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Frank M. BROOME

United States Commis sioner and State Legislator

Frank M. BROOME, United States Commis sioner and State Legislator. Member of Knights of Pythias.; Elks.

Background

BROOME, Frank M. was born in Augusta, Georgia, United States. Son of James A. and Helen (Gardner) Broome.

Education

Private Schools; Richmond Academy, Augusta, Georgia.

Career

Receiver, United States Land Office, Alliance, Nebraska, 1893. Mayor, Alliance, 1894. Practice, United States Land Laws, 1898-1914.

Elected member, Nebraska House of Representative, 1914. Probate Judge, 1915; Receiver, United States Land Office, Valentine, Nebraska, 1916. Justice of Peace, 1920.

Elected member, Nebraska House of Representative, 1922;appointed secretary, treasury, Nebraska Stockgrowers Association, 1924. Appointed, United States Commissioner, 1919. Reappointed each 4 years since.

Newspaper publisher.

Membership

Member of Knights of Pythias. Elks. Clubs: Lions, Country (Alliance, Nebraska).

Connections

Spouse Julia M. Phillips, June 2, 1889, Broken Bow, Nebraska.