Edward Kelly was in the Army for 17 years. He bought the Tennison Company in Houston, now known as Kelly Industries, and became the President and General manager of the Company.
He taught at the University of Oregon.
Elkins, Thomas A., 1936- -- Interviews ;
Police officers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ; African American Police--Interviews ; Police--Race discrimination ;
Houston Police Department ; Oral histories.
Before coming to Houston in 1941, Thomas A. Elkins lived in Tuscon, Ariz. He loved driving motor cycles. In 1958, he joined the Houston Police Department as a motor cycle officer. He talks about the prejudice some people had about Black Police...