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Howard Matthew Simpson, American Textbook publisher ( committee media)textbook publisher. Decorated PurpleHeart, 6 battle stars; recipient Silver Beaver award Boy Scouts American, Peoria, 1969, also Order of Arrow.

Background

Simpson, Howard Matthew was born on April 29, 1918 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Son of Laurens Luther and Pearl Claudia (Howard) Simpson.

Education

Student, University Illinois, 1941.

Career

Shipping clerk Manual Arts Press, Peoria, 1933-1937, advertising, 1945-1949, salesman, Peoria, director, 1949-1983. Advertising manager Chas. A. Bennett Company, Inc.

(formerly Manual Arts Press), 1949-1953, sales manager, 1953-1964, treasurer, 1962-1972, vice president, 1970-1975, president, 1975-1983, director, 1949-1983, consultant, 1983-1985. Organizer, director, secretary, president CABCO, Inc., Peoria, 1964-1976.

Membership

Member executive board, advisory council W.D Boyce council Boy Scouts American, Peoria, since 1966, representative national council, 1985-1989. Member capital projects committee United Way Peoria, 1978-1980, special fund raising committee, 1978-1980. Member Young Women’s Christian Association Leader Luncheon Committee.

Member chairman's council Crow Canyon Archeological Center, Cortez, Colorado, 1987-1997. Served to captain, cavalry armor United States Army, 1941-1946, Africa, Italy. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, Kiwanis (director local club 1965-1968), Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Connections

Married Kathryn Lucia Jacquin, November 25, 1948. Children: John Niehaus, James Patrick (deceased), Cory Jane, Michael Howard, David Matthew, Dana Kathleen.

father:
Laurens Luther Simpson

mother:
Pearl Claudia (Howard) Simpson

spouse:
Kathryn Lucia Jacquin

child:
John Niehaus Simpson

child:
James Patrick Simpson (deceased)

child:
Cory Jane Simpson

child:
Michael Howard Simpson

child:
David Matthew Simpson

child:
Dana Kathleen Simpson