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Clement Fain, Jr. Clement Franklin Fain
Full Name: Clement Franklin "Clem" Fain, Jr.
Date of birth: October 28, 1903
Date of death: December 11, 1980

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 5 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   47th   Democrat Livingston / Polk   Grimes, Houston, Leon, Madison, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography of Clem F. Fain, Jr., Volume 2, pp. 301-302. Texas Democracy: a Centennial History of Politics and Personalities of the Democratic Party, 1836-1936, 1937.
  • Fain, Clement Franklin. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Marine Corps, Lieutenant, World War II. "Legislature Faces Problem of Absences: Men in Armed Forces Can't Get Leave to Attend Sessions," 1/1/1943. Dallas Morning News.
  • United States Marine Corps, First Lieutenant. "Fain Will Be Fifth Senator in Service," 2/13/1943, p. 8. Lubbock Morning Avalanche.
  • Pictured in uniform in 48th Senate composite photo and listed as Lt. Clem Fain. State Preservation Board.
  • United States Marine Corps. Photo and salute. With Honor and Gratitude: A Special Thank You to Our Texas Senate Members Who Served Our Country, 2017.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Clement Fain, Jr., 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Clement Fain, Jr., 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 47th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Banking  
    Congressional Districts  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Contingent Expense (Vice Chair) 
    Counties and County Boundaries (Vice Chair) 
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Education  
    Game and Fish  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Internal Improvements  
    Labor  
    Military Affairs  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation (Vice Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Affairs  
    State Penitentiaries (Chair) 
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Education  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements (Chair) 
    Mining, Irrigation and Drainage  
    Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
    Prison System, Investigation  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Health  
    Public Welfare, Investigation, Special  
    State Institutions and Departments  
    Un-American Activities  
    Yacht 'Eureka', Special  
     

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