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Helen Cook Jones, American Writer, prose, fiction, non-fiction ( art: literature)author.

Background

Jones, Helen Cook was born on January 17, 1917 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Daughter of Clyde W. and Carrie May (Morrish) Cook.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1938. Postgraduate, University California, Berkeley, 1938—1939.

Career

Teacher, Hollywood High School (California), 1939-1942, Pleasant Hill Intermediate School District (California), 1953-1954.

Works

Membership

Member University California Faculty Wives Foreign Student Committee, Berkeley, 1970—1980. Board directors American Council Drug Abuse, New York City, since 1978. Member advisory board Parents Who Care, Palo Alto, California, since 1981.

Contributing editor Committees of Corresponding, New York City, since 1982. Member of Californians for Drug-free Youth, Parent Resources and Information on Drug Education, National Federation Parents for a Drug Free Youth, Claremont Book Club (Berkeley, California), Berkeley City Club (board directors 1981, since 1984).

Connections

Married Hardin Blair Jones, March 17, 1940 (deceased February 1978). Children: Carolyn, Hardin, Nancy, Mark.

father:
Clyde W. Cook

mother:
Carrie May (Morrish) Cook

spouse:
Hardin Blair Jones

children:
Carolyn Jones

Hardin Jones

Nancy Jones

Mark Jones