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Edward Randolph Gay

business executive.

Edward Randolph Gay, business executive. Member Phi Beta Kappa.


Gay, Edward Randolph was born on September 6, 1898 in London, England., (parents American citizens). Son of Edwin Francis and Louise (Fitz-Randolph) Gay.


Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, Harvard, 1922 (as of 1919).


1 daughter by previous marriage, Mistress Elmer J. Loso. Married 3d, Elizabeth Fraser Draper, December 3, 1955. Assistant dean Harvard, 1919-1923.

Copyreader Los Angeles Express, 1924-1925. Copyreader, news editor, New Orleans Times-Picayune, 1925-1928. Vice president Bates International Bag Company, 1928-1933.

Vice president St. Regis Paper Company, 1933-1942, 45-51, executive vice president 1951-1957, director, since 1945, vice Chairman of the Board, since 1957, consultant, since 1964. Director Industrial Commodities Division, Office, Civilian Supply, War Production Board, Washington, 1942-1943. Assistant vice chairman War Production Board, 1944.


Member Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: University (New York City).


Married Denise Drew, May 30, 1942.; married 3d, Elizabeth Fraser Draper, December 3, 1955.

Edwin Francis Gay

Louise (Fitz-Randolph) Gay

Denise Drew

Elizabeth Fraser Draper