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[News Clip: Dog Bite Victim, Assault Trial of Sexton Postponed, Murder and Suicide Verdict in Deaths]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about locating a six year old boy named King Lear, who was bitten by a dog that was later determined to be rabid, a murder-suicide that orphaned three young boys, and postponing the trial of Frank Sexton because the jury pool was too small to try a death penalty case.
Date: August 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Railroad]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Jack Brown about Southern Pacific Railroads potentially cancelling stops through smaller towns, such as Kaufman, Texas, which could negatively affect the economy and jobs in those smaller towns. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: December 13, 1977
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Buckner fire]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fire at the Buckner Orphans Home east of Dallas, which caused $2500 worth of damage but no injuries. Also covered, a story about one Crandall home destroyed and two others damaged in a fire.
Date: April 7, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Burglars]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the arrest of five people in connection to more than 40 separate burglaries in Dallas and Kaufman counties.
Date: February 8, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cotton]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 1957's first bale of cotton grown in North Texas being processed at the Dietz cotton gin at Crandall.
Date: August 7, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dallas bomb scare]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a large bomb found on a ranch between Seagoville and Forney. Dallas officers believe the bomb is a dud used in training exercises.
Date: April 18, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dinner honors college prexy]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a dinner in Fort Worth honoring President A. V. Isbelle of Southwestern Christian College.
Date: November 24, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: First plane flight]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a homemade plane built by Cecil "Red" Ferguson taking it's first flight at Terrell municipal airport.
Date: January 15, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Flood threat]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a break in a levee near Crandall in Kaufman county putting the area at risk for flooding.
Date: June 6, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Food poisoning]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about one hundred people being afflicted with food poisoning after attending a dinner and dance at the Terrell Country Club.
Date: September 6, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Forney fire]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fire in Forney that destroyed one building and damaged two others.
Date: August 11, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Kaufman]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a disagreement between Kaufman county sheriff and a highway patrolman that made it to Kaufman county court. The patrolman accused the sheriff of bribery.
Date: November 9, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Kaufman]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a late-night tornado striking the town of Kaufman, causing $100,000 worth of damage.
Date: March 11, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Kidnap]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a teenage Pentecostal minister being kidnapped at a service station and later recovered unharmed.
Date: February 7, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Massey]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about former Rockwall High School football player Carlton Massey honored by his school for being offered a professional contract to play for the Cleveland Browns.
Date: January 27, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering two news stories. The first story is about the retrial of a former Dallas payroll clerk convicted of criminally assaulting a housewife in front of her children. The second story is about "Cans for Kansas" week in Fort Worth, a food drive gathering supplies for areas of Kansas and Missouri struck by severe flooding.
Date: July 31, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Plane Crash]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a plane crash involving pilot Ira Porter outside of Warsaw. The cause of the crash is under investigation while also dealing with cleaning the crash scene. The first on the scene of the crash was four Teavy brothers, Floyd, Lloyd, J.C., and Arley.
Date: June 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Sam dedicates]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about dedication ceremonies for Terrell's new federal building.
Date: October 1, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Sheriff and Suspect Wounded in Gunplay]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a gunfight in a vacant house in Kaufman county. Sheriff James Becker, farmer L. C. Gary, C. K. Lang, and Jim Baggett were involved in the incident.
Date: November 11, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Terrell Chapel]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a small chapel at the Terrell State Hospital in Terrell, Texas.
Date: August 5, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Train]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a train derailment of fourteen cars of a three-hundred car Texas and Pacific Freight train in Terrell.
Date: February 25, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections