Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Committees - Committee overview


Poet Laureate Selection, Special - 52nd R.S. (1951)

Committee Members
William Raleigh Chambers
Grady Hazlewood
Preston P. Mangum
Warren Swann McDonald
Joe Russell
Doyle Willis
Charges
• Appoint and designate some outstanding and recognized poet who is a citizen of Texas, who shall be Poet Laureate of the State of Texas for a period of two years from such appointment and designation.

Note:
Appointed by Lieutenant Governor 5/7/1951 and Speaker 4/10/1951, pursuant to SCR 25.

Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.