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Lawyer

Symington Phillips Landreth, American lawyer. Member American, Philadelphia bar associations, Lawyers; Clubs (president 1960-1962), College Alumni Society University of Pennsylvania (president 1963-1965), Zeta Psi (president 1961-1962).

Background

Landreth, Symington Phillips was born on February 15, 1908 in Bristol, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of S. Phillips and Anna (Swain) Landreth.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Pennsylvania, 1929. Bachelor of Laws, Temple University, 1936.

Career

Salesman John Wanamaker, Philadelphia, 1929-1936, Swain & Company, investment bankers, 1936-1939. Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1939, since practiced Philadelphia. Partner Rambo, Knox & Landreth, 1944-1973.

Director Union Paving Company. Assistant city solicitor Philadelphia, 1944-1952.

Membership

Member American, Philadelphia bar associations, Lawyers. Clubs (president 1960-1962), College Alumni Society University of Pennsylvania (president 1963-1965), Zeta Psi (president 1961-1962). Clubs: Hamilton, Church, Racquet, Meridian, Clinkers, Right Angle, Penn Athletic.

Connections

Married Polly Horan, October 21, 1943. Children: Symington Phillips, Mary Swain.

father:
S. Phillips Landreth

mother:
Anna (Swain) Landreth

spouse:
Polly Horan

children:
Mary Swain Landreth

Symington Phillips Landreth