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  Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
 Decade: 1950-1959
 Language: Spanish
 Collection: John J. Herrera Papers
 Collection: Texas Cultures Online
[Advertisement for José E. Chapa's radio programs -1953]

[Advertisement for José E. Chapa's radio programs -1953]

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Advertisement for two radio programs hosted by José E. Chapa in Chicago and Evanston, including dates, times, and frequencies.
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Boletin a los clubes y sociedades Mexicanas de Houston, Texas

Boletin a los clubes y sociedades Mexicanas de Houston, Texas

Date: June 10, 1950
Creator: Zorrilla, Luis G.
Description: Bulletin announcing the recipients of a $250.00 scholarship.
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[Draft of a speech by John J. Herrera for League of United Latin American Citizens event - 1951]

[Draft of a speech by John J. Herrera for League of United Latin American Citizens event - 1951]

Date: 1951
Creator: Herrera. John J.
Description: Draft of a speech for an end-of-the year celebration event for the League of United Latin American Citizens by John J. Herrera. Herrera addresses the Houston, Rosenberg, Wharton, El Campo, Palacios, Freeport, Texas City and Galveston LULAC Councils.
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[Financial statement for Comité Patriotico Mexicano - 1950-06-06]

[Financial statement for Comité Patriotico Mexicano - 1950-06-06]

Date: June 6, 1950
Creator: Casas, David & Ramirez, Daniel
Description: Financial statement for Comité Patriotico Mexicano, totaling the income and expenses from October 12, 1949 through June 6, 1950.
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Frank Ferree Multado y Sentenciado a 3 dias de Carcel

Frank Ferree Multado y Sentenciado a 3 dias de Carcel

Date: June 20, 1952
Creator: unknown
Description: Full page from the "El Tiempo" newspaper published in Harlingen, Texas, dated June 20, 1952, which features several articles about Frank Ferree of Harlingen, Texas, who was jailed on contempt charges when he wrote a letter to the Texas Good Neighbor Commission complaining that the court had been prejudiced in their decision to sentence Roberto Jiminez to a 10-year sentence.
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[Funeral announcement for José de la Luz Sáenz]

[Funeral announcement for José de la Luz Sáenz]

Date: April 15, 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Announcement with details about the funeral for José de la Luz Sáenz, who passed away at the age of 64. Sent in an envelope to John J. Herrera
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[Letter from Dr. Francisco del Rio y Cañedo to John J. Herrera - 1951-09-19]

[Letter from Dr. Francisco del Rio y Cañedo to John J. Herrera - 1951-09-19]

Date: September 19, 1951
Creator: del Rio y Cañedo, Francisco
Description: Letter with envelope from Dr. Francisco del Rio y Cañedo, Director General, Mexican Government Tourist Bureau, to John J. Herrera dated September 19, 1951. The letter is an invitation to Herrera.
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[Letter from Efrain G. Dominguez to John J. Herrera - 1952-12-02]

[Letter from Efrain G. Dominguez to John J. Herrera - 1952-12-02]

Date: December 2, 1952
Creator: Dominguez, Efrain G.
Description: Letter from Professor Efrain G. Dominguez, Consul Adscrito, Consul General's office of Mexico, San Antonio, Texas to John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, dated December 2, 1952. Dominguez writes to Herrera, who is scheduled to meet with the Brazoria Chamber of Commerce to discuss the blacklisting of Brazoria County by the Mexican government.
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[Letter from José E. Chapa to John J. Herrera - 1954-02-06]

[Letter from José E. Chapa to John J. Herrera - 1954-02-06]

Date: February 6, 1954
Creator: Chapa, José E.
Description: Letter from José E. Chapa to John J. Herrera (in Spanish) expressing his sincere admiration of the "campaign for the dignity of the Mexican in Texas and the continuous battle for the fight against discrimination and segregation." Chapa goes on to explain to Herrera that Chapa no longer works for "the magazine" (it is not indicated what magazine) and informs Herrera that Chapa is now the correspondent for an industrial magazine that is very popular in Mexico. Chapa also informs Herrera that Chapa has a radio show and is the Manager of the new distribution company of Carta Blanca (a Mexican brand of beer) as well as the Director of the Committee for Mexican Patriots. Chapa gives Herrera details on a fundraiser for the fight against Polio, which was created by Chapa and "la Colonia". Chapa expresses that he is ecstatic to have raised $3,052.91 and applauds the efforts of "our people". Chapa tells Herrera about the rising unemployment numbers and expresses that "the immigration officials are trying to hold back the invasion of wetbacks, puerto ricans and the blacks from the south." Chapa expresses to Herrera that the following evening Chapa would speak at a banquet and speak about ...
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[Letter from Manuel G. Vela to John J. Herrera - 1955-06-06]

[Letter from Manuel G. Vela to John J. Herrera - 1955-06-06]

Date: June 6, 1955
Creator: Vela, Manuel G.
Description: Letter from Manuel G. Vela to John J. Herrera requesting Herrera's support for the nomination of his friend Oscar Laurel from Council Number 12 of Laredo, Texas for the office of President General of the League. Vela writes, "may I be permitted to respectfully request your aid and influence in behalf of my personal friend Oscar Laurel." Towards the bottom of the letter, there is a portion in Spanish that reads: "...please command me. As they say at the border, I request this of you as a man and as a good friend, and remember that one favor with another favor is repaid."
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