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Lawyer

Percy Hickling Russell, American lawyer. Recipient Silver Beaver award Boy Scouts American. Member National Capital Area council Boy Scouts American, 1951-1965.; Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1945.; Member Federal Communication Commission Bar Association (editor-in-chief journal 1937-1941, president 1955-1956), American (house of deals 1956-1957), District of Columbia Bar associations American Legion, Zeta Psi.

Background

Russell, Percy Hickling was born on August 31, 1908 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Percy Hickling, Senior, and Tuna (Saunders) R.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth, 1929. Juris Doctor, Harvard, 1932.

Career

Admitted to District of Columbia Bar, 1932. Law clerk to The American Association For Justice Benjamin N. Cardozo, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1932-1936. With firm Kirkland, Ellis & Rowe and predecessor, 1936-1974, managing partner, Washington office, 1964-1968.

Director Gilmore Broadcasting Corporation, Kalamazoo.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ shows the essential steps that one must take to attain the goal of salvation.

Politics

Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Views

Every Church member should be seeking in various ways to renew and expand the opportunities for Christian conversation about the things that matter.

Membership

Member National Capital Area council Boy Scouts American, 1951-1965. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1945. Member Federal Communication Commission Bar Association (editor-in-chief journal 1937-1941, president 1955-1956), American (house of deals 1956-1957), District of Columbia Bar associations American Legion, Zeta Psi.

Clubs: Metropolitan, Columbia Country (Washington).

Connections

Married Marjorie Allman, June 10, 1933.; married second, Wilson Fitz, November 29, 1963. Children: Patricia H., Percy Hickling, Andrea J.

father:
Percy Hickling Russell

mother:
Tuna (Saunders) Russell

spouses:
Marjorie Allman

Wilson Fitz

children:
Patricia H. Russell

Percy Hickling Russell

Andrea J Russell