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Russell Law

Russell Law, American advertising.


  • Law, Russell was born on January 9, 1882 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles Henry and Fannie Burnet (Resor) Law.

  • Education

    • Educated Lawrenceville (New Jersey) School.


    • Banking, Cincinnati, 1898-1901. Newspaper work on The Wall Street Journal, 1911-1914. Started own advertising business under name of Russell Law, New York, 1914.

      Merged with Rudolph Guenther, 1919, to form Rudolph Guenther-Russell Law, Inc. Merged with Albert Frank & Company, September 2, 1932, and named changed to Albert Frank-Guenther Law, Inc. Chairman of the executive committee Albert Frank-Guenther Law, Inc., 1932-1940, chairman of board since 1940.

      Home: 26 E. 63d St. Office: 131 Cedar St., New York, New York.


    • Married Florence Gilson, July 20, 1907.
    • father: Charles Henry Law
    • mother: Fannie Burnet (Resor) Law
    • spouse: Florence Gilson
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    Born January 9, 1882
    Died December 22, 1942
    (aged 60)