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Maury Maverick Maury Maverick
Full Name: Fontaine Maury Maverick, Jr.
Date of birth: January 3, 1921
Date of death: January 28, 2003

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68-2 Jan 11, 1955 - Jan 8, 1957 54th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 68-2 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 78-2 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 55th Legislature, R.S., HSR 357. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 78th Legislature, R.S., HR 101. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 78th Legislature, R.S., SR 86. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Marine Corps, World War II. "After graduating from the Texas Military Institute 1938, Mr. Maverick joined the U.S. Marines and served his country during World War II in the Pacific theater . . . " 78th Legislature, R.S., HR 101. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • "Who You Callin' a Maverick?", 10/5/2008. New York Times.
  • Obituary, "Champion of Underdogs Was S.A. Icon," 1/29/2003. Relatives: Samuel Maverick - great-grandfather, Maury Maverick, Jr. - great-grandson. San Antonio Express-News.
  • "The Last Maverick," July 2003, pp. 46-54. Texas Monthly.
  • San Antonio Express-News contributing columnist, through 2/2/2003 column (weekly columns, bio). San Antonio Express-News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Maury Maverick, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Maury Maverick, 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 52nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 53rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 54th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    54th R.S. - 1955
    Aeronautics  
    Judiciary  
    Labor  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    53rd R.S. - 1953
    Aeronautics  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Judiciary  
    Labor  
    Penitentiaries  
    52nd R.S. - 1951
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary  
    State Hospitals and Special Schools  
     

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