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E. Manchester Boddy

business executive.

E. Manchester Boddy, business executive. Served as Lieutenant Infantry, United States Army, World War; Member American Society of Newspaper; Mason.

Background

Boddy, E. Manchester was born on November 1, 1891 in Lake Tapps, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Benjamin and Susan Dennis (Morgan) Boddy.

Education

Student Washington State College, Pullman, Washington, 1911-1912, University of Montana, 1913-1914.

Career

Director sales, New York City and New England territory, Encyclopedia Britannica, 1916-1918. Manager of distribution, Current History Magazine and Mid-Week Pictorial, 1920. Public Mexican Year Book, 1921-1922.

Former public, principal owner and editor Huntington Park Signal and Los Angeles Daily News. Associate editor learning disabilities Powell Company, book publications. Acquired Los Angeles Evening Post-Record, 1935.

Los Angeles Evening News and Daily News, later merged as Daily News, retired. Now president Descanso Distbrs., Inc., Planters Company, Inc., Mount Palomar Park, Inc.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant Infantry, United States Army, World War. Member American Society of Newspaper. Mason.; Clubs: California, Athletic, L. A. Press, Army and Navy.

Connections

Married Berenice M. Klotz, December 31, 1917. Children: Robert Manchester, Calvin Jay.

father:
Benjamin Boddy

mother:
Susan Dennis (Morgan) Boddy

spouse:
Berenice M. Klotz

children:
Robert Manchester Boddy

Calvin Jay Boddy