MANUSCRIPT VERTICAL FILES

Collection Number: MVF 6-05

Accession Number: 0102-41

Item(s): Photocopy of a speech given by James Widener at a retirement function honoring County Commissioner Roy Orr.
  
Producer: James Widener

Donor: James Widener

Date Received: September 25, 2001

Literary Rights Statement 

     Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives, Irving Public Library.

Description

     The file contains a one-page speech given at a retirement function in honor of Dallas County Commissioner Roy Orr. Irving businessman James Widener gave the speech.  The theme of the speech is “Irving of All Places.” For example, when a business opens its headquarters in Irving, the Dallas papers report that a company opened its headquarters in “Irving of all places.”