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literary agent

Edward Lee Butler, American literary agent. Member of Lords Valley Country (president, governor), 25-Year (president, advisory); Fountain Hills Golf (Scottsdale, Arizona).

Background

Butler, Edward Lee was born on November 6, 1915 in Oklahoma City. Son of Oscar Edward and Gladys Marie (Dyke) Butler.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1935.

Career

With, New American Library, Inc., New York City, 1953-1980;assistant sales manager, New American Library, Inc., 1953-1960;vice president, general sales manager, New American Library, Inc., 1960-1967;vice president marketing, New American Library, Inc., 1967-1970;senior vice president, New American Library, Inc., 1970-1972;executive vice president, New American Library, Inc., 1972-1979;director, New American Library, Inc., since 1967;Chairman of the Board, Mac-Nal, 1975, 79;director, International Periodical Distbrs. Association, 1971-1979;president, Ed Butler Literature Associations, since 1981;Chairman of the Board, Harbinger House, since 1990.

Membership

Member of Lords Valley Country (president, governor), 25-Year (president, advisory). Fountain Hills Golf (Scottsdale, Arizona).

Connections

Married Mary-Jean Vecchio, June 26, 1965.

father:
Oscar Edward Butler

mother:
Gladys Marie (Dyke) Butler

spouse:
Mary-Jean Vecchio