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Roger Lytle Wensley

Roger Lytle Wensley, American advertising executive. Member of the Columbia engineering Council, Delta Upsilon, Theta Tau, Alpha Delta Sigma.

Background

  • Wensley, Roger Lytle was born on October 31, 1894 in Brooklyn. Son of Robert Lytle and Antoinette Weekes (Booth) Wensley.

  • Education

    • Engineer of Mines, Columbia School Mines, New York City, 1916.

    Career

    • Mining engineer, 1916-1920. With G. M. Basford Company. New York City, since 1920, president, 1925-1949, director, since 1925, chairman of the executive committee since 1949.

      Director Franklin H. Johnson, Inc., Staten Island Oil Corporation, Franklin Balmar Corporation, John Price Jones Company. Principal consultant of the machinery section O.P.A., 1940-1941, executive secretary independent steel and iron producers committee on scrap, 1937-1940.

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member of the Columbia engineering Council, Delta Upsilon, Theta Tau, Alpha Delta Sigma. Clubs: Anglers, University, New York Athletic (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Isabelle Harvey, October 5, 1938.
    • father: Robert Lytle Wensley
    • mother: Antoinette Weekes (Booth) Wensley
    • spouse: Isabelle Harvey
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    Born October 31, 1894
    Died October 23, 1967
    (aged 72)
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