Book
Dutch

Single malt whisky : alle informatie voor de liefhebber

Helen Arthur (author)

Single malt whisky : alle informatie voor de liefhebber

Subject
Whisky
Title
Single malt whisky : alle informatie voor de liefhebber
Author
Helen Arthur
Language
Dutch
Original title
The single malt whisky companion
Publisher
Hedel: Librero, 1998
256 p. : ill.
ISBN
90-5764-002-3

About Helen Arthur

Helen Arthur (March 29, 1879 – December 9, 1939) was a theatre manager, known for managing the Neighborhood Playhouse for thirteen seasons (1915–1927). Arthur was the manager of several notable actors, including Ruth Draper.

Early life and education

Helen Jean Arthur was born March 29, 1879 in Lancaster, Wisconsin to Lemuel John Arthur (a lawyer) and Mary Emma Ziegler Arthur. She attended Evanston Township High School, followed by a year at Northwestern University (1897–1898), and received a Bachelor of Law degree from New York University in 1901. Supposedly she was the first woman to try a criminal case in New York State. During her time in law practice she co-authored the handbook "Domestic Employment: A Handbook" which sought to explain applicable laws to an area which was subject to abuse.

Theater

Helen Arthur's legal work brought her into contact with Lillian Wald of …Read more on Wikipedia