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Royston Lanning Royston Lanning
Full Name: Royston Conrad "Doc" Lanning
Date of birth: September 21, 1899
Date of death: September 4, 1985

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 22 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   48th   Democrat Jacksboro / Jack   Denton, Jack, Montague, Palo Pinto, Parker, Wise
S 22 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   46th (1)   Democrat Jacksboro / Jack   Denton, Jack, Montague, Palo Pinto, Parker, Wise
H 109 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat Jacksboro / Jack   Jack, Young
H 109 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Jacksboro / Jack   Jack, Young
(1) 46th Legislature - 1/10/1939, p. 2, listed in "Roll Call of Senators-Elect." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 69th Legislature, R.S., HR 323. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 69th Legislature, 2nd C.S., HCR 3. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Corporal, World War I. "Lanning served in World War I as a Corporal, Troup D, 6th Calvary, Camp Stanley, TX." Memorial, January 1987, p. 102. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Memorial, January 1987, p. 102. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Royston Lanning, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Royston Lanning, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Royston Lanning, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Royston Lanning, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Royston Lanning, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Royston Lanning, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 47th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 49th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 44th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 45th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Contingent Expense (Vice Chair) 
    Finance (Chair) 
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Investigating Committee  
    Labor  
    Legislative Audit, Special  
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
    Rules  
    State Affairs  
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Brazos River Conservation and Reclamation District, Investigation, Special  
    Contingent Expense  
    Education  
    Election Laws, Special  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Labor  
    Legislative Audit, Special  
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Rules  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Banking  
    Congressional Districts  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Finance (Vice Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Mining, Irrigation and Drainage  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
    Public Printing (Vice Chair) 
    Rules  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Banking  
    Contingent Expenses (Vice Chair) 
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Mining, Irrigation and Drainage  
    Poet Laureate Selection, Special  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
    Public Health  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    45th R.S. - 1937
    Congressional and Legislative Districts (Chair) 
    Education  
    Local and Uncontested Bills  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    44th R.S. - 1935
    Commercial Motor Vehicles Investigation  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Education  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Wage Scales of State Highway Department, Special  
     

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