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Mark Davids

investment banker.

Mark Davids, American investment banker. Served as First lieutenant United States Army, World War I; Member Investment Bankers Association (governor 1959-1961, vice president 1964).; Mason.

Background

Davids, Mark was born on April 4, 1896 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Mark A. and Elizabeth (Pickering) Davids.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Stanford, 1917.

Career

; children—Mark M., Suzanne. Married second, Ann Robinson, October 29, 1949. Pacific coast district manager Reading Iron Company, 1923-1925.

Sales manager Banks Huntley & Company, Los Angeles, 1925-1930. Chicago resident partner B.B. Robinson & Company, 1930-1939. Executive vice president Lester & Company, investment bankers, Los Angeles, 1940-1951.

General partner successor company Lester, Ryons & Company, 1951-1969. Limited partner Hornblower, Weeks, Hemphill Noyes, 1969-1978. Trustee Boys Republic, 1959-1979.

Membership

Served as First lieutenant United States Army, World War I. Member Investment Bankers Association (governor 1959-1961, vice president 1964). Mason.; Clubs: Bond (president 1959), California (Los Angeles).

Connections

Married Helen L. Mosher, September 15, 1923 (deceased.; married second, Ann Robinson, October 29, 1949. Children: Mark M., Suzanne.

father:
Mark A. Davids

mother:
Elizabeth (Pickering) Davids

spouses:
Helen L. Mosher

Ann Robinson

children:
Mark M. Davids

Suzanne Davids