Dorsey Connors Forbes

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General Information

Name: Dorsey Connors Forbes

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction


Deceased: 2007 in Chicago, Illinois

Illinois Connection

Doresy Connors Forges wrote a helpful household hints column for the Chicago Sun-Times for many years as Doresy Connors.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dorsey Connors Forbes aspired to act on Broadway after she graduated from the University of Illinois. But her father, powerful state Sen. William J. Connors, wanted her back home in Chicago. She went on to become a local television and radio personality and for decades wrote a popular syndicated household advice column for the Chicago Sun-Times.

Published Works

  • Helpful Hints For Hurried Homemakers: Time and Money Saving Shortcuts, Bonus Books, 1988
  • Gadgets Galore!, Popular Mechanics Press, 1953
  • Save Time, Save Money, Save Yourself, Hawthorne Books, 1972

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Helpful Hints for Hurried Homemakers: Time and Money Saving Shortcuts

ISBN: 0933893531
Release Date: 1988-12

Find on World Cat

Save time, save money, save yourself

ASIN: B00005WR26
Release Date: 1972

Literary Awards

External Links

Dorsey Connors Forbes on WorldCat

Dorsey Connors Forbes on Amazon


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