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Elmer Tarbox Elmer Tarbox
Full Name: Elmer Lois Tarbox
Date of birth: March 7, 1916
Date of death: November 2, 1987

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 75-1 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock
H 75-1 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock
H 76-2 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Hockley, Lubbock
H 76-2 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 12, 1971 61st   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Hockley, Lubbock, Terry
H 76-2 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 187. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 63rd Legislature, R.S., HSR 66. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 65th Legislature, R.S., HCR 73. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Shows middle initial L. (Texas state directory shows T.; Clips database shows R.) House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • TARBOX, ELMER LOIS (1916-1987). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch and description of the Elmer Lois Tarbox papers. Texas Tech University Libraries.
  • Other Resources
  • Interment in Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery, Lubbock, TX. Find a Grave.
  • Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators
  • Named one of the 'Furniture'. Best and Worst Legislators, 1973.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Elmer Tarbox, 60th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Elmer Tarbox, 61st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Elmer Tarbox, 62nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Elmer Tarbox, 63rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Elmer Tarbox, 64th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 60th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 61st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 62nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 63rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 64th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    64th R.S. - 1975
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Agriculture and Livestock Interim Committee on Study of Agriculture and Livestock Commodities Exportation and Importation  
    Transportation  
    63rd R.S. - 1973
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Agriculture and Livestock Subcommittee on Duplication in State-financed Agricultural Research Programs (Vice Chair) 
    Business and Industry  
    Business and Industry Subcommittee on Consumer Protection  
    Liquor Regulation  
    62nd R.S. - 1971
    Aeronautics  
    Appropriations  
    Data Processing and Printing  
    Degree Plans  
    Higher Education (Vice Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Traffic Court System  
    61st R.S. - 1969
    Appropriations  
    Automatic Data Processing in State Government  
    Highways and Roads (Vice Chair) 
    House Administration  
    Livestock  
    Rules of Order and Decorum of the House  
    Urban Affairs  
    60th R.S. - 1967
    Aeronautics  
    Architecture, Engineering and Landscape Architecture  
    Banks and Banking  
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    Motor Traffic  
    State Affairs  
     

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