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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

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

Jerry Kasten

Jerry Kasten – Interviewing LBJ

Jerry Kasten attempted to interview Senator Lyndon Johnson and US House Speaker Sam Rayburn. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Tina Wasserman

Tina Wasserman – Cook Books

Tina Wasserman has published two books about Jewish Cooking and lectures around the country. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Larry Mallory

Larry Mallory – MLK

Larry Mallory was in Memphis when Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Bill Prindible

Bill Prindible – Free Plane Rides

  Bill Prindible recalls how the pilots from World War I would land their planes in fields and give locals a ride in the planes. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Dorothy Skip Winnette

Dorothy “Skip” Winnette – World Travel

  Skip Winnette had many adventures all around the world. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Stephen Tobolowsky

Getting His Big Break

Stephen Tobolowsky talks about the turning point in his career as an actor. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Kitty Murray

Kitty Murray – Small Town Relations

Kitty Murray talks about how growing up in a small town means that you’re related to just about everyone. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

George Vines – Testing the First Rounds of Penicillin During World War II

George Vine’s life was saved by one of the first doses of a drug that is now considered commonplace. CLICK HERE to watch the full Documentary

John Gould

John Gould – Pianist for Silent Films

John Gould’s mother played the piano at a local theatre to accompany silent movies. He also talks about twice a day mail deliveries. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Andre Lepine

Andre “Andy” Lepine – Playing Outside

  Andy Lepine recalls a time when kids played outside for 12 hours a day and shared freely. 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

Josephine Cook

Josephine “Jo” Cook – Raising 21 Kids and Uncle Alvin York

Jo Cook’s mother raised 21 kids, and Jo’s uncle was Sergeant Alvin York. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Elma Stone

Elma Stone – Dating Advice

Elma Stone’s stepmother gave her some advice about dating. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Bill Krisher

Bill Krisher – Remembering the Assassination of JFK

Bill Krisher recalls the day President Kennedy was assassination. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Karen Glanger

Karen Glanger – First Video Store

Karen Glanger and her husband opened the first video rental store. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Norma Wade

Norma Wade – Roughneck Worker

Norma Wade’s father left home after the 4th grade for work in the oil fields. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Miriam Creemer

Miriam Creemer – Poland

Miriam Creemer explains why her family left Poland for Canada. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Tony Berry – Family newspaper

CLICK HERE to see Tony Berry’s full Oral History CLICK HERE to see Tony’s Featured short about overcoming segregation as a young man CLICK HERE to see Tony’s Featured short about landing a plane in a combat zone CLICK HERE to see Tony’s Featured short about some of his tasks working in a military morgue