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Archie Alexander Ladshaw

Archie Alexander Ladshaw, American explosives company executive, brewery executive. Member of Texas Brewers Association (president, service certified), United States Brewers Association (director since 1968), Indiana Cattlemen's Association, Society Exploration Geophysicists, University Club (San Antonio), Plz. Club, Le Mirador Club (Vevey, Switzerland), Elks.

Background

  • Ladshaw, Archie Alexander was born on June 15, 1926 in Abbeville, South Carolina, United States. Son of William Henry and Lettie Wharey (King) Ladshaw.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Texas Christian University, 1951.

    Career

    • Party chief Geophysical Associates, Houston, 1953—1958. General manager Bud Walters, Inc., Farmington, New Mexico, 1958—1963. President, chief executive officer Ladshaw Explosives, Incorporated, New York Braunfels, Texas, since 1963.

      Chairman Ladshaw-Miller Development Company, Garden Ridge, since 1965. President, chairman Spoetzel Brewery, Shiner, Texas, since 1968. Director, vice president New Braunfels Savings & Loan, since 1973.

      Interviewee Oral History Collection, North Texas State University, 1980. Sergeant United States Army, 1945-1946.

    Membership

    Member of Texas Brewers Association (president, service certified), United States Brewers Association (director since 1968), Indiana Cattlemen's Association, Society Exploration Geophysicists, University Club (San Antonio), Plz. Club, Le Mirador Club (Vevey, Switzerland), Elks.

    Connections

    • Married June Theresa Kostash Ladshaw, September 19, 1954 (divorced July 1979). Children: John A., Theresa June, Andrea J.
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    • 1951
      Texas Christian University
    • 1953 - 1958
      Party chief Geophysical Associate, s
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1958 - 1963
      general manager, Bud Walters
      Farmington, Michigan, United States
    • 1963
      president, officer Ladshaw Explosives
      New Braunfels, Texas, United States
    • 1963
      chief executive, officer Ladshaw Explosives
      New Braunfels, Texas, United States
    • 1965
      chairman, Ladshaw-Miller Development Company
    • 1968
      president, Spoetzel Brewery
      Shiner, Texas, United States
    • 1968
      chairman, Spoetzel Brewery
      Shiner, Texas, United States
    • 1973
      director, New Braunfels Savings & Loan
    • 1973
      vice president, New Braunfels Savings & Loan
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