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Lawyer

Richard Brooke Mcentire, American lawyer. member Securities and Exchange Commission, 1946-1953.; Member American, Topeka, Kansas State, Federal bar associations, Alpha Sigma Phi, Delta Theta Phi.

Background

Mcentire, Richard Brooke was born on February 19, 1911 in Topeka, Kansas, United States. Son of George P. and Mabel (Brooke) Mcentire.

Education

Student Washburn College, Topeka, Kansas, 1928-1931, Bachelor of Laws, 1934.

Career

Casualty insurance adjuster, 1931-1934. Entered general practice, Topeka, Kansas, 1934. Former law partnership of Claussen and McEntire, 1935.

United States Commissioner, District of Kansas, 1st Division, 1936-1939. Special attorney, State Corp communications of Kansas, 1939, secretary 1940-1943, general counsel, 1943-1944, chairman, 1944-1946. Member Securities and Exchange Commission, 1946-1953.

Membership

Member Securities and Exchange Commission, 1946-1953. Member American, Topeka, Kansas State, Federal bar associations, Alpha Sigma Phi, Delta Theta Phi. Clubs: Topeka High Twelve, Topeka Knife and Fork.

Mason (32°).

Connections

Married Esther M. Sharp, December 8, 1944. Children: Linda Jo, James Ralph.

father:
George P. Mcentire

mother:
Mabel (Brooke) Mcentire

spouse:
Esther M. Sharp

children:
Linda Jo Mcentire

James Ralph Mcentire