U.S. Army Reserve, 1938-1942
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1944-1946
Special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1940-1944
Private practice, Gadsden, Alabama, 1946-1951
Lecturer, University of Alabama Gadsden Center, 1948-1966
Judge, Alabama Circuit Court, Sixteenth Judicial Circuit, 1951-1966; presiding judge, 1953-1966
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