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[Photograph 2012.201.B1237.0186]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Jockey Johnny Sellers, who gained prominence this year by winning the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness astride Carry Back, rode eight straight winners at the Atlantic City race track to equal an American record. The 24-year-old Tulsa matched Howard Craig's feat from the summer of 1951."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0223.0743]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "M-Sgt. Llewellyn Chilson Akron, Ohio, native and one of the most decorated he roes in Army, survived air crash at McChord AFB, Wash."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0926.0227]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Bold challenge is given the Senate revenue and taxation committee by James C. Nance, Purcell newspaper publisher, who demanded the legislature extend sales tax coverage to legal and medical services if the present exemptions are taken away from other industries."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0425B.0296]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "First of the parties given to honor out of town exhibitors at the Oklahoma City Charity Horse Show was a branch in the Beacon Club Wednesday."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0511]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Witnesses Wednesday were Chris Garde, Vinita, former business manager at Eastern State Hospital, left, and Rev. J.A. Biegler, Vinita, Catholic chaplain at the hospital."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1295.0481]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Delivered Wednesday, this 12-ton dump truck is expected to add new muscles to county road building. Here Ralph Adair, commissioner for district No. 1, watches the 24-foot bed lifted for dumping off the 35-foot frame."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1308.0204]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Amos Thompson, left, former Wister liquor dealer, testifies with his attorney, Whit Pate. Thompson is testifying before a House legal advisory committee in the case of twin explosions that destroyed Beatrice Martin's store in Wister in February of 1960, and alleged "behind-the-scenes" dealings associated with Mrs. Martin, the Thompson family, and local attorneys. Leflore Co. attorney Joe K. Page was also being questioned in the complicated, intermingled story of the two key families and local liquor sales."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1434.0343]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Nancy Cosselman, Gloversville, wears coat of Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth of Mechanicsville, first Union officer killed in Civil War. The hole near the third button was made by shotgun slugs that killed Ellsworth after he tore down a Confederate Flag from a hotel at Alexandria, Va., May 24, 1961. Miss Cosselman holds Ellsworth's sword and bag. Curator James Sullivan, New York State Capitol flag room, holds Ellsworth's picture."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0367.0079]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Stock car driver Bobby Laden, two-time trophy dash winner, gets a few pointers from three of the seven contestants in the beauty contest highlighting Friday night's 8 p.m. race card at Taft Stadium."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0339.0005]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "SEATED in directors' conference room at the new $52,500 building being dedicated by the Lawton Chamber of Commerce at 8:30 a. m. Wednesday is Milton Keating, secretary-manager of the chamber since 1943."
Date: May 24, 1961
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0341.0351]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "An Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce delegation of 34 men left here late Wednesday, filled with barbecued chicken and an appreciation for the beauty, progress and potential of Murray County."
Date: May 24, 1961
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1060.0412]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Clay Potts, director of short courses at OSU since 1928 better known throughout the state as a feeder of multitudes is approaching the time of retirement."
Date: May 24, 1961
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0089.0649]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Witnesses Wednesday were Chris Garde, Vinita, former business manger at Eastern State Hospital, left, and Rev. J. A. Biegler, Vinita, Catholic chaplain at the hospital."
Date: May 24, 1961
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society