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[Letter from Truett Latimer to James A. Roberson, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to James A. Roberson discussing unnamed bills related to audio-visual education. Latimer writes that he intends to prioritize other appropriations including a bill to raise teachers' pay but would consider other bills if there is money left over.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to W. P. Wright, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Truett Latimer to W. P. Wright discussing their mutual support for HJR 5, and explaining the changes HB 705 would make to state tax payment.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Edgar L. Swindle to Truett Latimer, February 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Edgar L. Swindle to Truett Latimer discussing House Bill 8 concerning teachers' salaries. Swindle writes that the introduction of House Bill 462 has disappointed many teachers because it does not address their current needs and could be harmful to the profession. He mentions the importance of supervisory and counseling services and that many local districts could not afford to assume the cost for such services, and that the bill would lead to the abolishment of the Foundation Program. He asks Latimer to instead support H.B. 8.
Date: February 27, 1957
Creator: Swindle, Edgar L.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Jimmy Partin, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Jimmy Partin discussing Latimer's support for House Bill 547 relating to the N.E.A. Latimer also mentions that he could not respond to Partin's letter earlier because he was at a funeral for another legislator.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to M. E. Vourcos, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to M. E. Vourcos discussing an unnamed House Appropriations Bill increasing salaries for state-employed engineers, which Latimer thinks is adequate.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer Melba Rucker, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Melba Rucker discussing HB 8 and appropriating adequate funds for school teachers salaries, as well as introducing a copy of HB 465.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Quida Wanford, March 27 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Quida Sanford discussing an unnamed bill to increase salaries for public school teachers. Latimer writes that legislators will not know how much money is left in the General Revenue Fund for teachers' raises until after the appropriation bill has passed but that he will support a salary increase for teachers.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from A. S. Waldrop to Truett Latimer, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from A. S. Waldrop to Truett Latimer discussing the "Fake Wholesaling" bill that was introduced by the Better Business Bureau and that is identical to House Bill 348 from the 1955 session. Waldrop, who is a member of the Board of Directors of the Retail Furniture Association of Texas and the Local Retail Furniture Association, writes that he supports the bill and asks for more information about it.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Waldrop, A. S.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Earline Walton to Truett Latimer, March 27, 1857]

Description: Letter from Earline Walton to Truett Latimer discussing a delay in considering House Bill 8, which would raise teachers' salaries. Walton writes that she is concerned the legislature will adjourn before the bill is considered and asks Latimer to help pass it.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Walton, Earline
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Judy Smith, {March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Judy Smith discussing Senate Bill 80 concerning teachers' salaries. Latimer writes that as soon as the General Appropriations Bill has passed legislators will bring the bill up for debate and that he believes teachers will get a significant raise.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Carlton Wainscott to Truett Latimer, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Carlton Wainscott to Truett Latimer discussing unnamed legislation concerning teachers and education. Wainscott writes that children are the state's most important resource and that Texas should provide for their education.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Wainscott, Carlton O.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Bernice Proctor to Truett Latimer, April 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Bernice Proctor to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer asking him to support legislation raising teachers' pay, drivers education for student 14 and older, and legislation that would enhance legal responsibility of parents for their teenage children's actions.
Date: April 27, 1957
Creator: Proctor, Bernice
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from H. B. Smith to Truett Latimer, February 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from H. B. Smith of Hardin-Simmons University to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer discussing some sort of job training program [unspecified here].
Date: February 27, 1957
Creator: Smith, H. B.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to H. K. G. Silvey, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Truett Latimer to J. K. G. Silvey of North Texas State College, thanking him for a report on Kid's Lake and expressing hope for appropriations for "research on evaporation."
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Telegram from Walter J. Richter to Truett Latimer, March 27, 1957]

Description: Telegram sent to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer from Walter J. Richter of the Retail Credit Executive of Abilene, urging him to oppose HB 13 "and any similar legislation."
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Richter, Walter J.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Telegram from Ralph L. Tatum to Truett Latimer, March 27, 1957]

Description: Telegram sent to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer from Ralph L. Tatum of the Key City Loan Company, urging him to reconsider his stance on HB 13 and vote against it because Tatum believes that it would be averse to making loans under $500.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Tatum, Ralph L.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to D. E. White, April 27, 1955]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to D. E. White discussing the Teacher Retirement program. Latimer writes that the required constitutional amendment, which he supported, was recently passed in both the House and the Senate and that it is awaiting the Governor's signature.
Date: April 27, 1955
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to G. R. Thornton, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Truett Latimer to Pastor G. R. Thornton informing him that they are on the "losing side" regarding certain legislation.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Josephine B. Tallant to Truett Latimer, March 27, 1957]

Description: Letter from Josephine B. Tallant to Truent Latimer discussing unnamed legislation related to salary increases for teachers. Tallant writes that teachers are concerned about the bill's delay, that she fears legislators will adjourn before it is heard, and asks Latimer to help push the legislation through.
Date: March 27, 1957
Creator: Tallant, Josephine Bratton
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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