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Morris Myers Blair

Clergyman , educator

Morris Myers Blair, American educator, clergyman. Member American Statis, Association, American Economics Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Oklahoma Academy Science, Southwestern Social Science Association, Alpha Kappa Psi, Lambda Chi Alpha.; Member Christian Church (elder).

Background

Blair, Morris Myers was born on November 7, 1886 in Chanute, Kansas, United States. Son of John Franklin and Anna (Myers) Blair.

Education

Student Drake U., 1907-1909. Bachelor of Science, S.W. Missouri State College, 1928. A.M., U. Missouri, 1929.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1939.

Career

Ordained to ministry Christian (Disciples) Church, 1909. Pastor, Mesa, Arizona, 1910-1911, Birmingham, Alabama, 1912-1913, Russellville, Arkansas, 1914-1916, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1918-1920. Statistician Benjamin Franklin Goodrich & Company, Akron, O., 1916-1917, Merc.

Trust Company, Little Rock, 1918-1920. High school principal, Mount Judea, Arkansas, 1921-1926. Professor economics and statistics Oklahoma A. & M. College, 1930-1947, U. Tulsa since 1947.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Elementary Statistics, 1944. Christ, Christianity and Communism, 1950. Also articles.

Membership

Member American Statis, Association, American Economics Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Oklahoma Academy Science, Southwestern Social Science Association, Alpha Kappa Psi, Lambda Chi Alpha. Member Christian Church (elder).

Connections

Married Corinne Brown, December 27, 1916. Children: John Morris, Corinne Ann, Jane, David Rufus.

father:
John Franklin Blair

mother:
Anna (Myers) Blair

spouse:
Corinne Brown

child:
John Morris Blair

child:
Corinne Ann Blair

child:
Jane Blair

child:
David Rufus Blair