[News Clip: McKeon Court Martial is Called Mistake ; Marciano ; Tarrant County 4-H Club Fair Opens ; Police Identify Amnesia Victim ; Bird and Cat]

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Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany five news stories. The first is about Timothy Murphy, National Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, visiting Dallas for the organization's 37th National Encampment. He campaigns for veteran's pensions and thinks the court martial of Sergeant Matthew McKeon is a mistake. Next is a story about Rocky Marciano and his relationship to a real estate company that is developing Lake Echo. The third covers the first annual Tarrant County 4-H Club Fair and its events, and the fourth is about the Fort Worth Police Department identifying a ... continued below

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1 film (8 min., 16 sec.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) August 10, 1956.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: McKeon Court Martial is Called Mistake ; Marciano ; Tarrant County 4-H Club Fair Opens ; Police Identify Amnesia Victim ; Bird and Cat]
  • Series Title: NBC News Clips

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Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany five news stories. The first is about Timothy Murphy, National Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, visiting Dallas for the organization's 37th National Encampment. He campaigns for veteran's pensions and thinks the court martial of Sergeant Matthew McKeon is a mistake. Next is a story about Rocky Marciano and his relationship to a real estate company that is developing Lake Echo. The third covers the first annual Tarrant County 4-H Club Fair and its events, and the fourth is about the Fort Worth Police Department identifying a amnesiac woman as Irma Handley. The final story is about a kitten named Punkin and a parakeet named Blue Boy.

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1 film (8 min., 16 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: Tarrant County 4-H Club Fair Opened], ark:/67531/metadc306194/

[News Script: McKeon Court Martial is Called Mistake] (Script)

[News Script: McKeon Court Martial is Called Mistake]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Timothy Murphy, National Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, visiting Dallas for the organization's 37th National Encampment. He campaigns for veteran's pensions and thinks the court martial of Sergeant Matthew McKeon is a mistake.

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[News Script: Police Identify Amnesia Victim] (Script)

[News Script: Police Identify Amnesia Victim]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth Police Department identifying a amnesiac woman as Irma Handley.

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[News Script: Police Identify Amnesia Victim], ark:/67531/metadc306087/

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a kitten named Punkin and a parakeet named Blue Boy.

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  • August 10, 1956

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: McKeon Court Martial is Called Mistake ; Marciano ; Tarrant County 4-H Club Fair Opens ; Police Identify Amnesia Victim ; Bird and Cat], video, August 10, 1956; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc307711/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.