Who's Who in Dallas County, Iowa, 1940

1940 Who's Who

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Secretary & Treasurer National Farm Loan Assn; b Henry Co, Ind Nov 12, 1866; s of Joseph Modlin-Lydia Osborne; ed Albion HS; Albion Meth Seminary 1883; m Gertrude Bell Sep 25, 1889 Manning; s Wade H, Earl H; 1883-85 cowboy, south of Dodge City, Kas; 1885-89 teleg opr CM&StP RR, Templeton & Perry; 1904-08 lbr dir, Perry; 1908-12 orgr & opr Globe Washing Machine Mfg Co, Perry; 1912-17 real est & ins agt, Perry. 1917-  secy & treas Natl Farm Loan Ass, Perry; 1908-12 mayor, Perry, Assn of Secy & Treas 8th Feb Land Bank dist of Natl Farm Loan Assn, VP & past dir; Perry Bur of Commerce, past pres; Rotary, past pres & del Rotary Internatl, Los Angeles; BPOE 407, life mbr, past exalted rules; del natl conv 3 years; hobby:  fishing; off Perry State Bank Bldge; res 1622 Willis, Perry.

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From Who's Who in Iowa, by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 344.

Transcribed by Conni McDaniel Hall, July 2014.

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