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Graham Hudson Anthony, American manufacturer. President Junior Achievement, Hartford, 1960-1962; trustee Hartford Young Men’s Christian Association; also life trustee Kingswood School, West Hartford. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Newcomen Society of England, St. Andrews Society New York, Sigma Nu, Phi Kappa Phi, Masons, Hartford Gold, 20th Century, Hartford Gun, Metropolitan, Economic of New York clubs.

Background

Anthony, Graham Hudson was born on April 2, 1892 in Shelby, North Carolina, United States. Son of John Alston and Ollie (Gardner) Anthony.

Career

Engaged as factory clerk, Mason Machine Works, Taunton, Massachusetts, 1914-1915;superintendent, Gilbert Clock Company, Winsted, Connecticut, 1915-1917;secretary and factory manager, Allen Manufacturing Company, 1918-1928;associate with, Veeder-Root Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1928-1964;vice-president, director, Veeder-Root Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1928-1932;president, Veeder-Root Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1932-1944;Chairman of the Board, Veeder-Root Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1944-1954;chairman of the executive committee, Veeder-Root Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1954-1956;president, Colt's Company, 1944-1949;Chairman of the Board, Colt's Company, 1949-1954;chairman of the executive committee, Colt's Company, 1954-1956;Chairman of the Board, Holo-Krome Screw Corporation, 1950-1961. Honorary director Hartford National Bank & Trust Company, Hartford Electric Light Company. Former member of advisory board Chemical Bank New York Trust Dirs.

Membership

President Junior Achievement, Hartford, 1960-1962. Trustee Hartford Young Men’s Christian Association. Also life trustee Kingswood School, West Hartford.

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Newcomen Society of England, St. Andrews Society New York, Sigma Nu, Phi Kappa Phi, Masons, Hartford Gold, 20th Century, Hartford Gun, Metropolitan, Economic of New York clubs.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Johnson, April 27, 1916 (deceased 1953). 1 child, James I.; married second, Mistress Mary Alice Kaiser, December 20, 1954.

father:
John Alston Anthony

mother:
Ollie (Gardner) Anthony

spouse:
Elizabeth Johnson

spouse:
second

child:
James I. Anthony