Everette Burgess Howard
(September 19, 1873 - April 3, 1950) was a U.S. Representative
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Born in Morgantown, Kentucky
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, Howard attended the public schools.
Learned the art of printing and engaged in newspaper work in Kentucky, Oklahoma, and Missouri.
He moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma
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, in 1905 and engaged in the manufacture of brick and in the production of oil and gas.
He served as member of the State board of public affairs 1911-1915.
State auditor of Oklahoma 1915-1919.
Howard was elected as a Democrat
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to the Sixty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1919-March 3, 1921).
He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1920 to the Sixty-seventh Congress.
Howard was elected to the Sixty-eighth Congress (March 4, 1923-March 3, 1925).
He was not a candidate for renomination in 1924, but was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for United States Senator.
Howard was elected to the Seventieth Congress (March 4, 1927-March 3, 1929).
He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1928 to the Seventy-first Congress.
He engaged in the production of oil and gas in Oklahoma and Texas in 1930.
He died in Midland, Texas
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, April 3, 1950.
He was interred in Memorial Park, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.