Overton Brooks Edit Profile
Student East Baton Rouge Parish High School, Bachelor of Laws, Louisiana State University, 1923.
Anne. Admitted to Louisiana bar, 1923, practicing at Shreveport. United States commissioner, 1925-1935. Member 75th-87th Congresses, from the 4th Louisiana District President National Rivers and Harbors Congress.
Served in 6th Field Artillery, 1st Division Reg. Army, 1918-1919.; Member Louisiana State Bar Association, American Legion, Forty and Eight, Veterans Foreign Wars. Mason (Shriner). Elk.
Married Mollie Merinwether, June 1, 1932.