|United States Senator
April 5, 1928 – December 14, 1928
|Preceded by||Frank B. Willis|
|Succeeded by||Theodore E. Burton|
March 8, 1878|
Putnam County, Ohio
|Died||August 17, 1929
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He graduated from high school at Pandora, Ohio, and from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1903, when he gave the commencement oration. He was later that year named superintendent of schools at Woodsfield, Ohio. He graduated from Western Reserve University Law School. He also studied briefly at the University of Michigan.
Locher served in various capacities as a prosecutor and public solicitor, as well as law professor in Cleveland, Ohio during the 1910s and 1920s. He was appointed to the U.S. Senate on April 5, 1928 upon the death of Senator Frank B. Willis. Locher served until December 14, 1928, having lost a bid for the nomination in a special election to fill the remainder of Willis's term.
- Burns, James J (1905). Educational History of Ohio, etc. Historical Publishing Company. p. 689.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
|United States Senate|
Frank B. Willis
|United States Senator (Class 3) from Ohio
Theodore E. Burton