[State Fair of Texas Exhibitor's Ticket for Nora Maness]

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Exhibitor's ticket for the State Fair of Texas. The light gray ticket bears the signature and photograph of Nora Maness. In the photo, Maness wears a white blouse and stands in front of a painted backdrop. Squares on the top of the ticket are filled with numbers from nine to twenty-four. The letters "SFT" have been punched into the card and a red stamp pressed into its back.

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1 ticket : b&w ; 7 x 11 cm.

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State Fair of Texas 1948.

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Exhibitor's ticket for the State Fair of Texas. The light gray ticket bears the signature and photograph of Nora Maness. In the photo, Maness wears a white blouse and stands in front of a painted backdrop. Squares on the top of the ticket are filled with numbers from nine to twenty-four. The letters "SFT" have been punched into the card and a red stamp pressed into its back.

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1 ticket : b&w ; 7 x 11 cm.

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  • 1948

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  • October 14, 1946 - October 17, 1950

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  • Dec. 19, 2014, 11:07 p.m.

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State Fair of Texas. [State Fair of Texas Exhibitor's Ticket for Nora Maness], text, 1948; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth556675/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell.