Martin Joseph Wade by Karl A. Buehr. 1861-1931. Lawyer, teacher, judge, author. Born in Burlington, Vermont, October 20, 1861. Removed to Iowa at an early age. Practiced law in Iowa City, Iowa, 1886-1893. Lecturer in Law Department, State University of Iowa, 1891-1903. Judge, District Court, 1893-1903. Professor of medical jurisprudence at University of Iowa, 1895-1905. United States Congressman, 1903-1905. Judge, United States District Court, 1915-1931. Author of articles on government. Died in Los Angeles, California, April 16, 1931.