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Bell Family, 1955 North Carolina

The Bell family visits the extended family in North Carolina and the filming includes scenes of horse riding, playing catch, admiring azaleas and rhododendrons in bloom and sightseeing along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

The E.B. Hopkins Collection, no. 8 – Birthday Parties (1955-56)

In this 1950s home movie, members of the Hopkins family celebrate two birthday parties. In the first, Dani and his friends enjoy the 1920s-era attractions at what is most likely Kiddie Park in San Antonio. Established in 1925 and renovated in 2009, Kiddie Park is now the oldest children’s amusement park in the nation and

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Bell Family, 1959-1962

Home movies from the Bell clan offer a great look at family life in 1950s Gatesville. In this footage, youngest son Wendell Bell celebrates his 7-10th birthdays.

Bell Family, Jesse Bell 80th Birthday

Footage from a grandfather Jesse Bell’s 80th birthday, a family trip to the University of Texas at Austin, and a parade with Shriner clowns.