Charles Grosvenor BOND, Congress, NY (1877-1974)


BOND, Charles Grosvenor, (nephew of Charles Henry Grosvenor), a Representative from New York; born in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, May 29, 1877; attended the public schools; was graduated from the law department of Ohio State University at Columbus in 1899; was admitted to the bar the same year and commenced the practice of law in Columbus, Ohio; moved to New York City in 1903 and continued the practice of his profession; elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh Congress (March 4, 1921-March 3, 1923); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1922 to the Sixty-eighth Congress; resumed the practice of law; also interested in banking; unsuccessful Republican candidate for president of the borough of Brooklyn in 1926; delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1936; member of the New York City Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, 1934-1970, chairman, 1960-1970; retired; died in Bound Brook, N.J., January 10, 1974; cremated; ashes interred at West Union Cemetery, Athens, Ohio.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present