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  • Tags: public opinion and public money

Elliott_Ltrs_RenameDome_1965_1459X30.pdf
Objections to the name Astrodome

HCA-Elliott_Memo_Promotion_19601207_1446X16.pdf
Memo from County Judge Bill Elliott to L. W. McComachie, Texas High School Coaches Assn.

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_SupportLBJ_1960628_1446X38.pdf
Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson. U. S. Senate, to County Judge Bill Elliott

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_SupportDaniel_19600711_1446X38.pdf
Letter from Jon Ford, Governor's Office, to County Judge Bill Elliott

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_Gill_19611214_1446X28.pdf
Letter from Ned Gill to County Judge Bill Elliott

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_Gill_19601206_1446X28.pdf
Letter from Ned Gill to County Judge Bill Elliott

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_CivilDefense_19620628_1446X39.pdf
Letter from Paul S. Visher, Deputy, Assistant Secretary of Defense

RUF-wrc05397.pdf
Tax Research Association of Houston and Harris County, special newsletter, announcing County Commissioners requesting additional funding for domed stadium

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-- U of H Donation, Date: "10/28/69": An unidentified man explains how his son motivated him to donate to the University of Houston at a press conference.
-- Wage + Hrs, Date: "10/28/69": A Channel 11 reporter interviews Mr. Moran on enforcing…

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-- Extortion Attempt, Date: "09/24/69": Footage shows exterior and interior of a house in disarray. A resident describes being held hostage. An agent is interviewed about approaching the bank robber, who ultimately shot himself in the head. Warning:…

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-- Taxi Driver Complains, Date: "08/28/69": Spokesman for cab drivers states that they are at a disadvantage compared to limousine drivers because they are not able to solicit trips and the public needs more awareness of taxi cab services.
-- H…

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-- County Health - Bartonett (3) on Mosquitues, Date: "02/04/69": Bob Bartnett, director of the Harris County Mosquito Control, shows on a map the areas that have already been sprayed for mosquitoes as well as the regions to be sprayed in the future.…

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-- Governor Connally, Date: "11/08/62": Footage from the press conference after John B. Connally, Jr., wins the 1962 Texas gubernatorial race.
-- Glenn & Carpenter in [], Date: "11/08/62": Astronauts John Glenn and Scott Carpenter endorse the oral…