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Norma Apt

Norma Apt – JFK’s Funeral

Norma Apt saw President Kennedy on Veterans Day in 1963 and attended his funeral a few days later. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Norma Hill

Norma Hill – Dust Storms

Norma Hill talks about the dust storms in Southwestern Oklahoma. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Jay Beck MD

Jay Beck, MD – Fever Therapy

Jay Beck talks about an amazing medical trial he was involved with.     CLICK HERE to see Jay’s story about where he was when Pearl Harbor was attacked and some of the changes the nation experienced in the Short Story- WWII-In The Pacific category! CLICK HERE to see his story about his grandmother refusing…

Bill Prindible

Bill Prindible – George Bush Before he Became a President

Bill Prindible recalls the time he met George Bush during his time working at a drone company called Zapata prior to becoming President of the United States. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Dorothy Skip Winnette

Dorothy “Skip” Winnette – World Travel

Skip Winnette talks about her trips around the world as an Earth Watcher, from Majorca to Fiji. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Ito Perl

Seinwil “Ito” Perl – Texas Instruments

Ito Perl talks about his experience working at Texas Instruments and some of the projects he worked on. When asked what he did for a living he would say “Bombs and rockets, death and destruction”. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Marian Perl

Marian Perl – Feme Sole

Marian Perl talks about how she went about becoming a Feme Sole so that she could sign contracts by herself. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Allen Mondell

Allen Mondell – AE: Peace Corp

Allen Mondell was an early member of the Peace Corp. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Stephen Tobolowsky

Stephen Tobolowsky – TV vs. Film

Stephen Tobolowsky gives his insight on the differences in working on a television show and working on a film. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Elsie Hayes

Elsie Hayes – Brazil Reaction to JFK

Elsie Hayes recounts the reaction in Brazil to the news of President Kennedy’s assassination. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Orville Rogers

Orville Rogers – Seeing Lindbergh Flying

Orville rogers saw Charles Lindbergh, the first man to fly over the Atlantic ocean alone,  flying on his tour over America. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History.

Patsy Furr

Patsy Furr – Riding a Pony to School

Patsy Furr talks about how she used to travel to school on her pony. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

S.D. Houston

S.D. Houston – Playing Golf with Arnold Palmer

S.D. Houston had a lot of business golf games, and he even got to play with some famous people. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Geoffrey Abbott

Geoffrey Abbott – Trouble in School

Geoffrey Abbott talks about how he and his brother caused a lot of trouble in school as kids. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Art Mueller

Art Mueller – New Jersey Corruption

Art Mueller talks about corruption in Jersey City, New Jersey. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Peter Vogel

Peter Vogel – Judge Hughes

Peter Vogel’s mother was with Judge Hughes the morning before she would swear in Vice President Johnson after the assassination of President Kennedy. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Pat Quigley-Hired by EMI

How Pat was hired by EMI to get into the music industry and shares some amazing Garth Brooks stories. CLICK HERE to see Pat’s Short Story about how Garth Brooks and Chris Gaines went on Saturday Night Live. CLICK HERE to see Pat’s Short Story about signing Keith Urban and more. CLICK HERE to see Pat’s full…

Kitzi Ball

Kitzi Ball – Workplace Discrimination

Kitzi Ball encountered discrimination in the workplace in 1951. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Freedom-Grade overturned in Court

Listen to how he got his grade corrected when his unprofessional professor refused to fix it.   CLICK HERE to see Freedom’s short story about meeting Nelson Mandela CLICK HERE to see Freedom’s full Oral History.

Bill Walker

Bill Walker – First TV in The Neighborhood

Bill Walker’s first TV was the first TV in his entire neighborhood. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History