PERSONNEL: Changes of the Week, Jun. 22, 1953

¶ Ralph H. Demmler, 48, of Pittsburgh, was finally cleared by Pennsylvania's Senator Ed Martin as a member of the Securities & Exchange Commission. He will take over the chairmanship. Son of a well-to-do family (Demmler Brothers Co., distributors of sheet-metal products), Ralph Demmler attended Allegheny College and the University of Pittsburgh, was admitted to the Pennsylvania bar in 1928, and became a specialist in corporate and banking law. No stranger to SEC procedure, Demmler worked with the commission on cases involving Pittsburgh's Mellon National Bank and Trust Co. and the...

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