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newspaper executive

Arthur Eldridge Hall, American newspaper executive. Certified Public Accountant, Illinois. Former mayor of Sea Ranch Lakes, Florida; Member Chicago Newspaper Publications Association (president), International Circulation Managers Association, American Legion, Masons, Tower Club, Mid-American Club, Carlin Club.

Background

Hall, Arthur Eldridge was born on October 22, 1898 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Ernest and Hettie Ann (Arthur) Hall.

Education

Student, United States Naval Academy, 1918-1920.

Career

Public accountant, 1920-1929;auditor, Chicago Daily News Inc., 1929-1931;controller, assistant treasurer, Chicago Daily News Inc., 1931-1941;circulation director, Chicago Daily News Inc., 1942-1952;general manager, vice president, treasurer, Chicago Daily News Inc., 1953-1959;general manager, Chicago Daily News, 1959-1961;executive vice president newspaper division, board directors, Field Enterprises Inc.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Illinois.

Membership

Former mayor of Sea Ranch Lakes, Florida. Member Chicago Newspaper Publications Association (president), International Circulation Managers Association, American Legion, Masons, Tower Club, Mid-American Club, Carlin Club.

Connections

Married Evalyn Young, September 19, 1919. 1 son, Richard Eldridge.

father:
Ernest Hall

mother:
Hettie Ann (Arthur) Hall

spouse:
Evalyn Young