Jay S. Stowell (Jay Samuel), 1883-1966
Jay S. Stowell (1883-1966) was born in Orwell, N. Y. He attended Oberlin College, Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University, and Wisconsin State. He wrote numerous books concerning religious matters, as well as several books about education and Mexican-Americans. He was a prominent member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and he served as its Director of Promotion and Publicity of the Board of Home Mission and Church Extension.