Womble, Miss Ethel and Mrs Cal Williams 1972-03-21

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Ethel Womble and her sister, Mrs. Williams, discuss their family history.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Miss Ethel Womble and Mrs. Cal Williams

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: March 21, 1972

Location: Hereford, Texas

Interviewer: Fred Carpenter

Length: 30 minutes


Abstract

Tape 1, Side 1: Discussion of family background and move to Texas (1891), Parents acquired land in the Texas Panhandle, Outdoor plumbing and Hereford school buildings described, Teaching experiences reviewed, Recollection of children’s games, Athletic events mentioned, Teaching experiences (continued), Comment on Depression "scrip" and county fairs, Mentions fighting prairie fires, Recollections of family reunions.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1891-1930s

Bulk Dates: 1891-1930s


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