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utility executive.

Earl D. Wise, American utility executive. Served as Lieutenant, Army Signal Corps, 1918.; Member Armed Forces Communications Association.

Background

Wise, Earl D. was born on October 31, 1885 in Greentown, Ohio, United States. Son of Milo D. and Mary E. (Long) Wise.

Education

Student Ohio Northern U.

Career

Began as wire chief’s clerk Sunset Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1907, becoming exchange manager, engineer, superintendent of construction, superintendent buildings, shops and motor vehicles, div. plant superintendent and assistant to general manager, became vice-president and general manager Oregon area, 1930, vice president, general manager Washington Idaho area, 1940-1950, retired.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant, Army Signal Corps, 1918. Member Armed Forces Communications Association. Clubs: University, Seattle Tennis, Rainier (Seattle).

Connections

Married Muriel D. Fisher, May 27, 1915. Children: Marjorie M. (Mistress.

father:
Milo D. Wise

mother:
Mary E. (Long) Wise

spouse:
Muriel D. Fisher

child:
Marjorie M. (Mrs Wise