LES TINA, DOROTHY, 1917-2003


Teacher, writer. Born– October 7, 1917, Chicago, Ill. Parents– Frank James and Emmie (Faulkenberg) Les Tina. Married– Frederik Pohl, 1945. Married– Richmond E. Johnson, August 9, 1952. Education– San Diego State Teachers College; Army Officer’s Candidate School; New School for Social Research. Taught elementary level and adult classes in psychical research and creative writing; Women’s Army Corps, 1943-45, serving as a public relations officer on several posts, including Fort Rucker, Ala.  Died December 11, 2003.


Who’s Who of American Women, 1972.


Alaska; a Book to Begin On. New York; Holt, 1962.

April Fool’s Day. New York; Follett, 1969.

The Barrier. New York; Rinehart, 1950.

Flag Day. New York; Crowell, 1965.

Icicles on the Roof. London; Abelard Schuman, 1961.

May Day. New York; Crowell, 1967.

Occupation Housewife; a Novel. New York; Morrow, 1947.