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Penitentiary Investigating Committee - 39th R.S. (1925)

Committee Members
Richard Mortimer Chitwood, Chair
Eugene Miller, Vice Chair
Bowd Farrar
Thomas Kirk Irwin
Arthur Howard King
Jesse Richard Smith
James William Stevenson
Edgar Earnest Witt
Charges
• Investigate the conduct of the State penitentiary affairs, including treatment or mistreatment of the convicts.*

Note:
Charged in SCR13. H.J. of Tex., 39th Leg., R.S. 248 (1925)
House members appointed by the Speaker on 1/30/1925. (H.J. of Tex., 39th Leg., R.S., 283 (1925)). Senate members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor on 2/3/1925. (S.J. of Tex., 39th Leg., R.S., 242 (1925))
Report signed by Chitwood and Irwin for the House and Miller and Witt for the Senate. H.J. of Tex., 39th Leg., R.S., 874 (1925)
Reports also published in the Senate journal, 39th Leg., R.S., pp. 567-573.
Minutes of the Penitentiary Investigation Committee. L1836.39, P378p

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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