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Encyclopedia > Henry Justin Allen

Henry Justin Allen (September 11, 1868 - January 17, 1950) was Governor of Kansas (1919-1923), and U.S. Senator from Kansas (1929-31). Born in 1868 in Pittsfield, Pennsylvania, before becoming active in politics, he acquired ownership of newspapers throughout Kansas, beginning with the Manhattan Nationalist in Manhattan, Kansas in 1894. He died in 1950 following a cerebral thrombosis in Wichita, Kansas. He is buried at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Wichita, Kansas. September 11 is the 254th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (255th in leap years). ... 1868 (MDCCCLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Friday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Governor of Kansas holds the supreme executive power of the State as provided by the first article of the Kansas Constitution. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... State nickname: The Sunflower State Official languages None Capital Topeka Largest city Wichita Governor Kathleen Sebelius (D) Senators Sam Brownback (R) Pat Roberts (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 15th 82,277 mi²; 213,096 km² 0. ... 1868 (MDCCCLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Friday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... State nickname: The Sunflower State Official languages None Capital Topeka Largest city Wichita Governor Kathleen Sebelius (D) Senators Sam Brownback (R) Pat Roberts (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 15th 82,277 mi²; 213,096 km² 0. ... Riley County Courthouse, Manhattan Manhattan is a town located in northeastern Kansas at the junction of the Kansas River and Big Blue River. ... 1894 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Nickname: Air Capital Motto: {{{motto}}} Official website: http://www. ... Nickname: Air Capital Motto: {{{motto}}} Official website: http://www. ...

Preceded by:
Arthur Capper
Governor of Kansas
1919–1923
Succeeded by:
Jonathan M. Davis
Preceded by:
Charles Curtis
United States Senator (Class 3) from Kansas
1929–1931
Succeeded by:
George McGill

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Henry Justin Allen - KS-Cyclopedia - 1912 (603 words)
Henry Justin Allen, editor and publisher of the Wichita Beacon, a leading member of the newspaper fraternity of Kansas, is a native of the Keystone State, born at Corry, Pa., in September, 1869.
Allen is a stanch Republican, having served as private secretary to Governor Stanley, who appointed him president of the board of charities, during his second term in office.
Allen is a graduate of Baker University in the class of 1890.
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