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Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission

Jim Hogg's Campaign Speech, Dallas, October 1, 1892

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On October 1, 1892, Jim Hogg defended his record as governor in a speech that, like the Rusk speech of 1890, became an instant political classic. The following images reproduce the text of Hogg's remarks that dealt with the Railroad Commission.

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Hogg speech at Dallas, 1892

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Jim Hogg's Campaign Speech, Dallas, October 1, 1892. Speeches and State Papers of James Stephen Hogg, pp. 189-196, C.W. Raines, editor. The State Publishing Company, Austin, Texas, 1905.

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