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Sarah Lee Fain

Member From: 1924 - 1928

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  • Birth Date: November 23, 1888 Birth Place:Norfolk, VA
  • Death Date: July 19, 1962
  • Gender: Female Race: Caucasian
  • Spouse: Walter Colquitt Fain (m. September 8, 1917)
  • Children:
  • Religion: Episcopalian
  • Education: Leach-Wood Seminary, Hemmingway High School - Norfolk Public Schools, University of Virginia summer courses
  • Military Service:
  • Occupation/Profession: Lecturer, political campaign consultant, Chief of the United States Information Service (National Emergency Council)
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Episcopal Church United Daughters of the Confederacy Daughters of the American Revolution Quota Club Business and Professional Woman's Civic League, Pasadena, CA American Historical Association National Economic League National Defense Day Committee American Legion Auxiliary Alpha Kappa Pi South Carolina House of Delegates and South Carolina State Senate (honorary member, 1929) Appointed by the Governor to represent State at National Inland Waterways Convention National Education Conference National Tax Conference
  • Additional Info Links: Bio from Library of Virginia
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1924 City of Norfolk Democrat Chesapeake and Its Tributaries
General Laws
Schools and Colleges
1926-1927 City of Norfolk Democrat Appropriations
Chesapeake and Its Tributaries
Schools and Colleges
1927 Ex. City of Norfolk Democrat Appropriations
Chesapeake and Its Tributaries
Schools and Colleges
1928 City of Norfolk Democrat Schools and Colleges (Chair)
Chesapeake and Its Tributaries

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