Bloodworth, Bert C 1978-01-17

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Bert C. Bloodworth reminisces about Ranger, Texas during the oil boom.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Bert C. Bloodworth

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Date: January 17, 1978

Location: Olney, Texas

Interviewer: Bobby Weaver

Length: 15 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Texas and Pacific Railroad, Ranger, Texas, Oil boom, Rain (1919), Violence, Food, Living quarters, Scarcity, Types, Railroad freight, Materials, Teamsters, Oil field explosion, Quicksand, Anecdote, Prohibition (1920), Entertainment , Tent shows, Harvey C. Haverstock, Texas and Pacific Railroad, Oil shipments, Passenger trains, Model T trucks, Oil line pipe, Oil field fires, Ranger, Texas (1918-1925), Thurber, Texas, Coal, Liquor

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1918-1978

Bulk Dates: 1918-1925

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