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Errol Jacobson

Errol Jacobson – Starting Comp USA

Errol Jacobson started a small business, re-selling software to tech companies. His small business grew into Comp USA. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Neil Morrow MD

Dr. Neil Morrow – Kids Today

Dr. Neil Morrow doesn’t think kids are allowed to make mistakes any more. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Bob Warren

Bob Warren – Horses at School

Bob Warren talks about where the students’ horses would stay during the school day. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Christina Waller

Christina Waller – Adopted During Vietnam War

Christina Waller talks about the conditions of the orphanage she lived in as a young child. She tells the story of how she was adopted by an American family from Vietnam during the Vietnam war. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History.

Bernie Dworkin

Bernie Dworkin – First Date

Bernie Dworkin talks about how he met his to-be wife shortly after coming back from the Korean War. 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

Zona Pidgeon

Zona Pidgeon – St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

Zona Pidgeon’s grandfather owned a business right near where St. Valentine’s Day Massacre occurred. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

June Sachs

June Sachs – JFK Motorcade

June Sachs watched President Kennedy’s motorcade travel from the airport to downtown Dallas. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Colonel Bob Bullock

Colonel Bob Bullock – Next Door Neighbor Nixon

Colonel Bob Bullock and his family lived next door to the Congressman Richard Nixon, who later became President. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Betty London

Betty London – Father Hired Pretty Boy Floyd

Betty London’s father hired bandits like Pretty Boy Floyd to construct roads in Cook County, OK in 1935 CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Paul Gips

Paul Gips – Pranks

Paul Gips talks about a prank he pulled growing up. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

George Tiegs

George Tiegs – Radio Shows

George Tiegs believes he had more fun listening to the radio as a child using his imagination than children do today watching TV. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Nancy F. Holland

Nancy F. Holland – Candy from Soldiers

Nancy F. Holland talks about waiting for troop trains and getting candy from soldiers. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Flozelle Norred

Flozelle Norred – Midnight Cowboy

Flozelle Norred’s daughter had a role in the movie Midnight Cowboy. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Bob Bysom

Bob Bysom – Motorcycle Softball

Bob Bysom talks about playing motorcycle softball. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Richard Aston

Richard Aston – Child Care

Richard Aston gives a new meaning to “child care”, defines “farmed out” and discusses the Great Depression. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Ann Kahn

Ann Kahn – Dallas Native in Conneticut

Ann Kahn was a proud Dallas native living in Connecticut when President Kennedy was assassinated; and she felt the backlash from the event. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Bill Leodiker

Bill Leediker – Cost of a New Model T Ford

Bill Leediker remembers how he paid $4 for his first car in the 1930s. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Bill Ragan – The Tri Lads

Bill Ragan and friends started a singing group called the “Tri Lads” and had a hit song called “1957- Cherry Pie”.   Click Here to see Bill’s full Oral History Click Here to see Bill’s featured short about Frank Sinatra & Nat King Cole Bill Ragan Born 1938 Raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma Veteran

Kim Sullivan – Musical Memories

  Kim Sullivan reminisces getting her first Viola, working with different composers, and recording music.