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director , Producer , author

Harry Benjamin Whittington, American author, director, producer. Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member Mystery Writers Am (regional director 1952-1954), Authors Guild, Western Writers American.

Background

Whittington, Harry Benjamin was born on February 4, 1915 in Ocala, Florida, United States. Son of Harry Benjamin and Rosa Elizabeth (Hardee) Whittington.

Education

Student in English and humanities various colleges.

Career

Advertising copywriter, Griffith Advertising Agency assistant manager advertising-publicity, Capitol Theatre, St. Petersburg, Florida with, United States Post Office, St. Petersburg, 1934-1947. Lecturer colleges, seminars, conferences.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member Mystery Writers Am (regional director 1952-1954), Authors Guild, Western Writers American.

Connections

Married Kathryn Lavinia Odom, February 9, 1936. Children– Harriet Kathryn Whittington Beebe, Howard Hardee.

father:
Harry Benjamin Whittington

mother:
Rosa Elizabeth (Hardee) Whittington

spouse:
Kathryn Lavinia Odom

children:
Harriet Kathryn Whittington Beebe Whittington

Howard Hardee Whittington