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dc.creatorDeskin, A. J.
dc.date.accessioned2020-09-15T19:54:48Z
dc.date.available2020-09-15T19:54:48Z
dc.date.issued1925-12-02
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu/handle/116099117/41246
dc.descriptionHandwritten Letter to Amon Carter from A. J. Deskin expressing their support for Carter in the controversy surrounding Governor "Ma" Fergusons request for Carters resignation from the board of directors at Texas Technological College.
dc.format.medium6x6.5 paper
dc.relationAmon G. Carter Papers (MS 014)
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any document or photograph
dc.sourceBox 77, Ferguson ("Ma" and "Pa") Controversy 1925-1927 (Clippings) 2 of 7 folder, Item 076
dc.subjectFerguson, Miriam A. "Ma"
dc.subjectFerguson, James E. "Pa"
dc.subjectGovernor of Texas
dc.subjectTexas Tech University
dc.titleLetter re: Ma and Pa Ferguson
dc.typeDocument
dc.description.transcriptionDear Sir: I have read of the incident at the football game: Stand hitched and don’t let any bunch of grafters (?) hood winking you. You have heard of the blind dog in the meat house. Probably (Illegible) have ex-convicts who could grace a regents chair as gracefully as some has been Governors could the office of Governors. Telling W.E.B not to get cold feet when reaching Regent number telegram. I think he is within the law. (Illegible) for liberty of unbiased (?) speech.


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  • Amon G. Carter, Sr. Collection [9965]
    The Amon G. Carter Papers consist of correspondence, photographs, newspapers, scrapbooks, and artifacts. The papers document the history of Fort Worth and the Southwest, as well as Carter's personal and business interests.

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