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[Letter from Ester Read to Truett Latimer, February 12, 1957]

Description: Letter from Ester Read to Truett Latimer discussing Read's opposition to House Bill 99 concerning nurses. Read writes that nurses feel mistreated by an organization they helped build and that many nurses depend on their jobs for their livelihood and cannot return to school because they have children.
Date: February 12, 1957
Creator: Read, Ester
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Jim Turman, February 21, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Jim Turman discussing House Concurrent Resolution 35. Latimer writes that the resolution was referred to Turman's committee and he would like a public hearing as soon as possible.
Date: February 21, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Mrs. L. D. Pearson to Truett Latimer, February 16, 1957]

Description: Letter from Mrs. L. D. Pearson to Truett Latimer discussing House Bills 298, 297 and Senate Bills 71, 297, 45, and 44, which Pearson supports. Pearson writes that many Texas women are following Latimer's votes and that she believes the passage of the bills will ensure a higher quality of life for Texans.
Date: February 16, 1957
Creator: Pearson, Mrs. L. D.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Mr. and Mrs. O. A. Nance to Truett Latimer, February 9, 1957]

Description: Letter from Mr. and Mrs. O. A. Nance to Truett Latimer discussing the Abilene State Hospital, where the Nance's daughter is a patient. They write that the hospital is in need of more funding, detail their experiences with doctors and personnel in the hospital, and ask Latimer to do what he can for the people who depend on the hospital.
Date: February 9, 1957
Creator: Nance, O. A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from C. G. Witten to Max C. Smith, February 5, 1957]

Description: Copy of a letter from C. G. Witten of the Abilene Chamber of Commerce to Max C. Smith, chairman of the Appropriations Committee in the Texas House of Representatives, discussing Abilene State Hospital and requesting increased funding and assistance from the legislature in improving its personnel and facilities.
Date: February 5, 1957
Creator: Witten, C. G.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Robbie J. Overstreet, February 6, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Robbie J. Overstreet discussing Latimer's opposition to an unnamed bill concerning the consolidation of schools recommended by the Texas Board of Education. Latimer writes that he believes the bill would lead to the closing of small schools and the destruction of small communities.
Date: February 6, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to J. D. Perry, Jr., February 13, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to J. D. Perry, Jr. discussing the Governor's recommendations on the reorganization of the Insurance Commission, which Latimer has enclosed with his letter.
Date: February 13, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to R. C. Vaughan, February 15, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to R. C. Vaughan discussing H.C.R. 13, which Latimer introduced, which would require the Texas Legislature Council to make a study of the Texas Constitution and make recommendations to the 56th or 57th Legislature. Latimer also mentions that he is including an article from the Abilene Reporter-News about the project and asks Vaughan to write to his senator and representatives to ask them to support the bill.
Date: February 15, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from J. D. Self to Truett Latimer, February 10, 1957]

Description: Letter from Abilene policeman J. D. Self to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer discussing bills HB 36, HB 79, SB 125, and SB 50, and asking that relevant policies applied to civil servants also apply to firemen and police.
Date: February 10, 1957
Creator: Self, J. D.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Truett Latimer to Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Petree, February 8, 1957]

Description: Letter from Truett Latimer to Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Petree discussing Latimer's intention to vote against unnamed legislation concerning the consolidation of schools, which Latimer believes would do away with smaller schools and lead to the destruction of smaller communities.
Date: February 8, 1957
Creator: Latimer, Truett
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Jack Whetstone to Truett Latimer, February 8, 1957]

Description: Letter from Jack Whetstone to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer discussing the state's agriculture and requesting more funding for the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station.
Date: February 8, 1957
Creator: Whetstone, Jack
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Briggs Todd to Truett Latimer, February 18, 1957]

Description: Letter from Briggs Todd to Truett Latimer discussing Todd's concerns about House Bill 41, which Todd and other directors from the First State Bank feared would lead to the confiscation of property that did not belong to the state.
Date: February 18, 1957
Creator: Todd, Briggs
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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