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W. L. AUSTIN, Member, TJ.S. Bureau of Census, Department of Commerce. Member of American Statistical Association; American Economic Association; American Academy Political and Social Science; American Farm Economic Association; National Council of Economic League; Phi Kappa Psi; Masons.

Background

AUSTIN, W. L. was born on January 25, 1871 in Scott Company, Mississippi, United States. Son of Richmond Pearson and Sue D. (Lane) Austin.

Education

Harperville (Mississippi) College, 1886-1891. University of Mississippi, Bachelor of Philosophy, 1897. Bachelor of Laws, 1898.

Career

1903. Chief Statistician, Division of Agriculture, TJ.S. Bureau of Census, 1917. In charge of 14 decennial census of Agriculture, Irrigation. drainage. 1919-1922, since 1930.

Membership

Member of American Statistical Association. American Economic Association. American Academy Political and Social Science.

American Farm Economic Association. National Council of Economic League. Phi Kappa Psi; Masons.

Connections

Spouse Eley D. Campbell, December 29.