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Charles Condon
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1894
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1960
California, USA

Charles R. Condon Dies;
Publicist for Airport Dept.


Rosary for Charles R. Condon 66, public relations representative for the Los Angeles Dept. of Airports, will be recited today at 8:30 p m. in St. Ambrose Church, Fountain and Fairfax Aves., Los Angeles. Mass will be celebrated tomorrow at 9 a.m. in the same church. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Los Angeles.

Mr. Condon, who had been with the Airport Dept. since 1956, died Wednesday night of a heart attack.

A resident of Hollywood, he is survived by his widow Kathryn, two step-children, Mrs. Gretchen Downing of Los Angeles and Dr. William D. Harris of Caspar, Wyo. Other survivors are two sisters, Mrs. Russell Birdwell
and Mrs. Renee Robinson, and a brother Joseph A. Condon.

A veteran of World War I, Mr. Condon came to Los Angeles in 1921. He became publicity director for Louis B. Mayer and then headed the publicity department at MGM Studios.

Later he was in charge of the New York offices of public relations man Russell Birdwell.

His principal client was singer Kate Smith. He had done much script writing for both Warner Bros. wrote many of the Rin Tin Tin scripts

Van Nuys Valley News
09-23-1960

 
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: timcdfw
Record added: May 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90232822
Charles Condon
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 Added: May. 16, 2012
 
 
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