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Former Georgia governor Herman Talmadge dies at 88

ATLANTA -- Herman Talmadge, a former governor and U.S. senator who directed Georgia's...Legislature should pick the new governor from the losing candidates. Herman Talmadge won the legislative vote, but was kept from the governor's office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/21/met_339985.shtml
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State pays tribute to Herman Talmadge

...state paid tribute Monday to Herman Talmadge, remembering the governor and...A World War II veteran, Herman Talmadge was thrust into power with the...followed, the Legislature elected Herman Talmadge governor on the strength of his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/26/met_341004.shtml
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Test your knowledge of June events in Augusta

...this longtime politician endorsed his opponent. "I was afraid he was gonna endorse me," Sanders joked about:A. Herman Talmadge. B. Gene Talmadge. C. Rich ard Russell. D. Roy Harris.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-27/test-your-knowledge-june-even
Herman Talmadge: Respect, regrets

...cannot honestly explain the late Herman Talmadge, the former Georgia governor...you're going to get. I think Herman Talmadge spent his entire life trying...back. "The sad thing about Herman Talmadge, " James C. Cobb, a professor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/bill-kirby/2010-08-05/herman-talm
Featured obituary: Mr. Herman Talmadge

ATLANTA - Herman Talmadge, the junior figure in a father-son dynasty that dominated Georgia politics for a half-century, was remembered with lowered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/22/obi_340346.shtml
Obituaries
Talmadge dies before taking office

HAMPTON, Ga. -- Herman Talmadge didn't think too much of it...his final year in office and Herman Talmadge was a naval officer coming home...Just after the summer primary, Herman Talmadge recalled, his father started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/03/met_252187.shtml
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Georgia once had 3 governors

HAMPTON, Ga. - Herman Talmadge didn't think too much of it when...his final year as governor and Herman Talmadge was a naval officer coming home...THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY elected Herman Talmadge at 1:50 a.m. on Jan. 15...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/27/met_201794.shtml
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Herman Wilkes (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Herman Talmadge Wilkes, age 68 of 2241 McNutt Rd. Augusta, died March 15...other family members also survive. Funeral services for Mr. Herman Talmadge Wilkes will be held Monday, March 19, 2007 at 2p.m. from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/17/obi_120732.shtml
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Longtime commissioner of Georgia Department of Veterans Service dead at 92

...years later, he was leading the agency.During his 61-year tenure, Wheeler served under a dozen governors from Herman Talmadge to Nathan Deal. He also served in the Georgia National Guard until 1978, when Wheeler retired with the rank of brigadier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-21/longtime-commissioner-georgia
LBJ's unfortunate Augusta visit

...in Augusta 50 years ago this week.He came with Gov. Carl Sanders, an Augusta native, as well as U.S. Sen. Herman Talmadge, an influential state leader.Johnson's national election over Republican Barry Goldwater appeared certain, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-25/lbjs-unfortuna