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Penrose Metcalfe Penrose Blakely Metcalfe
Full Name: Penrose Blakely Metcalfe
Date of birth: November 24, 1893
Date of death: March 6, 1970

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 25 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   48th   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Brown, Coke, Coleman, Comanche, Concho, Gillespie, Irion, Kimble, McCulloch, Mason, Menard, Mills, Runnels, Schleicher, Sterling, Tom Green
S 25 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   46th (1)   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Brown, Coke, Coleman, Comanche, Concho, Gillespie, Irion, Kimble, McCulloch, Mason, Menard, Mills, Runnels, Schleicher, Sterling, Tom Green
H 91 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Glasscock, Howard, Irion, Reagan, Sterling, Tom Green
H 91 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (2)   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Glasscock, Howard, Irion, Reagan, Sterling, Tom Green
H 91 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Glasscock, Howard, Irion, Reagan, Sterling, Tom Green
H 91 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Glasscock, Howard, Irion, Reagan, Sterling, Tom Green
(1) 46th Legislature - 1/10/1939, p. 2, listed in "Roll Call of Senators-Elect." Senate Journal.
(2) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 48th Legislature, HCR 150. Relatives: Charles Metcalfe - father; Penrose Metcalfe - son. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, May 1970, p. 389. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army Signal Corps, Air Corps. Photo and salute. With Honor and Gratitude: A Special Thank You to Our Texas Senate Members Who Served Our Country, 2017.
  • Other Resources
  • Penrose Blakely Metcalfe, birth date 11/24/1893, death date 3/6/1970, interment in Fairmount Cemetery, San Angelo, Tom Green County. Find a Grave.
  • "Charles B. Metcalfe Services Set Here at 3:30 P.M. Today," 12/12/1941, p. 1, 20. San Angelo Standard Times.
  • "Penrose Metcalfe, Area Pioneer Dies," 3/7/1970, p. 1A, 2A. San Angelo Standard Times.
  • Mentioned in preview of 44th Legislature and discussion of legislative turnover, "Texas House Gets 80 New Members," 10/15/1934, p. 14. San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Penrose Metcalfe, 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.
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 43rd 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
    Agriculture  
    Banking  
    Congressional Districts  
    Employment, Special  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Examine Enrolled Copy of HJR 13, Special  
    Finance  
    Flag Presentation to Mexican Army Aviation Squadron, Special  
    Highways and Motor Traffic (Chair) 
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Representative Districts  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    Veterans' Affairs  
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Assignment and Employment, Special (Chair) 
    Contingent Expense  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Education  
    Engrossed Bills (Vice Chair) 
    Enrolled Bills  
    Finance  
    Highways and Motor Traffic (Chair) 
    Military Affairs (Chair) 
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Land Office (Vice Chair) 
    Representative Districts  
    Rules  
    Rural Aid, Special  
    Stock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
    Textbooks and The University of Texas, Investigation, Special and Interim (Chair) 
    Towns and City Corporations  
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Agriculture  
    Congressional Districts  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Finance  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Labor  
    Military Affairs (Chair) 
    Mining, Irrigation and Drainage  
    Nominations of Governor  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Rules (Chair) 
    Rural Aid Advisory, Special  
    State Institutions and Departments (Vice Chair) 
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Agriculture  
    Congressional Districts (Vice Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Finance  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Military Affairs (Chair) 
    Mining, Irrigation and Drainage  
    Nominations of Governor  
    Poet Laureate Selection, Special  
    Public Lands and Land Office (Vice Chair) 
    Rules  
    State Institutions and Departments  
    45th R.S. - 1937
    Appropriations  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Conservation and Reclamation (Vice Chair) 
    Crude Oil Prices, Special  
    Equalization Fund, Special  
    Expenditures of Rural Aid Appropriations, Special  
    Nepotism in State Government, Special  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Rules  
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Federal Relations  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Appropriations  
    Congressional Districts (Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    41st R.S. - 1929
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Inspect Insane Hospitals  
    Lease of Land for Travis County Courthouse, Investigate  
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
     

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