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Dick McKissack Dick McKissack
Full Name: James Richard "Dick" McKissack
Date of birth: February 10, 1926
Date of death: August 28, 1982

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33-8 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 33-8 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 12, 1971 61st   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 33-8 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-8 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th (1)   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
(1) Sworn 11/23/1964. Oaths of Office.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 61st Legislature, R.S., HSR 114. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 97. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 67th Legislature, 3rd C.S., SR 59. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy. Daughters and sons "have listened to many a tale of their father's Navy days." 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 97. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • World War II. 67th Legislature, 3rd C.S., SR 59. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • James Richard "Dick" McKissack, birth date 2/10/1926, death date 8/28/1982, football photos, biographical sketch, Calvary Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Dallas. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Dick McKissack, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Dick McKissack, 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Dick McKissack, 60th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Dick McKissack, 62nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 59th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 60th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 61st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 62nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    62nd R.S. - 1971
    House Administration  
    Insurance  
    Liquor Regulation (Chair) 
    Mass Transportation (Vice Chair) 
    Oil and Gas Regulation (Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    State Affairs  
    Texas-Mexico-Central America Friendship  
    61st R.S. - 1969
    House Administration  
    Liquor Regulation  
    Livestock  
    Oil and Gas Resource Conservation (Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Mining (Chair) 
    Rules of Order and Decorum of the House (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    Texas-Mexico Friendship (Vice Chair) 
    60th R.S. - 1967
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Insurance  
    Liquor Regulation  
    Oil, Gas and Mining (Vice Chair) 
    Securities Study and Assistance for Small Manufacturers (Feasibility of Texas Stock Exchange)  
    Urban Affairs  
    59th R.S. - 1965
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Insurance  
    Liquor Control Act  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Penitentiaries  
     

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