Who's Who in Iowa, 1940
Allamakee co. Biographies

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The Iowa Press Association's Who's Who in Iowa, a Biographical Record of Iowa's Leaders in Business, Professional and Public Life; Pub. by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines, Iowa; 1940

Vetter, Frank S.; Manager Lumber Co; born Grant, Ia. June 13, 1897; son of David Vetter & Eva A Stafford; education Grant; East HS, Des Moines 1916, U of Iowa 1918; Alpha Tau Omega; married Margaret Bates Feb. 1, 1928 Des Moines; son: David B; daughter: Peggy Ann; 1925-30 manager Central Lumber & Coal Co., Fort Dodge, 1930 assistant manager Fullerton Lumber Co., Fort Dodge, 1932-33 owner & operator Vetter Coal Co., Fort Dodge; 1933 manager Hasbrouck Lumber Co., Elkader; 1934 branch manager Galena, Il. Midwest Lumber Co. of Dubuque, 1935- manager Waukon branch; during World War enlisted in US Army Sept. 1918 Sherman Texas Co. Camp Mabry, discharged Dec. 8, 1918, Austin, Tx; American Legion post 62; finance officer; AF&AM; RAM; Scot Rite; Shrine; Zion Reform Church; hobbies: hunting, fishing, travel; office & residence Waukon.

~transcribed by Diana Henry Diedrich

 

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