The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 3, 1968 · Page 141
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 141

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Sunday, November 3, 1968
Page 141
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rs ENT Cfte Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners L. n,A Ui.ii.ri fp E. F. Van Kessel Ep Robert C. Johnson DISTRICT 3 Robert Johnson, 55 years old, is a native of Illinois. Graduated from University of Illinois; married, father of three grown children; retail music business; insurance business in Lake Worth; veteran of World War II, U. S. Navy officer in the Central Pacific. He was elected Justice of the Peace, District 4, in 1956; mayor of the City of Lake Worth in 1967. Johnson is an active churchman, presently serving as Lay Leader of Calvary Methodist Church in downtown lake Worth. Bill J. Bailey DISTRICT 5 Bill Bailey, 36 years old, is a resident of Belle Glade. A real estate broker since 1955, he specializes in farmland and acreage. Graduate of Belle Glade High School; attended University of Florida 1950 to 1953; served in U. S. Army; City of Belle Glade Civil Service Board 1959-60; vice-mayor of Belle Glade, Oct. 1963 to Oct. 1965; mayor. Belle Glade, Oct. 1965 to Oct. 1967; serving third term as City Commissioner of Belle Glade. Married to the former Sue Armstrong; three children. Member: Elks, Rotary, Community Methodist Church, West Palm Beach Board of Realtors, Flo. Assn. of Realtors. DISTRICT 1 E. F. VanKessel, chairman Board of County Commissioners, came to Palm Beach County in 1957 from Chicago, where he retired after twenty-nine years as General Sales Manager of one of that city's largest dairies. He began his public service career as a Juno Beach councilman; in 1960 was elected County Commissioner; re-elected again to that position in 1963. During his eight years in office, he has served as the Commission chairman three terms. Owner of Juno By-The-Sea Motel, where he resides. Member of Elks, Kiwanis Club ond Methodist Church of Juno Beach. BOARD OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION m 4 Thelma Wymer DISTRICT 3 Ann B. McKay DISTRICT 5 Resident of Belle Glade; married, three children; holds Bachelor of Science degree from Allegheny College, and Master of Science degree from University of Florida; a certified substitute teacher with Rank II. VTA . S . y. ' Resident of West Palm Beach more than twenty years; married, two children; A.B. degree from Ursinus College; L.L.B. degree from Temple University School of Law; Master's degree in Education from Fla. Atlantic University. rt-i SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS SUB-DISTRICT 2, GROUP 1 SUB-DISTRICT 2, GROUP 2 ROBERT CLARK Resident of Palm Beach County 23 years; veteran of World War II; retired alter 16ft years with the West Palm Beach Police Dept. with rank of Captain. The last 8 yeors of this service was as a supervisor. Received a certificate from the Institute for Training in Municipal Administration conducted by the International City Managers Association. SCOTT FRENCH 46 year old rancher and general manager of M&M Ranch; president Palm Beach County Cattlemen's Assn.; graduate Ohio State University; Master of Science degree from University of Kentucky; 4-H Club Leader for 8 years; 40 months in Navy "Seabees" in World War II; member of American legion, Northwood Methodist church, lives in West Polm Beach with wife and two children. KENNETH GANAWAY Self employed businessman; resident since 1919; administrative officer U.S. Army WWII; director of Lend-lease shipments thru ports of New York, Baltimore ond Philadelphia; Pres. of War Dept. Surplus Military Property Board and asst. to Chief of Ordnance, Hdgts. Army, western Pacific; entered privote business W.P.B. 1947; W.P.B. traffic comm. 8 years; member Fla. Citizens Adv. Comm. on Highway Safety. SL Scott L. French Robert C. Clark Kenneth J. Ganaway ffijSS (ED Pajd Adv. by P.B. County Ktpblican Eioe. Comm.; Donald P. Hekh, chairman; Libby W. Harm, aKntary; Tbomea Brnoer, treaaurar

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