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Mayors and Postmasters of Texarkana, Texas


Mayors of Texarkana, 1874-2013 (may be incomplete!)
O. T. Lyons 1874-75 W. H. Hakes 1875-76 J. M. Draughon 1876 W. B. Russell 1876-79 R. W. Rodgers 1879-82 Antonio L. Ghio 1882-86 J. H. Henderson 1886-88 G. W. Edwards 1888 W. H. McCartney 1888-89 D. C. Porter 1889-90 Robert L. Henry 1890-91 S. D. Lary 1891-94 P. A. Turner 1894-96 W. S. Hardin 1896-1900 Thomas H. Estes 1900-02 A. C. Stuart 1902-08 A. B. DeLoach 1908-12 H. W. Runnels 1912-18 W. J. Nichols 1918-22 G. W. Middleton 1922-24 H. S. Brashear 1924-28 L. S. Kennedy 1928-32 R. Cal Cowan 1932-34 William V. Brown 1934-39 William N. Harkness as of 1946 Carroll L. Shiffer as of 1953-54 A. P. Miller, Jr. as of 1955 James Bramlett 1998-2008 Steve Mayo 2008-12 Bob Bruggeman 2012-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 2008 May 10: Steve Mayo, elected; Benjamin Dennis, defeated.
  • 2012 May 11: Bob Bruggeman, elected; H. E. 'Pete' Snow, defeated.


    Postmasters at Texarkana, 1887 (may be incomplete!)
    Charlotte A. Whittaker as of 1887

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