Edward L. Mabry Book Manuscript, 1985-1988
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Brief Description:

Edward L. Mabry Book Manuscript, 2011-137-0, is the type written manuscript provided to B. Woodruff ( Woody) Clark, who was asked by the author to write the introduction to his tenth book of Saying, titled, Photo Finish.  Included is correspondance between the author and Mr. Clark regarding the writing of the introduction.

Edward L. Mabry (1898-1989) was the chief executive of Vick Chemical Co.  He was hired after graduating from high school in Greensboro, North Carolina in 1916.  He worked in accounting, sales, advertising.  He was named president in 1948, and chairman in 1957.  He retired in 1964.  He privately published 18 books of poetry and sayings.

B. Woodruff (Woody) Clark (1921-2005) was a sales manager for Lilac Hedges before becoming Post Master in Litchfield.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Record Series Number: 00/2011-137-0
Created by: Edward L. Mabry ((1898-1989)), Clark, B. Woodruff (1921-2005)
Volume: 3.0 Folders
Acquired: 08/11/2011.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Elsa H. Clark (Mrs B. Woodruff Clark)  Gift.
PreferredCitation: Edward L. Mabry Book Manuscript, (2011-137-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.