Thompson, David 1975-08-08

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David Thompson recalls his years as a student at Texas Tech.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: David Thompson

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: August 08,1975

Location: Borger, Texas

Interviewer: Neil Sapper

Length: 50 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Borger, Texas, High School Graduate (1954), Texas Tech appeal, Football, First impressions, Dormitory life, Classes and grades (1954-1955), Phi Gamma Delta, Freshman class officer (1954-1955), Fast food establishments, Football and basketball seasons (1954-1955), Summer jobs, Sophomore class officer (1955-1956), Red Raider (1954), Student Association officer (1956-1957), Controversy with football coach, Southwest Conference admittance.

Tape 1, Side 2: Rivalry with University of Texas, Football trips, Saddle Tramps, Customs, Basketball seasons (1954-1958), Hazing, Student Association officer (1957-1958), Temper of campus, Food strikes, Room and board rates, Panty raids, Riots, E. N. Jones, Present campus, Southwest Conference admittance, Importance, Favorite instructors, Business Administration College, Recruiting, Ex-Students Association.

Range Dates: 1954-1975

Bulk Dates: 1954-1958

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