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Luther Moss Cress

Luther Moss Cress, American fly fishing equipment executive. Served with United States Army, 1953-1954, Korea. Member National Science Teachers Association.

Background

  • Cress, Luther Moss was born on October 9, 1932 in Burning Springs, Kentucky, United States. Son of Oliver and Martha Delona (Hacker) Cress.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Colorado State University, 1953. Master of Arts, University Northern Colorado, 1958.

    Career

    • Science teacher Fort Lupton (Colorado) Junior and Senior High School, 1956-1960. Biology teacher Fairview High School, Boulder, Colorado, 1960-1976. President, chief executive officer CressCraft Company, Longmont, from 1986.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1953-1954, Korea. Member National Science Teachers Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Jean Rader, October 30, 1953. Children: Cynthia, Robert.
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    Born October 9, 1932
    Died August 16, 2003
    (aged 70)
    • 1953
      Colorado State University
    • 1958
      University No. Colorado
    • 1956 - 1960
      Science teacher, Fort Lupton (Colorado) Junior and Senior High School
    • 1960 - 1976
      biology teacher, Fairview High School
      Boulder, Colorado, United States