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PELLY, Thomas Minor, a Representative from Washington; born in Seattle, King County, Wash., August 22,
1902; attended the public schools, the University School, Victoria, B.C., and the Hoosac School,
Hoosick, N.Y.; employed in real estate and the banking business, 1921-1930; officer of a printing and
stationery company, 1930-1955; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-third and to the nine
succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1953-January 3, 1973); was not a candidate for reelection in 1972
to the Ninety-third Congress; retired and resided in Seattle, Wash.; died in Ojai, Calif., November 21,
1973; interment in Evergreen Washelli Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.