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Pauline Barr

Pauline Barr – JFK Assassination on TV

Pauline Barr talks about seeing the JFK assassination live on TV. CLICK HERE to see Pauline’s Short Story on getting the telephone in the Great inventions Category! 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 the Full…

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

Joan Genender

Joan Genender – Turning the Corner

Joan Genender’s mother always told her that one day she would turn the corner and meet a special person. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Velda Carr Skinner

Velda Carr Skinner – American Airlines

Velda Carr Skinner beat the odds and began flying as a stewardess for American Airlines in 1963. 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…

A J Mills

A.J. Mills – Executive Charter

A.J. Mills recalls his company, Executive Charter, having an impressive clientele base. CLICK HERE to see AJ’s Short Story about his formation being fired on and his commander going down in the WWII – Europe and At Home Category! CLICK HERE to see his Short Story about a multi-plane crash that almost took him down in…

Jack Douglass JD Ashabranner

Jack Douglas “JD” Ashabranner – Milk Man

JD Ashabranner talks about his milk route and explains how it was done. CLICK HERE to watch the 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…

Sharre Landa

Sharre Landa – Praying for JFK

Sharre describes what it was like when the staff at the school she was working at came on the announcements and told them JFK had been assassinated, and her memories of planes flying low over Albuquerque on 9/11. CLICK HERE to see her full Oral History!

Bernie Dworkin

Bernie Dworkin – Influential Teacher

Bernie Dworkin talks about a teacher that helped him through school and how that influenced his life. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Charles Chuck Pitman

LT. General Charles “Chuck” Pitman- Iran Hostages

Chuck Pitman talks about President Carter’s plan to save hostages in Iran and how he was part of the mission during his time in the Marines. 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

Rita Goldfarb

Rita Goldfarb – Tiny Tim

Rita Goldfarb talks about the time she got to serve dinner to Tiny Tim. 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

Norma Hill

Norma Hill – Dust Storms

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

Anna Margaret Kazee McClanahan – Hospital Bill

Anna McClanahan’s hospital bill was $5.25 for the birth of each of her children. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

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

Adolph Word

Adolph Word – Old Car Brakeman

Adolph Word’s family moved from West Texas to San Antonio in 1934 and he was given the job of brakeman for their car during the move. He talks about making the journey with using a rock as his car’s brakes.   CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Ruth Evans

Ruth Evans – JFK, John Glenn, Moon Landing, and 9/11

Ruth talks about the most impactful moments in her life, from JFK, to John Glenn, to the 1969 Moon Landing, to 9/11. CLICK HERE to see Ruth’s Short Story about the time her husband was sent on a suicide mission in the WWII – In the Pacific Category! CLICK HERE to see her full Oral…

Rose Ashkinaz

Rose Ashkinaz – Trash Disposal

Rose Ashkinaz’s family had to get creative at family get-togethers for a unique approach to trash disposal. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History