[News Clip: Defense Secretary Arrives in Dallas ; Add to Wilson ; Plane Crash ; Husband, Wife Dead in Double Shooting ; Youth Admits Fort Worth Holdups]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany five news stories. The first segment shows Defense Secretary Charles Wilson arriving in Dallas. Second is a story about a military parade, followed by the account of a plane crash near Maypearl, Texas. The fourth story is about Gaines Tanner killing his wife, then himself. The last segment covers two young men and their crime wave in Fort Worth.

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1 film (6 min., 30 sec.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) August 14, 1956.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Defense Secretary Arrives in Dallas ; Add to Wilson ; Plane Crash ; Husband, Wife Dead in Double Shooting ; Youth Admits Fort Worth Holdups]
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Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany five news stories. The first segment shows Defense Secretary Charles Wilson arriving in Dallas. Second is a story about a military parade, followed by the account of a plane crash near Maypearl, Texas. The fourth story is about Gaines Tanner killing his wife, then himself. The last segment covers two young men and their crime wave in Fort Worth.

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1 film (6 min., 30 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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KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

This collection contains photographs, video, and scripts from news stories produced by the KXAS-NBC 5 station during its early years.

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[News Script: Defense Secretary Arrives in Dallas] (Script)

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[News Script: Defense Secretary Arrives in Dallas], ark:/67531/metadc306195/

[News Script: Add to Wilson] (Script)

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[News Script: Plane Crash] (Script)

[News Script: Plane Crash]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the crash of a Vought F-8 Crusader jet in a cotton field east of Maypearl, Texas.

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[News Script: Plane Crash], ark:/67531/metadc306200/

[News Script: Husband, Wife Dead in Double Shooting] (Script)

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Gaines Tanner killing his wife and then himself.

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[News Script: Youth Admits Fort Worth Holdups] (Script)

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about two young men behind a crime wave in Fort Worth.

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  • August 14, 1956

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Defense Secretary Arrives in Dallas ; Add to Wilson ; Plane Crash ; Husband, Wife Dead in Double Shooting ; Youth Admits Fort Worth Holdups], video, August 14, 1956; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc307678/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.