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Name Position Session Party County District
ACHTERMAN, LEO A. Majority Floor Leader 1935-1942 D Monroe 0
ALEXANDER, LOWELL H. 1935-1938 D Mifflin 0
ALLEN, CHARLES W. 1935-1938 D Bedford 0
ALLMOND, WILLIAM A. 1937-1942 D Philadelphia 0
ARNOLD, J. HAROLD 1935-1938 D Fayette 0
ATKINS, FRANK J. 1935-1940 R Armstrong 0
AUKERMAN, WILLIAM M. 1935-1938 D Blair 0
BAINE, JOSEPH B. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
BAKER, FRANCIS THOMPSON 1927-1938 R Union 0
BAKER, JOHN J. 1935-1946 D Allegheny 0
BALTHASER, JACOB L. 1937-1942 D Berks 0
BIERLY, ROBERT N. 1937-1938 D Luzerne 0
BLACK, SAMUEL A. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
BOHN, JOHN C. 1937-1940 D Luzerne 0
BOIES, DAVID M. 1937-1963 D Allegheny 0
BOLTZ, PETER R. 1937-1938 D Lebanon 0
BOOSE, ELLIS C. 1935-1940 R Somerset 0
BOYER M.D., SAMUEL P. 1935-1938 R Cambria 0
BRADLEY, JOSEPH P. 1935-1944* D Northumberland 0
BRANCATO, ANNA M. 1933-1946* D Philadelphia 0
BRIGERMAN, JOHN H. 1937-1944* D Philadelphia 0
BROAD, FRED J. 1937-1940 D Westmoreland 0
BROWN, HOMER S. 1935-1950 D Allegheny 0
BROWNFIELD, HARRY J. 1933-1938 D Fayette 0
BURROWS, CHARLES R. 1937-1938 D Northumberland 0
CADWALADER, LAMBERT 1937-1950 R Montgomery 0
CAESAR, J. LEO 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
CAPUTO, EUGENE A. 1933-1938 D Beaver 0
CHERVENAK JR., MICHAEL C. 1933-1948 D Cambria 0
COAKLEY, CHARLES B. 1935-1938 D Northampton 0
COHEN, HERBERT B. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1933-1940 D York 0
COHEN, REUBEN E. Minority Floor Leader 1937-1946 D Philadelphia 0
COLEMAN, EDWARD J. 1935-1938 D Lackawanna 0
COOLAHAN, FRANK A. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
CORRIGAN, JOHN PATRICK 1937-1946 D Philadelphia 0
COSTANZO, ROCCO J. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
DAVIES M.D., E. T. 1933-1938 R Lackawanna 0
DECKER, JOHN W. 1935-1938 D Centre 0
DICKINSON, WILLIAM COLLINS 1937-1938 D Dauphin 0
DONOHOE, RALPH C. 1937-1940 D Philadelphia 0
DOUGHERTY, ROBERT E. 1937-1938 D Lackawanna 0
DOWNEY, JOHN J. 1933-1954* D Schuylkill 0
DUBBS JR., HENRY M. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
DYSON, HERBERT P. 1937-1938 D Perry 0
DeNOTE, LEONARD J. 1937-1940 D Philadelphia 0
ECKELS, J. PERRY 1937-1942 R Crawford 0
ELPERN, JACOB A. 1937-1938 D Westmoreland 0
FALKENSTEIN, FRANCIS J. 1935-1942 D Philadelphia 0
FINNERTY, JOHN J. 1935-1946 D Philadelphia 0
FISS, IRA T. Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman,
Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman,
Speaker
1937-1948 R Snyder 0
FITCH, FRANK J. 1935-1938 D Philadelphia 0
FLANAGAN, EDWARD 1933-1940 D Philadelphia 0
FLANNERY, THOMAS S. 1937-1938 D Luzerne 0
FLINCHBAUGH, JACOB M. 1923-1938* D York 0
FURMAN, ROY E. Speaker 1933-1940 D Greene 0
GANSER, HIRAM 1937-1938 D Montgomery 0
GERARD, ANTHONY J. 1935-1942* D Allegheny 0
GILLETTE, WILSON D. 1931-1942 R Bradford 0
GORSKI, ADAM A. 1937-1940 D Erie 0
HABBYSHAW, WILLIAM E. 1933-1942 R Dauphin 0
HABERLEN, ROY C. 1935-1946* D Westmoreland 0
HAGERTY, EUGENE J. 1935-1952* D Philadelphia 0
HALL, WRAYBURN B. 1937-1954 R Potter 0
HAMILTON, FRANK P. 1935-1938 D Clearfield 0
HAMILTON, ROBERT S. 1933-1940 R Philadelphia 0
HARKINS, L. KENNETH 1935-1942 D Allegheny 0
HARMUTH, CHARLES 1933-1942* D Allegheny 0
HAYS, FRED D. 1937-1938 D Clarion 0
HERING, JOHN B. 1937-1946* D Philadelphia 0
HESS, WARREN K. 1937-1940 D Berks 0
HETRICK, D. MURRAY 1927-1938* D Juniata 0
HINDMAN M.D., A. O. 1935-1940 D Washington 0
HIRSCH, J. NOBLE 1935-1942* D Schuylkill 0
HOLLAND, ELMER J. 1935-1942 D Allegheny 0
HOLMES, SAMUEL D. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
HOLSTROM, GEORGE R. 1935-1938 D Lehigh 0
HONTZ, WILLIAM DAVID 1923-1938* D Carbon 0
HORTING, RUTH GRIGG 1937-1938 D Lancaster 0
HUNTLEY JR., GEORGE W. 1937-1946 R Cameron 0
IMBRIE, WILBERT DEWITT 1937-1944 R Butler 0
JIROLANIO, JUSTIN D. 1937-1940 D Northampton 0
KANE, E. KENT 1935-1940 R McKean 0
KEENAN, LAWRENCE P. 1937-1942 D Allegheny 0
KELSO, JAMES B. 1935-1938 D Lawrence 0
KILROY, ELMER Speaker 1935-1942 D Philadelphia 0
KLINE, G. EDGAR 1937-1956 R Schuylkill 0
KROLL, ABRAHAM M. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
LEISEY, AMOS M. 1937-1956 R Chester 0
LEVY, J. HAROLD 1937-1946 D Philadelphia 0
LEWIS, PAUL C. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
LONG, BENJAMIN L. 1935-1940 D Philadelphia 0
LONGAKER, JOHN H. 1935-1938 R Montgomery 0
LOPRESTI, PHILIP Majority Caucus Chairman 1937-1960* D Cambria 0
LOVETT, JAMES E. Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1933-1958 D Westmoreland 0
LYONS, THOMAS 1937-1946 R Mercer 0
LaRUE, MAHLON F. 1935-1938 D Berks 0
MALLEN, GEORGE J. 1935-1938 R Philadelphia 0
MARINO, RUSSELL 1937-1938 D Washington 0
MATTHEWS, HARRY T. 1937-1946* D Fayette 0
MATTHEWS, JACOB F. 1937-1940 R Lycoming 0
MELCHIORRE, CHARLES 1933-1942 D Philadelphia 0
MELLOTT, GEORGE B. 1913-1938* D Fulton 0
MENTZER, C. FRED 1935-1938 D Westmoreland 0
MERRELL M.D., ALBERT F. 1933-1938 R Susquehanna 0
MIHM, MARTIN C. 1937-1962 D Allegheny 0
MOOMAW SR., PAUL C. 1935-1938 D Franklin 0
MOONEY, THOMAS P. 1935-1948 D Allegheny 0
MORAN, J. P. 1935-1960* D Allegheny 0
MOUL, CLAYTON E. 1935-1942* D York 0
MUIR, WILLIAM WALLACE 1935-1944 R Warren 0
MUNLEY, WILLIAM J. 1923-1938 D Lackawanna 0
MURRIN, J. BRADY 1935-1938 D Butler 0
McARDLE, JOSEPH A. 1937-1938 D Allegheny 0
McCULLOUGH, WARD 1937-1938 D Armstrong 0
McDERMOTT, JAMES J. 1935-1942* D Lehigh 0
McDEVITT III, JOHN J. 1935-1938 R Philadelphia 0
McELROY, JOHN E. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
McFALL, CHARLES 1937-1942* D Northampton 0
McGEE, LEONARD J. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
McKINNEY, JOHN HUDSON 1917-1952* R Venango 0
McSHANE, JOHN J. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
NAGEL, REUBEN A. 1935-1950* D Beaver 0
O'BRIEN, JOSEPH M. 1937-1958* D Philadelphia 0
O'CONNOR SR., ALBERT L. 1933-1948* D Cambria 0
O'KEEFE, JOHN J. 1933-1940 D Allegheny 0
O'NEILL, HARRY P. 1929-1948 R, D Lackawanna 0
OMINSKY, JOSEPH 1935-1940 D Philadelphia 0
OSTROFF, ISIDOR 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
PATTERSON, CLIFF S. 1935-1938 D Washington 0
PATTERSON, JAMES W. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
PEALE, SIDNEY J. 1937-1940 R Sullivan 0
PEARSON, HOWARD R. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
PERRY, DAVID R. 1933-1938* R Blair 0
PERSHING, CLARENCE H. 1937-1938 D Westmoreland 0
PIOLE, JOSEPH F. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
POWERS, JOHN LEWIS 1933-1950 D Allegheny 0
PRESTON, CARMI GLOVER 1937-1940 D Lawrence 0
READINGER, ALBERT S. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1937-1958 D Berks 0
REESE, RUSSELL E. 1937-1952 D Washington 0
REISING, PETER P. 1935-1938 D Beaver 0
RICHTER, CHARLES HENRY 1937-1938 D Adams 0
ROBINSON, AL K. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
ROTHENBERGER, OTIS S. 1937-1940 D Berks 0
ROYER, BAKER 1935-1966 R Lancaster 0
RUFFENNACH, CYRIL F. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
RUSH, ADIE S. 1937-1942* D, R Delaware 0
SARRAF M.D., GEORGE J. 1935-1956 D Allegheny 0
SCANLON, JOSEPH A. Minority Whip 1935-1952 D Philadelphia 0
SCHOR, ARTHUR R. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
SCHROCK, JACOB B. 1929-1940 R Somerset 0
SCHROPE, EDGAR A. 1933-1940 D Schuylkill 0
SCHUMACHER, HARRY L. 1937-1938 R Erie 0
SERRILL M.D., WILLIAM W. 1935-1948 R Forest 0
SHAW, WILLIAM A. 1935-1944 D Allegheny 0
SHEA M.D., THOMAS E. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
SHEPARD, MARSHALL L. 1935-1942* D Philadelphia 0
SHOEMAKER, WILLIAM A. 1937-1938 D Lehigh 0
SHUGARTS, BLAKE B. 1933-1938 D Clearfield 0
SIEGEL, JOHN H. 1935-1938 D Lycoming 0
SIMON, JOSEPH A. 1929-1938 D Clinton 0
SIMPSON, RICHARD M. 1935-1938 R Huntingdon 0
SKALE, JOSEPH 1937-1966* D Philadelphia 0
SLOAN, J. CLAIR 1935-1938 R Indiana 0
SMITH, JAMES A. 1937-1938 D Philadelphia 0
SMITH, JOHN A. 1935-1938 D Cumberland 0
SNYDER, FRANK E. 1919-1946* R Tioga 0
SOLLENBERGER, D. RAYMOND 1937-1952 R Blair 0
SPENGLER, SAMUEL CLIFFORD 1937-1938 D Dauphin 0
SPROUL, THOMAS JAY 1935-1948* R Delaware 0
STACKPOLE, J. HALL 1937-1938 R Elk 0
STANK, JOHN F. Minority Whip 1933-1964* D Northumberland 0
STEWART, J. T. 1935-1940 R Indiana 0
STOCKHAM, THOMAS B. 1935-1948 R Bucks 0
STRODE, MARSHALL D. 1937-1938 R Chester 0
TERRY, CHARLES L. 1931-1940 R Wyoming 0
THOMAS JR., WILLIAM J. 1937-1938 D Mercer 0
THOMPSON, EDWIN FLETCHER 1937-1952* D, R Philadelphia 0
TOOLE, THOMAS A. 1937-1938 D Luzerne 0
TRONZO, AL 1935-1940 D Allegheny 0
TROUT, HARRY E. 1933-1948 R Lancaster 0
TUMELTY, LEO V. 1935-1938 D Philadelphia 0
TURNER, ELLWOOD JACKSON Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1925-1948 R Delaware 0
VALIBUS M.D., ALBERT J. 1937-1938 D Luzerne 0
VAN ALLSBURG, JOHN E. 1935-1944 R Erie 0
VAN SICKLE, HENRY K. 1935-1938 D Northampton 0
VOGT, JOSEPH H. 1937-1942* D Pike 0
WAGNER, JOSEPH G. 1937-1938 D Erie 0
WALL, ARTHUR J. 1931-1966* R Wayne 0
WALSH, JAMES F. 1937-1940 D Philadelphia 0
WAMPOLE, HARRY ZIEGLER 1937-1938 R Montgomery 0
WATKINS, IVAN C. 1937-1954 R Schuylkill 0
WEBSTER, RAYMOND C. 1937-1940 R Chester 0
WEIDEMANN, THOMAS 1929-1938 R Delaware 0
WEISS, DAVID H. 1937-1950 D Westmoreland 0
WEISS, SAMUEL A. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0
WELLIVER, LLOYD WAGNER 1895-1938* D Montour 0
WELSH, MATTHEW J. 1933-1942 D Fayette 0
WESTRICK, DENNIS L. 1933-1952* D Cambria 0
WHALEN, RAY 1937-1938 D Luzerne 0
WHITENIGHT, MATHIAS PURSEL 1937-1938 D Columbia 0
WILSON, HENRY I. 1899-1940* R Jefferson 0
WINNER, EDWIN 1935-1944 R Montgomery 0
WOOD, NORMAN Majority Caucus Chairman,
Minority Caucus Chairman
1923-1964 R Lancaster 0
WOODSIDE JR., ROBERT E. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1933-1942 R Dauphin 0
WRIGHT, CHARLES 1937-1938 D Luzerne 0
YANOSHAT, ANTHONY 1937-1938 D Lackawanna 0
YEAKEL, WILSON L. 1929-1954 R Bucks 0
YOURISHIN, JOHN A. 1933-1938 R Luzerne 0
ZAPPALA, FRANK J. 1935-1938 D Allegheny 0

*served non-consecutive terms