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Lawyer

Clyde Edsel Herring, American lawyer. Served to captain United States Army.

Background

Herring, Clyde Edsel was born on March 24, 1915 in Des Moines. Son of Clyde L. and E. Pearl (Spinney) Herring.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, State University Iowa, 1937. Bachelor of Laws, Drake U., 1940, Juris Doctor, 1968.

Career

Admitted to Iowa bar, 1940, District of Columbia Bar, 1965. Member firm Davis, Huebner, Johnson, Herring & Burt, Des Moines, 1955-1960. Assistant county attorney, Polk County, Iowa, 1947-1948.

County attorney, 1951-1952, 53-54. District director Bureau Census, 1949-1950. Commissioner Interstate Commerce Commission, Washington, 1959-1964.

Practice law, Washington, 1964-1976. Democratic candidate for government Iowa, 1954.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army.

Connections

Married Mary Lou Becker, August 7, 1945. Children: Victoria Louise, Mary Jane.

father:
Clyde L. Herring

mother:
E. Pearl (Spinney) Herring

spouse:
Mary Lou Becker

children:
Mary Jane Herring

Victoria Louise Herring