Private practice, Alamance County, North Carolina, 1941-1942, 1946-1964
U.S. Army, 1942-1946
North Carolina National Guard commanding officer, 1946-1947
Solicitor, Alamance County, North Carolina, 1947-1954
County attorney, Alamance County, North Carolina, 1954-1964
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