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[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to Mr. and Mrs. Dan Tobin, Jr. - 1964-07-02]

Description: Letter from Oscar M. Laurel, District Attorney of Laredo County, to Mr. and Mrs. Dan Tobin, Jr., dated July 2, 1964. Oscar Laurel thanks the Tobins for their $100.00 donation to the Gus Garcia Scholarship Fund. John J. Herrera is copied at the end of the letter.
Date: July 2, 1964
Creator: Laurel, Oscar M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Everyman is a product of his environment or "Let's look at the record"

Description: Campaign speech titled: "Everyman is a product of his environment or Let's look at the record." In this speech, John J. Herrera offers his views on why former District Attorney Frank Briscoe lost to Fred Hofheinz in the recent city primary elections. Contains some handwritten edits.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Draft of "Everyman is a product of his environment of 'Let's look at the record'"]

Description: Campaign speech titled: "Everyman is a product of his environment of [sic] Let's look at the record." In this speech, John J. Herrera offers his views on why former District Attorney Frank Briscoe lost to Fred Hofheinz in the recent city primary elections. Contains some handwritten edits.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Ruben Bonilla, Jr. to the LULAC National Executive Board - 1979-10-29]

Description: Memorandum from Ruben Bonilla Jr., League of United Latin American Citizens National President, directed to members of the LULAC National Executive Board regarding the proposed nomination of Judge Charles Renfrew as Deputy U.S. Attorney General. The memo, dated October 29, 1979, expresses strong opposition to this nomination based on Renfrew's perceived prejudice against Hispanics.
Date: October 29, 1979
Creator: Bonilla, Ruben, Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to John B. Connally - 1966-01-05]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Governor John B. Connally recommending Carol Vance as a replacement for Frank Briscoe in the office of the District Attorney of Harris County.
Date: January 5, 1966
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library