Raymond Smiley Springer, American congressman. Member American Legion (past state commander).; Mason, Elk, Eagle, Knights of Pythias; Club: Columbia (Indianapolis).
Springer, Raymond Smiley was born on April 26, 1882 in Rush County, Indiana, United States. Son of Lorenzo D. and Josephine (Smiley) Springer.
Student Earlham College, 1901-1902, Butler U., 1903-1904. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana Law School, 1904.
Admitted to Indiana bar, 1904. County attorney, 1908-1914. Judge 37th and 73d Circuits, 1916-1922.
In practice of law, Connersville, since 1922. Republican candidate for government of Indiana, 1932 and 1936. Member 76th to 80th Congresses (1939-1949), 10th Indiana District Commissioned captain infantry, United States Army, World War.
Now lieutenant colonel Infantry United States Reserve Corps.
Member American Legion (past state commander). Mason, Elk, Eagle, Knights of Pythias. Club: Columbia (Indianapolis).