30 May 2012

Judge Quentin Corley

Quentin Durward Corley, Sr. (January 21, 1884 - April 22, 1980) was a Texas circuit judge. On September 18, 1905 in Utica, New York he was in a railroad accident and lost both hands and one arm and shoulder. Within two years he invented and patented an artificial limb.
Info from Wikipedia, via Vintage Photography.


  1. wouldn't for sure; thanks to you, we know;
    I am impressed, really

  2. A man able to turn all the lemons life threw at him into the finest lemonade.


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