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Stephen Shadegg, American author. Named Phoenix Man of Year Phoenix Advertising Club, 1951.

Background

Shadegg, Stephen was born on December 8, 1909 in Minneapolis. Son of Jacob Carl and Katherine (Barden) Shadegg.

Education

Student, Pasadena (California) Community Playhouse School Theatre, 1931-1932.

Career

Writer for radio, 1936-1938;writer for pulp magazines, 1939-1945;president, S-K Research laboratories (pharmaceuticals), Phoenix, 1941-1977;president, Stephen Shadegg Associations, Inc. (advertising public relations), 1963-1990. Adjunct lecturer Arizona State University, 1981-1984.

Works

Membership

President Phoenix Little Theatre, 1949, 52. General fund chairman Phoenix chapter American Red Cross, 1952. Chairman Arizona crusade American Cancer Society, 1957-1960.

Member national council Protestant Episcopal Church, 1961-1990. General manager senatorial campaign Barry Goldwater, 1952, 58, 74, Paul Laxalt (Nevada), 1974. Consultant to National Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee, 1959-1960.

Chairman Arizona Republican Party, 1960-1962. Western regional director Goldwater for President Committee, 1964, Republican National Committee, 1961-1962. General campaign manager Governor Jack Williams, 1966, 68, 70, Sen.

Paul Fannin, 1970, Eldon Rudd for Congress, 1976, 78, 80, 82, 84. Member Edmund Burke Society of America Elk, Kiwanis, Press Club, Arizona Country Club (president 1956).

Connections

Married Eugenia Kehr, February 14, 1939 (deceased 1988). Children: Cynthia, Eugenia, Stephen David, John Barden.

father:
Jacob Carl Shadegg

mother:
Katherine (Barden) Shadegg

spouse:
Eugenia Kehr

children:
Cynthia Shadegg

Eugenia Shadegg

Stephen David Shadegg

John Barden Shadegg