McLarty, Mrs Marvin 1979-12-17

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Mrs. McLarty talks about life in the Guymon, Oklahoma, area, her life and the people she knew.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mrs. Marvin McLarty

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: December 17, 1979

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Richard Mason

Length: 1 hour 40 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Trudy Blanche Alexander, Homer Virgil Alexander, father, Mabel Bates, mother, Oklahoma, Dugouts, Covered wagon trip, Wheat farming, Entertainment, Hansford County, Texas, School, Wheat crops, Weather, Foods, Supplies, Guymon, Oklahoma, Wagon yard, Guymon, Dry goods stores, Railroads, Hospitals, Dalhart, Texas, Hutchinson, Kansas, Business people, Guymon, Women’s styles.

Tape 1, Side 2: Business people, Guymon, L. E. Latham, N. E. Nance, Judge Tyler, Judge Dale, Andrew Mordt, Ranchers, Mr. Stonebreaker, Hitch family, Confectionery, School, Teachers, Games, World War I, Photography, Pictures, Depression (1929), War songs, Ethnic groups, Germans.

Tape 2, Side 1: Medical care, Home remedies, Physicians, Dr. Langston, Births, Appendectomies, Mail delivery, Charles Lindbergh’s flight, Phonograph, Clothing, Baby dresses, Telephones, Guymon, Mr. Hendricks, Businesses, Cash and carry, "M" Systems stores, Texas Tech University, Professors, Football games, Bruce Reed, Vernon, Texas, Coach Pete Cawthon, Julian Blitz, music, Dunn family, music, Work hours, Farm work, Housework, Waggoner Ranch, Oil leases.

Tape 2, Side 2: Lake Kemp, Resorts, Water, Games, Church, Music, House decoration, Furniture.

Range Dates: 1900s-1930s

Bulk Dates: 1900-1930s

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