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Miscellaneous information about and references to Royal F. Munger found on the Internet and from other sources.

Obituary for Royal’s Mother in Hyde Park Herald

Hyde Park Herald, February 27, 1931, page 14, near top of column 4, Obituaries (continued from page 7): Mrs. Munger was born in Chicago and for many years was active in religious and civic matters. She was a member of … Continue reading

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Royal Munger Served as Vice Commander of the University of Chicago Post of the American Legion

Courtesy of Google Books.

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Wisconsin State Journal, Broadcast Schedules, Sunday, September 27, 1942

Discussion 10 a. m. — Northwestern Reviewing Stand (WGN): John S Cowdin, Howard Berolzheimer, Profs. Royal F. Munger and Phil S. Hanna; “How to Pay for the War.”

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From NASD News, January 1, 1942 (p. 4)

Munger Interviews Chairman Following is a reprint from the Chicago Daily News of November 26, 1941: By Royal F. Munger (Financial Editor) Robert W. Baird, president of the Wisconsin Company of Milwaukee, and chairman of the board of the National … Continue reading

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Reprint of a Chicago Daily News article written by Royal F. Munger

http://c0403731.cdn.cloudfiles.rackspacecloud.com/collection/papers/1940/1942_0101_NASDNews.pdf

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Address of Mia Stanton Munger After Royal’s Departure for WWII

5606 Dorchester Ave, Chicago, Illinois

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More Notes from Chicago Literary Club Pertaining to Royal Munger and Edwin Munger

From http://www.archive.org/stream/chicagoliteraryc00wild/chicagoliteraryc00wild_djvu.txt: A large majority of the papers read during this season were full of literary vitamins. We were well nourished. There was Packard again with a story of travel in the Sahara; Thompson, who drew a deadly parallel between … Continue reading

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Royal Munger Gave Commencement Address at SAIC

From a list of 1941 news releases of the Ryerson and Burnham Libraries of the Art Institute of Chicago (http://www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/research/specialcollections/aic/news/1941.html): SAIC Annual Graduation, commencement addressed by Royal F. Munger of the Chicago Daily News; awards presented by AIC Vice-President Chauncey McCormick; … Continue reading

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Royal Freeman Munger and Edwin Alston Munger, Members of Chicago Literary Club

Both Royal F. Munger, and his father, Edwin A Munger, were members of the Chicago Literary Club. Edwin was apparently a member from 1927 until his death in 1930 and Royal was apparently a member from 1929 until he “resigned” … Continue reading

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