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Lawyer , union official

James Blaine Cobb, American lawyer, union official. Member Urban League, N.A.A.C.P., District of Columbia Bar Association, Omega Psi Phi.; Mason, Elk.

Background

Cobb, James Blaine was born on November 12, 1903 in Durham, North Carolina, United States. Son of James and Mary (Cox) Cobb.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Howard U., 1926, Bachelor of Laws, 1947.

Career

Staff Library of Congress, 1926-1931. Clerk Post Office Department, 1931-1953. Admitted to District of Columbia Bar, 1948, since practiced in District of Columbia.

With National Alliance of Postal Employees, 1931-1961, president, 1953-1961.

Membership

Member Urban League, N.A.A.C.P., District of Columbia Bar Association, Omega Psi Phi. Mason, Elk.

Connections

Married Leona M. Cobb, September 2, 1926. Children: James W., Bessie Cobb, Howard, Joan.

father:
James Cobb

mother:
Mary (Cox) Cobb

spouse:
Leona M. Cobb

children:
James W. Cobb

Bessie Cobb

Howard Cobb

Joan Cobb