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[News Clip: Banker Fails to Identify Robbery Suspects ; Hijacker ; TV Performer to Tour Texas Cities ; Bonehads]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany four news stories. The first is about a banker who was robbed by two men. The robbers took the banker's money and $254 in change from his bank. The banker is unable to identify the men in a police lineup. After that is a story about John R. Walker, a man who was arrested for the theft of $103 and a car. The third is about Pinky Lee visiting Fort Worth and Dallas following his collapse during a television program. The final story is about the Dallas Bonehead Club making humorous suggestions regarding Dallas' fouled water.
Date: August 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Greyhound]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/ NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Linda Frederick, about breeding greyhounds to race and sell. Richard Martin is interviewed at his dog farm. The story aired at 5:00 P.M.
Date: November 2, 1987
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Model T's]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Jack Helsel, about Jim Watkins' collection of Ford Model T's. The footage features Watkins' museum containing restored Model T's, as well as an interview with him. The story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: October 21, 1986
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Reunion]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about ten thousand settlers assembling for the 64th annual Johnson County Old Settlers Reunion. The video shows spectators and performers at Alvarado's town square.
Date: August 7, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Tornado, Parade, Baseball]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about a tornado and severe weather in Cleburne, Midlothian, and Britton, and the damage that was sustained, a carnival to be held at the Fair Park Foods Building in Dallas, Texas, as a fund raising project for the National Polio Foundation, and a dinner honoring two Texas League baseball players who set and broke the home run record.
Date: August 31, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Accidents]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about two separate accidents: one involving a gravel truck and a passenger train and the other involving two family automobiles.
Date: September 10, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Alvarado cools off for hot reunion]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Mayor of Alvarado ordering all male residents of the town to wear Bermuda shorts as a publicity stunt for an upcoming reunion.
Date: July 5, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Banker Fails to Identify Robbery Suspects]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a banker who was robbed by two men. The robbers took the banker's money and $254 in change from his bank. The banker is unable to identify the men in a police lineup.
Date: August 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Burleson]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Burleson school district asking for a tax increase to fund their new high school.
Date: July 14, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Burleson group protests higher school taxes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a dispute in the small town of Cleburne over property value increases resulting in higher taxes on school bonds.
Date: June 25, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Burleson man loses third of business]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Burleson feed store owner losing a portion of his building after Johnson County officials route the path of a new highway interchange through his property.
Date: May 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Burleson tax case]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about property owners in Burleson protesting sudden increases in property taxes after the community's land was revalued at a higher rate by local government.
Date: June 26, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cleburne family has second home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the McCready family traveling to the annual Mrs. America contest in a converted school bus complete with beds, stove, ice box, and other conveniences.
Date: March 12, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cleburne receives Santa Fe engine]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Santa Fe railroad company presenting an antique steam locomotive to the town of Cleburne, to be placed as a monument in one of the city's parks.
Date: April 26, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cleburne schools]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an open house at public school buildings in Cleburne.
Date: February 11, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Contestant still in running]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Celladore Tulie Poinsetta Houston Crockett, a Cleburne, Texas woman who will be a contestant on television's "The 64-Thousand Dollar Question."
Date: March 7, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Contestant still in running]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Cleburne woman appearing on a Fort Worth television game show.
Date: March 7, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Crop duster lives but plane wrecked]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about crop-dusting pilot Robert Lee Bowman being critically injured in the crash of his bi-wing plane.
Date: October 2, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: F.F.A. champ]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Cleburne high school student, Garland Leon Caroll, awarded top honors at the state Future Farmers of America convention for his agricultural projects.
Date: July 19, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Flares fizzle]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a test of aerial photographic flash flares by the Chance Vought Aircraft company in the skies over Cleburne and Midlothian.
Date: September 22, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Haircuts brand football indians]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about players of the Alvarado High School football team getting mohawk haircuts as a team trademark.
Date: September 9, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Jack Todd is on trial for murder]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the trial of Dallas ex-convict Jack Todd, accused of fatally shooting a man following a bar fight. Todd's trial is moved to Cleburne by Dallas District Judge Henry King to ensure fairness.
Date: February 23, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Kirk]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Cleburn rest home operator Agnes Kirk receiving a sizable inheritance from a former boarder who attempted to sexually assault her.
Date: March 12, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mansfield]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Mansfield's dedication of a new city hall.
Date: September 16, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections