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VOLKMER, Harold Lee, a Representative from Missouri; born in Jefferson City, Cole County,
Mo., April 4, 1931; graduated from St. Peters Catholic schools in Jefferson
City; attended Jefferson City Junior College and St. Louis (Mo.) University;
LL.B., University of Missouri, School of Law, Columbia, 1955; admitted to the
Missouri bar in 1955; served in the United States Army, 1955-1957; served as
assistant attorney general of Missouri, 1955; in 1958, commenced private
practice of law in Hannibal, Mo.; prosecuting attorney, Marion County, Mo.,
1960-1966; served in Missouri house of representatives, 1967-1976; elected as a
Democrat to the Ninety-fifth and to the nine succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1977-January 3, 1997); was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One
Hundred Fifth Congress; died on April 15, 2011, in Hannibal, Mo.