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[1963 West Texas Fair Parking Map]

Description: An insert to the September 8, 1963 issue of the Abilene Reporter-News: "How to Get to Exposition Grounds for 1963 West Texas Fair."
Date: September 8, 1963
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

At the Athletic Club

Description: Newspaper clipping of a political cartoon by Herbert Johnson depicting two men in the dressing room of an athletic club, getting dressed in clothes held together by safety pins and nails. The man on the left asks the other man, "Your Wife Doing Any Knitting For Soldiers?" The other man answers, "Yep!"
Date: [1900..]
Creator: Johnson, Herbert
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Bicentennial Train Article]

Description: Clipping of an article about the plans for the Bicentennial Freedom Train to park at the Federal Center in Fort Worth, Texas along with the other things that will be there as well.
Date: unknown
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Bicentennial Train Article]

Description: Clipping of an article about the plans for the Bicentennial Freedom Train to park at the Federal Center in Fort Worth, Texas along with the other things that will be there as well.
Date: unknown
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Chart Comparing 2-10-4 Specs]

Description: 2 clippings of a comparative chart in Railfan Magazine showing the specs of T&P train #610 next to other 2-10-4's and a Railfan logo. Above the chart is a photo of T&P train #610. Written below the clipping of the logo is "Feb. 1978 pg. 31 - Jim Boyd Photo."
Date: February 1978
Creator: Boyd, Jim
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Clipping: $2.45 Million Asked for Streets Work]

Description: Newspaper clippings of two articles about Abilene city's plans for funds for improvements to city streets, including illustrations of several streets in need of improvement.
Date: February 7, 1967
Creator: Armistead, Bob
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: $2,433,000 City's Bonded Debt For Water, Sewer Systems]

Description: Newspaper clipping with several articles, including one reporting on the financial picture of Abilene, Texas. In particular, the article discusses a $2,433,000 bonded debt for water and sewer systems.
Date: May 22, 1938
Creator: Roe, Maurine Eastus
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: $3.6 Million Proposed For Water, Sewer Plan]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about funds for Abilene City's improvement plans for their water and sewer systems. To the right, there is also a small article about nine men who were rescued at Padre Island.
Date: December 23, 1963
Creator: Shell, Bill
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: 43-6 Anna Monkiewicz, secretary]

Description: Photocopy of a newspaper clipping providing information about the conference held by the Women Airforce Service Pilots, classes of 43-5 & 43-6 in Omaha, Nebraska.
Date: 1998
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: 123 Named For Bond Issue Study]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about a committee for Abilene city to study the feasibility of a capital improvements bond program, including the names of the committee members and a photograph of the chairman, John A. Wright, who helped select the members.
Date: December 5, 1966
Creator: Shell, Bill
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: 850 WASP Due Bet Benefits]

Description: Newspaper clipping discussing the details of GI Bill Improvement Act of 1977 which enabled the Women Airforce Service Pilots to apply for veterans benefits. The clipping also indicates the required qualifications and process of applying for such benefits.
Date: unknown
Creator: Times Staff Writer
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: 318th Graduates Largest Class]

Description: Newspaper clipping describing the activities of the Women Airforce Service Pilots, class of 43-W-4, the type of meals they were served at Avenger Field and the details of their graduation ceremony.
Date: September 12, 1943
Creator: Welz, B. J. & Gardner, Elizabeth L.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: "8th Annual Spirit of Flight Air Show"]

Description: Guide to the 1998 Spirit of Flight Airshow held from April 25 to April 26 in Galveston County, Texas. The guide includes information about the Aviation Hall of Fame, the Lone Star Flight Museum, women in aviation, a schedule of events, and biographies of personalities attending the event.
Date: April 25, 1998
Creator: The Daily News
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: A Belated Salute to the Women of WWII]

Description: Newspaper clipping of a part of an article about female World War 2 veterans meeting at the Georgia World Congress Center.
Date: unknown
Creator: McCarthy, Rebecca
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: A Civilian Again]

Description: Newspaper clipping of the article, "A Civilian Again" which profiles Cornelia Yerkes. The article includes a photo of Yerkes and describes her service as a Women Airforce Service Pilot.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: A Dying Mason's Legacy]

Description: Newspaper clipping with an article about a dying Mason giving life advice to his children. Partial articles and ads are visible on the back.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: A Fascinating Cadre]

Description: Newspaper clipping describing details of the book "A WASP Among Eagles: A Woman in Military Test Pilot in World War II" by Ann Baumgartner Carl with publication and pricing information. The clipping also provides a brief biography of Ann Baumgartner Carl, and lists additional books about the Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.).
Date: October 25, 1999
Creator: Booher, Alice A.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: "A Flyby of Memories"]

Description: Newspaper clipping with an article about WASP monuments being set, crashes that some WASP experienced in training, and Ann Atkeison's injury.
Date: September 10, 1972
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: A Memorial to Honor Women Who Served]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about the dedication of the Women in Military Service for America memorial and women who served in the Revolutionary, Civil, and World Wars.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: A 'perfect' flight into ex-pilot's memories]

Description: Newspaper clipping of the front page for the Chicago Tribune including an article (left side and continued on reverse) discussing the life of former WWII pilot Juliette Jenner Stege. The page includes several other articles and advertisements on the back.
Date: July 29, 2006
Creator: George, Jason
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: A Visit To The "Night Witches"]

Description: Newspaper clipping with an article about WASP, Soviet woman pilots, and an anniversary in which they were able to meet.
Date: unknown
Creator: Rybalkina, Natalia
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum
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