Corpus ID: 70627190

Gerald Thorne, 1890-1975

  title={Gerald Thorne, 1890-1975},
  author={A. Taylor},
  journal={Journal of Nematology},
  • A. Taylor
  • Published 1975
  • Biology
  • Journal of Nematology
As he wrote in the Nematology News Letter [13(2):13-15], he left the home ranch in the Utah mountains in 1911 to become a school teacher. In 1915, he was herding sheep and studying to increase his teaching efficiency. He soon decided to attend the Utah Agricultural College at Logan where he studied under Dr. E. G. Titus and H. R. Hagan in the Department of Entomology and Zoology. In 1917, he said "Dr. Titus took me to a sugar beet field, pointed out an area where the beets had died or were… Expand