SCHNEEBELI, Herman Theodore, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Lancaster, Lancaster
County, Pa., July 7, 1907; attended the public schools; graduated from
Mercersburg Academy in 1926, Dartmouth College in 1930, and Amos Tuck School in
1931; commission distributor, Gulf Oil Corporation and automobile dealer in
Williamsport, Pa.; served as a captain, Ordnance Department, 1942-1946; elected
as a Republican to the Eighty-sixth Congress, by special election, to fill the
vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Alvin R. Bush, and
reelected to the eight succeeding Congresses (April 26, 1960-January 3, 1977);
was not a candidate for reelection to the Ninety-fifth Congress in 1976;
resided in Willliamsport, Pa., until his death in Philadelphia, Pa., on May 6,
1982; interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport, Pa.
BibliographyRalph Nader Congress Project.
Citizens Look at Congress: Herman T. Schneebeli, Republican
Representative from Pennsylvania. Washington, D. C.: Grosssman