Had limited school advantages. Doctor of Laws, John Marshall College Law, 1936, Baylor University, 1936.
August 1948). Admitted to bar, 1890. Member Texas House of Representatives, 1898-1902. Member 58th to 72d Congresses, 15th Texas District.
Elected Speaker House of Representatives, 1931.
Elected to 73d Congress but resigned. Elected vice president of the United States November 1932, re-elected, November 1936.
Delaware Democratic National Convs., 1900, 04, delegate at large, 1916. Home: Uvalde, Texas
Member Tex; member 58th to 72d Congresses, 15th Texas
Married Ettie Rheiner, November 25, 1895 (deceased.