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Victor Ray Shipp

Victor Ray Shipp was business executive. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross, Air medal. National advisory board American Security Council; active member Republican National Committee, Republican Senatorial Committee; charter member Republican Presidential Task Force; active member Republican Congressional Committee; Member of Senatorial. Club.


  • Shipp, Victor Ray was born on November 22, 1921 in Oklahoma City. Son of Ray and Pauline (Ballensky) Shipp.

  • Career

    • Owner, founder Star Printing Company, Oklahoma City, 1942, Victor R. Shipp Company, 1945—1949. Sales engineer American Type Founders, Inc., 1949. Production engineer Southern California Newspaper Production Committee, 1954.

      General manager Southwestern Press, Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1954—1959, management consultant engineer Greenville, South Carolina, 1959, Wichita Falls, Texas. Founder, chief operating officer Vic Shipp Typography, Inc., Oklahoma City, 1962—1973. Former secretary Creative Printers American.

      Public Ad Galley newsletter. Captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945, with Reserve, 1963.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    National advisory board American Security Council. Active member Republican National Committee, Republican Senatorial Committee. Charter member Republican Presidential Task Force.

    Active member Republican Congressional Committee. Member of Senatorial.


    • Married Wilma Fay Scott, September 27, 1948. Children: Donald Ray, Gerhardt A. Kratschmann, James M. Butler.
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    Born November 22, 1921
    • 1942
      Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1945 - 1949
    • 1949
      sales engineer, American Type Founders
    • 1954 - 1959
      general manager, Southwestern Press
      Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
    • 1954
      production engineer, Southern California Newspaper Production Committee
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