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Michael J. Manley Hon. Michael J. Manley (1896-1973)
Henry Cooper (1907-2003)
Oil on canvas, 1966
53 H x 42 W in.
Presented, May 20, 1976
Donor, Baltimore Bar Association
Owner, Baltimore City Circuit Court
Private Career:
Admitted to the bar, 1919
Private practice with the firm of Harley, Wheltle & Webster, 1921-1946
Public Service:
65th President, Bar Association of Baltimore City, 1943-1944
Associate Judge, Supreme Bench of Baltimore City, 1945-1963
9th Chief Judge, Supreme Bench of Baltimore City, 1963-1967
Appointed to the Supreme Bench of Baltimore City by Governor Herbert R. O'Conor and as Chief Judge by Governor J. Millard Tawes.

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