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C. Don Field


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1932 Republican AD-43 20448 Win
11-06-1934 Republican AD-43 20603 Win
11-03-1936 Republican AD-43 21335 Win
11-08-1938 Republican AD-43 22848 Win
11-05-1940 Republican AD-43 46794 Win
11-03-1942 Republican AD-43 18535 Win
11-07-1944 Republican AD-43 30406 Win
11-05-1946 Republican AD-43 29878 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: February 14, 1899 in Aledo, Texas
Children: One son and one daughter
Military Service: ARMY (WWI)
Died: June 9, 1952 in California

1940: Member, Assembly Investigating Committee on Interference With the Legislature ("Call Committee")
1947: Candidate for Assembly Speaker (Lost; 24 to 51)

  • LEGISLATION: Author of AB 2342 (1933), known as the "Field Act", which was one of the first pieces of legislation that set standards for the design and construction of public schools relating to earthquake resistance.

Source: California Blue Book (1938), (1946)
Source: "Assembly Investigating Committee on Interference With the Legislature" printed in the Journal of the California State Assembly, 1st Ex. Session of 1940 (pages 870-889)