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[Letter from Anne J. Higgins to John J. Herrera - 1977-10-18]

Description: Letter from Anne Higgins to John J. Herrera regarding William "Bill" F. S. Edwards, whom her daughter Shauna met at a restaurant. Edwards gave Herrera's name as a reference when Higgins and her husband expressed doubts as to his supposed credentials, including a number of prestigious universities attended and degrees awarded. Higgins doubts Edwards's future plans of becoming a cardio-vascular doctor due to his tendency to spend most of his time in restaurants, drinking coffee and smoking. Higgins includes a photograph of Edwards.
Date: October 18, 1977
Creator: Higgins, Anne J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga - 1977-09-02]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga dated September 2, 1977. The letter refers to a League of United Latin American Citizens Supreme Council Meeting which determined the time and place to hear charges of misconduct brought against Joe Velez.
Date: September 2, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to Joe Velez - 1977-06-06]

Description: This letter recounts a discussion between Joe Velez between Eduardo Morga regarding Velez's impending impeachment. It enumerates debts accrued by Velez on LULAC accounts and includes a plea by Morga for Velez to rely upon the LULAC constitution for justice.
Date: June 6, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to Joe Velez c/o Richard Patock, Attorney - 1977-09-06]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga to Joe Velez c/o Richard Patock, Attorney, dated September 6, 1977 and typed on League of United Latin American Citizens letterhead. The letter advises of charges being brought against Velez to be heard on September 24, 1977.
Date: September 6, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to John J. Herrera - 1977-07-21]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga to John J. Herrera, typed on League of United Latin American Citizens letterhead and dated July 21, 1977. The letter refers to two enclosed letters concerning a bill for a banquet and the possibility of raising a defense against the charge.
Date: July 21, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to John J. Herrera - 1977-09-12]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga to John J. Herrera, dated September 12, 1977, and typed on League of United Latin American Citizens letterhead. The letter states that the LULAC vs. Joe Velez hearing has been reset and an affidavit from Herrera is needed.
Date: September 12, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to Roberto Ornelas - 1977-07-17]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga, League of United Latin American Citizens National President, to Roberto Ornelas, LULAC Past National President, dated July 17, 1977. The letter states that the enclosed resolution was passed at the recent LULAC National Convention. The second page of the letter has a distribution list of people copied on the letter.
Date: July 17, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from J. D. McMillan to Eduardo Morga - 1977-07-01]

Description: Letter from J. D. McMillan to Eduardo Morga, dated July 1, 1977, and printed on Exxon Company Letterhead. The letter congratulates Morga on his election to LULAC National President, encloses a book, "Goodbye, Garcia. Adios," and indicates plans to donate $10,000.
Date: July 1, 1977
Creator: McMillan, J. D.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Jackie Magura to Anne J. Higgins - 1977-11-23]

Description: Onionskin carbon copy of a letter written on John J. Herrera's behalf by his secretary Jackie Magura explaining their encounter two months prior with hitchhiker William "Bill" Edwards, who said he had been robbed of all his possessions while camping in Colorado and was trying to get back to Florida. Magura states that they gave the man $2 so he could get some food, and they did not see him again.
Date: November 23, 1977
Creator: Magura, Jackie
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from James R. Mann to Hector Godinez and Eduardo Morga - 1977-08-16]

Description: Letter from James R. Mann, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, directed to Hector Godinez, League of United Latin American Citizens National President, and Eduardo Morga. The letter is requesting an official response from LULAC regarding two crime bills which are appearing before the United States house of Representatives.
Date: August 16, 1977
Creator: Mann, James R.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Eduardo Morga - 1977-08-05]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of leetter from John J. Herrera to Eduardo Morga, League of United Latin American Citizens National President. Herrera refers to enclosed clippings about LULAC Texas State Director Ruben Bonilla and expresses concerns over Bonilla's public use of his LULAC position in partisan politics.
Date: August 5, 1977
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from K. Stewart to Eduardo Morga - 1977-07-18]

Description: Copy of a letter from K. Stewart, Unit Manager at Search International, to Eduardo Morga, LULAC National President, dated July 18, 1977. The letter refers to an outstanding balance accrued by League of United Latin American Citizens at Ramada Inn which has been sent to Search International for collection.
Date: July 18, 1977
Creator: Stewart, K.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Paul Sedillo to Eduardo Morga - 1977-07-26]

Description: Photocopy of letter from Paul Sedillo, President of LULAC Council 1066, to Eduardo Morga, National President of LULAC, dated July 26, 1977, presenting Articles of Impeachment against Joe Velez, California State Director of LULAC. Attached to the letter is a copy of the Articles of Impeachment notarized on July 30, 1977, citing dereliction of duty and misappropriation of funds.
Date: July 26, 1977
Creator: Sedillo, Paul
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library