Biography of John L. Southwick
Franklin County, NY Biographies





John L. Southwick, born in Bombay April 24, 1858, was graduated from Franklin Academy in 1878, and from Cornell University in 1883. He became a member of the editorial staff of the Burlington (Vt.) Free Press in 1884, and in 1890 was advanced to the position of editor in chief, in which he has done thoughtful and creditable work. Mr. Southwick has a fine and well balanced mind, is a graceful and. vigorous writer, and is controlled in all of his work by high principle. His editorial efforts have won for him an excellent standing with the people of Vermont generally, and he is a force for good in all matters affecting the State. He is chairman of the board of trustees of the Vermont free school fund; in 1912 was a delegate to the Republican national convention, and in 1916 a Presidential elector.

From:
Historical Sketches of Franklin County
and its several towns.
By: Frederick J. Seaver Malone, New York.
J. B. Lyon Company, Printers Albany, NY 1918.


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