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JOSEPH MARCUS


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"Marcus Is Elected Amid War Threats."  The Philadelphia Inquirer [James Elverson, Jr.] 24 Mar. 1925, 2.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1921-1922 Republican
1923-1924 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

10/01/1874 - 07/29/1941

MARCUS, Joseph, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, October 1, 1874 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; graduated, Girard College, 1895; chief clerk, Civil Service Commission of Philadelphia (14 years); clerk, committee on public works, city council, Philadelphia (9 years); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1920; resigned from the House, April 28, 1921; reelected to the House in 1922; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1924);  mercantile appraiser, Philadelphia; died, July 29, 1941 in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.