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Clarence LaFayette Stocks

C. Stocks
Full Name: Clarence LaFayette Stocks
Birth date: June 20, 1874
Death date: March 23, 1961

Terms of Service

  • House, 45th Legislature
    1/12/1937 - 1/10/1939

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 45th Legislature, R.S. - Text of poem, "The Great Transition: An Easter Reverie," by Clarence La Fayette Stocks, 5/6/1937, pp. 2717-2718; Resolution naming as Poet Laureate of House, 5/21/1937, p. 3330. House Journal .


Other Resources

  • Dr. Clarence LaFayette Stocks, birth date 6/20/1874, death date 3/23/1961, interment in Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Cooke County. Photo, "Former member of the Texas Legislature and Poet Laureate of House. Author and publisher of THE SUN COMES UP, a book of poems." Find a Grave .
  • 45th Legislature (1937) - C.L. Stocks, postoffice Gainesville, Cooke County, nativity Georgia, age 63, dentist (D.D.S.). Texas Legislative Manual .
  • Occupational and biographical information - 45th Legislature, Chapter 1, "The Big Job," pp. 1-17. The Legislature and the Texas People 1937.

Committee Information

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