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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0008
CATEGORY   Agricultural Industry
TITLE   Seed and Implement Company
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of a company, possibly owned by the Ocher family, that sold seed, grain, and Case farm implements, in Corpus Christi, Texas. A man in a business suit sits at a desk surrounded by bags of seed and grain. The man is either "Cheesy" Blasingame, manager, or J. T. King. A Western Union connection and advertisements for Dr. LeGear's veterinary prescriptions are on the wall. Dr. LeGear's products were a common sideline for feed stores. There is also some question as to the name of the company. It was later identified as Roddy Milling Company, Tex-Mex Tracks.
PERSONAL NAME   Blasingame, "Cheesy". (aacr2)
King, J. T. (aacr2)
SUBJECT   Commercial facilities. (lctgm)
Feed stores. (lctgm)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
Office workers. (lctgm)
Seed industry and trade. (lcsh)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)