By:  Turner                                            S.R. No. 389
    1-1                           SENATE RESOLUTION
    1-2        WHEREAS, The wedding anniversary of two eminent Texans who
    1-3  have shared 70 fulfilling years together is a splendid occasion
    1-4  and one worthy of great celebration; and
    1-5        WHEREAS, Tullia Hall and Emil Ischy were married on
    1-6  December 24, 1924; since their marriage on that day, they have
    1-7  spent 70 years together in love and devotion, and the love that
    1-8  they share is apparent to all who know them; and
    1-9        WHEREAS, During the first few years of their marriage, they
   1-10  lived on Emil's family farm, and they worked hard together; they
   1-11  were without a radio, telephone, or a newspaper and learned of the
   1-12  Great Depression when Emil went to the bank to borrow money; and
   1-13        WHEREAS, Emil and Tullia held onto the farm through the
   1-14  Depression and kept it productive through World War II; and
   1-15        WHEREAS, They were blessed with a warm and happy family
   1-16  life, and their two daughters, Oyce and Frances, were the source
   1-17  of much pride and joy; and
   1-18        WHEREAS, The survival of a marriage for 70 years, through
   1-19  good times and bad, is a glowing tribute to the moral character
   1-20  and personal integrity of the two partners; the long and happy
   1-21  marriage of Mr. and Mrs. Ischy is truly an inspiration to us all;
   1-22  now, therefore, be it
   1-23        RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas,
    2-1  74th Legislature, hereby extend sincere congratulations to
    2-2  Mr. and Mrs. Emil Ischy; and, be it further
    2-3        RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
    2-4  them as an expression of the highest regard of the Texas Senate.
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    2-6                                       President of the Senate
    2-7                                    I hereby certify that the above
    2-8                               Resolution was adopted by the Senate
    2-9                               on March 9, 1995.
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   2-11                                       Secretary of the Senate
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   2-13                                        Member, Texas Senate