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[Letters from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, April 15-18, 1899]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Lula Dalton and is addressed to Linnet. In this letter, Lula details for Linnet the goings-on in Burnet, Texas. She discusses rainy weather they have been having, memories about Cuckle Burr Hill, updates about friends and their plans, sad news about a friend's death, and a dialogue about going riding with Flora. She details the prayer meeting they attended and how she accepted Jim's invitation to walk her home. She tells Linnet about her trip to Aunt Mat's and that is planning on visiting Linnet and staying for some time. She hopes that the two of them can go to Colorado together. Lula begins another letter the next night, Sunday April 16, 1899. In this letter, Lula continues to update Linnet on the goings-on in Burnet since Linnet's departure. She details what she did on that Sunday and also mentions past happenings with her family. She notes that she has made alterations to her sailor shirt, plans to go to Georgetown for Commencement,needs to make a cake for the Baptist supper, and discusses a conversation she and Jim had about Linnet. The remaining pages of the letter detail friends and town gossip. She closes this letter by noting that she must write to Mr. Taylor and hopes that Linnet has a goodnight. In a letter, written on Tuesday April 18, 1899, Lulu details the events which occurred Monday and they include: baking for the Baptist dinner, going to the depot to welcome the soldiers home, and attending the Baptist dinner. She also notes that she has received her handkerchiefs and is thinking of going to Austin to purchase clothing. She mentions they have planted their garden and closes the letter, wishing Linnet a goodnight.
Date: April 15, 1899
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Item Type: Letter

[News Clip: Jail Standards]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Jim Douglas, about overpopulation in jails. The footage shows committee meetings, jails, as well as an interview clip with Judge Mike Moncrief. The story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: December 3, 1986
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[News Clip: Jail Standards(1)]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Jim Douglas about jail overcrowding in Tarrant County. The footage features interviews with County Judge Mike Moncief and Roy English. The story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: December 3, 1986
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[News Script: Activities of the week]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering the major news stories of the past week, including the swearing-in of Gov. Allen Shivers at the State Capitol Building in Austin, Mardi Gras festivities in Fort Worth, "Man of the Year" awards presented by the Fort Worth and Dallas junior chamber of commerce clubs, and the annual athletic awards banquet for the Texas Christian University football team.
Date: February 4, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Freeway]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a group including city manager W.O. Jones and Harrell Ashburn going before the state highway commission to propose a freeway for Fort Worth's East Side.
Date: January 5, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Texas News Review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Tarrant county crime probe that included gamblers and a corrupt sheriff, a crime committee in the Texas House of Representatives having its first session, a month-long revival in Fort Worth hosted by Billy Graham, a round up of notable visitors in Dallas and Fort Worth, an art exhibit opening in Dallas, a fashion show, and, finally, an Alaskan visiting the continental United States for the first time in 26 years.
Date: April 1, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Texas news review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering major Texas news stories from the past week.
Date: August 12, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the police shooting of two infamous Dallas bank robbers after a chase, along with details of their past crimes. The package continues with ongoing coverage of severe statewide flooding, an explosion at a Dallas grocery store, an unsuccessful anti-segregation filibuster in the Texas Senate, the production of the final B-36 Bomber at the Corvair plant in Fort Worth, and the retirement of the nation's oldest railroad conductor.
Date: May 4, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a review of the week's most notable news stories.
Date: August 3, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script