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Lawyer

Benjamin Randolph Howell, American lawyer. Decorated Legion of Merit. Member Texas Board Education, 1957-1975, chairman, 1969-1975.; Served as colonel Army of the United States, 1940-1945.; Member American, Texas (director 1946-1948), El Paso (president 1952) bar associations, National Association State Bds. Education (area vice president 1970-1971), Texas Research League (director), Pi Kappa Alpha, Phi Delta Phi.; Club: El Paso.

Background

Howell, Benjamin Randolph was born on September 20, 1900 in Roswell, New Mexico, United States. Son of Mark and Leona (Randolph) Howell.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University Texas, 1925.

Career

Admitted to Texas bar, 1925, since practiced in El Paso. Former member Jones, Hardie, Grambling and Howell. Former vice-president, director El Paso Natural Gas Company.

Membership

Member Texas Board Education, 1957-1975, chairman, 1969-1975. Served as colonel Army of the United States, 1940-1945. Member American, Texas (director 1946-1948), El Paso (president 1952) bar associations, National Association State Bds.

Education (area vice president 1970-1971), Texas Research League (director), Pi Kappa Alpha, Phi Delta Phi. Club: El Paso.

Connections

Married Romaine Safford, April. Children: Margaret Safford (Mistress.

father:
Mark Howell

mother:
Leona (Randolph) Howell

spouse:
Romaine Safford

child:
Margaret Safford (Mrs Howell