MARYLAND MANUAL 157.
JOSEPH A. MATTINGLY, Democrat, St. Mary's County; born at
Leonardtown, January 2, 1916. Attended St. Mary's Academy,
Leonard Hall, and the University of Maryland, graduating in 1941.
Admitted to the Bar the same year. Served with the Navy as Lieuten-
ant Commander, 1941-1946. Elected to the House of Delegates, 1946..
BERNARD S. MELNICOVE, Democrat, Baltimore 4th; born in Wash-
ington, D. C., September 2, 1911. Attended the public schools of
Baltimore City, Baltimore City College, and the University of Mary-
land, graduating in 1932. Admitted to the Bar in 1933. Justice of
the Peace, Baltimore, 1936-1938. Member of the House of Delegates
since 1939. Member: Legislative Council and Commission to Study
and Revise the Corporation Laws of Maryland..
WILLIAM A. MENCHINE, Democrat, Baltimore County; born at
Baltimore February 21, 1908. Attended Baltimore City Schools, Balti-
more City College, and the University of Maryland, graduating in
1929. Admitted to the Bar in 1930. Served as Special Agent 40th
Counter Intelligence Corps, 1944-1945. Elected House of Delegates
*HARRY L. MESSICK, Democrat, Wicomico County, born July 22,
1901. Merchant. Elected to the House of Delegates 1942..
EDWARD ROBERT MILANICZ, Democrat, Baltimore, 1st; born at
Baltimore, May 10, 1898. Attended parochial school at Baltimore.
Merchant. Member of the House of Delegates since 1943..
BENJAMIN ALEXANDER MROZINSKI, Democrat, Baltimore 1st; born
at Baltimore, April 18, 1906. Attended parochial school in Baltimore.
Railroad conductor. Elected to House of Delegates 1946..
ROSE MARIE MURPHY, Democrat, Baltimore 2nd; born at Baltimore,
April 18, 1900. Attended parochial school in Baltimore and Notre
Dame College, Baltimore. Housewife. Elected to House of Delegates
1946. President Governor O'Conor Democratic Club of Tenth Ward,
GEORGE TILDEN MURRAY, Democrat, Anne Arundel County; born at
Odenton, September 16, 1876. Attended the public schools of Anne
Arundel County. Farmer. Former Inspector for the Department of
Internal Revenue, 1910-1914. Member of the House of Delegates
1908-1910; elected for present term 1942..
JASPER CLEVELAND MYERS, Republican, Garrett County; born at
Friendsville, Maryland, July 12, 1895. Attended the public schools at
Friendsville and Teachers Training School in that town. Farmer,
proprietor of Feed and General Store. Served with Company G, 79th
Division 1918-1919. Postmaster of Shallmar, Maryland, 1920-1927.
Member of the House of Delegates since 1943..
IRA COOPER NELSON, Republican, Talbot County; born at Trappe,
Maryland, July 11, 1918. Attended the public schools at Trappe and
the Eastern Shore Business College at Cambridge. Auctioneer.
Served as Staff Sergeant with the 115th Infantry, Company I. Dis-
charged as a 1st Lieutenant. Elected to House of Delegates in 1946..
JOHN NAVE NEWCOMER, Republican, Washington County, born at
Beaver Creek, Maryland, September 29, 1894. Attended the public.