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Elmer Tarbox

Full Name: Elmer Lois Tarbox
Date of birth: March 7, 1916
Date of death: November 2, 1987

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 75-1 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock
H 75-1 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock
H 76-2 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Hockley, Lubbock
H 76-2 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 12, 1971 61st   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Hockley, Lubbock, Terry
H 76-2 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators

  • Named one of the 'Furniture'. Best and Worst Legislators 1973.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

64th R.S. - 1975
Agriculture and Livestock  
Agriculture and Livestock Interim Committee on Study of Agriculture and Livestock Commodities Exportation and Importation  
63rd R.S. - 1973
Agriculture and Livestock  
Agriculture and Livestock Subcommittee on Duplication in State-financed Agricultural Research Programs (Vice Chair) 
Business and Industry  
Business and Industry Subcommittee on Consumer Protection  
Liquor Regulation  
62nd R.S. - 1971
Data Processing and Printing  
Degree Plans  
Higher Education (Vice Chair) 
Military Affairs  
Traffic Court System  
61st R.S. - 1969
Automatic Data Processing in State Government  
Highways and Roads (Vice Chair) 
House Administration  
Rules of Order and Decorum of the House  
Urban Affairs  
60th R.S. - 1967
Architecture, Engineering and Landscape Architecture  
Banks and Banking  
Livestock and Stock Raising  
Motor Traffic  
State Affairs  

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