Preparation of the Weatherford, Texas, Elementary Teacher to Teach Art in the Self-Contained Classroom

Preparation of the Weatherford, Texas, Elementary Teacher to Teach Art in the Self-Contained Classroom

Date: August 1964
Creator: Law, Frances B.
Description: This paper is concerned with the preparation needed by the elementary classroom teacher to teach art in the self-contained classroom and with improving the program of art education in the elementary schools of the Weatherford Independent School District of Weatherford, Texas.
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The Weatherford Municipal Light and Power Plant

The Weatherford Municipal Light and Power Plant

Date: 1940
Creator: Shumaker, Charles S.
Description: This thesis is a study of the Weatherford Municipal Light and Power Plant. An attempt has been made to trace the history of electric service in Weatherford, Texas, and to reveal why this present, and previous, service has culminated in a municipally owned system.
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[Flood at Lake Weatherford]

[Flood at Lake Weatherford]

Date: 1981~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951-
Description: Photograph of a dam flooding at Lake Weatherford in Tarrant County, Texas.
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[Drought at Lake Weatherford]

[Drought at Lake Weatherford]

Date: 1981~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951-
Description: Photograph of a dry bank on Lake Weatherford, during a drought.
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Dance Pumps

Dance Pumps

Date: 1910/1914
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's dance pumps in white satin. The shoes are of white satin with large bow at vamp and a second bow on the strap which buttons across instep of each shoe. Low/flat heels. White leather insole, and sides lined with white fabric. Retailer's stamp on sole: "S.G. Maddox / Weatherford, Texas." Stamped inside: "4 D 520"
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[News Script: Funeral held for Douglas Chandor]

[News Script: Funeral held for Douglas Chandor]

Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the funeral of portrait painter Douglas Chandor, who despite being born in England, had made his home in Weatherford, Texas.
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[News Script: Melons]

[News Script: Melons]

Date: September 7, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about watermelon harvesting season in the Parker County town of Weatherford.
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[News Script: Weather station]

[News Script: Weather station]

Date: October 7, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a new office building for the Mutual Building and Loan Association in Weatherford, including a modern weather monitoring station atop the structure.
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[News Script: Explosion]

[News Script: Explosion]

Date: November 14, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an accidental gas explosion destroying a building in downtown Weatherford and damaging several other structures. No one was injured in the blast.
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[News Script: Parade launches Weatherford rodeo]

[News Script: Parade launches Weatherford rodeo]

Date: July 27, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a parade opening the annual Weatherford Frontier Days fair.
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[News Script: Weatherford fire]

[News Script: Weatherford fire]

Date: February 18, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about two buildings destroyed and one damaged in a fire in the business district of Weatherford. No one was injured in the blaze.
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[News Script: Four Escape Injury in Airplane Mishap]

[News Script: Four Escape Injury in Airplane Mishap]

Date: September 10, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a family from Grand Prairie who crashed in a private plane near Weatherford on their way to visit relatives.
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Oral History Interview with Billie Joyce Towles, February 18, 2010

Oral History Interview with Billie Joyce Towles, February 18, 2010

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Date: February 18, 2010
Creator: Liles, Debbie & Towles, Billie Joyce
Description: Interview with Billie Joyce Towles, longtime resident of Weatherford, Texas, as part of the Weatherford Oral History Project. The interview includes Towles' personal experiences of childhood and education in Weatherford, Depression-era struggles, and living in Weatherford during World War II. Towles also discusses her father's work with the Works Progress Administration, marriage to Norman Towles, her family's switch from Democratic loyalty to Republican, her personal evolution on race issues, and religious devotion.
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Oral History Interview with Bob Glenn, March 30, 2010

Oral History Interview with Bob Glenn, March 30, 2010

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Date: March 30, 2010
Creator: Liles, Debbie & Glenn, Bob
Description: Interview with Bob Glenn, longtime resident of Weatherford, Texas, as part of the Weatherford Oral History Project. The interview includes Glenn's personal experiences of childhood and education in Weatherford, his 1961 enlistment in the U.S. Army, service at various stateside bases, and his career in the banking industry. Glenn also discusses changes in the Weatherford economy.
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Oral History Interview with Roy J. Grogan, March 16, 2010

Oral History Interview with Roy J. Grogan, March 16, 2010

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Date: March 16, 2010
Creator: Liles, Debbie & Grogan, Roy J.
Description: Interview with Roy J. Grogan, longtime Weatherford resident and elected official, as part of the Weatherford Oral History Project. The interview includes Grogan's personal experiences of childhood and education in Weatherford, Depression-era struggles, enlisting in the U.S. Navy, and World War II. Additionally, Grogan talks about his studies at Weatherford College, Duke University, and Duke Law, his legal career with the FBI and as a land developer, his political career on the Weatherford City Council and Weatherford College Board of Regents, the integration of Weatherford schools, and his involvement in state party politics. The interview includes an appendix with Grogan's resume.
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[News Script: Country Store]

[News Script: Country Store]

Date: July 23, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Jones's Country Store in Weatherford. The store has been returned to how it would look in the 1890's, complete with authentic antique merchandise.
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[News Script: Wright Sees Start of Weatherford Lake]

[News Script: Wright Sees Start of Weatherford Lake]

Date: February 14, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a groundbreaking ceremony for a new lake in Weatherford.
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[News Script: Ground Breaking]

[News Script: Ground Breaking]

Date: December 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about ground-breaking ceremonies for a new power plant on the site of Lake Weatherford.
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[News Script: Money]

[News Script: Money]

Date: November 10, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Oscar Womack, who found thirty-thousand dollars in counterfeit bills in Wise County. The counterfeit bills have been linked to Robert Keller, who may have had a role in the closing of the River Oaks State Bank.
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[News Script: Wright blames politics for charge]

[News Script: Wright blames politics for charge]

Date: June 30, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Congressional Candidate Jim Wright of Weatherford being charged with conducting a scheme for obtaining money through the mails. Wright maintained the charge was politically-motivated; his political rival claimed ignorance of the circumstances.
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[News Script: Jail break]

[News Script: Jail break]

Date: April 23, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the prisoners escaping the Parker County Jail in Weatherford.
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[News Script: Rodeo parade]

[News Script: Rodeo parade]

Date: July 26, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a parade marking the third day of the Parker County Frontier Days celebration, a western-themed fair and rodeo.
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[News Script: Blind woodworker]

[News Script: Blind woodworker]

Date: January 3, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about woodworker Ray Jones crafting hand-made lamps and cedar chests while totally blind.
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[News Script: Parade launches Weatherford rodeo]

[News Script: Parade launches Weatherford rodeo]

Date: July 28, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a parade and opening ceremonies for the Parker County Sheriff's Posse Rodeo and Frontier Days Celebration, held in Weatherford.
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