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Lawyer

Charles Pennebaker Grimes, American lawyer. Member American, New York State. New York City bar associations, Non-Partisan Civic Association, Inc. (director), Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Grimes, Charles Pennebaker was born on May 31, 1904 in Tacoma. Son of Rt. Review Charles Ysla and Rose (Pennebaker) Grimes.

Education

Graduate Taft School, 1924. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1927, Bachelor of Laws, 1930.

Career

Admitted to New York State bar, 1933, since practiced New York City. Partner firm of Cole, Grimes, Friedman and Deitz. Senior review counsel, Public Works Administration, 1933-1934.

Senior counsel National Recovery Administration, 1934-1935. Deputy assistant district attorney, New York County, on staff of Thomas E. Dewey, special rackets prosecutor, 1935-1937. Assistant district attorney, New York County, on staff of Thomas E. Dewey, 1938-1942.

Chairman, Board Of Directors DeLanoy & Kipp, Inc., 1944-1947. Chief counsel International Security Subcommittee, United States Senate, 1954.

Membership

Member American, New York State. New York City bar associations, Non-Partisan Civic Association, Inc. (director), Phi Delta Phi.

Clubs: New York City Church, Racquet and Tennis, Yale, Union League (New York City).

Connections

Married Louise Ireland, March 18, 1933. Children: Charles Livingston, Arline Ireland, Lucy Lee Custis.

father:
Rt. Review Charles Ysla Grimes

mother:
Rose (Pennebaker) Grimes

spouse:
Louise Ireland

child:
Charles Livingston Grimes

child:
Arline Ireland Grimes

child:
Lucy Lee Custis Grimes