Thursday, December 17, 2015

Robert Hummel, Master of Direct Mailing, Dies

Pioneered in his art and worked across party lines.

Posted By on Thu, Dec 17, 2015 at 12:40 PM

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Robert Hummel, the acknowledged master of political direct mailing in Memphis, who worked across party lines for a Who’s Who of political candidates and campaigns, collapsed and died Wednesday at his current Memphis workplace at American Resource Systems in Bartlett.

Hummel’s late mother, Barbara Walker Hummel, was a Miss America in 1948, and his brother, Andy Hummel, was a founding member of Big Star, the power rock band headed by the late Alex Chilton. 

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