Lloyd Edwin Price

Full Name: Lloyd Edwin Price
Date of birth: August 2, 1893
Date of death: July 2, 1952

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 1 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 8, 1929 39th (3) (4)   40th (1) (2)   Democrat Daingerfield / Morris   Bowie, Cass, Marion, Morris, Titus
H 35 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Daingerfield / Morris   Morris, Titus

(1) 40th Legislature - Roll Call of Holdover Senators, 1/11/1927, p. 1. Senate Journal.
(2) Texarkana, Bowie County. Texas Legislative Manual.
(3) 39th Legislature - All 31 Senators were elected on November 4, 1924, per Secretary of State, oath of office administered, 1/13/1925, p. 1. Senate Journal.
(4) 39th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/15/1925, pp. 34-35. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, October 1952, p. 539. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Lloyd E. Price, birth date 8/2/1893, death date 7/2/1952, burial in Greenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Tarrant County. Inscription: "Patriot - Scholar, Orator, Poet Philosopher." Includes photograph. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned as a leading opponent of anti-evolution bills in the 1920's, p. 58 (HB 97, 38th Legislature, R.S.; HB 378, 39th Legislature, R.S.; HB 90, 41st Legislature, R.S.). Ledbetter, Patsy. "Defense of the Faith: J. Frank Norris and Texas Fundamentalism, 1920-1929," Arizona and the West, Vol. 15, No. 1, Spring, 1973, pp. 45-62. JSTOR.


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Committee Information top

40th R.S. - 1927
Civil Jurisprudence  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Congressional Districts (Vice Chair) 
Internal Improvements  
Judicial Districts (Chair) 
Nominations by Governor  
Public Debts  
State Institutions and Departments (Chair) 
39th R.S. - 1925
Civil Jurisprudence  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Congressional Districts (Vice Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Educational Affairs  
Internal Improvements  
Judicial Districts (Chair) 
Public Debts  
Restoration of Political Rights to James E. Ferguson, Investigate  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Highways and Motor Traffic as of 1/23/1925)  
Senatorial Districts (Chair) 
State Institutions and Departments (Vice Chair) 
38th R.S. - 1923
Contracts for Textbooks  
Engrossed Bills (Vice Chair) 
Federal Relations  
Revenue and Taxation  

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