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Selected newspaper articles related to Tommy Shannon

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Headline Newspaper Columnist Date
Keep doors open Houston Chronicle  Editorial 03/01/19
Hear that sound? It's the echo of Sharpstown Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Cantrell, G. 09/10/05
Lawmakers aim to set ethics rules Beaumont Enterprise  Powers, J. 05/29/94
Gus leaves 'his office' Austin American  Jones, L. 03/28/72
Mutscher seeking new trial   A.P. Wire 03/25/72
Mutscher steps aside, avoiding 'resignation' Austin American  Jones, L. 03/22/72
Shannon could lose real estate licenses if conviction stands Houston Post  Staff 03/19/72
Mutscher says 'farewells,' goes home Houston Post  Staff 03/18/72
Farenthold, others portray Mutscher as one of several Houston Post  Staff 03/18/72
5-year-term is probated for Mutscher Austin American  Castlebury, G. 03/17/72
Gov. Smith's role in stock scandal still puzzles DA Austin American  Castlebury, G. 03/16/72
Tearful Mutscher awaits sentence Austin American  Castlebury, G. 03/16/72
Mutscher, allies enter seclusion after conviction Houston Post  Wiese, A. 03/16/72
Jury weighs Gus' fate Austin American  Castlebury, G. 03/15/72
Mutscher trio called 'greedy' by prosecutor Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 03/15/72
Trial of Mutscher presented to jury Houston Post  Wiese, A. 03/15/72
Mutscher group rests Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 03/14/72
Case put into clearest focus Dallas Morning News  Staff 03/14/72
Mutscher's side rests; argument predicted today Houston Post  Wiese, A. 03/14/72
DA Smith may rest state case Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 03/13/72
Mutscher judge runs a tight ship Austin American Statesman  Heard, R. 03/12/72
Mutscher prosecutor near end Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, G. 03/11/72
Bank bill controversy recalled Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 03/09/72
Attorneys draw ire of Mutscher judge Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, G. 03/08/72
Response ruled out by judge Austin American Statesman  Staff 03/08/72
Sharp's stock deals private El Paso Times  UP. 03/08/72
Jury told banking bills would halt FDIC role Houston Post  Wiese, A. 03/08/72
Sharp's phone star 'witness' Dallas Morning News  Staff 03/07/72
Osorio allegedly sought bank bills Houston Post  Staff 03/07/72
Sharp's secretary due to tell more Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 03/06/72
Defendants face different limelight Abilene Reporter-News  Jones II, R. 03/05/72
Witness tells of calls by Mutscher, Sharp Houston Post  Wiese, A. 03/04/72
Mutscher jury selection slow Houston Post  Wiese, A. 03/01/72
Court calls Gov. Smith, Ben Barnes Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, G. 02/29/72
Barnes, Smith get subpoenas Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 02/29/72
Smith, Barnes subpoenaed Houston Post  Wiese, A. 02/29/72
Mutscher defense calls Smith, Barnes Houston Chronicle  McNutt, G. 02/28/72
Mutscher trial opening today to rival Jack Ruby's for attention-getting Houston Post  UP. 02/28/72
Mutscher, 2 others go on trial in Abilene Monday Houston Post  Wiese, A. 02/27/72
Moody subpoenaed for Mutscher trial Houston Post  West, F. 02/26/72
Sharp sought help for Gus' election Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 02/25/72
Scandal trial could be marathon Austin Citizen  Wiese, A. 02/24/72
State calls 19 for Gus' trial   A.P. Wire 02/06/72
Trial rules outlined by judge Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 01/22/72
Mutscher trial set Feb. 28 Austin American  A.P. Wire 12/21/71
Mutscher-McGinty-Shannon bribe trial set for Feb. 28 Houston Post  A.P. Wire 12/21/71
Gus, aide are named in new loan attempt Austin American  A.P. Wire 12/05/71
Mutscher sought moody bank loan, paper says Dallas Morning News  A.P. Wire 12/05/71
Harassment charged to Mutscher lawyers Dallas Morning News  A.P. Wire 12/05/71
Bribery trials of Mutscher, 2 others moved to Abilene Houston Post  Wiese, A. 12/04/71
DA asks move for Gus; cites his 'raw power' Austin American  Kuempel, G. 12/01/71
House investigators report agencies didn't cooperate Austin American  A.P. Wire 12/01/71
Travis DA wants Mutscher trial moved Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 12/01/71
Mutscher lawyers ask venue change Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 11/25/71
Secrecy dominates scandal probe   Fisher, D. 10/28/71
Three due arraignment in embezzlement case Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/28/71
Mutscher one-time Moody firm officers Houston Post  West, F. 10/27/71
Jury wants Mutscher deals data Houston Post  A.P. Wire 10/25/71
Mutscher insists he won't quit Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/22/71
Ex-Travis DA's aide quizzed over state indictments 'leak' Houston Post  Staff 10/14/71
Attorney still on prowl in stock case Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 10/11/71
Panel after guppies, not minnows & sharks Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/11/71
Jury indicts Osorio Dallas Morning News  Golz, E. 10/09/71
Smith taking phone survey on Mutscher situation Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/08/71
Not guilty pleas entered Dallas Morning News  Davis, S. 10/08/71
Collateral no problem in Sharpstown loans Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 10/07/71
Rep. Daniel cites need for reform Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/03/71
Weather vane Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/03/71
People wonder about stock events Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/02/71
Mutscher won't give up immediately Austin American  Castlebury, G. 09/30/71
Briscoe joins race, jabs Barnes Austin American  Staff 09/30/71
Grand jury indicts 8 Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 09/30/71
Grand jury says security measures lacking Austin American  Fisher, D. 09/29/71
'Resign' call is statewide Austin American  A.P. Wire 09/29/71
Mutscher cutting down list of possibilities for Pro Tem Dallas Morning News  Staff 09/29/71
Indictments asked Dallas Morning News  UP. 09/29/71
Indictment draws blast from Osorio Austin American  Staff 09/28/71
Jury takes no action after Sharp appears Austin American  A.P. Wire 09/28/71
Angly wants Gus impeached Austin American  Kuempel, G. 09/28/71
Sharp son-in-law charged in action Dallas Morning News  Freund, C. 09/28/71
Smith doubts Ben will call session Dallas Morning News  Atterberry, A. 09/28/71
Mutscher 'cutting out' this Sunday? Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 09/26/71
Some political careers may go down the drain Dallas Morning News  Morehead, R. 09/26/71
Mutscher resignation urged Dallas Morning News  McNeely, D. 09/26/71
Mutscher may step aside as speaker Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 09/26/71
Law spells conviction penalities     09/25/71
Gus, McGinty free on bond Austin American  Castlebury, G. 09/25/71
Rep. Shannon makes bond Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 09/25/71
Mutscher to tell his plans Monday Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, G. 09/25/71
[Article] Daily Texan  Jarboe, J. 09/25/71
Rep. Lewis wants early trial for Mutscher Dallas Morning News  Staff 09/25/71
Speaker, 3 others indicted Austin American  Staff 09/24/71
Grand jury action includes 34 indictments, 2 no bills Austin American  Staff 09/24/71
Indictments list Mutscher loans Austin American  Davis, S. 09/24/71
Stock scandal trials in three to six months, DA explains Austin American  Fisher, D. 09/24/71
Mutscher blames it on 'others' Austin American  Staff 09/24/71
Speaker says charges 'politically motivated' Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 09/24/71
Indictments recall scandals of 50s Dallas Morning News  Atterberry, A. 09/24/71
Mutscher squeeze Dallas Morning News  Morehead, R. 09/24/71
Politics, press hit by Mutscher Dallas Morning News  Staff 09/24/71
Reed wants Mutscher out Dallas Morning News  McNeely, D. 09/24/71
Speaker urges speed Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, E. 09/24/71
'Politically motivated...to destroy my future' Houston Post  Staff 09/24/71
Osorio, Shannon, McGinty named by Travis jurors Houston Post  West, F. 09/24/71
Aides, attorney included Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 09/23/71
Shannon appears before grand jury Houston Post  Staff 09/17/71
Osorio got list of stock buyers Houston Post  Wiese, A. 09/12/71
Mutscher affirms he'll seek another term as speaker Austin American Statesman  Staff 09/04/71
Bribe charge said near Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 09/03/71
SEC won't call Dr. Baum to testify Houston Post  Ashby, L. 08/31/71
Stock fraud trial opens Monday Dallas Morning News  Golz, E. 08/29/71
Day of reckoning Houston Chronicle  McNutt, G. 08/29/71
Shannon to testify Dallas Morning News  Golz, E. 08/26/71
Sharp said friend of Mutscher Dallas Morning News  Staff 08/24/71
Did not know aides buying NBL stock, Mutscher says Houston Chronicle  McNutt, G. 08/24/71
Mutscher denies special session talks with Smith Austin American  Bailey, E. 08/23/71
Sharp, Gus had 'tacit' agreement Austin American  Castlebury, G. 08/19/71
Sharp tells of $700,000 stock financing Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 08/19/71
Gus Mutscher not available for testimony Houston Post  Holcomb, H. 08/19/71
Travis jury hears Sharp testimony Austin American  Kuempel, G. 08/18/71
House study, grand jury in stock scandal spotlight Austin American  Staff 08/17/71
Loans for bills' OK reported Houston Post  West, F. 08/17/71
SEC suit jury trial refused Houston Post  Staff 08/17/71
Mutscher hit in FDIC suit Austin American  A.P. Wire 08/13/71
3 legislators tell bank bill roles Houston Chronicle  Harper, F. 08/12/71
Grand jury hears Shannon Houston Post  James, A. 08/12/71
Sharp expects to testify in House probe Houston Chronicle  Staff 08/11/71
Mutscher testifies for 3 hours before federal jury Houston Post  James, A. 08/11/71
Mutscher testifies 3 hours before federal jury Houston Post  James, A. 08/11/71
Mutscher, Baum, Heatly at U.S. jury hearing Houston Post  James, A. 08/10/71
Osorio says he planned bank bills Austin American Statesman  Kuempel, G. 08/04/71
Sharp 'bail-out' loan arranged, Osorio says Houston Post  Wiese, A. 08/04/71
Travis grand jury hears three Houston Post  Wiese, A. 07/30/71
Prober claims Sharp faced FDIC loss Houston Post  Holcomb, H. 07/30/71
Jury told of pressure for bank insurance bill Houston Post  Wiese, A. 07/29/71
Jury kicks off stock probe Dallas Morning News  Kinch, S. 07/28/71
Travis DA says 10 to testify in probe of stock dealings Houston Post  Wiese, A. 07/28/71
3rd Mutscher worth estimate revealed Houston Post  Wiese, A. 07/24/71
Mutscher assets conflict Dallas Morning News  Freund, C. 07/21/71
Graves calls stock probe joke Houston Chronicle  A.P. Wire 07/19/71
Capitol Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, G. 07/18/71
Bank secretary tells of Smith, Baum loans Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 07/15/71
Graves sidesteps prompt Mutscher ouster showdown Austin American  Castlebury, G. 01/28/71
Mutscher tells of stock loss Fort Worth Star-Telegram  A.P. Wire 01/28/71
Mutscher: 'good faith purchaser' San Antonio Express  A.P. Wire 01/28/71
Mutscher sure he'll keep post Austin American  Castlebury, G. 01/27/71
Mutscher claims losses Dallas Times Herald  A.P. Wire 01/27/71
Solon delays vote Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, E. 01/27/71
Graves hedges on plan to force Mutscher out Houston Post  Staff 01/27/71
Resolution asking leadership to resign due introduction San Antonio Express  Staff 01/27/71
Mutscher credited with pushing bill Dallas Times Herald  Staff 01/26/71
Parley set on metropolitan rule Dallas Morning News  Morehead, R. 03/28/67
Ex-lawmaker 'Tommy' Shannon dead at 76 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dennis, Debra  09/14/86
Shannon released from probation Houston Chronicle    11/19/76
Shannon off probation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Neal, Larry  11/18/76
Convicted Tommy Shannon faces new jury: the voters Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, Glen  04/28/72
Shannon quits chairmanship Houston Post    03/31/72
Shannon says he'll run again Austin American Statesman    02/02/72
Subject matter dictates Rep. Shannon's availability to talk Houston Post  Wiese, Art  01/30/72
Shannon says he won't resign Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Martinets, Patrick  09/25/71
House in turmoil after indictments Houston Post  West, Felton  09/25/71
Shannon to run for ninth term Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Martinets, Patrick  07/13/71
Shannon seeks post as career highlight Fort Worth Star-Telegram    05/29/71
Shannon appointment seen as drawback at voting time Dallas Morning News    05/27/71
Shannon speaker pro tem Dallas Morning News    05/27/71
Rep. Shannon picked as speaker pro tem Houston Chronicle    05/27/71
Sub speaker selected Houston Post    05/27/71
Shannon questioned on stock dealings Fort Worth Star-Telegram    01/23/71
Solon says he made $31,000 on stock deal via mail Dallas Times Herald  Hendricks, Bill  01/22/71
Ousted by his church, legislator applauded Dallas Morning News    04/11/61
Church ousts lawmaker who supported beer bill Dallas Morning News    04/09/61
See also 343.37 Microfilm