Who's Who in Dallas County, Iowa, 1940
CHAPLER, MRS ELINOR G
Poet & Homemaker; b Tulsa, Okla Jan 19, 1910; d of Nold Wagner Groh-Gertrude Utley; ed Little Rock Ark HS 1927; Little Rock Ark Jr Coll; Coll of Ozarks, Clarksville Ark; U of Ark, Fayetteville Ark; m Keith Mendenhall Chapler June 5, 1930 Little Rock, Ark; past mbr staff Little Rock Pub Lib 6½ years; past assoc editor Horizons; past professional organist First Meth Ch, Little Rock Ark; first pres & orgr Dexter Womans Club, past VP; trustee Dexter lib bd since 1936; past secy Dallas-Guthrie Co Med Aux; author Growing Heritage book of poems 1937; contributor to anthologies; Modern American Poetry, Cornwall House Anthology, Iowa Poets, Flame on the Hills, Paebar Anthology of Verse, Contemporary American Women Poets, American Women Poets, Christmas Lyrics of 1937, American Singing, Who's Who Among Prairie Poets, Eros, Music Unheard, North American Book of Verse, The Poetry Digest & many magazines & newspapers; listed in American Women, The Standard Biographical Dictionary of Notable Women; mbr Western Poetry League; PEO; Meth Ch; hobbies: music, books, spectacular sports; res. Dexter.
From Who's Who in Iowa, by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 338.
Transcribed by Conni McDaniel Hall, July 2014.
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