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Nelson Paxton Dow, American writer, editor. Ruling elder Presbyterian Church, Clinton, South Carolina, 1981-1986. Member Southeastern Prepress Association (executive secretary, editor 1976). Lodges: Lions.

Background

Dow, Nelson Paxton was born on March 31, 1901 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of James and Lucinda Elizabeth (Dolen) Dow.

Education

Student, Texas Christian University Texas College Mines, 1919-1922.

Career

Executive vice president, Capper Engraving Company, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1929-1965;executive secretary, Southeastern Prepress Association, Clinton, South Carolina., since 1966;freelance writer, Clintonmagazine editor, Spotting the News, Clinton, since 1966.

Membership

Ruling elder Presbyterian Church, Clinton, South Carolina, 1981-1986. Member Southeastern Prepress Association (executive secretary, editor 1976). Lodges: Lions.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, golf, history.

Connections

Married Florence Rantin, September 12, 1924 (deceased). 1 child, Dana.

father:
James Dow

mother:
Lucinda Elizabeth (Dolen) Dow

spouse:
Florence Rantin

child:
Dana Dow