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Jack Love Jack Edward Love
Full Name: Jack Edward Love
Date of birth: October 23, 1918
Date of death: August 26, 1982

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 101-1 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant
H 101-1 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant
H 101-1 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Jack Edward Love, "native Texan and now 14 years of age," residing in Fort Worth, SCR 43, 43rd Legislature, R.S., 1933, endorsing Senate employee Jack Love for position as page in the Congress. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Jack Love, 21 years old, "Senate Page Will Return to Austin as Representative," The Shamrock Texan, 9/16/1940, p. 2, crediting Shamrock Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in "U.T. Student's Eligibility for Post Questioned," 8/1/1940, p. 2. Former Rep. Joe Youngblood, "who ran third to Love and Rep. B.T. (Nub) Johnson in the race," challenged Jack Love's eligibility for the Legislature. Austin American.
  • Texas News Briefs, 6/6/1940, p. 17. "Jack Love, 21, former University of Texas debater, decided eight years ago when he was a page in the Texas legislature that he wanted to be a lawmaker. Today, Love announced his candidacy for state representative to succeed B.T. Johnson." Corpus Christi Caller-Times.
  • Photo and candidate announcement, "Jack Love, Law Student, Runs for Legislature," 6/9/1940, p. 1. "Love started as a page in the Legislature at the age of thirteen, and later he became a committee clerk." Daily Texan.
  • Census of 1940 - Jack E. Love, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 21, born circa 1919 in Missouri, son of Robert H. Love and Harpalicy Love. FamilySearch.
  • Jack Edward Love, birth date 10/23/1918 in Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri; death date 8/26/1982 in Houston; interment in Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery, Houston; attorney. Son of Robert Edward Love. Find a Grave.
  • 47th Legislature (1941) - Jack Love, postoffice Fort Worth, Tarrant County, nativity Missouri, age 22 (born circa 1919), law student, later attorney in 48th-49th sessions. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Jack Love, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jack Love, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jack Love, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Aeronautics  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Motor Traffic (Vice Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Labor  
    Motor Transportation  
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Interstate Cooperation  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Health  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    Un-American Activities  
     

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