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Retail company executive

Carl Hutchens Shaver, American retail company executive. Named Small Businessman of Year, Idaho, 1973; recipient Distinguished Citizen award, Idaho Daily Statesman, 1984. Member of Greater Boise Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1965-1971), Idaho Retailers (president 1951), National Association Textile & Apparel Wholesalers (board directors 1962-1974, president 1974-1976), Arld (board directors), Hillcrest Country, Shriners, Masons.

Background

Shaver, Carl Hutchens was born on June 10, 1913 in Richland, Oregon, United States. Son of Charles Jacob and Minne (Mary) Shaver.

Education

Student, Northwest Nazarene College, Nampa, Idaho, 1931—1932.

Career

Clerk Stockwells, Nampa, 1935—1936. Manager Donnelly, Idaho, 1936—1941, Shavers, Donnelly & New Meadows, 1941—1953. President Shaver's Inc., Boise, 1953—1980.

Chairman board, since 1980. President Boise Wholesale Drygoods Company, Inc., 1953—1977. Chairman board Citizens National Bank, Boise, since 1981.

Vice-chairman Associated Food Stores. Board directors; vice president Shore Club Lodge Inc., McCall. Board directors United First Methodist Church, Boise, 1968—1974.

Membership

Member of Greater Boise Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1965-1971), Idaho Retailers (president 1951), National Association Textile & Apparel Wholesalers (board directors 1962-1974, president 1974-1976), Arld (board directors), Hillcrest Country, Shriners, Masons.

Connections

Married Georgia Bruce, October 17, 1934 (deceased April 1980). Married Laura Frazier, August 12, 1983. Children: Carl B., Dennis G.

father:
Charles Jacob Shaver

mother:
Minne (Mary) Shaver

spouse:
Georgia Bruce

spouse:
Laura Frazier

child:
Carl B. Shaver

child:
Dennis G. Shaver