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Charlie Finley
Mr. Finley was well known around town for the family's paint and wallpaper business but he also had a small cattle business on the side and was an avid hunter.   In the late 1930s he served the state of Florida as a Game Warden ("for 11 years") and then ... Read more
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The Oral History Program
The Oral History Program In the early 1970s Hatabel Hyer (a member of one of Orlando's oldest families) was interested in recording the history of our community and, taking a portable recorder into the homes of older residents to record their stories, ... Read more
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Roger A. Barker
For more than 22 years, Circuit Judge Roger A.  Barker demonstrated his keen skill for the law, hearing cases in the 9th Judicial Circuit.  ``He was a man of extreme intellect; he was what they call a judge's judge,'' said Circuit Judge Belvin P ... Read more