Crosser, Robert(1874–1957) U.S. representative; born in Holytown, Scotland. Emigrating as a boy, he became a lawyer and Ohio state representative before going to the U.S. House of Representatives (Dem., 1913–19, 1923–55). He chaired the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.
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