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A. R. 'Augie' Ovard A.R. 'Augie' Ovard
Full Name: August R. "Augie" Ovard
Date of birth: October 3, 1921
Date of death: May 30, 2001

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 113 Jan 8, 1991 - Jan 12, 1993 72nd   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 113 Jan 10, 1989 - Jan 8, 1991 71st   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 113 Jan 13, 1987 - Jan 10, 1989 70th   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 72nd Legislature, 4th C.S., HR 125. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 72nd Legislature, 4th C.S., HR 35, honoring the members of the House of Representatives who have served in the military forces of the United States. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army Air Forces, Staff Sergeant, World War II, medical administrator in the China-Burma-India Theater. 72nd Legislature, 4th C.S., HR 35. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, 6/1/2001, p. 35A. Dallas Morning News.
  • August R. Ovard, birth date 10/3/1921, death date 5/30/2001, last place of residence Dallas. FamilySearch U.S. Social Security Death Index.
  • Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators
  • Named one of the 'New Furniture'. Best and Worst Legislators 1987.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. A. R. 'Augie' Ovard,70th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. A. R. 'Augie' Ovard,71st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Augie Ovard,72nd Legislature, Members of the 72nd Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 70th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 71st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 72nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    72nd R.S. - 1991
    Business and Commerce  
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
    71st R.S. - 1989
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Labor and Employment Relations  
    Labor and Employment Relations Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight  
    70th R.S. - 1987
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Cultural and Historical Resources  
    Cultural and Historical Resources Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight  

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