Log In

Arthur F. Douglas

hotel executive , lawyer

Arthur F. Douglas, American hotel executive, lawyer. Member Beta Theta Pi, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Douglas, Arthur F. was born on October 14, 1902 in San Luis Obispo, California, United States. Son of William and Julia (Fiske) Douglas.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Whitman College, 1924, Doctor of Laws, 1944. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1927.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1928. Practiced law with Root, Clark, Buckner & Ballantine, corporate attys., New York City, 1927-1937. Became secretary-treasurer Hotels Statler Company, Inc., 1937, director 1938, executive vice president and treasurer, 1939, president, 1945-1954.

President, director New York Hotel Statler, Statler Studios, Inc., Statler Management, Inc., Statler California Corporation. Secretary-treasurer, director Buffalo Jenny Company, Inc. Trustee Dollar Savings Bank of New York.

Director Sydney Blumenthal & Company.

Membership

Member Beta Theta Pi, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Bronxville (New York) Field (past president).

Connections

Married Florence N. Peebles, January 5, 1927. Children: Florence Noble, Nancy Archibald, Mary Alexander.

father:
William Douglas

mother:
Julia (Fiske) Douglas

spouse:
Florence N. Peebles

children:
Florence Noble Douglas

Nancy Archibald Douglas

Mary Alexander Douglas