Fred Nils Eklund, Swedish advertising executive. Member International Order Good Templers, since 1922, secretary Central States Grand Lodge, 1933-1938, president, 1940-1941, 45-47, American national president, 1948-1951.; Member Chicago Swedish Christian Male Chorus, Swedish Christian Association Chicago.
Came to the United States, 1922, naturalized, 1943. Clerk, 1924-1928; toolmaker, 1940-1947. Draftsman Globe Company, Chicago, 1947-1949.
Assistant advertising manager Swedish American Tribune, Chicago, 1949-1951, advertising manager, since 1951.