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Common Sense in Advertising (McGraw-Hill, 1968)


Heroes of the Golden Gate (Pacific Books, 1987)


California in the Year 2000 (Pacific Books, 1991)


The Magnificent Rogues (Pacific Books, 1998)


Murder by the Bay (Word Dancer Press, 2005)


The Complete Geezer Guidebook

(Linden Publishers, 2009 )


101 Things You Say All the time

(and have no idea what you’re talking about!) 

(Exlibris, 2011)


1939 - The Making of Six Great Films

from Hollywood's Greatest Year 

(Craven Street Books, 2014)

Charles F. Adams, a twenty-five year resident of San Francisco, is chairman of the Wajim Corporation and president of Adams Enterprises.  He spent his career in international marketing and was president and chief operating officer of D’Arcy, MacManus and Masius, Inc., one of the world’s largest advertising agencies. 


He is also a former owner and general partner of the NHL Pittsburgh Penguins, and has chaired a number of charitable and civic organizations through the years.


Mr. Adams’ accomplishments are cited in his entry in “Who’s Who In The World”.  He is an accomplished and respected orator, having given dozens of speeches before a wide variety of distinguished audiences world-wide.  He has authored eight books:

Adams has also written seven plays, all of which have been produced and performed in San Francisco.  He is also the editor and publisher-coordinator of “An Ace and His Angel”, the war memoir of Herbert (“Stub”) Hatch, a World War II fighter pilot ace.

Contact information:


Charles F. Adams
2240 Hyde Street
San Francisco, CA. 94109


Phone:   (415) 771-5747        Alt. Phone: (212) 688-3556