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  Peterson, Morris Blaine
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NameMorris Blaine Peterson
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Ogden, Utah , United States
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Born March 26, 1906
DiedJuly 15, 1985 (79 years)
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InfoRepresentative from Utah; born in Ogden, Weber County, Utah, March 26, 1906; attended the public schools and Weber College; graduated from the University of Utah in 1931 and from Georgetown Law School in 1938; law clerk to Justice Eugene E. Pratt of the Utah State Supreme Court; engaged in the private practice of law in 1941; served in the State legislature 1955-1957; Weber County attorney; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-seventh Congress (January 3, 1961-January 3, 1963); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1962 to the Eighty-eighth Congress; member, Great Salt Lake Authority, Utah, 1968-1969; chairman, Weber County, Utah, Taxpayers Association; special consultant to director of Food for Peace Program, 1963; was a resident of Ogden, Utah until his death there July 15, 1985; interment in Ogden City Cemetery, Utah.



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  11/05/1968 UT State House 32 Lost 44.53% (-10.95%)
  11/06/1962 UT District 1 Lost 49.12% (-1.76%)
  11/08/1960 UT District 1 Won 50.03% (+0.05%)
  11/04/1958 UT District 1 Lost 46.10% (-7.79%)
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