Lester P. Young
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Patrons of the Northerin Indiana Publice Service Co. are accustomed to seeing Lester P. Young
as he checks their electric bills at the desk in the utility's office here.
This picture was take while the Christmas decorationds adorned the office and O. T. Goss crashes
in for some free pulicity via the calendar on the wall.
Lester was born in Jay county, Indiana, and came to CUlver in 1913.
He was graduated from the Portland High school and attended Tri-State college at Angola and
Lester had seven years teaching experience befiore he entereid the business
world. One year was spent in Randolph county, two years in Union township schools, one year
as Culver grade school principal and three years as science and manual training instructior in the
local high school. In 1919 he was principal of the high school.
From 1919 to 1934 Mr. Younf was cashie in the quartermaster;s deaperment of the academy.
Since 1935 he has occupied his present position with Nipsco.
For 18 consecutine years he has been the superintendent of the Sunday School. at the Evanfelical
church, which outh to be a record of some kind.
He has served as president of the Parent-Teacher Association and Worshipful Master of the local
Masonic lodge, and since 1932 has bee secretary of the later organization