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SICKELS, EVELYN RAY: 1895-

Born in 1895, Evelyn Ray Sickels graduated from Shortridge High School ( Indianapolis ), Mount Holyoke College, and Carnegie Library School. She held library positions in the following locations: New York City public library system, three years; Rosenberg Library in Galveston, Texas, twoyears; extension division of Evansville Public Library, two years; and Emmerich Manual Training High School in Indianapolis, two years.

Miss Sickels joined the staff of Indianapolis Public Library as head of the school divisions in 1928, was appointed supervisor of work with children in 1943, became coordinator of children's services in 1957, and retired in 1958. She has edited anthologies of children's literature and has written short stories for children's magazines. In 1959 she was awarded the Grolier Society Award for outstanding contributions to reading for children and young people.

Information from Indiana State Library.

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