[News Script: Lion] Part: 3 of 6
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of Small street, in et Northeast Grand ui
Prairie, to set a trap for the cub.
MED. GUY BY THE CAR
This was shortly after Bob Boroff spotted the
lion strolling casually between his house and
the one next door. Boroff says the lion almost
got hit by a car as it crossed the street, then
scampered off in the direction of a vacant house.
A safari of about eleven persons quickly take
up the search which was left off Wednesday after
the lion was last seen headed north from a
bull dog that was heading south. The two had a
brief encounter which ended in a draw. Grand
Prairie police lieutenant Fred Conover baits the
trap with a pound of fresh hamburger meat. The
idea is to offer the lion food before he gets
hungry enough to eat people. For his trouble,
Here’s what’s next.
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Lion], item, November 6, 1959; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc862387/m1/3/: accessed November 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.