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Lawyer

Martin Kelso Elliott, American lawyer. Served from private lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Member American, Indianapolis bar associations, Judge Advisers Association, American Society Traffic and Transportation, American Judicature Society, Association Interstate Commerce Commission Practitioners, American Legion, Veterans Foreign Wars, Sigma Nu.

Background

Elliott, Martin Kelso was born on February 1, 1908 in Spencer, Indiana, United States. Son of Homer and Myrtle (Leonard) Elliott.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, DePauw University, 1930. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1933.

Career

Admitted to Indiana bar, 1933, District of Columbia Bar, 1950. Practiced law in Indianapolis, 1933-1942, Washington, 1950-1952, 56—. Deputy attorney general State Indiana, 1947.

Assistant counsel United States Senate sub-committee privileges and elections, 1947-1949. Commissioner Interstate Commerce Commission, 1952-1956.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives to resolve the conflict failed, the use of force may be the only option to check aggression or genocide.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Served from private lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American, Indianapolis bar associations, Judge Advisers Association, American Society Traffic and Transportation, American Judicature Society, Association Interstate Commerce Commission Practitioners, American Legion, Veterans Foreign Wars, Sigma Nu. Clubs: Columbia (Indianapolis).

Connections

Married Lois Marie Wood, January 1, 1952.

father:
Homer Elliott

mother:
Myrtle (Leonard) Elliott

spouse:
Lois Marie Wood