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Walter Donald Pearson

Walter Donald Pearson, American editor, columnist. Decorated Bronze star, Croix de Guerre (France), Combat Infantry badge. With infantry United States Army, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

  • Pearson, Walter Donald was born on February 5, 1916 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States.

  • Education

    • Student, Dartmouth College, 1943.

    Career

    • Advertising salesman, 1935-1941. Securities broker Charles A. Day Company, Boston, 1947-1955. Founder, owner, manager First New England Securities Company, Inc., Southbridge, 1955-1971.

      Now owner, editor Pearson Investment Letter, Dover, Florida. Partner Pearson Capital Inc. Finance columnist World Intelligence Review, CDL Report, Nationalist Times.

      Free-lance columnist various publications. Finance advisor, investment manager.

    Works

    • Author: Investing for the Millions, 1990, Bridge Made Easy, 1995.

    Membership

    With infantry United States Army, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

    Connections

    • Son of Edgar C. and Edna (Scott) P. Divorced; children: Florence, Donald, Sharon. Married Elsa Swanson (deceased).

      1 child, Richard Scott.
    • father: Edgar C. Pearson
    • mother: Edna (Scott) Pearson
    • spouse: Elsa Swanson
    • children: Florence Pearson
    • Donald Pearson
    • Sharon Pearson
    • Richard Scott Pearson
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    Nationality
    • 1943
      Dartmouth College
    • 1935 - 1941
      Advertising salesman
    • 1947 - 1955
      securities broker, Charles A. Day Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1955 - 1971
      founder
      Southbridge, Massachusetts, United States
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