Chuck Yeager, perhaps the greatest aviator of all time once came to Grapevine, Texas and told stories. He was a hell of a story teller!
Dave Lieber, his three grown children, mother-in-law, son-in-law and wife all squeeze into a little Zoom box to talk to Dr. Santa.
Hear wonderful stories about Amon “Mr. Fort Worth” Carter who owned the newspaper, radio station AND TV station. What power he had! Have fun with author Dave Lieber, playwright of the award-winning play and companion book of the same name: AMON! The Ultimate Texan. Dave is The Watchdog columnist at The Dallas Morning News. This program is sponsored by the Dallas Public Library.
Dallas Morning News columnist Dave Lieber recalls the biggest mistake he made at his newspaper. He did something quite publicly — and nobody cared.
Blacks who had made it were punished in places like Quakertown, Texas in Denton, Wilmington, North Carolina and Tulsa, Oklahoma.
As a rookie reporter, I was sent to interview the Rev. Jerry Falwell Sr. My assignment: Ask him about his money. Seriously.