Who's Who in Dallas County, Iowa, 1940
DREW, LOYD SWAIN
Railroad Agent; b Stuart, Iowa July 12, 1894; s of Horace E Drew-May L Check; ed Carson HS 1911; m Helen R Yaple Mar 3, 1920 Braddyville; d Mary, Helen; 1912-15 with CRI&P RR, 6 mo agt, Kovah, 6 mo agt Avoca, 1915- agt, Devter; 1930- owner & opr Drews Candy Shop; 1932- mayor, Dexter; past mbr Dexter indep sch bd, pres 8 years; during World War enl Aug 5, 1917 Camp Funston 5 months, Stanley Tex 5 months, O/S 1 year, disch May 1919 as sgt; Amer Legion post 419, past adjt; ORT; Comml Club, past VP; AF & AM 293, past jr warden; Scot Rite; hobbies: golf & aviation; res Dexter.
From Who's Who in Iowa, by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 340.
Transcribed by Conni McDaniel Hall, July 2014.
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