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Clifford Theo Dotson, LL.B.

Olmstead, Kentucky

Alpha Sigma Phi; Tau Kappa Alpha; President State I.P.A. (3); State Treasurer (4); Debating Team (3); President Prohibition Club (3); Y.M.C.A. Cabinet (2,3,4); Patterson Society; Henry Clay Society; Democratic Club; Jilted Brethren.

"Like the winds of the sea are the winds of fate, As we journey along through life; 'Tis the set of the soul that determines the goal. And not the calm or the strife." If this be true, Dotson will not live in vain.

-The Kentuckian, 1917

Clifford Theo Dotson (August 24, 1892 - December 9, 1938) was born in Logan County, Kentucky to Andrew Dotson and Nannie Still. Dotson initially practiced law in Russellville, Kentucky with S. H. Brown. Dotson later moved his practice to Harlan. Dotson married Ada May Dickerson in 1917.