Clymer Wright

Clymer Wright

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Clymer Lewis Wright. Jr., was a Texas conservative political activist and a crusading journalist later credited with bringing term limits to Houston municipal government and encouraging Ronald W. Reagan to seek the American presidency. A veteran of the United States Army in the Korean War, Wright was active in the Baptist Church and in the alumni association of his alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. During the middle 1950s, as owner and editor of the Fort Bend Reporter in Rosenberg, Texas, Wright survived death threats targeting himself as well as his family, but he joined with state authorities and the Texas Rangers to rid Galveston and Fort Bend County, outside Houston, of organized crime, including brothels and illegal gambling casinos. Wright sold the Fort Bend Reporter as early as 1957. After further changes of ownership, on August 27, 2005, it assumed the name, the Fort Bend Herald and Texas Coastershow more

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  • Paperback | 156 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 236g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136743132
  • 9786136743134