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Washington and Lee University

Robert Fernald Howe, B.A., Class of 1928

Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award Biography

Bob Howe came to Lexington from Arkansas and impressed his peers enough to be elected to Omicron Delta Kappa. After graduating in 1928, he earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard University, returning to Arkansas to work in the rice milling business. He was active in the community, serving as a Presbyterian church elder, the Boy Scouts, and as treasurer of the local hospital board. Bob died in 1982.

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Written by: Scott Dittman, sdittman@wlu.edu

Updated: June 22, 2004