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  Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
 County: Matagorda County, TX
 Collection: John J. Herrera Papers
 Collection: Texas Cultures Online
[Letter from Charley G. Kidder to John J. Herrera - 1950-09-02]

[Letter from Charley G. Kidder to John J. Herrera - 1950-09-02]

Date: September 2, 1950
Creator: Kidder, Charley G.
Description: Letter from Charley G. Kidder of Bay City, Texas, to John J. Herrera dated September 2,1950. Kidder is asking for a donation from Herrera to pay the balance of funeral expenses for a man killed in a train accident. Herrera apparently was the attorney retained by the family.
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[Letter from Gene Gutierrez to John J. Herrera - 1951-12-29]

[Letter from Gene Gutierrez to John J. Herrera - 1951-12-29]

Date: December 29, 1951
Creator: Gutierrez, Gene
Description: Letter from Gene Gutierrez of LULAC Council Number 184 in Palacios, Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC National Organizer, dated December 29, 1951. Gutierrez requests legal advice following an act of discrimination against one of their LULAC members who was refused service at the Rainbow Inn of Palacios, Texas.
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[Letter from Henry P. Evans to Oscar M. Laurel - 1951-10-03]

[Letter from Henry P. Evans to Oscar M. Laurel - 1951-10-03]

Date: October 3, 1951
Creator: Evans, Henry P.
Description: Letter from Henry P. Evans of Houston, Texas to Oscar M. Laurel, LULAC Executive Secretary & Legal Advisor, dated October 3, 1951. Evans writes concerning a city lot in Bay City, Texas, in connection with oil and gas leases. Evans requests execution of paperwork by LULAC officers to straighten up the issue.
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[Letter from James L. Owens to John J. Herrera - 1951-04-16]

[Letter from James L. Owens to John J. Herrera - 1951-04-16]

Date: April 16, 1951
Creator: Owens, James L.
Description: Letter from James L. Owens, Secretary of the Tres-Palacios Farmers and Cattlemens' Association, Palacios, Texas, to John J. Herrera, dated April 16, 1951. Owens askes for names of firms and individuals practicing discrimination in Matagorda County in order to help correct such discriminatory practices against Mexican Nationals.
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[Letter from Jesse Flores to John J. Herrera - 1952-06-16]

[Letter from Jesse Flores to John J. Herrera - 1952-06-16]

Date: June 16, 1952
Creator: Flores, Jesse
Description: Letter from Jesse Flores, President of LULAC Council Number 184 of Palacios, Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC Natnional Organizer, dated June 16, 1952. Flores informs John Herrera that the Palacios, LULAC Council delegates to the National Convention will be voting for him in his bid for the presidency of LULAC.
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[Letter from John J. Herrera - 1950-12-18]

[Letter from John J. Herrera - 1950-12-18]

Date: December 18, 1950
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera without name of addressee, dated December 18, 1950. Reports on receipt of Palacios, Texas, LULAC Council charter; installation of Wharton County Ladies LULAC Council; and interest in Eagle Lake, Texas, to form a LULAC Council.
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[Letter from John J. Herrera to all LULAC Councils - 1953-01-27]

[Letter from John J. Herrera to all LULAC Councils - 1953-01-27]

Date: January 27, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National Prseident to all LULAC Councils, dated January 27,1953. Per complaints received at the LULAC Supreme Council Meeting about not receiving the LULAC News, Herrera asks for updated master mailing lists. Herrera discusses re-installation of members in San Angelo LULAC Men's Council Number 129; encourages council members to pay dues so they are eligible to attend the upcoming conventions; and mentions the court case of George Sanchez of Palacios, Texas and an upcoming meeting with the Commissioner of Education regarding the Pecos Segregated Mexican School case.
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[Letter from John J. Herrera to Charley G. Kidder - 1950-09-07]

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Charley G. Kidder - 1950-09-07]

Date: September 7, 1950
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, to Charley G. Kidder of Bay City, Texas, dated September 7, 1950. This is regarding organizing LULAC councils in south Texas.
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[Letter from John J. Herrera to Editor, Palacios Beacon - 1951-01-30]

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Editor, Palacios Beacon - 1951-01-30]

Date: January 30, 1951
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, to Editor, Palacios Beacon, Palacios, Texas, dated January 30, 1951. Herrera requests the Palacios Beacon to print an article about the new Palacios LULAC Council, listing the officers and members. Herrera also mentions the upcoming District LULAC Convention to be held in Palacios on April 22, 1951.
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[Letter from John J. Herrera to Editor, Palacios Beacon - 1951-01-30]

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Editor, Palacios Beacon - 1951-01-30]

Date: January 30, 1951
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, to Editor, Palacios Beacon, Palacios, Texas, dated January 30, 1951. Herrera requests the Palacios Beacon to print an article about the new Palacios LULAC Council, listing the officers and members. Herrera also mentions the upcoming District LULAC Convention to be held in Palacios on April 22, 1951.
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