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ORG XMIT: *S0421069033* Published in FORTUNE, July 1964 / Photo by Shel Hershorn - Black Star
The board of directors of Dallas' all-powerful business-civic group, the Citizens Council, broke with a tradition of behind-the-scenes anonymity to pose for this picture atop the Memorial Auditorium. The are, from left: C. A. Tatum Jr., Dallas Power & Light; Karl Hoblitzelle, Interstate Theatres; Dan C. Williams, Southland Life Insurance; Raymond H. Cummins, Sanger-Harris Department Store; Rober B. Cullum, Tom Thumb stores; James W. Aston, Republic National Bank; W. W. Overton Jr., Texas Bank and Trust; Robert E. Kepke, British American Oil; W. Dow Hamm, Atlantic Refining; T. E. Jackson, investments; John M. Stemmons, Industrial Properties; Charles A. Meyer, Sears, Roebuck; Avery Mays, Casa View Village; Robert H. Stewart III, First National Bank; Robert McCulloch, Ling-Temco-Vought; John Lawrence, Dresser Industries; William L. Lindholm, Southwestern Bell; Lloyd Bowles, Dallas Federal Savings & Loan; Walter L. Prehn; Dawson Sterling, Southwestern Life; Julius Schepps, Schepps; mayor J. Erik Jonsson, Texas Instruments. Seven members of the board were away at the time. DMN125TOP25