Bio: James Jarrell "Jake" Pickle (b. 1913) was a U.S. Representative from Texas, serving from December 21, 1963 to January 3, 1995. He was area director of the National Youth Administration from 1938 to 1941 and was director of the Texas State Democratic executive committee from 1957 to 1960.
First Row, L-R: ? Deviney, Sherman Birdwell, Jake Pickle, Back Row: Ben Crider, Harvey Payne, Harvie C. Yoe.. Texas National Youth Administration Leaders, ca. 1935-43. Photo # 35-43-13-4. Pre-Presidential Photo Collection, LBJ Presidential Library. No source information available: copyright restrictions may apply.
LBJ Connection: Long-time friend and political supporter of LBJ; staff, National Youth Administration, Texas; U.S. Congressman, Texas, 1963-1995
Pickle, J. J. (James Jarrell), 1913-,
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