|Terrence Miller Clark's masterpiece portrait of Will Rogers|
America mourned, but for Okies the loss was even greater-- they were everyone's heroes, idolized during the tough Depression years.
|The photo Dad used to draw from|
As far as I'm concerned Dad, a relatively unknown poor Okie boy, set the example that Charles Banks Wilson years later followed or whatever for a much less detailed but famous color portrait of Will. You can see for yourself.
|The memorial near Wiley Post's grave|
Here are Dad's portrait, Wiley's grave memorial, and the key to all the people in Dad's portrait.