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[Letter from Truett Latimer to Bonnie Patterson, January 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Bonnie Patterson discussing a proposed budget increase for the Abilene State Hospital and raises for state employees. Latimer, who is a member of the Appropriations Committee, writes that he is hopeful they can give the hospital an increased appropriation but they will likely not get everything they asked for since requests from other state agencies and organizations exceed expected revenue. He also mentions that the legislature has given state employees a raise during the past two sessions and he is confident they will do so again.
Date: January 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Ella B. Street, January 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Ella B. Street discussing a proposed budget increase for Abilene State Hospital and salary increases for state employees, which Street asked Latimer to support in a previous letter. Latimer, who is a member of the Appropriations Committee, writes that he hopes they can grant the hospital an increased appropriation but they will likely not get everything they are asking for because the amount of requests from various state agencies and organizations exceeds expected revenue by fifty million dollars.
Date: January 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Randolph Owens, May 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Truett Latimer to Randolph Owens responding to Owens' postcard from the previous week and promising to support HB 79.
Date: May 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from E. G. Perkins to Truett Latimer, January 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from E. G. Perkins to Truett Latimer discussing an unnamed bill called the "Intermediate Unit," which Perkins writes needs to be amended before he can support it. Perkins thanks Truett for considering any legislation related to schools and includes a list of the County School Board Trustees for Taylor County.
Date: January 14, 1957
Creator: Perkins, E. G.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Telegram from Mrs. Ashby White, April 14, 1955]

Description: Telegram sent to Truett Latimer from Mrs. Ashby White thanking Latimer for his support of Senate Bill 16.
Date: April 14, 1955
Creator: White, Ashby
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Mrs. Shella Thornton, January 14, 1955]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Mrs. Shella Thornton discussing legislation that would remove 2 discriminations against married women, otherwise known as "Separate Acknowledgement" and "The Management and Control of Separate Property."
Date: January 14, 1955
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Cardie Webb, January 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Truett Latimer to Cardie Webb discussing pay raises for state employees, informing her that no specific proposals for such exist at that time but that he supports the proposal in general.
Date: January 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Allen Wright, May 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Truett Latimer to Allen Wright affirming his support for HB 433, a bill correcting the "Holmes" decision, which limited compensation payments to injured plaintiffs.
Date: May 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Charles C. Winn, February 14, 1955]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Charles C. Winn discussing Winn's opposition to an unnamed bill that would prevent junior colleges from offering evening classes. Latimer writes that he also opposes the bill and will do anything he can to help Texas junior colleges.
Date: February 14, 1955
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Dr. H. B. Smith to Truett Latimer, January 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Dr. H. B. Smith to Truett Latimer discussing Dr. Jim Thurman, who he suggests could work with them in the 1957 summer session. Smith asks Latimer to speak to Thurman to ask him if he is interested and to have him send his transcripts, list of experience, and personal data.
Date: January 14, 1957
Creator: Smith, H. B.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Mrs. Clifford Thorn, March 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimerto Mrs. Clifforn Thorn discussing a petition Thorn signed opposing the sale of beer in grocery stores. Latimer writes that the unnamed bill will be heard by the Liquor Regulation Committee and that he will do everything to make sure it is passed.
Date: March 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Telegram from A. A. Watson, April 14, 1955]

Description: Telegram sent to Truett Latimer from A. A. Watson thanking Latimer for his support of Senate Bill 16.
Date: April 14, 1955
Creator: Watson, A. A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Mrs. Will Pence, March 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Mrs. Will Pence discussing a petition Pence signed opposing the sale of beer in grocery stores. Latimer writes that the bill will soon be heard by the Liquor Regulation Committee and that he will do everything he can to ensure it is passed.
Date: March 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Telegram from Dean Word, May 14, 1955]

Description: Telegram sent to Truett Latimer from Dean Word asking Latimer to help pass House Bill 660 concerning a two-cent gas tax.
Date: May 14, 1955
Creator: Word, Dean
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Mrs. S. L. Ridgway, February 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Mrs. S. L. Ridgway discussing House Bill 99. Latimer writes that he voted against the bill, as Ridgway had requested, but that it passed and is being considered by the senate and suggests she contact Senator Ratliff about it.
Date: February 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to J. D. Sandefer, Jr., February 14, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to J. D. Sandefer, Jr. discussing appropriations for Texas state parks. Latimer writes that the Departmental Appropriation Sub-committee, of which he is a member, will likely approve an additional appropriation of $400,000 for the State Parks Board.
Date: February 14, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to C. G. Whitten, February 14, 1955]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to C. G. Whitten discussing Latimer's support for Senate Bill 134. Latimer writes that he was happy he could pass a constitutional amendment in the previous session that made the State Building Commission possible.
Date: February 14, 1955
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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