Force, 1949-52. Member, American and Maryland State
Bar Associations; Maryland Trial Lawyers Association.
Listed in "Who's Who in Colleges and Universities; president,
senior class, Western Maryland College; fraternity presi-
dent, Western Maryland College. County Attorney, Gar-
rett County, 1966-82.
JAMES N. VAUGHAN. District 10, District Court of
Maryland, 1982. Born in Wilmington, Delaware, De-
cember 29, 1934. University of Baltimore, A. A., 1954;Mt.
Vernon Law School, LL.B., 1960. Admitted to Maryland
Bar, 1960. Served in U.S. Army, 1957; Maryland National
Guard, 1957-63. Member, American, Maryland State and
Howard County Bar Associations. Deputy State's Attor-
ney, Howard County, 1966; assistant county solicitor,
Howard County, 1967-73; examiner for Howard County
Circuit Court, 1967-70. Member, Democratic State Cen-
tral Committee, Howard County, 1970-74.
CORNELIUS J. VAUGHEY. District 6, District Court
of Maryland, 1984. Born in Far Rockaway, New York,
August 16,1938. Villanova University, B.S. in Economics,
1961; University of Maryland School of Law, LL.B.,
1965. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1968. Member, Mont-
gomery County Bar Association. Law clerk for Judge
Walter H. Moorman, Circuit Court, Montgomery County,
1968-69. Member, Board of Appeals, City of Rockville,
1973-76 (chairman, 1974). Domestic Relations Master,
Circuit Court, Montgomery County, 1980-84.
BLANCHE G. WAHL. District 1, District Court of
Maryland, 1977. Born in Staten Island, New York,
September 19,1917. Attended New York public schools;
Brooklyn College of the City University of New York;
Brooklyn Law School of St. Lawrence University, LL.B.,
1938. Admitted to the New York Bar, 1939; Maryland
Bar, 1952. Member, Maryland State and Baltimore City
Bar Associations. Assistant City Solicitor and Chief City
Solicitor, Baltimore City Solicitor's Office, 1957-77.
GERARD WM. WITTSTADT. District 8, District
Court of Maryland, 1976. Born in Baltimore, March
25, 1932. Mt. St. Joseph's High School; University of
Maryland, A.B., 1954; University of Maryland School of
Law, J.D., 1957. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1957.
Served in U.S. Marine Corps. Member, American, Mary-
land State and Baltimore County Bar Associations. Uni-
versity of Maryland Law Review. Former assistant attorney
general of Maryland and assistant public defender of
SYLVANIA W. WOODS. District 5, District Court of
Maryland, 1976. Born in Fort Gaines, Georgia, August
4, 1927. Attended public schools in Fort Gaines; Morris
Brown College, Atlanta, B.A., 1949; Atlanta University;
American University School of Law, J.D., 1960. Admitted
to Maryland Bar, 1969. Served in U.S. Navy. Member,
Washington, District of Columbia and Prince George's
County Bar Associations. Vice-chairman, Prince George's
County Democratic Party; regional vice-chairman, Mary-
land State Democratic Party, 1974-76; judge advocate,
American Legion, Department of Maryland, 1975.
DAVID W. YOUNG. District 1, District Court of Mary-
land, 1985. Born in Hagerstown, August 26,1951. North
Hagerstown High School; Hagerstown Junior College,
AA., 1971; University of Maryland Baltimore County,B.A.,
1974; University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 1977.
Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1980. Member, American, Bal-
timore City and Monumental City Bar Associations. Legal
Reporter, Baltimore County Commission on Charter Revi-
sion, 1977. AssistantCitySolicitor,BaltimoreCity, 1980-85.
Member, Selective Service System Local Board, 1980.
Named one of the outstanding young men of America by
National Jaycees, 1979. Recipient, Baltimore City Police
Dept. commendation, 1981; certificate of appreciation, Bal-
timore Chapter, American Red Cross, 1984; Baltimore City
Board of Estimates commendation, 1985.