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  Benjamin Travis Laney, Jr. » Biographies of Arkansas's Governors » Exhibits » Old State House
Laney, born at Cooterneck in Ouachita County in 1896, was one of eleven children.
Laney faced another challenge in the 1947 session in the form of the self-styled "economic bloc," a group of fiscal conservatives from rural districts who tended to oppose any measure which did not directly benefit their constituents.
Laney joined the forces opposed to federal civil rights legislation and figured prominently in the third party movement known as the "Dixiecrats," serving for a time as their chairman.
www.oldstatehouse.com /exhibits/virtual/governors/from_the_forties_to_faubus/laney.asp   (652 words)

 Traveler's Guide to Arkansas | Governors of Arkansas Portrait Gallery | State | 1917-1933
Laney owned a drugstore in Conway, Arkansas, traded in farm real estate and entered the oil business when oil was discovered on his family farm near Camden, Arkansas.
In his first campaign, Laney called for “efficiency, economy and consolidation” in state government; he followed through by promoting the ultimately adopted Revenue Stabilization Act which proved to be his greatest achievement.
Laney was a consistent supporter of racial segregation and eventually became identified with the “Dixiecrat” states’ rights movement but, notably, during Laney’s administration the University of Arkansas became the first historically white southern public university to admit African-American students.
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 Mike Laney   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Ben Laney was the Governor of Arkansas from 1945 to 1949.
C.O. Laney was Congressman for the state of Texas from 1914-1922.
His son Neill McAuley Laney is the founder and president of Laney Realty, Wilmington, NC.
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 National Governors Association
BENJAMIN TRAVIS LANEY JR., Arkansas's 33rd Governor, was born in the Jones Chapel community in Quachita County, Arkansas, on November 25, 1896.
Laney owned a drugstore in Conway, Arkansas, transacted real estate specializing in farmland, and entered the oil business when oil was discovered on his family farm near Camden, Arkansas.
Laney ran unsuccessfully in the 1950 gubernatorial race, but remained active in politics, serving as a delegate to the 1969 Arkansas Constitutional Convention.
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 New Babies at River Falls Hospital
Laney Irene - born to Heather and Kevin July 16, 2007
Benjamin Elias - born to Shannon and Paul July 9, 2007
Benjamin Eliass - born to Shannon and Paul July 9, 2007
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 Aggie Football Looks For More Success In 2006 :: Team will host annual Blue-Gold Scrimmage on Friday night at Toomey ...
Travis Dulli (6-3, 255), a transfer from Laney College who was two-time All-Golden Gate Conference pick will back up Faletoese while Sierra College transfer Ricky Owen (6-2, 290), who prepped at nearby Kennedy HS in Sacramento, will play behind Daftari.
Benjamin's field goal totals tied him for seventh on the school's single-season list while the 15 for his career currently place him tied for eighth.
Benjamin was a three-time player of the week for the GWFC, including tying a school record with four field goals against Southern Utah midway through the season.
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 Olive Mehitable Cheney and James McBride
Isaac Laney a young man that was baptized into the church at the same time that I was, was in the flsmith shop, when the mob began to fire on them.
Benjamine I do not know all their children but one was Anna she married a named Parsen they lived at Fort Dodge Iowa.
Issac Laney was wounded by five bullets, which passed through different parts of his body, but strange to say it never crippled him for life, although he suffered the most excruciating pains afterward.
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 Harless Homepage - Person Page 936
She is the daughter of Roy Travis Knight and Kari Dalene Harless.
He is the son of Roy Travis Knight and Kari Dalene Harless.
She is the daughter of Craig Allan Laney and Lorna Jean Harless.
www.genealogy-quest.com /Harless-Homepage/tree/p936.htm   (977 words)

 BabyCenter | Readers' Comments - Oscar or Travis?
I think Travis, Owen, Ian, Miles (please don't girlify it by inserting a Y in the middle!) are all strong names, too.
Travis or Miles would be good solid options; Oscar or Wyatt would be the least conventional picks.
Ryan, Evan and COllin (is this misspelled purposely?) are the opposite of edgy--my mind's eye sees a mama's boy ripe for the bullying of school kids...same with Travis, Owen, Myles (another apparent misspelling), and Ian.
www.babycenter.com /comments/1362841   (1033 words)

 The Political Graveyard: Index to Politicians: Travis
West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County, 1958.
Travis, Lee M. — of Eugene, Lane County, Ore. Democrat.
Travis, Roy — of Rosiclare, Hardin County, Ill. Republican.
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 My Family
Mary Sue LANEY was born on 6 Jul 1920 in Camp County, Texas.
She was married to John Benjamin on 7 Aug 1705 in Preston, New London, CT.
Children were: Benjamin Raliegh Largent, James Clarence Largent.
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 Bush Watch
After being introduced by Democrat Speaker of the House Pete Laney, Bush referred to the chamber as 'a place where Democrats have the majority, Republicans and Democrats have worked together to do what is right for the people we represent.
Inside, Gonzales was telling the judge and the lawyers on both sides that Bush, as Governor, would be unable to serve on the DWI jury, while Bush, outside the court house, was telling reporters that it is every citizen's duty to serve on a jury and he would be proud to do so.
AUSTIN, Tex. -- Travis County's lead prosecutor on the 1996 drunk driving case in which Gov. George W. Bush was called as a potential juror now believes he was purposely misled by Bush and his attorney in an effort to avoid service.
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 The Connor Kirby Infant Memorial Foundation
Son of Sheila and Travis Corl of Greenville, MI James Robert Creel
Son of Cristina and Eric Poe of Fayetteville, PA Laney Daniele Preston
Son of Jason Wheeler & Samantha Smith of Martinsville, IN Benjamin David Wholey
www.connorkirbymemorial.org /remembrance.php   (2771 words)

 Hot Rock of Hot Springs -- Monday, Aug. 07, 1950 -- Page 1 -- TIME   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
He hustled around the state in a chartered plane, reciting his achievements and promising more of the same.
At every stop he also took a couple of lusty licks at Benjamin Travis Laney, the wealthy, 53-year-old former governor and Dixiecrat leader who had come out of political retirement to seek a third term and save Arkansas from Sid McMath and those Fair Deal radicals in Washington.
When Dixiecrat Laney tried to picture Sid McMath as a traitor to the South, supple Sid declared against such pet Truman projects as FEPC and compulsory health insurance, but still capitalized on his closeness to Harry Truman.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,812891,00.html   (620 words)

 Ben Did You Mean Ben?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Ben is a shortened version of the given name Benjamin.
Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, Viscount Hughenden of Hughenden Disraeli
Benjamin O. Davis Jr Benjamin O. Davis Sr.
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 Livingston Co. Kentucky Queries
My Grandfather was Roemer Threlkeld, born in Carrsville Ky. He married Mary Travis Who was also born in Carrsville Ky.
There is also some where in print a book on the Travis family that I would like to find a copy of.
Laney's brother was Abraham, father was probably Simon LeRoy.
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 California - art dealers and museums - Directory Art in America - Find Articles
A New Leaf Gallery 1286 Gilman St 04706 (510) 525-7621, fax (510) 525-5282 Sun-Tue 11-5, Wed-Sat 10-6 Dir: Benjamin Rodefer Contemporary sculpture for residential, corporate, and public collections.
Long Beach Museum of Art 2300 E Ocean Blvd 90803 (562) 439-2119 Wed-Thu, Sat-Sun 10-5, Fri 10-8 Dir: Harold Nelson Changing multimedia exhibitions of modern and contemporary art; permanent collection includes early-20th-century European modernists, postwar painting and sculpture from California, and more than 2,000 artists' videotapes.
Laney College June Steingart Gallery 900 Fallon St 94607 (510) 464-3586 Dir: Ana M. Montano Contemporary art exhibitions in various media by students, alumni, faculty, and nationally and internationally recognized artists.
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 A Place to Honor Grief--Crisis, Grief, and Healing--Tom Golden
Kathy Ganey, 39, tells of her teenage son, Travis "T.J."
Roy Murdock, 43, tells of the loss of his son, Benjamin, 16.
Laney, 17, writes about the death of her boyfriend.
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 Pack Descendant Obituaries
Burchett was born August 5, 1921, in Lawrence County, a daughter of the late Benjamin and Louvina Thompson Hylton.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Walter Benjamin May; maternal grandfather, Milton Laney and paternal grandparents, Ben and Zumey May. He was an assembly line worker.
Preston was born September 23, 1949, in Heiler, Kentucky, a son of the late Harper Preston, the late Milton Laney and Bessie Laney of Louisa.
www.mindspring.com /~sixcatpack/packobit.htm   (9197 words)

 The War Between The States - South Carolina
This next letter was written by Travis Evans, Sr., to his wife Charlotte Blakeney Evans, while serving in the reserves in Georgetown.
This next letter was written by Benjamin F. Evans, son of Travis Evans, who was a 3rd Serg.
Records state he died at Malvern Hill in Virginia, however this following letter was written well after that battle.
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 Galleries Museums & Artists - Alabama-California - Directory Art in America - Find Articles
D Artists exhibited: Travis Constance, Mitch Jones, Wesley Kimler, Sally Michel 1057.
Travis Hansson Fine Art 433 N Camden Dr, Suite 1111 90210 (310) 777-3624, fax (310) 777-3620 Mon-Fri 10-5 Dir: Travis Hansson Specializing in 19th- & 20th-century modern and contemporary masters.
M Artists exhibited: Karel Appel, William Burroughs, Marc Chagall, Benjamin Constant, Yankel Ginzburg, Keith Haring, Jasper Johns, Anders Knutsson, Yayoi Kusama, Michael Rubin, Ernest Trova, Andy Warhol 1200.
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 50th Georgia Volunteer Infantry
John was born on 18 April 1832 in Irwin County and died on 1 July 1889 in Berrien County.
Archibald C. McMillan was born on 21 October 1843 in Irwin Co, GA the son of Malcolm McMillan and Rachel Sumner.
In 1865 when Archibald was 21, he married (my first cousin three times removed) Abigail Griffin daughter of Daniel Benjamin Griffin and Mary Margaret Tucker, in Berrien Co, GA. She was born on 1 August 1847 in Irwin Co, GA. and died on 19 December 1899.
www.nwinfo.net /~jagriffin/50th.htm   (10279 words)

 Inventory of the Reed Family of Buncombe County, N.C., Papers, 1816-1996
His great-grandson, Joseph Reed (1827-1884), was a captain in the Confederate States of America Army during the Civil War, and was one of the largest landowners in North Carolina.
On 1848, Joseph married Catherine Harrison Miller Reed, a descendant of the Harrison family of Virginia, which produced two United States Presidents: William Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison.
The Harrison family includes United States Presidents William Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison.
www.lib.unc.edu /mss/inv/htm/05179.html   (4247 words)

 0620   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Other officers are: Kristine L. Cato of McAngus Goudelock and Courie, LLC, EEO Committee Chair; Regina H. Lewis of Nexsen Pruet, LLC, Continuing Legal Education Coordinator; Eugene H. Matthews of Richardson Plowden Carpenter and Robinson, PA, section delegate; Lawrence J. Needle of Lawrence J. Needle, PA, Immigration Committee Chair; Franklin G. Shuler Jr.
Other officers are: Danny C. Crowe of Turner Padget Graham and Laney, PA, council member; Frank Rainwater of the Office of the State Treasurer, council member; Robert E. Tyson of Sowell Gray Stepp and Laffitte, LLC, immediate past chairperson; and Timothy C. Winslow of the S.C. Association of Counties, council member.
Carol A. McCurry of the McCurry Law Firm, LLC is the chairperson of the Military Law Section.
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 8th GA Co E Miller Rifles Roster
Morrison appears as one of 26 veterans in an 8th Georgia Regiment reunion picture, 1901.
Funderburk, Marcus Laney - Private May 14, 1861.
Whitehead, Benjamin Taliaferro - Private May 14, 1861.
home.earthlink.net /~larsrbl/CoEMusterlist.htm   (3715 words)

 Livingston Co. Kentucky Queries Old 2
Elizabeth Travis listed as Head of family in 1840 census of Livingston County with children Granville, Oritha Nancy Emaline Jane and Eliza Ann.
I need definitive proof that Nancy Hardin Martin was the daughter of Benjamin Hardin (private Revolutionary War, Mecklenburg County NC, 1764-1848, died in Independence County, AR).
I have copies of Independence County(AR) Chronicles stating that Nancy was Benjamin's daughter.
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 U.S. States A-D
19 Jan 1931 - 14 Jan 1935 Benjamin Meek Miller (b.
9 Jan 1945 - 11 Jan 1949 Benjamin Travis Laney (b.
13 Jan 1885 - 11 Jan 1887 Benjamin Harrison Eaton (b.
www.worldstatesmen.org /US_states_A-D.html   (5615 words)

 ESPN.com - MLB/DRAFT2005 - 2005 MLB draft selections: Day 2
Detroit, Benjamin Rodewald, LHS, East Kentwood HS, Kentwood, Mich.
Cleveland, Travis Turek, RHR, Westlake HS, Oak Park, Calif.
Baltimore, Benjamin Bryan, RF, Wayne HS, Huber Heights, Ohio.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/draft2005/news/story?id=2075702   (4101 words)

 About:Chron: Election Day slow, but not completely uneventful
Here's another list, these are the Democrat Governors, who were affiliated with the Dixiecrat movement, from within the Democrat Party:
Benjamin Travis Laney, Arkansas -- Fielding Wright, Mississippi -- Frank M. Dixon, Alabama -- William H. Murray, Oklahoma -- Mills E. Godwin Jr.
With all that in mind, when Trent Lott stated just months before Strom Thurmond's death:
blogs.chron.com /aboutchron/archives/2006/11/election_day_sl.html   (5109 words)

 -vjw- World War II Bookmarks
Captain Benjamin Marino M.D - 340th BG, 488th Sq
1st Lt. William Phifer Laney, Sr - 486th.
U.S.A.A.F. Resource Group-Heroes Of The Air - Col. Benjamin Oliver Davis, Jr.
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 Fox Tales and Other Animal Stories: Canines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
A journalist and lecturer on women's history with an independent soul recounts how an abused Boxer adopts her and changes the way she views life.
Canine cozy featuring Melanie Travis, Poodle breeder and amateur sleuth.
Murder at the dog show involves two eccentric sisters from Georgia.
www.foxtales.com /dogs.htm   (3567 words)

 hill - Name Index - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
ALEXANDER, Travis b.1764 - Of, Wilkes, Union, SOUTH CAROLINA
BIRKINSHAW, Benjamin b.1870 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UTAH
CUMMINGS, Benjamin Franklin III b.1884 -, Logan, Cache, UTAH
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