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Robert Eccles Grove

advertising executive.

Robert Eccles Grove, American advertising executive. Served as Second lieutenant AS, United States Army, 1917-1918.; Member American Association Advertising Ags. (secretary, treasurer 1954-1955), Pittsburgh Advertising; Club (past president), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa.

Background

Grove, Robert Eccles was born on April 23, 1891 in Pittsburgh. Son of John Williamson and Eliza (Eccles) Grove.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, U. Pittsburgh, 1914.

Career

Began as salesman, 1914. Assistant to president Tennessee Iron & Chemical Company, Pittsburgh, 1919-1923. In advertising from 1923.

Chairman of the Board, director Ketchum, MacLeod & Grove, Inc. Trustee Presbyterian-U. Hospital, Pittsburgh.

Membership

Served as Second lieutenant AS, United States Army, 1917-1918. Member American Association Advertising Ags. (secretary, treasurer 1954-1955), Pittsburgh Advertising.

Club (past president), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa. Clubs: Duquesne, Fox Chapel Golf (Pittsburgh).

Connections

Married Louise Wolfe, December 17, 1925.

father:
John Williamson Grove

mother:
Eliza (Eccles) Grove

spouse:
Louise Wolfe