Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Members | Member Information | Legislation

Selected newspaper articles related to Waggoner Carr

For assistance locating copies of these articles, please contact your local library.

Entries marked with are biographical in nature.

Headline Newspaper Columnist Date
Chisum seeks speaker's seat Amarillo Globe-News  Rangel, E. 10/14/10
West Texas loses clout with Craddick leaving Amarillo Globe-News  Rangel, E. 01/07/09
Craddick 'elated, humbled' over winning his third term as speaker Midland Reporter Telegram  Campbell, B. 01/14/07
House to resolve harsh race for speaker today San Antonio Express News  Sandberg, L. 01/09/07
1961 revisited: bitter battle, secret ballot for speaker Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 01/08/07
A rebellion born of earlier win Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 01/07/07
Ex-attorney general Waggoner Carr, 85 Houston Chronicle  A.P. Wire 02/28/04
Saturday services for Carr Austin American Statesman  Staff 02/27/04
Colorful politician survived scandal Austin American Statesman  Sayre, K. 02/26/04
Former Texas attorney general, House speaker Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 02/26/04
Lubbock lawyer, political power Carr dies at 85 Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Short, M. 02/26/04
Former Texas AG dies in Austin San Antonio Express News  Staff 02/26/04
Morales' beliefs: a moot point? Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 04/19/98
Initiative, referendum no Austin American Statesman    09/30/96
Former lawmakers recall the good old days Dallas Morning News    05/23/95
TEA party met with Carr on state plan, Bishop says Dallas News  Tatum, H. 12/24/80
Carr refused change of venue Austin American  A.P. Wire 12/15/72
Carr and Osorio indicted for fraud, conspiracy Austin American  A.P. Wire 07/11/72
Grand jury hears Carr Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 03/11/72
Waggoner Carr sues Sharp for $100 million Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, G. 12/23/71
Carr files stock appeal Dallas Morning News  Staff 11/18/71
FDIC sues Osorio and Carr Austin American  A.P. Wire 09/25/71
$1.25-million FDIC suit lists dallas physician Dallas Morning News  A.P. Wire 09/25/71
IRS says Osorio owes back taxes on funds linked to RIC industries Waco News-Tribune  A.P. Wire 09/23/71
Mahon to subpoena probe witnesses Dallas Morning News  Freund, C. 09/21/71
Serious aspect of SEC stock case approaches Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 09/19/71
Capitol ordered charge, Carr says Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 09/19/71
Carr, Osorio, 6 others guilty Daily Texan  A.P. Wire 09/17/71
Carr, Osorio enjoined Dallas Morning News  A.P. Wire 09/17/71
Defendents face hard 10 days Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 09/17/71
Carr 'shocked' Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 09/17/71
Stock defendants enjoined Dallas Morning News  Golz, E. 09/17/71
The text of Judge Hughes' ruling Dallas Morning News  Staff 09/17/71
U.S. attorney, too, to study stock fraud case findings Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Summers, R. 09/17/71
Carr, other defendants vow to fight court ruling to end Houston Post  Weise, A. 09/17/71
Stock fraud case generates heat Dallas Morning News  Johnson, T. 09/16/71
Ex-attorney general guilty El Paso Herald Post  UP. 09/16/71
Ruling due today in stock case Houston Post  Staff 09/16/71
Carr questioned by SEC about '69 political contacts Austin American  A.P. Wire 09/10/71
Carr denies role in stock schemes Dallas Morning News  Golz, E. 09/10/71
Knew nothing of deals, Carr insists to court Houston Post  Wiese, A. 09/10/71
Carr asked about friendship among political personalities Austin American  A.P. Wire 09/09/71
Big loans made to rescue firm Houston Post  Wiese, A. 09/09/71
Carr-Sharp link told Dallas Morning News  Golz, E. 09/08/71
Stock trial's focus on loan to Carr Austin American  A.P. Wire 09/02/71
Capitol Austin American Statesman  Castlebury, G. 08/29/71
Day of reckoning Houston Chronicle  McNutt, G. 08/29/71
House panel wants Wilson to testify Austin American  Kuempel, G. 08/20/71
House committee will seek Wilson testimony in probe Houston Post  West, F. 08/20/71
Grand jury hears Carr testimony Austin American  A.P. Wire 08/19/71
U.S. provoked firms' failure, Osorio charges Houston Post  James, A. 08/19/71
Angleton bank claims loss on firm's loan Houston Post  Wiese, A. 08/19/71
Stock figure Osorio once clean-up man Houston Post  James, A. 08/15/71
Sharp 'bail-out' loan arranged, Osorio says Houston Post  Wiese, A. 08/04/71
Travis grand jury hears three Houston Post  Wiese, A. 07/30/71
Carr's deposition taken in stock manipulation suit Houston Post  A.P. Wire 07/27/71
More light thrown on Frank W. Sharp case San Antonio Express  A.P. Wire 07/15/71
Full picture still hidden Dallas Morning News  Geddie, J. 01/31/71
Doesn't Lubbock love us anymore? San Antonio Express News  Editorial 02/27/67
EOO in vote furor Houston Tribune  Staff 02/02/67
2 judges say ruling 'limited' Houston Chronicle  Tutt, B. 01/06/66
Atty Gen Carr says he will defend all redistrict bills Houston Post  Bailey, E. 07/01/65
House to Honor 'Uncle Henry' Blair Austin American  Ferrell, R. 05/09/65
Carr calls for early ruling on legislative redistricting Dallas News  Morehead, R. 07/08/64
Texas accepts U.S. order, agrees to redistricting Dallas Times Herald  Staff 07/08/64
Carr asks Houston court to rule on district suit Houston Post  Addington, N. 07/08/64
Redistrict delay for Texas OKd Houston Post  Bowers, M. 04/02/64
Officials hope to redistrict after election Houston Post  Addington, N. 03/03/64
High court rules Texas must redraw districts Dallas Times Herald    03/02/64
Carr brief cites threat of redistricting turmoil Houston Post  Addington, N. 02/20/64
Texas apportionment may be affected--Carr Austin American  A.P. Wire 02/17/64
Congressional suit sent to High Court Dallas Morning News  Morehead, R. 12/13/63
Gov. Connally's reasoning behind delay in redistricting now clear Houston Chronicle  Byers, B. 10/27/63
Justice suspends redistricting edict Houston Post  West, F. 10/26/63
Petition cites 3 reasons districting stay needed Dallas Times Herald  Staff 10/25/63
Brown joins in call for session on redistricting Houston Post  Staff 10/24/63
State to seek stay in redistricting, Carr says Houston Post  Addington, N. 10/21/63
Redistricting held not courts' role Dallas Times Herald  Staff 09/18/63
Carr calls on legislators for business-like session Dallas Morning News  Morehead, R. 01/27/59
Burkett holds meeting to open speakership drive Houston Post  Staff 02/23/58
Fight promised by Carr to keep House Leadership Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hilburn, R. 02/22/58
Ex - attorney general has jewel of hobby San Antonio Light    02/01/90
Increasing cost of state operation is cited by Carr Houston Chronicle    09/09/80
Taxpayer groups preparing battle plans for legislative fights Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Morris, Barry  07/30/80
Carr urges battle against tax boosts Corpus Christi Caller Times  Jones, Kathryn  07/11/80
Carr out to relax government grip Austin American Statesman  McNeely, Dave  05/19/80
Carr warns of possible 'revolt' San Angelo Standard Times  Killgore, Le  06/12/79
Waggoner Carr's remembrances of a personal ordeal Houston Chronicle  Franks, Zarko  06/03/79
Carr autographs 'Not Guilty' San Antonio Express News  Mccory, Jim  12/20/77
Carr says news media manipulated Fort Worth Star-Telegram    07/30/77
Carr says he was framed Austin American Statesman  Cox, Mike  05/30/77
Free Press - a threat to fair trials? El Paso Times  Mcgill, Olin  03/04/77
Carr claiming book to reach into high levels Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Summers, Roger  07/31/76
Carr feels trial was costly lesson in political prosecution Houston Post  Hancock, Darrell  10/27/74
Capital talk Highlander  Bode, Winston  07/18/74
Fund-raising effort set for Carr after long court battle Houston Chronicle  Kuempel, George  06/19/74
Carr planning new life outside political realm San Antonio Express News    05/03/74
Carr tells of trial ordeal; aims to rebuild reputation Houston Post  Wittenberg, Pete  04/25/74
Former attorney general states some always will be suspicious Dallas Times Herald  Eyre, Ruth  04/14/74
Carr's 'great relief' is shared Lubbock Avalanche Journal    04/11/74
Jury acquits Carr, Osorio in stock case Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/23/73
Carr dismissed from civil suit Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/23/73
Carr, Osorio acquitted but face other charges Houston Chronicle    03/23/73
Attorney argues Carr-Osorio guilt Austin American Statesman    03/22/73
Rape of firm charged Dallas Morning News  Eyre, Ruth  03/22/73
Carr, Osorio, Novotny co-schemers, jury told San Angelo Standard Times    03/22/73
Heated questioning ends testimony in Carr case Austin American Statesman    03/21/73
Carr, Osorio rest case Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/21/73
Carr's reputation called good Dallas Times Herald  Eyre, Ruth  03/21/73
Carr 'didn't read' fine print on note Fort Worth Star-Telegram    03/21/73
Former AG Carr denies any fraudulent intentions Austin American Statesman    03/20/73
Prosecutor quizzes Carr about money San Antonio Express News    03/20/73
Carr to take witness stand in bid to prove innocence Austin American Statesman    03/18/73
Carr-Osorio trial winding into home stretch Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Anderson, Godfrey  03/18/73
Osorio-Carr prosecution rests case Austin American Statesman    03/15/73
Prosecution completes case early; Carr, Osorio ask judge for acquittal Dallas Times Herald    03/15/73
Carr, Osorio seeking acquittal Houston Chronicle    03/15/73
Government wins argument in trial of Carr, Osorio Dallas Times Herald  Eyre, Ruth  03/14/73
U.S. builds Osorio, Carr case Dallas Times Herald  Eyre, Ruth  03/13/73
Attempts to get Carr to pay loan recounted at trial Fort Worth Star-Telegram    03/13/73
Carr cross-examines witness in his fraud trial Houston Chronicle    03/13/73
Carr-Osorio trial humdrum; court is usually half empty Corpus Christi Caller Times    03/11/73
Carr grills old friend Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/10/73
Carr, prosecutor lock in heated testimony Dallas Times Herald  Eyre, Ruth  03/10/73
Document in testimony discloses Carr, Osorio as partners Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/09/73
Carr-Osorio jurors picked, testimony to start Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/08/73
Testimony under way in Carr trial Dallas Times Herald  Eyre, Ruth  03/08/73
Carr presses pretrial publicity issue in examination of jury Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/07/73
Novotny pleads guilty to 1 count Dallas Morning News  George, Ronald  03/06/73
Carr questions prospective jurors in his trial Houston Chronicle    03/06/73
Carr in court on criminal fraud charges Houston Chronicle    03/05/73
Carr to battle for clean record Dallas Times Herald  Eyre, Ruth  03/04/73
Carr, 5 others face Nov. 20 day in court Austin American Statesman    07/29/72
Carr freed on bond, goes home to family Houston Post    07/12/72
Carr, Osorio, 5 others indicted Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Neal, Larry  07/11/72
Carr is indicted in stock fraud case Houston Chronicle    07/11/72
'Lobbying' probe stirs Carr reply Austin American Statesman    02/14/71
Carr contends he didn't violate state lobby law Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  02/14/71
Carr denies he violated lobby law Houston Post    02/14/71
Carr admits lobbying, denies need to register San Antonio Express News    02/14/71
Carr called for lobbying Austin American Statesman  Kuempel, George  02/12/71
Carr's alleged lobbying due county attorney's probe Austin American Statesman  Kuempel, George  02/12/71
Violations of lobby act object of probe Houston Post  Wiese, Art  02/12/71
No injunction for Carr Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  02/11/71
Former attorney general testifies most of day Dallas Morning News  Golz, Earl  02/09/71
$3 million loan to Carr bared Houston Post    02/02/71
Waggoner Carr looking forward to his court case Austin American Statesman  Beene, Richard  01/28/71
Carr resented 'high-handed' method of Sharp, aids assuming business Austin American Statesman  Anderson, Godfrey  01/27/71
Carr concedes concern threatened Dallas Morning News  Freund, Carl  01/27/71
Carr blasts critics of his dealings Austin American Statesman    01/25/71
Carr assails critis, denies any wrongdoing Houston Chronicle  Byers, Bo  01/25/71
Carr blasts critics Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  01/24/71
Carr hits Demos joining cause against Viet war San Antonio Express News    10/09/69
Waggoner Carr denies considering another race Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  07/02/69
'Mad Dogs' Austin American Statesman  Barnard, Barbara  06/11/69
Silent majority urged to demand Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  06/11/69
'Best opportunity, worst reputation' Austin American Statesman  Carr, Waggoner  05/14/69
Carr's letter asks why can prof stay Dallas Morning News    08/01/68
Describing candidate, Carr sounds like one Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  12/11/67
Carr eyes race for lt. governor Austin American Statesman  Hall, Jerry  08/31/67
Carr concedes he might run for lieutenant governor San Antonio Express News    08/24/67
Carr to practice law in Lubbock Austin American Statesman    12/29/66
Mrs. Waggoner Carr - 'Speaking of...' Dallas Morning News  Lillard, Dorothy  08/25/66
Carr receives Freedoms award Dallas Morning News    08/17/66
The Waggoner Carrs: couple steps upward in official positions Austin American Statesman  Wheelock, Ernestine  08/14/66
Carr ends talks with Dem chiefs in D.S. Houston Chronicle  Mort, John  07/15/66
Carr asks boost in parole agents Dallas Morning News  Geddie, John  04/10/66
Announcement by Carr stirs some questions Dallas Morning News    09/19/65
Carr asks court to let him file in Rice U. suit Houston Chronicle    02/16/65
Carr asks teen help on crime Houston Post  Pengelly, Allen  02/14/65
Carr to be youth conference speaker Houston Post    02/11/65
Budget boost asked by Atty. Gen. Carr Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  02/10/65
Carr hints he'll continue to refuse bond's approval Dallas Morning News    01/23/65
Court hurting state on reds, Carr declares Houston Chronicle    01/19/65
Carr rules out dual pay for teacher-solon Houston Chronicle    12/22/64
Carr sees little chance of collecting Estes fine Dallas Morning News    10/28/64
Carr says U. S. usurps water resource role Dallas Morning News    10/13/64
Carr attacks Belli conduct Dallas Morning News    10/08/64
Rules governing vote by military outlined by Carr Dallas Morning News    10/08/64
Carr to be honored at Texas prison rodeo Houston Chronicle    10/08/64
Attorney General submits his data Dallas Morning News  Duncan, Dawson  10/06/64
Carr's assassination report calls for better protection Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  10/06/64
State report likened to Warren findings Houston Chronicle  Wood, Bob  09/30/64
Time the innocent got a break Houston Chronicle  Davis, Stewart  09/18/64
Crime increase a threat, Carr warns officers Houston Chronicle  Robinson, Jim  09/09/64
Need to halt crime urgent, Carr says Dallas Morning News  Turner, Thomas  09/02/64
Blunt Carr quiets foes Dallas Morning News  Banks, Jimmy  01/24/63
Carr pledges full fight against crime Dallas Morning News    01/06/63
Carr vows pursuit of Estes, oil cases Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  01/03/63
Carr appoints 7 to be assistants Dallas Morning News    12/29/62
State Bar to aid Carr in recruiting lawyers Dallas Morning News    12/13/62
Carr urges businesses to promote their state Dallas Morning News    08/03/61
Press release - exceprts from a speech Abilene Reporter-News    06/25/61
Carr will support Democratic ticket Dallas Morning News    08/21/60
Carr claims Wilson stalled land cases Dallas Morning News  Duckworth, Allen  05/03/60
Carr says leadership required Dallas Morning News    04/25/60
Carr says Wilson knew of gambling Dallas Morning News    04/22/60
Carr blisters Wilson in Waco campaign talk Dallas Morning News  Turner, Thomas  04/16/60
Campaigning Dallas Morning News    04/08/60
Carr hits decisions of Wilson Dallas Morning News    03/28/60
Carr charges letdown on states' tights Dallas Morning News    03/25/60
Carr using braille publicity Dallas Morning News    03/16/60
Carr opens campaign, blasts Wilson's record Dallas Morning News    03/10/60
Carr blasts foe's actions Dallas Morning News    03/04/60
Speaker Carr urges stronger party needed Dallas Morning News    02/25/60
Carr launches his campaign for attorney general's post Dallas Morning News  Duncan, Dawson  02/23/60
Carr promises battle in attorney general race Dallas Morning News    01/15/60
Carr enters race for attorney post Dallas Morning News  Duncan, Dawson  12/31/59
House members urge Carr to run Dallas Morning News  Duckworth, Allen  12/29/59
Scanned from microfilm - 324.23 roll 2 (1960-1968) Microfilm    11/30/59
Carr gets vote of confidence after challenging House foes Dallas Morning News  Duckworth, Allen  07/16/59
Speaker's offer has no takers Austin American Statesman  Wood, Sam  07/15/59
Failure blamed on governor Dallas Morning News  Glines, Bill  06/21/59
Legislature did well, Carr claims Dallas Morning News    05/13/59
House forgets bitterness, pays tribute to Speaker Dallas Morning News  Duckworth, Allen  05/06/59
Carr scores in tax talk Austin American Statesman    04/05/59
Carr says that it's all luck Dallas Morning News    01/18/59
Carr advises state to push for its goals Dallas Morning News  Duckworth, Allen  12/05/57
Friends honor Speaker Carr Dallas Morning News    11/07/57
Austin affair will honor Speaker Carr Dallas Morning News    11/03/57
Waggoner Carr: legislator Dallas Morning News  Morehead, Richard M.  12/09/56
Rep. Carr leads race for Speaker Austin American Statesman  Brooks, Raymond  06/07/55