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Temple, Latane

Temple, Latane

Temple, Latane

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 1985

Interview 083a-b: In this interview with Megan Lambert, Thomas Louis Latané Temple III reminisces about growing up in Texarkana, his grandfather and father, T.L.L. Temple, Sr. and Jr., his early career at the Temple Companies and Temple Cotton Oil, his political activism, and some Temple family history.  He discusses his relationship with other family members, particularly his grandfather, father, and cousin, Arthur Temple, Jr.  He also discusses his views and experiences in the business world and his time as a writer, particularly for the Diboll Free Press.