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Alvin Spivak

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  1. Alvin, “Al” Spivak was born May 23, 1922, in Yonkers, New York, and died June 5, 2004, in Santa Rosa, California

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  2. the son of Herman (uncle of Lawrence E. Spivak, of Meet the Press Radio and Television) and Helen Klein Spivak

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  3. As a child, he developed a great fascination for mechanical devices, and grew to love steam locomotives, trolley cars, bicycles, and Scottish Bagpipes

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  4. graduated from New York University with a B/A degree in mechanical engineering, and from Lesley College with a Master’s degree in applied management

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  5. Al initially worked as a supervisor for Third Avenue Railway in Yonkers, and then spent many years working for the General Electric Company (resulting in his development of a fluid amplifier with no moving parts) in a variety of locations

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