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Euclid M. Covington

Euclid M. Covington, American publishing executive. Served as Lieutenant AS, World War I.; Member Kappa Alpha.

Background

  • Covington, Euclid M. was born on July 8, 1893 in Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States. Son of Robert Wells and Wickliffe (Cooper) Covington.

  • Education

    • Student Stanford, 1910-1911, University of Virginia, 1911-1914.

    Career

    • Department Chicago Tribune, 1915-1919. Vice president Hopper Advertising Agency, New York City, 1921-1924. Eastern manager Chicago Herald Examiner, 1927-1930.

      Eastern manager This Week magazine, 1934-1948, advertising director, 1949-1954. Director United Newspapers Magazine Corporation, New York City, 1949-1964, president 1954-1960, chairman board, 1960-1964.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant AS, World War I. Member Kappa Alpha.; Clubs: Dutch Treat (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Ingersoll, July 7, 1934. Children: Sara Theresa, Mary Wickliffe, Advertising.
    • father: Robert Wells Covington
    • mother: Wickliffe (Cooper) Covington
    • spouse: Mary Ingersoll
    • children: Sara Theresa Covington
    • Mary Wickliffe Covington
    • Advt Covington
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    Died January 4, 1975
    (aged 81)
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