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Scott, Hugh, 1900-1994


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    • Hugh Doggett
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    • Scott, Hugh Doggett, Jr., 1900-1994
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    • found: His Law of bailments ... 1931.
    • found: LC data base, 12-18-86(hdg.: Scott, Hugh Doggett, 1900- ; usage: Hugh Scott)
    • found: NUCMC data from Univ. of Virginia Lib. for His Papers, 1925-1977(Scott, Hugh; b. Hugh Doggett Scott; has legally dropped the name "Doggett"; lawyer, U.S. representative, and senator, of Pennsylvania)
    • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress, Oct. 4, 2006(Scott, Hugh Doggett, Jr.; b. Nov. 11, 1900, Fredericksburg, Va.; d. July 21, 1994, Falls Church, Va.; U.S. representative, 1941-1945, 1947-1959; U.S. senator, 1959-1977)
    • found: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, via WWW, November 19, 2013(Scott, Hugh Doggett, Jr. (1900-1994); a Representative and a Senator from Pennsylvania; born in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania County, Va., on November 11, 1900; attended public and private schools; graduated, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Va., 1919 and the law department of the University of Virginia at Charlottesville 1922; admitted to the bar in 1922 and commenced practice in Philadelphia, Pa.; during the First World War enrolled in the Student Reserve Offices' Training Corps and the Students' Army Training Corps; assistant district attorney of Philadelphia, Pa., 1926-1941; member of the Governor's Commission on Reform of the Magistrates System, 1938-1940; during the Second World War was on active duty for two years with the United States Navy with final rank of commander; author; vice president of the United States Delegation to the Interparliamentary Union; elected as a Republican to the Seventy-seventh Congress; reelected to the Seventy-eighth Congress (January 3, 1941-January 3, 1945); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1944 to the Seventy-ninth Congress; resumed the practice of law; chairman of the Republican National Committee, 1948-1949; elected to the Eightieth Congress; reelected to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1947-January 3, 1959); was not a candidate for reelection but was elected in 1958 to the United States Senate; reelected in 1964 and 1970 and served from January 3, 1959, to January 3, 1977; was not a candidate for reelection in 1976; Republican whip 1969; minority leader 1969-1977; chairman, Select Committee on Secret and Confidential Documents (Ninety-second Congress); lawyer; was a resident of Washington, D.C., and later, Falls Church, Va., until his death there on July 21, 1994; interment in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.)
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