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Edwin Roy Albright

Edwin Roy Albright, business executive. Member Alabama National Guard, 1907; Member National Association Chain Drug Stores (vice president), Mobile Retail Druggists Council (president), Mobile County Welfare Board (chairman), Alabama Pharmaceutical Association (Vice-President), Mobile Chamber of Commerce (president from 1946).; Club: Rotary.

Background

  • Albright, Edwin Roy was born on December 25, 1887 in Lee County, Alabama, United States. Son of John Oswell and Jessie (Middleton) Albright.

  • Education

    • Graduate pharmacy, Alabama Pharmaceutical School, Mobile, Alabama, 1909.

    Career

    • Formed partnership with I. V. Wood as Albright & Wood Drug Store, Mobile, Alabama, November 1911, firm owns and operates 16 drug stores in Mobile and 1 in Meridian, Mississippi. President of firm from 1926. Treasurer Alabama Bridge Commission from 1936.

      Director Home Savings & Loan Association, Mobile, Alabama.

    Politics

    A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

    Membership

    Member Alabama National Guard, 1907. Member National Association Chain Drug Stores (vice president), Mobile Retail Druggists Council (president), Mobile County Welfare Board (chairman), Alabama Pharmaceutical Association (Vice-President), Mobile Chamber of Commerce (president from 1946). Club: Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Eleanor Druhan, January 15, 1913. Children: James Roy, John Oswell.
    • father: John Oswell Albright
    • mother: Jessie (Middleton) Albright
    • spouse: Eleanor Druhan
    • children: James Roy Albright
    • John Oswell Albright
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    Born December 25, 1887
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