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James T. Sparks James Thomas Sparks
Full Name: James Thomas Sparks
Date of birth: October 24, 1920
Date of death: November 21, 1996

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 44-1 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
H 44-1 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
H 44-1 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 51st Legislature, 1st C.S., HSR 43. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 51st Legislature, R.S., HSR 94. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Sparks, James Thomas. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James T. Sparks, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James T. Sparks, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James T. Sparks, 51st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 50th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 51st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    51st R.S. - 1949
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    School Districts  
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Banks and Banking  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Rules (Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Common Carriers  
    Federal Relations  
    Representation Before the Legislature  

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