Francis Stuart Harmon

Francis Stuart Harmon


Francis Harmon joined the MPPDA in 1937 as Hays’ Executive Assistant, in charge of the Eastern division of the Production Code Administration. Previously, he was an editor and publisher, and then president of the National Council Y.M.C.A. (1929-30) and general secretary International Committee of Y.M.C.A.'s of U. S. and Canada (1932-36). He was on leave from the MPPDA from 1940 to 1945, as the chairman of the industry’s War Activities Committee. After Hays’ retirement in 1945, he became a Vice-President of the MPPDA in charge of the association’s New York office until 1952, when he returned to work with the YMCA.

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