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Arthur Prager Edit Profile

utilities executive.

Arthur Prager, American utilities executive. Recipient Government citation for work with scrap drive, 1943. Member Southwestern Golf Association; Mason.

Background

Prager, Arthur was born on September 13, 1890 in Trinidad, Colorado, United States. Son of Phillip and Fannie (Michels) Prager.

Education

Graduated from the high school.

Career

Accountant, Trinidad Electric Transit Railway & Gas Company, 1907. Treasurer Deming (New Mexico) Ice & Electric Company, 1911. Treasurer Albuquerque Gas & Electric Company, 1911-1914.

General manager, 1919-1935, general manager, president, 1935-1947. Treasurer Springfield (Missouri) Gas & Electric Company, 1914-1917. President Public Service Company New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1947-1955, Chairman of the Board, from 1955, chairman of the executive committee, from 1966, vice-president, director Pubco Petroleum, Inc.

Director Federal Light & Traction Company, Stonewall Electric Company President Rocky Mountain Electric League.

Membership

Member Southwestern Golf Association. Mason.; Clubs: Elks, Rotary, Albuquerque Country (president emeritus).

Connections

Married Gertrude Conway, December 27, 1923.

father:
Phillip Prager

mother:
Fannie (Michels) Prager

spouse:
Gertrude Conway