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Reginald Hugh Zalles

Reginald Hugh Zalles, American organization executive, writer. Decorated Bronze Star, Purple Heart. Served to captain infantry, Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Member Retired Officers Association Beta Kappa, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

  • Zalles, Reginald Hugh was born on December 20, 1910 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Jorje and Arcadia (Calderon) Zalles.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, William College, 1932. Master of Arts in Economics, Harvard, 1948. Faculty Henry George School Social Sciences, New York City and Boston, 1935-1940.

      Director Free Market Institute, Boston, 1939-1940. Director Massachusetts council Chief Information Officer, 1949-1951. Executive secretary Massachusetts chapter Americans for Democratic Action, 1949-1951, chairman Boston chapter, 1950, Montgomery County, Maryland. chapter, 1955, Washington chapter, 1959, nat. executive secretary, 1951-1954, secretary nat. board, 1956-1963, treasurer, 1963-1968.

      Free-lance writer, 1955-1980. Democratic precinct chairman, Bethesda, Maryland. Vice chairman Western Suburban Democratic Club Montgomery County.

      Member Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee, since 1966, treasurer, 1966-1968. Delegate Democratic National Convention, 1968. Trustee Montgomery County Art Center.

      Board of directors Suburban Maryland. Fair Housing, Inc.

    Career

    • Director Free Market Institute, Boston, 1939-1940. Director Massachusetts council Chief Information Officer, 1949-1951. Delegate Dem; Officers Association Beta Kappa, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

    Works

    • Author: (play) Cristophe, 1959.

    Membership

    Served to captain infantry, Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member Retired Officers Association Beta Kappa, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

    Connections

    • father: Jorje Zalles
    • mother: Arcadia (Calderon) Zalles
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    Born December 20, 1910
    Died January 11, 1980
    (aged 69)
    Nationality

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