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Euclid M. Covington

publishing executive

Euclid M. Covington, American publishing executive. Served as Lieutenant AS, World War I.; Member Kappa Alpha.

Background

Covington, Euclid M. was born on July 8, 1893 in Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States. Son of Robert Wells and Wickliffe (Cooper) Covington.

Education

Student Stanford, 1910-1911, University of Virginia, 1911-1914.

Career

Department Chicago Tribune, 1915-1919. Vice president Hopper Advertising Agency, New York City, 1921-1924. Eastern manager Chicago Herald Examiner, 1927-1930.

Eastern manager This Week magazine, 1934-1948, advertising director, 1949-1954. Director United Newspapers Magazine Corporation, New York City, 1949-1964, president 1954-1960, chairman board, 1960-1964.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant AS, World War I. Member Kappa Alpha.; Clubs: Dutch Treat (New York City).

Connections

Married Mary Ingersoll, July 7, 1934. Children: Sara Theresa, Mary Wickliffe, Advertising.

father:
Robert Wells Covington

mother:
Wickliffe (Cooper) Covington

spouse:
Mary Ingersoll

children:
Sara Theresa Covington

Mary Wickliffe Covington

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