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George Wighton Dougherty, American publisher. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross, Air medal. Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945, PTO. Member of Sleepy Hollow Country (Scarborough, New York ); Winged Foot Golf (Mamaroneck, New York ); Desert Island Country (Rancho Mirage, California); La Quinta Hotel Golf (California); New York Athletic (New York City).

Background

Dougherty, George Wighton was born on August 7, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward Hersey and Retta (Wighton) Dougherty.

Education

Student, Columbia University, 1950.

Career

Printing public salesman Dougherty Company, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1946, president, since 1950. Vice president Bellak Color, Inc., Miami, Florida, since 1968. President Cycle Guide Publications, Inc., Compton, California, since 1974, Graphic Arts Consultant Company.

Founder Cyclist magazine, Torrance, California, since 1984.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945, PTO. Member of Sleepy Hollow Country (Scarborough, New York ). Winged Foot Golf (Mamaroneck, New York ). Desert Island Country (Rancho Mirage, California).

La Quinta Hotel Golf (California). New York Athletic (New York City).

Connections

Married Jeanette Trengove, June 12, 1964. Children: Edward H., Barbara, Patricia Ann, David, Valerie, Michael George.

father:
Edward Hersey Dougherty

mother:
Retta (Wighton) Dougherty

spouse:
Jeanette Trengove

children:
Edward H. Dougherty

Barbara Dougherty

Patricia Ann Dougherty

David Dougherty

Valerie Dougherty

Michael George Dougherty