The Laws of Texas, 1927 [Volume 25] Page: 67 of 1,111
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GENERAL AND SPECIAL LAWS. 51
being Chapter 87 of the Acts of the Regular Session of the 39th
Legislature, creating the Eleventh Supreme Judicial District, be
so amended as to read as follows, to-wit:
Section 1. The State of Texas shall be and is hereby divided
into Twelve Supreme Judicial District for the purpose of constituting
and organizing Courts of Civil Appeals therein, respectively:
1. The following counties shall compose the First Supreme
Judicial District: Houston, Walker, Harris, Washington,
Grimes, Waller, Brazoria, Fort Bend, Matagorda, Wharton, Colorado,
Austin, Lavaca, Jackson, Chambers, Anderson, DeWitt,
Galveston, Burleson, and Trinity.
2. The following counties shall compose the Second Supreme
Judicial District: Cooke, Jack, Wise, Denton, Tarrant,
Parker, Hood, Somervell and Johnson.
3. The following counties shall compose the Third Supreme
Judicial District: Coleman, Mills, Lampasas, San Saba,
McCulloch, Concho, Llano, Burnet, Williamson, Milam, Lee,
Bastrop, Hays, Travis, Blanco, Comal, Caldwell, Tom Green,
Sterling, Irion, Schleicher, Bell, Brown, Crockett, Runnels, Coke
4. The following counties shall compose the Fourth Supreme
Judicial District: Val Verde, Sutton, Edwards, Kinney,
Maverick, Menard, Kimble, Bandera, Kerr, Uvalde, Zavala, Dimmit,
LaSalle, Webb, Frio, Medina, Duval, McMullen, Atascosa,
Bexar, Kendall, Gillespie, Mason, Guadalupe, Wilson, Live Oak,
Zapata, Bee, Gonzales, Karnes, Calhoun, Victoria, Goliad,
Refugio, San Patricio, Aransas, Nueces, Hidalgo, Jim Hogg,
Cameron, Starr, Real, Brooks, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Kenedy and
5. The following counties shall compose the Fifth Supreme
Judicial District: Grayson, Collin, Dallas, Ellis, Rockwall,
Navarro, Kaufman, Henderson, Van Zandt, Rains, Hunt, Wood
6. The following counties shall compose the Sixth Supreme
Judicial District: Lamar, Red River, Bowie, Hopkins, Franklin,
Titus, Morris, Cass, Marion, Camp, Fannin, Cherokee,
Gregg, Harrison, Panola, Smith, Upshur and Rusk .
7. The following counties shall compose the Seventh Supreme
Judicial District: Dallam, Sherman, Ochiltree, Hansford,
Lipscomb, Hartley, Moore, Hutchinson, Roberts, Hemphill,
Oldham, Potter, Carson, Gray, Wheeler, Deaf Smith, Randall,
Armstrong, Donley, Collingsworth, Parmer, Swisher, Castro,
Briscoe, Hall, Childress, Lamb, Bailey, Hale, Floyd, Motley,
Cottle, Crosby, Lubbock, Hockley, Cochran, Yoakum, Terry,
Lynn, Garza, Dickens, Kent and King.
8. The following counties shall compose the Eighth Supreme
Judicial District: Gaines, Andrews, Martin, Loving,
Winkler, Midland, Glasscock, Reeves, Ward, Crane, Upton, Reagan,
Terrell, Pecos, Brewster, Presidio, Jeff Davis, El Paso,
Ector, Culberson and Hudspeth.
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