Howard Hughes (Class of 1927):Howard Hughes, and his Quirks, on the Big Screen
(New York Times)Marcus Epperson (1926 - 2016):On November 1, Marcus Epperson passed away. A native Texan, he attended Tyler Junior College and graduated from Rice in 1951 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He spent most of his career with Tidewater Oil which became Getty Oil and then was purchased by Texaco until he retired in 1990. He is survived by, among others, his wife of 56 years, Ann. Click here for he Tyler Morning Telegraph obituary. Rice History Corner:
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