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Horace Bishop Sessions
Full Name: Horace Bishop Sessions
Date of birth: June 19, 1905
Date of death: October 10, 1998

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 92 Oct 4, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th (1)   Democrat Ballinger / Runnels   Coke, Concho, Runnels
(1) Horace B. Sessions, in special election 8/24/1935, sworn and temporarily seated 9/16/1935, pending resolution of election contest and finally seated 10/4/1935, succeeded Harvey O. Jones, resigned 7/14/1935. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Other Resources
  • "Sessions to Legislature: Ballinger Man Thanks Voters for Support in Saturday Election," 8/27/1935, p. 10. Sessions was 30 years old at election, native of Oklahoma, lawyer. Abilene Daily Reporter.
  • Horace B. Sessions, birth date 6/19/1905, death date 10/10/1998, interment in Paint Rock Cemetery, Paint Rock, Concho County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, Horace Bishop Sessions, 10/11/1998. Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 44th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    44th R.S. - 1935
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