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Raymond Hood, 81; service set

Raymond “Ray” Francis Hood, 81, of Cape Carteret, passed away early Sunday morning May, 16, 2021, at his home after a long illness. His memorial service is at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 6 at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9960 in Cedar Point. Ray was the only child of...
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Preservationists launch effort to protect a cherished Raymond Hood lobby in Manhattan’s McGraw Hill building

Will New York lose another architecturally significant building interior because it isn’t protected by landmark designation? That’s the fear of local preservationists who have launched an effort to protect the art moderne lobby of the former McGraw Hill building, a 1931 Raymond Hood-designed office tower at 330 West 42nd Street that is currently empty and awaiting renovation.