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[News Clip: Elvis] (Video)

[News Clip: Elvis]

Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Jim Murray about Elvis Presley's visit to the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas Texas before an appearance in Waco that evening. The story begins with silent footage of tailor Dan Runner carrying pants that were pressed and altered for Presley and includes shots of two unidentified female fans, jeweler Joe Sidwebber on the telephone with his daughter, Maurice Rueben and Freda Lentz standing in front of a store holding a hat, Dan Runner addressing the camera, photographer Winnie Johnson in front of her portrait studio where Elvis was photographed, restaurant owners Angelo and Catherine Balantos in front of their cafe where Presley earlier ate a bowl of chili, and a group of young women in front of the restaurant getting a souvenir.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Elvis], item, October 12, 1956; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc333680/m1/1/: accessed January 15, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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