U.S. Congressman. Successful in the real-estate business, he was a member of the Republican State committee and served as financial secretary of the Republican city committee of Philadelphia. In 1921, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh Congress and to the next six succeeding Congresses, serving until 1935. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he returned to his in the real-estate business interests, also was vice president of Philadelphia Transportation Company and the Transit Investment Corporation.
Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith