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Mr. E. B. Moody

Description: Photograph of a man, woman and two children standing outside house. Man, dressed in suit, has his foot on a gardening fork. E.B. Moody is listed as Secretary of The Steck Company in The 1942 Austin City Directory. The family lived at 1605 Northwood Rd.
Date: January 16, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Arnold Chote and Buggy

Description: Man sitting in a horse-drawn buggy on a city street. Arnold Chote was the County Commissioner for Precinct 1 according to the Austin City Directory for 1942.
Date: February 3, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

S. M. Apperson and Family

Description: Photograph of a family group seated on floor in front of fireplace. The group is seated in a circle and appears to be playing a card game. A man is seated in a chair next to them, reading a newspaper and a woman is partially visible in the foreground, seated in a chair next to a dog. S.M. Apperson is listed in the 1942 Austin City Directory as the new business manager of Texas Public Service Co. The family resided at 3413 Clearview.
Date: March 29, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Group of May Day Participants]

Description: Photograph of participants in May Day procession at St. Ignatius Catholic Church where Father Duffy was the pastor. The group is posed in several rows: young girl at the front (Mary Margaret McBride) is holding a pillow with flowers on it; directly behind her, two young boys wearing capes (Jerry Sangalli, and Billy Fortune) have their hands folded; to either side, two young women wearing dresses (Hellen Gallagher and Jane McNamara) also have their hands folded and the girl to the left is holding a piece of paper; at the back, center of the group, a fourth girl (Betty Zoe Garza) is dressed as May Queen wearing a white dress and veil, also holding a piece of paper. Betty Zoe Garza, May Queen, stands in back; In next row are Hellen Gallagher, Jerry Sangalli, Billy Fortune and Jane McNamara. In foreground is Mary Margaret McBride.
Date: May 18, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library