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[Photograph 2012.201.B1060.0220]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "It was a bitter disappointment to Lawrence H. Post, 20-year old Walters youth when he learned he was color blind and it would keep him from flying."
Date: May 12, 1942
Creator: Kaho, C. J.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0292B.0030]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Joseph Luther Hixon, 33, left, in the custody of Fred Hill, deputy U. S. marshal, refused to talk about the $33,000 robbery of the Walters National bank when placed in jail here Wednesday."
Date: October 24, 1946
Creator: Stockwell, Bill
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0292B.0029]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The Hixon brothers, James A., 26, and Joseph Luther, 32, are pictured above at the county jail Tuesday afternoon shortly after the pair entered a plea of guilty to charges of robbing the Walters National bank of $33,000 August 8."
Date: November 19, 1946
Creator: East, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0003]

Description: Two young boys examine the tail of a wrecked airplane where two men where killed while adults can be seen in the background. The wreckage was found near Temple, Oklahoma in a field and crashed while the men were searching for the plane of R.G. Rapp and three others. Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Rescue flight Fatal For Sooner Pair- Two unidentified boys, above, examine tail structure of a B-26 plane which crashed Monday in flames near Temple, Okla., after its two occupants plummeted to death when their parachutes failed to open. Victims were Lt. James H. Salmon, 26, pilot, a student at the University of Oklahoma, and Lt. Philip J. Clinton, 24, 411 W Park, Also a pilot, who was acting as observer on a mercy flight. They were aiding the search for the Rapp plane, which crashed last Thursday, killing R.G. Rapp, president of the Denver Producing Co. and three others near Matador, Texas."
Date: November 2, 1948
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1076.0350]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The well shown is one of the oldest landmarks in the "Big Pasture" country of southwestern Oklahoma. It stands in the center of the main street in Randlett, Cotton County. It was dug when government surveyors camped on the site while laying out the country before it was opened for settlement. Looking into the well are local boys Freddy Lamincak, left, and Jerry Baber."
Date: March 2, 1949
Creator: East, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1363.0255]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "First wheat went on the ground in Cotton county Monday when henry Coker, 10 miles east of Walters, rented a vacant lot in Walters and Strated to dump the grain from the fields."
Date: June 7, 1949
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1059.0415]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Mose Poolaw, a kiowa Indian from Walters, assist harris Johnson (left) Mankato,Minn., and Luke Taner, Fort Worth, with the technique of putting a spoken language into writing."
Date: August 24, 1949
Creator: McLaughlin, Al
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0357.0354]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sandals account for most of L> N> Ellison's business, but he also makes hand tooled belts, bridles spur straps and does a lot of saddle work."
Date: October 1, 1949
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0357.0355]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Mr. and Mrs. Ellison looking through the window of their shop at Temple, which is a busy manufacturing spot with a cozy, informal look."
Date: October 1, 1949
Creator: Pyer, Ronald
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society