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Toepel, M. G.; Kuehn, Hazel L. (ed.) / The Wisconsin Blue Book

Biographies and pictures of constitutional officers, supreme court justices, members of Congress, members of legislature,   pp. [1]-68 PDF (22.7 MB)

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64                   WISCONSIN BLUE BOOK
       CLEMENS             PETERSON, R.             ABRAHAM
    Waukesha, 2nd             Waupaca             Winnebago, 1st
  HAROLD     WV. CLEMENS (Rep.) born Oct. 21, 1918 in Milwaukee.
Educated public schools Town of Oconomowoc and Milwaukee; Boy's
Trade and Technical High School, Milwaukee. A resident of the vil-
lage of Lac La Belle for 28 years. Tool making machinist 1939-44;
printer 1939; now   operates, with parents, boat livery, picnic area,
swimming beach. Village clerk since 1952; county supervisor since
1948; village health officer, building inspector, civil defense director;
county U.S.O. chairman 1947. U.S. Navy 1944-46. Elected to assembly
1956. Home Address: Route 2, Oconomowoc.
  Waukesha County, 2nd district: Towns of Brookfield, Delafield, Lis-
bon, Menomonee, Merton, Oconomowoc, Pewaukee, Summit; villages
of Butler, Chenequa, Elm    Grove. Hartland, Lannon, Lac La Belle,
Menomonee Falls, Merton, Pewaukee, Sussex; cities of Brookfield, Ocono-
  RICHARD E. PETERSON (Rep.) born July 17, 1920 Waupaca, where
he attended elementary and high schools. In 1949 graduated University
of Wisconsin Law School. Engaged in practice of law. Active in Boy
Scouts, member of American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Entered armed forces with Wisconsin national guard, Oct. 16, 1940; dis-
charged 61 months later. This is his 4th term in the legislature. Chair-
man Committee on Insurance and Banking 1957; member Committee
on Judiciary 1957. Home Address: 16-15th St., Clintonville.
  HARVEY R. ABRAHAM        (Rep.) born Oshkosh Jan. 15, 1895. Edu-
cated in public schools and graduated Oshkosh Business College. Sheet
metal construction worker 8 years; assisted on farm 2 years prior
to service in World War I. Served in overseas combat duty with 318
Engineers, 6th Division. Following    honorable discharge associated
with a partner in photo finishing business. Then travelled for 2
large nationally known food manufacturers until 1936. Since has been
a real estate salesman. Past commander of local post No. 70 American
Legion and past exalted ruler B.P.O.E. No. 292. This is his 6th term
in the legislature. Member Legislative Council and its Committee on
Conservation; chairman Excise and Fees Committee, member Rules
and Judiciary Committees, 1957. Assembly member State Natural Re-
sources Committee. Home Address: 627 Ceape Ave., Oshkosh.
  Winnebago County, 1st district: lst-5th, 7th-12th, and 15th wards,
city of Oshkosh.

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