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JONES, ROSCOE SAMUEL: Attorney; b Cass Co, Iowa Mar 9, 1901; s of Samuel Jones-Grace Lloyd; ed Atlantic HS 1919; U of Iowa; m Thelma K Dickinson Aug 14, 1929 Whiting Ind; d Judith Anne; 1920 studied law in off of Clovis & Swan, Atlantic; 1921 emp by Atlantic News Telegraph, Atlantic; 1922-24 clerical asst to Ralph Pringle, US dist atty for southern dist of Iowa, Red Oak; 1924-26 clerical asst to Ross R Mowry, US dist atty for southern dist of Iowa, Newton; 1924 adm to Iowa bar, also to federal prac; 1926-30 with Maytag Co, Chicago & eastern states; 1930 with Maytag Co, Newton; 1931-33 secy to Gov Turner, Des Moines; 1933- prac law, Atlantic; 1936-40 Cass Co atty, Atlantic; Co Attys Assn of Iowa, 1939 secy-treas, 1940- pres; Cass Co Southwest Iowa, 15th Dist, Iowa St & Amer Bar Assns; C of C, past secy; AF&AM; BPOE; Meth Ch, bd mbr; Rep, Cass Co chmn since 1938; wife niece of Gov L D Dickinson, former home in Eaton Co Mich; off 400 Chestnut; res 605 E 6th, Atlantic.

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From "Who's Who in Iowa," by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 198-199.

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