Sabian Astrologer, Margaret Morrell


Margaret Morrell and Mathilde Shapiro were members of the Sabian Assembly that helped Marc Jones in writing and publishing his astrological works. There is alas no birth information on Miss Shapiro other than a portrait photo on Geni.com, maintained by her niece Roey. Miss Morrell’s birth data was collected by the late Lois Rodden herself. She was born on March 28 1906 at 6 am … Continue reading Sabian Astrologer, Margaret Morrell

Dr. Jones at the Wilmington Sabian Assembly!


John Dewey High School from the Encyclopedia of Educational Theory and Philosophy, ed. D.C. Phillips. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage 2014. Vol. 2. Pp. 455-458. The University of Chicago Laboratory School is one of the most distinguished pioneer schools of the progressive education movement. This entry discusses the history of the school, its purpose, and its teaching philosophy and methods.  Founded in November 1894 by John … Continue reading Dr. Jones at the Wilmington Sabian Assembly!

Marc Jones’s “Daylight” at the Empress


This press clipping comes from the Huntington, Indiana Herald Newspaper on November 11, 1914. It is rather ironic that the newspaper has the same name as the Huntington Motion Picture, Co. that released the silent. It is possible is that both were owned by the same company — it was legal at that time — but I could find little to support that notion. Continue reading Marc Jones’s “Daylight” at the Empress

Marc Jones’s “The Cowardly Way” at the Palace Theatre


Marc E. Jones’s “The Cowardly Way” was highlighted on page 9 of the Richmond Washington Palladium Newspaper. It was playing at the local Palace Theatre. Richmond is now a suburb of the Seattle-Redmond-Kirkland metropolis. We noticed that the film-wright got notable mention but not the director. We think that shows his pull for silent film goers. Richmond is 265 miles away from where Marc and … Continue reading Marc Jones’s “The Cowardly Way” at the Palace Theatre

Marc Edmund Jones’s Brochure for the Sabian Assembly


On Scribd Marc Edmund Jones’s brochure on what the Assembly offers in what we are calling Marc’s Columbia Brochure.  He and his wife Priscilla were living at 468 Riverside Drive in Morningside Heights, while he attended Columbia University for his doctoral work. The map below gives you an idea of the great view he had of the George Washington Bridge a few miles above and the … Continue reading Marc Edmund Jones’s Brochure for the Sabian Assembly

Ten words of Power by Jones & McClung


This is a compilation of Marc Jones thoughts from his Occult Philosophy beautifully arranged and illustrated by Elizabeth McClung — her husband, Kent McClung, is a well known astrologer in his own right and the inspired writer behind the Hyperion Symbols, his update to the Sabian Symbols, that you can order directly from him signed. Dip your toes into the Ten Words and become introduced … Continue reading Ten words of Power by Jones & McClung

Marc Jones – Point 15, The Probity of Pluto


No. 15 – Probity (Integrity) Pluto shows what is one’s integrity or probity.   Here the planet is in the sign of physical energy (Taurus), in the house of the home and end of life (fourth), on a degree (Taurus 7) of “awakening.” “I wonder if you will ever know how I love Sagamore Hill,” remarked Theodore Roosevelt to his wife on January 5th, 1919. And … Continue reading Marc Jones – Point 15, The Probity of Pluto