Second Appellate Circuit: E. Scott Moore; Harry
Third Appellate Circuit: Gloria Cole; James J.
Fourth Appellate Circuit: John M. Sine, Andrew
L. Haislip, Jr.
Fifth Appellate Circuit: George W. Settle; James
Sixth Appellate Circuit: Robert J. Thieblot; one
TRIAL COURTS JUDICIAL
First Judicial Circuit:
John R. Purnell, Chairperson
Lionel Bennett, Harland Cottman, Calvin S.
Dean, Harold B. Gordy, Jr., Charles E.
Hearne, Jr., Walter Jones, Richard M. Mat-
thews, Norman Polk, Vaughan E. Richardson,
Herman J. Stevens, Audrey Stewart, Henry P.
Second Judicial Circuit:
Doris P. Scott, Chairperson
J. Howard Anthony, Davis C. Bryan, Robert E.
Bryson, Ernest S. Cookerly, L. dark Ewing,
Hugh M. Gordy, Roland C. Kent, Joseph H.
McLain, James 0. Pippin, Jr., Grace McCool,
Frank C. Sherrard, one vacancy.
Third Judicial Circuit:
James J. Cook, Chairperson
Louis Akers, Thomas Bodie, Alfred L. Brennan,
Eddie C. Brown, Selena Gaskins, Francis N.
Iglehart, J. Earle Plumhoff, Robert Plummer,
Benedict A. Pokrywka, Richard A. Reid, Sarah
Fourth Judicial Circuit:
F. Perry Smith, Jr., Chairperson
Thomas N. Berry, W. Kennedy Boone III, Irving
M. Einbinder, Anne L. Gormer, William L.
Huff, Dorothy Lueba, Joseph H. McElwee,
David H. Miller, M.D., W. Dwight Stover,
Lilliam Tumbusch, John H. Urner.
Judicial Units, Boards, and Commissions
Fifth Judicial Circuit:
Lewis Straughn Nippard, Chairperson
Richard G. Anderson, James K. Carmody, Wil-
liam B. Dulany, Thomas A. Garland, Shirley
Hager Hobbs, Martin B. Lessans, Walter E.
Morgan, George Pettigrew, Marion Satter-
thwaite, Ruth Uhrig, John B. Wright, Thomas
Sixth Judicial Circuit:
Alfred L. Scanlan, Chairperson
Albert D. Brault, Joseph P. Burke, William M.
Canby, Virginia Lewis, Susan P. Messitte,
Miriam S. Raff, Donald B. Rice, Herbert L.
Rollins, Roger W. Titus, James T. Wharton,
Charles F. Wilding.
Seventh Judicial Circuit:
James C. Chapin, Chairperson
Thomas Amenta, Paul J. Bailey, Warren E. Bar-
ley, Shirley E. Colleary, Annette Funn, Rev.
Andrew Johnson, Thomas F. Mudd, John
Knight Parlett, Ralph W. Powers, Jr., Thomas
L. Starkey, Richard H. Sothoron, Jr., Benjamin
Eighth Judicial Circuit:
Shale D. Stiller, Chairperson
Dr. Pearl Cole Brackett, Kathleen O'Ferrall
Friedman, Andrew Jay Graham, Antonia
Keane, Theodore S. Miller, Leroy W. Preston,
George L. Russell, Jr., Travis W. Vauls, Walter
Vickers, Jr., William H. C. Wilson, Dr. M.
Gordon Wolman, one vacancy.
By Executive Orders of July 6, 1970, and July
17, 1970, respectively, the Governor of Maryland
created the Governor's Commission on Appellate
Judicial Selection and the Governor's Commis-
sions on Trial Court Judicial Selection.
On December 18, 1974, the Governor issued an
Executive Order restructuring the eight Trial
Court Judicial Nominating Commissions and the
Appellate Court Judicial Nominating Commis-
sion. Most of the changes included in the 1974
Order were based on recommendations made by
the Maryland State Bar Association, Inc.
An additional change directly effecting the Ad-
ministrative Office of the Courts was the designa-