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Party affiliation - 55th Legislature

  Totals based on membership as of first day of the regular session, January 8, 1957

House of Representatives
Democrats in the House of Representatives[ 148 of 148 100%]
Louis H. Anderson
Lemuel L. Armor
Ben Atwell
Robert W. Baker
Charles Lee Ballman
Raymond A. Bartram
Sam Howard Bass, Jr.
Marshall O. Bell
A. J. Bishop, Jr.
John E. 'Ned' Blaine
H.J. 'Doc' Blanchard
Robert Lee Bowers, Jr.
Stanley E. Boysen
R. Paul Brashear
J. Gordon 'Obie' Bristow
Jack C. Bryan, Sr.
Bob Bullock
Joe Burkett, Jr.
D.B. 'Bryan' Byrd
Waggoner Carr
Joe Chapman
William Cline
Ed Cloud
Criss Cole
Carl Conley
James Cotten
Warren C. 'Red' Cowen
James E. Cox
John T. Cox (of Temple)
John L. Crosthwait
James C. 'Jimmy' Day, Jr.
Eligio de la Garza
B.H. Dewey
Virginia Duff
Louis Dugas, Jr.
W. T. 'Bill' Dungan
William Ehrle
William M. Elliott
John Taylor Ellis, Jr.
Anthony Fenoglio
Ben Ferrell
George D. Ford
Wilson Foreman
B. Gordon Forsyth
W.W. Glass
Ben Glusing
Howard Green
L. DeWitt Hale
D. Roy Harrington
W.S. 'Bill' Heatly
James M. Heflin
Charles Heitman
Joe Lee Hensley
Bill Hollowell
Dixon Holman
Ligon L. Holstein
James Conrad Hooks
Jean Hosey
John Huebner
Reagan Huffman
Earl Huffor
Charles Hughes
Robert Hughes
Maud Isaacks
Robert Jackson
Alonzo Jamison, Jr.
Robert E. Johnson
Obie Jones
Thomas R. Joseph, Jr.
Moyne Kelly
Don Kennard
Harold G. Kennedy
Rufus U. Kilpatrick
Homer Koliba
Tony Korioth
Glenn Kothmann
Roy Truett Latimer
Oscar M. Laurel
John R. Lee
Frank E. Mann
Amos A. Martin
Calvin Terry 'Pete' Matthew
Abe Mulkey Mays, Jr.
George McCoppin
Scott McDonald
Frank B. McGregor
Malcolm McGregor
Grainger W. McIlhany
Carlton Moore, Sr.
Jim Moore
Bob Mullen
Menton J. Murray
Ted Myatt
W.T. Oliver
Jesse M. Osborn
Harold Parish
Sam Parsons
Robert Patterson
Maurice S. Pipkin
Joe Pool
Paul Pressler
Herman Puckett
V.L. Ramsey
Jack Richardson
Wesley Roberts
Raymond Russell
Jerry Sadler
Charles Sandahl
Barefoot Sanders
Leroy Saul
O.H. Schram
A.R. 'Babe' Schwartz
Walter Schwartz
Frates Seeligson
Ernest Everett Shackelford
James W. Shannon
Tommy Shannon
W.E. Shaw
Ed Sheridan
Hershel C. Sherrill
Richard C. Slack
Max C. Smith
William L. Smith
Wade Spilman
Ted B. Springer
Vernon Stewart
Cecil Storey
R.L. Strickland
William A. 'Bill' Stroman
Ben Sudderth
Robert K. Sutton, Jr.
Reuben Talasek
L.C. Terrell
George M. Thurmond
Byron M. Tunnell
James Arthur 'Jimmy' Turman
J.B. Walling
Murray Watson, Jr.
Jack Welch
Bob Wheeler
Richard White
George Wilson
J. Edgar Wilson
Joe Winfree
Sam E. Wohlford
W.N. Woolsey
Herman Yezak
J. C. 'Zeke' Zbranek
 
 
Senate
Democrats in the Senate[ 31 of 31 100%]
A.M. Aikin, Jr.
Carlos C. Ashley, Sr.
J. Searcy Bracewell, Jr.
Floyd Francis Bradshaw
Neveille Colson
William S. Fly
Jep Fuller
Henry B. Gonzalez
Dorsey B. Hardeman
Grady Hazlewood
Charles F. Herring
Hubert R. Hudson
Abraham 'Chick' Kazen
Culp Krueger
Wardlow Lane
Ottis E. Lock
Crawford Martin
George Moffett
W.T. 'Bill' Moore
Frank Owen III
George Parkhouse
Jimmy Phillips
David Ratliff
Bruce Reagan
Ray Roberts
Andrew J. 'Andy' Rogers
Jarrard Secrest
Preston Smith
Rudolph Weinert
Doyle Willis
Bill D. Wood
 
 

Districts represented by more than one person
H District 6 Charles Heitman Democrat 01/08/1957 - 03/23/1957  
H District 6 Curtis George Goetz Democrat 05/09/1957 - 01/13/1959   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 29 James E. Cox Democrat 01/08/1957 - 03/03/1957  
H District 29 Harold Coley Democrat 04/24/1957 - 01/13/1959   Not included in the statistics above.

Members not listed above
H District 33 R.H. 'Dick' Cory Democrat 01/21/1957 - 01/13/1959   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 25 Edgar Hutchins, Jr. Democrat 01/21/1957 - 01/13/1959   Not included in the statistics above.