[News Script: Body found] Part: 1 of 4
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BODY FOUND 1-1-1
Two weeks ago, 13-year-old Kenneth Carver Ewing,
a Dallas Negro boy, ran away from home. Today,
his body-was found floating in a Fair Park lagoon
by a city employee. The cause of the boy's death
is not immediately apparent.
PAN UP TO JP RICHBURG
Justice of the Peace Richburg arrives to begin
an inquest into the death. He says he will order
an autopsy and is withholding a verdict pending
the autopsy results and further investigation by
Ewing's body remained unidentified until viewed
by the boy's father at Parkland hospital. The
father told officers that his son ran away from
their South Dallas home January 7th. i pinp
A portion of
young Ewing's shirt was ripped away at the sleeve.
The father later explained that the boy's mother
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Body found], item, January 23, 1959; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc959560/m1/1/: accessed February 19, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.