Party affiliation: Republican
Charles Benjamin Franklin, American organization executive. awards 1965, 67, 70), American Legion, 40 and 8. Served as Second lieutenant Air Service, World War I.; Member International Platform Association (Board of Governors, awards 1965, 67, 70), American Legion, 40 and 8.; Club: Saturday Night Literature; Lodges:.
1 daughter Elizabeth Logan Burg. Married Margaret Lavona Barnum, January 20, 1940. Children: Margaret Lee, Benjamin Barnum.
Bachelor of Arts, Washburn College, 1913. Student, Columbia University, 1924. A.M., Harvard University, 1927.
Doctor of Hebrew Literature, Washburn College, 1967. President Associated Chautauquas, 1919-1932. Public Jayhawk Magazine, 1922-1923.
State business manager of, Kansas, 1933-1936. President Knife and Fork Club International and Associated Clubs, from 1938. Director American Platform Guild, 1945-1947.
Editor: Famous After Dinner Speeches, 1949, The Dinner Club Movement, 1954. President Native Sons of Kansas, 1928-1929, Rotary Club of Topeka, 1929-1930.