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Photograph article dated May 5, 1965 reads, "Jerry Simkins, manager of the Van Nuys J. J. Newberry store, has been elected chairman of the Merchants Committee by the Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce. He will coordinate all special sales events for the retail division of the Chamber of Commerce. Simkins, a graduate of Montana State College, B.S. 1957, came to California as a Newberry management trainee in Ontario. He was assistant manager of the Monterey Park and Norwalk stores and held the post of promotional chairman of the Norwalk Merchants Association. Simkins resides in Encino with his wife and 3 daughters."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
J. J. Newberry Co J. J. Newberry Co.--Employees Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce Montana State College--Alumni and alumnae Department stores--Employees--California--Los Angeles Promotions--California--Los Angeles Men--California--Los Angeles Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.) Portrait photographs Valley Times Collection photographs