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freelance/self-employed writer

Royal Homer Plenty, American freelance/self-employed writer. Member Philadelphia Economic Association, Philadelphia Press Association, Philadelphia Investment Traders Association, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

Plenty, Royal Homer was born on August 28, 1918 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Royal Homer and Florence (Gehman) Plenty.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1941.

Career

Clerk, Her Majesty Byllesby & Company (investment bankers), 1941; junior underwriter, New Amsterdam Casualty Company, 1941-1942; reporter, Philadelphia office Wall St. Journal, 1942-1946; member of staff, Philadelphia Inquirer, 1946-1972; financial editor, Philadelphia Inquirer, 1957-1972; director public relations, Levitz Furniture Corporation, 1972-1973; public relations account executive, Aitkin-Kynett Company, Inc., Philadelphia, 1973-1975; director public information, Securities Industry Association, New York City, 1975-1977; corporate relations, Merrill Lynch & Company, 1977-1978; free-lance editor, writer, since 1978.

Membership

Member Philadelphia Economics Association, Philadelphia Press Association, Philadelphia Investment Traders Association, Sigma Delta Chi.

Connections

Son of Royal Homer and Florence (Gehman) P. M. Evelyn Treaster, December 15, 1945 (deceased 1958). 1 daughter, Evelyn Ann.

M. Mildred Craig, September 12, 1959 (divorced 1970). M. Gladys Ann Muller, November 14, 1970.

father:
Royal Homer Plenty

mother:
Florence (Gehman) Plenty

spouses:
Evelyn Treaster

Mildred Craig

Gladys Ann Muller