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Jay Northam Whipple

Jay Northam Whipple, American investment banker. member firm Bacon, Whipple & Company, investment securities, Chicago, 1926-1973; Served as Lieutenant (junior grade), on United States Ship Agamemnon, World War I.; Member 7th Federal Reserve District Victory Fund Committee, and National Committee on Securities Industry for War Finance; Member Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

  • Whipple, Jay Northam was born on July 28, 1897 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Arthur Jay and Myrtle (Northam) Whipple.

  • Education

    • Graduate Phillips Exeter Academy, 1915. Student Yale University, 1915-1917.

    Career

    • With Chicago Trust Company, 1919-1926. Member firm Bacon, Whipple & Company, investment securities, Chicago, 1926-1973. President Investment Bankers Association of America, 1942-1943.

    Membership

    Member firm Bacon, Whipple & Company, investment securities, Chicago, 1926-1973. Served as Lieutenant (junior grade), on United States Ship Agamemnon, World War I. Member 7th Federal Reserve District Victory Fund Committee, and National Committee on Securities Industry for War Finance.

    Member Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: University, Chicago, Commercial, Attic, Shoreacres, Old Elm, Onwentsia.

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie Cox, January 17, 1925 (divorced).; married Hollis Letts McLaughlin, April. Children: Margaret Cox, (Mistress.
    • father: Arthur Jay Whipple
    • mother: Myrtle (Northam) Whipple
    • spouses: Marjorie Cox
    • Hollis Letts McLaughlin
    • children: Margaret Cox Whipple
    • (Mrs Whipple
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    Born July 28, 1897
    Died November 26, 1973
    (aged 76)
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