Stribling, Hallie B 1981-03-03

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Mrs. Stribling discusses ranch life and her past, as well as her husband John Stribling’s work with registered cattle and cattle sales.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Hallie B. Stribling

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: March 03, 1981

Location: Llano, Texas

Interviewer: Richard Mason

Length: 1 hour 25 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: J. C. Stribling, Jr., Ranching, Riley Mountain, Stanley C. Stribling, son, S. H. and Laura Buchanan, parents, Ranching, Llano County, Texas, Steers, Shipping, Childhood studies, Music, Art, Public school, John Stribling, husband, First meeting, Baptist camp meeting, Entertainment, Picnics, Singings, Roller skating, Marriage, Employees, Hog raising, Hog dogs, Shipping, Feed, Cotton farming, Presidio, Texas, Mexican labor, Pecan trees, Grafting, Ranch sale, To Fisher County, Texas (1932), Ranching, Registered herd, Water supply, Cattle, Bloodlines, Herefords, Sale.

Tape 1, Side 2: Cattle, Buying and selling, Sales, First, Socializing, Success, Col. Earl Gordon, auctioneer, Wife’s duties, Catalogues, Cattle preparation, Promotion, Sale of ranch (1942), Alamosa, Colorado, Ranch, Development, Llano, Texas (1963-1980), John Stribling, Hobbies, Ranching, Presidio, Texas.

Tape 2, Side 1: Presidio Ranch (1920s), Ice maker, Telephone service, Education, Location, Irrigation, Mexican soldiers, Cotton gins, Entertainment, Childhood, Family decision-makers, Robert Butts, Anecdote, Born (August 13, 1899), John Stribling, Born (1897), Elderly people, Care, Home remedies.

Tape 2, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1897-1980

Bulk Dates: 1899-1980

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