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ANTHONY, Beryl Franklin, Jr.

ANTHONY, Beryl Franklin, Jr.
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives


ANTHONY, Beryl Franklin, Jr., a Representative from Arkansas; born in El Dorado, Union County, Ark., February 21, 1938; attended the Union County public schools; graduated, El Dorado High School, 1956; B.S., B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1961; J.D., same university, 1963; admitted to the Arkansas bar in 1963 and commenced practice in El Dorado; assistant attorney general, 1964-1965; deputy prosecuting attorney, Union County, Ark., 1966-1970; prosecuting attorney, 13th Judicial District, 1971-1976; legal counsel, Anthony Forest Products Co., 1977; private practice of law, 1977; delegate to Arkansas State Democratic conventions, 1964-1978; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-sixth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1979-January 3, 1993); unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1992 to the One Hundred Third Congress; is a resident of El Dorado, Ark.

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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External Research Collections

University of Arkansas Libraries
Special Collections

Fayetteville, AR
Papers: 1979-1986, approximately 40 linear feet. These papers are currently unprocessed.
Papers: The Vertical File contains clippings from newspapers and other publications, photographs, pamphlets, and other ephemeral material supporting the Arkansas and manuscript collections.

University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication

Norman, OK
Videocassettes: 1988, 5 commercials on 2 videotapes. Commercials used during the campaign of Beryl Franklin Anthony, Jr., for the 1988 U.S. congressional election in District 4 of the Arkansas Democratic Party.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

Bragdon, Peter. "Beryl Anthony Jr. (Profile)." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 10 June 1989, 1383(1).

Colford, Steven W. "NRA Muzzles Gun Issue in Ads Against Dem." (National Rifle Association, Arkansas Democratic congressman Beryl Anthony)." Advertising Age, 25 May 1992, 51.

Ferrera, Anna Pulido. "Removing the Tax Barriers to Assist in Rebuilding America. (proposal by congressman Beryl Anthony)." Nation's Cities Weekly, 29 April 1991, 5.

Ferris, Craig T. "Anthony Speaks, Rostenkowski Listens." The Bond Buyer, 9 December 1991, 1405.

------. "Ex-Congressman From Arkansas Joins Fight to Overhaul D.C. Sewers." The Bond Buyer, 16 June 2000, 36.

------. "A Friend in Need. (Beryl Anthony of Arkansas)." The Bond Buyer, 1 June 1992, 52.

------. "Larger Role Could Await Anthony." The Bond Buyer, 28 September 1992, 20.

------. "A Nice Idea, But .... (Beryl Anthony on infrastructure bonds and revenue calculations)." The Bond Buyer, 19 September 1994, 6.

Ferris, Craig T. and Joan Pryde. "Creating Public Policy Motivates Anthony, Both In and Out of Office." The Bond Buyer, 19 February 1993, 6(1).

Ford, Sean. "Anthony Commission Study Nearing Completion; Bills Would Ease Arbitrage Regs, Halt Hedging." Tax Notes, 11 September 1989, 1189-1191.

Hill, Patrice. "Anthony Urges Clinton to Back States' Volume Cap Borrowing." The Bond Buyer, 20 November 1992, 4.

Hume, Lynn Stevens and Joan Pryde. "Seek Compromise on Tax Measures, Anthony Urges Congress and Bush." The Bond Buyer, 10 March 1992, 1.

Pryde, Joan. "Anthony Advises Full Speed Ahead in Getting Curbs on Bonds Lifted." The Bond Buyer, 26 January 1993, 1.

------. "Anthony Commission Seeks Clinton's Support for Bond Measures." The Bond Buyer, 5 January 1993, 1.

------. "Anthony Edged Out in Arkansas Runoff; Bond Lobbyists Mourn Setback in Congress." The Bond Buyer, 11 June 1992, 1.

------. "Anthony Favors Fast Legislation after Expiration of Rebate Rules." The Bond Buyer, 8 May 1992, 1.

------. "Anthony Panel will Help Teach Public Finance to New Congress." The Bond Buyer, 21 October 1992, 1.

------. "Anthony to Join Winston & Strawn." The Bond Buyer, 4 January 1993, 2.

------. "Anthony's Defeat at Polls will not Spell an End to Work of Commission." The Bond Buyer, 16 September 1992, 1.

------. "Cardin Considered Potential Champion of Municipal Bonds after Anthony Leaves." The Bond Buyer, 30 November 1992, 1.

------. "Clinton's Focus is Key to Easing of Curbs on Municipal Bonds, Beryl Anthony Says." The Bond Buyer, 5 February 1993, 1.

------. "Infrastructure Plans Won't Survive Rules for Figuring Revenue Loss, Anthony Says." The Bond Buyer, 8 September 1994, 1.

------. "Lobbyists Fear Loss of Rep. Anthony as Tough Re-election Race Shapes Up." The Bond Buyer, 27 March 1992, 4.

------. "New Anthony Working Group to Give Bond Plan to Clinton." The Bond Buyer, 25 November 1992, 2.

------. "Rep. Anthony Attacks Bush's Plan for Savings: May Hurt Munis." The Bond Buyer, 6 December 1991, 1353.

------. "Rep. Anthony May Find Caucuses a Tough Sell as He Tries to Establish Public Finance Group. The Bond Buyer, 4 September 1991, 1201.

------. "Rep. Anthony Says Energy Bill Isn't Last Chance to Raise Bank Deductibility Limit in 1992." The Bond Buyer, 11 May 1992, 5.

------. "Rep. Beryl Anthony Will Face a Runoff in Primary Contest in Arkansas District." The Bond Buyer, 28 May 1992, 1.

Pryde, Joan and Lynn Stevens Hume. "Anthony Panel to Offer Proposals to Clinton on Tax-exempt Bonds." The Bond Buyer, 13 November 1992, 1.

Shafroth, Frank. "Anthony Moves Again to Ease Bond Regs." Nation's Cities Weekly, 25 February 1991, 8.

------. "Anthony Urges Treasury to Examine Savings Account Subsidy." Nation's Cities Weekly, 26 February 1990, 15.

Turner, Laura. "Rep. Anthony Calls for End of a One-way Federalism Street; Receives Special Congressional NLC Award." Nation's Cities Weekly, 20 March 1989, 5.

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