[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0563]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Crash Result This car was stalled on U. S. 270 just west of Nicoma Park Thursday night when another auto driven by Lloyd "Bud" Shelby, 30, Nicoma Park, crashed into it, according to troopers Bill Lanacaster and Lee Sardis. Shelby was booked at the county jail on a charge of driving under the influence of liquor. Flame Samuel Fullerton, 53, Choctaw building contractor, was walking around the stopped vehicle preparing to fix a flat when the impact of the crash knocked his car into him. He Suffered severe cuts. When Shelby`s car hit Fullerton`s, a tire on the Shelby auto blew out and the vehicle then careened 400 feet before halting."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Nicoma Park
Creation Date: August 11, 1950
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 11, 1950
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Nicoma Park
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 11, 1950
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Crash Result This car was stalled on U. S. 270 just west of Nicoma Park Thursday night when another auto driven by Lloyd "Bud" Shelby, 30, Nicoma Park, crashed into it, according to troopers Bill Lanacaster and Lee Sardis. Shelby was booked at the county jail on a charge of driving under the influence of liquor. Flame Samuel Fullerton, 53, Choctaw building contractor, was walking around the stopped vehicle preparing to fix a flat when the impact of the crash knocked his car into him. He Suffered severe cuts. When Shelby`s car hit Fullerton`s, a tire on the Shelby auto blew out and the vehicle then careened 400 feet before halting."

Note:

PublishDate: 8-11-1950 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | U.S | 1950 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Crash Results
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0563
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc193713
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image