Joseph M. Scruggs (May 30, 1888 – March 20, 1964) was a provincial politician from Alberta, Canada. He served as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1959 to 1963 sitting with the Social Credit caucus in government.
Joseph M. Scruggs
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta|
June 18, 1959 – June 17, 1963
|Preceded by||New district|
|Succeeded by||Ernest Lee|
|Born||May 30, 1888|
|Died||March 20, 1964(aged 75)|
|Political party||Social Credit|
Scruggs ran for a seat to the Alberta Legislature in the 1959 Alberta general election as a Social Credit candidate in the electoral district of Dunvegan. He defeated three other candidates in a hotly contested race taking just under 40% of the popular vote.
Scruggs retired from provincial office at dissolution of the Assembly in 1963.
- "Dunvegan results 1959". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved April 22, 2010.