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Micah Pearce Smith

advertising executive

Micah Pearce Smith, American advertising executive. member University Oklahoma Foundation Member Advertising Managers Association (president), American Association Advertising Agency, Society Professional Journalists, Oklahoma Hist.

Background

Smith, Micah Pearce was born on November 13, 1916 in Norman, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Micah Pearce and Julia Maud (Beeler) Smith.

Education

Student University Oklahoma, 1936-1941, corr. Student, 1941-1978.

Career

Partner, executive vice president, general manager Industrial Printing Inc., Oklahoma City, 1956-1957. Editor, public North Star, Oklahoma City, 1961. Partner, executive vice president Gelders, Holderby & Smith, Inc., Oklahoma City, 1961-1973.

Chairman, president, manager Media Marketing Associates, Inc., Norman, 1981-1995, retired, 1995.

Works

  • Author: An Account of an Indian Territory Pioneer, 1992, Biography of a Century Old Church. Columnist syndicated newspaper column. Author, editor Genealogy of Smith, Pearce, Groom, Cecil et al.

    Contributing author Secretary Ruling Council of Chickasaw Indian Tribe, Ada, Oklahoma, 1971-1979. Coordinator governor campaign State of Oklahoma, 1969-1970. Deacon, trustee, elder Presbyterian Church United States of America.

    Member University Oklahoma Foundation Member Advertising Managers Association (president), American Association Advertising Agency, Society Professional Journalists, Oklahoma History Society, Library. of Congress Associates.

Membership

Member University Oklahoma Foundation Member Advertising Managers Association (president), American Association Advertising Agency, Society Professional Journalists, Oklahoma Hist.

Connections

Married Viola Sarajane Hatfield, June 1, 1946 (deceased April 1986). Children: Julia Annette, Carla Marie.

father:
Micah Pearce Smith

mother:
Julia Maud (Beeler) Smith

spouse:
Viola Sarajane Hatfield

children:
Julia Annette Smith

Carla Marie Smith