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Arch M. BAIRD

Arch M. BAIRD, American State Legislator. Member; Elks; Jasper Company Bar Association; Parent-Teachers Association; Phi Delta Phi.

Background

  • BAIRD, Arch M. was born on June 1, 1883 in Marionville, Missouri, United States. Son of Edward H. and Sarah J. (Bracken) Baird.

  • Education

    • Ozark Wesleyan College, 1901. University of Missouri, Bachelor of Laws, 1908.

    Career

    • Secretary, Republic Company Committee, Boone Company, Missouri, 1908-1909. Member, Republic Company Committee, Jasper Company, Missouri, many years. Chairman, Joldon Company, Missouri Republic Ex-Service Men's Association, 1924-1928.

      City Attorney, Carterville, 5 terms. Assistant Prospective Attorney, Jasper Company, 2 terms. Member, Carterville Board Education, 6 years.

      Chairman, Carterville Cham. Commerce, 1922-1923; State Representative, 2nd Legislative District, Jasper Company, since 1929. Member, secretary, Statute Revision Commission, Missouri, since 1929.

      1st Lieutenant, Captain, United States Army, 1917-1918. Commander, local post, American Legion, 2 years. Adjunct, same, 2 years.

      Member, Missouri Executive Committee, American Legion, 1925-1926. Chef de Gare, Jasper Company Voiture, Louisiana Societe 40 et 8, 1 term.

    Religion

    Methodist Episcopal Church.

    Membership

    Member; Elks; Jasper Company Bar Association. Parent-Teachers Association. Phi Delta Phi.

    Connections

    • Spouse Marguerite Hunt, 1908, Columbia, Missouri.
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