Long - The death of Miss Mary Long occurred October
23, 1916, at the age of 74 years, after an illness lasting several
entered the Weather Bureau service on August 26, 1893, as a
folder in the printing office. She was appointed clerk May 1,
1897, in which capacity she served until her death. -- October
Samuel C. Long,
who retired June 20, 1923, on account of total disability, died
in this city on August 6, 1924. Mr. Long was a lithographer at
the Central Office for about 22 years.
Bureau Topics and Personnel, August 1924]
George A. Loveland, official in charge
at Boston, was retired at the termination of October 31, 1933.
Mr. Loveland was born at Norwich, Vt., on October 31, 1933. He
enlisted in the Signal Corps July 6, 1882, and, after the usual
period of instruction at Fort Meyer, was assigned as clerk at
the Central Office. He also served as assistant in the Weather
Bureau at New York, Atlantic City, and Omaha, and as official
in charge at Crete, Nebr., Denver, Lincoln, and Boston.
A. Loveland, who was retired at the termination of October 31,
1933, died at his winter home in Daytona, Fla., on March 30,
1940. An outline of his service and a notice of his retirement
will be found in the October 1933 issue of Topics and Personnel.
Bureau Topics and Personnel, October 1933]
[Weather Bureau Topics and Personnel,
Ernest K. Lovett, assistant at the Seattle
station, was retired June 30, 1938, on account of physical disability.
He was born at Miles City, Mont., on June 11, 1889. Mr. Lovett
entered the Weather Bureau service on December 16, 1925, at Helena,
Mont., as assistant, and later served as official in charge at
Kalispell and assistant at Seattle.
[Weather Bureau Topics and Personnel, June 1938]
John H. Lucas, mechanic (painter), was
retired at the termination of April 30, 1935. He was born on February
25, 1872, at Bellefonte, Pa. Mr. Lucas entered the service on
September 25, 1908, at the Central Office and served there until
the time of his retirement. Previous to entering the Weather Bureau
service, he was employed in various Departments of the Government.
[Weather Bureau Topics and Personnel, April
senior clerk in the Editor's office of the Scientific Services
Division, was voluntarily retired at the termination of December
31, 1944. He was born at Cleveland, Ohio, on December 5, 1874
and entered the Weather Bureau at Portland, Oreg., on October
2, 1906 as assistant observer. He later served for a short period
at Seattle and Spokane and was transferred to the Central Office
in May 1908, where he served continuously.
[Weather Bureau Topics and Personnel, January 1945]