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Frank Cahoon Frank Cahoon
Full Name: Frank Kell Cahoon
Date of birth: June 20, 1934
Date of death: January 30, 2013

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 70 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th   Republican Midland / Midland   Midland
H 77 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th (1) (2) (3)   Republican Midland / Midland   Midland
(1) Sworn 11/23/1964. Oaths of Office.
(2) Party listed as Republican on member card. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office.
(3) Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 83rd Legislature, R.S., HCR 75. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • "Midland Republican Officials Draw Democratic Opposition," 2/6/1966, pp. 1A and 8A. Former Representative Louis H. (Andy) Anderson announced as candidate for House seat held by Frank Cahoon. Midland Reporter-Telegram.
  • Legislative Project includes tape-recorded interviews, Oral History Collection, University of North Texas.
  • Notice of death, 1/31/2013. Speaker of the House.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Frank Cahoon, 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Frank Cahoon, 60th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 59th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 60th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    60th R.S. - 1967
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    59th R.S. - 1965
    Liquor Regulation  
    Military and Veterans' Affairs  
    Public Health  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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