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Maurice B. Ogden Edit Profile

Minister , writer

Maurice B. Ogden was American minister, writer. Recipient O'Henry award for short stories, 1940.

Background

Ogden, Maurice B. was born on September 25, 1923 in Whizbang, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Arthur Omer Ogden and Hazel Mae Hartman.

Education

Bachelor in Letters and English, University Oklahoma, 1949.

Career

Freelance writer/editor, Oklahoma City, since 1945. Technical writer Paul Omohundro Company, Paramount, California, 1955—1960. Minister Unitarian Church Orange County, Anaheim.

Creative writing instructor Coastline Community College, Fountain Valley, California, 1983—1998, critical thinking instructor, California, 1983—1998. With United States Army Air Force, 1942-1943.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Hangman, poetry, fiction, drama, short stories.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, cryptograms, crossword puzzles, sailing.

Connections

Married Ruth Lair Arnold (divorced). 1 child Michael Arnold. Married Kathryn Louise Freeman, June 3, 1990.

father:
Arthur Omer Ogden

mother:
Hazel Mae Hartman

spouses:
Ruth Lair Arnold

Kathryn Louise Freeman

child:
Michael Arnold Ogden