Judge, U. S. Court of Appeals for District of Columbia Circuit
Nominated by Harry S Truman on September 12, 1945; Confirmed by the Senate on September 24, 1945, and received commission on September 28, 1945. Service terminated on 7/13/1954, due to death.
University of Missouri, B.A., 1913
George Washington University Law School, LL.B., 1914
Parliamentarian, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., 1913-1917
U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel, 1917-1919
Private practice, St. Louis, Missouri, 1919-1932
U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1933-1945