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retail chain executive

Floyd WAlter Paul, American retail chain executive. Trustee Coe College, 1950. Second lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1918. Member Church Club, National Arts Club, Masons, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Paul, Floyd WAlter was born on January 20, 1893 in Springville, Iowa, United States. Son of Walter and Alfin Minnie (Boxwell) Paul.

Education

AB, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1915. Doctor of Laws, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1948. Master of Arts, Rutgers University, 1964.

Career

Teacher, public schools, Iowa., 1915-1918;in retail business,, Cedar Rapids, 1918-1925;assistant manager, McCrory Stores Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1925-1927;manager, McCrory Stores Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1927-1936;district manager, McCrory Stores Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1933-1939;divl. merchandise manager, McCrory Stores Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1939-1944;vice president, McCrory Stores Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1944;executive vice president, McCrory Stores Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1945;president, McCrory Stores Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1946-1959;president, board directors, member Executive Committee, McCrory-McLellan Stores, 1959-1961. Vice president, board directors McCrory Corporation, 1960.

Membership

Trustee Coe College, 1950. Second lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1918. Member Church Club, National Arts Club, Masons, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Helen M. Soboda, September 8, 1917.

father:
Walter Paul

mother:
Alfin Minnie (Boxwell) Paul

spouse:
Helen M. Soboda