James J. Hughes ’57, P’82 died on September 2, 2020 in Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts.
(The following was provided by 1957 Class Agent Ed Langbein, Jr.)
James J. Hughes was born in Boston and subsequently the family moved to Brunswick where, following high school, he entered Bowdoin. An economics major he was active in interfraternity athletics. He had a full career in shoe merchandising as he advanced from director of shoe planning to regional manager to vice president, executive vice president, and president over a period of forty years.