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Martin Monroe Reed

business executive

Martin Monroe Reed, business executive. Member Philadelphia Bar Association, S.A.R., Delta Sigma Phi.


Reed, Martin Monroe was born on January 9, 1912 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Martin Monroe and Mary Selina (Jones) Reed.


Bachelor of Arts, Lehigh University, 1933. Bachelor of Laws, University of Pennsylvania, 1936.


Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1936, in practice, Philadelphia, 1937-1942. Associate law firm Duane, Morris and Heckscher, 1937-1941. Partner law firm of Warriner and Reed, 1941-1942.

Counsel Frankford Arsenal, Army Ordnance, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1941. Assistant to president Mergenthaler Linotype Company, Brooklyn, 1943, secretary, vice president, executive vice president, 1943-1948, president 1948-1958, director, 1947-1958. President Harris-Intertype International, since 1958.

Vice president Harris-Intertype Corporation, since 1958, and chairman, director foreign subsidiaries. President Intertype Company, Brooklyn, since 1962.


Member Philadelphia Bar Association, S.A.R., Delta Sigma Phi. Clubs: India House, E Clampus Vitus (San Francisco).


Married second, Betty Mary Gentles, 1953. Children: Martin Monroe, III, Martha Selina, Emily van Laer.

Martin Monroe Reed

Mary Selina (Jones) Reed

Betty Mary Gentles

Martin Monroe Reed

III Reed

Martha Selina Reed

Emily van Laer Reed