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Arnie Marks

Arnie Marks – Challenges for Jewish Soviets

Arnie Marks recalls some of the challenges as former Jewish Soviets adjusted to the free market found in the United States. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Clint Risner

Clint Risner – Test Taking with a Twin

Clint Risner is a twin, and once stood in for him and took an exam for his brother. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

June Sachs

June Sachs – Starting the Dallas Gay-Straight Alliance

June Sachs’ father helped start the Dallas Gay-Straight Alliance. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Louise Buchter

Louise Buchter – JFK on TV

Louise talks about watching the JFK assassination on TV while having lunch with her mother. CLICK HERE to watch Louise’s full Oral History.

Raymond Lambert

Raymond Lambert – JFK and Dallas

Raymond Lambert talks about President Kennedy’s assassination and the effect it had on Dallas. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Rachel Amado Bortnick

Rachel Amado Bortnick – American Culture Shock

Rachel Amado Bortnick talks about when she immigrated from Turkey, and how America was not what she had expected it to be. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Esther Bramnick

Esther Bramnick – Marina Oswald and Missile Crisis

Esther talks about how she waited on Marina Oswald at the Nieman Marcus department store. She also talks about the Cuban Missile Crisis. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Advice

Advice Compilation

https://s3.amazonaws.com/lwf/uploads/_Compilations/Advice_2-17-16.mp4   Edited in 2016

Bunny Radman

Bunny Radman – JFK’s Motorcade

Bunny describes seeing JFK’s Motorcade just before his assassination in Dallas. CLICK HERE to see Bunny’s Short Story on going to school with Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the Famous & Notorious People Category! CLICK HERE to see her full Oral History!

Kimberly Archie – Sonny Bono Election

Kimberly Archie talks about how she helped with the election of Sonny Bono. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History

Barbara Hebert

Barbara Herbert – JFK Memories

Barbara recalls seeing JFK’s assassination on TV. CLICK HERE to see her full Oral History!

Paul Harris

Paul Harris – Impact of JFK’s Assassination

Paul talks about the impact JFK’s assassination had on his life, including being asked for a comment by a young reporter from Boston. CLICK HERE to see Paul’s full Oral History!

Terry Teitelbaum

Terry Teitelbaum – Marbles

Terry Teitelbaum talks about a special game of marbles that he played as a child. CLICK HERE to see Terry’s Short Story about his favorite New York Yankee players & collecting baseball cards growing up in The Great Depression Category! CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Al Garment

Al Garment – Bootlegging Grandfather and Royal Seamstress Grandmother

Al Garment’s grandfather did some bootlegging, his grandmother was a seamstress to royalty, and his great uncle built the top of the Eiffel Tower. CLICK HERE to see his Short Story on how he was at Jackie Robinson’s first game with the Dodgers in the Professional Sports Category! CLICK HERE to se Al’s Short Story about being…

Liffort Hobley

Liffort Hobley – Rural Life

Liffort Hobley talks about growing up in a very large family in a rural area near Shreveport, Louisiana. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Joy McAllister

Joy McAllister – Breakfast with President Kennedy

Joy McAllister’s husband and some other Lockheed agents attended a breakfast meeting with President Kennedy the morning before he was assassinated. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Gallia Benglas

Gallia Benglas – Six Day War

Gallia Benglas served in the Israeli Army during the 1967 Six Day War. Her boyfriend at the time was also deployed to Jordan for the war. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History.

Colleen Boswall

Colleen Boswall – Geophysical Services and Luby’s

Colleen Boswall worked for the predecessor of Texas Instruments, Geophysical Services. Her family also started the cafeteria style restaurant, Luby’s. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Helen Lee

Helen Lee – “They Closed the Store”

Helen talks about what she remembers from 9/11 and JFK’s Assassination. CLICK HERE to see Helen Lee’s Short Story on marrying a man named Robert E. Lee in the General Subjects and Everyday Life Category! CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History  

Sarah Yarrin

Sarah Yarrin – Doctor for Kennedy

Sarah Yarrin and her husband were in a doctor’s office when the nurse informed the doctor he was needed to attend to President Kennedy who had just been shot. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History