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Thelma Aileen Karg

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Thelma Aileen Karg, American writer. Recipient Editor's Choice award National Society Poets, 1992-1995. Member National Republican Congressional Committee, since 1993, senatorial committee; speaker ladies groups United Methodist; nurse's aid American Red Cross World War World War II; Member Christian Writers' (leader 1983-1995), Indiana State Teachers.

Background

Karg, Thelma Aileen was born on June 30, 1918 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Fred and Orpha Fern (Stewart) Crow.

Education

Master of Science, Indiana State University, 1937. Bachelor of Science, Taylor University, 1952.

Career

Secretary Harry N. Fine Attorney at Law, Crawfordsville, Indiana, 1937—1942. Office control clerk R.R. Donnellys & Sons Company, 1942—1943, Allisons General Motors, Indianapolis, 1943—1946. Accountants receivable Mid States Steel and Wire Company, 1943-1946.

Teacher Indiana State Teachers Association-National Education Association, Milwaukee, 1952-1955, ISTA-National Education Association, Crawfordsville, Indiana, 1955-1962, Evangelical United Brethren Church, Terre Haute, 1962-1965, Harrison, Ohio, 1968-1970, Perrysville Highland Elementary School, Perrysville, Indiana, 1970-1974, various schools, Danville, Illinois, 1975-1976, Shelbyville, Indiana, 1976-1982, Waldron, 1983-1995.

Works

  • Contributor article to professional journals and newspapers.

Membership

Member National Republican Congressional Committee, since 1993, senatorial committee. Speaker ladies groups United Methodist. Nurse's aid American Red Cross World War World War II.

Member Christian Writers' (leader 1983-1995), Indiana State Teachers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Symphonies, plays, reading, entertaining, flowers.

Connections

Married Henry Herbert Karg, August 18, 1944 (deceased June 1982). Children: Susan Marie Trissell, Karen Ann Weiss.