House 1959-60 (District 48)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
|Date of Birth: ??/??/1892
||Date of Death: 8/13/1981
|Birth Place: Minnesota
||Birth Country: United States
|Other Names: Lem, L.A.
|City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Newspaper Editor and Publisher; Ortonville Independent, Northern Star, and Graceville Paper/KDIO Radio Station Cofounder with His Son, 1956
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Two chidren: James "Jim" David (son); Barbara (daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was one of eleven children. His parents, Aaron B. and Gertrude, were the founders of Preston, Minnesota.
As a young adult he traveled over the United States in railroad boxcars and lived as a hobo.
He was a member of the Sigma Delta Chi Journalism Fraternity.
He died from complications related to pneumonia in Ortonville, Minnesota. His funeral was held at the First Congregational Church in Ortonville, Minnesota.
Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1959-60.