Copyright 1999. Esther Katz. All rights reserved.
Lamar, William Harmong (1859-1928)
Lawyer. Married Virginia Longstreet (1887), five children. Assistant Attorney General at Department of Justice (1903-1913); Assistant Attorney General and solicitor, Post Office Department (1914-1921), when he ruled that The Woman Rebel
had violated Section 480
of the U.S. Postal Code. Later operated private law firm of Lamar and Lamar with son, Lucius.
The Margaret Sanger Papers Electronic Edition: Margaret Sanger and The Woman Rebel, 1914-1916, eds. Esther Katz, Cathy Moran Hajo and Peter Engelman
(Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 1999). On the Web at http://mep.blackmesatech.com/mep/ [Accessed 4 January 2018]