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Boss Thorp Testifying before the Legislature

Description: Boss (RD) Thorp sits at a table testifying before the Texas Legislature holding his glasses in his hand. Two unidentified men are in the background looking at the camera. Boss Thorp was Chief of Police at one time in Austin and served on the executive board of the Texas Police Association.
Date: November 8, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman and Children Sitting on Couch]

Description: Photograph of a woman holding a baby on her lap and a young girl sitting next to them. They are sitting on a couch and posing for a portrait.
Date: November 28, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Patterson Family Group]

Description: Group portrait of several generations of a family (of Mrs. Woodrow Patterson), posed outside.
Date: November 8, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Lorene Bolt, Secretary of the Year]

Description: Three men standing around a typewriter and loving cup. Mrs. Bolt to the right wearing tiara at Scott Investment Co., 103 1/2 E. 7th St.
Date: November 20, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Three Little Girls]

Description: Three young girls sitting in front of a fireplace. Could be daughters of Horace and Doris Cromer, 3410 Windsor.
Date: November 15, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Roy Acuff seated at dining table]

Description: Man seated at dining room table, holding fork and knife. A bread basket, a coffee cup, a plate and a glass of water can be seen on the table in front of him.
Date: November 14, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph