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[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0300]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer J. Morriss, U. S. Army, Ringling, Okla., triple amputee recovering at hospital in Temple, Texas."
Date: October 30, 1945
Creator: U.S. Signal Corps
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0297B.0561]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Large Bond Purchase Kicks Off Drive....A sizable chunk was removed Tuesday from Oklahoma county's Victory Loan quota of $15,400,000, when H. B. Houghton, left of the National Aid Life Insurance Co., purchased $125,000 worth of bonds from Harvey P. Everest, chairman of the county drive this year."
Date: October 30, 1945
Creator: Kaho, C. J.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1019.0424]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Caught in an outfit of sparkling negligee, discounted somewhat by a pungent cigar, Oil Man frank Phillips Wednesday acknowledged plaudits provoked by the fact that he is the first guest in the Skirvin hotel's highly-publicized "presidential suite."
Date: October 30, 1945
Creator: Stockwell, Bill
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0314]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer J. Morriss of Ringling, Okla., works diligently at McCloskey General Hospital, Temple, Texas, on an almost completed hand-tooled, hand-laced leather bag for his wife, Velma Lee. Sgt. Morriss lost both legs, his right arm, the index finger on his left hand, and the sight of his right eye in the Battle of the Bulge in Europe."
Date: October 30, 1945
Creator: U.S. Signal Corps
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society