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REGISTER 



OF THE 



DEPARTMENT OF STATE 



JANUARY 1. 1929 



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UNITED STATES 

GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 

WASHINGTON: 1929 



REGISTER 



OF THE 



DEPARTMENT OF STATE 



JANUARY 1, 1929 




UNITED STATES 
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 

WASHINGTON: 1929 



U. S. SUPERINTENDENT OF UUCUMENiy 

APR 17 1929 



Kindly report to the Division of 
Publications of the Department, any 
omission or error found in this 
Register. 



CONTENTS 

Page 

I. Secretaries of State 1 

II. Counselors for the Department of State _ 5 

III. Undersecretaries of State 5 

IV. Assistant Secretaries of State 6 

V. Second Assistant Secretaries of State 8 

VI. Third Assistant Secretaries of State 8 

VII. Chief Clerks 10 

VIII. Officers and clerks of the Department 11 

Officers 11 

Professional and scientific service . 13 

Subprofessional service 14 

Clerical, administrative, and fiscal service 14 

Custodial service 19 

Passport agencies of the Department 20 

Persons retired from the Department under the provisions of the act of 

May 22, 1920 20 

IX. Organization of the Department 21 

Office of the Secretary of State 21 

Office of the Undersecretary of State 21 

Office of Assistant Secretary of State Carr 22 

Office of Assistant Secretary of State Castle 22 

Office of Assistant Secretary of State White 23 

Office of Assistant Secretary of State Johnson 23 

Office of the Solicitor __- 23 

Office of the Chief Clerk and Administrative Assistant 24 

Foreign Service Personnel Board 26 

Division of Far Eastern Affairs 26 

Division of Latin-American Affairs 27 

Division of Western European Affairs 27 

Division of Near Eastern Affairs 27 

Division of Mexican Affairs 28 

Division of Eastern European Affairs 28 

Office of the Economic Adviser 28 

Passport Division 29 

Office of the Historical Adviser 31 

Division of Current Information 33 

Division of Foreign Service Administration 33 

Division of International Conferences and Protocol 35 

Treaty Division 35 

Bureau of Indexes and Archives 36 

Bureau of Accounts 38 

Translating Bureau 38 

Visa Office 38 

Office of Coordination and Review 39 

Foreign Service Buildings Office 39 

•» Disbursing Office . 40 

^ Board of Review for Efficiency Ratings 40 

III 



fV CONTENTS 

Pag 
X. Foreign Service of the United States 4 

Albania, 41; Argentina, 41; Austria, 41; Belgium, 42; Bolivia, 42; Brazil, 42; 
Bulgaria, 43; Canada, 43; Chile, 45; China, 45; Colombia, 46; Costa Rica, 
47; Cuba, 47; Czechoslovakia, 48; Danzig, Free City of, 48; Denmark, 48; 
Dominican Republic, 48; Ecuador, 48; Egypt, 49; El Salvador, 49; Estonia, 
49; Ethiopia (Abyssinia), 49; Finland, 49; France and Possessions, 50; 
Germany, 51; Great Britain and Northern Ireland, British Dominions 
beyond the Seas, India, 52; Greece, 56; Guatemala, 56; Haiti, 56; Honduras, 
56; Hungary, 57; Iraq (Mesopotamia), 57; Irish Free State, 57; Italy, 57; 
Japanese Empire, 58; Latvia, 59; Liberia, 59; Lithuania, 59; Luxemburg, 
60; Mexico, 60; Monaco, 61; Morocco, 61; Netherlands and Possessions, 
62; Nicaragua, 62; Norway, 62; Palestine, 63; Panama, 63; Paraguay, 63; 
Persia, 63; Peru, 63; Poland, 64; Portugal and Possessions, 64; Rumania, 
64; San Marino, 65; Serbs, Croats and Slovenes, Kingdom of the, 65; Siam, 
65; Spain, 65; Sweden, 66; Switzerland, 66; Syria, 67; Turkey, 67; Uruguay, 
67; Venezuela, 67. 

Foreign Service oflScers detailed as inspectors 

Foreign Service officers assigned temporarily to the Department 

XI. Consular districts 

XII. Supervisory consular offices and the limits of their jurisdiction 

XIII. Tariff of United States consular fees 

XIV. Disposition of fees and compensation of consular agents and vice consuls 

Fees collected at consular agencies for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928 

XV. Officers of the Department, chiefs of mission, and diplomatic agents promoted 

from the ranks of the Foreign Service 

XVI. Classification of Foreign Service officers 

XVII. Foreign Service officers retired from active service under the provisions of the 

acts of May 24, 1924, and July 3, 1926 

XVIII. Biography: Persons serving under appointment of the Department of State, 
at home or abroad, and Diplomatic and Foreign Service officers who retired 

from the service during the year 1928 

XIX. Obituary: Diplomatic and Foreign Service officers who died during the year 1928. 
XX. Biographical reference: List of Diplomatic, Consular, and Foreign Service offi- 
cers who have died in or retired from the service since January 1, 1906, show- 
ing date of the Register in which their biography last appeared 

XXI. List of principal diplomatic agents of the United States, March 4, 1789- 

January 1, 1929 

XXII. Regulations concerning precedence of diplomatic agents 

XXIII. Organization of the Foreign Service 

XXIV. Board of Examiners for the Foreign Service 

XXV. Dispatch agents 

XXVI. International Commissions, Committees, Institutes, Tribunals, etc 

International Prison Commission 

International Boundary Commission, United States and Mexico 

Alaskan Boundary Delimitation Commission and Canadian Boundary Delimi- 
tation Commission 

International Joint Commission, United States and Canada 

Inter American High Commission 

Mixed Claims Commission, United States and Germany 

International Fisheries Commission, United States and Canada 

General Claims Commission, United States and Mexico 






CONTENTS V 

XXVI. International Commissions, Committees, Institutes, Tribunals, etc. — Contd. Page 

Special Claims Commission, United States and Mexico 281 

International Water Commission, United States and Mexico 281 

Tripartite Claims Commission, United States, Austria, and Hungary 281 

International Peace Commissions 281 

Pan American Union 286 

Pan American Railway Committee 286 

Pan American Committee of the United States 286 

Permanent International Association of Road Congresses 287 

International Institute of Agriculture at Rome 287 

American International Institute for the Protection of Childhood 287 

International Office of Public Health at Paris 288 

Mixed Tribunals of Egypt 288 

Permanent Court of Arbitration 288 

United States Court for China 288 

List of Permanent International Bureaus, Unions, etc., of which the United 
States is a member but to which member governments do not appoint 

official representatives 289 

XXVII. United States Delegations to International Conferences, Congresses, etc., held 

during the year 1928 290 

Sixth International Conference of American States ^__ 290 

Preparatory Commission for the Disarmament Conference 291 

International Conference for the Revision of the Convention of Berlin of 

1908 for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works 291 

Eighth World's Dairy Congress 292 

International Social Fortnight 292 

Second Conference for the Abolition of Import and Export Prohibitions and 

Restrictions 293 

Commission on the Map of the World on the Millionth Scale 293 

International Geographical Congress 294 

Second International Congress of Radiology 294 

Sixth International Congress for Art Education, Drawing and Art Applied to 

Industry 294 

First Pan-Pacific Women's Conference 294 

Nineteenth International Congress against Alcoholism 294 

Special Commission for the Preparation of a Draft Convention on the Manu- 
facture of Arms and Ammunition and Implements of War 294 

Seventeenth International Congress of Orientalists 295 

International Country Life Commission 295 

Fifth International Medical Congress of Industrial Accidents and Occupational 

Diseases 295 

Eighth International Congress of Mathematicians 295 

International Telegraph Conference 296 

Twenty-third International Congress of Americanists 296 

Sixth Conference of the International Union against Tuberculosis 296 

Fifth World Motor Transport Congress 297 

International Conference for the Protection of the Rights of Authors 297 

Ninth General Assembly of the International Institute of Agriculture 297 

The General Meeting of Governmental Experts on Double Taxation and Tax 

Evasion 297 

Thirteenth International Red Cross Conference 297 



VI CONTENTS 

XXVII. United States Delegations to International Conferences, Congresses, etc., held 
during the year 1928 — Continued. 

Diplomatic Conference on International Exhibitions 

International Conference on Economic Statistics 

International Conference of American States on Conciliation and Arbitration. 

International Civil Aeronautics Conference 

International Congress of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 

XXVIII. Foreign embassies and legations in the United States 

XXIX. Foreign consular officers in the United States 

Index of persons " 

Index of places _. 



REGISTER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 



I. SECRETARIES OF STATE (1789-1928) 



President 



Secretary of State 



Date of com- 
mission 



J George Washington.. 



John Adams. 



ames Monroe. 



Thomas Jefferson, of Virginia 

Entered upon duties Mar. 22, 1790. Retired Dec. 31, 
1793 

Edmund Randolph, of Virginia 

Entered upon duties Jan. 2, 1794. Retired Aug. 19, 1795. 

Timothy Pickering, of Pennsylvania (Secretary of War) 

Ad interim Aug. 20, 1795, to Dec. 9, 1795. 



Timothy Pickering, of Pennsylvania 

Entered upon duties Dec. 10, 1795. 

Continued from last administration. Retired May 12, 1800. 

Charles Lee, of Virginia (Attorney General) 

Ad interim May 13, 1800, to June 5, 1800. 



rhomas Jefferson 



Fames Madison. 



John Marshall, of Virginia 

Entered upon duties June 6, 1800. Retired Feb. 4, 1801. 

John Marshall, of Virginia (Chief Justice of the United 
States) . 
Ad interim Feb. 4, 1801, to Mar. 4, 1801. 

Levi Lincoln, of Massachusetts (Attorney General) 

Ad interim Mar. 4, 1801, to May 1, 1801. 

James Madison, of Virginia 

Entered upon duties May 2, 1801. Retired Mar. 3, 1809. 

Robert Smith, of Maryland 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1809. Retired Apr. 1, 1811. 

James Monroe, of Virginia 

Entered upon duties Apr. 6, 1811. Retired Sept. 30, 1814. 

James Monroe, of Virginia (Secretary of War) 

Ad interim Oct. 1, 1814, to Feb. 28, 1815. 

James Monroe, of Virginia 

Entered upon duties Mar. 1, 1815. Retired Mar. 3, 1817. 

John Graham (Chief Clerk) 

Ad interim Mar. 4, 1817, to Mar. 9, 1817. 



Richard Rush, of Pennsylvania (Attorney General) 

Ad interim Mar. 10, 1817, to Sept. 22, 1817. 

John Quincy Adams, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Sept. 22, 1817. Retired Mar. 3, 1825. 



Sept. 26, 1789 



Jan. 2, 1794 



Dec. 10, 1795 



May 13, ISOO 



Mar. 5, 1801 
Mar. 6, 1809 
Apr 2, 1811 

Feb. 28,1816 



Mar. 5, 1817 
1 



SECEETAEIES OF STATE 



President 



Secretary of State 



Date of com- 
mission 



John Quincy Adams. 



Andrew Jackson. 



Martin Van Buren. _ . 
William H. Harrison. 



John Tyler. 



James K. Polk. 



Daniel Brent (Chief Clerk) 

Ad interim Mar. 4, 1825, to Mar. 8, 1825. 

Henry Clay, of Kentucky 

Entered upon duties Mar. 9, 1825. Retired Mar. 3, 1829 

James A. Hamilton, of New York 

Ad interim Mar. 4, 1829, to Mar. 27, 1829. 

Martin Van Buren, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 28, 1829. Retired May 23, 
1831. 

Edward Livingston, of Louisiana 

Entered upon duties May 24, 1831. Retired May 29, 
1833. 

Louis McLane, of Delaware 

Entered upon duties May 29, 1833. Retired June 30, 1834. 

John Forsyth, of Georgia 

Entered upon duties July 1, 1834. 

Continued from last administration. Retired Mar. 3, 1841. 

J. L. Martin (Chief Clerk)... 

Ad interim Mar, 4, 1841, to Mar. 5, 1841. 



Daniel Webster, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1841. 

Continued from last administration. Retired May 8, 1843. 

Hugh S. Legar6, of South Carolina (Attorney General) 

Ad interim May 9, 1843, to June 20, 1843. Died June 
20, 1843. 

William S. Derrick (Chief Clerk). 

Ad interim June 21, 1843, to June 23, 1843. 

Abel P. Upshur, of Virginia (Secretary of the Navy) 

Ad interim June 24, 1843, to July 23, 1843. 

Abel P. Upshur, of Virginia 

Entered upon duties July 24, 1843. Died Feb. 28, 1844. 

John Nelson, of Maryland (Attorney General) 

Ad interim Feb. 29, 1844, to Mar. 31, 1844. 

John C. Calhoun, of South Carolina 

Entered upon duties Apr. 1, 1844. Retired Mar. 10, 1845. 

James Buchanan, of Pennsylvania 

Entered upon duties Mar. 10, 1845. Retired Mar. 7, 
1849. 



Mar. 7, 1825 
Mar. 4, 1829 
Mar. 6, 1829 

May 24, 1831 

May 29, 1833 
June 27, 1834 



Mar. 5,1841 



July 24, 1843 

Mar. 6, 1844 
Mar. 6, 1845 



SECEETARIES OF STATE 



President 



Zachary Taylor.. 
Millard Fillmore. 



Franklia Pierce. 



James Buchanan. 



Abraham Lincoln 

Andrew Johnson 

Ulysses S. Grant 



Rutherford B. Hayes. 

James A. Garfield 

Chester A. Arthur 

30722—29- 



Secretary of State 

John M. Clayton, of Delaware 

Entered upon duties Mar. 8, 1849. 

Continued from last administration. Retired July 22, 
1850. 

Daniel Webster, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties July 23, 1850. Died Oct. 24, 1852. 

Charles M. Conrad, of Louisiana (Secretary of War) 

Ad interim Oct. 25, 1852, to Nov. 5, 1852. 

Edward Everett, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Nov, 6, 1852. Retired Mar. 3, 1853. 

WiUiam Hunter, jr. (Chief Clerk) 

Ad interim Mar. 4, 1853, to Mar. 7, 1853. 

William L. Marcy, of New York. 

Entered upon duties Mar. 8, 1853. Retired Mar. 6, 1857. 

Lewis Cass, of Michigan 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1857. Retired Dec. 14, 
1860. 

WiUiam Hunter, jr. (Chief Clerk) 

Ad interim Dec. 15, 1860, to Dec. 16, 1860. 

Jeremiah S. Black, of Pennsylvania 

Entered upon duties Dec. 17, 1860. Retired Mar. 5, 1861. 

William H. Seward, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1861. 

Continued from last administration. Retired Mar. 4, 
1869. 

Elihu B. Washburne, of Illinois 

Entered upon duties Mar. 5, 1869. Retired Mar. 16, 
1869. 

Hamilton Fish, of New York — 

Entered upon duties Mar. 17, 1869. 

Recommissioned 

Retired Mar. 12, 1877. 

William M. Evarts, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 12, 1877. Retired Mar. 7, 
1881. 

James G. Blaine, of Maine 

Entered upon duties Mar. 7, 1881. 

Continued from last administration. Retired Dec. 19, 
1881. 

Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, of New Jersey 

Entered upon duties Dec. 19, 1881. Retired Mar. 6, 1885. 

2 



Date of com- 
mission 



Mar. 7, 1849 
July 22, 1850 

Nov. 6, 1852 

Mar. 7, 1853 
Mar. 6, 1857 



Dec. 17, 1860 
Mar. 5, 1861 

Mar. 5, 1869 

Mar. 11, 1869 
Mar. 17, 1873 

Mar. 12, 1877 
Mar. 5, 1881 

Dec. 12, 1881 



President 



Grover Cleveland... 



Benjamin Harrison. 



Grover Cleveland — 



William McKinley. 



Theodore Roosevelt. 



William H. Taft... 
Woodrow Wilson.. 



SECRETAEIES OF STATE 



Secretary of State 



Thomas F. Bayard, of Delaware.. 

Entered upon duties Mar. 7, 1885. Retired Mar. 6, 1889. 



James G. Blaine, of Maine 

Entered upon duties Mar. 7, 1889. Retired June 4, 1892. 

William F. Wharton, of Massachusetts (Assistant Secretary). 
Ad interim June 4, 1892, to June 29, 1892. 

John W. Foster, of Indiana 

Entered upon duties June 29, 1892. Retired Feb. 23, 
1893. 

William F. Wharton, of Massachusetts (Assistant Secretary) 
Ad interim Feb. 24, 1893, to Mar. 6, 1893. 



Date of com- 
mission 



Mar. 6, 1885 
Mar. 5, 1889 

June 29, 1892 



II 



Walter Q. Gresham, of Illinois 

Entered upon duties Mar. 7, 1893. Died May 28, 1895. 

Edwin F. Uhl, of Michigan (Assistant Secretary) 

Ad interim May 28, 1895, to June 9, 1895. 



Richard Olney, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties June 10, 1895. Retired Mar. 5, 1897. 



John Sherman, of Ohio 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1897. Retired Apr. 27, 1898. 



William R. Day, of Ohio ..- 

Entered upon duties Apr. 28, 1898. Retired Sept. 16, 1898. 

Alvey A. Adee, of the District of Columbia (Second Assist- 
ant Secretary). 
Ad interim Sept. 17, 1898, to Sept. 29, 1898. 

John Hay, of the District of Columbia 

Entered upon duties Sept, 30, 1898. 
Continued from last administration. 

Recommissioned 

Recommissioned 

Died July 1, 1905. 

Francis B. Loomis, of Ohio (Assistant Secretary) 

Ad interim July 1, 1905, to July 18, 1905. 



Mar. 6, 1893 
1 

June 8, 1895 
Mar. 5,1897 
Apr. 26, 1898 



II 



Elihu Root, of New York 

Entered upon duties July 19, 1905. Retired Jan. 27, 1909. 



Robert Bacon, of New York 

Entered upon duties Jan. 27, 1909. Retired Mar. 5, 1909. 



Philander C. Knox, of Pennsylvania 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1909. Retired Mar. 5, 1913. 



William Jennings Bryan, of Nebraska 

Entered upon duties Mar. 5, 1913. Retired June 9, 1915. 



Sept. 20, 1898 



Mar. 5, 1901 
Mar. 6, 1905 



July 7, 1905 
Jan. 27, 1909 
Mar. 5,1909 
Mar. 5, 1913 



SECRETARIES OF STATE 



President 



Woodrow Wilson. 



Warren G. Harding. 
Calvin Coolidge 



Secretary of State 



Robert Lansing, of New York (Counselor for the Depart- 
ment of State). 
Ad interim June 9, 1915, to June 23, 1915. 

Robert Lansing, of New York 

Entered upon duties June 24, 1915. Retired Feb. 13, 1920. 

Frank Lyon Polk, of New York (Undersecretary) 

Acting Feb. 14, 1920, to Mar. 13, 1920. 

Bainbridge Colby, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 23, 1920. Retired Mar. 4, 1921. 

Charles Evans Hughes, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 5, 1921. 

Continued from last administration. Retired Mar. 4, 1925. 

Frank BiUings Kellogg, of Minnesota 

Entered upon duties Mar. 5, 1925. 



Date of com- 
mission 



June 23, 1915 

Mar. 22, 1920 
Mar. 4, 1921 

Feb. 16, 1925 



II. COUNSELORS FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE (1909-1919) 

(Title changed to Undersecretary of State July 1, 1919J 



Name 



Date of com- 
mission 



Henry M. Hoyt, of Pennsylvania 

Entered upon duties Aug. 27, 1909. Died Nov. 20, 1910. 

Chandler P. Anderson, of New York 

Entered upon duties Dec. 16, 1910. Retired Apr. 22, 1913. 

John Bassett Moore, of New York 

Entered upon duties Apr. 23, 1913. Retired Mar. 4, 1914. 

Robert Lansing, of New York 

Entered upon duties Apr. 1, 1914. Retired June 23, 1915. 

Frank Lyon Polk, of New York 

Entered upon duties Sept. 16, 1915. Retired June 30, 1919. 

III. UNDERSECRETARIES OF STATE (1919-1928) 



Aug. 21, 1909 
Dec. 16, 1910 
Apr. 21, 1913 
Mar. 27, 1914 
Aug. 30, 1915 



Name 



Frank Lyon Polk, of New York 

Entered upon duties July 1, 1919. Retired June 15, 1920. 

Norman H. Davis, of New York _. 

Entered upon duties June 15, 1920. Retired Mar. 7, 1921 

Henry P. Fletcher, of Pennsylvania 

Entered upon duties Mar. 8, 1921. Retired Mar. 6, 1922. 



Date of com- 
mission 



June 26, 1919 
June 11, 1920 
Mar. 7, 1921 



6 ASSISTANT SECRETAEIES OF STATE 

III. UNDERSECRETARIES OF STATE— Continued 

Name 

William Phillips, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Apr. 26, 1922. Retired Apr. 11, 1924. 

Joseph C. Grew, of New Hampshire * 

Entered upon duties Apr. 16, 1924. Retired June 30, 1927. 

Robert E. Olds, of Minnesota 

Entered upon duties July 1, 1927. Retired June 30, 1928. 

J. Reuben Clark, jr 

Entered upon duties Aug. 31, 1928. 

IV. ASSISTANT SECRETARIES OF STATE (1853-1928) 

Name 

Ambrose Dudley Mann, of Ohio 

Retired May 8, 1855. 

William Hunter, jr., of Rhode Island (Chief Clerk) 

Ad interim May 9, 1855, to Oct. 31, 1855. 

John A. Thomas, of New York 

Entered upon duties Nov. 1, 1855. Retired Apr. 3, 1857. 

John Appleton, of Maine 

Entered upon duties Apr. 4, 1857. Retired June 10, 1860. 

William H. Trescot, of South Carolina 

Entered upon duties June 11, 1860. Retired Dec. 20, 1860. 

William Hunter, of Rhode Island (Chief Clerk) 

Ad interim Mar. 1, 1861, to Mar. 5, 1861. 

Frederick W. Seward, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1861. Retired Mar. 4, 1869. 

J. C. Bancroft Davis, of New York 

Entered upon duties Apr. 1, 1869. Retired Nov. 13, 1871. 

Charles Hale, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Feb. 19, 1872. Retired Jan. 24, 1873. 

J. C. Bancroft Davis, of New York 

Entered upon duties Jan. 25, 1873. Retired June 30, 1874. 

John L. Cadwalader, of New York 

Entered upon duties July 1, 1874. Retired Mar. 20, 1877. 

Frederick W. Seward, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 21, 1877. Retired Oct. 31, 1879. 

John Hay, of Ohio _t 

Entered upon duties Nov. 1, 1879. Retired May 3, 1881. 



Date of com- 
mission 



Mar. 31, 1922 

Mar. 7, 1924 

M y 19, 1927 
Aug. 17, 1928 



Date of com- 
mission 



Mar. 23, 1853 
May 8, 1855 
Nov. 1, 1855 
Apr. 4, 1857 
June 8, 1860 
Mar. 1, 1861 
Mar. 6, 1861 
Mar. 25, 1869 
Feb. 19, 1872 
.Jan. 24, 1873 
June 17, 1874 
Mar. 16, 1877 
Nov. 1, 1879 



ASSISTANT SECRETAEIES OF STATE 
Name 

Robert R. Hitt, of Illinois 

Entered upon duties May 4, 1881. Retired Dec. 19, 1881. 

J. C. Bancroft Davis, of New York 

Entered upon duties Dec. 20, 1881. Retired July 7, 1882. 

John Davis, of the District of Columbia 

Entered upon duties July 8, 1882. Retired Feb. 23, 1885. 

James D. Porter, of Tennessee 

Entered upon duties Mar. 21, 1885. Retired Sept. 10, 1887. 

George L. Rives, of New York 

Entered upon duties Nov. 21, 1887. Retired Mar. 5, 1889. 

William F. Wharton, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Apr. 11, 1889. Retired Mar. 20, 1893. 

Josiah Quincy, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Mar. 21, 1893. Retired Sept. 22, 1893. 

Edwin F. Uhl, of Michigan 

Entered upon duties Nov. 11, 1893. Retired Feb. 11, 1896. 

William WoodviUe Rockhill, of Maryland 

Entered upon duties Feb. 14.. 1896. Retired May 10, 1897. 

WilUam R. Day, of Ohio 

Entered upon duties May 11, 1897. Retired Apr. 27, 1898. 

John Bassett Moore, of New York 

Entered upon duties Apr. 28, 1898. Retired Sept. 16, 1898. 

David J. Hill, of New York 

Entered upon duties Oct. 25, 1898. Retired Jan. 28, 1903. 

Francis B. Loomis, of Ohio 

Entered upon duties Feb. 9, 1903. Retired Oct. 10, 1905. 

Robert Bacon, of New York 

Entered upon duties Oct. 11, 1905. Retired Jan. 27, 1909. 

John Callan O'Laughlin, of the District of Columbia 

Entered upon duties Jan. 28, 1909. Retired Mar. 5, 1909. 

Huntington Wilson, of Illinois 

Entered upon duties Mar. 6, 1909. Retired Mar. 19, 1913. 

John E. Osborne, of Wyoming 

Entered upon duties Apr. 21, 1913. Retired Dec. 14, 1916. 

William Phillips, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Jan. 25, 1917. Retired Mar. 25, 1920. 

Fred Morris Dearing, of Missouri 

Entered upon duties Mar. 15, 1921. Retired Feb. 28, 1922. 



Date of com- 
mission 



May 4, 1881 
Dec. 19, 1881 
July 7, 1882 
Mar. 20, 1885 
Nov. 19, 1887 
Apr. 2, 1889 
Mar. 20, 1893 
Nov. 1, 1893 
Feb. 11, 1896 
May 3, 1897 
Apr. 27, 1898 
Oct. 25, 1898 
Jan. 7, 1903 
Sept. 5, 1905 
Jan. 27, 1909 
Mar. 5, 1909 
Apr. 21, 1913 
Jan. 24, 1917 
Mar. 11, 1921 



8 ASSISTANT SECRETARIES OF STATE 

Name 

Leland Harrison, of Illinois 

Entered upon duties Apr. 4, 1922. Retired Apr. 1, 1927. 

Alvey A, Adee, of the District of Columbia 

Entered upon duties under title of Assistant Secretary of State July 1, 1924 
Died July 4, 1924. 

J. Butler Wright, of Wyoming 

Entered upon duties under title of Assistant Secretary of State July 1, 1924 
Retired Apr. 18, 1927. 

Wilbur J. Carr, of New York 

Entered upon duties July 1, 1924. 

John Van A. MacMurray, of New Jersey 

Entered upon duties Nov. 19, 1924. Retired May 19, 1925. 

Robert E. Olds, of Minnesota 

Entered upon duties Oct. 5, 1925. Retired June 30, 1927. 

William R. Castle, jr., of the District of Columbia 

Entered upon duties Apr. 2. 1927. 

Francis White, of Maryland 

Entered upon duties Apr. 27, 1927, 

Nelson T. Johnson, of Oklahoma 

Entered upon duties Aug. 15, 1927. 

V. SECOND ASSISTANT SECRETARIES OF STATE (1866-1924) 

(Title changed to Assistant Secretary of State July 1, 1924) 

Name 

WiUiam Hunter, of Rhode Island 

Entered upon duties July 27, 1866. Died July 22, 1886. 

Alvey A. Adee, of the District of Columbia 

Entered upon duties Aug. 6, 1886. (See Table IV.) 

VI. THIRD ASSISTANT SECRETARIES OF STATE (1875-1924) 

(Title changed to Assistant Secretary of State July 1, 1924) 

Name 

John A. Campbell, of Wyoming 

Entered upon duties Feb. 24, 1875. Retired Nov. 30, 1877. 

Charles Payson, of New York 

Entered upon duties June 22, 1878. Retired June 30, 1881. 

Walker Blaine, of Maine 

Entered upon duties July 1, 1881. Retired June 30, 1882. 



Date of com- 
mission 



Mar. 31, 1922 
July 1, 1924 

July 1, 1924 

July 1, 1924 
Nov. 18, 1924 
Oct. 1, 1925 
Feb. 26, 1927 
Feb. 26, 1927 
Aug. 15, 1927 



Date of com- 
mission 



July 27, 1866 
Aug. 3, 1886 



Date of com- 
mission 


Feb. 


24, 


1875 


June 


11, 


1878 


July 


1, 


1881 



II 



THIRD ASSISTANT SECRETARIES OF STATE 



Name 



Alvey A. Adee, of the District of Columbia 

Entered upon duties July 18, 1882. Retired Aug. 5, 1886. 

John Bassett Moore, of Delaware 

Entered upon duties Aug. 6, 1886. Retired Sept. 30, 1891. 

William M. Grinnell, of New York _. 

Entered upon duties Feb. 15, 1892. Retired Apr. 16, 1893. 

Edward H. Strobel, of New York 

Entered upon duties Apr. 17, 1893. Retired Apr. 16, 1894. 

William WoodvUle Rockhill, of Maryland 

Entered upon duties Apr. 17, 1894. Retired Feb. 13, 1896. 

William Woodward Baldwin, of New York 

Entered upon duties Feb. 29, 1896. Retired Apr. 1, 1897. 

Thomas Wilbur Cridler, of West Virginia 

Entered upon duties Apr. 8, 1897. Retired Nov. 15, 1901. 

Herbert H. D. Peirce, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Nov. 16, 1901. Retired June 22, 1906 

Huntington Wilson, of Illinois 

Entered upon duties July 2, 1906. Retired Dec. 30, 1908. 

William Phillips, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Jan. 11, 1909. Retired Oct. 13, 1909. 

Chandler Hale, of Maine 

Entered upon duties Oct. 14, 1909. Retired Apr, 21, 1913. 

Dudley Field Malone, of New York 

Entered upon duties Apr. 22, 1913. Retired Nov. 22, 1913. 

WiUiam Phillips, of Massachusetts 

Entered upon duties Mar, 17, 1914. Retired Jan. 24, 1917. 

Breckinridge Long, of Missouri 

Entered upon duties Jan. 29, 1917. Retired June 8, 1920. 

Van Santvoord Merle-Smith, of New York 

Entered upon duties June 24, 1920, Retired Mar, 4, 1921, 

Robert Woods Bliss, of New York 

Entered upon duties Mar. 16, 1921. Retired May 3, 1923. 

J. Butler Wright, of Wyoming 

Entered upon duties June 11, 1923, (See Table IV.) 



Data of com- 
mission 


July 


18, 


1882 


Aug. 


3, 


1886 


Feb. 


11, 


1892 


Apr, 


13, 


1893 


Apr. 


14, 


1894 


Feb. 


24, 


1896 


Apr. 


8, 


1897 


Nov. 


15, 


1901 


June 


22, 


1906 


Jan. 


11, 


1909 


Sept. 


25, 


1909 


Apr. 


21, 


1913 


Mar. 


13, 


1914 


Jan. 


24, 


1917 


June 21, 


1920 


Mar. 


15, 


1921 


Jan, 


30, 


1923 



VII. CHIEF CLERKS (1789-1928) 



Name 



Whence appointed 



Henry Remsen, jr 

Roger Alden 

Henry Remsen, jr 

George Taylor, jr 

Jacob Wagner 

John Graham 

Daniel Brent 

Asbury Die kins 

Aaron Ogden Dayton 

Aaron Vail 

J. L. Martin 

Daniel Fletcher Webster.. 

William S. Derrick 

Richard K Crall6 

William S. Derrick 

Nicholas P. Trist 

William S. Derrick 

John Appleton 

William S. Derrick 

William Hunter, jr 

Robert S. Chew 

William Hunter, jr 

Robert S. Chew__ _. 

Sevellon A. Brown 

James Fenner Lee 

Sevellon A. Brown 

Robert S. Chilton, jr 

William W. RockhUl 

Edward I. Renick 

William H. Michael 

Charles Denby 

Wilbur J. Carr 

William Mc Neir 

Ben G. Davis 

Edwin C. Wilson (Acting) 
E. J. Ayers 



10 



New York 

Connecticut 

New York 

New York 

Pennsylvania 

Virginia 

Virginia 

North Carolina 

New Jersey 

New York 

North Carolina 

Massachusetts 

Pennsylvania 

Virginia 

Pennsylvania 

Virginia 

Pennsylvania 

Maine 

Pennsylvania 

Rhode Island 

Virginia 

Rhode Island 

Virginia 

New York 

Maryland 

New York 

District of Columbia- 
Maryland 

Georgia 

Nebraska 

Indiana 

Ohio. 
Michigan. 
Nebraska. 
Florida. 
New Jersev. 



Date of appoint- 
ment 



Jan. 1 
Sept. — 
Apr. 1 
Feb. 8 
July 1 
Sept. 22 
Aug. 23 
Dec. 13 
June 26 
July 16 
Mar. 6 
Apr. 27 
Apr. 10 
Mar. 11 
Aug. 28 
Apr. 15, 
Jan. 26 
Apr. 26 
May 17 
May 8 
Nov. 1 
July 27 
Aug. 7 
Feb. 1 
Feb. 11 
Feb. 15 
Apr. 14 
Apr. 17 
May 20; 
Nov. 16 
May 8 
Nov. 30 
Apr. 23 
June 
Julv 10 



,1790 
, 1790 
, 1792 
, 1798 
, 1807 
,1817 
, 1833 
,1836 
, 1838 
, 1840 
,1841 
, 1843 
, 1844 
, 1845 
, 1845 
, 1847 
, 1848 
,1848 
, 1852 
, 1855 
, 1855 
, 1866 
, 1873 
, 1888 
, 1890 
, 1893 
, 1893 
, 1894 
, 1897 
, 1905 
, 1907 
, 1909 
,1913 
, 1924 
, 1924 



Date of retire- 
ment 



Dec, 31 
July 25 
Mar. 31 
Feb. 7 
Mar. 31 
July 18 
Aug. 22 
Dec. 12 
June 25 
July 15 
Mar. 5 
Apr. 23 
Api-. 9 
Mar. 10 
Aug. 27 
Apr. 14, 
Jan. 25 
Apr. 25; 
May 15 
May 7 
Oct. 31 
July 26 
Aug. 2 
Jan. 31 
Feb. 10 
Feb. — 
Apr. 13 
Apr. 14 
May 19 
Nov. 15 
Apr. 15 
Nov. 29; 
Apr. 30 
May 31 
July 9 



VIII. OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 

OFFICERS 



Name, office, and salary 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
appointment 



• Secretary of State {$16,000) 
Frank B. Kellogg 

Undersecretary of State {$8,500) 
J. Reuben Clark, jr 

Assistant Secretaries of State {$9,000) 

Wilbur J. Carr 

William R. Castle, jr 

Francis White i 

Nelson T. Johnson 

Solicitor {$8,500) 
Green H. Hackworth 

Chiefs and Assistant Chiefs of Divisions, Bureaus, and Offices 

E. J. Ayers, Chief Clerk and Administrative Assistant ($4,800) 

Percy F. Allen, Assistant to the Chief Clerk and Chief of the Appoint- 
ment Section ($3,400). 

Stanley K. Hornbeck, Chief of the Division of Far Eastern Affairs 

($8,000). 

Willys R. Peck,! Assistant Chief ($8,000) 

Stokeley W. Morgan,' 2 Chief of the Division of Latin- American Affairs 

($8,000). 

Benjamin Thaw, jr.,' Assistant Chief ($7,000) 

J. Theodore Marriner,' Chief of the Division of Western European 

Aflfairs ($7,000). 

Prentiss B. Gilbert, Assistant Chief ($6,500) 

G. Rowland Shaw,> Chief of the Division of Near Eastern Affairs ($8,000) 

W^allace S. Murray,' Assistant Chief ($6,000) 

Arthur Bhss Lane,' Chief of the Division of Mexican Affairs ($7,000) __ 

Richard C. Tanis, Assistant Chief ($5,000) 

Robert F. Kelley, Chief of the Division of Eastern European Affairs 

($7,500). 

Earl L. Packer,' Assistant Chief ($4,000) 

Arthur N. Young, Economic Adviser ($8,000) 

Frederick Livesey, Assistant Economic Adviser ($4,600) 

Ruth B. Shipley, Chief of the Passport Division ($4,600) 

John J. Scanlan, Technical Adviser and Assistant Chief ($3,800) 

F. Virginia Alexander, Assistant Chief ($2,800) 

1 Foreign Service officer. 

' Assigned as Counselor of Embassy at Mexico City November 5, 1928, to proceed to post 



Minn. 



Utah. 



N. Y. 
D. C- 
Md-_ 
Okla. 



D. C. 



N. J. 
Md-. 



Colo- 
Calif. 
Ark_. 



Pa.. 
i Me_ 



Feb. 16, 1925 



Aug. 17, 1928 



July 1, 1924 
Feb. 26, 1927 
Feb. 26, 1927 
Aug. 15, 1927 



Aug. 10, 1925 



July 
Aug. 



10, 1924 
19, 1924 



Feb. 15, 1928 



N. Y 

Mass 

Ohio 

N. Y 

N.J 

Mass 



Utah- 
N. J. 
N. Y. 
Md._ 
D. C- 
D. C. 



Mar. 
Feb. 

Sept. 
Apr. 

Apr. 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Dec. 
July 
Oct. 

Oct. 

Sept. 

Dec. 

June 

Mar. 

Nov. 



27, 1928 
1, 1927 

29, 1927 
9, 1927 

9, 1927 

14, 1926 
23, 1927 

12, 1927 

28, 1915 

15, 1926 

13, 1928 
1, 1922 

28, 1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1927 
4, 1925 



after February 1, 1929. 
11 



12 



OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 
OFFICERS— Continued 



Name, office, and salary 



Chiefs and Assistant Chiefs of Divisions, Bureaus, and Offices — Con. 

Tyler Dennett, Historical Adviser ($5,000) 

S. W. Boggs, Geographer and Assistant Chief ($4,800) 

Michael J. McDermott, Chief of the Division of Current Information 
($4,600). 

Robert M. Scotten,i Assistant Chief ($6,000) 

Herbert C. Hengstler, Chief of the Division of Foreign Service Admin- 
istration ($6,000). 

Harry A. Havens, Assistant Chief ($3,500) 

James C. Dunn,i Chief of the Division of Protocol ($7,000) 

Charles M. Barnes, Chief of the Treaty Division ($6,500) 

Wallace McClure, Assistant Chief ($6,500) 

David A. Salmon, Chief of the Bureau of Indexes and Archives ($4,800) 

Rogers. Drissel, Assistant Chief ($3,300) 

William McNeir, Chief of the Bureau of Accounts ($3,900) 

Harry R. Young, Assistant Chief ($3,400) 

Emerson B. Christie, Chief of the Translating Bureau ($3,000) 

Monnett B. Davis,i Chief of the Visa Office ($5,000) 

John Farr Simmons,^ Assistant Chief ($5,000) 

Edward J. Norton, ^ Chairman of the Executive Committee of the For- 
eign Service Personnel Board ($8,000). 
James B. Stewart, ' Chief Instructor of the Foreign Service School 

($7,000). 
Worthington E. Stewart, Chief of the Office of the Executive Committee 
of the Foreign Service Personnel Board ($4,600). 

Edgar A. Shreve, Assistant Chief ($3,300) 

Frederick T. F. Dumont,' in Charge of the Commercial Office ($8,000) 
Margaret M. Hanna, Chief of the Office of Coordination and Review 
($3,800). 

Blanche V. Rule, Assistant Chief ($2,900) 

Keith Merrill,! Chief of the Foreign Service Buildings Office ($7,000) . 

W. Ford Cramer, Disbursing Officer ($2,900) 

William McG. Harlow, Assistant Disbursing Officer ($2,000) 

Other Officers 

Henry L. Bryan, Editor of the Laws of Congress ($4,600) 

Charles Lee Cooke, Officer in Charge of Ceremonials ($4,600) 

William H. Beck, Assistant to the Secretary of State ($5,200) 

Anna A. O'Neill, Assistant to the Undersecretary of State ($3,800) 

Earl R. Mosburg, Secretary to the Secretary of State ($3,300) 

Helen W. Cook, Secretary to the Undersecretary of State ($2,600) 

Beulah M. Griffith, Secretary to Assistant Secretary Carr ($2,900) 

Louis E. Mundy, Secretary to Assistant Secretary Castle ($2,800) 

Eunice A. Lincoln, Secretary to Assistant Secretary White ($2,700) 

George A. Morlock, Secretary to Assistant Secretary Johnson ($3,000) . 



Whence 
appointed 



N. Y... 
N. J.,. 
Mass.. 

Mich-. 
Ohio... 

N. Y... 
N. Y... 

Va 

Tenn.. 

Conn 

Pa 

D. C 

Pa 

D. C 

Colo 

N. Y 

Tenn 

N. Mex__ 

Ohio 

Va 

N. J 

Kans 

D. C 

Minn 

N. Y 

D. C 

D. C 

D. C 

N. J 

D. C 

Md 

D. C 

Va 

Ind 

Va 

Mass 



' Foreign Service officer. 



OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 
PROFESSIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC SERVICE 



13 



Name, grade, and salary 



Qrade Eight— Chief professional 



At $8,000: 
Hornbeck, Stanley K. 
Young, Arthur N 



Grade Seven — Head professional 

At $7,500: 

Kelley, Robert F 

Metzger, Jacob A 

At $7,000: 

Baker, Joseph R 

Flournoy, Richard W., jr 

Hill, Ralph W. S 

Vallance, William R- 

At $6,500: 

Barnes, Charles M.. 

Gilbert, Prentiss B. 

McClure, Wallace.. 

Grade Six— Principal professional 

At $5,600: 
Dennett, Tyler 



Grade Five — Senior professional 

At $5,000: 
Tanis, Richard C 

At $4,800: 

Boggs, S. W 

Hawkins, Harry C 

At $4,600: 

Bryan, Henry L 

Collins, Herbert B 

Fuller, Joseph V 

Livesey, Frederick 

Manning, William R 

Matre, Joseph B 

Grade Four— Full professional 

At $3,800: 

Anderson, Francis M 

Carter, Henry 

Culbertson, Paul T.... 

de Wolf, Francis Colt 

Ewing, John K. M 

Gericke, Martha L 

Latchford, Stephen.. 

O'Neill, Anna A 

Scanlan, John J 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Colo. 
N.J. 



Mass. 
Ohio. 

Okla_ 
Md._. 
Mo.l 

N. Y. 

Va... 
N. Y- 
Tenn. 



N. Y.... 



N.J. 



N. J.. 
Mich. 

D. C. 
Ga.... 
Wis... 
N. Y.. 
Tex... 
Ohio.. 



N. J.. 
Mass. 
Kans. 
R. I... 
N. Y., 
D. C. 
D. C. 
D. C. 
D. C. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



July 
July 



Aug. 
July 



July 
July 

July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 



Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Jan. 



1, 1928 
1,1928 



1,1928 
1, 1928 



July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

Oct. 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 



Oct. 1, 1928 



July 1, 1928 



1, 1928 
1,1928 

1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 



1, 1928 

1. 1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 

1. 1929 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Four — Full professional — Con. 

At ?3,800— Continued. 

Stinson, J. Whitla. 

Ward, Frank X 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



N. Y. 
Pa... 



Grade Three— Associate professional 



At $3,600: 
Carlson, Knute E 

At $3,300: 
Diven, Frederick M 

At $3,S00: 

Auchincloss, Hugh D 

Carter, John F., jr 

Fisher, Frederic A 

Lawrence, Ethel L 

Murdock, James Oliver. 

Smith, Glenn A 

Tate, Jack B 

Willoughby, Westel R .. 
Yingling, Raymimd T .. 



Nebr. 
Md.. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



N. Y.. 
Conn. 
Mass., 
Kans. 
N. Y. 
Tenn. 
Tenn. 
Md... 
Md... 



Grade Two — Assistant professional 

i 
At $2,800: 1 

Millington, Yale O. ' N. C. 

At $2,700: j 

Murphy, Raymond E.. Me... 

Saucerman, Sophia A 

Savage, Carlton 

At $2,600: 

Cumming, Hugh S., jr.. 

Summers, Natalia. 

Wenger, Aloysius 



Ill 

Oreg. . 



Va.... 
Tenn. 
La... 



Grade One — Junior professional 

At $2,300: 

Deans, Amelia B 

Pierce, Bertha E 

At $2,200: 

Young, Willis H 

At $2,000: 

Carnes, Grace B 

Conner, Lulu E. 

Doherty, Nona L 

Ferner, Florence K. 

Haig, Robert V 

Keating, Joseph T 

Mason, Dorothy G 

Nicholas, Ashley J 

Pelton, Walter E 

Thomson, Irving L 



Ala 

Calif.... 

Minn... 

D. C... 

Va 

D. C... 
N. Y.... 

Md 

N. Y.... 
Ohio.... 

Ky 

D. C... 
Minn... 



Oct. 
Oct. 



1,1928 
1,1928 



. July 1,1928 
July 1, 1928 



July 1, 1928 

Oct. 19,1928 

Nov. 12, 1928 

Oct. 1, 1928 



Oct. 
Aug. 
July 
July 
July 



1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 



July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 



July 
July 



1, 1928 
1,1928 



July 1, 1928 



July 
Oct. 
Dec. 
July 
Dec. 
Dec. 
July 
July 
Oct. 
Aug. 



1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
2,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
16, 1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 



14 



OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 

SUBPROFESSIONAL SERVICE 



Name, grade, and salary 


Whence 

ap- 
pointed 


Date of 
appoint- 
ment 


Name, grade, and salary 


Whence 

ap- 
pointed 


Date Oi 
appoint- 
ment 


Grade Seven— Principal subprofessional 

At $2,S00: 
Kendall, Frederick A.--^ 


D. C... 

■ 
D. C... 

Mo 

Va 

D. C... 


Oct. 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

Jan. 1, 1929 
July 1, 1928 
July 1, 1928 


Grade Five— Main subprofessional — 
Continued 

At «;,S00— Continued. 
Rooney, Miriam T 


Mass--- 
Mich... 

D. C... 
Ind 

Mass—. 






July 11,1928 


Grade Six— Senior subprofessional 

At $2,100: 
Sands, Rosa V. 


Thomas, Gladys I... 


July 16,1928 


Grade Four— Assistant subprofes- 
sional 
At fl.eW: 
McAllister, Mary S 


\ 




July 9, 1928 


Grade Five— Main subprofessional 


Voigt, Marion V 


Aug. 1, 1928 


At 91, 800: 
Beach, Arthur E 


Grade Three— Junior subprofessional 

At $1,U0: 
Hill, Margaret .. . 




DeBerry, Mvra J— 




Federico, Bianca M 


Jan. 1, 1929 









CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE 



Grade Thirteen — Chief administrative 

At $6,000: 
Hengstler, Herbert C. 



Grade Twelve — Head administrative 

At $5,S00: 

Beck, William H 

At $4,800: 

Ayers, E. J 

Salmon, David A 

Smith, Sydney Y. 

At $4,600: 

Cooke, Charles Lee 

McDermott, Michael J. 



Ohio.. 



N.J. 



N. J 

Conn... 
D. C... 

D. C... 

Mass.... 



Shipley, Ruth B I Md. 



Stewart, Worthington E. 



Grade Eleven — Principal adminis- 
trative 
At $3,800: 
MacEachran, Clinton E. 



Ohio. 



Mass. 



Grade Ten — Senior administrative 



At $3,900: 

McNeir, William I D. C, 

At $3,800: 

Hanna, Margaret M j Kans. 

At $3,500: i 

Havens, Harry A j N. Y. 

i 
Grade Nine— Full administrative \ 

At $3,400: j 

Allen, Percy F | Md.. 

Marsh, Frances M ! Pa... 



July 1, 1928 



July 1, 1928 



July 
July 
July 

July 
July 
July 
July 



1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 

1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 

1, 1928 



Aug. 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

July 1, 1928 



July 1, 1928 
July 1, 1928 



Grade Nine — Full administrative — 
Continued 

At $3,300: 

Ball, Alice M 

Coulter, Eliot B.. 

Drissel, Roger S 

Mosburg, Earl R... 

Shreve, Edgar A 

At $3,200: 

Dormady, Francis P 

Shand, Miles M. 

Vipond, B. Leslie. 

Grade Eight — Associate administrative 

At $3,400: 

Young, Harry R 

At $3,000: 

Christie, Emerson B 

At $2,900: 

Cramer, W. Ford. 

Rule, Blanche V 

Grade Seven — Assistant administrative 

At $3,000: 

Morlock, George A 

Russ, Edward B 

At $2,900: 

Duncan, James L 

Griffith, Beulah M 

Nash, James Alan 

Will, Marvin W 

At $2,800: 

Alexander, F. Virginia. 

Mundy, Louis E 

Otterman, Harvey B 



D. C... 

Ill 

Pa 

Md.... 
Va 



Wis ; July 

N.J July 

N. Y,... July 



Pa 

D. C... 



N. Y.... 
D. C... 



Mass. 
Pa... 

Conn 
Va... 
Pa... 
Va... 

D. C. 
Ind.. 
Pa... 



OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



15 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Seven — Assistant administTa- 
tive — Continued 
At $2,700: 

Heckert, George T.. 

Lamore, Burton H 

Lincoln, Eunice A. 

Rowley, Eugene C, jr 

Watson, L. Adelaide.. 

At $2,600: 

Brasse, Arthur H 

Cook, Helen W 

Fenstermacher, Harvey E 

Hibbs, Walter P.... 

Schultze, George H.. 

Stambaugh, George B 



Grade Six—Principal clerical 



At $S,700: 

Bean, J. Hubbard 

At $2,600: 

Martin, John S., jr 

At $2,500: 

Feanell, Joseph A 

Middlekauff, Aura I... 

Roach, Charles P., jr.. 

Tonner, John A 

At $2,400: 

Clarke, J. Brent 

Miller, Charles H 

Romeyn, Nina G 

Wright, MaitlandS... 
At $2,300: 

Doran, Helen F 

Estes, Alvin G... 

GrifHn, Thomas, jr 

McMahon, Joseph W. 

Moss, Marjorie 

Shedd, Margaret R 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



W. Va. 
Mich... 

Va 

D. C... 
Pa 



Ohio... 
D. C... 

Pa 

D. C... 
R. I.... 
Pa 



D. C... 



Pa. 



D. C„ 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Ohio.. 



Tex... 
D. C 
Ind... 
Wash. 



D. C. 
N. Y.. 
D. C. 
Conn. 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Skinner, Sidney A j D. C 

Grade Five — Senior clerical I 

At $2,i00: 

de Lashmutt, Rebekah L 

At $2,300: 

Christenson, Ethel G 

Conover, Margaret F 

Dufly, Mary A.. I D. C... 

Dugan, Henry P I D. C... 

Hough, Frances R ] D. C... 

Quigley, Stephen H I Md 

Rodrick, Bertha S ...I Va 

Sisler, Clarence E ' D. C... 

At $2,200: i 

Arnold, Marion ..; D. C... 

Bennett, Margaret V ' Ga 



D. C... 



Ind... 

N. Y.. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 

Nov. 
Nov. 
Oct. 
Dec. 
July 
Dec. 



1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 

20, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 



July 1, 1928 
July 1, 1928 



July 
July 
July 
Oct. 

July 
July 
Oct. 
July 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 

July 
July 



1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 

1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 



Oct. 


1,1928 


Nov. 


1, 1928 


Oct. 


1, 1928 


Oct. 


1, 1928 


Nov. 


1, 1928 


Nov. 


1, 1928 


Sept. 


1,1928 



Name, grade, and salary 



July 1, 1928 



1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 

1, 1928 
1, 1928 



Grade Five — Senior clerical — Contd. 

At $2,200— Continued. 

Butler. Dorothy K 

DriscoU, Edward E 

Dunker, Will F 

Eaton, Paul W 

Farrell, Thomas F 

Gardner, Inez J.._ 

Havenner, Albert B 

Johnston, Edna E.. 

Loftus, Victor n___ 

McKenny, Eileen 

Myers, Ethel 

Simpson, Julia F 

Underwood, Wilbur W 

Young, Fred R ...^ 

At $2,100: 

Abbot, .\deline 

Allen, Edgar P 

Bassett, Jane B 

Becker, Cla>'ton S 

Blessing, Madge M 

Breen, Mary Agnes. _ _ 

Cheever, Elsie B... 

Crenshaw, David 

D'Arcy, J. M>Ttle-- 

Doyle, John F 

Frank, Laurence C 

Garland, Myron S 

Gates, Louis E 

Holland, Amy C. 

Merriman, Gladys E 

Mitchell, Lloyd C 

Myers, Nellie Vass.. 

Newcomb, Anna Belle 

Van Valin, Forrest D 

At $2,000: 

Axton, Matilda F... 

Borjes, Clara L 

Bowman, Kimberly 

Chase, Emily T 

Clarke, M. Augusta 

Covel, Alice M 

Cundifl, William L 

Daniel, Helen L 

Frisby, Florence E. 

Harlow, William McG... 

Johnston, Inez 

Kavanagh, William J_ 

Lackey, Mary G 

McCarthy, Addie J 

Moore, Sadie D 

Morrison, Dorothy D 

Richardson, John E 

Siegel, Charles 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Fla 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Iowa 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Ky 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


.1928 


D.C.... 


July 1 


,1928 


Pa 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Dak. 


July 1 


,1928 


S. C 


July 1 


,1928 


Pa 


July 1 


,1928 


Conn... 


July 1 


,1928 


Pa 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Y.... 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


Ill 


July 1 


,1928 


111 


July 1 


,1928 


R. I 


July 1 


,1928 


N. H.... 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Y.... 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


Mo 


July 1 


,1928 


Pa 


July 1 


,1928 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1828 


Wash... 


July 1 


, 1928 


Utah.... 


Aug. 


,1928 


N. J 


Oct. 1 


,1928 


N. Y.... 


July 1 


,1928 


D.C.... 


Nov. 1 


,1928 


Okla-... 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Y.... 


July 1 


,1928 


Ill 


July 1 


,1928 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


D.C.... 


Nov. 1 


,1928 


Minn 


Nov. ] 


.1928 


N. Y.... 


Oct. 1 


,1928 


Ky 


Aug. 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


Oct. 1 


,1928 


N.Y.... 


July ] 


,1928 


Md 


Sept. 1 


,1928 


Fla 


Oct. ] 


,1928 


D. C... 


Aug. 


,1928 



16 



OFFICERS AND CLEEKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 
CLEKICAL, ADMINISTKATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Four—Main clerical 

At $2,100: 

Blandford, Alice M 

O'Keefe, James A 

At $2,040: 

Birch, Mary N. 

Davis, Marianna 

Lucas, Alice R 

At i 1,980: 

Bopp, Jennie Cook 

CafEee, Albert V 

Crane, Maud M 

Deike, Mildred V 

Madden, William V.. 

Middleton, Lillian H 

Middleton, Minnie D- 

Morrison, Emily S 

Robinette, Myrtle E.. 

Smith, Orlando F 

Steele, Joseph D 

At $1,920: 

Anderson, Walter H 

Byars, Winfleld S 

Craley, Vivian R 

Frei, Irene B 

Fuller, Rose P 

Hayes, John L 

Lacey, Maurice W 

Lawson, Eldora C 

Monroe, Herbert B 

Nelson, Tuley W 

Phillips, Elizabeth H ^. 

Poole, William A 

Smith, Frances I 

Wailes, Ruth D 

At $1,860: 

Alexander, Grace E 

Barker, Clifford O 

Brauner, John J 

Cowan, John W., jr 

Durham, Efla H 

Flaherty, Francis E 

Gait, Dorothy U 

Giles, Seale R 

Heins, Fred G 

Hoyt, Edna K 

Owens, Louis G 

Smith, Elizabeth B 

Sturgis, Hugh L 

Tonner, Laura R 

Whitt, John S 

Wright, Jennie V 

At $1,800: 

Alexander, Alice Van A 

Alexander, Robert C 

Bassel, Cornelia B 

Bradshaw, Charlotte 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



D. C... 
D. C... 



Va 

Ohio-.. 
D. C... 



Iowa 

Ky 

D. C... 

Md 

Pa 

D. C... 
D. C... 
N. Y.... 

Pa. 

D. C... 
Va 

Ill 

111 

D. C... 

N.J 

D. C_... 
D. C... 
D. C... 

Mass 

Pa 

Md 

Del 

S. C 

Calif.... 
Iowa 

111 

R.I 

N. Y._.. 
N. Y.... 
Tenn.... 
D. C... 

Md 

Ala 

Mo 

Mich 

D.C-.. 

Fla 

Md 

Md 

D. C... 
Mich 

111 

Tenn.... 
W.Va.. 
D.C... 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



Oct. 
July 

July 
July 
July 

July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 

July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
Jan. 
July 

July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 

Oct. 
Jan. 
Oct. 
July 



1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1929 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1923 
1929 
1928 
1928 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Four— Main clerical— Contd. 

At «/,800— Continued. 

Burbank, Virginia 

Burnell, Lucy E 

Caplan, Sophie 

Davis, DeLyle 

Duvall, Frank E 

Foltz, Eleanor B.. 

Ford, Samuel S 

Fuerst, Mary A 

Funkhouser, Charles F 

Glennan, Marjorie D 

Gray, Edith M 

Hecht, Elizabeth 

Killarney, Francis M 

Leef, Dorothy F 

Logsdon, Ella A 

Meyer, Elvia A 

Miller, Harry C 

Murray, Eleanor H.. 

Neale, Katherine 

Ogg, Mary P 

Olsson, Otto O 

Palcho, Georgia M 

Parkins, Albina L. 

Reid, Ruby F 

Reid, Thomas B 

Roach, Elizabeth C , 

Sadler, Mary A , 

Shipley, Milford A 

Stiles, Edith F 

Stone, Consuelo A.. 

Theaker, Anna R 

Tomasello, Paul 

Vincelette, Leo J , 

Wells, John B 

Wilcox, Albena M.. 

Grade Three — Assistant clerical 

At $1,920: 

Dix, Adele E 

At $1,860: 

Burg, Joseph P 

Dowrick, Lillie B , 

Pfau, Sudye M 

At $1,800: 

Bagby, Nettie N 

Chalfant, Gladys 

Conrad, Kathryn H 

DeMaret, Pearl L 

Dickson, Lillie V 

Dryer, Mildred V 

Heeter, Gertrude C 

Howze, Eoline 

Joy, Margaret J 

Kennedy, Maud.. 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Md... 
Vt.... 
D. C. 
D. C 
D. C. 
Va.... 
D. C. 
Iowa.. 
Va.-.. 
D.C. 
Wis... 
D. C. 
Mass.. 
D.C. 
Nebr.. 
D.C. 
D. C. 
Iowa.. 
D.C. 
Va.... 
Mass.. 
Ohio.. 
D. C. 
Iowa.. 
Md... 
D. C. 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Mass.. 
D.C. 

Ill 

N. J... 
Vt...- 
Va.... 
Mo... 



D. C 

N. Y. 
D. C. 
D. C 



Va... 
D. C 
D. C 
D. C 
D.C 
D.C 
D.C. 
D.C 
D.C. 
D.C 



OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



17 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Three — Assistant clerical — Con 

At $1,800— Continued. 

Smith, Clarence T 

Snyder, Viola T 

At il,740: 

Clairmont, Grace C 

Graves, Florence P 

Kaiser, Gladys F 

McGavack, Alice 

Meyer, Ira P 

Millard, Grace M 

Miller, Edith 

Perkins, Linwood H 

Preil, Helen G 

Prince, Kirby L 

Rinker, Ella Ruth 

Schneider, Elsie M 

Sweet, Florence G 

Tillett, Percy O.. 

At $1,680: 

Ackerman, Marie.. 

Ahrens, Gladys C 

Anderson, Mary E 

Ashenden, Vivian M 

Athey, Myrtle F 

Ayers, Inez A 

Bechtold, Leonice K 

Blake, Ralph J 

Bowers, Blanche 

Britton, Alice H.. 

Buskie, Elisabeth L 

Cummans, William W 

DeCell, Edith 

Durning, Daniel J 

Eberlein, Marcia.. 

Eichholz, Augusta C. M 

Elder, Helen M.. 

Fitzgerald, Loretta E.. 

Flaherty, Frances C 

Flavin, Catherine P. 

Forrant, Dorothy M... 

Gallant, Alyre J... 

Gates, Margaret I 

Goodwin, Myra L 

Gordon, Bartley P 

Grotjohan, Albert W. J 

Hair, Erwin P 

Hanson, Hanna M.. 

Hardisty, Olive F 

Harlow, Blanche S 

Harter, Janet M.. 

Hemry, Susanna 

Hull, Moody 

Hurney, Leo. B 

James, WDliam G.. 

Johnson, Marie E 

Lundgren, Maynard B 

McCuen, Nina B__ 

McLean, Sarah B 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Y.... 


July 1 


,1928 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Y.... 


July 1 


,1928 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Md 


July 1 


,1928 


Kans 


July 1 


,1928 


Me 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C— 


July 1 


,1928 


Va. 


July 1 


,1923 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Kans 


July 1 


,1928 


Va. 


July 1 


,1928 


Pa 


July 1 


,1928 


Wis 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Calif.... 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Dak. 


July 1 


,1928 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Oreg 


July 1 


,1928 


N. Y.... 


July 1 


,1928 


Conn... 


July 1 


,1928 


Va. 


July 1 


,1928 


Ohio 


July 1 


,1928 


Miss 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


Mo 


July 1 


,1928 


Pa 


Sept. 1 


,1928 


Iowa 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Iowa 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


Sept. 1 


,1928 


Mass 


July 1 


,1928 


Va 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Me_ 


July 1 


,1928 


Md 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Ohio--. 


July 1 


,1928 


W. Va.. 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


Oct. 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Minn... 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


D. C... 


July 1 


,1928 


Calif.... 


July 1 


,1928 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Three — Assistant clerical — Con 

At |/,6S0— Continued. 

Miles, Laura M 

Moore, Mary L 

Myhr, Margaret 

Oliver, Rayma 

Ollis, Luella 

Paxson, Frances B 

Ramsay, Lena J.. 

Ratcliff, Viola H.. 

Riddiford, George G 

Smith, Elizabeth L 

Sprigman, Mary 

Thompson, Berry R 

Tilton, Daniel Henry 

Tumulty, Delia 

Turner, Effie K 

Waterman, Bernice L 

Welch, Florence L 

Whittington, Vallie 

Young, Hattie V 

At $1,6Z0: 

Abrams, Belle J 

Atterberry, Russell 

Bain, Wendell H_ 

Beckert, Agnes H. 

Besore, Mildred E 

Carlisle, Grace N 

Clayton, Florence M 

Comeau, Beatrice L 

Cooke, Harriet V 

Crusch, Mary 

Darley, Mary L.. 

Day, Alma E 

Dismon, Frances N 

Doane, Elizabeth S 

Ebbeson, Anna C 

Ellis, Virginia M 

Frankenhoff, Frances J 

Gibson, Elizabeth B... 

Gniette, Glenn M 

Halpin, Gertrude L 

Hannan, Catherine E 

Holland, Mary J 

Holmes, Franklin A 

Jackson, Dorothy 

Jarboe, Frances L 

Jarboe, M. Rosalie 

Kelly, William F 

Kennedy, John R 

Kerr, Lucy V... 

Mason, Ruth C 

Matheny, George W 

McDermott, John P 

Mclntire, Ruth E 

Mullen, Ann E 

Newkirk, Meigs E 

Nierling, Vera G 

O'Leary, Helen J 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Md.... 

Ill 

Mass. . 
D. C... 
Mo..-. 
D. C... 
D. C... 
Okla... 
Ohio... 
Ind.... 
D. C... 
D. C... 
D. C. 
D. C... 
W. Va. 
Mich.. 
Md.... 

Ill 

D. C... 

Md... 
Mo... 
lowa.. 
D. C- 
D. C. 

Ga 

D. C 
Mass.. 
Ohio... 

Pa 

Va 

Pa 

D. C. 
D. C. 
Me.... 
D. C 
Kans... 
R. I.-. 
N.Y... 
N.Y... 
D.C.. 
Mass.. 
Fla.... 
D.C... 
D.C... 
Mo.... 
N.Y... 

ni 

D.C... 
D.C... 
D.C... 
Mass .. 
Iowa... 
D.C... 
D.C... 
Iowa... 
D. C... 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



July 
July 
July 
Sept. 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
Aug. 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 

July 

Aug. 

Aug. 

July 

Jan. 

Jan. 

July 

July 

July 

July 

July 

July 

Oct. 

July 

Aug. 

Dec. 

July 

July 

July 

July 

July 

Sept. 

July 

Aug. 

July 

Jan. 

Nov. 

Nov. 

July 

July 

July 

Jan. 

July 

Aug. 

July 

July 

July 



,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 

,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1929 
,1929 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1929 
,1928 

,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1929 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 



18 



OPriCEES AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 

CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Three — Assistant clerical — Con. 

At $1,620— Continued. 

Oswald, Winne B 

Phillips, Lillian F 

Potteiger, Kathryn R 

Pryor, Ralph W 

Rakestraw, Anne 

Roddy, Marguerite R 

Ross, Sallie F 

Stewart, Catherine B 

Stromberg, Robert E 

Sunderland, Margaret C 

Swanson, Margaret L.. 

Taylor, Ancel N 

Tuggle, Dorothy 

Walsh, Mary E 

Ward, Robert S 

Warren, Helen 

Waters, Myrtle M 

White, Louise 

Widnaer, Louis L. 

Wilson, Grace L.. 

Windle, George C 

Grade Two— Junior clerical 

At $1,740: 

Scott, Walter 

At $1,680: 

Hampton, Ada J 

Pawl, Georgina 

At$l,6S0: 

Berrey, Nannie W 

Burroughs, Anna V 

Dye, Charles D 

Mathews, Rhoda A 

Nixon, Otis E 

Place, Frank.. 

Powers, Mary L 

At $1,560: 

Bresnahan, Nellie 

Gibson, Frances C 

Oooch, Esther C 

Griffin, Ruth Patee. 

Hailer, Fred E 

Harrison, Frank G 

Matre, Elwyn J 

Mayo, John E 

Murdock, Myra A 

Noe, Ira James 

Purvis, Ricardo M 

Smith, Mildred M 

Snyder, Mary E 

Walker, Ernestine M 

Welch, William H 

At $1,600: 

Baxley, Louise I 

Beck, Goldie R 

Bowie, Audrey A 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



N.Y.... 
D. C... 

Oreg 

Md 

Tex 

Nebr 

Va 

Mass 

Nebr.... 
D. C... 

Pa 

Utah.... 

Va 

Mass 

Ohio.... 

Kans 

Mass 

Va 

D.C.... 

Mo 

Md 



D. C. 



D. C. 
D. C. 



D. C... 
D.C.... 

Ky 

Va 

Okla.-.. 

Mass 

Va 

D.C.... 
D.C.... 
D. C... 

Mo 

D. C... 

Pa 

Ohio 

Me 

D.C.... 
D.C.... 

Tex 

Mo 

D.C.... 
Ohio.... 
Md 

Ga 

Colo 

Va 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



July 

July 

Oct. 

Aug. 

July 

July 

Oct. 

July 

Oct. 

July 

Nov. 

Aug. 

Jan. 

Oct. 

Oct. 

July 

Oct. 

Jan. 

Jan. 

July 

Nov. 



1, 1928 
1,1928 

16, 1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 

24, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 

1. 1928 

1. 1929 
1,1928 
1,1928 

1. 1928 
1,1928 

1. 1929 
1,1928 
1, 1929 
1, 1928 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 

July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
Dec. 
July 
July 



July 1, 1928 



July 

.1 Sept. 



1,1928 
1, 1928 

1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 

1,1928 
1, 1928 
1.1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 
1,1928 
1,1928 
1, 1928 



July 1, 1928 
Sept. 1,1928 
July 1, 1928 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Two — Junior clerical — Con. 



At $1,500— Continued. 

Bronson, Vernita 

Carey, Elsie M 

Considine, Robert B 

Fagan, Francis T... 

Goldsberry, Paul E 

Haines, Frederic M 

Ihle, Dora M 

Kegg, Cressy L.. 

Mazzeo, Louis B 

Murray, Helen M 

Myers, Maude 

Perkins, Isham W 

Ratcliffe, L. Johnson 

Raymond, James H 

Sangston, Howard E 

At$l,UO: 

Adlof, Richard E., jr 

Anderson, A. Mildred 

Becker, Edmund 

Blake, Monroe W... 

Bramwell, Kathryn G 

Bullock, Earl M 

Byrne, F. Pearl... 

Campbell, Barbara 

Carroll, Alma A 

Carter, Marion E 

Cherp, PhOip F 

Collins, Virginia W 

Dominey, Alice E 

Early, Walter E. 

Echols, Mary M.. 

Everett, Merlene 

Fisk, Hurley S 

Frank, Edna M 

Friedrich, Auriel C 

Harvey, Ruth 

Hill, John L 

Hill, Richard A... 

Horn, Grace M 

Kirby, Burton R 

Knox, Ruth G.. 

Lloyd, Mary Z 

Meyer, MaryL.. 

Miller, Margaret A 

Mooney, Eire A 

Nicholls, Wilbur E. 

Nowell, Willis E 

O'Neil, Evelyn P 

Puhr, Marie. 

Rasmussen, Bernardine K. 

Renois, Kathryn V 

Roberts, Hazel H 

Somerville, Dorothy 

Soter, Mildred P 

Stevens, Mary E 

Talbert, E. Dallas 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



i 



Iowa 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


Mass 


July 


1 


192S 


Kans 


July 


1 


1928 


N.J 


July 


1 


1928 


Kans 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


R.I 


July 


1 


1928 


Pa 


July 


1 


1928 


Tenn.... 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


Tex 


Dec. 


1 


1928 


Kans 


July 


1 


1928 


Ind 


July 


1 


1928 


Ohio 


July 


1 


1928 


Pa 


Sept. 


1 


1928 


Md 


Dec. 


fi 


1928 


Ind 


Dee. 


2S 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


Dec. 


l.i 


1928 


Va 


July 


1 


1928 


Minn 


Aug. 


22 


1928 


D. C... 


July 


9 


1928 


Nebr.... 


Aug. 


16 


1928 


Mich 


Dec. 


1 


1928 


D. C... 


Aug. 


17 


1928 


Miss 


Aug. 


13 


1928 


Iowa 


Nov. 


1 


1928 


Mass 


Sept. 


1 


1928 


Mass 


Aug. 


13 


192S 


Iowa 


July 


1 


1928 


Wis 


Jan. 


1 


1929 


Pa. 


Nov. 


8 


1928 


Ohio.... 


Nov. 


15 


1928 


D. C... 


July 




1928 


Kans 


Jan. 




1929 


Pa. 


July 




1928 


Va 


July 




1928 


Mass 


Sept. 




1928 


D. C... 


July 




1928 


Va 


July 




1928 


Okla.... 


Jan. 




1929 


S. C... 


July 




1928 


S. Dak.. 


Jan. 




1929 


Minn... 


Nov. 




1928 


D. C... 


Aug. 




1928 


Va 


July 




1928 


Ohio 


July 




1928 


D. C... 


July 




1928 


Iowa 


Sept. 




1928 


D. C... 


Dec. 


27 


1928 



OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 
CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND FISCAL SERVICE— Continued 



19 



Name, grade, and salary 



Grade Two — Junior clerical — Con. 

At ^; ,440— Continued. 

Valenza, Thomas F 

Vaughan, Frances R 

Waller, Fred E 

Waugh, Mary Louise 

Webb, Delmar E 

Wilson, Kathryn J 

Grade One — Under clerical 



At $1,U0: 
Baker, Emma L. 
Clarke, Marie S. 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



D. C 

Calif.. 
Mich.. 
D. C. 
D. C. 
Wis... 



D. C. 
D. C. 



Date of 
appoint- 
ment 



July 1, 1928 

Nov. 15, 1928 

Oct. 9, 1928 

July 1, 1928 

Oct. 16,1928 

Jan. 1, 1929 



July 
July 



1, 1928 
1, 1928 



Name, grade, and salary 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Grade One — Under clerical — Con. 

At $1,U0 — Continued. 

Dickey, Caroline... D. C. 

Loar, Mary J 111. 

Miller, Elizabeth C D. C. 

Pastorini, Louisa ! Fla... 

At $1,S80: I 

Davis, Kathryn M ! D. C. 

D. C. 

D. C. 

D. C. 



Gault, RoseB 

Gibson, Lloyd L.. 
Martin, James H.. 
At $1,320: 
Lindsay, Edna M. 
Rose, George, 3d.-. 



Iowa. 
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July 1, 1928 

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CUSTODIAL SERVICE 



Grade Six— Assistant custodial 

At $1,680: 
Hoffman, William R 



Grade Four — Under custodial 

At $1,620: 
Savoy, Edward A 

At $1,500: 

Warren, James R 

At$l,UO: 

McBeth, Warren ...I Ark 

At $1,380: 

Warren, Robert \ D. C 

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At $1,500: 

Scott, George 

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Delaney, Thomas J... 

Hawkins, Richard H. 

Myers, Louis S 

Reeder, Charles A 

Sharps, Lloyd 

Tennille, CIayborne.„ 

Thomas, Edgar 

At $1,380: 

Edwards, Isaac 

Hawley, William W.. 

Jackson, Irving.. 

Jones, Victor E. 

Simmons, Edward T. 

Simmons, Paul A 

Swann, James S 

At $1,320: 

Boasman, John N 

Bourke, C. Eloise 

Compton, Clarence... 

Dorsey, William H... 

Edmonds, Walter B.. 

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Grade Three — Minor custodial — Con. 

At $1,320 — Continued. 

Fauntroy, Edward... 

Hardy, James W... 

Hester, William H 

Holmes, James O 

Lewis, William L 

Morris, George H 

Pinckney, Roswell N 

Smith, Arthur J.. 

Thomas, George A... 

Walker, Ralph C... 

West, Leland S 

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Booker, Burnett.. 

Burnett, Rufus R... 

Butler, John L.. 

Davis, Robert C 

Dodson, Frederick A 

Early, Howard H 

Evans, Percy H 

Jackson, Alfred L 

Johnson, Charles L 

Kelly, AVilliam J 

Lee, Augustus.. 

Ricks, Thompkins G. 

Savage, John N 

Sayers, Thomas 

Smith, Carothers H 

Snowden, Ernest. 

Syphax, Colbert S. 

Tobin, Edward J 

Williams, William G 

At $1,200: 

Fleming, Thomas J 

Jackson, Reginald O 

Johnson, James T 

Prince, Ulysses, jr 

Washington, James L.. 

Washington, William W... 

Wells, Edward 



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OFFICERS AND CLERKS OF THE DEPARTMENT 

CUSTODIAL SERVICE— Continued 



Name 



GTade Two—Office laborer 

At $1,260: 

Anthony, Nicholas. 

Brown, Robert "W 

Small, Samuel 

At $1,200: 
Hill, James : 



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At $1,U0: 

Lee, Julius 

Payne, Stephen 

At $1,080: 

Baker, Milton 

Sturgeon, John D 



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PASSPORT AGENCIES OF THE DEPARTMENT 



Boston: 

Harry H. Bolds, Agent ($3,500) 

Stoughton J. Richmond, Assistant 
Agent ($2,500). 
Chicago: 

Robert A. Proctor, Agent ($3,600) .. 

John L. Barton, Assistant Agent 
($2,500). 
New Orleans: 

Somerset A. Owen. Agent ($3,400). 
New York: 

Ira F. Hoyt, Agent ($4,600). 

James J. Hughes, Assistant Agent 
($3,000). 

Philip H. Ahrens ($2,300).... , 

Henry W. Lindgren ($2,200) 

Elma V. Waldron ($2,100) 



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New York— Continued. 

WiUiam F. MarshaU ($2,000) 

Charles L. Pierce ($1,800) 

Eva S. Barnhart ($1,800) 

Matthew C. Earle ($1,800).... 

Mary J. Staab ($1,560).,. 

Theresa L. Quigley ($1,500).. , 

Eugene Straight ($1,440). 

San Francisco: 

William A. Newcome, Agent 
($3,500). 

Gordon Norquist, Assistant Agent 
($2,300). 

Aloysius O. Horan ($1,680) , 

Seattle: 

Eugene C. Rowley, sr.. Agent 
($3,400). 




Jan. 1, 1929 
July 1, 1928 



PERSONS RETIRED FROM THE DEPARTMENT UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE ACT OF MAY 22, 1920 



Name 



Barry, John... 
Cole, Samuel.. 
Qoss, Mary W 



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June 30,1923 



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Quinlan, Joseph B.. 
Skinner, James S... 
Wheeler, Willard H 



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Feb. 5, 1927 
Mar. 31, 1927 
Mar. 15, 1928 



IX. ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE 

The Secretary of State is charged, under the direction of the President, with the duties appertaining 
to correspondence with the public ministers and the consuls of the United States and with the 
representatives of foreign powers accredited to the United States, and to negotiations of what- 
ever character, relating to the foreign affairs of the United States. He is also the medium of 
correspondence between the President and the chief executives of the several States of the 
United States; he has the custody of the seal of the United States, and countersigns and affixes 
such seal to all treaties. Executive proclamations, to various commissions, and to warrants 
for the extradition of fugitives from justice. He is regarded as the first in rank among the 
members of the Cabinet. He is also the custodian of the treaties made with foreign States, 
and of the laws of the United States. He grants and issues passports, and exequaturs to 
foreign consuls in the United States are issued through his office. He publishes the laws and 
resolutions of Congress, amendments to the Constitution, and proclamations declaring the 
admission of new States into the Union. 

Frank B, Kellogg, Secretary of State 

William H. Beck, Assistant to the Secretary 

Earl R. Mosburg, Private Secretary 

Clerks 
Adeline Abbot John W. Cowan, jr. 

Messengers 
Edward A. Savoy George Scott 

Clayborne Tennille 

James R. Warren, Chauffeur to the Secretary 

OFFICE OF THE UNDERSECRETARY OF STATE 

The Undersecretary of State is the principal assistant of the Secretary of State in the discharge of 
his various functions, aiding in the formulation and execution of the foreign policies of the 
Government, in the reception of representatives of foreign governments, etc. In matters 
which do not require the personal attention of the Secretary of State he acts for the Secretary 
of State, and in the absence of the Secretary of State he becomes the Acting Secretary of State. 
The Undersecretary of State is charged with the general direction of the work of the Depart- 
ment of State and of the Foreign Service. 

J. Reuben Clark, jr., Undersecretary of State 

Anna A. O'Neill, Assistant to the Undersecretary 

Helen W. Cook, Private Secretary 

Inez Johnston, Clerk 
William W. Washington, Messenger 

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22 OEGANIZATIOJSr OF THE DEPARTMENT 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Assistant Secretary charged with the general administration of the Department of State and super- 
vision of matters relating to personnel and management. He has supervision over all matters 
pertaining to consular affairs, passports, and visas. He is fiscal officer and controls all allot- 
ments and expenditures from Congressional appropriations for the Department and its activities. 
He is legislative and budget officer and is charged with the supervision of the preparation ofi 
estimates of appropriations for the Department and its several activities and their presentation 
to Congress. He is Chairman of the Foreign Service Personnel Board and of the Board of 
Examiners for the Foreign Service. 

Wilbur J. Carr, Assistant Secretary of State 

Beulah M. Griffith, Private Secretary 

Robert D. Longyear * 

Rebekah L. de Lashmutt, Clerk 

Arthur J. Smith, Messenger 

Budget Office 

B. Leslie Vipond, in Charge 

Clerks 

Helen F. Doran 

Ella A. Logsdon 



Consular Commercial Office 
Frederick T. F. Dumont,' in Charge 

Assistants 

John G. Erhardt,i in Charge 
James J. Murphy, jr. ' Clinton E. MacEachran Charles D. Westcott * 

Economic Analysts 
Aloysius Wenger Raymond E. Murphy 

Ser^ior Readers 
Helen L. Daniel Elsie B. Cheever 

Junior Readers 
Ann E. Mullen Charlotte Bradshaw 

Clerks 
James L. Duncan Myrtle F. Athey Winne B. Oswald 

Joseph P. Burg Susanna Hemry John P. McDermott 

Viola T. Snyder Margaret C. Sunderland John L. Hill 

Edward J. Tobin, Messenger John D. Sturgeon, Laborer 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Assistant Secretary charged with all matters pertaining to political, economic, and commercial 
policies having to do with Europe and the Near East, and such other duties as may be assigned 
to him by the Secretary of State. He is a member of the Foreign Service Personnel Board. 
William R. Castle, ju., Assistant Secretary of State 
Louis E. Mundy, Private Secretary 
Mary Agnes Breen, Clerk 
Charles A. Reeder, Messenger 

« Foreign Service officer. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 23 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Assistant Secretary charged with all matters pertaining to political, economic, and commercial 
policies having to do with Latin America, and such other duties as may be assigned to him by 
the Secretary of State. He is also Chairman of the Inter-Departmental Committee on 
Aviation. 

Francis White, Assistant Secretary of State 
Eunice A. Lincoln, Private Secretary 

Anna Belle Newcomb, Clerk 
Thomas Sayers, Messenger 

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE 

Assistant Secretary charged with all matters pertaining to political, economic, and commercial 
policies having to do with the Far East, and such other duties as may be assigned to him by the 
Secretary of State. 

Nelson T. Johnson, Assistant Secretary of State 
George A. Morlock, Private Secretary 

Marion Arnold, Clerk 
Colbert S. Syphax, Messenger 



OFFICE OF THE SOLICITOR 

Drafts and interprets treaties, conventions, protocols, and other international agreements; deals 
with questions of municipal, foreign, and international law, and handles diplomatic claims 
of American citizens against foreign governments; claims of foreigners against the Govern- 
ment of the United States; questions of personal and private rights of aliens in the United 
States and of American citizens in foreign countries, such as acquisition, inheritance, and 
transfer of property; arrest, detention, fines, imprisonment, personal injury, acts of insurgents, 
taxation, breach or annulment of concessions or other contracts; failure to pay interest or 
principal on Government obligations, sequestration or confiscation of property; complaints 
regarding action of executive, legislative, judicial, or military authorities; questions concern- 
ing the rights and privileges of American diplomatic and consular oflBcers abroad and of foreign 
diplomatic and consular officers in the United States, and concerning the rights and immunities 
of sovereigns and public property; questions relating to the jurisdiction over and control of 
public or private vessels; questions relating to citizenship, naturalization, expatriation, extra- 
dition, and extraterritoriality; questions relating to the acts and rights of belligerents, neutrals, 
and insurgents on land or sea; and a large number of miscellaneous legal questions not included 
in the above classification. 

Green H. Hackworth, Solicitor 
James Alan Nash, Administrative Assistant 

Assistants to the Solicitor 

Jacob A. Metzger Anna A. O'Neill ^ Raymtjnd T. Yingling 

Joseph R. Baker Frank X. Ward Ethel L. Lawrence 

Ralph W. S. Hill Francis Colt de Wolf Jack B. Tate 

Richard W. FLOtrRNOY, jr. Francis M. Anderson James Oliver Murdock 

William R. Yallance John K. M. Ewing Frederic A. Fisher 

Herbert B. Collins Frederick M. Diven Walter E. Pelton 
Joseph B. Matre 

' On detail as assistant to the Undersecretary of State. 



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OKGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



Mary A. Duffy 



Louis S. Myers 



Clerks 

Florence G. Sweet 

Messengers 



Lena J. Ramsay 
Robert C. Davis 



OFFICE OF THE CHIEF CLERK AND ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT 

General supervision of the clerks and other employees of the Department and of routine depart- 
mental matters; purchase of supplies; custody of the property of the Department; supervision 
and assignment of oflSce rooms and space; issuance of passes, when required, to persons entitled 
to enter the building; authentication of applications for automobile licenses of foreign diplo- 
matic officers residing in Washington; correspondence on departmental matters; leaves of 
absence and sick leave; preparation and custody of efficiency records of the Department. 
The chief clerk signs authentications and such other papers as the Secretary of State may 
direct. The appointment section of his office receives and has custody of applications for 
appointment in the departmental service and of the indorsements of applicants; has charge of 
correspondence relating thereto; preparation of nominations to the Senate of Foreign Service 
officers and other officers commissioned by the Department of State whose appointments are 
subject to confirmation by the Senate; issuance of commissions, exequaturs, and warrants of 
extradition; bonding of Foreign Service officers and other officers accountable to the Depart- 
ment for moneys received or expended; assists in the civil service and departmental personnel 
matters; oaths of office; has custody of the seal of the United States. 

E. J. Aters, Chief Clerk and Administrative Assistant 
Percy F. Allen, Assistant to the Chief Clerk and Chief of Appointment Section 



Margaret R. Shedd 
Alvin G. Estes 
Forrest D. Van Valin 



Nicholas Anthony 
Robert W. Brown 



Clerks 
Grace E. Alexander 
Laura R. Tenner 
Charles F. Funkhouser 

Warren McBeth, Messenger 

Laborers 

Milton Baker 
Samuel Small 



Frances J. Frankenhoff 
Louise White 



James Hill 
Stephen Payne 



Will F. Dunker 



Appointment Section 

Percy F. Allen, Chief 
Stephen H. Quigley, Assistant 

Clerks 

Sudye M. Pfau 

Alfred L. Jackson, Messenger 



Lucy V. Kerr 



ORGANIZATION" OF THE DEPARTMENT 



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Margaret F. Conover 
Lillie B. Dowrick 
Eoline Howze 
Pearl L. DeMaret 
Viola H. Ratcliff 
Dorothy M. Forrant 
Helen M. Elder 
Marie E. Johnson 
Mary E. Anderson 
Mary Sprigman 
Marguerite R. Roddy 
Gertrude L. Halpin 



Stenographic Section 

Edward B. Russ, in Charge 

Catherine B. Stewart 
Vera G. Nierling 
Elizabeth B. Gibson 
Helen Warren 
Anne Rakestraw 
Mildred E. Besore 
Dorothy Tuggle 
Vernita Bronson 
Marion E. Carter 
Mary Z. Lloyd 
Mary L. Meyer 
Mary Louise Waugh 



Mildred P. Soter 
Virginia W. Collins 
Merlene Everett 
Auriel C. Friedrich 
Alice E. Dominey 
Edna M. Frank 
Margaret A. Miller 
Mary E. Stevens 
Hurfey S. Fisk 
Bernardine K. Rasmussen 
Grace M. Horn 
F. Pearl Bvrne 



Walter Scott, Lithographer 

Gertrude C. Heeter, Photostat operator 

Cressy L. Kegg, Photostat operator 

Edward Wells, Messenger 



Anna V. Burroughs, Multigraph operator 
C. Eloise Bourke, Helper 



John L. Hayes ' 

Albert W. J. Grotjohan 



Robert Warren 
William H. Hester 



Mail Room 

J. Brent Clarke, Chief 

Clerks 

Ralph W. Pryor 
William H. Welch 

Chauffeurs 

John N. Boasman 
William J. Kelly 



Robert E. Stromberg 
James H. Martin 



James T. Johnson 



Stationery Room 

Maitland S. Wright, in Charge 

Clerks 

John E. Richardson John R. Kennedy 

WiUiam R. Hoffman, Typewriter Repairman 

James S. Swann, Packer John L. Butler, Messenger Walter B. Edmonds, Laborer 



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ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



FOREIGN SERVICE PERSONNEL BOARD 

The Office of the Executive Committee of the Board is charged with the preparation of efficiency 
records of Foreign Service officers; submission to the Secretary of State of names of Foreign 
Service officers recommended for advancement in the service, for designation as counselors 
of embassy or legation, and for promotion to the grade of minister; recommendations to the 
Secretary of State regarding the assignment of Foreign Service officers to posts and their 
transfer from one branch of the service to the other according to the needs of the service, 
recommendations to the Secretary of State regarding separations from the service. The office 
of the executive committee is also charged with the receipt and custody of all applications for 
appointment in the Foreign Service and with the arrangement for examinations for entrance 
to the Foreign Service and correspondence relating thereto. It prints and distributes blank 
forms of application for appointment in the Foreign Service and pamphlets regarding require- 
ments for entrance therein. 



Wilbur J. Carr, Chairman 
William R. Castle, jr. 



EMBERS OF THE BoARD 

Nelson T. Johnson 
Edward J. Norton ^ 



Executive Committee of the Board 
Edward J. Norton,' Chairman G. Rowland Shaw i 



G. Rowland Shaw ' 
James B. Stewart i 



James B. Stewart ' 



Edna E. Johnston 
Myron S. Garland 



Office of the Executive Committee 

Worthington E. Stewart, Chief 

Edgar A. Shreve, Assistant Chief 

Horace Lee Washington ' 

Miles M. Shand 

Clerks 

Mildred V. Deike 
Cornelia B. Bassel 

Lloyd Sharps, Messenger 



Helen J. O'Learv 



DIVISION OF FAR EASTERN AFFAIRS 

General supervision, under the secretaries, of relations, diplomatic and consular, political and 
economic, with China and leased territories, Japan, Siam, the Far Eastern possessions of 
European nations (in conjunction with the Division of Western European Affairs), and Siberia 
(in conjunction with the Division of Eastern European Affairs). Has charge of such matters 
pertaining to the control of the traffic in narcotic drugs as concern the Department of State 

Stanley K. Hornbeck, Chief 
Willys R. Peck,i Assistant Chief 

John K. Caldwell ' Joseph W. Ballantine i Paul R. Josselyn ' 

Maxwell M. Hamilton i 



Ethel G. Christenson 



Clerks 

Grace M. Millard 
Marie Puhr 
Thomas J. Delaney, Messenger 



Elizabeth L. Smith 



• Foreign Service ofiBcer. 



ORGANIZATION" OF THE DEPARTMENT 



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DIVISION OF LATIN-AMERICAN AFFAIRS 

General supervision, under the secretaries, of relations, diplomatic and consular, political and 
economic, with Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican 
Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panamd, Paraguay, 
Peril, Uruguay, and Venezuela. 

Stokeley W. Morgan,' 2 Chief 
' Benjamin Thaw, jr.," Assistant Chief 

WiLLARD L. Beaulac " ^ J. Whitla Stinson 



Walter C. Thurston 1 



Joseph F. McGurk 1 



Nina G. Romeyn 
Edith M. Grav 



William R. Manning 
Clerks 

Ruth E. Mclatire 
Luella Ollis 
Victor E. Jones, Messenger 



WiNTHROP R. Scott ' 



Grace N. Carlisle 



DIVISION OF WESTERN EUROPEAN AFFAIRS 

Jeneral supervision, under the secretaries, of relations, diplomatic and concjular, political and 
economic, with Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, 
Great Britain (including Northern Ireland, British Dominions beyond the Seas, India), 
Hungary, Irish Free State, Italy, Liberia, Morocco, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, 
Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and international organizations in Europe. European possessions 
in the Far East in conjunction with the Division of Far Eastern Affairs. 

J. Theodore Marriner,' Chief 
Prentiss B. Gilbert, Assistant Chief 

Pierre de L. Boal 1 James P. Moffitt 1 Hugh D. Auchincloss 

Frederic D. K. LeClercq " John Dewey Hickerson ' Franklin B. Frost 1 

Benjamin Reath Riggs " Henry Carter Noel H. Field 1 

John F. Carter, jr. 



Eileen McKenny 
Clara L. Borjes 
Georgia M. Palcho 



Clerks 

Albina L. Parkins 

Albena M. Wilcox 

Nettie N. Bagby 

James O. Holmes, Messenger 



Vivian M. Ashenden 
Marcia Eberlein 



DIVISION OF NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS 

eneral supervision, under the secretaries, of relations, diplomatic and consular, political and 
economic, with Afghanistan, Albania, Arabia, Bulgaria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Greece, Iraq, 
Palestine, Persia, Rumania, Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats and Slovenes, Syria and the 
Lebanon, Trans-Jordan, and Turkey. 

G. HowLAND Shaw,i Chief 

Wallace S. Murray/ Assistant Chief 

Paul H. Alling 1 Maynard B. Barnes " Knute E. Carlson 

> Foreign Service officer. 

2 Assigned as Counselor of Embassy at Mexico City Nov. 5, 1928, to proceed to post after Feb. 1, 1929. 

> Assigned as Second Secretary at Managua Dec. 10, 192S, to proceed to post after Feb. 1, 1929. 

30722—29 3 



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Emilv T. Chase 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 

Clerks 

Mary N. Birch 

Gladys Chalfant 

John N. Savage, Messenger 



LiUie V. Dickson 



DIVISION OF MEXICAN AFFAIRS 

General supervision, under the secretaries, of relations, diplomatic and consular, political and ecc 
nomic, with Mexico. 

Arthur Bliss Lane,' Chief 
Richard C. Tanis, Assistant Chief 

Clerks 
L. Adelaide Watson William J. Kavanagh Ruth C. Mason 

Myrtle M. Waters 
Howard H. Early, Messenger 



DIVISION OF EASTERN EUROPEAN AFFAIRS 

General supervision, under the secretaries, of matters pertaining to Russia (including Siberia), and o 
relations, diplomatic and consular, political and economic, with Estonia, Finland, Latvia 
Lithuania, and Poland. 

Robert F. Kelley, Chief 
Earl L. Packer, ' Assista^it Chief 
Orsen N. Nielsen ' Marvin W. Will 

Clerks 



Jane B. Bassett 



Elizabeth B. Smith 
Mary Crusch 
Isaac Edwards, Messenger 



Harriet V. Cooke 



OFFICE OF THE ECONOMIC ADVISER 

Gives advice and recommendations to the Department on questions of general economic policy; 
unifies and coordinates economic matters within the Department; establishes and maintains 
liaison with the various economic bureaus in other departments; handles economic cases which 
have no regional character or which overlap geographical divisions; drafts correspondence on 
matters falling within the following special fields: Natural resources, finance, foreign com- 
mercial policy, commercial treaties and tariffs, transportation and communications. 

Arthur N. Young, Economic Adviser 
Frederick Livesey, Assistant Economic^ Adviser 

Assistants 



Harry C. Hawkins 



Marianna Davis 



Clerks 

Mildred V. Dryer 

Clarence Compton, Messenger 



PaulVT.|.Culbertson 



Mary L. Darley 



> Foreign Service officer. 



OEGAKIZATION OF THE DEPAETMENT 



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PASSPORT DIVISION 

xamination and adjudication of applications for passports and for registration in consulates of the 
United States as American citizens; issuance of passports; issuance of instructions on passport 
matters to the executives of the several insular possessions; supervision over the Department's 
passport agencies in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, New Orleans, Boston, and Seattle; 
direction of clerks of courts who take passport applications; correspondence regarding citizen- 
ship, passports, registration, and right to protection while abroad; issuance of letters of 
introduction. 

Ruth B. Shipley, Chief 

John J. Scanlan, Technical Adviser and Assistant Chief 

F. Virginia Alexander, Assistant Chief 

Donald F. Bigelow ^ 



George T. Heckert, Administrative Assistant 

Clerks 

Edith DeCell Ralph J. Blake 



Ethel Myers 



Correspondence Reviewing Section 

F. Virginia Alexander, Supervisor 

Reviewers 

Julia F. Simpson 



Nellie Vass Myers 



Research Section 
Thomas F. Farrell, Research Clerk Margaret J. Joy, Stenographer 



Willis H. Young 



Bertha S. Rodrick 
Clarence E. Sisler 
Alice M. Covel 



Correspondence Section 

Eugene C. Rowley, jr., Supervisor 

Law Clerks 

Ashley J. Nicholas 

Correspondence Clerks 

Scale R. Giles 
Elizabeth C. Roach 
John J. Brauner 



Examining Section 

Walter P. Hibbs, Supervisor 

Examiners 

Albert B. Havenner Louis G. Owens 

Gladys E. Merriman Paul Tomasello 

Jennie Cook Bopp Ruby F. Reid 

Vivian R. Craley Thomas B. Reid 

Orlando F. Smith, Agent in Charge of Applications 



Robert V. Haig 



Jennie V. Wright 
Consuelo A. Stone 
Ada J. Hampton 



Belle J. Abrams 
Grace C. Clairmont 
William G. James 
Bernice L. Waterman 



Foreign Service officer. 



30 ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 

Cashier's Office 

Charles P. Roach, jr., Cashier 

Clerks 

Clifford O. Barker Myrtle E. Robinette Clarence T. Smiih 

Gladys C. Ahrens 



Information and Record Section 

Elizabeth H. Phillips, Supervisor 
Hattie V. Young, Assistant 

Clerks 

Mary L. Powers Ernestine M. Walker Elsie M. Carey 

Lloyd L. Gibson 



Transcribing Section 

Helen M. Murray, Supervisor 

Transcribers 
Evelyn P. O'Neil Alma A. Carroll 

Hazel H. Roberts Ruth G. Knox 



Passport Writing Section 

Maud Kennedy, Supervisor 

Clerks 

Myra A. Murdock Mary J. Loar Edna M. Lindsay 



Passport Mailing Section 

John E. Mayo, Supervisor 

Walter E. Early, Clerk 



Subject File 

Frances N. Dismon, in Charge 

Messengers 

Edgar Thomas George A. Thomas 

Edward Fauntroy Frederick A. Dodson 



Passport Agency, Boston 
(Customhouse) 

Harry H. Bolds, Passport Agent 

Stoughton J. Richmond, Assistant Passport Agent 



Passport Agency, Chicago 
(Transportation Building, 608 South Dearborn Street) 
Robert A. Proctor, Passport Agent 
John L. Barton, Assistant Passport Agent 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPAETMENT 

Passport Agency, New Orleans 

(357 Post Office Building) 
Somerset A. Owen, Passport Agent 



31 



Philip H. Ahrens 
Henry W. Lindgren 
Elma V. Waldron 



Theresa L. Quigley 



Passport Agency, New York 
(Subtreasury Building) 
Ira F. Hoyt, Passport Agent 
James J. Hughes, Assistant Passport Agent 

Clerks 

William F. Marshall 
Charles L. Pierce 
Eva S. Barnhart 
Messengers 



Matthew C. Earle 
Mary J. Staab 



Eugene Straight 



Passport Agency, San Francisco 

(Customhouse) 

William A. Newcome, Passport Agent 
Gordon Norquist, Assistant Passport Agent 

Aloysius O. Horan, Clerk 



Passport Agency, Seattle 

(1008 White Building) 

Eugene C. Rowley, sr., Passport Agejit 



OFFICE OF THE HISTORICAL ADVISER 

lives advice and makes recommendations with reference to historical and geographical subjects; 
is responsible for the policy of the Department with reference to the publication of official 
documents; passes upon applications of scholars for permission to search the archives; has 
supervision over the Library, the Archives Section, the Geographical Section, and all work of 
the former Division of Publications, including the selection of documents for and the editing 
of the Foreign Relations of the United States and the Treaties and Agreements of the United 
States; editing of the Statutes at Large, Executive orders and proclamations, the Register, the 
Foreign Service List, the Documentation Series, and other publications of the Department; 
compiles the session laws; has custody of original laws, treaties. Executive orders and proc- 
lamations, etc.; drafts correspondence relating to the ascertainment of presidential electors 
and constitutional amendments; has charge of the funds of the Department for printing and 
binding and for books and maps; distributes publications. 

Tyler Dennett, Historical Adviser 

S. W. BoGGS, Geographer and Assistant Chief 



32 



Louis E. Gates 
William L. Cundiff 
Irene B. Frei 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 

Clerks 

Edith Miller 
Hanna M. Hanson 
Mary J. Holland 

Messengers 

Paul A. Simnaons 



Dorothy Somerville 
George Rose, 3d 



Augustus Lee 



Research 
Joseph V. Fuller, Special Assistant 
Research Assistants 
George H. Schultze Carlton Savage 



Laws 
Henry L. Bryan, Editor of the Laws 
Assistants 
Joseph A. Fennell Charles H. Miller 



Inez J. Gardner 
J. Myrtle D'Arcy 
M. Augusta Clarke 



Amy C. Holland 



Amelia B. Deans 
Grace B. Carnes 
Frederick A. Kendall 



Publications 

Alice M. Ball, Editor of Publications 

Editorial Assistants 

Matilda F. Axton 
Edith F. Stiles 
Mary P. Ogg 



Eleanor H. Murray 
Virginia Burbank 
Moody Hull 



Archives 

Natalia Summers, Archivist 

Assistants 

Dorothy G. Mason 



Arthur E. Beach 



Library 

Martha L. Gericke, Librarian 

Yale O. Millington, Assistant Librarian 

Accessions 

Catalogue 
Lulu E. Conner 

Reference 

Bianca M. Federico 
Margaret Hall 



Nona L. Doherty 



Florence K. Ferner 



Irving L. Thomson 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 33 

Library Assistants 

Myra J. DeBerry Miriam T. Rooney Gladys I. Thomas 

Mary S. McAllister Marion V. Voigt 

Thomas J. Fleming, Library Aid 
Reginald O. Jackson, Messenger Julius Lee, Laborer 



Geographic Section 

S. W. BoGGS, Geographer 

Assistants 

Sophia A. Saucerman Rosa V. Sands 

DIVISION OF CURRENT INFORMATION 

reparation of news items for the press; receiving and replying to inquiries from newspaper corre- 
spondents; preparation and distribution to officials of the Department of daily press summaries 
and special articles; furnishing them with press bulletins, copies of texts, and general informa- 
tion bearing upon foreign relations. 

Michael J. McDermott, Chief 
Robert M. Scotten,i Assistant Chief 

Clerks 
Alice McGavack Robert S. Ward 

Alyre J. Gallant Catherine P. Flavin 

Ulysses Prince, jr.. Messenger 

DIVISION OF FOREIGN SERVICE ADMINISTRATION 

eneral administration of the Foreign Service, including matters of appropriations and expenditures, 
rentals, equipment and supplies, organizations, instruction of diplomatic and consular officers, 
etc. Correspondence relating to the foregoing and to customs courtesies and free entry, letters 
rogatory, decoration of American citizens by foreign governments, international exchange of 
publications, diplomatic pouch service between the United States and foreign countries, and 
the designation of commercial, military, and naval attaches; whereabouts and weKare of 
Americans abroad, shipping and seamen, settlement of estates of deceased Americans in foreign 
countries, consular protection of American interests and, other than commerce, the general 
work of consular offices, such as immigration, quarantine, notarial acts, protection of the 
customs revenues, etc. 

Herbert C. Hengstler, Chief 
Harry A. Havens, Assistant Chief 
Adele E. Dix, Secretary to the Chief 



Fletcher Warren, i Chief Clerk of Division 

Clerks 
Mary E. Snyder Ancel N. Taylor 



'Foreign Service officer. 



34 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPAETMENT 



Administration Section 

Harry A. Havens, in Charge 

Harvey B. Otterman, Assistant in Charge 

Robert D. Murphy * Andrew J. McConnico ^ Rollin R. Winslow ' 



Laurence C. Frank 
Edgar P. Allen 
Maud M. Crane 
Tuley W. Nelson 
Francis E. Flaherty 
Fred G. Heins 



Clerks 

Otto O. Olsson 
George G. Riddiford 
Frances C. Flaherty 
Bartley P, Gordon 
Alice H. Britton 
Mary L. Moore 



William F. Kelly 
Fred E. Hailer 
Howard E. Sangston 
Louise I. Baxley 
Audrey A. Bowie 



Albert V. Caflfee 



Shipping Section 

Charles Bridgham Hosmer,' in Charge 

Harry J. Anslinger ^ 

Clerks 

Effa H. Durham 



Maynard B. Lundgren 



Notarials Section 
Glenn A. Smith, in Charge 



Documentation Section 

Marshall M. Vance, ^ in Charge 

Clerks 
Hugh L. Sturgis 



Blanche S. Harlow. 



Paul W. Eaton 



Miscellaneous Section 

Frances M. Marsh, in Charge 

Clerks 

Effie K. Turner 
Leonice K. Bechtold 



Virginia M. Ellis 



Welfare Section 

Madge M. Blessing, in Charge 
Janet M, Harter 



Messengers 



Richard H. Hawkins 



William H. Dorsey 



• Foreign Service officer. 



ORGANIZATION" OF THE DEPARTMENT 35 

DIVISION OF INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES AND PROTOCOL 

Charged with arrangements for international conferences, congresses, and conventions in Washing- 
ton and abroad, including appointment of delegates, preparation of expenditure estimates, 
and allotment of funds appropriated therefor; with the clearance of expenditures for inter- 
national obligations; with the drafting of correspondence concerning agrements to appoint- 
ments of American ambassadors and ministers abroad and of foreign ambassadors and ministers 
to the United States, concerning appointments of members of international treaty commissions, 
committees, bureaus, offices, etc., concerning recognition of foreign consular officers in the 
United States, and concerning medals and decorations conferred by foreign governments upon 
military, naval, or civilian officers of the United States (exercising custody thereof prior to 
Congressional authorization) ; with matters involving immunities and rights of representatives 
of foreign governments in the United States; with the preparation of the Diplomatic List 
and list of employees of embassies and legations; with all matters of ceremonial, involving 
the presentation of ambassadors and ministers at the White House, the entertainment of dis- 
tinguished visitors and their presentation to the President, visits of foreign naval vessels, 
foreign aircraft, and foreign military organizations. White House functions, and functions 
held under the auspices of the Government of the United States. 

James Clement Dunn,- Chief 
Charles Lee Cooke, Ceremonial Officer Myron A. Hofer,i Administrative Officer 

Walter T. Prendergast i 

Clerks 

Margaret V. Bennett Grace L. Wilson 

Alice M. Blandford Mary E. Walsh 

James L. Washington, Messenger 

TREATY DIVISION 

Drafts treaties and other international agreements and correspondence pertaining to the negotia- 
tion, construction, and termination of treaties. The division is also charged with maintaining 
a set of treaties and other international agreements in force to which the United States is a 
party, and likewise those to which it is not a party, together with the pertinent laws, procla- 
mations, Executive orders, and resolutions; maintaining lists of treaties and other international 
agreements between the United States and foreign governments which are in process of nego- 
tiation or ratification; collecting and keeping available information regarding the application, 
interpretation, and status of treaties; analyzing treaties by subject, and assembling, comparing, 
and studying the provisions on the same subject in different treaties; examining the texts of 
treaties, conventions, or international agreements to which the United States is a party, with 
a view to recommending such action as may be required to obtain the fulfilment by the other 
party of its duties and obligations and to effect the performance of the duties and obligations 
of the United States by legislative or administrative acts; maintaining lists of treaties, con- 
ventions, or international agreements expiring or subject to extension with a view to considering 
the renewal or extension thereof; and with performing such other duties as may be assigned 
by the Secretary of State. 

Charles M. Barnes, Chief 
Wallace McClure, Assistant Chief 

' Foreign Service officer. 
30722—29 4 



36 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



Assistants 



Sydney Y. Smith 
Stephen Latchpord 



John A. Tonner 
Thomas Griffin, jr. 



Clerks 

Eldora C. Lawson 
Margaret Mylir 

Burnett Booker, Messenger 



Vinton Chapin i 
Joseph T. Keating 



Beatrice L. Comeau 



BUREAU OF INDEXES AND ARCHIVES 

Recording and indexing the correspondence of the Department; custody of the archives; telegrapl: 
telephone, and cipher communications. 

David A. Salmon, Chief 

Assistant Chiefs 

Roger S. Drissel Harvey E. Fenstermacher 

Alice R. Lucas, Administrative Assistant 



Telegraph Section 

J. Hubbard Bean, Chief 
Henry P. Dugan, Assistant 



Wilbur W. Underwood 
John F. Doyle 
Dorothy K. Butler 
Edward E. Driscoll 



Record Sections 

Joseph W. McMahon, Supervisor 

Chiefs 

Charles Siegel 
David Crenshaw 
Minnie D. Middleton 
Dorothy U. Galt 
Frank E. Duvall 



Mary A. Sadler 
Ruth D. Wailes 
De Lyle Davis 
Katherine Neale 



Publication Section 
Bertha E. Pierce, in Charge 



League of Nations Section 
Anna R. Theaker, in Charge 



War Trade Board Section 
MiLFORD A. Shipley, in Charge 



Foreign Service officer. 



OEGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



37 



I 



Claj'ton S. Becker 
Addie J. McCarthy 
James A. O'Keefe 
Winfield S. Byars 
Rose P. Fuller 
William V. Madden 
Joseph D. Steele 
Maurice W. Lacey 
William A. Poole 
John B. Wells 
John S. Whitt 
Harry C. Miller 
Walter H. Anderson 
Mary A. Fuerst 
Marjorie D. Glennan 
Lucy E. Burnell 
Samuel S. Ford 
Leo J. Vincelette 
Linwood H. Perkins 
Kathryn H. Conrad 
Florence P. Graves 
Ira P. Meyer 
Marie Ackerman 
Erwin P. Hair 
M. Rosalie Jarboe 
Percy O. Tillett 
Ella Ruth Rinker 
Kirby L. Prince 
Olive F. Hardisty 
Nina B. McCuen 
Sarah B. McLean 
Florence L. Welch 



Clerks 

Loretta E. Fitzgerald 
Laura M. Miles 
Blanche Bowers 
Daniel Henry Tilton 
Berry R. Thompson 
William W. Cummans 
Margaret I. Gates 
Delia Tumulty 
Frances B. Paxson 
Vallie Whittington 
Daniel J. Durning 
Leo B. Hurney 
Glenn M. Gillette 
Florence M. Clayton 
Meigs E. Newkirk 
Elizabeth S. Doane 
Frances L. Jarboe 
Lillian F. Phillips 
Dorothy Jackson 
Anna C. Ebbeson 
Russell Atterberry 
Wendell H. Bain 
George C. Windle 
Frank Place 
Rhoda A. Mathews 
Charles D. Dye 
Otis E. Nixon 
Nannie W. Berrey 
Nellie Bresnahan 
Frances C. Gibson 
Ira James Noe 
Elwyn J. Matre 



Esther C. Gooch 
Ricardo M. Purvis 
Mildred M. Smith 
Frank G. Harrison 
Maude Myers 
L. Johnson Ratcliflfe 
Frederic M. Haines 
Robert B. Considine 
James H. Raymond 
Dora M. I hie 
Paul E. Goldsberry • 
Louis B. Mazzeo 
Isham W. Perkins 
Francis T. Fagan 
A. Mildred Anderson 
Wilbur E. Nicholls 
Thomas F. Valenza 
Monroe W. Blake 
Burton R. Kirby 
Edmund Becker 
Katherine V. Renois 
Mary M. Echols 
Philip F. Cherp 
Fred E. Waller 
Delmar E. Webb 
Richard A. Hill 
Richard E. Adlof, jr. 
Earl M. Bullock 
Rose B. Gault 
Kathryn M. Davis 
Willis E. Nowell 



Telephone Operators 

Catherine E. Hannan, Chief Operator 
Louisa Pastorini 
Caroline Dickey 



Irving Jackson 
Edward T. Simmons 
James W. Hardy 
Ralph C. Walker 



Messengers 

Roswell N. Pinckney 
William L. Lewis 
Percy H. Evans 
Carothers H. Smith 

Laborers 



Marie S. Clarke 
Elizabeth C. Miller 
Emma L. Baker 



Charles L. Johnson 
T.hompkins G. Ricks 
Ernest Snowden 



William W. Hawley 



Rufus R. Burnett 



38 ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 

BUREAU OF ACCOUNTS i 

Charged with the keeping of all accounts of the Department; of the Foreign Service; the adniinis-' 
trative examination of all accounts; the approval of all accounts for transmission to the 
Comptroller General of the United States, together with the preparation of correspondence in 
relation thereto; the making of all financial reports and statements for the administrative 
officers of the Department; has general administrative supervision of all disbursing officers 
under the Department of State. 

William McNeir, Chief of Bureau 

Harry R. Young, Assistant Chief 

George B. Stambaugh, Chief, Audit Section 

Arthur H. Brasse, Chief, Fiscal Control Section 

Clerks 

Aura I. Middlekauff Lillian H. Middleton Louis L. Widmer 

Frances R. Hough Emily S. Morrison Ruth Harvey 

Fred R. Young Sophie Caplan Frances R. Vaughan 

Victor H. Loftus Francis M. Killarney E. Dallas Talbert 

Lloyd C. Mitchell Agnes H. Beckert Kathrj-n J. Wilson 

Florence E. Frisby Kathryn R. Potteiger 

George H, Morris, Messenger 



TRANSLATING BUREAU 

Translation of communications in foreign languages referred by the White House; diplomatic notes- 
and annexed documents; laws, treaty texts, proceedings at international conferences. Such 
other services as the bureau may be in a position to render in connection with international 
conferences. Translation or final review of translations of arguments and documents sub- 
mitted in international conferences. Translation or summarizing of letters and documents 
from foreign countries on departmental business such as claims and visa and passport cases. 
The critical examination of drafts of foreign texts of bilingual or multilingual treaties to which 
the United States is a party in order to insure the closest possible adjustment to each other of 
the foreign and English text. 

Emerson B. Christie, Chief 

W. Stanley Hollis ' 

Translators 

Burton H. Lamore Edna K. Hoyt 

John S. Martin, jr. Alice Van A. Alexander 

Margaret L. Swanson, Clerk 



VISA OFFICE 

Charged, with matters connected with the administration of the immigration laws in so far as they 
concern the Department of State and its officers abroad. 

MoNNETT B. Davis,^ Chief 

John Farr Simmons,' Assistant Chief 

Anderson Dana Hodgdon ' Francis P. Dormady Eliot B. Coulter 

' Foreign Service officer. 



ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 



39 



Hugh S. Gumming, jr. 
Marjorie Moss 
Herbert B. Monroe 
Frances I. Smith 
Dorothy F. Leaf 
EHzabeth Hecht 



Clerks 

Robert C. Alexander 
Gladj's F. Kaiser 
Elsie M. Schneider 
Elisabeth L. Buskie 
Inez A. Ayers 
Ravma Oliver 



Messengers 



Augusta C. M. Eichholz 
Myra L. Goodwin 
Alma E. Day 
Georgina Pawl 
Goldie R. Beck 
Eire A. Mooney 



William D. Evans 



William G. Williams 



OFFICE OF COORDINATION AND REVIEW 

eviews all outgoing diplomatic, consular, and other correspondence. Coordinates the correspond- 
ence of the several bureaus of the Department for consideration and initialing when necessary. 
Dispatches the mail and certifies copies thereof for the records. Maintains a current ready- 
reference file and an index of diplomatic precedents. Advises the bureaus of the Department 
of changes in forms of address or changes in the accepted style of correspondence. 

Margaret M. Hanna, Chief 
Blanche V. Rule, Assistant Chief 



Sadie D. Moore 
Mary G. Lackey 
Eleanor B. Foltz 



Clerks 

Sallie F. Ross 
George W. Matheny 

Leland S. West, Messenger 



Barbara Campbell 
Ruth Patee Griffin 



FOREIGN SERVICE BUILDINGS OFFICE 



as general supervision of matters relating to the housing of diplomatic and consular establish- 
ments abroad and the protection and maintenance of properties owned or to be acquired by the 
United States for such purpose. The office has charge of programs of expenditures, with the 
approval of the budget officer of the Department, for the acquisition, construction, alteration, 
or furnishing of such properties. 



Sidney A. Skinner 



Keith Merrill,^ Chief 

Clerks 

Dorothy D. Morrison 



Elvia A. ]\Iever 



Foreign Service officer. 



40 ORGANIZATIOlSr OF THE DEPARTMENT 

DISBURSING OFFICE 

The Disbursing Officer is charged with the receipt of all funds and the payment of all accounts of 
the Department, together with the preparation of correspondence relating thereto. 

W. Ford Cramer, Disbursing Officer 

William McG. Harlow, Assistant Disbursing Officer 

Clerks 
Franklin A. Holmes Kathryn G. Bramwell 

BOARD OF REVIEW FOR EFFICIENCY RATINGS 

Nelson T. Johnson, Chairman 
E. J. Ayers Tyler Dennett Anna A. O'Neill 

Margaret R. Shedd, Secretary 



X. FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 

[Consular agencies indicated by an asterisk] 



Post 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



ALBANIA 



ARGENTINA 



uenos Aires. 



osario. 



AUSTRIA 



ienns. 



Charles C. Hart, envoy extraordinary and minister 
plenipotentiary. 

Royal R. Jordan, third secretary ' 

Gardner Richardson, commercial attache. 

Royal R. Jordan, vice consul 



Robert Woods Bliss, ambassador extraordinary 
and plenipotentiary. 

John Campbell White, counselor of embassy 

Orme Wilson, Jr., second secretary 

John N. Hamlin, third secretary 

Capt. Edmond C. Fleming, military attache 

Capt. Clarence L. Arnold, naval attach^ 

Alexander V. Dye, commercial attacbS 

James G. Burke, asst. com'l attach^ 



George S. Messersmith, consul general. 

Dana C. Sycks, consul 

Lloyd D. Yates, vice consul 

S. Walter Washington, vice consul 

Roger Sumner, vice consul 

Cecil Wayne Gray, vice consul 

Carlos J. Warner, vice consul 

Raymond E. Ahearn, vice consul 

Sydney H. Banash, vice consul 

Robert Harnden, consul 

Thomas B. Van Home, vice consul 

H. Claremont Moses, vice consul 



Albert Henry Washburn, envoy extraordinary 
and minister plenipotentiary. 

Elbridge Gerry Greene, first secretary 

Joseph Flack, second secretary — 

MaJ. William W. Hicks, military attache 

H. Lawrence Groves, commercial attache 

MaJ. George E. A. Reinburg, asst. mil. att. for air. 
John A. Embry, asst. com'l attache - 



John P. Hurley, consul 

Richard B. Haven, consul 

C. Warwick Perkins, Jr., vice consul... 
Thomas R. Flack, vice consul 



Dist. Columbia. 



Massachusetts.. 
Dept. Commerce 



Massachusetts.. 



New York. 



Maryland 

New York 

Oregon 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 
Dept. Commerce 



Delaware 

Ohio 

Dist. Columbia. 
West Virginia... 
Massachusetts- . 

Tennessee 

Ohio --.. 

Tennessee 

Massachusetts.. 

California 

Ohio 

South Carolina., 



Massachusetts. . 

Massachusetts. - 

Pennsylvania 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



May 27,1925 

June 19, 1928 
Apr. 30,1927 

June 19,1928 



Feb. 17,1927 

June 11,1928 

Aug. 15, 1926 

Apr. 16,1928 

Oct. 4, 1928 

May 24,1927 

Aug. 30,1926 

June 28, 1928 



June 

Jan. 

May 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Oct. 

Nov. 

Jan. 

Sept. 

Jan. 

Oct. 

Oct 



7,1928 
22, 1926 

25. 1926 

26. 1927 

24. 1928 
24, 1928 

3, 1928 
19, 1928 

2, 1921 

2, 1924 
15, 1910 

7, 1927 



Feb. 10,1922 



May 
June 
Apr. 
Jan. 
Dec. 
Apr. 



3, 1928 
3,1925 
20, 1927 
13, 1925 
21, 1927 
26, 1927 



New York June 6,1925 

Illinois May 7.1926 

Maryland Nov. 8,1924 

Illinois I Aug. 13, 1926 



' See below, Consular Service. 



2 See above, Diplomatic Service. 



$10, 000 

2,750 



(') 



17,500 

8,000 
6,000 
3,500 



8,000 
4,600 
2,750 
2,500 
2,500 
2,500 
2,500 



4,500 



10,000 



6,000 
6,000 



6,000 
3,500 
3,000 



41 



42 



FOREIGN" SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



BELGIUM > 



Brussels. 



Antwerp. 



Luxemburg, Luxemburg 
Ghent 

BOUVIA 
La Paz 



BSAZn 



Rio de Janeiro. 



Victoria. 

Bahia 

Par4 



Hugh S. Gibson, ambassador extraordinary and 
plenipotentiary. 

Edward L. Reed, first secretary 

Paul Mayo, third secretary. 

MaJ. Edwin M. Watson, military attache 

Raymond C. Miller, commercial attachfi 

Leigh W. Hunt, asst. com'l attach^ 

William C. Burdett, consul 

Manson Gilbert, vice consul.. 

Marion Letcher, consul general- -.- 

Edward E. Silvers, consul 

Francis H. Styles, consul - 

Alexander P. Cruger, vice consul 

Harry Tuck Sherman, vice consul 

Dwight W. Fisher, vice consul 

James E. Parks, vice consul 

George N. Ifft, consul 

Donald E. T. Sherman, vice consul 

David E. Kaufman, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Thomas S. Horn, third secretary L. 

George H. Butler, third secretary ' 

Maj. Charles Joseph Allen, military attache 

Thomas S. Horn, consul. 

George H. Butler, vice consul 

Edward Q. Trueblood, vice consul 



Edwin V. Morgan, ambassador extraordinary and 
plenipotentiary. 

Rudolf E. Schoenfeld, second secretary 

Maj. Lester D. Baker, military attache.. 

Com. William A. Hall, naval attache 

Carlton Jackson, commercial attache 

A. Ogden Pierrot, asst. com'l attache 



California- 



Pennsylvania.. 

Colorado 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

Dept. Commerce, June 17, 1927 



Feb. 17,1927 

July 19,1927 
Sept. 18, 1925 
Apr. 9, 1927 
Feb. 3, 1928 



Tennessee 

Indiana 

Georgia 

New Jersey 

Virginia..- 

New York 

Maine 

Dist. Columbia. 
North Carolina. 

Idaho 

Massachusetts.. 

Pennsylvania... 



Missouri-. 

Illinois 

War Dept. 



Aug. 
Oct. 
July 
Sept. 
June 
Dec. 
Dec. 
May 
May 
June 
Dec. 



19. 1925 

13. 1926 
6, 1928 

24. 1927 

27. 1928 
12, 1928 
17, 1918 

5, 1924 
19, 1926 
24, 1926 
29, 1925 



Mar. 7,1928 

May 21, 1928 

May 21, 1928 

Oct. 18,1928 



Man&os 

Pernambuco (Recife) 

•CearS 

Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul... 



•Rio Grande- 
Santos 



Claude I. Dawson, consul general... 

Samuel R. Thompson, consul 

Randolph F. Carroll, consul 

Joseph F. Burt, vice consul 

Theodore A. Xanthaky, vice consul. 

Rudolf E. Cahn, vice consul 

Fred E. Huhlein, vice consul 

Robert J. Clarke, vice consul 

Howard Donovan, consul 



.consul. 



Gerald A. Drew, vice consul. 
Nathaniel P. Davis, consul. . 



-Vice consul. 



.consular agent. 



Charles Roy Nasmith, consul 

Robert D. Coe, vice consul 

Arthur L. Bowen, consular agent. 

Fred D. Fisher, consul 

Arthur 0. Parsloe, vice consul 



• See below. Consular Service. 

• See above. Diplomatic Service* 



New York Apr. 8,1927 

Wyoming Nov. 3,1928 

Brazil Dec. 18,1923 

Oregon June 24,1926 

Georgia June 7,1923 

• The diplomatic ofiBcers here listed are accredited also to Luxemburg. 



Missouri Feb. 28,1928 

Illinois ! Feb. 26,1927 

Illinois- j Oct. 10,1928 



New York ' Jan. 18,1912 

Dist. Columbia.] Apr. 12, 1927 

War Dept I Aug. 16,1927 

Navy Dept ' June 23,1927 

Dept. Commerce Sept. 3,1926 
Dept. Commerce Dec. 30, 1925 

South Carolina.. Nov. 16, 1926 

California July 15,1927 

Virginia Feb. 28,1928 

ininois Feb. 14,1927 

New York ' Sept. 24,1923 

New York Oct. 28,1925 

Kentucky Jan. 28,1928 

New York June 14,1928 

Illinois 



California. 



New Jersey. 



Oct. 28,1925 
Feb. 24,1928 



Aug. 17, 1925 



FOEEIGN" SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



43 



Post 



BRAZIL 



Name and rank 



Sfio Paulo. 



BUIGARIA 



Sofia. 



CANADA 



Charles R. Cameron, consul 

Louis H. Qourley, consul 

John T. Wainwrlght, vice consul 

Walter Newbold Walmsley, jr., vice consul. 



H. F. Arthur Schoenfeld, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

Trojan Kodding, third secretary 

Lt. Col. Jesse D. Elliott, military attache 

Julian Gillespie, commercial attache 



.consul. 



Samuel Green, vice consul. 



Ottavra, Ontario. 



Calgary, Alberta. 



William Phillips, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Ferdinand L. Mayer, counselor of legation 

H. Dorsey Newson, second secretary 

Lynn W. Meekins, commercial attache 

Oliver B. North, asst. com'l attache 



Edmonton, Alberta 

•Lethbridge, Alberta 

Campbellton, New Brunswick.. 

•Bathurst, N. B 

•Qasp6, Quebec 

Charlottetown, Prince Edward 
Island. 

•Summerside, P. E. I. 

Fernie, British Columbia 

Fort William and Port Arthur, 

Ontario. 
Halifax, Nova Scotia 



Fredericton, New Bruns- 
wick. 

•Lunenburg, Nova Scotia 

Hamilton, Ontario 



Irving N. Linnell, consul general Massachusetts.. 

Paul Bowerman, consul Michigan 

La Verne Baldwin, vice consul.. New York 

Horace M. Sanford, vice consul Connecticut 

Elton Maynard Hoyt, vice consul Connecticut 

Samuel C. Reat, consul.. Illinois 

Henry L. Fitts, vice consul.. Rhode Island 

Odin Q. Loren, vice consul Washington 

Ralph A. Thrall, consular agent Minnesota 

Philip Adams, consul -. Massachusetts.. 

Claude M. Mersereau, consular agent New Brunswick 

Kingsley J. Carter, consular agent Quebec 

consul 

Edwin N. Gunsaulus, jr., vice consul Minnesota 

Donald O. Stewart, consular agent 

Norton F. Brand, consul.. 

Jesse B. Jackson, consul 

Harry Irving De Lamater, vice consul- 
Theodore Jaeckel, consul general 

Erik W. Magnuson, consul 

Joseph P. Ragland, vice consul 

William H. Brown, vice consul 

Frederick C. Johnson, vice consul 



Whence 
appointed 



New rork . 

Illinois 

New York. 
Maryland.. 



Dist. Columbia- 
Pennsylvania 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Maryland. 



Massachusetts.. 



Indiana 

New York 

Dept. Commerce 
Dept. Commerce 



Kingston, Ontario. 
London, Ontario... 



Moncton, New Brunswick. 



•Newcastle, N. B . 
Montreal, Quebec 



Pr. Edward Isl 
North Dakota.. 

Ohio 

New York 

New York 

Illinois 

Dist. Columbia 

New Jersey 

New Jersey 



Charles W. Lane, consular agent.. Nova Scotia. 

Harry L. Walsh, consul Maryland 

Missouri 

New York... 

Michigan 

Michigan 



Date of 
assignment 



Dec. 2, 1926 
Feb. 2, 1928 
Feb. 24,1928 
Feb. 29,1928 

July 17,1928 

Jan. 7, 1926 
June 15,1928 
Apr. 24,1928 



July 6, 1925 



Feb. 17,1927 



Feb. 16, 
Sept. 
May 20, 
Nov. 16, 



May 

May 

May 

Feb. 

July 

May 

Oct. 

Jan. 

Nov. 

July 

Oct. 

June 



Apr. 
Nov. 
Aug. 
Max. 
Oct. 
June 
Mar. 
June 
Dec. 
Sept. 



Knox Alexander, vice consul 

George Gregg Fuller, consul 

Howard F. Withey, consul 

Charles E. B. Payne, vice consul. 



.consul. 



Arthur R. Williams, vice consul. 



Feb. 20, 
June 29, 
Jan. 
Mar. 
June 29, 
Nov. 16, 



Delaware- 



Edward A. Cummings. vice consul Pennsylvania 



John A. Creaghan, consular agent. 

Wesley Frost, consul general 

Harry M. Lakin, consul 

Harold M. Deane, consul 

William A. Smale, consul 

John H. Clark, vice consul 

John R. Barry, vice consul 



New Brunswick. 

Kentucky 

Pennsylvania... 

Connecticut 

California 

New York 

Massachusetts.. 



June 
Oct. 
Feb. 

Aug. 
Apr. 
Nov. 
May 
Sept. 
Jan. 



1928 
1927 
1927 
1928 

1927 
1928 
1927 
1915 
1925 
1918 
1922 
1928 
1921 
1928 
1915 
1922 



1924 
1925 
1918 
1928 
1920 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1923 
1921 

1924 
1928 
1926 
1928 
1927 
1926 



1927 
1916 
1925 
1928 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1924 
1923 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



$6. 000 
4,000 
2,500 



10, 000 
4,000 



3,000 



10, 000 



8,000 
4.000 



6,000 

3,500 
2,500 



4,000 



2,500 
Fees 

4,000 
Fees 
Fees 



Fees 
2,500 
5,000 



7,000 
3,500 

2, 750' 



Fees 
4,500 
3,000 
3, 500' 
4,000 



Fees 

7,000 
4,500 
4,5Ca 
3,500 



44 



rOEEIGN" SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



CANADA 

Niagara Falls, Ontario 

Prescott, Ontario.. 

Prince Rupert. British Columbia 
Quebec, Quebec 



Name and rank 



Regina, Saskatchewan 

Riviere du Loup, Quebec 

St. John, New Brunswick 

St. Stephen, New Brunswick. 



•St. Leonard, N. B 

Sarnia, Ontario 

Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario. 



Sherbrooke, Quebec 

•Beebe Junction, Quebec. 
Sydney, Nova Scotia. 



•Port Hawkesbury, N. S. 
Toronto, Ontario 



North Bay, Ontario 

Vancouver, British Columbia.. 



•Ocean Falls. B. C 

Victoria, British Columbia. 



•Cumberland, B. C. 

•Nanaimo, B. C 

Windsor, Ontario 



Winnipeg, Manitoba. 



•Kenora, Ontario 

Yarmouth, Nova Scotia 

•Annapolis Royal, N. S. 



Francis R. Stewart, consul 

Orlando H. Massie, vice consul 

William P. Qarrety, consul 

Patrick James McAndrews, vice consul 

O. Carlton Woodward, consul 

John H. Hanson, vice consul 

E. Haldeman Dennison. consul 

Horatio Mooers, consul 

George H. Barringer, vice consul 

Lee R. Blohm, consul 

E. Eugene Herbert, vice consul 

- consul- 
Walter J. Linthicum, vice consul 

Romeyn Wormuth, consul 

Edward H. Carter, vice consul 

consul. 

George L. Brist, vice consul 

Earl Brennan, vice consul 

Alphonse P. Labbie, consular agent 

Fred C. Slater, consul 

BartleyF. Yost, consul 

Edwin J. CoUis, vice consul 

Herndon W. Qoforth, consul... 

Hoel S. Beebe, consular agent 

O. Gaylord Marsh, consul 

Eugene H. Johnson, vice consul 

John J. Bourinot, consular agent 

Emil Sauer, consul... 

C. Paul Fletcher, vice consul 

Stephen E. C. Kendrick, vice consul 

Edwin McKee, vice consul 

Frederick A. Bohne, vice consul 

Charles W, AUen, vice consul 

Ernest L. Harris, consul general 

Harold S. Tewell, consul 

Harvey T. Goodier, consul 

Sidney A. Belovsky, vice consul 

Robert E. Leary, vice consul 

Frederick S. Weaver, vice consul 

Nelson P. Meeks, vice consul 

consular agent. 

George A. Bucklin, consul 

Robert M. Newcomb, vice consul 

George W. Clinton, consular agent 

Archibald C. Van Houten, consular agent 

Harry F. Hawley. consul 

Paul C. Squire, consul 

Fred N. Mitchell, vice consul 

Herv6 J. L'Heureui, vtce conpul 

P. Stewart Heintzleman, consul general 

Ray Fox, consul 

Lucius H. Johnson, vice consul 

Rupert H. Moore, consular agent 

Gilbert R. Wlllson, consul 

Jacob M. Owen, consular agent 



Whence 
appointed 



New York 

Virginia 

New York 

Massachusetts.. 
Pennsylvania... 

Minnesota 

Ohio 

Maine 

Virginia 

Arizona 

Minnesota 



Date of 
assignment 



Maryland.. 
New York. 
Florida 



Iowa 

New Hampshire. 

Maine 

Kansas 

Kansas 

Michigan 

North Carolina. 

Vermont 

Washington 

Wisconsin 

Nova Scotia 

Texas 

Tennessee 

Rhode Island.. - 
Georgia 



Wyoming 

Illinois 

North Dakota.. 

New York 

New Y'ork 

Massachusetts.. 

Washington 

New York 



Feb. 
Feb. 
July 
May 
June 
May 
Mar. 
Apr. 
Oct. 
Dec. 
Oct. 



27, 1928 
1, 1926 
6, 1925 

20, 1920 

21. 1927 

17. 1928 
16, 1919 
11, 1928 
20, 1926 
19, 1928 

2, 1922 



Dee. 19,1928 
Oct. 23,1924 
Oct. 16,1918 



Oklahoma 

Illinois 

Pennsylvania. 



New York 

Massachusetts.. 

Maine 

New Hampshire 

Pennsylvania 

California 

South Carolina.. 

Canada 

Texas 

Nova Scotia 



Oct. 

Aug. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Oct. 
Sept. 
May 
Oct. 
Nov. 
Nov. 
May 
Aug. 
July 
Mar. 
July 
Nov. 
Apr. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Feb. 
Aug. 
Feb. 
June 
June 



28. 1925 
9, 1928 

20, 1915 

12. 1924 

13. 1926 
28, 1918 

12. 1927 
15, 1909 
26, 1926 

13. 1925 

14. 1923 

27. 1925 

11. 1924 

25. 1926 

16. 1928 
7, 1922 

13. 1927 

26. 1925 
5, 1925 

13. 1928 
16, 1924 

19. 1927 

12. 1926 

14. 1928 



July 
June 

Nov. 
May 
Dec. 
Feb. 
May 
July 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Aug. 
Apr. 



23, 1924 

23. 1926 
10,1898 
31, 1918 

12. 1924 
11, 1928 

1, 1928 

14. 1927 

15. 1925 

29. 1928 
6, 1925 
5, 1918 

28, 1924 
18, 1872 



FOREIGN SERVICE OP THE UNITED STATES 



45 



Post 



CHILE 



SantiagO- 



Antofagasta. 



•Chaflaral. 

•Tocopilla. 

Arica 



Name and rank 



William S. Culbertson, ambassador extraordinary 
and plenipotentiary. 

Julius G. Lay, counselor of embassy 

Frederick F. A. Pearson, second secretary 

Winthrop S. Greene, third secretary 

Col. Thomas F. Dwyer, military attachfi. 

Com. Irving Hall Mayfleld, naval attachg. 

Ralph H. Ackerman, commercial attach^ 

Robert Q. Glover, asst. com'l attach^ 



Whence 
appointed 



Kansas. 



Dist. Columbia. 
Rhode Island.. - 
Massachusetts .. 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 
Dept. Commerce 



Date of 
assignment 



George D. Hopper, consul 

Sidney H. Browne, jr., vice consul 

citepben C. Worster, vice consul 

William C. Archibald, consular agent. 
C. F. Urbutt, consular agent. 



Kentucky... 
New Jersey. 

Maine 

New York.. 
Illinois 



.consul. 



Edwin Schoenrich, vice consul I Maryland. 



Concepclon consul. 



•Talcahuano. 

Iquique 

Magallanes 



Camden L. McLain, vice consul. 

Edward Hyde, consular agent 

Robert R. Bradford, consul 



Virginia... 
Chile 

Nebraska. 



Valparaiso. 



.consul. 



•Coquimbo 

•Cruz Grande, Coquimbo. 



Alfred W. Magnitzky, vice consul... 
Carl F. Delchman, consul general... 

Edward J. Sparks, vice consul 

Paul C. Daniels, vice consul 

Miss Frances E. Willis, vice consul. 

John T. Garvin, vice consul 

Arthur W Burrows, consular agent. 
Glyn D. Sims, consular agent 



CHINA 



Faking 



John Van A. MacMurray. envoy extraordinary 
and min ister plenipotentiary. 

Mahlon Fay Perkins, counselor of legation 

Clarence B. Hewes, first secretary 

Clarence J. Spiker, second secretary 

James Orr Denby, second secretary 

Howard Bucknell, jr., third secretary 

Selden Chapin, third secretary 

Lewis Clark, language oflSccr 

John Carter Vincent, language officer 

Gordon L. Burke, language officer 

John S. Littell, language officer 

John S. Mosher, language officer 

Maj. John Magruder, military attachS 

Capt. Halsey Powell, naval attach^ . 

Julean Arnold, commercial attach^ 

Parker G. Tenney, asst. mil. attache 

A. Bland Calder, asst. com'l attache. 

Capt. John W. Carroll, language officer 

Capt. William Mayer, language officer 

1st Lt. Helmer W. Lysta'' language officer , 

1st Lt. Morris B. De Pass, language officer 

1st Lt. Clarence J. Kanaga, language officer 

1st Lt. Thomas D. White, language officer 

1st Lt. Harry S. Aldrich, language officer... 

1st Lt. Willard Q. Wyman, language officer 

1st Lt. Charles W. Pohl, language officer 

1st Lt. Charles C. Brown, language officer 

2d Lt James M. Mcilugh, language officer 



Louisiana.. 
Missouri... 
New York. 
New York. 
California.. 

Ohio 

Chile 

Wales 



New Jersey. 



California 

Louisiana 

Dist. Columbia. 

Indiana 

Georgia 

Pennsylvania. 

Alabama 

Georgia 

Georgia 

New York 

New York 

War Dept 

Navy Dept... 
Dept. Commerce 
War Dept... 
Dept. Commerce 
War Dept... 
War Dept... 
War Dept... 
War Dept... 
War Dept... 
War Dept... 
War Dept... 
War Dept ... 
Navy Dept.. 
Navy Dept.. 
Navy Dopt . 



June 19,1928 

Oct. 13,1927 

July 1, 1926 

June 15.1926 

July 18,1927 

Oct. 20,1928 

Oct. 27,1923 

Aug. 22,1927 

June 20,1925 

Mar. 8,1928 

July 20,1927 

June 27,1927 

Sept. 17, 1927 



Nov. 26, 1927 



Dec. 7, 1926 
Apr. 26,1921 
Mar. 3,1928 



Sept. 11, 1928 
June 23,1920 
Sept. 9,1926 
Feb. 24,1928 
Feb. 24,1928 
Sept. 11, 1928 
Sept. 24, 1926 
May 2. 1927 



Apr. 9, 1925 



Feb. 
Apr. 
Oct. 
Jan. 
Feb. 
Jan. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Oct. 
June 
July 
Oct. 
July 
July 
Apr. 
Feb. 
Apr. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Jan. 
July 
Jan. 



, 1928 
,1924 
,1928 
,1927 
, 1927 
, 1927 
,1927 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
,1928 
, 1926 
,1927 
,1914 
1,1928 
;, 1928 
, 1925 
U928 
,1925 
,1927 
, 1927 
,1927 
,1928 
,1928 
, 1927 
,1928 
. 1927 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



$17, 500 

9,000 
6,000 
2,750 



4,500 
2,500 



Fees 
Fees 



3,000 



Fees 
4,500 



7,000 
2,750 
2,500 
2,500 



Fees 
Fees 



12, 000 

8,000 
6,000 
5,000 
4,500 
4,000 
2,750 
2,750 
2,750 
2,500 
2,500 
2,500 



46 



FOPiEIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 

assignment 



CHINA 



Amoy. Fuklen 

Antung, Fengtien, Manchuria- 
Canton, Kwangtung 



John R. Putnam, consul. 



Oregon. 



Apr. 1, 1926 



.consul. 



Changsha, Hunan 

Chefoo, Shantung 

Chungking, Szechwan. 



Douglas Jenkins, consul general 

James E. McKenna, consul 

Frederick W. Hinke, vice consul 

W. Mayo Newhall, jr., vice consul.. 
James C. H. Bonbright, vice consul. 



South Carolina., 
Massachusetts.. 

New York 

California 

New York 



Mar. 30: 
Nov. 9 
Feb. 25, 
Oct. 29, 
June 13, 



. consul. 



Foochow, Fukien. 
Hankow, Hupeh.. 



Leroy Webber, consul. 



New York. 



Apr. 10, 



consul. 



flarbin, Kirin, Manchuria. 



Mukden, FengUen, Manchuria. 
Nanking, Kiangsu 



Shanghai, Kiangsu. 



Swatow, Kwangtung. 
Tientsin, Chihli 



Tsinan, Shantung 

Tsingtao, Kiaocbow . 



Yunnanfu, Yunnan 

COLOMBIA 
Bogotfi 



Paul W. Meyer, vice consul 

Samuel Sokobin, consul 

Frank P. Lockhart, consul general 

Walter A. Adams, consul.. 

Richard P. Butrick, consul.. 

Harvey Lee Milbourne, consul 

George M. Graves, vice consul 

Russell B. Jordan, vice consuL 

Verne G. Staten, vice consul 

George C. Hanson, consul 

Paul M. Dutko, vice consul 

T. Leonard Lilliestrom, vice consul 

Myrl S. Myers, consul 

Edward B. Thomas, consul 

Robert C. Coudray, vice consul 

Ernest B. Price, consul 

J. Hall Paiton, vice consul 

Albert M. Guptill, vice consul 

Edwin S. Cunningham, consul general. 

Joseph E. Jacobs, consul 

Jay C. Huston, consul.. 

Frederick L. Thomas, consul 

Carl D. Meinhardt, consul 

Harry E. Stevens, consul 

Robert P. Joyce, vice consul 

Arthur R. Ringwalt, vice consul 

John B. Sawyer, vice consul 

William R. Lynch, vice consul 

Foster H. Kreis, vice consul 

Thomas B. Clark, vice consul 

David C. Berger, consul 

Clarence E. Gauss, consul general 

George Atcheson, jr., consul... 

Robert Lacy Smyth, consul 

Flavins J. Chapman, 3d, vice consul 

Robert B. Streeper, vice consul 

Angus I. Ward, vice consul 

George R. Paschal, jr., vice consul 

Andrew O. Lynch, vice consul 

Edwin F. Stanton, consul 

W. Roderick Dorsey, consul 

Hiram E. Newbill, vice consul 



Colorado 

New Jersey 

Texas 

South CaroHna. 

New York 

West Virginia... 

Vermont , 

Wyoming 

Illinois 

Connecticut 

Pennsylvania... 

New York , 

Pennsylvania.., 

Illinois , 

Rhode Island... 

New York 

Virginia 



.consul. 



Culver B. Chamberlain, vice consul. 



JeSerson CaCFery, envoy extraordinary and minis- 
ter plenipotentiary. 

H. Freeman Matthews, second secretary 

Samuel S. Dickson, third secretary 

Capt. Vernon C. De Votie, military attache 

Walter J. Donnelly, commercial attach^ 



Tennessee 

South Carolina. 

California 

New York 

New York 

California 

California. 

Nebraska 

Oregon 

Kansas 

Minnesota 

Texas 

Virginia 

Connecticut 

California 

California 

Virginia 

Ohio 

Michigan 

Florida 

New York 

California 

Maryland 

Virginia 



Missouri. 



Louisiana. 



Maryland 

New Mexico 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Oct. 
July 
Apr. 

July 

Nov. 

May 

Sept. 

Sept. 

June 

Dec. 

Nov. 

Apr. 

Feb. 

Mar. 

Oct. 

Oct. 

Sept. 

Nov. 

Sept. 

Feb. 

Mar. 

Dec. 

Mar. 

May 

Oct. 

Nov. 

Apr. 

Feb. 

Jan. 

Oct. 

June 

May 

Apr. 

July 

Apr. 

Apr. 

Oct. 

Mar. 

June 

Oct. 

Apr. 

Nov. 



Mar. 7, 



June 23, 



Sept. 2, 



Oct. 
Oct. 



1923 
1926 
1926 
1928 
1928 



1926 



1926 
1927 
1925 
1928 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1921 
1920 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1925 
1928 
1919 
1928 
1928 
1925 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1921 
1926 
1927 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1925 
1926 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1925 
1924 



1928 

1928 

1926 
1928 
1928 



Dec. SI 1928 



rOREIGN^ SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



47 



Post 



COLOMBIA 



Barranquilla. 



Medellin... 
Buenaventura. 



Name and rank 



Alfred T. Burri, consul 

Howard F. Diehl, vice consul. 
Carlos C. Hall, vice consul 



.consul. 



C. Franklin Yeager, jr., vice consul 

Cali.. William E. Chapman, consul 

Edward B. Rand, vice consul 

Cartagena consul. 

William P. Robertson, vice consul 

Santa Marta... .consul. 

Lawrence F. Cotie, vice consul 

Orlando L. Flye, vice consul... 



COSTA RIGA 



San Jos6. 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



New York. 

Ohio 

Arizona 



May 28,1925 
June 13,1928 
Mar. 16, 1928 



Texas 

Oklahoma- 
Louisiana.. 



Tennessee 

Massachusetts. 



Roy T. Davis, envoy extraordinary and minister 
plenipotentiary. 

Leon H. Ellis, third secretary 

Maj. Fred T. Cruse, military attachfi 

George C. Peck, commercial attache 



Missouri. 



Washington 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



•Puntarenas. 
Port Limon 



Edward CafTery, consul Louisiana. 

Roderick W. Unckles, vice consul... New York 

Henry T. Purdy, vice consul New York 

...consular agent. .| ., 

consul..! 

Thomas J. Maleady, vice consul Massachusetts.. 



CUBA 
Habana Noble Brandon Judah, ambassador extraordinary 



and plenipotentiary. 
Charles B. Curtis, counselor of embassy New York. 



Illinois. 



Copley Amory, jr., second secretary 

Gustave Pabst, jr., third secretary 

Maj James C. R. Schwenck, military attachfi 

Frederick Todd, commercial attach^ 



Leo J. Keena, consul general 

Harold B. Quarton, consul 

William Clarke Vyse, vice consul... 

Charles A. Page, vice consul 

Randolph Harrison, jr., vice consul. 
Hernan C. Vogenitz, vice consul... 
Raoul F. Washington, vice consul.. 

Henry T. Dwyer, vice consul 

William B. Murray, vice consul 

John H. Marvin, vice consul 

Joseph A. Springer, vice consul 

Warren C. Stewart, vice consul 



Matanzas 

Antilla Horace J. Dickinson, consul 

R. Horton Henry, vice consul 

Cienfuegos Lucien N. Sullivan, consul 

George B. Starbuck, vice consul 

•Caibarien Andrew E. McNamara, consular agent 

•Sagua la Grande.. Eugene E. Jova, consular agent 

Nueva Gerona, Isle of Pines consul. 

John J. Coyle, vice consul 

Nuevitas Lawrence P. Briggs, consul.. 

Santiago | Edward I. Nathan, consul 

j Harry W. Story, vice consul 

•Manzanillo ■ Raoul A. Bertot, consular agent 



New Hampshire 

Wisconsin 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Michigan.- 

Iowa 

Dist. Columbia . 
Massachusetts .. 

Virginia 

Ohio 

New York 

Rhode Island... 

Iowa 

Florida 

Maine 

Maryland 

Arkansas 

Arizona 

Pennsylvania... 
New York 



New York 

Michigan 

Pennsylvania.. 
North Carolina 
Cuba 



Feb. 25,1928 
Mar. 8, 1928 
Sept 27, 1928 



June 25,1928 



Aug. 21,1925 
July 9, 1921 



$4. 600 
2,500 
2,500 



Dec. 12,1927 
Oct. 30,1925 
Sept. 12,1927 



June 9, 1926 



July 

June 
Nov. 
Jan. 



18, 1927 

1, 1928 
5, 1928 
6,1928 



May 11, 1926 



May 7, 
July 6, 
Dec. 20, 
Mar. 6, 
June 13, 
Sept. 29, 
Feb. 28, 
Apr. 22, 
Oct. 17, 
Feb. 28, 
Feb. 6, 
Nov. 26, 
Feb. 7. 
Feb. 21, 
Feb. 9, 
Nov. 15, 
June 7, 
Oct. 6, 



1927 
1927 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1925 
1924 
1927 
1915 
1927 
1022 
1928 
1926 
1916 
1928 
1922 



Mar. 23, 1928 
Mar. 5,1923 
Mar. 1, 1928 
Feb. 13,1926 
Apr. 20,1922 



4, mo 

2,750 



Feb. 10,1922 I 10.000 

[ 

July 24,1928 ! 4,000 
Dec. 23,1927 
Oct. 8, 1928 



3,500 



Fees 



Nov. 22,1927 i 17,500 



8,000 

5,000 
4,000 



9.000 
4.600 
2.750 
2,500 
2.500 



2,600 



4,500 



Fees 
Fees 



4.000 
5,000 



Fees 



48 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



CZECHOSLOVAKIA 



Prague. 



Name and rank 



Lewis Einstein, envoy extraordinary and minister 
plenipotentiary. 

Jotin Sterett Oittings, Jr., third secretary 

Ma] William VV. Hicks, military attach^ 

Arthur C. Ringland, commercial attach^ ' Dept. Commerce 

MaJ. George E. A. Eeinburg, asst. mil. att. for air J War Dept 



Whence 
appointed 



New York. 



Maryland. 
War Dept. 



Arthur C. Frost, consul general Massachusetts.. 

Frank P. S. Qlassoy, vice consul i Pennsylvania... 

David A. Turnure, vice consul... New York , 

Duncan M. White, vice consul Georgia 

Gerald Jakes, vice consul New York 



DANZIG, FREE CITY OF 

Danzig 

DENMARK 
Copenhagen 



Edwin Carl Kemp, consul. 



DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 
Santo Domingo 



•La Romana 

*San Pedro de Macoris. 
Puerto Plata 



H. Percival Dodge, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Gordon Paddock, first secretary 

Maj. Emil P. Pierson, military attache 

Capt. George M. Baum, naval attacb6 

Harry Sorensen, commercial attache 

Maj. George E. A. Reinburg, asst. mil. att. for air. 
Lt. John Oldham Huse, asst. nav. attachg.. 



Florida - 



Massachusetts. . 



New York 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept.Commerce 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 



North Winship, consul general Georgia. 

William H. T. Mackie, vice consul New Jersey 

Erland Gjessing, vice consul New York 

Ellis A. Johnson, vice consul i Massachusetts.. 

Carl Birkeland, vice consul Illinois.. 



Evan E. Young, envoy extraordinary and minister 

plenipotentiary. 
.- secretary 



South Dakota.. 



•Sanchez. 



ECUADOR 



Quito. 



consul 

William B. Lawton, vice consul Georgia 

William B. Douglass, jr., vice consul ' Dist. Columbia. 

Eugene J. Lieder, consular agent New York 

John W. Tatem, consular agent Dom. Republic. 

William A. Bickers, consul Virginia 

Morris A. Peters, vice consul Massachusetts.. 

J. Enrique Leroux, consular agent Dom. Republic. 



Gerhard A. Bading, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

W'aldemar J. Qallman, third secretary 

Capt. Vernon C. De Votie, military attache 



Guayaquil 

•Esmeraldas. 



.consul general. 



Harold D. Clum, consul 

VV. Allen Rhode, vice consul. 



.consular agent. 



Wisconsin. 



New York. 
War Dept- 



New York. 
Maryland.. 



Date of 

assignment 



Oct. 8, 1921 

Mar. 15,1926 
Apr. 20,1927 
June 23, 1928 
Oct. 27,1927 

Nov. 2,1927 
Mar. 6,1926 
June 20,1928 
July 14,1928 
Oct. 5, 1927 



Apr. 28,1923 



Feb. 23,1926 

July 1, 1926 

Nov. 22, 1928 
Sept. 24, 1927 
Mar. 3,1925 
Dec. 21,1927 
Nov. 20, 1928 

July 6, 1928 
May 25,1926 
May 27, 1918 
Mar. 11,1925 
Oct. 6, 1926 



Sept. 18,1925 



Nov. 13, 1926 
Mar. 14, 1928 
Nov. 14, 1922 
Nov. 17, 1924 
May 25.1918 
July 9, 1915 
Aug. 29,1908 



Mar. 9,1922 

Oct. 30,1926 
Oct. 29,1928 



June 30, 1926 
June 16,1927 



FOREIGN" SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



49 



Post 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



EGYPT 



Cairo. 



Alexandria 

Port Said 

•Cyprus 

EI SAIVADOB 
San Salvador 



ESTONIA* 



Tallinn. 



ETHIOPIA (ABYSSINIA) 



Addis Ababa. 



FINLAND 



Helsingfors. 



Franklin Mott Gunther, envoy eitraordinary 
and minister plenipotentiary. 

George Wadsworth, first secretary ' 

Charles E. Dickerson, jr., commercial attach^ 

William D. Mann, asst. com'I attache 



Virginia. 



New York 

Dept. Commerce 
Dept. Commerce 



George Wadsv^orth, consul New York 

Edward P. Lawton, jr., vice consul Georgia 

Joseph L. Brent, vice consul i Maryland. 

Raymond n. Geist, consul Ohio 

Joseph I. Touchette, vice consul j Massachusetts.. 

John L. Bouchal, consul Nebraska 

Clifford W. McOlasson, vice consul Dlst. Columbia. 

Lawrence A. Mantovani, consular agent New York 



Warren D. Robbins, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

Frederick P. Hibbard, second secretary 

Richard M . de Lambert, third secretary 

MaJ. Fred T. Cruse, military attach6 

Merwin L. Bohan, commercial attachfi 



consul general 

Stanley L. Wilkinson, vice consul Pennsylvania 



New York. 



Texas 

New Mexico- 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Frederick W. B. Coleman, envoy extraordinary 
and minister plenipotentiary. 

Louis A. Sussdorff, jr., first secretary 

David B. Macgowan, first secretary 

Loy W. Henderson, third secretary 

Maj. George E. Arneman, military attachfi 



Harry E. Carlson, consul 

George F. Kennan, vice consul. 



Addison E. Southard,* minister resident and con- 
sul general. 
James L. Park, third secretary ' ." 



James L. Park, vice consul. 



Alfred J. Pearson, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Barton Hall, second secretary 

Maj. George E. Arneman, military attachfi 

Frederick B. Lyon, commercial attach^.. 



James R. Wilkinson, consul Wisconsin May 12, 1927 4,000 

George L. Tolman, vice consul Colorado July 9,1926 



Minnesota. 

New York.. 
Tennessee.. 
Colorado... 
War Dept. 



Illinois 

Wisconsin- 



Kentucky 

Pennsylvania - 
Pennsylvania . 

Iowa 



Missouri 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Apr. 5, 1928 

May 24, 1928 
Mar. 19, 1928 
May 16, 1927 

May 24, 1928 
May 28,1926 
July 10,1928 
Sept. 20, 1924 
Mar. 11,1925 
Nov. 22, 1923 
July 30,1927 
Dec. 21,1921 



July 17,1928 

July 27,1928 
Oct. 16,1928 
Dec. 23,1927 
Oct. 5, 1928 



$10, 000 
5,000 



Jan. 30,1928 

Sept. 20, 1922 

Dec. 30,1926 
Oct. 14,1922 
May 12,1927 
Mar. 5,1928 

July 3, 1926 
Apr. 7, 1928 

Oct. 12,1927 
June 15.1928 
June 15,1928 

June 23,1925 

July 17,1924 
Mar. 5, 1928 
Dec. 30,1927 



(2) 

2,750 

2,500 

4,000 

2,750 

4,000 



Fees 



10, 000 



5,000 
3,500 



10, 000 

7,000 
5,000 
3,500 



4,500 
2,500 



8,000 
2.500 
(') 

10.000 
4,500 



' See below. Consular Service 
' See above, Diplomatic Service. 

> The diplomatic officers here listed are accredited also to Latvia and Lithuania. 

< Foreign Service officer, Class II, appointed to act as minister resident and consul general pursuant to Sec. 17 of an act of 
Congress approved May 24, 1924. Receives compensation as a Foreign Service officer. 



50 



FOEEIGlSr SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 


Name and rank 


Whence 
appointed 


Date of 
assignment 


Com- 
pensa- 
tion 


FRANCE AND POSSESSIONS 

(France) 

Paris 


Myron T. Herrick, ambassador extraordinary and 

plenipotentiary. 

Norman Armour, counselor of embassy . .. 


Ohio 


Apr. 18,1921 

Apr. 12,1928 


$17, 500 




New Jersey 

New York 

Florida 


9,000 




George A. Gordon, flrsi secretary 


May n 
Mar. 1 
July 30 
June 1 
Jan. 26 
Oct. 25 
Feb. 16 
Dec. 23 
Oct. 25 
Apr. 15 
Dec. 21 
Apr. 23 
Mar. 13 
May 6 
Apr. 24 
Dec. 22 
Aug. 16 
Nov. 20 
Apr. 27 

July 8 
Mar. 3 
June 6 
Sept. 21 
Aug. 6 
Apr. 21 
May 22 
June 2 
Apr. 2 
May 19 
Aug. 16 
Aug. 16 
June 21 
Apr. 15 
Mar. 27 
Sept. 24 
Jan. 2 
Mar. 2 
Apr. 28 
Aug. 5 
Apr. 23 
Apr. 17 
Nov. 15 
Mar. 28 
May 14 
Nov. 20 
June 10 
Aug. 17 
June 23 
Oct. 21 
Mar. 11 
Jan. 21 
May 17 


1927 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1926 
1928 
1927 
1926 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1926 
1926 
1928 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1927 

1926 
1927 
1925 
1923 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1925 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1919 
1922 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1923 
1919 
1926 
1920 
1920 
1927 
1921 
1925 
1926 
1923 
1928 
1926 
1916 
1928 
1922 


7,000 




Edwin C. Wilson, first secretary 

Warden McK. Wilson, second secretary 

Harold L. Williamson, second secretary 

William W. Schott, third secretary 


6,000 




Indiana 


5,000 




Illinois 


4,500 






3,500 




Gen. William W. Harts, military attache 


War Dept. 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

War Dept 

War Dept 

War Dept 

War Dept. 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

Rhode Island... 
Arizona 






Capt. George Washington Steele, naval attach^... 
Henry C. Mac Lean, commercial attach^ 






Col. T. Bentley Mott. asst. mil. attache 






Lt. Col. Charles R. Alley, asst. mil. attache 

Maj. Barton K. Yount. asst. mil. attache for air... 
Maj. James B. Ord, asst. mil. attache 






Com. John R. Beardall, asst. nav. attache 






Com. James Orville Gawne, asst. nav. attache 

Com. Hugh P. LeClair, asst. nav. attache 

Lt. Com. R. D. Kirkpatrick, asst. nav. attache 

Lt. Com. William D. Thomas, asst. nav. attache.. 
Lt. John Oldham Huse, asst. nav. attache 






Daniel J. Reagan, asst. com'l attache 






Alphonse Gaulin, consul general 


9.000 




H. Merle Cochran, consul 


6,000 




George Orr, consul 


New Jersey 

Texas 


4,500 




Damon C. Woods, consul 

Raymond Davis, consul 

William E. De Courcv, consul . 


4, 500 






4,500 




Texas 


3,500 




Mason Turner, consul 


Connecticut 

Georgia 


3,500 




Charles H. Derry, consul 


3,500 




Alfred D. Cameron, vice consul 


Washington 

Dist. Columbia. 

California 

Massachusetts . . 

California 

Iowa 


3,000 




Carlton Hurst, vice consul 


2,750 




WUliam M. Gwynn, vice consul. 


2,500 




Gordon P. Merriam, vice consul 


2,500 




Paul Dean Thompson, vice consul 






Marc L. Severe, vice consul... 






John R. Wood, vice consul 


Florida 






William C. Young, vice consul 


Kentucky 

Michigan 

Pennsylvania... 
South Carolina.. 
Oregon 






David Henry Slawson, vice consul 






Paul C. Betts, vice consul., 




Bordeaux 




5,000 




James D. Child, vice consul . . . 






Frank Cussans, vice consul . 


Ohio 




Biarritz 


Roy McWilliams, vice consul 


Illinois 






Sam Park, vice consul 

James O. Carter, consul 

William W. Corcoran, vice consul 

Samuel H. Wiley, consul 


Texas 




Calais 




4,500 


B oulogne-sur-mer 


Massachusetts.. 
North Carolina . 
Dist. Columbia. 

California 

Dist. Columbia. 
New York 


3,000 


Cherbourg 


4,000 


Havre 


Fred H. Houck, vice consul 

Lester Maynard, consul 


6,000 




James G. Finley, vice consul 


2,600 




Rudolph J. Blais, vice consul 




•Dieppe 


Frederick C. Fairbanks, consular agent 


Fees 


Lille 


Harold Playter, consul 


California 

Vermont 


4,000 


Lyon 


Hugh H. Watson, consul 


6,000 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



51 



Post 



Name and rank 



FBANCE AND POSSESSIONS 



(France) 



Marseille. 



John A Gamon, consul general in charge.. 

John S. Calvert, consul 

Bernard F. Hale, consul 

j Francis B. Moriarty, vice consul 

Nantes ' Harold M. Collins, consul 

I Worthiugton E. Hagerman, vice consul... 

Nice.. Otis A. Qlazebrook, consul 

George Alexander Armstrong, vice consul. 

Strasbourg John D. Johnson, consul 

Reginald U. Williams, vice consul. 
(Possessions) 



Algiers, Algeria. 



•Oran. Algeria 

Dakar, Senegal, French West 

Africa. 
Guadeloupe, French West Indies.. 
Martinique, French West Indies.. 



Oscar S. Heizer, consul 

Robert English, vice consul 

Albert H. Elford, consular agent. 



.consul. 



Saigon, French Indo-China. 



Tahiti, Society Islands, Oceania. 

Tananarive, Madagascar 

Tunis, Tunisia 

GERMANS 
Berlin 



George C. Cobb, vice consul 

William H. Hunt, consul 

Walter S. Reineck, consul 

Rudolph A. Schausten, vice consul. 

Henry S. Waterman, consul 

Acton Poulet, vice consul 

Raymond Lanctot, vice consul 

Lewis V. Boyle, consul 

Scudder Mersman, vice consul 



John S. Richardson, jr., vice consul. 

Leland L. Smith, consul 

Charles B. Beyiard, vice consul 



.consul. 



Jacob Gould Schurman, ambassador extraordinary 
and plenipotentiary. 

DeWitt C. Poole, counselor of embassy 

Philander L. Cable, first secretary 

David McK. Key, third secretary 

Col. Edward Carpenter, military attachfi 

Capt. George M. Baum, naval attachfi 

Fayette W. .^.llport, commercial attache 

Maj. Bertram L. Cadwalader, asst. mil. attach^... 

Maj. Hermann H. Zornig, asst. mil. attachfi 

Maj. George E. A. Reinburg, asst. mil. att. for air.. 

Com. John R. Beardall, asst. nav. attachfi 

Com. James Orville Gawne, asst. nav. attachfi 

Lt. Com. R. D. Kirkpatrick, asst nsv. attache... 
Lt. Com. William D. Thomas, asst. nav. attache.. 

Lt. John Oldham Huse, asst. nav. attache 

Douglas P. Miller, asst. com'l attache 



Carlton Bailey Hurst, consul general. 

Parker W. Buhrman, consul 

Egmont C. von Tresckow, consul 

Harry L. Franklin, vice consul 

William E. Beitz, vice consul 

Augustus S. Chase, vice consul 

Thomas F. Sherman, vice consul 

Phil H. Hubbard, vice consul 

Cyrus B. Follmer, vice consul 

Casimir T. Zawadzld, vice consul 

Leo E. Schumacher, vice consul 



Whence 
appointed 



Illinois 

North Carolina. 

Vermont 

Dist. Columbia. 

Virginia 

Maryland 

New Jer.sey 

New York 

Vermont.. 

New > ork 



Date of 
assignment 



Aug. 
Apr. 
May 
Nov. 
June 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Oct. 
July 
Mar. 



24,1928 
21, 1928 

29. 1925 

29. 1926 
24, 1926 

3,1926 
2, 1920 
29, 1928 

12. 1926 

24. 1927 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



$7,000 
4,000 
3.500 



Iowa 

Massachusetts . 
Algeria 



Georgia 

New York.. 

Ohio 

California 

Washington. 
New York.. 

Virginia 

California... 
Missouri 



Oct. 
Jan. 
Nov. 



29, 1928 
11, 1928 
7, 1906 



Massachusetts . 

Oregon 

United States.. 

New York 



Apr. 
Dec. 
Nov. 
Sept. 
Mar. 
Apr. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Feb. 



18. 1927 
10, 1926 
20. 1925 

9. 1926 

12. 1928 
5, 1922 

6. 1927 
21, 1923 
10, 1922 



May 
Oct. 
Dec. 



Illinois 

Illinois 

Tennessee 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

War Dept 

War Dept 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

Dist. Columbia. 

Virginia 

South Carolina.. 

Kentucky 

New York 

Connecticut 

Massachusetts . . 

Vermont 

Pennsylvania... 

New York 

Missouri 



Feb. 4, 1926 
Sept. 28, 1928 
July 18,1927 
Apr. 9, 1928 
Sept. 24, 1927 
Mar. 10, 1926 
Jan. 14,1925 
Dec. 27,1926 
Dec. 21,1927 
Mar. 13,1926 
May 6,1926 
Dec. 22.1926 
Aug. 16,1928 
Nov. 20, 1928 
Jan. 21.1925 



Feb. 

June 
Oct. 
May 
June 
June 
June 
May 
Apr. 
Sept. 
Sept. 



26.1927 1 

27. 1928 
23, 1926 

25. 1926 
16, 1928 
27, 1928 

21. 1927 
29,1928 

7,1928 

29. 1928 
29, 1928 



4,000 

6,000 

3,000 
5,000 



5,000 



Fees 



4,000 
4,000 



4,500 



4,000 



19, 1928 ' 3, 000 
23,1924 1 3,500 
5,1923 I 



Mar. 17,1925 17,500 



9,000 
6,000 
2,750 



9,000 

5,000 
4,600 
2,760 
2,750 
2,750 
2,500 
2,500 



52 



FOREIGN" SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



GERMANY 



Bremen. 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



Bremerhaven. 

Breslau.- 

Cologne 



Dresden. 



Frankfort on the Main. 




Hamburg. 



Leslie E. Reed, consul Minnesota 

J. Ernest Black, vice consul.. Pennsylvania... 

William George Roll, vice consul California 

Frank E. McFadden, vice ronsul Iowa 

Augustus Ostertag, vice consul Pennsylvania... 

Lester L. Schnare, consul Georgia 

J. Klahr Huddle, consul | Ohio 

Christian M. Ravndal, consul j Iowa 



Leipzig. 



M unich. 



Stuttgart. 



GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTH- 
ERN IRELAND, BRITISH 
DOMINIONS BEYOND THE 
SEAS, INDIA 

(Great Britain— Northern Ireland) 



London. 



J. Holbrook Chapman, vice consul 

Gerald A. Mokma, vice consul 

Edward S. Parker, vice consul. 

Arminlus T. Haeberle, consul general In charge 

George P. Waller, consul 

Charles M. Gerrity, vice consul 

Bernard F. Heiler, vice consul 

consul general 

Edward A. Dow, consul 

Robert W. Heingartner, consul 

Charl C. L. B. Wyles, vice consul 

Gabriel Bie Ravndal, consul general 

E. Talbot Smith, consul 

Durward Grinstead, vice consul 

Howard C. Taylor, vice consul 

Knowlton V. Hicks, vice consul 

Sabin J. Dalferes, vice consul 

Malcolm C. Burke, vice consul 

Kenneth S. Patton, consul. 

Frederik van den Arend, consul... 

Andrew Gilchrist, vice consul 

Walter F. Dement, vice consul 

Charles M. Hathaway, Jr., consul general 

Alfred W. Donegan, consul 

James M. Bowcock, vice consul , 

John E. Kehl, consul 

Conger Reynolds, consul 

Hugh F. Ramsay, vice consul 

Brigg A. Perkins, vice consul 

George C. Minor, vice consul 

Hugh H. Teller, vice consul , 



Alanson B. Houghton, ambassador extraordinary 
and plenipotentiary. 

Ray Atherton, counselor of embassy 

F. Lammot Belin, first secretary 

Williamson S. Howell, jr., fiist secretary 

Raymond E. Cox, second secretary 

Robert L. Buell, third secretary 

Harvey S. Gerry, third secretary 

Col. John R. Thomas, Jr., military attach^ 

Capt. William Winton Galbraith, naval attachfe.. 

William L. Cooper, commercial attache 

Maj. Charles G. Mettler, asst. mil. attache 

MaJ. Hubert R. Harmon, asst. mil. attache for air.. 

1st Lt. John C. MacArthur, asst. mil. attache 

Com. John R. Beardall, asst. nav. attache 



Dist. Columbia. 
Iowa 

South Carolina.. 
Missouri 

Alabama 

Pennsylvania... 

Massachusetts.. 



Nebraska 

Ohio 

Oklahoma 

South Dakota.. - 
Connecticut.. 
Massachusetts.. 
South Dakota. 

New York 

Louisiana , 

Alabama 

Virginia ., 

North Carolina. 

New York 

Mississippi 

Pennsylvania.. 

Alabama.. 

Colorado 

Ohio 

Iowa 

Dist. Columbia 

California 

West Virginia... 
Michigan 



Aug. 
Apr. 
Nov. 
Sept. 
June 
Feb. 
Dec. 
June 
Aug. 
July 
June 
July 
Apr. 
Dec. 
Sept. 



3. 1923 
1927 
1921 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1926 
1928 
1925 
1928 
1926 
1925 
1926 
1927 
1928 



New York. 



Illinois 

Pennsylvania... 

Texas 

New York 

New York 

Dist. Columbia. 
War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

War Dept.... 
War Dept.... 

War Dept 

Navy Dept.. 



Sept. 

June 

Aug. 

July 

Mar. 

Jan 

June 

May 

Mar. 

Apr. 

Dec. 

July 

May 

June 

July 

Sept. 

Apr. 

June 

Sept. 

Apr. 

June 

Dec. 

June 



1928 
1928 
1924 
1928 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1927 
1926 
1928 
1927 
1925 
1925 
1924 
1924 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1928 



Feb. 24,1925 17,500 



Sept. 26, 1927 
Jan. 5, 1928 



Dec. 
Oct. 
Apr. 
Dec. 



1, 1928 
1,1926 

7. 1927 

6. 1928 



Aug. 16,1927 
Apr. 14,1928 
June 11, 1926 
Mar. 6,1926 
Dec. 21,1927 
Mar. 12, 1927 
Mar. 13, 1926 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



53 



Post 



GREAT BRITAm, ETC. 
<Qreat Britain— Northern Ireland) 
London— Continued 



B"lfast, Northern Ireland. 



•Birmingham, England. 



Bradford, England. 



Bristol, England 
•Cardiff, Wales.. 



Dundee, Scotland. 



Edinburgh, Scotland- 
Glasgow, Scotland... 



Hull, England 

Liverpool, England. 



Manchester, England. 



Newcastle-on-Tyne, England. 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Com. James Orville Qawne. asst. nav. attaebS Navy Dept 

Lt. Com. R. D. Kirkpatrlck, asst. nav. attacbfi \ Navy Dept 

Lt. Com. William D. Thomas, asst. nav. attache. .| Navy Dept 

Lt. Com. Howard F. Kingman, asst. nav. attache.! Navy Dept 

Lt. John Oldham Huse, asst. nav. attach^ i Navy Dept 

Hugh D. Butler, Bsst. com'l attache Dept. Commerce 



Albert Halstead, consul general 

John K. Davis, consul general 

Lowell C. Pinkerton, consul 

Robert B. Macatee, consul 

J. Preston Doughten, consul 

Reginald S. Castleman, consul 

Cyril L. F. Thiel, vice consul 

Frank H. Larned, vice consul 

John F. Claffey, vice consul 

Daniel Miller, vice consul 

William N. Carroll, vice consul 

James E. Callahan, vice consul 

Thomas D. Bowman, consul general in charge 

Russell M. Brooks, consul 

Henry O. Ramsey, vice consul 

Wade Blackard, vice consul 

Harry Campbell, consul 

H. Armistead Smith, vice consul 

Alfred R. Thomson, consul. 

George L. Fleming, vice consul 

Digby A. Willson, consul 

Ralph C. Busser, consul 

Paul C. Seddicum, vice consul 

John J. C. Watson, consul.. 

William A. Hickey, vice consul 

Harold D. Finley, consul 

George E. Chamberlin, consul general in charge.. 

Leslie E. Woods, consul 

Marcel E. Malige, consul 

L. Pittman Springs, vice consul 

Ernest V. Polutnik, vice consul 

Algar E. Carleton, consul 

Walter A. Thomas, vice consul 

Philip Holland, consul general in charge 

Herbert O. Williams, consul 

Hugh Watson, vice consul 

Ross E. Holaday, consul 

Wallace E. Moessner, vice consul 

Edwin B. Earnest, vice consul 

William F. Doty, consul 

Plymouth, England Arthur B. Cooke, consul 

I Franklin B. Atwood, vice consul 

SheflBeld, England William J. Grace, consul 

Courtland Christiani, vice consul 

Southampton, England John M. Savage, consul 

j Roy E. B. Bower, vice consul 

F. Willard Calder, vice consul.. 

I Franklin J. Kelley, vice consul 

•Jersey, Channel Islands Albert E. Ereaut, consular agent 

Stoke-on-Trent. England j_ ..consul. 

I Davis B. Levis, vice consul 



Dist. Columbia 

Ohio 

Missouri 

Virginia 

Delaware 

California 

Illinois 

New York 

Connecticut 

Maryland 

North Carolina- 
Massachusetts.. 

Missouri 

Oregon 

South Dakota... 

Tennessee 

Kansas 

Dist. Columbia. 

Maryland 

Missouri 

New York 

Pennsylvania. J. 
Dist. Columbia. 

Kentucky 

Massachusetts.. 

New York 

New York 

Massachusetts.. 

Idaho.- 

Dist. Columbia- 
Montana 

Vermont 

Dist. Columbia. 

Tennessee 

California.. 

New York 

Ohio 

Oklahoma 

Iowa 

New Jersey 

South Carolina.- 
Massachusetts.- 

New York 

Dist. Columbia. 

New Jersey 

California 

New York 

New York 

Jersey.. 



Date of 
assignment 



May 6, 
Dec. 22, 
Aug. 16, 
Aug. 24, 
Nov. 20, 
Jan. 22, 

June 16, 
Sept. 28, 
July 7, 
Mar. 30, 
Nov. 25, 
Apr. 17, 
Jan. 25, 
Feb. 14, 
Dec. 22 
Dec. 11 
May 1 
July 7, 
Nov. 16, 
Aug. 24 
Feb. 17, 
Dec. 
Dec. 20, 
Sept. 15, 
July 27, 
Sept. 
July 15, 
Apr. 29, 
July 25, 
Dec. 18, 
July 28, 
Feb. 16 
June 
Mar. 24, 
Sept. 29, 
July 18, 
June 13 
Dec. 1 
Mar. 31, 
Sept. 20, 
Aug. 19, 
May 18, 
Feb. 22, 
Sept. 
Mar. 
Dec. 22, 
Apr. 29, 
May 
Oct. 
Feb. 29 
Sept. 5, 
Feb. 14 
Nov. 7, 
Mar. 14 
Mar. 31 



1926 
1026 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1925 

1928 
1928 
1923 
1923 
1924 
1926 
1927 
1922 
1922 
1925 
1924 
1925 
1926 
1927 
1922 
1928 
1927 
1926 
1925 
1926 
1927 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1924 
1927 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1925 
1927 
1925 
1928 
1927 
1925 
1923 
1915 
1924 
1928 
1927 
1926 
1927 
1919 
1928 
1919 
1927 
1921 
1925 
1915 



Illinois J June 13, 1928 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



$9, 000 
7,000 
6.000 
4,500 
4,000 
4,000 
3,000 



7,000 
3,500 



5,000 

5,000 



4,000 
5,000 



4,500 



4,000 
7,000 
3,500 
3,500 



5,000 



7,000 
4,000 



6,000 



4,000 
4,500 
2,500 
4,000 



5,000 
2,500 



Fees 



54 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



GREAT BRITAIN, ETC. 



(Other Europe) 



Gibraltar. 
Malta 



(India) 



Calcutta. 



Bombay. 



Karachi. 
Madras. 



Rangoon. 



(Other Asia) 



Aden, Arabia. 



Colombo, Ceylon. 
Hong Kong , 



Penang, Straits Settlements. 



Singapore, Straits Settlements.. 



(Union of South Africa) 
Cape Town, Cape Province. 



Name and rank 



Richard L. Sprague, consul 

Sidney E. O'Donoghue, consul. 



Robert Frazer, jr., consul general. 

Robert Y. Jarvis, consul 

Richard R. Willey, vice consul 

George M. Abbott, vice consul 

J. Randolph Robinson, vice consul . 

Winfield U. Minor, vice consul 

Wilbur Keblinger, consul 

William H. Beach, vice consul 

Alan S. Rogers, vice consul 

Renwick S. McNiece, consul 

Edmund B. Montgomery, consul .. 

Henry W. Russell, vice consul 

Hasell H. Dick, consul 

Howard B. Osborn, vice consul 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



Massachusetts. 
New Jersey 



July 18,1901 
Mar. 1, 1926 



.consul. 



Cloyce K. Huston, vice consul 

Arthur G. Watson, vice consul 

Stillman W. Eells, consul 

Koyne V. Gram, vice consul 

Roger Culver Tredwell, consul general , 

Harold Shantz, consul 

John J. Muccio, consul 

Perry N. Jester, vice consul 

Kenneth C. Krentz, vice consul 



.consul. 



Samuel Q. Ebling, vice consul 

Reginald B. Zumstein, vice consul. 

Frank C. Lee, consul general 

Joel C. Hudson, consul. 

John H. Bruins, vice consul 

John B. Ketcham, vice consul 

Terry S. Hinkle, vice consul 



Durban, Natal. 



Johannesburg, Transvaal. 



Port Elizabeth, Cape Province.. 
•East London, Cape Province. 

(Other Africa) 



Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa 

Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa 



Ralph J. Totten, consul general 

Cecil M. P. Cross, consul 

Garret G. Ackerson, jr., vice consul. 

Gaston Smith, consul 

W. Quincy Stanton, vice consul 

Hugh S. Hood, vice consul 

Maxwell K. Moor head, consul 

Glenn A. Abbey, vice consul 

Claude H. Hall, jr., vice consul 

Clarence E. Macy, consul 

George C. Starkey, consular agent.. 



Robert F. Fernald, consul 

Stanley Q. Slavens, vice consul. 

Charles H. Albrecht, consul 

Oscar Thomason, vice consul 



Pennsylvania. 

California 

New York 

Ohio 

New York 

Kentucky 

Virginia 

Virginia 

California 

Utah 

Illinois 



South Carolina. 
New Jersey 



Oct. 

Oct. 
Aug. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Aug. 
Mar. 
Nov. 
Feb. 
June 
Mar. 
Aug. 
Nov. 
Aug. 



24, 1927 

26. 1927 
12, 1926 

24. 1928 
24, 1928 

13. 1925 
30, 1923 

8, 1924 
24, 1928 
19, 1928 
8, 1926 
8, 1928 

27. 1926 
10,1911 



Iowa 

Massachusetts. 

New York 

Illinois 

Indiana 

New York 

Rhode Island.. 

Virginia 

Colorado 



Juno 
Aug. 
May 
Feb. 
June 
Dec. 
July 
Feb. 
Sept. 



11,1928 
17, 1923 
19, 1928 
11,1928 
16, 1925 

30. 1925 

16. 1927 

24. 1928 

22. 1926 



Ohio 

Indiana 

Colorado... 

Missouri... 
New York. 
New York. 
New York. 



July 27,1926 
May 3,1928 
Oct. 28,1927 
May 17,1928 
May 27, 1926 
Apr. 20,1927 
Feb. 24,1928 



Tennessee 

Rhode Island. 
New Jersey... 

Louisiana 

New York 

Tennessee 

Pennsylvania. 

Wisconsin 

Maryland 

Colorado 

South Africa. . 



Maine 

Texas 

Pennsylvania . 
New Jersey... 



Apr. 
May 
Nov. 
Mar. 
Feb. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Feb. 
Oct. 
May 
Sept. 



3. 1926 
15, 1925 

3, 1928 

28. 1927 

24. 1928 
11,1909 
18, 1928 
24, 1928 

4. 1927 
17, 1928 

4,1917 



July 14,1927 
Oct. 10,1928 
June 24,1920 
Jan. 7, 1020 



FOKEIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



55 



Post 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



GREAT BRITAIN. ETC. 
(Australia) 
Melbourne, Victoria.- 



Arthur Qarrels, consul general... 

Thomas H. Robinson, consul 

Thomas C. Wasson, vice consul. 



Adelaide, South Australia. 



.consul. 



•Fremantle-Perth, West- 
ern Australia. 
Brisbane, Queensland -. 



Sydney, New South Wales. 



•Newcastle, N. S. W. 
(New Zealand) 
Wellington 



•Christchurch. 

•Dunedin 

Auclcland 



(Fiji Islands) 



(Newfoundland) 



St. John's. 



(Other America) 

Barbados, British West Indies.. 

•Roseau, Dominica, B. W. I. 

•St. Lucia, B. W.I 

Belize, British Honduras 



Georgetown, British Guiana. 



•Paramaribo, Netherland 
Guiana. 
Hamilton, Bermuda 



•St. George's, Bermuda. 
Kingston, Jamaica 



Leo J. Callanan, vice consul , 

Alfred E. Morgans, consular agent . 

Robert L. Rankin, consul 



Missouri 

New Jersey. 
New Jersey. 



June 29,1926 
June 9, 1926 
July 10,1925 



Massachusetts. 
Australia 



New Jersey. 



Ezra M. Lawton, consul general in charge ..i Ohio 

Dayle C. McDonough, consul | Missouri.. 

Walter T. Costello, vice consul California. 

Harry A. Davies, consular agent Australia.. 



Will L. Lowrie, consul general Illinois 

Bernard Gotlieb, consul New York 

H. P. Bridge, consular agent New Zealand.. 

Harman Reeves, consular agent i New Zealand... 

Walter F. Boyle, consul Georgia 

William P. Cochran, jr., vice consul i Pennsylvania.. 

Leonard A. Bachelder, vice consul Massachusetts. 



Quincy F. Roberts, consul. 



Avra M. Warren, consul 

Timothy V. Hartnett. vice consul. 
Thomas D. Bergin, vice consul 



William W. Brunswick, consul 

Henry A. Frampton, consular agent. 

William Peter, consular agent 

G. Russell Taggart, consul. 

John H. Biddle, vice consul 



.consul. 



Harold R. Brown, vice consul 

James S. Lawton, consular agent. 



Nassau, N. P., Bahamas 

Trinidad, British West Indies. 



•Brighton,Trinidad,B. W. I. 
•Grenada, B. W. I 



Robertson Honey, consul 

Edwin Clay Merrell, vice consul 

Frederick Joseph Robertson, consular agent 

Jos6 de Olivares, consul 

Louis A. Clausel, vice consul 

George F. Kelly, vice consul 

Charles C.Broy, consul ,. 

James Franklin Points, vice consul 

consul. 

Alfredo L. Demorest, vice consul 

Marc de Verteuil, consular agent 

John McGilchrist, consular agent 



Texas. 



Maryland. 
New York. 
Texas 



Kansas 

Dominica... 

St. Lucia 

New Jersey. 
New York.. 



Oct. 13,1927 
Apr. 29,1921 

July 13, 1927 

Mar. 30, 1923 
Nov. 22, 1926 
Aug. 9, 1926 
Oct. 5, 1927 



Oct. 22,1924 

Mar. 10, 1928 

Mar. 31, 1928 

Apr. 6, 1920 

Mar. 19, 1925 

Nov. 3.1928 

Feb. 6, 1915 



May 17, 1928 



June 10,1926 
Jan. 14,1919 

Sept. 10,1928 

Mar. 6,1928 
Nov. 24, 1896 
Jan. 8, 1873 
June 30,1927 
July 27,1907 



Massachusetts. 
Illinois 



New York 

Oklahoma 

Bermuda 

Missouri 

Dist. Columbia 
Massachusetts., 

Virginia 

Virginia 



Nov. 8,1927 
Aug. 23,1917 

July 23,1924 
July 1, 1920 
Aug. 17,1917 
June 23,1924 
Feb. 9, 1927 
Apr. 1, 1925 
Dec. 15, 1926 
Aug. 11,1927 



Dist. Columbia. 



Grenada. 



Mar. 9,1921 
Mar. 23, 1921 
June 21,1920 



$8, 000 
3,500 
2,500 



2,750 
Fees 



3,500 



7,000 
5,000 



Fees 



7,000 
4,000 
Fees 
Fees 
5,000 
2,500 



3,500 



5,000 



3,500 
Fees 
Fees 

4,000 



Fees 
4,000 



Fees 
5,000 



4,500 



Feea 
Fees 



56 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



GK££CE 



Athens. 



Patras. 






•Kalamata 

Saloniki (Thessalonica) . 



GUATEMALA 
Guatemala 



Puerto Barrios- 
•San Jos6 



HAITI 
Port au Prince 



•J6r6mie.. 

•St. Marc. 

Cape Haitien. 



•Qonalves 

•Port de Paix. 



HONDURAS 
Tegucigalpa 



Ceiba. 



Name and rank 



Robert P. Skinner, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Herbert S. Qoold, first secretary 

Clayson W. Aldridge, third secretary 

Col. Edward Davis, military attach6 

Gardner Richardson, commercial attach^ 

Ralph B. Curren, asst. com'l attach^... 



consul general. 

Leiand B. Morris, consul 

Edwin A. Plitt, consul 

Ilenry A. W. Beck, vice consul 

William R. Morton, vice consul 

Constantine M. Corafa, vice consul 

Thomas D. Davis, consul 

W. Winthrop Burr, vice consul 

Sotiris Carapateas, consular agent 

Charles J. Pisar, consul. 

James S. Moose, jr., vice consul 

Herbert F. Pearson, vice consul 



Arthur H. Oeissler, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Stanley Hawks, third secretary 

MaJ. Fred T. Cruse, military attache 

Merwin L. Bohan, commercial attache 



George K. Donald, consul general 

H. Eric Trammell, vice consul 

Burdette B. Bliss, vice consul 

Wallace C. Hutchinson, vice consul 

consular agent. 



envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 
Stuart E. Grummon, third secretary 



Samuel W. Honaker, consul 

George D. LaMont, vice consul 

St. Charles Villedrouin, consular agent 

Francis A. Fitzpatrick, consular agent 

consul 

Corey F. Wood, vice consul 

J. William Woei, consular agent 

M. Florentin 8. Maurrasse, consular agent 



George T. Summerlin, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

George R. Merrell, jr., second secretary 

Ma]. Fred T. Cruse, military attache 

Merwin L. Bohan, commercial attache 



George P. Shaw, consul California. 

Nelson R. Park, consul Colorado.. 

Derrill H. McCoUough, vice consul I Texas 



Whence 
appointed 



Ohio. 



California 

New York 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 
Dept. Commerce 



Pennsylvania... 

Maryland 

Indiana 

New York 

New York 

Oklahoma 

New York 

Missouri 

Wisconsin 

Arkansas 

Georgia 



Oklahoma. 



New York 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Alabama 

Dist. Columbia. 

Michigan 

New York 



New Jersey. 



Texas 

New York 

New York 

Pennsylvania... 



Massachusetts. . 
Massachusetts.. 



Louisiana. 



Missouri 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Date of 
assignment 



July 3, 1926 

July 17,1924 
June 21, 1928 
Nov. 18, 1927 
Apr. 3, 1926 
Dec. 20,1928 



Nov. 

Apr. 

June 

Jan 

Jan 

Sept. 

Oct. 

May 

July 

June 

Oct. 



27, 1926 

14. 1926 

16. 1927 
18, 1922 

3, 1922 
24, 1925 
28. 1927 
13, 1914 

13. 1927 

12. 1928 
6. 1924 



May 24,1922 

Feb. 7, 1927 
Dec. 23,1927 
June 22,1928 

June 12,1928 
June 29,1927 
June 9, 1926 
Jan. 8, 1919 



July 24,1928 

July 12,1927 
Sept. 17, 1927 
June 15,1903 
Oct. 6, 1922 



Mar. 25, 1924 
Sept. 8,1899 
Oct. 17,1925 



Mar. 12, 1925 

July 24,1928 
Dec. 23,1927 
Oct. 5, 1928 

Oct. 22,1924 
Feb. 12,1927 
June 6, 1018 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



57 



Post 



HONDURAS 



Ceiba— Continued. 
Puerto Castilla. 
Tela 



•Bonacca.. 
Puerto Cortes. 



•San Pedro Sula.. 
HUNGARY 



Budapest. 



IRAQ (MESOPOTAMIA) 
Baghdad 



IRISH FREE STATE 
Dublin... 



•Qalway. 
Cobb 



ITALY 



Rome- 



Name and rank 



Winfleld H. Scott, vice consul 

T. Monroe Fisher, vice consul 

Robert de C. Purdy, vice consul ... 
Sandy Kirkconnell, consular agent. 



.consul. 



Archer Woodford, vice consul 

Gardner A. Myrick, vice consul 

William Forrest Coleman, consular agent. 



J. Butler Wright, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Edward S. Crocker, 2d, third secretary 

William A. Hodgman, commercial atachg. 



William H. Gale, consul general .. 

Alexander K. Sloan, consul 

John H. Morgan, vice consul 

Stephen B. Vaughan, vice consul. 



John Randolph, consul 

Robert Y. Brown, vice consul 

Wendell S. Howard, vice consul. 



Frederick A. Sterling, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

Wainwright Abbott, second secretary , 

Col. John R. Thomas, jr., military attach^ 



Cornelius Ferris, consul general 

Julian F. Harrington, vice consul... 

Early B. Christian, vice consul , 

Edwin J. King, vice consul 

Frederick S. Barny, vice consul 

Robert A. Tennant, consular agent. 

Hiram A. Boucher, consul , 

William L. Peck, vice consul 

David C. Elkington, vice consul 



Henry P. Fletcher, ambassador extraordinary and 

plenipotentiary. 
counselor of embassy.. 

Alexander C. Kirk, first secretary 

Harold H. Tittmann, Jr., second secretary 

Thomas L. Daniels, second secretary 

Maj. James L. Collins, military attach^. 

Capt. Ralston S. Holmes, naval attach^ ■ 

Mowatt M. Mitchell, commercial attache 

Maj. William E. Shipp, asst. mil. attach^ 

Maj. George E. Lovell, jr., asst. mil. attache for air 

Com. John R. Beardall, asst. nav. attachfi 

Com. James Orville Qawne, asst. nav. attache 

Com. Patrick N. L. Bellinger, asst. nav. attache. 

Lt. John Oldham Huse, asst. nav. attache 

A. A. Osborne, asst. com'l attache 



Whence 
appointed 



Dist. Columbia . 

Virginia 

New York 

Honduras 



Kentucky. 

Illinois 

Georgia... 



Wyoming. 



Massachusetts.. 
Dept. Commerce 



Virginia 

Pennsylvania 

Massachusetts.. 
New York 



New York 

Alabama 

Pennsylvania... 



Texas. 



Pennsylvania. 
War Dept 



Colorado 

Massachusetts. 

Louisiana 

Pennsylvania... 

New York 

Ireland 

Minnesota... 
Connecticut.. 
Illinois 



Pennsylvania.. 



Illinois. 

Missouri 

Minnesota... 

War Dept 

Navy Dept.. 
Dept. Commerce 
War Dept.... 

War Dept 

Navy Dept.. 
Navy Dept.. 
Navy Dept.. 
Navy Dept.. 
Dept. Commerce 



Date of 
assignment 



Apr. 22,1926 
Apr. 12, 1928 
May 9, 1922 
June 20,1906 



Aug. 14, 1928 
May 8, 1926 
May 24, 1927 



Feb. 26,1927 

Dec. 13,1926 
Oct. 2, 1928 

Nov. 12, 1926 

Oct. 29.1928 
May 25,1926 
Mar. 14,1925 



Mar. 16, 1923 
Nov. 5, 1928 
Sept. 2,1926 



Feb. 19,1927 



June 9. 1927 
June 1, 1928 



Nov. 
Mar. 
May 
Aug. 
Mar. 
May 
Nov. 
May 
Oct. 



1, 1927 

9. 1926 

25. 1926 
10, 1928 

25. 1927 
4, 1901 

1. 1927 

19. 1928 
13, 1926 



Feb. 19,1924 



Oct. 

Apr. 

Dec. 

Dec. 

Mar. 

Jan. 

Jan. 

Dec. 

Mar. 

May 

Apr. 

Nov. 

June 



5, 1928 

23. 1925 

13. 1926 
9, 1927 

26, 1928 
13, 1928 

19. 1927 

21. 1927 
13, 1926 

6, 1926 

24. 1928 
20, 1928 
27, 1921 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



$3, 000 



Fees 



2,500 



Fees 



10, 000 
4,000 



8,000 
4.000 
2,750 



4,500 
2,500 



10, 000 
5,000 



7,000 
2,750 
2,750 



Fees 
4,000 
2,750 



17, 500 



7,000 
5,000 
5,000 



58 



FOEEIGN" SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



ITALY 
Rome — Continued . . 



Florence. 



Genoa. 



Name and rank 



Leghorn 

Messina. 
Milan... 

Naples.. 



Palermo 

Trieste 

Turin. -- - 

Venice 

JAPANESE EMPIRE 
Tokyo 



Leon Dominian, consul 

William Oscar Jones, consul. 

Franklin C. Oowen, vice consul 

George B. Seawright, vice consul 

Leonard G. Bradford, vice consul... 

Joseph E. Haven, consul 

Ilo C. Funk, consul 

Edgar H. Slaughter, vice consul 

Henry P. Starrett, consul general ... 

Julian C. Dorr, vice consul 

Angelo Boragino, vice consul 

Stanley R. Lawson, vice consul 

William P. Shockley, vice consul 

Karl de G. MacVitty, consul 

David H. Buffum, vice consul 

John Q. Wood, consul 

George P. Wilson, vice consul 

Homer Brett, consul 

Hugh S. Miller, consul. 

John F. Huddleston, consul 

Linton Crook, vice consul 

Homer M. Byington, consul general. 

Alfred T. Nester, consul 

Sydney B. Redecker, consul 

Ernest E. Evans, consul 

Lawrence S. Armstrong, vice consul. 

Adam Beaumont, vice consul 

Howard K. Travers, consul 

Walton C. Ferris, vice consul 

Walter H. Sholes, consul 

Howard A. Bowman, vice consul 

William W. Heard, consul 

William P. Shockley, jr., vice consul 

James B. Young, consul 

John E. Holler, vice consul 



Charles MacVeagh, ambassador extraordinary and 
plenipotentiary. 

Edwin L. Neville, counselor of embassy 

Eugene H. Dooman, first secretary 

Hugh Millard, second secretary.- 

Robert S. Burgher, third secretary.. 

Laurence E. Salisbury, third secretary , 

Cabot Coville, language officer. 

Monroe Hall, language officer 

Lt. Col. Charles Burnett, military attach^ 

Capt. Joseph Vance Ogan, naval attache , 

Halleck A. Butts, commercial attache... 

Lt. Arthur H. McCollum, asst. nav. attache , 

Joseph H. Ehlers, asst. com'l attach^ ., 

Maj. Richard W. Cooksey, language officer 

Maj. William T. Pigott, jr., language officer 

Capt. Coleman F. Driver, language officer 

Capt. Tobin C. Rote, language officer 

Capt. Allender Swift, language officer 

1st Lt. E. Carl Engelhart, language officer ., 

1st Lt. John Weckerling, language officer 

1st Lt. Chester A. Home, language officer 



Whence 
appointed 



New York , 

Pennsylvania... 
Pennsylvania... 

Indiana 

Massachusetts.. 

Illinois... , 

Colorado 

Illinois 

Florida 

New York 

California 

New York 

Delaware 

Illinois 

Maine 



Hawaii -..' Oct. 



Pennsylvania 

Mississippi 

Illinois 

Ohio 

Alabama 

Connecticut 

New York 

New York 

New York 

New York 

Massachusetts- - 

New York 

Wisconsin 

Oklahoma 

New York 

Maryland 

Delaware.- 

Pennsylvania 

Pennsylvania 



New Hampshire. 

Ohio 

New York 

Nebraska 

Texas 

Illinois 

California 

New York 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

War Dept 

War Dept 

War Dept .• 

War Dept. 

War Dept 

War Dept 

War Dept 

War Dept 



Apr. 
May 
Feb. 
July 
June 
Apr. 
Nov. 
Aug. 
Nov. 
Apr. 
Sept. 
May 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Feb. 
Mar. 
Feb. 
Apr. 



12, 1928 
19, 1926 
7, 1927 

29. 1925 

26. 1926 

8. 1927 

3. 1928 
7, 1925 
3, 1928 
7, 1927 

19, 1928 

16. 1927 
4, 1925 
4, 1925 

22, 1927 
22, 1927 
20, 192S 

22. 1927 

20. 1928 
26, 1928 



Date of 
assignment 


Com- 
pensa- 
tion 


June 18,1924 
May 17, 1928 
Aug. 10,1926 
Oct- 26, 1926 


$6, 000 
3,500 
2,750 


Mar. 13, 1928 




Mar. 30, 1923 
Feb. 18,1928 
Dec. 28, 1927 


6,000 
4,000 


Nov. 16, 1926 
Mar. 6,1926 
Feb. 16,1915 


7,000 
2,750 


Sept. 29, 1928 




Oct. 5, 1926 




Jan. 27,1928 
Mar. 19, 1928 


4,500 


Oct. 29,1928 
Dec. 12,1928 


6,000 


Sept. 5,1928 
Nov. 3,1926 
May 17,1928 
Nov. 22, 1927 


5,000 
3,500 
3,500 


Mar. 28, 1923 
Mar. 18, 1926 
July 12,1927 
May 17,1928 
Feb. 28,1928 
Dec. 5, 1924 


9,000 
3.500 
3,500 
3,500 
3,000 


Sept. 21, 1927 
June 16,1927 
June 9, 1926 
Oct. 6, 1924 
June 2, 1928 
Apr. 11,1928 
Apr. 16,1920 
June 2,1923 


4,000 
2,500 
5,000 
3,000 
4,000 


6,000 
2,750 


Sept. 24, 1925 


17, 500 



FOEEIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



59 



Post 



JAPANESE EMPIRE 
ok yo— Continued -. 



lairen, Manchuria. 
;obe, Japan. 



Tagasaki, Japan, 
fagoya, Japan... 



eoul, Chosen 

'aihoku, Taiwan, 
'okohama, Japan. 



LATVIA ' 



Uga. 



Monrovia. 



LITHUANIA 



Name and rank 



1st Lt. Joseph F. Burke, language officer 

Lt. (jg) Uenri II. Smith-Hutton, language officer. 

Lt. (jg) Louis D. Libenow, language officer 

Lt. (jg) Edward S. Pearce, language officer.. 

Lt. (jg) Thomas B. Birtley, language officer 

Lt. (jg) Ethelbert Watts, language officer 

Lt. (jg) Kenneth D. Ringle, language officer 

2d Lt. Frank P. Pyzick, language officer 



Whence 
appointed 



— consul general. 

Graham H. Kemper, consul 

Leo D. Sturgeon, consul 

Charles L. De Vault, consul 

Kennett F. Potter, vice consul... 

Charles S. Reed, 2d, vice consul 

U. Merrell Benningholf, vice consul 

William R. Langdon, consul 

Erie R. Dickover, consul 

Sheridan Talbott, consul 

Whitney Young, vice consul 

George J. Haering, vice consul.. 

Bruce Lancaster, vice consul 

Otis W. Rhoades, vice consul 

Henry B. Hitchcock, consul 

— consul. 

Austin R. Preston, jr., vice consul 

Ransford S. Miller, consul general 

Charles H. Stephan, vice consul 

- consul, 

William F. Nason, vice consul.. 

Leonard N. Green, consul 

William T. Turner, vice consul 

George E. Aurell, vice consul... 



Navy Dept. 
Navy Dept. 
Navy Dept. 
Navy Dept. 
Navy Dept. 
Navy Dept. 
Navy Dept. 
Navy Dept. 



Date of 
assignment 



Oct. 23, 1926 
Apr. 14,1926 
6, 1926 
6, 1927 
11, 1927 
5, 1928 
3, 1928 
12, 1928 



Oct. 

Apr. 
July 
Mar. 
Nov. 
Oct. 



Kentucky 

Illinois 

Indiana 

Missouri. 

Ohio 

New York 

Massachusetts. 

California . 

Kentucky 

New York 

New York 

Massachusetts. 

Maryland 

New York 



June 
Mar. 
Mar. 
June 
Oct. 
June 
Feb. 
Nov. 
May 
July 
Nov. 
June 
Mar. 
Oct. 



6, 1928 
3, 1928 
3,1928 
11, 1928 
10, 1928 
21,1927 
27, 1928 
23, 1921 
17, 1928 
31, 1924 

8. 1924 
11, 1928 
20, 1928 

8. 1925 



New York. 
New York. 
New York., 



Mar. 19, 1928 
Sept. 5,1919 
Nov. 8,1926 



Massachusetts. 

Minnesota 

Georgia 

Oklahoma 



Mar. 19, 1928 ! 
May 17,1928 
Aug. 9, 1926 
June 9, 1928 



Frederick W. B. Coleman, envoy extraordinary i Minnesota Sept. 20,19; 

and minister plenipotentiary. j 

Louis A. SussdorfT, jr., first secretary... ..j New York.. 

David B. Macgowan, first secretary ; Tennessee. 



Loy W. Henderson, third secretary 

Maj. George E. Arneman, military attachS. 



Alfred W. Kliefoth, consul 

Landreth M. Harrison, vice consul. 



William T. Francis, minister resident and consul 

general. 
Clifton R. Wharton, third secretary' 



Clifton R. Wharton, vice consul 



fovno.. ] Frederick W. B. Coleman, envoy extraordinary 

and minister plenipotentiary. 

Louis A. Sussdorff, jr., first secretary 

David B. Macgowan, first secretary 

Loy W. Henderson, third secretary.. 



Colorado.. 
War Dept. 



Pennsylvania... 
Minnesota 



Dec. 30,1926 
Oct. 14,1922 
May 12, 1927 
Mar. 5,1928 



June 13, 1927 
Mar. 8,1928 



Minnesota July 9,1927 



Massachusetts.. 


Mar. 


21, 1925 


2,750 


Massachusetts... 


Mar. 


30, 1927 


(') 


Minnesota 


Sept. 


20, 1922 


10, 000 


New York 


Dec. 


30, 1926 


7,000 


Tennessee 


Oct. 


14, 1922 


5,000 


Colorado 


May 


12, 1927 


3,500 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



$6, 000 
4,000 
3,500 
2,500 
2,500 



4,500 
5,000 
3,500 
3.000 
3,000 
2,500 



4,500 



3,000 
8,000 



3,000 
3,500 
2,750 



10, 000 

7,000 
5,000 
3,500 



5,000 
2,500 



5,000 



' See below. Consular Service. ' The diplomatic officers here listed are accredited to Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. 
2 See above. Diplomatic Service. 

30722—29 5 



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Post 



IITHUANIA 
Kovno— Continued 



LUXEMBURG > 
Luxemburg 



MEXICO 
Mexico, D. F 



•Puebia, Puebla. 
Acapulco, Guerrero. 



Agua Prieta, Sonera. 



Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes. 
Alvaro Obregon, Tabasco 



Chihuahua, Chihuahua 

Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. 



Durango, Durango. 



Ensenada, Lower California... 



Name and rank 



Maj. George E. Arneman, military attachfi. 



Hugh S. Fullerton, consul... 
Paul J. Reveley, vice consul. 



Hugh S. Gibson, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Edward L. Reed, first secretary 

Paul Mayo, third secretary 

Maj. Edwin M. Watson, military attachS 

Raymond C. Miller, commercial attach§ 



James E. Parks, vice consul. 



Dwight W. Morrow, ambassador extraordinary 
and plenipotentiary. 

Stokeley W. Morgan, counselor of embassy 

Herschel V. Johnson, first secretary 

Edward P. Lowry, third secretary 

Allan Dawson, third secretary 

Lt. Col. Gordon Johnston, military attache 

Capt. Lewis B. McBride, naval attach^ 

George Wythe, commercial attach^.. 

Maj. Henry B. Cheadle, asst. mil. attache 

Capt. Winfred Houghton, asst. mil. attache 

Albert F. Nufer, asst. com'l attache. 



William Dawson, consul general 

Dudley G. Dwyre, consul 

Charles W. Lewis, jr., consul 

George H. Winters, vice consul 

Lawrence Higgins, vice consul 

James E. Brown, jr., vice consul 

William O. Jenkins, consular agent. 



.consul. 



Harry K. Pangburn, vice consul. 

John E. Jones, vice consul 

Eli Taylor, vice consul 



.consul. 



.consul. 



.consul. 



Fayette J. Flexer, vice consul.. 

David J. D. Myers, consul 

John W. Dye, consul 

W. M. Parker Mitchell, consul. 
OUis B. Ferguson, vice consul... 
Robert M. Ott, vice consul 



.consul. 



Ellis A. Bonnet, vice consul 

Granville Oury-Jackson, vice consul . 

Ernest A. Wakefield, consul 

Earl Wilbert Eaton, vice consul 



Whence 
appointed 



War Dept. 



Ohio. , 

Connecticut. 



California. 



Pennsylvania... 

Colorado 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

North Carolina . 



New Jersey- 



Arkansas 

North Carolina . 

Illinois 

Iowa 

War Dept.. 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 
War Dept.... 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Minnesota 

Colorado 

Michigan 

Kansas 

Massachusetts . 
Pennsylvania. - 
Tennessee 



Date of 
assignment 



Mar. 5, 1928 

June 1, 1928 
Dec. 17,1927 



Feb. 17,1927 

July 19,1927 
Sept. 18, 1925 
Feb. 3, 1928 
Feb. 3, 1928 

May 19,1926 



Sept. 21, 1927 



Nov. 
July 
Sept. 
Oct. 
Nov. 
Feb. 
June 
Nov. 
Sept. 
Nov. 



5, 1928 
27, 1928 
10, 1928 

13. 1927 

14. 1928 
8, 1928 

29, 1928 
21, 1928 
14, 1928 
27, 1928 



July 6, 1928 
Oct. 19,1928 
Oct. 20,1926 
Sept. 14, 1925 
Sept. 21, 1927 
I Oct. 10,1928 
Feb. 26,1918 



Kentucky. 



Texas. 



New York. 



Illinois 

Georgia 

Minnesota. 

Virginia 

Missouri... 
Texas 



Texas 

Michigan. 

Maine 

Texas 



Sept. 1,1908 



June 1, 1927 



Mar. 27, 1926 



May 9,1927 

May 24, 1928 

Oct. 2, 1923 

Mar. 10, 1928 

Dec. 3, 1926 

May 3, 1928 



Sept. 17, 1927 
Sept. 15, 1928 
June 29,1927 
Feb. 4, 1928 



> Tbe diplomatic officers here listed are accredited also to Belgium, and the vice consulate at Luxemburg is under the co 
sulate at Antwerp. 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



61 



Post 



MEXICO 



Suadalajara, Jalisco. 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



Juaymas, Sonera... 
vlanzanillo, Colima. 



vlataiuoros, Tamaiiiipas. 



klazatlan, Sinaloa. 



•Los Mochis, Sinaloa 

viexicali, Lower California. 

vlonterrey, Nuevo Leon... 



■logales, Sonora. 



•Cananea, Sonera 

•^uevo Laredo, Tamaulipas. 



'iedras Negras, Coahuila. 
'rogreso, Yucatan 



altillo, Coahuila 

jan Luis Potosf, San Luis Potosf. 
ranipico, Tamaulipas 



Reed Paige Clark, consul ^ New Hampshire 

Raleigh A. Gibson, consul ' Illinois 

Joseph C. Satterthwaite, vice consul Michigan 

Herbert S. Bursley, consul Dist, Columbia. 

Alvin E. Moore, vice consul Louisiana 

- consul 

Edward H. Mall, vice consul Ohio. 

V. Harwood Blocker, jr., vice consul Texas 

consul 

Henry H. Leonard, vice consul 

Henry O. Krausse, vice consul 

William P. Blocker, consul Texas 

Waldo E. Bailey, vice consul Mississippi 

Harold Frederic Jones, consular agent Massachusetts.. 

Frank Bohr, consul ' Kansas 

Charles W. Doherty, vice consul Mississippi 

Henry H. Balch, consul ! Alabama 

John McArdle, vice consul ; Pennsylvania... 

William E. Copley, vice consul j Pennsylvania 

Henry C. A. Damm, consul ! Tennessee 



Date of 
assignment 



Sept. 10, 1928 
Get. 27,1928 
Apr. 25,1927 
Sept. 8,1926 
Apr. 25,1928 



Indiana. 
Texas... 



Maurice W. Altaffer, consul 

Thomas M. Powell, vice consul.. 

Jeptha M. Gibbs, consular agent 

Richard F. Boyce, consul 

Gaston A. Cournoyer, vice consul .j New Hampshire 

Stephen E. Agulrre, vice consul Texas 

Paul H. Foster, consul ' Texas 



Ohio 

Texas 

Arizona... 
Michigan. 



Oscar C. Harper, vice consul. 



.consuL 



Rufus H. Lane, jr., vice consul. 
Lynn W. Franklin, consul 



Texas. 



Dec. 16,1927 
Nov. 27, 1928 



Jan. 

May 

Aug. 

July 

Sept. 

Aug. 

Aug. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Juno 

Oct. 

Aug. 

Dec. 

Jan. 

June 

Oct. 

Feb. 

Sept. 

Nov. 



30, 1925 

16. 1927 
17.1925 

26. 1928 
6, 1919 

17,1925 
21, 1921 
27, 1928 

4, 1928 
19, 1928 

2, 1923 

24. 1927 
1, ]ft27 

30,1918 

29. 1928 
24, 1928 
18, 1927 

7, 1928 
21, 1925 



Virginia... 
Maryland. 



•Tuxpan, Vera Cruz. 
Porreon, Coahuila 



William W. Early, consul I North Carolina. 



/era Cruz, Vera Cruz. 



New Hampshire 

Texas 

Texas.. 



MONACO ' 



VIonaco. 



MOROCCO 



rangier. 



Casablanca 



Peter H. A. Flood, consul 

Edward S. Maney, vice consul 

Myron H. Schraud, vice consul 

consular agent 

William I. Jackson, consul 

James C. Powell, jr., vice consul 

Leonard G. Dawson, consul [ Virginia 

Willys A. Myers, vice consul Iowa 

Harold C. Wood, vice consul .1 Massachusetts 



Illinois. 
Texas.. 



May 19,1928 
Feb. 27,1928 
Mar. 19, 1925 
July 16,1927 
Oct. 24,1928 
Sept. 7,1928 



Feb. 21,1927 

May 3,1928 
Oct. 29,1928 
Feb. 11,1919 

Sept. 28, 1928 



Otis A. Glazebrook, consul 

George Alexander Armstrong, vice consul. 



Maxwell Blake,' diplomatic agent and consul 
general. 



Horace Remillard, consul 

n. Earle Russell, consul 

Frederick F. Henrotin, vice consul. 



New Jersey Apr. 

New York i Nov. 



7. 1927 

9. 1928 



Missouri. 



May 14,1925 



Massachusetts.. Sept. 7, 1926 

Michigan Mar. 12,1924 

Illinois ' Apr. 28,1927 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



$4, 500 
4,000 
2,500 
4,000 



4,5^10 



Fees 

4,000 



5,000 
2,750 



5,000 
3,600 



Fees 
4,500 
2,500 



3,500 



2,750 
4,000 
3,500 
3,500 
2,500 



Fees 
4,000 



4,500 



6,000 
3,000 



9,000 



4,000 
4,600 



a' •The consuls at Monaco are also consuls at Nice, France. 

'Foreign Service ofDcer, Class I, appointed to act as diplomatic agent and consul general pursuant to Sec. 17 of an act of 
Congress approved May 24, 1924. Receives compensation as a Foreign Service officer. 



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Post 



NETHERLANDS AND 
POSSESSIONS 

(Netherlands) 

The Hague 



Amsterdam. 



Rotterdam. 



The Hague . 
•Flushing 



(Possessions) 

Batavia, Java, Netherland East 
Indies. 

CuraQao, Netherland West 
Indies. 

Medan, Sumatra, Netherland 
East Indies. 

•Paramaribo, Netherland Gui- 
ana (agency under George- 
town, Dritish Guiana). 

Surabaya, Java, Netherland 
East Indies. 



NICASAGUA 



Managua. 



Bluefields 

Corinto 

•Matagalpa. 



NORWAY 



Oslo. 



Name and rank 



Richard M. Tobin, envoy extraordinary and min 
ister plenipotentiary. 

R. Henry Norweb, first secretary 

Merritt Swift, second secretary 

Maj. Edwin M. Watson, military attache 

Com. Robert R. M. Emmet, naval attach^ 

Jesse F. Van Wickel, commercial attach^ 

Maj. George E. A. Reinburg, asst. mU. att. for air. 

Com. John R. Beardall, asst. nav. attache 

Com. James Orville Oawne, asst. nav. attache 

Lt. Com. R. D. Kirkpatrick, asst. nav. attache... 
Lt. Com. AVilliam D. Thomas, asst. nav. attache.. 

Lt. John Oldham Huse, asst. nav. attache 

Paul S. Quinn, asst. com'l attache 



Whence 
appointed 



California Mar. 8, 1923 



Date of 
assignment 



Ohio 

Dist. Columbia. 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

War Dept. 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Charles L. Hoover, consul general ! Missouri... 

Carl O. Spamer, consul Maryland.. 

Miss Pattie H. Field, vice consul Colorado... 

J. Stanford Edwards, vice consul New York. 

Carol 11. Foster, consul Maryland.. 



Albert M. Doyle, consul 

George Tait, vice consul 

Eugene Nabel, vice consul 

Anders C. Nelson, vice consul. 
Pieter F. Auer, consular agent.. 



Coert du Bois, consul general. 
Joseph G. Groeninger, consul.. 
Dale W. Maher, vice consul.. 
Thomas W. Voetter, consul- 



Walter A. Foote, consul 

Raymond LeR. Archer, vice consul. 
James S. Lawton, consular agent 



Michigan 

Virginia 

Rhode Island... 

Illinois 

Netherlands 



California 

Dist. Columbia. 

Missouri 

New Mexico 

Pennsylvania ... 
Pennsylvania... 
Illinois -. 



May 
Oct. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Sept. 
Dec. 
Mar. 
May 
Dec. 
Aug. 
Nov. 
Nov. 

Oct. 

July 

Sept. 

June 

Sept. 

Apr. 

Oct. 

Nov. 

Nov. 

Jan. 



1. 1925 
24, 1927 

9, 1927 
18, 1927 

18. 1926 

21. 1927 
13, 1926 

6. 1926 

22. 1926 
16, 1928 

20. 1928 

9. 1927 

18. 1927 
11,1924 

2. 1925 
21. 1922 

10. 1928 

2. 1926 
22, 1927 

7, 1921 

23, 1917 

6, 1899 



Edward M. Qroth, consul. 



Charles C. Eberhardt, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

John C. Wiley, counselor of legation 

Willard L. Beaulac, second secretary 

William J. McCaflerty, third secretary 

Maj. Fred T. Cruse, military attache 

George C. Peck, commercial attache 



Samuel J. Fletcher, consul. 
Christian T. Steger, consul. 



.consular agent. 



Laurits S. Swenson, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 
Hallett Johnson, first secretary 



New York. 



Kansas. 



May 7,1927 
Oct. 27,1927 
Sept. 23, 1927 
July 23,1924 

May 13,1927 
Mar. 22, 1926 
Aug. 23, 1917 



Dec. 17,1925 



Mar. 12, 1925 



Indiana ; Sept. 28, 1928 

Rhode Island... Dec. 10,1928 

California , Sept. 1,1927 

War Dept Dec. 23,1927 

Dept. Commerce' Oct. 8, 1928 

Maine , Nov. 7,1927 

Virginia Apr. 22, 192A 



Minnesota. 



Oct. 8, 1921 



New Jersey 1 July 11,1927 



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63 



Post 


Name and rank 


Whence 
appointed 


Date of 
assignment 


Com- 
pensa- 
tion 


NORWAY 


Maj. Emil P. Pierson, military attache 


War Dept.. 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

Maryland 

Pennsylvania... 

Wyoming 

Connecticut 

Wisconsin 

West Virginia... 
Pennsylvania... 
Oregon 


Nov. 22, 1928 
Sept. 24, 1927 

Sept. 25, 1928 

June 13,1928 
Apr. S, 1927 






Capt. George M. Baum. naval attach^ 






Marguard H. Lund, commercial attachfi 






Thomas 11. Bevan, consul general 


$6, 000 
.^ finn 




Clark P. Kuykendall, consul 




Julius C. Jensen, vice consul 


Mar. 14, 1928 ' 




Thomas Edmund Burke, vice consul 


Apr. 10, 1928 






Maurice C. Pierce, consul 


Jan. 2, 1924 
Feb. 25,1927 
June 9,1926 
Dec. 22.1926 

June 20, 1928 


4,000 




Charles E. Worman, vice consul 




John J. Meily, consul . . 


4 000 




Frithjof C. Sigmond, vice consul 




PALESTINE 


Paul Knabenshue, consul general in charge 

Joseph T. Oilman, vice consul 


Ohio 


fi.nnn 




Massachusetts .. 

Kentucky 

Florida 


June 24,1927 Sfifin 


PANAMA 


John Glover South, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 
John F. Martin, first secretary 


Oct. 8, 1921 

Aug. 24,1927 

Nov. 27, 1928 
Oct. 13,1927 
Dec. 23,1927 
Sept. 21, 1926 


10, 000 
7,000 






Benjamin Muse, second secretary . . 


Virginia 


5,000 




Robert O'D. Hinckley, third secretary 


Dist. Columbia. 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 


3,000 




Mai. Fred T. Cruse, military attach^ 






George C. Peck, commercial attachf 






consul general.. 






Harry D. Myers, vice consul 


Missouri-- 


Sept. 17. 1924 






.. .. consul.. 






Charles F. Payne, vice consul 


Ohio 


Sept. 20, 1928 




del Toro 


consular agent.. 




Fees 


PARAGUAY 


George L. Kreeck, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 
John B. Faust, third secretary ' 




Mar. 18, 1925 

Nov. 20, 1928 
Oct. 4, 1928 


10, 000 




South Carolina,. 
War Dept 


2,500 




Capt. Edmond C. Fleming, military attach^ 

. .. consul.. 










John B. Faust, vice consul .. 


South Carolina.. 

New York 

Ohio 


Nov. 7,1928 

Mar. 17,1925 

Nov. 9,1927 
Feb. 23,1927 


W 


PERSIA 


Hoffman Philip, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 


10, 000 
6,000 






Colorado 


2,750 




consul 






Augustin W. Ferrin, consul . 


New York 

Pennsylvania... 
Ohio 


June 24,1926 

Mar. 29, 1928 

Nov. 11, 1927 
May 28, 1928 
Oct. 13,1928 
Nov. 5,1926 
Apr. 28.1927 


4, OCO 


PERD 


Alexander P. Moore, amljassador extraordinary 

and plenipotentiary. 
Matthew E Hanna, counselor of embassy . 


17, 500 




8,000 




Ellis 0. Briggs, third secretary .... 


New York 


2,750 




Maj. Charles Joseph Allen, military attach^ 

Oliver C. Townsend, commercial attache 


War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 
Dept. Commerce 










Julian D. Smith, asst. com'l attache 


. _,^ 



' See below. Consular Service. 



• See above. Diplomatic Service. 



64 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE XJ]SriTED STATES 



m 






mi 



m 



Post 



PESU 
Callao-Lima 

•Arequipa 

*La Oroya 

•Mollendo 

*Paita 

•Salaverry 

POLAND 
Warsaw 



PORTUGAL AND POSSES- 
SIONS 



(.Portugal) 



Lisbon. 



Funchal, Madeira. 



Oporto. 

St. Michael's, Azores 



(Possessions) 

Loanda, Angola, Africa. 



Name and rank 



Lourenco Marques, Mozam- 
bique, Africa. 



RUMANIA 



Bucharest. 



George A. Makinson, consul 

John M. Cabot, vice consul 

Samuel Reber, jr., vice consul 

J. Neil Murphy, consular agent 

Harold L. Crane, consular agent 

Ernest H. Quenet, consular agent 

Charles B. O. WUson, consular agent 
Floyd Sears, consular agent 



John B. Stetson, Jr., envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

J. Webb Benton, second secretary ., 

McCeney Werlich, third secretary 

Maj. Emer Yeager, military attache , 

Clayton Lane, commercial attache , 



Whence 
appointed 



Felix Cole, consul general 

Walter A. Leonard, consul.. 

Chester W. Davis, consul 

Charles H. Heisler, consul 

George D. Andrews, jr., vice consul. 

H. Charles Spruks, vice consul 

Harry H. Hall, vice consul 



Fred Morris Bearing, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

William Whiting Andrews, first secretary 

Maj. Frederick W. Manley, military attache 

Capt. George Washington Steele, naval attachfi... 

Charles A. Livengood, commercial attache 

Com. Hugh P. LeClair, asst. nav. attachfi 



Samuel T. Lee, consul general. 
Julian L. Pinkerton, consul 



.consul. 



John H. Lord, vice consul. 
William J. Yerby, consul— 



Prescott Childs, vice consul. 



.consul. 



Arthur F. Tower, vice consul... 
John W. Bailey, jr., vice consul. 



.consul. 



Eugene M. Hinkle, vice consul- 



Charles S. Wilson, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

John n. MacVeagh, second secretary 

Robert R. Patterson, third secretary 

Maj. Emer Yeager, military attachg.. 

SprouU Fouchg, commercial attach^ 



California 

Massachusetts.. 

New York 

New Mexico 

South Dakota.. 

Peru 

Perd 

New York 



Pennsylvania... 

Pennsylvania... 
Dist. Columbia. 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Dist. Columbia 

Illinois 

New York 

Delaware 

Tennessee 

Pennsylvania... 
Pennsylvania 



Missouri. 



Ohio 

War Dept.... 
Navy Dept,. 
Dept. Commerce 
Navy Dept.. 



Michigan., 
Kentucky. 



Massachusetts 
Tennessee 



Massachusetts. 



New bfork. 
Texas 



New York. 



Maine June 23,1928 



Date of 

assignment 



Aug. 20,1925 
Feb. 26,1927 
Feb. 26,1927 
Feb. 19,1927 
Sept. 9,1926 
Dec. 5, 1927 
Aug. 1, 1908 
Oct. 1, 1923 



July 3,1925 

Feb. 7, 1927 
Feb. 15,1928 
Oct. 8, 1928 
May 17,1928 

Aug. 24, 1928 

Apr. 25,1925 

May 4, 1926 

May 19,1926 

Mar. 13, 1928 

June 29,1928 
Sept. 29, 1928 



Feb. 10,1922 



Oct. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Oct. 
Apr. 



13. 1927 
2, 1926 

16. 1928 

17. 1927 

24. 1928 



May 21,1928 
July 16,1927 



Sept. 11, 1925 
Oct. 25,1926 



Dec. 10,1928 



June 28,1928 
Mar. 11, 1926 



Jan. 14,1928 



New York Apr. 14,1928 

Michigan Apr. 15,1926 

War Dept Nov. 27, 1928 

Dept. Commerce Aug. 2, 1928 



FOREIGlSr SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



65 



Post 



Name and rank 



Whence 
appointed 



RUMANIA 

Bucharest— Continued. 



SALVADOR 

(See El Salvador) 

SAN MARINO « 
San JSTarino 



SERBS, CROATS AND SIO- 
VENES, KINGDOM OF THE 

Belgrade 



Zagreb. 



SIAM 



Bangkok. 



SPAIN 



Madrid. 



Ely E. Palmer, consul general In charge Rhode Island... 

J. Rives Childs, consul Virginia 

John E. McAndrews, vice consul Minnesota 

Rudolph Peltzer, vice consul .- , New York 



Joseph E. Haven, consul. 



John Dyneley Prince, envoy extraordinary and 
minister plenipotentiary. 

Carl A. Fisher, third secretary 

Lt. Col. Edward Davis, military attach^ 

H. Lawrence Groves, commercial attache 



Illinois. 



New Jersey Feb. 23,1926 



Date of 
assignment 



Aug. 26, 1021 
May 4,1925 
Jan 7. 1922 

July 17, 1928 



Apr. 9, 1925 



Utah June 1,1926 

War Dept Nov. 18,1927 

Dept. Commerce Apr. 28, 1927 



William P. George, consul Alabama 

Stewart E. McMillin, consul ...i Kansas 

John L. Calnan, vice consul ! Massachusetts.. 

Leslie A. Davis, consul New York 

Walter B. Lowrie, vice consul j Minnesota 



Minnesota. 



Harold Orville Mackenzie, envoy extraordinary i New Jersey 
and minister plenipotentiary. 

Charles A. Bay, third secretary ' 

Maj. John Magruder, military attache ] War Dept 

Donald Renshaw, commercial attache ' Dept. Commerce 

1/80 Leng Hui, Interpreter Siam 



Charles A. Bay, consul 

Carl C. Hansen, vice consul- 



Minnesota. 
California.. 



Ogden H. Hammond, ambassador extraordinary 
and plenipotentiary. j 

Sheldon Whitehouse, counselor of embassy 

Percy A. Blair, second secretary.. -..' 

Walter H. Schoellkopf, second secretary 

Maj. Frederick W. Manley, military attache 

Capt. George Washington Steele, naval attache... 

Charles A Livengocd, commercial attache 

Maj. Barton K. Yount, asst. mil. attache for air... 

Com. Hugh P. LeClair, asst. nav. attache 

Evett D. Hester, asst. com'l attache 



New Jersey. 



Dec. 19,1928 
Sept. 8,1926 
June 26,1925 
Sept. 9,1924 

June 18, 1928 



Mar. 3,1927 

Nov. 11,1927 
June 9, 1926 
Jan. 23,1928 
Aug. 27, 1901 

Nov. 11. 1927 
Feb. 6, 1915 



Dec. 21,1925 



Com- 
pensa- 
tion 



New York 

Dist. Columbia 

New York .; 

War Dept.. 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 

War Dept 

Navy Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Mar. 

Feb. 

Apr. 

Feb 

Feb. 

June 

Dec. 

Apr. 

Apr. 



15, 1928 

17. 1927 

16. 1928 
2, 1926 

16, 1928 
30, 1927 

21. 1927 

24. 1928 
15, 1926 



Maurice L. Stafford, consul... 
Owen W. Gaines, vice consul. 



' See below. Consular Service. 
2 See above. Diplomatic Service. 



California Jan. 25,1927 

Georgia -I July 21,1928 

3 The consul at San Marino is also consul at Florence, Italy 



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FOEEIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



Post 



SPAIN 



Barcelona. 




•Tarragona 

Bilbao 

Malaga , 

Seville 

Tenerife, Canary Islands 

Las Palmas, Canary Islands 
Valencia 

Alicante 

Vigo 

SWEDEN 
Stockholm 



Name and rank 




Qoteborg 

MalmO 

SWITZERLAND 
Berne 



Nathaniel B, Stewart, consul general 

Frank Anderson Henry, consul 

Curtis C.Jordan, consul 

Thomas McEnelly, consul 

Roy W. Baker, vice consul.. 

Caesar Franklin Agostini, consular agent. 

Hooker A. Doolittle, consul 

Austin C. Brady, consul 

Harry A. McBride, vice consul 

Raymond O. Richarils, vice consul 

Richard Ford, consul 

Gerald Keith, vice consul - 

Harris N. Cookingham, consul 

Percy Q. Kemp, vice consul 

Clement S. Edwards, consul 

Albion W. Johnson, vice consul 

Manuel J. Codoner, vice consul 

Walter H. McKinney, consul 



Leland Harrison, envoy extraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Alexander R. Magruder, counselor of legation 

Maj. Emil P. Pierson, military attache 

Capt. George M. Baum, naval altachS 

T. O. Klath, commercial attach^ 

Maj. George E. A. Reinburg, asst. mil. att. for air. 
Lt. John Oldham Huse, asst. nav. attache 



John Ball Osborne, consul general. 

Maurice P. Dunlap, consul 

Benjamin M. Hulley, vice consul.. 

Henry C. von Struve, consul 

Herbert C. Biar, vice consul 

Ralph A. Boernstein, consul. 




Basel... 
Geneva. 



Lausanne. 



Hugh R. Wilson, envoy eitraordinary and min- 
ister plenipotentiary. 

Jay Pierrepont Moffat, first secretary 

Christian Gross, third secretary 

Col. Edward Carpenter, military attachfi 

Charles E. Lyon, commercial attache 

Maj. George E. A. Reinburg, asst. mil. att. for air. 



Donald R. Heath, consul.. 

J. A. Tuck Sherman, vice consul 

Calvin M. Hitch, consul 

.Mbert W Scott, vice consul 

Elbridge D. Rand, consul 

Qilson G. Blake, jr., consul 

Curtis T. Everett, consul 

Stanley Woodward, vice consul 

Marc Smith, vice consul. 

Frederick W. Baldwin, consul in charge. 



Whence 
appointed 



Georgia 

Delaware.. 
California.. 
New York. 
New York. 



New York 

New Mexico. 

Michigan 

Maine 

Oklahoma 

Illinois 

New York 

New York 

Minnesota..- 

Texas 

New York 

Michigan 



Illinois. 



Maryland 

WarDept 

Navy Dept... 
Dept. Commerce 

War Dept 

Navy Dept... 



Pennsylvania... 

Minnesota. 

Florida 

Texas 

Indiana 

Dist. Columbia 



Illinois. 



New York 

Illinois 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 
War Dept 



Kansas 

Maine 

Georgia 

Missouri 

California 

Maryland 

Tennessee 

Pennsylvania. 

Ohio.-.. 

New York 



Date of 
assignment 



Jan. 

Nov. 

Aug. 

Sept. 

Sept. 

Oct. 

June 

Feb. 

Apr. 

July 

Mar. 

Feb. 

May 

Jan. 

Jan. 

Dec. 

Dec. 

July 



7, 1926 
17, 1922 

4, 1926 
20, 1928 
28, 1926 

2, 1914 

2. 1926 

4. 1924 
4, 1923 

7. 1927 
10, 1927 
24, 1928 
29, 1928 

5, 1926 
2,1924 

3. 1928 
3, 1928 

1. 1925 



Feb 20, 1927 

Feb. 10,1925 

Nov. 22, 1928 
Sept. 24, 1927 
Feb. 28,1925 
Dec. 21,1927 
Nov. 20, 1928 

Nov. 16, 1926 
July 12,1927 
Nov. 8,1924 
June 9, 1926 
Apr. 10,1928 
May 17.1928 



Feb. 26,1927 

Sept. 29,1927 
July 30,1928 
Apr. 9, 1928 
July 26,1927 
Dec. 21,1927 



Aug. 
Aug. 
Mar. 
May 
May 
Oct. 
June 
Mar. 
Dec. 
May 



17, 1925 
2, 1926 

30, 1923 
9, 1927 

26, 1928 

15. 1927 

11. 1928 
3, 1926 
6, 1928 

17, 1928 



FOREIGN" SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 



67 



Post 



SWITZERLAND 

Zurich 

Lucerne •- 

SYfilA 



Beirut. 



TURKEY 
Constantinople 



Smyrna 

URUGUAY 
Monteviileo 



VENEZUELA 



Caracas. 



Ciudad Bolivar. 

La Quaira 

Maracaibo 



Puerto Cabello- 



Name and rank 



Lewis W. Haskell, consul general 

Cavendish W. Cannon, vice consul. 
George R. Uukill, consul in charge.. 



.consul general- 



George L. Brandt, consul 

James Hugh Keeley, jr., consul-. 

Harry L. Troutman, consul. 

Donal F. McGonigal, vice consul. 



Whence 
appointed 



South Carolina.. 

Utah 

Delaware 



Joseph C. Grew, ambassador extraordinary and 
plenipotentiary. 

Sheldon L. Crosby, counselor of embassy 

Ernest L. Ives, first secretary 

S. Pinkney Tuck, first secretary 

Jefferson Patterson, second secretary 

William H. Taylor, second secretary 

Lt. Co!. Jesse D. Elliott, military attach^... 

Julian Gillespie, commercial attachfi 



Dist. Columbia. 
Dlst. Columbia. 

Georgia 

New York 



New Hampshire 



New York... 

Virginia 

New York... 

Ohio 

Pennsylvania. 
War Dept.... 
Dept. Commerce 



consul generaL 

Charles E. Allen, consul. [ Kentucky 

Burton Y. Berry, vice consul... _! Indiana... 

Raymond A. Hare, vice consul ] Iowa. 

John Corrigan, consul... Georgia... 

Julius C. Holmes, vice consul... Kansas 



Date of 
assignment 



Oct. 29,1928 
May 29,1928 
May 17, 1928 



June 20, 1928 
Apr. 24, 1928 
May 29, 1928 
Oct. 30,1928 



May 19,1927 

Nov. 15, 1924 
Sept. 18, 1925 
May 26, 1928 
Sept. 2,1926 
Jan. 5, 1928 
June 15,1928 
Dec. 1, 1926 



U.Orant-Smith,envoyeitraordinary and minister ' Pennsylvania... 
plenipotentiary. j 

Gerhard Gade, third secretary Illinois 

Capt. Edmond C. Fleming, military attache War Dept 

Capt. Clarence L. Arnold, naval attach6 Navy Dept 

Clarence C. Brooks, commercial attach^ Dept. Commerce 



Clarence Carrigan, consul general in charge California. 

Nathan Scarriti, vice consul Missouri.. 

Morris N. Hughes, vice consul Illinois 



Willis C. Cook, envoy extraordinary and minister 
plenipotentiary. 

Cornelius Van H. Engert, first secretary 

Capt. Vernon C. De Votie, military attache 

Halbert E. Watklns, commercial attache 



South Dakota. 



California 

War Dept 

Dept. Commerce 



Henry M. Wolcott, consul 

Julius Wadsworth, vice consul.. 
Robert Henderson, vice consul. 
Ben C. Matthews, vice consul. 

J. Lee Murphy, consul 

Jay Walker, vice consul 



.consul. 



George R. Phelan, vice consul. 



New York 

Connecticut 

Venezuela 

South Carolina. 

New York. 

Dist. Columbia- 



California. 



Feb. 24. 1923 

Aug. 31, 1928 
Oct. 24, 1928 
Nov. 19, 1926 
Dec. 10, 1926 



Mar. 18, 1925 

July 11,1927 

Oct. 4, 1928 

May 24.1927 

Apr 28, 1927 

Jan. 27,1927 

June 16, 1927 

May 29,1928 

Oct. 8, 1921 

Dec. 21, 1927 

Oct. 29,1928 

Aug. 6. 1927 

June 2, 1926 

Nov. 3,1928 

Oct. 9, 1928 

Dec. 13,1927 

Oct. 29,1928 

Dec. 24,1925 



Dec. 10, 1923 



30722—29- 



FOREIGlSr SERVICE OF THE UlSriTED STATES 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS DETAILED AS INSPECTORS 



Name 



Whence 
appointed 



Date of 
assignment 



Louis O. Dreyfus, jr. (Western Europe) 

Dana G. Munro (Central America and the West Indies) 
Thomas M. Wilson (Central Asia and Africa) 



California | Oct. 1, 1928 

New Jersey I Nov. 13,1928 

Tennessee | Feb. 21,1925 



FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES 69 

FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS ASSIGNED TEMPORARILY TO TUE DEPARTMENT 



Nume 



Ailing, Paul H. 



Ansliuger, Harry J 

Ballantine, Joseph W. 
Barnes, Maynard IJ.. 
Bigelow, Donald F... 

Boal, Pierre de L 

Caldwell, John K 

Davis. Monnctt B 

Dumont, Frederick T 
Dunn, James Clement 

Erhardt, John O 

Field, Noel 11.. i Vice consul 

Frost, Franklin B : Vice consul and third secretary 

Hamilton, Maiwell M [ Consul 

nickerson, John Dwwey [ Consul 

Hodgdon, Anderson Dana Consul 



F. 



Rank in the service 



Vice consul Pennsylvania... 



Whence appointed 



Consul ; Pennsylvania.. 

Consul i Massachusetts. 

Consul Iowa 

Consul ! Minnesota 

First secretary \ Pennsylvania.. 



Consul general. 

Consul 

Consul general. 
First secretary. 
Consul 



First secretary 

Consul general 

Consul 

Consul ani second secretary. 

First secretary 

Second secretary 

Consul 

First secretary 



Hofer, Myron A 

Hollis. W. Stanley.. 

Ho8nicr, Charles Bridgham 

Jcsselyn, Paul R 

Lane, Arthur Bliss.. 

LeClercq, Frederic D. K 

Longyear. Robert D 

Marriner, J. Theodore 

McConnico, Andrew J. Consul 

McOurk, Josppli F Consul and second secretary. 

Merrill, Keith Consul 

Molfitt, James P Consul. 

Murphy, James J., jr Consul 

Murphy. Robert D. Consul 

Murray, Wallace S ' First secretary 

Nielsen, Orsen N.. j Consul 

Norton. Edward J Consul general 

Packer, Earl L Consul 



Peck, Willys R 

Prendergast, Walter T.... 
Rii^gs, Benjamin Reath . 

Scott, Winthrop R 

Scotten. Robert M 

Shaw, O. Rowland 

Simmons, John Farr 

Stewart, James B 

Thaw, Benjamin, jr 

Thurston. Walter C 

Vance, Marshall M 

Warrpn, Fletcher 

Washington, Horace Lee. 

Westeott, Charles D 

Winslow, Rollin R. 



Consul and first secretary. 

Third secretary 

Second secretary 

Consul 

First secretary and consul. 

First secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

First secretary 

First secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul general 

Consul 

Consul 



Kentucky 

Colorado 

Pennsylvania 

New York 

New York 

Massachusetts 

Rhode Island 

Iowa 

Texas 

Maryland 

Ohio 

Massachusetts 

Maine 

Iowa.. 

New York 

South Caroline.. 

M assachusetts 

Maine 

Mississippi... 

New Jersey 

Minnesota 

New York 

Pennsylvania 

Wisconsin 

Ohio.. 

Wisconsin 

Tennessee 

Utah... 

California 

Ohio.. 

Pennsylvania 

Ohio 

Michigan 

Massachusetts 

New York 

New Mexico 

Pennsylvania 

Arizona 

Ohio 

Texas... 

District of Columbia. 

Pennsylvania 

Michigan 



XL CONSULAR DISTRICTS 

(This list coataias only those districts which have been definitely delimited Consular agencies are denoted by an asterisk.] 



ARGENTINA 
Bueoos Aires 

The Federal Capital and the Provinces of Buenos Aires, 
Entre Rios. San Luis, Mendoza, and San Juan The Terri 
tories of La Pampa Central, Neuquen, Rio Negro, Chubut, 
Santa Cruz, and Tierra del Fuego. 

Rosario 

The Provinces of Santa Ff , Cordoba, Corrientes, Santiago del 
Estero, Tueum4n, La Rioja, Catamarca, Salta, and Jujuy. 
The Territories of Misiones, Formosa, Chaco, and Los Andes.. 

BELGIUM 
Antwerp 

The Provinces of Antwerp, Limburg, and Lifege, Including 
the former German territories denominated Eupen-Malm^dy 

Luxemburg, Luxemburg (vice consulate): The Grand Duchy 
of Luxemburg. 

Brussels 

The Provinces of Brabant, Hainaut, Luxemburg (Belgium) 
and Namur. 

Ghent 

The Provinces of East Flanders and West Flanders. 

BRAZIL 

Babia 

The States of Bahia and Sergipe, and that portion of the 
State of Piauhy south of the eighth degree of latitude. 

Para 

The States of Araazonas, Maranhao, and ParS, that portion 
of the State of Piauhy lying north of the eighth degree of lati- 
tude, and Acre territory. 

Pernambuco (Recife) 

The States of Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Parahyba, Per- 
nambuco, and Alagoas. 

Porta Alegre 

The State of Rio Grande do Sul. 

Rio de Janeiro 

The States of Rio de Janeiro, Espirito Santo, Minas Geraes, 
and Goyaz, and the Federal District. 

Santos 

The port and municipality of Santos and the municipality 
of S3o Vicente in the State of S&o Paulo, and the Stateof Santa 
Catbarina. 

S&o Paulo 

The State of Sao Paulo, excepting the port and municipality 
of Santos and the municipality of Sao Vicente, and the States 
of Parana and Matto Qrosso. 

CHINA AND ADJACENT TERRITORY 
Amoy, Fukien 

That portion of the Province of Fukien comprised in the 
prefectures of Tingchowfu, Changchoufu, and Chftan- 
ohowfu, and the independent subprefecture of Lungyenchow, 

' Listed under Japanese Empire in Sec. X, p. 59. 
> Listed under Great Britain, etc., in Sec. X, p. 54. 

70 



Antung, Fengtien, Manchuria 

This district consists of that portion of the Province 
of Fengtieu south and east of a line starting from the sea west of 
Chwangho, thence north about 30 miles, thence northeast, 
crossing the Antung-Mukden Railway a little north of 
Fenghwangcheng and continuing in the same direction to the 
boundary of Fengtien and Kirin, thence following this bound- 
ary southeast to the Chosen frontier. This will give to the 
consular district of Antung the i following places opened to 
trade, viz., Fenghwangcheng, Antung, and Tatungkow. 

Canton, Ewangtung 

The Province of Kwangsi and that portion of the Province of 
Kwangtung west of longitude 115°. 

Changsha, Hunan 
The Provinces of Hunan and Kweichow. 

Chefoo, Shantung 

The Laichow Prefecture, except the Department of Pingtu 
and all of the Province of Shantung lying east and north of a 
line drawn from Laichow to the easternmost point in the bound- 
ary of the former leased territory of Kiaochow. 

Chungking, Szechwan 

The Province of Szechwan and all of Tibet south of the 
Kokonor region. 

Dairen, Manchuria • 
The Japanese leased territory of Kwantung. 

Foochow. Fukien 

The whole of the Province of Fukien except the four pre- 
fectures forming the consular district of Amoy, 

Hankow, Hupeh 

The Province of Ilonan south of the Yellow River and the 
whole of the Provinces of Hupeh, Kiangsi, Shensi, and Kansu, 
the Kokonor region, and Sinkiang (Turkestan). 

Harbin, Eirin, Manchuria 

The Province of Heilungkiang and all that part of the Prov- 
ince of Kirin lying to the north of a line drawn between the 
cities of Kwanchengtze (Changchun) and Kirin (which are 
included in the consular district of Mukden), and continued 
thence eastward to the Russo-Chinese frontier. It will include 
the following places opened to trade: Manchouli, Uailar, 
Tsitsihar, Aigun, Sansing, and Harbin. 

Hong Kong ' 
The British colony of Hong Kong. 

Mukden, Fengtien, Manchuria 

All of the Province of Kirin that is not included in the con- 
sular district of Harbin, and all of the Province of Fengtien 
that is not included either in the Antung consular district or 
the leased territory of Kwantung. 

Nanking, Eiangsu 

The whole of the Province of Anhwei and all of the Province 
of Kiangsu north of the Yangtze River, and two prefectures 
south of the same (Kiangning and Cbenklang). 

Saigon, French Indo-Chiaa • 
All of French Indo-China. 

• Listed under France In Sec. X, p. .')!. 



CONSULAR DISTRICTS 



71 



ShRDghai, Eiangsa 

The whole of the Province of Kiangsu with the exception of 
Ihat part which is included in the Nanking district, the island 
of Tsiingming, and the whole of the Province of Chekiang. 
Swatow, Kwangtung 

That portion of the Province of Kwangtung east of longitude 
115°. 
Tientsin, Chihli 

The Provinces of Chihli and Shansi, that portion of the Prov- 
ince of nonan north of the Yellow River, and all of Mongolia, 
including the [special] administrative districts of Suiyiian, 
Chahar, and Jehol. 
Tsinan, Shantung 

That portion of the Province of Shantung, except the former 
leased territory of Kiaochow, not included in the consular 
district of Chefoo. 
Tsingtao, Kiaochow 

The former leased territory of Kiaochow. 
Yunnanfu, Tunnan 

The Province of Yunnan. 

COIOMBIA 

Barranquilla 

The Department of Atlantico; the Department of Magdalena, 
except in the part lying north of the Sierra de Santa Marta 
and adjacent to the Santa Marta Railway as far as the 
Magdalena River; the Departments of Santander del Norte, 
Santander, Cundinamarea, and Boyaca; the Intendencia of 
Meta; and the Comisarias of Arauca, Caqueta, Vaupfis, and 
Vichada. 

Me"dell:n (vice consulate): the Department of Antioquia, 
except the northwestern portion which is drained by the Sinu 
and Atrato Rivers and along the Caribbean Sea. 
Buenaventura 

The Department of Narino; those portions of the Depart- 
ments of Cauca and Valle which drain into the Pacific Ocean 
and lie west of the Cordillera Occidental; and the Intendencia 
of Choco south of a Une drawn from Cape Corrientes to the 
juncture of the boundaries of the Intendencia of Choco and the 
Departments of Antioquia and Caldas. 
Cali 

The Comisarias of Putumayo and Amazonas; the Depart- 
ments of Huila, Tolima, and Caldas; and the portions of the 
Departments of Cauca and Valle lying in the Cauca River 
basin and east of the Cordillera Occidental. 
Cartagena 

The Department of Bolivar; the northwestern portion of 
the Department of Antioquia which is drained by the Atrato 
and Sinu Rivers and along the Caribbean Sea; the Intendencia 
of Choco north of a line drawn from Cape Corrientes to the 
juncture of the boundaries of the Intendencia of Choc(5 and 
the Departments of Antioquia and Caldas; and the Intenden- 
cia of San Andres y Providencia. 
Santa Marta 

The Department of Magdalena lying north of the Sierra de 
Santa Marta and adjacent to the Santa Marta Railway as far as 
the Magdalena River; and the Comisaria of Qoajira. 

FRANCE AND POSSESSIONS 

(France) 
Bordeaux 

Departments of AriSge, Charente, Charente-Inffirieure, Cher, 
Correze, Creuse, Dordogne, Oers, Oironde, Haute-Garonne, 
Hautes-Pyr6n6es, Haute-Vienne, Indre, Landes, Lot, Lot-et- 
Garonne, Nievre, Tarn, Tarn-et-Oaronne, Vienne, and the 
arrondissements of Niort and Melle of the Department of 
Deux-S§vres. 

Biarriti (vice consulate): Department of Basses-Pyrfn^es. 



Calais 

Department of Pas-de-Calais, except the arrondissement of 
Boulognc-sur-Mer. 

Boulogne-sur-Mer (vice consulate): Arrondissement of 
BouIogne-sur-Mer. 

Cherbourg 
Departments of Manche, Calvados, and Orne. 

Havre 

Departments of Eure, Seine-Inf6rieure, and Sorame. 

•Dieppe (consular agency): Department of Sorame, and ar- 
rondissements of Dieppe and Neufchatel-en-Bray (Department 
of Seine-Inffirieure), 

Lille 
Departments of Nord and Aisne. 

lyon 

The Departments of Ain, Allier, Cantal, C6te-d"0r Doubs 
Haute-Loire, Haute-Saone, Haute-Savoie, Isere, Jura, Loire, 
Puy-de-D6me, Rhone, Saone-et-Loire, and Savoie. 

Marseille 

The Departments of Ardeche, Aude, Aveyron, Basses-Alpes, 
Bouches-du-Rhone. Drome, Gard, Hautes-Alpes, Hfirault, Lozere, 
Pyr§n6es-0rlentales, Var, Vaucluse, and the island of Corsica 
(Corse) . 

Nantes 

Departments of Indre-et-Loire, Loire-InfSrieure, Maine-et- 
Loire, Vendfee, Deux-Sevres (excepting the arrondissements of 
Niort and Melle), Ille-et-Vilaine, Mayenne, Finistere, Cotes- 
du-Nord, and Morbihan. 

Nice 

Department of Alpes-Maritimes and the Principality of 
Monaco. 

Paris 

Departments of Aube, Eure-et-Loir, Loir-et-Cher, Loiret, 
Marne, Oise, Sarthe, Seine, Seine-et-Marne, Seine-et-Oise, 
and Yonne. 
Strasbourg 

Departments of Ardennes, Bas-Rhin, Haut-Marne, Haut 
Rhin, Menrthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle, and Vosges; the 
Territory of Belfort; and including jurisdiction over the Saar 
Basin Territory as subject to eventual plebiscites. 

(Possessions) 
Algiers, Algeria 

All of Algeria, including the Territories of the South. 
Tananarive, Madagascar 

Madagascar and dependencies, and the Island of Reunion, 

GEEMANY 
Berlin 

The Prussian Provinces of Berlin, Brandenburg, Pomerania, 
and East Prussia (including the Regierungsbezirk of Marien- 
werder), and the border district of Posen-West Prussia 
(Grenzmark Posen-Westpreussen). 
Bremen 

The Free State and City of Bremen (except the city of Bre- 
merhaven), the Prussian Province of Hanover (except the city 
of Wesermiinde), the State of Brunswick, the State of Olden- 
burg except the exclaves of Landesteil Birkenfeld and LandesteJ 
Liibeck, and the Kreis Rinteln belonging to the Prussian 
Province of Hesse-Nassau 

Bremerhaven (vice consulate): The city of Bremerhaven 
in the Free State of Bremen, and Stadtkreis Wesermiinde 
(Lehe and Geestemtinde) in the Prussian Province of Hanover. 



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CONSULAR DISTRICTS 




Breslau 
The Prussian Provinces of Upper and Lower Silesia. 

Cologne 

The Rhine Province (not including jurisdiction over Saar 
Basin Territory which is subject to eventual plebiscites), the 
enclave of Landesteil Birkenfeld belonging to the State of 
Oldenburg, the Prussian Province of Westphalia, and the 
States of Schaumburg-Lippe, Lippe, and Waldeck, 

Dresden 

The State of Saxony, with the exception of the Kreishaupl- 
manuschaft of Leipzig. 
Frankfort on the Main 

The Prussian Province of Ilesse-Nnssau except the exclaves 
of Kreis Rinteln and Kreis Schmalkaldon, the State of Hesse, 
and the Bavarian Palatinate (Pfalz) (not including jurisdic- 
tion over Saar Basin Territory which is subject to eventual 
plebiscites). 
Hamburg 

The Free State and City of Uamburg, the Prussian Province 
of Schleswig-Holstein, the States of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 
Mecklenburg-Strelitz, and Liibeck, and Landesteil Liibeck 
belonging to the State of Oldenburg. 
Leipzig 

The Kreishauptniannschaft of Leipzig in the State of Saxony, 
the States of Thuringia and Anhalt, the Prussian Province of 
Saxony, and the Kreis of Schmalkalden belonging to the Prus- 
sian Province of Hesse-Nassau. 
Munich 

The State of Bavaria with the exception of the Bavarian 
Palatinate (Pfalz). 
Stuttgart 

The States of Wurttemberg, Baden, and the Prussian Prov- 
ince of Hohenzollern. 

GKSAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERH IRELAND, BRITISH 
DOMINIONS BEYOND THE SEAS, INDIA 

(Great Britaini — northern Ireland) 

Belfast, Northern Ireland 

Northern Ireland (counties of Antrim, Armagh, Down, 
Londonderry, Fermanagh, and Tyrone). 
Birmingham, England 

All of Leicestershire, Northamptonshire (including the Soke 
of Peterborough), Rutlandshire, Warwickshire, and Worcester- 
shire; and those portions of Shropshire and Staffordshire which 
lie south of a line drawn from the point where the River Severn 
cuts the western boundary of Shropshire, eastwardly through 
Newport (excluded) to Burton-on-Trent (included). 
Bradford, England 

That part of Yorkshire (portions of the administrative coun- 
ties of West Riding and North Riding) comprised within the 
following boundaries: Beginning at the point common to the 
boundaries of Yorkshire, Cheshire, and Derbyshire, thence 
following the Yorkshire boundary westwardly and northwardly 
to the point where a straight line drawn from Coine (Lancashire) 
to Hawes (North Riding) intersects the Lancashire-West Riding 
boundary; thence northwardly along said line to the boundary 
between the West Riding and the North Riding of Yorkshire; 
thence northwestwardly along said boundary to the Westmor- 
land boundary; thence northwardly and eastwardly along the 
Yorkshire boundary (North Riding) to a point due north of 
Richmond; thence due south to Richmond (included); thence 
southeastwardly to the City of York (the entire county borough 



of York being included); thence southwardly along the bound- 
ary between the West Riding and the East Riding to Selby 
(excluded); thence following the same boundary to Goole 
(excluded); thence southwestwardly to Thorne (excluded); 
thence westwardly through Barnsley (excluded) and Penistone 
(excluded) to the point of beginning. 

Bristol, England 

All of Gloucestershire and Somersetshire, and those portions 
of Wiltshire and Berkshire lying to the northwest of a line 
drawn from the point common to the boundaries of Wiltshire, 
Somersetshire, and Dorsetshire northeastwardly to Marlbor- 
ough (excluded); and continued northeastwardly through Did- 
eot (excluded) to the Berkshire-Oxfordshire boundary. 

Cardiff, Wales 

In Wales the counties of Brecknock, Cardigan, Carmarthen, 
Glamorgan, Pembroke, and Radnor; in England, Herefordshire 
and Monmouthshire. 

Dundee, Scotland 

The counties of Forfar, Penh, Kincardine, .Aberdeen, Banff, 
Elgin, Nairn, Sutherland, Caitimess, Orkney, Shetland, Ross and 
Cromarty, and that portion of the county of Inverness north 
of a line from Rannoch following the railroad via Tulloch and 
Spean Bridge to Gairlochy Inn (all excluded) on the Caledonian 
Canal, thence northeast to the outlet of Loch Arkaig into Loch 
Lochy, thence westward by the river Dessary and Loch Nevis 
to the sea, aod including all of the Hebrides or Westward Is- 
lands (comprising parts of the counties of Inverness, and Ross 
and Cromarty); also that portion of county Fife to the north 
and east of a line connecting Newburgh on the Tay, CoUessie, 
Cupar, Ceres, and Lower Largo on the Firth of Forth via the 
main road, these and all other towns on the main road being 
Included in the Dundee consular district. 

Edinburgh, Scotland 

The counties of Edinburgh, Linlithgow, Haddington, Pee- 
bles, Selkirk, Dumfries, Roxburgh, Berwick, Kinross and 
Clackmannan, and that portion of county Fife to the south 
and west of a line connecting Newburgh on the Tay, Collessie, 
Cupar, Ceres, and Lower Largo on the Firth of Forth, via the 
main road, these and all other towns on the main road being 
excluded. 
Glasgow, Scotland 

The counties of Lanark, Renfrew, Dumbarton, Stirling, 
Argyll, Bute, Ayr, Kirkcudbright, and Wigtown, and that 
portion of the county of Inverness south of a line from Rannoch 
following the railroad via Tulloch and Spean Bridge to Oair 
lochy Inn (all included) on the Caledonian Canal, thence north- 
east to the outlet of Loch Arkaig into Loch Lochy, thence 
westward by the river Dessary and Loch Nevis to the sea. 
Hull, England 

All of the East Riding and portions of the North Riding and 
West Riding of Yorkshire, together with a portion of the admin- 
istrative county known as the Parts of Lindsey in Lincolnshire 
which lie within the following line: Beginning at Saltfleet 
(included) on the Lincolnshire coast, a line drawn westwardly 
to the point common to the boundaries of Lincolnshire, York- 
shire, and Nottinghamshire; thence northwardly to Thorne 
(included) and Goole (included); thence along the East Riding- 
West Riding boundary to Selby (included); thence along the 
same boundary to the City of York (excluded); thence in a 
straight line northwestwardly to Richmond (excluded); thence 
due north to the Yorkshire boundary; thence eastwardly along 
the Yorkshire boundary to the sea, but excepting the City 
(county borough) of Aliddlesbrough. 



1 The counties in England, as mentioned in these descriptions, include the associated "county borough" cities. 



CONSULAR DISTEICTS 



Liverpool, England 

Those portions of Cheshire, Lancashire, and Cumberland 
lying within a line drawn from a point common to the boundaries 
of Cheshire, Shropshire, and the Part of Flint, northeastwardly 
to Middlewich (excluded); thence northwestwardly through 
Warrington (included), Wigan (excluded), Preston (excluded), 
and Lancaster (excluded), and extending in a straight line across 
a portion of Morecambe Bay to the southernmost point of West- 
morland on the coast; thence along the Lancashire- West- 
morland boundary northwardly and westwardly to the Cumber- 
land boundary; thence northwestwardly to St. Bees Head; 
and the following counties in Wales: Anglesey, Carnarvonshire, 
Denbighshire, Flintshire, Merionethshire and Montgomery- 
shire; and the Isle of Man. 

London, England 

All of Norfollv, Cambridgeshire (including the Isle of Ely), 
Huntingdonshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, 
Surrey, East Sussex, and all counties to the east thereof (Essex, 
Hertfordshire, Kent, London, Middlesex, East Sufi'olk, and 
West Suffolk); that portion of Berkshire to the east of a line 
drawn through Reading (included) to the Surrey-Hampshire 
boundary; and that portion of West Sussex to the east of a line 
drawn from the Surrey-Hampshire boundary southeastwardly 
to Littlehamptou (included). 

Manchester, England 

Those portions of Cheshire, Lancashire, and the West Riding 
of Yorkshire, comprised within a line beginning at the point 
common to the boundaries of Cheshire, Derbyshire, and Staf- 
fordshire; thence northwardly along the eastern boundary of 
Cheshire and Lancashire to the point where a straight line drawn 
from Colne (Lancashire) to Hawes (North Riding of Yorkshire) 
intersects the Lancashire-West Riding boundary; thence north- 
wardly along said line to the boundary between the West Riding 
and the North Riding of Yorkshire; thence westwardly along 
said West Riding-North Riding boundary to the Westmorland 
boundary; thence along the southern boundary of Westmorland 
to the sea; thence in a line drawn southeastwardly through 
Lancaster (included), Preston (included), Wigan (included) 
and Warrington (excluded) to Middlewich (excluded); and 
thence in a straight line eastwardly to the point of beginning. 

Newcastle-on-Tyne, England 

All of Durham, Northumberland, and Westmorland; that 
part of Cumberland to the north of a line drawn from the point 
common to the boundaries of Cumberland, Lancashire and 
Westmorland northwestwardly to St. Bees Head; and the city 
(county borough) of Middlesbrough in the North Riding of 
Yorkshire. 

Plymouth, England 

The counties of Devon and Cornwall (including the Scilly 
Isles) . 

Sheffield, England 

All of Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, and, in Lincolnshire, 
the Parts of Kesteven, and the Parts of Holland; and those 
portions of the West Riding of Yorkshire and the Parts of 
Lindsey in Lincolnshire lying to the south of a line drawn from 
the point common to the boundaries of Yorkshire, Derbyshire 
and Cheshire, eastwardly through Penistone (included) and 
Barnsley (included) to Thorne (excluded); thence southwardly 
to the Lincolnshire-Nottinghamshire boundary; thence east- 
wardly to the sea at SaltQeet (excluded). 



Southampton, England 

All of Hampshire (administrative county of Southampton 
and the Isle of Wight); all of Dorsetshire; and those portions of 
Wiltshire and Berkshire lying to the south of a line drawn from 
a point common to the boundaries of Wiltshire, Dorsetshire, 
and Somersetshire, northeastwardly to Marlborough in Wilt- 
shire (included), and continued through Didcot, in Berkshire 
(included) to the Berkshire-Oxfordshire boundary; thence 
southwardly along said boundary to Reading, and thence south- 
eastwardly from Reading (excluded) to the Hampshire-Surrey 
boundary; that portion of West Sussex which lies west of a line 
drawn from the Hampshire-Surrey boundary southeastwardly 
to Littlehampton (excluded); and the Channel Islands. 

•Jersey, Channel Islands (consular agency): All of the Chan- 
nel Islands. 
Stoke-on-Trent, England 

Those portions of Staffordshire, Cheshire and Shropshire 
included within a line drawn from a point common to the 
boundaries of Staffordshire, Cheshire and Derbyshire south- 
wardly along the Staffordshire-Derbyshire boundary to Burton- 
on-Trent; thence westwardly from Burton-on-Trent (excluded) 
through Newport (included) to the point where the western 
boundary of Shropshire is cut by the River Severn; thence 
northwardly along the Shropshire boundary to the point com- 
mon to the boundaries of Shropshire, Cheshire, and the Part 
of Flint; thence northeastwardly to Middlewich in Cheshire 
(included); thence eastwardly to the point of beginning. 

(India) 
Calcutta 

Bengal, Bihar and Orissa, Assam. United Provinces of Agra 
and Oudh, the eastern part of Punjab (including Simla), Delhi, 
Sikkim, Nepal, and Bhutan. 
Bombay 

Bombay Presidency (excepting Slnd and Including the Rann 
of Cutch, Baroda, Central India Agency, Central Provinces 
and Berar) and Qwalior. 
Karachi 

Sind, Rajputana, Ajmer-Merwara, Punjab (excepting Simla 
and vicinity), Kashmir, North West Frontier, Baluchistan, 
and Afghanistan. 
Madras 

Madras Presidency, native States of Hyderabad, Mysore, 
Travancore, Cochin, and Coorg. 

Rangoon 
Burma, and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. 

(Other Asia) 
Fenang, Straits Settlements 

The settlement of Penang (including Penang Island, Prov- 
ince Wellesley. and the Dindings), the Federated Malay State of 
Perak.andthe Unfederated Malay States of Kedah and Perils. 
Singapore, Straits Settlements 

In the Malay Peninsula the Straits Settlements of Malacca 
and Singapore, the Federated Malay States of Negri Sembilan, 
Pahang, and Selangor, and the Unfederated Malay States of 
Johore, Kelantan, and Trengganu; all of British Borneo, com- 
prisiug Brunei, North Borneo, and Sarawak. 

(Australia) 

Adelaide, South Australia 

South Australia and Western Australia. 



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CONSULAR DISTEICTS 



Brisbane, Queensland 
The State of Queensland. 

Melbourne. Victoria 

Victoria and Northern Territory; Territory of Papua and all 
British islands in the Pacific under Australian administration, 
and the Australian mandated territory of New Guinea. 

Sydney, New South Wales 

State of New South Wales (including the Broken Hill 
Properties), the Federal Capital Territory, and Tasmania. 

(New Zealand) 
Wellington 

In North Island, the Provinces of Wellington, Hawke's Bay, 
and Taranaki, and all of South Island and Stewart Island. 

*Christchurch (consular agency): In South Island, the Prov- 
inces of Westland and Canterbury and that part of the Prov- 
inces of Nelson and Marlborough south of 42° south latitude. 

*Dunedin (consular agency): Otago Province in South Island 
and Stewart Island. 

Auckland 
AD of Auckland Province in North Island. 

(West Indies) 
Kingston, Jamaica 
All of the island of Jamaica 

GREECE 
Athens 

The Provmces (Nomoi) of Attica-Boeotia, Chios, Cyclades, 
Euboea, Larissa, Lesvos (Myfilini), Phthidtis-Phokis, Samos, 
and Trikkala, and the island of Crete (Provinces of Candia 
(Heraclion), Canea, Lasithion and Retimo). 

Patras 

The Provinces of Achala-Elis, Aet.olo-Acarnania, Arcadia. 
Argolis-Corinthia, Arta.Cephalonia, Corfu, Laconia, Messenia, 
Preveza, Yannina, and Zante. 

*Kalamata (consular agency): The Provinces of Laconia and 
Messenia. 

Saloniki (Thessalonica) 

The Provinces of Drama, E vros, Fiorina, Khalkidike, Kavalla, 
Kozani, Pellis, Rodopi, Serres, and Saloniki (Thessalonica). 

HONDUBAS 
Ceiba 

Eastern Atlantida (to the Colorado River), Eastern Yoro^ 
including the city of Yoro, Colon, La Mosquitia, and Bay 
Islands. 

Tela (vice consulate): Western Atlantida (from the Colorado 
River west), Western Yoro, and Northern Comayagua. 

Puerto Cortes 

Cortes, Santa Barbara, Copan, Ocotepeque, and Oracias 
Tegucigalpa 

Tegucigalpa, Southern Comayagua, including the city of 
Comayagua, Intibuca, La Paz, Choluteca, El Paraiso, Valle, 
and Olancho. 

IRISH FREE STATE 
Dublin 

Provinces of Leinster and Connaught; and the Counties of 
Cavan, Monaghan, and Donegal. 

•Qalway (consular agency): Province of Connaught. 

Cobh 
Province of Monster. 



ITALY 
Florence 

The Compartimento of Emilia (Provinces of Bologna, Ferrara, 
Forli, Modena, Parma, Piacenza, Ravenna, and Reggio Emilia); 
in the Compartimento of Tuscany (Toscana), the Provinces of 
Arezzo, Florence (Firenze), and Pistoia; and the Republic of 
San Marino. 

Genoa 

The Compartimento of Liguria (Provinces of Oenova, Imperia, 
Savona, and Spezia); and Italian Libya (Tripolitania and 
Cirenaica). 

Leghorn 

In the Compartimento of Tuscany (Toscana), the Provinces 
of Grosseto, Leghorn (Livorno), Lucca, Massa Carrara, Pisa, 
and Siena. 

Messina 

In the island (Compartimento) of Sicily, the Provinces of 
Catania, Messina, Ragusa, and Syracuse (Siracusa); and the 
Compartimento of Calabria (Provinces of Catanzaro, Cosenza, 
and Reggio Calabria). 

Milan 

The Compartimento of Lombardy (Provinces of Bergamo, 
Brescia, Como, Cremona, Mantova, Milano, Pavia, Sondrio, 
and Varese). 

Naples 

The Compartimento of Campania (Provinces of Avellino 
Benevento, Napoli, and Salerno); the Compartimento of Apulia 
(Puglie) (Provinces of Bari, Brindisi, Foggia, Lecce, and 
Taranto); and the Compartimento of Basilicata (Provinces of 
Matera and Potenza). 

Palermo 

In the island (Compartimento) of Sicily the Provinces of 
Caltanissetta, Castrogiovanni, Qirgenti, Palermo, and Trapani. 

Rome. 

The Compartimento of Lazio (Provinces of Frosinone, Rieti, 
Roma, and Viterbo); the Compartimento of Umbria (Prov- 
inces of Perugia, and Terni); the Compartimento of Marche 
(Provinces of Ancona, Ascoli Piceno, Macerata, and Pesaro 
Urbino); the Compartimento of Abruzzi (Provinces of Aquila 
dogli Abruzzi, Campobasso, Chieti, Pescara, and Teramo); 
and the island (Compartimento) of Sardinia (Provinces of Cag- 
liari, Nuoro, and Sassari). 

Trieste 

The Compartimento of Venezia Giulia (Provinces of Fiume, 
Gorizia, Pola, Trieste, and Zara); and the Province of Udine in 
the Compartimento of Veneto. 

Turin 

The Compartimento of Piedmont (Plemonte) (Provinces of 
AUessandria, Aosta, Cuneo, Novara, Torino, and Vercelli). 

Venice 

In the Compartimento of Veneto, the Provinces of Belluno, 
Padova, Rovigo, Treviso, Venezia, Verona, and Vicenza; and 
the Compartimento of Venezia Tridentina (Provinces of Bol- 
lano and Trento). 

JAPANESE EMPIRE 
Kobe, Japan 

Prefectures of Shimane, Tottorl, Hiroshima, Okayama 
Hyogo, Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, Wakayama, Kagawa, Toku- 
sbima, Ebime. Kochi. 



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Nagasaki, Japan 

Prefectures of Yamaguchi, Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Oita, 
Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Kagoshima, Okinawa, including the 
Riukiu Islands. 

Nagoya, Japan 

Prefectures of Miye, Shiga, Fukui, Ishikawa, Toyama, Oifu, 
Aichi, Nagano. 

Seoul , Chosen 
All of Chosen (Korea), 

Taihoku, Taiwan (Formosa) 
All of Taiwan, and the Pescadores Islands. 

Tokyo, Japan 

Prefectures of Yamanashi, Chiba, Tokyo, Saitama Iberakl, 
Oumma. Tochigi, Niigata, Fukushima, Yamagata, Miyagi, 
Akita, Xwate, Aomori, and Hokkaido; the adjacent islands to 
the north; and the islands in the North Pacific Ocean to the 
administration of which by Japan, pursuant to a mandate of 
the League of Nations the Government of the United States 
consented, subject to the provisions of the treaty with Japan 
concerning the island of Yap concluded February 11, 1922. 

Tokohama, Japan 
Prefectures of Shizuoka and Kanagawa. 



MEXICO 



Acapnlco, Guerrero 

The State of Guerrero. 



Agua Prieta, Sonora 

That part of the State of Sonora lying north of latitude 29° and 
east of 110° west longitude, but excepting the territory imme. 
diately tributary to the Cananea-Naco Railway. 

Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes 

The State of Aguascalientes; that portion of the State of 
Zacatecas which lies south of the Tropic of Cancer; and that 
portion of the State of Jalisco which lies between the States of 
Nayarit and Zacatecas and north of a line drawn east and west 
and immediately north of but excluding the town of Amatlan. 

Alvaro Obregon, Tabasco 

All of the State of Tabasco; that part of the State of Campeche 
which lies west of longitude 91° west of Greenwich; that part of 
the State of Chiapas which lies north of a line drawn from the 
point common to the boundaries of the States of Chiapas, Vera 
Cruz, and Oaxaca directly east to the Guatemalan boundary. 

Chihnahna, Chihuahua 

That portion of the State of Chihuahua lying to the south and 
east of a line drawn from the Sonora boundary through Madera 
to Sauz (both towns included); thence northeasterly through, 
and excluding, San Antonio on the Rio Grande. 

Cindad Juarez, Chihuahua 

That part of the State of Chihuahua lying to the north of a 
line drawn through Madera to Sauz (both towns excluded); 
thence northeasterly through, and including, San Antonio on the 
Rio Grande. 

Durango, Durango 

All that part of the State of Durango lying west and south of 
a line drawn straight south from the Chihuahua boimdary to 
Descubridora, thence southeasterly from Descubridora (ex- 
cluded) to Canitas, Zacatecas, intersecting the railroad between 
Durango and Torreon so as to leave the town of Huarichic in 



the Durango district; and that part of the State of Zacatecas 
lying north of the Tropic of Cancer and west of a line from 
Descubridora, Durango, to Canitas, Zacatecas (the latter in- 
cluded). 

Ensenada, Lower California 

That part of Lower California lying to the north of latitude 
28°, and to the west and south of a line drawn from the Pacific 
Ocean at the international boundary to a point 32° north, 116° 
west, and thence to a point on the Gulf of California in latitude 
30 "north. 

Guadalajara, Jalisco 

The State of Jalisco except that portion which lies between 
the States of Nayarit and Zacatecas and north of a line drawn 
east and west and immediately north of AmatlSn. 

Guaymas, Sonora 

That part of the State of Sonora lying south of latitude 29°, 
and that part of Lower California lying to the south of lati • 
tude 28°. 

Manzanillo, Colima 
The State of Colima. 

Matamoros, Tamaulipas 

That part of the State of Tamaulipas lying north of latitude 
24°, and south of a line drawn east and west just to the north 
of Mier on the Rio Grande. 

Mazatlan, Sinaloa 
The States of Sinaloa and Nayarit. 

Mexicali, Lower California 

That part of Lower California lying to the east and north of 
a line drawn from the Pacific Ocean at the international bound- 
ary to a point 32° north, 116° west, thence to a point on the Gulf 
of California in latitude 30° north; and that part of the State of 
Sonora lying west of 113° of west longitude. 

Mexico, D. F. 

The States of Quer6taro, Hidalgo, Puebla, Tlaxcala, Morelos, 
Mexico, MichoacAn, and the Federal District; and that part of 
the State of Oaxaca north of a line drawn due east from the 
Guerrero boundary to Yautepec (San Carlos Yautepec) passing 
through and including Ejutia, thence northeasterly from and 
including Yautepec to the Vera Cruz boundary at a point due 
east of Choapam; the town of Tuxtepec, Oaxaca (near the Vera 
Cruz state boundary) also being excluded from the Mexico 
City district. 

Monterrey, Nuevo Leon 

That part of the State of Nuevo Leon lying south of a line 
drawn through and including Golondrinas, in a direction 
slightly south of east through Paras (excluded); and excepting 
also that part of Nuevo Leon to the west of a line connecting the 
two southeastern points of the State of Coahuila. 

ITogales, Sonora 

That part of the State of Sonora lying north of latitude 29°, 
east of 113° west longitude, and west of 110° west longitude and 
including the territory immediately tributary to the Cananea- 
Naco Railway. 

Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas 

That part of the State of Nuevo Leon lying north of a line 
passing through, but excluding, Golondrinas, in a direction 
slightly south of east through Paras (included); and that part 
of the State of Tamaulipas to the north Oi a line drawn east and 
west just to the north of Mier on the Rio Grande. 



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CONSULAR DISTRICTS 



Fiedras Negras, Coahuila 

Tliat part of the State of Coahuila lying to the north and east 
of a line drawn on the parallel of 28° north latitude from the 
Chihuahua boundary eastward as far as La Fe; thence south- 
easterly from La Fe (excluded) to Cuatro Cienegas (included); 
thence directly east through a point just south of Monclova to 
the Nuevo Leon boundary. 
Progreso, Yucatan 

The State of Yucatan; the territory of Quintana Roo, and that 
part of the State of Campeche which lies to the east of longitude 
91° west of Greenwich. 
Saltillo, Coahuila 

That part of the State of Coahuila lying to the south of a 
line drawn from, but excluding, Cuatro Cienegis eastwardly 
to the Nuevo Leon boundary, through a point just south of 
Monclova, and to the east of a line drawn from Cuatro Cienegas 
southwardly to, but excluding, Parras, and thence south 
easterly to the Zacatecas boundary at a point directly north of 
Mazapil, Zacatecas; that part of the State of Zacatecas lying 
to the east of a line drawn north and south through, aud in» 
eluding Mazapil; that part of the State of Nuevo Leon lying 
to the north and west of a line connecting the two southeastern 
points of the State of Coahuila. 
San Luis Potosi, San Luis Potos! 

The States of San Luis Potosi and Guanajuato, excepting that 
portion of the State of San Luis Potosi lying to the east of a 
line drawn north and south through, but excluding, the town 
of Tarnazopo. 
Tampico, Tamaulipaa 

That part of the State of Taniaulipas lying south of latitude 
24°; that part of the State of Vera Cruz lying north of the Rio 
Cazones; and that part of the State of San Luis Potosi lying 
to the east of a line drawn north and south through, and includ- 
ing, the town of Tarnazopo. 
Torreon, Coahuila 

Those parts of the States of Coahuila, Durango, and Zaca- 
tecas within the following boundaries: the parallel of 28° lati- 
tude from the Chihuahua boundary east as far as La Fe, Coa- 
huila (included); thence southeasterly to Cuatro Cienegas 
(excluded); thence south to Parras, Coahuila (included); thence 
southeasterly to the Coahuila-Zacatecas boundary at a point 
directly north of Mazapil, Zacatecas; thence directly south on 
a line through Mazapil (excluded) to the Zacatecas-San Luis 
Potosi boundary; thence southwesterly on the Zacatecas-San 
Luis Potosi boundary to the Tropic of Cancer and westerly on 
the Tropic of Cancer to a point directly southeast of Canitas, 
Zacatecas; thence by a straight line drawn through Canitas 
(excluded), to Descubridora, Durango (included), intersecting 
the railroad between Torreon and Durango so as to leave the 
town of Trinidad in the Torreon district; thence directly north 
by a line through Descubridora to the northern boundary of 
Durango; thence directly east to the Coahuila boundary and 
northerly by the Coahuila boundary to latitude 28°. 
Vera Cruz, Vera Cruz 

That part of the State of Vera Cruz lying to the south and 
east of the Hio Cazones; that part of the State of Oaxaca lying 
south of a line drawn from the Guerrero boundary directly east 
to Yautopec (San Carlos Yautepcc) passing through but ex- 
cluding Ejutla, thence northeasterly from, but excluding, Yau- 
tepcc to the boundary of the State of Vera Cruz at a point 
directly cast of Choapam; and that part of the State of Chiapas 
lying south of a line drawn from the point common to the 
boundaries of thu Stales of Chiapas, Oaxaca, and Vera Cruz 
directly east to the Guatemalan border. 



MONACO 

All of Monaco is included in the district of Nice, France. 

NETHERLANDS AND POSSESSIONS 

(Netherlands) 
Amsterdam 

The Provinces of North Holland, Drenthe, Frieslaud, Gel- I 

derland, Qroningen, Overijssel, and Utrecht. 

Rotterdam 

The Provinces of South Holland, Limburg, North Brabant, 
and Zeeland. 

(Possessions) 

Batavia, Java, Netherland East Indies ' 

All that portion of Java west of the western boundary of !| 
Semarang and Kedoe Residencies, Banka, Billiton, the Resi- J 
dency of West Coast of Sumatra, except the Province of Tapa- 
noeli, the Residencies of Benkoelen, the Lampongs and Palem 
bang, the Dependencies of Riouw and Djambi and Wester- 
Afdeeling in Netherland Borneo. 

Medau, Sumatra, Netherland East Indies 

The Government of East Coast Sumatra, the Government of ^ 
Atjeh, and the Province of Tapanoeli. 

Surabaya, Java, Netherland East Indies 

The Moluccas, Netherland New Guinea, Celebes, Bali, 

Lombok, Soembawa, Soemba, Flores, and all Netherland islands ' 

east of 120°; all of Netherland Borneo except Wester-Afdeeling; j 

and in Java, the Residencies of Semarang, Kedoe, Djokjakarta, i 

Soerakarta, Madioen, Rembang, Kediri, Surabaya, Pasoeroean, ] 

Madoera, and Besocki. j 

NICARAGUA 
Blueflelds 

That part of Nicaragua lying to the east of a straight line ' 
passing through a point on the Rio Segovia (Wanks River) in i 
longitude 85° 30' west and a point on the Rio San Juan in longi- 
tude 84° 30' west. 

Corinto j 

That part of Nicaragua lying to the west of a straight line 
passing through a point on the Rio Segovia (Wanks River) In | 
longitude 85" 30' west and a point on the Rio San Juan in longi- 
tude 84° 30' west. ' 

NORWAY 

Bergen ' 

The Provinces of Hordaland, Sogn og Fjordane, and that I 

portion of the Province of Mjire known as Sunnmfire. \ 

Oslo i 

The Provinces of Akershus, Aust-Agder, Buskerud, Finn- ■ 
mark. Hedmark, Nordland, Nord-Tr^ndelag, Opland, Sjir- 

Tr?indelag, Vest-Agder, Vestfold, Telemark, Trouis, Qstfold, , 

and that portion of the Province of M0re known as Nordmjjre. ' 

Stavanger 
The Province of Rogaland. 

POSTUQAL ! 

Lisbon 

The Provinces of Estremadura, Alemtejo, and Algarve, and j 
that part of Beira south of the 40th degree of latitude. 



CONSULAR DISTRICTS 



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Oporto 

The Provinces of Traz-os-Montes, Entre Minho-e-Douro, 
and that part of Beira north of the 40th degree of latitude. 

SAN MAEIUO 
All of San Marino is included iu the district of Florence, Italy. 

SERBS, CROATS AND SLOVENES, KINGDOM OF THE 

Belgrade 

Theoblastsof Oachka (Novi Sad), Srijem (Vukovar),Tuzla, 
Sarajevo, Uzhitse, Rashka (.Chachak), Kosovo (Prishtina), 
Skoplje, and Bitolj, and all oblasts to the east thereof, viz, 
Belgrade, Bregalnitsa (Shtip), Krushevats, Morava (Chuprija), 
Nish, Podrinje (Shabats), Podunavska (Smederevo), Poz- 
harevats, Shumadija (Kragujevats), Timok (Zajechar), Valjevo, 
and Vranje. 

Zagreb 

The oblasts of Osijek, Vrbas (Banja Luka), Travnik, Mostar 
and Zeta (Cetinje), and all oblasts to the west thereof, viz, 
Bihach, Dubrovnik, Ljubljana, Maribor, Primorsko-Krajishka 
(Karlovats), Split, and Zagreb. 

SPAIN 

Barcelona 

The Provinces of Barcelona, Qerona, Eluesca, LSrida, Tar- 
agona, Zaragoza, the Republic of Andorra, and the Province 
of Balearic Islands. 

•Tarragona (consular agency): The Province of Tarragona. 
Bilbao 

The Provinces of Alava, Burgos, Logrofio, Navarra, Vizcaya 
Ouipuzcoa, Palencia, and Sautandor. 

Madrid 

The Provinces of Avila, Ciudad Real, Cuenca, Guadalajara, 
Madrid, Salamanca, Segovia, Soria, Toledo, and Valladolid 

Iilalaga 

The Provinces of Granada, Jafin, MSlaga, and Almeria. 
SeTille 

The Provinces of Badajoz, Cficeres, CSdiz, Cordoba, Huelva, 
and Seville 
Tenerife, Canary Islands 

The Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, comprising the 
islands of Gomero, Hierro (Ferro), Palma, and Tenerife. 

Las Palmas (vice consulate): The Province of Las Palmas 
comprising the islands of Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, and 
Lanzarote, and adjacent islands. 

Valencia 

The Provinces of Albacete, Castellon, Teruel, and Valencia. 

Alicante (vice consulate): The Provinces of Alicante and 
Murcia. 

Vigo 

Tha Provinces of Coruiia, Leon, Lugo, Orense, Pontevedra, 
Zamora, and Ovledo. 

SWEDEN 
Gbteborg 

The Provinces of Varmland, Qoteborg och Bohus. Alfsborg, 
Skaraborg, Jonkbping, and Halland. 



MalmS 

The Provinces of Blekinge, Kristianstad, Malm^ihus, Krono- 
berg, and Ealmar. 

Stockholm 

The Provinces of Jamtland, VSsternorrland, Q9fleborg, 
Kopparberg, Uppsala, Vfistmanland, Stockholm, Orebro, Soder- 
manland, Ostergotland, Gottland, Norrbotten, and Vaster- 
botten. 



SWITZERLAND 
Basel 
The Cantons of Basel and Solothurn. 

Berne 

The Cantons of Berne, Fribourg, and Neuchatel. 

Geneva 

The Cantons of Geneva, Valais, and Vaud, excepting the 
city of Lausanne. 

Lausanne (vice consulate); The city of Lausanne. 

Ziirich 

The Cantons of Aargau, Schaffhausen, Zurich, Zug, Glarus 
Ticino, Thurgau, Appenzell, St.-Gall, and Graubiinden. 

Lucerne (vice consulate): The Cantons of Lucerne, Unter- 
walden, Uri, and Schwyz. 

SYRIA 
Beirut 

All of the French mandated territory of Syria and the 
Lebanon. 



TURKEY 

Constantinople 

The vilayets of Constantinople and Dardanelles (Chanak- 
Kaleh); the three vilayets situated wholly in Europe, namely, 
Adrianople (Edirne), Kirkler-Ili (Kirk-Kilissa), and Rodosto 
(Tekfur-Dagh); and the following vilayets in Asia: Karassi 
(Balikisir), Brusa, Erthogrul (Birejik), Eski-Shehir, Angora, 
Kir-Shehir, Kaisaria, Sivas, Erzinjan, Mamuret-ul- Aziz {El- 
Aziz, or Harout), Diarbekr, Billis, Van, and all vilayets to the 
north thereof, namely, Amasia, Artvin, Bayezid, Bolu, Chorum, 
Erzerum, Gumush-Haneh, Kangri, Kara-Hissar-Sharki (Sha- 
bin-Kara-Hissar) , Ears, Kastamuni, Kerasund, Koja-Ili (Izmid) , 
Ordu, Rizoh (Lazistan), Samsun (Janik), Sinop, Tokat, Trebi- 
zond, Yozgad (Bozyuk), and Zunguldak. 

[The vilayets printed in italics comprise a zone east of the 
Euphrates which the Turkish Government excludes from the 
jurisdiction of all foreign consulates in Turkey.] 

Smyrna 

The following vilayets in Asia: Smyrna, Saruhan (Magnesia), 
Kutahia, Afion-Kara-Hissar, Kbnia, Ak-Serai, Nigdeh, Adana, 
Marash, Malatia, Urfa, Mardin, Saerd, Hakiari, and all vilayets 
to the south thereof, namely, Adalia (Tekeh), Aidin, Burdur, 
Denizli, Ghazi-Atntab, Itchil, Jebel-Bereket, Mentesheh 
(Mugla), Mersina, and Sparta (Hamid-Abad); and all islands 
not under Greek administration lying south of the Gulf of Edre- 
mid (Adramyti) and adjacent to the Turkish coast, including 
the Italian islands in the Dodecanese, and Castellorizzo. 



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CONSULAR DISTRICTS 



VENEZUELA 
Caracas 

The States of Anzoitegui, Apure, Aragua, Bolfvar, QuSrico, 
Miranda, Monagas, Nueva Esparta, Sucre; the Territories of 
Amazonas and Delta Amacuro; in the Federal District, the De- 
partment of Libertador, except the Parish of Macuto. 

La Ouaira (vice consulate): That part of the Federal District 
comprising all of the Department of Vargas and the Parish of 
Macuto in the Department of Libertador. 



Maracaibo 

The States of M6rida, Tachira, Trujillo, and Zulia; and the 
State of Falcon in that part lying west of a line running north 
and south through, but including, the town of La Vela 

Puerto Cabello 

The States of Carabobo, Cojedes, Lara. Portuguesa, Yara- 
cuy, and Zamora; and the State of Falcon in that part lying 
east of a line running north and south through, but excluding 
the town of La Vela. 



XII. SUPERVISORY CONSULAR OFFICES AND THE LIMITS OF THEIR JURISDICTION 



Consular office 



Supervisory jurisdiction 



A msterdam All of the Netherlands. 

Antwerp ! All of Belgium and Luxemburg. 

Athens - ; All of Greece. 

Barcelona | All of Spain and the Canary Islands. 

Batavia ! The Netherland East Indies. 

Beirut j All of the French mandated territory of 

Syria and tlie Lebanon. 

Berlin ] All of Germany. 

Budapest All of Hungary. 

Buenos Aires AH of Argentina. 

Calcutta I All of India. 

Callao-Lima ! All of Peru. 

Cape Town The Union of South Africa, Basutoland, 

I Swaziland, and Southern and Northern 
Rhodesia. 

The Republic of Turkey. 

All of Denmark. 

The Irish Free State. 

All of Ecuador. 

All of Cuba. 

The Maritime Provinces of Canada. 

All of Portugal, the Azores, Madeira, and 
Cape Verde Islands. 

All of the British Isles except the Irish 
Free State. 



Constantinople- 
Copenhagen 

Dublin 

Guayaquil 

Habana 

Halifax 

Lisbon 



London. 



Consular office 



Melbourne 

Mexico, D. F. 

Montreal 

Naples 

Oslo 

Ottawa 

PanamS 

Paris 

Rio de Janeiro 

Singapore 

Stockholm 

Tangier 

Tokyo 

Valparaiso 

Vancouver 

Vienna 

Warsaw 

Wellington 

Winnipeg 

Zurich 



Supervisory jurisdiction 



All of Australia. 

All of Mexico. 

The Province of Quebec. 

All of Italy and Italian Libya. 

All of Norway. 

The Province of Ontario, 

All of Panama. 

All of France. 

All of Brazil. 

Straits Settlements. 

All of Sweden. 

All of Morocco. 

All of Japan. 

All of Chile. 

The Province of British Columbia and 
the Yukon Territory. 

All of Austria. 

All of Poland. 

All of New Zealand. 

The Provinces of Manitoba, Saskatche- 
wan, and Alberta. 

All of Switzerland. 



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XIII. TARIFF OF UNITED STATES CONSULAR FEES 



[As revised to take effect November 1,1906, and as amended by act of Congress of June 4, 1920, and bv Executive orders of 
June 28, 1926, March 17, 1927, August 8, 1927, and August 2, 1928] 

Tariff of fees prescribed by order of the President to be charged by consular officers of the 
United States. All consular charges must be in strict accordance with this tariff and be collected 
in gold or its equivalent. No fee or compensation will be collected for any service not covered 
by this tariff. 

The fees in this tariff are not prescribed for American vessels and seamen, because they are 
exempted by law from the payment of consular fees. Consular agents will make the fees in this 
tariff a basis of collection from the Treasury for services to such vessels. Foreign-built vessels, 
unregistered, owned by American citizens, and vessels documented under the laws of the Philip- 
pine Islands are not exempt from the payment of the fees prescribed herein. 



Nature of service 



MiaCELtANEOUS SERVICES 

1. Certification of invoice in such number of copies 
as will meet the requirements of the regulations 
and instructions and provide the shipper with 
one copy (in addition to duplicate) for his own 
use, including any additional declaration or 
certificate not otherwise {provided for which is 
required by law or regulations for use in con- 
nection with the entry of the wares or the 

forwarding of ihe -ame in bond * 

2 Invoice of returned American goods 

3. Certificates and declarations as above described, 
when issued for a shipment not covered by a 
consular invoice, including declaration of for- 
eign shipper of articles exported for exhibition 
and returned (Form 204) and immigrant's oath 
regarding teams and vehicles (Form 128), but 
excluding certificate for food and drug products 
or Insecticides (Forms 197 and 217) 

4 Certificate to extra copies of Invoices, each 

5 Certiflcateof disinfection in such number of copies 

as will meet the requirements of the regulations 
and instructions and provide the shipper with 
one copy for his own use 

6 Discontinued. 

7 Sealing cars coming from Canada or Mexico, for 

each manifest in quintuplicate with the con- 
sul's certificate including sealing of each car, 

vessel, bale, barrel, box, or package 

8. Executing passport application in every ease (no 

exceptions) . 

Issuing passport Form No. 9 

Exceptions — 

(a) Officers or employees of United States 

traveling on official business or 
members of their immediate fami- 
lies 

(b) Seamen 

(c) Widows, children, parents, brothers, 

and sisters of American soldiers, 
sailors, or marines buried abroad, 
whose journey is for purpose of vis- 
iting graves of such soldiers, sailors, 
or marines (affidavit of such pur- 
pose must accompany application).. 

Extension of passport 

Verifying an American passport— Form No. 10.... 

80 



Fee 



$2.50 
1.00 



1.00 
1.00 



2.. 10 



1.00 



1.00 
9.00 



No fee 
No fee 



No fee 
No fee 
No fee 

* See item 37. 



Nature of service 



MiscELL.\.NE0U3 SERVICES— Continued 

. Visa services for aliens: 

Preparing and acknowledging declaration or 
application for passport or immigration 
visa, except where reciprocal agreements 
for other fees have been made 

Issuing passport visa or immigration visa, ex- 
cept where reciprocal agreements for other 
fees have been made 

Exceptions— 

(a) Any officer of any foreign Govern- 
ment or members of his immediate 
family 

(b) Any officer of the armed forces of any 
Government or members of his im- 
mediate family 

(c) Any officer of any state, district, or 
municipality of any foreign Gov- 
ernment or members of his imme- 
diate family 

(d) Any alien soldier who was a resident 
of the United States, and who 
having served in the military or 
naval forces of any country co- 
belligerent with tho United States 
or in the Czechoslovak, Polish, or 
other independent forces attached 
to the armed forces of tho United 
States or its cobelligerent nations, 
who is entitled to reentry into the 
United States under public resolu- 
tion of October 19, 1918 (See Circu- 
lar No. 650 of Jan. 17, 1919) 

Certifying to a copy of visa declarations or appli- 
cation previously taken 

j 10. Visaing a Chinese passport or certificate. (Except 
no fee for persons included in a, b, and e of 
Fee No. 9) 

11. Marriage certificate, in duplicate. Form No. 87... 

12. For taking into possession the personal estate of 

any citizen who shall die within the limits of a 
consulate, inventorying selling, and finally 
settling and preparing or transmitting, accord- 
ing to law, tho balance due thereon, $2 for each 
$100 of value or fraction thereof. If part of 
such estate shall be delivered over before fina 
settlement, $1 for each $100 of value or fraction 



TARIFF OF UNITED STATES CONSULAE FEES 



Nature of service 



MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES— Continued 

thereof to be charged on the part so delivered 
over as is not in money, and $2 for each $100 of 
value or fraction thereof on the gross amount 
of the residue. If among the effects of the de- 
ceased are found certificates of foreign stock, 
loans, cr other property, $1 for each $100 of value 
or fraction thereof on the amount thereof. No 
charge will be made for placing the official seal 
upon the personal property or elTects of such 
deceased citizen, or for breaking or removing 
the seals. 
For each certificate of protection, semsar, or cer- 
tificate of employment issued at Tangier 



SERVICES TO VESSELS AND SEAMEN 

Bill of health, In duplicate 

(ForelKn war vessels arc exempt from payment 
of fees for bills of health.) 

DiscoDtinued. 

For receiving and delivering ship's register and 
papers, including consular certificates, as pre- 
scribed Id Forms Nos. 13 and 14, $1 for each 100 
tons or fraction thereof, registered measurement 
(net), of the vessel for which the service is per- 
formed, if under 1,000 tons; but for American 
vessels running regularly by weekly or monthly 
trips, or otherwise, to or between foreign ports, 
this tonnage fee will not be charged for more 
than four trips in a year; and tonnage fees shall 
not be eiacted for any vessel touching at or 
near ports In Canada on her regular voyage 
from one port to another within the United 
States, unless some official .service required by 
law shall be performed. 

And for every additional 100 tons net or fraction 
thereof 

Shipping or discharging seamen, including the 
certificates thereof attached to crew list and 
shipping articles and given to seamen 

Autbenticatiou of copies of protests or other neces- 
sary documents for vessels or seamen not 

otherwise provided for 

• Preparation and acknowledgment for vessels or 
seamen of any oath or declaration for which a 
form is given in the Consular Regulations, or a 
similar necessary service not otherwise provided 
for 

Preparation and execution for vessels or seamen 
of any certificate for which a form Is given in 
the Consular Regulations, or similar necessary 
service not otherwise provided for 

Orders or letters for vessels or seamen for which 
forms are given in the Consular Regulations, or 
other similar necessary service not otherwise 
provided for 

Recording, when necessary, for vessels or seamen 
any document covered by the provisions of the 
Consular Regulations, for every 100 words or 
fraction thereof 



Fee 



$2.00 



6.00 



.60 



2.00 



2.00 



2.00 



2.00 



.60 



Nature of service 



SERVICES TO VESSELS AND SEAMEN— continued 

24. Noting marine protest— Form No. 37 

25. Extending marine protest— Form No. 38 

If it exceeds 200 words, for every additional 
100 words 

26. Protest of master against charterers or freighters — 

Form No. 39 

27. Clearance when issued by the consul, as at free 

ports 

28. Attending an appraisement of vessel's goods or 

ellects, for each day's attendance 

29. Attending sale of vessel's goods, for each day's 

attendance during which the sale continues 

30. Attendance at a shipwreck, or for the purpose of 

assisting a ship in distress, or of saving wrecked 
goods or property, over and above traveling ex- 
penses, whenever the consul's interposition is 
required by the parties interested, for each 
day 

NOTARIAL AND OTHER SERVICES 

31. Administering an oath and certificate thereof f--- 

32. Administering oath and preparing passport ap- 

plicationt 

33. Acknowledgment of a deed or power of attorney, 

or similar service, including one or more signa- 
tures, with certificate thereof, for each copy... 

34. Administering any and all oaths required to be 

made by pensioners and their witnesses in the 
execution of their pension vouchers, or by per- 
sons presenting claims for pensions or increase 
of pensions, or claims for insurance or insurance 
allowances or allotments, or certifying to the 
competency of a local official before whom said 
papers were executed, or for other services in 
relation thereto 

35. Acknowledgments and authentications connected 

with the assignment or transfer of United 
States bonds or of powers of attorney therefor 
to collect interest thereon 

Administering oaths or taking acknowledgments 
of officials or employees of the United States 
Government, or of any corporation in which 
the United States or its representatives shall 
own the entire outstanding capital stock, In 
connection with their official business ac- 
counts 

For rendering notarial services to officials of for- 
eign Qovernments who render gratuitously 
reciprocal courtesies to American diplomatic 
and consular officers, or for certification of in- 
voices of shipments of official supplies and 
equipment from foreign Qovernments to their 
diplomatic and consular officers and of ship- 
ments of personal effects to such officers in the 
United States when such foreign Government 
renders gratuitously reciprocal services to the 
United States Government 

Certifying to official character of a foreign notary 
or other official 



36 



37 



38, 



• Covers service of visa of alien crew list for foreign ship. 

t Executing an affidavit in regard to American birth in connection with application for passport or for registration, no I 



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TARIFF OF UNITED STATES CONSULAE FEES 



Nature of service 



NOTARIAL AND OTHER SERVICES — continued 



39 



40 



For taking depositions, executing commissions 
or letters rogatory, where the record of testi- 
mony including caption and certificate, does 
not exceed 500 words 

For each additional 100 words or fraction thereof.. 
The foregoing fee shall cover the administra- 
tion of the oath and all services of the consul as 
commissioner, but shall not include services 
of clerk, stenographer, or typewriter, which 
shall be additional at the rate prescribed here- 
in for copying. 

Copies (carbon copies to be charged for at the 
same rate as originals): 

For the Qrst 100 words or fraction 

for every additional 100 words or less 

il. For certifying to the correctness of a copy of, or 
extract from, any document, official or private. 
Each copy certified is to be considered an 
original, and a fee charged for the certification. 

Additional fee for all services contemplated by 
fees numbered 31, 32, 33, 38, 39, when rendered 
elsewhere than at the consular office at the re-, 
quest of the interested parties, for each hour 

or fraction thereof 

In connection with any service rendered out- 
side oi the consular office at the request of 
private individuals, the exact amount of the 
expenses actually and necessarily incurred by 
the person rendering the service shall be col- 
lected from the persons for whom the service is 
performed in addition to the fee or fees pre- 
scribed therefor, but no amount in excess of the 
fee or fees prescribed and such actual and neces- 
sary expenses shall be charged or accepted. 



42 



Fee 



$10. 00 
.50 



2.00 



Nature of service 



NOTARIAL AND OTHER SERVICES— continued 

43. Recording unofficial documents in consulate 

upon request: 

For the first 100 words or fraction 

For every additional 100 words or less 

44. Any and all services indicated in the tariff of fees 

and performed upon written orders of the 
Department of State for the oflicial use of the 
Government of the United States 

45. Any and all services in connection with the exe- 

cution of tax returns, federal, state, territorial, 
municipal, and insular 

46. License for the practice of pharmacy and the 

sale of poisons in the consular districts of the 

United States in China 

47 Certificate of registration 

48. Presenting a bill of exchange or other negotiable 

instrument for acceptance, payment, or pro- 
test, for each hour or fraction thereof outside 
of the consular office 

49. Noting and certifying to protest of a bill of ex- 

change or other negotiable instrument and 
giving notice thereof to drawer and indorsers 
when requested to do so 

50. Affidavit of temporary stay of owner of sealskin 

garment entering the United States from 
Canada 

51. Any and all services performed for American citi- 

zens while outside the United States in prepa- 
ration of ballots to be used in any primary, 
general, or other public elections in the United 
States, its territories, or possessions, whether 
Federal, state, territorial, county, town, or 
municipal. 



Fee 



$0.50 
.25 



No fee 



No fee 



2.00 
1.00 



1.00 



2.00 



Notes 



No fee 



Services performed under the foregoing tariff shall be rendered free of charge when performed: (a) in connection with the 
settlement of the estate of any employee of the United States dying abroad while on official duty; (b) for the use of any person in 
the collection of claims from the United States or from any State for compensation, pensions, back pay, bounty, bonus, property 
loss in the service of the United States; (c) for obtaining the return of property held by the Alien Property Custodian; for (d) 
the official use of the United States Veterans' Bureau. 

Consular offioers must require all fees to be paid in advance and before the stamps are can- 
celed, except in case of attendance out of office or of commissions, when the amount can not be 
determined until the service is performed. Advance deposits to cover fees in such latter cases may 
be accepted, but in no other cases 



XIV. DISPOSITION OF FEES AND COMPENSATION OF CONSULAR AGENTS AND VICE CONSULS 

The act for the reorganization of the consular service of the United States, approved April 5, 
1906, provides: 

Sec. 8. That all fees, official or unofficial, received b}' anj' officer in the consular service for 
services rendered in connection with the duties of his office or as a consular officer, including 
fees for notarial services, and fees for taking depositions, executing commissions or letters rogatory, 
settling estates, receiving or paying out moneys, caring for or disposing of property, shall be 
accounted for and paid into the Treasury of the United States, and the sole and only compensation 
of such officers shall be by salaries fixed by law; but this shall not apply to consular agents, who 
shall be paid by one-half of the fees received in their offices, up to a maximum sum of one thousand 
dollars in any one year, the other half being accounted for and paid into the Treasury of the United 
States. 

The act for the reorganization and improvement of the Foreign Service of the United States, 
approved May 24, 1924, amends the act of April 5, 1906, as follows: 

Sec. 11. That the provisions of sections 8 and 10 of the act of April 5, 1906, relative to 
official fees and the method of accounting therefor shall include both branches of the Foreign 

Service. 

The act for the reorganization and improvement of the Foreign Service of the United States 
approved May 24, 1924, amends section 1685 of the Revised Statutes as amended by the act 
entitled "An act for the improvement of the Foreign Service, approved February 5, 1915," to 
read as follows: 

Sec. 1685. That for such time as any Foreign Service officer shall be lawfully authorized 
to act as charg6 d'affaires ad interim or to assume charge of a consulate general or consulate 
during the absence of the principal officer at the post to which he shall have been assigned, he 
shall, if his salary is less than one-half that of such principal officer, receive in addition to his 
salar}' as Foreign Service officer compensation equal to the difference between such salary and 
one-half of the salary provided by law for the ambassador, minister, or principal consular officer 
as the case may be. 

FEES COLLECTED AT CONSULAR AGENCIES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1928 



Agency 



Annapolis Royal 

Arequipa 

Bathurst 

Bee be Junction.. 
Bocas del Toro... 

Bonacca 

Brighton 

Caibarien 

Cananea 

Ceara 

Chanaral-. 

Christ church 

Coquimbo 

Cruz Grande 

Cumberland 

Cyprus 

Dieppe 



Fees 



$586. 50 
404. 50 
, 023. 50 
, 008. 50 
422. 00 
169. 00 
039. 50 
175. 00 
112.50 
301. SO 
373. 00 
806.50 
334. 00 
285. 00 
558. 00 
27C. 50 
155. 16 



Agency 



Dunedin 

East London 

Esmeraldas 

Flushing 

Fremantle-Perth 

Gal way 

Gasp6-- 

Gonalves-- 

Grenada 

Jeremie 

Jersey.- 

Kalamata 

Kenora 

La Oroya... 

La Romana 

Lethbridge. 

Los Mochis 



Fees 



$1, 460. 12 

254. 76 
788. 90 
366. 50 
416. 20 
816. 00 
172. 50 
469. 00 

1, 386. 50 
661. 75 
172. 50 
468. 00 

4, 086. 50 
47.00 

1, 197. 00 

2, 478. 50 
119. 50 



Agency 



Lunenburg 

IManzanillo 

Matagalpa 

Mollendo 

Nanaimo 

Newcastle, N. B... 
Newcastle, N.S.W. 

Ocean Falls.. 

Oran 

Paita 

Paramaribo 

Port de Paix 

Port Hawkcsbury.. 

Puebla 

Puntarenas 

Rio Grande 

Roseau 



Fees 



$1, 195. 00 

754. 50 

10.00 

946. 50 

2, 510. 50 

3, 401. 00 

151. 50 

510. 50 

1, 535. 50 

1, 149. 00 

1, 559. 06 

537. 00 

773. 50 

534. 50 

1, 471. 50 

206. 50 

1, 188. 20 



Agency 



Sagua la Grande- 
st. George's 

St. Leonard 

St. Lucia 

St. Marc 

Salaverry 

Sanchez.. 

San Jos6, Guate^ 

mala 

San Pedro de Ma^ 

coris 

San Pedro Sula 

Summerside 

Talcahuano 

Tarragona 

Tocopilla 

Tuxpan 



Fees 



$1, 273. 50 

268. 25 
16, 350. 00 
777. 56 
289.00 
915. 50 
1, 014. 50 

1, 476. 00 

1, 501. 00 
122. 00 
1, 370. 50 
1, 534. 00 
1, 452. 00 
1, 008. 50 
146. 50 



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XVI. CLASSIFICATION OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 

[Arranged chronologleally according to the date of appointment to present class] 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS I ($9,000) 



Name 


Whence 

ap- 
pointed 


Rank in the service 


Where assigned 


Date of 
assignment 


Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 


Date of 

entry into 

service , 


Maxwell Blake' Mo 


Consul general 

Counselor of embassy. 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general and 
counselor of em- 
bassy. 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 


Tangier 


May 14,1925 Julv 1.1924 


Feb 2, 1906 


Sheldon L. Crosby N. Y... 

Alphonse GauUn R.I .. 


Constantinople 

Paris. 


Nov. 15, 1924 
July 8, 1926 
June 16,1928 
Feb. 26, 1927 
Oct. 13,1927 

July 6, 1928 
Jan. 7, 1926 
July 2, 1928 

Mar. 15, 1928 
Apr. 3,1926 
Sept. 8,1919 
May 7,1927 
Mar. 28, 1923 
July 6, 1928 
Feb. 4, 1926 

Apr. 12,1928 
Nov. 16, 1926 


July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 

July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
Feb. 24,1925 
Dec. 17,1925 
Dec. 17,1925 
June 30,1927 
June 30,1927 
June 30,1927 

Sept. 15, 1927 
Sept. 29, 1927 


Mar. 31, 1910 
Mar. 8,1905 


Albert Halstead i D. C... 


London 


Apr. 3, 1906 


Carlton Bailey Hurst D. C... 


Berlin 


July 22,1892 


Julius O. Lsy D. C... 

Qabriel Bie Ravnda! S. Dak. 


Santiago, Chile 

Hamburg 


Sept. 1,1893 
Jan 22, 1898 


Nathaniel U. Stewart Oa 


Barcelona 


Aug. 15,1907 


Horace Lee Washington.. J D. C... 


Department 


Oct. 1, 1894 


Post Wheeler Wash.. 

Shpldon Whitebouse N. Y... 


Counselor of embassy. 
Counselor of embassy. 


On leave of absence... 
Madrid 


July 21,1906 
Aug. 4, 1909 


Ralph J. Totten Tenn.. 


Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general. 

Consul general and 
counselor of em- 
bassy. 

Counselor of embassy. 

Consul general 


Cape Town 


June 10,1908 


Edwin S. Cunningham..! Tenn.. 


Shanghai.. 


Feb. 16,1898 


Leo J. Keena Mich.. 


Uabana 


May 31, 1909 


Homer M. Byington Conn.. 


Naples 


Sept. 19, 1900 


William Dawson Minn.. 


Mexico, D. F 


Mar. 28, 1908 


DeWitt C. Poole Ill 


Berlin 


Dec. 20,1910 


Norman Armour N. J 


Paris 


May 17,1916 


Claude I. Dawson 


s. c.„. 


Rio de Janeiro 


June 24,1910 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS II ($8,000) 



Charles B. Curtis. 



William H. Gale 

Clarence E. Gauss 

Marion Letcher 

Alexander R. Magruder.. 



N. Y Counselor of embassy 

and consul general. 

Va I Consulgeneral 

Conn . . Consul general 

Ga Consul general. r. 

Md Counselor of legation.. 



Habana. 



Budapest.. 
Tientsin... 
Antwerp... 
Stockholm. 



July 


18, 1927 


Nov. 


12, 1926 


May 


4, 1927 


July 


6, 1928 


Feb. 


10, 1925 



July 1, 1924 



July 
July 
July 
July 



1,7924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 



* Appointed also to act as diplomatic agent pursuant to Sec. 17 of an act of Congress approved May 24, 1924. 
compensation as a Foreign Service o£3cer. 

85 



86 



CLASSIFICATION" OF FOREIGN" SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS II ($8,000)-Continued 



Name 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Rank in the service 



Where assigned 



Date of 
assignment 



Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 



Date of 

entry into 

service 



Roger Culver Tredwell.. 

Robert Frazer, jr 

Edward J. Norton 

Ferdinand L. Mayer 

Arthur Oarrels 

Douglas Jenkins 

Ransford S. Miller 

John Campbell White 

Alban Q. Snyder 

Q. Howland Shaw 

John K. Caldwell 

Edwin L. Neville 

Louis Q Dreyfus, jr 

Matthew £. Ilanna 

George S. Messersmith... 

Ray Atherton 

Stokeley W. Morgan 

Addison E. Southard •... 
Frederick T. F. Dumont. 
Willys R. Peck 

Mahlon Fay Perkins 



Ind... 

Pa 

Tenn. 
Ind... 
Mo... 
S. C... 
N. Y... 
Md... 
W.Va. 
Mass.. 
Ky.... 
Ohio.. 



Calif.. 
Ohio.. 
Del... 
Ill 

Ark... 

Ky— . 
Pa.... 
Calif-. 

Calif.. 



Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general „. 

Counselor of legation.. 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Counselor of embassy - 

Consul general 

First secretary 

Consul general 

Consul general and 
counselor of em- 
bassy. 

Consul general 

Counselor of embassy.. 

Consul general 

Counselor of embassy - 
Counselor of embassy. 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul and first secre- 
tary. 
Consul and counselor 
of legation. 



Hong Kong June. 16, 1925 



Calcutta 

Department- 
Ottawa 

Melbourne... 

Canton 

Seoul 



Buenos Aires. 



Oct. 24,1927 
Nov. 18, 1925 
Feb. 16,1928 
June 29,1926 
Mar. 30, 1923 
Sept. 5,1919 
June 11,1928 



Department Apr. 14,1926 

Department | June 13,1928 

Tokyo Apr. 12,1928 



On detail as inspector. 

Lima 

Buenos Aires 

London 

Mexico, D. F 

Addis Ababa 

Department 

Department 



Peking. 



Oct. 1, 1928 
Nov. 11,1927 
June 7, 1928 
Sept. 26, 1927 
Nov. 5, 1928 
Oct. 12,1927 
June 5, 192G 
June 18, 1926 



July 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Aug. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Deo. 
Dec. 
June 
Oct. 
June 
June 



June 
June 
June 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Jan. 
May 
May 



1, 1924 
24, 1925 
24, 1925 
31, 1925 
17, 1925 
17, 1925 
17, 1925 

17. 1925 
2,1926 

19. 1926 
8, 1927 
8, 1927 



30, 1927 
30, 1927 
30, 1927 
24, 1927 

26. 1927 

23. 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 



Feb. 16,1928 i May 17,1928 



Apr. 
July 
Mar. 
Aug. 
June 
June 
Aug. 
May 
May 
May 
Oct. 
Aug. 



Dec. 
Aug. 
June 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Oct. 



14, 1909 
16, 1909 

30. 1907 
3, 1916 

22. 1908 
22, 1908 
27, 1895 
22, 1914 

8, 1899 

3, 1918 

8, 1908 

27, 1907 



20. 1910 
23, 1917 
25. 1914 
23, 1917 
3. 1918 
1,1916 
19.1911 
8, 1906 



Jan. 14, 1909 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS III ($7,000) 



Thomas D. Bowman 

Clarence Carrigan 

George E. Chamberlin... 

Carl F. Delchman 

Arthur C. Frost 


Mo.... 
Calif... 
N. Y... 
Mo.... 

Mass 

Ky..... 

ni 

Mo.-.. 

Ill 

S.C.... 

Pa 

Pa 

Tenn 

Mass... 
N. Y... 
Ohio... 
Mich... 
Ill 


Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 


Wesley Frost 


Consul general 


John A Oamon 


Consul general 

Consul general 


Arminius T. Ilaeberle 

Ernest L. Harris 


Lewis W. Haskell 

Charles M. Hathaway, Jr. 
P. Stewart Heintzleman.. 
Philip Holland 


Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 


W. Stanley Hollia 

Theodore Jaeckel 


Consul general 


Ezra M. Lawton 




Samuel T. Lee 


Consul general 

Consul general 


Will L. Lowrie 



' Appointed also to act as minister resident pursuant to 
pensation as a Foreign Service offlcer. 



Belfast Nov. 16, 1926 

Montevideo Jan. 27, 1927 

Glasgow June 6,1928 

Valparaiso June 23,1920 

Prague Nov. 2,1927 

Montreal Aug. 24,1928 

Marseille. Aug. 24,1928 

Dresden July 1,1925 

Vancouver Mar. 26,1925 

Zurich ' Oct. 29,1928 

Munich July 27,1927 

Winnipeg Apr. 15,1925 

Liverpool Sept. 20,1927 

Department Mar. 23, 1928 

Halifax. June 15,1928 

Sydney, Australia Mar. 30,1923 

Lisbon. May 21,1928 

Wellington Oct. 22,1924 

Sec. 17 of an act of Congress approved 



July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 


July 1 


,1924 1 


July 1 


,1924 1 



Dec. 

Mar. 
Jan. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
June 
May 
Jan. 
Aug. 
Oct. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
July 
Feb. 
Aug. 
Jan. 



21, 1911 
3, 1910 
2, 1'rfOO 

30. 1907 
2, 191 5 
6,1912 

24, 1914 

10. 1908 

10. 1898 
11,1910 
19.1911 
25. 1902 

7. 1910 
18. 1891 
17,1914 
19, 1908 
15, 1907 

14. 1899 



May 24, 1924. Receives com- 



CLASSIFICATION" OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 



I 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS III ($7,000)— CoDtlnaed 



Name 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



John Ball Osborne Pa 

Ely E. Palmer 1 R.I 

Henry P. Starrett ! Fla 

Hallett Johnson N. J 

JohnE Kehl Ohio... 

Louis A. Sussdorfl, jr N.Y... 



Alexander C. Kirk Ill 

Cornelius Ferris Colo.. 

Arthur Bliss Lane N. Y.. 

John F. Martin Fla.... 

Walter C.Thurston Ariz... 



R. Henry Norweb Ohio... 

George A. Gordon | N.Y... 

Calvin M. Hitch Ga 

Benjamin Thaw, jr Pa 

North Winship Ga 



James Clement Dunn... N.Y... 

John C. Wiley Ind 

J.Theodore Marriner ; Me 

Felix Cole D. C... 

J. Klahr Huddle Ohio... 

Frank C. Lee Colo 

James B. Stewart ; N.Mex. 

George K. Donald Ala 

Keith Merrill Minn.. 

John K. Davis Ohio... 



Coert du Bois 

Dana G. Munro. 



Calif. 
N. J.. 



Rank in the service 



Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

First secretary 

Consul 

First secretary 

First secretary 

Consul general 

First secretary , 

First secretary 

First secretary and 

consul. 

First secretary 

First secretary 

Consul 

First secretary 

Consul general and 

first secretary. 

First secretary 

Counselor of legation. 

First secretary 

Consul general 

Consul. 

Consul general 

Consul 

Consul general 

Consul 

Consul general and 

first secretary. 

Consul general 

Consul and counselor 

of legation. 



Where assigned 



Stockholm , 

Bucharest 

Genoa 

Oslo r...: 

Stuttgart 

Riga, Kovno, and 
'Tallinn. 

Rome 

Dublin 

Department 

Panama 

Department 

The Hague 

Paris 

Basel 

Department 

Copenhagen , 

Department , 

Managua , 

Department.. 

Warsaw 

Cologne 

Singapore , 

Department. 

Guatemala 

Department , 

London 

Batada 

On detail as inspector 



Date of 
assignment 



Nov. 16,1926 
Aug. 25, 1921 
Nov. 16, 1926 
July 11,1927 
June 11,1924 
Dec. 30, 1926 

Oct. 5, 1928 
Nov. 1, 1927 
Nov. 8,1927 
Aug. 24,1927 
Nov. 28, 1927 

May 1, 1925 
May 11,1927 
Mar. 30, 1923 
Oct. 10,1925 

July 6, 1928 



Apr. 
Sept. 
Feb. 
Aug. 
Dec. 
Oct. 
June 
June 
Aug. 
Sept. 

May 
Nov. 



1927 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1927 
1928 



Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 



July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
July 1, 1924 
Aug. 8, 1924 
Aug. 8,1924 
Sept. 20, 1924 

Nov. 17, 1924 
Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1925 

Aug. 31, 1925 
Aug. 31,1925 
Dec. 17,1925 
Dec. 17,1925 
Dec. 17,1925 



June 
June 
Oct. 
June 
June 
June 
June 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Jan. 



2. 1926 

2. 1926 

19. 1926 

8. 1927 
8, 1927 
8, 1927 
8, 1927 

24. 1927 

29. 1927 

23. 1928 



Sept. 

May 

Aug. 

Aug. 

Mar. 

Oct. 

July 

June 

July 

Apr. 



May 26,1928 Sept. 5,1919 
May 26,1928 June 4,1920 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS IV ($6,000) 



William Whiting Andrews Ohio.. 

F. Lammot Belin Pa 

Philander L. Cable Ill 

E. Haldeman Dennison.. Ohio.. 

Leon Dominian N. Y.. 

Cornelius Van H.Engert. Calif.. 

Fred D. Fisher Oreg.. 

Otis A. Glazebrook N. J.. 

Herbert S. Ooold Calif.. 

Elbridge Gerry Greene... Mass.. 



First secretary ! Lisbon.. 

First secretary | London. 

First secretary Berlin... 

Consul ' Quebec. 

Consul 

First secretary... 

Consul 

Consul 

First secretary... 
First secretary... 



Rome 

Caracas 

Santos 

Nice and Monaco. 
Athens 



Oct. 13,1927 
Jan. 5, 1928 
Sept. 28, 1928 
Mar. 15, 1919 
June 18,1924 
Dec. 21,1927 
June 24,1926 
Dec. 2, 1920 
July 17.1924 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 



Vienna i May 3,1928 July 



1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1,1924 
1,1924 



Mar. 
Dec. 
Aug 
Nov. 
June 
Mar. 
Aug. 
Feb. 
Oct. 
May 



CLASSIFICATION" OF FOBEIGN" SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS IV ($6,000)— Contlnaed 



Name 



Clarence B. Hewes 

Myron A. Ilofer 

Ross E. Holaday 

Williamson S. Howell, jr. 

Lester Maynard 

Jay Pierrepont Moffat... 
Maxwell K. Moorhead... 

Gordon Paddock.. 

Robert M. Scotten 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Rank In the service 



John Q. Wood 

Paul Knabenshue 

Irving N. Linnell 

Samuel W. Ilonaker. 
Thomas H. Bevan... 
George A. Bucklin... 
W. Roderick Dorsey. 

Edward A. Dow 

Charles L. Uoover... 
Ernest L. Ives 



Wilbur Keblinger 

Walter A. Leonard 

Kenneth S. Pattoa 

John R. Putnam 

James B. Young 

Frank P Lockhart... 

Edwin C. Wilson 

Joseph W. Ballautine. 

Pierre de L. Boal. 

Joseph E. Uaven 



Hugh H. Watson ... 
Thomas M. Wilson. 

Edward L. Reed 



Charles R. Cameron. 

Leland B. Morris 

Lowell C. Pinkerton. 
H. Merle Cochran... 
Elbridge D. Rand... 



Emil Saucr 

8. Pinkney Tuck. 



Wallace S. Murray 

Alfred W. Donegan... 
Graham H. Kemper.. 

Walter A. Adams 

Eugene H. Dooman... 

.Tohn P. Hurley 

Joseph E. Jacobs 

George A. Makinson. 

O. Gaylord Marsh 

Herschel V. Johnson.. 



La.. 

Ohio... 

Ohio... 

Tei 

Calif... 
N. Y...! 

Pa 

N. Y...: 
Mich..,! 

Hawaii [ 

Ohio... 

Mass... 

Tex...- 

Md....i 

Okla... 

Md. 

Nebr... 

Mo.... 

Va 

Va 

Ill 

Va 

Oreg... 

Pa 

Tex 

Fla.... 
Mass.. 
Pa ... 
Ill 

Vt.... 
Tenn. 

Pa.... 

N.Y-. 

Pa ... 

Mo... 
Arlz... 
Calif.. 

Tox... 

N. Y.. 

Ohio.. 
Ala... 
Ky.... 

S. C... 
N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 
S. C... 
Calif.. 
Wash. 
N. C. 



First secretary 

First secretary 

Consul 

First secretary.. 1 

Consul 

First secretary 

Consul 

First secretary 

First secretary and 
consul. 

Consul 

Consul general , 

Consul general , 

Consul 

Consul general 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul general 

Consul and first sec- 
retary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul general 

First secretary 

Consul 

First secretary 

Consul 



Consul 

Consul general and 

first secretary. 
First secretary 



Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

First secretary and 
consul. 

Consul ... 

Consul and first secre- 
tary. 

First secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

First secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

First secretary 



Where assigned 



Peking 

Department... 
Manchester... 

London 

Havre 

Berne 

Johannesburg. 
Copenhagen.. 
Department.. 



Messina 

Jerusalem. 

Ottawa 

Port au Prince 

Oslo 

Victoria, B. C 

Tsingtao 

Frankfort on the Main 

Amsterdam 

Constantinople 



Date of 
assignment 



Bombay 

Warsaw 

Leipzig... 

Amoy 

Venice 

Hankow 

Paris 

Department 

Department 

Florence and San Ma- 
rino. 

Lyon 

On detail as inspector.. 

Brussels and Luxem- 
burg. 

Sao Paulo 

Athens 

London 

Paris 

Geneva 

Toronto 

Constantinople 

Department 

Munich 

Tokyo. 

Hankow 

Tokyo 

Vienna 

Shanghai 

Callao-Lima 

Sydney, N. S 

Mexico, D. F 



Apr. 

Jan. 

Feb. 

Dec. 

Aug. 

Sept. 

Dec. 

July 

Feb. 

Oct. 
June 
May 
July 
June 
July 
Apr. 
Sept. 
Oct. 
Sept. 



24, 1924 

28, 1928 
22, 1915 
1, 1928 

17. 1923 

29. 1927 

18. 1928 

1. 1926 

7. 1927 

29, 1928 
20, 1928 

4. 1927 

12. 1927 

13. 1928 

23. 1924 

10. 1925 

7. 1928 
18, 1927 
18, 1925 



Apr. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Mar. 



Mar. 30, 1923 
Apr. 25,1925 
Dec. 19,1928 
1, 1926 
16, 1920 
15, 1925 
1, 1926 
Feb. 14, 1928 
Apr. 9, 1928 
Mar. 30, 1923 

May 17, 1922 
Feb. 21,lf>26 

July 19,1927 

Dec. 2,1926 
Nov. 27, 1926 
July 7, 1923 
Mar. 3,1927 
May 26,1928 

Aug. 27,1925 

May 26,1928 



Apr. 
Sept. 
June 
July 
May 
June 
Feb. 
Aug. 
Nov. 
July 



10, 1925 

24. 1925 

6, 1928 
17, 1928 

19. 1926 
6, 1925 

25, 1928 

20. 1925 

26. 1926 
27, 1928 



Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 



Date of 
entry into 
service 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 

July 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 



1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1. 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 

1, 1924 
8, 1924 
8, 1924 

20. 1924 

24. 1925 
24, 1925 
24, 1925 
24, 1925 
24, 1925 
24, 1925 



Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1926 
Feb. 24.1925 
Feb. 24,1925 
Apr. 15,1925 
Aug. 31,1925 
Dec. 17,1926 
Dec. 17,1925 
Dec 17,1925 

Dee. 17,1925 
June 2, 1926 



Feb. 
Sept. 
June 
Aug. 
June 
Sept. 
June 
Apr. 
May 

Jan. 

June 

Sept. 

July 

Apr. 

July 

Jan. 

Oct. 

June 

June 

May 
Aug. 
June 
Mar. 
July 
Apr. 
Apr. 
June 
Dec. 
Aug. 



10, 1919 

6, 1919 

6, 1902 

3, 1916 

26. 1906 

6, 1919 

26, 1906 

24, 1901 

17, 1916 

20, 1909 
20, 1906 

23. 1914 
19, 1913 
24, 1912 

16. 1906 

14. 1907 

18. 1915 
4, 1909 
7, 1909 

15,1914 
2, 1907 

24. 1908 
2. 1915 

19. 1909 
15, 1926 

7,1920 
2, 1909 
20, 1919 
18, 1904 



Dec. 28,1907 
Sept. 6,1919 



Oct. 19, 1926 Nov. 15, 1920 



June 8, 1927 
June 8,1927 
June 8, 1927 
June 30,1927 
June 30,1927 



Sept. 
Apr. 
Sept. 



5, 1919 
1, 1910 
4, 1917 
June 19,1914 
Aug. 24, 1921 



June 30, 1927 Aug. 19, 1911 
June 30, 1927 Sept. 11, 1913 



Aug. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
May 

May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 



24, 1927 
29, 1927 

29. 1927 

17. 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 192S 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 
26, 1928 



Mar. 
May 
Aug. 
Feb. 
Mar. 
Aug. 
Oct. 
Dec. 
Mar. 
Nov. 



22, 1920 
10, 1906 

19. 1911 

26, 1916 

12. 1912 

15. 1919 
15, 1915 
23, 1909 

2, 1915 

15. 1920 



CLASSIFICATIOlSr OF FOKEIGF SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS V ($5,000) 



Henry H.Balch 

Ralph C. Busser 

Harry Campbell 

Harold D. Clum 

Leslie A. Davis 

Jos6 de Olivares 

Hasell H. Dick 

John W. ftye 

Carol H. Foster 

George C. Hanson 

Oscar S. Heizer 

Frank Anderson Henry 

George N. Ifft 

Jesse B. Jackson 

David B. Maegowan 

David J. D. Myers 

Leslie E. Reed 

Alfred R. Thomson 

Charles D. Westcott 

Paul R. Josselyn 

Myrl S. Myers 

Avra M. Warren 

Copley Amory, jr 

Walter F. Boyle 

Homer Brett 

Erie R. Dickover 

Frederick F.A.Pearson.. 

John M. Savage 

Orme Wilson, jr 

Warden McK. Wilson 

Wainwright Abbott 

Joseph Flack 

Frederic D. K. LeClercq. 

William C. Burdett 

Benjamin Reath Riggs... 

Merritt Swift 

Harold H. Tittmann, jr.. 

Henry C. A Damm 

John D. Johnson... 

Dayle C. McDonough... 

Edward I. Nathan 

Thomas L. Daniels 

Walter H. Sholes.... 

Benjamin Muse 

Charles H. Albrecht 

Algar E. Carleton 

Monnett B. Davis 

Jay C. Huston 

Edwin Cari Kemp 

Joseph F. McGurk 

Henry M. Woleott. 

John Farr Simmons 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Rank In the service 



Ala... 
Pa.... 
Kans.. 
N.Y.. 
N.Y.. 
Mo... 
S. C. 
Minn. 
Md... 
Conn. 
Iowa.. 
Del... 
Idaho. 
Ohio.. 

Tenn . 

Ga.-.. 
Minn. 
Md... 
Pa.... 
Iowa.. 

Pa.... 

Md... 

N.n.. 

Ga.... 
Miss.. 
Calif.. 
R.I... 
N.J... 
N.Y.. 
Ind... 
Pa.... 
Pa.... 
S. C... 
Tenn. 
Pa.... 
D. C. 
Mo... 
Tenn.. 
Vt.... 
Mo... 
Pa.... 
Minn. 
Okla_. 
Vs.... 
Pa.... 
Vt.... 
Colo.. 
Calif.. 
Fla-... 
N. J... 

N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 



Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul and first sec- 
retary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul and second 
secretary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul and second 
secretary. 

Consul 

Consul 



Where assigned 



Date of 
assignment 



Monterrey 

Cardiff 

Birmingham 

Guayaquil.. 

Zagreb 

Kingston, Jamaica 

Rangoon 

Ciudad Juarez 

Rotterdam.. 

Harbin 

Algiers 

Barcelona 

Ghent 

Fort William and 

Port Arthur. 
Riga, Kovno, and 

Tallinn. 

Chihuahua 

Bremen. 

Bradford 

Department 

Department.. 



Feb. 
Apr. 
Dec. 
June 
Sept. 
June 
Nov. 
Oct. 
Sept. 
Dec. 
Oct. 
Nov. 
June 
Mar. 



Mukden 

St. John's, N. F.. 

Habana 

Auckland 

Milan 

Kobe , 

Santiago, Chile... 

Southampton 

Buenos Aires 

Paris 

Dublin 

Vienna 

Department 

Brussels 

Department 

The Hague 

Rome 

Nogales 

Strasbourg , 

Sydney, N. S. W . 
Santiago, Cuba.. 

Rome , 

Trieste 

Panama 

Nairobi 

Hull 

Department , 

Shanghai 

Danzig 

Department 



Oct. li 

May 24, 
Aug. 3 
July 27 
Dec. 11, 
Jan. 

Feb. 

June 

June 

Mar. 

Sept. 

Nov. 

July 

Sept. 

Aug. 

July 

June 

June 

Oct. 

Aug. 

July 

Oct. 

Apr. 

Oct. 

July 

Nov. 

Mar. 

Dec. 

June 

Nov. 

June 

Dec. 

Dec. 

Mar. 

Apr. 

Sept. 



Caracas 

Department. 



June 
June 13, 



1928 
1926 
1927 
1926 
1924 
1924 
1926 
1923 
1928 
1921 
1928 
1922 
1926 
1928 



Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 



1922 I July 1 

1928 I July 1 

1923 July 1 

1925 July 1 

1926 July 1 

1927 Aug. 8, 



1927 
1926 
1928 
1925 
1928 
1921 
1926 
1019 
1926 
1928 
1927 
1925 
1926 
1925 
1926 
1927 
1925 
1923 
1926 
1926 
1928 
1926 
1926 
1928 
1926 
1925 
1924 
1928 
1923 
1928 

1926 
1927 



Aug. 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Dee. 
June 
June 
Oct. 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 

June 
Aug. 24, 



1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 

1924 

1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 

1924 
1924 
1924 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 

1927 
1927 



90 



CLASSIFICATION" OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOKEIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS V ($5,000)-Contlnued 



Name 


Whence 

ap- 
pointed 


Rank in the service 


Where assigned 


Date of 
assignment 


Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 


Date of 

entry into 

service 


Dudley Q. Dwyre 

Clarence J. Spiker 

George Wadsworth 


Colo... 
D. C... 

N. Y... 

D. C... 

Va 

N. Y... 

Tex 

Pa 

S. C... 
Ohio... 


Consul . 


Mexico, D. F 


Oct. 19,1928 
Oct. 12,1928 

May 24,1928 

Feb. 17,1927 
June 27, 1928 
Oct. 1, 1926 
July 27,1928 
June 13,1927 
Apr. 28,1923 
Nov. 9,1927 


Sept. 29, 1927 
Sept. 29, 1927 

Sept. 29, 1927 

May 17, 1928 
May 17,1928 
May 17, 1928 
May 17,1928 
May 17, 1928 
May 17, 1928 
May 26, 1928 


Sept. 5,1919 
Apr. 4, 1914 

Nov 19 1917 


Consul and second 
secretary. 

Consul and first sec- 
retary. 

Second secretary 

Consul .. 


Peking .. 


Cairo . - . . 


Madrid 


Aug. 24, 1921 
Apr. 30,1918 
Ajjg. 24, 1921 
Nov. 15, 1920 


Parker W. Buhrman . . 


Berlin 


Raymond E. Cos. 


Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Consul 


London. 


Frederick P. Hibbard 


San Salvador 


Alfred W. Kliefoth 


Riga 


Nov. 30, 1917 


Lucien Memminger 


Consul 


Bordeaux 


Mar. 30, 1907 
Mar. 8, 1920 


R. A. Wallace Treat 


Consul and second sec- 
retary. 


Teheran 









FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS VI ($4,500) 



J. Webb Benton 


Pa 


William P. Blocker 


Tex 


Harris N. Cookingham... 


N. Y... 


Chester W. Davis 


N. Y... 


Clement S. Edwards 


Minn.. 


Barton Hall -- 


Mo.... 


Robert Harnden 


Calif.. - 


Henry B. Hitchcock 


N. Y.„ 


Curtis C. Jordan 


Calif... 


Harry M. Lakin 


Pa 


William R. Langdon 


Mass... 


Charles Roy Nasmltb 


N. Y... 


Jefferson Patterson 


Ohio... 


Charles J. Pisar 


Wis.... 


Harold B. Quarton 


Iowa... 


John Randolph 


N. Y... 


Walter H. Schoellkopf... 


N. Y... 


Francis R. Stewart 


N. Y... 


Lucien N. Sullivan 


Pa 


John J. C. Watson 


Ky. — 


Charles C. Broy.. 


Va 


James P. Moffitt 


N. Y. . 


George Orr . 


N. J 


Samuel Sokobin 


N.J .. 


Austin C. Brady 


N.Mex. 


Alfred T. Burri 


N. Y... 


Reed Paige Clark 


N, H... 


John Corrlgan 


Ga 


Cecil M. P. Cross 


R. I.... 


John G. Erhardt 


N. Y-. 


0«org« D. Hopper 


Ky 



Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary and 

consul. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul and second 

secretary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 



Warsaw 

Mazatlan 

Teneiife 

Warsaw , 

Valencia , 

Helsingfors 

Rosario , 

Nagasaki :, 

Barcelona 

Montreal 

Dairen 

Porto Alegre 

Constantinople. 

Saloniki 

Habana 

Baghdad- 

Madrid.. 

Niagara Falls... 

Cienfuegos 

Dundee 

Nassau 

Department 

Paris 

Foochow 

Malaga 

Barranquilla 

Guadalajara 

Smyrna 

Cape Town 

Department 

Antofagasta 



Feb. 7, 1927 


July 


1, 1924 


Aug. 17,1925 


July 


1, 1924 


May 29, 1928 


July 


1. 1924 


May 4, 1926 


July 


1, 1924 


Jan. 2, 1924 


July 


1, 1924 


July 17,1924 


July 


1, 1924 


Jan. 2, 1924 


July 


1, 1924 


Oct. 8, 1925 


July 


1, 1924 


Aug. 4,1926 


July 


1, 1924 


Apr. 9, 1926 


July 


1, 1924 


Feb. 27,1928 


July 


1, 1924 


Apr. 8, 1927 


July 


1, 1924 


Sept. 2,1926 


July 


1, 1924 


July 13,1927 


July 


1, 1924 


July 6, 1927 


July 


1, 1924 


Mar. 16, 1923 


July 


1, 1924 


Apr. 16,1928 


July 


1, 1924 


Feb. 27,1928 


July 


1, 1924 


Feb. 9, 1926 


July 


1, 1924 


Dec. 18,1928 


July 


1, 1924 


Dec. 15,1926 


Aug. 


8, 1924 


May 11,1928 


Aug. 


8, 1924 


June 6, 1925 


Aug. 


8, 1924 


July 20,1927 


Aug. 


8, 1924 


Feb. 4, 1924 


Feb. 


24, 1925 


May 28,1925 


Feb. 


24, 1925 


Sept. 10, 1928 


Feb. 


24, 1925 


Nov. 19, 1926 


Feb. 


24, 1925 


May 15,1925 


Feb. 


24, 1925 


Dec. 2, 1926 


Feb. 


24, 1925 


June 20.1925 


Feb. 


24, 1925 



Nov. 

July 

Jan. 

June 

Mar. 

Sept. 

Nov 

Mar. 

Dec. 

Feb. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Dec. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Sept. 
Jan. 
May 
Apr. 
July 
Sept. 
June 
Apr. 
Nov. 
May 
Sept. 



15. 1920 

18. 1913 
7, 1911 
4, 1920 
2, 1911 
5, 1919 
7. 1917 

12, 1912 
20, 1919 

3, 1916 

4. 1914 
22, 1907 

24. 1921 

4. 1915 
12, 1912 
29.1917 

5, 1919 
24, 1912 
31, 1909 

24. 1914 
19, 1909 

5. 1919 

4. 1920 
4, 1914 

26. 1917 

13. 1918 
5, 1919 



Oct. 30,1919 
Sept. 27, 1919 
Sept. 27, 1919 
Sept. 14, 1917 



CLASSIFICATIOISr OF FOEEIGN" SERVICE OFFICEES 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS VI ($4,600)— Continued 



Name 



Karl de a. MacVitty 

Ernest B. Price 

Paul C. Squire 

Marshall M. Vance 

Henry S. Waterman 

Harold L. Williamson 

Romeyn Wormuth 

Harold M. Deane 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Edward M. Groth 

Edmund B. Montgomwy 

Charles E. Allen 

Harry F. Hawley 

Richard L. Sprague 

Dana C. Sycks 

Arthur B. Cooke 

Maurice P. Dunlap 

John H. MacVeagh 

George R. MerreJl, jr 

James Orr Denby 

Hugh Millard 

Robert U. Bradford 

William E. Chapman 

Leonard Q. Dawson 

Robert W. Helngartner.. 

Orsen N. Nielsen 

Henry C. von Struve 

Egmont C. von Tresckow 

Bartley P. Yost 

George L. Brandt 

James O. Carter 

Hugh S. Fullerton 

John Dewey Hickerson .. 

Robert D. Murphy 

H. Earle Russell 

Rudolf E. Schoenfeld 



William H. Taylor 

Harry L. Walsh 

Maynard B. Barnes 

Robert B. Macatee 

Richard F. Boyce 

Harry E. Carlson 

Nathaniel P. Davis 

Hooker A. Doolittle 

Raymond Davis 

Donald R. Heath 

Charles Bridgham Hos- 
mer. 

Robert D. Longyear 

H. Freeman Matthews... 

Renwick S. McNiece 

George P. Shaw 

Samuel R. Thompson 

Damon C. Woods 



Dl 

N. Y.. 

Mass.. 
Ohio.. 
Wash. 

Ill 

N. Y.. 
Coan.- 

N.Y.. 
Ill 

Ky.... 
N. Y.. 
Mass.. 
Ohio.. 
S. C... 
Minn., 
N. Y... 
Mo.-.. 
Ind.... 
Nebr... 
Nebr... 
Okla... 

Va 

Ohio... 
Wis.... 
Tex.... 
S. C... 
Kans... 
D. C... 

Qa 

Ohio... 
Tex.... 
Wis.... 
Mich... 
D. C... 

Pa 

Md.... 
Iowa... 

Va 

Mich-. 

Ill 

N. J 

N. Y... 

Me 

Kans... 
Me 

Mass... 
Md..-. 
Utah... 
Calif... 
CaUf... 
Tex 



Rank in the service 



Censul , 

Consul 

CobshI , 

Consul , 

Consul— 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Second secretary and 

consul. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul , 

Consul 

Consul , 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

COHSUl 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul and second 

secretary. 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul ... 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 



Where assigned 



Date of 
assignment 



Leghorn Jan. 27,1928 

Nanking Oct. 12,1928 

Windsor Feb. 11,1928 

Department I Mar. 27,1928 

Saigon Mar. 12,1928 

Paris June 1,1928 

St. John, N. B Oct. 23, 1924 

Montreal Nov. 28,1927 



Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 



Consul 

Second secretary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 



Surabaya 

Madras 

Constantinople 

Windsor 

Gibraltar 

Buenos Aires.. 

Plymouth 

Stockholm 

Bucharest 

Tegucigalpa 

Peking 

Tokyo 

Iquique 

Cali 

Vera Cruz 

Frankfort on the Main. 

Department 

Qfiteborg 

Berlin 

Sault Sainte Marie 

Beirut-. 

Calais 

Kovno 

Department 

Department 

Casablanca 

Rio de Janeiro 



Constantinople 

Hamilton, Ontario. 

Department 

London 

Nuevo Laredo 

Tallinn 

Pernambuco 

Bilbao 

Paris 

Berne 

Department 



Dec. 

Mar. 

Feb. 

Dec. 

July 

Jan. 

Apr. 

July 

Apr. 

July 

Jan. 

Feb. 

Mar. 

Mar. 

Oct. 

June 

May 

June 

Oct. 

Oct. 

June 

Mar. 

June 

Aug. 

Mar. 

Mar. 

Apr. 

Jan. 
June 
May 
Mar. 
June 
July 
Aug. 
June 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Dec. 



17. 1925 

8. 1926 

24. 1923 

12. 1924 
18, 1901 

22. 1926 

29. 1926 

12. 1927 

14. 1928 
24, 1928 

21. 1927 

7. 1927 

3. 1928 
8, 1928 

29. 1928 
26, 1928 
29, 1928 

9,1926 
23, 1926 

13. 1926 
20, 1928 
28,1927 

1, 1928 

18. 1927 
16, 1926 

12. 1924 
12,1927 

5,1928 

29. 1928 
17, 1926 
30, 1923 
29, 1928 

3, 1926 
17,1925 
2, 1926 
6, 1926 

17. 1925 

15. 1926 



Department July 10,1927 

Bogota Sept. 2,1926 

Karachi | June 19,1928 

Tegucigalpa Oct. 22,1924 

Rio de Janeiro July 15,1927 

Paris Sept. 21,1923 



Feb. 24, 

Feb. 24, 

Feb. 24, 

Feb. 24, 

Feb. 24 

Feb. 24 

Feb. 24 

Aug. 31 



Aug. 
Aug. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
June 
June 
June 
June 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 

June 
June 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
May 
May 
May 



May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 



Date of 

entry into 

service 



1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 

1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 

1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 



1928 I May 25, 1921 

1928 I Dec. 12, 1923 

1928 I June 4, 1920 

1928 j May 24, 1920 

1928 I Feb. 21, 1917 

1928 I Sept. 5, 1919 



30722—29- 



92 



CLASSIFICATION OF FOREIGN" SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS VII ($4,000) 



Name 



Frank Bohr 

Lawrence P. Briggs 

Thomas D. Davis 

Samuel S. Dickson 

William F. Doty 

J. Preston Doughten 

IloC. Funk 

Raleigh A. Gibson 

Bernard Gotlieb 

Louis II. Gourley 

William J. Grace 

Robertson Honey 

William H.Hunt 

Andrew J. McConnico.. 
Stewart E. McMillin... 
W. M. Parker Mitchell. 

Maurice 0. Pierce 

Samuel C. Reat 

Horace Remillard 

Gaston Smith 

G. Russell Taggart 

Herbert O. Williams.... 

Digby A. Willson. 

Gilbert R. Willson 

William J. Yerby 

Philip Adams 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



John L. Bouchal 

William P. George 

William J. McCaflerty. 



Harold Playter 

Winthrop R. Scott 

Carl O. Spamer 

Maurice L. Stafford 

John Sterett Gittlngs, ]r. 

Gerhard Gade 

Walter T. Prendergast . . 

John 8. Calvert 

Walter A. Foote 

Lester L. Schnare 

Alexander K. Sloan 

Leroy Webber 

Howard F. Withey 

Samuel H. Wiley 

Robert S. Burgher 

Leon H.Ellis 

Waldemar J. Oallman... 

Donald F. Bigelow 

Edward 8.Crocker,2d 

William W. Heard 

JohnJ. Melly 

James J. Murphy, ]r 

Stanley Hawks 

Carl A. Fisher 

Gustave Pabst, ]r 

Howard Bucknell.Jr 



Harold D. Flnley. 



Rank in the serTlce 



Kans... 


Consul 


Mich... 


Consul 


Okla... 


Consul 


N.Mex- 
N. J...- 


Third secretary 

Consul 


Del 


Consul 


Colo..- 


Consul . 


111 


Consul 


N. Y... 


Consul 


Ill 


Consul 


N. Y... 


Consul 


N. Y... 


Consul 


N. Y... 


Consul 


Miss... 


Consul 


Kans... 


Consul 


Va 


Consul 


Wis.... 


Consul 


Ill 


Consul 


Mass... 


Consul 


La 


Consul 


N. J.... 


Consul 


Calif... 


Consul 


N. Y... 


Consul 


Tex 


Consul . 


Tenn... 


Consul 


Mass... 
Nebr... 


Consul and third sec- 
retary. 
Consul 


Ala 


Consul 


CaUf... 
Calif... 


Consul and third sec- 
retary. 
Consul . 


Ohio... 


Consul 


Md 


Consul. 


Calif... 


Consul 


Md.... 
Ill 

Ohio... 
N. C... 


Third secretary 

Third secretary 

Third secretary 

Consul 


Pa 


Consul, 


Ga 


Consul 


Pa 


Consul 


N. Y„ 


Consul 


Mich.. 


Consul 


N. C... 


Consul 


Tex 

Wash.. 
N. Y... 
Minn.. 


Third secretary 

Third secretary 

Third secretary 

Consul 


Mass... 
Md...- 


Third secretary 

Consul 


Pa 


Consul 


Pa 


Consul 


N. Y... 
Utah... 
Wis.... 
Ga 

NY... 


Third secretary 

Third secretary 

Third secretary 

Consul and third sec- 
retary. 
Consul 



Where assigned 



Date of 
assignment 



Mexican Aug. 

Nuevitas Mar. 

Patras Sept. 

Bogota ' Oct. 

Newcastle-on-Tyne... Dec. 

London Nov. 

Florence Feb. 



Guadalajara 

Wellington 

Sao Paulo 

Sheffield 

Hamilton, Bermuda. 

Guadeloupe 

Department-- 

Belgrade 

Ciudad Juarez 

Bergen 

Calgary 

Tangier. 

Durban 

Belize 

Liverpool 

Bristol 

Yarmouth 

Oporto 

Campbellton 



Port Said. 
Belgrade.. 
Managua . 



Lille 

Department 

Amsterdam 

Madrid 

Prague 

Montevideo 

Department 

Marseille 

Medan 

Breslau 

Budapest 

Chef 00 

London, Ontario 

Cherbourg 

Tokyo 

San Jos6, Costa Rica.. 

Quito 

Department 

Budapest 

Turin 

Stavanger 

Department 

Guatemala 

Belgrade 

Habana 

Peking 



Edinburgh Feb. 18.1027 



Oct. 

Mar. 

Feb. 

Oct. 

July 

Dec. 

May 

Sept. 

Mar. 

Jan. 

May 

Sept. 

Mar. 

June 

Aug. 

July 

Aug. 

Oct. 

July 



Nov. 22, 
Dec. 19, 
Sept. 1 



Jan. 

Nov. 

July 

Jan. 

Mar. 

July 

July 

Apr. 

May 

Feb. 

Oct. 

Apr. 

June 

Nov. 

July 

July 

Oct. 

Mar. 

Dec. 

June 

June 

May 

Feb. 

June 

Nov. 

Feb. 



1925 
1923 
1925 

1928 
1927 
1924 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1919 
1924 
1926 
1928 
1926 
1928 
1924 
1918 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1925 
1927 
1924 
1926 
1928 

1923 
1928 
1927 

1928 
1928 
1924 
1927 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1926 
1927 
1926 
1925 
1928 
1926 
1927 
1926 
1928 
1926 
1928 
1927 
1926 
1928 
1927 



Date of ap- Date of 
pointment to entry into 
present class service 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
Aug. 

Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 

Aug. 

Aug. 

Aug. 

Aug. 

Sept. 

Nov. 

Nov. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Mar. 

Apr. 

Apr. 

Apr. 

Aug. 

Aug. 

Dec. 

Dec. 

Dec. 

Juno 

Oct. 

Oct. 

Oct. 



1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 



June 
Apr. 
Feb. 
May 
July 
Nov. 
Sept. 
May 
Mar. 
July 

! Apr. 

' Apr. 

i May 
May 
Sept. 
June 
Sept. 
June 
June 
Aug. 
Mar. 
June 
Dec. 
Sept. 
June 
June 



1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1026 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1026 
1026 
1926 
1926 



24. 1908 

27. 1914 

22. 1915 
3,1918 

31, 1902 

9, 1908 

3,1912 

24, 1920 

24, 1915 

1,1016 

24, 1914 

24, 1914 

20, 1899 

31. 1909 
14,1917 

4, 1920 
14,1917 
22, 1908 

2. 1900 
19,1911 
13, 1912 

4, 1920 
19, 1917 
14,1917 
28, 1906 
22, 1922 



1924 Aug. 29, 1912 
1924 Feb. 10,1917 
1924 Feb. 10,1017 



Sept. 

June 

Aug. 

Sept. 

Aug. 

Sept. 

Sept. 

Sept. 

Sept. 

Feb. 

Jan. 

July 

Sept. 

Apr. 

Dec. 

Sept. 

Sept. 

May 

Sept. 

June 

Sept. 

Aug. 

Dec. 

Dec. 

Feb. 

Sept. 



5. 1919 

4. 1920 
22, 1916 

6. 1919 
24. 1921 
22. 1922 
22, 1922 
24, 1914 

8. 1920 
4.1916 

15. 1921 

19. 1913 
6, 1919 

27. 1914 

15. 1921 
22. 1022 

22. 1022 
25. 1021 

22. 1922 
13. 1012 

5, 1019 
30. 1916 

12. 1923 

12. 1023 
3, 1923 
8, 1919 



Oct. 20. 1026 Sept. 7, 1920 



CLASSIFICATION" OP FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS VII ($4,000)— Continued 



93 



Name 



Maxwell M. Hamilton.. 

Howard K. Travers 

James R. Wilkinson 

Willard L. Beaulae 

Hiram A. Boucher 

Augustin W. Ferrin 

Robert Y. Jarvis 

J. Lee Murphy 

Earl L. Packer 

Harold S. Tewell 

Frederick L. Thomas 

H. Dorsey Newson 

Harold Shantz 

Reginald S. Castleman.. 

Stillraan W. Eells 

Walter S. Reineck 

Lewis V. Boyle. 

Thomas McEnelly 

Leo D. Sturgeon 

Harry J. Anslinger 

Charles A. Bay 

David C. Berger 

Lee R. Blohm 

Herbert S. Bursley 

Richard P. Butrick 

Harold M. Collins 

Samuel J. Fletcher...... 

Lynn W. Franklin 

Raymond H. Geist 

Stuart E. Grummon 

Charles H. IJeisler 

William I. Jackson 

James Hugh Keeley, jr.. 

Trojan Kodding 

Edward P. Lowry 

Walter H. McKinney... 
Fletcher Warren 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Iowa.. 
N.Y.. 
Wis... 
R. I... 

Minn. 
N. Y-. 
Calif... 
N. Y.. 
Utah.- 
N.Dak 
N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 
Calif.. 
N. Y.. 
Ohio.. 
Calif.. 
N. Y.. 

Ill 

Pa 

Minn. 

Va.... 
Ariz... 
D. C. 
N. Y.. 
Va.... 
Me... 
Md... 
Ohio.. 
N. J... 
Del... 

Ill 

D. C. 
Pa.... 
Ill 

Mich.. 
Tex... 



Rank in the service 



Consul 

Consul - 

Consul 

Consul and second 
secretary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Second secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul... 

Consul 

Consul.. , 

Consul and third sec- 
retary. 

Consul 

Consul. , 

Consul 

Consul.. 

Consul 

Consul , 

Consul 

Consul.. 

Third secretary 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul.. 

Third secretary 

Consul and third sec- 
retary. 

Consul.. 

Consul , 



Where assigned 



Date of 

assignment 



Department July 24, 

Palermo Sept. 21 

Helsingfors May 12, 

Managua j Dec. 10, 

Cobh Nov. 1 

Tabriz June 24 

Calcutta Oct. 26, 

Maracaibo ] Oct. 29, 

Department Feb. 

Vancouver Mar. 5, 

Shanghai | Dec. 16, 

Ottawa Sept. 

Hong Kong Dec. 30, 

London Apr. 17, 

Colombo ' May 19, 

Martinique Nov. 20, 

Tahiti Sept. 21 

Barcelona Sept. 20, 

Tokyo : Mar. 3 

Department 1 July 1 

Bangkok < Nov. 11 

Swatow I June 18, 

Regina. Dec. 19, 

Guaymas Sept. 

Hankow Nov. 9, 

Nantes ! June 24, 

Bluefields. Nov. 7, 

Saltillo.. Feb. 27^ 

Alexandria ' Sept. 20, 

Port au Prince July 24, 

Warsaw ' May 19, 

Torreon | Feb. 21 

Beirut-- .; Apr. 24, 

Sofia I Jan. 

Mexico, D. F Sept. 



Vigo 

Department. 



July 
May 20, 



1927 
1927 
1927 

1928 

1927 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1927 
1925 
1926 
1928 
1925 
1923 
1928 
1928 
1920 
1927 

1927 
1928 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1924 
1928 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1926 
1928 

1925 
1925 



Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 



Oct, 
Oct. 20, 
Oct 20, 
June 



June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
May 
May 

May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 



20, 1926 
1926 
1926 
1927 



1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1928 



May 17, 
May 17, 



1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 



Date of 

entry into 

service 



May 20, 1920 
Aug. 13,1919 
May 25, 1921 
Oct. 26,1921 



May 
June 
Oct. 
Nov. 
May 
Feb. 
Oct. 
Nov. 
Oct. 
Apr. 
Mar. 
May 
Sept. 
Nov. 
Aug. 
Oct. 
Sept. 

May 
Aug. 
May 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Feb. 
Oct. 
Dec. 
June 
Apr. 
June 
Dec. 
Oct. 



25, 1921 
3, 1924 
26, 1921 

18. 1919 

24. 1920 
6, 1920 

26. 1921 

15. 1920 

26. 1921 

14. 1919 
20, 1916 
25, 1921 

5. 1919 

4. 1918 

27. 1920 

26. 1921 

7. 1920 

20. 1920 

8. 1919 
31,1919 

26. 1921 
26, 1921 

8, 1917 
12, 1914 
26, 1921 
12, 1923 

9, 1915 
17, 1920 
11, 1920 
12, 1923 
26, 1920 



Oct. 6, 1923 
Oct. 26,1921 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS VIII ($3,500) 



William W. Brunswick.. 


Kans 

Va 

N.Mex. 
N. C... 

Me 

Tex 

Calif... 


Consul 


J. Rives Childs 


Consul 


Richard M. de Lambert.. 
William W. Early, 


Third secretary 

Consul . 


Robert F. Fernald 


Consul 


Paul H. Foster 


Consul 


Ray Fox 


Consul 



Barbados j Mar. 6,1928 July 1,1924 

Bucharest i May 4,1925 July 1,1924 

San Salvador Oct. 16, 1928 ; July 1,1924 

San Luis Potosl Mar. 19, 1925 July 1,1924 

Lagos July 14,1927 July 1,1924 



Piedras Negras Sept. 7, 1928 , July 1,1924 Nov. 24,1913 

Winnipeg Aug. 29, 1928 ! July 1.1924 Sept. 7,1920 



Apr. 24,1907 
Oct. 6, 1923 
Dec. 12,1923 
July 25,1914 
Apr. 5, 1916 



94 



CLASSIFICATIOIT OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS VIII ($3.500)— Continued 



Name 



William P. ©arrety... 
Hemdon W. Go(«rth.. 
Harvey T. Ooodier.... 

Christian Gross , 

Clark P. KuykendalL 
Robert R. Patterson— 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



N. Y. 
N. C. 
N. Y. 
III...., 
Pa... 
Mich. 



N. J... 
Kans.. 
Conn. 
Oreg.. 
Va.... 

ni 

Me.... 
Ala... 
Pa.... 



Robert L. Rankin 

Fred C. Slater 

E. Talbot Smith 

Leland L. Smith 

Christian T. Steger 

Edward B. Thomas 

Ernest A. Wakefield... 

George P. Waller 

Q. Carlton Woodward. 

Edward Caffery La 

Howard Donovan Ill 

Horatio Mooers Me 

Francis H. Styles Va 

Charles L. De Vault Ind 

Joseph O. Groeninger D. C... 

Bernard F. U ale Vt 

Richard B. Haven | 111 

Sidney E. 0'Donoghue...[ N. J 

EdwinA.Plitt | Md.... 

Iowa... 

Ill- 



Christian M. Ravndal 

Laurence E. Salisbury 



Rollin R. Winslow Mich. 

Conger Reynolds ..j Iowa.. 

Thomas H. Robinson i N.J... 

Leslie E. Woods | Mass.. 

James E. McKenna Mass.. 

Gilson G. Blake, jr Md... 

Carl D. Meinhardt i N. Y.. 



Hugh S. Miller 

Sydney B. Redecker. 
Harry L. Troutman.. 

Albert M. Doyle 

Loy W. Henderson... 



Thomas S. Horn. 



Ill 

N. Y.. 
Ga.... 

Mich.. 
Colo. . 

Mo... 



Alfred T. Nester. N. Y„ 

Nelson R.Park Colo.. 

Ill 

Idaho. 
Va.... 



ErHc W. Magnuson.. 

Marcel E. Malige 

Randolph F. Carroll. 



Curtis T.Everett 

Richard Ford 

Oharlee W Lewis, Jr. 

Charles H. Derry 

Peter H. A. Flood.... 

John J. Muccio 

Julian L. Pinkerton.. 
William W. Schott... 



Rot>ert Lacy Smyth Calif... 



Tenn.. 
Okla.. 
Mich.. 
Ga.... 
N. H.. 
R. I... 
Ky.... 
Kans.. 



Rank In the service 



Where assigned 



Date of 
assignment 



Date of ap- 
pointment to 
present class 



Date of 1 
entry into 
service 



Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Third secretary 

Consul 

Consul and third sec- 
retary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul , 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul , 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul , 

Consul , 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul and thltd sec- 
retary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul.. 

Consul , 

Consul 

Consul and third sec- 
retary. 
Consul and third sec- 
retary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul... 

Consul 

ConsHl and third sec- 
retary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul.. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul and third sec- 
retary . 
Consul 



Prescott 

Sherbi-ooke 

Vancouver 

Berne 

Oslo 

Bucharest 

Brisbane 

Sarnia 

Hamburg 

Tunis 

Corlnto 

Mukden 

Ensenada 

Dresden .. 

Prince Rupert 

San Jos6, Costa Rica. 

Bahia 

Quebec 

Antwerp 

Tokyo 

Batavia 

Marseille 

Vienna 

Malta 

Athens 

Cologne 

Tokyo 

Department 

Stuttgart 

Melbourne 

Glasgow 

Canton 

Geneva 

Shanghai 

Milan 

Naples 

Beirut 

Rotterdam. 

Riga, Kovno, and Tal- 
linn. 
La Paz 

Naples 

Ceiba 

Hallfai 

Glasgow 

Rio de Janeiro.. 

Geneva 

Seville 

Mexico, D. F 

Paris 

Tampioo 

Hong Kong 

Lisbon 

Paris 

TienUtn 



July 
May 12, 
Feb. 13 
July 36, 
Apr. 
Apr. 15, 



July 

Dec. 

Mar. 

Oct. 

Apr. 

Mar. 

June 

Apr. 

June 

Dec. 

Oct. 

Apr. 

June 

Mar. 

Oct. 

May 

May 

Mar. 

Apr. 

June 

June 

June 

Sept. 

June 

Mar. 

Nov. 

Oct. 

Mar. 

Nov. 

July 

May 

Apr. 

May 



1935 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1926 

1927 
1924 
1926 
1924 
1926 
1928 
1927 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1925 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1925 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1928 
1926 

1928 
1924 
1926 
1927 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1926 
1927 
1928 
1926 



12,1927 



Jaly 
July 
July 
July 

July 
July 

July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 

Feb. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Apr. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Dec. 
Dec. 



Feb. 28,1928 Dec. 17, 



Mar. 18, 1920 
Feb. 12,1927 
Mar. 30. 1927 

Sept. 29, 1928 
Feb. 28,1928 



Dec. 17, 

June 2, 

June 2, 

June 2, 

June 2, 



June 
Mar. 
Oct. 
June 
July 
July 
July 
Jan. 



11, 1928 
10, 19e7 

20. 1926 
2.1928 

16. 1927 
16, 1927 

16. 1927 

26. 1928 



Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 



1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 

1924 
1924 
19S4 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1924 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 

1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 
1925 

1925 

1925 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 

1926 
1926 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 



July 20,1927 I Jane 30,1927 I Aug. 



CLASSIFICATION OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS OF CLASS VIII ($3,500)-Contlnued 



95 



Name 



Edwin F. Stanton 

Fredcrik van den Arend . 

Thomas W. Voetter 

Maurice W. AUaffer 

Russeil M. Brooks 

William E. DeCourcy. .. 
Anderson Dana Hodgdon 

George Gregg Fuller 

Edward E. Silvers 

Mason Turner ... 

George Atcheson, jr 

Frederick W. Baldwin... 

Ralph A. Boermstein 

Paul Bowerman 

Ernest E. Evans 

Leonard N. Green.. 

John N. Hamlin 

John F. Huddleston 

Joel C. Hudson 

George R. Hukill.. 

William Oscar Jones 

Clarence E. Macy 

Paul Mayo 

Harvey Lee Milbourne... 

Quincy F. Roberts 

William A. Smale 

Harry E. Stevens 

Sheridan Talbott.. 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Calif... 
N. C... 
N.Mex. 
Ohio... 
Oreg... 

Tex 

Md.... 
N. Y... 
N. J.... 
Conn.. 
Calif... 
N. Y... 
D. C... 
Mich... 
W. Y... 
Minn.. 
Oreg. . . 

Ohio... 

Mo 

Del.... 

Pa 

Colo... 

Colo... 

W. Va. 

Tex 

Calif... 
Calif... 
Ky..... 



Rank in the service 



Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul „ 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Third secretary and 

consul. 

Consul. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Third secretary and 

consul. 
Third secretary and 

consul. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 



Where assigned 



Tsinan 

Leipzig 

Curasao 

Nogales.. 

Belfast 

Paris 

Department 

Kingston, Ontario. 

Antwerp 

Paris 

Tientsin 

Lausanne.. 

Malmo 

Ottawa.. 

Naples 

Yokohama 

Buenos Aires 



Date of 
assignment 



Oct. 
July 

July 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Apr. 
Mar. 
Mar. 
Sept. 
May 
Apr. 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
.\pr. 



Milan May 17 

Singapore | May 1" 

Lucerne ! May 17 

Rome ! May 17, 

Port Elisabeth. ! May 17, 

Brussels and Luxem- Sept. 18, 
burg. 

Hankow May 17, 

Suva ' May 17, 

Montreal I May 17, 

Shanghai | May 17, 

Kobe - I May 17 



1928 
1927 
1924 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1925 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 



Date of ap- Date of 

pointment to entry into 
present class service 



June 
Juno 
July 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 



24, 1927 



May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 

May 17, 



1627 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 



1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 



Apr. 

Oct. 

Aug. 

May 

July 

July 

June 

Nov. 

Sept 

Oct. 

Aug. 

Oct. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

Sept. 

Apr. 

July 



Oct. 6, 
Feb. 26. 
Feb. 23, 
Oct. 6, 
Nov. 15, 

July 18, 

Aug. 28^ 
Mar. 24 
Apr. 3 
Sept. 18 
Oct. 6, 



1021 
1923 
1907 
1923 
1919 
1923 
1923 
1920 
1020 
1023 
1920 
1920 
1917 
1923 
1917 
1921 
1924 

1923 
1921 
1923 
1923 
1921 

1924 

1919 
1915 
1919 
1922 
1923 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS, UNCLASSIFIED ($3,000) 



Enox Alexander Mo 

Austin R. Preston, Jr N. Y.. 

Howard A. Bowman \ N. Y.. 

William W. Corcoran \ Mass.. 

Wlnfleld n. Scott D. C. 

George E. Seltzer N. Y.. 

William F. Nason Mass.. 

Flavins J. Chapman, 3d-. Va 

Robert O'D. Hinckley... D. C. 

] 
Lawrence S. Armstrong..! N. Y.. 

John n. Bruins , N. Y.. 

Alfred D. Cameron | Wash. 

Samuel G. Ebling ! Ohio.. 

C. Paul Fletcher \ Tenn. 

Samuel Green... i Md 



Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul-. 

Third secretary and 
vice consul. 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul 

Vice coosul.. 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul 



Hamilton, Ontario Jan. 4,1926 

Nagoya Mar. 19,1928 

Trieste | Oct. 6,1924 

May 14, 1921 
Apr. 22,1926 



Boulogne-sur-mer . 
Puerto Castilla... 



Taihoku , Mar. 19,1928 

Tientsin j Apr. 22,1925 

Panam& Oct. 13,1927 

Naples Feb. 28,1928 

Singapore May 27,1926 

Paris i Apr. 2,1925 

Penang : July 27,1926 

Toronto July 11,1924 

Sofia I July 6,1925 



July 1, 1924 
Aug. 8, 1924 
Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1925 
Feb. 24,1925 
June 8, 1925 
May 1, 1926 
May 1,1926 

June 30,1927 
June 30, 1927 
June 30,1927 
June 30,1927 
June 30,1927 
June 30,1927 



Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
May 
Feb. 
Oct. 
Apr. 
May 
July 



27, 1919 
30, 1922 

15. 1919 

24. 1920 
27, 1922 

7, 1918 

23. 1921 
20, 1920 
18, 1924 



Oct. 6, 1923 

Aug. 28,1923 

Feb. 26,1928 

Jan. 5, 1924 

June 13,1924 

July 5, 1922 



96 



CLASSIFICATION OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS, UNCLASSIFIED ($3,000)— Continued 



Name 



Whence 

ap- ! Rank In the service 
pointed 



Where assigned 



Date of 
assignment 



James E. Parks 

Robert B. Streeper 

Arthu F. Trower 

Paul H. Ailing. 

Joseph T. Oilman 

George J. Haering 

Benjamin M. IluUey 

Edwin Schoenrich 

Joseph F. Burt 

Culver B. Chamberlain. 

J. Hall Paxton 

George Alexander Arm 
strong. 

William H. Beach 

Paul W. Meyer 

C. Warwick Perkins, jr. 
John S. Richardson, jr.. 

Cyril L. F. Thiel 

Richard R. Willey 

Whitney Young 



N. C.i Vice consul.. 

Ohio...! Vice consul 

N. Y...i Vice non.sul.. 

Pa Vice consul 

Mass... Vice consul 

N. Y...J Vice consul 

Fla ! Vice consul. 

Md Vice consul and third 

secretary. 

Ill Vice consul 

Mo Vice consul 

Va I Vice consul 

N. Y...! Vice consul 



Va I Vice consul. 

Colo.-.l Vice consul. 

Md ! Vice consul. 

Mass... I Vice consul. 

Ill Vice consul. 

N. Y...; Vice consul. 

N. Y..J Vice consul. 



Lu.temburg.. 

Tientsin 

lioanda 

Department . 

Jerusalem 

Kobe 

Stockholm... 
Arica 



May 19,1926 
April 10, 1926 
June 28, 1928 
Apr. 2, 1928 
June 24,1927 
Nov. 8,1924 
Nov. 8,1924 
Nov. 26, 1927 



Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 



Rio de Janeiro 

Yunnanfu 

Nanking 

Nice and Monaco. 



Feb. 14, 1927 Sept. 24, 1927 
Mar. 7, 1928 : Sept. 24, 1927 
Sept. 2, 1925 I Feb. 1, 1928 
Oct. 29, 1928 j Feb. 10, 1928 

i 



Bombay Nov. 8,1924 ■ Feb. 

Chungking Oct. 14, 1926 I Feb. 

Vienna... Nov. 8,1924 | Feb. 

Tananarive May 19,1928 ! Feb. 

London { Jan. 25,1927 , Feb. 

Calcutta Aug. 12,1926 \ Feb. 

Kobe I July 31,1924 Feb. 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS, UNCLASSIFIED ($2,750) 



Carlton Uurst. 

Jcihn McArdle 

John E Holler 

William L. Peck.... 

George Tait 

Joseph I. Touchette I Mass... 

J. Ilolbrook Chapman D. C... 



D.C.. 
Pa.... 
Pa.... 
Conn. 
Va.... 



Julian C Dorr .. 

Herbert C. Biar 

Frank P. S. Glassoy 

Frederick W. IlinKe 

Ellis A. Bonnet... 

Leo J. Callaiian 

Howard C. Taylor 

George R. Paschal, Jr 

William T. Turner 

Alexander P. Cruger 

Joseph P. Ragland 

Roy W. Baker 

Si'lden Chapin 



N. Y... 
Ind... 

Pa 

N. Y... 
Tex.... 
Mass... 
S.Dak. 
Fla.... 

Ga 

N. Y... 
DO... 
N. Y... 
Pa 



Vice consul.. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul-. 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul.. 

Third secretary and 

vice consul. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul-. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

VMce consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul.. 

Vice i^nsul.. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 

secretary. 



Paris May 19,1927 

Monterrey Feb. 4,1928 

Venice l June 2,1923 



Cobh 

Rotterdam. 
Alexandria. 
Cologne 



Genoa 

Goteborg... 

Prague 

Canton 

Durango... 
Adelaide... 
Hamburg.. 
Tientsin... 
Yokohama. 
Antwerp.-. 

Halifax 

Barcelona.. 
Peking 



May 19, 1928 
Oct. 22,1927 
Mar. 11,1925 
Aug. 21,1925 



Mar. 

Apr. 

Mar. 

Feb 

Sept. 

Oct. 

June 

Mar. 

Aug. 

Dec. 

June 

Sept. 

Jan. 



6. 1926 
10, 1928 

G, 1926 
25, 1926 

17. 1927 
13, 1927 

14. 1928 

8. 1927 
9, 1926 

12, 1928 
15, 1928 

23. 1926 

25. 1927 



July 
Aug. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Mar. 
Apr. 

Aug. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
May 
May 
May 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Dec. 
Dec. 
June 
June 



CLASSIFICATION OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREION SERVICE OFFICERS, UNCLASSIFIED ($2,750)— Continued 



Name 



Whence 

ap- j 

poiated i 



Rank in the service 



»> luiiiiup O. UlCCliC 


— 


John Carter Vincent 


Qa 


Clayson W, Aldridge 


N. Y... 


Prescott Childs 


Mass... 


Harvey S. Gerry 


D. C... 


David McK. Key 


Tenn-- 


Angus I. Ward 


Mich... 


Stanley Woodward 


Pa 


Robert L. Buell 


N. Y... 


Allan Dawson 


Iowa... 


PattieH. Field 


Colo... 


Franklin B. Frost 


K. I.... 


Durward Grinstead 


Mass... 


Julius C. Holmes 


Kans... 


Royal R. Jordan 


Mass... 


Clifton R. Wharton 


Mass... 


David Williamson 


Colo... 


John W. Bailey, jr 


Tex 


William E. Beitz 


N.Y... 


Ellis 0. Briggs 


N. Y... 


Early B. Christian 


La 


Harry L. Franklin.. 


Ky 


Franklin C. Gowcn 


Pa 


Julian F. Harrington 


Mass... 


Eugene M. Hinkle 


N.Y... 


Rufus H. Lane, jr... 


Va 


Edward P. Lawton, jr... 


Ga 


John H. Lor* 


Mass... 


William H. T. Maekie... 


N.J.... 


Dale W. Maher 


Mo 


John H. Morgan 


Mass... 


Edward B. Rand 


La 


Edward J. Sparks 


N.Y... 


William Clarke Vyse 


D. C... 


McCeney Werlich. 


D.C... 


Lloyd D. Yates. 


D.C... 


Augustus S. Chase 


Conn.. 


Lewis Clark 


Ala 



W. Mayo Newhall, jr. 



Calif... 



Vice consul and third 

secretary. 
Vice consul and lan- 
guage officer. 
Vice consul and third 

secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 

secretary. 
Vice consul and third 

secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul and third 

secretary. 
Vice consul and third 

secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 

secretary. 
Vice consul and third 

secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 

secretary. 
Third secretary and 

vice consul. 
Vice consul and third 
secretary. 

Vice consul-. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 

secretary. 

Vice consul , 

Vice consul-. , 

Vice consul-. ., 

Vice consul- 

Vice consul-. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul-- 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 

secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and lan- 
guage ofHcer. 
Vice consul 



Where assigned 



Santiago, Chile. 

Peking 

Athens 



St. Michael's. 
Loudon 



Berlin. 



Tientsin. 
Geneva.. 
London.. 



Mexico, D. F. 

Amsterdam... 
Department.. 



Hamburg. 



Smyrna. 
Tirana.. 



Monrovia. 



Teheran. 



Loanda. 
Berlin... 
Lima 



Dublin 

Berlin 

Rome 

Dublin 

Lourenfo Marques.. 

Progreso... 

Cairo.. 

Funchal 

Copenhagen.. 

Batavia 

Budapest 

Call 

Valparaiso 

Habana 

Warsaw... 



Date of T)ate of ap- Date of 

assigmnent Pointment to entry into 

* present class service 



June 15,1926 



Oct. 1 

June 21 

Dec. 10, 
Dec. 6 

July 18, 

Oct. 14, 
Mar. 3, 
Apr. 7, 

Oct. 13 

Sept. 2 
Nov .28, 

Jan. 25, 

Dec. 10, 

June 19, 

Mar. 21 

Feb. 23, 

Mar. 11 
June 16, 

May 28, 



Buenos Aires May 25, 

Berlin. June 27 

Peking Oct. 1 



May 

May 

Aug. 

Mar. 

Jan. 

May 

May 

Sept. 

May 

Sept. 

May 

Sept. 

Sept. 

Dec. 

Feb. 



1928 
1928 



1928 
1928 



June 30, 1927 



June 30, 

Sept. 1 

Sept. 1, 
Sept. 1 



1927 Sept. 1 



1926 Sept. 1 

1926 Sept. 1 

1927 Sept. 24, 



1927 

1925 

1928 

1928 

1926 
1928 

1925 

1927 

1926 
1928 
1928 

1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1928 
1928 
1926 
1925 
1926 
1927 
1926 
1928 
1926 
1926 
1928 

1926 
1928 
1927 



Sept. 24, 

Sept. 24, 
Sept. 24, 

Sept. 24, 

Sept. 24, 
Sept. 24, 

Sept. 24, 

Sept. 24, 

Feb. 10, 
Feb. 10, 
Feb. 10, 



Canton Oct. 29,1928 



Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 



Feb. 10, 
Feb. 15, 
Feb. 15, 



1927 

1927 

1927 
1927 

1927 

1927 
1927 
1927 

1927 

1927 
1927 

1927 

1927 
1927 

1927 

1927 

1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 



Feb. 15,1928 



98 



CLASSIFICATION OF FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS, UNCLASSIFIED ($1,500) 



Name 



William A. Bickers.. 

Norton F. Brand 

Horace J. DlcliiDSon- 

James Q. Finley 

Henry A. W. Beck... 

J. Ernest Black 

Cabot Coville 



John B. Faust. 



Walton C. Ferris , 

William M. Qwynn 

Lawrence Higgins 

John B. Ketcham 

Gordon P. Merriam 

Samuel Reber, jr 

Thomas F, Sherman 

S. Walter Washington... 
George H. Butler 



John M. Cabot 

NoelH. Field 

George F. Kennan 

Hugh F. Ramsay 

Joseph C. Satterthwaite. 

W. Allen Rhode 

Nathan Scarritt 

H. Eric Trammell 

Roy E. B. Bower 

Joseph L. Brent 

Bertram Galbraith 

Carlos C. Hall 

Gerald Keith 

Andrew Q. Lynch 

John S. Moshbr 



Kennett F. Potter... 
H. Charles Spruks... 
W. Quincy Stanton.. 
David A. Turnure... 
Franklin B. Atwood. 
La Verne Baldwin... 



Fayette J. Flexer 

Knowlton V. Hicks... 

Cloyce K. Huston 

Albert W. Scott 

Glenn A. Abbey 

George M. Abbott 

Sidney H. Browne, Jr 

Vinton Chapin 

Paul C. Daniels 

Terry S. Hinkle 

Bruce Lancaster 

Charles A. Page 

Alan 8. Rogers 

Roger Sumner 

John T. Wainwrlght... 

Thomas C. Wasson 

George H. Winters 

James O. H. Bonbrigbt 



Whence 

ap- 
pointed 



Va 

N.Dak. 
Ark.... 
DC... 
Ind.... 

Pa 

Calif... 

S. C... 

Wis.... 
Calif... 
Mass... 
N. Y... 
Mass... 
N. Y... 
Mass... 
W. Va-. 
Ill 



Mass... 
Mass... 
Wis.... 
D. C... 
Mich.. 
Md.... 
Mo.... 
D. C... 
Calif... 
Md.... 

Pa 

Ariz 

111 

N. Y„. 
N. Y... 

Mo.... 
Pa 

N. Y... 
N. Y... 
Mass... 
N. Y... 



Ill 

N. Y.. 
Iowa.. 
Mo... 
Wis... 
Ohio.. 
N. J... 
Mass.. 
N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 
Mass.. 
Mass.. 
Calif.. 
Mass.. 
N, Y.. 
N. J... 
Kans.. 
W. Y.. 



Rank In the service 



Consul 

Consul... ... 

Consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and lan- 
guage officer. 
Vice consul and third 
secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul , 

Vice consul 

Vice consul , 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 
secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice eonsul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and lan- 
guage officer. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul-. 

Vice consul and third 
secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul.. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul . 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul . 

Vice consul . 

Vice consul .. 



Where assigned 



Puerta Plata 

Fernie ...I. 

AntUla 

Havre 

Athens 

Bremen 

Tokyo 

Asuncion.. 

Palermo 

Paris 

Mexico, D. F 

Singapore 

Paris 

Callao-Lima 

Berlin , 

Buenos Aires . 

La Paz 

Callao-Lima 

Department 

Tallinn 

Stuttgart 

Guadalajara 

Guayaquil 

Montevideo 

Guatemala 

Southampton 

Cairo 

Foreign Service School, 

Medellin 

Seville 

Tientsin 

Peking 

Tokyo 

Warsaw 

Durban , 

Prague 

Plymouth.. 

Ottawa 

Alvaro Obregon 

Hamburg 

Aden 

Basel.. - 

Johannesburg 

Calcutta 

Antofagasta 

Foreign Service School 

Valparaiso 

Singapore 

Kobe 

Habana , 

Bombay 

Buenos Aires 

S5o Paulo 

Melbourne 

Mexico, D. F 

CantoB 



Date of 
assignment 



May 25, 
Aug. 31 
Feb. 7 
June 23 
June 16, 
Apr. 
Apr. 

Nov. 7, 

June 16, 
Aug. 16, 
Sept. 21 
Apr. 20, 
Aug. 16, 
Feb. 26, 
June 21 
Feb. 26, 
Feb. 26, 



Feb. 
Sept. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
June 
June 
June 
Feb. 
July 
Feb. 
Mar. 
Feb. 
June 
Oct. 



June 11 
June 29, 
Feb. 24, 
June 20, 
May 
May 

May 
May 
June 
May 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Mar. 
Sept. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
June 
Mar. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
July 
Sept. 
June 



1918 
1918 
1922 
1928 
1927 
1S27 
1927 

1928 

1927 
1928 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 

1927 
1926 
1928 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1927 

1927 
1927 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1925 
1025 
1928 



Date of ap Date of 
pointment to entry into 
present class service 



July 
July 
July 
July 

May 28, 

May 28, 
May 28: 

May 28, 

May 28, 

May 28, 

May 28 

May 28, 

May 28, 

May 28, 

May 28 

May 28, 

Sept. 1: 

1 

1 

1, 

1, 

13, 

21 

21 

21 

6, 

5, 

5, 

5, 

5, 

6, 

5. 



Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 
Feb. 



Feb. 5, 

Feb. 5, 

Feb. 5, 
Feb. 

Apr. 27, 

Apr. 27; 



Apr. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
Apr. 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 



1924 

1924 
1924 
1924 
1926 
1926 
1926 

1926 

1926 
1926 
1920 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 

1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1926 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 



1927 Feb. 

1927 

1927 

1927 

1927 

1927 



1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 
1927 



CLASSIFICATION OF FOREIGN SKRVICE OFFICERS 
FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS, UNCLASSIFIED ($2,500)— Continued 



Name 



Landreth M. Harrison.. 
George D. Andrews, jr.. 
Gordon L. Burke . 



Gerald A. Drew 

Perry N. Jester 

George D LaMont , 

J. Randolph Robinson... 

Frances E. Willis 

Howard F. Diehl 

George M. Graves 

Randolph Harrison, jr... 

Coiner Howell 

Odin G. Loren 

James S. Moose, jr 

Garret G. Ackerson, jr... 

Burton Y. Berry 

James E. Brown, jr 

Robert Y. Brown. 

William W. Butterworth, 
jr- 



Whence 

ap 
pointed 



Minn. 
Tenn.. 
Ga.... 



Cavendish W. Cannon... 

Edmund 0. Clubb 

William P. Cochran, jr... 
Robert D. Coe 


Utah... 
Minn.. 

Pa 

Wyo... 


Archibald E. Gray 

William E. Guy.. 


Pa 

Mo 




N. Y... 


H. Livingston Hartley... 

Phil H. Hubbard 

Morris N. Hughes 

Robert P. Joyce 


Mass... 

Vt 

Ill 

Calif... 


Bertel E. Kuniholm 

John S. Littell 


Mass... 
N. Y 


James L. Park 


Pa 


Charles S. Reed, 2d 

Arthur R. Ringwalt 

Stanley Q. Slavens 

Edward G. Trueblood... 
Henrv S. Villard 


Ohio... 
Nebr... 

Tex 

m 

N. Y... 


Julius Wadsworth 

Carlos J. Warner 


Conn.- 
Ohio... 


Archer Woodford 


Ky 



Norris B. Chipman 

Gaston A. Cournoyer 

Cecil Wayne Gray 

Raymond A. Hare 

Frederick P. Latimer, jr.. 

Edward S. Maney 

Ralph Miller 

Sheldon T. Mills 

James B. Pilcher 

Horace H. Smith 

L. Rutherfurd Stuyvesant 
Mannix Walker 



Calif.. 
Va..-. 
N. Y.. 
N. Y.. 
CaUf.. 
Ohio.. 
Vt.... 
Va.... 
Ga.... 
Wash. 
Ark... 
N. J.- 
Ind... 
Pa.-.- 
Ala... 
La.... 



D. C. 
N. H.. 
Tenn.. 
Iowa.. 
Conn.. 
Tex... 
N. Y.. 
Oreg.. 
Ala... 
Ohio.. 
N. J.. 
D. C. 



Rank in the service 



Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and lan- 
guage officer. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul , 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 



Vice consul , 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and lan- 
guage officer. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and lan- 
guage officer. 

Vice consul and third 
secretary. 

Vice consul.- 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul and third 
secretary. 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 

Vice consul 



Where assigned 



Riga 

Warsaw. 
Peking.. 



Para 

Hong Kong 

Port au Prince 

Calcutta 

Valparaiso 

Barranquilla... 

Hankow 

Habana 

Foreign Service School, 

Edmonton 

Saloniki 

Cape Town 

Constantinople 

Mexico, D. F 

Baghdad 

Foreign Service School. 



Ziirich 

Foreign Service School. 

Auckland 

Porto Alegre 

Foreign Service School. 
On leave of absence... 
Tokyo 



Foreign Service School. 

Berlin 

Montevideo 

Shanghai 

Foreign Service School. 
Peking.. 



Addis Ababa. 



Tokyo 

Shanghai 

Lagos 

La Paz 

Foreign Service School. 

Caracas 

Buenos Aires 

Puerto Cortes 



Foreign Service School. 

Nuevo Laredo.. 

Buenos Aires 

Constantinople 

Foreign Service School. 

Tampico 

Foreign Service School. 
Foreign Service School. 
Foreign Service School. 
Foreign Service School. 
Foreign Service School. 
Foreign Service School . 



Date of 
assignment 



Mar. 
Mar. 13, 
Apr. 20, 



Feb. 

Feb. 

Sept. 

Feb. 

Feb. 

June 

Sept. 

June 

Jan. 

Jan. 

June 

Nov. 

Aug. 

Oct. 

Nov. 

May 



May 29, 
May 24, 
Nov. 
Nov. 3, 
May 24, 



Nov. 3, 

Sept. 1 
May 29, 
May 29, 
Oct. 10, 
May 24 
Aug. 1 

June 15, 

Oct. 10, 
Nov. 3, 
Oct. 10, 
Oct. 10, 
May 24, 
Nov. 3, 
Nov. 3, 
Aug. 14, 



Nov. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Oct. 
Nov. 
Oct. 
Nov. 
Nov. 
Nov. 
Nov. 
Nov. 
Nov. 



1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1927 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 



1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 

1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 
1928 



Date of ap- Date of 

pointment to entry into 
present class service 



July 9. 1927 
Aug. 24,1927 
Aug. 24,1927 



Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Aug. 
Jan. 
Jan. 
Jan. 
Jan. 
Jan. 
Jan. 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 



24, 1927 
24, 1927 
24, 1927 
24, 1927 

24. 1927 

13. 1928 
13, 1928 
13, 1928 
13, 1928 
13, 1928 
13, 1928 
17, 1928 
17,1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 



May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 

May 17,1928 



May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 
May 



17, 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 
17. 1928 
17, 1928 
17, 1928 



Oct 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 

Oct. 24,1928 



30722—29- 



XVII. FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS RETIRED FROM ACTIVE SERVICE UNDER THE PROVISIONS 
OF THE ACTS OF MAY 24, 1924, AND JULY 3, 1926 



Name 



Belisle, Eugene L 

Benedict, James S 

Brlttain, Joseph I 

Culver, Henry S 

De BUlier, Frederic Ogden... 

Denlson, Frank C 

Dreher, Julius D 

Foster, John Q — 

Freeman, Charles M 

Garrett, Alonzo B 

Qassett, Perclval 

Coding, Frederic W 

Grout, John H 

Qunsaulus, Edwin N 

Horton, George 

Johnson, Henry Abert 

Keene, Francis B 

Kent, William P 

Lathrop, Lorln A 

Mahin, Frank W 

Martin, Chester W 

McCunn, John N 

Mllner, James B 

Mitchell, Mason 

Morgan, Henry H.. 

Murphy, Dominic I 

Plckerell, George H 

Rairden, Bradstreet S ... 

Kasmusen, Bertil M 

Richardson, Elliott Verne 

Robertson, William H 

Russell, William W 

Ryder, Frederick M 

Sammons, Thomas 

Thackara, Alexander M 

Wadsworth, Craig W 

Wallace, Thomas R 

Winans, Charles S 

Wlnslow, Alfred A 

100 



state 



Mass 

N. Y.... 

Ohio 

Ohio 

D.C.... 

Vt 

S. C 

Vt 

N. H„.. 
W.Va... 
D. C... 

m 

Mass 

Ohio 

m 

D. C„.. 

Wis 

Va 

Calif—. 

Iowa 

Mich 

Wis 

Ind 

N. Y.„. 

La 

D. C... 

Ohio 

Me 

Iowa 

N. Y.... 

Va 

D.O.... 
Conn... 
Wash... 

Pa 

N. Y.... 

Iowa 

Mich 

Ind 



Class 



VIII.... 
VIII.... 

Ill 

IV 

Ill 

IX 

VI 

I 

V 

IX 

VII 

Ill 

VI 

II 

Ill 

VIII.... 

Ill 

IV 

VII 

IV 

IV 

V 



Rank in the service 



Consul... 

Consul 

Consul general. 

Consul 

First secretary. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul general. 

Consul .. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul general. 

Consul 

Consul general. 
Consul general. 

Consul 

Consul general. 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 



VIII.... I Consul. 

VI 

I 

Ill 

IV 

VIII.... 

VI 

V 

I 

I 

Ill 

I 

I 

II 

IX 

Ill 

Ill 



Consul 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul 

Consul general 

Minister 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Consul general 

Counselor of legation. 

Consul 

Consul general 

Consul general 



Post where last 
assigned 



Date of entry 
into service 



Limoges 

Windsor 

Winnipeg 

St. John, N. B 

Rome 

Prescott - 

Colon 

Ottawa 

Sydney, N. S 

St. Stephen 

Leeds 

Guayaquil 

Hull 

Wellington 

Budapest 

Dundee.. 

Rome 

Hamilton, Bermuda 

Nassau 

Amsterdam 

Toronto 

Yarmouth 

Niagara Falls 

Malta 

Buenos Aires 

Stockholm 

Para 

Curacao 

Moncton 

Karachi 

Halifax 

Bangkok 

Vancouver 

Melbourne 

Paris 

Lima-- 

Martinique 

Prague 

St. John's, N. F 



Apr. 

Mar. 

Oct. 

Oct. 

June 

June 

Aug. 

June 

May 

Sept. 

June 

Feb. 

Jan. 

Feb. 

May 

Mar. 

Mar. 

July 

July 

Dec. 

Oct. 

July 

Mar. 

July 

Sept. 

May 

Sept. 

Aug. 

Aug. 

Mar. 

Oct. 

Nov. 

Feb. 

Mar. 

Apr. 

May 

July 

May 

July 



1906 
1879 
1897 
1897 
1908 
1897 
1906 
1897 
1898 
1901 
1908 
1898 
1898 
1900 
1893 
1886 
1903 
1906 
1882 
1897 
1897 
1897 
1898 
1902 
1882 
1905 
1898 
1892 
1903 
1910 
1885 
1895 
1890 
1905 
1897 
1902 
1901 
1900 
1898 



Date of 
retirement 



July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
June 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
Dec. 
Oct. 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
July 
Nov. 
Oct. 
June 
Dec. 
July 
Aug. 
July 
Nov. 
July 
Jan. 
July 



1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
30, 1927 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1,1924 
1, 1924 
13, 1924 
11,1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1.1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 

31. 1926 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 
1, 1924 

20. 1927 

22. 1928 
25, 1928 
31, 1926 

1. 1924 

6. 1925 
1, 1924 
6, 1927 
1, 1924 

25, 1928 
1, 1924 



XVIII. BIOGRAPHY: PERSONS SERVING UNDER APPOINTMENT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF 
STATE, AT HOME OR ABROAD, AND DIPLOMATIC AND FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 
WHO RETIRED FROM THE SERVICE DURING THE YEAR 1928 

• [Retired officers indicated by an asterisk) 



Abbey, Glenn Allan. — Born in Dodgeville, Wis., June 11, 

1898; home, Dodgeville; business college graduate; attended 
Marquette University 1922; George Washington University 
1923-24; graduated from Georgetown University (B. S.) 1925; 
teacher in public schools of North Dakota 1917-18; served in the 
United States Army 1918-19, retiring with the rank of sergeant; 
clerk for private firms 1919-20; teacher in Devitt School, Wash- 
ington, 1924-25; secretary to the American High Commissioner 
at Port au Prince 1925-26; appointed, after examination (Feb- 
ruary 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice 
Consul of career, July 5, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service 
School September 29, 1927; to Johannesburg February 24, 1928. 

Abbot, Adeline Shuler. — Born in Vance, S. C; attended 
Asheville Normal School and graduated from Winthrop College 
(A. B.) 1922; employed as stenographer June, 1922, to January, 
1924; appointed a clerk of class one in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, February 1, 1924; at $1,500 July 1, 
1924; at $1,860 March 16, 1925; at $1,920 March 1, 1927; at $2,100 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Abbott, George Manlove. — Born in Cleveland, Ohio, February 

5, 1904; home, Cleveland; graduated from Case School of 
Applied Scienc/^ (B. S. in C. E.) 1925; attended Ecole de Fonts et 
Chausses and Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, Paris, 1926; 
employed by construction companies 1920-21; salesman for 
a publishing company 1922-24; assistant research associate 
for a brick manufacturers' association 1926; appointed, after 
examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, and Vice Consul of career July 5, 1927; assigned to 
the . Foreign Service School September 29, 1927; to Calcutta 
February 24, 1928. 

Abbott, Wainwright.— Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., April 27, 1891; 
homo, Pittsbm-gh; attended St. Paul's School four years and 
Yale University two years; employed two years in manufactur- 
ing companies; in the French Air Service 1917-18; lieutenant in 
the United States Air Service August, 1918, to February, 1919; 
appointed, after examination (January 26, 1920), Secretary of 
Embassy or Legation of class four April 7, 1920; assigned to 
Stockholm May 26, 1921; to Athens April 13, 1922; appointed a 
Secretary of class three September 22, 1922; on detail at Con- 
stantinople October 15 to December 1, 1923; returned to Athens; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; as- 
signed as Second Secretary of Legation at Caracas October 2, 
1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five April 30, 
1925; assigned as Second Secretary at Dublin June 9, 1927; 
married. 

Abrams, Belle Jenvy.— Born in Marietta, Ohio; educated in 
private and public schools; engaged for several years as a designer 
and painter of gowns; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the 
Department of State, February IS, 1915; permanently at $900 
under Executive order, June 22, to be etfective July 1, 1916; at 
$1,000, temporarily, October 18. 1916; permanently November 
1, 1916; class one, Augast 1, 1918; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Ackerman, Marie.— Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
high school, Washington; clerk in the Department of Agricul- 
ture one month; appointed a clerk at $900 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, February 1, 1921; at $1,000 
September 1, 1922; at $1,100 May 31 effective June 1, 1924; at 
$1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,020 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 
July 1, 1928. 

Ackerman, Ralph Henry. — Born in West Hoboken, N. J., 
July 23, 1892; educated in the public schools of New Jersey and 
in business schools; clerk and stenographer in various law offices 
and business concerns 1907-1913; clerk in the Department of 
State 1913-14; employed in the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic 
Commerce, Department oi Commerce, 1914-1923; technical ad- 



viser to the Delegation of the United States of America to the 
Fifth International Conference of American States held at San- 
tiago, 1923; appointed Commercial Attach^ and designated for 
duty in the Atnerican Embassy at Santiago, October 27, 1923. 

Ackerson, Garret G., jr.— Born in Hackensack, N. J., May 13, 
1904; home, Hackensack; attended the University of Virginia 
1922-23; Harvard University, B. S. 1927; appointed, after exami- 
nation (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
and Vice Consul of career, May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign 
Service School May 24, 1928, to Cape Town November 3, 1928; 
married. 

Adams, Philip. — Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, June 26, 1881; 
home, Cambridge, Mass.; graduate of Harvard University 
(A. B.), 1903; instructor in Wisconsin University, 1903-1905; 
engaged in foreign travel 1905-1908; in artistic and literary work, 
1908-1918; employed in Bureau of War Risk Insurance, August 
26, 1918, to July 25, 1920; appointed a drafting officer at $2,500, 
in the Department of State, July 23, 1920; assigned to duty as 
Chief of the Division of Passport Control, July_26, 1920; resigned 
August 16, 1922; appomted, after examination (January 16, 1922), 
a Consul of class seven June 22, 1922; detailed to Paris August 
28, 1922; to Malta May 28, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; class seven August 8, 1924; 
assigned to Malta June 22, 1925; appointed Secretary in the 
Diplomatic Service, March 11, 1926; assigned as Third Secre- 
tary at Tirana, March 27, 1926; as Consul at Campbellton 
July 11, 1928. 

Adams, Walter A.— Born in Greenville, S. C, December 16, 
1888; home, Greenville; attended public schools; spent one year 
at Clemson College, and graduated from Georgetown University 
(LL. B.), 1913; employed as stenographer in Greenville, in the 
civil service at Washington, and in the Philippine civil service; 
admitted to the practice of law in the United States Court for 
China; appointed clerk in the Consulate General at Shanghai, 
April i, 1914; stenographer of the United States Court for China 
January 19, 1915; also Vice Consul at Shanghai, February 26, 
1916; Vice Consul at Batavia, October 4, 1918; appointed, after 
examination (May 12, 1919), Vice Consul of career of class 
three, December 23, 1919; assigned to Can.ton, April 12, 1920; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of class two, May 24, 1920; 
assigned to Swatow, November 15, 1920; to Changsha, February 
24, 1921; to Tsingtao, October 1, 1921; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class one, November 17, 1921; Consul of class seven 
June 22, 1922; remained at Tsingtao on detail; appointed Consul 
of class six March 1, 1923; Foreign Service Officer of class seven 
July 1, 1924; class six August 8, 1924; assigned to Chungking 
April 10, 1925; class five, June 2, 1926; class four May 17, 1928; 
assigned to Hankow July 17, 1928. 

Adlof, Richard E., jr.— Born in Galveston, Tex., December 5, 
1904; high-school graduate; attended University of Texas 1926- 
1928; George Washington University 1928-29; clerk in private 
firms 1921-1926; in War Department 1927-28; appointed a clerk 
at $1,440 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
December 1, 1928. 

Agostini, Caesar Franklin.— Born in Tarragona, Spain, o( 
American parents, August 8, 1884; studied under private tutors 
and took electrical engineering course with the National Cor- 
respondence Institute of Washington, D. C; manager of a 
shipping agency at Tarragona nine years, which business he 
took over in 1914; appointed Consular Agent at Tarragona 
October 2, 1914. 

Aguirre, Stephen Earnest.— Born in Tucson, Ariz., Novem- 
ber 11, 1892; attended the grammar schools of El Paso, Tex., 
1906-1909; California School of Mechanical Arts, San Francisco, 
1911-1913; employed in various capacities by firms in Phila- 
delphia, Pa., and El Paso, Texas, 1911-1915; appointed clerk 

101 



102 



BIOGRAPHY 



in the American Consulate at Ciudad Juarez, July 22, 1915; 
appointed Vice Consul at Ciudad Juarez, June 5, 1917; at Chi- 
huahua April 13, 1920; resigned October 13, 1920; appointed Vice 
Consul at Manzanillo, May 25, 1921; at Nuevo Laredo Septem- 
ber 29, 1925; at Piedras Negras, temporarily, February 7, 1927; 
at Nuevo Laredo February 18, 1927. 

Ahearn, Raymond Edward.— Born in Nashville, Tonn., 
August 17, 1891; graduated from Hume Fogg High School, Nash- 
ville, 1912; attended Georgetown University Lav? School, 
1917-1919; Fordham Law School, 1919-20; stenographer, 1912- 
1914; secretary, 1914-1917; clerk in War Department, 1917; chief 
clerk. Committee on Public Information, 1917-18; United 
States Army, July-December, 1918, commissioned second 
lieutenant in Reserves; stenographer. Department of Labor, 
1918-19; secretary, private firm, 1919-20; conducted legal and 
stenographic business, 1920-1923; admitted to North Carolina 
bar, 1924; appointed clerk in Consulate at Toronto, July 28, 
1924; Vice Consul at Maracaibo, January 23, 1926; at Charlotte- 
town, temporarily, October 26, 1927; at Buenos Aires January 
19, 1928. 

Ahrens, Gladys Charlotte. — Born in Two Rivers, Wis.; high- 
school education; clerk in a drug store February-June, 1924; 
in The Adjutant General's Office, War Department, June- 
September, 1924; appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, September 18, 1924; at .$1,320 
May 1, 1925; at $1,.500, May 1, 1926; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Ahrens, Philip Hanford. — Born in Brooklyn, N. Y., January 
17, 1890; graduated from hieh school, 1908; employed by com- 
mercial concern as ofBce assistant and later as olBce manager, 
1908-1918; appointed a clerk of class two in the Passport Bureau 
of the Department of State in New York City, September 23, 
1918; class three, October 16, 1919; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at .$2,040 
December 31, 1925, effective January 1,1926; at $2,140 January 1, 
1928; at $2,300 July 1, 1928. 

Albrecht, Charles Haha. — Born in Philadelphia, Pa., Febru- 
ary 22, 1885; home, Philadelphia; graduate of Central High 
School, Philadelphia, A. B. (1902); University of Pennsylvania, 
A. B. (1905), LL. B. (1908); M. A. (1911); employed in auditor's 
office, Pennsylvania Railroad Co., 1906; practiced law in Phila- 
delphia, 1908-1911; appointed, after examination (January 30, 
1911), Consular Assistant July 12, 1911; Vice and Deputy Con- 
sul General at Barcelona February 21, 1912; detailed for duty 
in the Department of State March, 1913; appointed Vice and 
Deputy Consul General at Santo Domingo October 28, 1913; 
Vice Consul at Santo Domingo February 6, 1915; appointed 
Consul of class nine July 12, 1916; class eight September 14, 
1917; on detail in the Department of State January 1, 1915, to 
July, 1920; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; 
class five June 4, 1920; detailed to Reval June 29, 1920; assigned 
to Reval July 28, 1922; to Danzig October 14, 1922; to Bangkok 
May 3, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Oflicer of class six .Tuly 
1, 1924; assigned to Nairobi, June 24, 1926; class five June 8, 1927. 

Aldrich, Harry S. — First lieutenant, United States Army; 
assigned to duty as Language Officer at Peking February 20, 
1928. 

Aldridge, Clayson Wheeler.— Born in Rome, N. Y., October 

19, 1899; home, Rome; graduated from Princeton University 
(A. B.) 1922; Fellow at the University of Copenhagen 1922-23; 
employed as assistant in chemical laboratory 1917-18; secretary 
of Young Mens' Christian Association January-June, 1918; 
served in Students' Army Training Corps at Princeton Univer- 
sity September-December, 1918; member Pennsylvania State 
Police 1923-24; tutor 1923-1925; appointed, after examination 
(January 12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, March 

20, 192."i; also Vice Consul of career and assigned to Jerusalem 
September 2, 1925; appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Serv- 
ice February 17, 1927; assigned as Third Secretary at Athens 
February 23, 1927; Vice Consul at Aden, temporarily, August 
31, 1927; Third Secretary at Athens June 21, 1928. 

Alexander, Alice Van Arsdel. — Born in Jacksonville, 111.; at- 
tended Routt College Academy 1917-21; Illinois College (A. B.) 
1921-1925; instructor in English at Illinois College 1925-26; sec- 
retary 1925-26; typist 1926-27; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, Julv 25, 1927; at 
$1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 Julv 1, 1928; at $1,620 
August 1, 1928; at $1,800 October 1, 1928. 

Alexander, F. Virginia.— Born in Mount Crawford, Va.: has a 
public and business school education and was tutored for two 
years: employed in several Government offices, in a law and 



commercial office, and as a private secretary, 1910-1915; ap- 
pointed a clerk, temporarily, m the Department of State, De- 
cember 7, 1915; permanently a clerk of class one, under Execu- 
tive order, June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class two, Sep- 
tember 1, 1919; class three, March 1, 1921; class four, February 
1, 1924; at $2,100 July 1, 1924; appointed an Assistant Chief of 
the Division of Passport Control November 4, 1925; at $2,200 
December 1, 1925; class seven, $2,400, March 1, 1926; at $2,500 
November 1, 1927; at $2,700 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at .$2,800 
July 1, 1928. 

Alexander, Grace Eaton. — Born in Jacksonville, 111.; grad- 
uated from Northwestern University (A. B.) 1921; employed in 
secretarial capacity at Northwestern University 1921-22; at 
Princeton University 1922-23; teacher in Pennsylvania and 
Ohio schools 1923-1926; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the De- 
partment of State, under Civil Service rules, February 2, 1927; 
at $1,680 August 2, 1927; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$1,860 July 1, 1928. 

Alexander, Knox. — Born in Independence, Mo., September 
13, 1891; home. Independence; graduated from Independence 
High School; Commercial College in Kansas City; University 
of California (B. S.); Missouri State University (A. B.), 1915; 
Kansas City School of Law (LL. D.), 1916; engaged in the prac- 
tice of law in Independence and Kansas City, 1915-1917, and 
in court reporting; clerk in Legation at Panama, 1917-1919; 
appointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice Consul of 
career of class three September 27, 1919; assigned to San Luis 
Potosi October 1, 1919; appointed Vice Consul of career of 
class two, November 17, 1921; assigned to Puerto Cortes Febru- 
ary 7, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of career of class one May 
26, 1922; assigned to Quebec December 22, 1922; to Riviere du 
Loup November 28, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned as Vice Consul at Hamilton, 
January 4, 1926; married. 

Alexander, Robert Clark. — Born in Paris, Tenn., July 28, 
1896; attended public schools; private tutor two years; attended 
Y'.M.C.A. Law School 1925-26; Washington College of Law 
1927; clerk in private firms 1911-1917; appointed a clerk at .$900 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, October 
20, 1917; at $1,000 Mav 1, 1918; at $1,200 November 1, 1918; at 
$1,400 May 1, 1920; private secretary to the Secretary of State 
at $2,500 November 1, 1920; clerk at $1,600 May 16, 1921; at $1,800 
September 1, 1922; resigned January 12, 1924; private secretary 
1924-1928; reappointed a clerk at $1,800 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, January 1 ,1929. 

Allen, Charles Edward.— Born in Foster, Ky., April 13, 1891; 
home, Maysville, Ky.; graduate of Centre College, Danville, 
Ky. (B. A.), 1911; principal of high school and teacher of Ger- 
man and English at Mount Sterling, Ky., 1911-12; clerk in 
Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad office 1912-1914; appointed, after 
examination (January 19, 1914), Student Interpreter in Turkey 
April 4, 1914; Consular Agent at Adrianople September 3, 1915; 
Vice Consul and Interpreter at Constantinople April 28, 1916; 
on detail at Algiers July 6, 1917, to January 12, 1918; appointed 
a Consular Assistant July 15, 1918; Vice Consul at Nantes 
July 22, 1918; detailed to Constantinople March 4, 1919; ap- 
pointed Consul of class seven September 5, 1919; remained at 
Constantinople on detail; appointed Consul of class six June 4, 
1920; detailed to Damascus April 26, 1921; to Constantinople 
February 24, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
seven July 1, 1924; class six December 17, 1925; married. 

Allen, Charles Joseph. — Born in Boston, Mass., December 23, 
1888; entered the United States Army January 24, 1912; present 
rank, major. Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military At- 
tachfi at Lima and La Paz October 18, 1928. 

Allen, Charles W. — Born in Boulder, Colo., January 21, 
1883; attended high school three years; University of Wyoming 
one and a half years; business college one year; acted as public 
stenographer and substitute court reporter, 1902-1907; clerk in 
the United States Land Office, Lander, Wyo., 1907-1918; 
served as Civil Service secretary several years at Lander, Wyo.; 
appointed Vice Consul at Cape Town, October 24, 1918: at 
Ziirich, September 6. 1921; at Berne. April 5, 1924; at Basel, 
January 23, 1926; at North Bay April 13, 1927. 

Allen, Edgar Poe.— Born in Sharon, Pa., January 13. 1904; 

graduated from high ;:chool 1921. and a business college 1922; 
Cirorge Washington University, LL. B. 1927; admitted to the 
bar of the District of Columbia October 1928; employed as clerk 
in a steel company 1922-23; appointed a clerk at $900 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, October 8. 1923; 
at $1,000 January 8, 1924; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,680 Novem- 
ber 1. 1925; at $1,740 March 1, 1927; at $1,860 April 1, 1927; at $2,000 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,100 July 1, 1928. 



BIOGRAPHY 



103 



Allen, Percy F.— Born in Allen, Md., February 11, 1879; 
attended the public schools of Maryland and graduated from 
Goldey Commercial College of Wilmington, Del.; bookl^eeper 
and cashier for various business houses, 1897-1902; clerk and 
bookkeeper, department of education, Porto Rico, 1902-1904; 
assistant to disbursing officer Porto Rican teachers study trip 
to United States, 1904; head bookkeeper, disbursing oflice, 
insular government of Porto Rico, 1905; resigned August 1, 
1905; appointed clerk at $8-10 in the Civil Service Commission 
Septemt)er 9. 1905; at $900 October 1, 1905; clerk at $900, under 
Civil Service rules in the Department of State July 3, 1906; 
class one May 1, 1907; class two November 2, 1908; class three 
June 27, 1911; secretary of the board of examiners for the Diplo- 
matic and Consular Services December 18, 1913, to March 12, 
1919; appointed clerk, class four, April 22, 1914; acting chief clerk 
March 22 to April 5, 1918; appointed special assistant at $2,100 
December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 1920; drafting officer at 
$2,500 June 17. effective July 1, 1921; representative of the De- 
partment of State ill connection with the preparation of the 
Official Register of the United States, 1919-1923; appointed 
drafting officer at $3,000 Mav 7, 1924; at $3,200 May 1, 1925; at 
$3,300 November 1, 1927; at $3,400 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act), 

Alley, Charles R.— Born in Clinton, Mass., April 2, 1881; at • 
tended liigh school and United States Military Academy; en- 
tered United States Army, June 15, 1904; present rank, lieu- 
tenant colonel, Regular Army; assigned to duty as Assistant 
Military Attachf at Paris, April 15, 1926. 

Ailing, Paul Humiston.— Born in Hamden, Conn., July 15, 
1890; home. Hamden; graduated from Trinity College (A. B.^i, 
1920, and University of Pennsylvania (\. M.), 1924; served in 
the United States Army July, 1917, to July, 1919, retiring with 
the rank of first lieutenant; member of a foreign-service train- 
ing class of a New York banking institution 1920-21; engaged 
in research work for several banking concerns 1921-1924; ap- 
pointed, after examinatitm (June 23, 1924), Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, October 16, 
1924; assigned to Beirut November 8, 1924; to Aleppo, tem- 
porarily, March 30, 192fi; to Beirut, August 17, 192fi; to Da- 
mascus, October 2.'i, i92fi: to Beirut, January 27, 1927; to the 
Department April 2, 1928; married. 

Allport, Fayette W.— Born in St. Louis, Mo., January 25, 1890; 
attended public and private schools; graduated from Western 
Reserve University (A. B.), 1917; attended Western Reserve 
Law School two years; served in the United States Army; en- 
gaged in publicity work for several firms; appointed clerk to 
trade commissioner at Vienna and Warsaw; appointed assist- 
ant trade commissioner and assigned to Vienna March, 1922; 
to Berlin April, 1923; appointed Assistant Commercial Attach^ 
at Berlin August 14, 1924; Commercial Attache at Brussels and 
The Hague, January 14, 1925; at Berlin, March 10, 1926. 

Altaffer, Maurice Willard.— Born in West Unity, Ohio, 
May 10, 1893; home, Toledo; graduated from high school; at- 
tended the United States Coast Guard Academy one year, and 
the College of the City of New York eight months; public-school 
teacher 1912-1914; cadet United States Coast Guard fifteen 
months; served in the United States Army, December, 1917, 
to October, 1919, retiring with the rank of lieutenant (junior 
grade); engaged in shipping business 1920; clerk in the Ameri- 
can Consulate General at Berlin, Germany, November, 1921, 
to January, 1922, and at the Consulate at Stuttgart 1922-23; 
appointed Vice Consul at Stuttgart May 23, 1923; appointed, 
after examination (January 15, 1923), Vice Consul of career of 
class three July 6, 1923; assigned to Stuttgart July 10, 1923; to 
Frankfort on the Main September 6, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Aleppo 
August 7, 1924; to Nogales, May 26, 1926; to Agua Prieta, tem- 
porarily, October 8, 1926; to Nogales January 15, 1927; class 
eight, also Consul, and assigned to Nogales August 24, 1927; 
married. 

Amory, Copley, jr. — Born in Milton, Mass., November 2, 
1890; home. New York City; graduated from Harvard Univer- 
sity (A. B.), 1912; Columbia University (LL. B.), 1917; mana- 
ger of a natural history expedition to Siberia one and a half 
years; assistant to the vice president of a bank; member of the 
New York National Guard, 1913-1917; served as a lieutenant in 
the United States Army August, 1917, to August, 1919, part of 
the time with the Peace Commission in Paris and the Near 
East; a special assistant in the Department of State July- 
November, 1920; appointed, after examination (October 18, 
1920), a Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, No- 
vember 15, 1920; assigned to the Department of State, Decem- 
ber 13, 1920; to the American Commission at Berlin March 30, 
1921; to Rome July 13, 1922: appointed Secretary of class three 
September 22, 1922; Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1, 



1924; class five September 20, 1924; =iss'giied as Second Secretary 
at Teheran April 10, 1925; to the Department, temjiorarily, 
November 1, 1927; secretary to the delegation to the Sixth Inter- 
national Confeience of American States, held at Habana Jan- 
uary 16-February 20, 1928; assigned to Habana June 1, 1928; 
secretary of the International Conference of American States 
on Conciliation and Arbitration, held at Washington December 
10, 1928-January 5, 1929. 

Anderson, Ada Mildred.— Born in Coyle, Okla.; graduated 
from Kansas City Junior College 1927; appointed a clerk at 
$1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
April 10, 1928; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Anderson, Francis Maurice.— Born in Providence, R. I., July 
20, 1885; graduated from Brown University (A. B.), 1907; New 
York University (LL. B.), 1912; engaged in cotton manufac- 
turing 1908-09; admitted lo the New Jersey bar and the United 
States courts 1913; practiced law July, 1913, to March, 1916; set- 
tlement officer in a trust company March, 1916, to March 1918; 
counsel for a telegraph and telephone company 1918; assistant 
chief, requisition branch. Quartermaster General's Office, War 
Department, August, 1918, to August, 1919; research work in 
international and foreign laws. Library of Congress, November, 
1919, to August, 1920; lecturer on commercial law at Pace Insti- 
tute, New York and Washington, February, 1916, to September, 
1923; lecturer on Commercial Law, Georgetown University 
School of Foreign Service, since September, 1923; appointed a 
special assistant in the Department of State at $2,500 September 
1, 1920; law clerk at $2,000, under Civil Service rules, March 1, 
1921; at $2,250 September 16, 1922; at .$2,500 November 1, 1923; 
at $3,000 July 1, 1924; an assistant to the solicitor at $3,200, 
February 1, 1926; at $3,300 November 1, 1927; at $3,400 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $3,500 July 1, 1928; at $3,800 October 1, 
1928. 

Anderson, Mary Elizabeth.— Born in Washington, D. C; 
graduated from Business High School, 1921; clerk in the Bureau 

of War Risk Insurance three months, 1919; with an attorney 
one month, 1921; appointed a clerk at $1,030 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, March 21, 1921; class one 
December 30, 1922, effective January 1, 1923; resigned .\pril 16, 
1924; reappointed a clerk at $1,320, November 1, 1926; at $1,500 
December 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 
July 1, 1928. 

Anderson, Walter H.— Born in Rockford, 111., September 6, 
1900; attended grammar school 1906-1914; high school 1914-1917; 
employed in a clerical capacity during summer vacations; 
employed as driver and depot man by an express company 
1917-18; as clerk by business concern 1918-19; Army field clerk, 
May-December, 1919; enlisted in the United States Army 
March 1, 1920; discharged February 28, 1921; appointed a clerk 
at .$900 in the Department of State under Civil Service rules, 
March 8, 1921; at $1,000, October 7, 1921; at $1,080 September 1, 
1922; at $1,140 December 1, 1922: class one December 30, 1922, 
effective January 1, 1923; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,680 July 1. 
1925; at $1,740 November 1, 1927; at $1,860 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,920 July 1, 1928. 

Andrews, George Davis, jr. — Born in Greenwood, Va., August 
30, 1902; home, Chattanooga, Tenn.; attended the McCallie 
School, Chattanooga, 1914-1919; Phillips Academy, Andover, 
Mass., 1919-20; Yale University 1920-1922; graduated from 
University of Virginia (B. S.) 1925; from Oxford University 
(A. B.) 1926; appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
August 24, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service School Septem- 
ber 29, 1927; to Warsaw March 13, 1928; married. 

Andrews, William Whiting.- Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Oc- 
tober 17, 1875; home, Cleveland; graduate of Yale University 
(A. B.), 1898; member of Troop B, First Ohio Volunteer Cav- 
alry, April-August, 1898; engaged in management of financial 
affairs and in travel, 1898-1911; appointed, after examination 
(January 16, 1911), Secretary of the Legation at Panama March 
2, 1911; Secretary of the Legation at Lisbon August 22, 1912; 
Secretary of the Legation at Berne February 11, 1914; Secretary 
of the Legation and Consul General to Rumania, Serbia, 
and Bulgaria October 31, 1914, but did not go to his post; 
appointed Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class three 
March 2, 1915; assigned to Bucharest September 25, 1915; to 
Paris, December 29, 1917; appointed Secretary of Embassy or 
Legation of class two August 27, 1918; assigned to The Hague 
July 25, 1919; to the Department of State March 25, 1920; to 
Cairo May 26, 1921; to Vienna April 23, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class four and assigned as First Secretary at 
Vienna July 1, 1924; at Lisbon October 13, 1927; married. 



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Anslinger, Harry J.— Born in Altoona, Pa., May 20, 1892; 
home, Altoona; attended high school, business college, and 
Pennsylvania State College for two years; private tutor; em- 
ployed in various capacities with the Pennsylvania Railroad Co. 
1906-1916; Pennsylvania State fire marshal 1916-17; Assistant 
Chief of Equipment Inspection, Ordnance Department, War 
Department, 1917-18; clerk in the Legation at The IJague 
1918-1921; appointed, after examination (January 24, 1921), 
Vice Consul of career of class three, October 26, 1921; assigned 
to Hamburg November 15, 1921; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class two February 26, 1923; assigned to La Quaira 
September 22, 1923; appointed Vice Consul of career of class 
one November 23, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 
1, 1924; class eight, also Consul, August 8, 1924; assigned to 
Nassau June 6, 1925; to the Department, July 1, 1926; detailed 
to London Conference for Suppression of Smuggling July 6, 
1927; class seven May 17, 1928- delegate to the Nineteenth 
International Congress against Alcoholism, held at Antwerp 
August 20-25, 1928; married. 

Anthony, Nicholas.— Born in Scotland, N. C, July 28, 1877: 
employed in a feed store, 1904-1917; appointed laborer in the 
Department of State October 15, 1917. 

Archer, Raymond LeRoy. — Born in Adonis, W. Va., October 
31, 1887; attended Washington and Jefferson College, 1907-8; 
graduated from University of Pittsburgh (A. B.), 1911; Drew 
Theological Seminary (M. A.), 1923; attended Columbia Uni- 
versity, 1923; served as minister while attending college; mis- 
sionary in Sumatra and Java, 1911-1926; appointed Vice Consul 
at Medan, March 22, 1926. 

Archibald, William C. — Appointed Consular Agent at Chan- 
aral, Chile, June 27, 1927. 

Armour, Norman.— Born in Brighton, England, of American 
parents, October 14, 1887; home, Princeton, N. J.; graduated 
from Princeton University (A. B.) 1909; (A. M.) 1915; Har- 
vard University (LL. B.) 1913; employed in a law office in 
Newark, 1913-14; admitted to the New Jersey bar 1914; served 
In the Embassy in Vienna for three months in 1912 and in the 
Embassy in Paris for eight months in 1915-16; appointed, after 
examination (April 10, 1916). Secretary of Embassy or Legation 
of class five May 17, 1916; assigned to Petrograd May 22, 1916; 
appointed Secretary of class four August 3, 1916; Secretary of 
class three July 13, 1917; assigned to Brussels, December 17, 
1918; to The Hague June 14, 1920; appointed a Secretary of 
class two, June 28, 1920; assigned to Montevideo August 3, 
1921; to the Department of State September 29, 1922, detailed 
as Assistant to the Undersecretary of State December 22, 1922 
to May 11, 1924; appointed Secretary of class one January 23, 
1924; assigned to Rome April 23, 1924; appointed Foreign Serv- 
ice Officer of class three July 1, 1924; class two February 24, 1925; 
assigned as Counselor of Embassy at Tokyo June 25, 1925; class 
one September 15, 1927; Counselor of Embassy at Paris April 
12, 1928; married. 

Armstrong, George Alexander.— Born in Nyack, N. Y., Sep- 
tember 15, 1887; home, New York City; graduated from the 
Allen-Stevenson School 1905, and Princeton University (A. B ^ 
1909; employed by a bonding house 1910-1912, and by an insur- 
ance company 1912-1916; engaged in insurance brokerage busi- 
ness 1916-17; served in the United States Army 1918-19, retiring 
with the rank of second lieutenant; employed by an Asnerican 
oil company in Australia 1919-1923; appointed, after examination 
(June 23, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice 
Consul of career, October 16, 1924; assigned to Ziirich November 

8, 1924; to Nice October 29, 1928; also to Monaco November 

9, 1928; married. 

Armstrong, Lawrence Sheppard.— Born in Penn Yan, N. Y., 
July 6, 1895; home, Penn Yan, N. Y.; attended a preparatory 
school 1910-1913, and graduated from Williams College (A. B.) 
1917; served in the United States Army 1917-1920; employed 
in a bank six months, and by a wholesale paper company, 1920- 
1923; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1923), Vice Consul 
of career of class three October 6, 1923; assigned to Ijiverpool 
November 19, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Ofhcer, unclassi- 
fied, July 1, 1924; assigned to Messina, September 7, 1926; to 
Naples February 28, 1928; married. 

Arneman, George Elmer. — Born in Mishicot, Wis., February 
7, 1889; attended the University of Wisconsin; entered the 
United States Army April 24, 1912; present rank, major. Regular 
Army; assigned to duty as Military Attach^ at Riga, Tallinn, 
Kovno, and Helsingfors Marrh 'i, 1928. 



Arnold, Clarence Lament. — Captain, United States Navy; 
graduated from the United States Naval Academy 1900; 
assigned to duty as Naval Attache at Buenos Aires and Mon- 
tevideo, May 24, 1927. 

Arnold, Julean. — Born in Sacramento, Calif., July 19, 1876; 
home, Sacramento; educated in the public schools and the Cali- 
fornia State University; engaged in teaching; appointed, after 
examination (July, 1902), Student Interpreter in China July 18, 
1902; also Vice and Deputy Consul at Dalny February 4, 1904; 
appointed Deputy Consul General at Shanghai July 13, 1904; 
Vice and Deputy Consul at Foochow March 7, 1906; assigned to 
duty in the Consulate General at Shanghai May 5, 1906; ap- 
pointed Consul at Tansui June 22, 1906; Consul at Amoy May 1, 
1908; Consul at Chefoo March 8, 1912; Consul General at Han- 
kow July 29, 1914; appointed Commercial Attache, Department 
of Commerce, September 25, 1914, and designated for duty in 
the American Legation at Peking October 12, 1914; delegate to 
Tarifl Revision Commission at Shanghai August 27, 1926, 

Arnold, Marion. — Born in Carbondale, Pa.; educated in the 
Carbondale grammar and high schools; stenographer for a 
glass company in Rosslyn, Va., 1915-1917; appointed a clerk, 
temporarily, at $900 in the Department of State, July 16, 1917; 
at $1,000 October 1, 1917; at $1,200 March 1, 1918; at $1,320 
March 1, 1919; reappointed at $1,320, under Civil Service rules, 
September 1, 1919; appointed clerk of class two January 1, 
1920; class three March 15, 1921; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 
March 1, 1925; clerical assistant to the representation on the 
Preparatory Commission for the Disarmament Conference, held 
at Geneva March 21-April 26, 1927; at $2,000 March 1, 1927; 
at $2,100 November 1, 1927; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Ashenden, Vivian Marie. — Born in Clarence, Mo.; attended 
Quincy (111.) High School 1919-1922, and Long Beach (Calif.) 
Polytechnic High School 1923; stenographer in real-estate 
office one year, and a public stenographer three months; ap- 
pointed a clerk of class one in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, May 12, 1924; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,560 
November 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Atcheson, George, jr. — Born in Denver, Colo., October 20, 
1896; home, Berkeley, Calif.; graduated from the University of 
California (A. B.) 1919; employed in various lines of newspaper 
work; instructor. United States School of Military Aeronautics, 
seven months; appointed, after examination (June 28, 1920), 
Student Interpreter in China August 27, 1920; appointed Vice 
Consul and Interpreter at Changsha March 31, 1923; Consular 
Assistant February 28, 1924; detailed to Department of State 
March 7, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
July 1, 1924; assigned as Vice Consul at North Bay, February 
26, 1926; at Tientsin xVpri! 13, 1927; class eight. Consul, and as- 
signed to Tientsin May 17, 1928; to Foochow, temporarily, 
August 25, 1928; married. 

Atherton, Ray.— Born in Brookline, Mass., March 28, 1883; 
home, Chicago, 111.; graduate of Harvard University (B. A.) 
1905; spent four years in Paris studying architecture; member 
Massachusetts volunteer militia three years; employed in bank- 
ing business in Boston 1907-8, and in an architect's office in 
Chicago 1914-1916; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1917), 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, August 23, 
1917; assigned to Tokyo, September 6, 1917; appointed Secre- 
tary of class three March 14, 1919; assigned to Peking, July 30, 
1919; on detail with the Philippine Commission April-October, 
1921; assigned to the Department of State March 1, 1922; ap- 
pointed Secretary of class two September 22, 1922; assigned to 
Athens March 20, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class four July 1, 1924; assigned to Department of State July 
17, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class three Sep- 
tember 20, 1924; assigned as First Secretary of Embassy at 
London, October 9, 1924; class two August 24, 1927; designated 
Counselor of Embassy and assigned to London September 26, 
1927. 

Athey, Myrtle Freeburg.— Born in Hebron, N. Dak.; high- 
school graduate; stenographer in a clinic two years; in Treasury 
Department one year; for private firms in Florida seven months; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, April 28, 1926; at $1,380 March 1, 1927; at 
$l,.50O June 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 
July 1, 1928. 

Atterberry, Russell.— Born in Atlanta, Mo., February 20, 
1908; high school and business college graduate; appointed a 
clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, January 3, 1927: at $1,380 November 1, 1927; at $1,500 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Actj; at $1,620 August 1, 1928. 



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Atwood, Franklin Bailey. — Born in Xantucket, Mass., Jan- 
uary 20, 1900; home, Massachusetts; attended high school 
1913-1915; graduated from Massachusetts Nautical School 1917; 
served as an officer iu merchant marine 1917-1923; clerk in the 
American Consulate at Plymouth February 1924; appointed 
Vice Consul at Plymouth July 21, 1921; appointed, after exami- 
nation (February 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
and Vice Consul of career April 27, 1927; assigned to Plymouth 
May 9, 1927; married. 

Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley.— Born in Newport, R. I., August 
28, 1897; attended Yale University (A. B.) 1916-1920; Kings 
College, Cambridge University, England, 1920-21; Columbia 
Law School, Columbia University (LL. B.) 1921-1924; admitted 
to New York State Bar 1924; served in the United States Naval 
Eeserve 1917-18; practiced law in a law firm in New York 1924- 
1926; employed as Special Agent in the Aeronautics Branch, 
Department of Commerce, three and one-half months, 1926-27; 
appointed a drafting officer at $3,000 in the Department of State, 
March 1, 1927; at $3,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Actj. 

Auer, Pieter Fransois.— Born in the Netherlands in 1866; 
sbipbroker; appointed Consular Agent at Flushing January 5, 
1899. 

Aurell, George Emanuel.— Born in Kobe, Japan, of American 
parents, January ^. 1905; Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechani- 
cal College, B. S.; employed by various concerns in Japan and 
the United States as clerk or salesman; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Yokohama August 10, 1927; Vice Consul 
at Yokohama June 9, 1928. 

Axton, Matilda Fannie.— Born in Salt Lake City, Utah; grad- 
uated from Middlebury College (A. B.), 1923; appointed an 
editorial assistant at $1,500 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, April 1, 1926; at $1,680 July 1, 1927; at $1,800 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,000 August 1, 1928. 

Ayers, Ezekiel Jarman. — ^Born in Hopewell Township, N. J., 
October 14, 1866; attended public schools of Hopewell Town- 
ship, and South Jersey Institute; engaged in commercial 
business from 1888 to 1S96; employed in Legal Division of Pat- 
ent Office in 1896; transferred to the General Land Office; 
appointed Assistant Purchasing Officer, Division of Supplies; 
Office of Secretary of Interior, 1901; repn sentative of Depart- 
ment of Interior in the establishment of General Supply Com- 
mittee June, 1910; appointed Chief Clerk, Department of In- 
terior, and Superintendent of Buildings, ami .\cting Assistant 
Secretary of Interior 1911; representative of the Department of 
Interior before the various committees of Congress in regard to 
legislation and appropriations for the establishnient of Govern- 
ment Storage and Distribution Fuel Yards; member of Com- 
mittee on Supplies, Council of National Defense; chairman of 
committee for securing subscriptions to Liberty bonds from 
Government employees; organizer and president (for three 
years) of Central Savings Bank; active in war work, and was 
offered a commission in the Army by Secretary of War but could 
not be released by Secretary of Interior; member of Committee 
on Food Supply and Conservation of the District Council of 
Defense July, 1917; member of Clearance Committee of War In- 
dustries Board May, 1918; member of United War Work Cam- 
paign November, 1918; member of Interdepartmental Com- 
mittee for the opening of proposals received from responsible 
asylums and sanitariums and of recommending award of con- 
tracts for the care and custody of persons adjudged to be insane; 
by authority of Secretary of Interior, had complete charge of the 
liquidation of the Fuel Administration in 1919; representative 
on Interdepartmental Committee on policy for the disposition 
of raw materials, etc.. June, 1920; returned to Bridgeton, N. J., to 
eater cunniierciul entcrpiise in connection with fruit farming, 
having active interests in agricultural and horticultural activ- 
ities of the State of New Jersey; Administrative Assistant, 
Department of Commerce, October, 1923, to July 9, 1924; ap- 
pointed Chief Clerk of the Department of State at $3,800, under 
Civil Service rules, July 10, 1924; at $4,200 May 1, 1925; desig- 
nated as member of a committee to make a personnel survey of 
the Department July 24, 1925; as Chief Clerk and Administrative 
Assistant, November 1, 1926; as member of the Board of Review 
for Efficiency Ratings, July 11, 1927; at $4,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act). 

Ayers, Inez Adelaide. — Born in Alexandria, Va.; attended 
high school and business college; employed in Post Office De- 
partment 1924; appointed a clerk at $1,320, temporarily, in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, November 10, 
1924; at $1,320, probationallv, Febmarv 6. 1925; at $1,500 Novem- 
ber 1, 1925; at $1,560 Januarv 1, 1928; at $1,CS0 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act). 



Bachelder, Leonard A.— Born in Salem, Mass., in 1855; in 
business in Auckland since 1891; appointed Consul at Zanzibar 
April 23, 1880; Vice Consul April 24, 1880; retired February 3, 
1883; appointed Vice Consul at Auckland October 10, 1891; 
Vice Consul General July 15, 1903; Vice Consul February 6, 
1915. 

Hading, Gerhard Adolph. — Born in Milwaukee, Wis., August 
31, 1870; attended Northwestern University; graduate of Rush 
Medical College (M. D.) 1896; member of faculty Milwaukee 
Medical College and Wisconsin College of Physicians and 
Surgeons; member of light horse squadron, Wisconsin National 
Guard, 1890-1893; commissioner of health, Milwaukee, 1906-1910; 
mayor of Milwaukee 1912-1916; Medical Corps, United States 
Army 1917-1919, retiring with the rank of major; served with 
the Chinese Expedition; regent of Marquette University; ap- 
pointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to 
Ecuador March 9, 1922; married. 

Bagby, Nettie Neale. — Born in Staunton, Va.; graduate of 
high school and business colleges; stenographer and bookkeeper 
in law and other offices; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the 
Department of State, January 11, 1915; permanently at .$1,000, 
under F^xecutive order, June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; 
class one August 23, 1917; class two May 1, 1920; at $1,680 July 
1, 1924; at $1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Bailey, John William, jr.— Born in Bonham, Tex., April 20, 
1894; graduated from high school 1912; attended a business 
college, and the University of Texas two years; clerk in a post 
office 1914-15; served in the United States Army 1917-1919, re- 
tiring with the rank of second lieutenant; canteen secretary 
overseas 1919-1921; engaged in real estate business in Mexico 
1921-1924; clerk in American Consulate at Geneva March, 1924; 
appointed Vice Consul at Geneva October 17, 1924; appointed, 
after examination (January 26, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, and assigned to Geneva 
August 3, 1925; to Lausanne, temporarily, October 5, 1925; to 
Geneva October 19, 1925; to Loanda, March 11, 1926. 

Bailey, Waldo Emerson. — Born in Winona, Miss., November 
16, 1896; Mississippi Agricultural and Mechanical College, 
B. S. 1920; attended Kansas State Teachers' College 1924; em- 
ployed by a college and as field representative for certain organi- 
zations 1915-1917 and 1921-1923; served in the United States 
Marine Corps 1918-19; assistant principal of a high school 1919- 
20; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Karachi 
April 1923; platform superintendent on a Chautauqua circuit 
1925; associate editor and assistant manager of a newspaper 
192.5-26; appointed Vice Consul at Rosario February 6, 1926; 
resigned January 30, 1927; George Peabody College for Teachers, 
Nashville, Tenn., M. A. 1927; teacher of history in the Middle 
Tennessee State Teachers' College 1928; appointed Vice Consul 
at Mazatlan July 26, 1928. 

Bain, Wendell H.— Born in West Grove, Iowa, June 14, 1908; 
high school and business college education; appointed a clerk 
at $1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
Januarv 12, 1927; at $1,380 November 1, 1927; at $1,500 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 August 1, 1928. 

Baker, Emma Louise. — Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
high school one semester; employed by telephone company, 
as operator, supervisor, and chief operator, 1906-1917; telephone 
operator, AVar Department, 1917-18; served as marinette in 
United States Marine Corps 1918-19; appointed a telephone 
switchboard operator at $1,260, temporarily, in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, August 1, 1927; at $1,380 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,440 July 1, 1928. 

Baker, Joseph Richardson.— Born in New Hartford, N. Y.; 
February 11, 1872; graduated from Utica Free Academy, 1889; 
Hamilton College (A. B.), 1893; admitted to New York State 
bar, 1896; appointed law clerk at $1,500 to Commission to the 
Five Civilized Tribes, Department of the Interior, February 
1, 1902; clerk at $1,000 in the Post Office Department, under 
Civil Service rules, June 26, 1903; at $1,200 February 10, 1904; 
transferred and appointed clerk of class one in the Department 
of State August 6, 1906; class two July 1, 1908; class three June 
1, 1909; special agent of the Department of State to investigate 
the claims of American citizens in Samoa April 15, 1911; also 
Vice and Deputy Consul at Apia April 25, 1911; services in 
Samoa ceased August 25, 1911, and returned to the Department 
of State; appointed clerk class four November 20, 1911; law 
clerk December 1, 1913; an assistant solicitor at $2,500 June 22, 
to be effective July 1, 1916; at $3,000 August 1, 1916; agent of 
the Department of State in Panama, 1917; assistant to the 
Solicitor, at $4,000, December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 



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1920; appointed drafting officer at $4,000 July 1, 1920; at $4,500 
June 17, to be effective July 1, 1921; appointed a member of the 
United States-Panama Commission to negotiate an arrange- 
ment to take the place of the Taft Agreement February 11, 1924; 
drafting officer at $5,200 July 1, 1924; Commissioner of the United 
States on the General Claims Commission, United States and 
IMexico August 19, 1924; drafting officer at $5,600 May 1, 1925; at 
$7,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Baker, Lester David.— Born in New York City, September 
4, 1883; graduated from the United States Military Academy 
1908; entered the United States Army February 14, 1908; present 
rank, major. Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military 
Attache at Rio de Janeiro August 16, 1927. 

Baker, Milton.— Born in Washington, D. C, May 3, 1898; 
attended high school one year; employed as paperhanger's 
assistant 1915-16 and 1919-1924; served in the United States 
Army 1916-1919; employed as laborer by Superintendent of 
Public Buildings and Grounds (Washington, D. C), 1924-25; 
appointed laborer in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, August 12, 1925. 

Baker, Roy William.— Born in Buffalo, N. Y., March 11, 1883; 
attended the Ogden (Utah) High School 1900-1902; Lafayette 
College, Easton, Pa., 1903-1906 (A. B.); employed in the account- 
ing Department of the United States Steel Corporation, Duluth, 
Minn., 1906-07; about two years' experience in oil production in 
Ohio and Pennsylvania; engaged in various branches of news- 
paper work in several cities in the United States, 1910-1918; with 
the Committee on Public Information, Washington, D. C, 1918; 
appointed Vice Consul at Edinburgh February 15, 1919; at Hull, 
April 17, 1920; at Barcelona, August 26, 1921; appointed, after 
examination (January 14, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, un- 
classified, also Vice Consul of career, and assigned to Barcelona 
April 9, 1925; to Malaga, temporarily, July 27, 1926; to Barcelona, 
September 28, 1926; married. 

Balch, Henry H. — Born in Madison, Ala., January 6, 1877; 
home, Madison; graduated from the State Normal College of 
Alabama (1899); principal of a pubhc school at Carbon Hill, 
Ala., 1899-1901; census enumerator June, 1900; teacher in the 
insular service in the Philippines 1901-1912; appointed, after 
examination (January 19, 1914), Consul at St. Stephen June 
22, 1914; Consul of class nine by act approved February 5, 1915; 
appointed Consul of class eight June 8, 1915; and assigned to 
Yarmouth; Consul of class seven October 27, 1916, and assigned 
to Asuncion; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; 
class five June 4, 1920; detailed temporarily to the Department 
of State January 12, 1921; assigned to Adelaide February 10, 
1921; appointed Consul of class four November 19, 1921; Foreign 
Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; assigned to Monterrey 
February 27, 1928; married. 

Baldwin, Frederick W.— Born in Ansonia, Conn., August 1, 
1885; home. New York City; attended grade schools of Florence, 
Italy; studied in England 1898-99; under private tutor two 
years; in a Swiss institution, 1903-1906; at Ansonia Normal 
School one year and studied medicine 1906-1908; special courses 
at Rome University 1909; employed in a minor capacity by a 
banking house in New York three years; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Florence, October 1, 1916; Vice Consul 
at Florence, October 1, 1920; appointed, after examination 
(January 14, 1924), Vice Consul of career of class three June 
13, 1924; assigned to Florence June 23, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Lausanne 
September 5, 1925; class eight. Consul, and assigned to Lausanne 
May 17, 1928; married. 

Baldwin, La Verne.— Born in Cortland, N. Y., August 2, 

1899; home, Cortland; received elementary teacher's diploma 
from Cortland Normal School 1918; graduated from Cornell 
University (A. B.) 1925; (M. A.) 1926; teacher in academy, 1918- 
1922; assistant in Romance languages, Cornell University, 1925-26; 
appointed clerk in the American Consulate General at Ottawa 
May 1926; appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career. 
April 27, 1927; assigned to Ottawa, May 9, 1927; appointed 
Secretary in the Diplomatic Service June 21, 1928; assigned 
as Third Secretary at Ottawa, temporarily, June 30, 1928; as 
Vice Consul at Ottawa August 11, 1928. 

Ball, Alice Morton.— Born in Washington, D. C; high-school 
graduate; commercial school certificates; attended George 
Washington University 1918-1921, 1925-1929; librarian, Wash- 
ington, D. C, 190.5-1910; statistical clerk. Congressional Bonding 
Commission and Tariff Board, 1910-11; secretary to a congress- 
man 1912; Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 



editorial assistant 1912-1923, editor of publications 1923-1925, 
lectarer on editing, George Washington University, 1928-29; 
appointed an assistant editor at $2,400 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, July 1, 1925; at .$2,500, May 6, 
1926; editor of publications and administrative assistant at 
$3,000 November 1, 1927; at $3,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act).- 
at $3,300 July 1, 1928. 

Ballantine, Joseph William. — Born in India of American 
parents July 30, 1888; home, Amherst, Mass.; graduate of Am- 
herst College (A. B.), 1909; appointed, after examination (May 
6, 1909), Student Interpreter in Japan June 2, 1909; detailed for 
duty at the Consulate at Kob6 July 25, 1911; appointed Inter- 
preter at Kobe August 31, 1911; also Deputy Consul December 
18, 1911; Deputy Consul General and Interpreter at Yokohama 
June 11, 1912; Vice and Deputy Consul and Interpreter at Tan- 
sui November 6, 1912; Deputy Consul General and Interpreter 
at Yokohama October 7, 1913; Vice and Deputy Consul General 
at Yokohama June 25, 1914; Assistant Japanese Secretary to the 
Embassy to Japan August 1, 1914; Japanese Secretary of the 
Embassy to Japan August 15, 1917; appointed Consul of class 
five July 6, 1921, and assigned to Dairen; detailed to Yokohama 
October 17, 1923; to Tokyo December 13, 1923; appointed Consul 
of class four December 19, 1923; Foreign Service Officer of class 
five July 1, 1924; class four December 17, 1925; assigned to the 
Department February 14, 1928; married. 

Banash, Sydney H.— Born in Boston, Mass., May 12, 1888; 
attended high school; in business in Concepcion, Chile, 1904- 
1918; appointed Vice (^^onsul at Buenos Aires, September 2, 1921. 

Barker, Clifford Oman.— Born in Newport, R I., September 
24, 1904; graduated from high school 1923; appointed a clerk at 
$900 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, July 
23, 1923; at $1,000 November 1, 1923; at $1,100 May 31, effective 
June 1, 1924; at $1,380 July 1, 1924; at $1,680, March 1, 1926; at 
$1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,860 July 1, 1928. 

*Barker, William Roswell.— Born in Buffalo, N. Y., June 24, 
1900; home, Minneapolis, Minn.; graduated from Harvard 
University (A. B.) 1921; appointed, after examination (July 11, 
1921), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four August 24, 
1921; assigned to the Department of State September 8, 1921; to 
Belgrade October 22, 1921; to La Paz March 31, 1924; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; class seven 
September 20, 1924; assigned as Third Secretary at Peking 
November 21, 1925; retired March 1, 1928. 

Barnes, Charles Maurice. — Born in Winchester, Va., Feb- 
ruary 14, 1879; attended Washington and Lee University 1897- 
1899 and 1903-4; George Washington University, A. B. 1910, 
LL. B. 1921, LL. M. 1922; member of the bar of the Supreme 
Court of the District of Columbia and of the Court of Appeals 
of the District of Columbia; teacher in public and private 
schools in Virginia, Alabama, and Tennessee; principal. New 
Hope Graded School, New Hope, Va., 1899-1900; instructor 
in Greek, Latin, and German, Starke's University School, 
Montgomery, Ala., 1900-1903 and 1904-5, and in Clay Hill 
Academy, Millwood, Va., 1905-6; instructor in Latin, English, 
and history, Baylor's University School, Chattanooga, Tenn., 
1907; special agent in the Bureau of Labor, Department of 
Commerce and Labor, 1907-8, and in the United States Immi- 
gration Commission, 1909; clerk in the Bureau of the Census, 
1909-1912; appointed clerk of class three in the Department 
of State January 5, 1912; reappointed August 24, 1912, under 
the provisions of Executive order of August 24, 1912; appointed 
clerk class four June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; special 
assistant, at $2,500, December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 1920; 
drafting officer at $2,500 July 1, 1920; assistant solicitor, at $3,000; 
July 19, 1920; drafting officer at $3,500 December 30, 1922, effec- 
tive January 1, 1923; at $3,800 Julv 1, 1924; at $4,200 I\Iav 1, 
1925; at $4,600 February 1, 1926; at $4,800 November 1, 1927, 
Chief of the Treaty Division April 21, 1928; at $5,000 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $6,500 October 1, 1928. 

Barnes, Maynard B.— Born in Le Roy, Minn., July 28, 1897; 
Qrinnell College (A. B.) appointed Vice Consul at Patras, Greece, 
August 26, 1919; appointed, after examination (June 28, 1920) 
Vice Consul of career of class three. May 25, 1921; assigned to 
Patras, June 11, 1921; to Smyrna, October 18, 1921; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two. May 26, 1922; assigned to 
Constantinople December 6, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class one February 23, 1923; Consul of class seven March 
1, 1923; remained at Constantinople on detail; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; class seven August 8, 
1924; assigned to St. Gall November 17, 1924; to Berlin March 
23, 1925; to the Department, May 17, 1926; class six August 24, 
1927; married. 



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Barnhart, Eva Sylvia.— Born in Washington, D. C; gradu- 
ated from Business High Scliool; attended a preparatory school 
and George Washington University; stenographer for a Con- 
gressman 1912-13; clerk in the Division of Valuation of the 
Interstate Commerce Commission at Boston, Mass., 1914-1917, 
and with the War Trade Board in Washington 1917-1919; em- 
ployed by a New York publishing house 1919-1922; appointed 
a clerk of class one in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, January 2, 1923; at SL-IOO July 1, 1924; at $1,560 
March 1, 1925; resigned, August 31, 1926; appointed as Passport 
Agent in the Passport Bureau of the Department in New York 
at $1,020, September 1, 1926; at $1,680 January 1, 1927; at $1,800 
July 1, 1928. 

Barny , Frederick Sutton.— Born in Baghdad, Iraq, of American 

parents. March 13, 1900; graduated from Kutgers College (Litt. 
B.) 1923; served in Students' Army Training Corps at Rutgers 
College 1918; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at 
Liverpool July 1924; Vice Consul at Dublin March 25, 1927. 

Barringer, George Hannah. — Born in Davidson, N. C, July 
1, 18.S9; attended private school; University of Virginia, 1906-07; 
Columbia University Summer School, 1915; employed as clerk 
by a lumber company in the South and by a fiber company in 
New York City, five years; department manager for shipbuild- 
ing machinery importers, Tokyo, Japan, eleven months; ser- 
geant in the United States Army Quartermaster Corps, 1918; 
second lieutenant, Quartermaster Corps, Officers' Reserve 
Corps, 1919; appointed Vice Consul at Belfast, July 8, 1919; 
at Campbellton April 26, 1924; at St. John's May 28, 1924; at 
Quebec, October 20, 1926. 

Barry, John Robert. — Born in Boston, Mass., December 14, 
1877; attended grammar schools in Lynn, Mass.; studied under 
private tutors two years; attended Tufts Medical College, Bos- 
ton, two months; completed course at a business college; at- 
tended McQill University, Montreal, Canada 1917-1919; em- 
ployed in various capacities in Lynn, Salem, and Boston, Mass.; 
traveling salesman four months; stenographer for a manufac- 
turing concern in Sagamore, Mass., one and one-half years; 
stenographer and clerk in the Bureau of Ordnance, War Depart- 
ment, ten months; in the American Consulate General at Mon- 
treal since August, 1918; appointed Vice Consul at Montreal 
Mav 3, 1919; at Campbellton October IS, 1922; at Montreal 
January 8, 1923. 

Barton, John Louis.— Born in Brown County, Wis., May 28, 
1893; graduated from a business college, and attended college 
one year; employed in a clerical capacity in Chicago, 111., 1916- 
17; clerk in the Navy Department (Departmental Service) 1917- 
1919, and at the United States Naval Training Station, Great 
Lakes, 111. (Field Service), 1919-1922; transferred from the Navy 
Department and appointed a clerk of class three in the Passport 
Bureau of the Department of State in Chicago, under Civil 
Service rules, June 27, 1922; at $1,680 August 1, 1924; assistant 
passport agent at $2,100 October 1, 1925; at $2,200, November 
1, 1926; at $2,300 July 1, 1927; at $2,500 July 1, 1928. 

Bassel, Cornelia Bruen. — Born in Clarksburg, W. Va.; at- 
tended private schools; Wilson College one year; clerk in the 
War Department 1918-19; in the Department of Commerce 
1919-20; in the Post Office Department 1920-1925; transferred 
from the Post Office Department and appointed a clerk at 
$1,560 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules. 
Februarv 28, to be etTective :March 1, 1925; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $1,800 October 1, 1928. 

Bassett, Jane Bartholomew. — Born in New Britain, Conn.; 
educated in the high school at New Britain and business col- 
lege at Hartford, Conn.; stenographer for manufacturing and 
law firms in New Britain and New York City from 1893 to 
1907; appointed clerk in the office of Naval Intelligence, Navy 
Department, under Civil Service rules, October 16. 1907; stenog- 
rapher for Tariff Board October, 1910, to April, 1912; trans- 
ferred to the Department of State and appointed clerk at $900 
March 29, 1912; at $1,000 December 1, 1913; class one May 1, 
1916; class two June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class three 
August 1, 1918; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at .$2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Baum, George M. — Captain, United States Navy; graduated 
from the United States Naval Academy 1904; assigned to duty 
as Naval Attache at Berlin, Copenhagen, Oslo, and Stockholm 
September 24, 1927. 

Baxley, Louise Italia.— Born in Douglasville, Ga.; high school 
graduate; attended business school 1918-19; George Washington 
University 1926-27; stenographer for an electric company 1919-20; 
typist in Bureau of the Census 1920; stenographer for private 



concerns 1922-1924; in War Department 1924-25; in Department 
of Agriculture 1925-1927; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, April 1, 1927; 
at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Bay, Charles Alexander.— Born in Columbus, Ohio, June 7, 
1886; home, St. Paul, Minn.; public-school education; spent 
one year at Ohio State University and five months at the Sor- 
bonne, Paris; employed as stenographer in a railwav office 
1905-1907; city passenger agent 1917-18; with Fuel Adminis- 
tration in Pittsburgh in 1920; served in the United States Army 
March, 1918, to September, 1949, retiring as a first lieutenant; 
appointed, after examination (June 28, 1920), Vice Consul of 
career of class three September 7, 1920; assigned to Dublin 
October 18, 1920; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two 
May 26, 1922; assigned to Casablanca October 12, 1922; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class one February 26, 1923; assigned to 
Port au Prince March 30, 1923; to Tampico May 22, 1924; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924: class 
eight February 24, 1925; Consul March 3, 1925; reassigned to 
Tampico September 14, 1925; assigned to Corinto, May 7, 1926; 
to Tientsin. November 9. 1926; appointed Secretary in the Dip- 
lomatic Service and assigned as Consul and Third Secretary 
at Bangkok November 11, 1927; class seven May 17, 1928. 

Beach, Arthur Eugene.— Born in Washington, D. C, March 
24, 1907; high-school graduate; attended George Washington 
University 1926-1929: employed in the Interstate Commerce 
Comm.ission 1924-25; in the United States Patent Office 1925-1927; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, July 20, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,500 July 1, 192S; at $1,800 January 1, 1929. 

Beach, William Hall.— Born at Concord Wharf, Va., May 20, 
1893; home, Concord Wharf; graduated from high school 1912, 
the University of Virginia {A. B.) 1910, and Harvard Univer- 
sity (A. M.) 1920; took summer courses at the Universities of 
Virginia and Grenoble 1920-21, and Middlebury College 1922-23; 
served in the United States Ambulance Corps June, 1917, to 
April, 1919; instructor in a private school 1919-1924; appointed, 
after examination (June 23, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, October 16, 1924; 
assigned to Bombay November 8, 1924. 

Bean, J. Hubbard. — Born in Shepherdstown, W. Va., Feb- 
ruary 1, 1881; educated in public schools of Washington, D. C; 
telegraph operator; appointed clerk in the Department of State 
at .$900, under Civil Service rules, October 18, 1907; class one 
July 1. 1908; class two October 11, 1910; class three April 22. 
1914; class four June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; special 
agent, at .$2,400, in connection with telegraph and code work, 
Januarv 17, 1919; at $2,160 July 1, 1919; at ,$2,400 July 1. 1924; 
at $2,500 March 1, 1925: at $2,000 November 1, 1927; clerical 
assistant to the delegation to the Sixth International Conference 
of American States, held at Habana January lO-February 20, 
1928; at $2,700 July 1, 192S (Welch Act). 

Beardall, John R. — Commander, United States Navy; as- 
signed to duty as .Assistant Naval Attache at London, Paris, 
Rome, Berlin, and The Hague, March 13, 1926. 

Beaulac, Willard Leon. — Born in Pawtucket, R. I., July 25, 

1899; home, Pawtucket; Georgetown University, B. F. S, 
1921; served in the United States Navy April, 1918, to Sep- 
tember, 1919; clerk. Bureau of Internal Revenue, 1921; ap- 
pointed after examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of 
career of class three October 26, 1921; assigned to Tampico 
December 14, 1921; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two 
February 26, 1923; assigned to Puerto Castilla May 12, 1923; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of class one November 23, 1923; 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class eight 
and Consul, August 8, 1924; assigned to Arica March 9, 1925; 
secretary of the delegation and assistant secretary general of 
the Plebiscitary Commission, Tacna-.'Vrica Arbitration, Feb- 
ruary-June 1926; class seven June 8, 1927; appointed Secretary 
in the Diplomatic Service October 5, 1927; assigned as Third 
Secretary at Port au Prince October 12, 1927; to the Department 
April 13, 1928; as Second Secretary at Managua December 10, 
1928. 

Beaumont, Adam.— Born in England, January 24, 1890; 
home, Methuen, Mass.; father naturalized October 20, 1900 at 
Lawrence, Mass.; attended Boston University 1914-1916, and 
a business college 1916-1918; employed as a clerk ten months 
in 1917-18; clerk in War Department nine months 1918; clerk 
in the Diplomatic Service (Port au Prince) November, 1918. 
to July, 1920; with shopping bureau for Latin Americans July, 
1920, to August, 1921; clerk with public accountants in Boston; 
appointed clerk in the Consulate at Saloniki in April, 1922; 



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Vice Consul at Saloniki August 25, 1922; at Patras September 
11, 1923; at Saloniki September 22, 1923; at Naples December 5, 
1924. 

Bechtold.LeoniceKeegin.— Bornin Washington, D. C.;high- 
school graduate; attended business school; stenographer for a 
furniture store 1922-23; in a real-estate office 1923-1925; ap- 
pointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State under Civil 
Service rules October 16, 1925; at $1,380 March 1, 1927; at $1,440 
November 1, 1927; at $1,500 December 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,080 July 1, 1928. 

Beck, Goldie R.— Born in Delta, Colo.; attended high school, 
1919-1922; business college, 1922-23; bookkeeper, 1923-24; stenog- 
rapher, 1924-25; appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, January 11, 1926; at $1,320, 
November 1, 1926; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,.500 
September 1, 1928. 

Beck, Henry Abraham Winchester.— Born in Indianapolis, 
Ind., January 22, 1903; home, Indianapolis; attended Mercers- 
burg Academy, 1918-1920; Phillips Andover Academy, 1920-21; 
graduated from Harvard University (A. B.), 1925; appointed, 
after examination (January 4, 1926), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified. May 28, 1926; Vice Consul of career, June 15, 1926; 
assigned to Geneva, temporarily, April 22, 1927; to Athens 
June 16, 1927. 

Beck, William Hopkins.— Born in Washington, D. C, Sep- 
tember 8, 1892; high-school graduate; secretary to a Member 
of Congress one year; employed in the Institute of Industrial 
Research three and a half years and with the National Geo- 
graphic Society; served in the United States Army December, 
1917, to January, 1920; detailed for a year with the American 
Peace Mission; appointed a special assistant in the Depart- 
ment of State at $2,500, January 13, 1920; private secretary to 
the Secretary of State at $2,500, June 1, 1920; drafting officer at 
$3,000, November 1, 1920; detailed to accompany the Secretary 
on his mission to South America, November 22, 1920; appointed 
drafting officer at $3,500 July 16, 1923; assistant to the Secretary 
of State, at $3,800, February 1, 1926; at $4,200. February 2, 1926; 
at $4,600, April 1, 1926; at $5,000 February 1, 1927; at $5,200 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act). 

Becker, Clayton S.— Born in Lancaster, Pa., September 29, 
1882; received a high-school education and took course in ste- 
nography and typewriting; telegrapher for the Western Union 
Telegraph Co., the Associated Press, and various business 
Arms, 1905-1915; appointed clerk in the Department of State 
at $900, under Civil Service rules, October 4, 1915; class one 
June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class two December 13, 
1917; class three May 1, 1920; at $1,860 July 1. 1924; at $1,920 
March 1, 1927; at $1,860 August 1, 1927; at ?1,920 August 2, 1927; 
at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Becker, Edmund.— Born in Evansville, Ind., November !• 
1908; high school graduate; attended Research University- 
Washington, D. C, 1926-27; a business college July-August; 
1927; employed as stenographer by Research University 1926-27; 
copy puller, United States Patent Office, six months, 1927. 
appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department of State, undfr 
Civil Service rules, November 7, 1927; at $1,260 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $1,440 July 1, 1928. 

Beckert, Agnes H.— Born in Washington, D. C; high-school 
graduate; attended George Washington University one year; 
stenographer and bookkeeper for corporation 1922-1924; in 
Department of Interior 1924-25; appointed a clerk at $1, 320 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, February 
16, 1925; at $1,380 December 1, 1925; at $1,140 March 1, 1927; at 
$1,500 September 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Beebe, Hoel S. — Born in Vermont March 4, 1851; received 
an academic education; in mercantile business; appointed 
Consular Agent at Lineboro June 1, 1893; Consular Agent at 
Stanstead Junction March 31, 1908; Consular Agent at Beebe 
Junction October 15. 1909. 

Beitz, William Edward. — Born in North Tonawanda, N. Y., 
August 17, 1890; graduated from Cornell University (C. E.) 
and attended Cornell Graduate School three years; instructor 
of structural engineering at Cornell University 1912-1917; 
served in the United States Army August, 1917, to October, 
1921, retiring with the rank of captain; clerk in the American 
Consulate at Hamburg May 1923, to April, 1924; appointed 
Vice Consul at Hamburg April 14, 1924; appointed, after exami- 



nation (January 24, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
also Vice Consul of career and assigned to Hamburg August 3, 
1925; to Berlin June 16, 1928. 

Belin, Ferdinand Lammot. — Born in Scranton, Pa., March 
15, 1881; home Waverly, Pa.; graduated from Yale University 
(Ph. B.) 1901; employed as manager, treasurer, and vice presi- 
dent of several manufacturing concerns 1901-1916; was a coun- 
cilman and a commissioner of Scranton 1909-1914; served as 
private secretary to the American Minister at Peking and as 
an assistant in the Legation at Peking 1917-1919; in the Depart- 
ment of State October-December, 1919; appointed, after exam- 
ination (May 12, 1919), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of 
class four December 20, 1919, and assigned to the Department 
of State; assigned to Constantinople March 10, 1920; to Paris 
May 26, 1921; appointed Secretary of class three March 23, 
1922; assigned to the Department of State August 20, 1923; 
appointed Secretary of class two January 23, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; assigned as First Sec- 
retary at Constantinople, August 1, 192G; at London Januarv 
5, 1928; married. 

Bellinger, Patrick N. L.— Commander, United States Navy; 
graduated from the United States Naval Academy 1907; assigned 
to duty as Assistant Naval Attache at Rome April 24, 1928. 

Belovsky, Sidney Arthur.- Born in New York City August 3, 
1901; public-school education; employed by a typewriter com- 
pany as clerk 1917-18, and by a railroad company 1918-1921; 
clerk in the American Consulate at Prince Rupert March, 1921, 
to September, 1923, and Vancouver September, 1923, to August. 
1924; appointed Vice Consul at Vancouver August 16, 1924; at 
Edmonton, temporarilv, August 10, 1927; at Vancouver October 
17, 1927. 

Bennett, Margaret Vincent. — Born in Augusta, Ga.; educated 
in private schools; appointed a clerk, at $1,200, in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, September 16, 1918; 
at $1,320, November 1, 1919; class two January 1, 1920; class 
three November 5, effective November 1, 1920; cla,'s four April 
1, 1921; at .$2,100 July 1, 1924; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Benningho£f, Harry Merrell. — Born in Chicago, 111., August 
IS, 1904; high school graduate; attended Universitv of Rochester, 
Rochester, N. Y., 1921-1926; clerk in law office 1922-1925; sales- 
man for a .seed company summer of 1925; English teacher in 
Japanese schools 1923-24 and 1925-1927; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate General at Tokyo March 1927; Vice Consul 
at Tokyo June 21, 1927. 

Beuton, James Webb. — Born in Fort Meyer, Va., July 9, 
1892; home, Pen Ryn, Cornwell Heights, Pa.; graduated from 
Cambridge University (A. B.), 1914; six months with British 
Red Cross in 1915 and private secretary to a war relief society in 
New York, six months, J916-17; served as a lieutenant in the 
United States Army October, 1917, to October, 1919, and was 
assistant to the Military Attach^ in Tokyo one year; appointed, 
after examination (October 18, 1920), Secretary of Embassy or 
Legation of class four, November 15, 1920; assigned to Rio de 
Janeiro, January 5, 1921; to Rfontevideo September 29, 1922; 
appointed Secretary of class three January 23, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer of class six July I, 1924; assigned as Second 
Secretary at Caracas July 12, 1924; at Lisbon, January 10, 1925; 
at Warsaw February 7, 1927. 

Berger, David C. — Born in Gretna, Va., July 26, 1S9G; home, 
Gretna; high-school graduate; attended Roanoke College, one 
half year; Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service; 
employed as clerk with several coal companies in West Vir- 
ginia and Kentucky and as a machinist with a locomotive 
company, Richmond, Va.; served in the United States Navy, 
May 9, 1917, to September 5, 1919; employed as clerk in the Civil 
Service Commission, Washington, D. C; appointed, after 
examination (January 19, 1920), a Student Interpreter in China 
May 20, 1920; Vice Consul at Changsha, February 19, 1921; 
returned to Legation at Peking May, 1921; appointed Vice 
Consul and Interpreter at Tientsin October 9, 1922; at Shang- 
hai May 18, 1923; at Tientsin June 13, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1,1924; class eight February 
24, 1925; Consul March 3, 1925; remained at Tientsin on detail; 
assigned to Swatow June 18, 1927; class seven May 17, 1928. 

Bergin, Thomas Daniel. — Born in Staunton, Va., November 4, 
1S93; attended Staunton Military Academy 1908-9; high school 
and business college in Staunton 1909-1912; stenographer and 
law dork in Staunton 1916-1918; served in the United Stales 
Arm.\ 1918-19; private secretary 1919-1923; clerk in the United 



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States Veterans' Bureau 1923; appointed a clerk in the American 
Embassy at Constantinople February 7, 1924; at St. John's, 
Newfoundland, August 16, 1928; Vice Consul at St. John's, 
September 10, 1928. 

Berrey, Nannie Weldon.— Born in Stafford, Va.; grade-school 
education; clerk in a law office 191(5-1918, and in the Zone 
Finance Office, War Department, 1919-20; served as an Army 
Field Clerk, Adjutant General's Office, 1920-21; employed in a 
law office 1921-1923; Income Tax Unit, Treasury Department, 
January-May, 1923, and United States Employees' Compensa- 
tion Commission May-November, 1923; appointed a clerk, 
temporarily, at $900 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, January 10, 1924; permanently April 1, 1924; at 
$1,320 July 1, 1924; at $1,380 March 1, 1927; at $1,440 January 
1, 1928; at $1,560 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 July 1, 1928. 

Berry, Burton Yost.— Born in Fowler, Ind., August 31, 1901; 
home, Fowler; Indiana University, A. B. 1923, M. A. 1925; 
attended Universite de Paris 1926-27; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and 
Vice Consul of career, May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign 
Service School May 21, 1928; to Constantinople August 31, 1928. 

Bertot, Raoul Armando. — Born in Manzanillo, Cuba, Janu- 
ary 9, 1S84; received equivalent of high-school education in 
Cuba; pursued a course in English in England four years; em- 
ployed on sugar plantation and by the city of Manzanillo as 
clerk ten years; assistant to the Consular Agent at Manzanillo 
and later Acting Consular Agent; appointed Consular Agent at 
Manzanillo April 20, 1922. 

Besore, Mildred Elizabeth.— Born in Prince George County, 
Md.; attended high school one year; a business college six 
months; employed as stenographer by various business concerns 
of Washington, D. C; in Ordnance Department 1918-19; War 
Department, Adjutant General's Office 1924-1926; typist 1926- 
27; in Veterans' Bureau 1927; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, September 1, 
1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928; 
at $1,620 January 1, 1929. 

Betts, Paul Courtnay.— Born in Towanda, Pa., July 25, 1884: 
attended public schools and Susquehanna Collegiate Institute; 
in fire-insurance business as salesman and manager 1904-1918; 
traveling auditor with the American Red Cross in Italy 1918-19; 
in Paris as auditor 1919-1922; with Near East Relief in Turkey 
1922-23; appointed clerk in the American Consulate General at 
Paris May 1923; Vice Consul at Paris March 2, 1925; at Calais, 
temporarily, December 8, 1928. 

Bevan, Thomas Horatio. — Born in Baltimore, Md., January 
29, 1887; home, Arlington, Md.; attended Marston's Univer- 
sity School, Baltimore, six years and Johns Hopkins University 
two and one-half years; employed by the United States Geo- 
logical Survey during the summer of 1906; private secretary to 
a United States Senator, 1908-1910; clerk in the American Con- 
sulate at Tampico 1910-1912; appointed, after examination 
(January 31, 1912), Consular Assistant April 24, 1912; Vice and 
Deputy Consul at Tampico June 27, 1912; Vice Consul at Tam- 
pico by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Vice Consul 
at Berne May 3, 1916; Vice Consul at Glasgow January 10, 
1917; Consul of class eight February 19, 1918; remained at 
Glasgow on detail; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 
1919; assigned to Bahia December 1, 1919; appointed Consul 
of class five November 23, 1921; class four March 1, 1923; assigned 
to Montevideo March 30, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class five July 1, 1924; assigned to Hamburg October 
23, 1924; class four February 24, 1925; Consul General May 31, 
1928; assigned to Oslo June 13, 1928; married. 

Beylard, Charles Brashears. — Born in Cannes, France, of 
American parents, September 15, 1888; attended the Public 
College of the city of Nice, France, nine years and a private 
college in Switzerland two years; studied under private tutor 
in London, England; employed in a bank in Nice one year, 
clerk in the American Consulate at Nice five years; appointed 
Vice Consul at Tunis, May 5, 1917; at Bizerta August 29, 1923; 
at Tunis December 5, 1923. 

Biar, Herbert Carlson.— Born in Chicago September 22, 1884; 
home, Indianapolis, Ind.; studied in Stockholm and Lausanne, 
1895-1903; student in George Washington University, 1909-10; 
employed in offices of various concerns in Berlin, Stock- 
holm, London, Chicago, and Indianapolis, 1903-1909; clerk. 
Library of Congress, 1910-11; appointed, after examination 
<June 27, 1910), Consular Assistant July 12, 1911; Vice and 
Deputy Consul at Naples December 5, 1912; Vice Consul at 



Naples by act approved February 5, 1915; at Glasgow June 1, 
1920; at Birmingham May 27, 1921; at Nottingham September 
2, 1922; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; as- 
signed to Oslo March 18, 1926; to Goteborg April 10, 1928. 

Bickers, William Andrew. — Born in Madison County, Va., 
February 29, 1880; home, Culpeper, Va.; graduate of University 
of Virginia (B. A.) and (M. A.), 1901; professor of Latin, Ger- 
man, and English, Jeter Institute, Bedford, Va., 1901-1902; en- 
gaged in farming, 1902-1914; editor of the Culpeper News, 1908- 
1911; appointed, after examination (January 19, 1914), Consul 
at Hobart April 24, 1914; Consul of class nine by act approved 
February 5, 1915; assigned to Adelaide July 5, 1917; on detail at 
the American Consulate at Melbourne for one month from 
November 26, 1917; assigned to Puerto Plata May 25, 1918; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; 
married. 

Biddle, John Henry.— Born in Brooklyn, N. Y., May 26, 1871; 
educated at Fort Lee Military Academy; in mahogany-export- 
ing business in Belize since 1888; appointed Vice and Deputy 
Consul at Belize July 27, 1907; Vice Consul at Belize by act 
approved February 5, 1915. 

Bigelow, Donald F.— Born in St. Paul, Minn., November 10, 
1896; home, St. Paul; attended Princeton University two years; 
L'Ecole dcs Sciences Politiques (Paris) one year; attended the 
School of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1920-21; 
served as first lieutenant in the United States Army, 1918; 
with the American Red Cross in Poland 1918-19; appointed, 
after examination (January 24, 1921), Vice Consul of career of 
class three. May 25, 1921; assigned to Bucharest July 21, 1921; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of class two May 26, 1922; class 
one February 26, 1923; assigned to Paris August 17, 1923; ap- 
pointed Consul of class seven December 19, 1923; remained at 
Paris on detail; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight 
July 1. 1924; class seven August 31, 1925; assigned to the Depart- 
ment March 3, 1927; married. 

Birch, Mary Nedetta.— Born in Falls Church, Va.; was edu- 
cated in the public schools and a business college; served as 
stenographer and clerk in a law office and in several Govern- 
ment departments; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the De- 
partment of State July 28, 1915; permanently at $1,000, under 
Executive order, June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class one, 
temporarily, September 20, 1916; permanently October 10, 1916; 
class two, June 11, 1919; class three November 5. 1921; at $1,860 
Julv 1, 1924; at $1,920 December 1, 1925; at $1,980 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $2,040 July 1, 1928. 

Birkeland, Carl.- — Born in Stavanger, Norway, March 28, 
1886; naturalized in Chicago, 111., June 14, 1916; appointed clerk 
in the American Consulate at Riga, November 1921; in the 
Consulate General at Copenhagen, July 1924; Vice Consul at 
Copenhagen, October 6, 1926. 

Birtley, Thomas B.— Lieutenant (j. g.). United States Navy; 
assigned to duty as language officer at Tokyo July 11, 1927. 

Black, James Ernest. — Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., June 1, 1901; 
home, Pittsburgh; attended Trinity College, 1919-1921; teacher 
in a private school, 1921-1925; councilor for a summer camp and 
in insurance business during three summer vacations; appointed, 
after examination (January 4, 1926), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, May 28, 1926; Vice Consul of career, June 15, 1926; 
assigned to Bremen April 8, 1927; married. 

Blackard, Wade.— Born in Jackson, Tenn., July 16, 1896; 
attended Jackson High School; University of Tennessee, 1914- 
15; Union University, 1915-16; University of Virginia, 1916-17; 
served in the United States Army August, 1917, to May, 1919; 
employed as supercargo, by the United States Shipping Board, 
August 1, 1919, to February 15, 1920; appointed Vice Consul 
at Calgary May 5, 1920; at Singapore June 14, 1921; at Cobh 
December 18, 1924; at Belfast December 1, 1928. 

Blair, Percy Alexander. — Born in St. Louis, Mo., December 
9, 1883; home, Washington, D. C; attended Harvard Univer- 
sity two years; Columbia University, and Beaux Arts School, 
Paris, one year each; engaged in banking and estate manage- 
ment; in the American ambulance service with French Army 
December, 1915, to September, 1916; in the United States 
Army September, 1917, to November, 1919, retiring as major; 
with the Reparations Commission May. 1920, to March, 1921; 
drafting officer. Department of State, May to August, 1921; 
appointed, after exammation (July 11, 1921), Secretary of 
Embassy or Legation of class four August 24, 1921; assigned to 
the Department of State September 1, 1921; to Buenos Aires 



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March 1, 1922; to London April 27, 1923; appointed Secretary 
of class three May 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class six 
and assigned as Second Secretary at London July 1, 1924; at 
Madrid February 17, 1927; class five May 17, 1928; assigned 
to Lima June 7. 1928, but did not proceed to post. 

Blais, Rudolph John. — Born in Cohoes, N. Y., January 10, 
1894; high school graduate; graduated from Albany Law School 
(LL. B.), 1916; admitted to New Yorlj bar; served in the United 
States Army, 1917-1919, retiring with the rank of sergeant; ap- 
pointed clerk in the American Consulate at Havre, July, 1920; 
Vice Consul at Havre, October 21, 1926. 

Blake, Gilson Grant, jr. — Born in Buffalo, N. Y., February 
7, 1893; home, Mt. Washington, Md.; attended Friends School, 
Baltimore, Md.; Swarthmore College (A. B.) 1915; Harvard 
University, February-September, 1919; salesman for a com- 
mercial concern in Philadelphia; ensign in the United States 
Navy, April, 1917, to January 15, 1919; appointed Vice Consul 
at Newcastle, Australia, February 24, 1920; at Adelaide Feb- 
ruary 11, 1921; at Newcastle April 27, 1921; at Melbourne 
December 28, 1921; appointed, after examination (January 24, 
1921), Vice Consul of career of class three September 30, 1922; 
assigned to Ottawa October 14, 1922; appointed Vice Consul 
of career of class two November 23, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Georgetown July 11, 1925; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight, also Consul 
August 31, 1925; assigned to Georgetown September 29, 1925; 
to Geneva October 15, 1927; disbursing officer of the delegation 
to the International Conference on Economic Statistics, held at 
Geneva November 26-December 14, 1928; of the representation 
on the Special Commission for the Preparation of a Draft Con- 
vention on the Manufacture of Arms and Ammunition and 
Implements of War, held at Geneva December 5-7, 1928; married. 

Blake, Maxwell. — Born in Kansas City, Mo., November 15, 
1877; home, Kansas City; educated in public schools, St. John 
Military Academy, Scarett College, Missouri State University, 
and under a private tutor abroad; engaged in ranching and 
subsequently in real estate and bonding business; appointed, 
after examination (January 27, 1906), Consul at Funchal Feb- 
ruary 2, 1906; Consul at Dunfermline December 21, 1907; Consul 
General at Bogota January 11, 1910; Consul General at Tangier 
December 14, 1910; in charge of the American Legation at Tan- 
gier April 4 to 16, 1912, and Charge d'Affaires from September 
2, 1912, to July 20, 1917; American member of International 
Board of Taxe Urbaine, 1911; American representative on the 
International Sanitary Council of Morocco, 1912, and president 
of the Council in 1914 and 1916; American delegate on the In- 
ternationa! Commission of Public Works, 1912; American 
representative on the International Commission of the Cape 
Spartel Lighthouse, 1912; appointed Consul General of class 
five February 22, 1915, to be etTective February 5, 1915; Agent 
and Consul General at Tangier July 20, 1917; attached to the 
American Commission to Negotiate Peace at Paris from Decem- 
ber 31, 1918, to January 28, 1919; Consul General of class two 
February 14, 1922; detailed for duty as Commissioner in Al- 
bania April 27, 1922, directed to proceed to the United States 
November 25, 1922; unassigned from January 5, 1923; directed 
to proceed to Gibraltar to await further assignment February 
15, 1923; detailed to Angora as Delegate to the American High 
Commissioner to Turkey April 25, 1923; assigned to Melbourne 
November 3, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
one July 1, 1924; appointed to act as Diplomatic Agent and 
Consul General at Tangier May 14, 1925; married. 

Blake, Monroe Williams. — Born in St. Paul, Minn., January 
9, 1900; attended Universitv of Alichigan; accountant 1919-1921; 
salesman 1921-1925, 1926-1928; title examiner 1925-26; appointed 
a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules. May 15, 1928; at .$1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Blake, Ralph Joseph. — Born in Portland, Oreg., March 19, 
1907; high school graduate; attended Georgetown University 
School of Foreign Service, 1925-26; clerk for a m.usic company, 
1924-25; in Public Health Service, Washington, D. C, 1925-26; 
apoointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, Mav 18, 1926; at $1,500 Mav 1, 1927; at 
$1,620, July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, i928. 

Blandford, Alice Middleton. — Born in Washington, D. C; 
educated in public schools and Waverly Seminary of Wash- 
ington; appointed clerk. Inspector General's Office, War De- 
partment, July 14, 1898; clerk in Adjutant General's Office 
May 7, 1903; transferred to the Department of State as clerk 
of class one June 11, 1913; appointed clerk class two November 
28, to take elTcct December 19. 1913: class three September 22, 
1914; acting representative in charge of the exhibit of the De- 



partment of State at the Panama-Pacific International Expo- 
sition, San Francisco, February 20 to August 31, 1915; appointed 
clerk of class four March 1. 1919; at .$2,100 July 1, 1924; at $2,300 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,100 October 1, 1928. 

Blessing, Madge Middleton. — Born in New London, Conn.; 
graduate of Oyster Bay (Conn.) Commercial High School, 
1914, and of Pratt Business School, 1916; stenographer 
in high school office; employed in various business houses, 
1916-1918; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,200, in the De- 
partment of State June 12, 1918; clerk at $1,000, under Civil 
Service rules, February 1, 1921; at $1,080 September 1, 1922; 
at $1,140 October 16, 1922; class one December 30, 1922, effective 
January 1, 1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at $1,500 March 1, 1925; 
at $1,560 December 1, 1925; at $1,860 December 1, 1927; at $2,000 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at .$2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Bliss, Burdette B.— Born in Augusta, Mich.. July 23. 1894: at- 
tended Battle Creek High School and Albion College, 1916-1918; 
employed as shoe salesman and store manager four years; served 
in the United States Army, October-December, 1918; Vice 
Consul at Singapore, June 30, 1919-April 15, 1920; appointed 
Vice Consul at Puerto Barrios, March 8, 1923; clerk in the 
American Consulate at Guatemala, 1923; appointed Vice Consul 
at Guatem.ala, March 12, 1924; at Puerto Barrios, April 23, 1924; 
resigned February, 1925; in business in Guatemala, 1925-26; 
appointed Vice Consul at Guatemala, June 9, 1926. 

Bliss, Robert Woods.— Born in St. Louis, Mo., August 5, 1875; 
home. New York City; graduate of Harvard University, 1900; 
served in the office of secretary of Porto Rico, 1900-1901; private 
secretary to governor of Porto Rico, 1901-1903; appointed, after 
examination, Consul at Venice June 18, 1903; Second Secretary 
of the Embassy at Petrograd October 10, 1904; Secretary of the 
Legation at Brussels January 10, 1907; delegate to the inter- 
national conference to consider revision of the arms and ammu- 
nition regulations of the General Act of Brussels of July 2, 
1890, .\pril 8, 1908; Secretary of the Legation at Buenos Aires 
August 4, 1909; Secretary of the Embassy at Paris February 
1, 1912; attended and reported the proceedings of the Inter- 
national Conference for the Consideration of the Question of 
the Relief of Aliens held at Paris in June, 1912; Secretary of 
Embassy or Legation of class one by act approved February 
5, 1915; designated and assigned as Counselor of the Embassy 
at Paris July 17, 1916; detailed temporarily from Paris as 
Charg6 d'AlIaires at The Hague September-November, 1918; 
assigned to the Department of Stale and designated Chief of 
the Division of Western European Affairs April 26, 1920; ap- 
pointed Third Assistant Secretary of State, March 15, 1921; 
designated to have charge of and direct all matters relating to 
ceremonials, protocol, etc., in connection with the Conference 
on the Limitation of Armament September 17, 1921; appointed 
Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Sweden 
January 30, 1923; Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipoten- 
tiary to Argentina February 17, 1927; married. 

Blocker, Vinklor Harwood, jr. — Born in Hondo, Tex., June 8, 
1903; attended high school and business college; bookkeeper 
1923-1925; appointed clerk in the American Consulate General 
at Callao-Lima, March 19, 1926; resigned September 14, 1927; 
reappointed clerk in the American Consulate at Manzanillo 
October 18, 1928; Vice Consul at Manzanillo November 27, 1928. 

Blocker, William P.— Born in Hondo, Tex., September 30, 
1892; home, Hondo; attended the public schools of Hondo eight 
years; teacher in the public schools of Hondo 1910-11; traveling 
salesman 1911-12; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul at 
Ciudad Porfirio Diaz July 18, 1913; Vice Consul at Piedras 
Ncgras February 6, 1915; appointed, after examination (May 
12, 1919), Vice Consul of career of class three September 27, 
1919; assigned to Piedras Negras October 21, 1919; appointed 
Consul of class seven April 5, 1920; assigned to Piedras Negras 
April 14, 1920; appointed Consul of class six November 21, 1921; 
assigned to Quaymas December 17, 1923; appointed Consul of 
class five June 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class six July 
1, 1924; assigned to Mazatlan August 17, 1925; married. 

Blohm, Lee R. — Born in Virginia, 111., January 31, 1886; 
home, Beardstown; attended Beardstown (111.) High School 
four years; University of Illinois four years (A. B.) 1908; teacher 
and superintendent of schools in Illinois and Arizona 1909-1919; 
appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), Consul of class 
eight, August 8, 1919; assigned to Frontera, October 21, 1919; 
appointed Consul of class seven, December 18, 1919; assigned to 
Aguascalientes, October 18, 1921; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight July 1. 1924: assigned to Vancouver January 
30, 1925; class seven May 17, 1928; assigned to Regina December 
19, 1928; married. 



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Boal, Pieire de Lagorde.— Born in France, of American 
parents, September 29, 1895; home, Boalsburg, Pa.; educated 
in public and private schools, and passed entrance examina- 
tions for Harvard University lo 1914; served in the French 
Array, cavalry and air service, January, 1915, to May, 1917; 
captain in the Air Service, United States Army, May, 1917, to 
March, 1919; appointed, after examination (May 26, 1919), 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, December 20, 
1919; assigned to Mexico City, December 27, 1919; to the De- 
partment of State, March 19, 1920; to Belgrade, December 6, 
192C; appointed Secretary of class three March 23, 1922; assigned 
to Warsaw November 13, 1922: appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class six July 1, 1924; assigned as Second Secretary of 
Legation at Berne July 1, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class five August 8, 1924; assigned as Second Secretary 
at Lima September 18, 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class four and assigned as First Secretary at Lima December 
17, 1925; to the Department April 9. 1928; secretary of the Inter- 
national Conference of American States on Conciliation and 
Arbitration held at Washington December 10, 1928-January 5, 
1929; married. 

Boasman, John Nicholas.— Born in New Kent County, Va., 
October 30, 1885; porter in War Department 1917-1921; ap- 
pointed chauffeur in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, June 5, 1924; resigned June 4, 1925; reappointed 
September 3, 1925. 

Boernstein, Ralph Augustus. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
February 13, 1893; home, Washington, D. C; business high 
school graduate and took courses in a private school and with 
a tutor; stenographer in a private company and to a Member 
of Congress 1914-1917; appoiuted Vice Consul at Fiume, Feb- 
ruary 10, 1917; "Vice Consul at Christiania June 11, 1917; at 
Port au Prince November 5, 1919; at Barbados August 20, 1920; 
at Rome March 5, 1921; appointed, after examination (June 25, 
1923), Vice Consul of career of class three October 6, 1923; as» 
signed to Rome October 12, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to the Department, 
December 14, 1926; to ]Malmo February 17, 1927; class eight, 
Consul, and assigned to Malmo IMay 17, 1928; married. 

Hoggs, Samuel Whittemore.— Born in Coolidge, Kans., 
March 3, 18S9; graduated from Berea College (B. L.) 1909; at- 
tended Yale University 1912-13; graduated from Columbia 
University (A. M.) 1924; Fellow of Royal Geographical Society 
of London; .secretary to a college president 1909-1912; employed 
in a secretarial capacitv 1914-1919; engaged in geographic 
research and map compilation for various concerns 1919-1924; 
appointed geographer at .'$3,800 in the Department of State Oc- 
tober 1, 1924; member of the LTnited States Geographic Board 
November 18, 1924; Assistant Chief of the Division of Publica- 
tions July 30, 1925; member of the Immigration Quota Com- 
mittee since January 1926; at $4,000 February 1, 1926; member of 
the Federal Board of Surveys and Maps December 15, 1926; 
chairman of the executive committee of the Geographic Board 
and of the committee on foreign geographical names since 1927; 
at $4,200 November 1, 1927; chairman of the committee of the 
Board of Surveys and Maps of the International Map of the 
World since February 14, 1928; at .$4,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act): delegate to the International Geographic Congress, held 
at Cambridge, England, July 17-25, 1928. 

Bohan, Merwin L.— Born in Chicago, IlL, January 21, 1899; 
educated at the American Grammar School, Mexico City, 
Mexico, and Dallas High School, Dallas, Tex.; with commercial 
section of the American Consulate General and the American 
Embassy at Mexico City, 1919-20; assistant manager of a rubber 
company, 1920-1922; advertising manager for a Chamber of 
Commerce, 1922-1925; publicity manager and foreign trade 
secretary, 1925-1927; an editor 1926; manager. Cooperative Office, 
Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, at Dallas, Tex., 
1926; appointed Trade Commissioner at Habana January 16, 
1927: Assistant Commercial Attache May 10, 1927; Commercial 
Attache at Guatemala June 22, 1928; also at Tegucigalpa and 
San Salvador October 5, 1928. 

Bofane, Frederick Albert. — Born in Toronto, Canada, of 
American parents, December 6, 1898; attended grade school 
1905-1914, and Parkdale Collegiate Institute 1914-1917; em- 
ployed as clerk by two concerns in Toronto 1917-18; clerk in 
the American Consulate at Toronto, January 16, 1920, to No- 
vember 5, 1922; appointed Vice Consul at Toronto November 
7, 1922. 

Bohr, Frank.— Born in Wethena, Kans., October 5, 1877; 
home, Edna, Kans.; graduate of the public schools, of the Kan- 
sas State Normal School, 1904, and of the University of Michi- 



gan (A. B.), 1907; taught school and farmed four years; ap- 
pointed, after examination (.\pril 7, 1908), Consular Assistant 
June 24, 1908; Deputy Consul General at Berlin March 16, 1911; 
Vice and Deputy Consul General at Santo Domingo August 

28, 1911; Vice and Deputv Consul General at Zurich August 

29, 1913; Vice Consul at Zurich February 6. 1915; detailed to 
the Department of State October 5, 1918; appointed Consul of 
class eight October 24, 1918; assigned to Cienfuegos May 10, 
1919; appointed Consul of class seven September 5, 1919; class 
six June 4, 1920; Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 
1924; assigned to Mexicali August 17, 1925; married. 

Bolds, Harry H.— Born in Spangle, Wash., August 4, 1894; 
educated in public schools and business college; bookkeeper 
and stenographer in Spokane and Portland 1914-1918; ap- 
pointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,200 in the Department of 
State, April 18, 1919; at $1,320, January 1, 1920; clerk of class 
two, under Civil Service rules, August 14, 1920; appointed 
Assistant Passport Agent in the Passport Bureau of the De- 
partment of State in Chicago at .$2,000 June 18, effective July 
1, 1921; Passport Agent in the Passport Bureau of the Depart- 
ment of State in Boston at $2,7.=0 July 1. 1925; at $3,000, Novem- 
ber 1, 19:6; at $3,100 Julv 1. 1927; at $3,200, January 1, 1928; at 
$3,300 May 1, 1928; at $3,.500 July 1, 1928. 

Bonbright, James Cowles Hart. — Born in Rochester, N. Y., 
January 19, 1903; heme, Rochester; graduated from Harvard 
University (A. B.) 1925; appointed, after examination (Feb- 
ruary 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice 
Consul of career, July 9, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service 
School September 29, 1927; to Canton June 13, 1928. 

Bonnet, Ellis A.— Born in Eagle Pass, Tex., January 13, 1900; 
home. Eagle Pass; graduated from high school, 1916; University 
of Texas (A. B.) 1920; post-office clerk two months; teller in 
brokerage house one year; appointed Vice Consul at Piedras 
Negras, October 31, 1921; at Torreon September 20, 1923; at 
Piedras Negras October 18, 1923; at Torreon December 21, 
1923; at Piedras Negras February 25, 1924; appointed, after, 
examination (June 23, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied, also Vice Consul of career. (Jctober 16, 1924; assigned to 
Piedras Negras, October 21, 1924; to Belize March 19, 1925; to 
Durango September 17, 1927; married. 

Booker, Burnett.- Born in King William, Va., July 2, 1870; 
attended public schools; employed as butler in pu-ivate family 
1889-1919, and as an assistant messenger in the War Depart- 
ment 1918-1922; transferred to the Department of State and 
appointed an a.ssistant messenger, under Civil Service rules. 
May 1, 1922. 

Bopp, Jennie Cook. — Born in Perry, N. Y.; educated in 
public schools of Lacon, 111.; clerk in United States federal 
clerk's office. Council Bluffs, Iowa, 1885-1892; appointed clerk 
in the Department of State at $900 July 2, 1906, under the pro- 
visions of legislative act approved June 22, 1906; at $1,000 Octo- 
ber 5, 1907; class one July 1, 1908; class two June 22, to be effec- 
tive July 1, 1916; class three December 31, 1920. effective Jan- 
uarv 1, 1921; at $1,860 Julv 1. 1924; at $1,920 March 1, 1925; at 
$1,980 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Boragino, Angelo. — Born in Italy May 30, 1864; naturalized 
in San Francisco February 7, 1898; educated in Genoa common 
school, and at technical school; bookkeeper and purser, 1889- 
1900; clerk in Genoa Consulate since 1900; appointed Deputy 
Consul at Genoa August 9, 1901; Vice and Deputy Consul 
General October 6, 1908; Deputy Consul General May 10, 1909; 
Vice Consul at Genoa February 16, 1915. 

Borjes, Clara Louise. — Born in Norfolk, Va.: high school 

graduate; attended George WashingtoH University; employed 
as a stenographer in business houses 1909-1914; clerk in the 
Department of Agriculture August 1, 1914, to August 31, 1920; 
transferred to the Department of State and appointed a clerk 
of class one, under Civil Service rules, September 1, 1920; class 
two February 1, 1924; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 
1925; at $1,860 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,920 July 1, 1928; 
at .$2,000 October 1, 1928. 

Bouchal, John Louis. — Born in Wilber, Nebr., August 28, 1888; 
home, Wilber; attended the public schools of Nebraska; gradu- 
ated from the Nebraska School of Business and from the Uni- 
versity of Nebraska (LL. B.) 1912; teacher in Nebraska four 
years; clerk in the American Consulate at Prague July-August, 
1912; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul at Prague August 29, 
1912; Vice Consul at Prague by act approved February 5, 1915; 
appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,000 in the Department of 
State July 2, 1917; at $1,200 March 1, 1918; at $1,400 August 15, 



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1918; at $1,600 March 1, 1919; Vice Consul at Prague March 15, 
1919; appointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice Consul 
of career of class three, October 9, 1919; assigned to Prague 
October 22, 1919; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two 
May 24, 1920; class one November 17, 1921; Consul of class seven 
June 22, 1922; remained at Prague on detail; assigned to Port 
Said November 22, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class eight July 1, 1924; class seven August 8, 1924; married. 

Boucher, Hiram A. — Born in Eureka, S. Dak., December 14, 
1896; home, Minneapolis, Minn.; attended the University of 
Minnesota 1914-15; George Washington University Law School 
1915-16, (commerce) half year 1919; Northwestern College of 
Law one-half year 1916-17; secretary to a Member of Congress 
1916-16; abstract clerk for commercial firm 1916-17; served in 
the United States Army June, 1917, to March, 1919; clerk of 
House Subcommittee on War Expenditures, May, 1919, to 
June, 1920; appointed, after examination (January 24, 1921), 
Vice Consul of career of class three May 25, 1921; assigned to 
Barcelona June 11, 1921; to Bilbao July 13, 1922; to Barcelona 
August 3, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two 
February 26, 1923; class one November 23, 1923; Consul of class 
seven June 3, 1924; remained at Barcelona on detail; detailed 
to Belfast June 18, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class eight July 1, 1924; detailed to Dublin August 4, 1924; class 
seven June 8, 1927; assigned to Cobh, November 1, 1927; married. 

Bourinot, John Joseph. — British subject; born in Port Hawkes- 
bury. Nova Scotia, December 8, 1888; graduated from Mount 
Allison Academy (Sackville, New Brunswick), and attended 
Mount Allison University two years; clerk in a railroad office 
1913, and engaged in business 1914-15; served in the Canadian 
Army 1915-1918; employed by a steel company 1919-20, and 
clerk in a general merchandise store 1921-22; acting Consular 
Agent at Port Hawkesbury, June, 1922, to May, 1923; appointed 
Consular Agent at Port Hawkesbury May 14, 1923. 

Bourke, Constance Eloise. — Born in Savannah, Ga.; edu- 
cated in public and normal schools; employed in department 
store as stock clerk, 191.^-1918; appointed a printer's assistant 
at $600 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
April 6, 1921; at $1,020 July 1, 1924. 

Bowcock, James M. — Born in Clarksburg, W. Va., November 
9, 1884; educated in United States, Germany, France, and Italy; 
clerk in Hanover Consulate, 1907; appointed Vice and Deputy 
Consul at Hanover March 31, 1908; clerk in the I^egation at Ma- 
drid February 9, 1911; Vice and Deputy Consul at Berne July 
22, 1914; Vice Consul at Berne by act approved February 5, 
1915; Vice Consul at Leghorn May 18, 1915; at Cairo January 17, 
1916; at Rome, October 28, 1916; at Munich, January 7, 1924; at 
Turin, October 13, 1924; at Munich, April 16, 1925. 

Bowen, Arthur Llewellyn. — BritLsh subject; born in Swansea, 
Wales, July 3, 1885; educated in schools in England, Argentina 
and Brazil; cable operator in London 1898-1910, and clerk in 
Rio de Janeiro 1910-11; branch manager of an oil company at 
Rio Grande, Brazil, 1911-1921; agent for an oil company in Rio 
Grande, 1921-22, and engaged in private business 1922-23; 
served as Acting American Consular Agent at Rio Grande in 
1918 and in 1923; appointed Consular Agent at Rio Grande De- 
cember 18, 1923. 

Bower, Roy E. B.— Born in Philadelphia, Pa., June 9, 1894; 
home, California; attended high school in Spokane, Wash.; 
University of California (A. B.) 1917; University of Montpellier 
(France) several months, 1919; served in the United States 
Army June, 1917, to August, 1919; research assistant with the 
Intcrchurch World Movement August, 1919, to July, 1920; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul at Southampton, February 17. 1921; ap- 
pointed, after examination (June 28, 1922), Foreign Service Of- 
ficer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career February 5, 1927; 
assigned to Southampton February 14, 1927. 

Bowerman, Paul.— Born in Muskegon, Mich., September 16, 
1898; home, Detroit, Mich.; attended Detroit Central High 
School 1912-1916, and graduated from Dartmouth College 
(A. B.) 1920; served in the United States Army September 16, 
1918, to December 21, 1918, retiring with the rank of second 
lieutenant; instructor in Robert College, Constantinople, 1920- 
21; contributed travel sketches and general articles to maga- 
zines, 1921-22; appointed, after examination (January 15, 1923), 
a Consular Assistant February 26, 1923; appointed Vice Consul 
at Berlin April 27, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
July 1, 1924; assigned as Vice Consul at Ottawa August 18, 1927; 
class eight. Consul, and assigned to Ottawa May 17, 1928: 
married. 



Bowers, Blanche.— Born in Lapeer, Mich.; graduated from 
the Coldwater (Mich.) High School 1894, and from the Ypsilanti 
State Normal School 1896; pursued courses in languages and 
literature in Paris, Florence, and Barcelona, three years; clerk 
in the Department of Commerce 1918-1922; transferred to the 
Department of State and appointed a clerk of class one, under 
Civil Service rules, November 1, 1922; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at 
$1,560 November 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Bowie, Audrey A. — Born in Orleans, Va.; high school and 
business college education; typist in Post Office Department 
six months 1925; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, April 4, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Bowman, Howard Arthur. — Born in Clyde, N. Y., January 

11, 1894; home, Clyde; graduated from University of Pennsyl- 
vania (B. S.) 1917; employed as a bank clerk in 1913 and time- 
keeper's clerk in a factory during vacations; in the Army Am- 
bulance Service in Europe June, 1917, to April, 1919; appointed, 
after examination (May 12, 1919), Consular Assistant, Septem- 
ber 15, 1919; Vice Consul at Danzig, January 29, 1921; Vice 
Consul of career of class three, November 17, 1921, and assigned 
to Danzig; assigned to Saloniki November 19, 1923; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two May 10, 1924; Foreign Service 
Officer unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Trieste October 6, 
1924; married. 

Bowman, Kimberly. — Born in Buffalo, N. Y., November 10. 
1898; attended Amherst College and Cornell University; George 
Washington University, A. B. 1927; assistant observer in 
meteorology. Weather Bureau, Ithaca, N. Y., 1924-1926; assist- 
ant. Legislative Reference Service, Library of Congress, 
January-March 1928; appointed a clerk at $1,500 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, April 2, 1928; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,000 July 1, 1928. 

Bowman, Thomas De Witt. — Born in Pacific, Mo., March 14, 
1886; home, Smithville, Mo.; attended the public schools of 
Missouri seven years; Marvin Collegiate Institute, Frederick- 
town, Mo., two years, and William Jewell College, Liberty, 
Mo., three years (A. B.); printer, two years; newspaper pub- 
lisher, three years; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul at 
Nogales December 21, 1911; appointed, after examination 
(January 19, 1914), Consul at Fernie December 29, 1914; Con- 
sul of class nine by act approved February 5, 1915; assigned to 
Frontera December 27, 1915; appointed Consul of class eight 
September 14, 1917; class six September 5, 1919; assigned to 
Monterrey October 1, 1919; appointed Consul of class five June 
4, 1920; class four November 23, 1921; detailed to Mexico City 
July 18, 1922; appointed Consul of class three March 1, 1923; 
Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer 
of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to Budapest as Consul June 
6, 1925, as Consul General July 8, 1926; Consul General in 
charge at Belfast, November 16, 1926; married. 

Boyce, Richard Fyfe.— Born in Lansing, Mich., March 24, 
1896; home, Lansing; graduated from Harvard University 
(A. B.) 1918; served with the Canadian expeditionary forces 
May, )9]8-Julv, 1919; appointed, after examination (January 
19, 1920), Vice Consul of career of class three, May 24, 1920; as- 
signed to Kingston, Jamaica, August 2, 1920; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two, November 17, 1921; assigned to 
Nassau March 24, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of career of class 
one May 26, 1922; Consul of class seven March 1, 1923; remained 
at Nassau on detail; detailed to the Department of State March 
26, 1924; appointed Consul of class six June 3, 1924; assigned to 
Hamilton, Ontario, June 23, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; class six September 29, 1927; 
assigned to Nuevo Laredo June 29, 1928; married. 

Boyle, Lewis Vincell.— Born in Obion, Tenn., August 31, 
1886; graduate of Stanford University (A. B.) 1909, (A. M.) 
1910; Harvard Graduate School of Administrative Business 
(M. B. A.) 1917; emploved as a statistical expert, California 
State Board of Health, 1911-1915; served in the United States 
Army 1917-1919; commissioned lieutenant August, 1917, and 
captain November, 1918; appointed, after examination (May 

12, 1919), Consul of class seven, September 5, 1919; detailed to 
Havre, November 4, 1019; assigned to Durban, November 19, 
1920; on detail at I^ourenfo Marques July 10-19, 1922; assigned 
to Tahiti September 21, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class eight July 1, 1924; class seven September 29, 1927; married. 

Boyle, Walter Fabien.— Born in Augusta, Ga., December 14, 
1875; home, Atlanta; educated in the public schools of Georgia; 
clerk in post ollice six months; railway postal clerk seven years, 
volunteer soldier in Spanish-American War; postmaster, Phil- 



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ippine service, three years; clerk in the Post Office Department, 
1907-1914; appointed, after examination (January 19, 1914), 
Consul at Ceiba April 24, 1914; Consul of class nine by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; Consul of class eight September 17, 
1915, and assigned to Puerto Cortes; assigned to Mexicali April 
15, 1918; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class 
five June 4, 1920; detailed to San Luis Potosf February 7, 1922; 
assigned to San Luis Potosi October 2, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; class five February 24, 
1925; assigned to Auckland March 19, 1925; married. 

Bradford, Leonard G.— Born in Calumet, Mich., Apr 15, 1894; 
attended Tufts College; Oxford University, England, two and 
one-half years; graduated from the University of Paris, France 
(LL. B.), 1923; served in the United States Army 1917-1919, 
retiring with the rank of second lieutenant; appointed clerk in 
the American Legation at Prague July, 1921; Vice Consul at 
Prague September 20, 1921; resigned October, 1922; reappointed 
clerk in the American Consulate General at Paris March, 1923; 
appointed Vice Consul at Paris July 21, 1925; at Havre Decem- 
ber 29, 1925; at Goteborg October 21, 1926; at Eome March 13, 
1928. 

Bradford, Robert Ranson. — Born in Omaha, Nebr., Sep- 
tember 6, 1885; home, South Omaha; received his early educa- 
tion in public and private schools of Omaha, Dresden, and 
Andover, and graduated from Harvard University (A. B.) 
1907; engaged in lumber business in South Omaha, 1907-1913; 
appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), Consul of class 
eight, September 14, 1917; detailed to Havre November 3, 
1917; assigned to Catania July 26, 1918: appointed Consul of 
class six September 5, 1,919; assigned to Casablanca December 
27, 1921; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 
1, 1924; detailed to Rio do Janeiro August 11, 1924; class six, 
October 20, 1926; assigned to Iquique March 3, 1928. 

Bradshaw, Charlotte. — Born in Washington, D. C; gradu- 
ated from high school; employed in private concern 1913-1918, 
and in Government Departments, 1918-1924; transferred from 
Rent Commission and appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, December 1, 1924; at 
$1,380 December 1, 1925; at $1,500, February 16, 1926; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Brady, Austin Cogan.— Born in Topeka, Kans., May 8, 1877; 
home, Santa Fe, N. Mex.; attended public schools and took 
special instruction preparatory to entering Washburn College; 
reporter on newspapers in Topeka and Kansas City six years; 
managing editor of newspaper in Monterrey, Mexico, one and 
one-half years; part owner and later owner of newspaper, 
owner of paper and printing concern, correspondent of the 
Associated Press and American Publications, Guadalajara, 
Mexico, eleven years; in the editorial department of newspaper 
in Santa Fe, N. Mex., 1917; appointed Vice' Consul at Man- 
zanillo November 26, 1917; appointed after examination (June 
18, 1917), Consul of class eight February 18, 1918; assigned to 
Manzanillo March 6, 1918; detailed to Department of State, 
August 31, 1918; assigned to Punta Arenas, Chile, March 15, 
1919; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; detailed 
to Saltillo July 27, 1923; assigned to Saltillo October 2, 1923; 
unassigned from January 1, 1924; assigned to Malaga February 
4, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 
1, 1924; class six February 24, 1925; married. 

Bramwell, Kathryn Genevieve.— Born in Bethlehem, Pa.; 
high-school graduate; stenographer and typist 1925-1928; 
appointed a clerk at -f 1,440 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, September 1, 1928. 

Brand, Norton Franklin.— Born in Faribault, Minn., May 5, 
1869; home, Grandin, N. Dak.; high-school graduate; at- 
tended a divinity school for two and one-half years and is a 
graduate (LL. B.), 1896, of University of Minnesota; practiced 
law in Minnesota six years; chief inspector Forestry Service 
two years, and editor of Official Gazette in the Philippines four 
years; field manager for a nursery company in Alberta four 
years; law editor in St. Paul and Chicago, 1911-1916; served as 
a pastor in Roosevelt, Minn., two years; appointed, after 
examination (June 18, 1917), Consul of class eight, September 
14, 1917; assigned to Salina Cruz November 5, 1917; to Fernie 
August 31, 1918; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied, July 1, 1924, married. 

Brandt, George Louis. — Born in Washington, D. C, Sep- 
tember 23, 1892; home, Washington; attended Washington 
graded schools eight years; Business High School two years; 
studied under private tutors and at George Washington Uni- 
versity; stock clerk in a clothing house in Washington; stenog- 



rapher to the commandant of the Washington Navy Yard, 
1907-1915; appointed, after examination (January 25, 1915), 
Student Interpreter in Turkey March 24, 1915; on duty at 
Cairo March 13, 1916 to 1919; appointed a Consular Assistant 
March 23, 1919, and detailed to the Department of State; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul of career of class three, December 31, 
1919, and assigned to Alexandria; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class two May 24, 1920; class one November 17, 1921; 
Consul of class seven June 22, 1922; detailed to Messina Septem- 
ber 5, 1922; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight 
July 1, 1924; class seven .\ugust 8, 1924; assigned to the Depart- 
ment October 29, 1924; Assistant Chief of the Visa Office, De- 
cember 1, 1924; Chief, June 1, 1927; class six June 30, 1927; assigned 
to Beirut June 20, 1928; married. 

Brasse, Arthur Henry.- Born in Strongsville, Ohio, August 
11, 1892; attended high school and business college; took corre- 
spondence course in accountancy; employed in a post office 
1910-1912; in Government departments 1914-1928; salesman, 
F'ebruary-November 1928; appointed a junior administrative 
assistant at .$2,600 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, November 20, 1928. 

Brauner, John Joseph. — Born in Strasburg, Germany, Febru- 
ary 22, 1898; acquired American citizenship by virtue of mother's 
marriage to an American citizen while he was a minor; attended 
St. Joseph's Academy, Brasher Falls, N. Y., 1913-1916; Brashei 
and Stockholm Teacher's School, Winthrop, N. Y., 1916-17; 
served in the Student Army Training Corps, Clarkson College, 
Potsdam, N. Y.. August-December, 1919; graduated from 
Western College, Gunnison, Colo. (B. Ped.), 1922; attended 
Georgetown School of Foreign Service 1923-1925; principal of 
city school at Winthrop, N. Y., 1917-1919; clerk in Navy De- 
partment 1924-25; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, February 10, 1925; at 
$1,680 November 16, 1925; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,860 July 1, 1928. 

Breen, Mary Agnes. — Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
private and public schools and is a graduate of Notre Dame 
Academy; employed in a real-estate office and a law office for 
nearly two years; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the De- 
partment of State, February 19, 1915; permanently at $1,000, 
under Executive order, June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; 
class one, December 1, 1917; class two, November 5, 1921; at 
$1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 1925; at $1,800 December 

I, 1925; at $1,860 Mav 1, 1927; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at .$2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Brennan, Earl. — Born in Westmoreland, N. H., November 

II, 1899; graduated from National University Law School, 
Washington, D. C. (LL. B.), 1920, (LL. M.), (M. P. L.), 1921; 
admitted (after examination) to the Bar of the Supreme Court 
of New Hampshire June 29, 1921; assistant secretary, Keene (N. 
H.) Chamber of Commerce 1917-18; clerk in the War Depart- 
ment 1918-1921; clerk in the Consulate at Florence 1921-22; 
appointed Vice Consul at Florence .\pril 29, 1922; at Stettin 
Julv 17, 1924; at Goteborg Februarv 28. 1925; at Rome Septem- 
ber 24, 1925; at Goteborg March 13, 1928, but did not proceed 
to post; at St. Stephen August 9, 1928. 

Brent, Joseph Lancaster.— Born in Baltimore, Md., June 30, 
1903; home, Ruxton, Md.; graduated from Princeton University 
(A. B.) 1925; clerk in the American Consulate at Sault Ste. 
Marie September 1926; appointed after examination (January 4, 
1926), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of 
career, February 5, 1927; assigned to Sault Ste. Marie, Feb- 
ruary 14, 1927; to the Foreign Service School October 6, 1927; 
to Cairo July 10, 1928; married. 

Bresnahan, Nellie. — Born in Washington, D. C; educated 
in private schools and a business college; employed in various 
private and Government offices ten and a half years; appointed 
a temporary clerk at $1,200 in the Department of State, April 5, 
1919; clerk, at $1,000, under Civil Service rules, November 1, 
1920; at $1,260 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,320 November 16, 1925; at $1,380 
March 1. 1927; at $1,500 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,560 
July 1, 1928. 

Brett, Homer. — Born in Scooba, Miss., September 1, 1877; 
home. Meridian, Miss.; educated at public and private schools 
and at the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Mississippi; 
served in the First Mississippi Volunteer Infantry during the 
Spanish-American War; in the United States postal service 
ten years, and the postal service of the Isthmian Canal Com- 
mission 1907-1911; appointed, after examination (June 27, 
1910), Consul at Maskat August 19, 1911; Consul at Tenerifle 
September 18, 1913; Consul of class eight by act approved Feb- 



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ruary 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class seven March 2, 1915, 
and assigned to La Guaira; resigned June 3, 1919; appointed 
Consular Agent at Caracas October 21, 1919; resigned March 
31, 1920; reinstated as Consul of class seven May 18, 1920,- de- 
tailed to Department of State May 25, 1920; assigned to Tacna 
July 1, 1920; to Arica October 9, 1920; to Iquique June 14, 1921; 
appointed Consul of class six November 21, 1921; class five 
March 1, 1923; assigned to Bahia March 30, 1923; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1. 1924; class five Feb- 
ruary 24, 1925; assigned to Nottingham February 20, 1926; 
to Bristol, temporarily, July 7, 1928; to Milan September 5, 
1928; married. 

Bridge, Henry Poynton. — Born in Wanganui, New Zealand, 
December 22, 1874; attended Wanganui Boys' School; held 
various executive positions in New Zealand nineteen years; 
public accountant, auditor and trade assignee fourteen years; 
appointed Consular Agent at Christchurch April 5, 1921; 
resigned March 7, 1927; reappointed Consular Agent at Christ- 
church March 31, 1928. 

Briggs, Ellis Ormsbee. — Born in Watertown, Mass., Decem- 
ber 1, 1899; home, New York City; graduated from Dartmouth 
College (A. B.) 1921; newspaper correspondent 1919-20; teacher 
of geography and English in Robert College, Constantinople, 
1921-1923; independent contributor to various magazines 1923- 
1925; special representative of a magazine 1924-25; appointed, 
after e.xamination (July 6, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclas- 
sified, September 11, 1925; Vice Consul of career May 20, 1926; 
assigned to Callao-Lima, May 25, 1926; appointed Secretary 
in the Diplomatic Service May 17, 1928; assigned as Third 
Secretary at Lima May 28, 1928; married. 

Briggs, Lawrence Palmer. — Born in Manton, Mich., October 
17, 1880; home, Manton; graduate of University of Michigan 
(A. B.), 1905, University of Chicago (A. M.), 1908; superin- 
tendent of public schools at Grand Marais and St. Ignace, 
Mich., 1900-1903; instructor in history and government at 
Muskegon, Mich., 1905-06, and Seattle, Wash., 1908-1910; 
teaching fellow, University of California, 1910-11, and a traveling 
fellow of that university in Europe, 1911-12; instructor Penn- 
sylvania State College, 1912-1914; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 19, 1914), Consul at Saigon April 27, 1914; Consul 
of class nine by act approved February 5, 1916; appointed Con- 
sul of class eight April 16, 1917; assigned to Rangoon April 
21, 1917; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; as- 
signed to Riviere du Loup August 10, 1920; to Nuevitas March 
6, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 
1, 1924. 

Brist, George Louis.— Born in Hill Settlement, Wis., June 
29, 1878; attended public school, business college, and law 
school; employed as manager of a general merchandise store; 
appointed map distributor in Weather Bureau, Department 
of Agriculture, July 1, 1896; laborer. Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, March 2, 1897; clerk at $900 November 1, 
1899; class one October 11, 1901; class two June 15, 1904; class 
three March 4, 1907; class four November 2, 1908; Special As- 
sistant, at $2,000, December 31, 1919, efi'ective January 1, 1920; 
assigned as Acting Chief, Division of Passport Control June 9, 
1920; appointed a drafting officer at $2,500, March 1, 1921; at 
$3,000, June 17, effective July 1, 1921; designated Acting Chief 
of the Division of Passport Control August 17, 1922; Chief, 
November 1, 1922; at $3,300 July 1, 1924; appointed Vice Consul 
at St. Stephen, N. B., October 28, 1925. 

Britton, Alice H. — Born in New London, Conn.; attended 
Williams Memorial Institute 1917-1921; a business college 
1921-1923; stenographer and billing clerk for a construction 
company 1921-1924; stenographer in Treasury Department 
January-July, 1925; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, July 20, 1925; at $1,380 
March 1, 1927; at $1,440 November 1, 1927; at $1,500 December 1, 
1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928 

Bronson, Edith Vernita.— Born in Reinbeck, Iowa; high school 
and business college graduate; employed by private firm 1924-25; 
clerk in Bureau of Internal Revenue 1926-27; appointed a clerk 
at $1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
April 1, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 JulyL 
1928. 

Brooks, Clarence C— Born in West Hoboken, N. J., October2, 
1894; pubhc school education; attended University of Florida and 
Georgetown School of Foreign Service; connected with Cuban 
Government as Assistant Chief of the Bureau of Information, 
Department of Agriculture; served as lieutenant in the United 
States Army, July 1917-July 1920; affiliated with company as 



foreign traveler and traveling sales manager, covering Central 
America and the west coast of South America; entered the service 
of the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, September, 
1921; Assistant Trade Commissioner at Buenos Aires, July 1, 
1922; at Santiago, Chile, December 1923; Commercial Attach'^ 
at Montevideo, April 28, 1927 

Brooks, Russell Mott.— Born in Salem, Oreg., August 23, 
1890; home, Salem; graduated from Salem High School; at- 
tended Oregon Agricultural College, one-half year; University 
of Oregon, two years; graduated from Willamette College of 
Law, (LL. B.); employed in paving and road construction in 
Sacramento, Calif., and Silverton, 1911-1914; employed by the 
OregOH State Fair, Salem, 1915-16; n)ember of the Oregon 
National Guard 1917-18; sergeant of Infantry of the Intelligence 
Police Corps, United States Army, 19J8-19; appointed Vice 
Consul at Rotterdam, July 9, 1919; Vice Consul at Newcastle- 
on-Tyne, December 24, 1920; appointed, after examination 
(January 19, 1920), Vice Consul of career of class three May 
26, 1922; assigned to Newcastle-on-Tyne June 23, 1922; to 
Dresden September 7, 1922; to Belfast April 19, 1924; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two May 10, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class eight, also Consul, 
and assigned to Belfast August 24, 1927; married. 

Brown, Charles C. — First lieutenant, United States Marine 
Corps; assigned to duty as Language Officer at Peking July 16, 
1928. 

Brown, Harold Rutherford. — Born in Roxbury, Mass., July 4, 
1899; graduated from Tufts College (B. S.), 1923; served in the 
United States Navy, 1918-19; representative for a publishing 
company during summers, 1922-23; traveled around world, 
1923-24; appointed a clerk in the American Consulate General 
at Buenos Aires, March, 1925; Vice Consul at Buenos Aires, 
February 24, 1926; at Georgetow*n November 8, 1927 

Brown, James Elwyn, jr. — Born in Sewickley, Pa., April 6, 
1902; home, Sewickley; Yale University, A. B. 1925; Ecole des 
Sciences Politiques, Paris, 1925-1927; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and 
Vice Consul of career. May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign 
Service School May 24, 1928; to Mexico City October 10, 1928. 

Brown, Robert West.— Born in Lynchburg, Va., September 
14, 1881; attended public schools; general helper in tea stora 
1897-1901, and in restaurant 1901-1917; employed as a laborer 
(unskilled) at the navy yard, WashingtoM, D. C, 1917-1921; 
appointed a laborer (unskilled) in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, August 13, 1921 

Brown, Robert Young. — Born in Dothan, Ala., May 20, 
1905; home, Dothan; Alabama Polytechnic Institute, B. S . 
1926; employed by American Automobile Association 1926-1928; 
appointed, after examination (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career. May 17, 1928; 
assigned to the Foreign Service School May 21, 1928: to Baghdad 
November 5, 1928. 

Brown, William Harris.— Born in South Plainfield, N. J., 
December 25, 1890; attended public schools and business college 
in Plainfield; employed as stenographer and assistant freight 
claim agent in New York City and Jersey City 1908-1916; sec- 
retary to the manager of an aircraft corporation in New York; 
in the military service at Camp Dix, N. J., 1918-19; Army field 
clerk 1919-1921; appointed clerk in the Consulate at Port au 
Prince; Vice Consul at Port au Prince December 27, 1921; at 
Halifax April 17, 1923; retired September 10, 1923; reappointed 
Vice Consul at Halifax December 28, 1923. 

Browne, Sidney Hand, jr.— Born in Baltimore, Md., August 
31, 1901; home, Short Hills, N. J.; graduated from Harvard 
University (A. B.) 1923; attended Columbia University 1925-26" 
employed in passenger department of a steamship company in 
New York City 1923-24; salesman for a publishing company 
1924-25; appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927). 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
July 5, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service School September 
29, 1927; to Antofagasta March 8, 1928: married 

Broy, Charles Clinton.— Born in Sperryville, Va., July 26, 
1887; home, Sperryville; attended the public schools of Vir- 
ginia; graduated from Roanoke College, Salem, Va. (A. B.), 
1906, (A. M.), 1907; scholarship to Princeton, graduate course 
in politics (A. M.) 1908; employed as clerk by railway company 
during the summers of 1906 and 1907; appointed, after examina- 
tion (November 10, 1908), Consular Assistant July 19, 1909; 
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Vice and Deputy Consul at Milan March 16, 1911; detailed to 
the Department of State September 5, WIS, and entered on duty 
November 15, 1913; appointed Vice Consul at Dublin May 25, 
1910; Consul of class eight July 12, 1916; assigned to Karachi 
August 3, 1916, but did not proceed to that post; on detail at 
Dublin to October, 1918; detailed to London October 19, 1918; 
appointed Consul of class six Septembers, 1919; resigned effec- 
tive November 16, 1919; reappointed Consul of class six Novem- 
ber 15, 1920; assigned to Lille December 13, 1920; to Cherbourg, 
July 21, 1921; directed September 9, 1922, to proceed to Wash- 
ington; reported January 5, 1923, for duty in the Department 
of State; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 
1924; class six August 8, 1924; assigned to Nassau December 
15 ,1926; married. 

Bruins. John Herman. — Born in Coopersviile, Mich., May 5, 
1896; home, Voorheesville, N. Y.; graduated from Hamilton 
College (A. B.) 1918; served in the United States Army, retiring 
with the rank of second lieutenant February, 1919; employed as 
financial and credit reporter in several cities 1919-1923; ap- 
pointed, after examination (June 25, 1923), a Consular Assistant 
August 28, 1923; detailed to the Department of State September 
5. 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1934; assigned to Riga September 17, 1924; to Singapore, May 
27,1920 married. 

Brunswick, William Washington.— Born in New York City 
October 17, 1872; home, Emporia, Kans.; graduate of Kansas 
State Normal School and National School of Elocution, Phila- 
delphia; school-teacher, reporter, and clerk for seven years; 
assistant secretary American Association of Commerce and 
Trade, Berlin, for two years; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul 
at Barmen A pril 24, 1907; Vice and Deputy Consul at Chemnitz 
February 10, 1909; Vice and Deputy Consul at St. Etienne 
December 21, 1912; Vice and Deputy Consul at Limoges March 
18, 1914; Vice Consul at Limoges by act approved February 5, 
1915; appointed Vice Consul at Havre January 27, 1916; ap- 
pointed Consul of class eight February 19, 1918; assigned to La 
Rochelle February 23, 1918; appointed Consul of class seven 
September 5, 1919; Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 
1924; assigned to Niagara Falls October 23, 1924; to Barbados 
March 0, 1928; married. 

Bryan, Henry Lewis. — Born in Washington, D. C, Febru- 
ary 25, 1853; attended public schools and graduated from 
Georgetown University (LL. M.), 1S89: served in the United 
States Army, 1871-1874; clerk in War Department, 1874-1876; 
clerk to Senate Committees on Finance, Private Land Claims, 
and Engrossed Bills, 1877-1885; private secretary to the Secre- 
tary of State, 188,5-86; editor Statutes at Large, 1886-1889; 
clerk to Senate Judiciary Committee, 1890; secretary Bureau 
of American Republics, 1891-1893; editor Statutes at Large, 
1893-1897; clerk Senate Judiciary Committee; secretary Phila- 
delphia Commercial Museum; Chief of Information, Bureau of 
American Republics, 1897-1899; practiced law in Washington, 
D. C, 1899-1902; appointed assistant law clerk in the Depart- 
ment of State December 1, 1902; law clerk November 1, 1909; 
detailed to deliver cipher code to the Minister of Colombia, 
October 11, 1911; at ,$2,800, Julv 1, 1924; appointed Editor of the 
Laws at $3,800, June 1, 1926; at $4,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Bucklin, George Augustus. — Born in West Hartford, Mo., 
October 5, 1875; home, Norman, Okla.; attended Southwest 
Kansas College; graduated from the University of Oklahoma 
(A. B.) and Yale University (A. M.); registrar of the Oklahoma 
State University for three years and instructor for two years; 
in law office two ye.ars; notarv public; appointed, after exami- 
nation (July 9, 1906), Consul at Glauchau July 16, 1906; Consul 
at San Luis Potosi June 10, 1908; Consul General at Guatemala 
June 24, 1910; Consul at Bordeaux February 6, 1914; Consul of 
class five by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul 
class four November 18, 1918; detailed to Paris October 6, 
1919; to Coblenz October 4, 1920; to Acapulco December 27, 
1921 assigned to Acapulco October 2. 1923; to Sault Sainte Marie 
May 8, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Victoria July 23, 1924; appointed For- 
eig I Service Ofliter of class f( ur February 24, 1925; married. 

Bucknell, Howard, jr. — Born in Philadelphia, Pa., Febru- 
ary 17, 1899; home, Atlanta, Ga.; attended public schools, a 
school in Switzerland for a year, University of Georgia for a 
yea land a half, and the Southern Business College for several 
months; lieutenant of Infantry in the United States Army 
August-December, 1918; appointed, after examination (May 
12, 1919), Student Interpreter in China, September 8, 1919; 
appointed Vice Consul at Chungking May 10, 1921; returned to 
Peking November 3, 1921; appointed Vice Consul and In- 
terpreter at Changsha December 8, 1921; at Canton November 



13, 1922; Consul of class seven December 19, 1923; remained at 
Canton on detail; detailed to Shanghai (Assistant Mixed Court 
Assessor) January 28. 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class eight July 1, 1924; Senior Mixed Court Assessor April 

30, 1925; class seven October 20, 1926; Secretary in the Diplo- 
matic Service February 5, 1927; assigned as Third Secretary at 
Peking February 10, 1927; married. 

Buell, Robert Lewis.— Born in Rochester, N. Y., March 6, 

1898; home, Rochester; graduated from Phillips Exeter Acad- 
emy 1915; Harvard University (A. B.) 1919; served in American 
Ambulance Service with French Army February-September, 
1917 and in French Artillery March 1918-January 1919; recon- 
struction work in France 1920-21; employed by an automobile 
export company 1920 and as assistant treasurer in a wholesale 
grocery company 1921-1921; appointed, after examination (Jan- 
uary 12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, March 20, 
1925; also Vice Consul of career, and assigned to Calcutta 
September 2, 1925; appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Serv- 
ice March 25, 1'927; assigned as Third Secretary at London 
April 7, 1927. 

Buffum, David Harry. — Born in Dorchester, Mass., Septem- 
ber 15, 1895; attended Yale University 1914-1917; served in the 
United States Army 1917-1919; employed as a reporter by various 
newspapers 1919-1923; appointed a clerk in the American Con- 
sulate at Danzig July 1923; at Leghorn February 7, 1928; Vice 
Consul at Leghorn ]March 19, 1928. 

Buhrman, Parker Wilson. — Born in Botetourt County, Va., 
September 5, 1885; home, Botetourt County, Va.; attended 
Randolph-Macon Academy 1904-1906; Randolph-Macon College 
1906-1910 (A. B.); Washington and Lee University Law School 
1914-1916 (LL. B.) ; admitted to the Bar of Virginia, 1916; teacher 
in the Martinsburg (W. Va.) High School 1910-1912; in the 
Selma (Ala.) High School 1912-1914; practiced law, in Botetourt 
County, 1916-1918; appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), 
Consul of class eight April 30, 1918; assigned to Malmo August 

31, 1918; detailed to Helingsfors April 25, 1919; member Inter- 
Allied Trade Commission for Finland; appointed Consul of class 
seven September 5, 1919; assigned to Ceiba September 16, 1920; 
to Surabaya February 10, 1921; appointed Consul of class six 
August 23, 1922; assigned to Aleppo April 28, 1923; appointed 
Consul of class five June 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class 
six July 1, 1924; assigned to the Department of State February 
2, 1925; Chief of the Passport Division March 1, 1927; class 
five May 17, 1928; assigned to Berlin June 27, 1928. 

Bullock, Earl Milton. — Born in Washington, D. C, February 
19, 1894; attended high school; University of Maryland one and 
one-half years; George Washington University one and one-half 
years; served in the United States Navy 1917-1921; in naval 
reserve 1921-1923; clerk in the Department of State 1922-23; 
served in the United States Navy 1923-1925; manager of a 
photo-flnishing company since 1925; appointed a clerk at $1,440 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, December 
6, 1928. 

Burbank, Virginia Katherine. — Born in Chicago, 111.; high 
school graduate; attended George Washington University 
1924-1929; appointed an editorial assistant at $1,500 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, April 1, 1927; 
at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 August 1. 1928. 

Burdett, William Carter. — Born in Nashville, Tenn., Febru- 
ary 3, 1884; home, Knoxville; attended University of Tennessee 
one year; served in the United States Army in the Philippines 
1900^1903, part of the time in engineering work; engineer and 
manager of mines in South America 1903-1906; engaged in ex- 
ploration work 1907; member of a mining company with office 
in Greenville, Tenn., 1908-1917; served in the United States 
Army 1917-1919, and was commissioned a captain; appointed, 
after examination (May 12, 1919), Consul of class seven Septem- 
ber 5, 1919; assigned to Ensenada November 1, 1919; appointed 
Consul of class six November 19, 1921; assigned to Seville May 
17, 1922; appointed Consul of class five December 19, 1928; 
Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Brussels August 19, 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class five August 31, 1925; married. 

Burg, Joseph Paul. — Born in Hollidavsburg, Pa., November 
26, 1868; attended high schools of Wheeling, W. Va., 1S70~18S1; 
spent one year in Grand Duchy of Baden; attended Catholic 
College, now Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1882-1885; 
Georgetown Universitv (LL. B.), 1894; private secretary to 
Members of Congress 1891-1911 and 1912-1920; appointed Vice 
and Deputy Consul at Reichenberg, January 12, 1911; resigned 
August, 1912; appointed a clerk at $1,000 in the Department of 



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State, under Civil Service rules, December 31, 1920, effective 
January 1, 1921; class one December 12, 1921; class two April 1, 
1924; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 1925; at $1,800 
November 1, 1927; at $1,860 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Burgher, Robert Stephen.— Born in Dallas, Tex., December 
3, 1899; home, Dallas; graduated from Princeton University 
(A. B.) 1921; in Students' Army Training Corps of Princeton 
University September-December, 1918; appointed, after exami- 
nation (July II, 1921), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of 
class four December 15, 1921; assigned to the Department of 
State January 3, 1922; to Panama March 1, 1922; to Guatemala 
March 24, 1923; to San Jose, Costa Rica, May 23, 1923; to 
Panama June 4, 1924; appointed Foreign Service OfEcer of class 
eight July 1, 1924; class seven April 30, 1925; assigned as Third 
Secretary at Toicyo July 29, 1925. 

Burke, Gordon Lee.— Born in Shanghai, China, of American 
parents, December 16, 1S93; home, Macon, Ga.; studied under 
private tutor in China 1905-1908, and graduated from Branham 
and Uughes Preparatory School (Tennessee), 1911; graduated 
from Vanderbilt University (A. B.) 1915; served in the United 
States Army August 27, 1917, to July 7, 1919, retiring with the 
rank of second lieutenant; employed by two hardware firms 
1919-1921; clerk in the American Consulate at Changsha, June, 
1921, to November, 1922; appointed Vice Consul at Changsha 
November 22, 1922; at Swatow March 3, 1923; at Hankow May 
13, 1924; at Nanking, temporarily, July 30, 1925; at Hankow, 
August 4, 1926; appointed, after examination (February 28, 
1927), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of 
career August 24, 1927; assigned to Cliefoo, temporarily, Sep- 
tember 19, 1927; as Language Officer at Peking April 30, 1928; 
married. 

Burke, James Gordon. — Born in Bennington, Vt., October 
9, 1897; graduated from Culver Military Academy, Culver, 
Ind., 1916, and from the University of Pennsylvania 1921; 
studied at Central University, Madrid, and at the Sorbonne; 
served with the American Expeditionary Forces in the World 
War; appointed Assistant Trade Commissioner at Madrid 
July 30, 1923; Trade Commissioner at Barcelona March 15, 
1926; Assistant Comuierical Attache at Buenos Aires June 28, 
1928. 

Burke, Joseph F. — First lieutenant. United States Marine 
Corps; assigned to duty as language oflacer at Tokyo, October 
23, 1926. 

Burke, Malcolm C— Born in Demopolis, Ala., July 8, 1879; 
attended the University of Alabama IS99; graduated from Har- 
vard University (A. B.) 1901; University of Munich (Ph. D.) 
1908; professor at the University of Alabama 1904-1913; mili- 
tary mail censor at War Prison Barracks, Fort Oglethorpe, 
Qa., with rank of first lieutenant, 1917-1919; appointed clerk 
in the American Consulate at Hamburg, July, 1924; Vice Con- 
sul at Hambm-g March 14, 1925; at Bremen, tomporarilv, March 
15, 1927; at Hamburg April 30, 1927. 

Burke, Thomas Edmund. — Born in Torrington, Conn., 
February 14, 1898; high school graduate; attended St. Anselm's 
College 1919-20; Georgetown University School of Foreign 
Service 1920-1922; served in the United States Army 1918-19, 
retiring with the rank of sergeant; employed as clerk in a bank 
during summer of 1917; with a steamship company 1921; ap- 
pointed clerk in the American Consulate at Bombay Septem- 
ber, 1922; Vice Consul at Bombay July 7, 1923; at Basel January 
6, 1925; at Malmo, January 23, 1926; at Goteborg, September 
27, 1926; at Oslo April 10, 1928. 

Burnell, Lucy Elizabeth. — Born in St. Albans, Vt.; attended 
public schools and high school 1918; employed as a clerk in St. 
Albans, Vt., and in the War Department, "Washington, D. C; 
appointed a clerk at $1,000 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, January 17, 1919; class one, December 31, 
1920, olTective January 1, 1921; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,560 
November 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1. 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,740 
July 1, 1928; at $1,800 October 1, 1928. 

Burnett, Charles. — Born in Concord, Tenn., October 28, 1877; 
graduated from the United States Military Academy 1901; 
present rank, lieutenant colonel. Regular Army; Military 
Attache at Tokyo 1919-1924; reassigned to duty as Military 
Attache at Tokyo August 7, 1925. 

Burnett, Rufus Ross.— Born in North Carolina, March 8, 
1857; attended public schools; janitor; employed in the Trea^sury 
Department, 1883-1893; appointed, temporarily, in the Depart- 
ment of State, October 9, 1918; laborer, under Civil Service 
rules, November 16, 1918. 



Burr, Walter Winthrop.— Born in Brooklyn, N. Y., October 
23, 1895; attended grade school and Polytechnic Preparatory 
School in Brooklyn; served in the United States Army on the 
Mexican border July, 1916-January, 1917, and in France April, 
1917-November. 1918, retiring with the rank of second lieu- 
tenant; employed by a business firm in New York and Constan- 
tinople October, 1919, to April, 1922; in a bank in Constantinople 
November 1, 1922, to July 31, 1926; appointed a clerk in the 
American Consulate at Patras April 15, 1927; Vice Consul at 
Patras October 28, 1927. 

Burri, Alfred Theodore.— Born in Mount Vernon, N. Y., 
December 11, 1890; home, Mt. Vernon; attended High School 
of Commerce, New York, 1903-1905; Mount Hermon School, 
1911-1914; Harvard University, 1914-1916; clerk in a business 
office in New York two years; bookkeeper and teller in New 
York banks four years; financial secretary of the Young Men's 
Christian Association in Russia two years; appointed Vice 
Consul at Moscow, May 13, 1918; at Odessa, January 23, 1919; 
at Tiflis, May 7, 1919; transferred to the jurisdiction of the 
Constantinople office May 3, 1920; appointed Vice Consul at 
Constantinople July 21, 1920; appointed, after examination 
(January 24, 1921), Consul of class seven, June 9, 1921; remained 
at Constantinople on detail; detailed to Tananarive February 
10, 1922; to Constantinople February 28, 1923; appointed Consul 
of class six March 1, 1923; detailed to the Department of State 
October 16, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
seven July 1, 1924; assigned to Puerto Cortes August 15, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class six February 24, 
1925; assigned to Barranquilla May 28, 1925. 

Burroughs, Anna V. — Born in Cleveland, Ohio; public-school 
education; employed as multigraph operator by private con- 
cerns several years and by the Quartermaster Corps, War De- 
partment, 1918-1920; appointed a multigraph operator at $1,320 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, July 14. 
1924; at $1,380 March 1, 1925; at $1,440 March 1, 1927; at $1,560 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 July 1, 1928. 

Burrows, Arthur William.— Chilean subject; born in Coronel, 
Chile, April 3, 1883; educated in Chile; employed by private 
concern, 1900-1915; farmer, 1916-17; with private concern, 1918- 
1925; appointed Acting Consular Agent at Coquimbo, January, 
1926; Consular Agent at Coquimbo, September 24, 1926. 

Bursley, Herbert S.— Born in Washington, D. C, September 
25, 1896; home, Washington; high-school graduate; attended 
George Washington University, 1914-1916; employed in several 
Government Departments, 1915-16; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate General at London, November, 1916; 
Vice Consul at London, May 31, 1919; appointed, after examina- 
tion (June 24, 1918), Consular Assistant, September 8, 1919; 
Vice Consul at Bradford, December 8, 1919; at London, Decem- 
ber 31, 1919; at Dublin, April 22, 1920; at Sofia, January 27, 
1921; at Constantinople January 30, 1923; appointed Vice Consul 
of career of class three, February 26, 1923; assigned to Constanti- 
nople March 2, 1923; appointed Vice Consul of career of class 
two November 23, 1923; class one May 10, 1924; Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class nine, also Consul, Au- 
gust 8, 1924; assigned to Prague August 16, 1924; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class eight September 20, 1924; 
assigned to Belgrade February 5, 1925; to Sault Sainte Marie, 
temporarily, June 14, 1926; to Guaymas September 8, 1926; 
class seven May 17, 1928; married. 

Burt, Joseph Floyd. — Born in Fairfield, 111., December 12, 

1890; home, Fairfield; attended high school 19H-1913, and a 
business college 1913-14; employed as stenographer 1914-1917; 
clerk in the Central Department Headquarters, War Depart- 
ment, May-July, 1917; civilian employee at Camp Sheridan, 
Ala., and Fort Sheridan, 111., July, 1917, to August, 1918; served 
in the United States Army 1918-1920; clerk in the American 
Mission at Vienna 1920-21; clerk in the American Consulate at 
Vienna, 1921; Vice Consul at Vienna 1921-1923; appointed, after 
examination (June 25, 1923), Vice Consul of career of class 
three March 7, 1924; assigned to Vienna March 12. 1924; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Berlin July 18, 1924; to Coblenz November 9, 1925; to 
Berlin December 3, 1925; to Cologne, temporarily, August 28, 
1926; to Berlin October 20, 1926; to Rio de Janeiro February 14, 
1927; to Manaos, temporarily, September 22, 1927; to Pernara- 
buco, temporarily, December 31. 1927; to Bahia, temporarily, 
February 15, 1928; to Rio de Janeiro September 18, 1928. 

Buskie, Elisabeth Landers. — Born in Van Bibber, Md.; 
graduated from high school and attended business college; 
employed in Government Departments 1917-1924; served in 



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connection with the Conference on the Limitation of Armament, 
October 21-December 17, 1921; appointed a clerk at $1,320 
in the Department of State, under CivQ Service rules, Novem- 
ber 1, 1924; at $1,500 November 1, 1925; at $1,560 January 1, 
1928; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Busser, Ralph Cox. — Born in Yorl;, Pa., January 3, 1875; 
attended the York high school, business college, and graduated 
from the University of Pennsylvania; practiced law; resident 
of Philadelphia; appointed, after examination (November 20, 
1907), Consul at Erfurt May 31, 1909; Consul at Trieste Sep- 
tember 18, 1913; Consul of class seven by act approved Feb- 
ruary 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class six July 12, 1916; as- 
signed to Almeria July 21, 1917; to Bergen November 30, 1917; 
detailed to Trieste March 24, 1919; appointed Consul of class 
five September 5, 1919; class four June 4, 1920; detailed to 
Corunna September 3, 1920; assigned to Plymouth September 
7, 1922; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 
1924; assigned to Cardifl, April 29, 1926; married. 

Butler, Dorothy Kilkoff.— Born in De Land, Fla.; has a public- 
school and business-school education and is a graduate of Notre 
Dame of Maryland (A. B.); clerk in the Interior Department, 
1900-1908; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the Department 
of State, August 10, 1914; permanently a clerk of class one, under 
Executive order, June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class two 
August 1, 1918; class three December 31, 1920, effective January 
1, 1921; at $l,8i>0 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,920 December 1, 1925; at 
$2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act;; at .$2,200 July 1, 1928. 

Butler, George Rowland.— Born in Chicago, 111., February 6, 
1894; home, Evanston, 111.; graduated from University of Illinois 
(B. S.), 1915; employed by a steel company and by Illinois 
State Highway Commission, 1916; served in the United States 
Army, 1916-1919; engineer with firm of civil engineers, 1919-20; 
building inspector and superintendent of public works for 
Village of Winnetka, 111., 1920-21; in real estate business, 
1922-1926; appointed, after examination (January 4, 1926), For- 
eign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
September 1, 1926; assigned to La Paz February 26, 1927; 
appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Service May 17, 1928; 
assigned as Third Secretary also at La Paz May 21, 1928. 

Butler, Hugh D.— Born in River Forest, 111., June 26, 1890; 
attended high school and Armour Institute of Technology; 
assistant manager of a scientific apparatus company eight years; 
special investigator for Department of Labor during World 
War; employed by Department of Commerce as special agent 
and later as division chief 1919-20; appointed Trade Commis- 
sioner, Department of Commerce, and designated for duty in 
the American Embassy at London November, 1920; Assistant 
Commercial Attache at London January 22. 1925. 

Butler, John L.— Born May 30, 1801; appointed laborer in the 
Department of State November 17, 1888; assistant messenger 
July 1, 1902; resigned November 1, 1905; reappointed assistant 
messenger June 22, 1910; reappointed August 24, 1912, under 
the provisions of Executive order of August 24, 1912. 

Butrick, Richard P.— Born in Lockport, N. Y., .\ugust 6, 
1894; home, Lockport; graduated from high school 1913; from 
business college 1914; high-school postgraduate 1915; business 
school of Washington, D. C, 1918-19; Georgetown Foreign 
Service School 1919-1921; employed in the United States Bureau 
of Fisheries two years; clerk in the office of the Auditor for 
the War Department, November, 1917, to .May, 1921; appointed 
after examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of 
class three October 26, 1921; assigned to Valparaiso, December 
14, 192!; to Iquique October 6, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class two November 23, 1923; assigned to Guayaquil 
December 3, 1923; appointed Vice Consul of career of class 
one May 10, 1924; Foreign Service Officer, unclas.sified, July 1, 
1924; class nine, also Consul, Augu.st 8, 1924; class eight Feb- 
ruary 24, 1925; assigned to Hankow, November 9, 1926; class 
seven May 17, 1928. 

Butterworth, William Walton, jr.— Born in New Orleans, La., 
September 7, 1903; home. New Orleans; Princeton University, 
B. S., 1925; University of Dijon, summer of 1925; Worcester 
College, Oxford University, 1925-1927; bank employee for three 
months, 1924; appointed, after examination (January 9, 1928), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career. 
May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign Service School May 24, 
1928; married. 

Butts, Halleck A.— Born in Valley Falls, Kans., August 12, 
1888; attended public schools of Galveston, Tex.; Riverview 
Academy, Poughkeepsie, N. Y.; and Georgetown University; 



chief investigator and inspector of claims with a railroad com- 
pany 1911-1919, except for period of service in the United States 
Army during the World War; appointed Trade Commissioner, 
Department of Commerce, and designated for duty in the 
American Embassy at Tokyo May, 1920; appointed Acting 
Commercial Attach^ September, 1924; Assistant Commercial 
Attache at Tokyo, April 3, 1926; Commercial Attache April 7, 
1927. 

Byars, Winfield Scott.— Born in Marion County, III., January 

I, 1882; attended public schools and Norman University (111.) 
two years; graduate of Brown's Business College, Centralia, 
111., 1905; employed as stenographer in railroad office, St. Louis, 
two years. General Land Office three years. Interstate Com- 
merce Commission, three years; transferred to the Department 
of State and appointed a clerk of class one April 22, 1913; class 
two October 10, 1916; appointed a clerk to special mission to 
Paris January 2, 1918; on detail as clerk with the American Com- 
mission' to Negotiate Peace December, 1918, to September, 
1919; reinstated as clerk of class two in the Department of State 
August 1, 1919; at $1,680 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 1927; 
at $1,860 July 1,1928 (Welch Act); at $1,920 July 1, 1928. 

Byington, Homer Morrison. — ^Born in Washington, D. C, 
September 19, 1879; home, South Norwalk, Conn.; educated 
in public schools, Wilson's College Institute, and by a tutor; 
newspaper correspondent, 1895-1897; clerk in Naples Consulate, 
1897-1900; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul at Naples Sep- 
tember 19, 1900; appointed, after examination (March 4, 1903), 
Consular Clerk March 31, 1903; in charge of Consulate at Naples 
from September 1 to November 4, 1907; appointed Consular 
Assistant July 1, 1908; Vice and Deputy Consul at Rome July 
3, 1908; Vice and Deputy Consul at Bristol February 8, 1909; 
Consul at Bristol May 31, 1909; Consul at Leeds September 
18, 1913; Consul of class eight by act approved February 5, 
1915; appointed Consul of class seven March 2, 1915; assigned 
to Hull May 22, 1917; appointed Consul of class six September 

14, 1917; class five September 5, 1919; assigned to Palermo Sep- 
tember 10, 1919; to Naples March 12, 1920; appointed Consul 
of class four June 4, 1920; class three November 23, 1921; Consul 
General of class four March 1, 1923; reassigned to Naples March 
28, 1923; delegate to the International Congress of Emigration 
and Immigration at Rome May 1.5-30, 1924; appointed Consul 
General of class three June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of 
class two July 1, 1924; member Board of Review, Foreign Serv- 
ice Personnel, 1926; class one June 30, 1927; married. 

Byrne, Frances Pearl. — Born in Chicago, 111.; high-school 
graduate; stenographer in Treasury Department October- 
December 1928; appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, December 28, 1928. 

Cable, Philander Lathrop.— Born in Tours France, of Ameri- 
can parents, June 5, 1891; home. Rock Island, 111.; graduate of 
Harvard University (A. B.) 1914; instructor. Lake Placid 
School, 1914-15; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1917), 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four August 23, 1917; 
detailed to the Department of State September 6, 1917: assigned 
to Paris July 13, 1918; appointed Secretary of class three Decem- 
ber 20, 1919: assigned to Habana, September 29, 1920; to Copen- 
hagen July )3, 1922; appointed Secretary of class two September 
22, 1922; assigned to Sofia July 24, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; assigned as First Secre- 
tarv at Buenos Aires, January 7, 1926; at Berlin September 28, 
1928; married. 

Cabot, John Moors.- Born m Cambridge, Ma.ss., December 

II, 1901; home, Cambridge; graduated from Harvard Univer- 
sity (xi. B.), 1923; Brasenose College, Oxford, England, (B. 
Litt.), 1925; autlior; appointed, after examination (January 4, 
1926), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of 
career, September 1, 1926; assigned to Callao-Lima February 
26, 1927. 

Cadwalader, Bertram Llewellyn. — Born in Sacramento, 
Calif., February 4, 1876; attended schools in Germany, Univer- 
sity of California, and Hastings College of Law; graduated from 
Yale University 1898; entered the United States Army August 

15, 1917; oresent rank, major. Infantry, Regular Army; assigned 
to duty as Assistant Military Attache at Berlin January 14, 
1925. 

Caffee, Albert Veazey.— Born in Fern Bank, Ohio, Decem- 
ber 31, 1885; educated in public school of Fern Bank and Me- 
chanics' Institute and Mueller School of Business, Cincinnati; 
employed as stenographer and typewriter in various business 
concerns in Cincinnati, 1906-1912; appointed clerk in the De- 
partment of State at $900, under Civil Service rules. June 13, 



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1912; at $1,600 March 3, 1914; class two June 22, to be effective 
July 1. 1916; on detail in connection witli the American-Mexican 
Joint Commission September 25 to October 2, 1916; appointed 
clerk of class three January 16, 1922; on detail with the Advisory 
Committee on Traffic in Opium at Geneva May 12 to June 23, 
1923; at $1,860 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,920 July 1, 1928 CWtlch Act); 
at $1,980 July 1, 1928. 

Caffery, Edward. — Born in Franklin, La., February 14, 
1889; home, Franklin; attended Princeton University two 
years; University of Virginia one year; operated a cotton 
plantation one year; served as first lieutenant. United States 
Army, November, 1917, to September, 1919; appointed, after 
examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class 
three October 26, 1921; assigned to Bucharest December 14. 
1921; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two February 
26. 1923; class one November 23, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, July 1, 1924; class eight, also Consul, August 
8, 1924; assigned to Habana April 4, 1925; to San Jose, Costa 
Rica December 12, 1927; married. 

Caffery, Jefferson.— Born in Lafayette, La., December 1, 
1886; home, Lafayette, La.; graduate of Tulane University 
(B. A.), 1906; admitted to the Louisiana bar, 1909; lieutenant 
colonel and aid-de-camp on the stall of the governor of 
Louisiana 1911; appointed after examination (January 16, 1911), 
Secretary of the Legation at Caracas March 2, 1911; clerk, 
Department of State, June 26, 1913, under the provisions of 
Executive order of December 1, 1910; Secretary of the Lega- 
tion at Stockholm September 11, 1913; Secretary of Embassy 
or Legation of class three by act approved February 5, 1915; 
assigned to Teheran February 11, 1916; attached to the 
Special Rus.sian Mission to the United States May 30, 
1917; assigned to Paris June 30, 1917; Representative of the 
Department of State on the permanent committee to study 
questions on the treatment and training of disabled soldiers 
and sailors, November 2, 1917; Representative of the Depart- 
ment at International Conference on same matters, London, 
May, 1918, and Permanent Secretary of American Section 
thereof February 1, 1919; member. Board of Examiners, Diplo- 
matic Service examination in Paris, May, 1919; appointed 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class two, August 27, 1918; 
detailed to the Department of State September 1, 1919, in con- 
nection with the visit of the King and Queen of the Belgians 
and the Prince of Wales to the United States; appointed 
Secretary of class one, December 20, 1919; designated and 
assigned as Counselor of the Embassy at Madrid December 
20, 1919; assigned to Athens as Charg6 d'Affaires ad interim 
January 5, 1922; designated and assigned as Counselor of the 
Embassy at Tokyo September 5, 1923; Chairman of the Ameri- 
can Red Cross Earthquake Relief Activities, Japan, October 
31, 1923. to March 5, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class one July 1, 1924; assigned as Counselor of Embassy at 
Berlin May 22, 1925; detailed June 22-29, 1925, to the Embassy 
in Brussels during the meeting of the International Chamber 
of Commerce; appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister 
Plenipotentiary to (El) Salvador, January 7, 1926; to Colombia 
June 23, 1928. 

Cahn, Rudolf Edwin.— Born in New York City January 7, 
1900; public-school education; took a six-months' commercial 
course in high school, 1914; employed by a cement company 
for one and one-half years; stenographer and general accountant 
for a petroleum-product company in Rio de Janeiro, 1917- 
1920; appointed clerk in the American Consulate General at 
Rio de Janeiro August, 1920; Vice Consul at Rio de Janeiro 
October 28, 1925. 

Gaidar, A. Bland.— Born in Morrison, Iowa, May 23, 1892; 
attended College of the City of New York, Harlem Evening 
School, Columbia University, and the Cooper Union Night 
School of Science; employed as secretary 1909-1911; editorial 
assistant 1911-1914; clerk in the American Legation at Berne 
1915-16; secretary to counselor of American Embassy at Petro- 
grad 1916; employed as clerk and secretary in Petrograd 1917 
and Shanghai 1918-1920; appointed clerk to the Trade Commis- 
sioner at Peking Februarys, 1921; Assistant Trade Commissioner 
at Peking July 1, 1922; at Tokyo October 1923; Trade Com- 
missioner at Tokyo January 1, 1926; at Shanghai November 1, 
1926; Assistant Commercial Attache at Poking July 28, 1928. 

Gaidar, F. Willard.— Born in Stacyville, Iowa, December 
26, 1899; home. New York City; educated in public and private 
schools and at a business school; employed in New York 
fourteen months; with the American Military Mission to 
Russia December 1, 1917, to March, 1918; in the consulates at 
Vologda and Moscow March-August, 1918; in the Embassy at 



Archangel September, 1918-Octobcr, 1919; appointed Vice 
Consul at Odessa December 6, 1919; at Constantinople Decem- 
ber 31, 1920; at Southampton November 7, 1921. 

Caldwell, John K.— Born in Piketon, Ohio, October IS, 1881; 
home, Berea, Ky.; graduate of Berea College, 1905; laboratory 
helper in Office of Supervising Architect of the Treasury, 1906; 
appointed, after examination (October 1, 1906). Student Inter- 
preter in Japan October 8, 1906; Vice and Deputy Consul 
General and also Interpreter at Yokohama April 16, 1909; 
Assistant Japanese Secretary to the Embassy to Japan Decem- 
ber 4, 1909; Vice Consul at Dalny, temporarily, January 17 to 
February 17, 1911; Consul at Vladivostok August 1, 1914; 
Consul of class six by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed 
Consul of class five April 16, 1917; class four September 5, 1919; 
class three June 4, 1920; assigned to Kobe July 1, 1920; appointed 
Japanese Secretary of Embassy at Tokyo July 1, 1921; on 
detail at Chita October, 1921, to February, 1922; detailed to 
Department of State June 6, 1924; appointed Consul General 
of class four June 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class three 
July 1, 1924; Assistant Chief, Division of Far Eastern Affairs, 
November 19, 1925; representative of the Secretary of State on 
the Federal Narcotics Control Board November 25, 1925; class 
twe June 8, 1927; Acting Chief, Division of Far Eastern Affairs, 
.\ugust 15, 1927; assigned to Geneva March 26, 1928, for duty in 
connection with the narcotics question; to the Department for 
special work in connection with the control of traffic in narcotic 
drugs June 13, 1928; married. 

Gallahan, James Edwin. — Born in Fall River, Mass., June 
22, 1898; graduated from a commercial school; employed in the 
office of The Adjutant General, War Department, 1917-1919; 
stenographer and clerk in the American Consulate at Prague 
September, 1919, to January, 1922; with the American Relief 
Administration, Moscow, February-October, 1922; employed 
by a manufacturing company 1923-1925; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate General at London March, 1925; Vice 
Consul at London July 7, 1925. 

Callaaan, Leo Joseph. — Born in Boston, Mass., January 18, 
1900; home, Dorchester, Mass.; graduated from Boston College 
(A. B.) 1921; Georgetown University (A. M., C. M. F. S.) 1923; 
appointed, after examination (June 25, 1923), a Consular As- 
sistant, August 28, 1923; appointed Vice Consul at Genoa 
March 17, 1924; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; assigned to Melbourne, temporarily, March 18, 1926; to 
Adelaide, November 19. 1926; to Melbourne December 24, 1926; 
to Adelaide, temporarily, February 8, 1927; to Melbourne ]May 
16, 1927; to Adelaide, temporarily, October 13, 1927. 

Calnan, John L. — Born in \lIston, Mass., January 25, 1892; 
attended Springfield (Mass.) High School, 1906-1908; Worcester 
(Mass.) Academy, 1909-1911; Georgetown University Law 
School, 1912-1914; Fordham University Law School, 1916-17; 
Georgetown LTniversity Law School, 1920; employed as athletic 
instructor, Springfield, Mass., 1914; as.sistant chief inspector of 
rifle magazines munition factory, Eddystone, Pa., January- 
September, 1916; assistant supervisor, United States Shipping 
Board, Division of Operations, Washington, D. C, May, 
1919, to April, 1920; served in the United States Army, June 6, 
1917, to April 29, 1919; field clerk, War Department, Washing- 
ton, D. C, April, 1920, to April, 1921; appointed Vice Consul 
at Prague, April 14, 1921; at Belgrade June 26, 1925. 

Calvert, John Strong. — Born in Raleigh, N. C, October 19, 
1886; home, Wilmington, N. C; attended the public schools 
of Raleigh; Horner Military School one year; University of 
North Carolina two and one-half years; studied law and is 
licensed to practice in North Carolina; worked in the law 
department of a railway company at Wilmington. N. C, five 
years; member of the National Guard of North Carolina, 1904- 
1907; lieutenant of constabulary in the Philippine Islands, 
1909-1912; practiced law in Raleigh, N. C, 1913; appointed clerk 
in the Consulate General at Buenos Aires March, 1914; ap- 
pointed Deputy Consul General at Buenos Aires September 
24, 1914; Vice Consul at Buenos Aires February 6, 1915; ap- 
pointed, after examination (January 25, 1915), Consul of class 
rane April 16, 1917; Consul of class eight September 14, 1917; 
assigned to Nuevitas November 30, 1917; unassigncd from 
July 13, 1919; appointed Consul of class seven September 5, 
1919; assigned to Guadeloupe October 30, 1919; to Dunkirk 
December 16, 1921; detailed to Barcelona November 27, 1923; 
Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; class seven 
February 24, 1925; assigned to Marseille April 21, 1928; married. 

Cameron, Alfred Dorrance. — Born in Seattle, Wash., No- 
vember 3, 1893; home, Seattle; graduated from high school 
1910, and pursued postgraduate courses 1911-12; attended the 



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University of Washington 1913-14; engaged in the insurance 
business 1912-1916; served in Federalized National Guard 1916; 
clerk three montlis: served in the United States Army 1917- 
1922, retiring with the rank of captain; appointed, after exami- 
nation (January 15, 1923), Vice Consul of career of class three 
February 20, 1923; assigned to Marseille April 27, 1923, ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer, iinr-lassified, July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Purls April 2, 1925; to Lille, temporarily, May 26, 
1927; to Paris September 20, 1927; married. 

Cameron, Charles Raymond. — Born in York, N. Y., June 
26, 1875; home, Le Roy, N. Y.; graduated from Cornell Uni- 
versity (A. B.), 1S98; traveling agent of a food company 1899- 
1901: served in the Philippines as a teacher, school superin- 
tendent, assistant to a department governor, and department 
treasurer, 1901-1917; in the United States Army, 1917-1919, as 
captain and major in the Air Service; appointed, after examina- 
tion (May 12, 1919), Consul of class seven September 5, 1919; 
assigned "to Tacna October 19, 1919; to Pernambuco July 1, 
1920; appointed a Consul of class six November 23, 1921; class 
Ave March 1, 1923; detailed to Hong Kong July 23, 1923; to 
Tokyo December 36, 1923; appointed Consul of class four 
June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1. 1924; 
assigned to the Department of State October 1, 1925; to Sao 
Paulo, December 2, 1926; class four June 8, 1927; married. 

Campbell, Barbara.— Born in Richmond, Va.; attended 
teacher's college and business college; teacher in public schools 
1920-1924; clerk 1924-1926; typist May-September 1926; in Gov- 
ernment Printing Office 1926-1928; appointed a clerk at .$1,320 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, April 
18, 1928; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Campbell, Harry.— Born in Harper, Kans., August 10, 1885, 
heme, Wichita; attended the public and high schools of Wichita, 
Kans., twelve years, Fairmount CoMege, Wichita, two years; 
University of Kansas, two years (B. A.), 1907; employed in the 
collection department of the Wichita Gas Co., 1907-08; Bureau 
of Education, Philippine Civil Service, 1908-09; Bureau of Cus- 
toms, 1909-1911; Bureau of Education, 1912-1915; appointed 
Vice Consul at Singapore July 14, 1915; appointed, after exami- 
nation (January 25, 1915), Consul of class nine October 18, 1915; 
on detail at Singapore to May, 1918; appointed Consul of class 
eight September 14, 1917; assigned to Surabaya, Java, May 25, 
1918; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class five 
June 4, 1920; detailed to the Department of State, December 6, 
1920; assigned to Asuncion, February 11, 1921; appointed Consul 
of class four August 23, 1922; assifjned to Iquique September 21, 
1923; appointed Foreign Service OflScer of class five July 1, 1921; 
assigned to Kingston, temporarily, December 17, 1927; to Birming- 
ham December 20, 1927. 

Cannon, Cavendish Wells.— Born in Salt Lake City, Utah, 
February 1, 1895; home, Salt Lake City; University of Utah, 
A. B. 1916; attended University of Paris and Alliance Franeaise 
1919; head of departments of English and history. South Cache 
High School, Utah, 1916-1918; served in the United States 
Marine Corps 1918-19, retiring with the rank of sergeant; 
appointed clerk in the American Legation at Vienna April 1920; 
Vice Consul at Ziirich June 22, 1927; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and 
Vice Consul of career May 17, 1928; assigned to Zurich May 29, 
1928; married. 

Caplan, Sophie. — Born in Baltimore, Md.; public-school edu- 
cation; employed by various businesB houses 1918-1981; ap- 
pointed a clerk at $900 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, January 24, 1921; at $1,000, November 5, 1921; at 
$1,080, September 1, 1922; at $1,140, November 2, 1922; class one, 
December 30, 1922, effective January 1, W23; at $1,440 July 1, 
1924; at $1,500 December 15. 1924; at $1,560 December 1, 1925; 
at $1,620 March 1, 1927; at $1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Carapateas, Sotiris.— Born in Kalamata, Greece, August 6, 
1880; naturalized in St. Louis, Mo., January 15, 1912*, attended 
the schools of Kalamata eleven years, and National University 
Of Greece at Athens one year; studied electricity in schools in 
Chicago and St. Leuis; employed by the Western Electric Co., 
Chicago, 1905-1907; bookkeeper in the Greek-American Bank, 
Chicago, 1907-1909; secretary for a steamship and railroad ticket 
agency, St. Louis, 1910-11; insurance agent in Chicago, 1913; 
appointed Consular Agent at Kalamata May 13, 1914. 

Carey, Elsie Marie. — Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
public schools; nurses' training school, Columbia Hospital, 
Washington, D. C, eighteen nonths, and Bellevue Hospital, 
New York City, six m®Mths; clerk in War Department 1918- 



1920; appointed a elerk at $1,000, in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, April 12, 1920; at $1,260 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,320 March 1, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Carleton, Algar E.— Born in Williamstown, Vt., .\ugust 11, 
1872; home, Essex Junction, Vt.; educated at Randolph (Vt.) 
high school and Dartmouth College; newspaper reporter, 1895- 
1899; appointed Consular Agent at Aluieria May 11, }899j Vice 
and Deputy Consul General at Hong Kong April 6, 1910; Vice 
Consul at Hong Kong February 6, 1915; appointed, after exami- 
nation (November 10, 1908), (!;onsul of class eight February 19, 
I91S; detailed to Batavia September 14, 1918; assigned to Medan 
February 18, 1919; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 
1919; assigned to Amoy, September 8, 1919; appointed Consul of 
class five, November 23, 1921; Foreign Service Officer of class 
six July 1, 1924; assigned to Hong Kong August 18, 1924; to Hull 
December 1, 1925; class five June 8, 1927; married. 

Carlisle, Grace Norman. — Born in Rome, Ga.; attended high 
school and seminary; secretary to private firm 1920-1926; ap- 
pointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules. June 13, 1928; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,620 January 1, 1929. 

Carlson, Harry Edwin.— Born in Morris, 111., March 17, 1886; 
home, Lincoln, 111.; attended the public and high schools of 
Joliet, 111., 1892-1904; Lake Forest (111.) College, 1904-1908 (B. A.); 
teacher in the public schools at Lafayette, La., 1908-1910; in the 
high school at Lincoln, 111., 1910-1913; in the National Cathedral 
School for Boys, Washington, D. C; exchange teacher, Sachsen- 
hiaser Oberrealschule, Frankfort on the Main, Germany, 1913- 
1915; appointed Vice Consul at Frankfort on the Main January 
17, 1916; Vice Consul at Christiania June 11, 1917; appointed, 
after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice Consul of career of class 
three September 7, 1920, and assigned to Christiania; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two November 17, 1921; assigned to 
Stavanger January 7, 1922; to Christiania February 20, 1922; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of class one May 26, 1922; Consul 
of class seven March 1, 1923; remained at Christiania on detail; 
assigned to Kovno January 2, 1924; appointed Consul of class six 
June 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Tallinn, July 3, 1926; class six September 29, 1927; 
married. 

Carlson, Knute E.— Born in Boxholm, Sweden, January 13, 
1882; naturalized in Denver, Colo., February, 1912; attended 
North Park College, Chicago; graduated from the University of 
Nebraska (A. B.) 1915, (A. M.) 1917; University of Pennsylva- 
nia (Ph. D.) 1919; engaged in religious work during summer 
vacation; employed by a lumber concern, 1902-1907; in the 
Bureau of Research and Statistics, War Trade Board, July, 1918, 
to March, 1919; student and teacher of economics five years, also 
conducted courses in political science; appointed a special assist- 
ant in the Department of State at $2,7.50 March 6, 1919; a drafting 
officer at $2,500, July 1, 1919; at .$3,000, January 31, effective 
February 1, 1920; designated as the liaison officer between the 
Department of State and the office of the Federal Fuel Dis- 
tributor in matters pertaining to applications for permission to 
export coal August 28, 1922; at .$3,300 February 1, 1926; at $3,400 
November 1, 1927; at $3,.500 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $3,600 
July 1, 1928. 

Carnes, Grace B.— Born in Washington, D. C; graduated 
from George Washington University (A. B.), 1908; proof reader 
and cataloguer in Library of Congress, 1906-1912; cataloguer in 
library of Department of Agriculture, 1918; appointed a library 
assistant at $1,500 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, April 16, 1926; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,860 
September 1, 1927; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Carpenter, Edward.- Born is Salisbury Point, Mass., Au- 
gust 27, 1872; attended New York Military Academy two years; 
entered the United States Army July 9, 1898; present rank, 
colonel. Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military Attache 
at Berlin and Berne April 9, 1928. 

Carr, Wilbur J,— Born near Hillsboro, Ohio, October 31, 1870; 
educated in Ohio public schools and commercial college of 
Kentucky University; graduated from Georgetown University, 
LL. B. (1894), and from Columbian (now George Washington) 
University, LL. M. (1899); took a postgraduate course in inter- 
national law, political science, and diplomacy; admitted to prac- 
tice in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals of the District 
of Columbia; appointed clerk ia the Department of State at 
$1,000, on probation, under Civil Service rules, June 1, 1892; 
class one August 8, 1893; served as confidential clerk to the 
Secretary and several of the Assistant Secretaries of State; ap- 



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pointed clerk of class two May 11, 1894; class three March 2, 1896; 
class four April 1, 1899; Chief of the Consular Bureau February 
1, 1902; member of the Board of Examiners for the Consular 
Service; member of a board to formulate a plan for the examina- 
tion of candidates for the Consular Service December 6, 1906; 
member of the Committee on Business Methods in the Depart- 
ment January 28, 1907; Chief Clerk May 8, 1907; chairman of 
the Department of State Advisory Committee on Printing and 
Publication May 8, 1907; representative of the Department of 
State on the United States IJoard of the Tercentennial Exposi- 
tion at Jamestov7n May 9, 1907; charged with the direction of 
the Consular Service August 15, 1907; representative of the De- 
partment of State in the International Congress on Tuberculosis 
July 6, 1908; representative of the Department of State, Alaska- 
Yukon-Pacific Exposition at Seattle January 20, 1909; appointed 
Director of the Consular Service November 30. 1909; a member 
of the Committee to represent the Department of State in the 
inquiry ordered by the President into the economy and effl- 
ciency of the Executive Departments of the Government Octo- 
ber 19, 1910; member of the Board of Efnciency, Department 
of State. April I9, 1916-March 2'<. 1921; Vice Chairman, Division 
of Foreign Relations, National Research Council; representative 
of the Department of State, Division of Federal Relations, 
National Research Council, November 4, 1920; budget ofTicer for 
the Department of State, June 21, 1921; member of the Foreign 
Service Personnel Board, of the Board of Examiners for the 
Foreign Service, and of the Foreign Service School Board, 
June 7, 1924; appointed an Assistant Secretary of State July 
1, 1924; chairman of the Foreign Service Personnel Board, of 
the Board of Examiners for the Foreign Service, and of the 
Foreign Service School Board February 25, 1928. 

Carrigan, Clarence. — Born in San Rafael, Calif., March 22, 
1880; home, San Francisco, Cal.; graduated from St. Ignatius 
College (A. B.), San Francisco, 1899; clerk m the Subsistence 
Department, United States Army, 1900-1901; second lieutenant 
Artillery Corps, United States Army, 1901-1907; engaged in 
the oriental-art business in San Francisco, 1907-1909; ap- 
pointed Vice and Deputy Consul at St. John, New Brunswick 
March 3, 1910; Vice and Deputy Consul at Lyon February 
27, 1912; appointed, after examination (May 26, 1909), Consul 
at Grenoble December 22, 1913; Consul of class nine by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class seven 
February 22, 1915; and assigned to Nantes; detailed as Vice 
Consul at London and entered on duty October 26, 1915; as- 
signed to Belgrade July 14, 1916, but did not proceed to that 
post; appointed Consul of class six September 14, 1917; as- 
signed to Lyon March 23, 1918; appointed Consul of class five 
September 5, 1919; class four June 4, 1920; class three November 
23, 1921; assigned to Milan December 27, 1921; appointed Con- 
sul General of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer 
of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to Montevideo, January 27, 
1927; married. 

Carroll, Alma Anson. — Born in Sellersburg, Ind.; attended 
high school and business college; typist 1918-1921; stenographer. 
Interstate Commerce Commission 1922-1927; appointed a clerk, 
temporarily, at $1,440 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, November 5, 1928; permanently December 15, 
1928. 

Carroll, John W. — Captain, United States Army; assigned to 
duty as Language Officer at Peking April 4, 1925. 

Carroll, Randolph Fitzhugh. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
February 23, 1901; home, Washington; graduated from high 
school 1917; attended George Washington University and Le- 
high University one year each; graduated from the University 
of Virginia (B. S.) (M. S.) 1922; served in the United States 
Marine Corps November to December, 1918; laboratory ap- 
prentice. United States Bureau of Standards, two months, and 
clerk for the District of Columbia; rodman, United States 
Coast and Geodetic Survey, June to September, 1918; ap- 
pointed, after examination (June 26, 1922), Vice Consul of ca- 
reer of class three September 30, 1922; assigned to Rotterdam 
November 6, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two 
May 10, 1924; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1. 1924; 
class eight, June 2, 1926; Consul June 15, 192C; Secretary in the 
Diplomatic Service, June 24, 1926; assigned as Consul and Third 
Secretary at Bangkok, June 24 and July 3, 1926, respectively; 
Consul at Rio de Janeiro February 28, 1928. 

Carroll, William Nicholas. — Born in Clinton, N. C, No- 
vember 28, 1884; educated in the public and high schools of 
North Carolina; employed in a railroad office in Wilmington, 
N. C, 1906; in the Bureau of Pensions, Interior Department, 
Washington, 1907-1918; appointed Vice Consul at London 



August 20, 1918; at Dundee June 21, 1923; at London July IS, 
1923; at Stoke-on-Trent February 29, 1924; at London May 1, 
1924. 

Carter, Edward Hastings.— Born in Chester, England, 
June 22, 1863; naturalized in Manatee County, Fla., September 

14, 1916; instructor and head master in the Freehold (N. J.) 
Military School 1903-1907; engaged in farming in Florida 
1908-1912; abstractor of titles and draughtsman for a title 
guaranty company in Bradentown, Fla., 1913-14; held various 
county offices in Manatee County, Fla., 1915-1918; appointed 
Vice Consul at St. John, N. B., October 16, 1918; at Fredericton. 
temporarily, December 15, 1927; at St. John December 27, 1927; 
at Fredericton, temporarily, February 2, 1928; at St. John Feb- 
ruary 4, 1928. 

Carter, Henry.— Born in Fall River, Mass., May 8, 1894; 
graduated from Yale College (A. B.) 1917, and from Yale Uni- 
versity (A. M.) 1920; attended Harvard Graduate School 
1921-1924; served in the United States Army 1917-1919, retiring 
with the rank of first lieutenant; employed in a bank in Paris, 
France, six months, 1920-21; instructor of history at Harvard 
College 1921-1924; appointed a drafting officer at $2,500 in the 
Department of State May 22, 1924; at $2,800 July 1, 1924; at 
.$3,000 June 16, 1920; at .$3,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at .$3,300 
July 1, 1928; at $3,800 October 1, 1928. 

Carter, James Garneth. — Born in Brunswick, Ga., December 

15, 1877; home, Brunswick; educated in the grammar, normal, 
and industrial schools of Georgia and Alabama; merchant 
tailor, letter carrier, and manager of a newspaper for nine 
years; member of local Civil Service Examining Board two 
years, and notary public for one year; appointed, after examina- 
tion (August 24, 1906), Consul at Sivas September 6, 1906, but 
did not go to post; appointed Consul at Tamatave November 1, 
1906; Consul of class eight by act approved February 5, 1915; 
assigned to Tananarive July 8, 1916; appointed Consul of class 
six June 4, 1920; Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 
1924; assigned to the Department March 7, 1927; to Calais March 
28, 1927; class six June 30, 1927; married. 

Carter, John Franklin, jr. — Born in Fall River, Mass., April 
27, 1897; Yale University, A. B. 1919; clerk in the American 
Embassy at Rome 1918-19; at Constantinople April-October, 
1919; secretary to Ambassador at Rome 1920-21; Institute of 
Politics 1922; foreign correspondent, newspaper reporter, and 
assistant editor 1922-1925; appointed a drafting officer at $3,200 
in the Department of State October 19, 1928. 

Carter, Kingsley James.— British subject, born in Gaspfi, 

Quebec, February 28, 1892; attended Westmount Academy 
(Montreal) 1906, and graduated from Herton Collegiate Acade- 
my (Wolfville, Nova Scotia) 1908; engaged in the coal business 
ten years and as steamship agent for various companies in 
Canada; Acting Consular Agent at Gasp6 November 21, 1919, to 
June 6, 1922; appointed Consular Agent at Gaspe June 7, 1922. 

Carter, Marion Eugenia.— Born in Ryan, Va.; attended high 
school; typist and stenographer 1927-28; appointed a clerk at 
$1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
June 14, 1928; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Castle, William R., jr.— Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, June 19, 
1878; graduate of Harvard University (A. B.) 1900; instructor 
at Harvard 1904-190S; assistant dean of Harvard College 1908- 
1913; editor Harvard Graduates Magazine 1914-1917; director, 
Bureau of Communications, American Red Cross, May, 1917, to 
February, 1919; appointed a special assistant at $3,000 in the 
Department of State, March 1, 1919; appointed a drafting officer 
at $3,000, July 1, 1919; designated Acting Chief of the Division 
of Western European Affairs, March 16, 1921; appointed a 
drafting officer at $3,500, April 1, 1921; at $4,000, June 17, 
effective July 1, 1921; designated Chief of the Division of 
Western European Affairs December 20, 1921; appointed a 
drafting officer at $4,500 August 16, 1922; at $5,200 July 1, 1924; 
at $5,600 May 1, 1925; at .$6,000 July 1, 1926; Assistant Secretary 
of State February 26, 1927; member of the Foreign Service Per- 
sonnel Board April 23, 1927; member of the Board of Examiners 
for the Foreign Service and of the Foreign Service School Board 
April 28, 1927; delegate to the International Radiotelegraph 
Conference, held at Washington October 4-November 25, 1927. 

Castleman, Reginald Saxon.— Born in Riverside, Calif., De- 
cember 25, 1891; home. Riverside; attended the public schools 
of Riverside 1898-1910; University of Chicago 1910-1916 (Ph. 
B., 1914); emploved as rodman with surveying parties summers 
of 1909 and 1912; "attached to the Office of the Naval Attache at 
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1919; alter examination (June 28, 1920), Vice Consul of career 
of class three October 1, 1920, and assigned to Madrid; assigned 
to Lisbon December 29, 1920; appointed Vice Consul of career 
of class two November 17, 1921; assigned to Ilorta April 3, 1922; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of class one May 26, 1922; 
Consul of class seven March 1, 1923; assigned to Horta March 28, 
1923; appointed Foreign Service OfDcer of class eight July 1, 
1924; assigned to London April 17, 1926; class seven August 24, 
1927; married. 

Chalfant, Gladys. — Born in Fern, Ind.; attended high school 
one year and graduated from a business college; clerk in the War 
Department six months; with a commercial oil company in 
Fort Wayne three years; in the oflice of the prosecuting attorney 
two years; employed by two insurance companies in Wash- 
ington three years; clerk in connection with the Conference on 
the Limitation of Armament three months, 1921; appointed 
clerk at $1,000 in the Department of Slate, under Civil Service 
rules, December 1, 1921; at $1,140 September 1, 1922; class one 
October 16, 1922; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 1925; 
at $1,620 March 1, 1927; at $1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Chamberlain, Culver Bryant.— Born in Princeton, Ind., July 
12, 1900; home, Kansas City, Mo.; high-school graduate; post- 
graduate work at Emerson Institute; clerk in a railway office; 
served in the Reserve Officers' Training Corps, attaining the 
nominal rank of major, 1918-19, retiring with the rank of major; 
appointed, after examination (June 28, 1920), Student Interpreter 
in China August 27, 1920; appointed Vice Consul at Canton 
August 29, 1923; also Interpreter September 28, 1923; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Tientsin March 5, 1925; to Swatow July 27, 1925; to Shanghai 
November 7, 1927; to Yunnanfu March 7, 1928. 

Chamberlin, George Ellsworth. — Born in West Woodstock 
Coon., February 17, 1872; home, Oneonta, N. Y.; educated in 
private schools and business college; traveling salesman five 
years; clerk in Singapore Consulate; appointed Vice and Dep- 
uty Consul General at Singapore January 2, 1906; appointed, 
after examination (November 10, 1908), Consul at Swatow 
January 10, 1910; Consul at Cork June 24, 1910; Consul at George- 
town April 24, 1914; Consul of class six by act approved Febru- 
ary 5, 1915; Consul of class five September 14, 1917; class four 
September 5, 1919; assigned to Glasgow September 8, 1919; 
appointed Consul of class three June 4, 1920; Consul General of 
class four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class three 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Glasgow June 6, 1928; married. 

Chapin, Selden.— Born in Erie, Pa., September 19, 1899; home, 
Washington, D. C; graduated from the United States Naval 
Academy 1919; resigned from the Navy October, 1924; appointed, 
after examination (January 12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, March 20, 1925; also Vice Consul of career, and 
assigned to Hankow September 2, 1925; appointed Secretary in 
the Diplomatic Service January 6, 1927; assigned as Third Sec- 
retary at Peking January 25, 1927; married. 

Chapin, Vinton.— Born in Chatenay, Seine, France, of Ameri- 
can parents, April 17, 1900; home, Boston, Mass.; graduated 
from Harvard University (A. B.) 1923; employed by a financial 
concern 1923-1926; appointed, after examination (February 28, 
1927). Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of 
career, July 5, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service School 
September 29, 1927. 

Chapman, Flavins J., 3d.— Born in Salem, Va., March 23, 
1900; home, Baltimore, Md.; attended grammar and high 
schools, Salem, Va., 1907-1916; Virginia Military Institute 
1916-1918; employed in the engineering department of the 
Norfolk & Western Railroad Co., 1918-10; employed by the 
Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Co., Baltimore, Md., Sep- 
tember, 1919, to May, 1920; appointed, after examination (Janu- 
ary 19, 1920), Student Interpreter in China May 20, 1920; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul and Interpreter at Harbin October 9, 
1922; at Hankow June 11, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Tientsin as Vice 
Consul April 22, 1925. 

Chapman, John Holbrook.— Born in Irvington, N. J., Decem- 
ber 15, 1891; home, Washington, D. C; attended high school 
three years and George Washington University four years; 
clerk in the Department of Agriculture 1909-1917; served in 
the United States Army 1917-1919; secretary to the American 
Delegation from the Commission to Negotiate Peace to the 
Baltic Provinces and Finland 1919; secretary to American Com- 
missioner at Riga 1919-1922; clerk in the American Legation at 
Riga 1922-1924; appointed, after examination (July 9, 1923), 



Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July ], 1924; Secretary in 
the Diplomatic Service July 18, 1924; assigned to London Sep- 
tember 27, 1924; to Brussels May 25, 1925; appointed also Vice 
Consul of career, and assigned to Cologne August 21, 1925. 

Chapman, William Edgar.— Born in Mount Pisgah, Ark., 

Februnry 1, 1S77; home. Oklahoma Ciiv. Okla.; attended public 
schools in Arkansas, institute in the Philippines, and a business 
college in Washington, D. C; graduate of Washington College 
of Law (LL. B.) 1914, and of National University Law School 
(LL. M.) 1915; admitted to the District of Columbia Bar in 1915; 
worked on farm; member of Company B, Thirty-third Regiment 
United States Volunteers, in the Philippines 1899-1801; teacher 
and school superintendent in the Philifipines 1901-1908; terminal 
agent of a railway company and general manager and editor of 
a Philippine newspaper 1908-9; clerk in the War Department 
1909-10; assistant superintendent State, War, and Navy Building 
1910-1916; appointed, after examination (January 25, 1915), a 
Consul of class eight July 12, 1916, and assigned'to Mazatlan; 
on detail in Department of State July-December, 1916; de- 
tailed to Nogales December 30, 1916; to Guaynias April, 1917; 
proceeded to Mazatlan and took charge May 29, I9I7; ap- 
pointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; Foreign Service 
Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to Sault Sainte Marie 
June 20, 1925; to Torreon October 13, 1926; class six October 
20, 1926; assigned to Puerto Mexico February 21, 1927; to Mon- 
terrey August 17, 1927; to Cali March 8, 1928. 

Chase, Augustus Sabin.— Born in Waterbury, Conn., March 
16, 1897; home, Waterbury; Yale University, A. B. 1920; served 
in United States Army 1917-1919; taught school at Y'ale-in-China 
College, Changsha, 1920-21: journalistic work 1922; employed in 
brass factories 1922-24; appointed, after examination (July 6, 
1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, September 11, 1925; 
Vice Consul of career May 20, 1926; assigned as Language Officer 
at Peking June 1, 1926; to the Department, temporarily. May 
26, 1928; to Berlin June 27, 1928. 

Chase, Emily Tevis.— Born in Fort Sam Houston, Tex.; 
graduated from the grade schools of Chicago, 111., and from a 
private school; attended George Washington University and 
pursued a summer course at the New York School of Social 
Work; clerk in the Air Service, War Department, three months, 
with the American Red Cross three years, and with the United 
States Veterans' Bureau ten months; transferred to the Depart- 
ment of State and appointed a clerk of class one, under Civil 
Service rules, November 1, 1922; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928; at $2,000 No- 
vember 1, 1928. 

Cheadle, Hem-y Barlow. — Born in Cannon Falls, Minn., 
May 1, 1891; graduated from the United States Military 
Academy 1913; entered the United States Army June 12, 1913; 
present rank, major. Regular Army; appointed Assistant Mili- 
tary Attache at Mexico City November 21, 1928. 

Cheever, Elsie Blanchard. — Born in Andover, Mass.; gradu- 
ated from high school 1907; public-school teacher three years; 
clerk in the Bureau of War Risk Insurance, Treasury Depart- 
ment, 1918-1920; served as an Army field clerk 1920; clerk in 
the Department of Agriculture 1920-1923; transferred to the 
Department of State and appointed a clerk at $1,200, under 
Civil Service rules, November 26, 1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,500 Julv 1, 1925; at $1,680 February 16, 1926; at $1,860 
November 1, 1927; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,100 
July 1, 1928. 

Cherp, Philip Florian. — Born in Ivanhoe, Minn., May 5, 1908; 
high-school graduate; attended Georgetown University School 
of Foreign Service 1927-28; employed in Government Printing 
Office 1927-28; appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, August 22, 1928. 

Child, James Dwight.— Born in Bath, N. H., May 12, 1875; 
attended New Hampton (N. H.) Literary Institution 1895; 
graduated from Dartmouth College (A. B.) 1899; employed as 
steward by hotels in New Hampshire and New York 1894-1910; 
conducted a restaurant in New York City 1910-1914; engaged 
in contracting and builders' supplies business in Georgia, Ten- 
nessee, and Oregon 1914-1917; clerk in the American Consulate 
at Bordeaux, 1919; sergeant in Company F, Eighteenth Rail- 
way Engineers, United States Army, two years; appointed 
Vice Consul at Bordeaux August 5, 1919. 

Childs, James Rives.— Born in Lynchburg, Va., February 6, 
1893; home, Lynchburg; attended Virginia Military Institute 
1909-1911; graduated from Randolph-Macon College (A. B.) 
1912, and Harvard College (A. M.) 1915; attended Army War 



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College 1917; high-school principal 1913-13; ambulance driver 
in France 1915; private tutor and assistant n>aster 1916-17; 
served in the Uaited States Army, 1917-1919, retiring with 
the rank of first lieutenamt; detailed to the American Com- 
mission to Negotiate Peace, and to the American Relief Admin- 
istration in Serbia and Greece during military service; news- 
paper correspondent 1919-1921; district supervisor Kazan dis- 
trict, American Relief Administration, 1921-1923; appointed, 
after examination (June 25, 1923), Consul of class seven October 
6, 1923; detailed to Jerusalem November 20, 1923; appo«nted 
Foreign Service Officer of class eig^t July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Bucharest May 4, 1925; married. 

Childs, Prescstt. — Born in Holyoko, Mass., December 2, 
1898; home, Holyoke; attended a private school 1914-1917; 
graduated from Yale University (A. B.) 1922; served in the 
United States Army 1918; instructor in private school 1922-23: 
connected with two scientific research expeditions abroad 
1923-24; appointed, after examination (June 23, 1924), Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, Octo- 
ber 16, 1924; assigned to Canton Novembers, 1924; to Lisbon Oc- 
tober 26, 1927; to Funchal, temporarily, April 21, 1928; to Lisbon 
July 5, 1928; to St. Michael's December 10, 1928. 

Chipman, Norris Bowie. — Born in Washington, D. C, June 28, 
1901; home, Washington; Dartmouth College, A. B. 1927; 
employed in a broker's office summers of 1915 and 1916; rodman. 
Geological Survey, summer of 1917; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service OflScer, unclassified, and 
Vice Consul of career, October 24, 1928; assigned to the Foreign 
Service School November 5, 1928. 

Christenson, Ethel Grace. — Born in Winamac, Ind.; attended 
the public schools and Shortridge High School, Indianapolis; 
took special courses in Mrs. Blaker's Kindergarten Training 
School, Indianapolis, Temple School of Shorthand and Type- 
writing, Washington, Qordon-Detwiler Institute, and Inter- 
national Law at George Washington University; teacher in the 
schools of Noblesville, Ind.; appointed clerk in the Qovern- 
meat Printing Ofl^ce, under Civil Service rules, January 20, 
190S; transferred to the Department of State and appointed 
clerk at $9(\0 February 28, 1911; at $1,000 January 21. 1913; 
at $1,200 Au-gust 5, 1914; at $1,400 June 22, effective July 1, 
1916; at $1,600 December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 1920; at 
$1,800 February 1, 1924; at $2,100 July 1, 1924; detailed as clerk 
to American Delegation to International Narcotics Conference 
at Geneva October 17, 1924; appointed an assistant to the Sec- 
retary of the American Delegation to the Special Conference 
at Peking September 4, 1925; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $2,300 July 1, 1928. 

Christian, Early Bickham. — Born in Mooringsport, La., May 
10, 1895; home, Shreveport, La.; attended the University of 
Pennsylvania 1913-1917; Georgetown School of Foreign Service 
1922-1921; Academie de Droit International de la Hage 1923; 
served in the United States Army 1917-1919; spent summer of 
1921 in Europe; assisted in management of plantation in Louisi- 
ana 1919-1922; appointed, after examination (July 6, 1925), For- 
eign Service Officer, unclassified, September 11, 1925; Vice 
Consul of career, May 20, 1926; assigned to Dublin, May 25, 1926. 

Christian!, Courtland.— Born in Indianapolis, Ind., May 6, 
1891; attended school in Washington, D. C; employed with 
various concerns as stenographer until 1917; assistant clerk, 
Rules Committee, House of Representatives, 1918; appointed 
clerk in the Consulate General at Mexico City; Vice Consul at 
Barcelona October 1, 1919; at Cardiff August 31, 1921; at Sheffield 
February 29, 1928. 

Christie, Emerson Brewer. — Born in Marash, Turkey, of 
American parents, March 17, 1878; attended Newton (Mas'.) 
High School 1892-1894; graduated from Phillips' Andover 
Academy 1896; Yale University (A. B.), 1901; attended Har- 
vard Graduate School, Department of Anthropology, one-half 
year, 1910; teacher in the Philippine service 1901-1904; assist- 
ant in the Bureau of the Ethnological Survey for the Philippine 
Islands 1904-1907; assistant chief of the Division of Ethnology, 
Philippine Service, 1907-1915 and acting chief 1912-13; instructor 
in Spanish at the University of Michigan 1915-16; professor of 
French, Temple University; appointed a special assistant in 
the Department of State at $2,000 December 10, 1918; at $1,800 
July 1, 1919; at $2,160; February 1, 1920; drafting officer at 
$2,500, June 17, effective July 1, 1921; at $2,800 July 1, 1924; at 
$2,900 November 1, 1927; Chief of the Translating Bureau April 
16, 1928; at $3,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Clafifey, John F.— Born in Waterbury, Conn., November 12, 
1881; attended St. Mary's Parochial School, Waterbury, six 



years, Margaret Croft School two years, Waterbury Businwj 
College one year, and graduated from Villanova College; B. 3.); 
private in Company O, Second Infantry. Connecticut National 
Guard, three years; timekeeper fo"- a manufacturing concern 
in Waterbury, 1S98-1914; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul 
at Dublin June 25, 1914; Vice Consul at Dublin hy act approved 
February 5, 1915; appointed Vice Consul at London January 
27, 1921: at Leeds September 1, 1922; at London December 22, 
1922; at Hull August 1, 1927, but did not proceed to post 

Clairmont, Grace Cowles. — Born in Catskill, N. Y.; educated 
In private and public schools; appointed a clerk, temporarily, 
in the Department of State November 4, 1914; permanently 
at $1,000, under Executive order, June 22, to be effective July 

I, 1916: class one December 7, 1917; class two July 1, 1926; at 
$1,680 July 1, 1924; reappointed at $1,680 January 2, 1928; at 
$1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act) 

Clark, John Henry. — Born in Spencerport, N. Y., JanaaryS, 
1858; employed in various capacities 1877-1900; member of the 
New York State Legislature 1S84-95; immigration inspector 
1900-1905; Commissioner of Immigration 1905-1924; appointed 
Vice Consul at Montreal September 13, 1924. 

Clark, Joshua Reuben, jr. — Born in Grantsville, Utah, 
September 1, 1871; University of Utah, B. S. JS98; Columbia 
University, LL.B. 1906; principal of a high school 1898-99; 
acting principal of a normal school 1901-2; admitted to New 
York bar 1905; assistant professor of law, George Washington 
University 1907-8; assistant solicitor. Department of State, 
1906-1910; solicitor 1910-1913; chairman of American Prepara- 
tory Committee to represent the United States upon the Inter- 
national Preparatory Committee for the third Hague confer- 
ence June 10, 1912; general counsel for the United States before 
American-British Claims Commission Mai'ch 3, 1913; counsel 
for Department of State and expert assistant to American com- 
missioners, Conference on Limitation of Armaments 1921; 
served in the United States Army 1917-18; special counsel' or 
the United States before American-British Arbitration; special 
counsel for the United States, American-Mexican Claims 
Commissions, June 4, 1926; agent for the United States on the 
General and Special Claims Commissions, United States and 
Mexico, July 1, 1926; appointed Undersecretary of State August 
17, 1928. 

Clark, Lewis. — Born in Montgomery, Ala., November 16, 
1895; home, Montgomery; graduated from Marion Institute 
(B. S.) 1914; attended the University of Virginia 1914-1916: 
served in the United States Navy 1917-1919; surveyor ' or a 
sugar company in Cuba 1917; employed as clerk and manager 
by cotton merchants 1919-1922; appointed, after examination 
(July 6, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, September 

II, 1925; Vice Consul of career, May 20, 1926; assigned as Lan 
guage Officer at Peking, June 1, 1926; Vice Consul at Kalgan, 
temporarily, December 2, 1926; Language Officer at Peking 
October 1, 1927. 

Clark, Read Paige. — Born in Londonderry, N. H., August 
19, 1878; home, Londonderry; graduated from Columbian 
College (A. B.) 1898, (A. M.) 1901; member of the New Hamp- 
shire bar; employed as a tutor and instructor 1896-1901; private 
secretary to a Senator 1901-1911; general receiver of customs ami 
financial adviser to Liberia 1911-1916; executive secretary New 
Hampshire Fuel Administration October-December, 1917; 
agent of a cocoa house in Africa and New York 1918-19; ap- 
pointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Consul of class seven, 
September 5, 1919; assigned to Loanda, Angola, October 28, 
1919; appointed Consul of class six, November 23, 1921; as- 
signed to Port Elizabeth January 2, 1924: appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; class six February 24, 
1925; assigned to Mexico City, April 10, 1925; appointed Secre- 
tary in the Diplomatic service and assigned as Second Secretary 
at Monrovia, February 4, 1926; Consul at Mexico City, De- 
cember 27, 1926; at Guadalajara September 10, 1928; married. 

Clark, Thomas Beeman.— Born in Reagan, Tex., February 8, 
1874; graduated from University of Texas (B. S.), 1906; in railway 
mail service, 1900-1903; stenographer, 1906-1911; secretary to a 
Congressman, 1911-1913; to a Senator, 1913-1917; deputy collector 
of internal revenue and secretary to a Senator, 1918; appointed 
clerk in the American Legation at Peking, November, 1918; 
transferred to Consulate General at Shanghai, March, 1919; 
appointed Vice Consul at Shanghai, October 28, .926. 

Clarke, James Brent.— Born in Washington, D. C, Sep- 
tember 30, 1870; attended high school; employed in city post 
office, Washington, 1888-1911; superintendent of mails at Dal- 
las, Tex., 1911-1920; employed by an oil company 1921-1924. 



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transfprred from the Post Office Department and appointed a 
rlerk at $1,140 in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rales, October 27, 1924; at $1,680 May 16, 1925; at $1,860 January 
16, 1920; Chief of the Mail Room, March 15, 1926; at $2,100 April 
1, 1927; at $2,300 July 1. 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,400 July 1, 1928. 

Clarke, M. Augusta.— Born in Washington, D. C; high school 
graduate; attended business college and Wilson Normal night 
school; American University 1927-28; clerk in Bureau of the 
Census two years; for a financial rating agency 1913-1915: in 
Library of Congress 1915-1917; in War Department 1917-1920; 
editorial assistant in Department of Labor 1920-1927; appointed 
an editorial assistant at $1,860 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, March 14, 1927; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act). 

Clarke, Marie S.— Born in Washington, D. C; public- 
school education; employed as telephone operator in Washing- 
ton, D. C, 1907-1910; with the Emergency Fleet Corporation, 
Philadelphia, 1918; with the United States Shipping Board 
November, 1918, to September, 1920; appointed a telephone 
switchboard operator at $720 in the Department of State. 
under Civil Service rules, March 3, 1921; position allocated to 
C. A. F. one at $1,140 July 1, 1924; at $1,200 March 1, 1925; at 
$1,260 December 1. 1925: at $1,320 March 1, 1927; at $1,380 No- 
vember 1, 1927: at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Clarke, Robert John. — Born in Leavington, Somersetshire, 
England, August 28, 1877; naturalized; attended school in 
England; took correspondence courses; employed in various 
capacities in England and the United States 1888-1900; served 
ill the United States Army 1900-1903; employed in the Quarter- 
niaster Department at large 1903-1912; in various capacities in 
Manila 1912-1917: clerk in the American Legation at Peking 
January-June 1917; appointed Vice Consul at Shanghai April 8, 
1918; re'signed August 31, 1920; appointed Vice Consul at Vic- 
toria, Brazil, June 14, 1928. 

Clausal, Louis A.— Born in Lima, Peru, February 18, 1883; 
naturalized in Washington, D. C, August 1, 1910; attended 
various schools in Lima and Callao, Peru, ten years; Garrison 
School for Oflicers, Fort Myer, Va., 1908-09, and Draughon's 
Business College, Washington, 1909-10; employed in the ord- 
nance department, Washington Navy Yard, 1903-1908; first 
lieutenant. Second Infantry, National Guard, District of 
Columbia, 1907-1912; clerk in lawyer's office and with the Dis- 
trict government, Washington, 1910-1912; clerk in the Isthmian 
Canal Commission, 1912; appointed clerk in the American Lega- 
tion at PanamS .August 16, 1912; in charge of the Consulate 
General at Panamd April 28, 1914, to May 12, 1914; appointed 
Vice and Deputy Consul General at Panama December 2, 
1914; Vice Consul at Panama February 6, 1915; at Habana July 
29, 1916; at Buenos Aires February 10, 1917; at Kingston Feb- 
ruary 9, 1927. 

Clayton, Florence May.— Born in Washington, D. C; public- 
school education; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the Depart- 
ment of State, August 7, 1914; permanently, a clerk of dass one, 
under Executive order June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; 
class two, August 1, 1918; class three, October 18, 1921; resigned 
October 5, 1923; reinstated as a clerk of class one December 5, 
1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at $1,500 March 1, 1927; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Clinton, George W.— Born in Harrisburg, Pa., August 15, 
1861; high-school graduate: with Canadian CoUeries Co. (Duns- 
muir), Ltd.; appointed Consular Agent at Union February 8, 
1892; Consular Agent at Cumberland November 10, 1898. 

Clubb, Edmund Oliver. — Born in South Park, Minn., Feb- 
ruary 16, 1901; home, St. Paul; University of Minnesota, A. B. 
1927;" served in the United States Army 1918-19; engaged in 
farming 1920-21; appointed, after examination (January 9, 1928), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career 
May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign Service School May 24, 
1928; married. 

Clum, Harold Dunstan.— Born in Saugerties, N. Y., June 1, 
1879; home, Saugerties; attended the Saugerties high school; 
graduated from St. Stephen's College, Annandale, N. Y. 
(.\. B,), 1901, and from Columbia University (A. M.) 1903, 
taught school in various places, and engaged in clerical work, 
1901-1909; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul General at San 
Salvador April 7, 1909; appointed, after examination (June 27, 
1910), Consul at Ceiba March 13, 1912; Consul at Corinto Novem- 
ber 24, 1913; Consul of class seven by act approved February 5. 

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1915; assigned to Calgary September 17, 1915; appointed Consul 
of class six September 14, 1917; assigned to Santiago de Cuba 
August 31, 1918; appointed Consul of class five September 5, 
1919; class four June 4, 1920; assigned to Konigsburg April 28, 
1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Quaya(iui!, June 30, 1926; married. 

Cobb, George Calhoun. — Born in Americus, Ga., August 31, 
1882; attended public schools, Americus, and graduated from 
high school, 1900; four years at New York School of Art; two 
years. New York Art League; employed as clerk by a meat- 
packing corporation, Americus, 1901-02; magazine illustrator. 
New York City, 1908-1915; secretary, 1915-1917; field clerk, 
1918; enlisted in the United States Army, October 15, 1918; 
honorably discharged November 20, 1918; secretary. Young 
Mcn'.s Christian Association 1918-19; appointed Vice Consul at 
St. Michael's October 28, 1919; at Jerusalem July 13, 1921; at 
Alexandria October 23, 1923; at Nancy March 11, 1925; at 
Boulogne-sur-mer December 29, 1925; at Havre March 11, 1926; 
at Dakar April 18, 1927. 

Cochran, H. Merle. — Born in Crawfordsville, Ind., July 6, 
1892; home, Tucson, Ariz.; attended the public schools of Craw- 
fordsville until 1909; Wabash College, 1909-10; University of 
Arizona, 1910-1914; B. S. (1913), M. S. (1914); appointed Vice 
and Deputy Consul at Mannheim, June 19, 1914; Vice and Dep- 
uty Consul at Nogales, December 23, 1914; Vice Consul at No- 
gales by act approved February 5, 1915; detailed to Guatemala, 
1916; retired August, 1916; appointed clerk in the American 
Legation at Berne, February 12, 1918; appointed Vice Consul at 
Lugano, October 7, 1918; at Kingston, Jamaica, April 8, 1919; 
appointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice Consul of 
career of class three, September 27, 1919; assigned to Kingston, 
Jamaica, October 22, 1919; detailed to Port au Prince, February 
4, 1920; to Montreal March 9, 1920; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class two, May 24, 1920; class one, November 17, 1921; 
appointed Consul of class seven June 22, 1922; remained at 
Montreal on detail; appointed Consul of class six August 23, 
1922; detailed to the Department of State September 21, 192S; 
appointed Consul of class five, December 19. 1923; Foreign Serv- 
ice Officer of class six July 1, 1924; class five August 31, 1925; 
assigned to Paris March 3, 1927; class four June 30, 1927; niMried 

*Cochran, Leo F. — Born in Framingham, Mass., May 18, 1901; 
home, Newport, R. I.; clerk in the American Embassy at Ma- 
drid several years; appointed Vice Consul at Bucharest March 
20, 1924; at Constantza June 14, 1924; at Bucharest July 1, 1924; 
at Frankfort on the Main July 16, 1924; at Buenos Aires October 
24, 1925; appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career 
May 17, 1928; assigned to Buenos Aires May 29, 1928; retired 
October 24, 1928. 

Cochran, William Pearsol, jr. — Born in Stockton, Md., Decem- 
ber 15, 1902; home, Wayne, Pa.; graduated from the United 
States Naval Academy 1924; resigned from the United States 
Navy September 1, 1926; appointed, after examination (Jan- 
uary 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice 
Consul of career. May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign Service 
School May 24, 1928; to Auckland November 3, 1928. 

Codoner, Manuel Joseph. — Born in New York City May 
19, 1894; high-school graduate; served as a private. Eighty-third 
Company, Coast Artillery Corps; photographer in Valencia; 
appointed clerk in the Consulate at Valencia, December 1, 1916; 
Vice Consul at Valencia January 15, 1917; at Alicante December 
3, 1928. 

Coe, Robert Douglas. — Born in New York City February 27, 
1902; home, Cody, Wyo.; Harvard University, A. B. 1923; 
Magdalen College, Oxford University, B. A. 1927; appointed, 
after examination (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, and Vice Consul of career. May 17, 1928; assigned 
to the Foreign Service School May 25, 1928; to Porto .\legre 
November 3, 1928. 

Cole, Felix.— Born in St. Louis, Mo., October 12, 1887; home, 
Washington, D. C; attended private schools in Washington, 
D. C; Harvard University, A. B. 1910; George Washington 
University, LL. B. 1928; reporter and editorial writer for the 
Boston Herald, 1911-12; employed with automobile agent in 
Petrograd, 1913; with the Argus Printing and Publishing Co. in 
Petrograd, 1913-14; clerk in the American Consulate at Petrograd 
since January 1, 1915; appointed Vice Consul at Petrograd Au- 
gust 4, 1915; Vice Consul at Archangel October 4, 1917; appointed, 
after examination (June 18, 1917), Consul of class eight February 



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19, 1918; attached to the American Embassy at Archangel, with 
the rank of Acting Commercial Attache, November 26, 1918; 
directed August 6, 1919, to return to the United States; ap- 
pointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; detailed to the 
Russian Division, Department of State, October 20, 1919; 
designated Acting Chief of that Division, April 6, 1920; assigned 
to Bucharest November 20, 1920; appointed Consul of class 
five, November 19, 1921; retired November, 1921; reappointed 
Consul of class five August 23, 1922; detailed to the Department 
of State October 1, 1922; appointed Consul of class four March 

I, 1923; Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; class 
four August 8, 1924; assigned to Sydney, Nova Scotia, Sep- 
tember 26, 1924; detailed to Department of State December 6, 
1924; class three June 8, 1927; Consul General August 6, 1928; 
assigned to Warsaw August 24, 1928; married. 

Coleman, Frederick W. B.— Born in Detroit, Mich., May 17, 
1874; home, Minneapolis, Minn.; attended public schools of 
Detroit, schools in Germany two years, and graduated from 
the University of Michigan (A. B.) 1896, (LL. B.), 1899; prac- 
ticed law in Detroit 1902-1906, and in Minneapolis 1910-1922; 
counsel and representative in London of a French manufac- 
turing company 1907-1910; counsel for a coal company, in Nor- 
way and Russia 1914-15; served as a captain in the United 
States Army 1917-1919; appointed Envoy Extraordinary and 
Minister Plenipotentiary to Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania 
September 20, 1922. 

Coleman, William Forrest.— Born in Carroll County, Ga., 
March 17, 1864; attended Mercer University; engaged in busi- 
ness in Honduras; appointed Consular Agent at San Pedro 
Sula May 24, 1927. 

'Collier, William Miller. — Born in Lodi, N. Y., November 

II, 1867; home. Auburn, N. Y.; graduated from Hamilton 
College (A. B.) 1889, (A. M.) 1892; attended Columbia Law 
School, 18S9-90; law student and clerk in New York and 
Brooklyn offices; admitted to the bar, 1892; clerk, surrogate's 
court, Cayuga County, N. Y., 1890-1892; referee in bankruptcy, 
northern district of New York, 1898' president New York State 
Civil Service Commission, 1899-1903; lecturer on bankruptcy, 
New York Law School, 1903-1905; appointed Special Assistant 
Attorney General, Department of Commerce and Labor, 
March, 1903; Solicitor, 1904; appointed Envoy Extraordinary 
and Minister Plenipotentiary to Spain March 8, 1905; retired 
June 9, 1909; counsel and agent for Araerican corporation in 
Europe; delegate. International Conference on Spitzbergen, 
1914; lecturer on international law and the history and practice 
of diplomacy, in Wells College, New York Law School, and 
George Wasiiington University 1911-1917; president, George 
Washington University, 1917-1921; author; appointed Ambas- 
sador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Chile, June 29, 
1921; retired August 6, 1928; married. 

Collins, Harold Moorman. — Born in Lynchburg, Va., June 
27, 1894; home, Marion, Va.; graduated from Washington and 
Lee University (A. B.) 1914, and took course in school of journal- 
ism, Columbia University; principal of high schools in Virginia, 
1914-1916; munitions ' 'orker in Glasgow, 1916; second and first 
lieutenant United St: .es Army November, 1917, to July, 1919; 
owner and manager of general insurance agency September, 
1919, to October, 1921; appointed, after examination (June 27, 
1921), Vice Consul of career of class three, October 26, 1921; 
assigned to Dublin December 14, 1921; appointed Vice Consul 
01 career of class tw-.), November 23, 1923; class one, May 10, 
1924; Foreign Servicj Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class 
eight February 24, 1925; Consul March 3, 1925; remained at 
Dublin on detail; assigned to Nantes, June 24, 1926; class seven 
May 17, 1928; married. 

Collins, Herbert B.— Born in Maroa, 111., September 14, 1869; 
attended grade and high schools and graduated from National 
University Law School (LL. B.) 1914; member of the bar of 
the District of Columbia; clerk in the Department of Justice 
1902-1914, and in the Department of Commerce 1914-1918; law 
clerk of the Department of Justice on duty in the Department 
of I^abor, 1918-1923; transferred to the Department of State and 
appointed an assistant solicitor at $3,000, under Civ'! Service 
rules, January 16, '923; at $3,300 May 1, 1925; at $3,800 Decem- 
ber 31, 1925, effective January 1, 1926; at $4,000 November 1, 
1927; at $4,600 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Collins, James Lawton. — Born in New Orleans, La., Decem- 
ber 10, 1882; attended high school three years; graduated from 
the United States Military Academy 1907; entered the United 
States Army June 14, 1907; present rank, major, Regular Army; 
assigned to duty as Military Attache at Rome December 9, 
1927. 



Collins, Virginia Whitfield. — Born in Norfolk, Va.; attended 
business college and St. Joseph's College, Emmitsburg, Md.: 
stenographer 1923-1928; appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, July 9, 1928. 

Collis, Edwin J.— Born in Port Huron, Mich., August 12, 
1864; public-school education; employed by lumber companies 
lu Gould City, Mich., thirteen years; engaged in the whole- 
sale fruit and produce business in Sault Sainte Marie sixteen 
years; sales agent in Sault Sainte Marie since 1915; appointed 
Vice Consul at Sault Sainte Marie September 28, 1918. 

Comeau, Beatrice Louise. — Born in Lexington, Mass.; high 
school graduate; attended Burdett (Business) College, 1922-1924; 
stenographer, 1924-25; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, April 20, 1926; at $1,500 
March 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Compton, Clarence L. — Born in Washington, D. C, April 23, 
1891; high school education; bank messenger; appointed tem- 
porarily in the Department of State, July 24, J917; resigned 
August 2, 1918; reappointed, temporarily, August 1, 1919; ap- 
pointed an assistant messenger, under Civil Service rules, De- 
cember IS. 1920. 

Conner, Lulu Elizabeth.— Born in Washington, D. C; George 
Washington University, A. B. 1908, and graduate work 1919-20; 
librarian 1906-1927; appointed an assistant librarian at $2,000 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, October 
1, 1928. 

Conover, Margaret Ferguson.— Born in Adams, Mass.; at- 
tended the public and high schools of Adams and took course 
at a business college; employed in a bank at Adams one year; 
with an automobile company at Pittsfield, Mass., one and one- 
half years; with an illustrating company in New York three 
and one-half years; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,000, 
in the Department of State January 5, 1918; at $1,200 March 1, 
1918; at $1,000, under Civil Service rules, January 27, 1919; 
class one, June 10, 1919; class two, March 15, 1921; class three 
February 1, 1924; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 March 1, 1925; 
at $1,860 December 1, 1926; at $1,920 December 2, 1926; at $2,000 
March 1, 1927; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,300 
July 1, 1928. 

Conrad, Kathryn H.— Born in Washington, D. C; educated 
in public and private schools; in the employ of a Washington 
newspaper 1906-1908 and 1915-1918; appointed a clerk, tem- 
porarily, at $990, in the Department of State February 9, 1918; 
at $900, under Civil Service rules November 18, 1918; at 
$1,000 March 1, 1919; class one December 31, 1919, effective 
Januarv 1, 1920; class two March 1, 1924; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,740 March 1, 1927; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Considine, Robert B.— Born in Washington, D. C, November 
4, 1906; attended Oonzaga College High School 1921-1923; mes- 
senger boy in United States Public Health Service 1923-1925; 
operated news stand 1925-26; messenger in Bureau of the Census 
1926-27; clerk in Treasury Department February-April, 1927; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, April 11, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Cook, Helen Williamson.— Born in Quincy, HI.; high-school 

graduate; attended a business college six months; stenographer 
in law office 1911; court reporter 1912; teacher in business college 
1913; stenographer for United States Food Administration 
1917-1919; for a national temperance society 1921; public ste- 
nographer 1922-1924; clerk in United States Veterans' Bureau 
1924-25; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, February 17, 1925; at $1,500 Decem- 
ber 16, 1925; at $1,860 December 1, 1926; at $1,920 January 1, 1928; 
at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,200 July 1, 1928; at 
$2,600 November 1, 1928. 

Cook, Willis C— Born In Gratiot, Wis., in 1874; home, Sious 
Falls, S. Dak.; graduated from the University of Wisconsin 
Law School, 1895; county judge of Aurora County, S. Dak., 
1901-1903; member of Senate of South Dakota 1905-1909; served 
as president South Dakota Society Sons of American Revo- 
lution and as president South Dakota Branch of League to 
Enf'-.rce Peace; publisher and owner of the Sioux Falls Daily 
Press; appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Pleni- 
potentiary to Venezuela October 8, 1921; mar.-ied. 

Cooke, Arthur Bledsoe.— Born in Meltons, Louisa County, 
Va., June 15, 1869; home, Spartanburg, S. C, ; graduated from 



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the University of Virginia, receiving the degrees of A. B. (1895) 
and Ph. D. (1901); student at the Universities of Qottingen and 
Berhn, 1899-1900; professor of French and German in Wofford 
College, Spartanburg, S. C, 1895-1908; director department of 
European civilization and languages, Throop Polytechnic 
Institute, Pasadena, Calif., 1908-1910; director, summer s.,hool, 
Throop Institute, 1909; author of several books; appointed, 
after e.xaminatiou (April 7, 1908), Consul at Patras March 7, 
1910; Consul of class nine by act approved Februiry 5, 1915; 
appointed Consul of class seven March 2, 1915; clafs six Sep- 
tember 5, 1919, and assigned to Swansea; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to Plymouth, 
April 29, 1926; class six June 2, 1926; detailed to the Department 
April 9, 1928; married. 

Cooke, Charles Lee.— Born in Washington, D. C, July 22, 
1867; educated in public and high schools in Washington, and 
by private instruction; patent solicitor in Washington, D. C; 
transferred from the Patent Office to the Department of State 
and appointed clerk at S'JOO July 9, 1901; at $1,000 July 1, 1902; 
class one July 1, 1903; class two July 2, 1906; class three March 
23, 1907; detailed as clerk in the Embassy at London at $1,800 
per annum, February 27, 1909; appointed clerk class four in the 
Department of State August 2, 1909; drafting officer at $2,500 
July 1, 1919; designated as officer in charge of ceremonials August 
8, 1919; appointed drafting officer at $3,000 November 1, 1921; 
designated to assist in matters relating to ceremonials, protocol, 
etc.. in connection with the Conference on the Limitation of 
Armament September 17, 1921; at $3,800 July 1, 1924; at $4,600 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Cooke, Harriet Varner.— Born in Continental, Ohio; high 
school graduate; attended Bowling Green College, Bowling 
Green, Ohio, 19J4-25; Ohio Northern University 1925-26; em- 
ployed as secretary to a lawyer 1923-24; secretarial work for col- 
lege professors while in college 1924-1926; stenographer for a 
roofing company 1926-27; supply clerk, time clerk, and work 
on Adjusted Service Certificates, United States Veterans' 
Bureau, July 5-September 25, 1927; appointed a clerk at $1,320 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, Sep- 
tember 26, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 
July 1, 1928. 

Cookingham, Harris Nicks. — Born in Red Hook-on-Hudson, 
N. Y., November 3, 1SS3; home, Red Uook; attended the public 
schools of Red Hook ten years; Riverview Military Academy, 
Poughkeepsie, three years, and graduated from S.vracuse Uni- 
versity (A. B.), 1909; correspondent in circulation department of 
publishing company; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul at 
Seville, January 7, 1911; Vice and Deputy Consul General at 
Barcelona October 6, 1914; Vice Consul at Barcelona February 6. 
1915; appointed, after e.tamination (March 11, 1915), Consul of 
class eight February 19, 1918; on detail at Barcelona February. 
1918, to May, IS19; assigned to Tunis May 27, 1919; appointed 
Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class five November 23, 
1921; Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; assigned 
to Tangier August 23. 1924; to Tunis October 13, 1924; to Saigon 
October 23, 1924; to Tenerife May 29, 1928. 

Cooksey, Richard W. — Captain, United States Army; as- 
signed to duty as Language Officer at Tokyo April 4, 1925. 

Cooper, William L. — Born in Saginaw, Mich., July 10, 1878; 
graduated from the University of Michigan (B. S. in M. E.); 
engaged in engineering work, 1899-1901; assistant mechanical 
engineer for Robert W. Hunt & Co., 1901; European manager 
and principal engineer with office at I,ondon 1902-1917; estab- 
lished his own engineering office in New York City, 1917; dis- 
trict manager, Supply Division, Emergency Fleet Corporation, 
1918; consulting engineer, 1919; appointed Commercial AttachS 
at London, June 11, 1926. 

Copley, William Edward.— Born in Altoona, Pa., July 30, 1893; 
graduated from Spalding College (A. B.) and University of 
Nebraska (B. Sc); store manager for six months; served in 
United States Army l9iS-19; high-school teacher 1919-1925; 
appointed Vice Consulat Port au Prince June 9, 1925; at Santiago 
de Cuba October 23, 1925; at Matanzas, temporarily, July 7, 
1926; at Santiago August 17, 1926; at Monterrey June 19, 1928. 

Corafa, Constantine M. — Born in Argostoli, Cephalonia, 
Greece, April 18, 1856; naturalized in Brooklyn, N. Y., September 
8, 1887; educated at the Lyceum in Argostoli; clerk in the Ameri- 
can Legation at Athens October, 1899, to September 30, 1902 
translator and interpreter; appointed Deputy Consul General, 
at Athens February 13, 1911; Vice Consul at Athens February 
10, 1915; at Patras December 21, 1921; at Athens January 3, 
1922. 



Corcoran, William Warwick.— Born in AVashington, D. C, 
October 4, 1884; home, Washington; educated by private tutors 
and in private, technical, and business schools; studied law at 
Georgetown University two years; employed as newspaper 
reporter and correspondent ten years; served in the United 
States Army, as private and lieutenant, August, 1917, to Octo- 
ber, 1919; appointed, after examination (January 19, 1920), 
Vice Consul of career of class three May 24, 1920; assigned to 
Calcutta August 2, 1920; to Bombay September 14, 1920; re- 
assigned to Calcutta October 19, 1920; assigned to Madras March 
28, 1921; to Boulogne-sur-mer May 14, 1921; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two November 17, 1921; Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1. 1924; married. 

Corrigan, John.- Born in Atlanta, Ga., July 25, 1878; home, 
Atlanta; attended common schools of Atlanta; Boys' 
High School; Southern Shorthand and Business University; 
George Washington Law School, six months; University of 
Paris, four months; stenographer in a bank, 1897-98; journalist, 
1S98-1917; commissioned first lieutenant United States Army 
August 30, 1917; captain, November 16, 1917; battalion com- 
mander June, 1918; honorably discharged August 6, 1919; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul at Havre October 30, 1919; appointed, after 
examination (January 19, 1920), Consul of class seven June 4, 
1920; remained at Havre on detail; assigned to Cherbourg 
September 11, 1922; appointed Consul of class six March 1,1923; 
Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; class six Feb- 
ruary 24, 1925; assigned to Dublin November 20, 1925; to Smyrna 
November 19, 1926; married. 

Costello, Walter Thomas.— Born in San Francisco, Calif., 
August 12, 1897; attended the public schools of San Francisco 
and the San Francisco High School of Commerce two and one- 
half years; employed as stenographer and clerk; appointed 
Vice Consul at Sydney, Australia, January 22, 1921; at New- 
castle September 30, 1922; at Sydney, Australia, August 21, 1923; 
at Melbourne, temporarily, March 20, 1926; at Sydney August 
9, 1926. 

Cotie, Lawrence Francis.— Born in Newburyport, Mass., 
October 5, 1890; attended high school two years and business 
colleges two years; served in the United States Army 1908-1913 
and 1917-1919; employed by an express company 1915-1917, and 
as a clerk by the city of Boston 1919-20; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Cartagena March, 1923; Vice Consul at 
Cartagena July 5, 1923; at Buenaventura October 4, 1924; re- 
signed May, 1925; appointed Vice Consul at Santa Marta 
August 21, 1925. 

*Cottrell, Jesse S. — Born in Knoxville, Tenn., October 23, 
1878; home, Knoxville; graduated from University of Tennessee 
(LL. B.) 1909; Georgetown University (LL. B.) 1914; reporter, 
editor, and correspondent of many newspapers; served as a 
captain in the United States Army, September 1, 1918 to Octo- 
ber 11, 1920; member of Tennessee Legislature 1907-1909; mem- 
ber of school boards seven years; member of Knox County, 
Tenn., Revenue Commission four years; secretary to two 
United States Senators 1910-11; flnangial secretary and gen- 
eral secretary, three years each office,, of the National Press 
Club; member of standing committ^?, Washington Corre- 
spondents, two years; appointed Envoy Extraordinary and 
Minister Plenipotentiary to Bolivia October 19, 1921; retired 
February 21, 1928; married. 

Coudray, Robert Carter. — Born in New^port, R. I., December 
21, 1895; graduated from Business High School, Washington, 
D. C, 1917; bank employee, 1917; served in the United States 
Army, 1917-1919; secretary to Supervisor of Federal Board of 
Vocational Education, 1919; clerk in Naval Station at Guan- 
tanamo, Cuba, 1919-1923; purchasing agent in Navy Department 
six months, 1924; appointed clerk in the American Consulate 
General at Hankow March, 1924; Vice Consul at Hankow, 
September 24, 1926; clerk at Mukden June 25, 1928; Vice Consul 
at Mukden October 1, 1928. 

Coulter, Eliot Brewster.— Born in Austinburg, Ohio, May 11, 
1892; graduated from Princeton University (Lift. B.), 1914; 
Harvard University (A. M.) 1915; bank employee, Chicago, 
September, 1915-January, 1917; appointed, after examination 
(June 18, 1917), Consular Assistant, September 4, 1917; Vice 
Consul at St. Nazaire, November 17, 1917; at Helsingfors, 
March 12, 1919; appointed Vice Consul of career of class three, 
May 25, 1920, and assigned )o Helsingfors; assigned to London, 
July 20. 1920; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two, 
November 17, 192i; class one, May 26, 1922; Consul of class 
seven, March 1, 1923; remained at London on detail; appointed 
Consul of class six, December 19, 1923; Foreign Service Officer 



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of class seven, July 1, 1924; retired, July, 1925; employed by a 
bonding company September, 1 925, to January, 1926; appointed 
a drafting officer at $3,000 in the Department of Stale Febru- 
ary ], 1926; at $3,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $3,300 Septem- 
ber 1, 1928. 

Cournoyer, Gaston Armand. — Born in Berlin, N. H., April 
25, 1899; home, Berlin; University of Pennsylvania, B. S. 
1922; served in the United States Army October-December, 
1918; employed by a manufacturing concern in Canada, 
1922-23; clerk in the American Consulate at Bahia August, 
1923, to January, 1924; appointed Vice Consul at Bahia Janu- 
ary 25, 1924; at Manaos November 3, 1924; at Montreal January 
12, 1926; at Campbellton, October 7, 1927; appointed, after 
examination (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service officer, unclass- 
ified. Vice Consul of career, and assigned to Nuevo Laredo 
October 24, 1928. 

Covel, Alice M. — Born in Naples, N. Y.; graduate of and took 
postgraduate course at Naples Iligh School; appointed assistant 
teleptione switchboard operator. Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, September 25, 1907; appointed clerk at $900 
October 14, 1914, to be efl'ective October 1, 1914; class one June 
22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class two November 25. 1918; at 
$1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,860 May 1, 1925; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act). 

Coville, Cabot.— Born in Washington, D. C, March 25, 1902; 
home, Los Angeles, Calif.; graduated from Cornell University 
(A. B.), 1923; employed as secretary to a private individual, 
1923-24; appointed, after examination (January 4, 1926), Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified. May 28, 1926; Vice Consul of career, 
June 15, 1926; assigned as Language Officer at Tokyo April 8, 
1927; married. 

Cowan, John Whitman, jr. — Born in Crete, Nebr., May 15, 
1903; high school education; appointed a clerk at $900 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, December 15, 
1922; at $1,000 May 1, 1923; at $I,S20 July 1, 1924; at $1,380 March 
1, 1925; at $1,500 April 1, 1925; resigned September 9, 1925; rein- 
stated as a clerk at $1,500 December 7, 1925; resigned February 
15, 1927; reinstated as a clerk at $1,500 May 2, 1927; at $1,680 
October 1, 1927; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,860 
July 1, 1928. 

Cox, Raymond Edwin. — Born in Boston, Mass., October 1, 
1893; home. New York City; graduated from Yale University 
(A. B.) 1915; served in the United States Army, lieutenant and 
captain, August, 1917, to August, 1919; employed with a grain 
products company in New York October, 1919, to March, 
1921; appointed, after examination (July 11, 1921), Secretary 
of Embassy or Legation of class four, August 24, 1921; assigned 
to the Department of State September 1, 1921; to Lima, October 
22, 1921; to the Department of State July 26, 1923; appointed 
Secretary of class three May 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer 
of class six July 1, 1924; detailed as Secretary of the Special 
Mission to represent the United States at the Celebration of 
the Centennial of the Battle of Ayacucho November 17. 1924; 
detailed for duty with the Tacna-.-Vrica Plebiscitary Commis- 
sion July 11, 1925; assigned as Second Secretary at London 
October 1, 1926; class five May 17, 1928. 

Coyle, John Joseph.— Born in Buffalo, N. Y., July 26, 1896; 
graduated from Central High School (Buffalo) 1915; employed 
by steel corporation 1915-16, and clerk for the New York Cen- 
iral Railroad 1916-1918; served in the United States Army 
September-December, 1918; employed as deputy collector. 
Bureau of Internal Revenue, February-October, 1919, and as 
an accountant for the city of Buffalo 1919-1921; appointed clerk 
in the American Consulate at Bilbao January, 1921; transferred 
in transit to the American Consulate General at Barcelona; 
clerk in the Consulate General at Barcelona April, 1921, to 
May, 1922; appointed Vice Consul at Madrid May 16, 1922; 
at Bilbao March 5, 1925; at Madrid July 9, 1925; at Seville, 
temporarily, December 10, 1925; at Oporto February 13, 1926; at 
Tenerife, temporarily, Deeemljer 13, 1926; at Funchal, tem- 
porarily, January 3, 1927; at Las Palmas February 12, 1927; at 
Nueva Gerona March 23, 1928. 

Craley, Vivian Raymond.— Born in Ilagerstown, Md., August 
14, 1891; attended Emerson Institute; Georgetown University 
Law School 1909-1911; business college three months; gradu- 
ated from Georgetown Foreign Service School 1925; clerk in 
Treasury Department 1910-1913: freight clerk for railroad com- 
pany 1913; held clerical positions in various hotels 1914-1917; 
United States Army May 21, 1917-April 4, 1919; clerk and 
supervisor Internal Revenue Bureau 1919-1922; appointed a clerk 
at $1,140 in the Department of State, under (^ivil Service rules. 



February 3, 1925; at $1,200 December 1, 1925; at $1,500 January 

16, 1926; at $1,680 IMarch 1, 1926; at $1,740 March 1, 1927; at 
$1,860 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,920 July 1, 1928. 

*Cram, Paul Henry.— Born in Portland, Me.. January 26, 
1879; home, Portland; graduate of Harvard University; taught 
school in Porto Rico two years; studied one year at the Uni- 
versity of Grenoble, France; clerk in Marseille Consulate; 
appointed Vice Consul General at Marseille April 7, 1905; Vice 
and Deputy Consul General April 15, 1909; Vice and Deputy 
Consul General at Cairo July 11, 1911, but declined and re- 
mained at Marseille; Vice Consul at Marseille February 6, 
1915; Vice Consul at Cette October 23, 1917; appointed, after 
examination (November 10, 1908), Consul of class eight Feb- 
ruary 19, 1918; assigned to Cette March 6, 1918; appointed 
Consul of class six September 5, 1919; assigned to Nancy Octo- 
ber 27, 1919; to Regina January 12, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Ofhcer of class seven July 1, 1924; retired August 23, 
1928; married. 

Cramer, WiUiam Ford. — Born in Washington, D. C, May 

17, 1886; attended high school in Washington and business 
college in New York City; employed in a law office in 1904; 
appointed messenger boy in the Department of the Interior at 
$360 per annum February 20, 1905; retired April 26, 1906; 
employed in New York City, 1907-1909; appointed in the 
Department of State in connection with foreign trade and 
treaty relations December 22. 1909; clerk class one, temporarily, 
under Civil Service rules, August 24, 1912; permanently, under 
the provisions of Executive order of August 24, 1912, Novem- 
ber 7, 1912; class three June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; 
class four, November 25, 1918; special assistant at $2,000 May 
31 effective June 1, 1924; at $2,300 July 1, 1924; at $2,400 March 
1, 1925; Disbursing Officer of the Department January 1, 1928; 
at $2..500 July 1. 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,600 Julv 1, 1928; at 
$2,900 November 1, 1928. 

Crane, Harold Leroy. — Born in Hot Springs, S. Dak., March 

26, 1889; graduated from University of Michigan (M. D.), 1912; 
assistant physician for mining companies, 1912-1918; served in 
the United States Army Medical Corps, 1918-19, retiring with 
the rank of captain; assistant physician for a mining company 
in South Dakota, 1919-20; for a copper corporation in Peru, 
1920-1926; appointed Consular Agent at La Oroya, September 

9, 1926. 

Crane, Maud M.— Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
private school in London, England, public and high school and 
young ladies' seminary in Washington, D. C; appointed clerk 
in the Department of State at $900, under Civil Service rules, 
October 13, 1902; at $1,000 May 24, to take effect June 1, 1905; 
class one July 2, 1906; class two October 5, 1907; class three, 
December 13, 1917; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 November 1, 
1927; at $1,980 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Creaghan, John A.— British subject; born in Newcastle, New 
Brunswick, September 6, 1891; engaged in practice of law since 
1914; appointed Consular Agent at Newcastle, N. B., Febru- 
ary 20. 1925. 

Crenshaw, David.— Born in East Falls Church, Va., April 
4, 1899; attended Western High School, Washington, D. C, 
three and one-half years; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at 
$900, in the Department of State, December 21, 1917; at $1,020, 
July 1, 1918; clerk at $900, under Civil Service rules, January 

27, 1919; at $1,000, July 1, 1919; class one. May 1, 1920; class 
two, December 30, 1922, effective January 1, 1923; at $1,680 
Julv 1, 1924; at $1,860 July 1, 1925; at $1,920 November 1, 1927; 
at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Crocker, Edward Savage, 2d.— Born in Fitchburg, Mass., 
December 20, 1895; home, Fitchburg; graduated from Princeton 
University (A. B.) 1920; studied law at Columbia University; 
served in the United States Navy April, 1917, to May, 1919; 
employed six months in a paper manufactory; appointed, after 
examination (July 10, 1922), Secretary of Embassy or Legation 
of class four, September 22, 1922, and assigned to the Depart- 
ment of State; detailed as Assistant Secretary of the American 
Delegation to the Conference on Central American Affairs 
held at Washington, December 1, 1922; assigned to San Salva- 
dor March 20, 1923; to Warsaw January 7, 1924; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned as 
Third Secretary of Embassy at Rome April 10, 1925; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class seven August 31, 1925; assigned 
as Third Secretary at Budapest December 13, 1926; married. 

Crook, Samuel Linton.— Born in Anniston, Ala., November 

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Marion Military Institute one year; University of Alabama 
five years; appointed clerk in the Consulate General at Milan, 
Italy, May 1, 1925; Vice Consul at Milan November 22, 1927. 

Crosby, Sheldon Leavitt.— Born in New York City Novem- 
ber 9, 18S0; home, New York City; educated by tutor and in 
English and German schools in Dresden; was in railway office, 
trust company, and insurance office in New York twelve years; 
appointed, after examination (March 1, 1910), Third Secretary 
of the Embassv at London March 31, 1910; Secretary of the 
Legation and Consul General at Bangkok August 22, 1912; 
Second Secretary of the Embassy at Madrid July 16, 1914; 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class three by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; assigned to Vienna July 21, 1915; to 
London May 22, 1917; appointed Secretary of class two July 
13, 1917: assigned to Rome, February 1, 1919; appointed Sec- 
retary of class one, June 28, 1920; assigned to Stockholm, No- 
vember 13, 1920; to the Department of Slate October 13, 1921; 
designated and assigned as Counselor of Embassy at Rio de 
Janeiro October 20. 1921; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class one July 1, 1924; assigned as Counselor of Embassy at 
Constantinople November 15, 1924. 

Cross, Cecil Merne P. — Born in Rangoon, India, November 
2, 1891; home. Providence, R. I.; attended high school Provi- 
dence, R. I.; Brown University (A- B., A. M.) 1915; graduate 
work 1915-16; University of Chicago 1916-17; employed as 
clerk in the Zone Supply Office, War Department; appointed, 
after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice Consul of career of 
class three, September 27, 1919; assigned to Palermo, Decem- 
ber 9, 1919; to Naples, April 17, 1920; appointed Consul of 
class seven June 2, 1920; remained at Naples on detail; assigned 
to Aden, November 30, 1921; to Lourenfo Marques July 7, 
1922: appointed Consul of class six March 1, 1923; Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; class six February 
24, 1925; assigned to Port Elizabeth April 10, 1925; to Cape 
Town May 15, 1925; married. 

Cruger, Alexander Pendleton. — Born in San Antonio, Tex., 
September 21, 1SS6; home, Brooklyn, New York; educated in 
private schools and under a tutor; Vice Consul at Liege Sep- 
tember, 1907, to May, 1913; clerk in Legation at Brussels, June, 
1913, to November, 1920; appointed, after examination (June 
27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class three October 26, 1921; 
assigned to Marseille December 14, 1921; to Messina July 19, 
1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; assigned to Antwerp December 12, 1928; married. 

Crusch, Mary.— Born in Mayfleld, Pa.; high school graduate; 
attended business college 1923-24; stenographer for a corre- 
spondence school 1924-1927; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, April 25, 1927; 
at $1,500 December 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Cruse, Fred Taylor.— Born in Owensboro, Ky., February 9, 
1886; graduated from United States Military Academy 1907; 
entered United States Army June 14, 1907: present rank, major. 
Field Artillery, Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military 
Attache at San Jose, Guatemala, San Salvador, Panama, 
Managua, and Tegucigalpa December 23, 1927. 

Culbertson, Paul Trauger. — Born in Greensburg, Pa., April 
11, 1897; attended high schools in Emporia, Kans., and in Wash- 
ington, D. C, 1912-1916, and the College of Emporia 1916-17; 
graduated from Yale College (Ph. B.) 1923; served in the ex- 
peditionary forces, United States .\rmy 1917-1919; section 
chief in the Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce, 
June-October, 1920, and employed as junior accountant sum- 
mer of 1921; clerk in the American Consulate General, Paris, 
July-October, 1922; appointed a drafting officer at $2,500 in 
the Department of State July 3, 1923: at $2,800 July 1, 1924; 
secretary of the delegation to the Preliminary Conference on 
Oil Pollution of Navigable Waters, held at Washington, June 
8-16. 1926: at $3,000 June 16, 1926; at $3,200 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at .$3,300 July 1, 1928: at $3,800 October 1, 1928. 

Culbertson, William Smith. — Born in Greensburg, Pa., 
August 5, 1884; home, Emporia, Kans.; graduated from College 
of Emporia (A. B.) 1907; Yale University {A. B.) 1908, (Ph. 
D.) 1911; took special courses at Universities of Leipzig and 
Berlin; College of Emporia (LL. D.) 1918; examiner for United 
States Tariff Commission 1910-1912; practiced law 1912-1915; 
representative Federal Trade Commission studying trade con- 
ditions in Latin .\merica 1915-16; special counsel and member of 
Board of Review, Federal Trade Commission 1916-17; overseas 
secretary, Y. M. C. A., 191^; member of the United States 
Tariff Commission 1917-192S and Vice Chairman 1922-1925; 
technical adviser in charge of economic questions. Conference 
on the Limitation of Armament 1921; author, and contributor 



to several magazines; appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Min- 
ister Plenipotentiary to Rumania April 28, 1925; Ambassador 
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Chile June 19, 1928; 
married. 

Cummans, William Walter. — Born in New Stark, Ohio, June 
23, 1887; attended summer sessions of Ohio Northern University 
1907-1909; a business college 1914-1<.U7; graduated from an ac- 
countancy school 1923; public-school teacher 1907-1913; clerk in 
Depot Quartermaster's Office 1918-1920; in Department of the 
Interior 1920-1923; in Navy Department 1924-25; appointed a 
clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, Mav 1, 1925; at $l..'i00 March 16, 1926; at $1,020 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Gumming, Hugh Smith, jr. — Born in Richmond, Va., March 
10, 1900; attended private schools in Yokohama, Japan; Vir- 
ginia Military Institute 1917-1920; Universitv of Virginia 1920- 
1924; admitted to Virginia State Bar 1923; United States Army 
July-December. 1918; assistant pur.ser for steamship companies, 
summer 1921; park ranger, summer 1923; employed by Inter- 
national Banking Corporation and National City Bank of New 
York 1924-1927; clerk, American Legation at Peking August 
1927-February 1928; appointed a drafting officer at .$2,400 in 
the Department of State June 21, 1928; at $2,600 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act). 

Cummings, Edward Arthur. — Born in Syracuse, N. Y., 
May 9, 1878; attended the Oneida (N. Y.), high school four 
years; employed in a clerical capacity by a gas company in 
Pittsburgh, Pa., nine years; by the Moncton Tramways Elec- 
tricity & Gas Co. three years; appointed Vice Consul at Monc- 
ton, October 5, 1916. 

Cundiff, William L.— Born in Claysville, W. Va., October 
14, 1863; attended public schools and commercial college; 
studied law in lawyers' offices in Lincoln, Nebr.; admitted to 
practice before the district court 1887 and the Supreme Court 
of Nebraska 1889; Territorial and United States courts of 
Oklahoma 1894; Supreme Court of Illinois 1897; United States 
Circuit and District Court of Illinois 1906; Supreme Court of 
the United States, 1918; employed in the Census Bureau 1893; 
United States Townsite Commissioner in Cherokee Outlet in 
Oklahoma 189.3-1895; engaged in the practice of law at Lincoln, 
Nebr., Enid, Okla., and Danville, 111., 1887-1914; appointed a 
clerk, temporarily, in the Department of State December 6, 
1915; permanently a clerk of class one, under Executive order, 
June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; retired September, 1916; 
reappointed a clerk, temporarily, in the Department of State 
July 18, 1917; reinstated as clerk class one in the Department of 
State September 19, 1917; at $1,500 January 31, effective Febru- 
ary 1, 1920; class three, April 1, 1921: at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at 
$2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Cunningham, Edwin Sheddan.— Born in Sevier County, 
Tenn., July 6, 1868; home, Maryville, Tenn.; attended public 
schools; graduated from the Maryville (Tenn.) College (A. B.) 
1889, and the University of Michigan (LL. B.), 1893; employed 
as a railway mail clerk, 1889-90; connected with a law pub- 
lishing house at Rochester, N. Y., 1894-1896; practiced law at 
Maryville, Tenn., 1896-1898; appointed, after examination 
(February 9, 1898), Consul at Aden February 16, 1898; Consul 
at Bergen March 3, 1903; Consul at Durban June 22, 1906; Con- 
sul at Bombay December 20, 1910; Consul General at Singa- 
pore August 22, 1912; Consul General at Hankow December 
22, 1914; Consul General of class five by act approved Febru- 
ary 5, 1915; appointed Consul General of class four September 
14, 1917; a.ssigned to Shanghai September 8, 1919; appointed 
Consul Genera! of class three June 4, 1920; Foreign Service 
Officer of class two July 1, 1924; class one December 17, 1925; 
married. 

Curren, Ralph B.— Born in Eau Claire, Wis., July 9, 1901; 
attended the University of Wisconsin and Georgetown School 
of Foreign .'Service; entered the service of the Bureau of Foreign 
and Domestic Commerce April 6, 1923; appointed Assistant 
Trade Commissioner at Alexandria March 16, 1927; at Athens 
November 16, 192S; Assistant Commercial Attache at Athens 
December 20, 1928. 

Curtis, Charles Boyd.— Born in New York City December 
6, 1878; home. New York City; attended Berkeley School, 
Qroton School, and graduated from Harvard University (A. B.); 
studied law at Columbia University; member of National 
Guard of New York, 1903-1907; clerk in various business houses 
in New York City; secretary to the Ambassador at Petroerad, 
1907-08; appointed, after examination (June 10, 1908), Third 
Secretary of the Embassy at Constantinople May 15, 1909; Sec- 
retary of the Legation at Christiania March 31, 1910; Secretary 
of the Legation and Consul General at Santo Domingo Febru- 



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ary 1, 1912; retired from Santo Domingo November 10, 1913; 
appointed Second Secretary of the Embassy at Rio de Janeiro 
May 22, 1914; Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class three by 
act approved February ."5, 1915; assigned to Bogota March 6, 
1915; assigned to Panama January 3, 1917; to Tegucigalpa Jan- 
uary 9, 1918; appointed Secretary of Embassy or Legation of 
class two August 27, 1918; assigned to Managua as Charg6 
d'Aflaires October 7, 1918; to Christiania, March 11,1919; to the 
Department of State June 7, 1921; appointed Secretary of class 
one August 24, 1921; assigned to Guatemala December 15, 1921; 
to the Department of State February 24, 1922; designated and 
assigned as Counselor of the Legation at Budapest October 20, 
1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class two July 1, 
1924; appointed also Consul General and assigned to Munich 
April 11, 1925; Counselor of Embassy and assigned to Habana 
July 18, 1927; married. 

Cussans, Frank.— Born in Mitchell, S. Dak., February 5, 
1895; graduated from Ohio Northern University (B. S.), 1920; 
attended University of Bordeaux (France), 1919; served in the 
United States Army, 1917-1919; accountant and clerk for a 
railroad company, 1920-21; part-time teacher in Ecole Normale 
de Garcons (Limoges, France) and messenger in American Con- 
sulate at Limoges, 1921-1923; appointed clerk in the American 
Consulate at Bordeaux, June, 1923; Vice Consul at Bordeaux, 
April 23, 192G. 

Dalferes, Sabin Jean.— Born in Belle Rose, La., February 16, 
1888; attended high school, Donaldsonville, La.; employed as 
salesman in general merchandise store three years; manager of 
men's department in department store five years; engaged in 
newspaper work in New Orleans two years; enlisted in the 
United States Army September 1, 1917; with American Com- 
mission to Negotiate Peace September 3 to December 9, 1919; 
appointed Vice Consul at Warsaw March 10, 1920; at Hamburg 
March 7, 1928. 

Damm, Henry Christian Augustus. — Born in West Bloom- 
fleld, Wis., January 19, 1874; home, Sewanee, Tenn.; attended 
parochial, public, and normal schools in Illinois; engaged in 
orange culture in Florida; taught in Florida public schools 
from 1898-1904; taught in the Sewanee (Tenn.) Military Acad- 
emy 1904-1909; B. A. and M. A. of the University of the South; 
appointed, after examination (April 7, 1908), Consul at Corn- 
wall May 31, 1909; Consul at Stettin April 9, 1912; Consul of 
class eight by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul 
of class seven February 22, 1915, and assigned to Aix la Chapelle; 
assigned to Stavanger June 5, 1917; detailed to Vardo June 20, 
1918; to Kirkens August 10, 1918; to Christiania October 5, 
1918; unassigned from October 23, 1918; returned to Stavanger 
April 24, 1919; detailed to Copenhagen August 13, 1919; ap- 
pointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class five June 4, 
1920; detailed to Malaga September 23, 1920; assigned to Valen- 
cia June 27, 1921; detailed to Nogales May 17, 1922; assigned 
to Nogales October 2, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class six July 1, 1924; class five December 17, 1925; married. 

Daniel, Helen Lane. — Born in Fredericksburg, Va.; attended 
a preparatory school in Richmond, Va., and Fredericksburg 
College 1910-11; graduated from Fredericksburg State Normal 
School 1913; public-school teacher in Charlottesville, Va., 
1913-1918; clerk with the War Trade Board July, 1918, to March, 
1919; with the Bureau of the Census, Department of Com- 
merce, 1919-1922; transferred to the Department of State and 
appointed a clerk of class one, under Civil Service rules. May 26, 
1922; at $1,680 July 1. 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 1927; at $1,860 
November 1, 1927; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Daniels, Paul Clement.- Born in Buffalo, N. Y., October 26, 
1903; home, Albion, N. Y.; graduated from Yale University 
(A. B.) 1924; attended summer courses at Universities of Dijon 
and Grenoble 1924; Universite de Toulouse 1924-25; teacher of 
French in private school 1925-26; appointed, after examination 
(February 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also 
Vice Consul of career, July 5, 1927; assigned to the Foreign 
Service School September 29, 1927; to Valparaiso February 
24, 1928. 

Daniels, Thomas Leonard.— Born in Piqua, Ohio, July 4, 
1892; home, Minneapolis, Minn.; graduated from Yale Uni- 
versity (A. B.), 1914; treasurer of a linseed-oil manufacturing 
company 1915-1921; served in tlie United States Army, captain 
and major, December, 1917, to January, 1919; appointed, after 
examination (July II, 1921), Secretary of Embassy or Legation 
of class four August 24, 1921; a.ssigned to the Department of 
State September 9, 1921; designated for duty in connection with 
the Conference on the Limitation of Armament September 26, 
1921; assigned to Brussels December 17, 1921; appointed Secre- 



tary of class three May 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class 
six July 1, 1924; assigned as Second Secretary of Embassy at 
Rio de Janeiro July 17, 1924; class five, June 2, 1926; assigned as 
Second Secretary at Rome December 13, 1926; married. 

D'Arcy, Jennie Myrtle. — Born in Guelph, Ontario, Canada; 
naturalized as an American citizen, February 16, 1922, by the 
Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois; graduated from North- 
ern Illinois State Normal 1915; University of Illinois (A. B.) 1925; 
public school .teacher 1909-1915; stenographer for private firms 
1916-1918; secretary to head of division in United States Ord- 
nance Department, Chicago, 111., 1918-19; held various secre- 
tarial and stenographic positions 1919-1927; appointed an edi- 
torial assistant at $1,800 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, April 5, 1927; at .?2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Darley, Mary Lilian. — Born in Alexandria, Va.; attended 
Arlington Institute, St. Mary's Academy, and George Wash- 
ington University; stenographer for Council of National Defense 
1918, and in Government Departments 1919-1924; transferred 
from the Veterans' Bureau and appointed a clerk at $1,320 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, December 
2, 1924; at $1,.500 October 1, 1926; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act). 

Davies, Henry Arthur. — Born in Armidale, Australia, March 
20, 1887; attended Fort St. Sydney High School; employed by 
an importing and wholesale concern in Newcastle since 1912; 
appointed Consular Agent at Newcastle October 5, 1927. 

Davis, Chester Wyman. — Born in Utica, N. Y., NovembeJ" 
6, 1880; home, Utica; attended Hobart College and Cornel' 
University two and a half years; practiced law in Utica 1904- 
1916 and 1919-20; commissioner of public safety in Utica; served 
in the United States Army June, 1916, to August, 1919; retired 
as major; appointed, after examination (January 19, 1920), Con- 
sul of class seven June 4, 1920; assigned to Georgetown August 2, 
1920; appointed Consul of class six November 23, 1921; assigned 
to Strasbourg April 28, 1923; appointed Consul of class five 
December 19, 1923; Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1, 
1924; assigned to Warsaw, May 4, 1926; married. 

Davis, De Lyle. — Born in Price, Utah, August 14, 1896; gradu- 
ated from McKinley Manual Training High School, Washing- 
ton, D. C, 1916; employed as an electrician in Llano, Calif., 
and Washington, D. C, July, 1916, to September, 1917; clerk 
in the War Department, February-August, 1918; radio operator 
in the Signal Corps of the United States Army August, 1918, 
to February, 1919; appointed a clerk at $1,000 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, January 27, 1919; class one 
:March 1. 1922; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,.'-|60 March 1, 1927; at 
$1,680 Julv 1. 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,740 Julv 1, 1928; at $1,800 
October 1, 1928. 

Davis, Edward. — Born in Litchfield, 111., September 7, 1874; 
graduated from Cornell University (LL.B.); entered the 
United States Army, May 13, 1898; present rank, colonei. 
Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military Attach^ at 
Mexico City, January 28, 1926; at Athens and Belgrade 
November 8, 1927. 

Davis, John Ker.- Born in China of American parents March 
5, 1882; home, Wooster, Ohio; attended Pantops Academy (Vir- 
ginia) two years, Wooster Academy two years, Wooslcr Uni- 
versity five years (B. A. and M. A.); private secretary and 
tutor in China three years; instructor in Chinese commercial 
school; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul at Nanking Decem- 
ber 10, 1909, but declined; appointed Deputy Consul General 
at Shanghai April 14, 1910; appointed, after examination (Janu- 
ary 31, 1912), Student Interpreter in China March 12, 1912; 
Deputy Consul General and Interpreter at Shanghai June 7, 
1913; Vice and Deputy Consul General and Interpreter at 
Canton September 16, 1913; Vice and Deputy Consul and 
Interpreter at Chefoo March 17, 1914; appointed Consul of class 
eight June 8, 1915, and assigned to ,\ntung; appointed Consul 
of class seven September 14, 1917; assigned to Nanking May 29, 
1919; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class five 
June 4, 1920; on detail as senior assessor at Shanghai March 3 to 
July 22, 1923; appointed Consul of class four June 3, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; detailed to the Depart- 
ment for three months beginning March 1, 1926; class four June 
8, 1927; appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Service and 
assigned as First Secretary at Peking, June 29, 1927; class three 
January 23, 1928; appointed Consul General and assigned to 
London September 28, 1928; married. 



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Davis, Kathryn Murphy.— Born ia Harrisburg, Pa.; public 
school and business college education; clerk and section chief 
in War Department, 1918-1923; clerk in Department of Agri- 
culture, 1923-1926; appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, February 6, 1926; at $1,200 
March 1, 1927; at $1,320 July 1, 192S (Welch Act); at $1,380 July 
1, 1928. 

Davis, Leslie Ammerton. — Born in Port Jefferson, N. Y., 
April 29, 1876; home. Port Jefferson; graduated from Cornell 
University (Ph. B.), 1898; Columbian (now George Washing- 
ton) University (LL. B.), 1904, and took a one year's course 
in international law at the New York University law school; 
engaged in business, 1898-1901; engaged in the practice of law in 
New York City, 1904-1912; appointed, after examination (June 
27, 1910), Consul at Batura March 13, 1912; Consul at Harput 
April 24, 1914; Consul of class seven by act approved Febru- 
ary 5, 1915; appointeii Consul of class six July 6, 1918; detailed 
to Archangel December 31, 1918; to ITelsingfors April 15. 1919; 
appomted Consul of class five September 5, 1919; class four 
June 4, 1920; Foreign Service OfBcer of class five July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Zagreb September 9, 1924; married. 

Davis, Marianna.— Born in Ohio; educated in public schools 
of Jackson, Ohio, a normal school, and the Bartlett Commercial 
College of Cincinnati; stenographer and typist in Cincinnati; 
appointed clerk class one in the Department of State July 2, 
1906, under the provisions of legislative act approved June 22, 
1906; class two July 1, 1908; class three June 22, to be effective 
Julv 1. 1916; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 December 1, 1925; at 
$1,980 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,040 July 1, 1928. 

Davis, Monnett Bain.— Born in Greencastle, Ind., August 13, 
1893; home. Boulder, Colo.; University of Colorado, A. B. 
1917; served in the First Cavalry, National Guard of Colorado, 
1916; clerkin the American Consulate at Cartagena 1917; second 
lieutenant, United States Army 1917-18; appointed, after exam- 
ination (January 19, 1920), Consul of class seven June 4, 1920; 
assigned to Port Elizabeth February 15, 1921; appointed Consul 
of class six March 1, 1923; assigned to Saltillo January 2, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; 
class six August 8, 1924; assigned to the Department of State 
December 24, 1924; designated Assistant Chief of the Visa 
Office June 1, 1927; class five June 8, 1927; Chief of the Visa 
Office June 1, 1928; married. 

Davis, Nathaniel Penistone. — Born in Princeton, N. J., 
May 1, 1895; home, Princeton; graduated from Lawrenceville 
School 1912; Princeton University (A. B.) 1916; post graduate 
course at the University of Pennsylvania, and at the University 
of Xeuchatel. Switzerland; graduated from the Air Service 
Radio Officers' School, Columbia University, 1918; employed 
as a clerk by the Young Men's Christian Association 1916- 
17; served in the United States Army, retiring as second lieu- 
tenant, December, 1917, to January, 1919; appointed a clerk, 
temporarily, at $1,800 in the Department of State, January 
20, 1919; appointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice 
Consul of career of class three, February 17, 1921; detailed to 
the American Commission at Berlin, July 21, 1921; assigned to 
the Consulate General at Berlin, November 15, 1921; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two May 26, 1922; class one 
February 26, 1923; Consul of class seven December 19, 1923; 
remained at Berlin on detail; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Pernambuco August 17, 
1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven August 31, 
1925; delegate to the Fourteenth Annual National Foreign Trade 
Convention at Detroit May 1927; class six September 29, 3927; 
married. 

Davis, Raymond.— Born in Portland, Me., September 5, 1883; 
home, Portland; graduated from Bowdoin College (A. B.) 1905; 
Yale Forest School (M. F.) 1907; employed in forestry work 
1907-1911; in fruit ranching and road construction in Washing- 
ton and Oregon 19U-1917; in railway freight sheds in San Fran- 
cisco, 1917; served in United States Army July, 1917, to Novem- 
ber, 1919, retiring as a first lieutenant; transportation otricer 
for the Serbian Relief Commission in Serbia and Greece, 1920; 
appointed, after examination (June 27, 1921), Consul of class 
seven November 23, 1921; detailed to Aden, December 14, 1921; 
assigned to Aden, October 2, 1922; detailed to Paris January 2, 
1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 
1924; class seven August 8, 1924; assigned to Lyon, temporarily, 
July 28, 1926; to Paris, August 6, 1926; class six May 17, 1928; 
married. 

Davis, Robert Cyprian.— Born in Washington, D. C, June 16, 
1884; appointed a messenger in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, March 8, 1927. 



Davis, Roy Tasco.— Born in Ewing, Mo., June 24, 1889; home, 
Columbia, Mo.; graduated from La Grange College (A. B.) 1908; 
Brown University (Ph. B.) 1910; served in the Missouri State 
Bureau of the Census 1911-12, and with the State Capitol Com- 
mission of Missouri, 1912-1914; vice president and business 
manager, Stephens College, 1914-1921; appointed Envoy Ex- 
traordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Guatemala, Octo- 
ber 8, 1921; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipoten- 
tiary to Costa Kica, February 10, 1922; married. 

Davis, Thomas Dick. — Born in Macedonia, Miss., March 7, 
1879; home, McAlester, Okla.; graduate of the University of 
Mississippi (A. B.), 1899, (LL. B.) 1901; lawyer; police judge 
in McAlester, 1904-1906; clerk, county court of Pittsburgh 
County, 1908; city attorney of McAlester 1910-1915; appointed, 
after examination (January 19, 1914), Consul of class nine 
February 22, 1915, and assigned to Grenoble; appointed Consul 
of class eight September 14, 1917; assigned to Calais May 27, 
1919; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to Patras 
September 24, 1925; married. 

Dawson, Allan.— Born in Washington, D. C, February 16, 
1903; home, Des Moines, Iowa; graduated from United States 
Military Academy 1924; appointed, after examination (January 
12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, April 15, 1925; 
also Vice Consul of career, and assigned to Rio de Janeiro 
September 2, 1925; to Bahia, temporarily, August 20, 1926; to 
Rio de Janeiro February 7, 1927; appointed Secretary in the 
Diplomatic Service February 17, 1927; assigned as Third 
Secretary at Panama February 23, 1927; at Mexico City 
October 13, 1927; detailed for duty with the delegation to the 
Sixth International Conference of American States, held at 
Habana January 16-February 20. 1928; to the International 
Conference of American States on Conciliation and Arbitration, 
held at Washington December 10, 192S-January 5, 1929. 

Dawson, Claude Ivan. — Born in Burlington, Iowa, October 
23, 1877; home, Anderson, S. C; attended the graded schools 
and Eastern High School, Washington, D. C, and studied one 
year at the Georgetown t/niversity law school; member of the 
District of Columbia militia two years; sergeant. Company Q, 
First District of Columbia Volunteers, May to November, 1898; 
employed in various positions in the treasury department of 
the insular government of Porto Rico, 1899-1904; secretary of 
traction company in South Carolina 1904-1908; examiner in 
Interstate Commerce Commission, 1908-1910; appointed, after 
examination (July 7, 1908), Consul at Puerto Cortes June 24, 
1910; Consul at Valencia August 22, 1912; Consul of class eight 
by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class 
seven March 2, 1915; Consul of class six October 18, 1915, and 
assigned to Tampico; appointed Consul of class five September 
5, 1919; class three June 4, 1920; Consul General of class four 
November 19, 1921; detailed to Mexico City January 16, 1922; 
appointed Consul General of class three March 1, 1923; assigned 
to Mexico City October 2, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class two July 1, 1924; assigned to Stockholm August 
1, 1924; to Rio de Janeiro November 16, 1926; member of 
Board of Review, Foreign Service Personnel, 1927; class one 
September 29, 1927; married. 

Dawson, Leonard Geeding. — Born in Staunton, Va., Janu- 
ary 19, 1882; home, Staunton; educated in public and business 
schools; bookkeeper in Staunton, 1902-03; deputy provincial 
treasurer and provincial treasurer in the Philippines, 1903- 
1916; appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), a Consul of 
class eight February 5, 1918; detailed to Barcelona October 8, 
1918; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; assigned 
to Madras September 8, 1919; to Santander December 27, 1921; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; as- 
signed to Messina March 18, 1925; class six, October 20, 1926; 
assigned to Vera Cruz October 29, 1928; married. 

Dawson, Warrington. — Born in Charleston, S. C September 
27, 1878; home, Charleston; educated, Ecole Saint Thomas 
d'Aquin, Paris, University Schools of Charleston, S. C. and 
Richmond, Va., and College of Charleston; engaged in news- 
paper work in Charleston, and in France, England, Russia, 
Spain, Belgium, Holland, 1897-1909; private secretary to 
Theodore Roosevelt in Africa, 1909; engaged in literary work 
and lecturing in English and in French in the United States, 
France, England, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, 1910-1914; 
special clerk at American Consulate at Rouen in connection 
with German and Austrian war prisoners' files, January- 
February, 1915; newspaper missions in Allied Army Zones 
and under fire, 1915-1917; American War Correspondent, 1917; 
confidential adviser to American Ambassador in Paris, 1917- 
1919; special assistant, American Embassy, Paris, September 
4, 1919. 



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Dawson, William.— Born in St. Paul, Minn., August 11, 1885; 
h(ime, St. Paul; educated at the University of Minnesota and 
I'Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, Paris; appointed Vice 
and Deputy Consul General at Petrograd March 28, 1908; Vice 
and Deputy Consul July 1, 1908; Vice and Deputy Consul 
General at Barcelona August 24, 1908; Vice and Deputy Consul 
General at Frankfort September 2f), 1910; appointed, after 
e.xamination (June 27, 1910), Consul at Rosario November 24, 
1913; Consul of class eight by act approved February 5, 1915: 
appointed Consul of class six March 2, 1915; assigned to Monte- 
video, March 20, 1917; appointed Consul of class five July 6 
1918; designated as American Commissioner at Danzig Octobe.' 
6, 1919; assigned to Danzig March 29, 1920; appointed Consul of 
class three June 4, 1920; detailed to Munich September 19, 1921; 
assigned to Munich November 15, 1921; appointed Consul 
General at Large November 19, 1921; appointed Consul General 
of class three June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class tvpo 
July 1, 1924; assigned to the Department October 23, 1924; mem- 
ber of Board of Review, Foreign Service Personnel, 1925; mem- 
ber of the Executive Committee of the Foreign Service Person- 
nel Board and Chief Instructor of the Foreign Service School 
February 1, 1925; class one June 30, 1927; assigned to Mexico 
City July 6, 1928; married. 

Day, Alma Ethel.— Born in Northampton, Pa.; high school 
graduate; employed as stenographer by a trust company July- 
November 1920; a steel company 1920-21; a private concern 
1924-1926; stenographer and secretary by a steel company 1926- 
27; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, November 15, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 
1928 (W^ch Act); at $1,620 July 1, 1928. 

Deane, Harold Merriman. — Born in Waterbury, Conn., 
October 24, 1891; home. Providence, R. I.; graduated from 
Yale University (A. B.) 1913; teacher in Robert College, Con- 
stantinople, 1913-1917; clerk in Legation in Berne June, 1917, 
to December, 1918; with the Peace Commission, Paris, Decem- 
ber, 1918, to June, 1919; appointed, after examination (May 26, 
1919), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, Septem- 
ber 5, 1919; assigned to Berlin, October 29, 1919; to Quito August 
3, 1921; appointed Secretary of class three August 24, 1921; 
assigned to Tegucigalpa January 3, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned as Third 
Secretary at San Jose July 12, 1924; appointed also Consul, 
and assigned to Valparaiso June 16, 1925; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class six August 31, 1925; assigned as Second 
Secretary at Santiago, temporarily, April 20, 1926; Consul at 
Valparaiso September 9, 1926; at Montreal November 28, 1927; 
married. 

Deans, Amelia Byrd. — Born in Alabama; educated under 
private tutors, in Graduate School of the Department of Agri- 
culture and George Washington University; stenographer and 
clerk for private concerns 1912-1915; stenographer and indexei 
in Department of Agriculture 1915-1920; translator in War 
Department 1920-1923; employed on supervisory statistical 
work in Army Medical Library 1923-1925; appointed junior 
librarian at $1,860 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, February 21, 1925; at $1,920 March 1, 1927; at 
$2,000 November 1. 1927; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $2,300 July 1, 1928. 

Dearing, Fred Morris. — Born in Columbia, Mo., November 
19, 1879; home, Columbia, Boone County, Mo.; graduate of the 
University of Missouri (A. B.); took postgraduate course in juris- 
prudence and diiilomacy in Columbian University; taught a dis- 
trict school in Missouri and in a military academy in St. Louis; 
translator in Post Office Department and in the Department of 
Agriculture, 1902; private secretary to the Envoy Extraordinary 
and Minister Plenipotentiary to Cuba, June, 1904; appointed, 
after examination. Second Secretary of the Legation at Ilabana 
July 30, 1906; Second Secretary of the Legation at Peking April 
6, 1907; Secretary of the Legation at Ilabana January 14, 1909; 
Second Secretary of the Embassy at London February 18, 1910; 
Secretary of the Embassy at Mexico City August 12, 1910; As- 
sistant Chief of the Division of Latin-American Affairs Decem- 
ber 21, 1911; Secretary of the Legation at Brussels July 2, 1913; 
Secretary of the Embassy at Madrid February 11, 1914; Secre- 
tary of Embassy or Legation of class one by act approved 
February 5, 1915; assigned to Petrograd February 2, 1916; desig- 
nated and assigned as Counselor of the Embassy at Petrograd 
July 17, 1916; unassigned from November 7, 1916; detached, 
temporarily, April 1, 1917; retired April, 1919; with the American 
International Corporation 1919-1921; appointed Assistant Secre- 
tary of State March 11, 1921; Envoy Extraordinary and 
Ministc* Plenipotentiary to Portugal February 10, 1922; married. 



DeBerry, Myra Jones.— Born in Brunswick County, Va.; 
attended Blackstone College for Girls, 1912-1918; tea'cher of 
mathematics and history in Virginia high schools, 1918-1920 
and 1921-24; employed by Americanization Bureau of Penn- 
sylvania, 1920; in General Accounting Office, 1924-25; tvpist, 
Department of Agriculture, 1925-26; appointed a clerk at $1,320 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, March 2, 
1926; at $1,380 March 1, 1927; at $1,500 September 1, 1927; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

DeCell, Edith.— Born in Caseyville, Miss.; high school grad- 
uate; attended business college two years; employed as high- 
school music teacher four years; temporary clerk-stenographer 
positions 1923; clerk in the Department of State March-Sep- 
tember, 1923; stenographer for a commercial concern four months, 
appointed a clerk at .$900 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, January 28, 1924; at $1,000, April 22, 1924: 
at $1,320, July 1, 1924; at $1,500, March 1, 192G; at $ 1,620 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

De Courcy, William Earl. — Born in Jackson, Tenn., Febru- 
ary 4, 1894; home, Chattanooga; attended Mississippi Heights 
High School four years and the University of Texas two years; 
employed as traveling accountant by a railroad company 1911- 
1917; served in the United States Army 1917-1919, retiring with 
the rank of second lieutenant; employed as an accountant in 
Europe by the Young Men's Christian Association 1920-21; 
clerk in the American Consulate at Geneva, Switzerland, 1921- 
1923; appointed, after examination (January 15, 1923), Vice 
Consul of career of class three July 6, 1923; assigned to Geneva 
July 10, 1923; to Cairo November 20, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned as Vice 
Consul at Marseille, May 4, 1926; class eight, also Consul, and 
assigned to Marseille August 24, 1927; to Paris April 21, 1928; 
married. 

Deichman, Carl Frederick. — Born in St. Joseph, Mo., Novem- 
ber 23, 1871; home, St. Louis, Mo.; educated in the St. Louis 
public schools, business college, and by private tutors; em- 
ployed by the Missouri Pacific Railway at St. Louis, the St. 
Louis & New Orleans Anchor Line, and in the Lafayette 
Brewery at St. Louis; employed under the United States 
Coast and Geodetic Survey 1899-1907; appointed, after examina- 
tion (March 14, 1907), Consul at Manzanillo March 30, 1907; 
Consul at Tansui May 4, 1908; Consul at Nagasaki May 31, 
1909; Consul at Bombay December 29, 1914; Consul of class 
five by act approved February 5, 1915; assigned to Santos Octo- 
ber 18, 1915; detailed to Valparaiso June 10, 1919; appointed 
Consul of class four September 5, 1919; Consul General of class 
four June 4, 1920; assigned to Valparaiso June 23, 1920; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924. 

Deike, Mildred Viola. — Born in Guelph, Ontario, Canada; 
attended high school and Washington Missionary College, 
Takoma Park, Md.; employed by several business concerns; 
appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $900 in the Department of 
State October 22, 1917; at $1,000 December 1, 1917; at $1,200 
March 1, 1918; at $1,000, under Civil Service rules, January 
6, 1919; class one March 1, 1919; class two August 6, 1920; class 
three September 1, 1922; at $1,860 Julv 1, 1924; class four, March 
1, 1926: at $1,920 March 1, 1927; at $1,980 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act). 

De Lamater, Harry Irving. — Born in Weedsport, N. Y., 
August 25, 1889; attended high school, and Massachusetts In- 
stitute of Technology one year; served in the United States 
Army June 29, 1918, to February 29, 1919; employed as account- 
ant four years; resident manager, grain corporation, Winnipeg, 
Manitoba, two years; marine draftsman. Port Arthur, Ontario, 
three years; appointed Vice Consul at Fort William and Port 
Arthur October 2, 1920. 

de Lambert, Richard Marmaduke.— Born in White Plains, 
N. Y., June 29, 1893; home, Raton, N. Mex.; educated at home 
and in pubhc schools and took courses in a business college, at 
American University, and at Georgetown University; em- 
ployed as secretary to a mine superintendent; chief clerk of a 
sugarite mine; in audit department of a railway company; 
clerk in the American Legation at Teheran 1915-1921; appointed, 
after examination (July 9, 1923), Secretary of Embassy or 
Legation of class four December 12, 1923, and assigned to the 
Department of State; assigned to Quito February 4, 1924; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight and assigned as 
Third Secretary at Quito Julv 1, 1924; at San Josf, Costa Rica, 
October 30, 1926; at San Salvador October 16, 1928; married. 



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Delaney, Thomas James.— Born in Alexandria, Va., July 14, 
1892; attended public schools; served in the United States 
Navy; appointed an assistant messenger in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, December 1, 1919; resigned 
November 14, 1921; messenger for the Conference on Limitation 
of Armament November, 1921. to February, 1922; reinstated 
as assistant messenger in the Department of State February 16, 
1922; appointed messenger August 1, 1923. 

de Lashmutt, Rebekah Leiter. — Born in Frederick, Md.; at- 
tended private, public, and business schools; two years political 
science, George Washington University, 1917-18; teacher 1908- 
1910; clerk and stenographer in lawyers' offices and business 
houses 1910-1915; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the Depart- 
ment of State January 15, 1915; permanently, at $1,000, under 
Executive order, June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class 
one, temporarily, November 1, 1916; permanently March 12, 
1917; class two May 1, 1918; class three March 1, 1919; class four 
November 1, 1923; at $2,100 Julv 1, 1924; at $2,200 December 1, 
1925; at $2,300 November 1, 1927; at $2,400 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act). 

DeMaret, Pearl Larkin. — Born in Salem, Ohio; educated in 
public schools and business college; telephone operator 1916-17; 
stenographer and clerk for various private concerns 1917-1925; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, February 16, 1925; at $1,500 December 16, 
1925; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,620 November 1, 19271 at 
$1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Dement, Walter Franklin. — Born in Granada, Miss., August 
18, 1900; attended University of Mississippi law school; employed 
in vaiious clerical capacities and as a news reporter; corporal in 
Fouith Division band. United States Army 1920-21; appointed 
a cleik in the American Consulate at Leipzig April 6, 1926; 
Vice Consul at Leipzig June 19, 1928. 

Demorest, Alfredo L. — Born in Santiago, Chile, February 13, 
1881; attended Colegio "Ygnacio Domeyko" 1888-1890; Insti- 
tute Ingles 1891-1895; University of Santiago 1896-1899 (B. A.); 
University of California 1901-2; author and illustrator; assistant 
quartermaster for a powder company. New Jersey; served in 
United States Army July 23, 1918, to October 1, 1919, as first 
lieutenant; Assistant Military Attache, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 
appointed Vice Consul at Trinidad March 9, 1921. 

Denby, James Orr. — Born in Peking, China, of American 
parents, August 30, 1896; home, Washington, D. C; graduated 
from Princeton University (A. B.) 1920; George Washington 
University (M. A.) 1921; served as sergeant in the United States 
Army 1917-1919; appointed, after examination (July 11, 1921), 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four August 24, 1921; 
assigned to the Department of State September 8, 1921; desig- 
nated for duty in connection with the Conference on Limita- 
tion of Armament September 30, 1921; assigned to Tokvo Janu- 
ary 31, 1922; to .\thens July 23, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight and assigned as Third Secretary of Legation 
at Athens July 1, 1924; class seven August 8, 1924; class six 
October 19, 1926; assigned as Second Secretary at Managua 
November 1, 1926, but did not go to post; as Second Secretary 
at Peking January 21, 1927; married. 

Dennett, Tyler.— Born in Spencer, Wis , June 13, 1883; 
graduated from Williams College (A. B.) 1904, and Johns 
Hopkins University (Ph. D.) 1924; engaged in secretarial, 
literary, and social work several years; editor 1915-1918; cor- 
respondent with the Commission to Negotiate Peace 1918; 
engaged in historical research in diplomatic history of the 
Far East 1919-1925; lecturer in history at Johns Hopkins 
University 1923-24; author of numerous books, monographs, 
and magazine articles; appointed a drafting officer at $3,800 
in the Department of State and designated Chief of the Divi- 
sion of Publications December 22, 1924; at $4,200 February 1, 
1926; designated as member of the Board of Review for Effi- 
ciencv Ratings Julv 11, 1927; at $4,400 November 1. 1927; at 
$4,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $5,600 October 1, 1928; desig- 
nated as Historical Adviser February 15, 1929. 

Dennison, Edwin Haldeman.— Born in Columbus, Ohio, Oc- 
tober 28, 1872; home, Columbus; educated in the Harcourt 
School, Oambier, Ohio, St. Paul's School, Concord, N. H., and 
Yale College; employed in the Indian Service and under the 
Department of the Interior; appointed, after examination (No- 
vember 4, 1903), Commercial Agent at Rimouski November 7, 
1903; Consul at Bombay June 22, 1906; Consul at Dundee De- 
cember 19, 1910; Consul of class five by act approved February 
5, 1915; appointed Consul General of class five October 18, 1915. 

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and assigned to Christiania; appointed Consul of class four 
April 16, 1917, and assigned to Birmingham; assigned to Que- 
bec March 15, 1919; appointed Consul of class three April 13, 
1920; Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; married. 

de Olivares, Jose.— Born in California November 26, 1867; 
home, St. Louis, Mo.; educated in private and public schools of 
southern California, by tutors, and at the Liceo de Varones at 
Guadalajara, Mexico; traveling correspondent for various 
American newspapers until 1901; correspondent at Paris Ex- 
position, 1900; author of "Our Islands and Their People"; 
war correspondent during Spanish-.\merican War; World's 
Fair (St. Louis) Exposition Commissioner to the South Amer- 
ican Republics, and commissioner from the Argentine Repub- 
lic to tlie exposition in 1904; newspaper correspondent until 
1906; appointed, after examination (June 13, 1900), Consul at 
Managua June 23, 1906; assigned to special duty in the Depart- 
ment of State December 1, 1909, to January 11, 1910; appointed 
Consul at Madras January 27, 1911; Consul at Hamilton, On- 
tario, December 29, 1914; Consul of class seven by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class six April 16, 
1917; class five September 5, 1919; class four June 4, 1920; as- 
signed to Kingston, Jamaica, June 23, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; married. 

DePass, Morris B.— First lieutenant. United States Army; 
assigned to duty as a Language Officer at Peking, March 22, 1927. 

Derry, Charles Hall.— Born in Macon, Ga., June 14, 1900; 
home, Macon; high-school graduate; served in the United States 
Navy July, 1918-January, 1919; with various business concerns 
in Macon 1919-1922; appointed, after examination (January 16, 
1922), Vice Consul of career of class three May 26, 1922; assigned 
to Santa Marta August 28, 1922; appointed Consular Assistant 
August 14, 1923, and detailed to the Department of State; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; Vice 
Consul of career January 6, 1927; class eight June 30, 1927; Consul 
July 16, 1927; assigned to Paris June 2, 1928; married. 

De Vault, Charles Lemuel. — Born in Columbia City, Ind., 
October 22, 1874; home, Winchester, Ind.; attended private and 
public schools of Indiana; graduated Churubusco (Ind.) High 
School 1889; principal of Collins (Ind.) schools 1891; graduate of 
University of Michigan (LL. B.) 1895: school superintendent. 
New Haven (Ind.), 1895-96; clerk of Indiana House of Represent- 
atives 1903; practiced law continuously from 1896 to 1918: in gen- 
eral practice and of regular counsel for American Gas & Electric 
Co., 30 Church Street, New York. Pan-American Railroad 
Co., Provident Trust Co., Grant Realty Co., Insurance Union 
of Indiana; title-examiner Federal Farm Loan (Indiana); founder 
(1904) of Mexican Railway Journal (City of Mexico) and joint- 
editor of Mexican Journal of Commerce; appointed clerk in 
American Embassy at Paris February 7, 1918; Vice Consul at 
Paris April 15, 1919; at London November 5, 1920; appointed, 
after examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class 
three October 26, 1921; assigned to London November 14, 
1921; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two November 
23, 1923; class one May 10, 1924; Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied, July 1, 1924; class nine, also Consul, August 8, 1924; assigned 
to "Taihoku December 12, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight February 24, 1925: assigned to Tokyo March 
3, 1928; married. 

de Verteuil, Marc. — British subject, born in Trinidad March 
10, 1894; graduated from St. Marys College; served in various 
capacities with the Trinidad Lake Asphalt Co. (Ltd.), Brigh- 
ton, eight years; appointed Consular Agent at Brighton March 
23, 1921. 

De Votie, Vernon Calhoun. — Born in Greeley, Colo., Novem- 
ber 26, 1879, Hamilton College, Clinton, N. Y., B. S. 1903; 
entered United States Army November 27, 1917; present rank, 
captain. Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military Attache 
at Bogota, Caracas, and Quito, October 29, 1928. 

de Wolf, Francis Colt.— Born in Aix-la-Chapelle, Germany, 
of American parents, October 28, 1894; attended primary schools 
of Belgium and studied under a tutor three years; graduated 
from Providence (R. I.) High School 1914; from Harvard Uni- 
versity (A. B.) 1918; and from Columbia Law School (LL. B.) 
1922; representative of a New York trust company abroad one 
year; appointed an assistant solicitor at $2,500 in the Depart- 
ment of State October 18, 1922; at $3,000 November 1, 1923; 
an assistant to the solicitor at $3,200 May 1, 1925; at $3,400 Feb- 
ruarv 1, 1926; at $3,500 November 1, 1927; at $3,600 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $3,800 October 1, 1928. 



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Dick, Hasell Hutchinson.— Born in Rock Hill, S. C, June 29, 
1888; home, Sumter, S. C; educated in public schools of Sum- 
ter, and spent two and a half years at the United States Naval 
Academy; member of the National Guard, South Carolina; 
appointed, after examination (January 30, 1911), Consular 
Assistant March 10, 1911; Deputy Consul General at Yokohama 
May 17, 1911; Vice and Deputy Consul General at Yokohama 
June 11, 1912; on detail in the Department of State January 25 
to August 3, 1915; appointed Vice Consul at Jerusalem July 19, 
1915; Vice Consul at Basel July 13, 1917; Consul of class eight 
September 14, 1917; detailed to Basel June, 1917; appointed 
Consul of class six September 5, 1919; detailed, temporarily, to 
Geneva October 23, 1919; detailed to the Department of State 
May 21, 1920; appointed Consul of class five June 4, 1920; class 
four June 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 
1924; assigned to Sydney, Nova Scotia, September 22, 1924; to 
Rangoon November 27, 1926; married. 

Dickerson, Charles E., jr. — Born in Mount Hermon, Mass., 
December 12, 1898; Harvard University (A. B.), 1920; teacher 
in Robert College, Constantinople, Turkey, 1920-21; entered the 
service of the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, 
October 10, 1921; appointed Assistant Trade Commissioner at 
Athens July 1, 1922; Assistant Commercial Attache April 28, 
1927; Commercial Attach^ at Cairo March 19, 1928. 

Dickey, Caroline. — Born in London, England; completed 
course in a private school; operator for Western Union Tele- 
graph Co., Buffalo, N. Y., two years; operator and assistant 
chief. Bell Telephone Co., Buflalo, five years; appointed an 
assistant telephone operator, temporarily, at $720 in the Depart- 
ment of State November 18, 1918; telephone switchboard 
operator at $720, under Civil Service rules, August 3, 1920, 
at $1,140 July 1, 1924; at $1,200 March 1, 1925; at $1,260 Decem- 
ber 1, 1925; at $1,320 March 1, 1927; at $1,380 November 1, 1927; 
at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Dickinson, Horace Jewell. — Born in Arkansas City, Ark., 
October 26, 1885; home. Little Rock, Ark.; attended the 
public schools of Arkansas and the University of Arkansas 
three years; stenographer and typist, Bureau of Customs and 
Immigration, Philippine Islands, 1905-1909; appointed Marshal 
of the Consular Court at Canton July 6, 1909; appointed, after 
examination (Marcli 15, 1915), Consul of class nine April 19, 1917; 
assigned to Padang July 21, 1917; appointed Consul of class eight 
September 14, 1917; in charge of the American Consulate at 
Batavia January 9 to July 9, 1918; detailed to Singapore June 18, 
1918; assigned to Antilla February 7, 1922; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924. 

Dickover, Erie Roy. — Born in Long Beach, Calif., January 20, 
1888; home, Santa Barbara, Calif. ; attended the public schools of 
California ten years, Stanford University one and one-half years, 
University of California three years, B. S. (1913); bookkeeper 
in a bank 1905-1908 and 1910-11; manager auto livery company 
summer of 1909; appointed, after examination (January 19, 
1914), Student Interpreter in Japan April 4, 1914; Vice Consul 
at Dairen March 30, 1916; Vice Consul at Kobe June 8, 1916; 
also Interpreter at Kobe October 27, 1916; appointed Consul 
of class six November 23, 1921; remained at Kobe on detail; 
appointed Consul of class five March 1, 1923; Foreign Service 
Officer of class six July 1, 1924; class five February 24, 1925; 
assigned to Kobe May 20, 1926. 

Dickson, Lillie Virginia. — Born in Washington, D. C; stenog- 
rapher in real estate and law offices for eight years; appointed a 
clerk, temporarily, in the Department of State, December 6, 
1915; permanently, at $1,000, under Executive order, June 22, 
to be effective July 1, 1916; class one, temporarily, October 18, 
1916; permanently, March 7, 1917; class two March 1, 1919; 
resigned March 23, 1920; reinstated as a clerk of class one, March 
21, 1921; class two December 30, 1922, effective January 1, 1923; 
at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 1927; at $1,800 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act). 

Dickson, Samuel Stirman.— Born in Fayetteville, Ark., No- 
vember 18, 1895; home, Gallup, N. Mex.; educated in public 
and private schools and spent two years at Washington and 
Lee University; employed in a bank for a year; clerk in the 
American Embassy at London, September, 1917-May, 1918; 
appointed, after examination (June 25, 1917), Secretary of Em- 
bassy or Legation of class four May 3, 1918; assigned to London 
June 2, 1918; appointed Secretary of class three December 20, 
1919; assigned to Asuncion, February 27, 1920; assigned to Lisbon 
March 1, 1922; to Bangkok September 29, 1922; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class seven and assignefl as Third Sec- 



retary at Bangkok July 1, 1924; at San Salvador November 20, 
1926; at Lima July 21, 1928, but did not proceed to post; at 
Bogota October 16, 1928. 

Diehl, Howard Frederick. — Born in Springfield, Ohio, April 
29, 1895; home, Springfield; graduated from Miami (Ohio) 
Military Institute 1913; attended Wharton School of Finance 
and Commerce and Law School of the University of Pennsyl- 
vania 1913-14; University of Cambridge, England, April-June 
1919* Stanford University, A. B. 1926; associated with father 
in hardware business 1915-1917; served in the United States 
Army 1917-1919; manager of a branch office of a bond concern 
1919-1921; in bond and brokerage business 1921- 1924; member of 
the Chicago Board of Trade 1923-1925; appointed, after exam- 
ination (February 28, 1927) , Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
and Vice Consul of career, January 13, 1928; assigned to the For- 
eign Service School January 20, 1928; to Barranqiiilla June 13, 
1928; to Santa Marta, temporarily, October 26, 1928. 

Dismon, Frances Naomi. — Born in New York City; grad- 
uated from Hunter College (B. A.) 1916; employed by private 
corporation 1916-17; clerk in War Department 1917-18; engaged 
in teaching and other educational work 1918-1920; clerk in the 
Department of State May-November, 1923, and April-August, 
1924; appointed a clerk at $1,140, in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, October 27, 1924; at $1,200 December 1, 
1925; at $1,260 March 1, 1927; at $1,380 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,440 July 1, 1928; at $1,620 October 1, 1928. 

Diven, Frederick Menkert. — Born in Baltimore, Md., Feb- 
ruary 17, 1892; attended the public schools of Baltimore, Md., 
graduated from Frederick (Md.) High School, June, 1909; 
University of Virginia (LL. B.), 1912; instructor of law at the 
University of Virginia January, 1913, to June, 1914; practiced 
law two years; employed by an advertising company October, 
1916, to August, 1917; served in the United States Army August, 
November, 1917; in the United States Navy May, 1918, to 
February, 1919; appointed a clerk at $900 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, March 24, 1919; at $1,000 Julv 1, 
1919; class one, May 1, 1920; class two December 30, 1922, effec- 
tive January 1, 1923; law clerk at $2,000 Februarv 10, 1923; at 
$2,250 November 1, 1923; at $2,500 July 1, 1924; at $2,700 May 1, 
1925; at $3,000 December 31, 1925, effective Januarv 1, 1926; 
Assistant Solicitor at $3,000 Januarv 1, 1926; at $3,200 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $3,300 July 1, 1928. 

Dix, Adele Emma. — Born in Baltimore, Md.; has a public 
and business school education; specialized in English at George 
Washington University one year; appointed a clerk, tempo- 
rarily, in the Department of State, August 7, 1914; permanently 
at $1,000 under Executive order, June 22, to be effective July 1, 
1916; class one October 3, 1917; class two March 1, 1919; class 
three November 1, 1923; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 Julv 1, 
1928 (Welch Act). 

Doane, Elizabeth S. — Born in Earlville, 111.; high school grad- 
uate; degree of bachelor of pedagogy from New Mexico Normal 
School; attended Illinois State Normal one year, Kansas State 
University three years; public school teacher nineteen years; 
deputy county treasurer three years; clerk for publishing com- 
pany one year; clerk in the Bureau of the Census 1920-21; ap- 
pointed a clerk at $900 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, February 10, 1921; at $1,000 September 1, 1922; 
at $1,100 May 31 effective June 1, 1924; at $1,380 July 1, 1924; at 
$1,440 March 1, 1927; at $1,500 May 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act). 

Dodge, H. Percival.— Born in Boston, Mass., January 18, 1870; 
home, Boston; graduate of Harvard University (A. B.) 1892, 
and of Harvard law school (LL. B.) 1895; admitted to the bar 
of Suffolk County, Mass., 1895; practiced law in Boston, 1895- 
1897; studied in Europe, 1S97-98; appointed Third Secretary of 
the Embassy at Berlin Februarv 16, 1899; Second Secretarv of 
the Embassy July 9, 1900, to take effect September 1, 1900; Sec- 
retary of the Embassy October 13, 1902; Secretary of the Embassy 
at Tokyo August 8, 1906; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister 
Plenipotentiary to Honduras and Salvador July 1, 1907; con- 
tinued as Minister to Honduras until February 6, 1909; ap- 
pointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to 
Salvador July 1, 1908; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Pleni- 
potentiary to Morocco May 12, 1909; Resident Diplomatic 
Officer and Chief of the Division of Latin-American Affairs, De- 
partment of State, June 22, 1910; Envoy Extraordinary and 
Minister Plenipotentiary to Panama July 0, 1911; on May 12, 
1912, designated chairman of the comnnttee to supervise the 
Panaman municipal and presidential elections of 1912; retired 
from the Diplomatic Service August 25, 1913; designated secre- 



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tary to the Special Commission of the United States at Niagara 
Falls Mediation Conference May 16, 1914; appointed by the 
Department of State to assist the American Ambassador at 
Paris, August 4, 1914; special agent of the Department of State 
in Serbia June 28, 1917; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister 
Plenipotentiary to the Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats, and 
Slovenes July 17, 1919; special representative oi the President, 
with r:mk of' Ambassador, to the marriage ceremonies ol King 
Alexander; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary 
to Denmark February 23, 1926; married. 

Dodson, Frederick Augustus.— Born in Boston, Mass., April 
18, 1898; served in the United States Navy May, 1918, to Sep- 
tember, 1919; appointed an assistant messenger in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, December 1, 1919. 

Doherty, Charles Wylie. — Born in Jackson, Miss., January 5 
1857; attended the public schools of Mississippi and the Uni- 
versity of Mississippi ore term; telegraph operator sixteen years, 
stenographer in Memphis, Tenn., two years; farmed and en- 
gaged in merchandising in Mississippi fourteen years; member 
of the state legislature of Mississippi eight years; appointed 
Vice and Deputy Consul at Cartagena, August 13, 1913; Vice 
Consul by act approved February 5, 1915; retired, 1915; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul at Nogales August 23, 1916; at Mexicali, 
August 21. 1921. 

Doherty, Nona Lillian.— Born in Washington, D. C; Uni- 
versity of Michigan, A. B. 1923; employed in the Department of 
Agriculture summers of 1918, 1919, 1922, and also 1920-21 and 
1923-24; Library of Congress 1924-1927; Department of Agricul- 
ture 1927-28; appointed a junior librarian at $2,000 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules, December 1, 1928. 

•Dolbeare, Frederic Russell. — Born in Oshkosh.Wis., October 
8, 1885; home, Hartford, Conn.; graduate of Yale University 
(A. B.^, 1907, and took a year's course at the University of 
Munich; instructor at St. Paul's School, 1907-1912; appointed, 
after examination (November 30, 1914), Secretary of Embassy 
or Legation of class five March 2, 1915; assigned to Vienna 
March 6, 1915; appointed Secretary of Embassy or Legation of 
class four July 28, 1915; class three May 10, 1916; assigned to 
Berne March 8, 1917; to Warsaw April 16, 1919; to Berlin Octo- 
ber 29, 1919; appointed Secretary of class two December 20, 1919; 
assigned to Constantinople November 9, 1922; to London Jan- 
uary 31, 1923; appointed Secretary of class one January 23, 1924; 
Foreign Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; detailed to 
the Department of State October 9, 1924; member of Board of 
Review, Foreign Service Personnel, 1925; detailed as a Foreign 
Service Inspector January 9, 1925; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class two February 24, 1925; detailed to the Depart- 
ment December 26, 1925; technical assistant to the representation 
on the Preparatory Commission for the Disarmament Confer- 
ence, held at Geneva March 21-April 26, 1927; assigned as 
Counselor of Legation at Berne April 28, 1927; secretary of the 
delegation to the Conference for the Limitation of Naval Arma- 
ment, held at Geneva June 20-August 4, 1927; assigned as Coun- 
selor of Legation at Ottawa July 12, 1927; retired April 8, 1928. 

Dominey, Alice Elizabeth. — Born in Elbing, Kans.; high- 
school graduate; attended business college; appointed a clerk at 
$1,440 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
August 16, 1928. 

Dominian, Leon.— Born in Turkey April 13, 1880; natural- 
ized in New York November 1913; graduated from Robert 
College (A. B.) 1898, and studied at LTniversity of Liege 1899- 
1900; employed as a field assistant, Geological Survey 1903; 
instructor in New Mexico 1904: engaged in exploration work 
in Nevada, Arizona, and Mexico 1905-1907; in writing 1908- 
1911; editorial writer and geographer, American Geographical 
Society of New York, 1912-1917; research work for the Depart- 
ment of State 1917-1919; attached to American Commission 
to Negotiate Peace February 15, 1919; appointed a special 
assistant in the Department of State at $3,000, August 12, 1919; 
drafting officer at $3,000, July 1, 1920; appointed, after examina- 
tion (June 28, 1920), a Consul of class four to assist in economic 
investigational work, June 9, 1921; detailed to Rome July 21, 
1921; appointed Consul of class three June 3, 1924; assigned to 
Rome June 18, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
four July 1, 1924; married. 

Donald, George Kenneth. — Born in Mobile, Ala., November 
27, 1890; home. Mobile; attended the University Military School 
of Mobile five years, Phillips Andover Academy one year, Yale 
University four years (A. B. 1912); employed in timber export 



business during summer vacations 1912-1914; appointed, after 
examination (January 19, 1914), Consul at Maracaibo June 22, 
1914; Consul of class eight by act approved February 5, 1915; 
assigned to Nuevo Laredo March 20, 1917; appointed Consul 
of class seven April 16, 1917; assigned to Aguascalientes Sep- 
tember 5, 1917; to St. Pierre-Miquelon August 31, 1918, but 
did not proceed to that post; detailed to Sydney, Nova Scotia, 
September 23, 1918; assigned to Tegucigalpa, March 15, 1919; 
appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class five 
November 19, 1921; assigned to Johannesburg May 17, 1922; 
appointed Consul of class four March 1, 1923; Foreign Service 
Officer of class five July 1, 1924; class four August 8, 1924; class 
three August 24, 1927; assigned to the Department May 11, 1928; 
Consul General and assigned to Guatemala June 12, 1928; 
married. 

Donegan, Alfred William.— Born in Huntsville, Ala., March 
3, 1883; home. Mobile, Ala.; attended private schools nine 
years, the University of Virginia one year, and the University 
of Virginia law school three years; studied in Austria 1904-05; 
appointed Consular Agent at Brunn, Austria, May 10, 1905; 
resigned June 30, 1907; bookkeeper in bank in Mobile, Ala., 
1907; appointed, after examination (April 7, 1908), Consular 
Assistant June 24, 1908; Deputy Consul General at Budapest 
September 30, 1908; Vice and Deputy Consul at Algiers April 
20, 1909; Deputy Consul General at Montreal February 1, 1910; 
Consul at Magdeburg June 24, 1910; Consul of class eight by 
act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class seven 
February 22, 1915; detailed for duty in the American Legation 
at Berne February 28, 1917; appointed Consul of class six Sep- 
tember 14, 1917; detailed to Zurich January 13, 1919; appointed 
Consul of class five September 5, 1919; class four Jrjie 4, 1920; 
assigned to Konigsberg November 15, 1921; to Patras April 28, 
1923; reassigned January 29, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class five July 1, 1924; assigned to Munich September 

24, 1925; class four September 29, 1927; married. 

Donnelly, Walter J.— Born in New Haven, Conn., January 9, 
1896; attended Georgetown University; engaged in newspaper 
and advertising work; special agent, Department of Justice; 
Commercial Attache in Boston ofhce of Bureau of Foreign and 
Domestic Commerce November 5, 1923; Assistant Trade Com- 
missioner at Ottawa July 1, 1924; Trade Commissioner July 1, 
1927; Commercial Attach^ at Bogota December 8, 1928. 

Donovan, Howard. — Born in Windsor, 111., November 12, 
1895; home, Windsor; graduated from Yale University (Ph. B.) 
1920; served in the United States Army January-December, 
1918; employed with an express company three months and 
a motors export company one year; appointed, after examina- 
tion (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class three October 

26, 1921; assigned to London December 14, 1921; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two February 26, 1923; class one 
November 23, 1923; assigned to Rio de Janeiro February 29, 
1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; class eight, also Consul August 8, 1924; assigned to Bahia, 
temporarily, October 28, 1925, permanently. May 20, 1926; 
married. 

Doolittle, Hooker Austin. — Born in Mohawk, N. Y., January 

27, 1889; home, Utica, N. Y.; attended the Utica (N. Y.) Free 
Academy and graduated from Cornell University (A. B.) 1911; 
employed in various clerical capacities in Rahway, N. J., and 
Utica, N. Y., 1911-1913; engaged in automobile accessories 
business in ,\tlanta, Ga.. 1914; with Retail Credit Company 
in Atlanta and New Orleans 1914-1916; commercial agent in 
New York of the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, 
Department of Commerce. 1916; appointed Vice Consul at 
Tiflis January 19, 1917; appointed, after examination (June 28, 
1920), ^'ice Consul of career of class three September 7, 1920, 
and assigned to Tiflis; assigned to Madras April 23, 1921; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul of career of class two November 17, 1921; 
class one May 26, 1922; Consul of class seven March 1, 1923; 
remained at Madras on detail; detailed to Marseille July 19, 
1923; appointed Consul of class six December 19, 1923: Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to Bilbao 
June 2, 1926; class six September 29, 1927; married. 

Dooman, Eugene Hofifman. — Born in Osaka, Japan, March 

25, 1890; father naturalized during his minority; homo, New 
York City; attended Trinity School, New York, two years. 
Trinity College, Hartford, Conn., four years (B. S.); Columbia 
University one year; appointed, after examination (January 
31, 1912), Student Interpreter in Japan March 12, 1912; Vice 
Consul and Interpreter at Kobe May 7, 1915; Consul of class 
eight September 14, 1917; on detail at Kobe; appointed Consul 
of class six September 5, 1919; detailed, temporarily, to Taihoku 
September 7, 1920; appointed Assistant Japanese Secretary of 



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Embassy at Tokyo July 1, 1921; ForeigB Service Officer of class 
six July 1, 1924; class five August 8, 1924; Secretary in the Diplo- 
matic Service, April 30, 1926; Assistant Japanese Secretary and 
Second Secretary, April 30, 1926; Japanese Secretary and Second 
Secretary at Tokyo, May 19, 1926; class four May 17, 1928. 
married. 

Doran, Helen Fay.— Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
the McKinlcy Manual Training School 1904-1908; George 
Washington University 1908-09; Temple School of Shorthand 
1909-10; clerk in the Census Bureau 1910-1912; stenographer 
for surety and insurance companies in Washington 1912-1917; 
appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the Department of State 
June 11, 1917; permanently at $1,000, under Civil Service rules, 
November 23, 1917; class one May 1, 1918; class two December 
31, 1919, effective January 1, 1920; class three September 1, 1922; 
at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 March 1, 1927; at $2,100 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $2,200 July 1, 1928; at $2,300 October 1, 1928. 

Dormady, Francis P. — Born in Ashland, Wis., August 13, 
1890; attended business college; George Washington University 
1919; National University 1926-1928; clerk for law firm 1909- 
1911; secretary to the Secretary of Interior of the Philippine 
Islands 1912-1916; clerk for fruit company at Port Limon 1917; 
served in United States Army 1918, retiring with the rank of 
sergeant major; clerk in War Department 1919; clerk to Com- 
mercial Attache at Peking 1919-20; appointed Vice Consul at 
Tientsin June 25, 1920; at Amoy November 15, 1923; resigned 
August 6, 1924; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, January 23, 1925; drafting 
officer at $3,000 July 1, 1925; at $3,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Dorr, Julian Childe.— Born in Seattle, Wash., October 14, 
1896; home. New York City; attended public schools and 
Georgetown School of Foreign Service 1919-1921; employed as 
a salesman and a newspaper reporter; editorial clerk Bureau of 
Foreign and Domestic Commerce one month; served in the 
United States Army May, 1917, to August, 1918; appointed, 
after examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class 
three October 26, 1921: assigned to Prague December 14, 1921; 
to Naple.s March 15, 1922; appointed Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Genoa, March 6, 1926; 
married. 

Dorsey, William Henry.— Born September 5, 1869; employed 
in the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, 1906-1911; trans- 
ferred to the Department of State as laborer, under Civil 
Service rules, November 24, 1911. 

Dorsey, William Roderick. — Born in Newmarket, Md., 
October 8, 1868; home, Baltimore, Md.; graduate of University 
of Maryland law school, 1893; practiced law in Baltimore, 1894- 
1896; afterwards engaged in various business enterprises in New 
York, London, and Shanghai; appointed Deputy Consul- 
General at Shanghai January 14, 1907; also Marshal August 13, 
1907; Vice and Deputy Consul General June 25, 1908; retired as 
Marshal July 31, 1908; appointed, after examination (June 27, 
1910), Consul at Jerez de la Frontera August 22, 1912; Consul at 
Tripoli November 24, 1913; Consul of class eight by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class seven 
March 2, 1915; assigned to Rangoon July 14, 1916; to Quebec 
March 20, 1917; appointed Consul of class six September 14, 
1917; detailed to Shanghai September 11, 1918; appointed Consul 
of class five September 5, 1919; assigned to Florence October 
22, 1919; appointed Consul of class four June 4, 1920; assigned to 
Catania March 30, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class five July 1, 1924; class four February 24, 1925; assigned to 
Tsingtao April 10, 1925; to Tientsin, temporarily, July 28, 1928; 
married. 

Doty, William Furman.— Born in Brooklyn, N. Y., Decem- 
ber 1, 1870; home, Princeton, N. J.; attended the public schools 
of Brooklyn and VVashington, and the Lawrenceville (N. J.) 
Preparatory School, Princeton University, and Princeton Theo- 
logical Seminary; page in Senate two years; private secretary, 
1886-87; teacher; minister; employed as clerk in the American 
Consulate at Tahiti in 1900; appointed, after examination (July 
29, 1902), Consul at Tahiti July 31, 1902; Consul at Tabriz June 
22, 1906; Consul at Riga June 24, 1910; Consul at Nassau, No- 
vember 24, 1913; Consul of class seven by act approved Feb- 
ruary 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class six September 1, 1916; 
assigned to Cardiff April 24, 1919; to Stoke-on-Trent March 1, 
1920; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 
1924; assigned to St. Michael's September 9, 1924; to New- 
castle-on-Tyne December 22, 1927; married. 

Doughten, John Preston.— Born in Wilmington, Del., May 
25, 1886; home, Wilmington; attended the William Penn 



Charter School 1903-1905; University of Virginia two years; 
appointed Vice and Deputy Consul at Burslem November 9, 
1908; Deputy Consul at Kobe August 23, 1910; Vice Consul at 
Kobe February 6, 1915; Vice Consul at Calcutta April 30, 1915; 
appointed, after examination (January 19, 1914), Consul of 
class eight February 19, 1918; detailed to Moscow February 21, 
1918, but returned to United States without having reached 
his post; detailed to Bordeaux October 8, 1918; assigned to 
Liege December 17, 1918; detailed to Brussels May 19, 1919; 
appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; returned to 
Liege April 9, 1920; assigned to Leniberg May 26, 1920; detailed 
to Warsaw July 24, 1920; detailed to the Department of State 
February 1, 1921; designated Acting Chief of the Visa Office 
September 16, 1921; Chief, December 20, 1921; appointed For- 
eign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to 
London November 25. 1924. 

Douglass, William Boone, jr. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
April 7, 1898; attended Cornell University W16-1918 and 1920- 
1922; Columbia University 1919-20; clerk in War Department 
and Department of Agriculture three months each; chairman 
for public land survey in New Mexico one season; stenographer 
three months; clerk in the American Consulate at Calcutta 
1922-23; appointed Vice Consul at Calcutta September 1, 1923; 
at Karachi September 11, 1923; at Calcutta July 15, 1925; at 
Santo Domingo January 8, 1926; resigned November 4, 1926; 
appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Santo Domingo 
December 20, 1927; Vice Consul at Santo Domingo March 14, 
1928; clerk at Santo Domingo, temporarily, July 10. 1928; Vice 
Consul at Santo Domingo September 11, 1928; at Cape Haitien, 
temporarily, September 6, 1928; at Santo Domingo October 30, 
1928. 

Dow, Edward A.— Born in Fort Dodge, Iowa, April 20, 1879; 
home, Omaha, Nebr.; graduate of St. Ambrose College and 
took a two years' course at St. Paul Seminary; employed as 
railway timekeeper in 1899; in life insurance business in Iowa 
and Nebraska, 1900-1907, and in the real estate business 1907- 
1915; appointed after examination (January 25, 1915), Consul 
of class nine October 18, 1915; assigned to St. Stephen Novem- 
ber 22, 1915; to Fort William and Port Arthur March 20, 1917; 
appointed Consul of class eight September 14, 1917, and as- 
signed to Ciudad Juarez; appointed Consul of class six Septem- 
ber 5, 1919; class five June 4, 1920; assigned to Algiers October 
23, 1920; appointed Consul of class four August 23, 1922; Foreign 
Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; assigned to Rotterdam 
October 20, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four 
February 24, 1925; assigned to Frankfort on the Main September 
7, 1928; married. 

Dowrick, Lillie Belle. — Born in Washington, D. C; educated 
in public schools; employed as stenographer in a business 
house 1912-1914, and in the British Embassy, 1916-1920; ap- 
pointed a clerk of class one in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, December 22, 1920; class two March 1, 1924; 
at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 December 1, 1925; at $1,800 
November 1, 1927; at $1,860 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Doyle, Albert Martin.— Born in Chatham, Ontario, Canada, 
September 3, 1892; naturalized in 1918; home, Detroit, Mich.; 
graduated from Toronto University (A. B.) 1913; University 
of Detroit (LL. B.) 1921; employed as teacher, reporter, real 
estate sales agent, and assistant probation officer of the re- 
corder's court, Detroit; served in the United States Army 
November, 1917, to October, 1919; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 16, 1922), Vice Consul ol career of class three May 
26, 1922; assigned to Amsterdam .\ugust 28, 1922; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two November 23, 1923; class one 
May 10, 1924; Foreign Service Officer, uncla.ssified, July 1, 1924; 
class eight, also Consul, December 17, 1925; remained at Amster- 
dam on detail; assigned to Rotterdam, April 2, 1926; married. 

Doyle, John P.- Born in Paris Ilill, N. Y., May 20. 1873; 
educated at Clayville (N. Y.) Union School and the Temple 
School of Shorthand and Typewriting in Washington, D. C; 
served in the United States Army, 1898-1901; with two business 
concerns in Chicago, 1901-1906; appointed watchman in the 
State, War, and Navy Building at $720 per annum September 
1, 1906; appointed clerk in the Department of State at $900, 
under Civil Service rules, July 28, 1909; at $1,000 October 5, 1911; 
class one August 1. 1913; class two June 22, to be effective July 
1, 1916; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at |:,860 June 1, 1925; at $2,000 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Drew, Gerald Augustin.— Born in San Francisco, Calif., June 
20, 1903; home, San Francisco; graduated from the University 
of California (B. S.) 1924; attended University de Grenoble 
November, 1924-July, 1925; Universidad de Madrid November- 



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December, 1925; engaged in travel and studj ; appointed, after 
examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, August 24, 1927; assigned 
to the Foreign Service School September 29, 1927; to Par4 
February 24, 1928. 

Dreyfus, Louis Goethe, jr.— Born in Santa Barbara, Calif., 
November 23, 1889; home, Santa Barbara, Calif.; attended the 
Hotehkiss School three years; graduated from Yale University, 
B. A. (1910), M. A. (1911); took summer course at the Alli- 
ance Francaise, 1910; appointed, after examination (June 27, 
1910), Consular Assistant December 20, 1910; Deputy Consul 
General at Berlin March 16, 1911; Vice and Deputy Consul 
at Callao May 27, 1912; Consular Agent at Quibdo July 5, 1913; 
Vice and Deputy Consul General at Berlin February 20, 1914; 
Vice Consul at IJerliu February 6, 1915; Vice Consul at Buda- 
pest July 14, 1915; Consul of class eight July 12, 191fi; in charge 
at Sofia', October lO-November 30, 1916; assigned to Sivas 
March 20, 1917; to Malaga June 5, 1917; detailed to Paris August 
25, 1919; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; as- 
signed to Palermo March 12, 1920; appointed Consul of class 
five June 4, 1920; assigned to Dresden November 15, 1921; ap- 
pointed Consul of class four November 23, 1921; class three 
March 1, 1923; Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; detailed as a Foreign 
Service lns[)ector May 1, 1925; cliisj, two June 30, 1927; assigned 
to Oslo October 7, 1927; f'oreign Service Inspector October 1, 
1928; married. 

DriscoU, Edward Eugene. — Born in Fort Sisseton, S. Dak., 
November 13, 1887; educated in the public schools, with two 
years in the high school department of Creighton University; 
clerk for various business concerns in several cities, 1903-1914; 
appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the Department of State 
August 25, 1914; permanently at .$900, under Executive order- 
June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; appointed clerk at $1,000 
June 16, 1917; class one November 20, 1917; class two June IG, 
1919; class three September 8, 1921; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at 
$1,920 March 1, 1927; at $1,860 May 1, 1927: at $1,920 May 2, 
1927; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,200 July 1, 1928. 

Drissel, Roger S.— Born in Kellers Church, Pa., June 30f 
1877; educated in public schools of Pennsylvania, Westchester 
State Normal School, Perkiomen Seminary, Schissler Business 
College, and Bethany College: teacher in public schools of 
Pennsylvania four years; appointed special laborer at $2 per 
diem, under Civil Service rules in the bureau of yards and 
docks. League Island Navy Yard, August 7, 1900; at $2.48 
per diem February 19, 1903; transferred to the office of the 
United States Superintending Naval Constructor, New York 
Shipbuilding Co., Camden, N. J., at $2.80 per diem, May 24, 
1906; resigned March 19, 1907; appointed clerk at .$900, under 
Civil Service rules, in the Department of State, March 19, 
1907; at $1,000 September 3, 1907; class one July 1, 1908; class 
two December 1, 1909; class three June 22, to be effective July 
1, 1916; class four December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 1920; 
special assistant at $2,000 January 16, 1922; Assistant Chief of 
the Bureau of Inde.xes and Archives, July 1, 1922; drafting officer 
at $2,500 September 1, 1922; at $2,800 July 1, 1924; at $3,000 
June 1. 1927; special assistant to the delegation to the Sixth 
International Conference of American States, held at Habana 
Januarv 16-Februarv 20, 1928; at $3,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $3,300 July 1, 1928. 

Driver, Coleman F. — Captain, United States Army; assigned 
to duty as a Language Officer at Tokyo, March 22, 1927. 

Dryer, Mildred Verna. — Born in Lansing, Mich.; graduated 
from Technical High School (Washington, D. C), 1917; at- 
tended two business colleges five months; clerk in the Food 
Administration one year; with the Shipping Board one year; 
with commercial publishing company fourteen months; clerk, 
Department of Agriculture, 1921; clerk of class one in the De- 
partment of State, temporarily, under Civil Service rules, Sep- 
tember 1, 1921, to February 28, 1922; reappointed a clerk of 
class one, temporarily., September 30, effective October 1, 1922; 
appointment terminated March 31, 1923; reappointed a clerk 
at $1,000, temporarily, November 26, 1923; permanently at 
$900 December 31, 1923, effective January 1. 1924; at $1,500 July 
1. 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 1925; at $1,620 December 1, 1925; at 
$1,680 March 1, 1927; at $1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 
July 1, 1928. 

du Bois, Coert.— Born in Hudson, N. Y., November 10, 1881; 
home, San Francisco; graduated from Biltmore Forest School 
(B. F.) 1901, (F. E.) 1907; employed in the Forestry Service as 
agent, field assistant, inspector, and district forester, 1901-1917; 
commissioned a major. Engineer Corps of the United States 



Army, August 8, 1917; lieutenant colonel September 14, 1918, 
served in the Army until December, 1918; reinstated in For- 
estry Service, January 1, 1919; appointed, after examination 
(May 12, 1919), Consul of class seven, September 5, 1919; de- 
tailed to Paris, November 25, 1919; to Naples, April 15, 1920; 
appointed Consul of class six, November 23, 1921; assigned to 
Port Said April 3, 1922; appointed Consul of class five March 
1, 1923; detailed to the Department of State November 17, 1923; 
designated Assistant Chief of the Visa Office April 11 1924; 
appointed Consul of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service 
Officer of class five July 1, 1924; Chief of the Visa Office Decembei 

I, 1924; Kepresentative of the Department of State to proceed 
to Great Britain and Ireland to assist consular officers in arrang- 
ing for the examination of aliens at ports of departure May 8. 
1925; class four, June 2, 1926; Consul General and assigned to 
Batavia May 7, 1927; class three May 26, 1928; married. 

Duffy, Mary Alice.— Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
Notre Dame Academy about twelve years; employed in the 
office of a patent attorney, Washington, D. C, December, 
1906, to November, 1918; appointed a clerk at $1,000 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, November 14, 
1918; class one September 1, 1919; resigned March, 1920; rein- 
stated as clerk of class one July 19. 1920: class two September 
16, 1922; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $l,n|PDecember 1, 1925; at 
$2,000 January 1, 1928; at .$2,200 Julv 1. 1928 (Welch Act)- at 
$2,300 July 1, 1928. 

Dugan, Henry P.— Born In Philadelphia. Pa., May 3, 1872; 
educated in St. Patricks School, Philadelphia; telegraph 
operator; appointed telegraph operator in the Treasury Depart- 
ment for three months in 1906; cierk in the Weather Bureau, 
Departinentof Agriculture, 1907-1910; transferred and appointed 
clerk in the Department of State at $900, under Civil Service 
rules, January 17, 1910; class one July 1, 1911; class two May 1, 
1916; class three September 8, 1916; class four December 31, 
1919, effective January 1, 1920; at $2,100 July 1, 1924; at $2,200 
November 1, 1927; at .$2,300 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Dumont, Frederick T. Frelinghuysen.— Born in Phillipsburg, 
N. J., March 17, 1869; home, Lancaster, Pa.; educated at 
public schools and Lafayette College (C. E. and M. S.); engineer 
1889-1901; banker, directing engineer, and manager of estate, 
1901-1911; appointed, after examination (June 27, 1910), Consul 
at Guadeloupe August 19, 1911; Consul at Madrid August 22, 
1912; Consul at Florence April 24, 1914; Consul of class seven 
by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class 
six March 2, 1915; class five September 5, 1919; assigned to 
Dublin September 6, 1919; appointed Consul of class three 
June 4, 1920; unassigned from December 27, 1921; assigned to 
Frankfort on the Main February 18, 1922; appointed Consul 
General of class four March 1, 1923; reassigned to Frankfort 
on the Main March 28, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class three July 1, 1924; on leave of absence, October 5, 1925; 
delegate to the annual meeting of the National Foreign Trade 
Council at Charleston, S. C, May, 1926; detailed to the Depart- 
ment, June 5, 1926; in charge of the Consular Commercial Office 
and Liaison Officer with the Department of Commerce July 6, 
1926; delegate to the annual meeting of the National Foreign 
Trade Council at Detroit May 1927; delegate on the Pan Amer- 
ican Commission for the Simplification and Standardization of 
Consular Procedure and chairman of the Conference held at 
Washington October 10-24, 1927; class two May 17, 1928; married. 

Duncan, James L.— Born in Waterbury, Conn., September 

II, 1866; attended high school and business college; employed 
as clerk in the municipal government of Waterbury, Conn.; 
appointed copyist at $720 in the Patent Office December 7, 
1896; transferred to the Department of State and appointed 
clerk at $900 April 14, 1900; class one July 1, 1901; class two 
July 1, 1903; class three August 22, 1912; class four March 8, 1915; 
appointed Chief of Bureau at $2,100, February 1, 1919; drafting 
officer at $2,.500, June 17, effective July 1, 1921; designated as 
assistant editor in connection with the Conference on the 
Limitation of Armament September 1, 1921; representative of 
the Department of State to the permanent conference on print- 
ing October 5, 1921; drafting officer at $2,800 July 1, 1924; as- 
signed to duty as special assistant to the Chief Clerk December 
22, 1924; at .$2,400 August 1, 1927; at .$2,800 August 2, 1927; at 
.$2,900 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Dunker, Will F.— Born in Davenport, Iowa, August 16, 
1898; high-school graduate; attended George Washington Law 
School 1919-1922; executive clerk Washington Aviation Exam- 
ining Board, War Department, 1917-1919; clerk in the office of 
the Auditor for the Post Office Department, 1920; appointed a 
clerk at $1,100, in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, September 23, 1920; class one September 1, 1922; at $1,500 



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July 1, 1924; at $1,860 December 31, effective January 1, 1925; 
at $1,920 March 1, 1927; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$2,200 July 1, 1928. 

Dunlap, Maurice Pratt.— Born in Toledo, Ohio, December 9, 
1882; home, St. Paul, Minn.; graduate of Princeton University 
(B. A.), 1912; Columbia University (M. A.), 1913; 'with Bowles 
newspaper syndicate, 1904-1906; traveled around the world in 
1907; in Philippine civil service, 1907-1911; in Department of 
Agriculture, 1913-1915; appointed, after examination (January 
19, 1914), Consul of class nine February 22, 1915, and assigned to 
Stavanger; detailed to Copenhagen July 13, 1917; appointed 
Consul of class eight September 14, 1917; assigned to Odense, 
Denmark, May 27, 1918; detailed to Copenhagen, June 5, 1919; 
appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; detailed to 
Malmo, November 27, 1920; returned to Copenhagen on detail, 
January, 1921; assigned to Bangkok June 24, 1922; unassigned 
from July 21, 1923; detailed to Port au Prince April 7, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Port au Prince December 28, 1925; class six, June 2, 
1926; assigned to Stockholm July 12, 1927; detailed to the Depart- 
ment for duty with the International Radiotelegraphic Con- 
ference November 5, 1927. 

Dunn, James Clemflfet — Born in Newark, N. J., December 
27, 1890; home, New York City; high-school graduate -and 
studied law and architecture; architect in New York City 
1912-1917; served in the United States Navy, June, 1917, to 
February, 1919, and resigned with the rank of lieutenant; aid 
to the Naval Attachfi in Habana, September, 1918, to February, 
1919; served in the Latin-American Division, Department of 
State February-September, 1919; appointed, after examina- 
tion (May 19, 1919), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class 
four, September 5, 1919, and assigned to the Department of 
State; assigned to Berne, November 15, 1919, but remafbed in 
Department; assigned to Madrid, February 26, 1920; appointed 
Secretary of class three August 24, 1921; assigned to Port au 
Prince March 1, 1922; appointed secretary of class two January 
23, 1924; assigned to Brussels March 7, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class four and assigned as First Secretary at 
Brussels July 1, 1924; class three, June 2, 1926; assigned to the 
Department April 29, 1927; Chief of the Division of Protocol 
February 4, 1928; married. 

Durham, Effa H.— Born in Tennessee; grammar and high 
school education; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,140, in 
the Department of State September 25, 1918; at $1,200, February 
1, 1920; at $900, under Civil Service rules, December 15. 1920; 
at $1,000 September 1, 1922; at $1,100 December 30, 1922,eaective 
January 1, 1923; class one October 1, 1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,500 September 15, 1924; at $1,680 March 1, 1927; at $1,800 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,860 July 1, 1928. 

Burning, Daniel Joseph. — Born in Spencer, Mass., October 
16, 1881; attended high school two years; stock clerk for several 
manufacturing companies 1898-1919; clerk in the Bureau of 
War Risk Insurance, Treasury Department, 1919-1921; in the 
navy yard, Washington, D. C, three months, and in the Pension 
Office one year; transferred from the navy yard (field service) 
and appointed a clerk at .$900 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, December 13, 1923; at $1,000 April 1, 1924; 
at $1,320 July 1, 1924; at $1,380 December 1, 1925; at $1,500 
November 1, 1926; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 
July 1, 1928. 

Dutko, Paul Michael.— Born in Mayfleld, Pa., January 5, 
1894; graduated from Dickinson College (A. B.) 1917; em- 
ployed as a teacher three years; in the Bureau of War Risk 
Insurance May-August, 1917; in the War Department 1917-18; 
appointed a clerk in the Diplomatic Service, to proceed to 
Japan in war-trade work, December 18, 1918; appointed Vice 
Consul at Vladivostok August 20, 1919; at Harbin November 

23, 192a 

Dutrow, Richard Cort.— Born in Frederick, Md., September 

24, 1903; home, Frederick; Princeton University, A. B. 1925; 
instructor in the International College at Smyrna 1925-26; 
appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign 
Service OfDcer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career, January 
13, 1928; assigned to the Foreign Service School January 20, 
1928; to Manaos June 15, 192S; retired September 10, 1928. 

Duvall, Frank E.— Born in Washington, D. C, December 

25, 1900; has a public-school education; employed in a printing 
office and as a clerk in the District government July, 1916- 
May, 1918; appointed a temporary clerk in the Department 
of State at $840 May 4, l<jl8; at $l,o:o November 1, 1918; at $960 
July 1, 1919; at $1,020 February 1, 1920; at $1,200 October 5, 



effective October 1, 1920; at $1,000, under Civil Service rules, 
February 1, 1921; class one August 16, 1921; at $l,.50O July 1, 
1924; at $1,.560 March 1, 1927; at $1,620 January 1, 1928; at $1,740 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Dwyer, Heiu-y Thomas. — Born in Providence, R. I., July 21. 
1895; graduate of La Salle Academy; attended Holy Cross Col- 
lege 1914-15; employed by a civil engineer 1915-16; civil engineer 
for a railroad company 1916-17; clerk in the Ordnance Depart- 
ment 1917-18; field clerk in the United States Army 1918-1921; 
appointed clerk in the American Consulate General at Guate- 
mala City July, 1921; Vice Consul at Guatemala City February 
17, 1922; transferred to Consulate General at Habana as clerk 
September, 1922; appointed Vice Consul at Habana April 22, 
1925; at Nuevitas, temporarily, November 20, 1928. 

Dwyer, Thomas Francis. — Born in Ireland March 25, 1874; 
graduated from the United States Military Academy 1895; 
entered the United States Army June 12, 1895; present rank, 
colonel. Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military Attach^ 
at Santiago July 18, 1927. 

Dwyre, Dudley G. — Born in London, England, January 
30, 1-880; father naturalized 1888; graduated from the State Agri- 
cultural College of Colorado 1901; attended George Washington 
University, W^ashington, D. C, 1917-18! clerk and stenographer 
1901-1934; chief clerk and assistant superintendent, Indian 
Agency, Albuquerque, N. Mex., 1904-1908; chief clerk. United 
States Indian warehouse, St. Louis, Mo., 1909-1917; chief of con- 
tracts section, purchase division. Bureau of Indian Affairs, De- 
partment of the Interior, 1917-18; appointed, temporarily, at 
$1,720 in the Department of State November 2, 1918; at $1,600, 
July 1, 1919; appointed a clerk of class three, under Civil Serv- 
ice rules, September 1, 1919; appointed, after examination (May 
12, 1919), Consul of class seven September 5, 1919; assigned to 
Maracaibo October 29, 1919; to Fort William and Port Arthur 
September 21, 1921; appointed Consul of class six March 1, 
1923; assigned to Guadalajara June 23, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; class six February 
24, 1925; assigned to the Department August 17, 1927; class five 
September 29, 1927; assigned to Mexico City October 19, 1928; 
married. 

Dye, Alexander Vincent.— Born in Flora, 111., February 11, 
1876; home, Douglas, Ariz.; attended the public schools of 
Kansas, Southwest Kansas Business College; had private in- 
struction in languages; graduated from William Jewell College, 
(A. B.) 1901, (A. M.) 1902; attended Chicago University, and 
graduated from the University of Leipzig (Ph. D.) 1904; em- 
ployed as bookkeeper 1894-1897; professor in William Jewell 
College 1904-1909; appointed, after examination (July 7, 1908), 
Consul at Nogales May 31, 1909; resigned, to take effect January 
1, 1913; assistant general manager of a mining corporation 1913- 
1917; appointed a Special Assistant of the Department of State 
in Norway, November 10, 1917; resigned June 1, 1919; traveled 
in Europe two years; Trade Commissioner, Department of 
Commerce, on duty in the American Embassy at London, 
September, 1921; Assistant Commercial Attache at London 
August, 1923; appointed Commercial Attache, Department of 
Commerce, and designated for duty in the American Embassy 
at Mexico City October 1, 1923; at Buenos Aires, August 30, 1926. 

Dye, Charles Dea.— Born in Oil Center, Ky., June 1, 1897; 
attended Eastern Kentucky State Normal School, 1914-15; 
business scliool, 1922-23; public school teacher, 1915-16; worked 
on farm, 1917; clerk in War Department, 1918; in Embarkation 
Service, United States Army, 1918-19; in Treasury Depart- 
ment, 1919-20; worked on farm, 1920-1922; employed by United 
States Veterans' Bureau at Lexington, Ky., 1923-1925; ap- 
pointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, February 12, 1926; at $1,380 March 1, 1927 
at $1,440 January 1. 1928; at $1,560 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,620 July 1, 1928. 

Dye, John Walter.— Born in Winona, Minn., February 4, 
1878; home, Winona; graduate of the University of Minne- 
sota (A. B.) 1904; spent one year at George Washington Uni- 
versity; occupied various clerical positions; physical director, 
Minnesota Agricultural School and the Y. M. C. A. at Terre 
Haute; appointed, after examination (July 9, 1906), Consular 
Clerk July 21, 1906; Deputy Consul General at Berlin Decem- 
ber 18, 1906; Consular Assistant July 1, 1908; Deputy Con- 
sul General at Genoa November 25, 190S; Vice and Deputy 
Consul General May 10, 1909; Vice and Deputy Consul General 
at Boma December 30, 1910; Vice and Deputy Consul General 
at Smyrna December 13, 1911; Consular Agent at Damascus 
December 8, 1913; Vice and Deputy Consul General at Cape 
Town November 18, 1914; Vice Consul at Cape Town February 



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6, 1915; Vice Consul at Johannesburg October 18, 1915; re- 
appointed Vice Consul at Cape Town November 5, 1915; ap- 
pointed Consul of class eight July 12, 1916; on detail at Cape 
Town July 12, 1916, to September 4, 1917; detailed to Port 
Elizabeth September 6, 1917; assigned to Port Elizabeth March 
9, 1918; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class 
five June 4, 1920; detailed to Ciudad Juarez February 28, 1921; 
assigned to Ciudad Juarez October 2, 1923; appointed Consul 
of class four June 3, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class five 
July 1, 1924; married. 

Earle, Matthew C— Born in New York City, October 23, 
1902; high scliool graduate; employed as clerk 1921-1925; mes- 
senger 1925-1927; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,500 in the 
Passport Agency of the Department of State in New York 
City, under Civil Service rules, April 4, 1927; permanently 
November 1, 1927; at $1,680 May 1, 1928; at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Early, Howard H.— Born in Washington, D. C, June 21, 
1894; attended public schools ten years; employed in various 
Government departments four years; appointed an assistant 
messenger in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, November 18, 1921. 

Early, Walter Edward.— Born in St. Joseph, Mo., September 
17, 1900; attended high school in Grand Rapids, Mich.; a semi- 
nary in Notre Dame, Ind.; College of Arts and Sciences and 
School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; employed 
by a light company. Grand Rapids. Mich., 1924-25; assistant 
in library, Georgetown University, 1925-26; employed in a men's 
furnishing store 1926-27; appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the De- 
partment of State, under Civil Service rules, March 3, 1927; 
at $1,260 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,320 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,440 December 1, 1928. 

Early, William Wallace. — Born in Aulander, N. C, Decem- 
ber 2, 1867; home. Marietta, N. C; attended Wake Forest Col- 
lege (M. A.), the University of Virginia, and the University of 
Pennsylvania (M. D.); practiced medicine 18 years; appointed 
Consular Agent at Leicester, England, July 25, 1914; retired 
June 30, 1918; appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), 
Consul of class eight July IS, 1919; class seven September 5, 
1919; assigned to Belize September 6. 1919; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class eieht July 1, 1924; assigned to San Luis 
PotosI March 19, 1925; married. 

Earnest, Edwin Burchett. — Born in Seymour, Iowa, May 7, 
1904; University of Iowa, A. B. 1926; employed by a steel com- 
pany during summer vacations; by a students' recreation center 
1923-1927; appointed a clerk in the American Consulate at 
Manchester March 30, 1927; Vice Consul at Manchester March 
8, 1928. 

Eaton, Earl Wilbert.— Born in Robinson, 111., February 13, 
1882; attended Austin College, Effingham, 111., two years; 
teacher two years; employed in the post office at San Antonio, 
Tex., 1915-1917; in the Customs Service since 1917; appointed 
Vice Consul at Nuevo Laredo December 4, 1918; at Saltillo 
July 1, 1920; at Nuevo Laredo June 24, 1924; at Manzanillo 
September 29, 1925; at Ensenada February 4, 1928. 

Eaton, Paul Webster.— Born in Portland, Me., December 27, 
1861; educated in private schools in Washington, D. C, and 
at Marietta Academy, and graduated from Marietta College, 
1882; appointed clerk class one. War Department, January 2, 
1883; resigned July, 1892; reappointed at $1,000 October, 1892; 
class one May, 1893; transferred to General Land Office, De- 
partment of the Interior, as accountant, April, 1894, and pro- 
moted to class two; transferred to Post Office Department 
March, 1898; transferred tn Treasury Department May, 1900; 
promoted to class three july 1, 1901; transferred to Department 
of State as clerk class four July 1, 1904; appointed clerk class 
three June 23, to take effect July 1, 1909; class four September 
22, 1914; at $2,100 July 1, 1924; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Ebbeson, Anna Constance.— Born in Bangor, Me.; high 
school education; employed in Bangor public library, 1922-23; 
by private firms, 1924-1926; appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, April 8, 1926; at 
$1,320 March 1, 1927; at $1,380 November 1, 1927; at $1,500 July 
1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 August 1, 1928. 

Eberhardt, Charles Christopher.— Born In Salina, Kans., 
July 27, 1871; home, Salina; educated in public schools of Salina 
and at Wesleyan University; engaged in the insurance busi- 
ness; appointed clerk in .\merican Embassy at Mexico City 
November, 1903; Vice and Deputy Consul General at Mexico 



City October 29, 1904; Consul at Iquitos May 24, 1906; Consul 
at Barranquilla May 1, 1908; Consul General at Large January 
12, 1910; Consul General of class three July 6, 1918; assigned to 
Rio de Janeiro September 26, 1918; did not go to Rio de Janeiro, 
remained on duty as Consul General at Large; appointed Consul 
General of class two September 5, 1919; continued on duty, 
temporarily, as Consul General at Large; member of the For- 
eign Service Personnel Board and Chairman of the Executive 
Committee of the Board June 19, 1924 ; member of the Board of 
Examiners for the Foreign Service and of the Foreign Service 
School Board ; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class one 
July 1, 1924; member of Board of Review, Foreign Service 
Personnel, 1925; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipo- 
tentiary to Nicaragua March 12, 1925. 

Eberlein, Marcia.- Born in St. Louis, Mo.; high school 
graduate; attended Lindenwood Female College, 1917-18; 
University of Kansas, 1918-1920; bookkeeper and stenographer, 
1923-1926; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, January 20, 1926; at $1,500 March 1, 
1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Ebling, Samuel Gale.— Born in Bellcfontaine, Ohio, Decem- 
ber 11, 1893; home, Bellcfontaine; attended University of Nancy, 
Nancy, France, 1919; George Washington University (A. B.) 
1920; Centro de Estudios Historicos, Madrid, 1922; stenographer 
for a private concern 1912-1915; clerk in the Department of 
Agriculture and War Trade Board 1916-1918; served in the 
United States Army 1918-19; clerk in the Department of State 
1919-1921; clerk in the American Consulate at Marseille 1921- 
1924; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1923), Vice Consul 
of career of class three January 5, 1924; assigned to Paris Jan- 
uary 16, 1924; to Stockholm June 18, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Penang, 
July 27, 1926. 

Echols, Mary Meadow. — Born in Alexandria, Va.; business- 
high-school graduate; stenographer 1926-1928; appointed a clerk, 
temporarily, at $1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, February 27, 1928; resigned July 31, 1928; appointed 
permanently at $1,440, under Civil Service rules, August 17, 
1928. 

Edmonds, Walter B. — Born in New Kent, Va., January 3, 
1877; employed one year at Zoological Park, Washington, 
D. C., appointed assistant messenger temporarily, in the De- 
partment of State August 13, 1918; assistant messenger under 
Civil Service rules, June 19, 1919; laborer July 1, 1925. 

Edwards, Clement Stanislaus. — Born in New York City 
March 4, 1869; home, Albert Lea, Minn.; educated in schools 
of New Brunswick and Minnesota; practiced law in Albert 
Lea, several years; city attorney of Albert Lea five years; mem- 
ber of Albert Lea Charter Commission eight years; captain 
Company I, Twelfth Regiment, Minnesota Volunteer Infantry, 
1898; in real-estate business; newspaper owner and editor in 
Albert Lea for several years; appointed, after exannnation 
(January 16, 1911), Consul at Acapulco March 2, 1911; Consul 
of class eight by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed 
Consul of class seven March 2, 1915; assigned to Santo Domingo 
March 15, 1917; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 
1919; detailed to Paris October 23, 1919; attached to the Ameri- 
can Commission at Berlin and detailed to Frankfort on the 
Main October 4, 1920; detailed to Hamburg November 20, 
1920; to Paris December 16, 1920; to Kovno July 12, 1921; assigned 
to Kovno July 28, 1922; appointed Consul of class five August 
23, 1922; assigned to Valencia January 2, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; married. 

Edwards, Isaac. — Born April 26, 1882; appointed laborer in 
the War Department, October 9, 1899; in the Department of 
State August 1, 1902; assistant messenger, under Civil Service 
rules, July 2, 1906; messenger, December 31, 1920, effective Jan- 
uary 1, 1921. 

Edwards, Joseph Stanford. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
September 4, 1880; educated in the public schools of Washing- 
ton, D. C, and pursued special courses at the Brooklyn (N. Y.) 
Institute of Sciences; clerk in the Navy Department 1900-1909; 
journalist for publishing company in New York City 1909-1915; 
ambulance worker for American Ambulance Hospital, foreign 
and domestic service, 1915-1917; served in the United States 
Army with the rank of captain August, 1917 to October, 1920; 
associate editor of New York publishing company November, 
1920 to February, 1921; clerk in the American Consulate at 
Amsterdam March, 1921; appointed Vice Consul at Amster- 
dam June 21, 1922. 



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Eells, Stillman Witt.— Born la Cleveland, Ohio, April 24, 
1873; home. New York City; attended Brooks Military Acad- 
emy, Cleveland, nine years; Taft's School for Boys, Pelham 
Manor, N. Y., one year; Yale College four years (B. A.), 1895; 
secretary of a foundry company in Chicago; president and vice 
president of manufacturing companies six years; appointed 
Vice Consul at Hamilton, Bermuda, March 20, IMG; appointed, 
after eiamination (June 18, 1917), Consul of class eight Febru- 
ary 19, 1918; assigned to Mombasa May 25, 1918; to Nairobi 
Jujy 30, 1918; appointed Consul of class seven September 5, 
1919; assigned to Funchal August 5, 1921; appointed Foreign 
Service OflBcer of class eight Julv 1, 1924; detailed to the Depart- 
ment of State May 23, 1925; assigned to Leeds July 11. 1925; 
class seven August 24, 1927; assigned to Colombo May 19, 1928; 
married. 

Ehlers, Joseph H. — Born in Hartford, Conn., December, 1892; 
Trinity College (B. S.), (M. S.) ; University of California (M. S. 
in C. E.); Cornell University (M. C. E.); engaged in engineer- 
ing in Canada and Alaska, 1919-20; traveled in China and 
Japan, and professor in Pei Yang University, 1920-1924; traveled 
in Europe and Far East and engaged in field work in engineering, 
1924-25; appointed Trade Commissioner in the Bureau of 
Foreign and Domestic Commerce and assigned to duty at 
Tokyo August 1, 1926; Assistant Commercial Attache May 16, 
1927. 

Eichholz, Augusta Catherine Marie. — Born in Waynesboro, 
Pa.; high-school and business-college education; stenographer 
for a private "firm, 1923-24; clerk in Department of Commerce, 
1925-26; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules. May 18, 1926; at $1,500 August 1, 1927; 
at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 September 1, 1928. 

Einstein, Lewis.— Born in New York City March 15, 1877; 
home. New York City; graduate of Columbia University, 1898; 
A. M., 1899; author of several historical books, articles, reviews, 
etc.; appointed Third Secretary of the Embassy at Paris June 
6, 1903; Third Secretary of the Embassy at London March 10, 
1905; Secretary of the United States Commission at the Moroc- 
can Conference November 24, 1905; Second Secretary of the 
Legation at Constantinople March 1, 1906; Second Secretary 
of the Embassy June 28, 1906; Secretary of the Embassy Novem- 
ber 13, 1908; Secretary of the Legation at Peking December 21, 
1909; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to 
Costa Rica July 6, 1911; retired June 1913; Special Agent of the 
Department of State to assist the American Ambassador at 
Constantinople February-September, 1915; Special Agent of 
the Department of State to assist the American Minister at 
Bucharest in caring for British interests in Bulgaria October 
27, 1915; appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Pleni- 
potentiary to Czechoslovakia October 8, 1921; married. 

Elder, Helen Marie.— Born in Belmond, Iowa; public-school 
education; employed as bookkeeper and stenographer by pri- 
vate coDcerns; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, December 14, 1926; at $1,500 
October 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 
July 1, 1928. 

Elford, Albert Harry. — British subject, born in England, 
March 30, 1870; shipping agent; appointed Consular Agent at 
Oran November 7, 1906. 

Elkington, David Clement. — Born in Chicago, 111., November 
22, 1891; attended the University of Chicago, 1911-12, 1913-14; 
employed by various firms in Chicago, 1915-1918; appointed 
Vice Consul at Algiers April 5, 1918; at Casablanca March 9, 
1925; at Cobh, October 13, 1926. 

Elliott, Jesse Duncan. — Born in San Francisco, Calif., June 4, 
1882; Alabama Polytechnic Institute, B. S. in C. E. 1902; entered 
United States Army June 13, 1903; present rank, lieutenant 
colonel, Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military Attach^ 
at Constantinople, Sofia, and Bucharest June 15, 1928; relieved 
as Military Attache at Bucharest November 27, 1928. 

Ellis, Dorothea Elizabeth.— Born in Philadelphia, Pa.; at- 
tended high school and business college; clerk and bookkeeper 
1923-24; clerk Qovernment departments 1924-1928; appointed a 
clerk, temporarily, at $1,440, in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, December 5, 1928. 

Ellis, Leon Hubbard. — Born in Rheatown, Tenn., January 
26, 1892; home, Spokane, Wash.; graduated from Leland Stan- 
ford University (A. B.) 1914; University of Wa.shington (LL. B.) 
1921; an American assistant, Chinese maritime customs at 
Canton, 1916; attended Customs College at Mukden to study 



Mandarin 1916-17; stationed at Canton 1917; at Nanning, 
Kwangsi, South China, 1918-1920; practiced law in Spokane 
1921-22; appointed, after examination (July 10, 1922), Secretary 
of Embassy or Legation of class four September 22, 1922, and 
assigned to the Department of State; assigned to Peking No- 
vember 13, 1922; to Guatemala April 24, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class eight and assigned as Third Secretary 
at Guatemala July 1, 1924; class seven April 30, 1925, assigned 
to San Salvador, temporarily, April 20, 1926; to Guatemala 
July 30, 1926; to Berne February 7, 1927; to Budapest, tempo- 
rarily, March 2, 1928; to San Jose, Costa Rica, July 24, 1928 

Ellis, Virginia Margaret Craighead. — Born in Washington, 
D. C; attended public schools of Washington 1910-1920; College 
of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Va., 1920-21; George Wash- 
ington University 1921-22; Corcoran Art School 1921-1923; 
appointed a clerk at $l,.320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, July 1, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928; at $1,620 December 1, 1928. 

Embry, John A.— Born in Christian County, Ky., July 20, 
1889; educated at Occidental Academy, University of Tennessee, 
and Harvard (A. B.); Vice Consul at Odessa 1916-17; Consul 
at Omsk 1918-19; assistant manager of an express company in 
Tientsin 1921-22; owned and operated sugar plantation, Queens- 
land, Australia, 1922-1924; entered the service of the Bureau of 
Foreign and Domestic Commerce August 1, 1924; Assistant 
Chief, Foreign Service Division, January I, 1925; Trade Com- 
missioner at Vienna September 1, 1926; Assistant Commercial 
Attache April 20, 1927. 

Emmet, Robert Rutherfurd Morris. — Commander, United 
States Navy; graduated from the United States Naval Academy 
1907; assigned to duty as Naval Attache at The Hague April 
18, 1927. 

Engelhart, E. Carl. — First lieutenant. United States Army; 
assigned to duty as a Language Officer at Tokyo March 22, 
1927. 

Engert, Cornelius Van Hemert. — Born in Vienna, Austria, ol 
Dutch parents December 31, 1887; naturalized; home, Berke- 
ley, Calif.; prepared for college under private tutors and in 
public schools; graduated from University of California, Litt. 
B. (1908), Litt. M. (1909); studied law, 1908-1911; Teaching 
Fellow in History, University of California, 1909-1911; Le 
Conte Memorial Fellow, Harvard University, 1911-12; ap- 
pointed, after examination (January 31, 1912), Student Inter- 
preter in Turkey March 12, 1912; Interpreter to the Consulate 
General at Constantinople July 1, 1914; in charge of agency at 
Dardanelles, November-December, 1914; Vice-Consul at Con- 
stantinople February 12, 1915; Vice-Consul and Interpreter 
at Baghdad August 4, 1915, but did not go to post; on detail 
in Embassy in Constantinople September, 1916-December, 
1916; in Syria and Palestine December, 1916-April, 1917; ap- 
pointed an assistant in the American Legation at The Hague 
August 18, 1917; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1917), 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four May 3, 1918; 
assigned to The Hague June 1, 1918; appointed Secretary of class 
three March 14, 1919; assigned to Teheran September 9, 1910; 
to Constantinople, temporarily, November 4, 1919; instructed 
to return to Teheran March 10, 1920; assigned to the Depart- 
ment of State October 10, 1922; appointed Secretary of class 
two December 4, 1922; assigned to Ilabana September 26, 1923; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; 
assigned as First Secretary at San Salvador February 11, 1925; 
at Santiago May 1, 1926; unassigned November 18, 1927; as- 
signed to Caracas December 21, 1927; married. 

English, Robert McCalla. — Born in Cambridge, Mass., 
September 18, 1903; Harvard University, A. B. 1926; Universit6 
de Dijon August 1925; appointed clerk in the American Consu- 
late at Algiers June 9, 1927; Vice Consul at Algiers January 
11, 1928. 

Ereaut, Albert Edward. — British subject; born in Jersey 
Channel Islands, August 2, 1878; solicitor of the Royal Court 
of Jersey; appointed Consular Agent at Jersey March 31, 1915. 

Erhardt, John George. — Born in Brooklyn, N. Y., November 
4, 1889; home, Brooklyn; attended public schools of Brooklyn, 
1895-1902; preparatory school, 1906-1909; Adelphi Academy, 
Brooklyn, 1910; Hamilton College, Clinton, N. Y. (Ph. B.), 
1915; Columbia University, New York City (summer course), 
1914; Fordham University Law School, New York City, 1916- 
17; stenographer with law firm, 1906-1909; mercantile reporter, 
1911; tutor, 1916-17; Young Men's Christian Association secre- 
tary at Fort Totten, N. Y.; statistician Council of National 



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Defense, Washington, D. C; served in the Engineer Corps, 
United States Army, as private, sergeant, and master engineer 
September, 1917, to February, 1919; admitted to the Bar of 
New York State, Appellate Division, Second Department, 
June. 1919: appointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice 
Consul of career of class three September 27, 1919; assigned to 
Athens December 22, 1919; appointed Consul of class seven 
April 29, 1920; remained at Athens on detail; appointed Consul 
of class six March 1, 1923; Foreign Service Officer of class seven 
July 1, 1924; detailed to Winnipeg July 3, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class six P'ebruary 24, 1925; assigned to the 
Department December 2, 1926; married. 

Estes, Alvin G.— Born in Jay, Me., June 17, 1886; attended 
business college, 1906; Georgetown University Law School, 
1916-17; National University Law School (LL. B.), 1927; stenog- 
rapher for a locomotive company; employed in various Govern- 
ment departments 1913-1917; chief clerk. First Army Corps 
in France January 17, 1918-December 31, 1918; of the Political 
and Economic Section of the American Commission to Nego- 
tiate Peace 1919; in various Government departments 1922-25; 
appointed a clerk at $1,500 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, Februarv 8, 1926; at $1,860 March 1, 1927; at 
$2,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,100 July 1, 1928; at $2,300 
November 1, 1928. 

Evans, Ernest Edwin. — Born in Rochester, N. Y., April 18, 
1891; home, Rochester; attended the public and high schools 
of Rochester twelve years; Rochester Business Institute one 
year; Ecole Superieure de Commerce, Neuchatel, Switzerland, 
six months; employed by a mercantile concern in Rochester, 
1907-1912; stenographer in the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic 
Commerce; Department of Commerce, 1913-14; clerk to the 
commercial attache, American Embassy, London, 1914-1916; 
in office of the Naval Attache, American Embassy, Madrid, 
since May 31, 1917; appointed Vice Consul at Madrid Septem- 
ber 22, 1917; at Tangier January 7, 1919; appointed, after exami- 
nation (May 12. 1919). Consular Assistant May 20, 1920; Vice 
Consul at Gibraltar August 11, 1920; at Tangier August 31, 
1920; Vice Consul of career of class three November 17, 1921, and 
assigned to Tangier; detailed for special duty in Albania May 1, 
1922; assigned to Mexico City January 2, 1923; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two May 10, 1924; Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Puerto Castilla 
]\Larch 9, 1925; to Ceiba, April 22, 1926; to Naples February 
17, 1927; class eight, Consul, and assigned to Naples May 17, 
1928; married. 

Evans, Percy Haywood.— Born in Washington, D. C, June 27, 
1898; messenger and clerk in War Department, 1918-19; elevator 
operator in Government Printing Office, 1919-1922; Office of 
Public Buildings and Public Parks, 1926; appointed a messen- 
ger in the Department of State December 16, 1926. 

Evans, William Davis. — Born November 30, 1884; appointed 
laborer in the Department of State December 23, 1909; assist- 
ant messenger June 22, 1910; reappointed August 24, 1912, under 
the provisions of Executive order of August 24, 1912. 

Everett, Cixrtis Thomas. — Born in Scottsville, Ky., December 
9, 1890; home, Nashville, Tenn.; graduated from Vanderbilt 
University (B. S.) 1915, (M. A.) 1916; engaged in surveying 
five months; in Red Cross work two months; instructor in 
schools in Florida, Tennessee, and North Carolina for nearly 
three years; commissioned in the United States Army as second 
lieutenant November 27, 1917; as first lieutenant October 19, 
1918, and served until August, 1919; appointed a clerk at $1,000 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, October 
8, 1919; appointed Vice Consul at Liege January 7, 1920; at 
Stuttgart December 23, 1921; appointed, after examination 
(Januarv 15, 1923), Vice Consul of career of class three February 
26, 1923; assigned to Stuttgart March 2, 1923; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two May 10, 1924; Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Bombay Septem- 
ber 9, 1924; class eight, Consul, and assigned to Bombay 
October 20, 1926; to Frankfort on the Main February 29,1928; 
assigned to Geneva June 11, 1928. 

Everett, Merlene. — Born in Hickory, Miss., attended high 
school and business college; employed as stenographer eight 
months; appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, August 13, 1928. 

Ewing, John Krepps Miller.— Born in Washington, D. C, 
October 25, 1878; graduated from Georgetown University Law 
School (LL. B.), 1906; employed by law firms, 1907-1912; served 
in the United States Army, 1917-1919; assistant counsel and 
chief of bureau in office of Alien Property Custodian, 1919-1923; 



assistant counsel with American Agency, Mixed Claims Com- 
mission, United States and Germany, 1923-1926; appointed an 
assistant to the solicitor at $3,000 in the Department of State, 
January 18. 1926: at .$3,200 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $3,300 
July 1, 1928; at $3,800 October 1, 1928. 

Pagan, Francis Thomas.— Born in Lowell, Mass., March 27, 
1905; high-school graduate; stenographer 1922-1926, 1927-28; 
hospital attendant 1926-27; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, March 20, 
1928; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at .$1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Fairbanks, Frederick Charles.— Born in Paris, France, o{ 
American parents July 2, 18G8; educated under tutors in Nice, 
France, and Hamburg, Germany; professor of piano at the 
Royal Conservatory of Music, Dresden, Germany, 1897-1899; 
appointed Consular Agent at Dieppe March 11, 1916. 

Farrell, Thomas Francis.— Born in Boston, Mass., April 16, 
1887; educated in public schools and spent one year each at 
Harvard and New York Universities; George Washington Uni- 
versity (A. B.) 1921; (LL. B.) 1926; manager of a steel ware- 
house in Boston 1912-1914; bookkeeper in the Navy Department 
1914-1917; transferred to the Department of State as clerk at $900 
November 19, 1917; at $1,000, temporarily. May 1, 1918: clerk of 
class three in the Passport Bureau of the Department of State in 
New York July 1 , 1918; clerk of class three in the Department of 
State October 16, 1919, at $1,860 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,920 March 1, 
1927; at $2,100 July 1, 192.H (Welch Act); at $2,200 July 1. 1928. 

Fauntroy, Edward.— Born in Washington, D. C, September 
7, 1876; attended the public schools of Washington; appointed, 
temporarily, in the Department of State, March 10, 1919; an 
assistant messenger, under Civil Service rules, April 12, 1920. 

Faust, John Bernard. — Born near Allendale, S. C, Septem- 
ber 18, 1898; home, Denmark, S. C; graduated from Clemson 
Agricultural College (B. Sc), 1918; attended Georgetown 
University School of Foreign Service, 1925-26; laboratory 
chemist for a powder company, 1918; chief chemist for a nitrate 
company, 1919-1924; appointed, after examination (January 4, 
1926), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified. May 28, 1926; Vice 
Consul of career, June 15, 192f;; assigned to Buenos Aires April 
25, 1927; to Asuncion November 7, 1927; appointed a Secretary 
in the Diplomatic Service and assigned as Third Secretary, 
also at Asuncion November 20, 1928; married. 

Federico, Bianca Morre. — Born in Kirtland, Ohio; high school 
graduate; attended Western Reserve Library School 1916-1918; 
took training course in Cleveland Public Library 1918-19; 
attended art schools of Washington, D. C, 1925-1927; employed 
in Cleveland Public Library 1914-1925; appointed a junior 
library assistant at $1,500 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, March 14, 1927; at $1,560 November 1, 1927; 
at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Fennell, Joseph A.— Born in Washington, D. C, November 
13, 1893; high school and college education (A. B., 1916); gradu- 
ated from Georgetown Universitv (LL.B.) 1922; admitted to 
the bar of the District of Columbia 1923; teacher in Regis 
High School, New York City, 1916-17; Loyola High School, 
Baltimore, Md., 1917-18; clerk in American Embassy, Paris, 
1918-19; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $900, in the 
Department of State, September 19, 1919: at $960 November 1, 
1919; at $1,000 February 1, 1920; clerk of class one, under 
Civil Service rules, November 16, 1920; class two December 30, 
1922, effective Januarv 1, 1923; at $2,100 July 1, 1924; at $2,200 
December 1, 1925; at $2,400 July 1, 1928 (Welch Ac»); at $2,500 
July 1, 1928. 

Fenstermacher, Harvey E.— Born near Cressona, Schuylkill 
County, Pa., March 15, 1892; educated in the public schools of 
Schuylkill County and the Schissler College of Business, Norris- 
town. Pa.; graduate in higher accountancy; teacher in the public 
schools of Schuylkill County one term; appointed clerk in the 
Department of State at .$900, on probation, under Civil Service 
rules, June 17, 1911: at $1,000 December 8, to beelTcctive Decem- 
ber 15, 1913: resigned April 9. 1914: engaged in farming 1914-15; 
appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the Department of State, 
February 1, 1916; permanently, a clerk of class one, under 
Executive order, June 22 to be effective July 1, 1916; class two 
October 1, 1917; class three August 15, 1918; detailed for duty 
with the American Commission to Negotiate Peace November 
30, 1918; assistant archivist of the Conference on the Limitation 
of Armament, held at Washington September 1921; appointed 
a clerk of class four March 16, 1923; at $2,100- July 1, 1924; at 
$2,300 December 1, 1925; assistant archivist of the International 
Radiotelegraph Conference, held at Washington October 4- 



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November 25, 1927; at $2,300 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); junior 
administrative assistant at $2,600 October 1, 1928; archivist of 
the International Conference of American States on Concilia- 
tion and Arbitration, held at Washington December 10, 1928- 
January 5, 1929. 

Ferguson, Ollis B.— Born in Willow Springs, Mo., Novem- 
ber 2, 1897; high-school graduate; worked on farm and as a 
clerk in various concerns; assistant postmaster at Willow 
Springs; traveled and engaged in agricultural and research 
work 1910-1918; organized food and farm clubs in Missouri in 
1917; served with Air Service in France; under the Treasury 
Department 1919-1921; clerk in the Consulate General at Lon- 
don; appointed Vice Consul at London November 7, 1921; at 
Ciudad Juarez, December 3, 1926. 

Fernald, Robert Foss.— Born in Winn, Me., October 4, 1890; 
home, Ellsworth, Me.; attended Hebron (Me.) Academy four 
years; Colby College, Maine, one year; teacher of English 
in Porto Rico 1910-11; employed as clerk by an estate in Santo 
Domingo, March-July, 1911; employed in various capacities 
in Porto Rico 1911-1914; clerk in the office of the quartermaster 
general, War Department, Washington, 1914-15; clerk in the 
American Consulate at Catania, January 14, 1916; appointed 
Vice Consul at Catania April 5, 1916; appointed, after exami- 
nation (June 18, 1917), Vice Consul of career ol class three Sep- 
tember 27, 1919; assigned to Catania October 22, 1919; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two May 24, 1920; assigned to 
Stockholm, September 15, 1921; appointed Vice Consul of career 
of class one, November 17, 1921; Consul of class seven June 22, 
1922; remained at Stockholm on detail; detailed to Goteborg 
April 19, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Saloniki October 23, 1924; to Lagos 
July 14, 1927. 

Ferner, Florence Katharine. — Born in Washington, D. C; 
Syracuse University, A. B. 1927; Columbia University, B. S. 
1928; employed in library July-September 1927; appointed a 
junior librarian at $2,000 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, July 2, 1928. 

Ferrin, Augustin Wilham. — Born in Little Valley, N. Y., 
September 1, 1875; home, Hastings-on-Hudson, N. Y.; grad- 
uated from Yale University (A. B.) 1897; news editor 1898-1908; 
magazine editor 1908-1917; Trade Commissioner, Department 
of Commerce, 1917; Acting Commercial Attach^ in China 
1917-18; Trade Commissioner in Australia 1918-1921; Trade 
Commissioner, Department of Commerce, 1921-1924; appointed, 
after examination (January 14, 1924), Consul of class seven 
June 3, 1924; Foreign Service OflBcer of class eight July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Madrid August 1, 1924; to Tabriz June 24, 1926; 
class seven June 8, 1927; assigned to Teheran, temporarily, 
July 25, 1928. 

Ferris, Cornehus. — Born in Hillsdale, Mich., March 26, 1866; 
home, Fort Collins, Colo.; attended Johns Hopkins Uni- 
versity, and graduated in law from Harvard University (LL. 
B.) in 1893; employed as bank clerk; admitted to the Denver 
(Colo.) bar in 1892; practiced law; city attorney of Fort Col- 
lins four years; appointed, after examination (April 7, 1908), 
Consul at Asuncion May 31, 1909; Consul at Port Antonio 
November 24, 1913; Consul at Blueflelds July 31, 1914; Consul 
of class six by act approved February 5, 1915; assigned to 
Mannheim July 8, 1916; to San Luis PotosJ April 19, 1917; ap- 
pointed Consul of class five September 5, 1919; detailed tempo- 
rarily, to Mexico City, November 25, 1919; appointed Consul of 
class three June 4, 1920; assigned to Stettin February 14, 1922; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; class 
three February 24, 1925; assigned to Cobh May 2L, 1925; 
appointed Consul General and assigned to Dublin November 
1, 1927; married. 

Ferris, Walton Canby.— Born in Philadelphia, Pa., Decem- 
ber 2, 1900; home, Milwaukee, Wis.; attended Swarthmore Col- 
lege, 1918-1921; University of Wisconsin Law School, 1921-22; 
evening law school of Marquette University, 1922-1924; admitted 
to the bar of the Supremo Court of Wisconsin, 1924; clerk for 
a law firm, 1922-1924; practiced law, 1924-25; appointed, after 
examination (January 4, 1920), Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied. May 28, 1926; Vice Consul of career, June 15, 1926; 
assigned to Palermo June 10, 1927; married. 

Field, Noel Haviland.— Born in London, England, of Ameri- 
can parents, January 23, 1904; home, Cambridge, Ma,ss.; at- 
tended public schools of Switzerland; graduated from Harvard 
University (A. B.), 1924; social worker, Department of Mental 
Diseases, State of Massachusetts, 1925; appointed, after exam- 
ination (January 4, 1926), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified. 



and Vice Consul of career, September 1, 1926; assigned to the 
Department September 1, 1926; married. 

Field, Pattie Hockaday. — Born in Denver, Colo., June 11, 1901; 
home, Denver; University, of Colorado 1919-1921; Radchfle Col- 
lege (A. B.) 1921-1923; Ecole des Sciences Politiques, Paris, 
1923-24; appointed, after examination (January 12, 1925), For- 
eign Service Officer, unclassified, March 20, 1925; also Vice 
Consul of career, and assigned to Amsterdam September 2, 1925. 

Finley, Harold Daniel. — Born in Bafiston Spa, N. Y., Novem- 
ber 4, 1893; home, Saratoga Springs; graduated from Yale 
University (A. B.) 1917; served in the United States Army 
May 17, 1917, to March 25, 1920, as lieutenant and captain; ap- 
pointed, after examination (Juno 28, 1920), Vice Consul of career 
of class three September 7, 1920; assigned to Havre October 18, 
1920; appointed Vice Consul of career ol class two May 26, 1922; 
class one February 26, 1923; assigned to Naples March 30, 1923; 
appointed Consul of class seven December 19, 1923; remained 
at Naples on detail; appointed Foreign Servi.e Officer ol class 
eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Patras, temporarily, July 21, 1926; 
to Naples September 2, 1926; class seven. October 20, 1926; 
assigned to Edinburgh February 16, 1927; married. 

Finley, James Gordon.— Born in Washington, D. C, January 
31, 1885; home, Washington: attended the public and high 
schools of Washington; studied civil engineering at George 
Washington University one year; engaged in the real estate 
business nine years; employed by a wholesale grocery firm 
until July, 1916; appointed Vice Consul at Lyon September 
17, 1917; at Marseille, January 31, 1919; appointed, after exami- 
nation (June 24, 1918), Consular Assistant, September 8, 1919; 
Vice Consul at Lille January 13, 1921; at La Rochelle August 
20, 1923; at LlUe September 25, 1923; at Boulogne-sur-mer 
October 1, 1923; at Lille November 5, 1923; at Patras December 
13, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; assigned to Montreal February 6, 1925; to Sherbrooke May 
29, 1925; to Montreal Julv 1, 1925; to the Department April 22, 
1926; to Havre June 23, 1928; married. 

Fisher, Carl Alvin.— Born in Salt Lake City, Utah, April 27, 
1897; home, Salt Lake City; attended Stanford University, the 
University of Pennsylvania, the University of Utah, and 
graduated from Georgetown University (B. F. S.) 1924; served 
as a seaman and ensign in the United States Navy 1918-19; 
employed as an officer in a creamery company in Salt Lake 
City May, 1919, to November, 1921; officer in a petroleum com- 
pany in Wyoming February, 1922, to January, 1923; appointed 
after examination (July 9, 1923), Secretary of Embassy or 
Legation of class four December 12, 1923, and assigned to the 
Department of State; assigned to Berlin February 4, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight and assigned 
as Third Secretary, at Berlin July 1, 1924; at Belgrade June 1, 
1926; class seven October 19, 1926; married. 

Fisher, Dwight Wilton. — Born in Mount Vernon, Ohio, 
September 27, 1883; educated in the public schools, business 
high school, and Columbian College, now George Washington 
University; clerk to the principal of Central High School, 
Washington, two years, and later clerk to the Washington 
Board of Education; appointed a clerk at $900 in the Post Office 
Department July 28, 1905; at $1,000 October 5, 1908; transferred 
to the Department of State as a clerk at -$900, under Civil Service 
rules, January 14, 1909; at $1,000 May 9, 1910; class one April 1, 
1911; class two December 3, 1915; class three June 22, to be elTec- 
tive July 1, 1916; resigned January 15, 1918; Washington repre- 
sentative of a manufacturing company 1918-1922; clerk in the 
American Consulate at Antwerp November, 1922, to April, 
1924; appointed Vice Consul at Antwerp May 5, 1924. 

Fisher, Fred Douglas. — Born in Albany, Oreg., March 13, 
1874; home, Portland, Oreg.; educated in the public schools 
and at Albany College, Oregon; was employed us clerk; enlisted 
in the Second Oregon Volunteer Infantry; attached to the 
Quartermaster's Department, United States Army; appointed 
Vice Consul and Interpreter at Nagasaki August 22, 1901; 
Consul at Tansui February 23, 1904; Consul at Harbin June 22, 
1906; Consul at Newchwang January 21, 1909; Consul General 
at Mukden August 27, 1909; Consul General at Tientsin July 
28, 1914; Consul General of class four by act approved Feb- 
ruary 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class three April 8, 1918; as- 
signed to Johannesburg April 9, 1918; to Nantes December 27, 
1921; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Santos, June 24, 1926; married. 

Fisher, Frederic Alec— Born in Boston, Mass., March 17, 
1903; Dartmouth College, A. B. 1923; Harvard Law School, 
LL. B. 1926; employed in various capacities during summer 



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vacations; law clerk 1926-1928; appointed an assistant to the 
solicitor at $3,200 in the Department of State November 12, 1928. 

Fisher, Theodore Monroe.— Born in Strasburg, Va., October 
18, 1891; educated in public and private schools and took a 
short course at George Washington University; an assistant 
in the library of the Department of Agriculture, 1913-1917; 
appointed Vice Consul at Halifax February 12, 1917; Vice 
Consul at Colon January 2fi, 1918; at Ilabana January 27, 1920; 
at Dundee September 6, 1924; at Malaga August 3, 1925; at 
Dakar, temporarily, May 14, 1926; at Malaga, November 3, 
1926; at Dublin, November 19, 1926; at Cartagena, temporarily, 
October 25, 1927; at Puerta Castilla, temporarily, November 23, 
1927; at Tela, April 12, 1928. 

Fisk, Hurley Stella.— Born in Keokuk, Iowa; attended high 
school; stenographer for several firms 1923-1926; appointed a 
clerk at $1,440 in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, November 1, 1928. 

Fitts, Henry Lyman.— Born in East Providence, R. I., June 
2, 1861; attended public schools and a business -college; em- 
ployed in the grain business in Pawtucket, R. I., seventeen 
years, and engaged in business thirteen years; farmed in Cal- 
gary, Canada, 1910-1922, and employed by two firms in Calgary; 
appointed Vice Consul at Calgary October 21, 1922. 

Fitzgerald, Loretta Elizabeth.— Born in Washington, D. C; 
attended the Washington, D. C, public schools; employed as 
a clerk bv a business house in Washington, D. C., five years; 
clerk in the Treasury Department July, 1918, to March, 1919; 
clerk in the War Department March, 1919, to April, 1920; ap- 
pointed clerk at $1,000 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, April 9, 1920; at $1,100, December 30, 1922, effec- 
tive January 1, 1923; class one October 1, 1923; at $1,500, July 1, 
1924; at $1,560, March 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act). 

Fitzpatrick, Francis A. — An American citizen; appointed 
Consular Agent at St. Marc October 6, 1922. 

Flack, Joseph.— Born in Grenoble, Pa., December 5, 1894; 
home, Grenoble; graduate of the University of Pennsylvania 
(B. S.), 1916; took postgraduate course 1919-20; employed in 
social service work in Philadelphia and with a steamship com- 
pany in New York in 1916; appointed, after examination (June 
26, 1916), Consular Assistant August 30, 1916; Vice Consul at 
Liverpool May 8, 1917; on leave as Consular Assistant from 
September, 1919; appointed, after examination (January 26, 
1920), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, April 7, 
1920; assigned to Paris, July 29, 1920; to La Paz August 15, 
1922; appointed Secretary of class three September 22, 1922; 
assigned to Santo Domingo April 2, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; class five April 30, 1925; 
assigned as Second Secretary at Vienna June 3, 1925. 

Flack, Thomas R.— Born in Chicago, 111., January 3, 1881; 
clerk for Navy Department at Quincy, Mass., 1902-03, and for 
the Treasury Department at Marquette, Mich.; clerk. Bureau 
of Agriculture, Philippine Islands, 1903-1916; appointed clerk 
in the .American Consulate General at Moscow, October, 1917; 
transferred to the American Embassy in Russia, October, 1918; 
appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Tiflis, September, 
1919; clerk in the American Consulate at Aleppo July 1, 1921; 
Vice Consul at Aleppo, September 24, 1921; at Vienna August 

7, 1924; at Bremen, temporarily, March 15, 1926; at Vienna, 
August 13, 1926. 

Flaherty, Frances Cecelia. — Born in Ladora, Iowa: high school 
and business college graduate; held various temporary posi- 
tions while attending school; employed by city engineer of 
Ottumwa, Iowa, March-May 1926; appointed a clerk at $1,320 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules. May 17, 
1926; at $1,500, March 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Flaherty, Francis Edward. — Born in New Britain, Conn., 
March 7, 1906; graduated from high school 1923, and attended a 
business college 1923-24; employed as stenographer for a private 
concern June-September, 1924; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, September 

8, 1924; at $1,500, June 1, 1925; at $1,680, October 1, 1926; at $1,800 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,860 July 1, 1928. 

Flavin, Catherine Patricia. — Born in Washington, D. C; 
graduated from Notre Dame Academy (Washington, D. C), 
1923; took postgraduate course 1923-24; employed by real-estate 
company one and one-half years; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in 



the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, September 
21, 1925; at $1,500, July 16, 1926; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Fleming, Edmond Cecil.— Born in Chicago, 111., November 22, 
1893; Chicago Kent College of Law, LL. B.; entered United 
States Army June 16, 1917; present rank, captain. Regular Army; 
assigned to duty as Military Attache at Buenos Aires, Asuncion, 
and Montevideo October 4, 1928. 

Fleming, George Lewis.— Born in Louisville, Ky., February 
2, 1892; attended high school, business college, and tutored by 
private instructors; employed as an accountant 1909-1913, and 
as a salesman 1917-18; served in United States Navy 1918-19; 
clerk in the American Embassy at Paris December, 1919, to 
July, 1921; clerk in the American Consulate at Basel July, 
1921, to February, 1922; appointed Vice Consul at Basel Febru- 
ary 14, 1922; at Bradford June 6, 1923; at Stoke-on-Trent, tem- 
porarily, July 22, 1926; at Bradford, September 20, 1926; at Shef- 
field, temporarily, January 24, 1928; at Bradford February 29, 
1928. 

Fleming, Thomas Joseph.— Born in Washington, D. C, 
November 28, 1906; high school graduate; employed in Depart- 
ment of Agriculture January-April 1923; in Government Print- 
ing Office 1924-1927; in newspaper office 1927-28; appointed 
a messenger at $1,200 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, July 2, 1928. 

Fletcher, Cassius Paul.— Born in Ridgefarm, 111., April 1, 
1890; home. Hickory Valley, Tenn.; attended the United States 
Military Academy 1911-12, and graduated from the University 
of Illinois (B. S.) 1914; engineer with Interstate Commerce 
Commission 1914-1917; served in the United States Army 
1917-1919, retiring with the rank of captain; employed as engi- 
neer on highway construction 1919-20; assistant manager of 
plantation 1920-1923; appointed, after examination (January 
14, 1924), Vice Consul of career of class three June 13, 1924; 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Toronto July 11, 1924; married. 

Fletcher, Henry Prather. — Born in Greencastle, Pa., April 
10, 1873; home, Greencastle; admitted to the bar 1894; prac- 
ticed law until 1898; joined Roosevelt's Rough Riders and 
served throughout Cuban campaign; appointed first lieutenant 
and battalion adjutant of the Fortieth Infantry and served in 
the Philippines until June, 1901; appointed Second Secretary 
of the Legation at Habana May 22, 1902; Second Secretary of 
the Legation at Peking April 29, 1903; Secretary of the Legation 
at Lisbon March 10, 1905; Secretary of the Legation at Peking 
April 26, 1907; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipoten- 
tiary to Chile December 21, 1909; Ambassador Extraordinary 
and Plenipotentiary to Chile October 1, 1914; Ambassador 
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Mexico February 25, 
1916; ordered to return to the United States February 20, 1919, 
for duty in the Department of State; resigned as Ambassador to 
MexiccT February 15, 1920; appointed Under Secretary of State 
March 7, 1921; commissioned to represent the United States 
in the International Conference on Electrical Communications 
at Washington March 25, 1921, and was subsequently elected 
chairman thereof; appointed a member of the Advisory Com- 
mittee to the American Commissioners to the Conference on 
the Limitation of Armament, November 2, 1921; Ambassador 
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Belgium, March 6, 
1922; also Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary 
to Luxemburg March 5, 1923; Chairman of the Delegation 
of the United States to the Fifth International Conference 
of American States held at Santiago, Chile, March, 1923; re- 
turned to his post June 23, 1923; appointed Ambassador Ex- 
traordinary and Plenipotentiary to Italy February 19, 1924; 
Honorary Delegate of the United States to the Meeting of the 
General Assembly of the International Institute of Agriculture 
at Rome May, 1924; delegate to the Sixth International Confer- 
ence of American States, held at Habana January le-February 
20, 1928; chairman of the American delegation to the Interna- 
tional Conference for the Protection of Literary and Artistic 
Property, held at Rome May 7-June 2, 1928; married. 

Fletcher, Samuel Johnson.— Born in Portsmouth, N. H., 
September 17, 1891; home, Kittery Point, Me.; attended the 
public and high schools of Portsmouth twelve years, Ports- 
mouth Business School one year; clerk in a railroad office 
one and one-half years; employed in various offices in the 
Portsmouth Navy Yard to October, 1917; appointed Vice 
Consul at Barranquilla October 8, 1917; Vice Consul at Car- 
tagena, November 20, 1917; appointed, after examination 
(January 24, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class three May 
25, 1921; assigned to Cartagena June 11, 1921; to La Guaira, 



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September C, 1921; to Havre July 13, 1923; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two November 23, 1923; class one 
May 10, 1924; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; class eight, also Consul, August 8, 1924; remained at 
Havre on detail; assigned to Bluefields November 7, 1927; class 
seven May 17, 1928; married. 

Flexer, Fayette James.— Born in Reddick, 1)1., September 13, 
1892; home, Illinois; attended the University of Illinois 1910-1912; 
employed in various capacities by firms in the United States, 
Hawaii, Australia, and South Africa 1908-1916; appointed Vice 
Consul at Port Elizabeth, January 18, 1916; at Cairo, February 
12, 1917; resigned September 20, 1918; served in United States 
Army 1918-1921; clerk in office of Military Attache at Berlin 
1921-22; traveled in Euiope and United States 1922-23; appointed 
clerk in theAmerican Consulate General at Mexico City August, 
1923; Vice Consul at Mexico City May 29, 1925; at Frontera Feb- 
ruary 16, 1927; appointed after examination (February 28, 1927), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career 
April 27, 1927; assigned to Frontera (Alvaro Obregon) May 9, 
1927; reappointed Vice Consul at Alvaro Obregon October 3, 
1928. 

Flood, Peter Hem? Allen.— Born in Nashua, N. H., June 15, 
1885; home, Nashua; attended Yale University 1910-1912; em- 
ployed as a tutor in Europe and in boys' schools in Connecticut 
and New York 1912-1917; served in the United States Army 
as a lieutenant 1917-1920; appointed Vice Consul at Southamp- 
ton July 26, 1920; after examination (June 28, 1920), Vice Consul 
of career of class three, September 7, 1920, and assigned to 
Southampton; assigned to Queenstown December 24, 1920; 
to Bizerta, November 5, 1921: appointed Vice Consul of career 
of class two May 26, 1922; assigned to Singapore June 7, 1922; 
to Tampico April 18, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, July 1, 1924; class eight June 30, 1927; Consul and 
assigned to Tampico July 16, 1927. 

Flonrnoy, Richard W., jr.— Born in Hampden-Sidney, Va., 
May 20, 1878; attended Washington and Lee University three 
years and graduated from Columbian (now George Washing- 
ton) University (LL. B.) 1904 and (LL. M.) 1905; bank clerk 
in Washington, D. C, 1890-1898; teacher in Lewisburg, W. Va., 
and Emerson Institute, Washington, D. C, 1899-1903; admitted 
to the bar of the District of Columbia July 7, 1904; appointed 
clerk in the Department of State at $900, under Civil Service 
rules, July 1, 1903; at .Sl.OOO May 24, to take effect July 1, 1905; 
class one, March 1, 1906; class two July 8, 1907; class three 
July 1, 1908; Chief of the Bureau of Citizenship November 27, 
1908, to take effect January 1, 1909; detailed September 17, 1915, 
to assist the embassies and legations in Europe regarding citi- 
zenship matters; appointed an assistant solicitor August 1, 
1916; on detail as Acting Chief of the Bureau of Citizenship; 
appointed drafting officer at $3,000 November 12, 1917; assistant 
to the Solicitor at .$3,.500, March 13, 1920; drafting officer at 
$3,500, July 1, 1920; $4,000, July 1, 1922; at $4,400 August 1, 
1924; at $5,200, Mav 1, 1925; at $5,600, February 1, 1926; at $7,000, 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Flye, Orlando L.— Born in Winslow, Me., February 28, 1861; 
educated in the public schools of Winslow; employed by tele- 
phone company 1882-1886; with commercial soap company 
1887-1889; with a telephone company in Santa Marta, Colom- 
bia, 1889-1894; engaged in coffee planting in Santa Marta 1894- 
1921; appointed Vice Consul at Santa Marta, July 9, 1921. 

Follmer, Cyrus Brown.— Born in Milton, Pa., May 17, 1894; 
graduated from Milton High School 1912, and Bucknell Uni- 
versity (B. S.) 1916; attended Georgetown Foreign Service 
School 1919-20; employed as chemist by an explosives com- 
pany in Emporium, Pa., July, 1916, to March, 1917; served 
in the United States Army (ambulance service) May, 1917, to 
Tune, 1919; clerk in the Bureau of War Risk Insurance two 
months, 1919, and in the Department of State January 26- 
September 27, 1920; clerk in the American Consulate at Lyon, 
October 26, 1920; appointed Vice Consul at Lyon June 7, 1922; 
at Calais April 19, 1924; at Lyon September 8, 1924; at Tallinn 
January 12, 1926; at Berlin April 7, 1928. 

Foltz, Eleanor Beverly. — Born in Washington, D. C; George 
Washington University A. B., 1927; employed in War Depart- 
ment, July-October, 1924; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, December 12, 
1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 July 1, 1928; 
at $1,800 August 1, 1928. 

Foote, Walter Ambrose.— Born in Greenville, Tex., June 25, 

1887; home, Philadelphia, Pa.; spent five years at East Texas 
University and one year in naval school for clerks at Newport; 



studied law; employed with an arms company and a New York 
building corporation three years; served in the United States 
Navy, 1907-1915 and 1917-1920, retiring as a lieutenant: ap- 
pointed, after examination (June 28, 1920), Vice Consul of 
career of class three September 8, 1920; assigned to Port Said 
October 18, 1520; appointed Consul of class seven June 20, 1921; 
assigned to Port Said June 23, 1921; detailed to Prague April 
3, 1922; to Hamburg March 11, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; class seven February 24, 1925; 
assigned to Medan May 13, 1927; married. 

Ford, Richard.— Born in Linwood, Tex., June 20, 1897; home, 
Oklahoma City, Okla.; graduated from the University ol 
Missouri, and attended the Massachusetts Institute of Tech- 
nology; graduated from the United States Marine Officers' 
School 1919; served in the United States Marine Corps, 1918- 
1920, retiring with the rank of second lieutenant; employed 
as State fair assistant secretary 1915-16 and as timber cruiser 
and inspector for a logging company 1920-1922; appointed, after 
examination (January 15, 1923), Vice Consul of career of class 
three February 26, 1923; assigned to Colombo April 27, 1923, 
to Penang July 24, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, July 1, 1924; detailed to the Department, Julv 27; 
1926; class eight and Consul, October 20, 1926; assigned to 
Tegucigalpa, temporarily, February 10, 1927; to Seville March 
10, 1927. 

Ford, Samuel Shivell.— Born in Louisville, Ky., March 13, 
1893; attended the public schools of Louisville, Hyattsville, 
Md., and Washington, D. C, 1899-1910; took course at a com- 
mercial college' employed as messenger and clerk in various 
governmental offices iyiO-1920; appointed a clerk at $1,000 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, December 
31, 1920, effective January 1, 1921; at $1,100, December 30, 1922. 
effective January 1, 1923; class one October 1, 1923; at $1,500 
July 1, 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,620 January 1, 1928; at 
$1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Forrant, Dorothy Marita.— Born in Salem, Mass.; high school 
and business college graduate; held temporary stenographic 
positions while attending school; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, September 
20, 1926; at $1,500 September 1, 1927; resigned Januarv 8, 1928: 
clerical assistant to the delegation to the Sixth International 
Conference of American States, held at Ilahana January 16- 
February 20, 1928; reappointed a clerk at $1,.500 March 12, 1928; 
at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Foster, Carol Howe.— Born in Sedgwick, Kans., Mav 29, 
1884; home, Annapolis, Md.; graduated from the Universi'ty of 
Idaho (A. B.) 1905; Rhodes scholar, Oxford University (A. B.) 
1908, (A. M.), 1916; senior fellow in University of Chicago; em- 
ployed on a farm; engineer and foreman; instructor in Uni- 
versity of Chicago and associate professor in the Naval Academy 
at Annapolis, 1909-1919; author of many articles in magazines 
and reviews; inspector in a munitions plant in 1918; Maryland 
secretary of the Rhodes scholarship trustees; appointed, after 
examination (May 12, 1919), Consul of class seven September 5; 
1919; detailed to Vienna October 29, 1919; appointed Consul of 
class six November 23, 1921; class five March ], 1923; assigned 
to Vienna December 15, 1923; appointed Consul of class four 
June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; 
detailed to the Department of State August 23, 1924; designated 
Assistant Chief of the Visa Office, December 1, 1924; transferred 
to Consular Commercial Office, July 1, 1926; in ciiarge of Political 
Section December 1, 1926; Assistant Liaison Officer with Depart- 
ment of Commerce April 1, 1927; assigned to Johannesburg 
June 9, 1928, but did not proceed to post; to Rotterdam Septem- 
ber 10, 1928; married. 

Foster, Paul Hadley.— Born in Galveston, Tex., April 23, 
1868; home, Brownsville, Tex.; attended public and private 
schools in New Orleans, La., 1876-1881; Agricultural and Me- 
chanical College of Texas, 1884-85; traveling salesman, 1889- 
1913; appointed, after examination (April I, 1912), Consul at 
Jerez de la Frontera November 24, 1913; Consul of class eight 
by act approved February 5, 1915; assigned to Bilbao Julv 8, 
1916; appointed Consul of class seven April 24, 1917; assigned 
to Vera Cruz, February 28, 1919; appointed Consul of class six 
September 5, 1919: detailed to Monterrey July 18, 1922; assigned 
to Monterrey October 2,1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Salina Cruz July 9, 1925; 
to Piedras Negras September 7, 1928; married. 

Fouche, SprouU. — Born in Bartown County, Ga., January 12, 
1871: University of Georgia, A. B.; studied law at theUniversity 
of Virginia; bank president 15 years; Vice Consul at Bucha- 
rest one year; traveled one year in Egypt, Asia, and Eastern 



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Europe, investigating cotton production and marketing; prac- 
ticed law five years; entered service of Bureau of Foreign and 
Domestic Commerce 1924; appointed Assistant Trade Commis- 
sioner at Bucharest May 1925; Acting Commercial Attach^ Au- 
gust 26, 1925; Commercial Attache August 2, 1928. 

Fox, Ray.— Born in Trenton, Mo., October 13, 1890; home, 
Glenn, Calif.; graduated from the University of California 
(A. B.) 1920; rancher, 1911-12; served in the French Army 1917; 
in the United States Army December 4 to April 22, 1919, retir- 
ing as second lieutenant; appointed, after examination (June 
28, 1920), Vice Consul of career of class three September 7, 
1920; assigned to Melbourne October IS, 1920; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two May 26, 1922; class one February 
26, 1923; Consul of class seven December 19, 1923; remained at 
Rfelbourne ou detail; detailed to Calcutta June 5, 1924; assigned 
to Calcutta June 14, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Puerto Cortes May 28, 1925; 
to Winnipeg August 29, 1928. 

Frampton, Henry A.— Born in England in 1864; appointed 
Consular Agent at Roseau November 24, 1896. 

Francis, William T.— Graduated from St. Paul College of 
Law; admitted to bar of Minnesota; in legal department of a 
railway company in St Paul for 15 years; began private practice 
of law in 1912; appointed Minister Resident and Consul General 
to Liberia July 9, 1927; married. 

Frank, Edna Mae.— Born in Lawrence, Mass.; high-school 
graduate; attended commercial college; employed as stenog- 
rapher, summers 1925-1928; appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, September 1, 
1928. 

Frank, Laurence Champlin.— Born in Newport, R. I., July 2, 
1904; tieorgctown University, B. F. S. 192S; appointed a clerk 
at $1,000 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
July 23, 1923; at $1,100 March 1, 1924; class one May 31, eflective 
June 1, 1924; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at $1,680 September 15, 1924; 
at $1,860 March 1, 1927; at $2,000 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Frankenhoff, Frances Johanna. — Born in Atchison, Kans.; 
graduated from high school 1922; attended Kansas State Agri- 
cultural College two months, 1922, and Mount St. Scholastica's 
College 1923-24; George Washington University (A. B.) 1927; 
clerk in the War Department September-November, 1924; 
appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, November 1, 1924; at $1,320 November 16, 
1925; at $1,380 March 1, 1927; at $1,500 July 1, 1927; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Franklin, Harry Lee. — Born in Lexington, Ky., July 25, 1895; 
home, Sonora, Ky.; high-school graduate; attended the Uni- 
versity of Bonn 1923; University of Heidelberg 1923-24; Univer- 
sity of Paris 1924; served as commissioned officer in the United 
States Army 1917-1922, retiring with the rank of captain; railway 
telegraph operator and station agent 1913-1917; billing clerk and 
bookkeeper 1917; read law 1914-1917; admitted to Kentucky 
bar 1917; appointed, after e.xamination (July 6, 1925), Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, September 11, 1925; Vice Consul 
of career, May 20, 1926; assigned to Berlin, May 25, 1926. 

Franklin, Lynn Winterdale.— Born in Ocean Grove, N. J., 
June 11, 1888; home, Bethesda, Md.; attended the public and 
high schools of Washington, D. C, 1895-1906; took business 
course 1909-1911; studied under private tutors 1911-1914; em- 
ployed in business offices in Denver, Colo., and Washington, 
D. C, 1906-1911; appointed clerk in the American Legation at 
Tegucigalpa January 9, 1912; Vice and Deputy Consul at Tegu- 
cigalpa February 12, 1914; clerk in the American Legation and 
Vice Consul at San Salvador February 25, 1915; appointed, 
after examination (January 25, 1915), Consular Assistant 
August 5, 1916; Vice Consul at Callao-Lima August 25, 1916; 
Vice Consul at Guayaquil July 1, 1918; on detail in the Depart- 
ment of State January 12 to July 1, 1919; Delegate of Depart- 
ment of State to Pan American Commercial Conference May, 
1919; appointed Vice Consul at San Salvador July 2, 1919; Vice 
Consul of career of class three, September 27, 1919; assigned 
to San Salvador October 1, 1919; representative of Department 
of State to accompany remains of ex-President Melendez of 
El Salvador from United States to El Salvador on U. S. S. Cleve- 
land October, 1919; representative of President of United 
States for selection and acceptance of plot of land offered by 
Salvadoran Government for construction of American Legation 
at San Salvador; representative of Department of State for 
construction at San Salvador; appointed Vice Consul of career 



of class two May 24, 1920; class one November 17, 1921; Con- 
sul of class seven June 22, 1922; assigned to San Salvador 
August 15, 1922; attended conference on U. S. S. Tacoma at 
Fonseca Bay August, 1922; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Hong Kong July 12, 1924; 
to Hankow August 4, 1925; to Hong Kong September 8, 1925; 
to Saltillo February 27, 1928; class seven May 17, 1928; married. 

Frazer, Robert, jr.— Born in Philadelphia December 8, 1878; 
home, Philadelphia; attended Franklin School, Gormantown, 
Pa., two years; studied in Dresden, Germany, one year; at- 
tended the Protestant Episcopal Academy, Philadelphia, four 
years; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, four 
years; employed by banking firm in Porto Rico, 1899-1901; 
was town councilman of Salinas, P. R., and assistant super- 
visor of elections in Porto Rico; engaged in cane planting in 
Porto Rico, 1901-1908; appointed, after examination (Novem- 
ber 10, 1908), Consul at Valencia July 16, 1909; Consul at Malaga 
August 22, 1912; Consul at Bahia April 24, 1914; Consul of class 
five by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of 
class three July 12, 1916, and assigned to Kobe; appointed Con- 
sul General at Large September 5, 1919; Foreign Service Officer 
of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to Ziirich October 23, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class two February 24, 
1925: detailed as Foreign Service Inspector August 18, 1925; 
assigned to the Department September 29, 1927; to Calcutta 
October 24. 1927; married. 

Frei, Irene B. — Born in Passaic. N. J.; educated in grammar 
and high schools, and Drakes Business School, 1914; stenog- 
rapher in the War Department, 1918-1922; transferred to the 
Department of State and appointed a clerk of class one, under 
Civil Service rules, March 16, 1922; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at 
$1,560 March 1, 1925; at $1,680, February 16, 1926; at $1,740 
March 1, 1927; at $1,860 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,920 
July 1, 192S. 

Friedrich, Auriel Christine. — Born in New York City; high- 
school graduate; attended Smith College and a commercial 
college; appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, August 13, 1928. 

Frisby, Florence E.— Born in Washington, D. C; educated 
in the public schools and George Washington University 
(B. S.); clerk in various Government bureaus, 1907-1914; clerk 
in the Interior Department, 1916-17; in the War Department 
July, 1917, to January, 1921; transferred to the Department of 
State and appointed a clerk of class one, under Civil Service 
rules, January 28, 1921; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,560 March 
1, 1925; at $1,620 March 1, 1927; at $1,860 October 1, 1927;at$2,000 
July 1, 192S (Welch Act). 

Frost, Arthur Chester.— Born in Arlington, Mass., February 
4, 1886; home, Arlington; graduated from Harvard Univer- 
sity (A. B.), 1908; attended Harvard graduate school of busi- 
ness administration, 1908-09; George Washington University 
Law School, 1911-12; secretary to Members of Congress, 1910- 
1915; appointed, after examination (January 19, 1914), Consul 
of class eight March 2, 1915; on detail at Genoa, 1915-1917; as- 
signed to Algiers March 20, 1917; appointed Consul of class seven 
April 24, 1917; class six September 5, 1919; class five June 4, 1920; 
assigned to Barranquilla October 20, 1920; to Guatemala Feb- 
ruary 11, 1921; appointed Consul of class four August 23, 1922; 
detailed to Habana March 30, 1923; appointed Consul of class 
three June 3, 1924; Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; 
Foreign Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Tampico, March 24, 1926; assigned to Prague November 2, 1927; 
married. 

Frost, Franklin Blaine.— Born in Tiverton, R. I., August 
20, 1892; home. Providence, R. I.; graduated from Brown 
University (Ph. B.), 1915; Harvard University (LL. B.), 1921; 
attended Universite de Paris in 1919; served in the United States 
Army, 1917-1919, retiring with the rank of first lieutenant; 
newspaper correspondent, 1907-1911; in freight and passenger 
office, 1915-16; practiced law in Providence, 1923-1925; appointed, 
after examination (January 12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, March 20. 1925; also Vice Consul of career, and as- 
signed to Tangier September 2, 1925; appointed Secretary in the 
Diplomatic Service, September 3, 1926: assigned as Third 
Secretary at Santo Domingo, September 27, 1926; assigned to 
the Department November 28, 1928. 

Frost, Wesley.— Born in Oberlin, Ohio, June 17, 1884; home, 
Berea, Ky.; graduated from Oberlin College, Ohio (A. B.), 
1907, and George Washington University (M. A.), 1910; ad- 
mitted to the bar of Kentucky July 7, 1917; appointed ste- 
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Department, 1908; stenographer to the Chief of the Bureau 
of Statistics, Department of Commerce and Labor, 1909; 
appointed in the Department of State in connection with 
foreign trade and treaty relations September 2, 1909; appointed, 
after examination (June 27, 1910), Consul at Charlottetown 
April 5, 1912; Consul at Cork April 24, 1914; Consul of class eight 
by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class 
seven March 2, 1915; class six April 24, 1917; detailed to the 
Department of State August 14, 1917; appointed Consul of class 
four Sepremoer 5, 1919; designated Acting Foreign Trade Ad- 
viser March 3, 1920; appointed Consul of class three June 4, 
1920; assigned to Marseille February 16, 1921; appointed Consul 
General of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of 
class three Julv 1, 1924; assiened to the Department, tempora- 
rily, July 20, 1928; to Montreal August 24, 1928; married. 

Fuerst, Mary A. — Born in Burlington, Iowa; educated in 
public schools; clerk in a business house in Keokuk eight 
years; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $990 in the Depart- 
ment of State March 7, 1918; at $1,080 July 1, 1918; at $1,140 
November 1, 1918; at $1,200 Januarv 1, 1919; at $1,020 Julv 1, 
1919; at $1,080 February 1, 1920; clerk at $960, under Civil 
Service rules December 15, 1920; at $1,020 August 16, 1921; class 
one September 6, 1922; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,560 Mnrch 
1, 1927; at $1,680 Julv 1, 192S (Welch Act); at $1,740 Julv 1, 1928; 
at $1,800 October 1, 1928. 

Fuller, George Gregg.— Born in Rochester, N. Y., October 29, 
1886; home, Rochester; graduated from Yale University 1910; 
engaged in business several years; served in the War Depart- 
ment at Washington during World War with the rank of major; 
engaged in business in Europe; employed in Christiania by the 
Liberty National Bank of New York; appointed Vice Consul 
at Christiania November 3, 1920; at Trondhjem February 25, 
1921; at Malmo July 20, 1921; at Reval August 27, 1921; ap- 
pointed a drafting officer at $2,500 in the Department of State 
August 1, 1922; appointed, after examination (June 26, 1922), 
Vice Consul of career of class three September 30, 1922; assigned 
to Jerusalem April 27, 1923; to Bushire November 22, 1923; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of class two November 23, 
1923; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned 
to Teheran September 2, 1924; to Berlin, February 27, 1926; 
detailed to the Department, temporarily, June 21, 1927; class 
eight and Consul September 24, 1927; assigned to Niagara Falls, 
temporarilv, November 10, 1927; to Kingston, Ontario, March 
7, 1928; married. 

Fuller, Joseph Vincent. — Born in Knoxville, Tenn., September 
27, 1890; graduated from Harvard College (A. B.) 1914; Harvard 
University (Ph. D.) 1921; attended the University of Paris 
1914-15; University of Berlin, summer term, 1915; served in the 
United States Army 1917-18; with American Commission to 
Negotiate Peace 1919; assistant professor of history. University 
of California, 1919-20; instructor in history. Harvard University, 
1920-21; research assistant to an author 1921-22; assistant pro- 
fessor of history. University of Wisconsin, 1922-1925; appointed 
a drafting officer at $3,800 in the Department of State June 25, 
1925; at .*4,000 January 1, 1928; at $4,600 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Fuller, Rose Patricia. — Born in Washington, D. C; graduate 
of the Academy of Notre Dame; clerk in the American Federa- 
tion of Labor 1915-1917; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at .$900 
in the Department of State June 30, 1917; at $1,000, under Civil 
Service rules, November 18, 1918; class one December 31, 1919, 
effective January 1, 1920; class two December 30, 1922, efiective 
January 1, 1923; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 December 1, 1925; 
at $1,680 October 1, 1927; at $1,740 October 2, 1927; clerical assist- 
ant to the delegation to the Sixth International Conference of 
American States, held at Habana January 16-Februarv 20, 192S; 
at .•?l,8(i0 July 1, I92S (Welch Act); at $1,920 July 1, 1928. 

Fullerton, Hugh Stuart.— Born in Chicago, 111., April 27, 
1892; home, Springfield, Ohio; graduated from Wittenberg 
College (A. B.) 1914; Princeton University (A. M.) 1917; em- 
ployed as instructor, Wittenberg College one year; purchasing 
agent six months; Young Men's Christian Association secretary 
in France December, 1917, to September, 1919; appointed Vice 
Consul and clerk at Geneva, February 25, 1920; after examina- 
tion (January 19, 1920), Vice Consul of career of class three. 
May 24, 1920, and assigned to Geneva; assigned to Huelva Au- 
gust 2, 1920; to Lyon March 18, 1921; appointed Vice Consul 
of career of class two November 17, 1921; class one May 26, 1922; 
Consul of class seven March 1, 1923; remained at Lyon on detail; 
detailed to Havre April 19, 1923; to Calais July 20, 1923; to Ant- 
werp October 23, 1923; appointed Consul of class six June 3, 
1924; Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; detailed 
to the Department of State May 5, 1925; assigned to Cologne, 
September 4, 1920; class six June 30, 1927; assigned to Kovno 
Juoe 1, 1928. 



Funk, no Clare.— Born in Trinidad, Colo., October 30, 1889 
home, Boulder, Colo.; attended the public and high schools 
of Cripple Creek, Colo., eleven years. State Preparatory 
School, Boulder, Colo., one year and graduated from the 
University of Colorado (B. A.), 1912; employed during vaca- 
tions in various capacities by mining companies in Colorado 
and Mexico, 1907-1911; appointed, after examination (April 

1, 1912), Consular Assistant September 3, 1912; assigned to duty 
in the Department of State September 27, 1912; appointed 
Vice and Deputy Consul at Milan August 29, 1913; Vice Consul 
at Milan by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class three, September 27, 1919; assigned to 
Lucerne October 20, 1919; appointed Vice Consul of career 
of class two May 24, 1920; assigned to Genoa September 15, 1921; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of class one November 17, 
1921; Consul of class seven June 22, 1922; remained at Genoa 
on detail; appointed Consul of class six June 3, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to Catania 
April 10, 1925; to Florence February IS, 1928; married. 

Funkhouser, Charles Franklin. — Born near Mount Jackson, 
Va., September 11, 1877; educated in public schools and took 
a summer course in a normal school; public-school teacher 
for eighteen years; mail weigher for three and a half months; 
appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $990 in the Deoartment of 
State February 11, 1918; at $1,080 July 1, 1918; at $1,140 Febru- 
ary 1, 1919; at $1,100, under Civil Service rules, October 16, 
1919; class one October 1, 1920; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at $1,500 
September 1, 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,680 June 1, 1927; 
at $1,S00 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Gade, Gerhard.— Born in Chicago, 111., September 30, 1898; 
home. Lake Forest, 111.; graduate of Qroton School and Harvard 
University (A. B.) 1921, and attended Harvard law school 
1921-22; served as chief yeoman. United States Navy, May, 
1918, to February, 1919; appointed, after examination (July 10, 
1922), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, Septem- 
ber 22, 1922, and assigned to the Department of State; assigned 
to Riga, November 13, 1922; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to the Department of State 
July 17, 1924j appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven 
November 17, 1924; assigned as Tliird Sccretarv at Oslo Sep- 
tember 18, 1925; at Montevideo July 11, 1927. 

Gaines, Owen W. — Born in Atlanta, Ga., December 7, 1897; 
attended public and high schools of Atlanta; employed as clerk 
in private concerns 1918-1922; paymaster of a railroad in Hondu- 
ras November, 1922; appointed clerk in the American Consulate 
at Nuevitas July, 1924; Vice Consul at Nuevilas March 10, 1925; 
at Nassau, temporarily, September 25, 1926; at Corinto Decem- 
ber 11, 1926; at Madrid July 21, 1928. 

Galbraith, Bertram.— Born in Erie, Pa., November 4, 1895 
home, Erie; attended Yale University 1919-1923; graduated 
from George AVashington University (A. B.) 1924; served in 
the United States Marine Corps 1917-1919; appointed, after 
examination (January 4, 1926), Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied, and Vice Consul of career, February 5, 1927; assigned to 
the Foreign Service School February 14, 1927; special assistant 
to the delegation to the International Telegraph Conference, 
held at Brussels September 10-22, 1928; married. 

Galbraith, William Winton.— Captain, United States Navy; 
graduated from the United States Naval Academy 1901; assigned 
to duty as Naval Attache at London April 14, 1928. 

Gale, William Holt.— Born in New York City January 26, 
1864; home, Leesburg, Va.; educated at the Hopkins Grammar 
School, New Haven, Conn.; under a tutor in Europe, and at 
Yale University, and George Washington University; served 
through the Spanish-American War in the Seventy-first New 
York Volunteer Regiment; assistant secretary, Porto Rico, 
1902-1904; engaged in dairy farming in Virginia in 1906; ap- 
pointed, after examination (July 9, 1906), Consul at Puerto 
Plata July 16, 1900; Consul at Malta December 21, 1907; Consul 
General at Athens January 11, 1910; Charge d'Afl'airfs ad in- 
terim at Athens August 22 to October 7, 1910; Consul at Colon 
April 24, 1914; Consul of class five by act approved February 5, 
1915; appointed Consul General of class five September 17, 1915, 
and assigned to Christiania, but did not go to post; assigned to 
Munich October 7, 1915; to Copenhagen July 12, 1917; desig- 
nated as Commercial Adviser to the American Legation in 
Denmark to rank with but after the Counselor of Legation, 
July 20, 1918; appointed Consul General of class four September 
5, 1919; a.ssigued to Hong Kong August 19, 1920; appointed 
Consul General of class three November 19, 1921; Foreign Serv- 
ice Officer of class two July 1, 1924; assigned to Amsterdam 
August 15, 1924; to the Department, temporarily, November 

2, 1926; to Budapest, November 12, 1926; married. 



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Gallant, Alyre Joseph.— Born in Gardner, Mass., July 17, 1901; 
attended high school 1916-1919, and business college 1920-1922; 
employed by private concerns 1922-1924; appointed a clerk at 
$1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
December 1, 1924; at $1,500 August 1, 1927; at $l,(i20 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $l,fi80 July 1, 1928. 

Gallman, Waldemar John.— Born in Wellsvllle, N. Y., 
April 27, 1899; home, Wellsvllle; graduated from Cornell 
University (A. B.) 1921; employed as manager of a grocery 
company June-October, 1920; instructor in English, Cornell 
University, 1921-22; appointed, after examination (July 10, 
1922), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four Sep- 
tember 22, 1922, and assigned to the Department of State; 
assigned to Habana November 13, 1922; to the Department of 
State July 24, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
eight July 1, 1924; as.signed as Tliird Secretary at San Jose April 
15, 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven April 
30, 1925; assigned as Third Secretary at Quito, October 30, 1926; 
married. 

Gait, Dorothy Usher.— Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
public and private schools in Maryland and took course at 
Steward's Business College, Washington, D. C; clerk and 
stenographer in various offices in Washington 1915-1917; ap- 
pointed a clerk, temporarily, at $900 in the Department of 
State September 10, 1917; at $1,100, March 1, 1918; at $900, under 
Civil Service rules, February 15, 1919; at $1,000 March 1, 1919; 
class one May 1, 1920; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 
1925; at $1,620 March 1, 1927; at $1,680 May 1, 1927; at $1,800 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,860 July 1, 1928. 

Gamon, John Arthur. — Born in Wheaton, 111., February 9, 
1882; home, Glen Ellyn, 111.; graduate of Wheaton High School, 
1889, and of the University of Michigan (A. B.), 1905; employed 
in railway ticket auditor's office, Chicago, 1899-1902; on railway 
survey work in Mexico, 1902-03; salesman with steel company, 
Chicago, 1905-1914; appointed, after examination (January 19, 
1914), Consul at Puerto Cortes April 24, 1914; Consul of class 
eight by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of 
class seven September 17, 1915, and assigned to Corinto; assigned 
to Guaymas March 20, 1917; appointed Consul of class six 
April 10, 1917; assigned to Acapulco July 12, 1917; appointed 
Consul of class five September 5, 1919; class four June 4, 1920; 
assigned to Cobh December 27, 1921; appointed Consul of class 
three March 1, 1923; Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; 
Foreign Service Officer of class three Julv I, 1924; assigned to 
London May 21, 1925; assigned to Marseille, August 24, 1928; 
married. 

Gardner, Inez Josephine. — Born in Calumet, Mich.; gradu- 
ated from Wellesley College (A.. B.), 1904; newspaper reporter, 
1905; assistant editor and writer for New York and Boston 
magazines, 1905-1907; secretarial work, 1908-1911; publicity work, 
1912-1914; employed by a printing company, 1914-15; bursar 
and secretary for St. Stephen's College endowment campaign, 
1915-1917; office manager in Council of National Defense, 1917- 
1919; employed in Bureau of Internal Revenue, 1919-1926; ap- 
pointed an editorial assistant at $1,800 in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules. March 22, 1926; at $1,920 March 
1, 1927; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,200 July 1, 1928. 

Garland, Myron Sidney.— Born in Kingston, N. H., Septem- 
ber 7, 1904; attended an academy and a business college; clerk 
for private firms 1922-1925; appointed a clerk at .$1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, February 27. 
1925: at $1,500 Julv 16, 1926; at .*1,860 December 1, 1927; at $2,000 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at .$2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Garrels, Arthur. — Born in St. Louis, Mo., January 3. 1873; 
home, St. Louis; educated in the public schools and Smith 
Academy of St. Louis; employed by banking and manufac- 
turing firms, 1890-1S98; connected with theatrical and amuse- 
ment enterprises in the United States and the Far East, 1S98- 
1903; employed in brokerage business; appointed, after exami- 
nation (November 20, 1907), Consul at Zanzibar June 22, 1908; 
Consul at Catania January 11, 1910; Consul at Alexandria 
.\ngust 22, 1912; Consul of class six by act approved February 5, 
1915; appointed Consul of class four March 2, 1915; Consul of 
class three July 6, 1918; Consul General at Large September 
5, 1919; Foreign Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; as- 
signed to Athens October 23, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class two December 17, 1925; assigned to Melbourne, 
June 29, 1926; married. 

Garrety, William Plymon. — Born in New York City April 14, 
1878; home, New York City; attended the College of the City 
of New York five years (B. S.) 1897; College of Physicians and 



Surgeons one year; New York Training School for Teachers two 
years; Teachers' College two years; Columbia University 
(A. M.) 1906; employed as teacher in public schools of New 
York twelve years; scientific assistant. Department of Agricul- 
ture, seven years: manager of a hotel; captain in the Sanitary 
Corps, United States Army, November, 1917, to May, 1919; 
appointed, after examinatioii (June 18, 1917), Consul of class 
eight July 18, 1919; class seven September 5, 1919; assigned to 
Ceiba October 21, 1919; to Puerto Cabello September 16, 1920; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Prescott July 6, 1925; married. 

Garvin, John T.— Born in Valparaiso, Chile, of American 
parents, July 29, 1892; attended the schools of Valparaiso, San- 
tiago, and Copiapo, Chile, eight y^ars; Pomona (Calif.), Gram- 
mar School one year; Woosier (Ohio) Academy two years and 
the University of Wooster one year; employed as salesman and 
clerk by a firm of importers and exporters in Santiago, Chile, 
1911-1914; clerk in the American Consulate at Valparaiso, Chile, 
1914-15; clerk in the American Embassy at Santiago, April- 
November, 1915; clerk in the American Consulate General at 
Valparaiso since December 1, 1915; appointed Vice Consul at 
Valparaiso February 29, 1916; resigned October 20, 1920; reap- 
pointed Vice Consul at Valparaiso September 27, 1921; at 
Punta Arenas (Magallanes) January 15, 1927; reappointed 
Vice Consul at Magallanes Apiil 9, 1928; at Valparaiso, tempo- 
rarily, September 11, 1928. 

Gates, Louis Earl. — Born in Binghamton, N. Y., December 
15, 1885; educated in the graded and high schools of Binghamton 
and at the United States Naval Academy, 1903-1905; employed 
in insurance and railway business, 1905-1907; assistant and 
manager of an automobile agency 1907-1912; branch house, 
Armour, 1913; appointed clerk in the Department of State at 
$900, under Civil Service rules, December 12, 1913; at $1,000 
September 22, 1914, class two June 22, to be efTective July 1, 
1916; class three September 3, 1919; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $2,000 
July 1, 1924 (Welch Act); at .$2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Gates, Margaret Isabel. — Born in Carson City, Nev.; grad- 
uated from Central High School (Washington, D. C.) 1917; 
attended commercial school and George Washington Univer- 
sity; clerk in the War Department four months 1917, and in 
the Treasury Department 1919-1923; transferred to the Depart- 
ment of State and appointed a clerk of class one, under Civil 
Service rules, April 4, 1923; resigned March 5, 1924; reinstated 
as a clerk at $1,320, under Civil Service rules, February 9, 1925; 
at $1,500, May 1, 1926; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 
July 1, 1928. 

Gaulin, Alphonse. — Born in Woonsocket, R. I., Maj^ 24, 1874; 
home, Woonsocket; graduated from Harvard University law 
school in 1896; engaged in the practice of law in Woonsocket, 
and served as mayor of that city, 1902-1905; appointed Consul 
at Havre March 8, 1905; Consul General at Marseille May 31, 
1909; Consul General of class four by act approved February 5, 
1915; appointed Consul General of class three September 14, 
1917; on temporary detail at Paris, February 5, 1919-July 21, 
1919; appointed Consul General of class two June 2, 1920; as- 
signed to Rio de Janeiro February 10, 1921; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class one July 1, 1924; assigned to Paris, July 8, 
1926; member of Board of Review, Foreign Service Personnel, 
1927; married. 

Gault, Rose B. — Born in Fort Seybert, W. Va.; public-school 
education; clerk in Treasury Department 1918-1924; in General 
Accounting Office 1924-25; in Census Bureau March-July, 1925; 
appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, August 25, 1925; at $1,200 March 1, 1927; at 
$1,320 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,380 July 1, 1928. 

Gauss, Clarence Edward.— Born in the District of Columbia 
January 12, 1887; home, Washington, D. C; educated in the 
public and high schools of Washington, D. C, and by private 
tutors; employed in attorney's office and stenographer with 
Invalid Pensions Committee, House of Representatives, 1903- 
1906; appointed clerk in the Department of State at $900, under 
Civil Service rules, August 2, 1906; class one March 4, 1907; 
Deputy Consul General at Shanghai June 7, 1907; reinstated 
as clerk class one in the Department of State June 30, 1909, to 
take effect July 1, 1909; appointed clerk class two July 1, 1910; 
Vice and Deputy Consul General at Shanghai December 16, 
1912; Vice Consul at Shanghai February 6, 1915; appointed, after 
examination CApril 1, 1912), Consul of class eight March 2, 1915; 
on detail at Shanghai June 9, 1915, to July 18, 1916; in charge 
of office June 26, 1915 to February 19, 1916; detailed to Tientsin 
and took charge there July 22, 1916; appointed Consul of class 
six July 14, 1916; assigned to Amoy September 25, 1916; ap- 



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pointed Consul of class five September 5, 1919; assignea to 
Tsinan September 8, 1919; appointed Consul of class four June 
4, 1920; class three November 23, 1921; Consul General of class 
four March 1, 1923; assigned to Mukden March 30, 1923; to 
Tientsin March 12, 1924; appointed Consul General of class 
three June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class two July 1, 
1924; assigned to Shanghai, temporarily, August 8, 1926; to 
Tientsin May 4, 1927; married. 

Gawne, James Orville. — Commander, United States Navy; 
assigned to duty as Assistant Naval Attache at London, Paris, 
Rome, Berlin, and The Hague, May 6, 1926. 

Geissler, Arthur H. — Born October 30, 1877; home, Oklahoma 
City, Okla.; educated in public schools and by private tutors; 
studied comparative jurisprudence and diplomacy at Colum- 
bian (now George Washington) University; instructor in 
Spanish, French, and German in Wichita Commercial College 
1895; admitted to the bar in Wichita 1896; president of a bank in 
Oklahoma 1901-1909; made several study trips to Europe and 
Latin America between 1907 and 1913; president of an insurance 
company in Oklahoma City 1904-192.3; appointed Envoy Ex- 
traordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Guatemala May 

24, 1922. 

Geist, Raymond Herman. — Born in Cleveland, Ohio, August 
19, 1885; home, Cleveland; attended Oberlin College 1906-1909; 
Western Reserve University (A. B.) 1910; Columbia Univer- 
sity 1910-11; Harvard University (A. M.) 1916, (Ph. D.) 1918; 
employed in the office of a newspaper; with a chemical company; 
lecturer in New York public schools and elsewhere; served in 
the United States Navy June-December, 1918; with the Peace 
Conference in Paris; a food commissioner in Austria and ad- 
visor to the Austrian Government in public feeding matters; 
lecturer in Harvard University; appointed, after examination 
(June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class three October 
26, 1921; assigned to Buenos Aires December 14, 1921; to Mon- 
tevideo December 6, 1922; to Port Said September 6, 1923; to 
Alexandria November 22, 1923; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class two November 23, 1923; class one May 10, 1924; 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class nine, 
also Consul, September 20, 1924; assigned to Alexandria Sep- 
tember 20, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight 
February 24, 1925; class seven May 17, 192S. 

George, William Perry. — Born in Gadsden, Ala., November 

25, 1895; home, Gadsden; high-school graduate; spent three 
years in Gadsden Training School and two years at the Naval 
Academy at Annapolis; from which he was honorably dis- 
charged after resignation; clerk in the Geological Survey and 
with a private company eight months; appointed clerk in the 
Consulate at Grenoble October, 1916; Vice Consul at Grenoble 
February 10, 1917; Vice Consul at Athens March 15, 1918; 
acting delegate. War Trade Board, and acting delegate Inter- 
allied Commercial Bureau, Athens, October 11-November 29, 
1918; appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), Vice Consul 
of career of class three September 27, 1919; assigned to Athens 
December 1, 1919; Acting Commercial Adviser to the American 
Legation, Athens, April 11 to August 4, 1920; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two May 24, 1920; class one November 
17, 1921; assigned to Patras December 20, 1921; to Athens Jan- 
uary 12, 1922; appointed Consul of class seven June 22, 1922; 
remained at Athens on detail; assigned to Tenerife November 
17, 1922; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 
1924; class seven August 8, 1924; assigned to Buenos Aires Oc- 
tober 22, 1924; to Riviere du Loup December 30, 1925; to Belgrade 
December 19, 1928; married. 

Gericke, Martha L.— Born in Berlin, Germany; attended 
elementary schools in Berlin; graduated from Lincoln (Nebr.) 
High School, 1901; attended University of Nebraska summer 
session 1903 and one semester 1903-4; took library course in 
Washington Public Library, 1905-6; public school teacher, 
1904-5; employed in Washington Public Library, 1906-1908; 
Library of Congress, 1908-1910; in Department of Agriculture 
as assistant, 1910-1919, and as librarian, 1920-1926; appointed a 
librarian at $3,000 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, January 25, 1926; at $3,200 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $3,300 July 1, 1928; at $3,800 October 1, 1928. 

Gerrity, Charles Mattheu. — Born in Scranton, Pa., June 2, 
1899; graduated from Technical High School, Scranton, 1917; 
clerk in the War Department 1917-18; clerk in the American 
Consulate General at Copenhagen 1918-1920; appointed Vice 
Consul at Prague September 22, 1920; at Bergen November 27, 
1923; at Kovno January 3, 19'>4; at Dresden December 17, 1927. 



Gerry, Harvey Spalding. — Born in Washington, D. C, Janu- 
ary 14, 1901; home, Washington, D. C; graduated from Cornell 
University (A. B.) 1924; employed in the Department of Agri- 
culture four summers; on a ranch 1918; salesman during sum- 
mer of 1922; appointed, after examination (January 12, 1925), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, March 20, 1925; also Vice 
Consul of career, and assigned to Buenos Aires September 2, 
1925; appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Service February 
17, 1927: assigned as Third Secretary and Vice Consul at 
Asuncion February 23, 1927; Third Secretary at London Decem- 
ber 6, 1928. 

Gibbs, Jeptha Milton. — Born in Navasota, Tex., April 20, 
1875; educated in grammar and high schools at Eagle Pass, 
Uvalde, and San Antonio, Tex.; clerk in a railroad office at 
Eagle Pass, Tex., 1897-98; sergeant. Troop M, First Texas 
Cavalry 1898-99; employed by railroad companies in Mexico 
and Arizona 1899-1903; director and manager of a wholesale 
mercantile business at Cananea, Mexico, since 1903; appointed 
Consular Agent at Cananea January 30, 1918. 

Gibson, Elizabeth Borland. — Born in Newport, R. I.; high- 
school graduate; attended a commercial college from March, 
1927, to August, 1927; employed as clerk for the Newport branch 
of Boy Scouts of America; clerk in a market, five years; ap- 
pointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, October 3, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,020 July 1, 1928. 

Gibson, Frances Carter.— Born near Culpeper, Va.; educated 
in public and private schools; public school teacher, 1892-1899; 
clerk in the Trea.'^ury Department, 1917-1924; in the War De- 
partment, 1924-25; in the Department of Commerce, 1925; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, January 13. 1926; at $1,380 March 1, 1927; at 
$1,500 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,560 July 1, 1928. 

Gibson, Hugh Simons.— Born in Los Angeles, Calif., August 
16, 1883; home Los Angeles;, educated by tutors, at Los Angeles 
Military Academy, and Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, 
Paris; appointed, after examination (July 8, 1908), Secretary of 
the Legation at Tegucigalpa July 31, 1908; Second Secretary 
of the Embassy at London August 4, 1909; confidential clerk to 
the Assistant Secretary of State February 10, 1910; clerk class 
three January 13, 1911; Secretary to the Legation at Habana 
July 6, 1911; detailed to accompany the special representatives 
of the President at the inauguration of Gen. Mario G. Menocal 
as President of Cuba May 20, 1913; detailed to observe the elec- 
tions for the Constituent Assembly of Santo Domingo Decem- 
ber, 1913; appointed Secretary of the Legation at Brussels Feb- 
ruary 11, 1914; Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class two 
by act approved February 5, 1915; assigned to London, tem- 
porarily. May 16, 1916; permanently July 15, 1916; assigned to 
the Department of State, temporarily, February 28, 1917; per- 
manently April 9, 1917; attached to the person of the British 
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs April 18, 1917; attached 
to the Belgian Mission June 12, 1917; appointed Secretary of 
class one August 23, 1917; assigned to Paris February 13, 1918; 
appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary 
to Poland April 16, 1919; to Switzerland March 18, 1924; head of 
American representation on the Preparatory Commission for 
the Disarmament Conference, held at Geneva Mav 18-26 and 
September 22-27, 1926, March 21-April 26. and March 15-24. 1928; 
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Belgium and 
also Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to 
Luxemburg February 17, 1927; chairman of the American dele- 
gation to the Conference for the Limitation of Naval Armaments, 
held at Geneva June 20-August 4, 1927; married. 

Gibson, Lloyd Leckie.— Born in Minersville, Pa., May 31, 
1901; public-school education; delivery boy and employed in 
stock room of department store 1916-17; appointed, tempo- 
rarily, at $480 in the Department of State September 29, 1917; 
at $600 October 1, 1917; at $720 June 1, 1918; appointed a mimeo- 
graph operator at $720 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules. January 26, 1921; at $900 October 1, 1921; at 
$1,000 September 1, 1922; at $1,260 July 1, 1924; at $1,380 July 1. 
1928 (Welch Act). 

Gibson, Raleigh Augustus.— Born in Indianapolis, Ind., 
October 10, 1894; home Decatur, 111.; graduated from the Uni- 
versity of Illinois (A. B.) 1917; served as lieutenant in the 
United States Army July, 1917-1919; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 19, 1920), Vice Consul of career of cl:iss three 
May 24, 1920; assigned to Buenos Aires August 2, 1920; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul of career of class two November 17, 1921; 
class one May 26, 1922; appointed Consul of class seven March 
1, 1923; remained at Buenos Aires on detail;' appointed Consul 



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of class six June 3, 1924; Foreign Service OflBcer of class seven 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Tenerife October 22, 1924: to Guadalajara 
October 27, 1928; married. 

Gilbert, Manson.— Born in Evansville, Ind., May 29, 1882; 
attended Racine College, Wis., 1903-1907; architectural schools, 
Genoa and \'enice, Italy, four years; employed as manager, 
firm of architects, Evansville, Ind., nine years; served in the 
United States Armv November, 1917-1919; appointed Vice 
Consul at Genoa March 23, 1920; at Patras May 10, 1922; at 
Christiania February 13, 1924; at Cobh August 15, 1924; at 
Brussels, October 13, 1926; at Antwerp, temporarily, September 
1, 1927; at Brussels January 16, 1928. 

Gilbert, Prentiss Bailey.— Born in Rochester, N. Y., October 
3,1883; attended El Collegiode San Carlos, Cebu, P. I.; Colum- 
bia University; Yale University (A. B.) 1907; University of 
Rochester (Ph. B.) and (A. M.) 1916; employed as corporation 
secretary and mine superintendent 1907-1911; engaged in foreign 
travel, study, and writing 1911-1916; director of school of exten- 
sion teaching and instructor in English, University of Rochester 
1916-17; served in the United States Army during the Philip- 
pine Insurrection and as first lieutenant and captain, Military 
Intelligence Division, General Staff, United States Array, 
September, 1917, to March, 1919; lieutenant colonel. United 
States Reserves; appointed a special assistant at $3,000 in the 
Division of Western European Affairs of the Department of 
State March 11, 1919; at $2,500 July 1, 1919; at .$4,000 January 1, 
1920; Chief, Division of Political and Economic Information 
May 24, 1921; at $4,400 August 1, 1924; at $5,200 April 1, 1927; 
Assistant Chief of the Division of Western European Affairs 
April 9, 1927; at $6,500 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Gilchrist, Andrew.— Born in New York City, August 26, 
1897; attended high school, 1912-1914; business college, 1914-15; 
Pratt's Institute, 1915-1918; Sorbonne University, Paris, 
1919-20; stenographer and secretary, 1915-1918; in United States 
Army, 1918-1921; clerk, American Commission, Berlin, Sep- 
tember-October 1921; appointed a clerk in the American Con- 
sulate General at Munich, October 1921; transferred to the 
Consulate at Leipzig, September 1925; appointed Vice Consul 
at Leipzig, May 6, 1926. 

Giles, Seale Robertson.— Born in Piano, Ala.; educated in 
public schools and took summer teachers' courses; taught school 
1914-1918; in Department of Agriculture September, 1918, to 
Februarv, 1919; appointed a clerk at $1,100, temporarily, in the 
Department of State Februarv 28, 1919; at $720, under Civil 
Service rules, February 1, 1921; at $900 August 16, 1921; at 
$1,000 September 1, 1922; at $1,100 October 1, 1923; class one 
February 1, 1924; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,680 October 1, 1924; 
at $1,740 March 1, 1927; at $1,860 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Gillespie, Julian. — Born in Brownwood, Tex., June 20, 1893; 
attended pubhc and high schools; graduated from the Univer- 
sity of Texas, 1914; attended the University of Chicago, 1914; 
graduated from Georgetown University (LL. B.), 1915; served 
with American Expeditionary Forces in Europe, 1917-1919; 
appointed Assistant Trade Commissioner and assigned to 
American High Commission at Constantinople, May, 1920; 
Trade Commissioner, July 1, 1922; Commercial Attachfi, 
December 1, 1926; also Commercial Attache at Sofia, April 
24, 1928. 

Gillette, Glenn M.— Born in Naples, N. Y., February 19, 
1897; educated in the public schools; teacher 1915-16; employed 
by commercial concern 1916-17; clerk in the Bureau of War 
Risk Insurance May, 1918, to June, 1920; appointed a clerk at 
$1,000 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
August 6, 1920: at $1,100 April 1, 1924; at $1,380 July 1, 1924; at 
$l,.iOO, August 16, 1926: at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Gilman, Joseph Thayer.— Born in New York City March 19, 
1898; home, Cambridge, Mass.; graduated from high school 
1916, and from Cornell University (M. E.) 1918; served in the 
United States Naval Reserve Force June, 1918, to March, 1919; 
engaged in commercial photography 1919-20; traveled abroad 
1920-21; general manager of a photographic business 1921-22; 
employed by a bonding company 1922-23; appointed, after 
examination (June 23, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied, also Vice Consul of career, October 16, 1924; assigned to 
Athens, November 8. 1924; to Jerusalem June 24, 1927; married. 

Gittings, John Sterett, jr. — Born in Baltimore, Md., January 
16, 1888; home, Baltimore; graduated from Harvard University 
(A. B.) 1910; studied law at Columbia University, the Uni- 
versity of Maryland, and at universities in Chile and Argentina; 
member of the Bar of Maryland; served as private secretary 



to Ministers to Uruguay, Paraguay, and Portugal 1910-1912; 
secretary to American Arbitrator in Ecuador 1913-14; assistant 
and secretary. Pan American Financial Conference 1915; com- 
mercial representative in Brazil and Chile of an American bank 
one year; conducted investigations in Chile and Argentina for 
a surety company six months; served in the United States 
Navy 1917-1919; drafting officer. Department of State, July, 
1919, to August, 1921; appointed, after examination (July 11, 
1921), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four August 
24, 1921, and assigned to the Department of State; assigned to 
Helsingfors October 22, 1921; resigned November 1, 1921; with 
a casualty company 1921-22; appointed, after examination (July 
10, 1922), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four Sep- 
tember 22, 1922; assigned to Santiago November 13, 1922;.. 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; 
assigned as Third Secretary of Legation at Riga, Kovno, and 
Tallinn, July 17, 1924; detailed to Stockholm, temporarily, 
September 15, 1924: appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
seven September 20, 1924; assigned as Third Secretary at Prague 
March 15, 1926; married. 

Gjessing, Erlaad.- Born in Germany March 16, 1870; natu- 
ralized in San Francisco, Calif., 1897; educated at the Ribe Latin 
School, Ribe, Denmark; took courses in finance and account- 
ing at New York University; bookkeeper in San Francisco 1897- 
1900: stenographer in the Immigration Service in San Francisco 
and Ellis Island 1901-1904; Inspector of Immigration 1904-1915; 
employed in a clerical capacity and as French translator by a 
banking company in New York 1916-1918; appointed Vice 
Consul at Copenhagen May 27, 1918. 

Glassey, Frank Patterson Smiley.— Born in Philadelphia, 
Pa., November 1, 1898; home, Germantown, Pa.; attended 
University of Pennsylvania two and a half years and Massa- 
chusetts Institute of Technology one and a half years; employed 
in a hotel, in an oil laboratory, as correspondent and newspaper 
reporter; acting corpoial, Students Army Training Corps 
October-December, 1918; appointed, after examination (June 
27, 1920), Vice Consul of career of class three October 26, 1921; 
assigned to Helsingfors, December 14, 1921; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Prague 
March 6, 1926. 

Glazebrook, Otis Allan. — Born in Richmond, Va., October 
13, 1845; home, Elizabeth, N. J.; educated at Raudolph-Macon 
College, Virginia Military Institute, and Virginia Theological 
Seminary; served seven years in missionary fields in Virginia, 
four years a rector in Baltimore, three years in Macon, and was 
rector St. John's P. E. Church, Elizabeth, 188.5-1912; chaplain 
University of Virginia, two years, and chaplain of tlie National 
Guard of Maryland, Georgia, and New Jersey, the Southern 
Society of New Yorlf, and the New Jersey Department, Mili- 
tary Order of Foreign Wars; founder, Alpha Tau Omega Col- 
lege fraternity; appointed, under Executive order of February 
10, 1914, Consul at Jerusalem February 18, 1914; Consul of class 
seven by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of 
class six March 2, 1915; detailed, temporarily, to the Depart- 
ment of State December 8, 1917; directed December 21, 1918, 
to return to Jerusalem; appointed Consul of class five Septem 
ber 5, 1919; class three June 4, 1920; assigned to Nice December 
2, 1920; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four July 
1, 1924; assigned also to Monaco April 7, 1927; married. 

Glennan, Marjorie Denver. — Born in Washington, D. C; 
grammar and high school education; employed by the United 
States Food Administration March 11 to November 25, 1918; 
appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,020, in the Department 
of State November 23, 1918; at $960 July 1, 1919; at $1,020 No- 
vember 1, 1919; clerk at $900, under Civil Service rules, Decem- 
ber 10, 1920; at $1,000 August 16, 1921; at $1,100 February 1, 
1924; class one May 31, effective June 1. 1924; at SL.WO July 

1, 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,680 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act): at $1,740 July 1, 1928: at $1, 800 October 1, 1928. 

Glover, Robert G.— Born in Sumner, Ga., April 24, 1893; 
educated in public and high schools of Georgia, South Georgia 
Agriculture School, and Georgia Institute of Technology; 
served in the United States Army April, 1918-January, 1919; 
connected with several companies in a sales capacity; served 
in various capacities in the Veterans' Bureau; entered the 
service of the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce 
January 21, 1927, and assigned to duty in the Foreign Service 
Division; Assistant Trade Commissioner and assigned to San- 
tiago March 1, 1927; Assistant Commercial Attache August 22, 
1927. 

Goforth, Herndon Ware.— Born in Lenoir, N. C, September 

2, 1884; home, Washington, D. C; educated in public and pri- 
vate schools, at Rutherford College, summer normal institute, 



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and George Washington University; engaged as a teacher and 
principal of schools 1902-1908; in the Philippines as teacher and 
supervisor of schools 1908-1912; clerk in Civil Service Commis- 
sion 1913-1916; with Interstate Commerce Commission 1916- 
1919; appointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice Consul 
of career of class three September 27, 1919; assigned to Guate- 
mala October 22, 1919; to Santos, May 14, 1921; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class two November 17, 1921; class one May 
26, 1922; Consul of class seven March 1, 1923; assigned to Santos 
March 28, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Sao Paulo August 17, 1925; to Sher- 
brooke May 12, 1927; married. 

Goldsberry, Paul Eugene.— Born in Ash Grove, Mo., Novem- 
ber 3, 1903; attended public schools of Columbus, Kans., 1911- 
1922; clerk 1917-1923; salesman 1923-24; clerk, stenographer, and 
translator in the War Department 1924-1926; clerk in a drug 
store in Washington 1926-27; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, June 1, 1927; at 
$1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Gooch, Esther Conneal. — Born in Earle, Ark.; high-school 
education; typist and clerk, 1924-25; clerk in the Department of 
State, May-December, 1925; typist in the Department of Agri- 
culture, January-March 1926; reappointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, March 9, 1926; 
at $1,380 March 1, 1927; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$1,560 July 1, 1928. 

Goodier, Harvey Treadway. — Born in Utica, N. Y., July 7, 
1893; home, Ithaca, N. Y.; attended Cascadilla school and 
spent two years at (Cornell Universitj-; worked on farms and 
in a law ofBce; appointed, after examination (August 30, 1915), 
Student Interpreter in Japan October 15, 1915; appointed In- 
terpreter at Yokohama February 9, 1918; also Vice Consul at 
Yokohama February 12, 1918; at Dairen December 13, 1920; 
Vice Consul and Interpreter at Yokohama January 6, 1921; 
Vice Consul at Nagoya Occober 19, 1921; also Interpreter at 
Nagoya October 20, 1921; appointed Vice Consul and Inter- 
preter at Yokohama April 1, 1922; Consul of class seven June 
22, 1922; assigned to Taihoku September 18, 1922; appointed 
Foreign Service OfBcer of class eight July 1. 1924; assigned to 
Nagoya December 12, 1924; to Vancouver February 13, 1928; 
married. 

Goodwin, Myra Layton. — Born in BridgeviUe, Del.; high 
school and business college education; stenographer for a Con- 
gressman 1919-1922; for a private individual 1923-24; in De- 
partment of Commerce 1924-25; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, February 
16, 1925; at $1..500 April 16, 1926; resigned October 15, 1926: re- 
appointed at $1,320 February 11, 1927; at $1,500 June 1, 1927; at 
$1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 September 1, 1928. 

Goold, Herbert Stewart. — Born in San Francisco, Calif., 
August 10, 1886; home, San Francisco; graduate of Leland 
Stanford University (A. B.), 1909; admitted to the bar of Cali- 
fornia 1909; employed as a bookkeeper two years; practiced 
law in San Francisco 1911-1916; connected with the legal de- 
partment of the Spring Valley Water Co. 1915-16; appointed, 
after examination (April 10, 1916), Secretary of Embassy or 
Legation of class four October 2, 1916; assigned to the Depart- 
ment of State October 19, 1916; to Bucharest December 5, 
1916, but did not enter on duty at that post; assigned to Vienna 
January 31, 1917; to Santo Domingo June 7, 1917; appointed 
Secretary of class three August 23, 1917; assigned to La Paz, 
Bolivia, July 11, 1918; to Guatemala City May 11, 1920; to 
Bogota January 7, 1921; to Managua August 2, 1921; to London 
January 18, 1922; appointed Secretary of class two March 23, 
1922; Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; assigned 
as First Secretary at Athens July 17, 1924; married. 

Gordon, Hartley Patrick. — Born in South Boston, Mass., 
January 21, 1906; graduated from high school 1923, and trom a 
business college 1924; employed as typist August-September, 
1924; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State. 
under Civil Service rules, September 16, 1924; at $1,380 March 
1, 1927; at $1,500 September 1, 1927: at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act): at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Gordon, George Anderson. — Born in Huntsville, Ala., No- 
vember 10, 1885; home. New York City; graduated from Har- 
vard University (A. B.) 1906; Columbia University (LL. B.) 
1912; instructor, St. Paul's School, 1906-1909; practiced law in 
New York City 1912-1917; served in the United States Army 
June-December, 1916, and May, 1917, to October, 1919, as 
lieutenant and captain; with the Peace Commission in Paris 
August-December, 1919; appointed, after examination (May 



26, 1919), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four Feb- 
ruary 18, 1920; assigned to Paris February 19, 1920; appointed 
Secretary of class three March 23, 1922; assigned to the Depart- 
ment of State August 20, 1923; appointed Secretary of class two 
January 23, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 
1924; assigned as First Secretary of Legation at Budapest April 
15, 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class three August 
31, 1925; technical assistant to the delegation to the Prepara- 
tory Commission for the Disarmament Conference, held at 
Geneva March 21-April 26 and November 30-December 3, 1927: 
returned to Budapest April 28, 1927; assigned as First Secretary 
at Paris May 11, 1927; detailed for duty with the delegation to 
the Conference for the Limitation of Naval Armament, held 
at Geneva June 20-August 4, 1927. 

Gotlieb, Bernard. — Born in New York City November 7, 
1893; home. New York; graduate of Columbia University 
(B. A.), 1914; appointed, after examination (January 25, 1915), 
Consular Assistant March 24, 1915; Student Interpreter in 
Turkey May 1, 1915; Vice Consul and Interpreter at Baghdad 
August 24, 1917; on duty in the Department of State April, 
1917, to October, 1918; detailed to Cairo October 11, 1918; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul and Interpreter at Cairo March 10, 1919; 
detailed to Teheran September 7, 1921; appointed Vice C'onsul 
and Interpreter at Teheran November 10, 1921; Consul of 
class six November 23, 1921; remained at Teheran, on detail; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Halifax September 8, 1924; to Singapore, July 27, 
1926; to Wellington March 10, 1928. 

Gourley, Louis Hill. — Boru in Springfield, 111., October 17, 
1889; home, Springfield; graduate of University of Illinois 
(A. B.), 1912, and George Washington University (M. A.), 1916; 
took courses at Alliance Francaise, Paris, at Columbia Univer- 
sity, and in a business college; instructor in San Luis Potosi, 
1912-13; appointed Clerk in the Consulate at Vera Cruz June, 
1913; Vice Consul at Vera Cruz July 1, 1916; appointed, after 
examination (June 26, 1916), Consular Assistant August 30, 
1916; Vice Consul at Warsaw July 21, 1919; appointed Vice 
Consul of career of class three, September 27, 1919; assigned 
to Warsaw October 22, 1919; appointed Vice Consul of career 
of class two May 24, 1920; class one November 17, 1921; ap- 
pointed Consul of class seven June 22, 1922; remained at War- 
saw on detail; appointed Consul of class six December 19, 1923; 
Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Lourenco Marques .'Vpril 10, 1925; to Port Elizabeth December 
30, 1925; detailed to the Department for duty with the Inter- 
national Radiotelegraph Conference October 5, 1927; assigned 
to Sao Paulo February 2, 1928. 

Gowen, Franklin Crosbie. — Born in Florence, Italy, of Amer- 
ican parents, December, 16, 1895; home, Philadelphia, Pa.; 
educated in Italy, England, and the United States; English 
correspondent and translator for commercial concerns in Italy 
for five vears; clerk, American Consulate, at Leghorn January 

I, 1920; appointed Vice Consul at Leghorn October 26, 1920; 
at Genoa June 6, 1925; appointed, after examination (January 
12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul 
of career January 7, 1926; assigned to Genoa February 1, 1926; 
to Rome August 10, 192G; to Leghorn, temporarily, January 

II, 1928; to Rome February 7, 1928; married. 

Grace, William Joseph. — Born in San Francisco, Calif., Janu- 
ary 26, 1875; home. New York City; attended the Sacramento 
(Cahf.) Institute, 1882-1886; St. John's Academy, Syracuse, 
N. Y., 1886-1891; Manhattan College, 1891-1895 (A. B.); Catho- 
lic University of America, 19u:i-1906 (LL. B.); engaged in 
various lines of business in Durango, Mexico, New York City, 
and Mexico City 1895-1899; manager Vacas mines, Durango, 
1899-1902; served as United States Vice Consul at Durango in 
1902, and as interpreter in mining disputes and litigation in 
Mexico; practiced law in Syracuse and New York City, 1906- 
1914; appointed, after examination (January 19, 1914), Consul at 
Aden April 24, 1914; Consul of class eight by act approved Feb- 
ruary 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class seven October 18, 1915, 
and assigned to Leghorn; appointed Consul of class six Sep- 
tember 5, 1919; assigned to Sheffield October 1, 1919; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; married. 

Gram, Koyne Virgil.— Born in Broadwell, 111., February 14, 
1896; attended Lincoln College. Lincoln, 111, 1916-17, Army 
Young Men's Christian Association French School 1917-18, and 
School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, 1920-1923 
(B. F. S.); employed by a fruit company 1915-16; served in 
United States Army 1917-1919; executive Secretary in American 
Red Cross 1919-20; supervisor in Agriculture Department 1920- 
21 and 1922-23; commercial agent. Bureau of Foreign and 
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appointed a clerk in the American Consulate at Rangoon, April, 
1924; Vice Consul at Rangoon, October 24, 1924; at Saigon, tem- 
porarily, February 4, 1926; at Rangoon, September 29, 1926; at 
Colombo February 11, 1928. 

Grant-Smith, Ulysses. — Born in Washington, Pa., Novem- 
' ber 18, 1870; home, Washington, Pa.; educated at Trinity Hall 
School, De Veaux College, and St. Paul's School; graduate of 
Washington and Jefferson College; took a course at the Harvard 
Graduate School; Washington and JelTerson College, LL.D. 
1928; director and military instructor of Trinity Hall School, 
1896-1903; appointed Second Secretary of the Legation at Con- 
stantinople September 8, 19015; Third Secretary of the Embassy 
at London February 8, 1906; Secretary of the Legation at San- 
tiago, Chile, June 10, 1908; Secretary of the Legation at Brussels 
August 4, 1909; Honorary Commissioner to the Universal and 
International Exposition at Brussels, 1910; Secretary of the Em- 
bassy at Vienna September 12, 1912; Secretary of Embassy or 
Legation of class one by act approved February 5, 1915; desig- 
nated and assigned as Counselor of the Embassy at Vienna 
July 17, 1916; as Counselor of Embassy at Copenhagen July 18, 
1917; ChargiJ d'Affaires at Copenhagen 1917-1919; en disponi- 
bilit^ September 18, 1919: appointed American Commissioner 
in Hungary December 4, 1919; signed the treaty of peace between 
the I'nited States and Hungary August 29, 1921; Charge d'Af- 
faires pro tempore to Hungary December 20, 1921; appointed 
Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Albania 
September 22, 1922; to Uruguay March 18, 1925. 

Graves, Florence P. — Born in Titus County, Tex.; educated 
in the public and high schools of Bedford, Va.; teacher in pub- 
lie school 1909-1911; typist in the ofEce of clerk of the circuit 
court, Bedford, Va., 1911-1918; clerk in the Zone Finance Office, 
War Department, May, 1918, to July, 191.0; clerk for local patent 
attorney July, 1920, to February, 1921; appointed a clerk at 
$900 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
March 9, 1921; at $1,000 September 1, 1922; at $1,100 April 1. 
1924; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,680 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,740 July 1, 1928. 

Graves, George Millard. — Born in Bennington, Vt., Septem- 
ber 2, 1903; home. Bennington; attended Williams College 
1921-1923; Cambridge University, England, 1923-24; Univer- 
sity de Grenoble January-June, 1925; Ecole des Sciences Poli- 
tiques 1925-26; engaged in study and travel 1927; appointed, 
after examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign Service OtRcer, 
unclassified, and Vice Consul of career, January 13, 1928; assigned 
to the Foreign Service School January 20, 1928; to Mukden 
June 11, 1928; to Hankow September 18, 1928. 

Gray, Archibald Edmund.— Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, 
November 10, 1900; home, Bethlehem, Pa.; attended United 
States Naval Academy 1919-20; Eureka College B. S. 1922; 
University of Illinois, M. S. 1923, Ph. D. 1925; employed as a 
chemist by a rubber company 1925-26; professor in Lehigh 
University 1926-27; appointed, after examination (January 9, 
1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of 
career May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign Service School 
May 24, 1928; married. 

Gray, Cecil Wayne. — Born in Emmett, Tenn., August 14, 
1898; home, Bristol, Tenn.; Roanoke College, B. A. 1920; served 
in the Students' Army Training Corps of Roanoke College Octo 
ber-December 1918; teacher in Millersburg Military Institute 
1921-22; engaged in farming and dairying 1923; appointed clerk 
in the American Consulate General at Buenos Aires June, 1923; 
resigned September, 1925; reappointed October, 1925; appointed 
Vice Consul at Buenos Aires May 6, 1927. 

Gray, Edith Myrtle.— Born in Clinton, Iowa; attended the 
grade sichools and graduated from Clinton High School, 1895; 
attended an evening business school six months, employed by 
structural stoel works in Clinton, 1895-1898, and by two rail- 
roads in Chicago, 111., 1898-1901; clerk for an insurance com- 
pany in Milwaukee. Wis., 1908-1917; clerk in the War Depart- 
ment, September li, 1917, to July 27, 1922; transferred to the 
Department of State and appointed a clerk of class one, under 
Civil Service rules, Julv 28, 1922; at $1,.500 Julv 1, 1924: at $1,560 
March 1, 1925; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,740 July 1, 
1928; at $1,800 October 1, 1928. 

Green, Leonard NeweU. — Born in Superior, Nebr., June 1, 
1893; home, Detroit, Minn.; graduated from Superior High 
School 1911; attended University of Minnesota 1912-13; Detroit 
(Minn.) Business College 1914; graduated from Georgetown 
Foreign Service School 1921; employed by a drug company in 
Detroit, Minn., 1911-1916; except for nine months while attend- 
ing the University of Minnesota; with a lumber company in 



Minneapolis January-April, 1917; clerk in the War Department 
April-September, 1917; served in the United States Army 
September 4, 1917, to May 22, 1919; reinstated as clerk in the 
War Department June 16, 1919; appointed, after examination 
(January 24, 1921), Consul Assistant April 23, 1921; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class three November 23, 1923; as- 
signed to Yokohama December 13, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class eight. Consul, 
and assigned to Yokohama May 17, 1928. 

Green, Samuel.— Born in Baltimore, Md., May 11, 1900; at- 
tended Notre Dame College 1906-1910, and Oilman School 1910- 
1913; graduated from Wenonah Alilitary Academy, 1917; 
served in the United States Army, June, 1917, to November, 
1919; employed by a dry goods company in Baltimore, 1919- 
1921; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at St. Michael's, 
in August, 1921; appointed Vice Consul at Rio de Janeiro, July 
5, 1922; Consular Assistant August 28, 1923; detailed to the De- 
partment of State September 5, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Prescott Septem- 
ber 5. 1924; to Sofia July 6, 1925; detailed to the Department for 
duty with the International Radiotelegraph Conference 
October 6, 1927. 

Greene, Elbridge Gerry. — Born in Dresden, Germany, of 
American parents, August 29, 1888; home, Boston; graduate 
of Harvard University (A. B.), 1913; appointed, after exami- 
nation (November 17, 1913), Third Secretary of the Embassy 
at London May 22, 1914; Secretary of Embassy or Legation of 
class five by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Secre- 
tary of Embassy or Legation of class four March 2, 1915; assigned 
to London March 6, 1915; appointed Secretary of Embassy or 
Legation of class three July 28, 1915; assigned to Caracas August 
10, 1916; to Panama April 6, 1918; to Latin-American Division 
of the Department of State January IS, 1919; to Budapest De- 
cember 12, 1919; appointed Secretary of class two December 
20, 1919; assigned to Bucharest October 8, 1920; to Sofia July 
29. 1921; to Paris March 1, 1922; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class four July 1, 1924; assigned as First Secretary at 
Peking Julv 17, 1924; at Bangkok, December 13, 1926; at Vienna 
May 3, 1928; married. 

Greene, Winthrop Stephenson. — Born in Worcester, Mass., 
May 16, 1891; home, Worcester; graduated from Bowdoin Col- 
lege (A. B.) 1913; engaged in the insurance business 1913-1917; 
served in the United States Army 1917-1919, retiring with the 
rank of major; reengaged in the insurance business 1919-1922; 
chief of section. War Department General Staff, with the rank 
of lieutenant colonel 1922-1924; clerk in the American Consulate 
at Cobh, July-October, 1924; appointed, after examination 
(June 23, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice 
Consul of career, October 16, 1924; assigned to Cobh October 21, 
1924; appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Service, April 8, 
1926; assigned as Third Secretary at Santiago, June 15, 1926; 
married. 

Grew, Joseph Clark.— Born in Boston, Mass.. May 27, 1880; 
home, Hancock, N. H.; graduate of Groton School 1898; Har- 
vard LTniversity (A. B.) 1902; George Washington University 
(LL. D.) 1926; appointed clerk in the American Consulate 
General at Cairo and entered upon duties July 19, 1904; ap- 
pointed Deputy Consul General at Cairo November 3, 1904; 
appointed, after examination, Third Secretary of the Embassy 
at Mexico City March 1, 1906; Third Secretary of the Embassy 
at Petrograd May 7, 1907; Second Secretary of the Embassy 
at Berlin June 10, 1908: Secretary of the Embassy at Vienna 
January 27, 1911: Secretary of the Embassy at Berlin Septem- 
ber 12, 1912; Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class one, 
by act approved February 5, 1915; designated and assigned 
as Counselor of the Embassy at Berlin July 17, 1916; assigned 
to Vienna February 14, 1917; designated as (Counselor Feb- 
ruary 19, 1917; assigned to duty in the Department of State 
May 23, 1917; Acting Chief Western European Division March 
14, 1918; assigned as secretary to the American delegation to 
the armistice conference of the Supreme War Council at Ver- 
sailles, October 15, 1918; appointed Secretary General of the 
American Commission to Negotiate Peace, with rank of Envoy 
Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, November 30, 
1918; designated and assigned as Counselor of Embassy at 
Paris November, 28, 1919; appointed Envoy Extraordinary 
and Minister Plenipotentiary to Denmark April 7, 1920; to 
Switzerland September 24, 1921; acted as unofficial observer 
on the part of the United States at the Lausanne Peace Con- 
ference November 20, 1922, to February 4, 1923, and April- 
July, 1923; empowered by the President to negotiate, conclude, 
and sign a Treaty of General Relations and an Extradition 
Treaty with Turkey April 29, 1923; appointed unofficial repre- 
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of the Temporary Mixed Commission for Reduction of Arma- 
ment held at Geneva February 4, 1924; also at the meeting of the 
Subcommittee of the Temporary Mixed Commission for the 
Reduction of Armament held at Paris March 24, 1924; appointed 
Undersecretary of State March 7, 1924; chairman of the Foreign 
Service Personnel Board and chairman of the Board of Examin- 
ers for the Foreign Service; appointed Ambassador Extraor- 
dinary and Plenipotentiary to Turkey May 19, 1927; married. 

Griffin, Ruth Patee. — Born in St. Joseph, Mo.; graduated 
from high school 1915, and attended a commercial college six 
months; clerk in the Bureau of War Risk Insurance Septem- 
ber, 1918, to December, 1919; appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, December 1, 
1924; at .$1,320 November 16, 1925; at .$1,380 March 1, 1927; at 
$1,500 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,560 July 1, 1928. 

Griffin, Thomas, jr. — Born in Washington, D. C, February 
25, 1877; educated in the public and high schools of Washington; 
appointed clerk in the United States and Chilean Claims Com- 
mission October 1, 1900; served to October 31, 1901; clerk in the 
Spanish Treaty Claims Commission November 1, 1901; served 
to May 2, 1910; appointed clerk at $900 in the Department of 
State April 26, 1910; at $1,000 July 1, 1910; class one June 27, 
1911; class two June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class three 
December 9, 1918; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 December 1, 
1925; at $1,980 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,300 October 1, 1928. 

Griffith, Beulah Marie.— Born in Clifton, Va.; high school 
graduate; clerk in gas company 1913-14; appointed a clerk, 
temporarily, in the Department of State, August 7, 1914; per- 
manently a clerk of class one, under Executive order, June 22, 
to be effective July 1, 1916; class two July 28, to be effective 
August 1, 1917; class three, August 1, 1918; class four December 
31, 1919. effective January 1, 1920; at $2,400 July 1. 1924; at £2,600 
February 1, 1926; at $2,700 November 1. 1927; at $2,800 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $2,900 July 1, 1928. 

Grinstead, Durward. — Born in Louisville, Ky., January 2, 
1894; home, Manchester, Mass.; graduated from the University 
of Michigan (B. A.) 1914, (LL.B.) 1916; employed as law clerk 
1916-17; assistant legal adviser with Council of National Defense 
1917-18; served in the United States Army 1918-19; retiring with 
the rank of sergeant major; secretary to a Congressman 1919- 
1921; practiced law and did literary work 1923-1925; appointed, 
after examination (January 12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, March 20, 1925; also Vice Consul of career, and 
assigned to Dresden September 2, 1925; appointed Secretary 
in the Diplomatic Service November 9. 1927; assigned as 
Third Secretary at Warsaw November 12, 1927; Vice Consul 
at Hamburg January 25, 1928; married. 

Groeninger, Joseph George. — Born in Baltimore, Md., No- 
vember 22, 1884; home, Baltimore; attended the pubhc schools of 
Maryland and took two years' course in business college in 
Baltimore; with Standard Oil Co. two years and a telephone 
company four years; was associated with the Public Athletic 
League and Children's Playground Association of Baltimore; 
appointed clerk in the American Legation at Copenhagen 
December 7, 1911; appointed Vice Consul at Copenhagen Octo- 
ber 18, 1918- appointed, after examination (May 12, 1919), Vice 
Consul of career of class three May 24, 1920, and assigned to 
Copenhagen; detailed to Berlin September 28, 1920; assigned to 
Berlin November 15, 1921; appointed Vice Consul of career 
of class two November 17, 1921; class one November 23, 1923; 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class eight 
February 24, 1925; Consul March 3, 1925; assigned to Tallinn 
March 23, 1925; to Rotterdam July 3, 1926; to Batavia Octo- 
ber 27, 1927. 

Gross, Christian.— Born in Chicago, 111., October 9, 1895; 
home, Chicago; graduated from the University of Illinois 
(B. S.), 1917; studied at the Universities of Clermont, Greno- 
ble, and Algiers; served as a lieutenant in the United States 
Infantry, 1917-1920; appointed, after examination (July 9, 
1923), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, December 
12, 1923; assigned to Paris January 16, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned as Third 
Secretary at Port au Prince, September 1, 1926; at Berne July 30, 
1928; married. 

Groth, Edward M.— Born in New York City, June 14, 1893; 
home. New Rochclle, N. Y.; attended public schools in New 
York City, New Rochelle Iligh School, and took a special 
course at Columbia University; employed as clerk with a manu- 
facturing jewelry firm in New York City 1912-1915, and by the 
Child's Restaurant Co.; appointed, after examination (January 
19, 1920), Vice Consul of career of class three Mav 24, 1920; 



"Signed to Rotterdam June 11, 1920; appointed Vice Consul of 
' areer of class two November 17, 1921; class one May 26, 1922; 
assigned to Belgrade June 23, 1922; to Beirut January 29, 1923; 
appointed Consul of class seven March 1, 1923; remained at 
Beirut on detail; appointed Consul of class six December 19, 
1923; Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned 
to Damriscus August 1, 1924; detailed to Aleppo July 2, 1925; to 
Baghdaa August 3, 1925; assigned to Damascus August 11, 1925; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class six August 31, 1925; 
assigned to Surabaya December 17, 1925. 

Grotjohan, Albert William John. — Born in Rotterdam, Hol- 
land, July 17, 1900; naturalized as an American citizen at Nor- 
folk, Va., January 19, 1920; graduate of Rotterdam (Holland) 
Business High School; served in the United States Army 1919- 
20; employed in various capacities in North Carolina, Virginia, 
and New York 1920-1924; clerk in Treasury Department 
1924-1926; in Post OtTice Department 1926-27; appointed a 
clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, April 9, 1927; at $1,500 October 9, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Groves, H. Lawrence.— Born in Coudersport, Pa., January 
21, 1888; attended public and private schools; graduated from 
Harvard University (A. B.) 1912; engaged in financial and man- 
ufacturing lines for several years; appointed Trade Commis- 
sioner in France and Switzerland January, 1919; assigned to 
Latvia, Finland, Estonia, and Lithuania January, 1921; to 
Prague December 13, 1922; Commercial Attache at Prague 
July 28, 1924; at Vienna January 13, 1925; also at Belgrade and 
Budapest April 28, 1927; relieved as Commercial Attache at 
Budapest October 2, 1928. 

Grummon, Stuart Edgar.— Born in Newark, N. J., March 28, 
1901; home, Newark; graduated from Princeton University 
(A. B.) 1923; appointed, after examination (July 9, 1923), Sec- 
retary of Embassy or Legation of class four December 12, 1923, 
and assigned to the Department of State; assigned to Mexico 
City February 5, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class eight and assigned as Third Secretary at Mexico City 
July 1, 1924; at The Hague January 22, 1927; at Madrid July 
12, 1927; class seven May 17, 1928; assigned as Third Secretary 
at Port au Prince July 24, 1928. 

Guinn, Paul S.— Born in Pennsylvania December 25, 1896; 
attended high school and took special courses at Boston Uni- 
versity; made special studios and reports on foreign trade 
subjects while in London and The Hague offices of the Bureau 
of Foreign and Domestic Commerce; appointed assistant 
district manager of the Boston office 1925; Assistant Trade 
Commissioner at The Hague July 1, 1927; Assistant Commercial 
Attache November 9, 1927. 

Gunsaulus, Edwin N., jr.- Born in London, Ohio, February 
25, 1894; attended Upper Canada College five years and Johan- 
nesburg College (South Africa) one year; served in the United 
States Army 1918-19; clerk American Consulate General. 
Halifax, 1921-22; appointed Vice Consul at Windsor, Ontario, 
April 11, 1922; at Charlottetown April 7, 1924. 

Gunther, Franklin Mott. — Born in New York City February 
28, 1885; home, Amherst, Va.; graduar;:'d from Harvard Uni- 
versity, 1907; took a year's course at the Ecole Libre des Sciences 
Politiques, Paris; served as private secretary to the Ambassador 
to Japan, 1908-09; appointed, after examination (February 26, 
1909), Third Secretary of the Embassy at Paris August 5, 1909; 
detailed to the Division of Latin-.\mericau .\ffairs. Department 
of State, November 1, 1910, to January 31, 1911; appointed Sec- 
retary of the Legation at Managua January 27, 1911; Secretary 
of the Legation at Lisbon February 1, 1912; Second Secretary of 
the Embassy at Rio de Janeiro August 22, 1912; Secretary of 
the Legation at Christiania February 11, K>14; secretary to the 
American delegation to the International Conference on Spitz- 
bergen June 16, 1914; technical delegate to the same conference 
June 24, 1914; detailed to the American Embassy in London, 
with rank of Second Secretary, September 15, 1914: Secretary 
of Embassy or Legation of class three by act approved February 
5, 1915; assigned to London April 17, 1915;_appointcd Secretary 
of class two July 13, 1917; assigned to The Hague, February 6, 
1919; appointed Secretary of class one December 20, 1919; desig- 
nated and assigned as Counselor of Embassy at Rome, June 14, 
1920; assigned to the Department of State March 5, 1924; desig- 
nated Chief of the Division of Mexican Affairs June 25, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class one July 1. 1924' 
Knvov Extraordinary arid Minister Plenipotentiary to Egypt 
April 5, 1928; married. 



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Guptill, Albert Mentzer.— Born in Waltham, Mass., Oct6^ 
ber 11, 1S92; Colby College, B. S. 1915; employed by various' 
firms in Shanghai, Peking, and Kalgan, 1915-1921; by a firm in 
New York City 1922-2:i; reporter on Shanghai Times 1923; 
employed by a firm in Shanghai 1923-24; appointed a clerk in 
the American Consulate General at Shanghai May 26, 1924; 
resigned September 30, 1926: appointed a clerk in the Ainerican 
Consulate at Tsinan July 17, 1928; ^'ice Consul at Nanking 
November 17, 1928. 

Guy, William Edwin.— Born in St. Louis, Mo., July 30, 
1896; home. St. Louis; Princeton University, A. B. 1917; Wash- 
ington University. St. Louis, LL. B. 1920; Geneva School of 
International Studies, summer of 1927; in United States Xaval 
Reserve 1917-18: employed by a law firm in St. Louis 1920- 
1924: by a banking company 1925-26; appointed, after exami- 
nation (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
and Vice Consul of career, May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign 
Service School May 24, 1928; on leave of absence from July 18, 
1928. 

Gwyna, William Martin.— Born in Detroit, Mich., March 14, 
1892; home, I^os .\ngeles, Calif.; graduated from University of 
California (B. Tj.), 1914; received diploma from Ecole Libre des 
Sciences Politiques, Paris, 1924; attended Ecole Nationale des 
Langues Orientales, 1922-1925; Faculte de Droit, University 
of Paris, 1924-25; junior assistant in University of California 
library, 1915-16; with .American Commission for Relief in Be) 
gium, 19)6-17; ambulance driver in French Army, April- 
September 1917; served in the United States Army, 1917-1919; 
executive officer in Trieste, Italy, for United States Food Admin- 
istration, 1919; inspector in Qalicia-Poland for American Relief 
AdQiinistration, 1919-1922; appointed, after examination (Jan- 
uary 4, 1926), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified. May 28, 
1926; Vice Consul of career, June 15, 1926; assigned to Prague 
March 26, 1927; to Paris August 16, 1928. 

Hackworth, Green Haywood.— Born in Prestonburg, Ky., 
Januarv 22, 1883; graduate of Willard Normal School, Willard, 
Ky., 1902; Valparaiso University (B. A.), 1905; Georgetown 
University (LL. B.), 1912; took one-year course in interna- 
tional law and diplomacy at George Washington University; 
member of the bar of the District of Columbia, and of the 
Supreme Court of the United States; bookkeeper for a wholesale 
house, 1905-1909; appointed clerk in the Civil Service Com- 
mission April 28, 1909; promoted through the various grades 
to class three; transferred, under Civil Service rules, and ap- 
pointed a law clerk at .$2,000 in the Department of State, August 
10, 1916; at $2,250 October 22, 1917; at $2,500 Januarv 2, 1918; 
Assistant Solicitor at $2,500 October 1, 19)8; at $3,000 July 1, 
1919; assistant to the Solicitor at $4,000 December 31, 1919, 
effective January 1, 1920; drafting officer at $4,000 July 1, 1920; 
Assistant Solicitor at $4,500 August 16, 1922, also to represent 
the interests of the United States in all matters or investiga- 
tions before the International Joint Commission created by 
the treaty of January 11, 1909, between the United States 
and Great Britain; in May, 1923, assisted American Delega- 
tion at Lausanne in drafting treaty with Turkey; from June to 
August, inclusive, 1923, assisted Ambassador at Madrid in 
commercial treaty negotiations with Spain; at $5,200 July 1, 
1924; at $5,600 May 1, 1925; designated as Acting Solicitor o( 
the Department of State July 1, 1925; appointed Solicitor for 
the Department of State August 10, 1925. 

Haeberle, Arminius T.— Born in St. Louis, Mo., January 28, 
1874; home, St. Louis; educated at Elmhurst College, Elm- 
hurst, 111., and in Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.; 
instructor at St. Charles College, St. Charles, Mo.; principal 
of the public school at Hermann, Mo.; vice-director of the 
Institute Ingles at Santiago, Chile, 1898-1903; employed by 
the Board of Foreign Missions at New York; head of the mod- 
ern language department of the McKinley High School, St. 
Louis, Klo., 1904-1907; appointed, after examination (Novem- 
ber 20, 1907), Consul at Manzanillo June 10, 1908; Consul at 
Tegucigalpa January 11, 1910; Consul at St. Michael's Novem- 
ber 24, 1913; Consul of class seven by act approved February 
5, 1915; appointed f onsul of class five February 22, 1915, and 
assigned to Pernambuco; appointed Consul of class four Sep- 
tember 14, 1917; detailed to Rio de Janeiro, temporarily, July 
29, 1919; appointed Consul of class three June 4, 1920; assigned 
to Sao Paulo March 30, 1923; appointed Consul General of class 
four Ju»e 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class three July 1, 
1924; assigned to Dresden July 1, 1925; married. 

Haering, George John. — Born in New York City August 13, 
1895; home, Huntington Station, N. Y.; attended high school 
four years, and the University of Michigan three years; served 
in the United States Army 1917-192C: employed as supercargo 



and assistant to port superintendent one and a half years; 
employed by private concerns engaged in steamship operation 
three years; appointed, after examination (June 23, 1924), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified; also Vice Consul of career, 
October 16, 1924; assigned to Kobe November 8, 1924. 

Hagerman, Worthington E.— Born in Carmel, Ind., Novem- 
ber 25, 1878; appointed clerk in the American Consulate Gen- 
eral at Paris, August 12, 1919; Vice Consul at Nantes Decem- 
ber 3, 1925; at Calais, temporarily, October 30, 1926; at Nantes, 
December 3, 1926; at Boulogne-sur-Mer, temporarily, August 
5, 1927; at Nantes October 1, 1927; at Calais temporarily, August 
4, 1928; at Nantes September 19, 1928. 

Haig, Robert Van Rensselaer.— Born in Washington, D. C, 
August 16, 1900; completed high school 1917, and graduated 
from the University of Maryland (B. S.) 192); served in the 
United States Army September-Decemlicr, 1918; clerk in a 
bank and for a milk producers' association in Washington, 
August, 1921, to January, 1923; appointed a clerk at $1,000 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, January 
27, 1923; at $1,100 March 1, 1924; class one May 31, effective 
June 1, 1924; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at $1,680 Mav 1, 1925; at 
$1,740 March 1, 1927; at $1,860 Julv 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$2,000 December 1, 1928. 

Hailer, Fred E. — Born in Washington, D. C, January 7, 
1888; attended grade school; employed in hotels 1904-1910 and 
1914-1917; served in the United States Marine Corps 1910-1914; 
watchman in Government buildings February to December 
1918; served in the United States Navy one month 1918; rein- 
stated as a watchman in the State, War, and Navy Building, 
January, 1919; transferred to the Department of State and 
appointed a messenger, under Civil Service rules, March 8, 
1921; position allocated to C. A. F. one at $1,140 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,200 March 1, 1925; at $1,260 December 1, 1925; at $1,320 
March 1, 1927; at $1,380 November 1, 1927; at $1,500 Julv 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,.560 July 1, 1928. 

Haines, Frederic Maurice. — Born in Burlington, N. J., April 

4, 1897; attended high school two years; graduated from a chiro- 
practic school 1925; employed by an electric company 1917; 
served in the United States Army 1917-1919; employed in 
various capacities 1919-1927; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, March 18, 1927; 
at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Hair, Erwin Pembroke.— Born in St. Jo, Tex., August 18, 
1905; attended high school 1919-1921; employed as messenger 
boy for a private concern June-November, 1922, and for the 
United States Weather Bureau January, 1923, to July, 1924; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, Julv 16, 1924; at $1,500 November 1, 1925; at 
$),.560 November 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Hale, Bernard Franklin. — Born in Lunenburg, Vt., June 22, 
1896; home, Lunenburg; attended grammar schools in Ver- 
mont, Quebec, and Prince Edward Island; Goddard Seminary, 
Barre, Vt., one year; graduated from Hebron (Me.) Academy, 
1916; studied under private tutors in Trinidad and Hudders- 
fleld; clerk in the American Consulate General at London 
1916-1918; appointed Vice Consul at Edinburgh March 5, 1918; 
Vice Consul at Swansea June 11, 1918; at Leeds November 24, 
1919; at Plymouth January 3, 1920; appointed, after examina- 
tion (May 12, 1919), Consular Assistant November 17, 1920; 
Vice Consul of career of class three May 26, 1922; assigned to 
Plymouth June 23, 1922; to Dundee July 18, 1923; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two November 23, 1923; class one 
May 10, 1924; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; 
class nine, also Consul, August 8, 1924; assigned to Dunfermline 
August 30, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight 
February 24, 1925; assigned to Marseille May 29, 1925; married. 

Hall, Barton.— Born in Leavenworth, Kans., July 13, 1881; 
home, Kansas City, Mo.; graduated from Harvard University 
(S. B.) 1907; practiced architecture in New York City two 
years; served in the United States Army December, 1917-1919, 
with rank of lieutenant; appointed, after examination (May 19, 
1919), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four September 

5, 1919; assigned to Athens October 14, 1919; appointed Secretary 
of class three January 18, 1922; assigned to Berlin July 13, 1922; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; as- 
signed as Second Secretary at Helsingfors July 17, 1924. 

Hall, Carlos Clark. — Born in Cuernavaca, Mexico, of American 
parents, February 18, 1900; home, Flagstafl, Ariz.; attended 
Georgetown University School of Foreign Service 1923-1925; 
assistant chemist for a sugar company 1913-14: served in the 



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British Army during World War; in the United States Army 
1919-1925; editorial assistant in Pan American Sanitary Bureau 
1925-26; appointed, after examination (January 4, 1926), 
Foreign Service OfTicer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
February 5, 1927; assigned tn the Foreign Service School Feb- 
uary 14", 1927; to Medellin March 10, 1928; married. 

Hall, Claude Haines, jr. — Born in Baltimore, Md., December 
14, 1899; graduated from Baltimore Polytechnic Institute 1920; 
attended Johns Hopkins University 1921-1923; employed as 
statistician by a private firm six months 1919; laljoratory assist- 
ant in the United States Naval Academy six months 1920; 
director of laboratories in Maryland Academy of Sciences 
1919-1924; ordnance computer three months 1924; research 
assistant in Yale University Observatory 1924-25; appointed 
clerk in the American Consulate at Johannesburg August, 1925; 
Vice Consul at Johannesburg December 19, 1925: at Port Fliza- 
beth, temporarily, November 20, 1920; at Johannesburg October 
4, 1927; at Lourenco Marques, temporarily, December 9, 1927; 
at Johannesburg December 31, 1927. 

Hall, Harry H.— Born in McDonald, Pa., February 1, 1893; 
attended public and commercial schools; employed as salesman 
and manager of supply company 1909-1914; vrith various private 
firms, 1914-1917; served in the United States Army, 1917-1919; 
■with American Red Cross in Poland, 1919-1921; appointed clerk 
in the American Consulate at Riga July, 1924; Vice Consul at 
Riga April 3, 1925; at Malmo, temporarilv, April 6, 1928; at 
Riga August 14, 1928; at Warsaw September 29, 1928. 

Hall, Margaret.— Born in Annapolis, Md.; Wellesley College, 
A. B. 1928; appointed an under library assistant at $1,440 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, January 1, 
1928. 

Hall, Monroe. — Born in Seabright, N. J., August 11, 1901; 
home. New York City; attended Columbia University 1924- 
1920; employed by a trust company 1919-20; by a firm in Cleve- 
land, Ohio, 1920-1922; in the San Francisco branch of the same 
firm 1922-23; by a publishing company in New York City 
1924-1927; appointed, after examination (January 9, 1928), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career. 
May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign Service School May 24, 
1928; as Language Ofljcer at Tokyo November 3, 1928; married. 

Hall, William Alden. — Commander, United States Navy; 
assigned to duty as Naval Attache at Rio de Janeiro June 23, 
1927. 

Halpin, Gertrude Louise. — Born in Auburn, N. Y.; high school 
education; employed as stenographer for private firms, 1923-1926; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, Februarv 1, 1920; at $1,500 June 1, 1927; at 
$1,020 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Halstead, Albert.— Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, September 19, 
1867; home, Cincinnati; attended the public schools of Cincin- 
nati and preliminary schools elsewhere; graduated from Prince- 
ton University in 1889; employed as clerk in the ofl^ce of the 
surveyor of the port of Cincinnati, 1889-1891; represented the 
Cincinnati Commercial-Gazette at Washington, 1891-1890; was 
aid-de-camp to Governor William McKinley, 1892-1896; editor 
of the Springfield (Mass.) Union, 1896-1899; Washington corre- 
spondent of the Brooklyn Standard-Union and Philadelphia 
Evening Telegraph, 1899-1906; appointed, after examination 
(March 29, 1906), Consul at Birmingham April 3, 1906; Consul 
of class four by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed 
Consul General of class three February 22, 1915, and assigned 
to Vienna; on detail in the Department of State March 28-De- 
eember 19, 1917; assigned to Stockholm December 19, 1917; 
appointed Consul General of class two July 6, 1918; directed 
to proceed to Vienna as American Commissioner in Austria 
May 15, 1919; detailed to Paris September 7, 1920; assigned to 
Montreal November 26, 1920; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of cla.ss one July 1, 1924; assigned to London June 16, 192S; 
married. 

Hamilton, Maxwell M.— Born in Tahlequah, Okla., Decem- 
ber 20, 1890; home, Sioux City, Iowa; attended Washington and 
Jefferson University 1914-15; graduated from Princeton Uni- 
versity 1919; employed in a bank in Sioux City, Iowa, four 
summers; in United States Army May-December, 1918; instruc- 
tor in the Tome School, Port Deposit, Md., 1919-20; appointed, 
after examination (January 19, 1920), Student Interpreter in 
China May 20, 1920; Vice Consul and Interpreter at Canton 
October 9, 1922; appointed Consul of class seven June 3, 1924; 
Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Shanghai April 30, 1925; class seven October 20, 1926; assigned 
to the Department July 24, 1927; married. 



Hamlin, John Nellis.— Born in Roseburg, Oreg., March 9 
1895; home, Roseburg; attended University of Oregon 1915-1917 
graduated from Harvard University 1923; served in the Unitec 
States Army 1917-18; appointed, after examination (July 9 
1923), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; Secre 
tary in the Diplomatic Service July 18, 1924; assigned as Third 
Secretary at Tirana October 20, 1924; at Madrid July 1, 1920; at 
Buenos Aires April 16, 1928; class eight and Consul May 17 
1928. 

Hammond, Ogden Haggerty.— Born in Louisville, Ky., 
October 13, 1869; home, Bernardsville, N. J.; engaged in real 
estate and msurance business in New York City 1907; president 
of a railway company and two real estate and improvement 
companies; member New Jersey House of Representatives 
1914-1917; chairman New Jersey State Board of (Charities and 
Corrections; served as a member of several State commissions; 
appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to 
Spain December 21, 1925; married. 

Hampton, Ada Janney. — Born in Hamilton, Va.; graduated 
from high school 1921, and from business college 1923; employed 
in commercial concern; appointed a clerk at $1,200, temporarily, 
in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, January 
25, 1924; permanently, at $1,320 July 16, 1924; at $1,380 March 
1. 1925; at $1,440 December 1, 1925; at $1,500 March 1. 1927; at 
$1,.500 November 1. 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,080 July 1, 1928. 

Hanna, Margaret M. — Born in Ann Arbor, Mich.; educated 
in the public and high schools of Washington, D. C, and by 
private tutors; appointed confidential clerk to the Chief of the 
Bureau of Indexes and Archives, Department of State, at $900 
November 16, 1895; confidential clerk to the Second Assistant 
Secretary of State at $900 January 6, 1896; clerk class one Feb- 
ruary 23, 1897; class two December 4, 1905; class three March 4, 
1907; detailed as clerical assistant Pious Fund Arbitration at 
The Hague, 1902; detailed as clerical assistant Venezuelan 
Claims Commission at Caracas, 1903; detailed as clerical assist- 
ant to the Delegation of the United States to the Second Peace 
Conference at The Hague, 1907; detailed as clerical assistant 
to the Delegation of the United States to the Fourth Inter- ■ 
national Conference of American States, Buenos Aires, 1910; 
appointed clerk class four May 1, 1916; Chief of Bureau at 
$2,100 July 1, 1918; special assistant at $2,500 June 1, 1920; draft- 
ing officer at $2,500 July 1, 1920; at $3,000 June 17, effective 
July 1, 1921; on February 28, 1923, was detailed as a Special 
Assistant and designated also as Special Disbursing Officer of 
the Department of State to the Delegation of the United States 
to the Fifth International Conference of American States held 
at Santiago, Chile, March 25, 1923; Chief of the Office of Coordi- 
nation and Review January 31, 1924; appointed a drafting officer 
at .$3,500 April 1, 1924; at $3,600 May 1, 1925; special disbursing 
officer of the delegation to the Sixth International Conference 
of American States, held at Habana January 16-February 20, 
1928; at .$3,700 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $3,800 July 1, 1928. 

Hanna, Matthew Elting. — Born in Londonderry, Ohio, 

March 9, 1873; graduated from West Point in 1897; was a cavalry 
officer, United States Army 1897-1913; served in New Mexico 
1897-98, in Cuba 1899-1904; was Aid to the Military Governor 
1898-1902, commissioner of public schools 1900-1902, and military 
attache in the Legation at Habana 1902-1904; served in Montana 
1904-05; was a student officer two years and an instructor three 
years at the Staff College, Fort Leavenworth; special agent of the 
United States in Panama, 1909; on the general staff. United 
States Army 1910-1912; special representative of the United 
States Army at German maneuvers, 1911; resigned from Army 
1913; manager in a manufacturing chemists concern in New York 
1912-1917; inspector general Massachusetts Militia 1912-1914; an 
assistant in the American Embassy in Mexico City February- 
August, 1917; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1917), 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, August 23, 
1917, and assigned to Mexico City; appointed Secretary of class 
three March 14, 1919; class two August 24, 1921; assigned to the 
Department of State as Acting Chief of the Division of Mexican 
Affairs, September 20, 1921; designated Chief December 20, 1921; 
assigned to Berlin March 10, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class four July 1, 1924; class three August 8, 1924; 
member of Board of Review, Foreign Service Personnel, 1926; 
detailed as Foreign Service Inspector November 6, 1925; class 
two June 30, 1927; assigned to Lima November 11. 1927; 
appointed Cotmselor of Kmbassy November 25, 1927; secretary 
to the delegation to the Sixth International Conference of .Ameri- 
can States, held at Habana January 10-February 20, 1928; 
married. 

Hannan, Catherine Elizabeth.— Born in Washington, D. C.; 
educated in private school; assistant chief telephone operator in 
the Treasury Department, 1918-1922; appointed chief telephone 



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switchboard operator, at $1,260, in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, April 3, 1922; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,620 July 1, 192S (Welch Act). 

Hansen, Carl Christian.— Born in Denmark May 14, 1862; 
naturalized in Modesto, Calif., July 6, 1887; attended school 
abroad and in California; graduated from the Cooper Medical 
College; hospital interne in San Francisco four years; assistant 
in postgraduate department of the University of California 
one year; practiced medicine; medical missionary in Turkey 
and Siam, 1895-1898; physician in charge of the Van Santvoord 
Sanatorium in Siam to October, 1908; appointed Vice and 
Deputy Consul General at Bangkok April 2, 1909; Vice Consul 
at Bangkok February 6, 1915. 

Hanson, George Charles. — Born in Bridgeport, Conn., 
October 11, 1883; home, Bridgeport; graduate of Cornell Uni- 
versity (C. E.), 1908; engaged at various times in business and 
engineering work; appointed, after examination (May 5, 1909), 
Student Interpreter in China June 12, 1909; Deputy Consul 
General at Shanghai September 7, 1911; also Interpreter Octo- 
ber 15, 1911; Vice and Deputy Consul and Interpreter at Chefoo 
May 13, 1912; Vice and Deputy Consul and Interpreter at Dalny 
November 25, 1913; Vice and Deputy Consul and Interpreter 
at Newchwang March 17, 1914; Vice and Deputy Consul General 
and Interpreter at Tientsin May 9, 1914; Vice and Deputy Con- 
sul and Interpreter at Newchwang January 5, 1915; appointed 
Consul of class eight March 2, 1915, and assigned to Swatow; 
assigned to Chungking March 20, 1917; to Foochow April 15, 
1918; appointed Consul of class seven July 6, 1918; class six 
September 5, 1919; assigned to Harbin December 27, 1921; ap- 
pointed Consul of class five August 23, 1922; class four June 5, 
1924; Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924. 

Hanson, Hanna Magdalene.— Born in Portland, Me.; high- 
school graduate; stenographer for private firms, 1920-1926; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules. October 11, 1926; at $l,.50O May 1, 1927; at 
$1,560 January 1, 1928; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Hanson, John H. — Born in Brandon, Minn., April 28, 1873; 
attended Augsburg College and Augsburg Seminary, Min- 
neapolis, 1894-1903; Lutheran minister since 1903; appointed 
Vice Consul at Prince Rupert May 17, 1928. 

Hardisty, Olive F. — Born in England; educated in private 
and public schools and in a business college; appointed a clerk, 
temporarily, at $720 in tlie Department of State, August 7, 
1917; at $840, September 15, 1917; at $900, October 1, 1917; at 
$1.0S0 July 1, 1918; at $1,140 November 1, 1918; at $960 July 1, 
1919; at $1,020 February 1, 1920; clerk, permanently, at $1,020, 
under Civil Service rules, March 1, 1920; at $1,000 July 1, 1920; 
at $1,080 October 16, 1922; at $1,140 December 30, 1922, effec- 
tive January 1, 1923; class one October 1, 1923; at $1,500 July 1, 
1924; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Hardy, James Walter. — Born in Lewiston, N. C, July 17, 
1887; attended public schools; laborer at the Washington Navy 
Yard one year; private. United States Army, October 27, 1917, 
to March 4, 1919; employed as a driver by the District of Co- 
lumbia 1919-20; appointed an assistant messenger in the De- 
partment of State, under Civil Service rules, December 22, 1920 

Hare, Raymond Arthur. — Born in Martinsburg, W. Va., 
April 3, 1901; home, Goodman, Wis.; Grinnell College, Grinnell, 
Iowa, A. B. 1924; instructor in Robert College, Constantinople, 
Turkey, 1924-1927; executive secretary, American Chamber of 
Commerce for the Levant 1926-27; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate General at Constantinople April 1927; 
Vice Consul at Constantinople May 19, 1927; appointed, after 
examination (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclas- 
sified. Vice Consul of career, and assigned to Constantinople 
October 24, 1928. 

Harlow, Blanche Schwartz. — Born in Washington, D. C; 
attended Business High School 1914-1918; clerk in the American 
Red Cross national headquarters 1917-1922; stenographer for a 
railroad association January, 1922, to May, 1923; clerk in the 
Treasury Department May-August, 1923; appointed a clerk 
of class one in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, August 1, 1923; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Harlow, William McGrath. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
October 30, 1898;attended Gonzaga School 1904-1909, St. John's 
College 1909-1915, business school 1915; employed in private 
concern 1915-1917; served in Marine Corps 1917-1919; Chief 
Yeoman, Coast Guard Headquarters, Treasury Department, 



1919-1924; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Hong 
Kong March, 1924; Vice Consul at Hong Kong September 4. 1924; 
resigned May 16, 1926; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service rules. May 17, 1926; at $1,500 
March 1, 1927; Assistant Disbursing Officer, January 1, 1928; 
at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at .$1,680 July 1, 1928; at 
$2,000 November 1, 1928. 

Harmon, Hubert Reilly.— Born in Chester, Pa., April 3, 1892 
graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1915; 
entered the United States Army, June 12, 1915; present rank, 
major. Air Service, Regular Army; assigned to duty as Assistant 
Military Attach^ at London, February 2, 1927; Assistant Mili- 
tary Attach^ for Air, December 21, 1927. 

Harnden, Robert.— Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, November 
27, 1881; home, Berkeley, Calif.; attended the public schools ol 
Alameda, Calif., nine years and the Univers ty of California 
one year; employed as an accountant in a lead company four 
years in San Francisco; real estate agent two years; spent four 
years in travel and study in Europe; American neswpaper 
correspondent in London 1916-17; appointed Vice Consul at 
Seville November 7, 1917; appointed, after examination (June 
18, 1917), Consul of class eight February 19, 1918; on detail at 
Seville; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; as- 
signed to SevUle November 13, 1919; appointed Consul of class 
five November 23, 1921; assigned to Valencia May 17, 1922; to 
Rosario January 2, 1924; appointed Foreign Service OfBcer of 
class six July 1, 1924; married. 

Harper, Oscar Cole. — Born in Garland, Tex., December 20, 

1895; attended the Artesia (N. Mex.) High School to 1913; 
Western College, two years; the University of Texas, Austin, 
two years; employed in a clerical capacity in Dallas and El 
Paso, Tex., 1916-1918; appointed Vice Consul at Ciudad Juarez 
January 9, 1919; at Chihuahua May 27, 1921; at Ciudad Juarez 
August 19, 1921; at Torreon May 12, 1925; at Piedras Negras 
November 21, 1925. 

Harrington, Julian Fiske. — Born in Framingham, Mass., 
April 11, 1901; home, Framingham; graduated from high school 
1919, and attended Columbia University one semester, 1920; 
employed in clerical capacities by commercial concerns in Green- 
field, Mass., and New York City, fourteen months; appointed 
clerk in the American Consulate at Malaga in April, 1921; Vice 
Consul at Malaga July 5, 1922; at Antwerp May 17, 1923; ap- 
pointed, after examination (January 14, 1924), Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, and assigned 
to Antwerp August 3, 1925; to Dublin March 9, 1926. 

Harris, Ernest Lloyd. — Born in Jasper County, Iowa, October 
26, 1870; home, Rock Island, 111.; attended the public schools of 
Edgington, 111.; graduated from (Cornell College, Mount Vernon, 
Iowa; spent five years at Heidelberg University, Ph. D. (1894), 
J. U. D. (1895); was lecturer on civil law in the State University 
of Iowa; appointed Consular Agent at Eibenstock May 10, 1898; 
Commercial Agent November 11, 1902; Consul at Chemnitz 
March 23, 1905; Consul at Smyrna July 25, 1906; Consul General 
June 10, 1908; Consul General at Stockholm January 20, 1911; 
appointed Consul General of class five February 22, 1915, effec- 
tive February 5, 1915; retired August, 1910; appointed a Consul 
General of class five May 14, 1918, under Executive order of 
April 30, 1918; detailed to Irkutsk May 8, 1918; appointed Consul 
General of class four September 5, 1919; unassigned from October 
15, 1920; assigned to Singapore February 16, 1921; appointed 
Foreign Service OIBcer of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Vancouver March 26, 1925. 

Harrison, Frank Gerard. — Born in Scranton, Pa., February 
13, 1901; high school graduate; attended Georgetown University 
School of Foreign Service 1924-25; St. Thomas College, Scranton, 
Pa., 1925-26; Georgetovvn LTniversity Law School 1926; clerk for 
a railroad company 1919-1924; in Bureau of the Census 1925; 
in General Accounting Office 1926-27; appointed a clerk at 
$1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
February 21, 1927; at $1,380 November 1, 1927; at $1,500 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act); at $1,.560 July 1, 1928. 

Harrison, Landreth Matthew. — Born in Rolla, N. Dak., 
April 8, 1897; home, Minneapolis, Minn.; graduated from Uni- 
versity of Minnesota (B. A.) 1922; (M. A.) 1923; attended 
Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, Paris, 1923-1925; served in 
the United States Army 1917-1919, retiring with the rank of 
lieutenant; apponted, after examination (February 28, 1927), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
July 9, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service School September 
29, 1927; to Riga March 8, 1928. 



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Harrison, Leland.— Born in New York City April 25, 1883; 
educated at Eton College and Harvard University (A. B.), 
1907; served as private secretary to the Ambassador to Japan, 
1907-08; appointed, after examination (December 2, 1907), 
Third Secretary of the Embassy at Tokyo June 10, 1908; Second 
Secretary of the Legation at Peking January 14, 1909; Second 
Secretary of the Embassy at London August 16, 1910; Sec- 
retary of the Legation at Bogota February 1, 1912; Secretary 
of Embassy or Legation of class three by act approved February 
5,1915: appointed Secretary of class two March 2, 1915; assigned 
for duty in the Department of State, March 6, 1915; appointed 
Secretary of class one July 13, 1917; Diplomatic Secretary of the 
American Commission to Negotiate Peace, with the rank of 
Counselor of Embassy, November 30, 1918; assigned to Paris 
November 28, 1919; designated and assigned as Counselor of 
Embassy at Paris May 20, 1920; assigned to the Department of 
State, March 9, 1921; expert assistant, Conference on the Limita- 
tion of Armament, November 3, 1921; Assistant Secretary of 
State March 31, 1922; member, Board of Review May 31, 1922; 
appointed Envoy Extraordinary and ^Minister Plenipotentiary 
to Sweden February 26, 1927; chairman of the American dele- 
gation to the International Telegraph Conference, held at 
Brussels September 10-22, 1928; married. 

Harrison, Randolph, jr.— Born in Lynchburg, Va., November 
24, 1898; home, Lynchburg; University of Virginia, B. S. 1922, 
LL. B. 1925; practiced law in I^ynchburg 1926; appointed, 
after examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, and Vice Consul of career, January 13, 1928; 
assigned to the Foreign Service School January 20, 1928; to 
Habana June 13, 1928. 

Hart, Charles Calmer. — Born in Bryant, Ind., September 14, 
1878; home, Washington, D. C; reporter, publisher, and editor 
of newspapers in California. Indiana, and Washington 1897- 
1910; Washington correspondent for Portland, Spokane, and 
Minneapolis newspapers 1912-1925; appointed Envoy Extraor- 
dinary and Minister PlenipoSentiary to Albania May 27, 1925; 
married. 

Harter, Janet McGill. — Born in Leesburg, Va.; educated in 
public schools; employed in the Council of National Defense 
March 1, 1917, to September 1, 1919; in Department of Justice 
September 6, 1919, to July 31, 1920; appointed a clerk of class 
one in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
Julv 31, effective August 1, 1920; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at .$1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Hartley, Harry Livingston. — Born in Brookline, Mass., Decem- 
ber 2, 1900; home, Boston; attended Eton College, England, 
1913-1919; Harvard University, A. B. 1923; employed by the 
League of Nations Non-Partisan Association and the American 
Committee of the Geneva Institute of International Relations 
1925-1927; appointed, after examination (January 9, 1928), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career. 
May 17, 1928; assigned to London, temporarily, May 26, 1928; 
to the Foreign Service School September 1, 1928. 

Hartnett, Timothy Vincent.— Born in Brooklyn, N. Y., De- 
cember 14, 1890; attended public schools, and commercial high 
school one year; employed by a tobacco company in New York 
seven years; with a subsidiary company as accountant and sales 
manager in St. John's, Newfoundland, since 1912; appointed 
Vice Consul at St. John's January 14, 1919. 

Harts, William Wright.— Born in Springfield, 111., August 29, 
1866; attended high school; graduated from United States Mili- 
tary Academy, 1889; received M. A. degree from Princeton, 1913; 
entered United States Army June 12, 1889; present rank, briga- 
dier general. Regular Army; assigned to duty as Military Attache 
at Paris, October 25, 1926. 

Harvey, Ruth.— Born in Nevada, Mo.; high-school graduate; 
employed by a publishing company in Des Moines, as stenog- 
rapher, secretary, and assistant supervisor of the stenographic 
section 1924-1927; appointed a clerk at $1,:J20 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, August 10, 1927; at $1,440 
July I, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Haskell, Lewis Wardlaw. — Born in Pastoria, Ark., Decem- 
ber 2, 1868; home, Columbia, S. C; graduate of the South Caro- 
lina Military Academy, 1889; and the Georgetown University 
law school (LL. B.), 1894; instructor at branch college of the 
University of Georgia, 1889-1892; clerk in Railway Commis- 
sioner's Office, Department of the Interior, 1894-1901; prac- 
ticed law in Columbia, S. C, 1901-1910, and was referee in bank- 
ruptcy; served two terms in the South Carolina House of Rep- 
resentatives; lieutenant to lieutenant colonel of the National 



Guard of South Carolina; appointea, after examination (July 
7, 1908), Consul at Salina Cruz January 11, 1910; Consul at Hull 
February 26, 1912; Consul at Belgrade Jslovember 24, 1913; 
Consul of class seven by act approved February 5, 1915; ap 
pointed Consul of class six March 2, 1915; assigned to Geneva 
September 17, 1915; appointed Consul of class five September 5, 
1919; class three June 4, 1920; designated by the Department of 
State to follow the proceedings of the International Customs 
Conference at Geneva November 15, 1923, and acted in the 
same capacity at the International Conference on Transporta- 
tion at Geneva December 15, 1923, sitting as an unofficial dele- 
gate at both conferences; Consul General of class four June 
5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; as- 
signed to Algiers October 23, 1924; to Zurich October 29,- 1928; 
married. 

Hathaway, Charles Montgomery, jr. — Born in Deposit, N. Y., 
March 31, 1874; home, Olyphant, Pa.; educated at Yale Univer- 
sity (B. A., M. A., Ph. D.); in real estate and insurance busi- 
ness; instructor and tutor Adelphi College, Columbia Univer- 
sity, and United States Naval Academy, 1902-1911; appointed, 
after examination (June 27, 1910), Consul at Puerto Plata 
August 19, 1911; Consul at Hull November 24, 1913; Consul of 
class eight by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Con- 
sul of class seven September 1, 1916; assigned to Cork May 22, 
1917; appointed Consul of class six September 6, 1919; detailed 
to Budapest December 1, 1919; appointed Consul of class five 
JiMie 4, 1920; assigned to Bombay November 20, 1920; ap- 
pointed Consul of class four November 23, 1921; assigned to 
Dublin December 27, 1921- appointed Consul of class three 
June 3, 1924; Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to Dublin 
October 11, 1924; to Munich July 27, 19;:7; married. 

Haven, Joseph Emerson. — Born in Chicago, 111., January 19, 
1885; home, Chicago; educated in the Chicago grammar and 
high schools; studied medicine one year; appointed, after ex- 
amination (August 16, 1904), Commercial Agent at St. Christo- 
pher August IS, 1904; Consul June 22, 1906; Consul at Crefeld 
March 30, 1907; Consul at Roubaix June 10, 1908; Consul at 
Catania April 24, 1914; Consul of class seven by act approved 
February 5, 1915; assigned to Turin July 8, 1916; appointed 
Consul of class six September 6, 1916; on detail at Avlona 
February-May, 1919; returned to Turin June 1, 1919; appointed 
Consul of class five September 5, 1919; class four June 4, 1920; 
detailed to Trieste August 16, 1920; assigned to Trieste January 
25, 1922; to Florence March 30, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class five July 1, 1924; assigned also to San Marino April 
9, 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four Decem- 
ber 17, 1925; married. 

Haven, Richard Barnard. — Born in Chicago, 111., September 2, 
1889; home, Chicago; attended the public schools of Chicago 
seven years, studied under private tutor at Cambridge, Eng- 
land, five years; attended the Real Gymnasium, Germany, one 
year; the University of Lille, France, five years; and the North- 
western University (M. D.); took special course at the Royal 
University, Turin, Italy (M. D.); on the house staff Mercy Hos- 
pital, Chicago, eighteen months; enlisted as a member of the 
Chicago Medical Unit attached to the Royal Army Medical 
Corps of the British Army, May 1915, serving in France to De- 
cember, 1915; engaged in special research inquiry in Greece 1916, 
attached to British Army hospitals in London fifteen months; 
commanding officer, British military hospital, Turin, Italy, 
nine months; resident commanding officer, American hospital, 
Neuilly, France, 1918; appointed volunteer medical officer in 
June, 1918, to the A. E. F., A. R. C, and Y M. C. A ., stationed in 
and passing through Turin; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul 
at Roubaix, France, October 14, 1910; retired February, 1913; 
appointed Vice Consul at Turin May 1, 1918; at Genoa De- 
cember 24, 1920; at Constantza April 29, 1922; appointed, after 
examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class three 
May 26, 1922; assigned to Constantza June 23, 1922; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class two February 26, 1923; class one 
November 23, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; class eight February 24, 1925; Consul March 3, 1925; re- 
mained at Constantza on detail: assigned to Vienna May 7, 
1926; married. 

Havenner, Albert B.— Born in Washington, D. C, March 24, 
1893; graduated from high school; attended a business college 
six months and Georgetown Law School two years; employed 
in a real estate office 1913-14; clerk to a representative, Panama- 
Pacific Exposition, January-August, 1915; temporary clerk, 
Department of State, March-June, 1916; clerk in the Passport 
Agency of the Department of State in New York City April 6, 
1917, to February 28, 1918; Army field clerk, United States 
Army, February, 1918, to July, 1919; temporary employee in 



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the Department of State at $1,000 July 14, 1919; at $1,140 Novem- 
ber 1, 1919 ,at $1,200 February 1, 1920; appointed a clerk of 
class one, under Civil Service rules, July 1, 1920; class two De- 
cember 30, 1922, effective January 1, 1923; at $1,800 July 1, 1924; 

at $1,920 March 1, 1927; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at 
$2,200 July 1, 1928. 

Havens, Harry A.— Born in Whitehall, N. Y., October 28* 
1885; educated in public schools and Albany (N. Y.) Business 
College; graduate of National University law school (LL. B.), 
1911; (LL. M.), 1912; clerk and stenographer for five years; 
appointed clerk in the Department of State at $900, under Civil 
Service rules, June 20, 1908; at $1,000 December 1, 1908; class 
one June 23, to be cllective July 1, 1909; class two August 1, 
1913; class four June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; drafting 
officer at $2,500, December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 1920; at 
$3,000 August 1, 1922; at $3,300 June 16, 1926; Assistant Chief of 
the Division of Foreign Service Administration, August 28, 1920; 
member of the Federal Traffic Board March 10, 1927; at $3,500 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Hawkins, Harry Colvin'. — Born in Reed City, Mich., March 
25, 1S94; Olivet College (A. B.) 1917; Harvard University (A. M.) 
1921; employed in the Transportation Division, Department of 
Commerce, one year; instructor at the University of Virginia 15 
months; appointed a drafting officer at $3,500 in the Depart- 
ment of State, December 31, 1923; at $3,800 July 1, 1924; ap- 
pointed, after examination (June 23, 1924), Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, October 16, 
1924; resigned as drafting officer November 5, 1924; detailed to 
the Department of State November 11, 1924; resigned Septem- 
ber 15, 1925; appointed a drafting officer at $3,800 in the Depart- 
ment of State June 25, 1927; at $4,400, July 1, 1927; at $4,800 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Hawkins, Richard Henry. — Born August 15, 1803; appointed 
laborer in the Department of State March 1, 1881; assistant 
messenger July 1, 1902; messenger November 1, 1908. 

Hawks, Stanley.— Born in Stillwater, Minn., May 28, 1895; 
home. Port Washington, N. Y.; graduated from Yale Uni- 
versity (A. B.), 1918; attended Harvard Law School and 
the Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques (Paris) one year 
each; served in the United States Army, August, 1917, to 
February, 1919, retiring with the rank of captain; private 
secretary to a delegate of the United States to the Conference 
on the Limitation of Armament, November, 1921, to Febru- 
ary, 1922; employed, temporarily, in the Department of 
State, June 8 to September 15, 1922; appointed a drafting 
officer at $2,500 in the Department of State, September 16, 
1922; assigned as Acting Chief of the Division of Current In- 
formation, December 5, 1922; appointed, after examination 
(July 9, 1923), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, 
December 12, 1923, and assigned to the Department of State; 
assigned to Warsaw March 8, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight and assigned as Third Secretary at W^arsaw 
July 1, 1924; class seven, June 2, 1926; assigned to Guatemala 
February 7, 1927; married. 

Hawley, Harry Franklin.— Born in Newark, N. J., July 5, 
1380; home. New York City; educated in the public schools 
of New York and under private instruction; employed in 
various clerical capacities in New York City, 1895-1902; in 
the Philippine civil service, 1902-1909; secretary to the Ameri- 
can delegation to the Joint International Opium Commission, 
Shanghai, January to March, 1909; clerk in the American Em- 
bassy at Tokyo January IS to June 30, 1909; appointed clerk in 
the American Embassy at Tokyo November 1, 1909; appointed, 
after examination (January 25, 1915), Consul of class eight 
September 14, 1917, and detailed to Tokyo; assigned to Yok- 
kaichi October 5, 1918; to Nagoya March 8, 1919; appointed 
Consul of class six September 5, 1919; Foreign Service Officer 
of class seven July 1, 1924; assigned to Windsor, Ontario, De- 
cember 12. 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class six 
December 17, 1925; married. 

Hawley, William W. — Born December 3, 1872; appointed 
laborer in the Department of State August 22. 1907. 

Hayes, John L. — Born in Washington, D. C, August 1, 1892; 
attended grade schools and Business High School, Washington; 
Temple Business School one year; Emerson Institute one year; 
Knights of Columbus Evening School one year; employed by 
Southern Railway Co. in Washington June, 1909, to June, 1917; 
served in the United States Army June, 1917, to August, 1919; 
in Bm-eau of the Census December. 1919, to August, 1920; ap- 



pointed clerk at $1,100 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, December 2, 1920; class one December 30, 1922, 
efifective January 1, 1923; class two March 1, 1924; at $1,680 
July 1, 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 1925; at $1,680 December 1, 1927; 
at $1,740 December 2, 1927; at $1,860 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $1,920 July 1, 1928. 

Heard, William Wilson. — Born in Frederick, Md., January 9, 
1887; home, Baltimore, IMd.; attended the public schools of 
Frederick eight years and Baltimore Business College six 
months; enlisted in the United States Navy June 3, 1902, and 
served to January 8, 1908; employed in various capacities in 
Frederick, 1908; clerk and stenographer, Baltimore, 1909-1912; 
appointed Consular Agent at Fredericton June 13, 1912; Vice 
Consul at Quebec June 16, 1915; appointed, after examination 
(May 12, 1919), Vice Consul of career of class three December 
23, 1919, and assigned to Quebec; assigned to Kingston, Jamaica 
March 12, 1920; appointed Vice Consul of careeer of class two 
May 24, 1920; class one November 17, 1921; appointed Consul 
of class seven June 22, 1922; assigned to Bluefields September 2, 
1922; detailed to the Department of State June 23, 1924; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1. 1924; class 
seven December 17, 1925; assigned to Turin June 2, 1928; married. 

Heath, Donald Read. — Born in Topeka, Kans., August 12, 
1894; home, Topeka; spent two and a half years at Washburn 
College and one semester at Montpelier University in France; 
employed as a newspaper reporter and writer February, 1916, 
to August, 1917, and October, 1919, to September, 1920; served 
in the United States Army August, 1917, to October, 1919, re- 
tiring as first lieutenant appointed, after examination (June 28, 
1920), Vice Consul of career of class three September 7, 1920; 
assigned to Bucharest October IS, 1920; appointed Vice Consul 
of career of class two May 26, 1922; assigned to Warsaw De- 
cember 18, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of career of class one 
February 26, 1923; Consul of class seven December 19, 1923; 
remained at Warsaw on detail; appointed Foreign Service Offi- 
cer of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Berne August 17, 
1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven August 
31, 1925; class sis May 17, 1928; married. 

Hecht, Elizabeth.— Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
high school and business college one year each; stenographer 
for commercial concerns 1915-1917 and 1919-1921; for American 
Red Cross 1917-1919; and for the United States Veterans 
Bureau 1923-24; appointed a clerk at $1,320, temporarily, in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, October 24, 
1924; at $1,320, probationally, February 2, 1925; at $1,500 No- 
vember 1, 1925; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,620 January 1, 1928; 
at $1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Heckert, George T.— Born in Horse Shoe Run, W. Va., Febru- 
ary 25, 1S94; received high-school education at Shepherd College 
State Normal School, Shepherdstown, W. Va.; George Washing- 
ton University (A. B.); teacher of public schools at Horse Shoe 
Run, W. Va., 1913-1916; clerk in the office of the depot quarter- 
master, War Department, September, 1918, to March, 1921; 
appointed a clerk of class one in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, April 1, 1921; class two December 30, 1922, 
effective January 1, 1923; class three May 31 effective June 1, 
1924: at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,920 December 1, 1925; at $2,400 
May 1, 1927; at $2,600 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,700 July 1, 
1928. 

Heater, Gertrude C— Born in Washington, D. C; public- 
school education; employed in a printing office 1913-1918; 
mimeograph and multigraph operator in War Department 
two years; appointed a multigraph operator at $900 in the 
Department of State, temporarily, July 31, effective August 1, 
1920; at $900, under Civil Service rules, December 15, 1920; 
at $1,000 April 1, 1922; at $1,100 December 30, 1922, effective 
January 1, 1923; at $1,200 October 1 ,1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; 
at $1,500 August 16, 1924; at $1,560 December 1, 1925; at $1,620 
March 1, 1927; at $1,680 November 1, 1927; at $1,740 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Heiler, Bernard Francis. — Born in Boston, Mass., August 5, 
1903; high school and business college education; clerk for a hard- 
ware company two and one-half years; musician in the United 
States Navy, 1920-1923; musician and stenographer for a hotel in 
Bermuda five months; for a theatre, July-September 1924; clerk 
for a United States Senator, 1924-25; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Palermo, April 1925; Vice Consul at 
Palermo, Julv 6, 1926; at Genoa September 21, 1927; at Dresden 
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Heingartner, Robert W. — Born in Canton, Ohio, February 
20, 1881; home, Canton; educated in public schools in Ohio and 
four years under tutors in Europe; appointed Consular Agent at 
Carini March 25, 1904; Deputy Consul at Trieste September 12, 
1904; Vice and Deputy Consul October 16, 1906; Vice and Dep- 
uty Consul General at Vienna February 27, 1907; appointed 
Vice Consul at Vienna February 6, 1915; assigned to the Spanish 
Embassy at Vienna, April 14, 1917; to the American Legation 
at Berne February 3, 1918; appointed, after examination (May 
12, 1919), Consul of class six June 4, 1920, and detailed to 
Vienna; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 
1924; assigned to Kovno June 24, 1926; class six, October 20, 1926; 
assigned to Frankfort on the Main June 26, 1928; married. 

Heins, Fred George.— Born in Alma, Mo., November 22, 
1900; attended high school 1915-16, and a business college 
1920-21; clerk in the United States Coast Guard Headquarters 
October, 1921, to March, 1922; employed on a farm six years; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, November 11, 1924; at $1,380 December 1, 
1925; at $1,500 October 1, 1926; at $1,680 September 1, 1927; at 
$1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,860 July 1, 1928. 

Heintzleman, P. Stewart. — Born in Fayetteville, Pa., July 24, 
1880; home, Fayetteville; attended public schools; graduated 
from Chambersburg Academv in 1898, Pennsylvania College 
(A. B., 1901), and the University of Pennsylvania (A. B., 1902); 
appointed, after examination (October 23, 1902), Student Inter- 
preter in China October 25, 1902; Vice and Deputy Consul 
General at Canton October 5, 1904; Vice and Deputy Consul at 
Dalny October 8, 1906; retired as Vice and Deputy Consul at 
Dalny May, 1907; transferred from the consular service to the 
Department of State as assistant to the Third Assistant Secre- 
tary on Far Eastern Affairs June 1, 1907; designated as assistant 
in the Division of Far Eastern Affairs March 20, 1908; appointed 
Consul at Swatow August 14, 1908; but did not go to post; 
detailed as Vice Consul General at Shanghai December 21, 
1908; appointed Consul at Chungking January 22, 1909, but did 
not go to post; in charge of the Consulate General at Shanghai 
July 1, 1909, to September 6, 1909; appointed in the Division of 
Far Eastern Affairs, Department of State, in connection with 
foreign trade and treaty relations, November 24, 1909; appointed 
Consul at Dalny June 24, 1910, but did not go to post; appointed 
Second Secretary of the Legation at Peking i^ugust 16, 1910; 
Assistant Chief of the Division of Far Eastern Affairs June 27, 
1911; Consul General at Mukden July 28, 1914; Consul General 
of class five by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul 
General of class four October 27, 1916, and assigned to Canton; 
assigned to Tientsin April 15, 1918; to Hankow, September 8, 
1919; on temporary detail in the Department of State March 1, 
to April 23, 1921; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class three 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Winnipeg April 15, 1925; married. 

Heisler, Charles Harrington. — Born in Milford, Del., July 20, 
1888; attended the public and high schools of Philadelphia, Pa., 
twelve years; Delaware College, Newark, Del^ four years; em- 
ployed on the engineering corps, Pennsylvania Railroad Co., 
six months; by a mining company in Nevada one year; with 
the Victoria Railways, Victoria, Australia, thirteen months; 
with the Crown mines, Johannesburg, South Africa, September, 
1914; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Johannes- 
burg in November, 1914; Vice Consul at Cape Town June 9, 
1915; appointed, after examination (January 24, 1921), Vice 
Consul of career of class three, May 25, 1921; assigned to Kovno 
July 14, 1921; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two May 
26, 1922; assigned to Riga June 20, 1922; reassigned to Riga, 
Latvia, July 29, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of career of class 
one February 26, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
July 1, 1924; class eight, also Consul. August 8, 1924; assigned to 
Malmo September 17. 1924; to Warsaw May 19, 1926; class 
seven May 17, 1928; assigned to Danzig, temporarily, October 
10, 1928; married. 

Heizer, Oscar Stuart. — Born in Kossuth, Iowa, February 7. 
1868; preparatory and high-school education, three years scien- 
tific and literary course; course in law with correspondence 
school; assistant treasurer of the four American missions in 
Turkey, 1892-1906; appointed Deputy Consul General (also 
Interpreter) at Constantinople May 21, 1906; Vice and Deputy 
Consul General January 18, 1908; also Marshal July 3, 1911; re- 
tired as Interpreter July 1, 1913; appointed Vice Consul at Con- 
stantinople February 6, 1915; appointed, after examination 
(January 19, 1914), Consul of class eight February 22, 1915, and 
assigned to Trebizond; on detail at Constantinople June 5 to 
October 27, 1916; on detail at Baghdad January 25, 1917, to June 
30, 1920; appointed Consul of class seven September 14, 1917; 
class six September 5, 1919; detailed to Jerusalem May 21, 1920; 
appointed Consul of class five June 4, 1920; detailed to Constan- 



tinople November 13, 1920; assigned to Jerusalem October 6, 
1923; appointed Consul of class four December 19, 1923; Foreign 
Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; assigned to Algiers 
October 29, 1928; married. 

Hemry, Susanna. — Born in McComb, Ohio; attended Mc- 
Comb High School, and the Tri-State Normal College (Angola, 
Ind.), three years; pursued course in business college and 
studied under private tutors; employed as a stenographer 
fourteen years; clerk in the War Department, April 1, 1918, to 
January 20, 1923; transferred to the Department of State and 
appointed a clerk of class one, under Civil Service rules, Jan- 
uary 22, 1923; at $1,500 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,680 July 1, 192S. 

Henderson, Ley W. — Born in Rogers, Ark., June 28, 1892; 
home, Colorado Springs, Colo.; graduated from Northwestern 
University (A. B.), 1915, and took one year's course each at the 
University of Denver Law School and the New York University 
Graduate School; with the American Red Cross in France in 
1918; member of Interallied Commission to Germany for the Re- 
patriation of Prisoners of War; with American Red Cross Com- 
mission to Western Europe and the Baltic States 1919-20; in 
charge of American Red Cross in Germany 1920-21; appointed, 
after examination (January 16, 1922), Vice Consul of career of 
class three, May 26, 1922; assigned to Dublin, August 28, 1922; 
to Queenstown, July 17, 1923; appointed Vice Consul of career of 
class two, November 23, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied, July 1, 1924; detailed to the Department of State December 
18, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class eight, also 
Consul, December 17, 1925; Secretary in the Diplomatic Service 
April 15, 1927; assigned as Third Secretary at Riga, Kovno, and 
Tallinn May 12, 1927. 

Henderson, Robert.— Born in Ciudad Bolivar, Venezuela, 
of American parents, August 4, 1893; attended Stonyhurst 
College, England, and studied in London; employed by trading 
companies in New York; partner in a commission firm in Ciudad 
Bolivar three years; appointed Consular Agent at Ciudad 
Bolivar July 25, 1916; resigned September 6, 1917; reappointed 
as Acting Consular Agent at Ciudad Bolivar July 1, 1928; 
appointed Vice Consul at Ciudad Bolivar October 9, 1928. 

Hengstler, Herbert C. — Born in Middletown, Ohio, Decem- 
ber 17, 1876; graduate of Middletown high school, Pitman and 
Howard Stenographic and Business College of Cincinnati, and 
George Washington University (LL. B.); with paper-manu- 
facturing firm, 1895-1898; appointed clerk in the Department of 
State at $900, under Civil Service rules, August 13, 1898; at $1,000 
June 25, to take effect July 1, 1900; class one July 1, 1901; class 
two July 1, 1902; served one year as secretary to a Member 
of Congress; appointed clerk class three December 4, 1905; class 
four March 4, 1907; Chief of the Consular Bureau May 9, 1907; 
member of the Board on Supplies for the Foreign Service; mem- 
ber of the Board of Examiners for the Consular Service; ap- 
pointed drafting officer at $3,000 July 1, 1918, and designated 
.«i.cting Chief of the Consular Bureau; drafting officer at $3,500 
December 31, 1920, effective January 1, 1921, and designated 
Chief of the Consular Bureau; designated as Director of Pur- 
chases and of Sales for the Department of State, member of the 
Federal Purchasing Board and the Federal Liquidation Board, 
and member of the Federal Specifications Board October 17, 
1921; drafting officer at $3,800 July 1, 1924; designated Chief 
of the Division of Foreign Service Administration August 19, 
1924: drafting officer at $5,200 April 1, 1925; at $5,600 Feb- 
ruary 1, 1926; at $6,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Henrotin, Frederick Fortunat. — Born in Havre, France, of 
American parents, December 7, 1884; attended high school in 
Sherborne, England, 1899-1903; commercial school in Havre, 
France, 1903-4; employed as clerk by private firm and by Havre 
branch olBce of steamship companies 1901-1909; manager for 
importing firm 1909-1917; served in tire United States Army 
1917-1919, retiring with the rank of major; manager of Paris 
office of a firm of merchants and bankers 1919-1923; manager of 
business concern in Morocco 1923-24; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Casablanca January, 1927; Vice Consul 
at Casablanca April 28, 1927. 

Henry, Frank Anderson.— Born in Garden City, N. Y., De- 
cember 10, 1883; home, Wilmington, Del.; graduate of Lehigh 
University (Ch. E.), 1906; employed by a chemical company 
in New York, 1906-1909, and in laboratory of a powder com- 
pany in Wilmington, Del., 1910-1912; appointed, after exami- 
nation (April 1, 1912), Consul at Guadeloupe August 23, 1912; 
Consul at Puerta Plata November 24, 1913; Consul of class nine 
by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class 
eight September 5, 1916; assigned to Puerto Cabello March 20, 



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1917; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919, and as- 
signed to Tenerife; appointed Consul of class five November 23, 
1921; detailed to Barcelona November 17, 1922; appointed Con- 
sul of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class five 
July 1, 1924; married. 

Henry, Robert Horton. — Born in Douglas, Ariz., January 23, 
1904; attended University of Arizona 1921-1924; U. S. Military 
Academy 1924-1926; employed by a mining company in Douglas 
June-September, 1922; by a corporation in Douglas July and 
August 1926; appointed a clerk in the American Consulate at 
Antilla, July 23, 1927; Vice Consul at Antilla, February 21, 1928. 

Herbert, Edward Eugene. — Born in Sheldon, N. Dak., 
October 29, 1887; educated in the public schools of St. Paul, 
Minn.; employed in various capacities by express companies 
in the United States and Canada eleven years; appointed 
Vice Consul at Regina, Saskatchewan, March 11, 191G; at 
Calgary September 19, 1922; at Regina October 2, 1922. 

Herrick, Myroa T. — Born in Huntington, Ohio, October 9, 
1854; home, Cleveland, Ohio; studied at Oberlin College and 
Ohio Wesleyan University; received honorary degree of A. M. 
from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1899; practiced law in Cleve- 
land, 1878-1880; secretary and treasurer, 1886-1894, and presi- 
dent, 1894-1912, Society for Savings of Cleveland; chairman 
board of directors, Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad; officer or 
director in several other railway and financial enterprises and 
served as president of the American Bankers' Association; 
trustee and treasurer, McKinley National Memorial Associa- 
tion; delegate International Congress of Commerce and Indus- 
try, Ostend, June 24, 1902; governor of Ohio 1903-1900; appointed 
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to France 
February 15, 1912; trustee, Carnegie Institution of Washington; 
chairman American Committee for Devastated France; retired 
as Ambassador to France November, 1914; reappointed Am- 
bassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to France April 
16, 1921; designated April 3, 1924, as an Honorary Delegate on the 
part of the United States to the meeting of the General Assem- 
bly of the International Institute of Agriculture at Rome in 
May, 1924. 

Hester, Evett D.— Born in Capron, 111., May 25, 1893; attended 
public schools; graduated from Northwestern University (A. B.). 
1914; Bureau of Insular Affairs. War Department, 1910, attached 
to educational staff of Philippine Service, where for six years he 
was Professor of Economics in the University of the Philippines; 
transferred to Department of Commerce, Latin American 
Division, October, 1925; appointed Assistant Trade Commis- 
sioner at Madrid March 15, 1926; Assistant Commercial Attach^ 
April 15, 1926. 

Hester, William Hughes. — Born in Charlotte, N. C, October 
6, 1899; public-school education; chauffeur four years for pri- 
vate concerns; chauffeur in the War Department four years; 
transferred to the Department of State and appointed a chauf- 
feur, under Civil Service rules, March 26, 1923. 

Hewes, Clarence Bussey. — Born in Jeanerette, La., Feb- 
ruary 1, 1890; home, Jeanerette; graduate of the University of 
Virginia (LL. B.) 1914; Tulane University (LL. B.) 1915; prac- 
ticed law in the District of Columbia June, 1916-October, 1917; 
private secretary to an Interstate Commerce Commissioner, 
1917-18; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,500 in the Depart- 
ment of State December 16, 1918; appointed, after examination 
(November 11, 1918), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class 
four February 10, 1919; on detail in the Department until August 
1919; assigned to Panama July 29, 1919; appointed Secretary 
of class three, June 28, 1920; assigned to The Hague August 
31, 1920; to San Jose, Costa Rica, March 1, 1922; to San Salvador 
July 21, 1922; to Guatemala June 22, 1923; appointed Secretary 
of class two January 23, 1924; assigned to Peking April 24, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four and assigned as 
First Secretary at Peking July 1, 1924. 

Hibbard, Frederick Pomeroy.— Born in Denison, Tex., July 
25, 1894; home, Denison; graduated from the University of 
Texas (A. B.) 1917, and took post-graduate course at Harvard 
University one year; served as a private and sergeant. Medical 
Reserve Corps, United States Army, June, 1917-July, 1919; 
appointed, after examination (October IS, 1920), Secretary of 
Embassy or Legation of class four November 15, 1920; assigned 
to Warsaw January 5, 1921; to London January 8, 1924; ap- 
pointed Secretary of class three January 23, 1924; Foreign Service 
Officer of class six and assigned as Second Secretary at London 
July 1, 1924; at Warsaw February 2, 1926: at Mexico City July 1, 
1926; class five May 17, 1928; assigned to San Salvador July 
27. 1928. 



Hibbs, Walter Perry.— Born in Washington, D. C, August 
18, 1892; educated in the public schools of Washington and 
took course at the Temple Business College; clerk and stenog- 
rapher in the water department of the District government 
1908-1917; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $900 in the De- 
partment of State, June 18, 1917; at $1,000 October 1, 1917; at 
$1,200 March 1, 1918; at $1,320 November 1, 1919; clerk to the 
Secretary of State at $1,800 December 29, 1919, effective Janu- 
ary 1, 1920; appointed clerk of class four in the Department of 
State, under Civil Service rules, April 8, 1920; at $2,100 July 1, 
1924; at .$2,200 March 1. 1927; at $2,400 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at $2,500 July 1, 1928; at $2,000 December 1, 1928. 

Hickerson, John Dewey. — Born in Crawford, Tex., January 
20, 1898; home. Temple. Tex.; graduated from the University of 
Texas (A. B.) 1920; served in tlie United States Army 1918; 
appointed Vice Consul and clerk at Tampico July 9, 1920; after 
examination (June 28, 1920), Vice Consul of career of class three 
September 7, 1920; and assigned to Tampico; appointed 
Vice Consul ofcareer of class two May 26, 1922; assigned to Riode 
Janeiro July 15, 1922; appointed Vice Consul of career of class one 
February 26, 1923; Consul of class seven December 19, 1923; re- 
mained at Rio de Janeiro on detail; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Para August 15, 
1924; to Ottawa June 20, 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class seven August 31, 1925; class six June .30, 1927; assigned to 
the Department August 18, 1927; married. 

Hickey, William A. — Born in Chicopee, Mass., July 29, 1890; 
attended high school and business college; employed as clerk 
and accountant in various manufacturing concerns nine years; 
in military service 1917-18; appointed Vice Consul at Port 
Limon, December 31, 1920; at Maracaibo, May 10, 1921; at 
Barranquilla October 28, 1922; resigned June 30, 1924; appointed 
Vice Consul at Dundee July 28, 1924; at Glasgow, temporarily, 
March 24, 1927; at Dundee May 7, 1927. 

Hicks, Knowlton Vincent. — Born in Waterford, N. Y., June 
22, 1902; home. New York; attended public schools 1908-1917, 
and Troy Conservatory of Music 1914-1920; employed by private 
firms 1917-1923; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at 
Ghent October, 1923; at Hamburg May, 1924; Vice Consul at 
Hamburg December 17, 1924; appointed, after examination 
(February 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and 
Vice Consul of career April 27, 1927; assigned to Hamburg 
May 9, 1927; married. 

Hicks, William Whinery. — Born in Chattanooga, Tenn., 
July 19, 1885; graduated from the United States Military 
Academy, 1908; entered the United States Army, June 9, 1908; 
present rank, major. Regular Army; assigned to duty as Mili- 
tary Attache at Prague and Vienna, April 20, 1927. 

Higgins, Lawrence. — Born in Boston, Mass., November 10, 

1890; home, Boston; attended Phillips E.\eter Academy; 
graduated from Harvard University (A. B.), 1918; (A. M.) 
1923; attended University of Grenoble, 1925; civilian volunteer. 
United States War College, July-November, 1917; served in 
the United States Army, 1917-1920, as first lieutenant and cap- 
tain of infantry; with the 28th Division and General Head- 
quarters A. E. F., 1918-19; Assistant Military Attache in the 
American Embassy at Paris, June-September, 1919; Historical 
Branch, General Staff, United States Army, 1919-20; employed 
in a bank, 1921; instructor in Harvard University, 1921-1925; 
appointed, after examination (January 4, 1920), Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified. May 28, 1920; Vice Consul of career, June 
15, 1920; assigned to Mexico City September 21, 1927; to Puerto 
Mexico, temporarilv, April 9, 1928; to Mexico Citv August 10, 
1928. 

Hill, James. — Born November 11, 1869; employed in the War 
Department; appointed a laborer (unskilled) in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, December 10, 1925. 

Hill, John Lyman. — Born in Tomah, Wis., September 5, 
1908; high-school graduate; attended Georgetown University 
1928-29; clerk in a law office 1927; in the War Department 1927-28; 
appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, January 1, 1929. 

Hill, Ralph Waldo Snowden. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
August 20, 1882; received his early education from tutors, in the 
public schools, and at the University of Missouri; graduate of 
the University of Virginia (LL. B.), 1909; took courses at George 
Washington University and L'Ecole des Sciences Politiques, 
Paris; practiced law in Missouri and the District of Columbia; 
in a r ailway freight office at El Paso, 1903-04; secretary of the 
summer school of the University of Virginia, 1908; privata 



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secretary to a member of Congress, 1913-1916; appointed, tem- 
porarily, an assistant Solicitor in the Department of State at 
$2,500 May 23, 1916; permanently June 22, to be effective July 

1, 1916; assistant solicitor at $3,000 October 22, 1917; assistant to 
the Solicitor at $4,000 December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 
1920; appointed a drafting officer at $4,000 July 1, 1920; at $4,500 
April 1, 1924; at $4,600 July 1, 1924; at $5,200 September 16, 1924; 
detailed as adviser to the American Unofficial Observer to the 
Reparation Commission November 22, 1924; American Expert 
to Finance Minister's Conference to allocate Dawes Payments, 
which terminated at Paris January 14, 1925; sent to London to 
draft with British authorities reciprocity agreement for release 
of property sequestered during war February, 1924, and Febru- 
ary, 1927; at $5,600 May 1,1925; sent to Berlin to advise Embassy 
on reparation matters July 9, 1925; acted in place of American 
Unofficial Observer to Reparation Commission March 21, 
1925-June 1, 1925; American Unofficial Observer to Reparation 
Commission until February 1, 1927; at $7,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act). 

Hill, Richard Archibald. — Born in Windber, Pa., August 10, 
1908; attended Washington and Jefferson College and George 
Washington University; clerk 1926-1928; appointed a clerk at 
$1,440 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
November 8, 1928. 

Hinckley, Robert O'Donnell.— Born in Washington, D. C, 
May 27, 1894; home, Washington; attended private schools and 
Columbia University Law School; admitted to the Delaware 
Bar in 1916; bank clerk 1912; assistant in District Attorney's 
office 1912-1916; with an oil company 1920-1922; ensign and 
lieutenant in tlie Navy 1918-1921; appointed, after examination 
(July 9, 1923), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Sec- 
retary in the Diplomatic Service, July 18, 1924; assigned as 
Third Secretary at Bucharest, July 26, 1924; at Mexico City, 
June 14, 1926; at Panama October 13, 1927; appointed Vice Con- 
sul of career and assigned as Vice Consul at Colon, temporarily, 
September 19, 1928; Third Secretary at Panama October 9, 
1928. 

Hinke, Frederick William.— Born in Philadelphia, Pa., Sep- 
tember 8, 1900; graduated from Auburn (N. Y.) High School, 
1918, and Hamilton College (A. B.), 1922; clerk in the American 
Consulates at San Luis Potosi and at Antilla, 1923; appointed 
Vice Consul at Antilla November 24, 1923; appointed, after 
examination (July 25, 1923), Consular Assistant January 7, 
1924; detailed to the Department of State April 19, 1924; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; as- 
signed as Vice Consul at Canton, February 25, 1926. 

Hinkle, Eugene Macfarlane. — Born in New York City Jan- 
uary 13, 1902; home. New York City; graduated from Harvard 
University (A. B.) J923; employed by a publishing company 
during summer of 1920; apprentice in steel construction business 
1923-24; appointed, after examination (July 6, 1925), Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, September II, 1925: Vice Consul of 
career, and assigned to the Department, May, 28, 1926; to Cape 
Town June 18, 1927; to Lourenfo Marques, temporarily, Janu- 
ary 14, 1928. 

Hinkle, Terry Stewart. — Born in New York City February 
21, 1904; home. New York City; graduated from Cornell Uni- 
versity (A. B.) 1925; attended )3usiness school six months 1926; 
served in Reserve Officers' Training Corps at Cornell University 
two years; appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
July 5, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service School September 
29, 1927; to Singapore February 24, 1928. 

Hitch, Calvin Milton.— Born in Morven, Ga., July 28, 1869; 
home, Morven; educated in public schools, Emory College and 
the Commercial College of Kentucky University; practiced law 
and was prosecuting attorney for Brooks County, 1890-1896; 
member of the Georgia Legislature, 1896-97; appointed execu- 
tive secretary by three governors of Georgia and served as such, 
1898-1907; private secretary to Senator Bacon, 1907-1910; general 
agent of an insurance company in Georgia, 1910-1913; appointed 
Assistant Chief of the Division of Latin-American Affairs July 

2, 1913; appointed Consul of class five February 22, 1915, and 
assigned to Nottingham; appointed Consul of class four Sep- 
tember 14, 1917; on temporary detail in the Department of 
State June-October, 1919; appointed Consul of class three June 
4, 1920; assigned to Basel March 30, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; class three December 
17, 1925; married. 

Hitchcock, Henry B. — Born in Canton Center, Conn., March 
7, 1887; home, Ellenville, N. Y.; graduate (A. B.) of Yale Uni- 
versity; employed four summers at Chautauqua, N. Y.. in the 



baggage office of the institution and as assistant in the ticket 
office of the Chautauqua Steamboat Co.; ticket seller for the 
Boston Terminal Co. one year; appointed, after examination 
(January 31, 1912), Student Interpreter in Japan March 12, 
1912; Interpreter at Yokohama March 23, 1915; also Vice Consul 
July 6, 1915; Vice Consul and Interpreter at Nagasaki May 15, 
1916; Vice Consul and Interpreter at Yokohama February 14, 
1917; Consul of class eight October 24, 1918; on detail at Yoko- 
hama; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; assigned 
to Taihoku September 8, 1919; to Nagasaki September 18, 1922; 
appointed Consul of class five March 1, 1923; Foreign Service 
Officer of class six July 1, 1924; assigned to Tokyo November 
8, 1924; to Kobe April 10, 1925; to Nagasaki October 8, 1925; 
married. 

Hodgdon, Anderson Dana.— Born in Baltimore, Md., May 8, 
1890; home, Leonardtown, Md.; graduated from Washington 
and Lee University (A. B.), 1911; University of Maryland 
(LL. B.), 1914; took two-year postgraduate course at Johns 
Hopkins University; employed with a guaranty and trust 
company; practiced law in Baltimore 1913-1917, and in Leon- 
ardtown 1919-1923; served in the Maryland Naval Mihtia, 
1914-April 6, 1917; transferred to the National Naval Volun- 
teers April 6, 1917; to the United States Naval Reserve Force 
July 1, 1918; oninactivelist July 22, 1919, with rank of lieutenant 
commander; appointed, after examination (January 15, 1923), 
Vice Consul of career of class three June 21, 1923; assigned to 
Prague November 19, 1923; to Stuttgart June 18, 1924; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; as- 
signed to Windsor June 4, 1927; class eight, also Consul, and 
assigned to Windsor August 24, 1927; to the Department March 
22, 1928; married. 

Hodgman, William A. — Born at Saratoga Springs, N. Y., 
January 31, 1884; graduated from the United States Naval 
Academy 1908; retired as Lieutenant Commander 1920; employed 
as manager of Frankfort and Munich offices of the United States 
Lines 1923-1925; representative of United States Lines for Austria 
1925-1928; appointed a Trade Commissioner and assigned to 
Vienna June 16, 1928; Commercial Attache at Budapest October 
2, 1928. 

Hofer, Myron Arms. — Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, October 28, 
1892; home, Cincinnati; graduated from Harvard University 
(A. B.) 1915; served as private secretary to American Minister 
at Copenhagen January, 1916, to May, 1917; ensign and lieu- 
tenant. United States Naval Reserve Flying Corps, June, 1917, 
to November, 1918; in Embassy at Paris December, 1918, to 
July, 1919; appointed, after examination (May 26, 1919), Sec- 
retary of Embassy or Legation of class four September 5, 1919; 
assigned to Tokyo November 18, 1919; to Peking July 8, 1921; 
appointed Secretary of class three, August 24, 1921; assigned 
to the Department of State April 6, 1923; appointea Secretary 
of class two January 23, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class 
four July 1, 1924; assigned as First Secretary at Montevideo 
August 9, 1924; at Santiago, Chile, July 11, 1927; to the Depart- 
ment January 28, 1928. 

Hoffman, William Raymond. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
February 29, 1892; attended public schools; typewriter mechanic 
1908-1927; appointed a typewriter repairman at $1,680 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, November 1, 
1928. 

Holaday, Ross Edgar.— Born in Westboro, Ohio, July 14, 
1869; home, Wilmington, Ohio; graduated from the Wilming- 
ton (Ohio) high school; engaged in teaching; practiced law; was 
a representative in the General Assembly of Ohio for two terms; 
clerk in the Wilmington post office; appointed Consul at San- 
tiago de Cuba June 6, 1902; Consul of class four by act approved 
February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class two February 22, 
1915, and assigned to Manchester; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class four July 1, 1924; married. 

Holland, Amy Catherine.— Born in Fitchburg, Mass.; grad- 
uated from Radclifi'e College (A. B.) 1918; appointed a clerk at 
$1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
January 15, 1927; at $1,860 October 1, 1927; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $2,100 July 1, 1928. 

Holland, Mary Josephine.— Born in Fitchburg, Mass.; Tufts 
College (A. B.) 1922; George Washington University Law 
School 1926-29; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, March 14, 1927; at $1,440 
Julv 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928; at $1,620 Septem- 
ber 1, 1928. 

Holland, Philip.— Born in Murray, Calloway County, Ky., 
August 26, 1877; home, Jackson, Tenn.; attended public schools 
for nine years and McFerrin College, Martin, Tenn., two years; 



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taught school one year; attended Southwestern Baptist Uni- 
versity three years; studied law in that university and gradu- 
ated ia 1902; practiced law in Tennessee, 1902-1910; appointed, 
after examination (Julv 7, 1908), Consul at Puerto Plata March 
7, 1910; Consul at Saltfllo August 19, 1911; Consul at Basel June 
26, 1913; Consul of class sis by act approved February 5, 1915; 
Consul of class five September 14, 1917; class four April 7, 1920; 
class three June 4, 1920; assigned to Guatemala March 30, 1923; 
appointed Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign 
Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to Liver- 
pool September 20, 1927; married. 

Holler, John Emanuel. — Born in Chambersburg, Pa., April 
23, 1899; home, Chambersburg; graduated from the Holbrook 
School (Ossining, N. Y.) 1917, and from Hamilton College 
(A. B.) 1921; served in the United States Army October-De- 
cember, 1918; clerk in the American Consulate at Bilbao, Spain, 
August, 1921, to September 29, 1922; appointed, after examination 
(June 2!'!, 1922), Vice Consul of career of class three September 
30, 1922; assigned to Bilbao October 7, 1922; to Gibraltar Decem- 
ber 18, 1922; to Venice June 2, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; married. 

Hollis, William Stanley.— Born in Chelsea, Mass., April 4, 
18G0; home, Boston, Mass.; educated in the Massachusetts 
public schools and the United States Naval Academy; in the 
Massachusetts Volunteer Militia, 1888-89; appointed clerk in 
the Consulate at Cape Town July 1, 18S9; Consular Agent at 
Port Natal March 18, 1891; Consul at Mozambique August 18, 
1892; Consul at Lourenfo Marques January 6, 1898, and while 
holding that post was in charge of the Consulate at Pretoria 
December 15, 1899, to February 10, 1900; appointed Consul at 
Dundee May 31, 1909; Consul General at Beirut December 19, 
1910; Consul General of class five by act approved February 5, 
1915; served under various details in Europe 1917; on leave of 
absence in the United States and under orders of the Depart- 
ment of State December, 1917, to April 6, 1918; detailed to 
London March 22, 1918; assigned to Lisbon July 1, 1920; ap- 
pointed Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; "Foreign Serv- 
ice Officer of class three Julv 1, 1924; assigned to the Depart- 
ment March 23, 1928; married. 

Holmes, Franklin A.— Born in Emorv, Tex., March 18, 1906: 
attended North Texas State Teachers' College 1922-1924; George 
Washington University 1924-25; employed as clerk-typist. 
Navy Department 1924-1926; city mail carrier. Post Office De- 
partment, Miami, Fla., 1926-27; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in 
the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, November 
18, 1927; at .$1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 July 1, 1928. 

Holmes, James Obelton. — Born May 15, 1879; employed as 
messenger in the Department of State August 4, 1905, to June 
30, 1906; appointed laborer July 2, 190C; assistant messeneer 
December 1. 1906, 

Holmes, Julius Cecil. — Born in Pleasanton, Kans., April 24, 
1899; home, Lawrence, Kans.; educated in the public schools 
and University of Kansas; served in the Ignited States Army 
1918; employed as insurance agent 1921-1923; in executive ca- 
pacity 1923-1925; appointed, after examination (January 12, 
1925)., Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, March 20, 1925; also 
Vice Consul of career, and assigned to Marseille September 2, 
1925; to Smyrna, December 10, 1926. 

Holmes, Ralston S. — Captain, United States Navy; graduated 
from the United States Naval Academy, 1903; assigned to duty 
as Naval Attache at Rome March 26, 1928. 

Honaker, Samuel William. — Born in Tampa, Fla., March 14, 
18S7; home. Piano, Tex.; attended the public and high schools 
of Piano, Tex., nine years, Bingham Preparatory School, Ash- 
ville, N. C, two years and University of Virginia five years 
(A. B., A. M.); clerk in railroad office at Amarillo, Tex., 1909-10; 
with the La Plata Cold Storage Co., Puerto la Plata, Argentina, 
1912-13; clerk in the American Consulate General at Rio de 
Janeiro since March, 1913; appointed Deputy Consul General 
at Rio de Janeiro July 19, 1913; Vice Consul at Rio de Janeiro 
February 6, 1915; Vice Consul at Johannesburg January 18, 
1916; appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), Consul of 
class eight February 19, 1918; on detail at Johannesburg; ap- 
pointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; detailed to Lou- 
renfo Marques, March 7, 1921; appointed Consul of class five 
November 21, 1921; class four March 1, 1923; ordered to report 
to the Department of State pending a new assignment May 6, 
1922; detailed to the Department of State November 7, 1922; 
to Kingston, Jamaica, December 24, 1923; to Teheran June 23, 
1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1. 1924; 



class four September 20, 1924; assigned to Smyrna October 30, 
1924: to the Department, November 19, 1926; to Port au 
Prince July 12, 1927; married. 

Honey, Robertson. — Born in Montevallo, Ala., August 17, 
1870; home, Scarsdale, N. Y.; received his early education in 
public and private schools of the United States, Germany, and 
France; graduate of West Point, 1893, and University of Mary- 
land (LL. B.), 1896; second lieutenant of artillery 1893-1898; 
major. Thirteenth Regiment, N. G., New York, 1900-1901; 
deputy assistant district attorney. New York County, 1898- 
1900; practiced law in New York City 1900-1914; appointed, 
after examination (January 19, 1914), Consul at Madrid April 
24, 1914; Consul of class eight by act approved February 5, 
1915; appointed Consul of class seven July 14, 1916, and assigned 
to Catania; assigned to Bristol August 31, 1918; appointed Con- 
sul of class six June 4, 1920; Foreign Service Officer of class seven 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Hamilton July 23, 1924; married. 

Hood, Hugh Seneca.— Bern in Ripley, Ohio, May 4, 1S64; 
educated in the public schools of Ohio; stenographer in various 
offices in Chattanooga, Tenn., 1890-1900; stenographer and clerk 
for Port Elizabeth municipality, 1900-1909; clerk in Consulate 
at Durban since February 8, 1909; appointed Vice and Deputy 
Consul December 11, 1909; Vice Consul by act approved Febru- 
ary 5, 1915. 

Hoover, Charles Louis. — Born in Oskaloosa, Iowa, January 
11, 1872; home, Bolivar, Mo.; graduated from high school in 1888; 
attended the University of Missouri; employed by a cattle com- 
pany in Idaho; assistant engineer in mining company until 1893; 
attended Cotner University, Lincoln, Ncbr., for two years; 
school principal at Maple Creek, Nebr., and Edgemont, S. Dak., 
until January, 1898; entered the Railway Mail Service in 1898; 
served in the Post Office Department and bureau of education 
in the Philippine Islands; division superintendent of schools; 
appointed, after examination (July 7, 1908), Consul at Madrid 
June 4, 1909; Consul at Carlsbad August 22, 1912; Consul at 
Prague July 17, 1914; Consul of class six by act approved Feb- 
ruary 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class five August 3, 1916, 
and assigned to Sao Paulo; appointed Consul of class four April 
28, 1920; resigned May 14, 1920; reappointed Consul of class 
four July 19, 1921; arsigned to Danzig September 19, 1921; to 
Batavia July 21, 1922; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
five July 1, 1924; class four February 24, 1925; Consul General 
and assigned to Batavia May 7, 1927; to Amsterdam October 
18, 1927; married. 

Hopper, George Dunlap.— Born in Stanford, Ky., July 13, 1889; 
home, Danville, Ky.; graduate of Centre College (A. B.) 1913, 
and Louisville Law School (LL. B.), 1915; store m.anager four 
years; principal of Munfordville schools, 1913-14; practiced law 
in Danville, 1915-1917; appointed, after examination (June 18, 
1917). Consul of class eight September 14. 1917; detailed to the 
Consulate General at Stockholm. November 27, 1917; appointed 
Consul of class six September 5, 1919; detailed to the Depart- 
ment of State December 11, 1919; detailed to Rotterdam June 11, 
1920; to Hamburg March 8, 1923; assigned to Dunkirk November 
27, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 
1924; class six February 24, 1925; assigned to Antofagasta June 20, 
1925; married. 

Horan, Aloysius Oscar.— Born in Washington, D. C, October 

27, 1898; attended business high school; stenographer and clerk 
1915-1917; United States Army July 1917- August 1919; employed 
in Bureau of Printing and Engra\ing 1919-1926; appointed a 
clerk at $1,500 in the Passport Bureau of the Department of 
State in San Francisco, under Civil Service rules. May 16, 1928; 
at $1,620 July 1, 1928; at $1,680 January 1, 1929. 

Horn, Grace McMahon. — Born in Marietta,Ohio; attended 
high school and business college; employed as stenographer 
1916-1918; clerk 1918-1921; appointed a clerk in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, April 30)|effective May 1, 
1921; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; resigned December 5, 1925; reappointed 
at $1,440 November 15, 1928. 

Horn, Thomas Stanislaus.— Born in Duquoin, 111., June 24, 
1894; home, St. Louis, Mo.; graduated from the Washington 
University at St. Louis (LL. B.) 1919; employed as law clerk. 
Bureau of Naturalization, six months; advertising manager 
one year; correspondence clerk in a bank for eighteen months; 
secretary to a Senator for six months; member of the Bar of 
Missouri and the District of Columbia; appointed, after 
examination (January 24, 1922), Vice Consul of career of class 
three Mav 26, 1922; assigned to Kingston, Jamaica, August 28, 
i922; to Tampico May 12, 1923; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class two May 10, 1924; assigned to Salina Cruz May 



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22, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; assigned to Saltillo December 24, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class eight, also Consul, December 17, 1925; 
assigned to Saltillo December 18, 1925; to La Paz February 28, 
1928; appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Service* May 17, 
1928; assigned also as Third Secretary at La Paz May 21, 1928. 

Hornbeck, Stanley Kuhl.— Born in Franklin, Mass., May 4, 
1883; University of Denver, A. B. 1903; Oxford University, B. A. 
1907; University of Wisconsin, Ph. D. 1911; instructor in Uni- 
versity of Wisconsin 1908-9; in Chinese Government Colleges 
1909-1913; assistant and associate professor of political science, 
University of Wisconsin, 1914-1917; lecturer, L^niversity of 
Michigan, summer of 1917; special expert, United States 
Tariff Commission, 1917-18, 1919-20 and 1921; technical expert. 
Far Eastern Division, American Commission to Negotiate 
Peace, 1918-19; captain. Ordnance Department, U. S. Army, 
1918-19; member American Military Mission to Armenia 
August-October 1919; technical expert to the delegation to the 
Conference on Limitation of Armament 1921; drafting officer 
in the Department of State 1921-1924; lieutenant colonel, Re- 
serve Corps, U. S. A.; lecturer on history of the Far East, Har- 
vard University, 1924-1928; technical adviser to the delegation 
to Special Conference on Chinese Customs Tariff 1925-26; 
appointed a drafting officer at .$6,000 in the Department of State 
and designated Chief of the Division of Far Eastern Affairs 
February 15, 1928; at .$8,000 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Home, Chester A.— First lieutenant. United States Army, 
assigned to duty as Language Officer at Tokyo April 26, 1928. 

Hosmer, Charles Bridgham. — Born in Hudson, Mass., July 
15, 1889; home, Lewiston, Me.; graduated from Hudson (Mass.), 
High School 1907; the University of Maine (LL. B.) 1911; granted 
a certificate of graduation by Havana University Diplomatic 
and Consular Seminary, 1922; engaged in the general practice of 
law at Lewiston, Me., 1911-1918; secretary to a Congressman of 
the Sixty-fifth Congress; appointed Vice Consul at Habana 
January 9, 1919; appointed , after examination (January 19, 1920) , 
Vice Consul of career of class three May 24, 1920, and assigned 
to Habana; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two, No- 
vember 17, 1921; class one May 26, 1922; assigned to Santo Do- 
mingo December 22, 1922; appointed Consul of class seven March 
1, 1923; assigned to Santo Domingo March 28, 1923; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; class seven 
August 8, 1924; assigned to Sherbrooke October 5, 1925; to the 
Department, December 15, 1926; class six May 17, 1928; married. 

Houck, Fred Henry. — Born in Washington, D. C, August 19, 
1890; educated in the public schools, Success School, and the 
Temple School of Washington, D. C; employed in the United 
Statesnavy yardin Washington, D. C, 1907-1913; representative 
for a life insurance company 1913-1917; served as an Army field 
clerk 1917-1921; clerk in the American Consulate at Hamburg 
July, 1921; appointed Vice Consul at Hamburg April 24, 1922; at 
Ghent May 27, 1924; at Lille, March 9, 1926; at Ghent, May 26, 
1926; at Cherbourg, June 10, 1926. 

Hough, Frances Rozetta. — Born in Cleveland, Ohio; educated 
in a private school of Cleveland and in public schools and 
Mount Vernon Institute of Washington, D. C; served as a 
private secretary for three years; appointed clerk in the Office 
of the Superintendent of Public Documents, Government 
Printing Office, June, 1899; transferred to the Department of 
State as clerk class one May 13, 1907; appointed clerk class three 
June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class four December 31, 
1919, effective January 1, 1920; at $2,100 July 1, 1924; at $2,200 
March 1, 1927; at $2,300 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Houghton, Alanson B. — Born in Cambridge, Mass., October 
10, 1863; home. Corning, N. Y.; graduated from Harvard 
University (A. B.) 1886, and pursued postgraduate courses at 
Qottingen, Berlih, and Paris; glass manufacturer,' officer of 
coal and life insurance companies; served as president Corning 
Board of Education, and as president board of religious educa- 
tion, western New York diocese. Episcopal Church; trustee 
Hobart College and St. Stephens College; Member House of 
Representatives 1919-1922; appointed Ambassador Extraor- 
dinary and Plenipotentiary to Germany February 10, 1922; to 
Great Britain February 24, 1925; married. 

Houghton, Winfred. — Born Hilsborough, N. Mex., November 
27, 1893; attended Princeton University three years; entered 
the United States Army August 15, 1917; present rank, captain, 
Regular Army; assigned to duty as Assistant Military Attach^ 
at Mexico City September 14, 1928. 



Howard, Wendell Scott. — Born in Uniontown, Pa., Febru- 
ary 15, 1894; high school and business college education; clerk 
in law office 1914; cashier and bookkeeper, 1915-16; deputy col- 
lector of internal revenue, 1917-1919; cashier in internal revenue 
office at Pittsburgh, 1919-1922; public accountant, 1923-24; ap- 
pointed clerk in the American Consulate at Baghdad, August 
1925; Vice Consul at Baghdad, September 2, 1926. 

Howell, Hugh Comer.— Born in Atlanta, Ga., June 16, 1901; 
home, Atlanta; University of Georgia, A. B. 1921; Oxford Uni- 
versity 1921-22; New Bedford Textile School 1922-23 (degree in 
textile engineering); employed by cotton manufacturers 1923- 
1925; stock broker 1925-26; reporter, summers 1918-1920; ap- 
pointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career, January 13, 1928; 
assigned to the Foreign Service School January 20, 1928. 

Howell, Williamson Smith, jr. — Born in Bryan, Tex., No- 
vember 10, 1890; home, San Antonio, Tex.; attended private 
schools and studied one year in the University of Texas, two 
years in a law office; practiced law in San Antonio 1912-1916; 
appointed, after examination (April 10, 1916), Secretary of Em- 
bassy or Legation of class four August 3, 1916; assigned to San 
Jose August 10, 1916; unassigned from November 10, 1916; ap- 
pointed, temporarily, in the Department of State November 8, 
1917; clerk in the American Embassy at London, temporarily, 
December 1, 1917; Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class 
four May 3, 1918; assigned to London July 5, 1918; appointed 
Secretary of class three December 20, 1919; assigned to Prague 
June 14, 1920; to Habana July 13, 1922; appointed Secretary of 
class two December 4, 1922; assigned to Panama March 4, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; as- 
signed as First Secretary at Warsaw July 17, 1924; to the De- 
partment January 29, 1926; at Mexico City January 21, 1928; at 
London December 1, 1928; married. 

Howze, Eoline.— Born in Winona, Miss.; attended public 
schools in Winona and one year each at Centenary College, 
Cleveland, Tenn., Ward Seminary, Nashville, and Univer- 
sity of Mississippi; attended kindergarten summer school at 
Knoiville; employed by various concerns in Memphis 1913- 
1921; appointed a clerk at $1,000 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, November 21, 1921; at $1,080 Sep- 
tember 1, 1922; at $1,140 October 16, 1922; class one December 30, 
1922, effective January 1, 1923; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,560 
March 1, 1925; at $1,620 December 1, 1925; at $1,680 March 1, 
1927; at $1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 July 1, 1928. 

Hoyt, Edna K.— Born in Coldwater, Mich.; college education; 
appointed clerk class one in the Department of State, under 
Executive order, July 1, 1904; class two, October 1, 1918; at $1,680 
July 1, 1924; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,860 July 1, 
1928. 

Hoyt, Elton Maynard.— Born in South Norwalk, Conn., 
March 30, 1900; graduated from Norwalk High School and 
attended University Preparatory School (Charleston, S. C), 
1917-18; employed as a clerk one year; served in the United 
States Army April, 1919, to February, 1920; clerk in the Ameri- 
can Consulate at Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, March-July, 1923; 
appointed Vice Consul at Yarmouth July 18, 1923; at Charlotte- 
town October 13, 1924; at Yarmouth December 23, 1924; at 
Charlottetown January 6, 1925; at Yarmouth January 20, 1925; 
at Ottawa July 16, 1925. 

Hoyt, Ira Ford.— Born in South Norwalk, Conn., July 2, 
1876; high-school education; member of the general assembly 
of Connecticut 1907-08; commissioner of charities, Derby, Conn., 
1908; connected in various capacities with theaters in Con- 
necticut and New York City, 1895-1918; appointed, tempora- 
rily, at $2,000 in the Department of State, June 17, 1918; at 
$2,500, October 1, 1918; appointed Passport Agent in the Pass- 
port Bureau of the Department of State in New York City at 
$2,000 August 12, 1919; at $3,000 June 18, effective July 1, 1921; 
at $3,200 July 1, 1925; at $3,600, November 1, 1926; at $3,800 July 
1, 1927; at $4,000 May 1, 1928; at $4,600 July 1, 1928. 

Hubbard, Phil Henry.— Born in Middletown Springs, Vt.' 
February 20, 1897; home, Poultney, Vt.; attended Valparaiso 
University 1920-1922; University of Chicago, Ph. B. 1924; 
employed by private firm, 1916-17; served in the United States 
Navy, 1917-1919; salesman for a farm paper, 1924-25; employed 
by a manufacturing concern, 1925-26; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Breslau, April, 1926; Vice Consul at 
Breslau, July 30, 1926; at Stuttgart, temporarily, June 13, 1927; 
at Breslau July 22, 1927; at Berlin April 7, 1928; appointed, after 
examination (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclas- 



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sified, and Vice Consul of career May 17.1928; assigned to Berlin 
May 29, 1928; to Breslau, temporarily, July 13, 1928; to Berlin 
October 4, 192S; married. 

Huddle, Jerome Klahr.^Born in Seneca County, Ohio, March 

25, 1891; home. Fort Recovery, Ohio; attended Heidelberg Uni- 
versity, Tiffin, Ohio, three years; newspaper reporter 1907-08; 
principal of high schools at Bloomville and Fort Recovery, 
Ohio, 1910-1914; employed during summer of 1912 by Goodyear 
Tire and Rubber Co., Akron, Ohio, and during summer of 1914 
as teacher in summer school at Heidelberg University; ap- 
pointed, after e.xamination (January 25, 1915), Consular Assist- 
ant March 24, 1915; on detail in the Department of State; de- 
tailed for duty with the American Commission to Negotiate 
Peace, November 30, 1918; appointed Consul of class seven Sep- 
tember 5, 1919; detailed to Paris October 15, 1919; to Be.rlin 
February 9, 1920; appointed Consul of class six June 4, 1920; 
detailed to Warsaw, September 28, 1920; to Hamburg, Septem- 
ber 20, 1921; appointed Consul of class five November 19, 1921; 
class four March 1, 1923; detailed to the Department of State 
April 28, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five 
July I. 1924; class four August S, 1924; Chief of the Division of 
Passport Control November 4, 1925; assigned to Cologne Decem- 
ber 9, 1926: class three June S, 1927; mtirried. 

Huddleston, John Fletcher. — Born in Forsyth, Qa., July 19, 
1892; home, Cleveland, Ohio; attended high school and the 
University of Florida, 1910-1913; employed as messenger by a 
congressional committee, 1913-1910; served in the United States 
Navy, 1916-1920, retiring with the rank of lieutenant; engaged 
in grocery business, 1920-21, and employed as advertising 
salesman, 1921-1923; appointed, after examination (June 25, 
1923), Vice Consul of career of class three, October 6, 1923; 
assigned to Milan November 19, 1923; appointed Foreign Serv- 
ice (Jfficer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; class eight, Consul, and 
assigned to Milan May 17, 1928; married. 

Hudson, Joel Carrington. — Born in Ravenden, Ark., Septem- 
ber 4, 1899; home, St. Louis, Mo.; attended Blackburn College, 
1916-17, the University of Grenoble three months, and grad- 
uated from Washington University (B. S.), 1922; served in the 
United States Army, 1917-1919; appointed, after examination 
(January 15, 1923), Vice Consul of career of class three, Feb- 
ruary 26, 1923; assigned to Wellington April 27, 1923; appointed 
Foreign Service Ulficer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Singapore Marcii 10, 1928; class eight, Consul, and assigned to 
Singapore May 17, 1928; married. 

Hughes, James J.— Born in South Boston, Mass., February 

26, 1879; attended pubhc schools and a business college; nurse 
1895-1913; salesman for New York concern 1913-1918; clerk in 
Customs Service, New York City, May, 1918, to July, 1919; 
appointed in the Passport Bureau of the Department of State 
in New York City at $1,400, August 27, 1919; at $1,200, under 
Civil Service rules. May 20, 1920; at $1,400 April 1, 1921; assist- 
ant Passport Agent at $2,000 March 1, 1924; at $2,300 July 1, 
1924; at $2,400 July 1, 1925; at $2,500 November 1. 1926; at $2,600 
January 1, 1928; at $2,800 July 1, 1928; at $3,000 December 1, 1928. 

Hughes, Morris N. — Born in Champaign, 111., January 13, 
1901; home, Champaign; University of Illinois, B. S. 1922; 
appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Montevideo 
October, 1923; Vice Consul at Montevideo March 25, 1925; 
appointed, after examination (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, and Vice Consul of career May 17, 1928; 
assigned to Montevideo May 29, 1928; to Porto Alegre, tempo- 
rarily, June 15, 1928; to Montevideo September 13, 1928. 

Huhlein, Frederick Erhardt. — Born in Louisville, Ky., Au- 
gust 20, 1895; attended high school, 1908-1912; a business college, 
three months, 1913; University of Kentucky, 1913; clerk for a 
farm-machinery company, 1913-1915; served in Kentucky Na- 
tional Guard on Mexican border; in the United States Array, 
1917-1919, retiring with the rank of first lieutenant; reemployed 
by farm machinery company as field demonstrator, 1919-20; 
manager of tractor department in Argentina, 1920-1922; sales- 
man in United States, 1922-23; appointed clerk in the American 
Consulate at Santiago de Cuba, May, 1924; transferred to Porto 
Alegre, August, 1925; appointed Vice Consul at Porto Alegre, 
January 23, 1926; at Rio de Janeiro January 28, 1928. 

Hukill, George Raymond. — Born in Middletown, Del., 
February 2, 1893; home, Middletown; attended high school 
1907-1909, Conway Hall, Carlisle, Pa., 1909-1911, and Lehigh 
University J 911-1913; graduated from Yale University (Ph. B.) 
1916; served in the United States Army 1917-18, retiring with 
the rank of second lieutenant; engaged in handling estate and 
traveling 1918-1923; appointed, after examination (January 15, 



1923), Vice Consul of career of class three February 26, 1923; 
assigned to Batavia April 28, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Lucerne Septem- 
ber 24, 1925; class eight, Consul, and assigned to Lucerne May 
17, 1928; married. 

Hull, Ralph Moody.— Born near Frankford, W. Va., April 3, 
1899; high-school graduate; attended George Washington Uni- 
versity, 1920-1929; public-school teacher 1917-1920 and 1922-23; 
clerk to county superintendent of schools of Greenbrier County 
(W. Va.) July, 1923, to December, 1924; appointed a clerk at 
$1,320 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
December 17, 1924; at $1,500 March 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act); at $1,680 July 1, 1928. 

Hulley, Benjamin Mayham. — Born in Lewisburg, Pa., June 
28, 1898; home, De Land, Fla.; graduated from Stetson College 
of Liberal Arts (A. B.) 1917; Harvard Graduate School (A. M.) 
1919; Oxford University (B. A.) 1921; professor of history. Stet- 
son University, 1922-1924; appointed, after examination (June 
23, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul 
of career, October 16, 1924; assigned to Stockholm November 8, 
1924; married. 

Hunt, Leigh W. — Born in Washington, D. C, January 18, 
1896; educated in the public and high schools of Washington, 
D. C; attended the University of Michigan one year; took a 
special course at the Sorbonne University, 1918; served with 
the United States Army, American Expeditionary Forces, 
May 1917-July 1919; entered the service of the Bureau of Foreign 
and Domestic Commerce, August 1919; appointed Assistant 
Trade Commissioner at Brussels, October 1923; Assistant Com- 
mercial Attache, June 17, 1927. 

Hunt, William Henry. — Born in Nashville, Tenn., June 28, 
1869; home, New York City; ^educated at Lawrence Academy, 
Groton, Mass., and Williams 'College, Williamstown; was em- 
ployed in New York City for a time and later as clerk in the 
American Consulate at Tamatave; appointed Vice Consul at 
Tamatave March 20, 1899; Consul August 23, 1901; Consul at 
St. Etienne November 1, 1906; Consul of class eight by act 
approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class six June 
4, 1920; Foreign Service Officei of class seven July 1, 1924; 
assigned to Guadeloupe, December 10, 1926; married. 

•Hurd, Alan Thomas. — Born in Waterloo, Iowa, April 14, 1895; 
home, Berkeley, Calif.; high-school graduate; attended junior 
college, San Diego, Calif., two years; University of California 
three years; business night school, one year; served in the 
United States Army, 1917-1919; clerk in the American Consu- 
late, Birmingham, 1921-22; appointed Vice Consul at Birming- 
ham April 6, 1922; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1923), 
Vice Consul of career of class three October 6, 1923; assigned 
to Birmingham October 12, 1923; to Florence December 13, 
1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 
1924; class eight June 30, 1927; Consul and assigned to Florence 
July 16, 1927; retired May 12, 1928; married. 

Hurley, John P.— Born in New York City, September 15, 
1878; home, Brooklyn, N. Y.; attended St. Kieran's College 
(Ireland) 1894-1901; Cornell University (C. E.) 1907; employed 
as clerk 1902-3; as civil engineer by the city of New York on the 
Catskill Aqueduct 1903-1909; on highway construction in 
Brooklyn 1909-1914; served in the National Guard 1909-1917; 
in the United States Army as captain 1917-1919; appointed, 
after examination (June 18, 1917), Consul of class eight August 
15, 1919; class seven December 18, 1919; assigned to Reval Sep- 
tember 20, 1919; to Riga June 23, 1920; appointed Consul of 
class six November 23, 1921; reassigned to Riga, Latvia, July 29, 
1922; appointed Consul of class five December 19, 1923; Foreign 
Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; assigned to Vienna June 
6, 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five August 31, 
1925; class four May 17, 1928; married. 

Hurney, Leo Bernard. — Born in Washington, D. C, May 20, 
1897; public-school education; employed in various capacities 
four years; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $1,020, in the 
Department of State September 16, 1918; clerk at $1,000, under 
Civil Service rules, February 1, 1921; at $1,080 November 2, 
1922; at $1,140 December 30, 1922, effective January 1, 1923; 
class one October 1, 1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at $1,500 March 
1, 1925; at $1,560 December 1, 1925; at $1,620 March 1, 1927; at 
$1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Hurst, Carlton.— Born in Crefeld, Germany, of American 
parents, November 22, 1894; home, Washington, D. C; edu- 
cated in schools in Maryland, Germany, France, Connecticut, 
and at Wesleyan University; appointed clerk in the American 



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Consulate General at Barcelona March 21, 1914; in the Ameri- 
can Consulate at Lyon July, 1915; Vice Consul at Madrid 
October 25, 191G; at Santander July 23, 1917; at Almeria Sep- 
tember 28, 1917; Vice Consul at Seville October 7, 1918; at Cadiz 
February 18, 1919; at Seville May 14, 1919; at Cadiz January 
3, 1920; appointed, after examination (June 24, 1918), Consular 
Assistant October 21, 1920; Vice Consul at San Salvador April 
12, 1921: detailed to Bremen September 20, 1921; appointed 
Vice Consul of career of class three November 17, 1921, and 
assigned to Bremen; appointed Vice Consul of career of class 
two February 26, 1923; assigned to Bremerhaven July 16, 1923; 
to Bremen August 1, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, July 1, 1924; assigned to Bremerhaven August 18, 
1924; to Paris May 19, 1927; to Lyon, temporarily, January 13, 
1928; to Paris February 27, 1928. 

Hurst, Carlton Bailey. — Born in Bremen, Germany, of Ameri" 
can parents, August 16, 1867; home, Washington, D. C.I 
attended Phillips Exeter Academy, Harvard College, and grad" 
uated from the University of Tubingen, Germany (M. A. and 
Ph. D.) 1891; appointed Consul at Catania July 22, 1892; Consul 
at Crefeld September 23, 1893; Consul at Prague March 22, 1895; 
appointed Consul General at Vienna June 8, 1897; resigned 
March 27, 1903; appointed Consul at La Guaira October 19, 1904; 
Consul at Plauen August 23, 1905; Consul at Lyon December 
14, 1910; Consul General at Barcelona November 24, 1913; Consul 
General of class four by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed 
Consul General of class three June 4, 1920; assigned to Habana 
August 19, 1920; appointed Consul General of class tveo March 
1,1923; Foreign Service Officer of class one July 1, 1924; member 
of Board of Review, Foreign Service Personnel, 1927; assigned 
to Berlin February 26, 1927; married. 

Huse, John Oldham. — Lieutenant, United States Navy; 
graduated from the United States Naval Academy 1918; as- 
signed to duty as Assistant Naval Attache at Berlin, London, 
Paris, Rome, Stockholm, Copenhagen, and The Hague No- 
vember 20, 1928. 

Huston, Cloyce Kenneth. — Born in Crawfordsville, Iowa, 
May 12, 1900; home, Crawfordsville; attended University of 
California summer session 1920; graduated from University of 
Iowa (A. B.) 1922; served in the Students' Army Training 
Corps of the University of Iowa October-December 1918; 
teacher in the American University at Cairo, Egypt, 1922-1925; 
appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Cairo July, 1925; 
appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign 
Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, April 27, 
1927; assigned to Cairo May 9, 1927; to Aden June 11, 1928. 

Huston, Jay Calvin. — Born in Knox, Ind., July 20, 1888; home, 
Oakland, Calif.; attended Leland Stanford, jr.. University 
three years and graduated from the University "f California 
(B. L.) 1914; employed as specialty salesman 1910-11: play- 
ground supervisor in Oakland, CaUf., while attending college; 
appointed, after examination (January 25, 1915). Student 
Interpreter in China March 24, 1915; Vice Consul at Nanking 
June 26, 1917; Vice Consul at Hankow October 25, 1917; Vice 
Consul and Interpreter at Nanking November 1, 1917; Vice 
Consul and Interpreter at Hankow November 24, 1917; at 
Nanking March 8, 1919; at Hankow December 3, 1919; at 
Canton January 28, 1922; at Tientsin May 10, 1922; appointed 
Consul of class six June 22, 1922; remained at Tientsin on detail; 
appointed Consul of class five June 3, 1924; Foreign Service 
Officer of class six July 1, 1924; detailed to Hankow August 8, 
1924; assigned to Canton April 6, 1927; class five June 8, 1927; 
assigned to Shanghai March 8, 1928; married. 

Hutchinson, Wallace C— Born in Pomfret, Vt., July 20, 
1855; attended Vermont Normal School four years; employed 
by a commercial house in New York twelve years; manager of 
a plantation in Honduras; appointed Consular Agent at Tela 
April 12, 1905; retired February 19, 1914; appointed Consular 
Agent at Puerto Barrios, September 25, 1917; Vice Consul at 
Puerto Barrios January 8, 1919. 

Hyde, Edward.— Born in County Fermanagh, Ireland, Sep- 
tember 17, 1804; educated in the ordinary schools of London, 
England; employed as chief of importing agency, Chile, twenty- 
five years; appointed Consular Agent at Talcahuano April 26, 
1921. 

Ifft, George Nicolas.— Born in Butler County, Pa., January 
27, 1865; home, Pocatello, Idaho; attended the public schools 
and Witherspoon Institute, Butler, Pa.; graduated from 
Franklin and Marshafi College, Lancaster, Pa., and attended 
the University of Leipzig; employed as reporter on Pittsburgh, 
Chicago, Denver, and Salt Lake City newspapers; editor of the 



Pocatello (Idaho) Tribune for twelve years; appointed, after i 
examination (May 15, 1905), Consul at Chatham May 19, 1905;' 
Consul at Annaberg June 22, 1906; Consul at Warsaw June 10, 
1908; Consul at Nuremberg January 21, 1909; Consul at St. Gall 
P^ebruary 6, 1914; Consul of class four by act approved Febru- 
ary 5, 1915; assigned to Stuttgart July 8, 1916; detailed to the 
Consulate General at Winnipeg and was in charge May 21, 
1917, to July 28, 1917; assigned to Vardo, Norway, Sep'tem- 
ber 5, 1917; on detail at Christiania November 24, 1917, to May 
26, 1918; detailed to Christiansand June 15, 1918; assigned to 
Bergen March 15, 1919; to Nancy January 12, 1924; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; assigned to 
Ghent June 24, 1926; married. 

Ihle, Dora Mildred.— Born in Freeport, Kans.; high school 
graduate; attended Kansas State Normal §ummers of 1914 and 
1915; Colorado State University summers of 1916 and 1917; 
took extension courses from Fairmount College 1917-18; com- 
mercial work in night schools of Washington, D. C, and Denver, 
Colo.; public-school teacher 1911-1918; employed in Bureau of 
War Risk Insurance at Washington, D. C, and Denver, Colo., 
1918-1921; by United States Veterans' Bureau 1921-1927; ap- 
pointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, March 18, 1927; at $1,320 June 1, 1927; at 
$1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Ives, Ernest Linwood. — Born in Norfolk, Va., October 17, 

1887; home, Norfolk; attended public schools eight years, Nor- 
folk Academy two years, Virginia Military Institute one year, 
and William and Mary College two years; appointed Vice and 
Deputy Consul at Mannheim June 7, 1909; Vice and Deputy 
Consul at Magdeburg November 17, 1910; Vice and Deputy Con- 
sul General at Frankfort on the Main March 4, 1914; Vice Con- 
sul at Frankfort on the Main February 6, 1915; Vice Consul at 
Cologne June 11, 1915; reappointed Vice Consul at Frankfort on 
the Main December 4, 1915; appointed Vice Consul at Erfurt 
April 5, 1916; Vice Consul at Breslau June 1, 1916; reappointed 
Vice Consul at Frankfort on the Main October 19, 1916; ap- 
pointed Vice Consul at Budapest January 19, 1917; appointed, 
after examination (January 19, 1914), Consular Assistant April 
21,1917; appointed Vice Consul at Paris May 5, 1917; Vice Consul 
at Nantes July 17, 1917; Vice Consul at Paris March 8, 1918; 
appointed Consul of class seven September 5, 1919, and re- 
mained at Paris; appointed Consul of class six June 4, 1920; 
class five November 19, 1921; cla.ss four March 1, 1923; assigned 
to Alexandria August 17, 1923; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class five July 1, 1924; class four February 24, 1925; 
Secretary in the Diplomatic Service March 31, 1925; assigned as 
First Secretary at Constantinople September 18, 1925; married. 

*Ives, John Reno. — Born in Chicago, Ifi., January 1, 1898; 
home, Ann Harbor, Mich.; graduated from high school 1916, and 
attended the University of Michigan 1916-1921; salesman for a 
private concern imzi-1923; unpointed, after examination (June 
23, 1924) . Foreign Service Oificer, unclassified, also Vice Consul 
of career, October 16, 1924; assigned to Hamburg October 21, 
1924; to Konigsburg, May 8, 1926; to Calcutta, December 14, 
1926; to Karachi, temporarilv, March 12, 1928; retired Septem- 
ber 27, 1928. 

Jackson, Alfred Lincoln. — Born September 1, 1877; appointed 
assistant messenger in the Department of State June 2S, to be- 
come effective July 1, 1916; resigned July 31, 1918; appointed, 
temporarily, October 17, 1918; reinstated as assistant messenger 
November 14, 1918; resigned November 1, 1926; reinstated 
August 1, 1927. 

Jackson, Carlton. — Born in Eaglesville, Tenn., June 26, 1880; 
graduated from the University of Nashville (A. B.) 1898; 
attended Vandcrbilt and Columbia Universities; with an 
insurance company 1898-1904; National Bureau of Education 
at Nashville 1904-1911; manager for an international fruit com- 
pany 1911-1917; with a company securing charcoal for gas 
masks 1917-18; served in United States Army 1918, retiring 
with the rank of first lieutenant; appointed "Trade Commis- 
sioner September, 1919, and assigned to Lima; Commercial 
Attache at Mexico November, 1920; represented a trade cor- 
poration during 1922; appointed Trade Commissioner at BogotS 
February 16, 1923; Commercial Attachg at Bogota July 28, 1924; 
at Habana December 27, 1924; resigned April 1926; appointed 
Commercial AttachS at Rio de Janeiro, September 3, 1926. 

Jackson, Dorothy.— Born in Bayonne, N. J.; completed grade 
schools and attended high school and business college one year 
each; employed by the Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Co. 
two years; appointed a telephone switchboard operator at 
$720 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
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July 1, 1924; appointed a clerk at $1,1-40 October 27, 1924; at $1,320 
June 1, 1925; at $1,380 March 1. 1927; at $1,500 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,620 August 1, 1928. 

Jackson, Irving.— Born April 3, 1377; messenger with the 
Eussian-Japancse Peace Conference, September-October, 1905; 
appointed a messenger in the Department of State October 16, 
1905; laborer July 2, 1900; assistant messenger January 2, 1907; 
messenger July 1, 1907; assistant messenger July 13, 1909; mes- 
senger June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916. 

Jackson, Jesse B.— Born in Paulding, Ohio, November 19, 
1871; home, Paulding; educated in the public schools of Pauld- 
ing; served in Spanish-American War; enrolling clerk, Ohio 
House of Representatives, 1900-1901; employed in insurance 
and real-estate business; appointed, after examination (March 
9, 1905), Consul at Alexandretta March 17, 1905; Consul at 
Aleppo June 10, 1908; Consul of class seven by act approved 
February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class six July 12, 1916: on 
detail, temporarily, in the Department of State November 24, 
1917, to October, 1918; detailed to Cairo October 4, 1918; ordered 
to return to Aleppo March 4, 1919; appointed Consul of class 
five September 5, 1919; class four June 4, 1920; assigned to 
Leghorn April 28, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class five July 1. 1924; assigned to Fort William and Port Arthur 
March 27, 1928. 

Jackson, Reginald Oborne. — Born in Frederiksted, St. Croix, 
October 31, 1889; appointed a messenger in the Department of 
State November 1. 1928. 

Jackson, William Isaac. — Born in Waterloo, 111., July 6, 
1894; home, Madison, 111.; attended high school four years; 
business college one year; George AVashington University 
1920; a school of accountancy four months; employed in a 
clerical capacity in a foundry at East St. Louis, 111.; law clerk 
and assistant chief, capital stock section, Treasury Depart- 
ment, 1914-1917; accountant and investigator. Committee on 
Expenditures of the War Department, 1919-20; served in the 
United States Army May 1917, to May 1919, first lieutenant; 
appointed Vice Consul at Bahia April 17, 1920; appointed, after 
examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of career of class 
three October 26, 1921; assigned to Bahia November 14, 1921; 
appointed Vice Consul of career of diss two February 26, 1923; 
assigned to Montreal April 27, 1923; appointed Vice Consul of 
career of class one November 23, 1923; Consul of class seven 
June 3, 192^; Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; 
detailed to the Department December 10-31, 1926; assigned to 
Torreon February 21, 1927; class seven May 17, 1928; married. 

Jacobs, Joseph Earle. — Born in Johnston, S. C. October 31, 
1893; home, Johnston; graduate of College of Charleston (A. B.), 
1913; teacher in high school of Johnston and manager and book- 
keeper in a mercantile business 1913-1915; appointed, after 
examination (August 30, 1915), Student Interpreter in Turkey 
October 15, 1915; did not proceed to Constantinople; appointed 
Student Interpreter in China November 5, 1915; Vice Consul 
at Foochow June 26, 1917; Vice Consul and Interpreter at 
Shanghai April 15, 1918; designated to e.xercise judicial author- 
ity and jurisdiction in civil and criminal cases August 25, 1919; 
appointed Consul of class sis November 19, 1921; remained 
at Shanghai on detail; designated senior assessor May 10, 
1922; detailed to the Department of State December 22, 1922, 
for a period not to exceed three months from February 1, 1923; 
appointed Consul of class five December 19, 1923; Foreign 
Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; class five August 31, 1925; 
Technical Adviser to the American members of the Commis- 
sion on Extraterritoriality in China September 26, 1925; assigned 
to Yunnanfu July 3, 1926; to Shanghai February 25, 1928; class 
four May 17, 1928. 

Jaeckel, Theodore. — Born in New York City December 29, 
1882; home. New York City; graduate of Williams College 
(A. B.) 1904; took a year's course at Harvard; graduate of 
New York Law School (LL. B.) 1908; practiced law in New 
York, 1909-1914; appointed, after examination (January 19. 
1914), Consul at Maskat April 24, 1914, but did not proceed to 
his post; appointed Consul at Stavanger July 17, 1914; Consul 
of class nine by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed 
Consul of class eight February 22, 1915, and assigned to Stettin; 
to the Department of State May 15, 1917; appointed Consul 
of class seven September 14, 1917; assigned to Bordeaux March 
15, 1919; appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class 
five June 4, 1920; class four November 23, 1921; class three 
March 1, 1923; assigned to Hamburg April 28, 1023; appointed 
Consul General of class four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer 



of class three July 1, 1924; assigned to Warsaw October 23, 1924; 
Consul General in charge at Milan November 27, 1926; Consul 
General at Halifax June 15, 1928. 

Jakes, Gerald.— Born in New York City September 9, 1905; 
educated in public schools of New York; employed as clerk 
by a manufacturing concern in Long Island City, New York, 
three years; appointed clerk in the American Consulate Gen- 
eral at Prague September 13, 1926; Vice Consul at Prague 
October 5, 1927. 

James, William George.— Born in Neath, South Wales, 
Great Britain, July 15, 1891; educated in the public and Neath 
intermediate schools of South Wales; attended the Allegheny 
High School and Duff's Business College of Pittsburgh, Pa.; 
graduate Emerson Institute, Washington, D. C; George Wash- 
ington University (A. B.); clerk in War Department, Adjutant 
General's Office 1918-19; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at 
$900, in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules, 
March 27, 1922; appointment expired September 26, 1922; re- 
appointed a clerk at $1,000 October 18, 1922; at $1,100 October 
1, 1923; class one March 1, 1924; at $1,440 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,500 
January 16, 1926; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 
(Welch Act). 

Jarboe, Frances L. — Born in Baltimore, Md.; attended high 
school four years; clerk in the Treasury Department five and 
one-half years; transferred from the Treasury Department and 
appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, August 12. 1924; at $1,320 November 1, 1925; 
at .$1,.380 March 1, 1927; at $1,.500 May 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 
1928 (Welch Act). 

Jarboe, M. Rosalie.— Born in Mandan, N. Dak.; high school 
graduate; attended University of Missouri 1924-25; a business 
college 1925-20; clerk in Bureau of Internal Revenue 1926-27; 
appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, April 1, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,.500 July 1, 1928; at $1,620 January 1, 1929. 

Jarvis, Robert Yelverton. — Born in Clay City, Ky., November 
5, 1893; home, Los Angeles, Calif.; attended Princeton Uni- 
versity 1911-1913, University of Louisville Law School 
1915-16, and New York Law School 1916-17; employed with 
a lumber company in Canada; clerk in freight office; law clerk; 
served as second lieutenant. United States Army, August, 1917, 
to December, 1918; practiced law in Los Angeles February- 
June, 1919; with a silver mines company in Arizona 1919-1921; 
appointed, aftei examination (June 27, 1921), Vice Consul of 
career of class three October 26, 1921; assigned to Warsaw 
December 14, 1921; appointed Vice Consul of career of class 
two February 26, 1923; class one November 23, 1923; Consul of 
class seven June 3, 1924: Foreign Service Officer of class eight 
Julv 1, 1924; assigned to Shanghai May 4, 1926; class seven June 
8, 1927; assigned to Calcutta October 26, 1927. 

Jenkins, Douglas. — Born in Adams Run, S. C, February 6, 
1880; home, Greenville, S. C; attended private school and 
graduated from the Porter Military Academy, Charleston, 
S. C, in 1897; member of the Sumter Guards at Charleston; 
was employed as clerk and law student, 1897-1901; admitted 
to the bar in May, 1901; law clerk and practicing attorney, 
1901-1903; became a reporter on the Greenville News in 1903. 
and later became city editor; appointed, after examination 
(April 7, 1908), Consul at St. Pierre June 22, 1908; Consul at 
Goteborg March 8, 1912; Consul at Riga November 24, 1913; 
Consul of class seven by act approved February 5, 1915; ap- 
pointed Consul of class six March 2, 1915; detailed to Harbin 
August 16, 1918; appointed Consul of class five September 5, 
1919; assigned to Harbin September 6, 1919; appointed Consul 
of class three June 4, 1920; Consul General of class four Novem- 
ber 19, 1U21; detailed to the Department of State December 23, 
1921; assigned to Canton March 30, 1923; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class three July 1, 1924; class two December 
17, 1925; detailed to the Department September 19, 1927; married. 

Jenkins, William Oscar. — Born in Shelbyville, Tenn., May 
18, 1878; attended preparatory schools in Tennessee and Vander- 
bilt University; employed with the Monterrey Foundry and 
Machine Co. 1902-1904; with the American Smelting and 
Refining Co. 1904-1906; engaged in independent business 
since 1906; appointed Consular Agent at Puebla, Mexico, 
February 20, 1918. 

Jensen, Julius Jorgen Christian.— Born in Lone Rock, Wis., 
October 31, 1883; attended high school, Sioux City, Iowa, 1902- 
1906; State University of Iowa. 1906-07; George Washineton 



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University (LL. B.) 1912-1915; admitted to the bars of the Dis- 
trict of Columbia and the State of Wyoming; employed as clerk, 
mercantile company, Sioux City, Iowa, 1907-1909; assistant ob- 
server and clerk United States Weather Bureau, 1909-1916; ob- 
server, Weather Bureau, Cheyenne, Wyo., April-December, 
1916; engaged in private law practice, Casper, Wyo., 1917-18; 
law clerk. Bureau of Naturalization; examiner of licenses, Bu- 
reau of Exports, War Trade Board, November 18, 1918, to Janu- 
ary 8, 1919; real estate expert Real Estate Service of the War 
Department, January 24, 1919; appointed Vice Consul at Co- 
penhagen December 4, 1920; at Malmo October 30, 1923; at 
Copenhagen December 17, 1923; at Goteborg November 14, 
1924; at Copenhagen February 17, 1925; at Cologne December 7, 
1926; at Oslo March 14, 1928. 

Jester, Perry Northen.— Born in West Point, Ga., January 
20, 1902; home, Richmond, Va.; graduated from Bailey Military 
Institute, Greenwood, S. C, 1920; attended University of 
Richmond, Va., 1920-1923; graduated from University of Vir- 
ginia (B. S.) 1925; engaged in various occupations while attend- 
ing college; employed in business department of George Wash- 
ington University, Washington, D. C, 1925-1927; appointed, 
after exammation (February 28, 1927), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, August 24, 1927; assigned 
to the Foreign Service School September 29, 1927; to Hong 
Kong February 24, 1928. 

Johnson, Albion Wesley.— Born in Kittery, Me., March 18, 
1886; attended high school, Portsmouth, N. H., five years; 
studied medicine at Boston hospitals; registered in Massachu- 
setts as physician and surgeon October, 1909; translator, office 
of the Military Attach^, Madrid, January, 1918, to September, 
1918; teacher of English, Seville, November-December, 1917; 
clerk in the American Consulate at Seville, 1917; interpreter, 
United States Immigration Service, El Paso, Tex.; practiced 
medicine at various times; engaged in special work for the 
United States Government in Spain 1918; appointed Vice 
Consul at Malaga February 20, 1920; at Barcelona July 18, 
1921; at Dublin January 13, 1923; Consular Agent at Alicante 
Augiist 7, 1925; Vice Consul at Alicante April 17, 1926; at Va- 
lencia December 3, 1928. 

Johnson, Charles Leonard. — Born in Ednor, Md., July 31, 
1890; appointed an assistant messenger in the Department of 
State July 17, 1922; appointment terminated June 30, 1925; 
reappointed, temporarily, March 22, 1927; permanently, April 
4, 1927. 

Johnson, Ellis Alfred. — Born in Springfield, Mass., October 4, 
1893; high-school education; clerk for a life-insurance company 
1912-1914; office manager for a dairy farm 1914-15; stenographer 
for an equipment company 191.5-16; private secretary in Bureau 
of Foreign and Domestic Commerce 1916-17; stenographer and 
assistant chief clerk in Emergency Fleet Corporation 1917-18; 
served in the United States Army 1918-19; Red Cross worker in 
France, Rumania, Russia, and Turkey 1919-1921; appointed 
clerk in the American Consulate General at Copenhagen August 
1921; Vice Consul at Copenhagen March 11, 1925. 

Johnson, Eugene H.— Born in Black River Falls, Wis., 
December 27, 1897; attended high school four years and college 
one year; served in the United States Army three months; clerk 
in Department of the Interior 1917-1924; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Stavanger March, 1924; Vice Consul at 
Sydney, Nova Scotia, November 13, 1925; at Campbellton, 
temporarily, July 18, 1927; at Sydney December 17, 1927; at 
Halifax, temporarily, January 26, 1928'; at Sydnev February 8, 
192,s; at Campbellton, temporarily, April 6, 1928; at Fredericton, 
temporarily. August 1, 1928; at Sydney September 27, 1928. 

Johnson, Frederick Conger.— Born in Pictou, Nova Scotia, 
of American parents, November 15, 1881; attended school and 
college at Bonn (Obercassel) Germany, received degree and 
graduation diploma after examination by the Imperial Ex- 
amining Commission of Coblenz, 1901; studied one year at the 
Technicum, Mittweida, Saxony; University of Pennsvlvania, 
1903-4; studied fine arts at the Polytechnicum, Darmstadt, 
Germany, 1905-6; connected with various commissary depart- 
ments of the United States railroads, 1900-1914; appointed Con- 
sular Agent at Paspcbiac July 26, 1918; at Gaspe January 23, 
1919; Vice Consul at Riviere du Loup November 15, 1919; re- 
signed December 20, 1920; appointed Vice Consul at Fredericton 
September 19, 1921. 

Johnson, Hallett.— Born in New York City November 26, 
1888; home. South Orange, N. J.; graduated from Williams 
College (A. B.), 1908, and Columbia University (LL. B.), 1911; 
practiced law in New York City, 1911-12; member of the Seventh 



Regiment National Guard of New York; appointed, after exami- 
nation (May 27, 1912), Third Secretary of the Embassy at Lon- 
don August 22, 1912; Third Secretary of the Embassy at Con- 
stantinople May 22, 1914; Secretary of Embassy or Legation of 
class five by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Secre- 
tary of Embassy or Legation of class four March 2, 1915; assigned 
to Constantinople March 6, 1915; assigned to La Paz June 10, 
1915, but did not go there; assigned to Santiago, Chile, July 6, 
1915; appointed Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class three 
May 10. 1916: assigned to La Paz, Bolivia, to be Charg& 
d' Affaires ad interim during theabsenceof the minister July 20, 
1916; took charge of the Legation September 24, 1916; reassigned 
to Santiago January 3, 1917; assigned to the Latin-American 
Division, Department of State, January 14, 1918; acting chief of 
division August 15 to November 21, 1919; appointed Secretary 
of class two, December 20, 1919; assigned to Brussels March 25, 
1920; to Stockholm May 26, 1921; to Madrid July 23, 1923; to 
Berlin June 5, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
four July 1, 1924; assigned as First Secretary at Paris July 17, 
1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class three August 
8, 1924; assigned as First Secretary at Oslo July 11, 1927; married. 

Johnson, Herschel Vespasian.— Born in Atlanta, Ga., May 3, 
1894; home, Charlotte, N. C; graduated from University of 
North Carolina (A. B.) 1916, and studied law at Harvard Uni- 
versity, 1919-20; instructor at Chamberlayne School for Boys, 
Richmond, Va., 1916-17; lieutenant and captain of Infantry, 
United States Army, A. E. F., 1917-1919; appointed, after ex- 
amination (October 18, 1920), Secretary of Embassy or Legation 
of class four November 15, 1920; assigned to Berne January 12, 
1921; to Sofia December 16, 1921; appointed Secretary of class 
three September 22, 1922; assigned to the Department of State 
July 23, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class six July 
1, 1924; class five September 20; 1924; assigned as Second 
Secretary at Tegucigalpa October 23, 1926; class four May 26, 
1928; assigned as First Secretary at Mexico City July 27, 192S. 

Johnson, James Thomas. — Born in Washington, D. C, 
August 19, 1864; appointed a chauffeur in the Department of 
State November 10, 1928. 

Johnson, John David. — Born in Highgate, Vt., November 3, 
1884; home, Highgate; attended public schools of Vermont and 
Eastman Business College, and graduated from Georgetown 
University (LL. B.), 1908; member of the bar of the District of 
Columbia; stenographer and typist in business offices and public 
stenographer 1902-1904; appointed clerk in navy yard, Ports- 
mouth, N. H., at $720, under Civil Service rules, November 12, 
1904; resigned April 30, 1905; appointed clerk in the Post Office 
Department at $900, under Civil Service rules. May 1, 1905; re- 
signed July 6, 1905; appointed clerk in the Department of State 
at .$900, under Civil Service rules, July 7, 1905; class one July 2, 
1906; class two March 4, 1907; class three June 1, 1909; detailed as 
clerk to the Agency of the United States in the North Atlantic 
Coast Fisheries Arbitration before the Permanent Court at The 
Hague, 1910; appointed clerk class four December 1, 1913; special 
employee in charge of Consular Post Allowances and Allotments, 
at $2,400 August 15, 1918; at $2,160 Julv 1, 1919; drafting officer, 
at $2,500 December 31, 1919, effective January 1, 1920; at .$3,000 
June 17, effective July 1, 1921; designated as the representative 
of the Department of State to serve as a member of the Federal 
Traffic Board October 31, 1921; appointed Consul of class six 
.\ugust 23, 1922; detailed to the Department of State Septem- 
ber 20, 1922; appointed Consul of class five December 19, 1923; 
Foreign Service Officerof class six July 1, 1924; class five Decem- 
ber 17, 1925; assigned to Strasbourg July 12, 1926; married. 

Johnson, Lucius Hartwell.— Born in Aiken, S. C, June 8, 
1897; graduated from Aiken High School 1915, and attended 
ihe University of South Carolina 1916; pursued business col- 
lege course three months; served in the United States Navy 
May, 1918, to August, 1919; clerk in the Department of State 
November, 1919, to December, 1920; clerk in the American 
Consulate at Dublin, Ireland, December, 1920, to September 
8, 1922; appointed Vice Consul at Dublin September 9, 1922; 
at Bilbao January 13, 1923; at Montreal July 5, 1924; at Winni- 
peg February 6. 1925. 

Johnson, Marie E.— Born in Willmar, Minn.; high-school 
graduate; stenographer for private firms, 1923-24; for United 
States Veterans' Hospital, St. Cloud, Minn., 1925; statistician 
for a private firm, 1925-26; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, December 
15, 1926; at $1,.500 October 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,0.S0 July 1, 1928. 

Johnson, Nelson Trusler.— Born in Washington, D. C, April 
3, 1887; home, Newkirk, Okla.; spent twelve years in public 
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University; appointed, after examination (August 14, 1907), 
Student Interpreter in Cliina August 27, 1907; Vice and Deputy 
Consul General and Interpreter at Mukden November 1, 1909; 
Vice and Deputy Consul and Interpreter at Harbin April 18, 
1910: Vice and Deputy Consul General and Interpreter at 
Hanliow July 30, 1910; Vice and Deputy Consul General and 
Interpreter at Shanghai December 2, 1911; Mixed Court Asses- 
sor; designated to exercise judicial authority and jurisdiction in 
civil and criminal cases June 7, 1913; appointed Consul at 
Chungking December 29, 1914; Consul of class six by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; assigned to Changsha March 2, 1915; 
detailed to Shanghai April 12, 1918; to the Department of State 
September 11, 1918; appointed Consul of class five September 5, 
1919; class three June 4, 1920; expert assistant, Conference on 
the Limitation of Armament November 3, 1921; appointed 
Consul General at Large November 23, 1921; Consul General of 
class three June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class two 
July 1. 1924; assigned to the Department of State April 21, 1925; 
Chief of tlie Division of Far Eastern Affairs July 1, 1925; class 
one June 30, 1927; appointed Assistant Secretary of State August 
15, 1927; Member of the Foreign Service Personnel Board, of 
the Board of Examiners for the Foreign Service, and of the 
Foreign Service School Board February 25, 1928; Chairman of 
the Board of Review for Efficiency Ratings May 15, 1928; dele- 
gate to the International Civil Aeronautics Conference, held at 
Washington December 12-14, 1928. 

Johnston, Edna Earl. — Born in Mackoy, Ky.; attended high 
school 1903-1906; Ohio University 1907-08; business college, 
Washington, D. C, 1912-13; public-school teacher two years; 
clerk in the office of the Auditor for the Post OtHce Department 
1911-1914; Bureau of Internal Revenue 1914-1917; secretary to 
Assistant Comptroller of the Treasury (Paris, France) Novem- 
ber, 1917, to October, 1919: clerk in the Treasury Department, 
October, 1919, to June, 1921; transferred to the Department 
of State and appointed a clerk of class one, under Civil Service 
rules, August 1, 1921; at $1,500 July 1, 1924; at $1,560 March 1, 
1925; at $1,680 November 1, 1925; at $1,860 March 1, 1926; at 
$1,920 March 1, 1927; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,200 
July 1, 1928. 

Johnston, Gordon.— Born in Charlotte, N. C, May 25, 1874; 
Princeton University, A. B. 1896; entered United States Army 
February 2, 1901; present rank, lieutenant colonel. Regular 
Army; assigned to duty as Military Attache at Mexico City 
November 14, 1928. 

Johnston, Inez. — Born in Minneapolis, Minn.; high school 
graduate; employed as a clerk-stenographer by a surety company 
in Minneapolis 1923-1926; in Supervising Architect's Office, 
Treasury Department, 1926-27; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, April i, 1927; 
at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,020 July 1, 1928; at .$2,000 
November 1, 1928. 

Jones, Harold Frederic. — Born in Brockton, Mass., May 30, 
1891; attended grammar and high schools in Brockton and grad- 
uated from Massachusetts Agricultural College, Amherst 
(B. Sc), 1913; employed with the United Sugar Co., of Los 
Mochis, Mexico, 1913-1919; served in the United States Army 
part of 1918; appointed Consular Agent at Los Mochis Septem- 
ber 6, 1919. 

Jones, John Edmond. — Born in Rockport, Tex., July 26, 1901; 
attended public and high schools of Douglas, Ariz.; graduated 
from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy; employed by pri- 
vate concerns in Arizona and Texas 1919-1924; appointed clerk 
in the American Consulate at Ciudad Juarez July, 1924; Vice 
Consul at Ciudad Juarez May 12, 1925; at Agua Prieta June 1, 
1927. 

Jones, Victor Emanuel. — Born in Washington, D. C, Decem- 
ber 26, 1895; served in the United States Army May, 1918, to 
July, 1919; elevator conductor. State, War, and Navy Build- 
ing July, 1917, to May, 1918, and July, 1919, to March, 1920; 
appointed assistant messenger in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, March 13, 1920. 

Jones, William Oscar.^Born in Chapmans Quarries, Pa., 
May 26, 1895; home, Easton, Pa.; attended business college two 
years. Temple School one year, and Georgetown Foreign 
Service School one and one-half years; employed as clerk 1912- 
1916; public accountant three and one-half years; served in the 
United States Army 1917 to 1919, retiring with the rank of 
second lieutenant; appointed, after examination (June 25, 1923), 
Vice Consul of career of class three October 6, 1923; assigned 
to Danzig November 19, 1923; to Konigsberg May 5, 1924; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, July 1, 1924; 



assigned to Malmo November 3, 1924: to Rome February 17, 
1927: class eight, Consul, and assigned to Rome May 17, "l928; 
married. • 

Jordan, Curtis Calhoun.— Born in San Diego, Calif., March 
20, 1892; home, Eagle Rock, Calif.; College of Law, University 
of Southern California (LL. B), as of the year 1918; served in the 
United States Army November, 1917, to February, 1920, resign- 
ing as second lieutenant after fourteen months overseas service; 
captain in the Reserve Corps; appointed, after examination 
(May 26, 1919), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four 
December 20, 1919; assigned to Port au Prince June 14, 1920; to 
Helsingfors March 1, 1922; appointed Secretary of class three 
March 23, 1922; Foreign Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; 
assigned as Second Secretary at Ilabana July 17, 1924; detailed 
to the Department October 19, 1925; appointed Consul July 8, 
1926; assigned as Consul at Barcelona August 4, 1926; at Bilbao, 
temporarily, March 6, 1928; at Barcelona June 22, 1928; married. 

Jordan, Royal Robert.— Born in Maiden, Mass., September 
30, 1897; home, Cambridge, Mass.; graduated from Harvard 
University (A. B.), 1922; ensign in Naval Reserve Force 1918-19; 
employed as newspaper reporter and in publicity work with 
business houses and national committee 1920-1924; appointed, 
after examination (January 12, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, March 20, 1925; also Vice Consul of career, and 
assigned to Constantinople September 2, 1925; appointed Secre- 
tary in the Diplomatic Service May 17, 1928; assigned as Vice 
Consul and Third Secretary at Tirana June 19, 1928. 

Jordan, Russell Benton. — Born in Chillicothe, Mo., Decem- 
ber 2, 1902; high school and business college education; secre- 
tary, 1920-21; stenographer, 1921-1924; appointed clerk in the 
American Consulate at Yokohama, January, 1925; Vice Consul 
at Yokohama, April 2, 1926; clerk at Peking, temporarily, April 
11,1927; Vice Consul at Hankow September 7, 1927. 

Josselyn, Paul Reitler. — Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, De- 
cember IS, 1885; home. Cedar Rapids; attended the public 
schools of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; graduated from Beloit (Wis.) 
College (B. A.) in 1909, and took a special course at George 
Washington University one year; employed as clerk and 
stenographer by various business concerns; appointed clerk in 
the office of the Chief of Ordnance, War Department, August, 
1909; appointed, after examination (March 7, 1910), Student 
Interpreter in China April 20, 1910; Deputy Consul-General at 
Tientsin July 26, 1912; Vice and Deputy Consul-General at 
Tientsin November 22, 1912; also Interpreter March 1, 1913; 
Vice and Deputy Consul General and Interpreter at Canton 
March 17, 1914; Vice Consul at Canton February 6, 1915; Vice 
Consul and Interpreter at Tientsin July 5, 1917; Consul of class 
eight February 19, 1918; assigned to Chungking April 15, 1918; 
appointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; detailed to the 
American Legation at Peking April 16, 1921; appointed Assist- 
ant Chinese Secretary of Legation at Peking July 1, 1921; For- 
eign Service Officer of class six July 1, 1924; class five August 8, 
1924; Secretary in the Diplomatic Service April 30, 1926; Assist- 
ant Chinese Secretary and Second Secretary April 30, 1926; as- 
signed to the Department January 6, 1927; married. 

Jova, Eugene Elias.— Born in Calabazar de Sagua, Cuba, 
July 13, 1892; naturalized; attended Rockville (Md.) Acad- 
emy 1907-1909; Charlotte Hall Military Academy 1909-10, and 
graduated from a business college in Washington, D. C, 1912; 
employed in a bank one year in Cuba and in private business 
1914-1917; engaged in ship chartering 1917-1921; acting American 
Consular Agent at Sagua la Grande, Cuba, July 1, 1921, to 
September 29, 1922; appointed Consular Agent at Sagua la 
Grande October 6, 1922. 

Joy, Margaret J.— Born in Washington, D. C, graduated 
from St, Patrick's Academy: received business education in 
private school and business college: served under temporary 
appointments in the United States Post Office and Patent 
Office; six months with an insurance company; United States 
Food Administration, one year; appointed a clerk, at $1,200, 
in the Department of State December 5, 1918; clerk of class one, 
under Civil Service rules, August 3, 1920; class two March 1, 
1924; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 March 1, 1925; at $1,800 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Joyce, Robert Prather. — Born in Los Angeles, Calif., October 
17, 1902; home, Pasadena; Yale University, A. B. 1926; Ecole 
des Sciences Politiques, Paris, 1926-27; employed in various 
capacities during summer vacations; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, and 
Vice Consul of career. May 17, 1928; assigned to the Foreign 
Service School May 24, 1928; to Shanghai October 10, 1928. 



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Judah, Noble Brandon.— Born in Chicago April 23, 1884; 
home, Chicago; graduated from Brown University, 1904; at- 
tended Law School of Northwestern University; graduated from 
the American General Staff College, A E. F., 1918; admitted to 
the bar October, 1907; entered the firm of Judah, Willard, Wolf 
& Reichman; represented the First District of Illinois in the 
State Legislature 1511-12; served as captain, First Field Artillery 
Illinois National Guard, during Mexican Border Service 1916; 
mobilized for World War with same unit, which became 149th 
Field Artillery, Rainbow Division, June, 1917; major August, 
1917; assistant chief of staff, Rainbow Division, February, 1918; 
lieutenant colonel August, 1918; assistant chief of staff, First 
Army Corps, November, 1918; present rank, colonel, Field 
Artillery Reserve, commanding the 332d Field Artillery; Dis- 
tinguished Service Medal, Legion of Honor, and Croix de Guerre 
with Palm; appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Pleni- 
potentiary to Cuba November 22, 1927; delegate to the Sixth 
International Conference of American States, held at Habana 
January 16-February 20, 1928; married. 

Kaiser, Gladys Flora.— Born in Rochester, N. Y.; attended 
high school 1917-1920; employed as stenographer in private 
firms 1920-1924; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Department 
of State, under Civil Service rules, October 22, li24; at $1,500 
June 16. 1925; at $1,560 March 1, 1927; at $1,620 January 1, 1928; 
at $1,740 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Kanaga, Clarence J. — First lieutenant. United States Army; 
assigned to duty as Language Officer at Peking, March 22, 
1927. 

Kaufman, David E.— Born in Lithuania May 15, 1883; home, 
Philadelphia, Pa.; graduated from Susquehanna Collegiate 
Institute; Dickinson Law School, LL. B. 1904; practitioner in 
law 1904-1923; member of law firm 1923-1928; appointed Envoy 
Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Bohvia March 
7, 1928. 

Kavanagh William J.— Born in Cohoes, N. Y., June 14, 
1866; attended the public schools of Rochester, N. Y., prepara- 
tory school, and studied under private tutors; graduated from 
the Georgetown University Law School (LL. B.), 1914; was 
private secretary, first, t o the head of a manufacturing con- 
cern and later to the resident manager of an export and com- 
mission house; bookkeeper and clerk five years: Spanish cor- 
respondent three years; appointed special laborer in Navy 
Department at $ 3.04 per diem, under Civil Service rules, 
December 3, 1903; clerk at $1,000 July 1, 1905; transferred and 
appointed clerk in the Department of State at $900 June 12, 
1906; class one March 4, 1907; class two June 1, 1909; detailed 
for special duty at the American Embassy at Mexico City 
March 22 to May 25, 1911, during the Madero revolution; ap- 
pointed clerk class one May 26, 1911; class two June 22, to be 
effective Julv 1, 1916; class three December 31, 1919, effective 
January 1, 1920; at $1,860 July 1. 1924; at $1,920 March 1, 1927; 
at $1,980 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,000 October 1, 1928. 

Keating, Joseph T.— Born in Sag Harbor, N. Y., October 13, 
1899; graduated from Georgetown University (LL. B.) 1920, 
(LL. M.) 1922; employed in a law office 1917-1919; served in 
the United States Army; practiced law several months; ap- 
pointed a clerk at .$900 in the Department of State, under Civil 
Service rules, November 24, 1922; at $1,000 May 1, 1923; at 
$1,500 July 1, 1924; detailed as code clerk with the American 
Section of the Tacna-Arica Plebiscitary Commission October 8, 
1925; at $1,560 November 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $2,000 December 1, 1928. 

Keblinger, Wilbur. — Born in Charleston, W. Va., November 
8, 1875; home, Staunton, Va.; attended public schools, Staunton 
Military Academy, and graduated from the George Washington 
University (LL. B.), 1904; employee of Southern Railway and 
American Ordnance Co. for two years; clerk in War Depart- 
ment, 1898-99; secretary, International Boundary Commission, 
United States and Mexico, 1899-1914; Commissioner for the 
United States on the Rio Grande Commission, 1910-1914; 
appointed, under Executive Order of March 28, 1914, Consul 
at Malta May 15, 1914; Consul of class eight by act approved 
February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class seven September 
14, 1917; detailed to Fiume May 27, 1919; appointed Consul of 
class six September 5, 1919; class five June 4, 1920; detailed to 
Zagreb July 29, 1920; returned to Fiume, on detail, November, 
1921; appointed Consul of class four November 19, 1921; as- 
signed to Fiume January 25, 1922; to Bombay March 30, 1923; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; class 
four February 24, 1925; married. 



Keeley, James Hugh, jr. — Born in Curwensville, Pa., Novem- 
ber 27, 1895; home, Vv^ashington, D. C; graduated from high 
school and from the United States School of Military Aero- 
nautics, Princeton University; employed by various con- 
cerns during summer vacations; by powder company 1916-17; 
served in the United States Army August, 1917, to January, 
1919; engaged in restaurant business in Burkburnett, Tex., 
1919-20; appointed Vice Consul at Constantinople June U, 
1920; appointed, after examination (January 24, 1922), Vice 
Consul of career of class three September 30, 1922; assigned 
to Constantinople October 7, 1922; to Damascus February 24, 
1923; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two November 
23, 1923; Foreign Service Officer, unclassified. July 1. 1924; class 
eight, also Consul, August 31, 1925; remained at Damascus on 
detail; assigned to Beirut April 24, 1928; class seven May 17, 
1928; married. 

Keena, Leo John.— Born in Detroit, Mich., April 12, 1878; 
home, Detroit; attended public and parochial schools in De- 
troit, Detroit College, and the University of Michigan; seaman 
on U. S. S. Yosemite in 1898; engaged in mining, lumbering, 
and office-equipment business; appointed, after examination 
(November 10, 1908), Consul at Chihuahua May 31, 1909; Con- 
sul at Florence December 14, 1910; Consul General at Buenos 
Aires April 27, 1914; Consul General of class five by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul General of class 
four February 22, 1915, and assigned to Valparaiso; assigned 
to Zurich March 27, 1919; to Warsaw September 30, 1920; ap- 
pointed Consul General of class three November 23, 1921; For- 
eign Service Officer of class two July 1, 1924; Consul, and assigned 
to Liverpool August 26, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer 
of class one December 17, 1925; Consul General and assigned to 
Habana May 7, 1927; technical adviser to the delegation to the 
Sixth International Conference of American States, held at 
Habana January 16-February 20, 1928; married. 

Kegg, Cressy L.— Born in Washington, D. C; attended high 
school, Washington, D. C; amateur photographic work two 
years; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at $900 in the Department 
of State, November 1, 1918; photostat operator at $900, under 
Civil Service rules, November 13, 1919; at $1,000 December 31, 
1919, effective January 1, 1920; at $1,200 December 31, 1920, 
effective January 1, 1921; resigned June 30, 1924; appointed a 
photostat operator at $1,320 in the Department of State, under 
Civil Service rules, Julv 16, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 1928 (Welch 
Act); at $1,500 July 1, 1928. 

Kehl, John E. — Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, October 10, 1870; 
home, Cincinnati; high-school and business-college education; 
studied for the wood-engraving profession; secretary and treas- 
urer of a publishing house for six years; conducted printing and 
publishing business until 1897; appointed, after examination 
(October 13, 1897), Consul at Stettin October 15, 1897; Special 
Commissioner of Deeds for the State of Ohio while stationed 
at Stettin; Consul at Sydney, Nova Scotia, June 10, 1908; Con- 
sul at Saloniki August 19, 1911; Consul of class six by act ap- 
proved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class five March 
2, 1915; Consul of class four September 14, 1917, and assigned 
to Santiago de Cuba, but did not proceed to post; assigned to 
Aarhus April 13, 1918; appointed Consul of class three June 4, 
1920; detailed to Coblcnz August 2, 1920; unassigned from 
September, 1920; detailed to Berlin February 17, 1921; assigned 
to Breslau November 15, 1921; to Stuttgart June 11, 1924; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; class 
three August 8, 1924; married. 

*Keiser, Robert Larrick. — Born in Bloomington, 111., July 2, 
1888; home, Indianapolis, Ind.; educated at Illinois Wesleyan 
and Butler Universities and the Metropolitan School of Music, 
Indianapolis, 1910-1913; organist and musical director. First 
Baptist Church, Indianapolis, 1909-1913; traveled in South 
America as representative of an Indianapolis firm 1913-14; clerk 
in American Consulates at Santos and Sao Paulo, February to 
July, 1915; appointed Vice Consul at Sao Paulo July 3, 1915, 
appointed, after examination (Junel8, 1917), Consul ofclasseight 
February 19, 1918; detailed to Bordeaux December 4, 1918; as- 
signed to St. Michael's February 1, 1919; appointed Consul 
of class six September 5, 1919; assigned to Colombo September 
8, 1919; to Tegucigalpa May 20, 1922; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class seven July 1, 1924; detailed to the Department 
of State February 2. 1925; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class six February 24, 1925; delegate to Pan American Conference 
on Simplification and Standardization of Consular Procedure, 
held at Washington October 10-24, 1927; retired December 31, 
1928; married. 



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Keith, Gerald.— Born in New York City, March 13, 1893; 
home, Chicago, 111.; graduated from Amherst College (B. A.) 
1915; employed as salesman by a fabric company 1915-1917 and 
1919-1922; served in the United States Navy 1917-1919, retiring 
with the rank of ensign; employed by a steel locker company 
1922-1925; appointed, after examination (January 4, 192C), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
February 5, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service School Feb- 
ruary 14, 1927; to Seville February 24, 1928; married. 

Kelley, Franklin J.— Born in Binghamton, N. Y., November 
23, 1898; graduated from the University of Michigan (A. B.) 
1923; clerk in private firm 1923-24; appointed clerk in the Ameri- 
can Consulate at Glasgow August, 1924; Vice Consul at South- 
ampton March 14, 1925. 

Kelley, Robert F. — Born in Somerville, Mass., February 13, 
1894; home, Boston; graduated from Harvard University 
(A. B.) 1915, (A. M.) 1917; studied at the University of Paris 
1915-16; assistant instructor of history at Harvard University 
1916-17; appointed, after e.xamination, second lieutenant of lu- 
fautry Regular Army, October 20, 1917; first lieutenant March 
23,1918; captain April 28, 1921; detailed as Assistant Military 
Attache at Copenhagen and as Military Observer in the Baltic 
Provinces March 3, 1920; detailed as Assistant Military Attache 
at Uelsingfors and as Military Observer in the Baltic Provinces 
July 28, 1921; resigned from the army with rank of captain De- 
cember 15, 1922; appointed, after examination (May 19, 1919), 
Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four, December 20, 
1919, but declined appointment; appointed, after examination 
(June 20, 1922), Vice Consul of career of class three Novem- 
ber 16, 1922; assigned to Calcutta December 14, 1922; appointed 
a drafting officer at .$2,500 in the Department of State Septem- 
ber 26. 1923; reappointed Mce Consul of career of class three 
May 24, 1924; class two May 28, 1924; class one May 31, 1924; 
Consul of class seven and assigned to the Department- June 5, 
1924; Foreign Service Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; Assistant 
Chief, Division of Eastern European Afiairs March 16, 1925; 
Acting Chief October 1, 1925; class seven June 2, 1926; Chief of 
the Division of Eastern European ArTairs October 15. 1926; class 
six May 17, 1928; retired July 1, 1928; appointed a drafting officer 
at $6,500 in the Department of State and designated as Chief of 
the Division of Eastern European Afiairs Julv 1, 1928; at $7,500 
August 1, 1928. 

Kellogg, Frank Billings.— Born in Potsdam, N. Y., Decem- 
ber 22, 1S5G; home, St. Paul, Minn.; attended public schools; 
received honorary degree from McGill University, Montreal, 
Canada (LL. D.) 1913; admitted to the bar in Minnesota in 
1877 and practiced law 1878-1923; city attorney of Rochester 
three years; Olmstead County attorney five years; member 
Davis, Kellogg, and Severance; special counsel for the Govern- 
ment in Paper and Standard Oil Trust cases; special Govern- 
ment counsel for Interstate Commerce Commission in railway 
merger cases; Government delegate. Universal Congress of 
Lawyers and Jurists, St. Louis, Mo., 1904; Delegate Repub- 
lican National Convention 1904, 1908, and 1912; member Re- 
publican National Committee for Minnesota, 1904 and 1912; 
president American Bar Association 1912-13; United States 
Senator from Minnesota 1917-1923; Delegate Fifth International 
Conference of American States, Santiago, Chile, 1923; ap- 
pointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to 
Great Britain December 11, 1923; Secretary of State February 
16, 1925; member of the World War Foreign Debt Commission 
March 11, 1925; delegate to the International Conference of 
American States on Conciliation and Arbitration, held at Wash- 
ington December 10, 192S-January 5, 1929 and chairman of the 
Conference. 

Kelly, George F. — Born in Jamaica Plains, Mass., January 
21, 1902; attended elementary and preparatory schools, 1909-1921; 
clerk under Massachusetts State government 1921-1923; ap- 
pointed clerk in the American Consulate at Kingston, Jamaica, 
March, 1923; Vice Consul at Kingston, April 1, 1925. 

Kelly, William Francis.— Born in Vernon, Conn., July 23, 
1900; high school graduate; attended Georgetown University 
School of Foreign Service 1924-1926; employed bv various con- 
cerns 1918-1924; in United States Bureau of Fisheries 1924-25; 
in Department of the Interior 1925-26; secretary 1926-27; em- 
ployed by a concern 1927; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the De- 
partment of State, under Civil Service rules, August 8, 1927; 
at $1,440 July 1,1928 (Welch Act); at $1,620 November 1, 1928. 

Kelly, William J.— Born in Washington, D. C, April 11, 
1894; educated in grade school; hospital employee, 1911-1915, 
and 1916-17; laborer, State, War and Navy Building, one year; 



employed temporarily in the Department of State December 
28, 1918; appointed laborer (unskilled), under Civil Service 
rules, December 15, 1920. 

Kemp, Edwin Carl.— Born in East Douglass, Mass., August 
24, 1884; home, St. Petersburg, Fla.; attended the public 
schools of Atlanta, Qa.; employed In a clerical capacity several 
years; quartermaster in merchant marine three years; prac- 
ticed osteopathy, 1910-1914; appointed, after examination (Jan- 
uary 19, 1914), Consul at St. Pierre April 24, 1914; Consul of 
class nine by act approved February 5, 1915; detailed as Vice 
Consul at Marseille and enterea on duty July 22, 1915; as- 
signed to Tunis July 8, 1916; appointed Consul of class eight 
September 1, 1910; assigned to Bucharest May 27, 1919; ap- 
pointed Consul of class six September 5, 1919; class five June 4, 
1920; detailed to Budapest November 11, 1920; assigned to 
Danzig April 28, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer ol 
class six July 1, 1924; class five June 8, 1927; married. 

Kemp, Percy George. — Born in Chatham, Ontario, August 1, 
1881; naturalized in Brooklyn, N. Y., March 23, 1906; attended 
the public schools of Chatham, the Chatham Collegiate Insti- 
tute, and graduated from business college; employed by various 
business houses in New York City as private secretary, stenog- 
rapher and clerk, and traveling salesman appointed Vice 
Consul at Valencia January 16, 1919; at Malaga July 15, 1920; 
at Cadiz January 29, 1921; at Almeria August 2 1921; at Cadiz 
December 1, 1921; at Almeria July 20, 1923; at Huelva January 
28, 1924; at Funchal March 10, 1924; at Las Palmas, January 5, 
1926. 

Kemper, Graham Hawes.— Born in Bethany, W. Va., April 

15, 1877; home, Lexington, Ky.; educated at Transylvania 
University (B. S.), Kentucky State University (M. S.), "George 
Washington University, and Georgetown University; teacher 
in the United States and in Philippine Islands; clerk United 
States Civil Service Commission, 1909-1911; appointed, after 
examination (June 27, 1910), Consul at Cartagena August 19, 
1911: Consul at Erfurt September IS, 1913; Consul of class eight 
by act approved February 5, 1915; appointed Consul of class 
seven July 12, 1916; assigned to Prague August 3, 1916; to Vigo 
July 21, 1917; to Funchal November 5, 1917; to Sofia May 27, 
1919; appointed Consul of class five September 5, 1919; class four 
June 4, 1920; assigned to Yokohama December 13, 1923; ap- 
pointed Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; class 
four September 29, 1927; assigned to Tokvo, temporarilv, June 
6. 1928; married. 

Kendall, Frederick Albert.— Born in Newton, Mass., June 1, 
1860; educated in private and public schools, Massachusetts 
Institute of Technology, and Berlitz School of Languages; 
employed as architectural draftsman in Boston and A^ash- 
ington 1886-1901; an architect in Washington 1902-1918; re- 
ssarch assistant. War Trade Board February, 1918, to July, 
1919; appointed a clerk at $1,500 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, Julv 15, 1919; class three September 

16, 1922; at $1,860 Julv 1, 1924; at $1,920 March 1, 1927; at $2,100 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,200 July 1, 1928; principal library 
assistant at $2,300 October 1, 1928. 

Kendrick, Stephen E. C. — Born in Brooklyn, N. Y., February 
16, 1889; employed with a fire extinguisher company in Provi- 
dence, R. I., three years; entered the United States Navy 
June, 1917; employed with the Peace Commission at Paris 
and in the Legations at Prague and Vienna; appointed Vice 
Consul at Vienna December 19, i921; at Toronto, March 25, 
1926. 

Kennan, George Frost. — Born in Milwaukee, Wis., February 
16, 1904; home, Milwaukee; attended private school in Cassel, 
Germany, 1912; St John's Military Academy, 1917-1921; grad- 
uated from Princeton University (A. B.), 1925; appointed, after 
examination (January 4, 1926), Foreign Service Officer, unclassi- 
fied, also Vice Consul of career, September 1, 1926; assigned 
to Geneva, temporarily, April 22, 1927; to Hamburg July 15, 
1927; to Berlin, temporarily, April 5, 1928; to Tallinn April 7, 
1928. 

Kennedy, John Royer. — Born in Sycamore, 111., May 25, 1907; 
high-school graduate; attended George Washington University 
and Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; clerk, 
stenographer and bookkeeper 1925-1928; appointed a clerk at 
$1,620 in the Department of State, under Civil Service rules,. 
November 1, 1928. 

Kennedy, Maud. — Born in Washington, D. C; educated in: 
the public schools of Washington; clerk and cashier in various- 
offices in Washington, D. C, nine years: appointed a clerk. 



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temporarily, at $900 In the Department of State June 4, 1917; 
at $1,100 March 1, 1918; at $1,200 July 1, 1918; clerk at $9C0 
under Civil Service rules, February 1 1921; class one August 

1, 1921; class two November 21, 1923; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at 
$1,740 December 1, 1925; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Kerr, Luc Virginia. — Born in Washington, D. C; attended 
Business High School 1922-1926; employed as stenographer by a 
correspondence school in Washington (part time) 1923-1925; 
by the National Rifle Association (part time) 1926; as public 
stenographer 1926-27; appointed a clerk at $1,320 in the Depart- 
ment of State, May 18, 1927; at $1,500 April 1, 1928; at $1,620 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Ketcham, John Belden. — Born in Bayshore, N. Y., July 29, 
1896; home, Brooklyn, N. Y.; graduated from Yale University 
(A. B.), 1920; served in United States Naval Reserve Force, 
1917-1919; clerk, 1921; laborer for a luraT3er company, 1921-22, 
assistant marketer for an oil company in New York City, Con- 
stantinople, and Athens, 1922-24; appointed, after examination 
(January 4, 192G), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, May 28, 
1926; Vice Consul of career June 15, 1926; assigned to Singapore 
April 20, 1927; to Ponang, temporarily, July 5, 1928; married. 

Key, David McKendree.— Born in Tokyo, Japan, of American 
parents, February 4, 1900; home, Chattanooga, Tenn.; graduated 
from Harvard University (A. B.) 1922; took courses at Cam- 
bridge University, Gonville and Cains College, and Georgetown 
School of Foreign Service; served^ in the United States Marme 
Corps in 1918; appointed, after examination (January 12, 1925), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, March 20, 1925; also Vice 
Consul of career, and detailed to the Department of State 
September 2, 1925; assigned to Antwerp, March 9, 1926; ap- 
pointed Secretary In the Diplomatic Service and assigned as 
Third Secretary at Berlin July 18, 1927; married. 

Killarney, Francis Michael. — Born in Newton, Mass., June 

2, 1905; high-school graduate; attended business college and a 
vocational high school; George Washington University 1925- 
1928; clerk 1920-1922; rifleman and clerk, U. S. Army, 1922-1924; 
clerk and stenographer, U.S. Patent Office 1924-1928; appointed 
a clerk at $1,500 in the Department of State, under Civil Service 
rules, April 26, 1928; at $1,620 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,800 
December 1, 1928. 

King, Edwin J. — Born in Emmitsburg, Md., November 21, 
1896; graduated from Waynesboro High School, 1917; attended 
Gettysburg College, 1917-18, employed by private concerns 
1919-1923; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at Bar- 
ranquilla October, 1924; Vice Consul at Barranquilla February 
4, 1925; at Santa Marta, temporarily, December 18, 1926; at 
Barranquilla February 18, 1927; at Dublin August 10, 1928. 

* King, James Clement.^Born in Three Rivers, Mich., Feb- 
ruary 4, 1904; home. Three Rivers; graduated from Northwest- 
ern University (B. S.) 1926; engaged in part-time work in Evans- 
ton Public Library and Library of Northwestern University 
1923-1926; appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), 
Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career, 
July 5, 1927; assigned to the Foreign Service School September 
29, 1927; to Caracas February 24, 1928; retired September 27, 1928. 

Kingman, Howard F. — Lieutenant commander, United States 
Navy; assigned to duty as Assistant Naval Attache at London 
August 24, 1928. 

Kirby, Burton Row. — Born in Falls Church, Va., September 
25, 1905; attended grammar school at Falls Church; McKinley 
Technical High School (evening classes) 1921-1923; messenger 
boy for Civil Service Commission 1921-1925; clerk in Depart- 
ment of Labor 1925; in General Accounting Office 1925-26; for 
an express company two months 1926; deck boy on steamship 
three months 1927; appointed a clerk at $1,140 in the Depart- 
ment of State, under Civil Service r-ules, May 18, 1927; at $1,260 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,440 July 1, 1928. 

Kirk, Alexander Comstock. — Born in Chicago, 111., Novem- 
ber 26, 1888; home, Chicago; graduate of Yale University 
(A. B.) 1909; received diploma from Ecole des Sciences Poli- 
tiques, Paris, 1911, and Harvard Law School (LL. B.), 1914; 
admitted to the Illinois bar in 1914; private secretary to the 
Third Assistant Secretary of State 1915; appointed, after ex- 
amination (November 30, 1914), Secretary of Embassy or Lega- 
tion of class four March 2, 1915; assigned to the Department of 
State March 6, 1915; assigned to Berlin August 5, 1915; ap- 
pointed Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class three Novem- 
ber 5, 1915; assigned to The Hague February 3, 1917; attached to 
the American Commission to Negotiate Peace December, 1918, 



to July, 1919; assigned to tne Department of State July 24, 1919; 
appointed Secretary of class two December 20, 1919; assigned to 
Tokyo February 26, 1920; to Peking, May 2, 1922; unassigned 
from October 7, 1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class 
lour July 1, 1924; assigned as First Secretary of Embassy at 
Mexico City July 17, 1924; appointed Foreign Service Officer of 
class three November 17, 1924; assigned to the Department of 
State July 2, 1925; detailed as Assistant to the Undersecretary 
of State October 9, 1925; designated as Vice Chairman, Board 
of Review for Efficiency Ratings, July 11, 1927; as Executive 
Officer for the Department October 4, 1927; assigned as First 
Secretary at Rome October 5, 1928. 

Kirkconnell, Sandy. — British subject, born in Honduras June 
21, 1870; appointed Consular Agent at Bonacca June 20, 1906. 

Kirkpatrick, R. D. — Lieutenant commander, United States 
Navy; graduated from Naval Academy, 1913; assigned to duty 
as Assistant Naval Attache at London, Paris, Berlin, and The 
Hague, December 22, 1926. 

Klath, Thormod O. — Born in Sioux City, Iowa, November 
26, 1890; attended Red Wing College (Red Wing, Minn.); 
graduated from the National University Law School (LL. B.) 
1916; employed by various commercial concerns; clerk in the 
Department of Commerce 1916-1919; appointed Trade Com- 
missioner, Department of Commerce, and designated for duty 
in the American Legation at Copenhagen January, 1919; ap- 
pointed manager of Chicago District Office of the Bureau of 
Foreign and Domestic Commerce August, 1921; Trade Com- 
missioner and designated for duty in the American Legation at 
Stockholm; appointed Commercial Attache February 28, 1925. 

Kliefoth, Alfred Will.— Born in Mayville, Wis., October 10, 
1889; home, Boalsburg, Pa.; graduated from the University of 
Wisconsin (A. B.) 1913; appointed, after examination (January 
19, 1914), Student Interpreter in China April 4, 1914, but declined; 
appointed clerk in the American Legation at Stockholm June 
15, 1916; transfeiTcd to the American Embassy at Petrograd 
October, 1916; appointed American Passport Control Officer 
at Torneo, Finland, and Vice Consul at Haparanda Novem- 
ber 30, 1917; commissioned first lieutenant, United States Army, 
December, 1917; appointed Assistant Military Attache at 
Petrograd January, 1918; appointed a special assistant in the 
Department of State at $3,500 June 17, 1920; drafting officer 
at $3,500, July 12, 1920; appointed, after examination (January 
15, 1923), Consul of class six March 1, 1923; detailed to the 
Department of State March 13, 1923; desig;nated Assistant 
Chief of the Division of Eastern European Affairs November 30, 
1923; appointed Foreign Service Officer of class seven July 1, 
1924; class six Aueust 8, 1924; assigned to Berlin September 22, 
1924; to Riga June 13, 1927; class five May 17, 1928; married. 

Knabenshue, Paul.— Born in Toledo, Ohio, October 31, 1883; 
home, Toledo; graduate of Toledo High School; employed in 
Belfast Consulate; appointed Vice Consul at Belfast June 20, 
1906; Vice and Deputy Consul May 23, 1911; Vice and Deputy 
Consul General at Cairo July 17, 1911; Vice Consul at Cairo 
February 6, 1915; appointed, after examination (May 26, 1909), 
Consul of class eight September 14, 1917; on detail at Cairo; 
detailed to Beirut May 2, 1919; appointed Consul of class six 
September 5, 1919; class five November 19, 1921; class four 
March 1, 1923; Foreign Service Officer of class five July 1, 1924; 
class four August 8, 1924; assigned to Beirut August 11, 1925; 
appointed Consul General Mav 31, 1928; assigned to Beirut 
June 20, 1928; to Jerusalem June 20, 1928; married. 

Knox, Ruth Gertrude. — Born in Superior, Nebr.; high-school 
and business-college graduate; typist 1925-1927; stenographer 
1928-29; appointed a clerk at $1,440 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, January 1, 1929. 

Kodding, Trojan. — Born in Hamilton, Ohio, July 8, 1899; 
home, Wilkinsburg, Pa.; graduated from the University of 
Pennsylvania (S. B.) 1921; studied at Harvard Law and Grad- 
uate Schools and at the Universit*^ de Poitiers; served in the 
United States Army October-December, 1918; appointed, 
after examination (July 9, 1923), Secretary of Embassy or Lega- 
tion of class four December 12, 1923, and assigned to the Depart- 
ment of State; assigned to Tirana February 4, 1924; appointed 
Foreign Service Officer of class eight and assigned as Third 
Secretary at Tirana July 1, 1924; at Sofia, January 7, 1926; class 
seven May 17, 1928. 

Krausse, Henry Gustave. — Born in Brownsville, Tex., Octo- 
ber 28, 189G; attended the public and high schools of Browns- 
ville eight years; business college, Galveston, one and one-half 
years; employed in a clerical capacity by firms in Galveston 



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md Brownsville 1913-1917; by the United States Public Health 
Service, Brownsville, May-August, 1917; clerk in the Ameri- 
can Consulate at Matamoros, Mexico; appointed Vice Consul 
at Matamoros January 6, 1919; at Nuevo Laredo September 14, 
1922; at Matamoros October 9, 1922; at Nuevo Laredo May 10, 
1924; at Matamoros July 26, 1924; at San Luis Potosi, tempo- 
rarily, June 12, 1926; at Matamoros September 23, 1926; at 
Saltillo, temporarily, February 19, 1927; at Matamoros May 
10, 1927. 

Kreeck, George L.— Born in Kansas in 1883; home, Lawrence, 
Kans.; received his education in the public schools and the 
State University; lumber-yard manager; banker; officer of the 
American Bankers' Association and the Kansas Bankers' 
Association; served as city treasurer and mayor of Lawrence; 
appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary 
to Paraguay Alarch IS, 1925; married. 

Kreis, Foster Helm.— Born in Minneapolis, Minn., July 20, 
1890; graduated from University of Minnesota (B. A.) 1913; 
(M. A.) 1914; high-schoolteacher 1914-1919; clerk for a telephone 
company during summer vacations 1913-1918; for a shipping 
company 1919-20; appointed a clerk in the American Consulate 
General at Shanghai July, 1920; resigned August, 1924; reap- 
pointed May, 1925; appointed Vice Consul at Shanghai January 
14, 1927. 

Krentz, Kenneth Carl.— Born in Denver, Colo., December 12, 
1899; high school graduate; employed by an electric company, 
1915-1918; served in the United States Navy, 1918-19; employed 
bv a telephone company as clerk, foreman, and chief clerk, 
1919-1926; appointed clerk in the American Consulate General 
at Hong Kong, March 1926; Vice Consul at Hong Kong, Sep- 
tember 22, 1926. 

Kuniholm, Bertel Eric— Born in Gardner, Mass., May 13 
1901; home, Gardner; attended Worcester Polytechnic Institute 
1918-19; Army-Navy Preparatory School 1919; graduated from 
the United States Military Academy 1924; entered the United 
States Armv June 1924; resigned September 27, 1927; instructor 
in Woodward School for Boys, Washington, 1927-28; appointed, 
ajter examination (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, 
unclassified, and Vice Consul of career, May 17, 1928; assigned 
to the Foreign Service School May 24, 1928. 

Kuykendall, Clark Porter.— Born in Towanda, Pa., May 10, 
1896; home, Towanda; graduated from Columbia University 
(A. B.) 1920; served in the United States Army 1917-1919; 
appointed, after examination (June 28, 1920), Vice Consul of 
career of class three September 7, 1920; sissigned to Amsterdam 
October 18, 1920; appointed Vice Consul of career of class two 
Mav 26, 1922; class one February 20, 1923; assigned to Batavia 
March 30, 1923; appointed Consul of class seven December 19, 
1923; remained at Batavia, on detail ; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class eight July 1, 1924; assigned to Oslo April 5, 1927. 

Labbie, Alphonse P.— Born in Wallagrass, Me., June 5, 1884; 
attended public schools until 14 years of age; Wallagi-ass Con- 
vent one year; Madawaska Training School, Fort Kent, Me., 
three years; engaged in merchandising in Wallagrass three, 
years; agent for life insurance company eight years; manager 
for same company of agency of Aroostook and northern New 
Brunswick; appointed Consular Agent at St. Leonards Decem- 
ber 20, 1915. 

Lacey, Maurice Winters.- Born in Washington, D. C, 
February 2, 1892; has a public school education; telegraph 
operator for 12 years; appointed a clerk, temporarily, in the 
Department of State, at $1,400, December 20, 1917; at $1,600, 
July 1, 1918; clerk of class three, under Civil Service rules, De- 
cember 3, 1920; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at $1,680 March 1, 1927; 
at $1,860 March 2, 1927; at $1,920 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act). 

Lackey, Mary Goodloe. — Born in Kansas City, Mo.; edu- 
cated in public schools, Central and Westport high schools, 
under private tutor, and at Danville (Ky.) Business School; 
clerk and stenographer; appointed a clerk, temporarily, at 
$1,200, in the Department of State, July 20, 1918; clerk at $720, 
under Civil Service rules, February 1, 1921; at $840, April 30, 
effective May 1, 1921; at $1,000, August 16, 1921; at $1,080, Octo- 
ber 16, 1922; class one December 30, 1922, eSective January 1, 
1923; at $1,440 July 1, 1924; at $1,500 August 16, 1924; at $1,680, 
April 10, 1920; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,000 Au- 
gust 1, 1928. 

Lakin, Harry Moore. — Born in Alverton, Pa., February 20, 
1889; home, Greensburg, Pa.; attended pubHc and private 
schools in Pennsylvania and Virginia, the University of Chi- 



cago, and the Ohio Northern University (A. B.), (M. A.); 
studied languages and political economy in Paris and Madrid; 
engaged in educational and journalistic work in the Philippine 
Islands and Porto Rico; appointed Vice Consul at Leghorn 
February 3, 1916; appointed, after examination (June 18, 1917), 
Consul of class seven September 5, 1919, and remained at Leg- 
horn; assigned to Aden November 20, 1920; appointed Consul 
of class six November 23, 1921; unassigned from December, 
1921; detailed to the Department of State April 21, 1922; ap- 
pointed Consul of class five March 1, 1923; Foreign Service 
Officer of class six July 1, 1924: assigned to Durban September 
22, 1924; to Montreal April 9, 1926; married. 

LaMont, George Darwin.- Born in Albion, N. Y., August 9' 
1904; home, Albion; attended high school in Albion 1918-1922' 
Phillips Exeter Academy 1922-23; graduated from Cornell Uni" 
versity (A. B.) 1927; appointed clerk in the American Consulate 
at Port au Prince August 6, 1927; appointed, after examination 
(February 28, 1927), Foreigh Service Officer, unclassified, also 
Vice Consul of career, August 24, 1927; assigned to Port au 
Prince September 17, 1927. 

Lamore, Burton Hart.— Born in New Haven, Mich., October 
11, 1877; graduated from high school 1892; made special study 
of languages 1903-1914; clerk in post office 1892-1894; in railway 
freight office 1895-1899; railway mail clerk 1899-1902; accountant 
for corporations 1902-03; clerk in freight offices 1903-04; in post 
office 1904-5; in United States Public Health Service 1905-1915; 
clerk and translator in Department of Commerce 1915-1917; 
Chief of Statistical Division, United States Shipping Board 
Emergency Fleet Corporation 1917-18; in Department of Com- 
merce 1918-1921; translator in War Department 1921-1925; 
appointed a translator at $2,100 in the Department of State, 
under Civil Service rules, April 10, 1925; at $2,400, December 1, 
1926; at $2,600 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $2,700 July 1, 1928. 

Lancaster, Bruce. — Born in Worcester, Mass., August 22, 1896; 
home, Worcester; graduated from Harvard University (A. B.) 
1919; served in the United States Army 1917-1919; employed by 
a construction company 1919-1921; bond salesman 1922-23; 
branch manager for a typewriter company 1924-1920; appointed 
July 2, 1927, assistant to the E.xecutive Officer of the Interna- 
tional Radiotelegraph Conference to be held at Washington; 
appointed, after examination (February 28, 1927), Foreign Serv- 
ice Officer, unclassified, also Vice Consul of career. July 5, 1927; 
assigned to the Foreign Service School Januarv 3, 1928; to Kobe 
June 11, 1928. 

Lanctot, Raymond. — Born in Syracuse, N. Y., February 5, 

1895; attended public schools and an academy in Syracuse 1901- 
1912; State Normal School, Cortland, N. Y., and City College, 
New York City, each a short time in 1912; stenographer and 
secretary for a corporation in New York City 1913-1918; special 
collaborator in the War Extension Office of the Department of 
the Interior in New York 1918-19; stenographer and social 
secretary to representatives of Czechoslovakia in ihe United 
States 1919-1921 and in Paris 1921-1923; secretary of a club in 
Paris 1923-24; appointed clerk in the American Consulate at 
Saigon February 15, 1927; Vice Consul at Saigon September 6, 
1927. 

Lane, Arthur Bliss. — Born in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, N. Y., 
June 16, 1894; home. New York City; graduate of Yale Uni- 
versity (A. B.) 1916: served in the Connecticut National Guard 
1915-16; private secretary to the American Ambassador to Italy 
July, 1916-August, 1917; appointed, after examination (June 25, 
1917), Secretary of Embassy or Legation of class four August 23, 
1917, and assigned to Rome; appointed Secretary of class three 
March 14, 1919; assigned to Warsaw April 16, 1919; to London 
December 10, 1919; to Berne, April 0, 1922; appointed Secre- 
tary of class two Septembei* 22, 1922; assigned to the Depart- 
ment of State February 26, 1923; detailed as Assistant to the 
Undersecretary of State May 12, 1924; appointed Foreign 
Service Officer of class four July 1, 1924; class three February 
24,1925: assigned as First Secretary at Mexico City July 2, 1925; 
to the Department November 8, 1927; Chief of the Division of 
Mexican AlTairs December 12, 1927; married. 

Lane, Charles Wilkins. — British subject, born in Pictou, 
Nova Scotia, May 25, 1864; attended the Pictou Academy and 
graduated from Dalhousie University (Halifax) (LL. B.) 1887; 
appointed King's Counsel 1915; practiced law in Lunenburg 
thirty years and acted as agent for several insurance and surety 
companies; appointed Consular Agent at Lunenburg February 
20, 1924. 

Lane, Clayton. — Born in Guthrie Center, Iowa, March 9, 
1895; Stanford University, A. B. 1921; graduate student 1922- 
1924; served in the United States Navy 1917-1919; associate pro- 



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fessor, St. Mary's College, Oakland, Calif., 1922-1924; entered 
Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce July 1924; appointed 
Assistant Chief, European Division, May 1925; Acting Chief 
March 1926; Assistant Chief, Division of Regional Information, 
July 1926; Assistant Liaison Officer July 1926— July 1927; lec- 
turer, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, 192&- 
1927; appointed Trade Commissioner at Vienna July 1927; 
at Berlin August 1927; at Vienna March 1928; Commercial 
Attache at Warsaw May 17, 1928. 

Lane, Rufus Herman, jr.— Born in Willoughby, Ohio, May 
24, 1901; home. Falls Church, Va.; attended Union College 
1920-21, and George Washington University 1920-1922; gradu- 
ated from the University of Virginia (B. S.) 1923; employed as 
engineer's assistant six months; appointed, after examination 
(June 23, 1924), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, October 
16, 1924, and detailed to the Department of State; Vice Consul 
of career Mav 20, 1926; assigned to Habana December 9, 1927; to 
Progreso May 19, 1928. 

Langdon, William Russell. — Born in Smyrna, Turkey, of 
American parents, July 31, 1891; home, Dedham, Mass.; re- 
ceived his early education in schools at Smyrna; graduated 
from Mount Hermon School, Massachusetts, and spent one year 
at Trinity College; clerk in Consulate General at Constanti- 
nople, 1911-1913; and at Athens, 1913-14; appointed, after exam- 
ination (January 19, 1914), Student Interpreter in Japan April 
4, 1914; also Vice Consul at Yokohama March 24, 1916; also in- 
terpreter at Yokohama January 4, 1917; appointed Assistant 
Japanese Secretary to the Embassy at Tokyo, February 12, 1918; 
Vice Consul of career of class one August 26, 1919; assigned to 
Yokohama July 8, 1921; appointed Consul of class six Novem- 
ber 23, 1921; assigned to Antung May 10, 1922; appointed Consul 
of class five June 3. 1924: Foreign Service Officer of class si.t 
July 1, 1924; assigned to Tsinan August 8, 1925; to Mukden 
February 25, 1927; to Dairen February 27, 1928; married. 

Lao Leng Hui. — Born in Siam, July 6, 1876; educated in 
Fiench and American schools of Bangkok: appointed Inter- 
preter to the Legation at Bangkok August 27, 1901. 

Larned, Frank Henry.— Born in Old Point, Va., April 1, 1861; 
attended public and high schools; studied in private school 
in Europe; employed by the United States Immigration Serv- 
ice, Department of Labor, thirty years; Washington representa- 
tive of New York shipping corporation 1919-1921; reappointed 
as special assistant to the Commissioner General of Immigra- 
tion August, 1921; appointed Vice Consul at London February 
14, 1922; at Naples October 10. 1923. 

Latchford, Stephen. — Born in Annapolis Junction, Md., Feb- 
ruary 4, 1883; attended the public schools of Maryland and a 
business college in Washington, D. C; took course in commer- 
cial law with the International Correspondence Schools of 
Scranton, Pa.; Washington College of Law (LL. B.) 1920; 
(LL. M.) 1921; admitted to the bar of the District of Colum- 
bia October, 1920; employed as clerk in commercial houses, 
1900-1904; stenographer and typist in law offices 1904-05; ap- 
pomted stenographer and typist in Panama, under the Isthmian 
Canal Commission, July 18, 1905; transterred to the Depart- 
ment of State and appointed clerk at $900 August 19, 1911; at 
$1,000 August 1, 1913; class one December 3, 1915; class two 
June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class three, May 1, 1918; 
law clerk at $2,000 September 8, 1921; at $2,250 September 16, 
1922; at $2,500 December 30, 1922, effective January 1, 1923; 
assistant solicitor at $2,500 November 1, 1923; at $3,000 July 1, 
1924; an assistant to the solicitor at .$3,400, Februarv 1, 1926; at 
$3,500 November 1, 1927; at $3,600 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); 
at .$3,800 October 1, 1928. 

Latimer, Frederick Palmer, jr. — Born in Groton, Conn., 
March 14, 1904; home, New London, Conn.; Yale University, 
A. B. 1925; taught French two years; appointed, after examina- 
tion (January 9, 1928), Foreign Service Officer, unclassified, 
and Vice Consul of career, October 24, 1928; assigned to the 
Foreign Service School November 5, 1928. 

Lawrence, Ethel Lee. — Born in Montour Falls, N. Y.; at- 
tended public and private schools; graduated from Tanner's 
Business College, of Washington, D. C; studied one year in 
George Washington University; also summer course in Inter- 
national Law, 1923; graduated from Washington College of Law, 
(LL. B.) 1914; appointed copyist in the Patent Office at $720, 
under Civil Service rules, July 2, 1902; at $800 March 6, 1903; 
at $900 July 1, 1903; transferred to the Department of State as 
clerk at $900 April 12, 1904; appointed clerk at $1,000 July 2, 
190G; class one March 4, 1907; class two December 1, 1909; class 
three June 22, to be effective July 1, 1916; class four September 



3, 1919: law clerk at $2,000 October 27. 1923; at $2,400 July 1, 
1924; an assistant to the solicitor at $2,600, February 1, 1926; at 
$2,800 July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $3,200 October 1, 1928. 

Lawson, Eldora Christina. — Born in Brockton, Mass.; gradu- 
ated from the Brockton High School 1913; stenographer in an 
insurance office 1913-1922; appointed a clerk of class one in the 
Department of State, under Civil Service rules, November 27, 
1922; at $1,680 July 1, 1924; at $1,740 December 1, 1925; at $1,860 
July 1, 1928 (Welch Act); at $1,920 July 1, 1928. 

Lawson, Stanley Reginald. — Born in New York City, March 

4, 1900; preparatory education in Sweden; attended Eslov's 
College (Sweden) 1917-1919; clerk in the American Consulates 
at Malmo and Dresden 1919-1924; appointed Vice Consul at 
Dresden July 7, 1924; at Genoa September 29, 1928. 

Lawton, Edward Percival, jr. — Born in State College, Pa., 
June 5, 1903; home. Savannah, Ga.; attended College of Geneva, 
Switzerland, and Geneva Business School 1920-21; University 
of Virginia (fall term) 1921; graduated from Universitv of 
Georgia (B. S.) 1924; New York University (M. A.) 1925; em- 
ployed as clerk-messenger in the Library of Congress during 
summer of 1918; typist in United States Army headquarters 
at Antwerp, Belgium, during summer of 1921; with United 
States Coast and Geodetic Survey summer of 1922; clerk in 
District government, Washington, D. C, summer of 1923; 
student assistant in University of Georgia 1923-24; appointed, 
after examination (July 6, 1925), Foreign Service Officer, un- 
classified, September 11, 1925; Vice Consul of career and assigned 
to Cairo, May 28, 1926. 

Lawton, Ezra Mills. — Born in Ironton, Ohio, August 23, 
1864; home, Cincinnati, Ohio; public and high school education; 
clerk, mechanic, and bookkeeper; electrical engineer and con- 
tractor, 1888-1906; in mining and quarry business, 1907-1913; 
appointed Consular Agent at Oaxaca February 19, 1908; retired 
September, 1913; appointed, after examination (June 10, 1912), 
Consul at Tegucigalpa December 22, 1913; Consul of class eight 
by act approved February 5, 1915; assigned to Nogales March 
20, 1917; appointed Consul of class seven April 16, 1917; assigned 
to Guatemala December 17, 1918; appointed Consul of class 
five September 5, 1919; in charge of the Legation at Tegucigalpa 
October 4, 1919, to April 6, 1920; appointed Consul of class four 
June 4, 1920; assigned to Sao Paulo July 1, 1920; appointed 
Consul of class three November 19, 1921; assigned to Sydney, 
Australia, March 30, 1923; appointed Consul General of class 
four June 5, 1924; Foreign Service Officer of class three July 1, 
1924; married. 

Lawton, James Swan. — Born in Chicago, 111., January 14, 
1880; attended the Chicago public and high schools and Shat- 
tuck Academy, Faribault, Minn., four years; employed in the 
laboratory of a steel company in Chicago one year; in assay 
office. Salt Lake City, Utah, one year; engaged in prospecting, 
leasing, and mining in Utah and Nevada nine years; general 
manager in Surinam for the Dutch Guiana Culture Co. since 
1913; appointed Consular Agent at Paramaribo August 23, 1917. 

Lawton, William Basinser. — Born in State College, Pennsyl- 
vania, June 25, 1905; attended schools in Switzerland and Wash- 
ington, D. C; graduated from Stuyvesant School (Warrenton, 
Va.), 1923; clerk, 1923; bookkeeper and sailor, 1924; file clerk, 
1924-25; surveyor, 1925-26; appointed a clerk in the American 
Consulate at Santo Domingo, October 1926; Vice Consul at 
Santo Domingo, November 13, 1926. 

Lay, JuUus G.— Born in Washington, D. C, August 9, 1872; 
home, Washington; educated in the public schools and acad- 
emy at Yonkers, N. Y., and Columbia grammar school. New 
York City; employed as clerk in the Consulate at Ottawa for 
four years; appointed Vice and Deputy Consul Gener;d at 
Ottawa September 1, 1893; Consul at Windsor, Ontario, Octo- 
ber 26, 1896; Consul General at Barcelona, Spain, May 3, 1899; 
Consul General at Canton October 3, 1904; Consul General at 
Cape Town May 24, 1906; Consul General at Rio de Janeiro 
May 2, 1910; Consul General at Berlin June 24, 1914; Consul 
General of class two by act approved February 5, 1915; detailed, 
temporarily, to the Department of State, March 15, 1917; as- 
signed as Acting Foreign Trade Adviser February 18, 1918; 
resigned March 1, 1920; employed with an international bank- 
ing firm 1920-1924; appointed under Executive Order of June 3, 
1924. Consul General of class two Juno 5, 1924; detailed to the 
Department of State June 27, 1924; appointed Foreign Service 
Officer of class one July 1, 1924; assigned to Calcutta August 
15, 1924; appointed Secretary in the Diplomatic Service June 8, 
1927; assigned as Counselor of Embassy at Santiago, October 13, 
1927; married. 



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* Lay, Tracy. — Born in Gadsden, Ala., November 5, 1882; 
home, Gadsden; studied civil engineering at the Alabama 
Polytechnic Institute four years, and political science at George 
Washington University; reporter and editor, 190-4; advertising 
manager for a department store, Montgomery, Ala., 1904-1907, 
and for a dry goods company, Birmingham, Ala., 1907-1908; 
secretary to "a Member of Congress, 1908-1911; clerk of the 
Committee on Immigration and Naturalization, House of 
Representatives, 1911-12; appointed, after examination (Janu- 
ary 31, 1912), Consular Assistant March 12, 1912; Deputy Con- 
sul General at London May 27, 1912; Vice and Deputy Consul 
at Dublin January 3, 1914; Deputy Consul General at Paris 
February 26, 1914; Vice Consul at Paris February 6, 1915; Con- 
sul of class nine July 14, 1916; on detail at Paris; appointed 
Consul of class eight September 14, 1917; detailed to the De- 
partment of State August 19, 1919; appointed Consul of class 
five September 5, 1919; class four June 4, 1920; class three No- 
vember 19, 1921; designated for duty in connection with the 
Conference on the Limitation of Armament October 24, 1921; 
appointed Consul General of class four March 1, 1923; assigned 
to Munich, March 30, 1923; detailed to the Department of State 
July 5, 1923; appointed Consul General of class three June 5, 
1924; Foreign Service OfiBcer of class two July 1, 1924; assigned 
to Buenos Aires, June 30, 1926; retired March 31, 1928; married. 

Leary, Robert Edmund.— Born in Boston, Mass., February 
16, 1895; graduated from grade school, and attended St. Joseph's 
College several years; employed in a clerical capacity in Boston, 
1913-1916, and by the Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation 
1917; served in the United States Army December, 1917, to 
July, 1919; an assistant in a clothing manufacturers' associa- 
tion 1919-1921; clerk in the American Consulate at Palermo 
April, 1921; appointed Vice Consul at Palermo June 29, 1922; 
at Fiume August 4, 1925; reappointed Vice Consul at Palermo; 
at Rome February 13, 19_'6; at Genoa November 23, 1920, but did 
not go to post; at Vancouver February 19, 1927. 

LeClair, Hugh P.— Commander, United States Navy; gradu- 
ated from the United States Naval Academy 1909; assigned to 
duty as Assistant Naval Attache at Paris, Madrid, and Lisbon 
April 24, 1928. 

LeClercq, Frederic Dagonet Kellogg.— Born in New York 
City March 22, 1898; home, Charleston, S. C; graduated from 
Oxford University (A. M.) 1921; employed as a secretary to an 
editor and an architect and in research work 1914-1917; served 
in the United States Navy as ensign and lieutenant June, 1917, 
to November, 1919; employed in research work November, 
1919, to June, 1920; in the Department of State one month; 
appointed, after examination (October 18, 1920), Secretary of 
Embassy or Legation of class four November 15, 1920; assigned 
to London, December 13, 1920; appointed Secretary of class 
three December 4, 1922; on detail in the Department of State 
January 1, to March 9, 1923; assigned to Tokyo July 23, 1923; 
appointed Foreign Service Officer of class six and assigned as 
Second Secretary of Embassy at Tokyo July 1, 1924; cla.s.i five 
April 30, 1925; assigned to the Department of State October 10, 
1925. 

Lee, Augustus.— Born July 21, 1876; appointed skilled laborer, 
Department of Agriculture, July 1, 1908; assistant messenger in 
the Department of State November 5, 1912. 

Lee, Frank Charles. — Born in Norfolk, Nebr., August 14, 
1891; home, Salida, Colo.; graduate of University of Colorado 
(A. B.), 1915; employed in jewelry business and as a watch- 
maker in Salida and Omaha, 1904-1911; appointed, after exam- 
mination (August 30, 1915), Consular Assistant October 15, 
1915; Vice Consul at Bordeaux January 25, 1916; at Petrograd 
September 19, 1916; at Moscow April 1, 1918; ordered to Stock- 
holm August 26, 1918, to take charge of personnel and archives 
of Moscow Consulate General; detailed to Malmo Sept