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IH DEDICUlii Cumberland University and those who have passed through its doors have played a significant role in the destiny of the Nation as well as the South. Names of its graduates have appeared on the rolls of Congress, the Supreme Court and other divisions of our national and state governments. This honor roll of distinguished graduates serves as a reminder of Cumber- land ' s heritage and as a precedent to us and the many students yet to come. It is a distinct privilege to dedicate the I 955 edition of the PHOENIX to the great men on the Honor Roll for the School of Law. iun D Many of the thousands of graduates of the Cumberland University School of Law have become distinguished in their chosen profession or in some re- lated field, as Indicated in the partial list given below. The list Is by no means complete. Any alumnus or friend who can furnish additional names Is urged to do so. The list does not contain the names of judges of local or county courts, unless such alumni ere distinguished In some other respect. Abernathy, A. J., Chancellor, Tenn. Abernethy, Thomas G., Member of Congress, Miss. Acklen, J. H., Member of Congress. La. Adams Hal W. Judge, Florida Adklns, A. Z., Judge, Florida Allen, A. C, Judge, Texas Allen, Ben, Attorney General, Circuit Judge, Tenn. Allen, Bruce, Assistant Attorney Gen- eral, Texas Allen, George E., former Director of R.F.C., Washington, D.C. Allen, " Private " John, Member of Con- gress, Miss. Allen, M. O., Commissioner of Insur- ance and Banking, Tenn. Allred, James B., Attorney General, Governor, U.S. District Judge, Texas Anderson, George, Judge, Miss. Anderson, Hugh C, Chief Justice, Presiding Judge, Tenn. Anderson, R. S., Judge, Texas Anderson, Walter H., Attorney and Author, Idaho Andrews, W. H., Judge, Texas •Deceased Aralcawa. S., Professor, Imperial Uni- versity, Japan Armstrong, O. K., Member of Con- gress. Mo. Arnett, George T., Judge, Okla. Atchinson, Bryan H., Judge, Texas Adkinson, Richard M., Attorney Gen- eral, Member of Congress, Tenn, Au5t, John R., Chancellor, Tenn. Avery, J. B., Railroad and Public Uiili- ties Commission, Judge Court of Appeals, Tenn. Bailey, Joseph W., U, S. Senator, Texas Barlow, E. C, District Attorney Gen- eral, Miss. Barry, William F. Solicitor General, Tenn. Bate, William B.. U. S. Senator, Tenn. Battle, B. B., Supreme Judge, Ark. Beard, William D., Chief Justice Su- preme Court, Tenn. Beaumont, Campbell, U.S. District Judge, Calif. Bell, B. D., Supreme Judge, Tenn. Bennett, Rysden Tyler, Judge Supreme Court and Member of Congress, N.C, iifi uii Benton, M. E., Member of Congress, Mo. Best, Emory FIsk, Assistant Attorney General, U.S. Department of ihe In- terior, Washington. D.C. BIgham, Knox G., District Attorney General, Tenn, Black, Eugene, Member of Congress. Texas, Judge U.S. Tax Court Blackard, Charles G., Judge, Part II, Davidson County, Tenn. Blackburn, George P., Judge and At- torney General. Texas Blackshear, W. R. Judge, Texas Blair, J. T. Chief Justice Supreme Court, Mo. Blair, James T., Jr., Lieutenant Gov- ernor of Mo. Blair, Sam, Judge, Mo. Bonner. J. W., Judge, Tenn. ' Boulden, Virgil, Justice of Supreme Court of Ala. Bourland, Virgil, Judge, Ark. " Bowman, John B., Attorney General, Tenn. Boyd, Ernest H., Attorney General, Chancellor, Tenn. Brady, Robert S., Judge, Tenn. Branning, Pierre H., Judge, Fla. " Brantley, Theodore. Chief Justice, Mont. Breathett, James, Judge, Ky. Brett, Rutherford, Supreme Judge, Okla. Broadbent, A. B., Judge, Tenn. •Brown, Foster B., Member of Con- gress, Tenn. Brown, H. B. Judge, Tenn. Brown, Joseph, Member of Congress, Tenn.
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.r ii. ' . ■ P r i! Ill ' ' S M DORMITORY Grissim H. Walker became a member of the faculty as Associate Professor of Law, and in September, I 954, Chancellor W. W, hHerron joined the faculty as Professor of Law. In February, 1949, the School of Law of Cumberland University was ap- proved by the American Bar Association, provisional approval having been granted at that time. Full approval was granted by the American Bar Asso- ciation in September of 1952. In November of 1952 the School was regis- tered by the Board of Regents of the State of New York. In December of I 952 the school was granted membership in the Association of American Law Schools. This gained for the school every recognition possible for an Ameri- can law school. FRONT VIEW MEMORIAL HALL
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Browning, Gordon, Member of Con- gress, Governor, Tenn. Buckley, John L., Judge, Miss. Bullock, Ernest L., Judge, Tenn. Burgess, John W., Dean of the School of Law, Columbia University. N.Y. ' Burks, Paul, Judge, Calif. Burleson, Omar, Member of Congress Texas Bushby. Arthur G., Judge, Miss. Butler. M. C, Member of Congress, Tenn. Butler, Robert Reyburn, Member of Congress. Ore. Byrd, A. M. Member of Congress, Miss. Byrd, J. R. Judge, Miss. Caldwell, R. P. Member of Congress, Tenn. Caldwell. W. C. Judge, Supreme Court, Tenn. Caldwell, W. P., Member of Congress, Tenn. Calhoun, Galloway. Assistant Attorney General, Texas Campbell, Raymond C Judge, Tenn. ' Campbell, Alex W., General. Confed- erate Army. Tenn. Carrigan, A. H., Judge, Texas Caruthers,. John, Judge, Okla. Catts, Sydney Y., Governor, Fla. Chelf Frank L., Member of Congress, Ky. Cherry, Lyie B., Judge, Tenn. Clark, C. D., U.S. District Judge, Tenn. Clark. J. W., Supreme Judge, Olcla. Clark, Sydney R., Judge, Court of Civil Appeals, Tenn. Clements. Judson, U.S. Commerce Commission Clemmons, W. F., Member of Con- gress, Aric. Clint, Charles P., Judge, Texas Clouse, Wynn F., Member of Con- gress, Tenn. Coe, J. D., General, Confederate Army. Tenn. Coleman. T. L., Judge, Tenn. Coleman, Warren, Judge, Miss. Collins, Leroy, Governor, Fla. Compton, James C, District Attorney, Justice of State Supreme Court, N. M. Connor. Charles W., Judge, Okla. Conway. J. D., Judge, Ark. Cooper, Jere, Member of Congress, Tenn. Cooper, John S., Chancellor, Tenn. Cox, John C, Counsel, Federal Secur- ity Agency. Mo. Cox, N. N., Member of Congress, Tenn. Deceased Cox, W. R., Mernber of Congress, N.C. Cox, Wayne A., Chancellor, Tenn. Cockrell, Sterling, Judge Supreme Court, Ark. Crowe, Charles C, Governor, N.M. Cummlngs, James, Secretary of State, Tenn. Darr. Leslie, U.S. District Judge, Tenn. Davidson, L. W., Judge, Criminal Court of Appeals, Texas Davis, Will I.. Circuit Judge, Tenn. DeGraffenreid, R. C, Member of Congress, Texas Dews. Richard P., Circuit Judge. Tenn. Dickson, W. A., Judge. Arlc. Douglas, Byrd, Judge, Tenn. Dowell, W. M., Judge, Tenn. Drane, J. A.. Judge, Texas Drane. J. M., Attorney-General. Tenn. DuBose, J. J. Judge. Tenn. Duncan, Parker W., Judge, Tenn. Dunn, J. T., Judge, Miss. Earl, Lucen, Judge, Kans. Earthman, Harold H.. Member of Con- gress, Tenn. East, Edward hi.. Chancellor, Tenn. Edgerton. Graham, Solicitor of U.S. Navy Department Egqieston, E. W.. Attorney General, Commissioner of Highways, Tenn. Elledge, Fred, Jr., United States Dis- trict Attorney, Tenn. Enloe, B. A., Member of Congress, Tenn. Evins, Joe L., Member of Congress, Tenn. Fancher, Frank T., Acting Supreme Judge, Tenn. Farbough, W. W., Acting Supreme Judge, Tenn. Faw, W. W., Presiding Judge of Ap- peals, Tenn. Felts, Sam, Judge, Court of Appeals, Tenn. Fentress, Francis, Jr., Judge, Tenn. Fernandez, A. M., Member of Con- gress, N.M. Ferris, John C, Judge, Tenn. Fite, John A.. Judge, Tenn. Flippin, J. R., Judge, Tenn. Flippin, Thomas S., Judge, Tenn. Ford, Thomas W., Judge, Texas Fort, Dancey, Circuit Judge, Tenn. Fowler, Cody, President of the Ameri- can Bar Association Fowler, Hammond, Chairman Railroad and Public Utilities Commission, Tenn. Fraley, Andrew, Chairman State Ind. Commission, Okla. Frazee, W, D,, Chancellor, Tenn. Fukunoka, Hiel, Professor of Law, Japan Gaines, Reuben R., Chief Justice. Texas Gauz, L, C. Member of Congress, Ark, Geraid, G. B.. Judge, Texas Gibble, J. S., Chancellor, Tenn. Gilreath. Sam B., Author of Revision of Caruthers History of a Lawsuit and former Acting Dean. School of Law, Cumberland University Gill, H. H., Court of Civil Appeals. Texas Gill, W. H.. Judge. Texas Givens, M, C, Judge, Ky. Golladay, E. I.. Member of Con- gress, Tenn. Goodnight, 1. H., Member of Con- gress, Judge, Ky. Gore, T. P., United States Senator. Okla. Green, Grafton, Chief Justice, Tenn. Green, Grant, Judge, Ark. Green, Nathan, Jr., Professor of Lav , Cumberland University, 63 years. Chancellor 33 years Green, Robert B., Judge, Texas Green, Wharton J., Member of Con- gress, N.C. Greever, P. Frank, Judge, Texas Gregory, William Voris, Member of Congress, Ky. Gresham, James M., District Judge. Okla. Grider, J B., Judge, Ky. Guerin, Clarence W., Judge, Calif. Hale. Winfield B., Judge. Court of Appeals, Tenn. Hall, F. P., Judge, Supreme Court, Tenn. Halsell. J. E., Judge, Ky. Hemmerly, Harry A., Judge, Okla. Hammon. E. S., United States District Judge Harmon, Dana, Judge, Tenn, Harreil, L. L., District Attorney, Tenn. Harris, Oren, Member of Congress Ark. Harsh. Thomas, Judge, Tenn. Hart, Chester K., Judge, Tenn. Hart, William H., Judge, Tenn. Harwood, Thomas Everett, Judge, Tenn. Hatch, Carl A., U.S. Senator, Federal District Judge, N.M. Hatton, Robert, General, Confed- erate Army Head, H. O., Judge, Texas Hellman, Stewart, District Attorney. Texas Henderson, De Witt, Chancellor, Tenn.
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