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[Letter Fragment]

Description: Letter fragment written by an unknown author discussing farm work. It is not addressed to anyone, but it was written at 6:30 in the morning. The top and bottom edges of the page are torn.
Date: unknown
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[Letter from C. B. Moore, June 23, 1901]

Description: Letter from C. B. Moore. He talks about the weather. He went to visit Priest. He talks about hiring cotton choppers. He hopes they are having fun with Uncle John's kids. He talks about his health. There was a game between Chambersville and Melissa, the game tied 10-10. He saw the Anderson girls. He talks about cotton chopping.
Date: June 23, 1901
Creator: Moore, C. B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fragmented Letter]

Description: Letter does not say who it is for or who it is from. The author talks about what he has been eating. He has plenty of milk and mentions farming. He says that Claude wants to go, but the boss wants him to stay. He talks about being sick.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Minnie Rawlings to C. B. Moore, October 3, 1898]

Description: She is thankful that Mr. Moore trust them to send Linnet to spend the terms with them. She says that they will treat Linnet like a daughter. She says the cost would only be $50. She enjoyed going to Colorado in the summer and would like to go again. She talks about the weather and that farmers are almost done gathering cotton. She is concerned about the Texas problem with renters. She hopes they are revived by the time the letter gets there.
Date: October 3, 1898
Creator: Rawlings, Minnie O.
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[Letter from Maria Rucker to Uncle Charles, Aunt Mary, and Linnet, September 5, 1893]

Description: She found some time to write them, but can't find their last letter. She mentions that some people are headed out. Mr. Franklin had a hard time getting home. Mr. Lowry has been unwell he thinks with a fever. Her Uncle H got a fever and was unwell, but has recovered. She mentions Solomon's family and their health. Solomon will be going back to help pick cotton. She received a letter from Clarence and Solomon received one from George. Buck is wearing a necklace with a heart on it. Neal came back that morning. Solomon ended up leaving to go find work. She read their letter to Uncle H. She mentions that they need rain. She talks about the state of their peach orchard. Uncle H and Neal are going to Melissa. Neal helped Lila with her milking and feeding. She mentions again the need for rain and she was happy that the Moores were having a good time.
Date: September 5, 1893
Creator: Rucker, Maria
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cotton maid]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about fashion shows that will take place in Dallas. The Maid of Cotton will be showing cotton creations.
Date: February 28, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Benson]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ezra Taft Benson speaking in Dallas to the Texas Cotton Ginners association.
Date: April 7, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Big town]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a new shopping center southeast of Dallas.
Date: February 24, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Aunt Nora Treece carding cotton]

Description: Photograph of Aunt Nora Treece carding cotton. In the image, she sits by a window and a table decorated with photographs, objects, and a radio. In a chair next to Aunt Treece is a pile of already carded cotton ready to be stretched and spun.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from J. W. Berry to Claude D. White, April 25, 1911]

Description: Letter J. W. Berry to Claude D. White. He wanted to write, but has been sick. He heard from Mr. Drury that Mrs. Moore is going to have an operation and hopes she will be fine. He talks about the weather and farming. He is expecting to see Claude this summer. He talks about Pitt. He mentions he only writes when he has something to write for. He hopes they are doing well. She is sorry for not writing but John was sick and she has been busy. She talks about Mrs. Moore and answers the questions she had about the well. She mentions the rain and how it didn't fill the well but was good for the crops. She talks about her bad luck with chickens. She talks about gardening. Mr. Gibson died. Wylie Horn died the day before he was to get married. She mentions the other couples that were to be married.
Date: April 25, 1911
Creator: Berry, John W. & Berry, Alta
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Maid of Cotton]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Alice Corr, the 1953 Maid of Cotton, visiting DFW.
Date: June 23, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Water in lakes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about heavy rainfall filling up lakes in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. The rain also pulled North Texas' wheat crop out of the disaster stage.
Date: April 16, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cotton show]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about celebrating the start of the Ellis County Cotton Festival.
Date: May 7, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cotton burs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about cotton burs being used as fertilizer.
Date: April 26, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cotton maid]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 1958's Maid of Cotton coming to Dallas as a goodwill ambassador for cotton.
Date: February 23, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cotton picking system]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ellis County farmer Marvin Borders discovering a way to more successfully utilize machines to pick cotton.
Date: September 19, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections