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Selected newspaper articles related to Franklin Scott Spears

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Headline Newspaper Columnist Date
Spears, medical school linked San Antonio Express News  Barlow, J. 06/04/96
Former Supreme Court justice, lawmaker Franklin Spears dead Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 04/12/96
Spears San Antonio Express News    04/12/96
Former Justice Spears, 64, dead San Antonio Express News  Clack, C. 04/11/96
Legislature draws Congressional seats Dallas News  Staff 07/01/65
Redistricting called 'ticket to court' Dallas Morning News  Banks, J. 05/31/65
Carr asks Houston court to rule on district suit Houston Post  Addington, N. 07/08/64
Suit to ask 5-man board to redistrict the state Houston Chronicle  Staff 11/08/63
Federal suit to redistrict is filed here Houston Post  Barron, B. 07/16/63
Redistricting bill approved by Senate Dallas Morning News  Duncan, D. 05/23/63
High court judge about to retire Dallas Morning News    12/25/90
Justice Spears leaves the fight after 30 years Austin American Statesman  Hight, Bruce  12/24/90
Judge Spears in good condition following heart transplant Houston Post    10/03/90
High court judge plans to quit job San Antonio Express News    03/14/89
Spears confirms he may resign Supreme Court post Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, George  06/29/88
Spears to make decision on resignation in August Dallas Morning News  Smith, Mark  06/29/88
Spears might leave state Supreme Court Dallas Times Herald    06/29/88
4th justice might leave Texas court Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Potter, Karen  06/29/88
Justice Spears may quit Houston Chronicle    06/29/88
Senior judge not certain he'll stay Houston Post    06/29/88
Spears may leave state's high court Austin American Statesman  Hight, Bruce  06/28/88
Spears might quit high court in '88 Austin American Statesman  Hight, Bruce  09/12/87
Justice wants to retire, but not just yet Fort Worth Star-Telegram    09/12/87
Justice is reconsidering his plans to quit court Houston Chronicle    09/12/87
Justice's plan to resign may give Clements 2nd court seat to fill Dallas Times Herald  Kilday, Patti  09/11/87
Justice Spears undergoing tests San Antonio Express News    08/26/81
'Cruel jest' of criminal justice derided Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Neal, Larry  05/02/81
Judge says caseloads require more courts Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Campbell, Bob  05/05/79
New challenges ahead for Spears San Antonio Light  Slayman, E.J.  01/04/79
State Supreme Court gets Spears, loses Daniel Austin American Statesman    01/03/79
Spears dons robes of Texas Supreme Court San Antonio Express News    01/03/79
Spears takes office San Antonio Light  Welch, Andy  01/03/79
Franklin Spears looks forward to '79 San Antonio Express News  Mccory, Jim  12/10/78
Spears leaves hospital San Antonio Express News    11/21/78
Hospitalized justice-elect recovering Dallas Morning News    11/12/78
Spears back in hospital San Antonio Express News    11/10/78
Spears cites qualifications Beaumont Enterprise    04/11/78
Spears for Supreme Court Houston Chronicle    03/28/78
Spears seeks seat on state high court San Antonio Express News  Mccory, Jim  01/13/78
Spears step nearer Supreme Court race San Antonio Express News  Mccory, Jim  01/07/78
Spears named judge Dallas Morning News    09/21/68
(no headline) San Antonio Express News  Thompson, Paul  04/09/67
Spears eyeing attorney race Austin American Statesman    09/07/65
Scanned from microfilm - 324.23 roll 5 (1963) Microfilm    11/30/62
Special elections called Dec. 16 in Bexar County Dallas Morning News    11/11/61