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Frankie : Mrs. R.D. Randolph and Texas liberal politics / by Ann Fears Crawford.

By: Crawford, Ann Fears.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Austin, Tex. : Eakin Press, c2000Edition: 1st ed.Description: xv, 143 p. [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1571683518; 9781571683519.Subject(s): Randolph, Frankie Carter, 1894-1972 | Women politicians -- Texas -- Biography | Politicians -- Texas -- Biography | Texas -- Politics and government -- 1951- | Democratic Party (Tex.) -- Biography | Liberalism -- Texas -- History -- 20th centuryDDC classification: 324.2764/06/092 | B LOC classification: F391.4.R36 | C73 1999Summary: Sweeping from Frankie Randolph's early years in the East Texas pineywoods to the turbulent years of Texas politics from the 1950s to the 1970s, this book traces the accomplishments of the woman who symbolized liberal politics in Texas. The author gives us a definitive and compelling portrait of Mrs. Randolph, who gained the admiration and respect of political l eaders and civil rights activists from Ralph Yarborough to Barbara Jordan, the woman who went eyeball-to-eyeball with Lyndon Johnson -- and won.
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LC copy signed by author.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-136) and index.

Sweeping from Frankie Randolph's early years in the East Texas pineywoods to the turbulent years of Texas politics from the 1950s to the 1970s, this book traces the accomplishments of the woman who symbolized liberal politics in Texas. The author gives us a definitive and compelling portrait of Mrs. Randolph, who gained the admiration and respect of political l eaders and civil rights activists from Ralph Yarborough to Barbara Jordan, the woman who went eyeball-to-eyeball with Lyndon Johnson -- and won.

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