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Anita Lee Blair
Full Name: Anita Lee Blair
Date of birth: September 8, 1916
Date of death: August 25, 2010
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955
El Paso / El Paso
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
- Photo and biographical sketch, pp. 130-133. Birth date 9/8/1916. With Maud Isaacks, one of the first two women to serve in the Texas House from the same district at the same time.
Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
- Blair, Anita Lee.
Texas State Cemetery.
- "Anita Blair Has Reason for Safety," 1/28/1953. "According to the American Foundation for the blind, she is the first blind woman elected to public office."
Dallas Morning News.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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