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Portrait of Martha Ritter

Description: Photograph of a bust-length portrait of Martha Ritter. She is wearing a striped blouse and glasses. She was Justice of the Peace, Dallas County Precinct 3, Place 2, since January 1989; Mayor of Richardson, Texas, 1973-1983 [Mayor: April 1983 - April 1987]; Chairman of Richardson Chamber of Commerce, 2002; Richardson Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year, 1995; Richardson Central Rotary Citizen of the Year, 1990; Richardson Y. W. C. A. Woman of Achievement Award; and North Central Texas Council of Governments Linda Keithley Award for Women in Public Management, 1987.
Date: 198?
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Letter from R. L. Landers to Charles B. Moore, March 3, 1891]

Description: Letter from R. L. Landers to Charles More in which Mr. Laners lists their mutual friends and reports on who is still living and who is deceased. He discusses his own family and their recent baby. He also writes about the scarcity of game "down on Sabina['s] old place." Mr. Landers served as the sheriff and later as a Justice of the Peace in Arkansas. He states that he wished he had joined Charles Moore in Texas. The weather, crop production and price, and sale of hogs and cattle are detailed.
Date: March 3, 1893
Creator: Landers, R. L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

80th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 423, Chapter 74

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to requiring that medical examiners and justices of the peace report certain deaths that result from a motor vehicle accident to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Date: May 14, 2007
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department