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Clinton Browning Petry

Clinton Browning Petry, American publisher, association executive. With United States Air Force, 1943.

Background

  • Petry, Clinton Browning was born on April 28, 1921 in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. Son of John William and Bessie May (DeVaughn) Petry.

  • Education

    • Student, University Maryland, 1985.

    Career

    • President, public Clover Public Company, Washington, New York City, 1949-1976. Member staff Geophysical Laboratory Carnegie Institution, Washington, 1966-1976. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer National Supply Association, Washington, New York City, 1966-1986.

      Chief Executive Officer, executive director National Advertiser's Society Promoting Rational English, Washington, since 1984.

    Works

    • Editor in chief, public: (poetry) The Clover Collection of Verse, 24 vols., 1969-1976.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    With United States Air Force, 1943.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Chapman, September 2, 1940 (divorced December 1958). 1 child: Clinton Browning II. Married Dolores Mary Thomas, August 14, 1979.
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    • 1985
      University Maryland
    • 1949 - 1976
      President
      Washington, United States
    • 1966 - 1976
      member, staff Geophysical Laboratory Carnegie Institution
      Washington, United States
    • 1966 - 1986
      chairman, National Supply Association
      Washington, United States
    • 1966 - 1986
      Chief Executive Officer, National Supply Association
      Washington, United States
    • 1984
      Chief Executive Officer, director National Advertiser's Society Promoting Rational English
      Washington, United States
    • 1984
      executive, director National Advertiser's Society Promoting Rational English
      Washington, United States