Dave Lieber: With the racy images I found in the 1936 Fort Worth centennial fair program at the TCU Library Special Collections, I could feel for the first time Amon G. Carter’s iron grip on his city.
Amon Carter ruled Fort Worth and West Texas for about half a century. He owned the newspaper and the top radio and TV stations in town.
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.
Find out what thousands of Texas lovers know: Amon G. Carter, a media tycoon, was the ultimate Texan. Texas’ economy is stronger because of his legacy.
This fun book by newspaper columnist Dave Lieber includes 100 historic photos.