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Charles James Haines

Charles James Haines, business executive. Fellow American Institute Scientists; member American Institute Chem Engineers, American Chemical Society, Tau Beta Pi, Alpha Chi Sigma, Phi Kappa Psi.

Background

  • Haines, Charles James was born on October 6, 1896 in Thomas, Oklahoma, United States. Son of James and Mary Frances (Spotts) Haines.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University Missouri, 1917.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Heather (Mistress W. E. Richmond, Junior). Superintendent American Cotton Oil Corporation, Chicago, 1917-1920. Superintendent Electrox Company, Peoria, Illinois, 1920-1923.

      Executive National Cylinder Gas Company (name changed to Chemetron Corporation, 1958), Chicago, 1923-1972, director, 1934-1972. President, 1937-1960, Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, 1960-1967, Chairman, board directors, 1967-1970, honorary Chairman of the Board, 1970-1972.

    Membership

    Fellow American Institute Scientists. Member American Institute Chem Engineers, American Chemical Society, Tau Beta Pi, Alpha Chi Sigma, Phi Kappa Psi. Clubs: Chicago, University (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Marguerite Fralick, January 18, 1936.
    • father: James Haines
    • mother: Mary Frances (Spotts) Haines
    • spouse: Marguerite Fralick
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    Born October 6, 1896
    Died February 17, 1979
    (aged 82)
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