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W. Alton Jones

Cities Service Company

1940 - 1953

Utilities & Energy

1940 b. 1891
male
Personal
Born-Died1891 - 1962
BirthplaceMissouri (MO)
RaceWhite
FatherFarmer / Rancher
Era - 1940

Jones, as president of Cities Service Company (a holding company controlling petroleum, natural gas, and power subsidiaries), was responsible for completing oil pipelines from Texas to major East coast cities (3,128 miles).