1911. Began as office boy, St. Louis Post Dispatch. Later newspaper reporter various St. Louis newspapers. Secy, to Honorary Wm.
L. Igoe; member of Congress. Secy, to Honorary Wm. J. Stone, United States Senator.
Secy, to Foreign Relations Committee, Senate. Secretary Honorary Harry B. Hawes., member of Congress. Elected as Democrat to 69, 70, 71 Congresses.