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Oct 21, 1918

Hulett Carlson Smith was born in Beckley

1934

Hulett Smith graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School

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1938

Hulett Smith graduated from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School

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Jul 23, 1942

Hulett Smith married Mary Alice Tieche

1947

Hulett Smith began serving on the state Aeronautics Commission

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1951

Hulett Smith became chairman of Beckley's Democratic executive committee

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1959

Hulett Smith announced his candidacy for governor

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1959

Hulett Smith left the state Aeronautics Commission

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1961

Governor Barron appointed Hulett Smith the head of the Department of Commerce

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1963

Hulett Smith resigned from the Department of Commerce

Jan 18, 1965

Hulett Smith was inaugurated as governor

1966

A controversy involving State Road Commission purchasing practices arose

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1967

Legislature passed what was considered the toughest strip mine legislation in the country

1967

Clarence C. Elmore, the state Alcoholic Beverage Control commissioner, was indicted on charges of income tax evasion

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Nov 05, 1968

Republican Arch A. Moore Jr. was elected state's 28th governor

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1968

Hulett Smith proposed $150 million bond issue for school construction and state facilities improvement

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1987

Hulett Smith's wife, Mary Alice died

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Jul 14, 1990

Hulett Smith married Nancy Pat Hamilton Lewis


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