H.C. Curry  (b. February 19, 1907) served as a Democrat on the Ann Arbor City Council representing Ward 1 from April 1965 to April 1971.  Curry worked as a carpenter in Arkansas, Kansas, Washington, Ohio, and Pennsylvania before settling in Ann Arbor in 1946.  In April 1970, he was elected mayor pro-tem in a unanimous vote of the council, succeeding LeRoy A. Cappaert, who lost his bid for re-election..


Oral History of Curry starting at 13:50 in this video: http://www.aadl.org/taxonomy/term/3073 

H. C. Curry, Ann Arbor News archives

"H. C. Curry is Mayor Pro Tem", Ann Arbor News archives