Gifford, Walter Sherman

Biography: 

(1885–1966), business exec.; asst. secy., asst. treas., Western Electric
(1905–8); exec., AT&T (1911–50), exec. vice pres., then pres., chair of board (1948–50); in
FEPC negotiations on Western Electric (1943). U.S. ambassador to Great Britain (1950–53).
Born in Mass.; educated Harvard.