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Pennsylvania House of Representatives


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"Howard Smith Dies: Was Councilman." Philadelpiha Inquirer [Moses Annenberg] 24 Nov. 1941, 7.



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


05/16/1875 - 11/23/1941

SMITH, Howard, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, May 16, 1875 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; attended, Temple College (University); first sergeant, 1st and 19th Regiments, Pennsylvania National Guard; master plumber; secretary, Pennsylvania State Association of Master Plumbers; chair, 22nd Ward Republican Committee; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1921 and 1923 terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1924); elected, city council, Philadelphia (1923-1932); died, November 23, 1941 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.