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CONABLE, Barber Benjamin, Jr., a Representative from New York; born in Warsaw, Wyoming County,
N.Y., November 2, 1922; attended the Warsaw public schools; graduated from
Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., 1942; graduated from Cornell Law School,
Ithaca, N.Y., 1948; United States Marine Corps; United States Marine Corps
Reserve; lawyer, private practice; member of the New York state senate,
1963-1964; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-ninth and to the nine
succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1965-January 3, 1985); not a candidate for
reelection to the Ninety-ninth Congress in 1984; World Bank
executive,1986-1991; died on November 30, 2003, in Sarasota, Fla.; interment in
Alexander Cemetery, Alexander, N.Y.
BibliographyFleming, James S.
Window on Congress: A Congressional Biography of Barber B. Conable, Jr.
Rochester, N.Y: University of Rochester Press, 2004.