Colby, Charles

Colby, Charles (Carlyle)

(1884–1965) geographer; born in Romeo, Mich. At the University of Chicago (1916–49), he became an authority on the economic geography of North America; three editions of his Source Book for the Economic Geography of North America were published (1921, 1922, 1926). His "Centrifugal and Centripetal Forces in Urban Geography" was published in 1933.
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July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradlees is pleased to announce the promotion of its four Vice President - General Merchandise Managers, Cecilia Clancy, Sandra Colby, Charles Ellis and James Sparks to the positions of Senior Vice President - General Merchandise Managers.
Cohen said, "We are very pleased to announce the appointments of Celia Clancy, Sandy Colby, Charles Ellis and Jim Sparks to Senior Vice President - General Merchandise Managers.