[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0719]

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Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Officers Jess Lee and Leonard Drake investigate the auto-motor scooter collision that claimed the life of 18-year-old Louis Clyde Mohler Thursday afternoon in Ponca City. At left is Bobby Duain Hiuse, 26, driver of the auto. Officers Jess Lee and Leonard Drake investigate the auto-motor scooter collision that claimed the life of 18-year old Louis Clyde Mohler Thursday afternoon in Ponca City. At left is Bobby D. House, 26, driver of the auto. A Ponca City youth was killed in a motor scooter accident in Ponca City Thursday and ... continued below

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Casto, Bill July 8, 1960.

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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 28 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Officers Jess Lee and Leonard Drake investigate the auto-motor scooter collision that claimed the life of 18-year-old Louis Clyde Mohler Thursday afternoon in Ponca City. At left is Bobby Duain Hiuse, 26, driver of the auto. Officers Jess Lee and Leonard Drake investigate the auto-motor scooter collision that claimed the life of 18-year old Louis Clyde Mohler Thursday afternoon in Ponca City. At left is Bobby D. House, 26, driver of the auto. A Ponca City youth was killed in a motor scooter accident in Ponca City Thursday and two Carnegie youths were killed late Wednesday in traffic accidents. The dead: KIP LOUIS CLYDE MOHLER, 17, Ponca City. Mohler died when his motor scooter collided with a car driven by Bobby Dwain House, 25, Ponca City. The highway patrol said House was attempting to make a left turn into a root beer stand and collided almost head-on with Mohler. Monler was thrown through the windshield of the car."

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PublishDate: 7-8-1960

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

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  • Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 07-8-1960

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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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  • July 8, 1960

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Casto, Bill. [Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0719], photograph, July 8, 1960; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc221370/: accessed January 21, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.