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George William Dixon, American lawyer. Member Cartage Exchange Chicago, Chicago Bar Association Kappa Psi, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Dixon, George William was born on March 9, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George W. and Marion (Martin) Dixon.

Education

Student Phillips Academy, 1923-1925. Bachelor of Arts, Northwestern, 1929, Juris Doctor, 1932.

Career

Annual Admitted to Illinois bar, 1932. Saso. Sims, Handy & McKnight, 1932-1942. Attorney War Production Board, 1942-1943.

Attorney, renegotiator A.A.F., Midcentral Procurement District, 1943-1944. Vice president, secretary Arthur Dixon Transfer Company, 1944-1950, president 1950-1966. Chairman, director B. I. Weller Company, Chicago President board of trustees Methodist Episcopal Church Aid Society (Chicago Temple).

Trustee Wesley Memorial Hospital. Director Goodwill Industries. Trustee Northwestern University, 1950-1954, Rose Hill Cemetery Lot Owners Fund.

Board directors Suburban Cook County Tuberculosis Sanitorium District, National Tuberculosis Association. Trustee Chicago, Home Missionary Society and Church Extension Society Methodist Church.

Membership

Member Cartage Exchange Chicago, Chicago Bar Association Kappa Psi, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Legal, University Economic (Chicago).

Connections

Married Margaret R. Walker, June 24, 1939.

father:
George W. Dixon

mother:
Marion (Martin) Dixon

spouse:
Margaret R. Walker