US Representative from Indiana. In 1892 he became a reporter and later a political writer in Indianapolis. He was a Washington correspondent for Indiana and Ohio newspapers and member of the Congressional Press Galleries from 1901 to 1929. He was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-first and to the nine succeeding Congresses, March 4, 1929 to January 3, 1949. As a unsuccessfull candidate for renomination in 1948 to the Eighty-first Congress, he resumed work as a newspaper correspondent in Washington, D.C. until his death.
Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Katherine Huber Ludlow