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Harry Lee Waddell, American editor, publisher. Trustee Orange County Citizens Foundation, 1983-1996, vice president 1987-1993. Member American Business Press (director 1977-1983), Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi, Beta Theta Pi.

Background

Waddell, Harry Lee was born on June 19, 1912 in Monarch, Wyoming, United States. Son of Edward Lee and Naomi (Epstein) Waddell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio U., 1933.

Career

Reporter, finance editor, assistant city editor, news editor, Buffalo Evening News, 1933-1946;assistant managing editor, Business Week, McGraw-Hill, New York City, 1946-1949;editor, Factory, 1949-1953;public oil industry group, Factory, 1953-1957;senior vice president magazine division, Factory, 1957-1959;corporation executive vice president, director, Factory, 1959-1965;general executive, Doubleday & Company. New York City, 1966-1969;with, Simmons-Boardman Public Corporation, New York City, since 1969;chief editor, American Bankers Association Banking Journal, 1971-1982;editor emeritus, American Bankers Association Banking Journal, 1982-1996;Chairman of the Board, American Bankers Association Banking Journal, 1972-1982;vice chairman, American Bankers Association Banking Journal, since 1982. Lecturer American Press Institute, Columbia University, 1946-1959.

Member Ednl. Advisory Board, Garden City, New York, 1955-1958, chairman, 1957-1958.

Membership

Trustee Orange County Citizens Foundation, 1983-1996, vice president 1987-1993. Member American Business Press (director 1977-1983), Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi, Beta Theta Pi.

Connections

Married Eleanor Hazeltine, 1937 (deceased). Children: Nancy, Caroline, Jessica. Married Helene Jamieson, April, 6, 1968 (deceased).

father:
Edward Lee Waddell

mother:
Naomi (Epstein) Waddell

spouse:
Eleanor Hazeltine

spouse:
Helene Jamieson

child:
Nancy Waddell

child:
Caroline Waddell

child:
Jessica Waddell