[Outline of an Interview with Ruth Mageors, November 10, 1975]

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Outline of an interview with Ruth Mageors, a resident of Baytown, Texas beginning in 1921 when the town was named Pelly. Mageors explains living in town during the early days of Baytown as being very tough, and also discusses the ferry boat and Herring's Drug Store.

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Knight, Karen & Mageors, Ruth November 10, 1975.

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Outline of an interview with Ruth Mageors, a resident of Baytown, Texas beginning in 1921 when the town was named Pelly. Mageors explains living in town during the early days of Baytown as being very tough, and also discusses the ferry boat and Herring's Drug Store.

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Oral History Interview with Ruth Mageors, November 10, 1975

Interview with Ruth Mageors, a resident of Baytown, Texas beginning in 1921 when the town was named Pelly. Mageors explains living in town during the early days of Baytown as being very tough, and also discussing the ferry boat and Herring's Drug Store.

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Knight, Karen & Mageors, Ruth. [Outline of an Interview with Ruth Mageors, November 10, 1975], text, November 10, 1975; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth845072/: accessed April 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lee College.