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News Release (June 22, 1964)


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News Release (June 22, 1964)
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New College News Release, For Release: June 22, 1964
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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June 22, 1964


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NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C. ARTHUR INFORMATION Dallas vl. Dor t of Sarasota has been elected to the New Colle-:Je Board o.!: Trustees, accord to an announcemen t by Trustee Louis H. Dort, o vmer of a 3, 000 acre cattle ranch in Sarasota County becomes the 26th member of the board, which has local, national and international representation. A native o .Michi-:5a.n, Dort was graduated from Princeton University and e urned his l a w degree at the University of Michi-gan. worked fer a number o f years for the United States a key figure in State Department work restoring wart o r n areas in the post World War II. 1-!e pilr t i cipated in the development of and presentation to o f t r;2 shall Plan, was a member of the special United Nations Co:-::-.ittee on Relief Needs and took part in the organiza-tion of and was the first U. S. representative on the Council of UNICEF, the United Nations children's fu.:-1d. In his role in postwar relief, Dort was the United States re-presentative on aad Chu irr:-. &!1 of the Supply Committee of the United Nations P elief c.n d F.E.chabiliJcation Administration. He


New Colle:Je News Release -2 helped to develop the plan for the economic restoration of Austria, I taly and Greece in cooperation with those govern-ments. Dort also was director of Central Administrative Services for several years during World War II. CAS was set up I to assist the multitude of temporary agencies in oryanization, staffing, budgeting, and administration. At one time more than 6, 000 persons were en-:1aged in this work under Dort. Since comin-:I to Florida in 1951, Dor t has established the Double D ranch, which he both owns and operates. He is a director of the Florida cattleman' s Association and a chairman of its Beef Committee and also a member of the American National Cattleman's Ass'n. Dort serves as a supervisor of the Sarasota Soil Conserva-tion District, member and first vice chairman of the Sarasota County Public Hospital Board and President of the Sarasota Sister City Association. He is past president of the area council of the Boy Scouts of America, of the Players of Sarasota, and of Sarasota Bay County Club. He is a member of the Sarasota Rotary Club and commodore of the Field Club. r


New College News Release -3 LaMotte said that Dort brings to the New Colle:Je board 'che vical o world wide affairs plus the intimate knowledge of his own community. "We are most :fon;unate in havinJ a man of Mr. Dort' s many dimensions join the New ColleJe board of trustees," said LaMotte. ##

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