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Alfred Eugene Douglass

manufacturer executive.

Alfred Eugene Douglass, American manufacturer executive. Member Chamber of Commerce, American Society Mech. Engineers.

Background

Douglass, Alfred Eugene was born on January 16, 1888 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Merton and Helen Louise (Billings) Douglass.

Education

Student Mercersburg (Pennsylvania) Academy, 1906.

Career

Supervisor Allentown Portland Cement Company, 1912-1918, president, director, 1939-1951, chairman, 1951-1957, chairman of the executive committee, 1957-1961. Manager crushing department Fuller-Lehigh Company, Fullerton, Pennsylvania, 1918-1925. Vice president, general manager Fuller Company, machinery manufacturers, Catasaugua, 1926-1929, president, 1929-1939, director, chairman of the executive committee, 1939-1954, president, 1954-1957, Chairman of the Board, from 1957.

Director emeriti First National Bank Allentown.

Membership

Member Chamber of Commerce, American Society Mech. Engineers; Clubs: Livingston, Lehigh Country (Allentown).

Connections

Married Jean Melicent Ellis, December 7, 1907 (deceased). Children: Alfred Eugene, Donald Stoughton, Elizabeth Laurene (Mistress.

father:
William Merton Douglass

mother:
Helen Louise (Billings) Douglass

spouse:
Jean Melicent Ellis

children:
Alfred Eugene Douglass

Donald Stoughton Douglass

Elizabeth Laurene (Mrs Douglass