Edward Joseph Gardner, American economist. Awarded Phillip C. Swing Scholarship at U. Cincinnati, 1941. member 79th Congress (1945-1947), 3d Ohio District; Served with United States Army, World War I. Executive chairman Butler County Democratic Organisation; Member Public Accountants Society of Ohio (president 1943), American Economics Association, American Menagerie.
Vice-mayor of Hamilton, O., 1926-1928. Ohio state representative, 1937-1938 and 1941-1942. Secretary Ohio State House Taxation Committee, 1937-1938.
Chairman joint committee, Ohio State House and Senate for studies of causes delinquent taxes, 1938. Member 79th Congress (1945-1947), 3d Ohio District.
Born August 7, 1898