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textile manufacturing company executive

Carl Frank Horten, American textile manufacturing company executive. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Background

Horten, Carl Frank was born on August 19, 1914 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States. Son of Joseph Frederick and Phyllis (Gregory) Horten.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Geneva College, 1936. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1938. Graduate executive program, University North Carolina, 1959.

Career

Sales correspondent, L. Sonneborn Sons, 1938-1940;assistant controller, Nashua Manufacturing Company, 1940-1947;controller, Textron Southern, Inc., 1947-1949;with, Springs Mills, Inc., Fort Mill, South Carolina., since 1949;vice president, Springs Mills, Inc., 1964-1966;treasurer, Springs Mills, Inc., since 1967;executive vice president, Springs Mills, Inc., since 1966;secretary, Springs Mills, Inc., 1969;also director, Springs Mills, Inc. Chairman of the Board Lancaster International Sales Corporation, South Carolina. Treasurer, director Boundsgreen Company Ltd., Bermuda.

Director Carolina Carpet Company, Daralon Textile Manufacturing Corporation, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Membership

Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Connections

Married Alice Jeannette Yereance, June 8, 1940. Children– Bruce Carl, Lynn Alice, Heather Belle.

father:
Joseph Frederick Horten

mother:
Phyllis (Gregory) Horten

spouse:
Alice Jeannette Yereance

child:
Bruce Carl Horten

child:
Lynn Alice Horten

child:
Heather Belle Horten