Oregon Republican League:
Republican League Register of Oregon, The Register Publishing Company, 1896, page 205.
EHLEN, LORENZ V., of Salem, was born in Shelby County, Mississippi, May 8, 1859, and came to Oregon in 1863. He settled on a farm near Aurora, Marion County. He has taken an active part in politics for many year, having been a delegate to conventions frequently, and an earnest member of Republican Clubs. In 1894 he was elected County Clerk of Marion County, and is again the party nominee for that office, having made a record for efficiency that won him renomination.