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Jack Ritter, Jr. Jack Francis Ritter
Full Name: Jack Francis Ritter, Jr.
Date of birth: December 19, 1933
Date of death: March 8, 2018

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 55-4 Jan 8, 1963 - Oct 2, 1963 58th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis

(1) Ritter resigned 10/2/1963. "Legislative Election Set for Austin," 10/3/1963. Dallas Morning News.
(2) Robert L. Armstrong, in special election 11/9/1963, sworn 11/23/1963, succeeded Jack Ritter, Jr. First session was 59th Regular. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Sworn 11/23/1962. Oaths of Office.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy; United States Naval Intelligence Service. Austin American-Statesman.
  • Other Resources
  • Jack Francis Ritter, Jr., birth date 12/19/1933. FamilySearch United States Public Records, 1970-2009.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Jack Ritter, Jr., 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 58th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    58th R.S. - 1963
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Motor Traffic  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    57th R.S. - 1961
    Parking Space Around the Capitol  

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