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Margaret Scherf Beebe
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1908
Marion County
West Virginia, USA
Death: May 12, 1979
Montana, USA

Secretary to the Naval Inspector at the Bethlehem Steel Shipyard in Brooklyn during World War II.

Worked from 1932-1934 for the Camp Fire Girls national magazine.

Her first novel, The Corpse Grows a Beard, was published by Putnam in 1940.

Published 27 novels, 26 of which were mysteries.

She also wrote a volume in the Nancy Drew series, The Secret of the Wooden Lady.

In 1965, at the age of 57, she married Perry E. Beebe. Perry died in 1975.

She attended Antioch College (1925-1928) in Yellow Springs, Ohio, near Dayton.

On May 12, 1979, she was struck and killed by a drunk driver south of Kalispell, Montana.

Above info from contributor #47477171 
Family links: 
  Miriam Fisher Scherf (1888 - 1976)
  Perry Elon Beebe (1902 - 1975)
Conrad Memorial Cemetery
Flathead County
Montana, USA
Created by: Carol S
Record added: Jun 27, 2012
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Margaret <i>Scherf</i> Beebe
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