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Emry Cummings Emry Spencer Cummings
Full Name: Emry Spencer Cummings
Date of birth: September 23, 1887
Date of death: May 30, 1960

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 116 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Merkel / Taylor   Taylor
H 116 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Taylor
(1) "Rep. E.S. Cummings of Abilene," "Small Errors Are Costly to State," 2/20/1927. Abilene Reporter-News.
(2) Abilene. House Journal.
(3) Merkel, Taylor County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Merkel. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, September 1960, p. 599. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Photo and obituary, 5/31/1960, p. 1. Abilene Reporter-News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Emry Cummings, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Emry Cummings, 40th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 40th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    40th R.S. - 1927
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Education  
    Judiciary  
    Municipal and Private Corporations (Chair) 
    Penitentiaries  
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Judiciary  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Public Printing  
     

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