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Ruth Beebe Hill, American Author, editors Member Daughters of the American Revolution (San Juan Islands chapter), National Writers (board directors), National PENWomen.

Background

Hill, Ruth Beebe was born on April 26, 1913 in Cleveland. Daughter of Herman C. and Flora M. (Frantz) Beebe.

Education

AB, Case Western Reserve University, 1935. Master of Arts, Case Western Reserve University, 1937. HHD (honorary), Oglethorpe University, 1993.

Career

Lecturer department geology, U. Mississippi, Oxford, 1937-1939;head bridal consultant, May Company, Denver, 1940-1941;head bridal consultant, Filene's, Boston, 1941-1943;founder, owner, Gull Hill Elementary School, New Orleans, 1946-1949;magazine columnist, Horse and Rider, Los Angeles, 1967-1968;freelance editor, lecturer, Los Angeles, since 1979. Lecturer Leigh Bureau, Los Angeles, 1979-1982.

Works

Membership

Member Daughters of the American Revolution (San Juan Islands chapter), National Writers (board directors), National PENWomen.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: censusing grizzlies, animal studies.

Connections

Married Borroughs R. Hill, October 17, 1940 (deceased 1982). 1 child, B. Reid.

father:
Herman C. Beebe

mother:
Flora M. (Frantz) Beebe

spouse:
Borroughs R. Hill

child:
B. Reid Hill