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[Letter from Julia A. Barr to the Moore family, December 3, 1888]

Description: This item is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Julia A. Barr, Henry and Charles Moore's cousin. In the letter, Julia updates the Moore family on the happenings in Jerseyville, Illinois and the news includes: a dialogue about meeting cousin George Wilson in Eureka Springs, Arkansas while on a trip there, a discussion about the people that accompanied here on the trip and how long she stayed, details concerning the people she meet in Eureka Springs, a conversation about Seella, her two children, and Polly, a dialogue about their helper who was discharged over a year ago and how they are getting along without him, an update on the bountiful crops and how good rain has made it possible for people to get out of debt, a discussion about "Aunt" Sally Smith and Uncle Abner's family, a dialogue about Sottie Knaff's daughter, details about the Goodrich family, an aside about the town of Jerseyville, a dialogue about Mrs. O. P. Powell's children, a discussion about Wilson Cross and Ida Barr Cross, details about Fannie and her love for entertaining, updates on family, a dialogue about Barr's California trip and the places they stopped at along the way, details about the trip and the cities and sites Barr saw in California, a discussion about the trip back home to Illinois and details about their stop in Salt Lake City, an aside on how lovely the topography was from Salt Lake to Denver, a discussion on her return home, and a dialogue about recent plans. She closes the letter by asking how Linnet was doing, asks the Moore family to write soon, and sends her love to all. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: December 3, 1888
Creator: Barr, Julia A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Terrible desperado captured by fosdicks]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about prison fugitive Norman Davenport being captured by police in Arlington after seducing the young wife of a New Mexico rancher and terrorizing his cousin and her family in Fort Worth.
Date: December 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letters from Citizens]

Description: A collection of letters received from citizens. The letters' subjects range from appreciation of Chief Curry, requests to forward presents to Marina Oswald's children, to circulating rumors regarding the applause of schoolchildren at President Kennedy's death.
Date: December 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Department.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[News Script: Scout rocket]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the launch of a balloon satellite at Wallops Island, Virginia, and it's subsequent failure to achieve objective.
Date: December 5, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: German lays wreath]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a wreath that is placed on the president Kennedy's tomb in behalf of the German people.
Date: December 5, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Client Card: Mr. Carroll K. Bassett]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Carroll K. Bassett, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry.
Date: December 1928
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

Texas Broilers: For Week Ending December 12, 1987

Description: Weekly report of the Texas Agricultural Statistics Service on broiler chick numbers in Texas and compared with other states. It includes compiled statistics across six consecutive weeks, from the week ending November 7 to the week ending December 12, during 1986 and 1987 for broiler eggs set, chicks hatched, and chicks placed.
Date: December 16, 1987
Creator: Texas Agricultural Statistics Service
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas Broilers: For Week Ending December 5, 1987

Description: Weekly report of the Texas Agricultural Statistics Service on broiler chick numbers in Texas and compared with other states. It includes compiled statistics across six consecutive weeks, from the week ending October 31 to the week ending December 5, during 1986 and 1987 for broiler eggs set, chicks hatched, and chicks placed.
Date: December 9, 1987
Creator: Texas Agricultural Statistics Service
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, December 3, 1865]

Description: A letter from Hamilton K. Redway in Washington D.C. to his wife, Loriette Redway, on December 3, 1865. The letter is regarding Hamilton Redway's business and life in Washington. Redway mentions that he will remain in the city until he gets his papers, and comments on the affairs of the army in Washington. He mentions that he has visited Munson's Hill and Upton's Hill in Arlington, and informs Loriette that the grounds about the Arlington Home have been turned into a national cemetery and that the old mansion (Custis-Lee Mansion) has been newly painted. According to Redway, there were between seven- and eight-thousand families buried in the cemetery at that time. Redway asks about his father, Chauncy Redway, as well as his daughter, Rosa Redway.
Date: December 3, 1865
Creator: Redway, Hamilton K.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Scouting, Volume 4, Number 15, December 1, 1916

Description: Semi-monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide.
Date: December 1, 1916
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum
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