Shriners; Sigma Nu; Knights of Pythias. Chamber of Commerce. Club: Country (Hickory).
C. Attorney, North Carolina, 1911. Judge, Municipal City, Hickory, North Carolina, 1915-1917. Government Appeal Agent, 1917-1918.
Commander, Captain, Army Service Corps, 1918. Resigned and resumed practice of law, 1918. Elected Vice-President, Granite Falls Manufacturing Company and Granite Cordage Company, 1919.
Elected Director, Hickory Chamber of Commerce, 1921. Elected Director, 1 Bldg, and Loan Association. Hickory same year; elected, Chairman, Company Board Education, Catawba Company, North Carolina, 1926.
President, Hickory Rotary Club, 1928-1929. Appointed Director, North Carolina School for Deaf, since 1929. Appointed member, Board of Governor, Catawba.
Company, since 1929.