Dalmasso, Mr and Mrs W J 1980-08-19

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The Dalmassos describe Thurber, Texas, during its heyday.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Dalmasso

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Date: August 19, 1980

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Richard Mason

Length: 40 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Thurber, Texas, Company doctors, Ranger, Texas, Oil discovered (1917), Granttown, Miners' strike, Tents, Thurber, Miners, Nationalities, Bootleggers, Brick Company, Joe Watson, manager, Ethnic groups, Neighborhoods, Mrs. W. J. Dalmasso, Born (1905), Mr. W. J. Dalmasso, Born (1893), George Studdard, Homes (1915), Fixtures, Prices, Thurber, School system, Everett Gibson, Baseball, Oil Belt League, Thurber, Bands, Ethnic groups, Maid, Anecdote, Churches

Tape 1, Side 2: Grappo, Thurber Athletic Club, Colonel R. D. Hunter, Thurber, Businesses, Scrip, Miners, Strike, "Scab" labor

Range Dates: 1893-1980

Bulk Dates: 1905-1917

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