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Mary Elizabeth Morris, American author, editor, columnist. Member Theta Sigma Phi.

Background

Morris, Mary Elizabeth was born on March 2, 1913 in Ironton, Ohio, United States. Daughter of J. Boyd and Elizabeth (Jones) Davis.

Education

Student, Ohio State University, 1930-1934.

Career

Editor, Northern Star, Columbus, Ohio., summers 1930-1931;editor, Ohio Republican Woman, 1930-1932;reporter, Columbus Citizen, 1931-1934;free lance writer, editor, 1934-1941;founder labor section, American Red Cross, Washington, 1941;chief, American Red Cross, 1941-1945.

Works

Membership

Member Theta Sigma Phi.

Connections

Married Donald McLeod Pond, December 10, 1934. Married William Morris, February 8, 1947. Children: Ann Elizabeth (Mistress Paul S. Downie), Susan Jane, John Boyd, William Frazer, Mary Elizabeth, Evan Nathanael.

father:
J. Boyd Davis

mother:
Elizabeth (Jones) Davis

spouses:
Donald McLeod Pond

William Morris

children:
Ann Elizabeth Morris (Mistress Paul S. Downie)

Susan Jane Morris

John Boyd Morris

William Frazer Morris

Mary Elizabeth Morris

Evan Nathanael Morris