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Walter McNichols

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1911 22 Republican
1913 22 Republican
 Counties   Lackawanna

Biography

1863 - 1924

Born in Scranton, Lackawanna County, January 10, 1863; public schools; worked in his father’s store; postal service to 1896; mercantile business; enlisted in Pa. National Guard, 1883-1897; formed his own “Lancer” Regiment afterward, serving as Colonel; president, Retail Merchants Association in 1908-1910; elected to the Senate, November 1910. Died Jan 11, 1924.