Thelma Lee Conant Trout graduated from Arkadelphia High School in 1952 and Ouachita Baptist University in 1957. She married Ollie Trout in 1955. Thelma taught school while Ollie pastored churches in Arkansas, Missouri, Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Michigan, and Indiana. They also served as home missionaries for the Southern Baptist Convention, and Thelma wrote curriculum for children's programs.
There are three sets of Vacation Bible School materials in this collection: Truth Travelers (2001), Amazon Outfitters (2002), and Kingdom Caper (2003). Items included are videos, CDs, skit transcripts, promotional materials, teaching guides, lesson plans, and a Bible.
Thelma Trout Collection of Vacation Bible School Materials. Arkansas Baptist State Convention Collection. Riley-Hickingbotham Archives and Special Collections, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, Arkansas.