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Albert Coons

retail executive

Albert Coons, American retail executive. member Executive Committee and merchandise counsellor for 14 stores, Hahn Department Stores, New York, since 1933; Served as sergeant 1st class, Advertising Educational Foundation, 1918-1919. Director Pennsylvania Retailers Association.

Background

Coons, Albert was born on November 11, 1890 in Du Bois, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Cosmar P. and Theresa (Schwarz) Coons.

Education

Student Central High School, Philadelphia, 1905-1908, Alexander Hamilton Institute, 1911.

Career

1 sen, Albert. Leather goods manufacturer and jobber, Coons Brothers, Philadelphia, 1907-1910. With Louis Samler, department store, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, 1910-1918, general manager, 1919-1929, part owner, 1919-1929. Director member Executive Committee and merchandise counsellor for 14 stores, Hahn Department Stores, New York, since 1933.

Director Vice-President in charge of 16 stores, Allied Stores Corporation, New York, since 1934. Now president, director Lebanon County Trust Company. Director Lebanon Steel Foundry.

Membership

Member Executive Committee and merchandise counsellor for 14 stores, Hahn Department Stores, New York, since 1933. Served as sergeant 1st class, Advertising Educational Foundation, 1918-1919. Director Pennsylvania Retailers Association.

Clubs: Lebanon Country, Kiwanis (Lebanon).

Connections

Married May Lisette Bochroch, January 14, 1920.

father:
Cosmar P. Coons

mother:
Theresa (Schwarz) Coons

spouse:
May Lisette Bochroch