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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

    The use of force may be supported in extreme situations and when the need to do so is beyond reasonable doubt.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.

    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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    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