Madisonville pants presser rises at 3 a.m. to buy first ticket

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Clipping from the Houston Post about Tucker Johnson, pants presser of Madisonville, who won the Houston Post Tournament prize for being the first person to buy the ticket to watch the game. He was the second straight winner of the prize. At head of title: "Tucker Johnson is champion again."

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1 newspaper clipping ; 11 x 20 cm.

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Frank, Morris Creation Date: Unknown.

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This clipping is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and one other and was provided by Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 22 times . More information about this clipping can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Madisonville pants presser rises at 3 a.m. to buy first ticket
  • Alternate Title: [Clipping of Madisonville pants presser rises at 3 a.m. to buy first ticket]

Description

Clipping from the Houston Post about Tucker Johnson, pants presser of Madisonville, who won the Houston Post Tournament prize for being the first person to buy the ticket to watch the game. He was the second straight winner of the prize. At head of title: "Tucker Johnson is champion again."

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1 newspaper clipping ; 11 x 20 cm.

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MSS0282.074 Mr. And Mrs. Lupe Garcia Collection

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  • Houston Post

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  • Publication Title: Houston Post

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

These photographs depict Mexican American families, individuals, business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements within the scope of Texas history.

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • Nov. 24, 2014, 1:19 p.m.

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Frank, Morris. Madisonville pants presser rises at 3 a.m. to buy first ticket, clipping, Date Unknown; Houston, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221925/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.