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sh RIO GRANDE DISPUTE
TAKE THE TAPE IMMEDI'ATLEY AFTER TITLE
More than one-hundred years ago, the Rio Grande
ran this course between Texas and Mexico at El Paso.
But shortly after 1852, the river shifted course to
the south and moved a large plot of land to the
United States side. The boundary between the two
countries has been in dispute ever since. Today the
matter is settled in ceremonies conducted by Pres-
ident Johnson and Mexico's president Diaz Ordaz near
Juarez. Mexico receives four-hundred,thirty-seven
acres of land and a new boundary is drawn. Here are
some of the remarks made by President Johnson today
followed by a report from NBC newsman Ray Sherer
SOUND ON VTR UP FOR BEST OF STORY. TIME 3:15. END
CUE IS WHEN HE SAYS ! " THIS IS RAY SHERER WITH
THE PRESIDENTIAL PARTY."
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Rio Grande dispute], item, October 28, 1967; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc989998/m1/1/: accessed December 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.