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B.S., 1895; Cornell Univ. (special student), N. Y. Univ.,
M.S., 1898; Columbia Univ., Ph,D., 1902; m. N. Y. City,
May 12, 1904, Ida Marguerite Becker; children: Charles
Edward, Jr., <b. 1905; John Becker, b. 1907. Practising
eng'r, scientific experimenter; prof. mech. eng'ring in
Columbia Univ. Author of numerous scientific papers,
pamphlets and two books >on gas engine, eng'ring
thermodynamics, and power -generation. Consulting
mech. eng'r and expert on power generation. Mem.
Am. Soc. Mech. Eng'rs, Soc. for Promotion of Eng'ring
Ed'n, Am. Inst. Elec. Eng'rs, Verein, Deutsche In-
genieure, Am. Soc. Refrigerating Eng'rs, Engineers
Club, N. Y. R. R. Cluto. Address: 5 44 W. 142d St.,
N. Y. City.

LUCUS, THOMAS D'ARCY

Physician and surgeon; b. Stratford, Ont., Canada,
Sept. 14, 1874; s. Thomas D'Arcy Lucus, M.D., and
Martha Anna (Salkeld) Lucus; ed. Preparatory Sch.



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Stratford Collegiate Inst. (Stratford, Ont.); grad. Col-
gate Univ., A.B., 1898; Univ. and Bellevue Hosp. Med.
Coll., N. Y. City, M.D., 1904; m. 'Hamilton, N. Y., Feb.
26, 1906, Mary Bogardus Underhill. Interne Bellevue
Hosp., 4th Division, July 1, 1904, to Jan. 1, 1906; since
then in general practice of medicine in N. Y. City.
Ass't Physician Bellevue Hosp., O. P. D. since 1908;
ass't Pathologist Red Cross Hcsp. Lance Corporal
Co. K, 7th Reg't N. G. N. Y. Republican; Episco-
palian. Mem. Bellevue Hosp. Alumni Ass'n, N. Y. State
Med. Soc, N. Y. County Med. Soc, Delta Kappa Ep-
silon Ass'n of N. Y., Canadian Soc, N. Y. Univ. Alumni
Ass'n, Phi Alpha Sigma fraternity, West End Ass'n.
Mem. N. Y. Rifle Ass'n, Ass't Treas. Associates cf En-
gineer Corps and Co. K, 7th Reg't. Recreation: Rifle
shooting. Clubs: Graduates, Republican Organization,
7th Reg't Rifle, Patria. Address: 253 W. 71st St., N
Y. City.

LUDINGTON, CHARLES H.

Magazine publisher; b N. Y. City, Aug. 9, 1866; s.
Charles H. and Josephine Lord (Noyes) Ludington;
grad. St. Paul's Sen., Concord, N. Y., 1878-1883, Yale
Coll., 1883-1887, B.A., 1887, Yale Univ., Grad. Dep't,
1888, Yale Law Sch., 1889, Yale Univ., M.A., 1S89; m.
Brooklyn, N. Y., Apr. 24, 1895, Ethel M. Saltus; chil-
dren: Charles Townsend, b. Jan. 16, 1S96, Wright
Saltus, b. June 10, 1900, Nicholas Saltus. b. Nov. 13,
1904. Admitted to Bar of N. Y., 1891. In employ of
Anderson & Howland and later Cary & Whitridge, N.
Y. Sec. U. S. Debenture Corp'n, Lt'd. Pres. Conti-
nental Filter Co. Moved to Philadelphia, 1901. Sec.
and treas. Curtis Publishing Co. Dir. Home Pattern
Co. of N. Y., Public Ledger Co. of Philadelphia, Am.
Utilities Co.; v.-p. Octavia Hill Ass'n of Philadelphia;
treas. Bryn Mawr Pres'by'n Ch. Republican; Presby'n.
Mem. Am. Acad, of Polit. Science, Psi Upsilon frater-
nity. Clubs: University (N. Y.), Racquet, Down Town,
and City (Philadelphia), Merion Cricket (Haverford,
Pa.), Bryn Mawr Polo, Yale Alumni Ass'n, Phila. Ad-
dress: Ardmore, Pa.

LUDLAM, CHARLES STEWART

Certified public accountant; b. Chicago, 111., Nov.
11, 1866; s. James D. and Isabel (Stewart) Ludlam;
ed. Chicago public schools; m. N. Y. City, Aug. 30,
1904, Anna Gately. Began business life as office boy
with the Pullman Co. at 14, remaining two years; ad-
vanced to bookkeeper of its capital stock accounts
and records; resigned on account of health and went
to Albuquerque, N. Mex., worked there several years
in accounting dep't of Atlantic & Pacific R. R. Co.,
afterward in Colorado as gen. bookkeeper in treas-
urer's office, Colo. Midland R'y; was for several years
with J. J. Hagerman, Colorado capitalist, as gen. ac-
countant and auditor of numerous railroad construc-
tion, mining, irrigation and land companies; after-
ward at Eddy (now Carlsbad) N. Mex., as auditor of
Pecos Valley R'y, now part of the Santa Fe system,
which left to become associated with Haskins & Sells;
now mem. of that firm, who are certified public ac-
countants, with offices in N. Y. City, Chicago, St.
Louis, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, San Fran-
cisco, and London, Eng. Republican. Mem. Am. Ass'n
Public Accountants, N. Y. State Soc. Certified Public
Accountants, Illinois Soc. Certified Public Account-
ants, Ohio Soc. Certified Public Accountants, Missouri
Soc Public Accountants, Am. Econ. Ass'n, Am. Acad.
Polit and Social Science. Clubs: Lawyers, Manhattan
(N. Y.), Chicago Athletic Ass'n. Address: 30 Broad
St., N. Y. City.

LUDLOW, ISRAEL

Lawyer; b. Austin, Texas; s- Gen. Benjamin Cham-
bers Ludlow (Cincinnati, Ohio) and Frances Allibone
(Jones) Ludlow; grad. Univ. of Michigan, LL.B., 1895.
Has practised law in N. Y. City since 1895. Mem.
State Militia in 1898. Dir. of aeronautics at the James-
town Ter-centennial Exposition. Va. Conducted nu-
merous experiments with man-carrying aeroplanes
towed bv automobiles and tug-boats. Writer upon
aeronautical subjects for periodicals and newspapers.
One of the joint authors of the Aero Club book. "Nav-
igating the Air." Residence: 143 E. 30th St. Ad-
dress: 50 Broadway, N. Y. City.

LUDLOW, JAMES BETTNER

Lawyer; b. Yonkers. N. Y., May 30, 1859; ed. Har-
rington's Sch. and St. John's Sch., Sing Sing; grad.
Harvard Univ., A.B., 1881, LL.B., 1883; m. E. Louise
Geary Wood. Mem. firm of Ludlow & Townsend.
Mem. St. Nicholas Soc, Musical Art Soc, Ass'n
Bar City of N. Y., Archfeological Ass'n, Am. Museum
of Natural History. Clubs: University, Union, Cen-
tury. Residence: 18 Fairfield PI.. Yonkers, N. Y.
Address: 45 Cedar St., N. Y. City.



LUDLOW, NICOLL

Rear- Admiral, U. S. N., retired; b. "Riverside," Islip,
N. Y., Sept. 11, 1842; s . William Handy and Frances
Louisa (Nicoll) Ludlow; ed. U. S. Naval Acad., 1859-
1863; m. 1st, Chicago, 111., May, 1870, Frances Mary
Thomas (died Feb. 15, 1873); 2d, Washington, D. C,
Feb., 1897, Mary McLean Bugher; children: Nicoll,
Jr., b. March 6, 1871 (deceased), Mary Ludlow (Mrs.
Samuel F. Streit), b. Feb. 1873. Comm'd ensign, Oct.
1, 1863; master, May 10, 1866; lieut., Feb. 21, 1867;
lieut.-comd'r, March 12, 1868; comd'r, Oct. 1, 1881;
capt. May 21, 1897; rear-admiral, Nov. 1, 1899. At-
tached, 1863-1864, to steam sloop Wachusett, which
captured Confederate cruiser Florida, Oct. 7, 1864, in
harbor of Bahia, Brazil; attached to iron-clad moni-
tor Dictator, 1864-1865. To iron-clad monitor Monad-
nock, 1865-1866, on her passage from Philadelphia to
Mare Island, Calif.; returned home, overland, in 1866,
and was ordered to Iroquois, Nov. 1886; made cruise
on China station and returned home in April, 1870;
instr. gunnery, U. S. Naval Acad., 1870-1873; on steam
sloop Monongahela, Oct. 1873, S. Atlantic station, re-
turning home as exec, of flagship Brooklyn, 1876; at
torpedo school, Newport, R. I., 1876-1877; flagship
Trenton, European station, 1877-1880, returning home,
1S80, in Constellation; ordnance insp., West Point
Foundry, South Boston Iron Works and Midvale
Steel Works, 1880-1883; in command steel sloop Quin-
nibaug, European station, 18S3-1S86; lighthouse insp.,
12th Dist., 1887-1890; insp. of ordnance. Mare Island
Navy Yard, 1890-1891; lighthouse insp., 9th Dist., 1891-
1892; comd'g steam sloop Mohican, 1893, as flagship,
Pacific squadron; Jan. to May and May to Nov., 1893,
senior officer in command Behring Sea squadron; on
leave, 1894; at War Coll., 1895; in command Monterey,
1S96; mem. Examining and Retiring Boards until
July 8, 1897, when ordered to command of Terror, N.
Atlantic squadron. Took part in war of 1898, block-
ade of Cardenas, Cuba; engagement of May 12th, San
Juan. Porto Rico; blockade of Havana and expd'n to
Porto Rico, resulting in capture of that island; com'd
battleship Massachusetts, 1898-1899; relinquished
command, June 1, 1899; retired as rear-admiral, Nov.
1, 1899; ordered. Oct. 4, 1904, as governor of Naval
Home, Philadelphia; detached, Dec. 31, 1907. Episco-
palian. Mem. Am. Museum Natural History, N. Y.
Zool. Soc, Mil. Order Loyal Legion, N. Y. Command-
ery. Clubs: University, N. Y. Yacht, Century Ass n
(N. Y. City). Address: University Club, N. Y. City.

LUDLUM, CHARLES H.

Physician; b. Jamaica, L. I., Feb. 21, 1843; s. Daniel
and Judith (Smith) Dudlum; ed. Union Hall Acad., Ja-
maica; Univ. of Citv of N. Y., A.B., A.M., Medical
Dep't, N. Y. Univ, M.D., 1865; m. Jamaica, N. Y., May
20 1868 Mary Jane White; children: Clinton W.. b.
1870, Herbert A., b. 1872, Dr. Walter D., b. 1875.
Marion C, b. 1876, Alice C, b. 1881. Served as interne
in Bellevue Hosp., 1865-1867. Practised in N. Y. City,
1867-1874, Boonton, N. J., 1874-1878, Hempstead, N.
Y., since 1878. Mem. B'd of Ed'n, Hempstead, N. Y.,
1889 (pres. since 1890). Republican; Presby'n. Mem.
Queens-Nassau Med. Soc, Associated Physicians of L.
I., Am. Med. Ass'n; v.-p. Hempstead Bld'g and Loan
Ass'n. Mem. Royal Arcanum. Address: 145 Main St.,
Hempstead, L. I., N. Y.

LUDLUM, CLARENCE A.

Insurance official; b. Sept. 4, 1865; s. John H. and
Phebe L. (Allen) Ludlum; ed. public schs.; m. New-
ark N J., May 7, 1892, Kate Mead Ayres; children:
Mary M., b. Aug. 14, 1894; Clarence A., Jr., b. May 15,
1896; Kate A., b. Sept. 18, 1901. Employed in local
printing office June-Oct. 1880; with L. I. R. R., Oct.
lSSO^July, 1885; in railroad and Pullman service in
West, July 1885-Dec. 1890; with Home Ins. Co., as
clerk until Aug. 1898; chief in Eastern agency dep't
until Dec. 1903. when app't ass't sec; elected v.-p.
Nov 1912, which office still holds. Sec. and dir. The
Marion Press, Newton Falls and Northern R. R. Re-
publican; Presby'n. Mem. Nat. Geog. Soc, Am. Mu-
seum Natural History, Acad, of Polit. Science; trustee
Queens Boro Public Library; dir. Queens Boro Cham-
ber of Commerce. Clubs: Lotos, Great Peconic Bay
Yacht, Jamaica. Residence, Jamaica, L. I. Address:
56 Cedar St., N. Y. City.

LUKE, ARTHUR FULLER

Banker; b. Cambridge, Mass., Jan. 2S, 1853, of old
Mass family; ed. public schools of Cambridge. Mass.;
m 1st, Dec. 17, 1S7S, Eliza W. Brown (died 1909); 2d,
April 13, 1912, Anna Fleck. At age of 17 went to
work in a wholesale clothing house in Boston, but 6
months later became messenger and gen. clerk in
First Nat. Bank, Cambridge, Mass., remaining one
year; then in Nat. Bank of the Commonwealth, Bos-
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1S78-18SO; cashier Nat. Bank of N. America, Boston,
1SS0-1S90; ass't treas., 1S90-1892; treas., 1892-1899,
Nat. Tube Works Co., MoKeesport, Pa.; treas. Nat. Tube
Co. of N. Y. 1S99-1901; treas. U. S. Steel Corp'n, April
1901-Jan. 1902; mem. banking house of Darr, Luke &
Moore, Pittsburgh and N. Y. City, 1902-1908, and Luke,
Banks & Weeks, since 190S. Dir. Liberty Nat. Bank,
N. Y. City, Boylston Nat. Bank, Boston, Mass., and
Nat. Supply Co., Pittsburgh, Pa. Clubs; Metropolitan.
Lawyers, N. Y. Riding, N. Y. Athletic. Address: 1 W.
92d St., N. Y. City.

LUKEMAN, HENRY AUGUSTUS

Sculptor; b. Richmond, Va., Jan. 28, 1871; ed. Nat.
Acad. Design, N. Y. City; Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris.
His works include, besides numerous busts and bas-
reliefs, "Manu" for Appellate Court House, N. Y. City;
statue of Robert Livingston for St. Louis, Mo.; statue
of MOKinley, for Adams, Mass.; statue of Columbus,
for Custom House, N. Y.; group of "Music," St. Louis
Exp'n. Bronze sculpture doors and four colossal
statues in marble for Royal Bank of Canada, at Mon-
treal. Awarded medal at St. Louis Exp'n. Mem. Nat.
Acad. Design, Soc. Am. Artists,. Nat. Sculpture Soc,
Architectural League. Club: National Arts. Address:
145 W. 55th St., N. Y. City.

LUNN, GEORGE RICHARD

Clergyman, ex-Mayor of Schenectady; b. Lenox,
Iowa, June 23, 1873; s. Martin A. and Martha (Brat-
ton) Lunn; ed. Univ. of Omaha, A.B., 1897, A.M., 1901'
N. Y. Univ B.D., 1901; D.D., Union Coll., Schenectady
1905; m. Brooklyn, N Y, May 7, 1901, Mabel Healy
children: George Richard, Jr, b. 1902; Mabel C, b
1903; Elizabeth Healy, b. 1905; Raymond, b. 1908
Eleanor Peabody, b. 1910. Asso. pastor Lafayette Av
Presby'n Ch., N. Y. City, 1901-1904; pastor First Re-
formed Ch., Schenectady, N. Y., since 1904. Served
in Spanish-Am. War in 3d Nebraska Reg't under Colo-
nel William Jennings Bryan. Elected mayor of Sche-
nectady on Socialist ticket, Nov. 4, 1910; candidate
for re-election 1913, but defeated by combination of
Dem., Rep. and Progressive parties. Address: Sche-
nectady, N. Y.

LUNT, EDWARD C.

Lawyer; b. Maiden, Mass., March 1, 1863; grad. Har-
vard, A.B., 18S6, A.M., 1887. Was sec. to Senator George
F. Hoar, of Mass.; sales mg'r Carter's Ink Co., Boston,
1892-1895; was mn'g editor in Buffalo; has been con-
nected with Fidelity & Casualty Co., since 1901, as a
dep't sup't and an attorney. Clubs: Harvard (N. Y.
City); Crescent Athletic (Brooklyn). Address: 92 Lib-
erty St., N. Y. City.

LUQUEER, FREDERIC LUDLOW

Principal Public Sen., 152, Brooklyn; b. N. Y. City,
Jan. 25, 1870: s. Francis T. and Charlotte A. (Suy-
dam) Luqueer; grad. Columbia, AIB. (Phi Beta
Kappa). 1894, Ph.D., 1896, fellow in ed'n, 1894-1896;
m. N. Y. City, 1889, Eleanor Earl Pretat. Author:
Hegel as Educator (Macmillan); also articles on
ed'n in Ed'nal Review, School Journal and Proceedings
of Nat. Municipal League. Mem. Theta Delta Chi
fraternity. Address: 86 Marlborough Road, Brooklyn,
N. Y.

LUQUER, LEA MclLVAINE

Educator; b. Brooklyn, N. Y., Sept. 4, 1864; s. Rev.
Lea Luquer, S.T.D., and Eloise Elizabeth (Payne)
Luquer; grad. Sch. of Mines, Columbia Univ., C.E.,
1887; Columbia Univ., Ph.D., 1894; m. Brooklyn, N. Y.,
Dec. 1, 1896, Anne Low Pierrepont, d. Henry Evelyn
Pierrepont; children: Lea Shippen, b. 1897; Evelyn
Pierrepont, b. 1900; Thatcher Payne, b. 1905; Ellen
Pierrepont, b. 1909. Prof, at Columbia Univ. Author:
Minerals in Rock Sections, 4th edition (D. Van Nos-
trand) Fellow A.A.A.S.; mem. Alpha Delta Phi fra-
ternity, Soc. Colonial Wars, Soc. of War 1812, Hugue-
not Soc. of America. "Vestryman Christ Ch., N. Y.; 2nd
v.-p. N. Y. Kindergarten Ass'n; dir. Bar Harbor Kin-
dergarten Ass'n. Clubs: Century, City. Residence:
Pine Lodge, Mt. Kisco, N. Y., and 321 West 80th St.
Address: Columbia Univ., N. Y. City.

LURTON, HORACE HARMON

Asso. justice of U. S. Supreme Court; b. Newport,
Ky., 1844; s. Lycurgus L. and Sarah (Harmon) Lurton;
ed. public schs., Douglas Univ.; grad Law Dep't Cum-
berland Univ., LL.B., 1867; hon. D. C. L., Univ. of South
1899; m. Lebanon, Tenn.. 1867, Frances Owen. Engaged
in practice of law at Clarksville, Tenn. Appt'd chan-
cellor of 6th Chancery Div. of Tenn. by Gov. Porter,
1874; reappt'd 1876. serving until 1878. Elected judge
Supreme Court of Tenn., 1886, chief justice, 1893; app'd
circuit judge for 6th Judicial Circuit of U. S., by Pres.
Cleveland, 1893; asso. justice Supreme Court of U. S.,
by Pres. Taft, 1905. Address: Washington, D. C.



LUSK, GRAHAM

Prof, physiology; b. Bridgeport, Conn., Feb. 15, 1866;
s. Dr. William T. and Mary H. (Chittenden) Lusk;
grad. Columbia, Ph.B., 1S87, Ph.D., Munich, 1891; later
hon. A.M., Yale; Sc.D., Yale, 1908; m. N. Y. City, Dec.
20, 1900, Mary Woodbridge Tiffany; children: William
T., Louise, Louis T. Taught at Yale Med. Sch., 1891-
1898; at Univ. and Bellevue Hosp. Med. Coll., N. Y. City,
1898-1908; now at Cornell Med. Coll.; scientific dir.
Russell Sage Inst, of Pathology. Independent in poll-
tics. Fellow Royal Soc. of Edinburgh; corr. fellow
Imperial Soc. of Physicians of Vienna. Clu'bs: Univer-
sity, Century. Address: 11 E. 74th St., N. Y. City.

LUSK, THURSTON GILMAN

Physician; b. Guntersville, Ala., Sept. 1, 1869; s. Lo-
renzi D. and Mary Emma (Loveless) Lusk; ed. Gun-
tersville (Ala.) High Sch., Bellevue Hosp. Med. Coll.
(Univ. of N. Y.), M.D., 1893; m. 1st, Nov. 23, 1898, Mary
Carlisle Todd (died March 11, 1901); 2d, July 17, 1909,
Clementine Tetedoux; one son: Thurston, b. July 5,
1911. House physician N. Y. Skin and Cancer Hosp.,
Jan., 1893-Oct., 1894; dermatologist to Roosevelt Hosp.
Dispensary, 1895-1903, to Bellevue 'Dispensary, 189S-
1904: Cornell Dispensary, 1900-1904; clinical ass't Post-
Graduate Med. Sch. and Hosp., 1895-1898; instr., 1898-
1903, adjunct prof, of diseases of the skin since 1903,
Post-Grad. Med. Sch. Independent in politics; Method-
ist. Mem. Am. Med. Ass'n, Acad, of Medicine, N. Y.
State Med. Soc, N. Y. County Med. Soc, Soc. of Derma-
tology and Genito-Urinary Surgery; Physician Mutual
Aid Ass'n, Alumni Soc. Skin and Cancer Hosp. Mem.
Independent Lodge 185, F. and A. M.. Manhattan Chap-
ter, 1S4, R. A. M., Knickerbocker Whist Club, N. Y.
Southern Soc. Recreations: Whist, bridge, theatre and
opera, baseball. Residence: 323 W. 112th St. Address:
40 E. 41st St., N. Y. City.
LUSTIG, WILLIAM

Physician; b. Hungary, June 14, 1884; s. Louis and
Rose (Roth) Lustig; received general public school
ed'n, including two years at De Witt Clinton High
School, N. Y. City; grad Long Island Coll. Hosp., M.D.,
1906. Gen. practice of medicine since graduation; ass't
attending physician to Hill's Maternity Clinic, N. Y.
City. Clinical ass't to N. Y. Univ. and Bellevue Med.
Coll.; ass't physician to German Hosp. and Dispensary,
N. Y. City; sec. Yorkville Med. Soc Hebrew religion.
Mem. Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Address: 322
E. 77th St., N. Y. City.
LUTHER, EDWARD STAATS

Publicist; b. Ballston Spa, Saratoga Co., N. Y., Nov.
9, 1876. Legislative correspondent Albany, 1893-1899;
polit. writer N. Y. Times, 1899-1906; sp'l corp'n repre-
sentative, 1906-1908. Engaged in bond underwriting,
1908-1912. Contb'r of many articles on sociology and
finance to magazines; mem. Saratoga Soc, Albany Soc,
Sons of Revolution, Founders & Patriots of America.
Washington Continental Guard, Nat. Geog. Soc. Clubs:
Pilgrims of U. S., Lotos. Address: 110 W. 57th St., N.
Y. City.
LUTHER, HOMER JEROME

Banker; b. Sacramento, Calif., 1856; s. Ira M. and
Lucy (Crippen) Luther; ed. common schs. of N. Y.; m.
Washington, D. C, June 12, 1907, Susanne Macauley.
With Union Bank over 30 years, now v.-p. and dir.;
dir. Conservative Investment Co. Democrat; Episcopa-
lian. 32" York and Scottish Rite Mason. Club: Alert.
Address: 304 W. Center St., Medina, N. Y.
LUTHER, MARK LEE

Author, editor; b. Knowlesville, N. Y., Jan. 5, 1872; s.
Ira Manley and Jane (Cole) Luther; ed. DeVeaux Sch.,
and Harvard Univ.; m. N. Y. City, Apr. 8, 1901, Grace
Montagu Richmond. Author: The Favor of Princes,
1899; The Henchman, 1902; The Mastery, 1904; The
Crucible, 1907; The Sovereign Power, 1911; The Woman
of It, 1912; and of many contb'ns to magazines; asso.
editor The Smart Set Magazine since Feb.. 1911. Treas.
John Adams Thaver Corp'n. Club: Authors. Resi-
dence: 100 Morningside Drive. Address: 452 Fifth Av.,
N. Y. City.
LUTZ, FRANK EUGENE

Zoologist; b. BloomsDurg, Pa., Sept. 15, 1879; s. M. P.
and A. A. (Brockway) Lutz; grad. Haverford Coll., A.B.,
1900; Univ. of Chicago, A.M., 1902; Univ. of Chicago,
Ph.D.; University Coll., London, 1903; m. German town,
Phila., Dec 30, 1904, M. E. (Brobson; children: Anna, b.
Aug 23, 1906; Eleanor, b. July 1, 1910; Frank Brobson,
b Oct. 4, 1911. Mem Resident Staff, Carnegie Sta.
for Exp. Evolution, 1904-1909. Ass't curator, Am. Mu-
seum of Natural History, N. Y. City. Address: 77th
St. and C. Park, W., N. Y. City.
LUTZ, STEPHEN H.

Physician, surgeon; b. Elizabeth, N. J., May 16, 1872;
s. Stephen M. and Margaret Cook Lutz; ed. Coll. City



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of N. Y., Coll. Phys. and Surg. (Columbia), M.D., 1893;
m. Brooklyn, N. Y., Feb. 1, 1899, Winifred A. Steppe.
Surgeon Brooklyn Eye and Ear Hosp.; aural surgeon
Brooklyn Eastern Dist. Hosp.; formerly laryngologist
Kings Co. Hosp.; consulting aurist to Jamaica Hosp.
and Bedford Hosp. Mem. N. Y. Otol. Soc, Am. Otol.
Soc, Am. Laryngol., Rhinol. and Otol. Soc, Am. Med.
Ass'n, Kings Co. Med. Soc, Phi Gamma Delta frater-
nity. Coll. Phys. and Surg. Alumni in Kings Co. Ad-
dress: 284 Hancock St., Brooklyn, N. Y.

LYALL, HERBERT JAMES

Lawyer; b. London, Eng., Dec 11, 1869; s. William
and Kittie (Earl) Lyall; ed. N. Y. Sch. of Languages,
Amherst Coll., A.B., class of 1891; Columbia Law Sch.,
LL.B., class 1900; m. N. Y. City, April 17, 1907, Llna A.
Hess; children: Agnes Earl, b. 1908; Herbert James,
Jr b 1909. Dir. and gen. counsel Brighton Mills Re-
publican. Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. Y., Alpha Delta
Phi fraternity. Trustee Mf'rs Ass'n of N. J. Recrea-
tion: Golf. Cluibs: Alpha Delta Phi, Canoe Brook
Country. Residence: Summit, N. J. Address: 31 Nas-
sau St., N. Y. City.
LYDECKER, CHARLES E.

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, May 26 1851; s. John A. and
Julia (Kent) Lydecker; ed. Coll. City of N. Y., B.S.,
1871- fellow, 1872, Columbia Coll.. LL.B., 1873; m. 1st,
N Y City, Jan. 19, 1882, Ella Voorhis (died 1889);
children: Leigh Kent, b. 1883, Kenneth, b. 1885, Na-
thalie, b. 1887; m. 2d, 1907, Josephine B. Pond. En-
gaged in numerous will contests and litigations, in-
cluding those of Leland Stanford estate, Calif., Eugene
Cruger will, N. Y., Howard Paul, London; in commer-
cial and corp'n law; also in sustaining visitatorial
powers of State Comm'r in Lunacy. Has travelled in
Europe, Alaska, British Columbia and U. S. Public
administrator, N. Y., 1889-1892; chem'n Com. Indepen-
dent Political Clubs, which printed and distributed
ballots and obtained successful vote by which las'
Constitutional Conv. was held in N. Y. Chm'n 3 years
of Alumni Com., securing legislation by which Coll. of
Citv of N. Y. has its present site, and pres. Alumni
Ass'n; trustee College City of N. Y., 1913; Major, 7th
Reg't, N. G. N. Y.; ex-pres. Nat. Guard Ass'n of State
of New York; member Council Mil. Service Inst'n,
U. S. A.; mem. Veterans of 7th Reg't, X. G. N. Y.;
received brevet comm'n and long service decoration
of State of N. Y. Democrat. Mem. N. Y. State Bar
Ass'n, Ass'n Bar City of N. Y., Holland Soc, Phi Gam-
ma Delta, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Manhattan, N. Y.
Athletic, Army and Navy, Lawyers. Address: 2 Rector
St., N. Y. City.

LYDECKER, HENRY ROSS

Lawyer; b. Yonkers, N. Y., March 4, 1869; s. Albert
and Martha B. (Morison) Lydecker; ed. Newburgh
Free Acad.; m. Newburgh, N. Y., Oict. 12, 1891, Mary
Amelia Brown; children; H. R., Jr., b. 1893, William
Bickey b 1895, Grace Morison, b. 1898, John Albert,
b 1899' Dorothy Bird, b. 1901. Engaged in gen. prac-
tise of law at Brooklyn and Mount Vernon, N. Y. Ex-
mem. 10th Separate Co. N. G. N. Y., Ringgold Hose
Co , No. 1. Dir. Newburgh Engine Co., Newburgh Bill-
posting Co., Hambletonian Remedies Co., Hudson Val-
ley Drug Co. Republican. Presby'n. Mem. Newburgh
Lodge F. and A. M., Mt. Vernon Chamber of Commerce,
Knight Templar. Club: JEtna Boat. Address: Mount
Vernon, N. Y.

LYFORD, FREDERIC E.

Banker; b. Waterville, Me., Jan. 26, 1853; s. Albert
and Phebe (Bates) Lyford; ed. Waverly (N. Y.) Acad.;
m 1st, 1876, Cora B. Lowman (died); 2d, 1891, Jane L.
Lemon; children: Winifred H., b. 1878, Charles A., b.
1883, Percy L., b. 1886, Frederic E., Jr., b. 1895, Katha-
rine V. E., b. 1897. With First Nat. Bank of Waverly,
N Y., since 1871, now president. Also actively con-
nected for several years with Sayre Land Co., Sayre
Water Co. and Cayuta Wheel and Foundry Co. at
Sayre, 'Pa.; original organizer of Waverly Electrical
Light & Power Co.; now v.-p. Nat. Bank of Sayre, Pa.;
dir. Consolidated Telephone Co., A. H. Thomas Paint
Co. dir. Athens Furniture Co. Republican. Presby'n.
Served as pres. Village of Waverly; pres. Board of
Ed'n, and served years as trustee of both boards.
Mem. Waverly Masonic lodge. Has been v.-p. N. Y.
State Bankers' Ass'n; trustee Robert Packer Hosp.
Club: Elmira City. Address: Waverly, N. Y.

LYFORD, OLIVER S. t JR.

Consulting eng'r; b. Cleveland, Ohio, 1870; s. Oliver
S. and La vina A. (Norris) Lyford; grad. Yale Univ.,
Ph.B. ; graduate work in Cornell Univ.; m. N. Y. City,
1896, Frances Lyman Meigs; children: Margaret Meigs,
b. 1897, Olive Meigs, b. 1900. Formerly chief eng'r
Westinghouse Elec. Mf'g Co.; v.-p. and gen. mg'r Sie-
mens & Halske Elec. Co. and consulting eng'r West-
inghouse, Church, Kerr & Co.; now engaged privately



as consulting eng'r; sec. and treas. Sargent Eng'ring
Co.; dir. Santa Clara Lumber Co. Republican. Pres-
by'n. Mem. Am. Soc. Civil Engr's, Berzelius Soc, Yale;
Kappa Alpha Soc, Cornell. Clubs: Lawyers, Yale.
Address; 2 Rector St., N. Y. City.

LYMAN, ALBERT J.

Clergvman; b. Williston, Vt., Dec. 24, 1845; grad.
Union Theol. Sem., 1868, resident licentiate Yale
Theol. Sem., 1869; received D.D. from Amherst Coll.,
1891; m. 1st, Brooklyn, June 1, 1870, Ella Stevens (died
1893); m. 2d, Warren, Mass., June 26, 1902, Annie
Elizabeth Hills. Ordained in ministry of Congrega-



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