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Albert Coons

Albert Coons, American retail executive. member Executive Committee and merchandise counsellor for 14 stores, Hahn Department Stores, New York, since 1933; Served as sergeant 1st class, Advertising Educational Foundation, 1918-1919. Director Pennsylvania Retailers Association.

Background

  • Coons, Albert was born on November 11, 1890 in Du Bois, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Cosmar P. and Theresa (Schwarz) Coons.

  • Education

    • Student Central High School, Philadelphia, 1905-1908, Alexander Hamilton Institute, 1911.

    Career

    • 1 sen, Albert. Leather goods manufacturer and jobber, Coons Brothers, Philadelphia, 1907-1910. With Louis Samler, department store, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, 1910-1918, general manager, 1919-1929, part owner, 1919-1929. Director member Executive Committee and merchandise counsellor for 14 stores, Hahn Department Stores, New York, since 1933.

      Director Vice-President in charge of 16 stores, Allied Stores Corporation, New York, since 1934. Now president, director Lebanon County Trust Company. Director Lebanon Steel Foundry.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member Executive Committee and merchandise counsellor for 14 stores, Hahn Department Stores, New York, since 1933. Served as sergeant 1st class, Advertising Educational Foundation, 1918-1919. Director Pennsylvania Retailers Association.

    Clubs: Lebanon Country, Kiwanis (Lebanon).

    Connections

    • Married May Lisette Bochroch, January 14, 1920.
    • father: Cosmar P. Coons
    • mother: Theresa (Schwarz) Coons
    • spouse: May Lisette Bochroch
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    Born November 11, 1890
    Died August 25, 1959
    (aged 68)
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