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Who's Who in Pottawattamie County, Iowa
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Frank C. Lake and Lloyd N. Prince

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County Agricultural Agent, Council Bluffs; b. Butler, Mo., Jan. 17, 1886; Christian; Rep.; ed. Butler, Mo. H. sen., Mo. Univ., I. S. C; m. Florence Badgley, July 12, 1917, Kansas City, Mo.; child. Mildred; B. S. in agr., I. S. C; specialized in horticulture; finished 1915; with Ames extension dept. 1915 to 1918; Co. Agri. Agt. 1918-20; mem. Masons. Former residences, Butler, Mo. 1886-1906; Columbia, Mo. 1906-08; Ames, la., 1908-18.

BENO, Charles A.

Dry goods and clothing merchant, Council Bluffs; b. St. Joseph, Mo., Mar. 12, 1860; Prot.; Dem.; ed. H. S. and bus. coll.; m. Harriet Davis, 1S91, Council Bluffs, la.; children Kathryn E., C. Bernard; mem. Country Club, Elks. Royal Arcanum; Former residence, Wyoming about 46 years ago.


Co. Agr. Agt., Marshalltown; b. Walnut, Kan., Feb. 18, 1885; Meth.; Rep.; ed. B. S. Anim. Husbandry and B. S. in Farm Crops and Soils from Okla. A. & M. Coll., grad. work in Univ. Mo.; m. Gertrude A. Talbot. June, 1915, Stillwater, Okla.; chil. Mae L. ; Asso. prof, in Anim. Hus. Ext. Dept. I. S. C. 1913-17; coached Champion Boys Stock judging team at la. State Fair, 1918; third at Ames coll. 1917; organized Marshalltown Swine & Corn congress. Former residences, Altona, Kan. 1900-07; Stillwater, Okla., 190S-12; Broken Arrow, Okla., 1912-13.

CAPELL, Frank J.

Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Casey, Guthrie Co., Ia., Dec. 27, 1874; Prot. ; Dem.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S., three yrs. at Ia. State Univ., degree of B. A. from Univ. of Neb.; m. Adele Meyers, Dec. 31, 1901, Council Bluffs, Ia., (deceased); child. Richard L., Katherine, Virginia; mem. Council Bluffs sch. bd. three yrs; Pottawattamie Co. Atty. two terms; judge superior court, Council Bluffs, 2 terms; pol. judge; football record: played on C. B. H. S. and Univ. Ia. teams; coached teams at Tarkio, Mo., Coll.; Tabor, Ia., Coll.; Bellevue, Neb., Coll; and Omaha and Council Bluffs H. S. ; mem. Elks, Eagles, K. P., Royal Arcanum. Former
residence, Omaha, Neb.


Physician, Council Bluffs; b. Satara, East India, Feb. 9, 18G3; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Doan academy 1882; S. B. Doan Coll., 1886; M. D. Univ. Minn., 1890; F. A. C. S., 1913; m. Sarah Weston, June 10, 1897, Hastings, Neb.; child. Abbott; oculist and aurist for C, M. & St. Paul and C, R. I. & Pac. Ry. ; la. sch. for deaf; Christian Home; mem. staff of Jennie Edmund Memorial hospital; past trustee' of Doan Coll.; trustee Council Bluffs Free Pub. Bib., 3 terms; mem. Masons, Flks, Fellow Am. Coll. Surgeons, mem. Am. Med. Soc, la. State Med. Soc, Academy of Ophthalmology and Olo-lamigology. Former residences, East India, 5 yrs.; New Hampshire, 2 yrs.; Georgia, 2 yrs.; Neb., until 188G; Minneapolis, Minn., 4 yrs.; 1892-93 in Europe.

DRYDEN, Charlotte

Teacher and co. supt. of sch., Council Bluffs; b. Hardin twp. Potta. Co., Jan. 3, 1871; Prot. Rep.; ed. Carson, la., H. S.; Grinnell academy grad; Grinnell Coll. Ph. B.; Ames Coll. B. S.; Ames post-grad. M. f S.; taugh sch. 16 yrs. as assist, prin. and prin. of H. S.; co. supt. 1910-11; Ames Instructor 1911-18; Co. Supt. Potta. Co. Sch. 1918 to date; has written for several magazines, short articles in prose and a few poems; pres. literary soc. in Grinnell; v-pres. Ames post-grad, club; mem. of D. of V. and also D. A. R. ; v-pres. Bus. Woman's Club of Council Bluffs for 1919-20; chmn. executive com. of S. W. I. T. Assn.; mem. Nat. Geog. Assn. Former residences, Ames 1911-18; Glidden 1906-10.


Realtor, Council Bluffs; b. Homewood, 111., May 1, 1869; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Grinnell prep, sch.; Peddie Inst., Hightstown, N. J.; Grinnell coll., degree Ph. B.; m. Florence Folsom, Jan. 1, 1893, Avoca, Ia.; child. Frank F., jr., Charles B., Jack M.; mem. Council Bluffs sch. bd.; former city assessor; mem. of executive com. Ia. State Council of Defense; m?m. Military Bmeau, Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce; former pres. Council Bluffs real estate bd.; mem. A. F. & A. M., Elks, M. W. A., Rotary club, Chamber of Commerce, Real Estate bd. Former residence, Grinnell, Ia., to 1895.

GRASON, Jacob C.

Teacher, Council Bluffs; b. Monroe, Wis., May 9, 1857; Pres.; Rep.; ed. College; m. Lanora M. Sayre, Medoc, Mo.; child. 'Rollin S., Eunice M., Charles B. Joseph C, Emma J., Dorothy L., Evan C; has been prominent in educational work; stamp collector; State representative 36th and 37th G. A.

GREEN, William Raymond

Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Colchester, Conn., Nov. 7, 1856; Cong.; Rep.; ed. grad. H. C, Princeton, 111., A. B. (classical course) Oberlin Coll., 1879; m. to Luella W. Brown; child. William R., jr., Margaret T.; elected judge, dist. court, 15th Judicial dist. of la., in 1894 and re-elected four times thereafter; on June 5, 1911, he was elected to the Sixty-second Congress and re-elected to 63rd, G4th, 65th, and 66th Congresses; mem. K. P., Masons, Elks. Former residence, Audubon, Ia., 1882 to 1911.


Pres. First Nat. bank, Council Bluffs; b. Province Quebec, Can., Nov. 20, 1859; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Academies in Canada; m. Alie A. Armstrong, Aug. 20, 1885, Shenandoah, Ia.; child. Mrs. Bernard Beno. ; realtor; mem. A. F. & A. M., Elks. M. W. A. Former residence, Montreal until 1883; Anthony, Kas., until 1887.

GRONEWEG, William A.

Pottawattamie co. sheriff, Council Bluffs; b. Cincinnati, O., Nov. 22, 18G1; Prot.; Rep.; ed. pub. sch. m. Emma Fox, Oct. 9, 1888, Council Bluffs, Ia.; child. John F., Margaret H.; former deputy sheriff, former U. S. marshal, pres. for one yr. of Ia. State Sheriff's assn.; sec-treas. of same three yrs.; mem. of legislative committee for six yrs.; mem. Masonic bodies, Shrine, K. P., Moose, W. O. W., M. W. A., Eagles, Elks, Chamber of Commerce, Council Bluffs Country club. Former residence, Cincinnati until 1878.


Shoe merchant, Council Bluffs; b. Prairie City, 111., Dec. 6, 1866; Prot.; Rep.; ed. grade sch. m. Flizabeth Hill, Sept. 1898, Morrison, 111.; former mem. of fire and police bd.; mgr. of Council Bluffs Auditorium Co.; mem. Chamber of Commerce. Former residence, Omaha, Neb., 1888-98.


Chief deputy, clerk of dist. court, Council Bluffs; b. Wayland. Ia., May 17, 1876; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Walnut, Ia., H. S.; m. Hattie Neff, June 15, 1905; Avoca, Ia.; printer; elected Co. clerk, Nov. 1920; mem. A. F. & A. M., M. W. A. Former residences, Avoca, Ia., Walnut, Ia.


Lawver, Council Bluffs; b. Plymouth, N. H., Nov. 7, 1855; Prot. ; Rep.; ed. Kimball Union Acad., Meriden, N. H. ; Dartmouth Coll. class 1881; m. Emma Higham, May 16, 1888, Keokuk, la.; child. Charles S. Paul H.; city solicitor, Council Bluffs 1892 to 1897; state senator one term; Postmaster Council Bluffs from July, 1902, to April, 1914; mem. Elks, Maccabees. Former residence, Plymouth, N. H. , until Sept. 5, 1884.


Newspaper man, Council Bluffs; b. Burlington, Ia., 1871; Rep.; married; three child.; 18 yrs. reporter and editorial writer on la. Daily papers; was sec. to ex-cong. W. I. Smith, 1900-02; state printer six yrs.

HUGHES, George F.

Postmaster, Council Bluffs, la.; b. Council Bluffs, Ia., Feb. 22, 1864; Cath.; Dem.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S.; St. Benedict's, Kan.; Tech. Sch. of Architectural Drawing at Atchinson, Kas.; m. Elizabeth J. Keating, April 8, 1891, Council Bluffs, Ia.; child. Harold D., Rodna M. ; general contractor; is an amateur thespian of considerable reputation in Council Bluffs, Omaha, and southwestern Iowa; mem. Chamber of Commerce, Council Bluffs Country Club, K. C, Elks, Rhinoceros Club.


Publisher, Council Bluffs; b. near Hanover, 111., July 6, 1869; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Northern Illinois Coll., no degree; Dixon Univ. of Business; m. Eva Jane Dickinson, 1898, Sabula, Ia.; v.- pres. and genl. mngr. Daily Nonpareil; taught in business coll.; worked in law office and all departments of newspaper; mem. Rotary Club, B. P. O. E. Former residences, Jones Co., Ia., until 1888; Hu tchinson Kearney, Neb., 1888-91; Sanborn, Ia., 1891-93; Marshalltown, Ia., 1893-1909.


Trust officer Council Bluffs Sav. Bank, Council Bluffs; b. Avoca, Ia., March 2, 1881; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Avoca, Ia., H. S.; 2 yrs. at Tabor Coll.; 3 yrs. at I. S. U., B. S. degree; 3 yrs. George Washington Univ., Washington, D. C, L. L. B. degree; m. Jeanette Huntington, Nov. 28, 1907, Council Bluffs, Ia.; child. Donald H., Nora Jean; Sch. Supt. Oakland, Ia., 1904-06; Pottawattamie Co. Supt., 1907-10; ed. expert, U. S. Dept. Agr., Forest. Div., 1910-13; inatr. Council Bluffs H. S., 1913-14; Asst. Pottawattamie Co. Atty., 1915-18; Pres. Council Bluffs Sch. Board, 1915-18; mem. A. F. & A. M., Rotary Club, Council Bluffs Country Club, Chamber
of Commerce, State Hist. Soc. Former residences, Avoca, Ia., until 1904; Oakland, 1904-06; Council Bluffs, 1906-10; Washington, D. C, 1910-13.


Chief of police, Council Bluffs; b. Denmark, Oct. 22, 1867; Luth.; Dem.; ed. grade sch.; m. Ellen M. Jensen, April 25, 1895, Council Bluffs, Ia.; child., Edward P., Clara J., Geo. W.; cigar dealer; mem. Board Police and Fire Comn., 1913-1918; mem. Elks, W. O. W., D. B. S., K. O. T. M. Former residence, Avoca, Ia., 1889-90.


Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Anamosa, Ia., Aug. 11, 1868; Cong.; Rep.; ed. H. S., non-grad.; Ia. S. Coll., 1889, B. of E.; Univ. of Mich., 1895, L. L. B. ; m. Carroll Williams. Sept. 1, 1905, Wyoming, Ia. ; child., John W., True; practiced law for 25 yrs.; asst. co. atty., Pottawattamie Co., 1899- 03; city solicitor Council Bluffs, 1906-12; state sen. 19th dist., 1913-21; chmn. Cities and Towns Ways and Means and Retrenchment and Reform Corns.; supreme rep. K. P. of Ia.; mem. Masons, Woodmen, and other orders, Country Club of Council Bluffs. Former residence, Anamosa, from birth until 1905:

KNOX, Sumner J.

Internal revenue agt., Council Bluffs; b. Macedonia, Ia., May 18, 1879; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S.; mining, locating engineer, board of trade; dep. sheriff, 1901; dept. of jus., bureau of investigation, 1917-19; state agent, 1919; federal prohibition and internal revenue agent since Feb., 1920; Spanish war veteran; mem. Elks, Ak- Sar-Ben. Former residence, Sidney, Neb., 1887-89.


Cashier, Commercial Nat. bank, Council Bluffs; b. Ephrate, Pa., Oct. 8, 18G6; Prot.; Rep.; ed. country sch.; m. Annie Heistand, Ephrate, Pa., Nov. 6, 1887; child. Adam, Elizabeth; mem. A. F. & A. M. Former residence, Ephrate, Pa., 1860-91.


City auditor, Council Bluffs; b. Piqua, O., Feb. 11, 1860; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Council Bluffs, H. S.; m. Joana M. Graham. Feb. 19, 1884, Atlantic, Ia. ; child. Jessie V., Maude E., Helen I., Willa Clare; accountant; city auditor for 14 yrs.; mem. K. P., W. O. W.

McCONNELL, William E.

Merchant Council Bluffs; b. Chariton, la., Aug. 12, 1869; Pres.; Rep.; ed. pub. sch. m. Clara Phelps, Council Bluffs, la., Sept. 18, 1894; child. Anna P.; mem. of sch. and lib. bds.; mem. Masonic bodies, Rotary Club. Former residence, Marysville, la., 1871-89.

McGEE, Harry G.

Realtor, Council Bluffs; b. Grafton, W. Va., April 26, 1858; Prot.; Rep.; ed. West Univ. of Pa.; m. Margaret L. Green, Jan. 12, 1893, Council Bluffs, Ia.; child., Mrs. Mary Grace Blanchard, John A.; hardware mcht.; treas. sch. bd., 1900; mem. park bd. since 1910; mem. A. F. % A. M., Elks, I. O. O. P., Chamber of Commerce, Council IMuffs Real Estate Bd. Former residences, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1867-74; Council Bluffs, 1874-96; Kansas City, 1896-97.


Pottawattamie Co. treas., Council Bluffs; b. Pottawattamie Co., Ia., Feb. 19, 1872; Prot.; Dem.; ed. country sch.; m. Victoria Castor, July 10, 1899, Council Bluffs, Ia., child. Ardieth; former mayor of Neola, Ia.; mem. W. O. W., F. O. E., Owls. Former residence, Neola until 1899.

NEFF, Lewis J.

Lawyer, Walnut; b. Bureau Co., 111., Sept. 21. 1868; Meth.; Rep.; ed. Western Normal Coll., Highland Park Coll., Drake Univ., B. Accts., B. Didactics and B. Laws; m. Ruth W. Neff, Nov. 18, 1906, Avoca, la.; holds an Ia. State certificate; state rep. lor 3 terms in 36th, 37th and 38th G. A.; mayor of Walnut for 4 terms; mem. sch. bd.; ex-pres. Walnut sch. bd.; sec. for past 20 yrs. of I. O. O. F. lodge; sec. A. F. & A. M. for 10 yrs.


Editor, Council Bluffs; b. Greene Co., Ia., Jan. 5, 1867; Pres.; Rep.; ed. common sch.; m. Edith M. Green, Oct. 31, 1895, Glidden, Ia.; child. Jonathan, Marion; editor Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil; chmn. Council Bluffs Chapter Am. Red Cross. Former residence, Glidden, Ia., from 14 to 44 yrs. of age.

PRYOR, John Carlisle

Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Abingdon, Va., Oct. 3, 1883; Prot.; Dem.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S.; Simpson Coll., degree Ph. B. ; Univ. of Chicago, degree J. D.; m. Elizabeth E. Smith, June 10, 1912, Indianola, la.; child. John W., Elizabeth L. ; mem. executive com. State Bar Assn., 1914-18; mem. Council Bluffs sch. bd., 1918-20; democratic candidate for congress, 9th dist. 1916; mem. Alpha Tau Omega frat., Rotary Club, A. F. & A. M., Elks, la. State Hist. Soc, Chamber of Commerce, Council Bluffs Country Club. Former residence, Abington, Va., 1883-87.


Banker, Earling; b. Neola, la., Nov. 14, 1887; Cath.; Rep.; ed. grad. St. Joseph's sch., Neola, la., H. S., 1905; m. Margaret Finerty, June 14, 1911, Neola, la.; child. Philip, Catherine; entered State bank of Neola, 1905, and managed Underwood Sav. bank, Underwood, la., until 1912; went to Farmers & Merchants State bank, Neola., Ia., and worked there until 1916, when bought  stock in Farmers T. & Sav. bank, Earling, la., and in 1917 purchased control of Farmers Trust & Sav. bank, Earling, la.; held office of treas. Earling, la., secy, of sch. bd. and was Grand Knight of Knights of Columbus two yrs.; mem. K. C. Former residences, Underwood, la., Sept. 1905-11; Neola, 1887-1905.

SAAM, Theodore J.

Sch. Supt., Council Bluffs; b. Lansing, la., July 5, 1877; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Lansing H. S.; Lenox Coll., Hopkinton, la., degree B. S.; Ia. Univ., degree of M. A.; m. Alice Fairfield, Aug. 1907, Groton; N. H.; child. Dorothea, Elizabeth, Katherine; mem. Rotary Club. Former residences, Lake City, Ia., 1903-08; Pipestone, Minn., 1908-11; Lead, S. D., 1911-17.

SAUNDERS, Charles G.

Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Westmorland, Oneida Co., N. Y., Apr. 10, 1861; Meth.; Rep.; ed. Drake Univ., A. B., LL. D.; State Univ. Ia., LL. B.; m. Flora D. Newkirk, July 2  1890; child. Mrs. George A. Peak, Chas. D.; atty. for railroads, bank, Telephone Co.; co. atty. 1894-98; state sen. 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 G. A.; dir. M. W. A., 4 yrs.; Col. I. N. G.; pres. State Bar Assn., 1911-12; mem. Masonic bodies, Shrine, K. P., M. W. A., I. O. O. F., Elks, Royal Highlanders and Red Men. Former residences, Iowa City, la., 18G8-1873, Stuart, la., 1873-75; Crawford Co., Ia., 1876-88.


Wholesale grocer, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs la., Aug. 16, 1873; Dem.; ed. Manual Training sch. Washington Univ., St. Louis; received degree S. B., in architecture, Mass. Inst, of Technology, 1895; studied abroad three yrs.; followed proffession in Council Bluffs, 10 yrs.; m. Mable Pratt, 1901, Des Moines; mem. state bd. of ed. ; was mem. of Capitol Com. in 1902.


Apparel retailer, Council Bluffs; b. Marion Co., la., Sept. 25, 1864; Pres.; Rep.; ed. country schls.; m. Ida Meyers, June 1, 1887, Council Bluffs, la.; child., Irma, Edna.; 1st pres. Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce; mem. Masons, Elks, Foresters, M. W. A., Eagles, Royal Arcanum.


Banker, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs, Ia., Sept. 21, 1864; Pres.; Rep.; ed. H. S.; m. Lucy B. Millard, Oct. 23, 1889, Council Bluffs, Ia. ; child., Lucy B., George A.; cashier 1st Natl, bank; mem. B. P. O. E.

SWANSON, Charles E.

Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Galesburg, 111., Jan. 3, 1879; Presb.; Rep.; ed. pub. sehls. ; A. B., Knox Coll., class of 1902; LL. B., Northwestern Univ. Law Schl., 1907; m. lone Westcott, June 29, 1910, Hopkinton, la.; admitted to bar of Iowa in 1907; has practiced law at Council Bluffs since 1907; Co. atty. of Pottawattamie Co. since Jan. 1, 1915; re-elected 1920, for fourth term; honors in debating while at law school; also mem. Order of the Coif, scholastic honor fraternity; mem. Masonic bodies, Shrine, Elks; past master Masons, elder Presb. Ch. ; dir., Y. M. C. A. Former residences, Galesburg, 111., until 11 yrs. of age; moved with parents to Clearfield, la., 1890.


Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Caleo, Mo., Sept. 22, 1867; Cath.; Dem.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S.; m. Elsie Pusey, Feb. 19, 1901, Council Bluffs, Ia.; child., Mrs. George A. Spooner, Elsie P.; former pres., Council Bluffs Schl. Bd.; former pres., Ia. State Bar Assn.; mem. Des Moines Club, Omaha C.ub, Council Bluffs Country Club, Elks, Rotary Club, K. C, M. W. A. Former residence, Caleo, Mo., 1867-69.

TINLEY, Hubert L.

Bank cashier, Council Bluffs State Saving's bank, Council Bluffs; b. Mt. Sterling-, 111., Jan. 29, 1866; Cath.; Dem.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S.; m. Mary H. Maher, June 26, 1902, Iowa City, la.; child., Mary L., Margaret, Virginia, Hubert L. Jr.; former postal employe, money order div.; asst. p.-m., 1891; mem. fire and police bd., 1907-08; mem, Chamber of Commerce, K. C, Kiwanis club, Maccabees, Eagles, Moose, Former residences, Mount Sterling, 111., 1866-69; Council Bluffs, la., 1869-91; Denver and Trinidad, Colo., 1891-93.

TINLEY, Mathew A.

Physician, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs, la., March 5, 1876; Cath.; Dem.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S.; Med. Dept., Univ. of Neb., degree M. D.; m. Lucy Shaw Williams, of Norfolk, Neb., Oct. 8, 1902, Council Bluffs, la.; child., Winifred, Robert E. ; first dept. comdr. American Legion of la.; natl. pres., Rainbow Div. Soc. ; col. comdg. 168th Inf., 42d Div.; received Croix de Guerre from French govt., Distinguished Service Medal from U. S. govt.; served 25 yrs. in the la. N. G. in the same regiment in every grade; iy2 yrs. in volunteer service; in 1898 served in Philippine Islands as 2nd and 1st lieut Co. L, 51st la., which later became the 168th; mem. Elks, K. C, R. A., A. O. U. W., Moose, Rotary, R. N. of A., Degree of Honor, American Legion, Spanish War Veterans, Rainbow Division Soc, Country club, City, County, State, and American Medical Socs., R. R. surgeon.


Clerk of the district court, Council Bluffs; b. York co., Pa., May 10, 1868; Prot. ; Rep.; ed. Emerson, la., H. S.; Normal Coll.; m. Mary E. Graham, March, 1888, Emerson, la.; child. Zene A., C. LaVerne, Donald D., J. Ned; former newspaperman, deputy clerk at Avoca for 10 yrs.; clerk Council Bluffs for 6 yrs.; mem. A. F. & A. M., Council Bluffs Country club. Former residences, Emerson, la.; Macedonia, la.; Avoca, la.


Physician and surgeon, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs, la., Sept. 28, 1866; Prot.; Rep.; ed. H. S.; M. D., Univ. of la., 1891; m. Susie C. ; Clark, Oct. 12, 1891, Iowa City, Ia.; child., Thos. P., Jack V.; prof, physiology Coll. Medicine, Univ. of Neb.; sec, Ia. State Medical Soc; pres., Ia. State Medical Soc; Medical Soc. Missouri Valley; South Western Medical Assn.; ; Council Bluffs and Pottawattomie Co.; Medical societies; mem. Bd. of Regents, State Univ. of Ia.; mem. Masons, I. O. O. F., Elks; mem. American Med. Soc, State Med. Soc, Co. Med. Soc, Council Bluffs Med. Soc, Acad, of Medicine, Internatl. Assn. of R. R. Surgeons.


Pres., City Natl. Bank, Council Bluffs; b. Quincy, Mich., Dec. 6, 1S63; Rep.; ed., Ph. C, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1883; m. Lurna S. Williams (deceased), Oct., 1893; Lavina M. Williams, Sept., 1905; child., Robert W., Marian; organized City Natl. Bank, Jan. 1, 1909; mem. Univ. and Omaha clubs, Omaha Country club, Council Bluffs; Masons, Elks. Former residences, Quincy, Mich., 1863-85; Lakota, N. D., 1885-87; Neola, la., 1887-94; Atlantic, la., 1894-1900.

WALLACE, Robert B.

Real estate loans, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs, Ia., July 4, 1880; Presb.; Rep.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S., grad. class 1897; 1 yr. Tabor Coll.; m. Edyth Thomas, Sept. 4, 1901, Council Bluffs, Ia. ; child., Bruce, Mary, Wilson.; mem. Masons, Elks, I. O. O. F.


Lawyer, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs, la.; Rep.; ed. H. S.; Omaha Cora'l. Coll.; Univ. of Wis.; grad. Natl. Law Univ., 11)07 m. Irene R. Jones, Cedar Rapids; mem. firm Williams Bros.; real estate, loans, ins.; clerk in Signal Corps; chief clerk post hdq., Ft. Omaha; 10 yrs. a court reporter; elected state rep., Pottawattamie Co., 1918; mem. Masons, Elks.


Secretary board of education, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs, la., Sept. 1, 1865; Prot.; Rep.; ed. Council Bluffs H. S.; rn. Emyline Yearndt, Oct. 29, 1901, LaPorte, Ind.; child., Ned E. ; druggist, retail fuel dealer; mem. Masonic bodies, Shrine, Elks, Royal Arcanum, M. W. A.


Wholesale cigars and tobacco, Council Bluffs; b. Council Bluffs, la., March 10, 1870; Episc; Dem.; ed. com. schls.; m. Georgia Bennett, Oct. 21, 1896, Council Bluffs, Ia.; child., John, Louis, Charlotte; city clerk, 5 yrs.; mem. Bd. Police and Fire Com'n., 10 yrs.; mayor, 2 terms; mem. Elks, Eagles, Owls, Moose, Country Club, Maccabees, Red Men.


James Hunter, Banker.
Fred H. Hoefener, Banker.
John Geiger, Mayor, Merchant.
John Ehlers, Merchant.
J. C. Madsen, Merchant.

Dr. R. G. Smith.
H. H. Spalti.
L. S. White.
E. P. Harrison.
C. A. Sample.
A. C. Vieth.
P. M. Heft.
Dr. G. C. Giles.
J. W. Keith.
M. H. Evans.
Felix Setz.
F. W. Pierce.
F. E. Seeman.

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