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Howe Stone Landers

insurance executive.

Howe Stone Landers, American insurance executive. Member Phi Kappa Psi.; Mason.

Background

Landers, Howe Stone was born on October 17, 1885 in Martinsville, Indiana, United States. Son of John Bothwell and Idawile (Gardner) Landers.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, De Pauw U., 1905. Student of University of Illinois, 1905. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana Law School, 1908.

Career

Admitted to Indiana bar, 1908. Associate in practice with William A. Ketcham, 1908-1915. Member Indiana State Industrial Commission, 1915-1919.

Special counsel United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, 1919-1925. Attorney manager Metropolitan Casualty Insurance Company, New York, 1925-1931, vice-president and general counsel, 1931-1932, president since 1932. Vice-president and general counsel Commercial Casualty Insurance Company, Newark, New Jersey, 1931-1932, president since 1932.

Also president Empire Properties Corporation, Interstate Debenture Corporation, Unified Debenture Corporation, Met, Service Corporation, Park Lane Hotel Company. Director Firemen’s Insurance Company of Newark, First Reinsurance Company of Hartford.

Membership

Member Phi Kappa Psi. Mason.; Clubs: Montclair Golf, Meridian Hills Country.

Connections

Married Shirley McNutt, March 26, 1919. Children: Georgianna, Shirley Mary.

father:
John Bothwell Landers

mother:
Idawile (Gardner) Landers

spouse:
Shirley McNutt

children:
Georgianna Landers

Shirley Mary Landers