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[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0173]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "TWO PERSONS WERE HURT Saturday when these cars slammed together on rain slick pavement at NW 18 and Lynn. One car bust into flames, but firemen quickly extinguished the blaze. Injured were Leora Brockhouse, 50, of 2833 NW 14, and Jimmy Dunlap, 21, of 1716 NW 4."
Date: September 21, 1957
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0152]

Description: A daylight photograph of a structure fire in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. The image shows four men with fire hoses near the smoking ruins of the Randall Sharpe Contracting Company complex. Some brown discoloration is visible on the photograph. Caption: "Smoking Rubble is all that remains after a $50,000 fire leveled the Randall Sharpe Contracting Co., warehouse, shop and offices."
Date: January 7, 1958
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0296.0147]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Helping Shirlee Mitchell find a book in the Mayfair school PTA operated library is chairman of the project, Mrs. Robert A. Day."
Date: January 15, 1958
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0227.0255]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The banking industry offers one of the best job opportunities on the American economic scene for young men with intelligence and a desire to be successful, an noted United States banker said here Saturday."
Date: July 28, 1956
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0357.0122]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Pearl Harbor ! That World War II battle cry was as fresh as ever here Saturday as men who survived the ordeal gathered for their annual state meeting."
Date: December 7, 1957
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0026]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Store Rocked, Women Hurt By Wild Car. A parked car suddenly started off in reverse in downtown Oklahoma City Friday, ran wild a half block before crashing through a plate glass window at Katz drugstore, Main and Robinson. Two women were hurt, neither believed to be seriously, police reported. They were identified as Mrs. Louise Doyle Clark, 48, 2712 Cashion place, and her mother-in-law, Mrs. Eunice Clark, 79, Arlington, Texas. Both were taken to Mercy hospital with cuts and bruises. Police said the careening car narrowly missed several pedestrians when it jumped a curb and crossed the sidewalk. No one in the drugstore was injured, although merchandising counters were blown over. Mrs. Clark told police she parked in front of the State theater to let some passengers out of the car. She said she left the car's motor running. She said she asked her mother-in-law to get in the car from the driver's side. As the elder Mrs. Clark slid over under the steering wheel, police said, she accidentally touched the gear shift, throwing the automatic transmission into reveres. At the same time her stepped on the accelerator. The car shot backwards drag-."
Date: September 1, 1956
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0118.0108]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "In the picture at right, Paul "Pop" Burris (white hat) father of twins Lynn and Lyle, and former O U greats Kurt and Buddy Burris."
Date: November 17, 1956
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0311.0006]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "16, of 4516 N Steanson: I think they should raise the age and they should be more strict on tests for scooter license."
Date: March 15, 1957
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0316.0235]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Since time immemorial, the male animal has been the victim of countless jibes about forgetting his own wedding anniversaries."
Date: August 28, 1956
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0100.0343]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Called a "training" room, the large auditorium-like room in the picture at the right is located in the structure's east wing."
Date: December 12, 1957
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0094.0520]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Author Alice Marriott meet critic Francis Bloodgood and gets a squint at his 1832 edition of "The Unfeeling Father" A best selling American novel from 1809-73."
Date: April 12, 1957
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society