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William C. COPE Edit Profile

President Drake Colleges and Schools

William C. COPE, American President Drake Colleges and Schools. Member of Director Company Investors Building Loan Association, 1921; E. O. Lodge; F. and Master of Arts Northern 208; Jersey City Consistory 32° Mason; Salaam Temple; Eastern Commercial Teachers Association; Newark Safety Council (Vice-President., 1930); Elks; Newark Court of Jesters Northern 37.

Background

COPE, William C. was born on July 23, 1887 in Ohio, United States. Son of James S. and Catherine M. (Norris) Cope.

Education

Hanover High School, Hanover. O.; Spencerian School of Commerce, Cleveland, Ohio. Lincoln College, Rogers, O.

Career

New Jersey State Crippled Children's Commission, appointed by Governor A. Harry Moore, 1926-1928, by Governor F. Larsen, 1929-1930. Board, Conservation and Development, State of New Jersey, appointed by Governor Morgan F. Larsen, 1930-1934. Governor 36 District Rotary International, 1924-1925.

Member, Const, and By-Laws Committee, Rotary International, 1925-1926. Custodian District Fund, 36 District, Rotary International, 1926- 1930. President Newark Rotary, 1929-1930.

Treasurer Reserve mortgage corporation, 1926-1930. Member, advisory Board New Jersey Orthopaedic Hospital, Orange, New Jersey, 1927-1930. Chairman Company Affairs Committee, Newark Chamber of Commerce.

Membership

Member of Director Company Investors Building Loan Association, 1921. E. O. Lodge; F. and Master of Arts Northern 208. Jersey City Consistory 32° Mason.

Salaam Temple; Eastern Commercial Teachers Association. Newark Safety Council (Vice-President., 1930). Elks; Newark Court of Jesters Northern 37.

Clubs: Newark Athletic, Cresmont Country. Downtown (Newark), Rotary (Newark). Automobile, Torch, Civic Clubs’ Council (Newark).

Connections

Spouse Eliza M. Miller, June 12, 1917, Salem, O.