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Beardslee Bliss Merrill

Beardslee Bliss Merrill, American investment banker.


  • Merrill, Beardslee Bliss was born on August 26, 1904 in Kent, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Barrett Morris and Jessie Mae (Arment) Merrill.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, U. Idaho, 1928.


    • Security salesman Richards & Blum, Inc., investment bankers, Spokane, Washington, 1928-1936, assistant secretary-treasurer, 1926-1938. Vice president Richards, Merrill & Peterson, Inc., 1938-1958, president, since 1958.


    Member advising committee School Business Administration, U. Idaho, since 1956. Member National Association Security Dealers (district committee chairman 1935-1938, nat. Board of Governors 1941-1943), Investment Bankers Association American (chairman Pacific N.W. group 1955-1956, nat.

    Board of Governors 1958-1961), Alpha Kappa Epsilon (regional director, president Moscow, Ida, 1936-1956), Alpha Kappa Psi.


    • Married Helen Aitchison, September 6, 1930. Children: Martha Sue (Mistress.
    • father: Barrett Morris Merrill
    • mother: Jessie Mae (Arment) Merrill
    • spouse: Helen Aitchison
    • child: Martha Sue (Mrs Merrill
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    Born August 26, 1904
    Died September 24, 1962
    (aged 58)