Newark Sunday Call Columns

Starting in April 1926, a series of columns on business and professional women in New Jersey ran in the Newark Sunday Call. Most of the columns were written by Dorothea Wingert. So far at least 82 (80 numbered columns and 2 that had repeat numbers) columns have been found, through Dec 1927.

DateSubjectTownJob
April 10, 1926Ada SwannNewarkHome Economics Director at Public Service
April 25, 1926Edith YoungNewarkArtist, art school
May 2, 1926Charlotte KrollNewarkArtist
May 9, 1926Catherine ComptonSummitBlacksmith Shop
May 16, 1926Grace Kellogg GriffithHillsideAuthor
May 23, 1926Martha F. KunstNewark &
Ocean Grove
Realtor
May 30, 1926Anne C. BenedictNewarkSinger
Jun 6, 1926Bess L SchwitzgableNewarkStenography Business
Jun 13, 1926Luella SeagerNewarkSupervisor, Normal School
Jun 20, 1926Clara F. NolanNewarkUndertaker
Jun 27, 1926Luna E. Bigelow NewarkRuns Summer Camp
Jul 4, 1926Griselda EllisNewarkRuns Girls Vocational School
Jul 11, 1926Genevieve GordonNewarkRuns Education Dept at Bamberger’s
Jul 18, 1926Beatrice WinserNewarkHead of Library
Jul 25, 1926Frances H. HaireE OrangeDirector of Recreation
Aug 1, 1926Marguerite KnoxGlen RidgeSells bonds
Aug 8, 1926Lillian M. GilbrethMontclairEngineer
Aug 15, 1926Mae RawsonAsbury ParkBank Official
Aug 22, 1926Carrie StroudAsbury ParkOwns Hostelry
Aug 29, 1926Mrs. Bruce S KeaterAsbury ParkDirects singers
Sep 5, 1926Ella UphamAsbury ParkEye and ear specialist (doctor)
Sep 12, 1926Elizabeth MaertinsNewark
(from Boston)
Physical Director, YWCA
Sep 19, 1926Susan M. SuttonAsbury ParkOwns LeMaistre store
Sep 26, 1926Grace E. ColvinE. OrangeOverseer of the poor
Oct 3, 1926Lillian CookRoselandSells honey
Oct 10, 1926Caryl Bensel WildrickNutleySinger, designer, shopkeeper
Oct 17, 1926Elizabeth S LewisNewark (from Buffalo)Freshman Law School
Oct 24, 1926Janet MacRorieNewarkAd writer, newswoman
Oct 31, 1926Dr. Mabel F. ThomasNewarkDentist
Nov 7, 1926Vera C. NolanNewarkSecretary of NJ Automobile and Motor Club
Nov 14, 1926Mrs. Clayton D. LeeMaplewoodHead of women’s dept Home Title Guarantee Company
Nov 21, 1926Mrs. Henry W. WhippleCranfordAdvertising
Nov 30, 1926Lucille BethelNewark (from Ohio)Singer, choir director
Dec 5, 1926Viola Dey HallidayRahway?NJ League of Women Voters Secretary
Dec 12, 1926Dr. Vera SchectmanNewarkDoctor
Dec 19, 1926Irene Rutherford O’CrowleyNewark /HighlandsLawyer
Dec 26, 1926Winifred Young CornishNutleyPianist
Jan 2, 1927Margaret V. DiejerBellevilleLithographing Firm
Jan 9, 1927Alma C. MitchillNewarkPSE&G Librarian
Jan 16, 1927Mary PattisonRahwayScientific homemaker, Interior design
Jan 23, 1927Ruth O. PearsonE. OrangeIn charge of laboratory Health Dept
Jan 30, 1927May PageKearnyDirects phone girls at Western Electric
Feb 13, 1927Delight Sweeney TrimpleWestfieldArchitect
Feb 20, 1927Dorothy WalworthMaplewoodAuthor
Feb 27, 1927Mrs. M Ford WeissNewarkRealtor
Mar 6, 1927Hildegarde HallidayNutley etc.Actress
Mar 13, 1927Sara V. DunnEast NewarkAssistant Prosecutor
Mar 20, 1927Emma K. CihlarNewarkTrains workers Kresge’s
Mar 27, 1927Lydia M. SchmidtNewarkRuns jewelry company, “Conery”
Apr 3, 1927Elsa RehmannNewarkLandscape architect
Apr 10, 1927Antoinette Perrett NewarkPhotographer, writer
Apr 17, 1927Lillian EddyWest OrangeLighting expert
Apr 24, 1927Mrs. Farrington SmithElizabethMusic and bridge teacher
May 1, 1927Eleanor E HamiltonNewarkSuperintendent Presbyterian Hospital
May 8, 1927Dorothy PalmerNewarkRan dance school
May 15, 1927Ruth BrederNewark, later other placesScientist
May 21, 1927Majorie SweetNewarkBond saleswoman
May 29, 1927Mrs. Ernest A PyeNewark (briefly)Makes bicycle racing tires
Jun 5, 1927Elizabeth MieleNewarkPlaywright, producr
Jun 12, 1927Florence Weston BlissE. OrangeBroker
Jun 19, 1927Ella A. CoughlanOrangeMedical inspector
Jun 26, 1927Zieta M. DaleyWorks NYAdvertising manager
Jul 3, 1927Margaret Craig PharesTrentonArtist, illustrator
Jul 12, 1927Mrs. Augusta E. RhineCaldwellDog breeder
Jul 19, 1927Dorothea RidlerNewarkArtist
Jul 26, 1927Mary BiorenAsbury ParkOwns hotels
Jul 3, 1927Mrs. Sarah Calwell ToddBay HeadManages Bay Head Hotel
Aug 14, 1927Laura J TerryGlen RidgeTea room owner
Aug 28, 1927Mary ScudderBelmarDesigns and sells furniture
Sept 11, 1927Lillian W LeverBrielleOwns Ye Medieval Shop
Sept 18, 1927Elizabeth M. Duffield & Mabel HoweNewarkBookstore owners
Oct 2, 1927Bertha W. WoodruffHillsideCreates clothing patterns
Oct 9, 1927Josephine Z RineCaldwellWrites technical articles on dogs
Oct 16, 1927Mrs. Carey Woodward HartCliftonFarmer
Oct 23, 1927Florence L. HainesNewarkRan music department, assemblywoman
Oct 30, 1927Grace MacGilvrayClintonDahlia business
Nov 6, 1927Laura VailElizabethEstablished school
Nov 13, 1927Rita KrausNewark“Beauty doctor”
Nov 20, 1927Ruth BambergerNewarkArtist
Nov 27, 1927Margaret E. FawcettOranges, NewarkSupervisor, Bell Telephone Company
Dec 4, 1927Maud E. JohnsonNewarkLibrarian, New Jersey Historical Society
Dec 18, 1927Mrs. John MayerNewarkRuns travel and insurance business