Hull, John Bartlett; patent lawyer; born, Arlington, Va., Oct. 31, 1866; son of Truman P. and Eliza E. Bartlett Hull; educated, Washington High School, Cadet School U. S. Revenue Cutter Service, Columbia University, Bachelor of Science; National Law School (Washington, D. C.), LL. B.; married, Macomb, Ill., June 21, 1893, Adelina V. Sommers; three children, two daughters and one son; Cadet 3rd Lieut. and 2nd Lieut. U. S. Revenue Cutter Service; patent examiner United States Patent Office eight years; has practiced patent law in Cleveland for over ten years; member firm of Fonts & Hull, patent lawyers; member firm of Bates, Fouts & Hull, patent lawyers; senior member present firm of Hull & Smith, patent lawyers; vice pres. The Perfection Spring Co., also director; see ‘y and director The U. S. Elastic Fiber Co.; pres. and director The Engine Holdings Co.; vice pres. and director The Goby Engine Co..; member Society Automobile Engineers, Woodward Lodge, F. & A. M., Cleveland Chapter, Oriental Commandery, Lake Erie Consistory, Al Koran Shrine; member Chamber of Commerce, Athletic and Euclid Clubs. Recreation: Golf.