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Tom C. Carrell


Date Party Office Votes Result
12-08-1959 Democratic AD-41 17911 Win
11-08-1960 Democratic AD-41 72091 Win
11-06-1962 Democratic AD-41 35382 Win
11-03-1964 Democratic AD-41 45752 Win
11-08-1966 Democratic SD-22 82978 Win
11-03-1970 Democratic SD-22 85641 Win

Candidate Biography:

Thomas Cumming Carrell
Born: July 10, 1900 in Cooper, Texas
Married: Dolphia Carmack, Shirley
Children: Three
Military Service: ARMY (WWII)
Died (in office): October 15, 1972 in Honolulu, Hawaii

1944: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1948: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1952: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1956: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1960: Delegate, Democratic National Convention

  • LEGISLATION: Author of the Mulford-Carrell Act of 1967 (which created the California Air Resources Board)

Source: California Blue Book (1961), (1963), (1975)
Source: A Disorderly House: The Brown-Unruh Years in Sacramento by James R. Mills (Heyday Books; 1987)