Helen Wismer Thurber Edit Profile
Helen Thurber attended Mt. Holyoke College.
Mrs. Thurber was an editor in New York City during the 1930s. She later assisted her husband James Thurber with proofreading and editing duties and helped finish drawings as his eyesight deteriorated. She also was a member of the board of Thurber House literary arts center, Columbus, OH.
He was a consultant to the 1960 Broadway production "A Thurber Carnival."
Helen Thurber married James Thurber, a cartoonist and humorist, who was born in 1935.
DiedDecember 22, 1986 (aged 84)
Resting placeNorth Cornwall Cemetery, Cornwall, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States