Cortez Carlisle Fish. As vice president of the Shelby Metal Products Company, Mr. Fish is numbered among the
able young business men of Shelby and Richland County. He was born here, July 3, 1896, the son of John C. and Anna
Cortez Carlisle Fish attended the public schools of Shelby and was graduated from high school in 1913. He then
entered Western Reserve University. Mr. Fish began his career as a foreman in the shops of the National Lamp Works,
of Cleveland, and in 1919 returned to Shelby where he was active in the organization of the Shelby Metal Products
Company. They are leading manufacturers of metal stampings and builders' hardware. Mr. Fish became secretary and
treasurer of the company at the date of its organization, and in 1923 was elected vice president. He is also a
director of the Citizens Bank of Shelby and the Autocall Company.
In 1923 Mr. Fish was united in marriage with Miss Helen S. Inhoff, the daughter of William and Virginia (Armstrong)
Inhoff, natives of Ohio, and now residents of Detroit, Mich. Mr. and Mrs. Fish have no children.
Mr. Fish is a Republican and has served as a member of the city council. He holds membership in B. P. 0. Elks No.
56, Knights of Pythias, Beta Theta Pi fraternity, West Brook Country Club, and Shelby Country Club.
History of North Central Ohio
Embracing Richland, Ashland, Wayne,
Medina, Lorin, Huron and Knox Counties
BY: William A. Duff
Historical Publishing Company
North Central Ohio Biographies
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