Oral History

Robert & Ellen Solender

Robert Solender was the head of the advertising department at the Dallas Times Herald in 1963. His wife, Southern Methodist University law professor Ellen Solender, was the vice president of the Dallas chapter of the League of Women Voters. Both of them attended the Adlai Stevenson event on U.N. Day and were at the Dallas Trade Mart luncheon on the day of the assassination. Recorded October 27, 2004.

Mr. Solender passed away on November 10, 2008.  Mrs. Solender passed away on August 1, 2015.