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Poet Laureate Selection, Special - 65th R.S. (1977)

Committee Members
Grant Jones, Chair
Dave Allred
W.S. 'Bill' Heatly
A.R. 'Babe' Schwartz
W.E. 'Pete' Snelson
Howard Richards
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 the year beginning May 1, 1977, and ending April 30, 1978, and a poet laureate with like qualifications to be designated for the year beginning May 1, 1978 and ending April 30, 1979; in each of these years, an alternate poet laureate shall be named.

Note:
Appointed by Speaker and Lieutenant Governor 5/30/1977, pursuant to HCR 24.

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