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[News Script: Car in home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about young Robert Gary Radcliffe accidentally crashing his mother's car into James Fairchild's living room.
Date: October 27, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cops Retire]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ernest O. Bradshaw of the Fort Worth police force and W.E. Edd Ruckman of the detective force both retired as civil servants.
Date: October 27, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Fighters]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about professional boxer, Buddy Turman, boxing match against Donnie Fleeman at the Dallas Memorial Auditorium.
Date: October 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Iron bridge reservoir]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the construction of the Iron Bridge Reservoir on the Sabine River.
Date: October 27, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Legal secretaries]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about legal secretaries shadowing court judges in the Dallas Court District.
Date: October 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Immigrants]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about George and Vera Kyriakides immigrating to the United States from Germany with the help of Emmett Godfrey.
Date: October 27, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mel Price]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an interview with Maurice Carson, head of the republican party in Dallas. The interview mentions the political controversy on Mel Price.
Date: October 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Awards]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Air Traffic Control Specialists being awarded for their work at the Federal Aviation Agency. The ceremony took place at the Carter Field Airport at Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: October 27, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Fatalities]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fatal car accident with a freight train on the Cotton Belt rail line.
Date: October 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Sweepstakes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Dallas couple winning fifty-six thousand dollars in the Irish Hospitals' Sweepstakes.
Date: October 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: United fund tex news]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the United Fund holding its annual report meeting and award ceremony in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: October 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Hijacker]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the arrest of Jesse C. Kimbrough for the armed robbery of the Safeway store.
Date: October 19, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Water Ski]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Third Annual Lone Star Water Ski Championships taking place at Fort Worth.
Date: July 25, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: New version of an old past time]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an entrepreneur reinventing the hoop-rolling past time into an actual toy called the Wheal and Dealer.
Date: November 15, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ballot Boxes ]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about ballot boxes moved out of Fort Worth's city hall for proposed charter amendments.
Date: November 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Absentee voting in Dallas]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about absentee voting at the bond election in Dallas .
Date: November 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Bob Hope]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about actors, Bob Hope and Jerry Colona, arriving at the Dallas' Love Field Airport before leaving to Florida.
Date: November 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: TCU rally]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a pep-rally at the Texas Christian University.
Date: November 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Perot]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Bob Sirkin about Ross Perot's campaign and membership drive for his organization, United We Stand America, which will monitor the voting records of elected officials. This story includes footage of Perot at a press conference, an excerpt from an interview with Larry King on CNN, an excerpt from a commercial series produced to promote the membership drive, and Perot playing Patsy Cline's song "Crazy" to press.
Date: January 11, 1993
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Local Baseball]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Linda Frederick about ticket sales for the Texas Rangers baseball team, Nolan Ryan's last season with the Rangers, and the planned opening of the new Rangers stadium in 1994. This story includes people purchasing tickets from a box office, footage from a baseball game, ticket agents, and unidentified men watching a televised game speak about the team's prospects for this season. An unidentified agent is interviewed about ticket sales and an unidentified woman speaks about her inability to purchase tickets to the opening day game with Nolan Ryan. The story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: April 5, 1993
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Vandergriff]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Linda Frederick about the history of Arlington Stadium (previously Turnpike Stadium) which had once been the home to the minor league team the Dallas Fort Worth Spurs and later became the home of the Major League team, The Texas Rangers. Frederick interviews Tom Vandergriff from his family's regular seats at the stadium about the history of the stadium and his plans to throw the first pitch at the first game of the team's last season in the stadium. The story includes archival footage of the building of Turnpike Stadium, the opening game of 1972 including Vanessa Vandergriff singing the National Anthem, pitcher David Clyde in 1973, Billy Martin, and Nolan Ryan. The story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: April 9, 1993
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Vandergriff]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about opening day for the Texas Rangers at Arlington Stadium. This story includes footage of Rangers fans entering the stadium and purchasing commemorative programs, Tom Vandergriff and Harold Plumley being honored for holding season tickets since the first game at Arlington, Vanessa singing the National Anthem, and Tom Vandergriff throwing the first pitch. Also included is archival footage of Vanessa singing and Tom throwing the pitch at the 1972 opening game. The story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: April 9, 1993
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Hearing asked for fired profs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about two Texas Tech professors who were fired in a closed meeting getting a hearing to see if their termination was just.
Date: July 16, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Insurance hearing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the state senate's general investigation into the Preferred Life Insurance company.
Date: February 27, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections