[News Clip: White Cries "Politics" at Drought Aid]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Texas Agriculture Commissioner John C. White's reaction to President Eisenhower's announcement about a drought relief program. The story begins with White reading an article about the announcement in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and a close-up of the newspaper. White addresses the camera and speaks about the announcement and his feelings that the aid was delayed to coincide with the national election.

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1 film (1 min., 29 sec.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) October 12, 1956.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: White Cries "Politics" at Drought Aid]
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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Texas Agriculture Commissioner John C. White's reaction to President Eisenhower's announcement about a drought relief program. The story begins with White reading an article about the announcement in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and a close-up of the newspaper. White addresses the camera and speaks about the announcement and his feelings that the aid was delayed to coincide with the national election.

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1 film (1 min., 29 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: White Cries "Politics" at Drought Aid] (Script)

[News Script: White Cries "Politics" at Drought Aid]

Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Texas Agriculture Commissioner White, who spoke about his disagreements with President Eisenhower's drought relief program.

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  • October 12, 1956

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: White Cries "Politics" at Drought Aid], video, October 12, 1956; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc938412/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.