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Emry Spencer Cummings

Full Name: Emry Spencer Cummings
Date of birth: September 23, 1887
Date of death: May 30, 1960

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 116 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Merkel / Taylor   Taylor
H 116 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Taylor

(1) "Rep. E.S. Cummings of Abilene," "Small Errors Are Costly to State," 2/20/1927. Abilene Reporter-News.
(2) Abilene. House Journal.
(3) Merkel, Taylor County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Merkel. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, September 1960, p. 599. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Photo and obituary, 5/31/1960, p. 1. Abilene Reporter-News.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

40th R.S. - 1927
Constitutional Amendments  
Municipal and Private Corporations (Chair) 
39th R.S. - 1925
Commerce and Manufacturing  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Public Printing  

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