Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  Bass, Perkins
CANDIDATE DETAILS
AffiliationRepublican  
 
NamePerkins Bass
Address
Peterborough, New Hampshire , United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born October 06, 1912
Died October 25, 2011 (99 years)
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifedRBH
Sep 05, 2015 03:23am
Tags
Infoborn in East Walpole, Norfolk County, Mass., October 6, 1912; graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., in 1934 and from Harvard Law School in 1938; was admitted to the New Hampshire bar in 1938 and commenced the practice of law in Manchester, N.H.; law clerk to Judge Woodbury of First Circuit Court of Appeals in 1941 and 1942; entered military service April 9, 1942, and served as air combat intelligence officer with General Chennault´┐Żs Fourteenth Air Force in China from 1943 until discharged with rank of major in 1945; awarded the Bronze Star Medal and from the Nationalist Government of China received the Yun-Ma Medal for distinguished and meritorious service; resumed practice of law in Manchester and Peterborough, N.H.; member of the New Hampshire house of representatives 1939, 1941, 1947, and 1951; served in the State senate 1949-1951 as president; director and member of the executive committee of Bird & Son, Inc., East Walpole, Mass., 1948-1984; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-fourth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1955-January 3, 1963); was not a candidate for renomination in 1962 to the Eighty-eighth Congress but was an unsuccessful candidate for the United States Senate; Republican National Committeeman from New Hampshire, 1964-1968; selectman of Peterborough, N.H., 1972-1976; is a resident of Peterborough, N.H.



JOB APPROVAL POLLS

BOOKS
Title Purchase Contributor

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION
Enter your Name:

A moderator will have to approve your message before it will appear.
Simple bad-talking or insulting messages will likely be deleted.
This site is an English language site and non-English messages will be deleted.

If you are trying to write to a candidate that appears on the site, they probably do not read this and will not answer. This site is an informational site and not directly associated with any candidate. Your message will likely be deleted.
Enter This Code
Importance? 0.00000 Average

FAMILY
Son Charles F. Bass 1952-
Father Robert P. Bass 1873-1960

INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  11/06/1962 NH US Senate - Special Election Lost 47.68% (-4.63%)
  09/11/1962 NH US Senate - Special R Primary Won 31.35% (+1.71%)
  11/08/1960 NH District 2 Won 60.31% (+20.61%)
  09/13/1960 NH District 2 - R Primary Won 79.95% (+67.41%)
  11/04/1958 NH District 2 Won 58.37% (+17.10%)
  11/06/1956 NH District 2 Won 65.89% (+31.77%)
  09/11/1956 NH District 2 - R Primary Won 75.79% (+51.57%)
  11/02/1954 NH District 2 Won 60.42% (+20.84%)
ENDORSEMENTS
NH US President - R Primary - Feb 26, 1980 R Howard H. Baker, Jr.