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Claude Callahan Earp

Claude Callahan Earp, American state government official. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal; named Man of Year by Nevada Rotary Club, 1964. Deputy fund vice chairman American Red Cross, 1960. Colonel Army of the United States. Member Masons, K.T.

Background

  • Earp, Claude Callahan was born on August 9, 1886 in Barton County, Missouri, United States.

  • Education

    • Student public schools. Student extension courses.

    Career

    • Vice president Southwest Mail Printing Company public daily and weekly newspapers, Nevada, Missouri, 1928-1941. Adjunct general of Missouri, 1936-1937. Chairman Missouri State Hwy Commission, 1937-1941.

      State director Selective Service System, Missouri, 1940-1947.

    Politics

    There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The faith should be based on the Bible, but also on reason, tradition, and personal experience.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

    Membership

    Deputy fund vice chairman American Red Cross, 1960. Colonel Army of the United States. Member Masons, K.T.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Phillips, October 7, 1914.
    • spouse: Ruth Phillips
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    Born August 9, 1886
    Nationality
    • 1928 - 1941
      Vice president, Southwest Mail Printing Company public daily and weekly newspapers
      Nevada, United States
    • 1936 - 1937
      adjunct general of Missouri
    • 1937 - 1941
      chairman, Missouri State Hwy Commission
    • 1940 - 1947
      state director, Selective Service System
      Missouri, United States