JOHNSTONE, KATHLEEN YERGER, 1906-

Biography:

Dance teacher, writer. Born– August 19, 1906, Mobile, Ala. Parents– Arthur Warren and Kathleen Hughes (Williamson) Yerger. Married– Henry Inge Johnstone, June 24, 1930. Children– Three. Education– Mississippi State College for Women, B.A.; Columbia University; Denishawn School of Dance; Art Students League of New York. Taught dance at Lausanne School, Memphis, Tenn., 1928-1929; Arlington Hall, Arlington, Va., 1929-1930. Member; Board of the Mobile Public Library; Board of the Council of Social Agencies; Board of the Community Chest; American Malacological Union; Audubon Society; Alabama Ornithological Society; Historic Mobile Preservation Society; Friends of the Mobile Public Library; Junior League of Mobile; Colonial Dames.

Source:

Contemporary Authors, Vol. 9R.

Publication(s):

Collecting Seashells. New York; Grossett & Dunlap, 1970.

Sea Treasure; a Guide to Shell Collecting. Boston; Houghton Mifflin, 1957.