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James H. Malone

Oct. 31, 1851 - June 29, 1929

 
 
James H. Malone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 20, 2014
1. James H. Malone Marker
Inscription. The 35th mayor of Memphis, 1906-1910. Author of "The Chickasaw Nation". He shared a legal office on the 11th floor of the exchange building, overlooking Court Square, with his younger brother Walter Malone. Judge of the second circuit court of Shelby County. Walter was a writer and author of the famous poem "Opportunity".

Mayor Malone said, "My greatest regret in leaving this office is the pleasure I have had in watching the pigeons and squirrels in this square. I am glad I have made it possible for them to be fed daily."
 
Erected 1991 by Alba R. Malone.
 
Location. 35° 8.754′ N, 90° 3.078′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on North 2nd Street. Click for map. The marker is located in Court Square. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 128 Court Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Alva Edison (within shouting distance of this marker); WMC Radio Station (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Piggly Wiggly

James H. Malone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 20, 2014
2. James H. Malone Marker
(about 300 feet away); Calvary Protestant Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); Shelby County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Capt. J. Harvey Mathes (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Memphis.
 
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