Elected to Republican State Committee from Montgomery Company, 1924. Elected to State Legislature, Arkansas, 1926, re-elected 1928 (only Republican to be elected to this office since Civil War). Elected Secretary Republican State Committee, 1927.
Editor, Arkansas State Republican, 1927. Organized State Wide Hoover for President Club, 1927. Appeared before Congressional Committee in interest of proposed Ouachita National Park, 1927.
Elected Delegate, to Republican National Convention, 1928. Chairman Republican Speakers Bureau, Arkansas, 1928 National Campaign. Appointed by Speaker of House, House member State Debt Board, 1929.
Admitted to State and Federation Bar, 1929. Elected Secretary, State Debt Board, 1929. Appointed to represent Arkansas at National Conference on State Parks.
Appointed Supervisor, Census, 1929.