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Sidney Dale Furst, American lawyer. Recipient Presl. citation, 1955; Red Feather award Lycoming County Community Chest, 1956.

Background

Furst, Sidney Dale was born on September 5, 1904 in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Sidney Dale and Aida (Dunn) Furst.

Education

Graduate Hill School, 1922. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1926. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1929.

Career

Bar, 1929, since practiced in Williamsport. With Seth T. McCormick, Junior, attorney, 1929-1936. Partner firm Furst, McCormick, Lynn, Reeder & Nichols, and predecessors, since 1936.

Vice president, director Sprout, Waldron & Company, Inc., Muncy, Pennsylvania, Williamsport Hotels Company. Secretary Loyalsock Management, Inc. Director Northern Central Bank & Trust Company, Axeman-Anderson Company, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, Darling Valve & Manufacturing Company, Syntex Fabrics, Inc., Lyco Systems, Inc., Joseph R. Maiolo, Inc., Dice Drug Company, Inc., Williamsport, Pennsylvania, Atelier Bouvier, Grenoble, France.

Past chairman nat. budget committee Community Chests and Councils American. Member 3d Circuit Judicial Conference, Pennsylvania Civil Procedural Rules Committee, Governor’s Committee on Aging, Government's Come to Consider Merger Depts. of Public Assistance and Public Welfare. Past president Pennsylvania United Fund, Inc.

Director, membership chairman Council on Founds. Past president, member Executive Committee Lycoming United Fund, Inc. Board of directors Lycoming College, Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Board directors Horace B. Packer Foundation, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, Williamsport Foundation. Trustee State Industrial Home for Women, Muncy, Pennsylvania.

Membership

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Law Institute, American, Pennsylvania, Lycoming County bar associations, National Probation and Parol Association, Atlantic Salmon Association, American Fisheries Society, National Wild Life Federation, Princeton Alumni Association, Harvard Law School Association, Lycoming County History Society, American Social Health Association (president). Mason.; Clubs: Anglers (New York City and Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Ruth Evelyn Kober, December 28, 1950. Children: Carolyn McCormick (Mistress.

father:
Sidney Dale Furst

mother:
Aida (Dunn) Furst

spouse:
Ruth Evelyn Kober

child:
Carolyn McCormick (Mrs Furst