Oral history interview with L. DeWitt Hale, 1967 December 19. (Book, 1967) [WorldCat.org]
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Oral history interview with L. DeWitt Hale, 1967 December 19.

Author: L DeWitt Hale; E Dale Odom; Texas Political History Oral History Project.; North Texas State University. Oral History Collection.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Interview with L. DeWitt Hale, an attorney and a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives from Corpus Christi (1939-1940; 1953-1962; 1964-1967). Hale gives biographical information and talks about his decision to enter politics, the influence of lobbyists, revenue legislation, changes in the House rules, the evolution of House membership, and he comments on Governor John Connally, Lieutenant Governor  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Oral history
Political oral history
Named Person: John Bowden Connally; Preston Smith; Ben F Barnes; Allan Shivers; Price Daniel; L DeWitt Hale; L DeWitt Hale; Ben F Barnes; John Bowden Connally; Price Daniel; Allan Shivers; Preston Smith
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: L DeWitt Hale; E Dale Odom; Texas Political History Oral History Project.; North Texas State University. Oral History Collection.
OCLC Number: 148016642
Notes: Interview conducted in 1967 for the Texas Political History Oral History Project. Interviewer: Dr. E. Dale Odom.
Description: 106 leaves ; 29 cm

Abstract:

Interview with L. DeWitt Hale, an attorney and a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives from Corpus Christi (1939-1940; 1953-1962; 1964-1967). Hale gives biographical information and talks about his decision to enter politics, the influence of lobbyists, revenue legislation, changes in the House rules, the evolution of House membership, and he comments on Governor John Connally, Lieutenant Governor Preston Smith, and Speaker Ben Barnes. He also comments on former governors Allen Shivers and Price Daniels, the one-year versus two-year budget, his position on annual legislative sessions, constitutional revision, and higher education.

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