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