George Potter's work as an oil-field machinist lasted until at least April 3, 1930 when the census-taker came through. The family is still all there in one place, and George answered "yes" to the question "Did you work yesterday."
|Envelope of letter to George Potter in Quay|
April 8, 1930
(from cousin Oren Kennedy in Erie, PA)
|Note on reverse of|
card to George.
The "wolf bite" just
hadn't kicked in yet.
|Birthday Card for George Potter's 55th Birthday|
10 April 1930
from his cousin Oren Kennedy (1876-1951) in Erie PA
The 1930 census also lists the Potter's address as "Section 6" of Eagle Township, Payne County, Oklahoma. That would be the upper left hand square on the following map; south-east of whatever was left of Quay after the fires.
|Survey Map of Eagle Twp OK|