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Indiana authors and their books 1917-1966.
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RUTHENBURG, Louis: 1888-

The son of R. and Minnie D. Brittingham Ruthenburg, Louis Ruthenburg was born in Louisville, Ky., on March 20, 1888. He attended Purdue University, 1905-07. On Oct. 6, 1914, he married Katherine B. Singleton and they had three children: Louis, James, and Katherine. Beginning in 1907 Ruthenburg worked in various engineering positions in Louisville, Ky; London, England; Dayton, Ohio; Moline, Ill.; Pontiac, Mich.; and Mount Clemens, Mich. He became president of Servel, Inc. (Evansville, Ind.), in 1934 and chairman of the board in 1946.

Information from Hepburn--Who's Who in Indiana.

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