[News Clip: Tree-Watering Device, Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes, News Briefs -- Patty, Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Tap Water, Sonny Evans, Democrats, Gorilla]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about a homemade tree-saving device, created by Fort Worth police detective T. M. Wood; Captain Charles Walker, a student pilot from Perrin Air Force Base, who crashed his T-33 jet training plane and died; the brief appearance of singer Patty Page in Dallas, Texas, en route to marry movie director Charles O'Curran; the salty drinking water in Dallas, which comes from the Red River; the arrest of teenager Sonny Evans, who was found in a car near the scene of a tavern where somebody had ... continued below

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1 film (10 min., 56 sec.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) September 7, 1956.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Tree-Watering Device, Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes, News Briefs -- Patty, Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Tap Water, Sonny Evans, Democrats, Gorilla]
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Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about a homemade tree-saving device, created by Fort Worth police detective T. M. Wood; Captain Charles Walker, a student pilot from Perrin Air Force Base, who crashed his T-33 jet training plane and died; the brief appearance of singer Patty Page in Dallas, Texas, en route to marry movie director Charles O'Curran; the salty drinking water in Dallas, which comes from the Red River; the arrest of teenager Sonny Evans, who was found in a car near the scene of a tavern where somebody had torn off the back screen, supposedly in a burglary effort; disagreements between conservative democrats and liberal democrats in Fort Worth; and the arrival of a 16-pound baby girl gorilla, from New York, at Forest Park Zoo in Fort Worth, Texas.

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1 film (10 min., 56 sec.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.

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  • Preferred Citation: NBC 5/KXAS Television News Collection (AR0776), University of North Texas Special Collections

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[News Script: Tree-Watering Device] (Script)

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a homemade tree-saving device, created by Fort Worth police detective T. M. Wood.

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[News Script: Tree-Watering Device], ark:/67531/metadc306395/

[News Script: Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes] (Script)

[News Script: Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Captain Charles Walker, a student pilot from Perrin Air Force Base, who crashed his T-33 jet training plane and died.

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[News Script: Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes], ark:/67531/metadc306298/

[News Script: News Briefs -- Patty] (Script)

[News Script: News Briefs -- Patty]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the brief appearance of singer Patty Page in Dallas, Texas, en route to marry movie director Charles O'Curran.

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[News Script: News Briefs -- Patty], ark:/67531/metadc306289/

[News Script: Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water] (Script)

[News Script: Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the salty drinking water in Dallas, which comes from the Red River.

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[News Script: Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water], ark:/67531/metadc306293/

[News Script: Gorilla] (Script)

[News Script: Gorilla]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the arrival of a 16-pound baby girl gorilla, from New York, at Forest Park Zoo in Fort Worth, Texas.

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[News Script: Gorilla], ark:/67531/metadc306417/

[News Script: Democrats] (Script)

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[News Script: Democrats], ark:/67531/metadc306220/

[News Script: Sonny Evans] (Script)

[News Script: Sonny Evans]

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[News Script: Sonny Evans], ark:/67531/metadc306367/

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Tree-Watering Device, Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes, News Briefs -- Patty, Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Tap Water, Sonny Evans, Democrats, Gorilla], video, September 7, 1956; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc307601/: accessed June 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.