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Howard Toms

Class of 1962
After graduation, returned to Connecticut. Spent some time working for my fathers’ company and being one of the boys of summer. 1964-1967 Perkin Elmer Corp. Norwalk, CT International customer service. June 1966, made my best move and married my wife of 46 years, this coming June. 1967-1980 Winchester International, Div. of Olin Corp. New haven, CT. Supervisor of Export/Import activities. Soon promoted to manager. I dealt with all overseas projects for sales of military ammo. and explosives. Had a great deal of fun, with the contract and administration. Requirements for the sale and technology of an entire gun powder plan to the Iranian military, before the Shah was forced to leave town. Arranged for all licensing requirements with Stat