[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0241]

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Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "HERE IS WHAT HAPPENED in the 3400 block on NW 10 Monday night to Jack R. Gorman, 66, when his car approached two automobiles on the narrow street. Gorman who lives at 3900 NW 10, told police accident investigators he swerved off the highway to avoid a head-on collision. When he swung back on the pavement, his steering wheel locked. Gorman's car turned over twice then came to rest inside the front window of the Sooner Food Market. 3401 NW 10. Gorman suffered a scratch on his arm and ... continued below

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Pyer, Ron October 20, 1952.

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  • Main Title: [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0241]
  • Added Title: Here Is What Happened

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Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "HERE IS WHAT HAPPENED in the 3400 block on NW 10 Monday night to Jack R. Gorman, 66, when his car approached two automobiles on the narrow street. Gorman who lives at 3900 NW 10, told police accident investigators he swerved off the highway to avoid a head-on collision. When he swung back on the pavement, his steering wheel locked. Gorman's car turned over twice then came to rest inside the front window of the Sooner Food Market. 3401 NW 10. Gorman suffered a scratch on his arm and a bruised shoulder. He was treated at Mercy hospital and released. A Collie dog in the back seat of Gorman's car was unhurt. No charges were filed."

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PublishDate: 10-21-1952

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

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  • "Here Is What Happened", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 10-21-1952

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Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection

The Oklahoma Publishing Company, the parent company of many prominent Oklahoma newspapers, amassed a significant collection of photographs that span more than a century. The wide variety of photographs accompanied stories in the newspapers.

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  • October 20, 1952

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Pyer, Ron. [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0241], photograph, October 20, 1952; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc192474/: accessed December 11, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.