GLENN, Milton Willits, (1903 - 1967)


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

GLENN, Milton Willits, a Representative from New Jersey; born in Atlantic City, N.J., June 18, 1903; attended the public schools in Atlantic City; attended Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., in 1921 and 1922 and graduated from Dickinson Law School, Carlisle, Pa., in 1924; was admitted to the bar in 1925 and commenced practice in Atlantic City, N.J.; during the Second World War was commissioned a lieutenant in the United States Navy and served from November 1943 to June 1946; municipal magistrate in Margate City, N.J., from January 1940 to November 1943; Atlantic County Freeholder from June 1946 to January 1951; lieutenant commander in the United States Naval Reserve; elected to the State house of assembly for an unexpired term in 1950; reelected in 1951, 1953, and 1955; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-fifth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of T. Millet Hand; reelected to the Eighty-sixth, Eighty-seventh, and Eighty-eighth Congresses, and served from November 5, 1957, to January 3, 1965; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1964 to the Eighty-ninth Congress; resumed the practice of law; died in Margate City, N.J., December 14, 1967; interment in West Creek Cemetery, West Creek, N.J.