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Publishing executive

Guy Wilson Jones, American publishing executive. Trustee Perrot Memorial Library., 1975—1976; Member of American Political Science Association, Modern Language Association, Association American Publications, New York Athletic Club.

Background

Jones, Guy Wilson was born on March 16, 1915 in White Mills, Kentucky, United States. Son of Guy Wilson and Beth (Duncan) Jones.

Education

Bachelor, Western Kentucky University, 1937. Master of Arts, North Texas University, 1941. Postgraduate, University Illinois, 1943.

Career

High School teacher, Sonora, Kentucky, 1937—1940. Faculty member University Illinois, 1941—1943. With Charles Scribners Sons, New York City, 1946—1972, director, college department, 1958—1960, vice president, 1960—1968, firm director, 1967—1972, senior vice president, head education division, 1968—1972.

Education adviser David McKay Company, 1972—1973. Academy consultant Franklin Watts Incorporated, New York York City, 1973—1977, vice president, 1977—1978, general manager, new viewpoints division. Public consultant, 1979—1984.

Served to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Membership

Trustee Perrot Memorial Library., 1975—1976. Member of American Political Science Association, Modern Language Association, Association American Publications, New York Athletic Club.

Connections

Married Suzanne Sanders, December 3, 1953. 1 child Pam Dorcas.

father:
Guy Wilson Jones

mother:
Beth (Duncan) Jones

spouse:
Suzanne Sanders

child:
Pam Dorcas Jones