Elmer Carl Rhoden Edit Profile
Student, Omaha U., Nebr.
With General Film Company, Omaha, 1912-1920. Organized Midwest Film Distributors, 1920, manager, until 1927. Organized Midwest Theatre Company, 1927, president, until 1929.
Division manager Fox Midwest Theatres, Inc., 1929-1954. President National Theatres, Inc., 1954-1958, Chairman of the Board, 1958-1959, Commonwealth Theatres, Inc. Also director; president Rhoden Investment Company.
Director City National Bank & Trust Company. Owner ranches in, California, Missouri Board of directors St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City, Missoury, Dinner Playhouse, Inc.
Served as flying cadet United States Army, World War I. Member Phi Sigma Kappa. Clubs: River (Kansas City, Missoury), Saddle and Sirloin (Kansas City, Missoury), Kansas City Country (Kansas City, Missoury).
Married Hazel M. Schiller, May 5, 1920.; married Esther Burger Geyer, April. Children: Elmer Carl, Clark S.