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APPENDIX IV

Biographical Information and Acknowledgments

MEMBERS OF COMMISSION
The Honorable Earl Warren, Chief Justice of the United States,
was born in Los Angeles, Calif., on March 19, 1891. He graduated
from the University of California with B.L. and J.D. degrees, and was
admitted to the California bar in 1914. Chief Justice Warren was
attorney general of California from 1939 to 1943. From 1943 to 1953
he was Governor of California and in September 1953 was appointed
by President Eisenhower to be the Chief Justice of the United States.
The Honorable Richard B. Russell was born in Winder, Ga., on
November 2, 1897. He received his B.L. degree from the University
of Georgia in 1918 and his LL.B. from Mercer University in 1957.
Senator Russell commenced the practice of law in Winder, Ga., in
1918, became county attorney for Barrow County, Ga., and was a
member of the Georgia House of Representatives from 1921 to 1931.
He was Governor of Georgia from 1931 to 1933, was elected to the U.S.
Senate in January 1933 to fill a vacancy, and has been Senator from
Georgia continuously since that date.
The Honorable John Sherman Cooper was born in Somerset, KY.,
on August 23,190l. He attended Centre College, Kentucky, received
his A.B. degree from Yale College in 1923, and attended Harvard Law
School from 1923 to 1925. Senator Cooper has been a member of the
House of Representatives of the Kentucky General Assembly, a county
judge and circuit judge in Kentucky, and is now a member of the U.S.
Senate, where he has served, though not continuously, for 12 years.
He was a delegate to the Fifth, Sixth, and Seventh Sessions of the
General Assembly of the United Nations, an advisor to the Secretary
of State in 1950 at meetings of the North Atlantic Treaty Organiza-
tion, and Ambassador to India and Nepal in 1955-56. He served in
the 3d U.S. Army in World War II in Europe, and after the war
headed the reorganization of the German judicial system in Bavaria.
The Honorable Hale Boggs was born in Long Beach, Miss., on
February 15,1914. He graduated from Tulane University with a B.A.
degree in 1935 and received his LL.B. in 1937. He was admitted to
the Louisiana bar in 1937 and practiced law in New Orleans. Repre-
sentative Boggs was elected to the 77th Congress of the United States
and in World War II was an officer of the U.S. Naval Reserve and
of the Maritime Service. He has been a Member of Congress since
1946 when he was elected to represent the Second District, State
of Louisiana, in the 80th Congress, and he is currently the majority
whip for the Democratic Party in the House of Representatives.
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The Honorable Gerald R. Ford was born in Omaha, Nebr., on
July 14,1913. He graduated from the University of Michigan with
a B.A. degree in 1935 and from Yale University Law School with an
LL.B. degree in 1941. Representative Ford was admitted to the
Michigan bar in 1941. He was first elected to Congress in 1948 and has
been reelected to each succeeding Congress. He served 47 months in
the U.S. Navy during World War II. Represemative Ford was
elected in January 1963 the chairman of the House Republican
Conference.
The Honorable Allen W. Dulles was born in Watertown, N.Y., on
April 7, 1893. He received his B.A. degree from Princeton in 1914,
his M.A. in 1916, his LL.B. from George Washington University
in 1926, and LL.D. degrees. Mr. Dulles entered the diplomatic service
of the United States in 1916 and resigned in 1926 to take up law prac-
tice in New York City. In 1953 Mr. Dulles was appointed Director of
Central Intelligence and served in that capacity until 1961.
The Honorable John J. McCloy was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on
March 31, 1895. He received an A.B. degree, cum laude, from Am-
herst College in 1916; LL.B. from Harvard, and LL.D. from Amherst
College. He was admitted to the New York bar in 1921 and is now
a member of the firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy. He
was Assistant Secretary of War from April 1941 to November 1945.
Mr. McCloy was President of the World Bank from 1947 to 1949
and U.S. Military Governor and High Commissioner for Germany .
from 1949 to 1952. He has been coordinator of U.S. disarmament
activities since 1961.

GENERALCOUNSEL
J. Lee Rankin was born in Hartington, Nebr., on July 8,1907. He
received his A.B. degree from the University of Nebraska in 1928
and his LL.B. in 1930 from the University of Nebraska Law School.
He was admitted to the Nebraska bar in 1930 and practiced law in
Lincoln, Nebr., until January 1953 when he was appointed by Presi-
dent Eisenhower to be the assistant attorney general in charge of the
Office of Legal Counsel in the Department of Justice. In August
1956 President Eisenhower appoint.ed Mr. Rankin to be the Solicitor
General of t.he United States. Since January 1961 Mr. Rankin has
been in private practice in New York City. He accepted the appoint-
ment as General Counsel for the Presidents Commission on the
Assassination of President Kennedy on December 8,1963.

ASSISTANT COUNSEL
Francis W. H. Adams was born in Mount Vernon, N.Y., on June 26,
1904. He graduated from Williams College with an A.B. degree, and
received his LL.B. degree from Fordham Law School in 1928. Mr.
Adams has acted as chief assistant U.S. attorney in New York, special
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assistant to the U.S. Attorney General, and as an arbitrator for the
War Labor Board. In 1954 and 1955 he served as police commissioner
of New York City. Mr. Adams is a member of the New York and
Washington law firm of Satterlee, Warfield & Stephens.
Joseph A. Ball was born in Stuart, Iowa, on December 16,1902. He
received his B.A. degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebr.,
and his LL.B. degree from the University of Southern California in
1927. Mr. Ball teaches criminal law and procedure at the University
of Southern California. He is a member of the U.S. Judicial Confer-
ence Advisory Committee on Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure.
Mr. Ball is a member of the firm of Ball, Hunt & Hart, Long Beach
and Santa Ana, Calif.
David W. Belin was born in Washington, D.C., on June 20, 1928.
He is a graduate of the TJniversity of Michigan, where he earned three
degrees with high distinction : A.B. (1951)) M. Bus. Adm. (1953)) and
J.D. (1954). At the University of Michigan he was Fociate editor
of the Michigan Law Review. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and
the Order of the Coif. He is a member of the law firm of Herrick,
Langdon, Sandblom & Belin, Des Moines, Iowa.
William T. Coleman, Jr., was born in Germantown, Philadelphia,
Pa., on July 7,192O. He graduated from the University of Pennsyl-
vania in 1941 with an A.B. degree, summa cum laude, received his
LL.B. in 1946, magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School and
served as an editor of the Harvard Law Review. From 1947 to 1948
he served as law clerk to Judge Herbert F. Goodrich, U.S. Court of
Appeals for the Third Circuit, and during the 194849 term of the
U.S. Supreme Court, as law clerk to Justice Felix Frankfurter. Mr.
Coleman has served as a special counsel for the city of Philadelphia
and has been a consultant with the U.S. Arms Control and Disarm-
ament Agency since January 1963. He is a member of the law firm
of Dilworth, Paxson, Kalish, Kohn & Dilks, Philadelphia, Pa.
Melvin A. Eisenberg was born in New York City on December 3,
1934. He was graduated from Columbia College, A.B., summa cum
. laude, in 1956, and from Harvard Law School, LL.B., summa cum
laude, in 1959. Mr. Eisenberg is a. member of Phi Beta Kappa, and
served as an editor of the Harvard Law Review. He is associated
wit.h the law firm of Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler in
New York City.
Burt W. Griffin was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on August 19, 1932.
He received his B.A. degree, cum laude, from Amherst College in
1954, and LL.B. from Yale University Law School in 1959. He was
note and comment editor of the Yale Law Journal. During 1959-60
Mr. Griffin served as law clerk to Judge George T. Washington of
the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. From
1960 to 1962 Mr. Griffin &as an assistant U.S. attorney for the north-
ern district of Ohio, and since 1962 he has been associated with the
firm of MacDonald, Hopkins $ Hardy, Cleveland, Ohio.
Leon D. Hubert, Jr., was born in New Orleans, La., July 1, 1911.
He received his A.B. degree from Tulane University in 1932, and
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LL.B. from Tulane in 1934. He was associate editor of the Tulane
Law Review, and a member of Phi Beta Kappa and the Order of the
Coif. Mr. Hubert was assistant U.S. attorney for the eastern district
of Louisiana, 193446, and a professor of law at Tulane University,
1942-60. He has worked with the Louisiana State Law Institute on
the revision of statutes and on the codes of civil and criminal pro-
cedure. Mr. Hubert is a member of the law firm of Hubert, Baldwin
& Zibilich, New Orleans, La.
Albert E. Jenner, Jr., was born in Chicago, Ill., on June 20, 1907.
He received his law degree from the University of Illinois in 1930.
He is a member of the Order of the Coif. In 1956 and 1957 Mr. Jenner
served as a special assistant attorney general of Illinois in the investi-
gation of fraud in the ofice of the auditor of public accounts of the
State of Illinois. Mr. Jenner is a Commissioner on Uniform State
Laws, a member of the U.S. Judicial Conference Advisory Commit-
tee on Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and vice chairman of the
Joint Committee for the Effective Administration of Justice. He iS
a former professor of law at the Northwestern University School of
Law. Mr. Jenner is a member of the law firm of Raymond, Mayer,
Jenner & Block, Chicago, Ill.
Wesley J. Liebeler was born in Langdon, N. Dak., on May 9,193l.
He received his B.A. degree from Macalester College, St. Paul, Minn.,
in 1953 and graduated, cum laude, from the University of Chicago
Law School in 1957. He was a managing editor of the University of
Chicago Law Review and is a member of the Order of the Coif. Mr.
Liebeler is associated with the law firm of Carter, Ledyard & Milburn,
New York City.
Norman Redlich was born in New York City on November 12,1925.
He received his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Williams College
in 1947, his LL.B., cum laude, from Yale Law School in 1950, and
LL.M. (Taxation) in 1955 from t.he New York University School of
Law. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and the Order of the Coif,
and was executive editor of the Yale Law Journal. Mr. Redlich is
Professor of Law at the New York University School of Law, and is
editor in chief of the Tax Law Review, New York University.
W. David Slawson was born in. Grand Rapids, Mich., on June 2,
1931. He received his A.B. degree, summa cum l,aude, from Amherst
College in 1953, and M.A. from Princeton University in 1954. Mr.
Slawson received his LL.B., magna cum laude, from Harvard Univer-
sity in 1959. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and was a note
editor of the Harvard Law Review. Mr. Slawson is a member of
the law firm of Davis, Graham & Stubbs, Denver, Colo.
Arlen Specter was born in Wichita, Kans., on February 12, 1930.
He received his B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania in
1951, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, and received his
LL.B. from Yale Law School in 1956. He was an editor of the Yale
Law Journal. Mr. Specter was an mciate of the law firm of
Dechert, Price & Rhoads in Philadelphia from 1956 to 1959, and from
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office. Mr. Specter is a member of the firm of Specter & Katz, Phil-
adelphia, Pa.
Samuel A. Stern was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on January 21,1929.
He graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania with
an A.B. in 1949. In 1952 he received his LL.B., magna cum laude, from
Harvard Law School, and was developments editor of the Harvard
Law Review. Mr. Stern served as law clerk to Chief Judge Calvert
Magruder, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit., during 1954-55
and was law clerk to Chief Justice Earl Warren during 1955-56. He
is a member of the law firm of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, Wash-
ington, D.C.
Howard P. Willens was born in Oak Park, Ill., on May 27, 1931.
He received his B.A. degree, with high distinction, from the Uni-
versity of Michigan in 1953 and his LL.B. from Yile Law School in
1956. Mr. Willens is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and was an editor
of the Yale Law Journal. He was associated with the law firm of
Kirkland, Ellis, Hodson, Chaffetz & Masters, Washington, DC., until
1961, when he was appointed Second Assistant in the Criminal Divi-
sion of the U.S. Department of Justice.

STAFF MEMBERS
Philip Barson was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on May 2, 1912. He
received his Bachelor of Science of Commerce, from Temple Univer-
sity, Philadelphia, in 1934. Mr. Barson has been employed by the
Internal Revenue Service, Intelligence Division, Philadelphia, since
September 1948, first fls a special agent and since 1961 has been group
supervisor. Mr. Barson is a certified public accountant from the Com-
monwealth of Pennsylvania.
Edward A. Conroy was born in Albany, N.Y., on March 20, 1920.
He attended Brooklyn Polytechnical Institute and Benjamin Frank-
lin University, Washington, D.C. Mr. Conroy joined the Internal
Revenue Service as a revenue officer in 1946. After acting as executive
assistant to the assistant regional inspector, Boston, Mass., Mr. Conroy
became senior inspector in the Planning and Programing Branch of
the Internal Security Division, Inspection, of the Internal Revenue
Service. He currently occupies that position.
John Hart Ely was born in New York City on December 3, 1938.
He graduated, summa cum laude, from Princeton University in 1960,
and from Yale Law School, magna cum laude, in 1963. He was note
and comment editor of the Yale Law Journal. He is a member of the
Phi Beta Kappa and the Order of the Coif. During the 1964-65
term Mr. Ely will serve as law clerk to Chief Justice Warren.
Alfred Goldberg was born in Baltimore, Md., on December 23,
1918. He received his A.B. degree from Western Maryland College
in 1938, and his Ph. D. from the Johns Hopkins University in 1950.
After 4 years service with the U.S. Army, Dr. Goldberg became
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of the Current History Branch. In 1962-63 he was a visiting Ameri-
can fellow, Kings College, University of London, and since his
return has been senior historian, U.S. Air Force Historical Division.
Dr. Goldberg is the author or editor of several publications on histori-
cal subjects and is a contributor to Encyclopedia Britannica and the
World Book.
Murray J. Laulicht was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on May 12,194O.
He received his B.A. in 1961 from Yeshiva College, and received his
LL.B. degee, summa cum laude, from Columbia University School of
Law in 1964. He was notes and comments editor of the Columbia Law
Review. During 1964-65 Mr. Laulicht will clerk for Senior Judge
Harold R. Medina of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second
Circuit.
Arthur K. Marmor was born in New York City on December 5,
1915. He received a B.S.S. degree from the College of the City of
New York in 1937 and an A.M. degree from Columbia University in
1940. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II. Mr. Marmor
has been historian for the Departments of Interior, Army, and Air
Force, and Chief, Editorial Services Branch, Department of State.
He has also taught for the American University and the University
of Maryland. Mr. Marmor has contributed to numerous Government
publications and has been in charge of the editing of historical and
legal volumes. At present he is a historian for the Department of
the Air Force.
Richard M. Mosk was born in Los Angeles, Calif., on May X3,1939.
He graduated from Stanford University, with great distinction, in
1960 and from Harvard Law School, cum laude, in 1963. Mr. Mosk
is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. During the 1964-65 term of the
California Supreme Court Mr. Mosk will clerk for Justice Mathew
Tobriner.
John J. OBrien was born in Somerville, Mass., on September 11,
1919. Mr. OBrien received his B.B.A. degree in law and business,
cum laude! from Northeastern University, Boston, Mass. He re-
received his M.A. degree in the field of governmental administra-
tion from George Washington University, Washington, D.C., and in
1941 joined the Bureau of Internal Revenue. After service in the
U.S. Coast Guard, Mr. OBrien resumed his work as an Internal
Revenue Service investigator, and is currently the Assistant Chief
of the Inspection Services Investigations Branch, in the National 05ce
of Internal Revenue.
Stuart R. Pollak was born in San Pedro, Calif., on August 24,1937.
He received his B.A. degree from Stanford University, with great
distinction, in 1959, and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Mr. Pol-
lak obtained his LL.B., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School
in 1962, where he was book review and legislation editor of the Har-
vard Law Review. During the 1963-64 term Mr. Pollak was law
clerk to Justices Stanley Reed and Harold Burton. Mr. Pollak is a
staff assistant in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of
Justice.
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Alfredda Scobey was born in Kankakee, 111. She received her A.B.
degree from American University, Washington, D.C., in 1933, studied
law at John Marshall Law School, Atlanta! Ga., and was admitted
to the Georgia bar in 1945. Miss Scobey did graduate study at the
National University of Mexico, at Duke University, and at Emory
University, Atlanta. She practiced law from 1945 to 1949 in Atlanta
and since 1949 has been a law assistant in the Court of Appeals,
Georgia.
Charles N. Shaffer, Jr., was born in New York City on June 8,1932.
He attended Fordham College in 1951 and received his LL.B. from the
Fordham University School of Law in 1957. From 1958 to 1959 Mr.
Shaffer was associated with the law firm of Chadburn, Parke, White-
side & Wolff, New York City. He was assistant U.S. attorney in the
southern district of New York from 1959 to 1961, when he was ap-
pointed Special Trial Attorney in the Criminal and Tax Divisions
of the U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.
Lloyd L. Weinreb was born in New York City on October 9,1936.
He received B.A. degrees from Dartmouth College, summa cum laude,
in 1957, and from the University of Oxford in 1959. He received his
LL.B., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School in 1962. He
was case editor of the Harvard Law Review. During the 1963-64
term Mr. Weinreb was law clerk to Justice John M. Harlan. Mr.
Weinreb is a staff assistant in the Criminal Division of the U.S.
Department of Justice.
Acknowledgments
During the taking of testimony in various parts of the United States,
the Commission was greatly assisted by the offices of numerous U.S. at-
t,orneys of the Department of Justice. The Commission would like to
acknowledge its gratitude for this assistance and thank in particular
Harold Barefoot Sanders, Jr., U.S. attorney for the northern district
of Texas, and his conscientious assistant, Martha Joe Stroud.
In addition the Commission wishes to thank the following lawyers,
secretaries, and clerks for their unstinting efforts on behalf of the
Commission :

Sheila Adams Paul Dodyk


Stephen R. Barnett Charlee Dianne Duke
Thomas D. Barr Julia T. Eide
Miriam A. Bottum Josephine M. Farrar
Stephen G. Breyer William T. Finley, Jr.
Patrick 0. Burns Dennis M. Flannery
Charlene Chardwell James C. Gaither
Anne M. Clark Stephen R. Goldstein
Jonathan M. Clark Patricia E. Gormley
George C. Cochran Jeanne C. Hauer
Betty Jean Compton Beverly A. Heckman
Francine Davis Sadie M. Hennigan
Viola C. Davis Lela B. Hewlett
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Elaine Johnson James H. Pipkin, Jr.
Vivian Johnson S. Paul Posner
Pearl G. Kamber Douglas Prather
Sharon Kegarise Monroe Price
Adele W. Lippard Lucille Ann Robinson
David T. Luhm Suzanne Ralston
Ella M. McCall Mary Ann Rowcotslq
Louise S. McKenzie Carolyn A. Schweinsberg
Michael W. Maupin Ruth D. Shirley
Jean H. Millard Ray Shurtleff
Seresa Mintor Helen Tarko
Maurice Moore Jane M. Vida
Mary L. Norton Jay Vogelson
Vaughnie Perry Anne V. Welsh
Jane W. Peter Margaret C. Yager
Edward R. Pierpoint

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