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Norman E. Bennett

Norman E. Bennett, American publisher. Past member at large Nassau County council Boy Scouts American; Past trustee Oceanside (New York ) Public Library. Served to lieutenant colonel, ordinary department Army of the United States, 1941-1945. Member of Laconia (New Hampshire) Country.

Background

  • Bennett, Norman E. was born on August 15, 1917 in Saugus, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Elmer A. and Mildred J. (Smith) Bennett.

  • Education

    • Student, New York University, 1940.

    Career

    • Director business relations, vice president National Better Business Bureau, 1946-1951. With P.F. Collier Incorporated, New York York City, 1951-1993, senior vice president, 1960-1965, president, 1965-1968, chairman board, 1968-1971. Vice president Crowell-Collier & MacMillan, Incorporated, New York York City, 1961-1967, senior vice president, 1968-1973.

      Chairman board Merit Students Encyclopedia, Inc., 1968-1971. President P.F. Collier Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1965-1968, chairman, 1968-1971. Chairman board Crowell International, 1970-1972.

    Membership

    Past member at large Nassau County council Boy Scouts American. Past trustee Oceanside (New York ) Public Library. Served to lieutenant colonel, ordinary department Army of the United States, 1941-1945.

    Member of Laconia (New Hampshire) Country.

    Connections

    • Married Eleanor Teel, December 3, 1942. Children: Roger, Jeffrey, Alison.
    • father: Elmer A. Bennett
    • mother: Mildred J. (Smith) Bennett
    • spouse: Eleanor Teel
    • children: Roger Bennett
    • Jeffrey Bennett
    • Alison Bennett
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    Died January 5, 1993
    (aged 75)
    Nationality
    • 1940
      New York University
    • 1946 - 1951
      Director, National Better Business Bureau
    • 1946 - 1951
      vice president, National Better Business Bureau
    • 1951 - 1993
      with P.F. Collier Incorporated
    • 1961 - 1967
      vice president, Crowell-Collier & MacMillan
    • 1965 - 1968
      president, P.F. Collier Limited
      Toronto, Ohio, United States
    • 1968 - 1971
      chairman, board Merit Students Encyclopedia
    • 1970 - 1972
      chairman, board Crowell International
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