University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Laws, 1933. Bachelor of Laws, 1935). Recipient, Presidents Award, Oklahoma Bar Association, 1977 and 1980.
President, Antlers School Board, 1956-1967.
Colonel, United States Army Reserve. Working as a partner of STAMPER, OTIS AND BURRAGE. Admitted to the bar, 1935, Oklahoma. 1955, United States. Supreme Court.
1967, United States. Court of Appeals, 10th and 5th Circuits.
Bible is the only source of theology and Christian doctrine.
Churches should be encouraged to teach and preach biblical truth on moral issues and to urge their members to vote according to their beliefs, convictions, and values.
Member Oklahoma Industrial Commission, 1939-1940. President Antlers School Board, 1956-1967, Pushmataha Foundation, since 1957. Member Oklahoma Bicentennial Committee, since 1971.
Vice chairman board University Oklahoma Law Center, 1975-1978. Manager Oklahoma Democratic party, 1946, district chairman, 1946-1950. Alternate delegate Democratic National Convention, 1952.
Served to colonel Army of the United States, 1935-1946, E O. Fellow American Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers, American Board Trial Advocates (advocate). Member American Bar Association (delegate 1974-1991, state delegate 1975-1986, member committee on law book public practices 1974-1976, board governors 1986-1989, standing committee on federal judicial improvement 1989-1992), Sons of the American Revolution, Oklahoma Bar Association (board governors 1969-1973, President's award 1977, 80, 93, 2001), Oklahoma Bar Foundation (president 1977), Military Order World Wars, Pi Kappa Alpha. Clubs: Petroleum (Oklahoma City).
Lodges: Masons, Shriners, Lions.
Married Johnnie Lee Bell, June 4, 1936. 1 child, Jane Allen (Mistress Ernest F. Godlove).