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Arthur Prager

Arthur Prager, American utilities executive. Recipient Government citation for work with scrap drive, 1943. Member Southwestern Golf Association; Mason.


  • Prager, Arthur was born on September 13, 1890 in Trinidad, Colorado, United States. Son of Phillip and Fannie (Michels) Prager.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the high school.


    • Accountant, Trinidad Electric Transit Railway & Gas Company, 1907. Treasurer Deming (New Mexico) Ice & Electric Company, 1911. Treasurer Albuquerque Gas & Electric Company, 1911-1914.

      General manager, 1919-1935, general manager, president, 1935-1947. Treasurer Springfield (Missouri) Gas & Electric Company, 1914-1917. President Public Service Company New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1947-1955, Chairman of the Board, from 1955, chairman of the executive committee, from 1966, vice-president, director Pubco Petroleum, Inc.

      Director Federal Light & Traction Company, Stonewall Electric Company President Rocky Mountain Electric League.


    Member Southwestern Golf Association. Mason.; Clubs: Elks, Rotary, Albuquerque Country (president emeritus).


    • Married Gertrude Conway, December 27, 1923.
    • father: Phillip Prager
    • mother: Fannie (Michels) Prager
    • spouse: Gertrude Conway
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    Born September 13, 1890