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Mayors and Postmasters of El Paso, Texas


Mayors of El Paso, 1873-1993 (may be incomplete!)
Ben S. Dowell 1873-75 Melton A. Jones 1875-76 Solomon Shultz 1880-81 Joseph Magoffin 1881-85 C. Lightbody 1885-89 Richard Caples 1889-93 W. H. Austin 1893-94 Adolph Solomon 1894 A. K. Albers 1894 Robert Campbell 1895-97 Joseph Magoffin 1897-1901 Ben F. Hammett 1901-03 Charles Davis, Sr. 1905-07 Joseph Sweeney 1907-10 W. F. Robinson 1910 Charles E. Kelly 1910-15 Tom Lea 1915-17 Charles Davis, Jr. 1917-23 Richard M. Dudley 1923-25 H. P. Jackson 1925-27 R. Ewing Thomason 1927-31 A. B. Poe 1931 R. E. Sherman 1931-37 M. A. Harlan 1937-38 J. E. Anderson 1938-47 John Edward Anderson 1939 Dan R. Ponder 1947-49 Dan L. P. Dike 1949-51 Fred Hervey 1951-55 W. T. Misenhimer 1955 Tom E. Rogers 1955-57 Raymond Telles 1957-61 Ralph Seitsinger 1961-63 Judson F. Williams 1963-69 Ashley G. Classen 1969 Peter De Wetter 1969-71 Bert Williams 1971-73 Fred Hervey 1973-75 Don Henderson 1975-77 Ray Salazar 1977-79 Thomas D. Westfall 1979-81 Jonathan W. Rogers 1981-89 Suzanne S. Azar 1989-91 William S. Tilney 1991-93 Larry Francis 1993-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1925 May 1: Richard M. Dudley, died in office.
  • 1989 May 6: Suzanne S. Azar, elected; Ed Elsey, defeated.


    Postmasters at El Paso, 1852-1972 (may be incomplete!)
    Jarvis Hubbell 1852-55 Archibald C. Hyde 1855-57 Ben S. Dowell 1857-60 Vincent St. Vrain 1860-61 Ben S. Dowell 1861-63 George T. Putnam 1863-66 Archibald C. Hyde 1866 John A. Thayer 1866-68 Louis Cardes 1868-69 Edmond Stine 1869 Henry Schwenker 1869 Edmond Stine 1869-70 Frank C. Marsh 1870-77 Albert Schutz 1877-79 John B. Tays 1879 James Marr 1879-80 Fanny D. Porter 1880-90 James A. Smith 1890-94 John Julian 1894-98 Robert F. Campbell 1898-1902 Theodore B. Olshausen 1902-07 James A. Smith 1907-15 Eugene A. Shelton 1915-22 James J. Ormsbee 1922-23 James J. Ormsbee 1923-26 Luther C. Cole 1926 Henry C. Kramp 1926-27 Henry C. Kramp 1927-33 Milton L. Burleson 1933-34 Milton L. Burleson 1934-53 Charles T. Boyce 1953-55 Charles T. Boyce 1955-61 James J. Kaster, Jr. 1961-63 James J. Kaster, Jr. 1963-72

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