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Paul Matthew Shellhouse, American writer. Recipient golf trophy C-Flight 5 and Up Tourney, 1981, 1st place in color photograph Morning Sun Newspaper Photography Contest, 1982, 1st place in color scenery photograph Morning Sun Newspaper Photography Contest, 1982. Chairman Timothy Road Home Owners Association, Clark County; active in getting lights put on intersection of the United States 69 North and K-57, 1985-1988. Member Pi Kappa Delta.

Background

Shellhouse, Paul Matthew was born on April 8, 1908 in Pekin, Illinois, United States. Son of Charles and Elizabeth (Schrieber) Shellhouse.

Education

Bachelor in Theo., Northern Baptist Theo. Seminar, 1943; Master of Arts, Bradley University, 1950.

Career

Messenger Western Union Telegraph Company, Pekin, Illinois, 1924. Assistant manager F.W. Woolworth Company, 1925. With Little Star Dry Cleaning, 1926, Tazewell Bottling Company, Pekin, 1927.

Dock worker Oakland-Pontiac Company, Pontiac, Michigan, 1928. Saddle maker Pekin Leather Products Company, 1928-1929. Technician Kraus Dental Lab, Peoria, Illinois, 1930-1936, Austenal Company, Chicago, 1936-1943.

Pastor Baptist Church, Parker and Viborg, South Dakota, 1943-1945, Pittsfield, Illinois, 1945-1947, Marion, Kansas, 1952-1953. Graduate assistant Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois, 1948-1950, faculty advisor for Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, 1948-1950. Teacher public speaking, coach freshman debate team Wheaton (Illinois) College, 1950-1951.

Technical service and sales representative Howmet Corporation, Chicago, 1953-1954, Howmedica, Inc. Dental Division (formerly Howmet Corporation), Chicago, 1954-1972, manager product sales. Retired Pfizbr, Inc. (formerly Howmedica, Inc.

Dental Division), 1972. Teacher of speech and salesmanship Clark County Technology School, Athens, Georgia, 1973. Lecturer on partial dentures metal frameswork construction Midwest Association of Dental Laboratories, Missouri, 1973.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (short story) Joyful Memories of Christmas Long Ago, 1985.

Membership

Chairman Timothy Road Home Owners Association, Clark County. Active in getting lights put on intersection of the United States 69 North and K-57, 1985-1988. Member Pi Kappa Delta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Yard work, bird feeding, watching, travelling with my wife and dog.

Connections

Married Henryette Wilmeth Hopkins, June 30, 1935.

father:
Charles Shellhouse

mother:
Elizabeth (Schrieber) Shellhouse

spouse:
Henryette Wilmeth Hopkins