Party affiliation: Democrat
Merritt Palmer, Dorothy Munson (Mistress J. E. Flowers). Married second, Laura Beatty Law, August 7, 1937. Employed with various shipyards, Newport News Shipbldg.
& Doctor of Divinity Company, Union Iron Works, San Francisco. With United States Biological Survey 4 years. United States Navy, Department C. & R., twice.
Student of natural history, especially of ornithology, mammalogy and oölogy. Owns private collection of over 35,000 specimens, also notable library.