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Black Legend Awards-Interview Dr  Frank S  Greene
Black Legend Awards-Interview Dr Frank S Greene
Published: 2015/09/17
Channel: iiiam network
The Tyranny of What Should Be (2017) by Terry L. Greene II
The Tyranny of What Should Be (2017) by Terry L. Greene II
Published: 2017/08/22
Channel: Splinter Reeds
Kirk Franklin - Imagine Me
Kirk Franklin - Imagine Me
Published: 2011/03/24
Channel: KirkFranklinVEVO
The Godfather - I
The Godfather - I'm Moe Greene 9/10 (HD)
Published: 2013/03/25
Channel: thequizandquestions
Mary
Mary's Room: A philosophical thought experiment - Eleanor Nelsen
Published: 2017/01/24
Channel: TED-Ed
Kirk Franklin - I Smile
Kirk Franklin - I Smile
Published: 2011/05/13
Channel: KirkFranklinVEVO
Dead Rising 3 Ending Chuck Greene End - Where
Dead Rising 3 Ending Chuck Greene End - Where's Frank West - Gameplay No Commentary
Published: 2013/12/02
Channel: SICKdistic
Jacques Greene Lecture (Montréal 2016) | Red Bull Music Academy
Jacques Greene Lecture (Montréal 2016) | Red Bull Music Academy
Published: 2016/11/10
Channel: Red Bull Music Academy
Stanley Greene | On the edge of failure
Stanley Greene | On the edge of failure
Published: 2017/05/22
Channel: On The Road
Robert Greene | The Art of Seduction |  FULL AUDIOBOOK
Robert Greene | The Art of Seduction | FULL AUDIOBOOK
Published: 2017/02/26
Channel: Alpha Lifestyle Academy
ADA -  JESUS ( You Are Able) | Official Video
ADA - JESUS ( You Are Able) | Official Video
Published: 2017/04/24
Channel: Ada
The Knights in The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WQXR — Golijov
The Knights in The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WQXR — Golijov's 'Lullaby and Doina'
Published: 2011/09/16
Channel: WQXR
Frank David Greene -  Behind The Scenes - Final Show of The Late Show
Frank David Greene - Behind The Scenes - Final Show of The Late Show
Published: 2016/07/21
Channel: Russell D. Dixon
Dead Rising 2 - Frank West and Chuck Greene meet.
Dead Rising 2 - Frank West and Chuck Greene meet.
Published: 2017/08/25
Channel: Leo Caldwell
The Knights in The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WQXR — Schubert
The Knights in The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WQXR — Schubert's Octet in F major
Published: 2011/09/16
Channel: WQXR
Steve Crown - You Are Great - Latest 2018 Nigerian Gospel Music Video
Steve Crown - You Are Great - Latest 2018 Nigerian Gospel Music Video
Published: 2016/06/29
Channel: 9jagospeljamz
Kirk Franklin - Wanna Be Happy? (Official Music Video)
Kirk Franklin - Wanna Be Happy? (Official Music Video)
Published: 2015/10/28
Channel: KirkFranklinVEVO
Man
Man's Search For Meaning by Viktor Frankl ► Animated Book Summary
Published: 2016/02/12
Channel: OnePercentBetter
Sex in Public Prank - GONE SEXUAL
Sex in Public Prank - GONE SEXUAL
Published: 2015/12/09
Channel: SteveGreeneComedy
Max Frankl Quartet | Fort Greene Park
Max Frankl Quartet | Fort Greene Park
Published: 2015/05/14
Channel: Max Frankl
Frank Abagnale: "Catch Me If You Can" | Talks at Google
Frank Abagnale: "Catch Me If You Can" | Talks at Google
Published: 2017/11/27
Channel: Talks at Google
The Knights "Coqueteos" from Gabriela Lena Frank
The Knights "Coqueteos" from Gabriela Lena Frank's Leyendas, Live in The Greene Space
Published: 2012/04/05
Channel: The Greene Space at WNYC & WQXR
My World Needs You (Official Lyric Video) Feat. Tamela Mann, Tasha Cobbs, and Sarah Reeves
My World Needs You (Official Lyric Video) Feat. Tamela Mann, Tasha Cobbs, and Sarah Reeves
Published: 2017/01/10
Channel: KirkFranklinVEVO
My World Needs You 2017 Stellar Award Performance
My World Needs You 2017 Stellar Award Performance
Published: 2017/05/12
Channel: KirkFranklinVEVO
Fred Hammond - No Weapon
Fred Hammond - No Weapon
Published: 2009/04/10
Channel: ForMySoul1984
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L' Aquila del deserto. (1950) con Yvonne De Carlo - Richard Greene _ Film Completo Italiano
Published: 2016/11/17
Channel: Azz...ched'è
Cleary Gottlieb
Cleary Gottlieb's Greene on Dodd-Frank, too-big-too-fail
Published: 2012/02/07
Channel: TheDealVideo
Dead Rising: All Chuck Greene Voices (Comparison)
Dead Rising: All Chuck Greene Voices (Comparison)
Published: 2017/02/08
Channel: Kyle Evans
You
You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
Published: 2008/10/26
Channel: maxwelldangelo
I COMMAND YOU TO GROW PART 2: CT Fletcher + Dana Linn Bailey + Kai Greene
I COMMAND YOU TO GROW PART 2: CT Fletcher + Dana Linn Bailey + Kai Greene
Published: 2014/09/09
Channel: CT Fletcher Motivation
Mentoring + Mastery + Power = Success with Author Robert Greene
Mentoring + Mastery + Power = Success with Author Robert Greene
Published: 2013/11/01
Channel: TheLipTV
The Horror at Martin
The Horror at Martin's Beach by H P Lovecraft and Sonia Haft Greene
Published: 2017/12/02
Channel: Morgan Scorpion
THE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE BY STEPHEN COVEY - ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW
THE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE BY STEPHEN COVEY - ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW
Published: 2015/03/28
Channel: FightMediocrity
HULK SMASH!  CT FLETCHER INTRODUCES "DA HULK"
HULK SMASH! CT FLETCHER INTRODUCES "DA HULK"
Published: 2014/02/18
Channel: CT Fletcher Motivation
Histoires de Gangsters : Daniel "Danny" Greene FR
Histoires de Gangsters : Daniel "Danny" Greene FR
Published: 2014/08/21
Channel: Cpt Konstadt
Maestría por Robert Greene - Resumen Animado
Maestría por Robert Greene - Resumen Animado
Published: 2015/12/07
Channel: LibrosAnimados
MASTERY BY ROBERT GREENE | ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW + FREE MASTERY BOOKS!
MASTERY BY ROBERT GREENE | ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW + FREE MASTERY BOOKS!
Published: 2015/05/02
Channel: FightMediocrity
Frank Ocean - Nights
Frank Ocean - Nights
Published: 2017/06/27
Channel: Blonded
THE 48 LAWS OF POWER BY ROBERT GREENE ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW
THE 48 LAWS OF POWER BY ROBERT GREENE ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW
Published: 2015/01/21
Channel: FightMediocrity
Fifty Shades Of Grey - Official Trailer (Universal Pictures) HD
Fifty Shades Of Grey - Official Trailer (Universal Pictures) HD
Published: 2014/07/24
Channel: Universal Pictures UK
Ashley Greene & Nina Dobrev : Beautiful Brunettes!
Ashley Greene & Nina Dobrev : Beautiful Brunettes!
Published: 2010/09/06
Channel: Kate Sheridan
Lettre ouverte de Mark Greene
Lettre ouverte de Mark Greene
Published: 2015/05/03
Channel: zoubibouh
Jerome Greene & Voices Of Triumph - Rock The House
Jerome Greene & Voices Of Triumph - Rock The House
Published: 2012/07/04
Channel: JeromeGreeneMusic
RINGO by LORNE GREENE
RINGO by LORNE GREENE
Published: 2008/10/26
Channel: HillBillyHit
UNCHANGEABLE BY JOEPRAIZE { OFFICIAL VIDEO}
UNCHANGEABLE BY JOEPRAIZE { OFFICIAL VIDEO}
Published: 2016/05/04
Channel: joepraizemusic
HOW RICH PIANA, ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, KAI GREENE & FRANK ZANE CHANGED BODYBUILDING
HOW RICH PIANA, ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, KAI GREENE & FRANK ZANE CHANGED BODYBUILDING
Published: 2017/08/28
Channel: GEEZY NYAMBE
Barry Greene Live Stream - Desktop concert and Master Class
Barry Greene Live Stream - Desktop concert and Master Class
Published: 2017/12/05
Channel: Barry Greene
Monster: The Kali Muscle Story
Monster: The Kali Muscle Story
Published: 2013/05/17
Channel: Strength Project
Arnold Schwarzenegger | From 17 To 70 Years Old
Arnold Schwarzenegger | From 17 To 70 Years Old
Published: 2016/04/27
Channel: THE MASTER
Alone With HIM - 3 Hour Peaceful Music | Relaxation Music | Meditation Music | Prayer Music
Alone With HIM - 3 Hour Peaceful Music | Relaxation Music | Meditation Music | Prayer Music
Published: 2017/05/29
Channel: DappyTKeys Piano Worship
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Frank Lester Greene
Frank Greene
Bain News Service photo, circa 1920-1925.
United States Senator
from Vermont
In office
March 4, 1923 – December 17, 1930
Preceded by Carroll S. Page
Succeeded by Frank C. Partridge
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Vermont's 1st district
In office
July 30, 1912 – March 3, 1923
Preceded by David J. Foster
Succeeded by Frederick G. Fleetwood
Personal details
Born (1870-02-10)February 10, 1870
St. Albans, Vermont
Died December 17, 1930(1930-12-17) (aged 60)
St. Albans, Vermont
Resting place Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, Vermont
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Jessie Emma Richardson (m. February 20, 1895)[1]
Children Richardson Lester Greene (b. March 27, 1896)
Dorothy Greene (b. November 18, 1897)
Stuart Hoadley Greene (b. December 2, 1901)[2]
Occupation Newspaper editor
Militia officer
Legislator

Frank Lester Greene (February 10, 1870 – December 17, 1930) was a United States Representative and Senator from Vermont.

Early life[edit]

Frank Greene was born in St. Albans, Vermont on February 10, 1870. He attended the public schools in St. Albans and Cleveland, Ohio. The Greene family had relocated to Cleveland because Frank's father Lester had become Secretary/Treasurer of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. When Frank Greene was 13 his father became ill and could no longer work. The family returned to Vermont and Frank quit school to help support his family by taking a job as a messenger with the Central Vermont Railway. He remained with the railroad until 1891, learning shorthand and stenography and advancing to the position of chief clerk in the general freight department. Having worked part-time as a correspondent for The Boston Globe and other newspapers beginning in 1888, in 1891 Greene made journalism his full-time career, first as a reporter for and later as editor of the St. Albans Messenger.[3] He was president of the Vermont Press Association from 1904 to 1905.[4]

Military service[edit]

Greene served in the Vermont National Guard from 1888 to 1900. Enlisting as a private, during the Spanish–American War he commanded an infantry company as a captain. Greene later served as adjutant of 3rd Brigade, First Division, Third Army Corps. After the war Greene was commissioned a colonel on the staff of Edward Curtis Smith, the Governor of Vermont, and Greene's former employer on the Central Vermont Railroad and the St. Albans Messenger.[5]

Beginning of political career[edit]

A Republican, Greene was Chairman of Vermont's Young Men's Republican Club in the 1890s. He was Chairman of the St. Albans Republican Committee, and a Delegate to several county and state conventions. He was an Alternate to the 1904 Republican National Convention and a Delegate to the one in 1908.[6]

In 1906 Greene was appointed to head a commission that examined the state normal schools, and in 1908 he was a member of the commission that proposed amendments to the Vermont Constitution.[7][8]

Congressional career[edit]

Greene was elected as a Republican to the House of Representatives in the 62nd Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of David J. Foster. He was reelected every two years from 1912 to 1920, and served from July 30, 1912 to March 3, 1923.[9] In 1914 he was chairman of the Vermont State Republican Convention.[10] He was a Regent of the Smithsonian Institution from 1917 to 1923.[11]

In 1922 Greene was elected to the U.S. Senate.[12] While in the Senate, he was Chairman of the Committee on Enrolled Bills (69th through 71st Congresses).[13] Greene was reelected in 1928 [14] and served from March 4, 1923 until his death.[15]

Gunshot wound[edit]

On the evening of February 15, 1924, Greene was walking with his wife near an alley on Capitol Hill when Prohibition agents were about to arrest several men unloading a still from their car.[16] The bootleggers ran, the agents fired their guns, and Greene was struck in the head by a stray bullet.[17][18] Greene was in critical condition for several weeks, and never fully recovered.[19][20] His right arm was paralyzed, and his legs were severely weakened.[21]

Death and burial[edit]

Greene died in St. Albans on December 17, 1930 from complications during surgery for a hernia.[22][23] He was interred in Greenwood Cemetery.[24][25]

Civic and fraternal memberships[edit]

Greene was a member of the Vermont Historical Society, Vermont Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Military Order of Foreign Wars, United Spanish War Veterans, Masons (Knights Templar and Shriners), Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Grange, Order of Owls, National Press Club and Army and Navy Club.[26]

Honors[edit]

Greene received an honorary Master of Arts degree from Norwich University in 1908.[27] He received an honorary LL.D. from Norwich in 1915.[28]

Family[edit]

In 1895 Greene married Jessie Emma Richardson (1873-1949). They were the parents of Richardson Lester Greene (March 27, 1896 – May 28, 1980); Dorothy Greene Alexander (November 18, 1897 – December 5, 1991); and Stuart Hoadley Greene (December 2, 1901 – December 15, 1973).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Walter Anson Greene, Ella Louise Geib Greene, A Greene Family History, 1981, page 118
  2. ^ William Richard Cutter, New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial, Volume 4, 1914, page 2193
  3. ^ Prentiss Cutler Dodge, Encyclopedia of Vermont Biography, 1912, page 78
  4. ^ E.P. & G.S.Walton, Vermont Year Book, Formerly Walton's Register, 1907, page 21
  5. ^ Walter J. Bigelow, Vermont, Its Government, 1920, page 10
  6. ^ Consolidated Publishing, Who's Who in the Nation's Capital, 1921, page 156
  7. ^ Vermont Year Book, page 201
  8. ^ Dodd, Mead and Company, New International Encyclopaedia, 1929, page 682
  9. ^ George Derby, James Terry White, The National Cyclopædia of American Biography, Volume 3, 1920, page 471
  10. ^ New York Times, U.S. Senator Greene of Vermont Dead, December 17, 1930
  11. ^ Marquis Who's Who, Who Was Who in American History: The Military, 1975, page 219
  12. ^ New York Times, Congress Will Lose Many Noted Chiefs, March 3, 1923
  13. ^ U.S. Senate Historian, Chairmen of Senate Standing Committees, 1789-Present, 2011, page 21
  14. ^ New York Times, U.S. Senators Elected, November 8, 1928
  15. ^ Associated Press, Milwaukee Journal, Franke Greene, Senator, Dies, December 18, 1930
  16. ^ Atlanta Constitution, U.S. Senator Shot In Effort To Save Wife From Injury, February 16, 1924
  17. ^ Hartford Courant, U.S. Senator Shot as "Dry" Officers Fight Bootleggers, February 16, 1924
  18. ^ New York Times, Shot by Dry Agent Hits U.S. Senator, February 15, 1924
  19. ^ Atlanta Constitution, Wounded Senator May Now Survive, February 22, 1924
  20. ^ New York Times, Senator Greene Refuses $7,500 Voted to Him by Congress for Wounding by Dry Agent, March 15, 1927
  21. ^ John J. Duffy, Samuel B. Hand, Ralph H. Orth, editors, The Vermont Encyclopedia, 2003, page 142
  22. ^ Chicago Tribune, Frank Greene, Senator From Vermont, Dead, December 18, 1930
  23. ^ Edward W. Pickard, Three Forks News, News Review of Current Events Around the World, January 8, 1931
  24. ^ New York Times, Senator Greene Buried, December 21, 1930
  25. ^ Boston Globe, Pay Last Tribute to Senator Greene, December 21, 1930
  26. ^ Who's Who in the Nation's Capital, page 156
  27. ^ William Arba Ellis, Norwich University, 1819-1911: Her History, Her Graduates, Her Roll of Honor, Volume 3, 1911, pages 529-530
  28. ^ Bigelow, Vermont, Its Government, page 10

External links[edit]

U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
David J. Foster
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Vermont's 1st congressional district

1912 – 1923
Succeeded by
Frederick G. Fleetwood
U.S. Senate
Preceded by
Carroll S. Page
U.S. Senator (Class 1) from Vermont
1923 – 1930
Served alongside: William P. Dillingham, Porter H. Dale
Succeeded by
Frank C. Partridge

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