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A continuation of the ceremony, Dr. Norton brings in Jim Shawn (sp?) to discuss the building of the house and the airport. Jim talks about Jason Matthews and the construction of his house. Jim discusses sod built houses (soddies/soddy) and compares them to adobe houses.
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Rio Grande Valley Oral Histories Collection; Quinta Mazatlan Historical Marker Ceremony - Part 02, 1985/09/01. ELIBR-0027. University Library, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, TX. Accessed via https://scholarworks.utrgv.edu/rgvoralhistories/533