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Arthur Eldridge Hall

Arthur Eldridge Hall, American newspaper executive. Certified Public Accountant, Illinois. Former mayor of Sea Ranch Lakes, Florida; Member Chicago Newspaper Publications Association (president), International Circulation Managers Association, American Legion, Masons, Tower Club, Mid-American Club, Carlin Club.

Background

  • Hall, Arthur Eldridge was born on October 22, 1898 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Ernest and Hettie Ann (Arthur) Hall.

  • Education

    • Student, United States Naval Academy, 1920.

    Career

    • Public accountant, 1920-1929. Auditor Chicago Daily News Inc., 1929-1931, controller, assistant treasurer, 1931-1941, circulation director, 1942-1952, general manager, vice president, treasurer, 1953-1959. General manager Chicago Daily News, 1959-1961.

      Executive vice president newspaper division, board directors Field Enterprises Inc.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Illinois.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Former mayor of Sea Ranch Lakes, Florida. Member Chicago Newspaper Publications Association (president), International Circulation Managers Association, American Legion, Masons, Tower Club, Mid-American Club, Carlin Club.

    Connections

    • Married Evalyn Young, September 19, 1919. 1 son, Richard Eldridge.
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    Born October 22, 1898
    Died March 22, 1987
    (aged 88)
    • 1920
      United States Naval Academy
    • 1920 - 1929
      Public accountant
    • 1959 - 1961
      general manager, Chicago Daily News
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