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[Letter from Truett Latimer to H. E. Nicholas, March 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to H. E. Nicholas discussing Latimer's support for H.B. #547, known as the "Electric Cooperative Amendment Act." Latimer writes that he himself is a member of the Taylor Electric Co-Operative Inc. and he thanks Nicholas for his interest and support.
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from C. K. Rickel to Truett Latimer, March 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from C. K. Rickel to Truett Latimer discussing House Appropriations Bill 133 relating to the salaries of engineers working for the state. Rickel is concerned that the lack fo raises for state-registered engineers in middle brackets causes engineers to leave their positions for the private sector once they have completed their training. He asks Latimer to consider increasing these engineers' salaries to a level comparable to the private sector.
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Rickel, C. K.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from J. D. Perry, Jr. to Truett Latimer, June 20, 1958]

Description: Letter from J. D. Perry, Jr. to Truett Latimer asking him to attend a meeting of the Abilene Fire and Casualty Insurance Exchange, thanking him for his work, and expressing interest in future legislation that affects the insurance industry.
Date: June 20, 1958
Creator: Perry, J. D., Jr.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Elgin Williams to Truett Latimer, April 20, 1955]

Description: Letter from Elgin Williams to Truett Latimer discussing the Trinity River Authority Bill. Williams writes that he saw an interview Latimer gave about the bill in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and asks Latimer to send him any studies or information about the topic. He also mentions that the Department of Industrial Economics of Southwest Research Institute is interested in the development of resources in the Southwest, including water development, and that they would like to know Latimer's opinion on what research is needed concerning groups affected by development of the Trinity River.
Date: April 20, 1955
Creator: Williams, Elgin
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from James A. Roberson to Truett Latimer, February 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from James A. Roberson to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer enclosing a "a brief history of the Development of Audio-Visual Education," [not included here] and urging him to consider related bills HB 121 and HB 261.
Date: February 20, 1957
Creator: Roberson, James A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Fred L. Snyder to Truett Latimer, February 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from Fred L. Snyder to Truett Latimer asking Latimer to include recommendations made by the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education in the appropriation for Vocational Rehabilitation program. Snyder asks Latimer to include $50,000 for a program for mentally disabled individuals.
Date: February 20, 1957
Creator: Snyder, Fred L.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from E. J. Reeves to Truett Latimer, March 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from E. J. Reeves to Truett Latimer discussing Senate Bill 191 and House Bill 554, known as the Insurance Fair Trade Bills. Reeves writes that he generally approves of the legislation except for section 9, which he finds too vague and which would delegate legislative power to the Board of Insurance Commissioners, and subsection 6 of section 4, which would effectively prohibit participating policies. He also mentions that members of the Insurance Committee will likely be contacted by the Texas Legal Reserve Officials Association.
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Reeves, E. J.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Mr. and Mrs. Mickey Scott, March 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Mr. and Mrs. Mickey Scott discussing House Bill 487. Latimer writes that the bill has been heard in committee and referred to the Attorney General for a ruling on its constitutionality, and that Latimer will support it. He also mentions a bill he introduced to prohibit the sale of beer on Sunday and after 10 pm.
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from E. J. Reeves to Truett Latimer, March 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from E. J. Reeves to Truett Latimer discussing House Bill 546 and Senate Bill 222 related to the reorganization of the Board of Insurance Commissioners. Reeves rights that the main difference between the two bills is that House Bill proposes a full-time Board of Commissioners whereas the Senate Bill proposes a part-time board. He favors the House Bill because he believes they need a full-time board.
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Reeves, E. J.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Avery W. Smith, March 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Avery W. Smith discussing unnamed legislation concerning state-employed engineers and House Bill 133. Latimer writes that he believes the salaries for highway engineers in the current Appropriation Bill are adequate and that he supports H.B. 133.
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Howard Tellepsen to Truett Latimer, March 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from Howard Tellepsen to Truett Latimer discussing salary legislation in House Bill 133, which did not give raises to engineers in the State Highway Department as State Highway Engineer Dewitt Greer had recommended. Tellepsen writes that the Highway Department has difficulty keeping engineers and that the state should reconsider increasing their salaries so that they can keep current engineers and encourage younger engineers to join the department.
Date: March 20, 1957
Creator: Tellepsen, Howard
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to S. H. Sanders, February 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Truett Latimer to judge S. H. Sanders enclosing a copy of HGR 13, a resolution requiring the Texas legislature to complete a study of the state constitution.
Date: February 20, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from E. L. Terbush to Truett Latimer, February 20, 1957]

Description: Letter from E. L. Terbush to Truett Latimer discussing Terbush's support for House Bill 8 concerning teachers. Terbush mentions the difficulty schools face in retaining qualified teachers and asks Latimer to support the bill.
Date: February 20, 1957
Creator: Terbush, E. L.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard from B. O. Youngquist to Truett Latimer, February 20, 1957]

Description: Postcard from B. O. Youngquist to Truett Latimer discussing Youngquist's support for House Bill 26, which concerns the cost of liability insurance and raising teachers' pay. Youngquist writes that he would like a law that allows landowners to use water from streams that flow through their property for irrigation.
Date: February 20, 1957
Creator: Youngquist, B. O.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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