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Commis sioner State Supreme Court

Walter Naylor DAVIS, American Commis sioner. State Supreme Court. Member of Phi Delta Phi; Artist Fellowship & Master of Arts; Knight Templar; Beta Theta Pi.

Background

DAVIS, Walter Naylor was born on November 29, 1876 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Son of Alexander and Alice (Edwards) Davis.

Education

Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, Bachelor of Arts, 1898. Washington University Law School, St. Louis, Missouri, Bachelor of Laws, 1900. Smith Academy, St. Louis, Missouri, 1894.

Career

Louis, Missouri, 1916, 1922. Special Assistant, to the United States Attorney, charge war work, 1917-1918. Commissioner, Court of Appeals, 1923-1925.

Elected, Commissioner. Supreme Court, Missouri, since 1927.

Membership

Member of Phi Delta Phi. Artist Fellowship & Master of Arts. Knight Templar; Beta Theta Pi.

Connections

Spouse Roberta R. Morrison. Democrat nominee, Circuit Judge, St.