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Biographies of Wirt County, WV

Biographical Sketches of Members of Congress, Members of the Legislature, 
Officers of the State Governement and judges of the Supreme Court of Appeals, 
West Virigina, 1917

West Virginia Legislative Hand Book and Manual and Official Register, 1917,
Compiled and Edited by John T. Harris, Clerk of the Senate, 
The Tribune Printing Co., Charleston, West Va.
pgs. 719 - 770



LESTER, KENNA.  (Democrat.) Address: Pink,
West Va. Born in Wirt county. West Virginia, March
24, 1889; educated in the district and select schools;
is now engaged in farming, in which business he is re-
garded as authority insofar as scientific and advanced
methods are concerned. Mr. Lester was elected to the
legislature from Calhoun county in 1916, and in the
sessions of 1917 was assigned to and served on the fol-
lowing standing committees of the House: Education
Counties, Districts and Municipal Corporations, Game
and Fish, Insurance, Roads and Internal Navigation.

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