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consultant , lighting fixture designer

Velma Porter Earman, American lighting fixture designer, consultant. Campaign worker Dallas Republican Party.

Background

Earman, Velma Porter was born on July 31, 1910 in New Orleans. Daughter of Albert Arthur and Mabel (Long) Porter.

Education

Student, Southern Methodist University, 1928—1930. Student, Dallas Art Institute, 1930—1931.

Career

Private practice, Dallas, 1930—1933. Teacher art and Spanish language Dallas Public Schools, 1933—1936. Owner, contractor Hulsey Construction Company, Dallas, 1936—1957.

Owner, designer A.A. Porter Lighting Company, Inc., 1958—1985. Retired, 1985; private practice Dallas, since 1988. Consultant in field.

Membership

Campaign worker Dallas Republican Party.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Married John William Hulsey, February 18, 1933 (deceased 1957). Children: Carroll Joan, Gloria Faye. Married Clarence G. Earman, September 23, 1963.

father:
Albert Arthur Porter

mother:
Mabel (Long) Porter

spouse:
Clarence G. Earman

spouse:
John William Hulsey

child:
Carroll Joan Earman

child:
Gloria Faye Earman