[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0471]

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Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "NO ONE HURT, Here's what happened when a car missed a curve on the west edge of McLoud at 1:25 a. m. Sunday. The car, driven by Raymond Edgar Berry jr., 26, of Shawnee, was in the act of flipping end-over-end when it met this tree. Berry and his passenger, George Pressley, 27, also of Shawnee, were thrown through the top. Both escaped with scratches. Ten minutes after this freak mishap a Shawnee wrecker en route to the scene, was involved in a crash 3 1/2 miles west of ... continued below

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Mitchell, George T. February 25, 1952.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection and was provided by Oklahoma Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 12 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0471]
  • Added Title: No One Hurt

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Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "NO ONE HURT, Here's what happened when a car missed a curve on the west edge of McLoud at 1:25 a. m. Sunday. The car, driven by Raymond Edgar Berry jr., 26, of Shawnee, was in the act of flipping end-over-end when it met this tree. Berry and his passenger, George Pressley, 27, also of Shawnee, were thrown through the top. Both escaped with scratches. Ten minutes after this freak mishap a Shawnee wrecker en route to the scene, was involved in a crash 3 1/2 miles west of Shawnee on U. S. 270. Again , no one was hurt."

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Credit: Daily Oklahoman

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  • "No One Hurt", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma,

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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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  • February 25, 1952

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  • Oct. 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

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  • Dec. 4, 2013, 9:52 a.m.

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Mitchell, George T. [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0471], photograph, February 25, 1952; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc220873/: accessed September 18, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.