|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1894|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 1960|
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
Holy Cross Cemetery
Los Angeles County
Created by: timcdfw
Record added: May 16, 2012
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