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Business man , author , world-traveler.

Felix Shay, business man, author, world-traveler. Member Board of Governors Associated Advisory; Clubs of the World, 1913-1914; Club: Baltimore Country.

Background

Shay, Felix was born on May 27, 1885 in Summit, New Jersey, United States. Son of David F. and Mary E. (Murphy) Shay.

Education

Public schools private tutors.

Career

Successor to Elbert Hubbard as editor the Roycroft publications, 1915-1918, and general manager The Roycrofters, 1918-1922. Made lecture tour British Isles and Continent, 1912. Lecture tours principal cities of the United States since 1912.

Author: Cairo to Cape Town Overland. Felicitations (3 vols.). Elbert Hubbard of East Aurora.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Cairo to Cape Town Overland. Felicitations (3 vols.). Elbert Hubbard of East Aurora.

Membership

Member Board of Governors Associated Advisory. Clubs of the World, 1913-1914. Club: Baltimore Country.

Connections

Married Florence Nesbit Porter, of Andover, New Brunswick, Canada, September 29, 1909. Children: Felix Buckley, Ann Porter.

father:
David F. Shay

mother:
Mary E. (Murphy) Shay

spouse:
Florence Nesbit Porter

children:
Felix Buckley Shay

Ann Porter Shay