Mary Gowing was Past President of the Women’s Advertising Club of London, and a Consultant to Mather & Crowther Limited, a member of ‘FIPA’. She worked on the ATS recruiting campaign with Hans Schleger and Ruth Gill, and reviewed the work of several other graphic designers.
Information collated from: Gowing, M., ‘The Creative Mind in Advertising: Ruth Gill’, Art and Industry, Vol. 63, No. 375, September 1957, pp.84-89. See also Designing Women (2012).
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Mass Communications Academic, @MMUBS. British Home Front Propaganda posters as researched for a PhD completed 2004. In 1997, unwittingly wrote the first history of the Keep Calm and Carry On poster, which she now follows with interest.