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Robert L. Proffer Robert L. Proffer
Full Name: Robert Lee "Bob" Proffer
Date of birth: April 14, 1909
Date of death: April 3, 1986

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 22 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   50th   Democrat Justin / Denton   Denton, Jack, Montague, Palo Pinto, Parker, Wise
H 49 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 49 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 55th Legislature, 2nd C.S., SR 22. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • PROFFER, ROBERT LEE (1909-1986). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary index lists birth date as 4/14/1909 and death date as 4/3/1986. Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Obituary, 4/6/1986, p. 2A. Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Robert L. Proffer, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert L. Proffer, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert L. Proffer, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert L. Proffer, 51st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 50th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 51st session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    51st R.S. - 1949
    Congressional Districts  
    Education (Chair) 
    Federal Relations (Vice Chair) 
    Game and Fish  
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Poet Laureate Selection, Special  
    Public Health (Vice Chair) 
    Representative Districts  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    Water Rights, Irrigation and Drainage  
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Congressional Districts (Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Education (Vice Chair) 
    Enrolled Bills  
    Nominations of Governor  
    Public Health  
    Representative Districts  
    Rural Aid Equalization, Special Joint Legislative  
    Senatorial Districts  
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Education (Vice Chair) 
    School Aid Appropriation, Special  
    School Districts (Chair) 
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Interstate Cooperation  
    School Census, Special  

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