McINTIRE, Clifford Guy, (1908 - 1974)


McINTIRE, Clifford Guy, a Representative from Maine; born in Perham, Aroostock County, Maine, May 4, 1908; attended the public schools of Perham and Washburn (Maine) High School; was graduated from the University of Maine College of Agriculture at Orono in 1930; engaged in farming at Perham, 1930-1952; appraiser, supervisor, and regional manager for Farm Credit Administration, Springfield, Mass., 1933-1947; assistant general manager of Maine Potato Growers, Inc., at Presque Isle 1947-1951; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-second Congress, by special election, October 22, 1951, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Frank Fellows; reelected to the six succeeding Congresses and served from October 22, 1951, to January 3, 1965; was not a candidate for reelection in 1964 but was an unsuccessful candidate for election to the Senate; director, American Farm Bureau Federation, Natural Resources Department; member, President Nixon’s Task Force on Rural Development, 1969-1970; member, Advisory Council, Public Land Law Review Commission, 1969-1970; appointed by President Ford in September 1974 to the newly created United States Railway Association; died in Bangor, Maine, October 1, 1974; interment in Fairview Cemetery, Perham, Maine.