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Lawyer

Robert DeMille Price, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1940, United States District Court Massachusetts 1941, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1976, United States Tax Court 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978.

Background

Price, Robert DeMille was born on October 11, 1915 in New York City. Son of Willard DeMille Price and Eugenia Reeve.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Economics with honors, Cornell University, 1936. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1940. Master of Business Administration, Clark University, 1973.

Career

Associate Ropes & Gray, Boston, 1940-1943, 1946-1950. Partner Vaughan, Esty, Crotty & Mason, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1950-1953, Sibley, Blair & Mountain, Worcester, 1953-1970, Corbin, Sarapas, Madaus & Arakelian, Worcester, 1970-1973, Price & Madaus, Worcester, 1973-1987. President Robert D. Price, PC, Holden, Massachusetts, since 1987.

Director Appian Way Pizza, Ltd., Worcester, 1951-1961, Food Specialties, Inc., Worcester, 1951-1961, James Monroe Wire and Cable Company, S. Lancaster, Massachusetts, since 1973. Member Finance Committee, Holden, 1989-1995, conservation committee, 1999-2003. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1950.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1940, United States District Court Massachusetts 1941, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1976, United States Tax Court 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Moderator (television series) American Bar Association Junior Bar Association, 1947-1950.

Membership

Board directors Friends Gale Free Libraries, Inc., Holden, since 1988. Member advisory board Metropolitan District Commission, 1990—1996. President Humanist Chaplaincy at Harvard, since 1995.

Board directors, secretary Humanist Association Massachusetts, since 1979, American Humanist Association, 1991—1994. Trustee American Heart Association Humanist Foundation, 1999—2003. Member of Worcester County Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Boston Athenaeum (proprietor since 1949), Worcester Club (director 1953-1956).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Museum and art shows, photography, alpine climbing, sailing.

Connections

Married Newell Potter, August 15, 1940 (divorced May 1946). 1 child Jonathan; Married Ruth Bentley, July 5, 1946. Children: Katharine, Susannah, Rebecca.

father:
Willard DeMille Price

mother:
Eugenia Reeve

spouse:
Newell Potter

spouse:
Ruth Bentley

child:
Jonathan Price

child:
Katharine Price

child:
Susannah Price

child:
Rebecca Price