Poet Laureate Selection, Special - 61st R.S. (1969)

Committee Members


  • Appoint and designate some outstanding and recognized poet who is a citizen of Texas, who shall be Poet Laureate of the State of Texas for the year beginning May 1, 1969 and ending April 30, 1970, and a Poet Laureate with like qualifications to be designated for the year beginning May 1, 1970 and ending April 30, 1971.


Appointed by Lieutenant Governor 1/28/1969 and Speaker 2/4/1969, pursuant to SCR 5.

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