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Martin Garcia
Full Name: Martin E. Garcia, Jr.

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 46-3 Sep 20, 1972 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Raymondville / Willacy   Brooks, Cameron, Kenedy, Willacy
(1) Sworn 9/20/1972. Oaths of Office.
(2) 62nd Legislature, 4th Called Session - Oath of Office, 9/20/1972, p. 21. House Journal.
(3) Martin E. Garcia, in special election 9/16/1972, sworn 9/20/1972, succeeded Joseph A. Garcia, Jr., resigned 7/31/1972. Served 62nd 4th Called Session only. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, retirement from veterinary practice, "Dr. Garcia says adios to faithful customers, retires," by Tony Vindell, 9/7/2011, p. 5. Raymondville Chronicle-News.
  • Biographical sketch included in Tejano Struggle for Representation, 2004.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 62nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop

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