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Broker

Hugh F. Smith, American broker. Awarded, by mayor and commrs. Member Code; Member National League of Distributors. Colonel on the staff of Governor Henry Horton of Tennessee and on staff of Governor Ruby Laffoon of Kentucky Director finance board Democrat.; Mason (33°, Shriner; Knight Commander Court of Honors in Scottish Rite Bodies of Southern Jurisdiction; Illustrious Potentate Al Menah Temple, Nashville, 1930).

Background

Smith, Hugh F. was born on June 12, 1892 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Hugh F. and Mary C. (Tanksley) Smith.

Education

Student Hume Fogg High School, Nashville, 1907-1908, Wallace U., Nashville, 1908-1909.

Career

Buyer of fruits and vegetables in carload lots, 1909-1910. Newspaper work, Nashville Democrat, 1911. Salesman National Biscuit Company, 1912-1915.

Head salesman H. J. Heinz Company, 1915-1922. President Hugh F. Smith, Junior, Brokerage Company, fruits and vegetables, since 1922.

Membership

Member Code; Member National League of Distributors. Colonel on the staff of Governor Henry Horton of Tennessee and on staff of Governor Ruby Laffoon of Kentucky Director finance board Democrat. Mason (33°, Shriner; Knight Commander Court of Honors in Scottish Rite Bodies of Southern Jurisdiction.

Illustrious Potentate Al Menah Temple, Nashville, 1930). Clubs: Scottish Rite (past president), Shrine, Automobile, Sulphur Dell Civic, Cercle Magique, Rotary, Belle Meade Country.

Connections

Married Amelia Metz, June 10, 1914. Children: Hugh F., 3d, William Randolph.

father:
Hugh F. Smith

mother:
Mary C. (Tanksley) Smith

spouse:
Amelia Metz

children:
3d Smith

Hugh F. Smith

William Randolph Smith