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W. A. "Jimmie" Hicks


Picture of W. A. Hicks
CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1960 Democratic AD-08 59509 Win

Candidate Biography:

William Adolphus “Jimmy” Hicks
Born: May 7, 1906 in Utica, New York
Married: Bertha Vivian Nelson (in 1931)
Children: Betty Marie Hogue and Nancy Ann Parsons
Died (in office): December 29, 1961 in Sacramento, CA

1949-1952: Member, Sacramento Civil Service Commission
1951-1954: Member, Sacramento City Council
1954: Mayor, City of Sacramento
1954-1959: Deputy Director, California Department of Employment
1959-1960: Member, Sacramento City Council

Source: California Blue Book (1961)