Bachelor, Southern Methodist University, 1924. Master of Arts, University Missouri, 1940.
Stenographer, Crawford & Crawford, Childress, 1920-1924; from stenographer to professor journalism, Texas Technology U., Lubbock, 1928-1963; associate professor emeritus, Texas Technology U., Lubbock, 1964.
(Edited By Irving A. Falk.)
Active community planning council. Teacher St. John's United Methodist Church. President Methodist Auxiliary, 1967-1968.
Member Lubbock Women's Club (life, president 1949-1950), American Association of University Women (president Lubbock branch), Junior 20th Century Study Club (past president), University Women's Club (president 1959-1960), Theta Sigma Phi, Sigma Kappa Alumnae (past president).
Married James George Allen, June 30, 1928. 1 child, James Crawford.