Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "An Ohio man, still recovering from the fracture of four ribs and his skull will scale a 50-foot flagpole in Oklahoma City Friday night, promising to break his own aerial sitting record of 77 days. Richard "Dixie" Blandy, 53, Dayton, Ohio, comes to Oklahoma less than a month after he fell from his perch during a Chicago rainstorm."
Date: August 4, 1955
Creator: Tapscott, George
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society