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Lawyer

John Marion Dry, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1932.

Background

Dry, John Marion was born on December 12, 1907 in Mexico, Missouri, United States. Son of John Wesley and Margaret (Sappington) Dry.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Missouri, 1929. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1932.

Career

Associate, Nutter McClennen & Fish, Boston, 1932-1941;partner, Nutter McClennen & Fish, Boston, 1941-1943;assistant to president, United-Carr Inc., Boston, 1943-1945;secretary, United-Carr Inc., Boston, 1945-1970;vice president, United-Carr Inc., Boston, 1946-1970;director, United-Carr Inc., Boston, 1951-1970;general counsel, United-Carr Divisions TRW Inc., 1970-1973;assistant secretary, TRW Inc., 1971-1973;director, Cambridge Trust Company (Massachusetts).

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1932.

Membership

Chairman library committee Harvard Law School Fund. President Cambridge Council Churches. Executive board Cambridge council Boy Scouts American.

Board directors Cambridge Home for Aged. President The Avon Home, Cambridge. Trustee Cambridge Family and Children's Service.

Member corporation New England Deacones Hospital, Boston, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge. Chairman Beautify Cambridge Committee. Member CAmbridge Chamber of Commerce, Rotary, Cambridge, Harvard Faculty, Beta Theta Pi.

Connections

Son of John Wesley and Margaret (Sappington) D. M. Jean Arrowsmith, September 6, 1935 (deceased). 1 daughter, Sarah Bradford.

M. Isabelle Heard Bland, December 26, 1948. 1 daughter, Marion Marshall.

father:
John Wesley Dry

mother:
Margaret (Sappington) Dry

spouse:
Jean Arrowsmith

spouse:
Isabelle Heard Bland