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Description: A photograph showing Oklahoma City attorney and gubernatorial candidate William O. Coe, a Democrat, receiving primary election news via the telephone. Coe lost the Democratic nomination to future governor Johnston Murray. Caption: "Elections are not over until clear majorities are reported and Tuesday night William O. Coe, trailing Johnston Murray in the gubernatorial battle, was still hopeful of seeing his own total increase as later returns came in."
Date: July 4, 1950
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

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Description: Photograph of a broken down gasoline truck, surrounded by large cylinders and broken chunks of concrete. One man stands next to the truck, facing two other men near the center of the photograph. Caption: "In the picture at the right is the scorched remains of the gasoline transport truck in which the fire started."
Date: July 12, 1950
Creator: Johnson, Bill
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society


Description: Photograph of a vehicle engulfed in smoke and flames. Caption: "Billy Bob Richardson, 18, Seminole truck driver, narrowly escaped death Wednesday when his truck caught fire and burned on SH 18 near Asher."
Date: July 19, 1950
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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