John Lee Smith
Full Name: John Lee Smith
Date of birth: May 16, 1894
Date of death: September 26, 1963
Terms of Service top
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||Counties in District
Jan 14, 1941 - Mar 1, 1942
Throckmorton / Throckmorton
Callahan, Eastland, Fisher, Haskell, Jones, Mitchell, Nolan, Scurry, Shackelford, Stephens, Taylor, Throckmorton
Dallas Morning News 3/1/1942, "Throckmorton Senator Bids for Promotion: Becomes Candidate for Nomination as Lieutenant Governor" [LRL microfilm, Articles of Interest].
Legislative Clipping Service
Pat M. Bullock, in special election 11/3/1942, succeeded to unexpired term of John L. Smith (in Senate), resigned 9/10/1941. Bullock resigned 11/18/1942, after reelection 11/3/1942.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
47th Legislature, 1st C.S. - Members of the Senate roll includes Smith. Eighth Day roll, 9/19/1941, p. 70 shows Smith was present as a Senator on last day of the session.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Military Service Notes
John Lee Smith, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
John Lee Smith, Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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