Chauncey Yockey 7 Mar 1936 Sat pg 5

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Chauncey Yockey 7 Mar 1936 Sat pg 5 - Kingfish Harry Long To Abdicate in Favor Of...
Kingfish Harry Long To Abdicate in Favor Of Milwaukee Lawyer Att.v. ( haunrex Yockey, Milwaukee, former Kscanaha resident, has lM»en chosen to reijarti as kinn of the s<*cotkJ an nual Escanaha Smelt .famhoree, which will be held hi re April ~ and !’* under the auspices of thr Wolverine I Conservation association and tlx* Kscanahat Chamber of Commerce, with the various service clubs and civic organizations cooperating. A 11 V \ oi*L in vi I (»»Mi «n 1/ •!*>/) nu / • i in. ni #i 11 uUI II ill I liHiiUii «Ui(i f begin the practice of law a quarter of a cen-1 tury ago in Milwaukee, where he has been; long prominent in the legal, fraternal and civic affairs of the community. Prominent in Elks He served as district attorney of Milwau*! kee county for several years, and recently was appointed city police and fire commissioner. I I*or a numlK*r of years, he acted as official “city greeter ’ to conventions and visiting dig)♦*( n signall\ honored b\ the Milwaukee VOí k«*> mtaries. He ha HI.Vi KI\(.I ISII lodge, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, by leelection a.1» giand exalted ruler several times, lb* took a leading part in the campaign to erect the’* ------large, attractive clubhouse, in which the Milwaukee Elks are now quartered 11** ;ilr*o wax «Not od provident of th« Milwaukee HrewefH » lui» in | <»34 Attv ViM'kov is « brother of 'It« H .1 Def rod of Kftrauaha Xnothei hrother. Kdward. i* also pt-HctioinK law in Milwaukee Hr. Ioiiik < iffcri < riiHD Hr Ham W Lour who nerved Hf* KitiR of S m e 11 i h n a hist sj.rinn. ►■ont a telegram yesterday, urnintt Attv Vockey io hci opt the litle of Jnmhoreo km« lit (¿mg fold him that ho had enjoyed »I m « rolo la*t year and would ho "glad to ahdicat«* in his favor." In accoptinR the <df>>r of the crown. Attv Yockey telojrraphei ill reply as tollows "While mv ro>al i|ualiflcatiom have ofTtinieH |h*oii ptoporlv ques I iotiod. I am anxious to ho king foi a day. espoi dully when F.scatiaha tn> first love, does the crowning Heneo. I gladly, willingly and ex pectantly accept thiR opportunity t< moot to seo and show all ol \ ou I that fort.v year*« have not < hanged | |i|{ my f t*e I i h g h tor t h«» ohi town r mum u loM.

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  1. The Escanaba Daily Press,
  2. 07 Mar 1936, Sat,
  3. Page 6

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