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Barnes again moves into spotlight Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 03/10/09
LBJ School at UT gets $1million donation Austin American Statesman  Sanders, J. 01/14/09
Lawsuit puts Barnes back in spotlight Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 09/19/99
Lottery consultants got $23 million to quit Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 06/19/97
Donation from Barnes comes under scrutiny Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 01/21/97
Lobbyist's gift may have violated Gtech contract Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 01/20/97
Government's memo on lottery deals sealed Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gold, J. 01/18/97
Barnes: no stranger to trouble Austin American Statesman  Golz, E. 01/17/97
Lobbyist's gift didn't violate lottery contract, company says Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 01/11/97
Ben Barnes, partner to quit as lobbyists for Gtech in Austin Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 01/11/97
Barnes won't lobby for Gtech but keeps pact Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 01/11/97
Barnes out as GTECH lobbyist Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 01/10/97
Gtech lobbyists quitting Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 01/10/97
Ben Barnes hailed on 'Speakers Day' Austin American Statesman  Lindsey, R. 04/16/67
Constituents, friends note Barnes birthday Dallas Morning News  Turner, T. 04/16/67
Connally, thousands pay tribute to Barnes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Pershing, H. 04/16/67
10,000 honor Ben Barnes at Lake Proctor Houston Chronicle  Davis, S. 04/16/67
Speaker Barnes lauded at 29th birthday party Houston Post  West, F. 04/16/67
Texas; no luxury of drifting Dallas Morning News  West, D. 04/09/67
Gift broke lottery company rule Austin American Statesman    12/27/96
Gtech lobbyist gave Richards gift barred by contract Dallas Morning News  Oppel, Richard A. Jr  12/26/96
Deal with lottery firm lucrative for former lieutenant governor Dallas Morning News  Oppel, Richard A. Jr  12/18/96
Fraud suit targets Barnes, Connally Austin American Statesman  Wright, Scott  12/29/93
Texans named in federal complaint Dallas Morning News    12/29/93
Barnes, Connally kin accused in S&L fraud Houston Chronicle  Urban, Jerry  12/29/93
Barnes, Connally face fraud lawsuit Houston Post  Graham, Marty  12/29/93
Ben Barmes today: spotlight has a softer glow San Antonio Express News  Hicks, Lesli  09/30/90
Barnes says he deserves $900,000 commission Austin American Statesman  Hight, Bruce  05/14/90
Ben Barnes back Lubbock Avalanche Journal  May, Kenneth  05/02/89
Ben Barnes trying to repair reputation Dallas Morning News  Keever, Jack  04/03/89
Starting over Dallas Times Herald  Baldwin, Pat  04/03/89
The prince of the peanut patch Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Flemmons, Jerry  04/17/88
Barnes, Connally fell for 11th-hour swindle San Antonio Light  Pearson, Anne  03/06/88
Barnes files for personal bankruptcy Austin American Statesman  Schnitt, Paul  12/11/87
He may be down, but Connally says he's not out Houston Chronicle  Sheridan, Mike  08/16/87
Connally files for bankruptcy Austin American Statesman  Tyson, Kim  08/01/87
Connally, Barnes file Chapter 7 bankruptcy Bryan Eagle  Warren, Janet  08/01/87
Connally files for Chapter 11 Dallas Morning News  Slater, Wayne  08/01/87
Ex-Gov. Connally files for bankruptcy Dallas Times Herald  Althaus, Dudley  08/01/87
Beleaguered Connally, pal file for bankruptcy Houston Chronicle  Drummond, James  08/01/87
Connally's financial empire bankrupt Houston Post  Hoover, Carl  08/01/87
Ben Barnes take Texas lore to Washington breakfast club Austin American Statesman  Kantor, Seth  06/30/84
Ben Barnes still busy and still controversial Corpus Christi Caller Times  Rosser, Jay  01/30/84
Barnes still answers for political past San Angelo Standard Times  Rosser, Jay  01/29/84
Ben Barnes given 'roasting' farewell Amarillo Globe-News  Sanders, Kathy  08/26/83
Brown broil: Ben Barnes' friends roast and toast him Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Potter, Karen  08/26/83
Well-roasted Barnes moves on San Angelo Standard Times  Nurse, Doug  08/26/83
Brownwood will 'roast' Ben Barnes Dallas Times Herald    08/25/83
The Houstonization of Austin Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tiede, Saralee  11/13/82
Barnes and Connally move into aviation Austin American Statesman  Ladendorf, Kirk  09/02/82
Connally, Barnes form partnership to guide projects Houston Post  Hoover, Carl  03/25/82
Citizen Barnes contented Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Smith, Jack Z.  12/18/81
Connally, 2 others buy lodge Dallas Morning News    11/08/81
Barnes happy out of limelight Austin American Statesman  Goodrich, Terry  10/25/81
Barnes drops suit against Belo Dallas Morning News    09/11/81
Former Texas 'whiz kid' now stumping for Connally El Paso Times  Orwig, Tim  09/24/79
Barnes insists his political re-emergence not a comeback Dallas Times Herald  Tiede, Saralee  02/18/79
Barnes almost had it right Corpus Christi Caller Times    11/10/76
Barnes charges News wit h 'abuse, innuendo' Dallas Morning News    09/04/76
Ben Barnes sues paper in Dallas for $20 million Fort Worth Star-Telegram    09/03/76
Barnes files $20 million libel suit against paper Houston Chronicle    09/03/76
Ben Barnes aid revealed Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  08/31/76
Officials investigate magnate loans Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  08/30/76
Barnes may aid at Demo convention Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Neal, Larry  06/29/76
What a deal he's got San Antonio Express News    05/02/76
Barnes will return tables San Antonio Light    03/16/76
Lawyer denies boasting of bribing Ben Barnes Dallas Morning News    03/13/76
Ben serves Barnes San Antonio Light  Robison, Clay  11/23/75
Barnes won't run against Rep. Poage Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  05/21/75
Rumor mill: Barnes reportedly aims for Poage's berth Houston Post    04/27/75
Barnes' aura is taken well San Angelo Standard Times    01/23/75
Ben Barnes makes transition from political power to busy private life Houston Chronicle  Myers, Michael  12/01/74
Was Barnes victim of 'Watergate'? Austin American Statesman  Duff, Katharyn  06/07/74
Barnes: no political plans; just in town for business Austin American Statesman  Cox, Mike  04/24/74
Barnes emphatically rules out comeback San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  11/18/73
Paper says Barnes aided child care centers Fort Worth Star-Telegram    07/08/73
Barnes begins new life Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  01/14/73
Rainbow fades for political 'boy wonder' San Antonio Light  Lindsey, Roland  12/26/72
Barnes upset by new book; suit possible Houston Post  Wiese, Art  08/27/72
Ben Barnes may file libel suit San Antonio Light    08/27/72
Barnes sends 'reminders' to supporters Houston Chronicle  Kuempel, George  07/27/72
Barnes asks funds of close friends Houston Chronicle    06/18/72
Barnes reflects on first campaign defeat Austin American Statesman  Keever, Jack  05/14/72
A white knight falls Dallas Times Herald    05/14/72
Barnes occupies Brownwood desk Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bain, Bob  05/14/72
Did Ben Barnes have it coming? Houston Post  Holcomb, Henry  05/14/72
Barnes bandwagon derailed San Antonio Express News  Chriss, Nicholas  05/14/72
Barnes philosophical: 'nothin' left to lose' San Antonio Light  Bode, Mary Jane  05/14/72
Barnes car vandalized night of Tower office fire Dallas Times Herald    05/12/72
Governor race loser optimistic about future Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  05/11/72
Ballots bench Ben Barnes Houston Chronicle  Hetherly, Van  05/10/72
Barnes diagnoses his defeat: 'the times we are in did it' San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  05/09/72
Barnes retiring to Brownwood, going into construction business Houston Chronicle    05/08/72
Barnes concedes election defeat Austin American Statesman  Sargent, Ben  05/07/72
Official disputes claims by Barnes Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  05/05/72
Ben Barnes flays opponents' no-new-taxes promises Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  05/05/72
Barnes hedgehops over state in final 2 days Houston Chronicle  Hetherly, Van  05/05/72
Barnes noticeably tired Houston Post  Ely, Jane  05/05/72
Barnes' beat never dull Dallas Morning News  Geddie, John  05/04/72
Barnes: proven leader Houston Chronicle    05/03/72
Behind the selection of Barnes Dallas Morning News  West, Dick  04/30/72
Has Barnes lost white hat? Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  04/30/72
Barnes campaign must prevent 'clean sweep' at Austin Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bain, Bob  04/30/72
Barnes more cautious Houston Post  Geddie, John  04/30/72
Barnes supporters herd Harris votes Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, Glen  04/28/72
Barnes in battle for unsure voters Austin American Statesman  Sargent, Ben  04/28/72
Barnes' church plans blasted Houston Post    04/28/72
Barnes for governor: a position reaffirmed Fort Worth Star-Telegram    04/26/72
Barnes battling two phantoms Dallas Morning News  Geddie, John  04/23/72
Barnes campaign marked by discussion of issues Dallas Morning News    04/23/72
For governor: Ben Barnes Dallas Morning News    04/23/72
Barnes for governor Dallas Times Herald    04/23/72
Barnes associate defends TV show Austin American Statesman    04/20/72
Letter from 'Ben' had Bullock puzzled Houston Chronicle    04/20/72
Newsman claims Barnes telecast questions rigged Houston Post    04/19/72
Harsh words traded by Bullock, Barnes San Antonio Light  Bain, Bob  04/15/72
Story about son's job in error, Barnes says Corpus Christi Caller Times    04/14/72
Ben can feed supporters but Hawaii trips are out Austin American Statesman    04/08/72
Bullock rules out Barnes' trip offer Dallas Morning News  Atterberry, Ann  04/08/72
Vacation termed illegal by Bullock Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bain, Bob  04/08/72
Barnes may be storming but political winds 'roar' Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Flemmons, Jerry  03/23/72
Barnes vows 'no bills' without legislative reform Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Thornton, Joe  03/19/72
Observer action on Barnes memo called 'cheap shot' Houston Post    03/12/72
The cock pit San Antonio Express News    03/12/72
Barnes may take shrimp boat tour before primary Houston Chronicle  Collier, Bill  02/27/72
Barnes' train spectacular warning to rivals San Antonio Express News    02/27/72
Barnes' train campaign said success San Antonio Light  Robison, Clay  02/27/72
Barnes campaign keeps moving on Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanders, Bob Ray  02/26/72
Trestle fire said 'arson' Austin American Statesman    02/25/72
Trestle-stalled train fails to hinder Barnes campaign Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  02/25/72
Barnes ends tour by copter Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  02/25/72
Barnes train is target of foe's barbs Houston Chronicle    02/23/72
Barnes preaches feedlot gospel from his campaign train pulpit Houston Chronicle  Collier, Bill  02/23/72
Barnes continues train campaign Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  02/21/72
Locomotive bell to signal Barnes whistle-stop tour Austin American Statesman    02/20/72
Barnes to open whistle tour Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  02/20/72
Barnes' 'victory' train ready to roll Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Jones, Garth  02/20/72
Parade Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/13/72
'Parade' assessment of Barnes in error Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/13/72
Barnes denies allegations in Sunday magazine article Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/13/72
Barnes opens nomination bid Austin American Statesman    02/04/72
Barnes pegs campaign on 'three Rs' formula Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bain, Bob  02/04/72
Barnes begins campaign in Brownwood Houston Chronicle  Collier, Bill  02/04/72
Barnes has 1,000 $1 bills for race San Antonio Express News    02/01/72
Barnes best equipped for Governor's job Fort Worth Star-Telegram    01/30/72
Barnes to ride on iron horse Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  01/20/72
Ben Barnes for Governor Houston Chronicle    01/16/72
Train tour announced by Barnes Austin American Statesman    01/15/72
Figures given as to income Dallas Morning News    01/10/72
Business partner's help to Barnes spelled out Lubbock Avalanche Journal    01/10/72
Barnes putting coalition together Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  01/09/72
Lt. Gov. Barnes tells his financial status Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  01/09/72
Smith and Barnes (and friends) have ranches worth $250,000 at Bertram and Marble Falls Highlander  Olds, Greg  12/27/71
Barnes vehicle works well - for now Dallas Morning News  Johnson, Tom  12/18/71
Barnes endorsed Dallas Morning News  Calhoun, Ron  12/14/71
Barnes will launch drive for funds here Monday Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  12/12/71
Pick a school - any school Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  12/05/71
Texas officials like Burnet county land Highlander  Olds, Greg  12/02/71
Barnes calls for changes at barbecue in Mercedes Dallas Morning News  Kinch, Sam  11/29/71
Barnes launches race in S. Texas Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  11/29/71
Barnes draws 4,000 at S. Texas barbecue Houston Post  Wiese, Art  11/29/71
Barnes outlines his program to 2,000 at Mercedes fete San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  11/29/71
Barnes lists state goals San Antonio Light  Robison, Clay  11/29/71
Barbecue set for Ben Barnes Corpus Christi Caller Times    11/22/71
Barnes battling scandal Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  11/19/71
Nichols denies list for Barnes Austin American Statesman    11/18/71
Barnes denies tapes for use in campaign Houston Chronicle    11/13/71
Barnes' staff use criticized Austin American Statesman    11/12/71
Barnes accused of breaching trust Houston Post    11/11/71
Barnes campaign getting aid Austin American Statesman    11/10/71
Barnes' campaign helped by state-paid employes Corpus Christi Caller Times  Jones, Lee  11/10/71
Ben Barnes: what Bennett, Dallas bank, $4,800 have in common Daily Texan  Kleinworth, Tom  11/10/71
Barnes using state employes to make list for campaign Houston Chronicle  Beveridge, Reid  11/10/71
Barnes compiles campaign list at state expense San Antonio Express News    11/10/71
Ben Barnes wastes no time San Antonio Light    11/07/71
$35,000 Dallas bank debt paid off, Barnes' office says Fort Worth Star-Telegram    11/06/71
Barnes' Dallas bank debt paid off Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  11/05/71
Barnes rushed governor push Dallas Times Herald    11/05/71
Barnes may erase $60,000 debt Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  11/04/71
Barnes' explanation answers 'hero' Smith Dallas Morning News    10/22/71
Barnes helped head off banking bills filibuster Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Heard, Robert  10/20/71
Bank bills reviewed by Barnes Dallas Morning News    10/19/71
Judge Reeves backs Barnes in 1972 governor's race San Antonio Express News    09/13/71
Speedy Ben Barnes warming up his campaign San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  09/05/71
Barnes has conference with SEC Austin American Statesman    08/28/71
Ben Barnes' bride Austin American Statesman  Bengston, Carolyn  08/22/71
AFL-CIO berates Barnes Austin American Statesman    08/16/71
AFL-CIO drops backing of Barnes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  May, Bill  08/15/71
Labor men hear Barnes' version Austin American Statesman    08/14/71
Victim of smear, Ben Barnes says Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  08/14/71
Barnes says GOP behind smear try Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  08/14/71
Barnes calls link 'political smear' Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Martin, Dan  08/14/71
Barnes claims D.C. politics behind 'smear' Houston Chronicle  Curran, Jim  08/14/71
Barnes aide disavows loan link Houston Post  West, Felton  08/14/71
Barnes uses labor talk to deny payoff Houston Post  Scott, Jeff  08/14/71
Barnes aide denies Sharp link to loan Dallas Times Herald    08/13/71
Barnes says allegations are false Houston Post    08/13/71
Ben Barnes, new wife honeymooning Dallas Morning News  Atterberry, Ann  07/28/71
Barnes and wife off on honeymoon Austin American Statesman    07/27/71
Barnes to marry widow Houston Post    07/26/71
Fraud link irks Barnes Austin American Statesman  Kuempel, George  07/22/71
SEC link seen as McCarthyism Austin American Statesman    07/22/71
He's sick of efforts to get him involved Corpus Christi Caller Times  Ford, Jon  07/22/71
SEC smear, says Barnes of reported stock link Dallas Times Herald    07/22/71
Trying to rope him in, he says Houston Chronicle  Beveridge, Reid  07/22/71
Barnes storms at SEC Houston Post  Holcomb, Henry  07/22/71
Barnes probe urged Austin American Statesman    07/19/71
Barnes calls on all Americans to work for a better world Houston Post    07/05/71
Soviet rejection causes Barnes to cancel trip plans Austin American Statesman    06/25/71
Barnes: gesture may aid POWs Houston Chronicle    06/25/71
Texas POW delegation cut likely Houston Post    06/23/71
POW wives claim Barnes has Paris trip obligation San Antonio Express News    06/21/71
Barnes' governor decision pleases Nixon, GOPs Austin American Statesman  Carpenter, Leslie  06/20/71
Barnes' finances may be '72 campaign issue Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  06/20/71
Barnes enters big-time politics Dallas Morning News    06/17/71
Barnes' move throws race for no. 2 spot wide open Dallas Morning News    06/15/71
Barnes might cancel europe trip Dallas Morning News    06/15/71
New look promised by Barnes Dallas Morning News  Stromberger, Ernest  06/15/71
Ben lets cat out of bag Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  06/15/71
Barnes confident of winning bid Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Martinets, Patrick  06/15/71
Barnes to seek governorship; formal entry to come in fall Houston Post  West, Felton  06/15/71
Barnes makes his political move to see where the pieces fall San Antonio Express News    06/15/71
Barnes calls off trip to Europe on POWs' behalf San Antonio Express News    06/15/71
Barnes to reveal his plans Austin American Statesman    06/14/71
Barnes makes big splash in Capitol Dallas Morning News    06/13/71
POW release excursion by Texans may hinge on Reds Houston Chronicle  Beveridge, Reid  06/09/71
Barnes' financial statement lacks detail Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  05/30/71
Barnes topic every time Texas politicians gather Houston Chronicle  Mort, John  05/30/71
Barnes erases any doubt on running Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bain, Bob  05/27/71
Barnes discloses net worth totaling $83,621 Houston Post    05/27/71
Barnes tells finances San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  05/27/71
Barnes files financial statement Dallas Morning News  Kinch, Sam  05/26/71
Barnes quoted as choosing governor race Houston Post  Bonavita, Fred  05/25/71
Friends think Barnes will run for Governor San Antonio Express News    05/23/71
Barnes looks like Governor candidate Dallas Morning News  Mayer, Margaret  05/16/71
Barnes to head big Texas POW delegation to Europe San Antonio Express News    05/12/71
Barnes knows the battlefield Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  05/02/71
Barnes must decide on goal in '72 elections Dallas Morning News  Keever, Jack  04/25/71
Barnes against conventions in Houston Houston Post  Bonavita, Fred  04/25/71
D.C. Delegation gives Barnes little advice Fort Worth Star-Telegram    03/31/71
Texans Divided on Barnes' Role Dallas Morning News  Baskin, Robert  03/30/71
Aide: more bark than bite to Barnes threats Houston Chronicle  Beveridge, Reid  01/28/71
Barnes again vows to give financial data Houston Post  Wiese, Art  01/23/71
Barnes says he may reveal net worth 'fairly soon' Houston Post  Holcomb, Henry  01/22/71
'Problem loan' listed to Barnes Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  01/21/71
Ben Barnes Houston Post  Keever, Jack  01/12/71
Barnes' decision wise Dallas Times Herald    01/08/71
Barnes is waiting Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  01/07/71
Barnes delaying decision Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  01/07/71
Barnes delays announcement of '72 political plans Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  01/07/71
'Difficult' legislative problems force Barnes to delay own plans San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  01/07/71
Barnes asks Laird to quash move plans Dallas Morning News    12/17/70
Barnes reportedly looking to Governor race after Connally nomination Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  12/15/70
High democrats urge Barnes to run for U.S. Senate Houston Post  Bonavita, Fred  11/23/70
Barnes reveals call from Mushkie Houston Post    11/10/70
Barnes acts to build strong base Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  11/09/70
Barnes eying Tower's Senate seat San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  11/06/70
Barnes weighing choices Dallas Morning News  Johnson, Tom  11/05/70
Another term for Ben Barnes San Antonio Express News    10/27/70
Now 3 to cast long shadow Houston Post  Wiese, Art  10/26/70
Ben Barnes San Antonio Light    10/23/70
Ben Barnes Dallas Morning News    10/18/70
Barnes' fans predeict an even brighter future Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, Glen  10/15/70
Fullerton's rave is all uphill against 'invincible' Barnes Austin American Statesman  Kuempel, George  10/14/70
Barnes for Lt. Governor Houston Post    10/11/70
Barnes: states should try to defeat Nixon's Welfare Plan Houston Post  Beveridge, Reid  08/29/70
Barnes fears HEW chief power under welfare plan Houston Post  Beveridge, Reid  08/28/70
LBJ praise of Barnes could cause problems Corpus Christi Caller Times  Ford, Jon  08/23/70
Barnes for what? San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  08/23/70
Barnes tell blacks to speak up, act Houston Post    08/22/70
Ben Barnes for president? Houston Post    08/18/70
Another president from Texas? LBJ says Barnes is it Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  08/16/70
LBJ speaker at Barnes fete Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, Glen  08/15/70
1,500 attend dinner honoring Ben Barnes Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  08/15/70
Big crowd hears LBJ predict White House for Ben Barnes Houston Post    08/15/70
Capitol Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, Glen  08/09/70
Ben barnes fund-raising dinner set Austin American Statesman    07/13/70
Political reforms needed San Antonio Express News    07/01/70
Barnes lashes out at Eggers Dallas Morning News    05/16/70
Barnes warns of 'smothering in garbage' Houston Post    05/08/70
No contest: divorce given to Barnes Dallas Morning News    05/06/70
Barnes says plan on Welfare costly Dallas Morning News  Bryan, Tom  04/16/70
Barnes: drug program not enough San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  04/14/70
Barnes Urges Revenue Plan Support Fort Worth Star-Telegram    04/07/70
Barnes' 'pot' stand gains favor Houston Post  Bonavita, Fred  04/07/70
Federal-State Fund Sharing Supported San Antonio Express News    04/07/70
Barnes sets state meeting on drug abuser facility Houston Post  Beveridge, Reid  03/28/70
Ease marijuana terms, says Lt. Gov. Barnes Austin American Statesman  Kuempel, George  03/27/70
Barnes Proposes Drug Penalty Cut Dallas Morning News  Hamric, Roy  03/27/70
State income tax possible; Barnes says Houston Post  Quigley, John  03/12/70
Lt. Gov. Barnes offers help on Water Pass Corpus Christi Caller Times  Pearson, Spencer  03/10/70
Barnes begs Dems to stop in-fighting Austin American Statesman    03/06/70
Barnes pledges one-race activity San Antonio Express News    02/01/70
(Big city beat by Maxine) Dateline: New York Houston Chronicle  Maxine  01/29/70
Barnes says 'credit boss' should tell why he quit Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Martinets, Patrick  01/20/70
Barnes wants closer look into resignation of Miskell Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  01/19/70
The Barnes divorce puzzle Houston Post  West, Felton  01/18/70
Ben, Martha plan divorce Austin American Statesman    01/16/70
Barnes shuns divorce fight Corpus Christi Caller Times    01/16/70
Divorce due for Barnes Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  01/16/70
Barnes, wife plan uncontested divorce Fort Worth Star-Telegram    01/16/70
Barnes, wife of 13 years plan divorce Houston Chronicle    01/16/70
Barnes' wife seeks divorce Austin American Statesman    01/15/70
Barnes buys prestigious Austin house Houston Post  West, Felton  01/15/70
Barnes' 14-year marriage reported headed for breakup San Antonio Express News    01/15/70
Barnes sees crisis for Texas if Nixon drops import quota Corpus Christi Caller Times  Davis, Jim  01/13/70
Changes proposed by Barnes Dallas Morning News    01/06/70
State woes solvable, Barnes says Fort Worth Star-Telegram    12/13/69
Barnes bid for re - election sensible political decision Corpus Christi Caller Times    11/28/69
Barnes criticizes states for leaning Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  10/08/69
Barnes calls for action on urban problems Houston Chronicle  Rice, Jim  10/08/69
Barnes weighs future San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  09/28/69
Tax bill to enhance industry, says Barnes Dallas Morning News    09/26/69
Planners say Barnes invited Dallas Morning News    09/23/69
Talk about his future not hurting Ben Barnes Corpus Christi Caller Times  Long, Stuart  09/21/69
Smith pushes Barnes San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  09/21/69
Barnes will be a speaker at Yarborough appreciation Dallas Morning News    09/20/69
Barnes urges every race to cooperate Corpus Christi Caller Times    09/16/69
Barnes, Aikin in mutual admiration Dallas Morning News    09/09/69
Barnes words have observers guessing Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  09/03/69
Barnes says Smith missed Dallas Times Herald    08/26/69
Spending for year still aim Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kinch, Sam  08/26/69
Barnes compared to LBJ Dallas Morning News  Arnold, Ann  08/10/69
Barnes faces hard decision Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Belden, Joe  08/10/69
Barnes to work for 2 - year bill Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  07/16/69
Barnes asks legislature meet yearly Austin American Statesman    07/15/69
Barnes sees bid for income tax Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  06/30/69
Barnes says Smith animosity puzzling Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  06/28/69
Barnes says 2 - year tax bill will be difficult assignment Houston Chronicle    06/25/69
Governor key on tax issue Fort Worth Star-Telegram    06/24/69
Barnes criticizes voices of dissent Austin American Statesman  Henderson, Nat  06/15/69
Barnes strongly defends military San Antonio Express News  Graham, Bill  06/15/69
Barnes says Smith's refusal 'ridiculous' Austin American Statesman    06/12/69
Barnes ponders future Houston Post    06/08/69
Barnes deends budget Austin American Statesman    06/07/69
What will Barnes do next year Dallas Morning News  West, Dick  06/01/69
Barnes learns a lesson Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  06/01/69
Bush still considering running for senate seat Houston Chronicle  Mort, John  05/28/69
Connally promotes Barnes Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  04/17/69
Barnes' banner week Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  03/30/69
A capitol home Austin American Statesman  Wheelock, Ernestine  03/23/69
'Round the rotunda with the Barnes family Houston Chronicle    03/16/69
Barnes indicates 'honeymoon' over Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  03/15/69
Barnes forecasts OK on liquor bill Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  02/19/69
Expanded reform study panel OK'd Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kinch, Sam  02/19/69
Barnes predicts heavy law and order emphasis Austin American Statesman  Inderman, Bob  01/30/69
Ben Barnes San Antonio Express News    01/19/69
Barnes loses skirmish to Smith Houston Post  Evans, Rowland  01/07/69
Largest inaugural planned in Texas Dallas Morning News  Moss, Marquita  01/04/69
What's next for Ben Barnes Dallas Times Herald  Calhoun, Ron  12/26/68
Barnes won't put up his Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  12/22/68
Nixon talk requested by Barnes Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  12/17/68
Six major Austin groups aid in inaugural plans Austin American Statesman    12/14/68
Barnes refuses comment on rumor Dallas Morning News    12/04/68
New world for Barnes Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  11/29/68
Barnes will be jobless for week Houston Post  Gardner, William  11/24/68
Ben Barnes sets Texas vote record Dallas Morning News    11/17/68
Equal opportunity no cure, says Barnes Dallas Times Herald    10/17/68
Cities, jobs top problems, Barnes says Houston Chronicle    10/17/68
Barnes honored at HemisFair San Antonio Express News    09/23/68
Barnes calls Chicago action and example of insurrection Dallas Morning News  Davis, Stewart  09/21/68
Barnes to brief NATO Austin American Statesman    09/01/68
Ben Barnes part owner of KWKC San Antonio Express News    07/27/68
Barnes may get back surgery Austin American Statesman    05/24/68
Barnes pays filing fee, urges tight ethics code Dallas Morning News    01/24/68
Will Ben Barnes hold reins of Texas Demos? Austin American Statesman  Jones, Garth  01/10/68
Ben Barnes at meeting San Antonio Express News    12/13/67
Ralph to run - Barnes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Buchholz, Mike  12/11/67
4-year S.A. college supported San Antonio Express News    11/17/67
Barnes entering race Dallas Morning News  Moss, Marquita  10/11/67
Ben Barnes seeks no. 2 state post San Antonio Express News  Ford, Jon  10/11/67
Barnes mulls race for lt. governor Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  08/09/67
Barnes predicts small '69 tax hike Dallas Times Herald    08/08/67
Quiet fade out Barnes' idea? Dallas Times Herald  Stromberger, Ernest  07/02/67
Barnes predicts four-year college for San Antonio San Antonio Express News  Mccory, Jim  06/29/67
Legislature praised by Ben Barnes Dallas Morning News    06/22/67
Barnes to seek Smith's office as Senate head Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Pershing, Harley  06/02/67
Texas: no luxury of drifting Dallas Morning News  West, Dick  04/09/67
Barnes: does he or doesn't he Austin American Statesman    02/05/67
Barnes gets attention on Texas political scene Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  02/05/67
Harris liberal faction won't back Barnes Houston Chronicle  McNeely, Dave  02/02/67
Improving state legislatures Dallas Morning News  West, Dick  02/01/67
Barnes says fund a year or so old Dallas Morning News    01/24/67
Friends hold fund control Barnes says Dallas Morning News    01/19/67
Barnes explains gifts from friends Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  01/18/67
Barnes, unanimously elected to 2d term as House speaker, urges dedication, work Dallas Morning News    01/11/67
Barnes denies urging firing of Quebedeaux Houston Post    11/10/66
Barnes: states at the crossroads Dallas Morning News  Engleman, Mike  11/03/66
Barnes gets group to back U. S. Viet policy Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  09/20/66
Barnes says public not told enough Dallas Morning News    09/12/66
Texas urban affairs panel studied, Barnes says Houston Post  Gardner, William  08/19/66
Legislative leaders open talks Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  08/18/66
Barnes to address legislative parley Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  08/17/66
Ben Barnes - man going places Houston Post  Gardner, William  07/31/66
Barnes urges required high school spanish Houston Chronicle  Brogan, Mary Rice  07/27/66
Barnes' role at Houston may mean spot for LBJ Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  07/24/66
Barnes rallies vote for LBJ policy Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  07/23/66
Early limestone county newspaperman was the 17th speaker of the Texas House of Representatives Abilene Reporter-News    07/14/66
Barnes to talk at rites honoring first speaker Austin American Statesman    07/01/66
Barnes voices hope on teacher salaries Dallas Morning News  Lillard, Dorothy  06/10/66
Speaker's challenger announces Dallas Morning News    02/23/66
Barnes can't see park fund source Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  12/30/65
Urban leadership predicted by Barnes Houston Chronicle    11/16/65
Texas Speaker's aide is hired at $600 a month Houston Chronicle    09/28/65
Barnes vetos short cut for his bar test Dallas Morning News    09/08/65
More state taxes appear inevitable, says Barnes Dallas Morning News    09/08/65
Legislative record lauded by Speaker Austin American Statesman    07/18/65
Speaker Ben Barnes praised from all sides Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  06/13/65
Barnes swats at senators Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  06/03/65
Barnes denies he seeks higher office Austin American Statesman    06/02/65
Barnes honored on Speaker Day Austin American Statesman    04/28/65
Speaker is honored in House Austin American Statesman  Hearne, David  04/27/65
Barnes says economics key to pay raise issue Dallas Morning News    04/27/65
Barnes says article maligns legislature Dallas Morning News    04/24/65
Barnes opposes Connally's plan for grouping colleges Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  04/06/65
Barnes says statement taken amiss Dallas Morning News    03/26/65
Barnes favors opening joint meets to press Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  03/01/65
Barnes, with a 2d term in bag, tries to avoid trouble over '69 Houston Chronicle  Brogan, Mary Rice  02/10/65
Barnes fast - moving leader Houston Post  Mcnutt, Gayle  01/24/65
Barnes says he's ahead of schedule Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  01/17/65
Moving day at Capitol Austin American Statesman  Ferrell, Retta Baker  01/15/65
Barnes installed as Speaker, slaps down first challenge Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  01/13/65
No necessity seen for special session Dallas Morning News  Duckworth, Allen  01/13/65
New Speaker lights fuse under solons Houston Chronicle  Davis, Stewart  01/13/65
3 weeks of idleness likely after House elects Speaker Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  01/12/65
Ex - miner strikes gold: Barnes' future bright Dallas Morning News    01/11/65
Landslide victory claimed by Barnes Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  01/11/65
Grover concedes; 1 challenger left Houston Chronicle  Hyatt, Jim  01/10/65
State leaders to honor Rep. Barnes at Brownwood Dallas Morning News    12/10/63
Tunnell names 2 to budget board Dallas Morning News  Duncan, Dawson  08/06/63
Scanned from microfilm - 324.23 roll 1 (1963-1972) Microfilm    11/30/62