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[1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet Roll 1]

Description: Home movie includes footage of 1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The precise date is unknown because the item was labeled as the 1st of 2 rolls of a March 25, 1971 banquet. However, another reel labeled July 28, 1971 appears to show coverage of the same event.
Date: 1971
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet Roll 2]

Description: Home movie footage of a 1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The precise date of this banquet is unknown because the item was labeled as the 2nd of 2 rolls of a March 25, 1971 banquet. However, another reel labeled July 28, 1971 appears to cover the same event.
Date: 1971
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[1971 Chamber of Commerce Reception]

Description: Home movie footage of a 1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The precise date of this banquet is unknown because the item was labeled as July 28, 1971, but appears to have been shot the same day as two other reels which are labeled March 25, 1971.
Date: 1971
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bank Day]

Description: This home movie documents an unknown event in the city of Denton. It appears that there was a contest to win $300. Seen in the footage are crowds of people on the Denton County Courthouse lawn and businesses of downtown Denton, Texas as well as cars with signage advertising a rodeo in Ponder, Texaco gas, and the Jinx Show Plaza.
Date: 1940
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Beauties at Homecoming 1971]

Description: Film footage of the 1971 North Texas State University (NTSU) Homecoming Parade and a reception. This home movie includes footage of Miss America 1971 Phyllis George, Miss Texas 1971 Janis Bain, Miss Denton Jackie Barret, and NTSU President Calvin Cleave "Jitter" Nolen.
Date: October 31, 1971
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ben Barnes Reception, No. 1]

Description: This home movie includes Texas Lieutenant Governor Ben Barnes attending an unknown event in Denton, Texas. Footage includes Barnes being filmed by an unknown cameraman in front of a KDNT car.
Date: 1971~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ben Barnes Reception, No. 2]

Description: This home movie includes footage of Texas Lieutenant Governor Ben Barnes attending an unknown event in Denton, Texas and riding a horse in a parade with Rex Cauble. Being driven in the parade are the wives of Barnes and Cauble, president of North Texas State University C.C. Nolen, and Miss Denton Jackie Barret being driven in a Leon McNatt Motor Company car.
Date: 1971~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Businesses in Denton, Texas]

Description: This home movie includes footages of businesses in downtown Denton, Texas including Western Auto Associate Store, Shraders Pharmacy, the Texas Theater, Austin Shoes, Franklins, Denman Hardware, Inc., The Shamrock Shoes, Stone's Shoe Store, Taliaferros, Lawhon Music Co., J.C. Penney, Co., and the Denton Typewriter Exchange.
Date: 1955~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[City of Denton Promotional Film]

Description: This promotional film features Phyllis George speaking of the virtues of the City of Denton. The film is primarily composed of still photographs and is set to the music of the musical recording, "Dynamic Denton: In Sound and Music."
Date: 1970~
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Compilation Reel, No. 1]

Description: This compilation film reel begins with an animated commercial for Jolly Green Giant golden corn Niblets. The second segment includes Texas Lieutenant Governor Ben Barnes at a ribbon cutting reception at an unknown location in Denton, Texas. The third segment features recently crowned Miss America Phyllis George greeting people.
Date: 1971~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton County Fair]

Description: This home movie appears to document the 1938 Denton County Fair. The footage includes a horse show, a Boy Scouts exhibit, and various businesses including H.L. Peterson, Allis - Chalmers Tractors, J.L. Myers and Sons Contractors, the Legion Auxiliary, and Aristocrat Ice Cream.
Date: 1938
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections