The SCROLL of Phi Delta a for January,
tribution to athletics as a member of the
tennis team. He was president of the
Student Senate and a charter member of
Gamma Circle of OAK.
Upon his graduation from college he
enlisted in the first World War as a
seaman, U.S.N.R. He later attended the
U. S. Naval Academy for a short war
course, receiving his commission as Ensign and later Lieutenant (j.g.).
He married Florence Miller of Pittsburgh on November 25, 1919. Florence
was a charter member of Chi chapter of
A at the University of Pittsburgh and
also a charter member of Mortar Board.
They have one son, Robert Miller Willison, Allegheny '42, now working for the
War Department at the Keystone Ordnance Branch in Meadville.
Russ is president of the Wilkinsburg
Real Estate and Trust Company and of
its subsidiary, the Wilkinsburg Real Es-
tate and Insurance Agency. He is a
director of the Wilkinsburg Hotel Company, operating the Penn-Lincoln Hotel.
He was recently appointed by Governor
James as a member of the Board of
Trustees of the Pennsylvania State Hospital at Woodville, Pennsylvania. He is
a past president of the Wilkinsburg
Lions club, a past official of the Chamber of Commerce and has served as chairman of the Community Fund campaign
for the borough. He is a member of the
University Club of Pittsburgh, the American Legion, and the Masonic fraternity.
Russ is vice-president of the Pennsylyania Iota Alumni Corporation and has
long been active and interested in A
affairs. He is a golfer of parts, an excellent bridge player, a fine fellow and will
be an extremely capable and conscientious province
MILLER, Pittsburgh '23.
To serve until a permanent
building is erected on the site.