BRAMBLETT, Ernest King, (1901 - 1966)


BRAMBLETT, Ernest King, a Representative from California; born in Fresno, Calif., April 25, 1901; attended the public schools; was graduated from Stanford University in 1925; took graduate work at Stanford, Fresno State, San Jose State, and the University of Southern California; engaged in the insurance and automobile business 1925-1928, and in educational work 1928-1946; mayor of Pacific Grove 1939-1947; coordinator of Monterey County schools 1943-1946; member of the Republican Central Committee 1944-1946; elected as a Republican to the Eightieth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1947-January 3, 1955); was not a candidate for renomination in 1954; engaged as a consultant in southern California, 1955-1966; was a resident of Woodland Hills, Calif., until his death December 27, 1966.