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Edwin Roy Albright

business executive

Edwin Roy Albright, business executive. Member Alabama National Guard, 1907; Member National Association Chain Drug Stores (vice president), Mobile Retail Druggists Council (president), Mobile County Welfare Board (chairman), Alabama Pharmaceutical Association (Vice-President), Mobile Chamber of Commerce (president from 1946).; Club: Rotary.

Background

Albright, Edwin Roy was born on December 25, 1887 in Lee County, Alabama, United States. Son of John Oswell and Jessie (Middleton) Albright.

Education

Graduate pharmacy, Alabama Pharmaceutical School, Mobile, Alabama, 1909.

Career

Formed partnership with I. V. Wood as Albright & Wood Drug Store, Mobile, Alabama, November 1911, firm owns and operates 16 drug stores in Mobile and 1 in Meridian, Mississippi. President of firm from 1926. Treasurer Alabama Bridge Commission from 1936.

Director Home Savings & Loan Association, Mobile, Alabama.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.

Politics

A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

Views

The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

Membership

Member Alabama National Guard, 1907. Member National Association Chain Drug Stores (vice president), Mobile Retail Druggists Council (president), Mobile County Welfare Board (chairman), Alabama Pharmaceutical Association (Vice-President), Mobile Chamber of Commerce (president from 1946). Club: Rotary.

Connections

Married Eleanor Druhan, January 15, 1913. Children: James Roy, John Oswell.

father:
John Oswell Albright

mother:
Jessie (Middleton) Albright

spouse:
Eleanor Druhan

children:
James Roy Albright

John Oswell Albright