Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Roy Forkner:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1903-1986 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Forkner, Roy
Title: Roy Forkner Papers,
Dates: 1903-1986 and undated
Abstract: Material related to the cotton production, ginning, and associated activities of Roy Forkner.
Collection # S1157.1
Quantity: 25 Boxes (24.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Roy Forkner was a long-time resident of Lubbock County, Texas. Both a cotton producer and ginner, Forkner was active in local, regional and national efforts to improve all aspects of cotton and cotton seed production and marketing. He was a member of and held office with a number of organizations including the National Cotton Council of America, Plains Ginners Association, Texas Ginners Association, Cotton Producers Institute and Plains Cotton Growers, Inc. and also served on the U. S. Department of Agriculture Advisory Committee on Cotton. Locally, Forkner participated in a number of cotton-related ventures including an attempt to establish a textile mill at Lubbock in the 1960s.


Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, financial materials, legal materials, printed material, and photographs. The collection bulks with records of the Canyon Cotton Company relating to business, ginning, and cotton sale activities during the 1970s and 1980s. Also included are financial records of Forkner Farms, material generated through Roy Forkner's association with various cotton organizations, and several boxes of printed material pertaining to research and promotion of cotton related industries.


 

Organization

The collection is organized by series.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Forkner, Roy, 1914-1985
Subjects (Organizations)
Canyon Cotton Company, Incorporated
Subjects
Agriculture--Texas, West
Cotton--Texas, West
Cotton gins and ginning--Texas, West
Cotton Industry
Cotton Marketing

Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • James Allen Goodwin Papers, 1879-1965
  • Idris Rhea Traylor Oral History Interview [Sound Recording], 1974
  • Orville Bailey Oral History Interview [Sound Recording], 1973
  • Plains Cotton Growers, Inc. Records, 1933-1973
  • Roy Forkner Oral History Interview [Sound Recording], 1974, 1983
  • Southwest Compress and Warehouse Association Records, 1913-1974, 1932-1973

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Roy Forkner Papers, 1903-1986 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
98-0418-B

Gift, 1998

Processed by

Karen Hicks, 2004


Collection Inventory

 

Canyon Cotton Company, Incorporated, 1958-1986 and undated

Correspondence
box folder
1 1 General, 1974-1979
2 General, 1982-1985
3 General, 1984
4 First National Bank in Lockney, 1986
5 Internal Revenue Service, 1985-1986
6 Texas Air Control Board, 1981
7 To Cotton Growers, 1981
8 1977 Contract Cotton, 1976-1977
9 1978-1979 Gin Disaster, 1978-1984
10 1978-1979 Lint Contracts (Blank), circa 1978
11 American Cotton Growers - Patron Cotton Accounts, undated
12 Application for Registration as a Forward Cotton Buyer, 1977-1981
13 Automobiles - Important Papers, 1977-1987
14 Bid for Gin Repairs - Page Construction, undated
15 Board of Directors/Stock Holders Meeting Minutes, 1985
16 Coker's Pedigreed Seed Company, 1976-1980
7 Coker's Pedigreed Seed Company - Supplement to Warehouse Agreement, 1976
Commodity Exchange Services Company
box folder
1 18 Commodity Exchange Services Company, 1979
19 Commodity Exchange Services Company, 1981-1982
20 Record of Daily Receipts, 1979-1981
21 Telcot Statement, 1980-1981
22 Telcot Reports, 1981-1982
23 C. E. Condry Cotton, 1981-1982
24 Corporation Date, 1971
25 Corporation Record Book, 1971-1986
26 Cotton Board, 1981-1982
27 Cotton Board - Reports, 1978-1980
28 Cotton Classification and Loan Price Codes, 1983
29 Cotton, Burr, and Seed Hauling, 1978-1979
30 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1978
31 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1978
box folder
2 1 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1978
2 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1979
3 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1979
4 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1979
5 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1979
box folder
3 1 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1980
2 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1980
3 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1980
4 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1981
5 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1981
6 Cotton Receipts/Ginning Record, 1982
Cotton Seed Production Contracts
box folder
3 7 Coker 5110, 1981
8 Coker 312, 1981
9 Coker XP-4360, 1981
10 Coker Cotton Seed Production Contract/Sign-up Sheet, 1982
11 Cotton Seed Register, 1985
12 Dray Slips (Transport Bales), 1977
13 Dray Slips, 1980-1981
14 Dray Slips, 1982-1983
Dunn Seed Company
box folder
3 15 Dunn Cotton Seed Contracts, 1982
16 Dunn Seed Arrangement, 1978-1982 and undated
17 Grower Contract/Ginning Agreement (Blank), undated
Financial Material
box folder
3 18 Balance Sheet, 1976-1978 and undated
19 Balance Sheet, 1986
20 Balance Sheet Ledger Sheets, 1985
21 Balance Sheet/Monthly Expenses, 1983-1984
Bank Statements - General
box folder
4 1 Bank Statements, 1978
2 Bank Statements, 1978-1979
3 Bank Statements, 1979
4 Bank Statements, 1980
5 Bank Statements - June, 1980
6 Bank Statements - July, 1980
7 Bank Statements - August, 1981
8 Bank Statements - September, 1981
9 Bank Statements - October, 1981
10 Bank Statements - November, 1981
11 Bank Statements - December, 1981
12 Bank Statements - January, 1982
13 Bank Statements - February, 1982
14 Bank Statements - March, 1982
15 Bank Statements - April, 1982
16 Bank Statements, 1984
17 Bank Statements, 1986-1987
Bank Statements - Payroll
box folder
5 1 Bank Statements, 1978-1979
2 Bank Statements, 1978-1980
3 Bank Statements, 1980-1981
4 Bank Statements, 1981-1982
5 Bank Statements, 1984-1985
Check Duplicates - General
box folder
5 6 Checks Duplicates, 1977-1979
7 Check Duplicates, 1978
8 Check Duplicates, 1978-1979
9 Check Duplicates, 1979
10 Check Duplicates, 1980-1981
box folder
6 1 Check Duplicates, 1980-1981
2 Check Duplicates, 1981-1982
Check Duplicates - Payroll
box folder
6 3 Check Duplicates, 1977-1978
4 Check Duplicates, 1978
5 Check Duplicates, 1978-1979
6 Check Duplicates, 1980-1981
7 Check Duplicates, 1981
8 Check Duplicates, 1981-1982
9 Check Duplicates, 1984-1985
10 Check Duplicates, 1984-1985
11 Check Duplicates, 1985
12 Check Duplicates, 1985-1986
box folder
7 1 Check Duplicates, 1986
Cotton Sales
box folder
7 2 Bray Cotton Company, 1978-1979
3 J. Carter Caldwell, 1978-1979
4 Cotton Sales, 1978-1980
5 Cotton Sales, 1978-1979
6 Cotton Sales, 1978-1979
7 Cotton Sales, 1979-1980
8 Cotton Sales, 1983
9 Hanslick Cotton Company, 1978
10 O. D. Lewis Cotton, 1978-1979
11 Nance Cotton Company, 1978-1979
12 Starke Taylor and Son, 1978-1979
13 Idris Traylor Cotton, 1978-1979
14 Cotton Seed Sales, 1977
15 Cotton Seed Sales, 1981-1982
16 Cotton Seed Sales, 1981
17 Cotton Seed Sales - Anderson Clayton, 1981
18 Deposit Slips, 1978-1979
19 Deposit Slips, 1980-1981
20 Deposit Slips, 1980-1981
21 Deposit Slips, 1980-1981
22 Deposit Slips, 1981-1982
23 Dividend from George Wallace Asset Liquidation, 1979
24 Employee Accounts, 1978 and undated
25 Employee Accounts, 1983-1984
26 Finance, 1975-1982
27 Financial Statements, 1980-1985
28 Forkner, Roy Cotton Expense, 1974-1975
Insurance
box folder
7 29 Accident Insurance for David H. Saenz and Family, 1980
30 Employee, 1976
31 Employee Accident Insurance, 1982-1983
32 Employers Insurance of Texas, 1979-1980
33 Insurance, 1978-1979
34 Insurance, 1986
35 Insurance Claim, - Milton Jones, 1974-1975
36 Texas Employers' Insurance Association, 1981-1982
37 Texas Workmen's Compensation, 1983-1985
38 Worker's Compensation Claims Kit, undated
39 Workers' Compensation Policy, 1979
40 Interest, Dividend/Distribution, and Miscellaneous Income, 1985-1986
Internal Revenue Service
box folder
8 1 1985 United States Corporation Income Tax Return, 1987
2 Federal Withholding Tax Deposits, 1977-1980
3 Income Tax Return, 1979-1983
4 Income Tax Return, 1982-1983
5 Internal Revenue Service, 1987
6 Internal Revenue Service Material, 1976-1986
7 Internal Revenue Service Reports, 1986
8 Truck Tax, 1981-1986
9 Weiss and Boling Certified Public Accountants, 1986
10 Withholding, 1981-1984
Invoices and Statements
box folder
8 11 3 B Brush Manufacturing Incorporated, 1981
12 4th Street Automatic Transmission Service, 1981
13 "A", 1978-1979
14 "A", 1980-1981
15 "A-B", 1980-1981
16 AIA Insurance, 1986
17 AT& T, 1986
18 A-Z Tires, 1981-1982
19 "B", 1978-1979
20 The Baker Company, 1981
21 Bigham Battery and Electric Company, 1981
22 Bigsco Industrial Supply, 1981
23 Benton Oil Company, 1981-1982
24 Berryhill Sewer Services, 1982
25 Brandon and Clark Electric Company, 1981
26 Broadway Battery and Electric, 1981
27 Broadview Construction Company, 1981-1982
28 "C", 1978-1979
29 "C", 1980-1981
30 Carlock and Company, 1982
31 Cassel, John M., 1986
32 College Flowers, 1981
33 Consolidated Cotton Company, undated
34 Cornwall and Stevens Southwest, Inc., 1986
35 Cow-Lake Automotive, 1980-1981
36 "D-E", 1979
37 "E", 1980-1981
38 Energas, 1986
39 "F", 1980-1981
40 Fabit Corporation, 1986
41 Farmers' Supply, 1981
42 Fields and Company, 1982
43 Firestone, 1981
44 Fritz, Mat and Chris, 1981-1982
45 "G", 1980-1981
46 "G-H", 1978-1979
47 Gage Gin Company, 1981
48 Rip Griffins Truck Service Center, Inc., 1981
49 "H-I", 1978-1979
50 "H-L", 1978-1979
51 Hall, Joe E., 1982
52 Harper Advertising, 1981-1982
53 Harper, Meredith, 1982
54 Holder Mobile Home Supply, 1981
55 Hub City Auto Parts, 1986
56 J. D. Hufstedler Truck Company, 1981
57 "I-L", 1978-1979
58 Invoices and Statements, 1978-1979
59 J. and A. Muffler Shop, 1981
60 Jones, Charles and Steve and John Lanham, 1982
61 Kimbell Gin Machinery, 1981-1982
62 "L", 1980-1981
63 Lubbock Chamber of Commerce, 1982
64 Lubbock Interstate Sales Company, 1982
65 "M-N", 1980-1981
66 Mac Austin, Inc., 1982
67 Macs Olds-Pontiac-GMC, Inc., 1982
68 McClesky, Harriger, Brazill, and Graf, 1982
69 M. B. McKee Company, Inc., 1980-1981
70 Merchants Fast Motor Lines, Inc., 1981
71 Metal Building Components, Inc., 1981
72 Morris Auto Supply, 1981
73 Null Welding and Machine, 1981
74 "P", 1980-1981
box folder
9 1 "P-Q", 1978-1979
2 Pace Gin Repair, 1981
3 Page Construction Work, 1981
4 Payless Cashways, 1981
5 Pioneer Lincoln Mercury, 1981
6 Pitney Bowes, 1971-1982
7 Quest, 1981
8 "R-S", 1980-1981
9 "R-U", 1978-1979
10 R and D Farms R and K, 1982-1983
11 R and R Repair and Machinery, 1981
12 Raider Auto Service, 1982
13 Repair Fire Damage, 1977
14 J. T. (Red) Roberson, Dirt and Paving Contractor, 1982
15 "S-T", 1980-1981
16 Salt Forks Farms - Day, 1982
17 Schoppa, Henry, 1982
18 Secretary of State, 1983
19 Seedco Corporation, 1984-1986
20 Service Compress and Warehouse, Inc., 1986
21 South Plains Electric Cooperative, Inc., 1986
22 Southern Cotton Oil Company, 1986
23 Southwest Canvas Mfg. Company, 1981
24 Southwest Wheel, Inc., 1982
25 Southwestern Bell Telephone, 1986
26 Jack Spratt Supply Company, 1982
27 Spruiell, L. L., 1982
28 "T", 1980-1981
29 Terry's Sewer Lines, 1986
30 Texaco, Inc., 1984-1985
31 Texas Spray Equipment, 1981
32 Tipton, Julius, 1981-1982
33 Townsend-Strong, Inc., 1986
34 Tractor Supply Company, 1981
35 "U-W", 1980-1981
36 Veazy Cash Lumber Company, 1981
37 "W-Y", 1978-1979
38 West Texas Seed and Delinting, 1985
39 Western Storm Windows, 1981
40 Wilkinson Radiator, 1981
41 Wylie Mfg. Company, 1981
42 Zuber, Paul, 1982
Ledger Sheets
box folder
9 43 Cotton Seed Payback, 1979-1980
44 General Ledger, 1978
45 General Ledger, 1979
46 Ledger Sheets, 1980-1981
47 Ledger Sheets, 1981-1982
48 Ledger Sheets, 1983
49 Ledger Sheets, 1983-1984
50 Ledger Sheets, 1984
51 Ledger Sheets, 1985-1986
52 Payroll Ledger Sheets June 1982-through May 1983, 1982-1983
53 Monthly Expenses, 1976-1978
54 Monthly Expenses, 1977-1978
55 Monthly Expenses, 1983-1985
56 Paid Accounts, 1980-1981
57 Payroll, 1974
box folder
10 1 Property Tax, 1982-1983
2 Property Tax, 1984
3 Property Tax, 1986
4 Prospectus, 1984
5 Receipts, 1977-1978
6 Receipts, 1985
7 Receipts - Saenz, David, 1980
8 Receipts- United States Post Office, 1986
10 Schedule of Liabilities, 1983
Small Business Administration
box folder
10 11 1978 Truck Loan, 1975-1981
12 1983 Disaster Loan, 1971-1983
13 Guaranteed Loan, 1975
14 Loan, 1975-1979
15 Loan, 1975-1983
16 Loan Payments, undated
17 Seed House, 1973-1983
18 Small Business Administration, 1983-1986
19 Social Security Administration Questionnaire, 1989
20 Texas Employment Commission, 1982-1986
21 Freight Rate, 1977-1979
22 Gin Log, 1977
23 Gin Log, undated
24 Ginning Record, undated
25 Hall, Joe E., undated
26 Hoffenberg Brothers Cotton Company, 1978 and undated
27 Hohenberg Proposal-1978, 1977-1978
28 Hub City Warehouse Company -Compress Weight Sheet, 1980-1981
29 Hub City Warehouse Company - Compress Weight Sheet, 1981-1982
30 Industrial Foundation of America, 1984-1985
31 Insurance - Injury Reports, 1962-1985
Legal Material
box folder
10 32 Abstract of Title, 1976
33 Certified Copy of Resolution of Board of Directors, 1984
34 Contract of Guaranty -Plains National Bank, Lubbock, 1983
35 Driveway Construction Permit, 1977
36 Lint Block Contracts (Ginners), 1977-1978 and undated
37 Right of Way Contract - Salt Water Line, 1958
38 Seed Cotton Removal, Ginning and Marketing Authorization - William R. Buckman, 1981-1982
39 Lists of Accounts and Codes, undated
Los Indios Gin Company
box folder
10 40 Financial Material - Bank Statements, Module Truck Account, 1980-1981
41 Financial Material - Bank Statements, Module Truck Account, 1980-1984
42 Financial Material - Bank Statements, Module Truck Account, 1981-1982
43 Financial Material, Ledger Sheets, 1980-1981
44 Financial Material, Ledger Sheets, 1981
45 Legal Material - Agreement with Los Indios Gin, Inc. Regarding Partial Ownership of Module Truck, 1979
46 Module Truck Hauling Proposal, 1979
47 Module Truck Papers, 1978-1980
48 Module Truck Partnership, 1979-1984
49 Sale of Module Truck, 1979-1980
50 Ocho Gin Contracts - Purchase Agreement (Blank), undated
51 Plains Cotton Growers, Inc., 1981-1983
52 Plains Cotton Growers, Inc., 1986
53 Plains Seed Company - Ginners Contract (Blank), undated
54 Promotional Fishing Trip, 1978 and undated
55 Rogers Cottonseed - Growers Contract, 1985
56 Rogers Delinted Cotton Seed Company, 1984-1985
57 Safety Programs, 1978
box folder
11 1 Saenz, David, 1980-1981
2 Seed Cotton Storage Research with Texas Tech University, 1971
3 Seed/Ginning/Compress/Record - Coker Variety #5110, undated
4 Starke Taylor and Son Incorporated, 1976-1979
5 Raymond Cooper (Starke Taylor and Son) - Lint Contract, 1978 and undated
6 Summaries of Cotton Contracted in 1976 Season, undated
7 Texas Air Control Board, 1975
8 Texas Department of Agriculture - Consumer Services Division, Scale Inspection Report, 1984
9 Texas Department of Agriculture -Ginner's Agreement Concerning the Ginning of Certified Classes of Cottonseed, 1980
10 Texas Independent Ginners Association - U.S.D.A.-A.C.S. Report: "Reducing Cooperative Ginning Costs in West Texas", 1984
11 Thompson and Wallace, 1977-1982
12 Thompson and Wallace, 1978-1983 and undated
13 Thompson and Wallace - Fo Co - Conference File, 1978-1979
14 United States Department of Agriculture, 1981-1983
15 United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Marketing Service - Cotton Division, 1981-1984
16 United States Department of Agriculture - Agriculture Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS) - Lubbock County, 1982-1986
17 United States Department of Agriculture - Commodity Credit Corporation - Cotton Producer's Note and Security Agreement, 1981
18 United States Department of Agriculture - Plant Protection and Quarantine Programs - Compliance Agreement, 1981
19 United States Department of Labor - Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), 1970-1985
20 Weight Penalties, 1979



 

Canyon Gin Company, 1957-1983 and undated

box folder
11 21 Cotton Dust Standard - Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 1978
22 Corporation Record Book, 1957-1983 and undated
Financial Material
box folder
11 23 Bank Statements June 1977 through May 1978, 1977-1978
24 Bank Statements June 1979 through May 1980, 1979-1980
25 Check Duplicates, 1975-1978
26 Check Duplicates, 1978-1980
27 Financial Statements, 1979-1982
28 Internal Revenue Service - United States Corporate Income Tax Return, 1977
29 Invoices and Statements, 1977-1978
30 Invoices and Statements, 1978-1979
31 Invoices and Statements, 1979-1980
32 Invoices and Statements, 1980-1982
33 Ledger Sheets June 1978 through May 1979, 1978-1979
34 Ledger Sheets June 1979 through May 1980, 1979-1980
35 Ledger Sheets June 1980 through May 1981, 1980-1981



 

Coker's Pedigreed Seed Company, 1970-1980

box folder
11 36 Financial Material - Bank Note (Loan), 1980
37 Financial Material - Check Duplicates, 1974-1975
38 Promotion/Sales Book, 1970
39 Promotion/Sales Book, 1974
40 Sales Meeting Notes, 1980



 

Cotton Incorporated, 1971-1975 and undated

box folder
12 1 Correspondence, 1971
2 Field Storage, 1971-1975 and undated
3 News Release, 1973



 

Cotton Producers Institute, 1962-1971 and undated

box folder
12 4 Correspondence, 1962
5 1970 Research Recommendations to Board of Trustees, 1969
6 Blueprint for Cotton Research, National Cotton Council of America, 1962
7 Foundation for Cotton Research and Education - Report to Trustees, 1962
8 Industry Leader Reference Manual - Cotton Education and Promotion Activity, 1967-1968
9 Market Research and Development, 1969-1970
10 Measurements of the U. S. Cotton Industry, National Cotton Council, 1962
11 Minutes of Board of Trustee Meetings, 1967-1971
13 Organization, 1970-1971 and undated
14 Printed Material - Cotton 1968 -- Year for Action, 1968
15 Promotion, 1962-1963
16 Proposal for Cooperative Research - Genetic, Cultural and Chemical Modification of the Cotton Plant for Adaptation to Minimal Maturation Temperatures, undated
17 Report on 1969 Research and Promotion Program, 1970
18 Report on Examination of Financial Statements and Additional Information, 1969
19 Research, 1962-1969 and undated
19 Research and Promotion Report Manuscript, 1970
20 C.P.I. Research Program Status, 1962
21 A Research Program to Reduce the Costs of Producing and Processing Cotton, National Cotton Council, 1963
22 Research Proposal Summaries for Board of Trustees, 1963
23 Research Recommendations to Board of Trustees - 1969 Program, 1968
24 Research Tour, 1968
25 Sales Promotion - Report and Recommendations, 1963



 

Financial Material, 1976-1984

box folder
13 1 Financial Statements, 1982
2 Financial Statements, 1983
3 Income Tax Return, 1983
4 Income Tax on Sale of Land - Payment Voucher, 1984
5 Property Tax, 1982
6 Statements of Assets and Liabilities, 1976-1984
7 Statements of Assets and Liabilities, 1984



 

Fo Co Cotton Brokerage Company, 1978-1981

Financial Material
box folder
13 8 Bank Statements, 1978-1979
9 Bank Statemtnes, 1980-1981
10 General Ledger Sheets, 1978-1979



 

Forkner Farms, 1972-1985 and undated

Financial Material
box folder
13 11 Bank Deposits/Bank Notes (Loans), 1977-1978
12 Bank Statements, 1973
13 Bank Statements June 1973 through May 1974, 1973-1974
14 Bank Statements February 1973-through May 1974, 1973-1974
15 Check Duplicates, 1976
16 Check Duplicates, 1977
7 Check Duplicates, 1978
18 Check Duplicates, 1979
19 Check Duplicates, 1980-1981
20 Check and Deposit Duplicates, 1984-1985
21 Expense Account Check Register, 1978-1979
22 Expenses and Income, 1977-1978, circa 1978
23 Invoices and Receipts, 1979-1980
24 Invoices and Statements, 1977-1978
25 Invoices and Statements, 1978-1979
box folder
14 1 Ledger Sheets, 1973-1974
2 Ledger Sheets, 1973-1974
3 Ledger Sheets, 1973-1974
4 Ledger Sheets, 1974-1975
5 Ledger Sheets June 1977 through May 1978, 1977-1978
6 Ledger Sheets, 1977-1979
7 Ledger Sheets June 1979 through May 1980, 1979-1980
8 Ledger Sheets, Invoices, and Statements June 1980 through May 1981, 1980-1981
9 Payroll 1975, 1975-1976
10 Purchase Orders, 1972
11 Money Receipt Duplicates, 1972-1979
11 Spreadsheet, 1978-1979



 

General Files, 1903-1979 and undated

box folder
14 13 Correspondence, 1957-1977
14 Correspondence, 1958-1968
15 Correspondence, 1970-1977
16 Correspondence - Automatic Sampling, 1964-1970
17 Asiatic Cotton Company, 1977-1978
18 Attempt at Weighing Cotton in Motion, 1903-1972
19 Combined Recap of 3 Lint Block Gins - Chart, 1977
20 Cotton Bowl, 1961-1963
21 Cotton Council International, 1962-1966
22 Cotton Market Prices, 1977-1982
23 Cotton Trade Journal, 1962
24 Cotton-Wheat Bill, 1964
25 Delta and Pine Land Company, 1964-1975
box folder
15 1 Greenwood, South Carolina Mill Tour, 1958
2 Heart Institute of the Southwest, 1973
3 Independent Ginners Association, 1964-1973 and undated
4 Matrix Computing Incorporated - Ginner Information System, 1969-1970
5 Miscellaneous, 1968-1979 and undated
6 Omnibus Farm Bill, 1961
7 Plains Coten (Plains Cotton Enterprises, Incorporated), 1961-1963
8 Texas Cotton Ginners Association, 1960-1979



 

Interstate Sales Company, Incorporated (D.B.A. Interstate Tarp Company), 1980-1985 and undated

box folder
15 9 Correspondence, 1984
Financial Material
box folder
15 10 Financial Material, 1981-1984 and undated
11 Check Duplicates, 1980-1981
12 Distribution Analysis and Reports, 1982-1983
13 Financial Statement, 1985 and undated
14 Prospectus, Financing, Account Reports, Lawsuit, 1982-1984
Legal Material
box folder
15 15 Assignment of Patent - Roy C. Forkner to Interstate Sales Company, Incorporated, 1982
16 Lawsuit, 1983-1984 and undated
17 Questions and Comments Regarding Buy/Sell Agreement, undated
18 Tarp Price Lists and Sales Information, 1981-1984



 

Legal Material, 1954-1980

box folder
15 19 Abstract of Title, 1954
20 Abstract of Title, 1974
21 Abstract of Title - "Baer Farm", 1979-1980
22 Affidavit of Adverse Possession, 1980
23 Agreement to Transfer Interest, 1957
24 Amendment to Warranty Deed, 1958
25 Chattel Mortgage, 1954
26 Deed of Trust/Warranty Deed/Vendor's Lien, 1958
27 Deed of Right of Way - Pioneer Natural Gas Pipeline, 1955
28 Power of Attorney, 1977
29 Release of Lien, 1954-1957
30 Right of Way - Power Line Easement, 1960
31 Sales Contract and Agreement for Joint Venture (Real Estate Development), 1960



 

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce, 1956-1967

box folder
15 32 Cotton Style Show, 1959
South Plains Maid of Cotton
box folder
15 33 1957 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1956
34 1958 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1957
35 1959 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1958
36 1961 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1960
37 1962 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1961
38 1963 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1962
39 1966 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1965
40 South Plains Maid of Cotton, 1960-1967



 

National Cotton Council of America, 1958-1980 and undated

box folder
16 1 Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee, 1964-1975
2 Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee, 1967-1973
3 Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee, 1975-1976
4 Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee, 1975-1979
5 Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee, 1977-1980
6 Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee - Swimmer Meeting, 1978
7 Educational Material - The Story of Cotton Kit, circa 1964
8 Minutes and Reports of Meetings, 1958-1973
9 Minutes of Board of Directors and Annual Meetings, 1971-1980
10 Uniform Bale Committee, 1970-1972 and undated



 

Photographs, 1966-1977 and undated

box folder
16 11 Photographs, 1966 and undated
12 Color Slides, 1975-1977 and undated



 

Plains Textiles Incorporated, 1965-1971 and undated

box folder
16 13 Correspondence, 1968-1969
14 Balance Sheets, 1967-1969
15 Karro-Rosenthal and Company, 1969
box folder
17 1 Plains Textiles Incorporated, 1965-1971
2 Plans, Projections, Notes from Meetings, 1968-1969 and undated
3 Weekly Production Reports, 1968-1969



 

Plains Cotton Growers, Incorporated, 1962-1979 and undated

box folder
17 4 Correspondence - President, 1962-1965
5 Domestic Market Development Committee, 1969
6 Minutes of Meetings, 1963-1969 and undated
7 Minutes of Meetings, 1970-1979



 

Printed Material, 1946-1985 and undated

box folder
17 8 "19th Annual Report of Activities", National Cotton Council of America, 1958
9 "20 Million Bales A Year?", National Cotton Council of America, Special Producer Committee, circa 1960
10 "23rd Annual Report on Cotton Insect Research and Control", United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Entomology Research Division, 1970
11 "28th Annual Report", National Cotton Council of America, 1967
12 1968 Report of Activities, National Cotton Council of America, 1968
13 "The Abandoned Irrigation Well", High Plains Underground Water Conservation District No. 1, 1973
14 American Cotton Grower - January, 1970
15 Annual Report - 1968 - Short Staple Cotton Breeding, by Stith, L. S., W. D. Fisher, and E. H. Pressley, Agricultural Experiment Station, The University of Arizona, 1969
16 "By-Laws of Texas Independent Ginners Association", circa 1965
17 "Chemical Weed Control in Sorghum and Corn in the Panhandle and South Plains", by Wiese, A. F., 1968
18 "Commodity Research Study - The Texas Cotton Planting Report", Goodbody and Company, 1968
19 "Comparison of Cotton Harvesting Systems on the High Plains", Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1960
20 Congressional Record #108, June 24, 1968
21 Congressional Record - House May 27, 1969
22 Cotton, National Cotton Council of America, undated
23 "Cotton: A Five Year Study - Volume I, Phase III, Report for the Cotton Producers Institute", by Booz , Allen and Hamilton, Management Consultants, 1969
24 Cotton and Other Fiber Problems and Policies in the United States, National Advisory Commission on Foods and Fiber, 1967
25 Cotton Counts its Customers - The Quantity of Cotton Consumed in Final Uses in the United States, National Cotton Council of America, 1958-1961
box folder
18 1 Cotton Counts its Customers - The Quantity of Cotton Consumed in Final Uses in the United States, National Cotton Council of America, 1964-1974
2 The Cotton Digest - March, 1985
3 Cotton Digest International (Clippings), 1968-1969
4 Cotton Diseases and Their Control, Cotton Disease Council and National Cotton Council, undated
5 Cotton Educational Aids, Catalog, National Cotton Council of America, 1969
6 Cotton Farming, November-December, 1969
7 Cotton Farming, January, 1970
8 Cotton Fiber and Processing Test Results - Crop of 1969, Reports #8-#12, United States Department of Agriculture, Consumer and Marketing Service, 1969-1970
9 Cotton from Field to Fabric, National Cotton Council of America, circa 1973
10 Cotton from Soil to Consumer, circa 1953
11 Cotton Gin Operating Costs in West Texas, Marketing Research Report #831, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, 1968
12 The Cotton Gin and Oil Mill Press - November, 1967
13 The Cotton Gin and Oil Mill Press, 1976-1985
14 Cotton in the Laundry and Dry Cleaning Industry, by Russell, Charlie W., National Cotton Council, 1961
15 Cotton in the Knitting Industry, by Gaylon B. Booker, 1968
16 Cotton in Rubber Goods, by Howell, James T. Jr., and Charlie W. Russell, National Cotton Council of America, 1961
17 "Cotton's Industry-Wide Drive for Greater Markets", National Cotton Council of America, undated
18 Cotton International, 1968
19 Cotton International, 1969
20 Cotton International, 1971
21 Cotton International, 1973
22 Cotton International, 1974
23 Cotton Merchandising in Texas. Costs for the 1965-1966 Season, Research Report #84, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas-Austin, 1966
24 Cotton Merchandising Costs in Texas - 1966 Season, Research Report #90, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas Austin, 1968
25 Cotton Pest Control Guides, National Cotton Council of America, 1958-1968
26 Cotton Planting Rate Studies on the High Plains, United States Department of Agriculture and Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1959
27 "Cotton's Problem, Program and Potential", undated
28 Cotton Research Notes, 1968
29 Cotton's Progress, National Cotton Council of America, 1968-1971
30 Cottonscope Aerogram, American Cotton Grower, 1972-1977
31 Cottonseed Oil and Competing Materials 1964-1968, Market Research Service, National Cotton Council of America, 18 32 18 33 1969
32 Cotton Situation, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, 1968
33 Cotton's Week, National Cotton Council of America, 1963-1971
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19 1 Cotton's Week, National Cotton Council of America, 1972-1976
2 Cotton's Week, National Cotton Council of America, 1976-1979
3 "Cotton Variety Tests on the Southern High Plains - 1967", by Ray, L. L, J. D. Bilbro, and A. D. Hill, South Plains Research and Extension Center, 1968
4 "The Demand for Short Staple Cotton", National Cotton Council of America, 1958
5 Easy Care Cottons, by McCord, Frank A., National Cotton Council of America, 1967
6 An Economic Analysis of Cotton Gin Plants - High Plains, Rolling Plains, and Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas, Texas A and M University Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1964
7 The Economic Outlook for U. S. Cotton, by Horne, M. K. Jr., National Cotton Council of America, 1961
8 The Economic Outlook for U. S. Cotton, by Horne, M. K. Jr. and Dabney S. Wellford, National Cotton Council of America, 1964-1969
9 "Economic Report on Cotton", by Horne, M. K., Jr., National Cotton Council of America, 1967
10 "Farmer's World", The Yearbook of Agriculture, 1964
11 A Feasibility Study: Industrial Water Supply and Wast Water Renovation in Lubbock, Texas, School of Engineering, Texas Technological College, 1967
12 Feasibility Study of a Textile Mill in an Eight-County Area of West Texas, Research Report #91, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1969
13 The Gin Whistle, Texas Independent Ginners Association, 1977-1978
14 Ginners Red Book: Southwest Edition, Texas Cotton Ginners Association, 1960-1974
15 Ginners Red Book: Southwest Edition, Texas Cotton Ginners Association, 1975-1979
16 Howell's Cotton Letter, by Howell, Duane, 1973-1978
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20 1 The Hub, Lubbock Chamber of Commerce, 1946
2 International Harvester Farm, 1968
3 Let's Talk Cotton, National Cotton Council of America, undated
4 Marketing Man-Made Fibers, by Churchill, Robert L., 1965
5 News Clippings, 1964-1965 and undated
6 Off the Cotton Bush, Newsletter of the Texas Cotton Ginners Association, 1960-1962
7 Off the Cotton Bush, Newsletter of the Texas Cotton Ginners Association, 1962-1966
8 Official Lubbock County Farm Plats, 1967
9 Operating and Maintenance Instructions for Ace Centrifugal Pumps for Agricultural Chemical Applications, Ace Pump Corporation, undated
10 Operator's Manual - International 186 Planter Unit, International Harvester, undated
11 The Plains Cotton Grower, 1957-1961
12 Preprocessing Practices and Costs of United States Textile Mills as Affected by the Cotton Bale Package, United States Department of Agriculture, 1958
13 Presented Paper - "Cotton's Past, Present, and Future", by Hutchinson, John E., 1968
14 Preserving Cotton Quality in Growing, Harvesting, Ginning, and Marketing, National Cotton Council of America, Production and Marketing Division, 1963
15 Price and Today's Markets for U. S. Cotton, by Horne, M. K. Jr., and Frank A. McCord, 1962
16 Proceedings of the 27th American Cotton Congress, 1966
17 Proceedings of the American Cotton Congress, 1959-1964
18 Proceedings of the Cotton Marketing Conference, 1961-1967
19 Progress Bulletin/Cotton's Progress, National Cotton Council of America, 1956-1969
20 "Projected End-Use Fiber Trends and What they Mean in Terms of : Future Demand for 100% Cotton and Cotton Blends; Promotion Opportunities; Research Needs", National Cotton Council of America, 1970
21 The Quantities and Qualities of Texas Cotton Growths Sold and Their Domestic and Foreign Destinations During the 1966-1967 Season, Research Report #89, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1968
22 Questions and Answers about the Cotton Producers' Research and Promotion Program, by Cotton Board, undated
23 The Record of the National Cotton Council of America, 1955
24 "Report of Cotton Trade Mission to Europe", United States Department of Agriculture, 1968
25 Report of Progress 1965-1966, South Plains Research and Extension Center, undated
26 "A Report of the Subcommittee on Cost, Quality and Local Promotion to the Program Policy Committee" - Appendices, Cotton Producers Institute, 1969
27 Report on a Summary of Manufacturing Data and Testing Results Obtained from an Evaluation of High Plains Cotton, Plains Cotton Growers, Inc., 1968-1973
28 "Research Triangle Institute", 1968
29 Results of Agricultural Demonstrations, Sponsored by Lubbock County Program Building Committee, 1967
30 The Search for a Better Bale Package for Cotton, National Cotton Council of America, 1957-1960
31 Seed Certification Standards, by Texas Department of Agriculture, 1967
32 Simulated Hail Damage Experiments in Cotton, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1959-1960
33 A Study of Cotton Gin Development, by Brooks, Eugene H., 1965
34 The Story of Cotton, Booklet, National Cotton Council of America, undated
35 A Summary of Recent Research Basic to the Cultural Control of Pink Bollworm, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 1962
36 Summary Proceedings of the 1965 Cotton Marketing and Spinner Breeding Conference, 1965
37 Summary Proceedings - 1969 Cotton Quality and Processing Conference, 1969
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21 1 Summary Proceedings - Beltwide Cotton Production/Beltwide Cotton Mechanization Conference, 1957-1970
2 Summary Proceedings - Western Cotton Production Conference, 1959-1969
3 Summary Report - Texas Cotton 1965-1966 Season, Research Report #81, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1966
4 Summary Report of Texas Cotton and Related Data for the 1968-1969 Season, Research Report #92, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1969
5 Summary Report of the Texas Cotton Crop for the 1966-1967 Season, Research Report #85, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas Austin, undated
6 Summary Report of the Texas Cotton Crop for the 1967-1968 Season, Research Report #88, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1968
7 Texas Cotton Gin - Hub of the Cotton Growing Community 1965-1966, Research Report #83, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1966
8 The Texas Cotton Ginning Industry, Research Report #73, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, undated
9 The Texas Cotton Ginning Industry, 1964-1965 Season, Research Report #79, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, circa 1965
10 The Texas Cotton Ginning Industry, 1968-1969 Season, Research Report #94, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1969
11 Texas Cottonseed Crushing Mills and Their Products, 1965-1966 Season, Research Report #86, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1967
12 Texas Gin Letter, Texas Cotton Ginners Association, 1977-1978
13 Texas Gin Letter, Texas Cotton Ginners Association, 1978-1981
14 Texas Seed Law and Regulations, Texas Department of Agriculture, 1968-1971
15 "Textile Imports and United States Cotton", by Horne, M. K. Jr., 1968
16 Textiles: A Future in Texas, Research Report #82, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1966
17 A Three-Year Summary of Practical Ginning Spinning Value Tests on High Plains Cotton 1960-1961, 1961-1962, 1962-1963 Seasons, by Pfeiffenberger, George and Bill Crumley, 1965
18 United States Department of Agriculture Telephone Directory, 1965
19 United States Department of Agriculture, "How to Comply with the Emergency Building Temperature Restrictions, 1979
20 User's Manual, "Customer Account and General Ledger Portion of Easy Dealer" by Forkner, Roy Allen, 1985
21 "Weed Control in Cotton in the Panhandle and South Plains", by Wiese, A. F., 1968
22 Weed Control with Chemicals - Suggestions, Texas Agricultural Extension Service, Texas A and M University, 1969
23 West Texas Today, West Texas Chamber of Commerce, 1958
24 What are You Going to Do With Our National Cotton Council?, circa 1957
25 World Cottons, Research Report #93, Cotton Economic Research, The University of Texas - Austin, 1969
26 Your Cotton Market: Step up for a Look, 1974



 

Research Project, 1969

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21 27 "Systems Analysis of the Cotton Industry", 1969



 

State of Texas- House of Representatives

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21 28 Natural Fibers Committee, 1967-1969 and undated



 

United States Department of Agriculture, 1965-1982 and undated

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21 29 Advisory Committee on Cotton, 1965-1968
30 Advisory Committee on Cotton - November 1968 Meeting, 1968
31 Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation (ASCS) - Upland/ELS Cotton Program Form - Identification of Cotton Production, 1982
32 Cotton Trade Team Mission to Indonesia, Singapore, and Malaysia, 1974
33 National Cotton Marketing Study Committee, Seed Cotton Storage Group, 1974-1975 and undated



 

Whitehead, Troy, 1968

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21 34 National Introductions and Sales Company, 1968



 

Canyon Cotton Company, Incorporated

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22 1 1981 Classing Office Information, 1981-1982
2 Cotton Seed Sales Anderson Clayton Oilseed Processing Division, 1978-1979
3 Financial Material - Ledger Sheets, 1980-1981



 

United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Marketing Service

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22 4 Season Gin Report 1979-1980, 1980
5 Weekly Gin Report, 1980-1981



 

Coker's Pedigreed Seed Company

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22 6 Financial Material - General Ledger, 1974-1975
7 Financial Material - Seed Sales/Accounts Receivable Ledger Sheets, 1978



 

Canyon Cotton Company Incorporated

Financial Material
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22 1 Cotton Gin Ledger Sheets, 1978-1979
2 Cotton Gin Ledger Sheets, 1980-1981
3 Cotton Gin Ledger Sheets, 1981
4 Cotton Gin Ledger Sheets, 1981



 

Coker's Pedigreed Seed Company

Financial Material
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24 1 Ledger Sheets - Cotton Seed Sales, 1979-1980
Printed Material
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24 2 Cotton Loan Rates - Charts, 1974-1984 and undated



 

Printed Material

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24 3 The Cotton Trade Journal, High Plains Supplement (Boll Weevil), 1964
4 The Texas Farmer-Stockman July (Roy Forkner Cover), 1965



 

Canyon Cotton Company Incorporated

Financial Material
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25 1 Ginning Account, 1979-1980
2 Ledger Sheets, 1979
3 Ledger Sheets, 1981