Sanford: Judge Harry Wellford left a legacy of leadership in politics and the law

By , Daily Memphian Published: April 30, 2021 3:13 PM CT
Otis Sanford
Daily Memphian

Otis Sanford

Otis Sanford holds the Hardin Chair of Excellence in Journalism and Strategic Media at the University of Memphis and is the political analyst and commentator for WATN ABC24 News. Contact him at 901-678-3669 or at o.sanford@memphis.edu. Follow him on Twitter @otissanford.

The judge deserves to be remembered as one of the most consequential public figures in Memphis during the second half of the 20th century, says Otis Sanford.

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Judge Harry Wellford Buck Wellford Lt. George Washington Lee Howard Baker Winfield Dunn Prince Mongo Maxine Smith Mark Vorder-Bruegge Jr.

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