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Margaret Sally Keach, American writer, lecturer. Named Patriot of Year Kansas City chapter Sons of the American Revolution, 1973; recipient Headline award Washington, 1988.

Background

Keach, Margaret Sally was born on April 16, 1903 in Rolla, Missouri, United States. Daughter of John A. and Laura (Freeman) Sally.

Education

Student, Springfield Teachers College, 1921. Student, Missouri School Mines, 1924. Student, Kansas City University, 1930.

Career

Columnist, Johnson County Herald, Mission, KansasChairman of the Board, Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project, Mission, 1952-1991;founder, publ, Veterans Voices magazine, Mission, 1952-1991. Lecturer in field; board directors Menninger Foundation, Topeka, Kansas, University Mo.Kansas City.

Works

Membership

Founding member women's division Kansas City Museum, 1945-1990. Kansas adviser March of Dimes, 1955-1966. Trustee William Allen White Foundation, 1963-1991.

Board directors Kansas Mental Health Center, 1965-1966. Co-founder Soroptimist Club of Shawnee Mission, Kansas. Fellow International Institute Arts and Letters.

Member Women in Communications (national vice president 1953-1956, past area president), Woman's City Club.

Connections

Married A.V. Eulich, May 1, 1922 (deceased 1937). Children: Eric V., John F. Married John Russell Keach, April 1944.

father:
John A. Sally

mother:
Laura (Freeman) Sally

spouse:
A.V. Eulich

spouse:
John Russell Keach

child:
Eric V. Keach

child:
John F. Keach