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[Letter from J. S. Abbott to Meyer Bodansky - December 17, 1940]

Description: Letter from J. S. Abbott to Dr. Bodansky regarding his approval of Dr. Bodansky's testimony at the hearing on a definition and standard of identity for oleomargarine and his pleasure of becoming acquainted with him. He also expresses his interest that Bodansky mention their meeting to Abbott's brother-in-law and his son who is a graduate at Bodansky's medical college.
Date: December 17, 1940
Creator: Abbott, J. S.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Advertisement of a baseball tournament at Cleveland Diamond field]

Description: Poster advertisement of a baseball grand tournament to be played beginning August 25, 1940 at the Cleveland Diamond field, Houston, Texas. The tournament is offered by the "Aces Fours Recreational Club" called the Latin American Baseball tournament. The first team to play is Aztecas vs. Sugarland, starting at 10 a.m. ; the second team is Port Arthur vs. Southern Select playing at 1:45 p.m.; the third team is Galveston 'Blue Moon' vs. New Gulf Tigers, playing at 4:00 p.m. The entrance fee is 33 cents.
Date: August 25, 1940
Creator: Aces Fours Recreational Club
Item Type: Poster
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Andres Alvarez, Jr. to John J. Herrera - 1946-05-06]

Description: Letter to John J. Herrera from Andres Alvarez, Jr., Secretary of The League of United Latin American Citizens Council No. 1 in Corpus Christi, Texas dated May 6,1946. This letter is regarding Council No. 1 room reservations for the 1946 LULAC Convention.
Date: May 6, 1946
Creator: Alvarez, Andres, Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from J. A. Alvarez to John J. Herrera - 1948-05-26]

Description: Letter from J. A. Alvarez of Houston LULAC Council #60 to John J. Herrera dated May 26, 1948. Alvarez requests Herrera to attend Council #60 meetings to lend his experience and expertise in preparations for the upcoming convention.
Date: May 26, 1948
Creator: Alvarez, J. A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letters and Invoices from Various Companies to Dr. Meyer Bodansky - September 20, 1940/February 20, 1941]

Description: Letter from Anheuser-Busch, Inc. to Dr. Bodansky, informing him that they are sending him three yeast samples in order to conduct some experiment using the samples. Letter from E. J. Teeter to Dr. Bodansky, informing him that the Eli Lilly and Company are sending him three 110 Gm. packages of Liver Extract for Dr. Bodansky's continued experimental studies. Letter from H. A. Burnett, Jr. to Dr. Bodansky, informing him of a recent package of Bacto-Beef, a desiccated fresh, lean beef product from Difco Laboratories, which was sent to him for continued experiments. Letter from H. A. Burnett, Jr. to Dr. Bodansky, informing him of a recent package of Bacto-Agar, a product of Difco Laboratories, and also telling him that they will give him some complimentary samples of Bacto-Thromboplastin. Letter from C. R. Lee to Dr. Bodansky, informing him of his recent order of organic chemicals and that their chemical Lecithin is an animal lecithin. Four invoices from The Emulsol Corporation from October 31, 1940 to February 20, 1941, for various products that Dr. Bodansky ordered which include: Emargol, Catol 2, 606, 660-B, Solvit, Monostearin Sulfoacetate. Invoice from Anheuser-Busch, Inc. for Dr. Bodansky for three yeast extract samples.
Date: September 20, 1940
Creator: Anheuser-Busch, inc.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

The Effects Produced by Decreasing the Calcium and Phosphorus Intake on Calcium and Phosphorus Absorption and Deposition and on Various Bodily Constituents of the Rat

Description: Summary of a report that studied the effects of lowering the calcium and phosphorus intake of albino rats one week after they were weaned. They discovered that the amounts of calcium and phosphorus were lowered however they did keep appearing even when the bare minimum was used. This in turn affected the wet weight, dry weight, ash and calcium and phosphorus levels in the rats' bones.
Date: August 10, 1940
Creator: Bachmann, G.; Haldi, J.; Wynn, W. & Ensor, C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Bill for Services Rendered for John J. Herrera by John H. Barron - April 14, 1947]

Description: Onionskin carbon copy of an itemized bill sent to John J. Herrera for services rendered by John Barron, Consulting Radio Engineers of Washington, D.C. Services rendered between March 5 through April 11, 1947 and totaled $906.05.
Date: April 14, 1947
Creator: Barron, John H.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Wedding photograph of Joe Castillo and his wife]

Description: Wedding photograph of Joe Castillo and his wife, taken around 1940. The bride is wearing a white silk long dress, with white decorated band on her head and a veil. She holds a bunch of white flowers in her hand, wearing white gloves. The groom, Joe Castillo, is wearing a black suit and tie with a white flower boutonniere on his coat. He also is wearing white gloves.
Date: 1940
Creator: Barton Texas History Center, The University of Texas at Austin
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter and Transcript from Walter Baurgaeten to Meyer Bodansky - June 4, 1941]

Description: Letter and transcript from the editor of the Missouri State Medical Association Walter Baurgaeten to Dr. Meyer Bodansky. The letter, which is date June 4, 1941, states that the transcript of the portion of the round table discussion of the Annual Session meeting that Dr. Bodansky participated in is enclosed. The letter thanks Dr. Bodansky and also asks him to make any corrections and send it back to the editor before it is published. The discussion includes several different topics in medicine, particularly the treatment and diagnosis of rat bite fever. Several handwritten notations and corrections made by Dr. Bodansky are visible on all of the pages.
Date: June 4, 1941
Creator: Baurgaeten, Walter
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from Charles L. Belfi to Felix H. Morales - 1947-03-28]

Description: A letter sent to Felix H. Morales from Charles L. Belfi in San Antonio, Texas. Belfi writes to accept the job offer as General Manager of the radio station and outline the monetary arrangement he is to receive.
Date: March 28, 1947
Creator: Belfi, Charles L.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Charles L. Belfi to Felix H. Morales - 1947-03-28]

Description: Carbon copy of a letter sent to Felix H. Morales from Charles L. Belfi in San Antonio, Texas. Belfi writes to accept the job offer as General Manager of the radio station and outline the monetary arrangement he is to receive.. A copy of Belfi's resume is also included which covers his radio experience from 1930 to 1946.
Date: March 28, 1947
Creator: Belfi, Charles L.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Charles L. Belfi to Felix H. Morales - 1947-07-04]

Description: A letter sent to Felix H. Morales from Charlie L. Belfi in San Antonio, Texas. Belfi provides a list of suggested call letters for Morales to consider for the Houston station. He also indicated his future plans to be available for the radio station.
Date: July 4, 1947
Creator: Belfi, Charles L.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Ovid Bell to the Dean of the Medical School of the University of North Texas - August 27, 1941]

Description: Letter from the President and General Manager of The Ovid Bell Press, Inc. to the Dean of the Medical School at University of Texas. The letter concerns an order from the school for reprints of of an article by Dr. Meyer Bodansky. Mr. Bell recollects when an order was taken from a professor at the school a year previously, and how he was forced to get a state warrant to eventually pay for the bill. He states that he is willing to give the school a second chance if it is honest and amiable.
Date: August 27, 1941
Creator: Bell, Ovid
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from Ovid Bell to W. S. Wallace - September 13, 1941]

Description: Letter from Ovid Bell from the Ovid Bell Press, Inc., to Dr. W. S. Wallace, Assistant Dean of the University of Texas Medical School. The letter from Mr. Bell is a response to a letter he received previously from Dr. Wallace. The letter discusses the payment detail of an order placed by Dr. Wallace for the school.
Date: September 13, 1941
Creator: Bell, Ovid
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from W. H. Blades to John J. Herrera - November 21, 1944]

Description: Letter regarding a meeting of the Committee on Admission of the Bar for the purpose of passing on John J. Herrera's applications to practice in the United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, Houston Division. The letter was addressed to four applicants: John J. Herrera, Harold Ramsey Allison, William A. Ballard, and Buford T. Morris, Jr.
Date: November 21, 1944
Creator: Blades, W. H.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from W. N. Blanton, Jr. to Sons of the Republic of Texas member - 1948-05-01]

Description: Letter from W. N. Blanton, Secretary of the Sons of the Republic of Texas, typed on organizational letterhead and dated May 1, 1948. The letter informs members of a meeting to be held on May 11, 1948, at the Commerce Building. Enclosure includes the amendment proposals on which a vote will be taken.
Date: May 1, 1948
Creator: Blanton, W. N., Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eleanor Bodansky to Oscar Bodansky - April 17, 1942]

Description: Letter from Eleanor Bodansky to her brother-in-law, Oscar Bodansky, informing him that she has mailed several signed papers to a publishing company, named Wiley. The letter also speaks of many personal items, including Eleanor's health, her day to day activities, the well-being of her children, and other people with whom she spends her time.
Date: April 17, 1942
Creator: Bodansky, Eleanore A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Animal Experiment Progress Report by Meyer Bodansky - February 1941]

Description: Experiment report by Dr. Meyer Bodansky discussing the use of certain chemicals and compounds in an experiment on rats. Dr. Bodansky notes the health and activity level of the rats and any interesting occurrences in the rat population. He notes that the rats seem healthy and none have died. Dr. Bodansky tells of his interest in the possibility of future experiments involving sodium sulfoacetate.
Date: February 15, 1941
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Edits Made on Experimental Report by Meyer Bodansky - February 1941]

Description: Experiment report by Dr. Meyer Bodansky, giving details of an experiment conducted over the use of chemicals in rats. Dr. Bodansky details the reaction the rats have had and their current state of health. He has also included several handwritten edits to the report and changed the date that it was written.
Date: February 21, 1941
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Item Type: Report
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Experimental Report by Meyer Bodansky - February 1930]

Description: Experiment report by Dr. Meyer Bodansky discussing the use of paraldehyde to induce amnesia and other states in human patients. Dr. Bodansky outlines his techniques used in the experiment, the methods of introducing paraldehyde, and the various results achieved through the experiment.
Date: March 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT