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  Pfeifer, Joseph L.
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NameJoseph L. Pfeifer
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Brooklyn, New York , United States
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Born February 06, 1892
DiedApril 19, 1974 (82 years)
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InfoPFEIFER, Joseph Lawrence, a Representative from New York; born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 6, 1892; attended St. Nicholas Parochial School, St. Leonard’s Academy, and St. Francis College, Brooklyn, N.Y.; was graduated from Long Island (N.Y.) Medical College in 1914; was licensed to practice the same year; lecturer and author on surgical topics; during the First World War served on the medical advisory board, instructing medical officers going overseas; elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-fourth and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1935-January 3, 1951); unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1950 to the Eighty-second Congress; resumed the practice of medicine; retired; resided in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he died April 19, 1974; interment in St. John’s Cemetery, Middle Village, N.Y.


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  08/22/1950 NY District 8 - D Primary Lost 44.89% (-10.22%)
  11/02/1948 NY District 8 Won 67.68% (+39.10%)
  11/05/1946 NY District 8 Won 53.88% (+7.76%)
  11/07/1944 NY District 8 Won 59.50% (+19.01%)
  11/03/1942 NY District 03 Won 59.61% (+30.99%)
  11/05/1940 NY District 3 Won 70.62% (+41.24%)
  11/08/1938 NY District 03 Won 64.77% (+41.50%)
  11/03/1936 NY District 03 Won 80.30% (+63.15%)
  11/06/1934 NY District 03 Won 72.75% (+50.49%)
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