ROBERT W. CALVERT - TYPED NOTE SIGNED 09/25/1972 - HFSID 215963
Sale Price $198.00
ROBERT W. CALVERTThe Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice penned his signature on this typed letter straight from his office in Austin Typed Note Signed: “Robert W. Calvert”. 8½x11. One page. Dated September 25, 1972. Letterhead from the Texas Supreme Court. In Full: “As per your request, I enclose herewith my signature on a plain sheet of paper”. Robert W. Calvert (1905-1994) was born in Tennessee, but his family moved to Texas when he was just eight years old. He went to law school at the University of Texas and served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1933 to 1939. He was named Speaker of the House in 1937. For the next decade he remained involved in the Democratic Party in Texas, albeit behind the scenes. In 1950, he earned a spot on the Supreme Court of Texas, where he sat on the bench for 22 years.For the last 11, he was Chief Justice. Fine condition.