1 negative : b&w ; 6 x 6 cm. (2 x 2 in.)..
Negative taken for November 19, 1958, Arkansas Gazette article "Ponder Quads, Diamond Hunt Mark Murfreesboro Visit," B1:2. The Ponder quadruplets, Danny, Dickey, Donna and Dewey (born January 14, 1952), dressed in matching jerseys from the Crater of Diamonds State Park, were born on a farm near Murfreesboro, Pike County, Arkansas. They are attending school for the first time.
Title supplied from photographer.
Also available via the Internet at the Arkansas History Commission site.
Part of the Arkansas History Commission's Stage One Digitization project funded by the Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council.
Copyright restrictions applying to use or reproduction of this image are available from the Arkansas History Commission.
Ernest Cecil "Ernie" Deane (1911-1991) was an Arkansas native, journalist, soldier, teacher, folklorist and historian. He is best known as the writer of the original Arkansas Traveler (1956-1965) newspaper column in the Arkansas Gazette for which most of the negatives in this collection were made.