Monthly Archives: November 2019

Eastern Shore Celebration Series Senator Fred Malkus

A member of the Maryland General Assembly for some 48 years, Senator Frederick Malkus truly left his mark on Annapolis and on his home, Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Born in 1913, Malkus would be a product of Dorchester County Public Schools then Western Maryland College and a tour of duty in World War II before making […]

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Eastern Shore Celebration Series Senator Elroy Boyer

A Delegate, a Senator, an Attorney, and a Circuit Court Judge, Elroy Boyer truly lived a life of service to Maryland’s Eastern Shore and to his home of Kent County. Born in Hagerstown, Boyer would gradually make his way to the Eastern Shore moving with his family and attending public schools in both Hagerstown and […]

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Eastern Shore Celebration Series Senator Harry Hughes

First elected to the Maryland House of Delegates in 1954, Harry Roe Hughes would represent Maryland’s Eastern Shore and serve the State of Maryland over parts of four decades. A native Eastern Shoreman, Hughes was born in Easton on November 13, 1926 where he would initially build his life and career. He would serve in […]

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Eastern Shore Celebration Series Senator Jim Mathias

A member of the Maryland General Assembly from 2007-2019, Jim Mathias would represent Maryland’s Eastern Shore as a State Senator from 2011-2019 and as a State Delegate from 2007-2011. Born in Baltimore in 1951, Mathais would attend Calvert Hall High School before making his way to the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC). He’d graduate […]

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Eastern Shore Celebration Series Senator Walter Baker

Elected to the Maryland Senate in 1978, Senator Walter Baker represented Maryland’s Upper Eastern Shore including Cecil, Caroline, Kent, Queen Anne’s, and Talbot Counties from 1979 until 2003. A native son of Cecil County, Baker was born in Port Deposit in 1927. Ultimately a lawyer by profession, his was a true story of living the […]

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