Monogrammed Brick Stories
A.A. and Mary Lue Sewell
Submitted by Luann Sewell Waters
A. A. Sewell, b: 7-21-1912 in El Dorado, AR. d: 8-5-1985 in Hugo, OK. Buried in Hugo, OK. (see bio. of Mary Lue Sewell)
He was a member of Henry Iba's first basketball team at Oklahoma A & M.
BS degree in Animal Science 1935 (OAMC) and MS degree in Agri. Educ. 1957 (OSU) and was working on his doctorate.
Retired as extension (county) agent after more than 30 years. Was on the Board of Directors of OSU Alumni Assoc., a 32nd degree Mason and a Shriner. Moved to Hugo from Osage County in 1964. Started an Alcoholics Anon. chapter in Hugo that helped countless people. Was Santa Claus to thousands of children and adults for about 16 years.
A memorial scholarship for wildlife degree majors at OSU has been awarded in his name since 1986.