Winston Phelps, (July 10, 1907 in Melrose, Massachusetts – November 1988),[1][2] of Ridgewood, New Jersey, was a member of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1926-1927 and the 1928-1929 seasons. A third year during the 1928-1929 season, he was also a member of Delta Upsilon and was on the lacrosse squad in 1928.[3]

Phelps was a journalist, employed in 1942 by the Providence Journal in Providence, Rhode Island. In 1931 he was awarded a Pulitzer Traveling Scholarship.[4]

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  1. "Winston Phelps". U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Ancestry.com). https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?dbid=2238&h=269549897&indiv=try&o_vc=Record:OtherRecord&rhSource=3693. Retrieved 2021-01-23. 
  2. "Winston Phelps". US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (Ancestry.com). https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=3693&h=48718964&ssrc=pt&tid=12347330&pid=360082464950&usePUB=true. Retrieved 2021-01-23. 
  3. Corks and Curls. 1929. p. 112. 
  4. "Former Record Writer Wins Pulitzer Prize". The Record (Hackensack, NJ): p. 1. 1931-04-28. https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/489958563/. Retrieved 2021-01-23. 
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