Miller Center

John Shepperd

Speaker: John Ben Shepperd
Date: December 30, 1968
Texas Secretary of State (1950-1952). Attorney General of Texas (1952-1956). General Counsel of Rodman-Noel oil interests, Odessa, beginning in 1957. Member of the Board of Education of Texas (1949-1950). Secretary of the Texas Economy Commission (1950-1951). President of the Sabina River Watershed Association (1949-1952). President of the Texas Historical Survey Committee beginning in 1963. Discusses his role in Texas politics from 1941 to 1964, the Chamber of Commerce, and the help he gave in the establishment of the LBJ State Park.