With Fort Worth National Bank, summers 1897-1903, clerk, 1903-1906, became assistant cashier, 1908, vice president, 1914, president, 1930-1951, chairman of board, since 1951. Member Federal Advisory Council of Federal Reserve System, 1937-1941. Director Riverside State Bank, Fort Worth.
Vice president, director Acme Brick Company. Director State Reserve Life Insurance Company, Texas Electric Service Company, Texas Pacific Coal & Oil Corporation, T. & P. Railway, International-Great Northern Railroad Company, Member of Parliament Railroad Company, N.O., Texas & Mexico Railroad Company, Ellison Furniture and Carpet Company of Fort Worth, Fort Worth Lloyds, Fort Worth Belt Railway, West Side State Bank, Fort Worth, Agricultural-Livestock Finance Corporation, Citizens Hotel Company, Federal Royalties Company. Director Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Texas, 1930-1936.
Trustee Texas Christian University, Fort Worth. Vice president Texas Christian University Stadium Association.
Born March 7, 1883