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Indiana authors and their books 1917-1966.
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ROSE, MERRITT DEVON: 1923-

The son of Don Carl and Minnie M. Airhart Rose, Merritt DeVon Rose was born on May 19, 1923, in Lebanon, Ind. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and received the A.B. degree in 1951 from Canterbury College. Rose was employed by the Shumate Printing Company, 1941-42, and Commercial Filters. He was associated with Hershel W. Weber in magazine writing and photography; was advertising manager of the MONROE COUNTY APPEAL (Paris, Mo.); and worked for other companies includung Eastman Kodak, Monsanto, and Frigidaire. In Indiana he engaged in publishing ventures beginning in 1963 and purchased the HOOSIER GRAPHIC (Thorntown) in 1969. His poetry has appeared in anthologies and periodicals.

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