Thomas Harper Edit Profile
Student, University Illinois, 1927-1928.
Private practice, Greenwood, 1930-1939; private practice, Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1939-1967; senior partner, Harper, Young, Smith & Maurrar, Fort Smith, from 1967; special associate justice, Arkansas Supreme Court, 1975. Member Arkansas Statute Revision Commission, 1975-1983.
Christian discipleship is a commitment to work for social and political change of the community you live in.
Chairman Democratic National Committee for Arkansas, 1954-1964, member, 1964-1972. Delegate Democratic National Convention, 1956, 60, 64, 68, chairman delegate, 1960, 64. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.
Member American College Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association, Arkansas, Sebastian County bar associations, Fort Smith Chamber of Commerce, Delta Upsilon, Phi Eta Sigma. Clubs: Fort Smith Town.
Married Vivien W. Tatum, January 16, 1939 (deceased). Children: Thomas, Granville T., Blake, Kay Nelson.