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Lorry Robbins Northrup

Lorry Robbins Northrup, American public relations executive. Recipient Arthor Olaf Andersen gold medal musical composition, American Conservatory Music, Chicago, 1923. Member Alpha Delta Phi.


  • Northrup, Lorry Robbins was born on March 29, 1890 in Iola, Kansas, United States. Son of Frank A. and Alice Maude (Robbins) Northrup.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy Chicago, 1912.


    • 1 daughter, Alice (Mistress H. E. Stanard). Merchandising bureau Chicago Tribune, 1913-1915. Sales research Crowell Public Company, 1915-1918.

      Director research Erwin Wasey, Ruthrauff & Ryan, Inc., Chicago, 1918-1940, general manager Chicago office, 1940-1957, executive vice president, 1957-1964. Publicity director Community Fund, 1939, American Red Cross, 1949, 60.


    Member Alpha Delta Phi. Clubs: Chicago, Tavern (Chicago.


    • Married Charlotte Smith, November 7, 1914.
    • father: Frank A. Northrup
    • mother: Alice Maude (Robbins) Northrup
    • spouse: Charlotte Smith
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    Born March 29, 1890