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Edward John Noble

broadcast executive.

Edward John Noble, American broadcast executive. member Industrial Advisory Committee of Federal Reserve Bank of New York; member advising committee Bankers Trust Company of New York; Member Beta Theta Pi. Republican.

Background

Noble, Edward John was born on August 8, 1882 in Gouverneur, New York, United States. Son of Harvey H. and Edna L. (Wood) Noble.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1905. Doctor of Laws, St. Lawrence University, 1939.

Career

Chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Authority, August 1938-May 1939. Under-secretary of Commerce, June 1939-August 1940. Member Industrial Advisory Committee of Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Was Chairman of the Board Life Savers Corporation, chairman of the executive committee, since 1955. President, director Heart Island Operating Company, Inc., Heart Island Transportation Corporation, Inc. Member advising committee Bankers Trust Company of New York.

Chairman of the Board and director, American Broadcasting Company, Inc., purchased controlling interest, October 1943. Major, Ordnance Department, United States of America, 1917-1919. Founder and trustee Edward John Noble Foundation (a charitable organization).

President board of trustees St. Lawrence University. Chairman of the board of trustees North Country Hosps. Gouverneur, New York.

Membership

Member Industrial Advisory Committee of Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Member advising committee Bankers Trust Company of New York. Member Beta Theta Pi.

Republican; Clubs: Round Hill, Field, Greenwich Riding (Connecticut).

Connections

Married Ethel Louise Tinkham, November 6, 1920. Children: June, Sally.

father:
Harvey H. Noble

mother:
Edna L. (Wood) Noble

spouse:
Ethel Louise Tinkham

children:
June Noble

Sally Noble