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Jimmy Adams James Blackburn Adams
Full Name: James Blackburn "Jimmy" Adams
Date of birth: December 21, 1926
Date of death: April 25, 2020

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 61 Jan 9, 1951 - Aug 6, 1951 52nd (1)   Democrat Mexia / Limestone   Limestone
(1) W.H. Gant, in special election 11/13/1951, succeeded Jimmy Adams, resigned 8/6/1951. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Adams, James Blackburn. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. Obituary, Colonel James Blackburn Adams, 4/29/2020. Austin American-Statesman.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Jimmy Adams, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 52nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    52nd R.S. - 1951
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Enrolled Bills (Vice Chair) 
    Public Printing  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Hospitals and Special Schools  
     

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