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James Murdoch CLARK, American Director, Department of Public Safety b. December 15, 1863, Washington, Pennsylvania.


CLARK, James Murdoch Son of William and Margaret Donaldson (Mevey) Clark.


Public Schools; Washington and Jefferson College, Bachelor of Arts. Columbia University, New York City, Master of Arts, Bachelor of Laws.


Member, Select Council, City of Pittsburgh, 1898-1902. Director, Department, of Public Safety since January 1, 1926. Director Homewood Peoples Bank, 20 years.

Also on board of two other banks. President Homewood Board of Trade, 5 years. President Allied Bds. of Trade, 2 years Trustee, Point Breeze Presbyterian Church, 16 years Member of Sons of American Revolution.

Beta Theta Pi; Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce. History Society of Western Pennsylvania Clubs: Duquesne, Oakmont County, Keystone Athletic. Columbia University (New York City).


Spouse Jean M. Swan, May 3, 1893 (died July 16, 1924). (2) Virginia Jordan, July 30, 1927.