Elbert W. Weeks JR; S.A.E. bio. 1912
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Date: 12/13/2008 at 12:27:55
Weeks, Elbert Wright, Jr., student; b. Jan 29, 1890; s/o E.W. & Jennie E. (Biggs); (deceased*); student at Univ. of Iowa; Si Mu, Waskwi, Irving Institute, Polygon, Iroquois, chairman junior prom committee, sergeant Co. A, Cadet regiment, humorous editor 1913 Hawkeye annual; intitiated by Iowa Beta. Address, Guthrie Center, Ia. (pg 245)
*transcriber note: it is unclear in this bio if it is the mother who is deceased, or the subject of the biography himself deceased before the book was published
~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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