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^ ()wiii«!^ to the wonderful a<lvan<'ement of
the State of Washiutrton in all lines of bus-
iness and to the rapid strides toward
national fame of its foremost citizens, it
seems almost a necessity to imhlish a book
which shall contain ])(U-traits and brief bio-
graphical skctclies of the most ])romineni
men in this State.
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PEBKINS, SIDNEY AIiBEBT — Born In iJo^t^ju. .Mass. ( anif lo .--late oi
Assistant Secretary Republican Xational Committee, 1896; Secretary to Hon
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News, Tacoma Engraving Compa
Herald. Morning American and
Olympian. Olympia, Wash
Xational Committee, 1896; Secretary to Hon. M. A. Hanna. isai
State Good RoAds Association; member Republican National Com
ning and operating the Tacoma Daily Ledger, Tacoma Evenin;
pany, Everett Daily Herald, Everett, Wash., Bellingham Daiij
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Reveille. Bellir.gham, 'Wash.. Olympia Daily Recorder and Morn
Vice president and director Pacific Coast Gypsum Company
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North D Street; business address, Perkins Building, Tacoma, Wash.
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SETMOUB, WH.I.IAM WOLCOTT — Born in St. Albans, Franklir. Co-^r.;v, \"t. Educated at Williams
Colltge, also attended University of Berlin and Grottingen, Germany. Came West to Tacoma in
1889 and went into business of investment banlter; office at 401 Provident building. Belongs to
Country Club, Commercial Club, Union Club, University Club, Tennis Club, all in Tacoma: Alpha
Delta Phi and Campfire Club in Xew York City. "I regret to be obliged to admit that the better
half of this family is Mrs. Seymour, and in this everyone agrees who knows us both." Electea
mayor of City of Tacoma in April, 1911, on recall ticket.
PAULHAMUS, W. H. — Born at Altoona, Blair
County, Pa.. March 4, 1865. Educated in city
schools. Came to Sumner. Wash., in 1890 and
followed farming. Member of Grange. State
senato" from Pierce county.
WARBUBTON, HON STANTON— Born Sullivan
County, Peunsylyania, April 13, 1865. Arriyed
Washington August, 1888. Lawyer. State Sen-
ator Washington 1897 to 1905. Congressman
from the Third District. Member Country,
Commercial and Union Clubs.
METCALr, BAI^FH — Born at Providence, R. I.,
1861. Educated in common school, Brown Uni-
versity and University of Michigan. Came to
Tacoma in winter of 1889. Half owner in Ta-
coma Morning Globe, November, 1889. Entered
shingle manufacturing business in 1894. Pres-
ent occupation same; business address, Post-
office Box 1535. Member Commercial, Union,
Country, University, Knights Templar, and
Shriner of Masonic order.
AIiI^EN, PLINY LEi— I .1 i \ .i <,i
Witt., jii i-oio. -T-uLicaLeu ui me vjiariiinai' auo
High Schools of Law^rence, Kas., and came tu
Seattle witli his parents in 1889. Engaged in
printing- and publishing business in 1896 and
has made distinct success in his chosen occu-
pation. Took an early interest in politics and
was elected to State Senate in 1906 and re-
elected in J.910. Served as Chairman of Legis-
lative Investigating Committee appointed at
1909 session and made a report of all state
offices and institutions. Member of Seattle .Ath-
letic Club. Commercial Club, Chamber of Com-
merce and life member of Arctic Club. Promi-
nent in fraternal life, being member of K. of P.,
Odd Fellows, Royal Arcanum and A. O. U. W,
Married in 1895 to Sare W. Oltman, who, after
an illness of a year, died October 18, 1911, Has
two sons aged eleven and fifteen.
STOCKING. FRANK LEWIS — l!<>rii
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sun of Siimiiel J. iiml Miiry 1^. Stc
nion scliool; Kradiiatc i>f Kiistiiui
ColleKf. March. IST5. Clt-ik In
Fla.. postofflce from I i<T«-nil»-r. I»
1S7S. Assistant Postmaster. Tac
Juno 1, 1S91: Assistant I'Irectur
J'osts for Plilllppines. Jiiiy. ls;iy;
Manila. P. I.. Jill.v. 1!»00. to Janiiai
sislant PostinastiT Tai-oma. Wash..
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McMXja&AY. JOHN I.. — f-'iu W
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Murray. Karlv eilui-.irlon i-onimon schools of
Ohio. Stiiilleil law In New York from \»H6 to
ISSS. Attended Ohio State Iniversitv at Co-
lumbU'«. Ohio. Gni.Iiiat.d Phillips Kxeter
Academy at Kxeter. \i-w Hanipsiilri-. Prosecut-
Inu Attorney Pierce County. WashinKlon. Court
House. Taroma, Wa.'"!!. Memlier Tai-oma IxxlKe
No .:. F. & A. M.: 3L>(1 degree Scdtilsli Hlte.
A ■. KIks. Improved Order Red Men,
Ki Pythias. Tacomn Chnmher of Com-
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WEEKS, BENJA2IXN J.— Born at Exeter, Nev/
Hamp.sliiro, October 2ii. 1S56. Common school
education. Came West to Tacoma in 1900.
Manager of Street Railway Companv of Ta-
coma for two years; manager Graves" Railway
System of Spokane three years. Manager Pa-
cific Traction Company of Tacoma for two
year."?. Real estate and insurance business
until elected City Commissioner of Light and
Water in 1911. Present address. Citv Hall, Ta-
coma. Wash. Member of Commercial Cl'ab
and Elks' Club.
IiONGMZBE, SOBEBT — Born in Thurston County
on l.SU'i-acre farm, known as the Longmire
Donation Claim. James Longmire, his father,
was a pioneer of this country and founder of
the now famous Longmire Springs. Raised on
the farm. Served as a guard at the U. S. peni-
tentiary, being promoted from guard to jailer,
then from jailer to deputj' warden. 'U'as one
of the first to arrive in the noted Klondike
country, where he suffered many hardships.
After returning from Klondike, was appointed
bailiff in the U. S. Court, where he worked up
to the time of being elected SherifE of Pierce
CABMAN, JOSEPH LINCOLN — Born at Carman,
111., November 5, 1S61. Came to Tacoma in
January, 1890. Organized Pacific Lounge &
Mattress Company in 1890; changed to Carman
Manufacturing Company in 1900. Present busi-
ness address. East H and Twenty-fifth streets,
Tacoma, Wash. Member Union Club, Commer-
cial Club, Country and Golf Club, Elks and
McDONAIiD, KICHABD D. — Born '>i I i' n I'luv-
ince of Ontario, Canada. Comrn'Mj -. I mil < ilu-
cation. Moved with family to Independence,
la., at the age of 16. Came to Tacoma in 1889,
and went into business of shoe merchant at
1301 Pacific avenue. Senior member of Mc-
Donald Shoe Company, established twenty-two
years. Vice-president SliuU-Day Company,
manufacturers and jobbers men's overalls and
gents' furnishings. Former president Chamber
of Commerce, and the first president Tacoma
Carnival of Nations. Member Tacoma Com-
CI.SOI«, O. E. L„... I.. U^^J!„, W .». i-Juuat^d H!
common schools and High School of Willmar,
Minn. Came West to Tacoma in 1883. Served
as apprentice and journeyinan plumber until
1891. Started in plumbing and heating busi-
ness in 1891. Business address, 1130 Commerce
street. Served in City Council as Councilman
from 1902 to 1904. acting as chairman of light
and water committee for one year. Member of
Commercial Club, Rotary Club and Elks' Club.
KE„BY, JR. — Born Lancashire, Eng-
Arrived in Washington in 1889.
Treasurer St. Paul & Tacoma Lumber Company,
president Wilkeson Coal & Coke Company, ex-
president First National and Everett National
Banks, Everett, Wash. Member of Commercial,
Union and Country Clubs.
DEGE, JAMES HENBT — B.iiii in Pliiladelpliia. Pa..
I'ege. Brought up and t-ducated in public and ni
tliere during liis infancy. Entered business care
At the age of 16 was promoted to department m
home for Tacoma, arriving here September 30, IS
Dege & Milner, clothiers, Tacoma. Wash., the la
west. He is one of the best known men in the S
of Company "E." First Regiment National Guard
ber Commercial Club and Chamber of Commerce,
mandery. Knights Templar: Afifi Temple. Mystic
Mason, Lebanon Lodge F. & A. M.; Tacoma Lodg
•Jul;.- J.. 1^'jv: ;;un of John Henry and Laura .\lice
ght schools, Atlanta, Ga.. his parents having moved
er as cash boy in a department store in Atlanta,
anager, same store. At the age of 20 left Southern
88. Beginning at the bottom, today Is president of
rgest institution of its kind in the Pacific North-
tate. August 10, 1S9S, was commissioned Captain
of Washington, by Governor John R. Rogers. Mem-
Rotary Club, Counti-y and Golf Club, Ivanhoe Com-
Shrine, Tacoma Consistory No. 3; 32nd Degree
e No. 174, B. P. O. E.
EASTEBDAY CHARI.E^3 1VIII.TON — I i.rn \ako-
mis, II ., _._ _,_ ., I> , .'_] iL Mj_ Un V.
and Margaret J. Easterday. Educated at
Carthage (Jollege. State Universities of Ne-
braska and Iowa. Began practice of law in
Nebraslia in 1S79. Located in Tacoma, Wash,
in March, 18S4. State Senator from 1891 to
1S97; Regent State University 1S9T-1901. Judge
Superior Court since 190S.
BI.ATTNEB, FRANK S. — Born Tecember 4,
1&66, in Waterloo, Ind. Came to Tacoma in
CHAFIvlAN, "W. O. — Born at Mount Union, Ohio, in
1859; son of Prof. I. O. Chapman of Mount
Union College. Attended Mount Union College,
taking degree of A. B. in 18.6. Studied law four
years following with Judge K. J. Caldwell in
Cleveland, Ohio. Admitted to the bar in ISSO.
Came to Territory of Washington in 1S81, re-
siding at Port Townsend. Deputy Collector of
Customs several years, and later, leaving that
office, practiced law at Port Townsend a short
time. Came to Tacoma in 188.5 and engaged in
practice of law. An attorney for Northerri Pa-
cific Railway Company from 1885 to 1896.
Engaged in general practice of law until 1900,
when nominated and elected as one of the
.ludges of the Superior Court. Was re-elected
to this position in 1904 and again in 1908. Is
serving third term.
Ci;iFFOKI>, MII;ES L. — Born Rush County, In-
diana, in the country. Educated Butler Uni-
versity, Indianapolis, Ind. In the spring of
ISST came to Tacoma. Judge of Superior Court,
Pierce County, M^ashington, Room 2, Superior
Court. , Father, John; mother, Nancy Clifford.
U. S. Commissioner from time of admission of
State to time went on Superior Bench. Mem-
ber School Board for about eleven years. On
Superior Bench about five years.
FTTBTH, JACOB — Born in Schwihan. Austria. Public sciiool education. Came to Nevada City, Cal..
in 185S. Entered business as banker in Seattle, Wash. Member of Rainier Club, Seattle and Golf
and Country Club.
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Z.AFFIN. BICHA&D T. — lirnti at liaixock. Me.. In 1863. R<]ucat<-<l in State of Mnino. Came West to
Seiittle Juni- 1. r.tiiii. I>l.strirl niiinuKer Stone & Welister ManaKinirnt Association, Puget Sonml <lis-
trit't. Iit'imrlment ami division supe rlntcndent Boston Klevated Kallway. Boston, Jiin«>, 1SS4 to 19IIC;
Woice>JtiT I'onsoliilateil Railway Company as gom-ral niaiiaKer from ISOO to 1H(U; Manila Klcctric
Railway & I..lKlit Company as vice-president and Kenerai manager in iliarBe of construction and
operation from 1904 to 19U8: si.\ montlis prior to coming to Seattle. Paru Klectric Railway & I..ig!it
Company, Para, Brazil. Wlille there rearranged tlie operation of the property for the purpose of
placing It on a paying basis. The Puget Sound district comprises the Seattle Klectric Comjiany,
Pacifii- Coast Power Company, Puget Sound Electric Railway, Tacoma Railway & Power Company,
Pacific Traction Company. Wliatcom County Railway & Light Company. Bellingham & Skagit Rail-
way Company. Puget Sound International Railway Company. Seattle-Everett Traction Company.
Busines."5 address, 204 Pioneer building. Seattle. Wash. Member of Rainier. Arctic, Seattle Golf and
Country Club, of .Seattle, also of L'nion Club, Tacoma. and Cougar t"lul>. Bellingham. Wash.
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PBEY, EDWABS A. — Born in Lima, Ohio, Janu-
ary 22, 1888; oldest of six children; son of
Jacob and Nannie Frey, both from Germany.
Educated in grammar schools. At age of 14
started to learn machinist's trade in railroad
shop. Took course in mechanical engineering
at Ohio Northern University in fall of 1903.
During vacations worked as machinist, until
spring of 1906; accepted position as head
draughtsman of mechanical department of one
of tlie railroad divisions of New York Central
lines until October, 1907, when he came West
to Southern California for a short time, coming
to Washington in April, 1908, taking a position
in the Tacoma city engineering department for
a few months. In March, 1909, he took a posi-
tion In the County Engineer's office and since
then has been Chief Deputy County Engineer.
Has been asked to run in next election as
County Engineer to succeed J. E. Noel. Mem-
ber Young Men's Republican Club.
SCHEEL, HANS FETEB — Born July 16, 1866, ac
Flensburg, Schlerwig-Holstein, Germany. Edu-
cated in country school near Flensburg. Came
with parents to Mason City, la., in 1882. Worked
as stone cutter until 1889, married and
came West to Tacoma, Wash.; started in cut-
stone business under firm name of Simpson &
Sclieel; in 1896 engaged in stone business at
Spokane. In 1903 went into stone quarry busi-
ness at Tenino, Wash.; acted as Secretary and
Treasurer for the Spokane-Tenino business,
with main offices at Spokane, until 1906. Then
went with his family to Tacoma; now devoting
entire time to the Hercules Sandstone Company
quarries at Tenino, Wash., which are repre-
sented in all the larger cities in Washington,
Oregon, Idaho and California. Resident ad-
dress 103 East Road, Prospect Hill, Tacoma.
Wash. Member of Commercial Club, Country
Club and German Club.
BUMOTENS, GEOBG-E H. — Born March 16, 1878,
Klickitat County, Wash.; son of William R. and
Barbara R. Rummens. Prosecuting Attorney
Asotin County 1903 to 1907. Deputy Prosecut-
ing Attorney King County 1911. Admitted to
bar in Washington May 13, 1899. Address, 1308
Alaska building, Seattle, Wash. Member of
Arctic Club, B. P. O. E. No. 92, and Seattle
CABB, CAZ.'VTN J. — Born February 8, 1879, in
Tacoma; son of Howard Carr, first settler. Edu-
cated in Tacoma public schools, Tacoma High
school and Tacoma Business College. For
eight years in Treasurer's office. Member all
Masonic bodies. Past Master Evergreen No. 51,
F. & A. M.; Tacoma Chapter No. 4, R. A. M.;
Ivanhoe Commandery No. 4, Knights Templar;
Afifi Temple Shriner, 32nd degree Scottish Rite
Mason, National Union, Royal Arcanum,
M. W. A., Red Men, Chinook Tribe No. 10, and
SICSA&OSON, CHABIiES — Born at Bainbridge, Georgia. Kducated at Vanderbilt University. Ar-
ri\ed in Tacoma September, 1S92. Lawyer. Now President of the Pacific Cold Storage Company.
Business address. Pacific Cold Storage Company, N. P. Wharf, Tacoma, Wash. Member of Coun-
try Club and Union Club.
CONSIBINE, JOHN W. — 'I' eatiical magnate, or-
iginator of "Made in Waslilngton" slogan and
carried out to tlie letter in the building of the
Einpress Theater, Taooma, Wash. Mr. Consi-
dine is interested in all out-door sports, is
President of several clubs, and a fancier of
horses and dogs.
WITHERS, GUV — Born Mason City, 111., in 1873.
Common school education. Aetna Life Insur-
ance at St. Louis for three years; Illinois Life
Insurance, in charge Kansas City office, six
years. Came to Tacoma in January, 1910.
Second vice-president and manager of the
Agency Department First National Life. Busi-
ness address, 331 Perkins building. Prominent
in Christian Endeavor movement in the Central
BRAEOEB, OTTO — Born in Oshkosh, Wis., in
1873. Educated in common school. Settled in
Portland, Oregon, in 189P. Foreman of sash
and door factory for five years. Worked in
Seattle. Started in business i.i Olympia sev-
eral years ago Appointed Chief of Police of
Olympia in 1905 and served efficiently for one
year. In 1910 was elected to the council from
the Second Ward by a large majority.
I^AUBZ:, FRANK J. — Boi r in ><i|ii,>iii ]>.:il <>i
wisconsm, near Janesville; son of Charles and
Marguerite Laube of Bellingham, Wash. Grad-
uated from the University of Wisconsin 1899;
was instructor in history at the Tacoma High
school for three years before taking up the
practice of law. Married Gertrude McNair of
Brodhead, Wis., June, 1901; daughter 5 years
old. Came to Tacoma in June, 1904; now
lawyer in Provident building, Tacoma, Wash.
Member of the Washington State Legislature,
elected 1910. Member Free Masons and K. of P.
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SETTSIIm-Y, WEBSTER GUY— Born In Creston,
Union County, la. Educated Creston Higli
school; B. S. Knox College 1901; LL. B. Stan-
ford University 1905. Secretary-treasurer Poin-
dexter Senatorial Club of Pierce County, secre-
tary Pierce County Republican Central Com-
mittee, secretary Committee Second Congres-
sional District. Lawyer; firm, Dunkleberger &
Heinly; suite 1002 Fidelity building, Tacoma,
Wash. Member Masons, Odd Fellows, Phi Delta
Phi and Plii Delta Theta fraternities, and Com-
CIiAYFOOZ., CHABIiES ETHEIiBEBT — Born at
Crown Point, Lake County, Ind., 7th of Decem-
ber, 1861. Educated in public schools of La
Fayette, Indiana, and Central Normal College,
Danville, Indiana. Came West to Tacoma,
Washington, in summer of 1S87, Attorney and
Counsellor at Lav/. Present business address,
Funk-VollanO Building, Olympia, Washington.
Admitted to bar at La Fayette. Indiana, 1885;
to bar of Washington Territory at Tacoma,
1888; to United States Circuit Courts and Court
of Appeals, 1890; to Courts of District of
Alaska, 1900; to Supreme Court of United
States, 1905. Law partner of late Hon. -F. W.
Cushma-.i in firm of Claypool & Cushman at
Tacoma for twelve years; Assistant United
States Attorney, 1897-1900; Commissioner
Circle, Alaska, 1900-4; general practice, Fair-
banks, Alaska, 1904-8.
JOAB, AIiBEBT BMBRSON — Native of Ohio,
educated in public schools of Terre Haute, Ind.,
graduating from High School there. Finished
education at Phillips Exeter Academy and Yale
University; Superintendent Schools, Colorado
Springs, and Chair of Mathematics in University
School of Chicago. Admitted to practice of
law, and practiced in Denver and Chicago, later
coming to Tacoma, where has practiced ever
since. Member Masonic Order and Knights of
Pythias, National Guard of Colorado, in service
against the Ute Indians; member of National
Ouard of Washington for twelve years, with
title of Colonel. Has taken an active part in
politics, always a Republican, often stumping
city, county and state.
TODD, B;UGH CZiIFFOBD — Born in Cheney, Spo-
kane County, Wash. Educated in public schools
of Spokane, High School of Davenport, Wash-
ington State College at Pullman and graduate
of Georgetown University, Law School of Wash-
ington, D. <'C. Native of Washington state.
Lawyer, with offices at 204-7 Collins Building,
Seattle, Wash. Belongs to Seattle Commercial
Club, Knights of Pythias, and other Fraternal
Orders. Active in Washington politics for many
years; County Clerk of Whitman County 1907-S.
Represented Whitman County as Democrat in
the session of the Legislature of 1909 and 1911.
Expected to be candidate for Democratic nomi-
nation for Governor 1912. Has done public
speaking for several years in all parts of the
■"■^^^"^5' HUBBABD POSTZB— President Alaska-Pacific Steamship Company: office in Perkins
buildmg. Belongrs to Country and Commercial Clubs, Chamber of Commerce, Elks, Rainier Club
(Seattle), Transportation Club, and Merchants' Exchange, San Francisco; California Club, Los An-
geles; Washington Commanderv, Loval Legion.
AI^I.-srN, FBANK, JR. — Born In Keokuk, Lee
County, Iowa. Educated at St. Matthew's Hall,
San Mateo, Cal., and Leland Stanford Unlver-
sitj'. Admitted to the bar of Washington in
1897. Practiced law sliort while and then went
into surety bond business, later branching out
into other insurance lines under firm name of
Frank Allyn, Jr., & Co., then, in 1908, organized
the corporation of Allyn-Hill Company, general
insurance lines, particularly large lines in casu-
alty and surety field. Now president of Casu-
alty Underwriters' Association of Tacoma, a,
particularly strong casualty organization of all
Tacoma agencies, and president of Allyn-Hill
Company. Member Tacoma Country and Golf
Club, Sigma Nu Fraternity of Stanford Univer-
sity. Present business address is 115 South
Twelfth street, Tacoma, Wash.
KING, EDWARD BEAUMONT — Born in Augusta,
111., May 25, 1873; son of Charles Wesley and
Sarah Catherine King. Graduated from Wayne
High school, Nebraska, and Nebraska State
Normal school. Undertaker; address, 730-32
St. Helens avenue, Tacoma, Wash. Member
Commercial Club and Chamber of Commerce,
F. & A. M., Aflfi Temple, I. O. O. F., K. of P.,
I. O. R. M., M. W. A., A. O. U. W., National
Union, P. O. S. of A.
SHORT, GEORGE RANDOI.FH — Born April 9,
1879, at Baltimore, Md. Educated in common
school. Came to Tacoma, May. 1902. Ad-
mitted to the bar of the State of Washington
in May, 1909. Business address, 904-5-6-7-8,
National Realty building. Members Elks,
Arctic Club of Seattle, P. O. S. of A.
POST, HERBERT E. — Born in Beardstown, 111.
Came to Tacoma in March, 1904. Certified pub-
lic accountant; office, Perkins building. For-
merly associated with Stone & Webster, W. P.
Hopping & Co., International Fisheries Com-
pany. Spring of 1911 audited the books of the
City of Tacoma. Member of University Club
and Commercial Club.
B£ZiIi, T. J. — Bum Moiiiil rit'ii^iaiit. Durliuiii
County. Province of Dntario, Ciinuila. KJucateO
in pulilio SK-hools and CulleKiati- InHtitute.
TaiiKht Mcliool ten years, fame to Tai-onia In
J'ei-eniber, 1893. went into prliitlriK ami publlsh-
fng liusiness. Now at 717 I'oninierie .street. Ta-
coina, Wa.sli. Helong to t'onunerilal ("lul> &
Clianilier of ("oninieree. Killtor and publisher of
Taconia New lliraM anil senior member of tlie
Hell Press, Piilillsliers. Was mei;ibiT of .>^tat«'
I..eKislature 19iiU-1910. Prominent member of
the Improved Order of Ked Men. also belonga
to the Masonic Kraternlty, Foresters of Amer-
ica. Fraternal Order of Katies, and L.oyaI Order
THACX£B, QVB !•. — liurii in .'^prlnKtlelil. Mu.. Ul-
tober 17, 1883. son of James G. and S. A.
Thacker. Kducated at I'nlverslty of Washing-
ton I-aw Sohool, "06. Assistant ProsecutlnB
Attorney of Lewis County, I!t07-l"jo9. Membei
KIks, K. of P., \V. O. W., A. O. F. W. Rooms
11 and 12. Foffman-Hobson Bank Buililln^, Che-
halls. Wash. Admitted to bar May 2S, I'.inG.
AXiXiEN, ETHAN — Born November 4, 1868; son of
Ethan and Ann Rachel Musgrove Allen, Lex-
ington, Mo. Came to Tacoma in 1S91. Print-
ing contractor in Tacoma for 21 years. Mem-
ber Commercial Club, life member B. P. O. E.
ZiAMBOSN, FBANK M. — Born December 8, 1864,
in Lexington, Mo.; son of William W. and Addie
Weaver Lamborn. Came to Tacoma in 1891.
Joint manager Allen & Lamborn Printing Com-
pany. One of fifteen freeholders who drafted
the present Commission form of charter for
Tacoma. Treasurer Tacoma Savings & Loan
Association. Member all Masonic lodges,
Shriner, treasurer of B. P. O. E., LK)dge No. 174;
member Commercial Club.
APPLEBY, STEPHEN CECIL MONTAGUE— Born July 20, 1869, at' Clarksburg, Ontario, Canada.
i^dueated in public and private schools. Shattuck School, Faribault, Minn, College of Law, Uni-
versity of Minnesota; degree LL. B. Went to St. Vincent. Minn., In 1881, St. Paul, 1888, Boston.
Mass., 189i, and came to Tacoma in 1903. Farmer 1884 to 1887. Messenger to teller in Second
National Bank, St. Paul, 1891 to ISg^.. With N. W. Harris & Companv Bond House, St. Paul. 1897.
Clerk National German American Bank, St. Paul, 189S-1902. Assistant cashier Lumberman's Na-
tional Bank, Tacoma, 1903. Cashier Pacific National Bank, Tacoma, 1907. Present business ad-
dress. Pacific National Bank, Tacoma, Wash.
JUOSOH, EDWABD BIBDSETE— Born Ht Win-
-sluw. Hi.. L)icfiiilj>r. ls:it'. SviM of ChirliS 0»ier-
rteld Judiion suid i.'hk.e Kus:. C'aiiu- to Tacoma
In 1889, organized and optTatfd Wa<-tilnKlun
Burial IVtse «;o.. now \V|llam<-tt,- CaskK Com-
pany, until January, 1>J03. Now lii tlip real
estate business. Business address. KIdelltv
bulldlnfr. .Married In 18S<J. has two sonsi.
I'homas and Kdward. Alemtier of the Union
Club. Country Club, Elks and Mason l.,o<:>re8,
triistie Taconii Commercial Club and Chamber
of Comnii-roe, National, Stale and local so-
cieties Sons of American Kcvolutton. secretary
nf the Stflte jaoeletv.
DAVIS, JAMES H. — Born in Harrison Countv, In-
diana, August 22, 1866. Educated at De Pauw
Lniversity. Came West to Colorado in 1884,
and to Tacoma March 10, 1889. County audi-
tor January. 1901, to January, 1905. Member
of State Board of Control 1905 to 1909. Mem-
ber of twelfth Legislature session from Thirty-
seventh Representative District of Washington
and chairman Committee on Appropriations. In
real estate, insurance and loan business. Pres-
ent business address, 320-21 California build-
ing. Member of Tacoma Commercial Club.
BICHEEI.T, JAUES — IU>rn at Carleton Place, On-
tario, Junu -1, IstJl. Kducuted in common
schools and the niidiilKht oil. He came to New
York when 12 y.nr.s old. to Wisconsin when 11,
and In r<u.kl.-v. W.ish . In 1888, where he stili
rt si.hs i:iii.i.-.l l.ii-in.-.is as lumberman, and
''•• i- s. ■ i.t.u \ -ti.- ,>ui.-r of tho Valley Mill
'"onipaiiN nf Kill kliy. Wash., and director in the
l>ffiuncu LuinlitT Company of Tacoma, Wash.
Hi- was I'hairniun of the Committee on Koads
antl BridKus during the last session of the l>e,?-
islature and Is an enthusiast for good road.s,
and was an acknowlodKed leader of the House.
Ho is now a candidate for Conpress from the
Second Congressional District. Member of the
Tacomu Commercial Club and the Country and
LITTLE, THOMAS W.— l;nM. m i.a\vrtn._.ruui:<
Ind. Educated at Wabash College, Crawfords-
ville, Ind. Came to Tacoma and entered auto-
mobile business; present address, 422-24-26 St.
Helens avenue. Member Commercial Club, Elks,
Odd Fellows and M. W. A.
SCHWINIT, HENRY JOSEPH— Born in Rome,
New York, and educated in common sclioolb.
Came West to Denver in 1878, moved to Port-
land in 1884. In real estate and insurance and
loan business in Tacoma, to which place moved
from Portland in 1887. Business address is
Tacoma Building. Belongs to Commercial Club
& Chamber of Commerce, President Lakeside
Country Club, and President of Buena Rod and
Gun Club. Followed prospecting in early days
in Colorado, railroading in Portland and Ta-
coma; went into grocery business in 1894 in
Tacoma; mercantile business. Clear Lake, Wash.,
in 1898. In February, 1895, opened present
business in Bernice Building. Present business
address, 315-16-17 Bankers Trust Building.
HOI.ST, CHRISTOPHER J. — Born at Bloomer,
Wis., Chippewa County, in 1878. Educated in
public schools at Bloomer. Located in Whit-
man County, Wash., in 1901; engaged in farming
and grain business. Appointed postmaster at
La Crosse, Wash., in 1907, and held .position
until June 1, 19'JO, when he resigned to -accept
position of State Grain Inspector. Member of
B. P. O. E., I. O. O. F. and Scandinavian Brother-
hood of America. Address 302-304-3-05 Savage-
Scofield Building, Tacoma, Wash.
DICKSON, GEORGE E. — Born at Richmond, Can-
ada, October 27, 1861. Educated at St. Francis
College, Richmond, province of Quebec. Came
West to EUensburg, Wash. Formerly in general
merchandise business; several years in the in-
vestment, loan, insurance and real estate busi-
ness. Prominent in business and politics of
the State of Washington. Served for many
years as chairman and secretary of the Kittitas
County Republican Central Committee and also
as a member of the Republican State Central
Committee. Was elected State Representative
for the Nineteenth District (Kittitas County)
and served in the 1903, 1905, 1907 and 1911 ses-
sions. Served as president of the Alaska-
Yukon-Paciflc Exposition Commission of the
State of Washington during the A.-Y.-P. Expo
sition held at Seattle in 1909. Present business
address, EUensburg, Wash. Member of Arctic
Club, Seattle nnd Fllon«'->-iT-a- '^omm'^rfiTl Club.
KENNE;D'Sr, H. E. — Born at Teaswater, Ontario.
December 31, 1873; son of John E. and Ellen
Kennedy. Came to Seattle, August, 1889. Pro-
prietor of Hotel Kennedy. Clerk of appropria-
tion committee Senate, 1909 session. Repre-
sentative from Forty-fourth District, King
County, session 1911. Member of Masons,
W. O. W., Press Club, Seattle; Seattle Athletic
Club, Commercial Club. Secretary Washington
State Hotel Association, secretary Seattle Hotel
Men's Association. Married; two sons.
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SCHZVEIiY, J. H. — Born September 2S. IS.'.S, Pliila tl'lpliia, Pa. Common school education. At age o:
21 years taught school and operated printing plant under Bishop William Taylor in .Santiago. Chile.
Returned to United States in his 23rd year: four years at Dickinson College, Pa.; .graduated in 188fi
with B. of A. degree. Subsequently given M. of A. degree. In 1890 returned to Seattle from India;
1891 edited Anacortes American; 1892 editor Bel lingham Bay E.xpress; 1S94 elected to Legislature
from Bellingham Bay, served 1895 session: 1898 elected Secretary Seattle Chamber of Commerce;
1901 appointed Deputy Insurance Commissionei ; 190S elected Insurance Commissioner for a term of
FKATT, I.OUIS VT. — Born August 14. 1862, at
Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York. At-
tended Albany public and High schools; Wil-
liams College (A. B. 1883); Albany Law School
(LL. B. 1885). Admitted to New York bar in
1885. President Albany Evening Union until
sold to Times-Union in 1891. President Albany
■Land Improvement & Building Company and
developed "Pine Hills," the West End residence
section of Albany, N. Y. Came to Tacoma In
1900. Editorial writer Ledger and News 1900
to 190.5. Secretary Tacoma Chamber of Com-
merce 1905 to 1908. President National Realty
Company 1907 to date. Married Geraldine
Schuj'ler of Albany in 1885. Has two daughters
and one son living and lost a daughter, Helen,
in 1904. Son now a student at Williams College
(class of 1913). Resides at 415 North Sixth
street, Tacoma, Wash.
Mckenzie, E. r. — County Clerk of Pierce
County, Wash., and President of County Clerks'
Association of the State of Washington. Was
born and educated in the State of Indiana.
Came to Tacoma with family in 1888, where he
has since lived, being engaged the most part in
the business of contracting and building. Mem-
ber of the Commercial Club and a great many
other organizations in the city, and lias always
taken an active part in public and political
affairs. Has always advocated and worked for
enforcement of law and order, and believes that
a public official should serve the people with
an eye single to their best interests, the
requisite of which is honesty, efficiency and
economy, all of which has been his practice
through life, thus gaining for him the confidence
and esteem of those who know him best.
FEBKY, B. C. — Born at Fort Collins, Larimer
County, Colorado. Educated in public and High
schools of Denver, Colo. Came to Seattle in
1900. General agent Canadian Pacific Railway
lands; secretary and treasurer Perky Invest-
ment Company; offices, 108 Cherry street.
Spent three years in Philippines as quarter-
master agent commanding Government trans-
ports. Returned to Seattle, September, 1904.
Uncle, Henry D. Perky, invented Shredded
Wheat, Was chief real estate expert for City
of Seattle for five years during all large re-
grading and widening condemnations and opera-
tions. Organizer and president for two years
of Seattle Real Estate Men's Club, Member
Arctic, Elks and Masons.
ECKEBT, HABBT BEBNABD — Born at Auburn.
Cayuga Countj', N. Y. Educated in Aubuin
Grammar Schools, Tacoma High School. Came
West to Tacoma in 1890. In business of con-
tracting. Manager of the Washington Engi-
neering Company of Tacoma; at present en-
gaged in building the vertical lift bridge over
the Puj'allup waterway for the city. Has been
extensively engaged in contracting business in
the Northwest. Member of Commercial Club.
Present business address, 513-14 Savage-Sco-
Zi:i.I.ES. JULIUS CHRISTIAN — I lorn at Spring
! .11.. 1,1 i-,,uiii>. Hi., Ixc.iiiher 15, 18T1.
etlucallon completed Flsk Academy,
i with Northwestern I'nlverslty, In
i -!>.', ("\iiliiB tlie then three years' course In
two; ffraduuteil 1S93 from College of Llherul
Arts and the School of Oratory, with rt«'cr.-e« of
B. of A. and B. of O. Knterod work of
in 1895; ordained In Wu- MithodlKt
Church 1900: lHOt studied in tlif l"ni^
Chicago In the Olvlnlty School. Ora.lu,ii<- ..r
. School and School of Kducatlon. 1904 rec>-lvln>i
B. of A. and B. of I>. degrees from the Uni-
versity of ChicaRo: 1910 granted degree of
Doctor of Civil Law. In 19oi elected to th-^
Chair of Bhilosoph.v and Sociology In Illinois
Wesleyan I'nlverslty. Now President of l"ni-
verslty of Puget Sound. Tacoina. Wash.
ITKAT, DOKALD D.— Born Prince Edward Island
In 1862; son of William D. and Elizabeth B.
McKay. Dean of Whit worth College 1908-11.
A. B. Normal school training. Prince of Wales
College, P. E. I.; A. B. rnlverslty of Manitoba,
Canada. 1889; divinity .student Manitoba Col-
lege 1889-91; B. S. post-graduate Princeton
1892-3: A. M. I'nlverslty of Manitol.a 1895; post-
graduate student I'nlverslty of Minnesota 1898-
1902; pastorate Minneapolis 189S-1908; D. D.
Macalester College 1904; Whitworth College
1908. President Whitworth College 1911. Mem-
ber I. O. O. F.
QTnOXiET, ANSBEW JABDIHE — Born at Dum-)
fries, Scotland; son of Thomas and Janet Quig--!
ley. Educated at Normal School. Glasgow,'
Scotland: Normal School. Ypsilanti, Mich.: Ag-
ricultural College. Lansing, Mich., and North-
western University, Evanston, 111. Certified
public accountant, scientific manager, efficiency
expert. Vice-president Washington State Board
of Accountancy, director of Washington Society
of Certified Public Accountants, fellow of Amer-
ican Association of Public Accountants, general
manager of Seattle Bureau of Public Effi-
ciency, auditor of the First Presbyterian
Church. Member of the Seattle Commercial
Club and of the Municipal League of Seattle.
I>OVEI>I^, O. ASHTOir — Lawyer, born In Madison
County, Va., June S. 1885; son of Early Beaure-
gard and Lucy Bond Dovell. A. B. of William
and Mary College: attended the University of
Virginia School of Law; early life spent in
Virginia. Admitted to all the courts of Vir-
ginia in 1910. Opened an office in Tacoma,
Wash., in May, 1911, as senior member of the
firm of Dovell. Cameron & Dovell. Member of
Kappa Alpha Fraternity, Office 1110-11 Fidelity
lOZiITIiB, WIIiIiIAM WZIiSON — Born Union City, Obion County, Tenn. Educated at Obion College,
Trov, Tenn.: Clinton College, Clinton,. Ky.; then took a business course in commercial school at
Kva'nsville, Ind. Came to Tacoma in .April, 188S, entered men's clothing and furnishing business.
Present business address, corner Second avenue, at James street, Seattle, Wash. Member Seattle
Chamber of Commerce, Commercial Club, Athletic Club and Arctic Club.
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Cfllrl^, CIiABK N. — Born at Williamson, Illinois. Educated in pu'blic schools of Waco, Texas. Came
to Portland in 1891 and entered candy manufacturing business. Studied Psychology under Dr.
Victor Rocine; came to Seattle in, 1902 and published a weekly paper, "The Message of Life." In
1904 entered real estate sub-divisloA townsite business in Seattle and Tacoma, Wash. Present ad-
dress, Tacoma, Wash.
BVCXXiET', WXLIiIAM BBEWSTEB — IHorii ill
Concord, Pu., January 1'. IS'J.'; son of William
and Nancy Buckley. Ora<Iuated from Shelby
HiKh school, Shelhy, la.; attended rornt-U Col-
lefre. Mt. Vernon, la., four years, and State
Medical ColleBc, Iowa City, la., two yearn.
State superintendent public scJiools for flfteen
years In Iowa. Government civil ennineer of
.Alaska from 1S89 to 1892. I'mlertaker; addreSK.
732 St. Helens avenue, Tacoma. Wa«h. Mem-
ber of Commercial Club, Chamber of Comnierc< .
Atlfl Temple, Tacoma Lodee No. 22. V. & A. M.;
Ivanhoe Commanderv N>i 4. Tacoma Chapter
Rose Croix. W O. W , r • I-nilernal Aid
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WBAY, WZIiXtZAM — Born in England, Septembei
28, 1876; son of Samuel and Elizabeth "Wray.
Graduated from Seattle High school in 1897;
special course Washington State University.
Member House of Representatives 1911. Law-
yer; business address, 556 Empire building, Se-
attle, Wash. Member Red Men, I. O. O. F.,
counsel for Modern Woodmen of America, char-
ter member Young Men's Republican Club, Se-
attle Bar Association and Washington State Bar
P. S. O. A.
FBZXND, EBSEST A.— Born at Oxford. Miss., De-
I'lnt.rr 11. ls;s. Graduated from University of
Mississippi before 1898. Commenced business
In SI. Louis, 1890. Came West to Tacoma In
1906; n.HSoclated with Wynkoop-VauRhan Com-
pany for two yiar.M. June, 1909, founded the
K. A. I-'rlend Company, corner Eleventh ami
Commerce Streets, Tacoma, Wash., of which he
Is President. Member nf IJiilary Club.
STEPHENS, E. MIZ.TOir — Residence, Monroe,
Snohomish County, Washington. State Senator
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ATKINSON, JOHN D. — Born at Connellsville, Pa.,
July 14, 1861. Educated in the public schools
and graduate of the full classical course of
Waynesburgh College, Waynesburgh, Pa., with
the degree of Bachelor of Arts. Attended Union
College of Law of Chicago and was admitted
to the Bar of Chicago. Came to Seattle in 1889,
and practiced law there for some years. Elected
State Auditor of "Washington in year 1900 for
a term of four years, after which was Attorney
General of the State for four years, making a
good record in both offices. Practicing law in
Seattle, and is President of the Onyx Marble
Company, which is said to have valuable prop-
erties. Member of Elks, 32nd Degree Mason
and a Shriner.
SUZ.I.IVAN, HON. TIMOTHV D.— State Senator
and former Representative in Congress. H,e is
a business associate of John "W. Considine'. Jie
has done much for the poorer classes of New
York City, his home. He is a prominent state
leader and a member of Tammany Hall, prob-
ably the best known political organization in
the United States.
GBOFF, GUY BAI^DWIN — Born at Owings Mills,
Baltimore County, Maryland, October 10, 1876.
Educated in private and public schools of Balti-
more city, Baltimore City College, completing
law course at University of Maryland. Mr. Groff
M'as active in the republican party of Maryland.
l<!nlisted in Spanish-American war as a volunteer
in Company A of the First Maryland Regiment;
after discharge came to Spokane in January.
1905, and has practiced law since that time.
Office, 402-3-4 Mohawk block. Is commander of
Gen. Charles King Camp No. 4, of the U. S. W.
Veterans of Spokane, Wash., taking active in-
terest both in this department and nationally.
Nominated and elected to legislature by ma-
jority of 300. During last Legislature was a
member of the Judiciary, Insurance and other
committees. Member of Spokane Country Club
and Spokane A. A. Club.
BANNICK, CI^AVDE GEORGE — Born August 28,
1876, at Durant, Cedar County, la.; son of
Mathias and Christene Bannick. Attended pub-
lic and high schools and institute at Sac City,
la. Chief of Police, Seattle, Wash. Member
Camp George H. Forsten No. 2, Spanish-Amer-
ican War Veterans; member Seattle Athletic
HEMBICH, IiOTTIS — Born in Alma, Buffalo County, Wis.; educated in public schools of Alma and Uni-
versity of Washington. Brewer; business address, Seattle. Belongs to Arctic Club, Elks and Se-
attle Athletic Club. President Seattle Brewing & Malting Company.
FIESCi:, BAIiFH S. — Born in Laramie, Wj'O.,
March 21, 1879'; son of David J. and Etta A.
Pierce. Graduate University of California, 1901;
Law Scliool. ITniversity of Wasliington. City
Attorney since September, 1909. 502 Mutual
Life building-, Seattle, Wash. Member Seattle
Athletic Club, Press r<inb.
CHANDIiEB, JOKIT HIBAM — Born at Lebanon,
'la., January 20, 1S69. Educated in Academy of
Massena Springs. N. Y. Moved with parents to
Montana, June 1, lS-84; came to Tacoma June 1,
18SS. Machinist apprentice in Northern Paciiic
car shops; ticket agent for Northern Pacific
Railway and Puget Sound & Alaska Steamship
Company at Northern Pacific dock depot; m
.general ticket office at headquarters buildin.g
Northern Pacific Railway; locomotive fireman
Northern Pacific Railway eight years; pro-
moted to locomotive engineer, serving about •six
years. Master mechanic of Northwestern Im-
provement Company at Red Lodge, Mont.. 19u3
to December 1, 1906. Entered office of County
Audiior; later appointfi second deputy abditor;
appointed first Deputy 'ounty Auditor in' 1908;
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ARTSVH, JOHN— Born June 20, 1849, in County
Clare, Ireland. Educated in private schools in
Ireland, England and United States; graduated
in law department of the Columbian University
in 1881. Admitted to the bar Washington, D. C.
Law assistant in the office of the Secretary of
Treasury 1879-1882. Attorney for Tacoma Land
Companj' April 17, 1883. Member firm Arthur
& Hutchinson. Member Alaska Geographical
Society; the Authors' Club, London, Eng. ; Grand
Master Masons 1902-3; Potentate Afifi Temple
1901-2. Republican. Residence, 1515 East
Madison street; office, 356 New York block,
BEACH, "WIIiIiIAM MUBTON — Born in Kansas,
December 8, 1861. Educated in common schools
of Kansas, University of Washington and Col-
lege of Physicians and Surgeons, Chicago, 111.
Came to the Willamette Valley in spring of
1S7S, and to Seattle in September of the same
year. Was graduated in medicine in February,
1886; practiced in Black Diamond, King County,
and Olympia, and located at Shelton in the fall
of 1889; mayor of same three times; on City
Council twelve years; representative for Mason
Countv 1907, 1909 and 1911. Republican in poli-
tics. President of Washington State Phar-
maceutical Association 1909 and vice-president
Washington State Medical Association same
ZIMMEBMAN, DANIEI. J. K.— Born City of New York. N. T. Attended New York public school.
came to lacoma in 1904: admitted to the bar in 190t>; practiced law in City of Tacoma until 1910-
now engfiged in fruit growing at Kennewick, Wash.; office in Fidelity building, Tacoma, Wash.
Member Commercial Club, Elks, Mason and Shriner.
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BBTAH, JAM£S W. — Horn In I^oulslana. March
II. l^:l. <;iii.|ij:,i.,| with B. A. ili'Kree UC Baylor
t tii\ t-rsily In IS'i'i; in 1897 rei-olved tlu- name
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till law l)y Siipreinc Court of liOuisiana In 1S1*S.
t-'anii- lo \^■as!llnI^ton In 1901; locatt-d at Brem-
"erton. where he has since resltled. Klecti-il City
AHorney of the City of Brtmerton In 1»0T, In
ul;i. h position he has shown Kreat visor In the
pros, ciitlon of law-breakers. In 1908 was
olm teil to Stale Senate fmni the Twenty-thlrJ
State Senatorial District, comprising the Coun-
ties of Island. Kitsap and Mason. Kecord In the
senate was that of an insuTK-'nt or progressive.
IOUTEI.I.E. FBEDEBICX ALFBED — i'.orn Janu-
iiry I'T, is.'.u in Hrattlelmr". \t. Kducated in
Troy Academy. Troy, N. Y. KiiRaged in rail-
w.iv liusini'SH In X<w York and iihlo. Canie to
■iia in mofi. Siii>er!ntendent I'UKet Souml
•II- Kailway and Tacoma Hallway & Power
• iny of Tacoma. Wash. Meniln r nf .Suns
•I K' volullon. Commercial Club.
SIMS, EDGAB A. — Born at Winnepeg, Canada, in
1S74. Came west to Port Townsend, Washing-
ton, entered salmon cannery, fisherman and
logging business. Present address, Port Town-
HITXTABI^i:, mssz: — Bom December 4. 1863. at
Tiverton, Devonshire, England. Educated in
common schools in England. Came to the
t'nited States at age of 17 years: landed in
New York; stayed there one year. From there
he came to Colorado, staying seven years. From
Colorado he came to .Spra;^uc Wash., in JuU ,
1889. and to Spokane, "U'ash., in 1906. Learned
journeyman tailor's trade in England. Took up
railway work in the United States, following it
continuously. Elected to House of Representa-
tives from Spokane County in 1905; re-elected
in 1907, and elected to the Senate in 1909.
Present address, Spokane, Wash.
BIIiIjINGS, OKVIIiIii: — Bo™ in Preston, Fillmore County, Minn. Common school education. 1890-92,
contracting- business Denver, Colo. Came to Tacoma in fall of 1902 with the Equitable Savings &
Loan Association of Portland, Ore., as special agent for five years. January, 1907, organized Pacific
Building & Loan Association, with Jieadquarters at Tacoma; elected secretary and manager, holding
tills office at the present time; offiqes in Andrews block. The association boasts of the largest
membership of any association on the Coast; starting with a revenue of $90 per month, at the pres-
ent time $20,000 per month. Member of Rotary Club, Commercial Club and Chamber of Commerce.
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AUSTIN, JOHN FBANKIiIN — Born in Troy, N. Y, Educated in dental department Nortliwestern Uni-
versity. Practiced dentistry in Grand Rapids, M ich.. for six years, coming to Tacoma in 1906, lo-
cated dental offices in Equitable building for two years; practiced profession in this location, after
which procured one-half interest ip Electro Dental Parlors, one of the largest dental offices in the
United States. Also heavily interested in Eastern Washington lands and mining properties in Brit-
ish Columbia. Now has offices in Tacoma The ater building, Tacoma, Wash.
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JAEGEB, HEIi'DA — Born in Tacoma, Pierce
County, Wash. Educated in Tacoma Grammar
and High Schools, State University of Waslv
ington, Liberal Arts and Law School; took de-
gree of Bachelor Laws, University of "U'ash-
ington, in 1910. Only woman attornej' in Ta-
coma practicing law independently and alono.
Vice-president Tacoma Business Women's CluD
1911; member executive board of Voters' Edu-
cational Association 1910-11. Business address,
S19-20 Fidelity building.
MESS, FBEDEBICK JUI^IUS — Born at Seattle,
Wash., February 13, 1872. Educated at Univer-
sity of Washington and dental department of
Northwestern L^niversity, Chicago, 111. Farmer
and dairyman at Orilla, Wash. Breeder of Hol-
stein cattle. Member of Legislature of 1911.
Member of Washington State Dairy Protective
Association and Grange. ' .
BOBEETS, JOHN W. — Born in Elizabethtown,
West Virginia, December 29, 1859. Graduated
from LTniversity of Kansas in ISSS. Lawyer.
Practiced law at Hutchinson until 1900. Seat-
tle, Wash., since 1900. Was general counsel
A. T. P. Exposition. In addition to local cor-
porations, represents National Surety Company.
Maryland Casualty Company. Royal Indemnity
Company, et al. Member Rainier Club, Seat-
tle Country and Golf Club, and Arctic Club, and
Sigma Chi Fraternity.
KANE, THOMAS FBANKI.IN — Born Westfield,
Ind., May 5, 1863; son of John (M. D.) and
Minerva J. Kane. Graduate De Pauw Univer-
sity 18SS; Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University, (in
Latin, -Greek and Sanskrit), 1895; LL. D. De
Pauw University 1911; record-professor Latin
and Greek, and vice-president 1888-90; acting
president 1890-1, Lewis College; scholar in Latin
1893-4, fellow in Latin 1894-5, Johns Hopkins;
professor Latin 1895-1900, principal preparatory
department 1897-1900, Olivet College; professor
Latin 1900-1902, acting president 1902-3, presi-
dent since 1903, University of Washington.
Address, Seattle, Wash. Member Phi Beta
Kappa, College Club, University Club, Commer-
KEXJt'X, EltltlOTT — Earn at Paris, Eouroon Co'.'ntN. Kentucky, October 6, 1870. After lea\ ini^
school worked in Du Pont coal mines for several years, then joined staff of the Cincinnati
Commercial Gazette under Perry S. Heath. Frllowing this from 1S93 to 1S99, was Managing Edi-
tor and editor Louisville Commercial and Louisville Evening News. On editorial staff of Phila-
delphia North American from 1S99 to 1903. Came West with Perry S. Heath in 1903 and organ-
ized Salt Lake Telegram Publishing Company, of which was president and general manager until
1908, when he came to Tacoma to become general manager of the string of daily newspapers-
Owned by S. A. Perkins. Member Tacoma Country and Golf Club, Union Club. Rotary Club, and
trustee Tacoma Commercial Club and Chamber of Commerce and trustee Washington State Game
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Coiii|>any. Bailey building, Seattle, Wash.
FONTAINE, J. A. — State Representative from
Columbia County. Residence, Dayton, Wasli.
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FZilST, THEO. — Arrived in Tacoma 1889; estaBlisliecl in busi-
ness 1895. President of Feist & Bachracli, Inc. Member of
Commercial Club and Chamber of Commerce, Scottish Kite
Mason and State Lodge, Xo, 6S, and Order of Mystic Shrine.
McCOHMACK, JAMES — Born March 29, 1862, at Longford. Longford County, Ireland. Educated at
Erasmus Smith School and Wesley College. Came to Tacoma and entered into department store busi-
ness; now located at 1348 Pacific avenue. Member of Commercial Club and Country and Golf Club
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