12th State Legislature
Dates: January 14 - February 22, 1913
Senate Membership: 27, 19 Republicans, 8 Democrats
Senate President: Birney H. Sage
House Membership: 57, 29 Republicans, 28 Democrats
Speaker of the House: Martin L. Pratt
Major Topics & Events:
  • The Republican and Democratic members of the house did not get along and a fight broke out in the chambers over control of the assembly.
  • Due to disagreements between the two parties, the House composite photographs of the members appear in two panels: the Republicans and the Democrats. As a result of an altercation during the 1915 session, the Democratic composite has a large tear in it.


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