Edward Hamblin Ahrens, American publisher. Recipient commendations for war emergency cooperation from American Red Cross, O.C.D., West Palm Beach, W.F.A., O.W.I., O.P.A., United States depts of agriculture, health and welfare services, War Advertising Council. Member paper advisory committee West Palm Beach; member Metropolitan Junior Achievement; Member S.A.R.
1 son, Doctor Edward Hamblin. Began as salesman Dodge Manufacturing Company, Chicago, 1906. With A. W. Shaw Company, 1909-1921.
Member advertisers service bureau, Chicago, 1909-1911, advertising manager Factory Magazine, 1911-1916, manager Factory Magazine, 1916-1917, eastern advertising director of the company, 1917-1921. President and director Ahrens Publishing Company, New York, New York, since organization, 1921, also president and director 4 subsidiary companies.
Born March 25, 1884