Ellinger, W. Don,

Biography: 

of Dallas; white labor organizer; rep. of ILGWU, AFL, in Tex.; examiner in
charge, then acting dir., Region X (Dallas); recruited to FEPC by Maslow; dir., Region
XIII (New Orleans), FEPC (1944–45); CIO field rep. (1946–50); natl. rep., field dir., CIO
PAC (1950–56); area dir., AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education (1956–61) in union
areas 8, 9 (Kans., Mo., N. Mex., Okla., Tex.).