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Lawyer

Charles Sidney Brewton, American lawyer. Member Association Senate Administrative Assts. and Executive Sections (past president), National Grange, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Background

Brewton, Charles Sidney was born on November 9, 1913 in Larkinsville, Alabama, United States. Son of Charles Spurgeon and Ora (Smith) Brewton.

Education

Student Birmingham-Southern College, 1932-1935. Bachelor of Laws, Juris Doctor, U. Alabama, 1938.

Career

Admitted to Alabama bar, 1938. Partner firm Brewton & Jones, Scottsboro, Alabama, 1938-1940. Special assistant to United State Attorneys general, 1940-1943.

Staff director United States Senate Committee Expenditure in Executive Depts., 1943-1944. Administrative assistant to the United States Senator Lister Hill, 1943-1956. Associate director law and legislation Joint Commission Mental Illness and Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1956-1959.

General counsel Senate Committee Small Business, 1959-1961. Assistant director Office Emergency Preparedness, Executive Office of President, 1961-1969. Executive director, general counsel Joint Committee on Defense Production, Washington, 1969-1973.

Legal adviser United States Senator John Sparkman, 1969-1973. Practiced in Scottsboro, Alabama, 1973-1975. Chairman committee arrangements National Conference National Defense Executive Reserve, 1965.

Assistant campaign manager presidential nominee Adlai E. Stevenson, 1952, 56. Assistant to chairman Presidential Inaugural Committee, 1965.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Action for Mental Health, 1961.

Membership

Member Association Senate Administrative Assts. and Executive Sections (past president), National Grange, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Clubs: President’s, National Democratic.

Connections

Married Jewell Wann, October 12, 1940. Children: Carol Ann, Charles Sidney.

father:
Charles Spurgeon Brewton

mother:
Ora (Smith) Brewton

spouse:
Jewell Wann

children:
Carol Ann Brewton

Charles Sidney Brewton