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Party affiliation - 56th Legislature

  Totals based on membership as of first day of the regular session, January 13, 1959

House of Representatives
Democrats in the House of Representatives[ 149 of 150 99%]
James V. Adams
John Allen
Louis H. Anderson
Ben Atwell
Charles Lee Ballman
Raymond A. Bartram
Sam Howard Bass, Jr.
James Bates
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
Ronald W. Bridges
J. Gordon 'Obie' Bristow
J.W. Buchanan
Bob Bullock
Steve Burgess
Joe Burkett, Jr.
Jerry Butler
Joe Cannon
Waggoner Carr
Max Carriker
Joe Chapman
Jamie Clements
Ed Cloud
Criss Cole
Harold Coley
Sam Collins
Carl Conley
Jack Connell
George Cook
R.H. 'Dick' Cory
James Cotten
Warren C. 'Red' Cowen
John T. Cox (of Temple)
John L. Crosthwait
Roger Daily
James C. 'Jimmy' Day, Jr.
Eligio de la Garza
B.H. Dewey
Virginia Duff
Louis Dugas, Jr.
W. T. 'Bill' Dungan
Robert C. Eckhardt
William Ehrle
Anthony Fenoglio
Wilson Foreman
Don Gladden
W.W. Glass
Ben Glusing
Lloyd M. Guffey
L. DeWitt Hale
D. Roy Harrington
W.S. 'Bill' Heatly
George Hinson
Bill Hollowell
James Conrad Hooks
John Huebner
Reagan Huffman
Charles Hughes
Robert Hughes
Edgar Hutchins, Jr.
Maud Isaacks
Robert Jackson
Tom James
Alonzo Jamison, Jr.
Ben Jarvis
Robert E. Johnson
Dean Johnston
Jerome Jones
Obie Jones
Bill Jones
Don Kennard
William Kilgarlin
Rufus U. Kilpatrick
Homer Koliba
Tony Korioth
Peter La Valle
Yale Lary
Roy Truett Latimer
Oscar M. Laurel
H.A. Leaverton
Ben H. Lewis
Lloyd C. Martin
Calvin Terry 'Pete' Matthew
Abe Mulkey Mays, Jr.
George McCoppin
Scott McDonald
Frank B. McGregor
Malcolm McGregor
Grainger W. McIlhany
James A. McKay, Jr.
Clyde Miller
Bob Mullen
Menton J. Murray
Ted Myatt
W.T. Oliver
Jesse M. Osborn
Harold Parish
Sam Parsons
Cecil Pearcy
W.H. Pieratt
Maurice S. Pipkin
George L. Preston
V.L. Ramsey
Jack Richardson
Wesley Roberts
Mauro Rosas
Renal B. Rosson
Raymond Russell
Jerry Sadler
Charles Sandahl
Sanford Schmid
O.H. Schram
Frates Seeligson
Tommy Shannon
W.E. Shaw
Richard C. Slack
Max C. Smith
William L. Smith
Franklin Spears
Wade Spilman
Ted B. Springer
Vernon Stewart
R.L. Strickland
William A. 'Bill' Stroman
Ben Sudderth
L.C. Terrell
Leon Thurman
Roger H. Thurmond, Jr.
Terry Townsend
Byron M. Tunnell
James Arthur 'Jimmy' Turman
R. L. Vallance
Murray Watson, Jr.
Halen Wells
Bob Wheeler
J. Charles Whitfield, Jr.
George Wilson
J. Edgar Wilson
Joe Winfree
William Darracott Winston
Jack Woods
W.N. Woolsey
Herman Yezak
J. C. 'Zeke' Zbranek
 
 
Other parties in the House of Representatives[ 1 of 150 1%]
Howard Green
Senate
Democrats in the Senate[ 31 of 31 100%]
A.M. Aikin, Jr.
Robert W. Baker
Floyd Francis Bradshaw
Neveille Colson
Louis Crump
Martin Dies, Jr.
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
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 23 Sam Howard Bass, Jr. Democrat 01/13/1959 - 11/23/1959  
H District 23 Neil Caldwell Democrat 02/22/1960 - 01/10/1961   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 28 Jamie Clements Democrat 01/13/1959 - 04/29/1960  
H District 28 George H. Richards Democrat 07/29/1960 - 01/10/1961   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 54 Bob Bullock Democrat 01/13/1959 - 10/18/1959  
H District 54 Ronald E. Roberts Democrat 01/09/1960 - 01/10/1961   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 61 Ted Myatt Democrat 01/13/1959 - 10/17/1959  
H District 61 J.E. Ward Democrat 02/12/1960 - 01/10/1961   Not included in the statistics above.
S District 17 Jimmy Phillips Democrat 01/13/1959 - 11/02/1959  
S District 17 A.R. 'Babe' Schwartz Democrat 01/09/1960 - 01/08/1963   Not included in the statistics above.