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Etcyl Howell Blair, American chemical company executive.


Blair, Etcyl Howell was born on October 15, 1922 in Wynona, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Tunice Wilbur and Ruby (Belvin) Blair.


AB, Southwestern College, 1947. Honorary Doctor of Science, Southwestern College, 1974. Master of Science, Kansas State College, 1949.

Doctor of Philosophy, Kansas State College, 1952.


With Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, since 1951, research chemist, 1951-1956, group leader, division leader, 1956-1966, assistant director, director, 1966-1968, manager, director, 1968-1973, director, since 1973, vice president, since 1978, retired, 1986. Board directors, vice chairman Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1977-1983. Consultant Dow Chemical Company, since 1986.


As someone joins the group of people seeking to follow the way of Jesus, it means to respond to God's challenge and begin to share his relationship with God as Father.


The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.


Church should organize delegations to different ecumenical conferences throughout the world and actively participate in the global inter-religious dialogues.


Chairman science subcommittee Matrix: Midland, Midland, since 1978. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member American Chemical Society (officer Midland section section award), American Association for the Advancement of Science, Science Research Society of America, Federation American Scientists, New York Academy of Sciences, Society Chemical Industry (American section), National Academy Environmental Safety, Society Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety.


Married Ruth May Cross, September 4, 1949. Children: David, Ronald, Kevin.

Tunice Wilbur Blair

Ruby (Belvin) Blair

Ruth May Cross

David Blair

Ronald Blair

Kevin Blair