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Poet Laureate Selection, Special - 53rd R.S. (1953)

Committee Members
Searcy Bracewell
Dorsey B. Hardeman
Henry Anton Hull
William A. 'Bill' Stroman
Charges
• Appoint and designate some outstanding and recognized poet who is a citizen of Texas, who shall be Poet Laureate of the State of Texas for a period of two (2) years from such appointment. An Alternate Poet Laureate with the same qualifications of the Poet Laureate be appointed for the same period of time, who shall serve in the event of the death or resignation of the Poet Laureate.

Note:
Appointed by Lieutenant Governor 5/27/1953 and Speaker 5/13/1953, pursuant to SCR 37.

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