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Jay Northam Whipple

investment banker

Jay Northam Whipple, American investment banker. member firm Bacon, Whipple & Company, investment securities, Chicago, 1926-1973; Served as Lieutenant (junior grade), on United States Ship Agamemnon, World War I.; Member 7th Federal Reserve District Victory Fund Committee, and National Committee on Securities Industry for War Finance; Member Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

Whipple, Jay Northam was born on July 28, 1897 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Arthur Jay and Myrtle (Northam) Whipple.

Education

Graduate Phillips Exeter Academy, 1915. Student Yale University, 1915-1917.

Career

With Chicago Trust Company, 1919-1926. Member firm Bacon, Whipple & Company, investment securities, Chicago, 1926-1973. President Investment Bankers Association of America, 1942-1943.

Membership

Member firm Bacon, Whipple & Company, investment securities, Chicago, 1926-1973. Served as Lieutenant (junior grade), on United States Ship Agamemnon, World War I. Member 7th Federal Reserve District Victory Fund Committee, and National Committee on Securities Industry for War Finance.

Member Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: University, Chicago, Commercial, Attic, Shoreacres, Old Elm, Onwentsia.

Connections

Married Marjorie Cox, January 17, 1925 (divorced).; married Hollis Letts McLaughlin, April. Children: Margaret Cox, (Mistress.

father:
Arthur Jay Whipple

mother:
Myrtle (Northam) Whipple

spouses:
Marjorie Cox

Hollis Letts McLaughlin

children:
Margaret Cox Whipple

(Mrs Whipple