Karl Stefan Edit Profile
Brought to the United States, 1885. Educated public schools, Omaha, Nebraska. Doctor of Laws, National University, Washington, District of Columbia, 1946.
Karl F., Ida Mae (Mistress Robert Askren). Telegraph operator; successively news writer, reporter, city editor, radio news commentator, publications’ agent mags., newspapers. Member 74th to 82nd Congresses (1935-1953), 3d Nebraska District.
Chairman appropriations committee, dealing with Department of State, Department Commerce, etc. Advisor to United Nations Conference, San Francisco, 1945. Director Norfolk Building & Loan Association Lieutenant in Nebraska National Guard.
Served in telegraph division Philippine constabulary, 1904-1906. Honorary brigadier general, National Volunteers of Philippines. Member committee which in 1935 assisted in inauguration of Philippine Commonwealth.
Member 74th to 82nd Congresses (1935-1953), 3d Nebraska District. Member committee which in 1935 assisted in inauguration of Philippine Commonwealth. Mason.; member of the board of visitors United States Naval Academy, 1944.
Member of Executive Committee Interparliamentary Union, 1939. Clubs: National Press, Army-Navy. World traveler.
Honorary member Spanish War Veterans, member Order of Carabao, Rotary, Elks, Odd Fellows.