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Jay Fichtner

Jay Fichtner – Plane Crash

  Jay Fichtner talks about some of his flying experiences. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Jude Parola – Train Hopping

Jude Parola and her friends, as kids, would jump on and ride trains for fun. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Jim Garrett

Jim Garrett – Missionary Parents in China

Jim Garrett’s grandparents were missionaries in China, and his parents met in China. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Bernie Dworkin

Bernie Dworkin – Life as an Auctioneer

Bernie Dworkin talks about his career as an auctioneer and gives an example of his skills. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

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!

Ed Thracker – Post College

Ed Thracker talks about how he graduated college at age 35 with a family. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Norma Wade

Norma Wade – Kidnapped By Indians

Norma Wade’s aunt was kidnapped by Indians. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Dorothy DeHaas

Dorothy DeHaas – 50 lbs of Ice

Dorothy talks about what it was like getting 50 lbs of ice twice a week form the Ice Man. CLICK HERE to see her Short Story about what it was like when her family’s home was finally hooked into the electric grid in the Great Inventions Category! CLICK HERE to see her full Oral History!

Cornelia Cavner

Cornelia Cavner – Indian Attacks

Cornelia Cavner’s mother’s family was spread out because of Indian attacks. She talks about the story her grandmother told her about her family being kind to the Native’s so they marked her house so they were safe during the raid. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Allan Cantor – Kent State Shooting of 1970

Allan Cantor speaks about how he was supposed to go on a blind date with one of the four students who were shot at Kent State. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History

Gloria Titcomb

Gloria Titcomb – Europe After JFK’s Assassination

Gloria talks about the sympathy she received in Europe after JFK’s Assassination. CLICK HERE to see her full Oral History!  

John Skinner

John Skinner – Chief Chemist at Koch Industries

John Skinner was the Chief Chemist for Koch Industries. 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 see Bob’s Short Story on losing his house during The Great Depression in The Great Depression Category! CLICK HERE to see his Short Story on when he flew actress Martha Rae on a tour to…

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

Marna Brown

Marna Brown – Secret Service Agent Clint Hill

Marna Brown’s brother was friends with the Secret Service Agent, Clint Hill, who jumped onto the back of President Kennedy’s limousine when he was shot. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Allie Jene Barksdale

Allie Jene Barksdale – Amazing Moments

Allie talks about the Kennedy assassination, moon landing, and other impactful events throughout her life. CLICK HERE to see Allie’s Short Story about leaving cards in the window for the Ice Man, in the General Subjects & Everyday Life Category! CLICK HERE to watch her full Oral History!

Pauline Barr

Pauline Barr – First Telephone

Pauline Barr talks about the first telephone her family had. CLICK HERE to see her Short Story on her family house getting electricity and using the radio in the Great Inventions Category! CLICK HERE to see her Short Story about watching JFK’s assassination live on TV in the Kennedy Presidency & the 60s/70s Category! CLICK HERE…

Lottie Clariday

Lottie Clariday – Treasures

Lottie Clariday’s mother had three things that she treasured. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Esme Jacobson

Esme Jacobson – Televisionless Entertainment

Esme Jacobson talks about how they did not have television when she was a child, and the other forms of entertainment they had. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Alvie Bell – Bootlegger Grandfather During Prohibition

Alvie Bell’s grandfather was a bootlegger CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History