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poet , theatre equipment company executive

Howard Marvin Wolk, American poet, retired theatre equipment company executive. Member Boy Scouts of America; Member American Philatelic Society, Academy American Poets, Variety Club, International Society Poets.

Background

Wolk, Howard Marvin was born on April 20, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward H. and Adele (Marks) Wolk.

Education

Graduate, Wright Junior College, 1939.

Career

With, Edward H. Wolk, Inc., Chicago, 1939-1980;vice president, Edward H. Wolk, Inc., Chicago, 1950-1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to more than 60 poetry books including My Favorite Poems, Anthology of Verse, Search for the Soul, A Vision of Verse, Lyrical Voices, Our Worlds's Most Beloved Poems, World Poetry Anthology, Great American Poetry Anthology, American Poetry Anthology, Vols. 1 and 2, A Time to Be Free, Impressions, Peoples Bible '83-'84, New Poets One/Anthology, New Poets Three/Anthology, Select American Poetry, Volume 1, American Poetry Showcase, New Morning Anthology, Poets '88, Lyrical Voices, Dreams and Visions, Poems of the Century, Anthology of Midwestern Poetry, American Poetry Annual, National Poetry Anthology, Themes, Thoughts and Treasures, Volume 1, Satori, Volume 1, Tapestry of Word, A Composition on Verse, others, also poems have appeared in various magazines and papers including All Around the Editor's Desk, Black Creek Review magazine, Poetry magazine (California), Chicago Sheets, Lerner News, Canvas Quarterly, Reflections, Poetry Magic, Bristol House Review, Festival, Windsongs, Celebration of Poets, A Prism of Thoughts, The Isle of View, The Spirit of Song, Forever and a Day, Treasures, Keepsakes, Collections. Also chapters to books.

Membership

Member Boy Scouts of America. Member American Philatelic Society, Academy American Poets, Variety Club, International Society Poets.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing poetry, stamp collecting.

Connections

Married Sylvia Grade.

father:
Edward H. Wolk

mother:
Adele (Marks) Wolk

spouse:
Sylvia Grade.