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Clark, Chase Addison
Born August 21, 1883, in Hadley, IN
Died December 30, 1966

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Idaho
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 18, 1943, to a seat vacated by Charles C. Cavanah. Confirmed by the Senate on March 5, 1943, and received commission on March 10, 1943. Served as chief judge, 1954-1964. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1964. Service terminated on December 30, 1966, due to death.

Education:
University of Michigan
Read law, 1904

Professional Career:
Private practice, Mackay, Idaho, 1904-1930
Judge advocate general, State of Idaho, 1914-1915
U.S. Army lieutenant, 1916-
State representative, Idaho, 1913-1916
Private practice, Idaho Falls, Idaho, 1930-1940
State senator, Idaho, 1933-1936
Mayor, Idaho Falls, Idaho,1937-1938
Governor, Idaho, 1941-1942
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