SCHENCK, Charles P.
SCHENCK, COMBS, HANNA
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Date: 12/13/2008 at 10:40:44
Schenck, Charles Plume, physician; b. Burlington, Iowa, March 29, 1879; s/o Walter & Emma Eliza (Combs); ed. Univ. of Iowa; memb. Sigma Xi and Phi Rho Sigma; captain basketball team, president cross country club, 1904; memb. Irving Institute, Middletonian society; Alpha Phi Delta; cadet major University battalion, track team; initiated by Iowa Beta, Feb 11, 1905 (charter member); delegate to province convention at Lincoln, Neb., 1905; brother of W.L. Schenck, Iowa Beta; specialist in eye, ear, nose and throat; memb. Iowa State Medical society, Texas State Medical society; m. Murrell Belva Hanna, June 22, 1911. Address, 707 W. French Ave. Temple, Texas. (pg 209)
~Who's Who in S.A.E. - A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Members of the Fraternity. Edited by William C. Levere. Evanston, Illinois, 1912.
1. S.A.E. = Sigma Alpha Epsilon
2. The preface of the directory states that "hundreds" of members didn't return their questionaire, so don't appear in the 1912 directory.
3. Founded on March 9, 1856, Sigma Alpha Epsilon is the largest North American secret letter, social college fraternity. The researcher can read more about S.A.E. in Wikipedia
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