Superintendent schools, Fairbury, Nebraska 1887-1888. Admitted to bar, 1888, and since in practice at Fairbury. City clerk and attorney, Fairbury.
1888-1889; company attorney, Jefferson Company, Nebraska, 1895-1899. Republican candidate for Congress, 1898, for United States Senate, 1901. Member 58th to 61st Congresses (1903-1911), 4th Nebraska District Address: Fairbury, Nebraska.