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WILLIAM T. "BILL" MOORE - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/13/1972 - HFSID 216007

The longtime Texas State Senator sends letter of thanks to an admirer, signs name in black ink Typed letter signed: "William T. Moore" in black ink. 1 page, 8½x11. Written personal official Texas State Senate letterhead. Austin, Texas. October 13 1972. Addressed to Mr. J.L.

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WILLIAM T. "BILL" MOORE
The longtime Texas State Senator sends letter of thanks to an admirer, signs name in black ink
Typed letter signed: "William T. Moore" in black ink. 1 page, 8½x11. Written personal official Texas State Senate letterhead. Austin, Texas. October 13 1972. Addressed to Mr. J.L. Pruett of Clute, Texas. In full: "I have your letter of October 9, 1972 in which you request my personal autograph for your classroom and study in Texas government. I know of the great work done by counselors of special education for handicapped students and you are to be commended for your service in that field. Please extend my best wishes to your students and any time that I may assist you in legislative mattes, please feel free to call on me. Yours sincerely". William T. "Bill" Moore (1918-1999) was an attorney and businessman in Bryan, Texas, best remembered for his tenure as a conservative Democratic member of the Texas State Senate from 1949 to 1981, for Districts 14, 11 and 5, even serving as President Pro Tempore in 1957 during the 55th legislative session. After 32 years in the Senate, Moore was unseated by Judge Kent Caperton, who was born the year Moore entered the Senate. He was nicknamed the "Bull of Brazos" due to the close proximity of the Brazos River in Bryan, his legacy remembered as the lawmaker who pushed most forcefully for the physical expansion of the campus and admission of women to his alma mater, Texas A&M University, earning him the additional title "father of modern Texas A&M University. Normal mailing folds. Corners creased. Toned. Light surface creases. Otherwise, fine condition.

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