The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 19, July 1915 - April, 1916

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly

NEWS NOTES
Major W. M. Walton died at Austin, Texas, July 1, 1915, at
the age of eighty-three. He was born at Canton, Mississippi,
January 17, 1832, and moved to Austin in February, 1853. He
was elected Attorney General of Texas in 1866, but was removed
by military authority the next year. A brief sketch of his life
appears in the Austin Statesman, July 1, 1915.
Captain John W. Darlington died at Austin September 12,
1915. He came to Texas from Virginia in 1838, and partici-
pated in many of the stirring scenes of the Republic. He was a
member of the Texas Veterans' Association.
Mr. E. W. Winkler, late State Librarian of Texas, has been
appointed Reference Librarian at the University of Texas.

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