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artist , writer

Mary Schweitzer Lalli, American writer, artist. Licensed teacher English. Recipient 125 art awards including Philadelphia Plastic Club, 1972, 73, 78, award of honor Institute Public Education, Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania, 1980. Member National League American Pen Women (1st vice president 1985-1989), DaVinci Art Alliance (secretary), Plastic Club (president, vice president), Chester County Art Association.

Background

Lalli, Mary Schweitzer was born on June 24, 1925 in Newark, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Clemence Sylvester and Ethel Ann (Deem) Schilling.

Education

Bachelor, Denison University, 1947.

Career

Teacher English,, Control Junior High, Newark, 1947-1948;professional artist, National Forum Professional Artists, Philadelphia, 1968-1975;director art shows,, Philadelphia, since 1968. Writer antique doll journal.

Achievements

  • Avocations: attending art shows, doll shows, classical music concerts, doing research. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Writer Doll Castle News, Doll Times, Doll Reader, Antique Doll World, Doll Collector's Price Guide, Doll World, since 1983. Photojournalist Doll Times. Columnist Doll Designs.

      Exhibited in show at Rotunda, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1999.

Membership

Member National League American Pen Women (1st vice president 1985-1989), DaVinci Art Alliance (secretary), Plastic Club (president, vice president), Chester County Art Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Attending art shows, doll shows, classical music concerts, doing research.

Connections

Married Francis Edward Schweitzer, August 23, 1947 (divorced October 1974). Children: Dale Francis, Darrell Charles, David Edward. Married Joseph G. Lalli, June 21, 1975.

father:
Clemence Sylvester Schilling

mother:
Ethel Ann (Deem) Schilling

spouses:
Francis Edward Schweitzer

Joseph G. Lalli

children:
Dale Francis Lalli

Darrell Charles Lalli

David Edward Lalli