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[LULACTION, cover and contents, April - May 1977]

Description: Copy of the Cover and the table of contents of the April/May 1977 issue of LULACTION. The cover page includes three photos, each a headshot of a man. The title of the issue is "1976-77 The Men at the Helm." The article, "Latinos Ends Boycott at Coors," by Antonio Flores is also included in the copy.
Date: 1977-04/1977-05
Creator: Flores, Antonio

[IMAGE de Houston newsletter, number 5, May 1977]

Description: IMAGE de Houston newsletter, no. 5, May 1977. The newsletter gives notice of the next meeting and gives updates on the National IMAGE and LULAC conventions. Other items include: police brutality; bilingual education; PASO annual banquet; news media seminar; special tribute to Houston's Mexican American judges; national IMAGE appointments, and job announcements.
Date: May 1977
Creator: IMAGE de Houston

[IMAGE de Houston newsletter, number 11, November 1977]

Description: IMAGE de Houston newsletter, no. 11, November 1977. Announcements include the next monthly meeting, the International Women's Year Conference, appointments to the District Attorney's office, and the Civil Rights Scholarship Fund. Updates from the state organization president and regional conference are also provided. A copy of the November 12, 1977 scholarship fund dance program event schedule is also included.
Date: November 1977
Creator: IMAGE de Houston

[Washington News Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson]

Description: Newsletter from Senator Lyndon B. Johnson giving updates on President Dwight D. Eisenhower's peace plan, budgeting for flood control in Texas, Postmaster vacancies across Texas, the Texas State Society brunch which was attended President and Mrs. Eisenhower, and some "Quickies" including people who had visited Washington, D.C. and an enticement for the Agriculture Department's "Family Fare" cookbook.
Date: unknown
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

[Washington News Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson]

Description: Newsletter from Senator Lyndon B. Johnson summarizing various Texas issues, including Texas exports, oil imports, interest rates for veterans, postmaster exams, and finally news briefs mentioning new lawyers sworn in to the Bar, visitors to his office, and impending moth season.
Date: unknown
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

[Washington News Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson - 1953-10-12]

Description: Newsletter from Lyndon B. Johnson summarizing various issues he encountered while traveling around Texas during Congress's recess, including farm problems and the cost of living, with a summary of the attitudes of Texans and advertising for the Department of Agriculture's advice and cookbook "Meat for Thrifty Meals." It is printed on paper with an Office of the Democratic Leader, United States Senate letterhead.
Date: October 12, 1953
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

[Colorado LULAC News, Volume 1, Number 2, April 1977]

Description: LULAC Newsletter, Volume 1, Number 2 for Colorado in April 1977. This newsletter includes articles about the Denver SER program, Richard Roybal, and the Colorado LULAC Education Fund. It also includes an article about the lack of Hispanic appointments in government positions and an open letter to President Jimmy Carter, urging him to appoint more Hispanic Americans to key government positions in Colorado.
Date: April 1977
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 13, Number 5, November 1946

Description: The LULAC NEWS, Volume 13, Number 5, dated November, 1946 is a 24-page magazine produced by the League of United Latin American Citizens in Laredo, Texas. Articles were submitted by LULAC Councils about council activities, including Ladies Councils.
Date: November 1946
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 13, Number 11, May 1947

Description: The LULAC NEWS, Volume 13, Number 11, dated May, 1947 is a 24-page magazine produced by the League of United Latin American Citizens in Laredo, Texas. Articles were submitted by LULAC Councils about council activities. This edition contains an article about John J. Herrera and his run in the Special Senatorial Race in Harris County, Texas, April 19, 1947.
Date: May 1947
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 21, Number 12, June 1954

Description: LULAC NEWS magazine, Volume 21, Number 12, June, 1954. This publication contains information relating to LULAC activities and news affecting the LULAC community. Contains a full page political campaign advertisement of John J. Herrera's run for Texas Legislature.
Date: June 1954
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 21, Number 12, June 1954

Description: LULAC NEWS magazine, Volume 21, Number 12, June, 1954. This publication contains information relating to LULAC activities and news affecting the LULAC community. Contains a full page political campaign advertisement of John J. Herrera's run for Texas Legislature.
Date: June 1954
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 22, Number 12, June 1955

Description: LULAC News, Volume 22, Number 12, June 1955. This publication contains information relating to LULAC activities and news affecting the LULAC community. On page 14 of this publication, there is a feature of John J. Herrera titled "John J. Herrera direct descendant of Texas Hero." The article is a single column and shows a picture of John J. Herrera at the San Jacinto monument laying down a wreath in honor of the "great contribution that was made by the Latin Americans of Mexican descent in winning the Independence of Texas." According to the article, Herrera was part of the Sons of the Republic of Texas due to his relation to "Pedro Herrera, who fought at San Jacinto, Blas Herrera of Bear County in San Antonio, who was a scout for Sam Houston, and Fransisco Ruiz, alcalde (mayor) of San Antonio during the Texas Revolution, and one of the two native Texas who signed the declaration of Independence."
Date: June 1955
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 25, Number 4, November-December 1963

Description: The LULAC News, Volume 25, Number 4, November-December 1963 is a 12-page magazine produced by the League of United Latin American Citizens in El Paso, Texas. This is the JFK Memorial Edition of the paper remembering the life of John F. Kennedy and mourning his passing. It includes an article about Kennedy's last hours written by John J. Herrera as well as a letter addressed to Jacqueline Kennedy expressing LULAC's condolences. The newspaper includes many pictures of Kennedy at LULAC events.
Date: 1963-11/1963-12
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 27, Number 3, February 1965

Description: LULAC Newsletter, Volume 27, Number 3, February 1965. This newsletter includes articles about the achievements of LULAC Council Number 12, the Boy Scouts of America's "Break Through For Youth" program and the Mexican American Community Subcommittee meeting with Fair Employment Practices Commission (FEPC) officials.
Date: February 1965
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens

LULAC News, Volume 34, Number 11, May 1972

Description: LULAC News, Volume 34, Number 11, May 1972. Cover story is: "Attend Nat'l Convention: Beaumont in ready!!" Contains the agenda for the 43rd LULAC National Convention.
Date: May 1972
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens