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  Smith, Lawrence H.
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AffiliationRepublican  
  1953-01-01  
 
NameLawrence H. Smith
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Racine, Wisconsin , United States
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Born September 15, 1892
DiedJanuary 22, 1958 (65 years)
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InfoSMITH, Lawrence Henry, a Representative from Wisconsin; born in Racine, Boone County, Wis., September 15, 1892; attended the public schools and the State Teachers College, Milwaukee, Wis.; graduated from the Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wis., in 1923; was admitted to the bar the same year and commenced the practice of law in Racine, Wis.; during the First World War served as a first lieutenant of Infantry, Thirty-second Division, 1917-1919; elected as a Republican to the Seventy-seventh Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Stephen Bolles; reelected to the Seventy-eighth and to the seven succeeding Congresses and served from August 29, 1941, until his death in the United States Capitol, Washington, D.C., January 22, 1958; interment in West Lawn Memorial Park, Racine, Wis.

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  11/06/1956 WI District 1 Won 57.07% (+14.14%)
  11/02/1954 WI District 01 Won 54.44% (+8.88%)
  11/04/1952 WI District 01 Won 59.37% (+18.73%)
  11/07/1950 WI District 01 Won 57.18% (+14.37%)
  11/02/1948 WI District 01 Won 51.92% (+4.31%)
  11/05/1946 WI District 01 Won 56.50% (+13.71%)
  11/07/1944 WI District 01 Won 74.81% (+50.61%)
  11/03/1942 WI District 01 Won 71.94% (+45.85%)
  08/29/1941 WI District 1 - Special Election Won 63.62% (+27.24%)
  08/08/1941 WI District 1 - Special R Primary Won 28.61% (+7.56%)
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