LAWRENCE WILLARD BASH
BASH, LAWRENCE WILLARD: Clergyman; b Sheridan, Wyo Apr 2, 1911; s of Rev Floyd Allan Bash-Carrie Hubbard; ed Wichita Falls Tex HS 1928; U of South Africa; Drake U, BA 1935, BD 1937; grad work U of Chicago; Eta Sigma Phi; Phi Betta Kappa; Alpha Theta Xi, pres; Pi Kappa Delta; Helmet & Spurs; m Letha Buckley June 17, 1936 Des Moines; 1933-37 exec field secy, Iowa Christian Endeavor, 1933-34 pres; 1936- pastor Church of Christ, Atlantic; 1938- author monthly article in Look Out, natl journal of Church of Christ; 1937-39 regional VP Internatl Soc of Christian Endeavor, 1939- assoc pres; 1940 pres Iowa Ministerial Inst; Atlantic Ministerial Assn, secy; Cass Co Coun of Religious Edn, dir young peoples work; Jr C of C; Lions; Young Mens Club; Farm Bur; hobbies: music, pianist for conventions & banquets; 1928-30 pianist for Evang party in Union of South Africa; travel, all countries in Europe, att Oberammergauer Passion play, traveled in North & South Amer & Africa; off & res 1000 Chestnut, Atlantic.
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From "Who's Who in Iowa," by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 194.