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Oral History Interview with Oscar H. Mauzy, December 1, 1969

Description: Interview with former Democratic Texas Senator Oscar H. Mauzy, an attorney from Dallas. The interview includes his personal experiences and views as a member of the Special Sessions of the Sixty-first Legislature.
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Date: July 15, 1970
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Mauzy, Oscar H.
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Oral History Interview with Oscar H. Mauzy, June 25, 1969

Description: Interview with former Democratic Texas Senator Oscar H. Mauzy, an attorney from Dallas, Texas. The interview includes Mauzy's personal views and experiences as a member of the Sixty-first legislature.
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Date: April 7, 1970
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Mauzy, Oscar H.
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Oral History Interview with Rayford Price, January 3, 1972

Description: Interview with former Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives Rayford Price, an attorney from Palestine, Texas. The interview includes Price's personal views on general problems in the Texas state government, taxation, lobby activities, annual legislative sessions, reforms in the office of the House Speaker, insurance legislation, appropriations, legislative ethics, redistricting, and House and Senate relations.
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Date: September 24, 1973
Creator: Riddlesperger, James W. & Price, Rayford
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Oral History Interview with David Allred, October 31, 1979

Description: Interview with Democratic journalist and member of the Texas House of Representative David Allred, from Wichita Falls, Texas. David Allred was the son of former Governor James V. Allred. In the interview, Allred describes some of his experiences as a member of the Sixty-sixth Legislature. His topics of discussion include the Sam Houston Caucus, his impressions of Governor William Clements and Speaker Bill Clayton, consumer legislation, interest rates, tax reliefs, the Peveto Bill, and the "Killer Bees".
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Date: October 31, 1979
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Allred, David
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Oral History Interview with Oscar H. Mauzy, February 19, 1982

Description: Interview with Democratic attorney and member of the Texas Senate Oscar H. Mauzy from Dallas, Texas. In the interview, Mauzy recollects memories and experiences as a member of the Sixty-seventh legislature. He discusses his personal views on issues including the elections of 1980, initiative-referendum, the abortion issue, law-and-order legislation, redistricting, and the state water plan. Mauzy also comments on Ross Perot, Governor William Clements, Lieutenant Governor William Hobby, and Attorney General Mark White.
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Date: February 19, 1982
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Mauzy, Oscar H.
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Oral History Interview with Oscar H. Mauzy, October 23, 1978

Description: Interview with Democratic Attorney-Senator Oscar H. Mauzy from Dallas, Texas. In the interview, Mauzy discusses his experiences as a member of the Second Special Session of the Sixty-fifth Legislature. He also expresses his personal views on Proposition 13 in California, ad valorem taxation, the roles of Speaker Bill Clayton and Governor Dolph Briscoe, election year politics, the Senate caucus, repeal of sales tax on residential utility bills, increase in inheritance tax exemptions, taxation of agricultural and timber land, homestead exemptions for the elderly, and the Peveto Bill.
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Date: October 23, 1978
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Mauzy, Oscar H.
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Oral History Interview with L. DeWitt Hale, December 19, 1967

Description: Interview with former Democratic Texas House of Representatives member L. DeWitt Hale from Corpus Christi, Texas. The interview includes Hale's personal views on issues such as lobby influences, revenue legislation, changes in House rules, the evolution of House membership, one-year versus two-year budgets, annual legislative sessions, constitutional revisions, and higher education. The interview also includes biographical information about Hale as well as his comments on fellow politicians.
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Date: March 25, 1968
Creator: Odom, E. Dale & Hale, L. DeWitt
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Oral History Interview with Sarah Weddington, July 8, 1975

Description: Interview with Democratic attorney and member of the Texas Legislature Sarah Weddington from Austin, Texas. In the interview, Weddington discusses her experiences while serving as a member of the Sixty-fourth Legislature. She also discusses her decision to enter politics and her personal political philosophies. Weddington expresses her thoughts on the House speakership race, committee appointments, constitutional revisions, the Equal Rights Amendment, public school financing, public utilities legislation, personal legislation, and comments on Governor Dolph Briscoe.
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Date: July 8, 1975
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Weddington, Sarah
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Oral History Interview with Sarah Weddington, July 11, 1977

Description: Interview with Democratic attorney and member of the Texas Legislature Sarah Weddington from Austin, Texas. In the interview, Weddington discusses her experiences and personal views as a member of the Sixty-fifth Legislature on issues such as budget surpluses, highway appropriations, public school financing, the Peveto Bill, property taxations, and personal legislation.
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Date: July 11, 1977
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Weddington, Sarah
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Oral History Interview with L. DeWitt Hale, September 3, 1975

Description: Interview with Democratic attorney and member of the Texas House of Representatives L. DeWitt Hale, from Corpus Christi, Texas. In the interview, Hale discusses his experiences as a member of the Sixty-fourth Legislature. He also expresses his personal thoughts and memories on the House speakership race, appropriations, committee appointments, public school financing, public utilities legislation, constitutional revisions, personal legislation, and comments on fellow politician Governor Dolph Briscoe.
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Date: September 3, 1975
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Hale, L. DeWitt
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Oral History Interview with Oscar H. Mauzy, June 23, 1971

Description: Interview with former Democratic Texas Senator Oscar H. Mauzy, an attorney from Dallas, Texas. The interview includes Mauzy's personal experiences while serving as a member of the Sixty-second Legislature. The interview also includes Mauzy's views on revenue bills, corporate profits tax, the Sharpstown stock-fraud scandal, legislative ethics, appropriations, redistricting, and personal legislation.
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Date: September 22, 1971
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Mauzy, Oscar H.
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Oral History Interview with Oscar H. Mauzy, July 24, 1968

Description: Interview with former Democratic Texas Senator Oscar H. Mauzy, an attorney from Dallas, Texas. The interview includes Mauzy's personal views and experiences while serving as a member of the Special Session of the Sixtieth Legislature.
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Date: January 30, 1970
Creator: Odom, E. Dale & Mauzy, Oscar H.
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Oral History Interview with L. DeWitt Hale, August 29, 1968

Description: Interview with former Democratic Texas House of Representatives member L. DeWitt Hale, an attorney from Corpus Christi, Texas. The interview includes Hales' personal experiences while serving as a member of the Special Session of the Sixtieth Legislator, as well as his personal thoughts on revenue legislation, the reform of liquor laws, and changes in the House rules.
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Date: January 31, 1970
Creator: Odom, E. Dale & Hale, L. DeWitt
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Oral History Interview with L. DeWitt Hale, October 16, 1970

Description: Interview with former Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives L. DeWitt Hale, an attorney from Corpus Christi, Texas. The interview includes Hale's personal experiences as a member of the Sixty-first Legislature, as well as his views on one-year versus two-year budgets, revenue bills, corporate income tax, welfare legislation, state minimum wage law, education legislation, the creation of new four-year colleges, beer and liquor lobbies, changes in state sales tax base, personal legislation, redistricting, and the "one man, one vote" U.S. Supreme Court decision. The interview also includes Hale's comments on fellow politicians.
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Date: October 16, 1970
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Hale, L. DeWitt
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Oral History Interview with James L. Jackson, September 3, 1993

Description: Interview with attorney James L. Jackson from Denton, Texas. In the interview, Jackson recollects memories from when he was a student at the Frederick Douglass Colored School in Denton, and includes detailed comments on his teachers, the athletics program, and the influence of Coach Tennyson Miller. He also shares his thoughts and experiences concerning segregation in Denton.
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Date: September 3, 1993
Creator: Glaze, Michele & Jackson, James L.
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[Copy of Land Sale Documents]

Description: Copy of multiple documents for the sale of John and Sara Emberson's land. First document contains the Embersons' statement and the land sold to Charles B. Moore. Second document contains an affidavit for the Embersons' sale of land.
Date: March 1857
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[Newspaper: Gay 'Coming Out Day' ad rejected]

Description: A newspaper article from the Dallas Times Herald addressing a possible lawsuit against the Dallas Morning News and the Dallas Times Herald after they rejected an advertisement that would publish the names or initials of LGBT individuals celebrating National Coming Out Day.
Date: October 12, 1988
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
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[Copy of Newspaper: Gay 'Coming Out Day' ad rejected]

Description: A copy of a newspaper article from the Dallas Times Herald addressing a possible lawsuit against the Dallas Morning News and the Dallas Times Herald after they rejected an advertisement that would publish the names or initials of LGBT individuals celebrating National Coming Out Day.
Date: October 12, 1988
Creator: The Times Herald
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[News Script: Widow of judge joins staff of DA]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the widow of judge Harold B. Wright, becoming the second female attorney to work in the Dallas district attorney's office.
Date: April 2, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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[News Script: Lawyer Convicted on Federal Charge]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Dallas attorney, Howard Daly, who is charged with failure to file an income tax return in 1954. He is given a five-hundred dollar fine and a probated prison sentence.
Date: July 10, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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[News Script: Lawyer's meeting]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about delegates registering in Dallas for the state bar association meeting.
Date: July 6, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections