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[News Script: Railway]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a construction project to build a new railroad link between Dallas and Denton.
Date: October 20, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Polio victim to get new home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Charles Barker, a Denton man who was paralyzed from polio, receiving a new home for him and his family, courtesy of his friends, the Denton Optimist club, and Denton craftsmen.
Date: July 25, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Candidates make final vote pleas]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the day before election day in Texas, with candidates making final campaign stops throughout the state. Governor Allan Shivers, seeking a third term, makes a statewide radio broadcast from the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas.
Date: July 23, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: CD moves]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Southwestern Regional Office of the Federal Civil Defense Administration moving from Dallas to Denton, due to the fear that Dallas will be a critical target in the event of nuclear war.
Date: March 31, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Storm]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a series of tornadoes striking towns across Texas, doing severe building damage but only killing one.
Date: March 25, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Sheriff]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Denton County Sheriff-Elect, Wylie H. Barnes, being shot in the stomach by a woman in his backyard. Barnes was critically injured but survived.
Date: July 28, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[Alumni Football Game Between North Texas and San Jose in 1954]

Description: Photograph of a group posing at the 1954 football game next to a black vehicle on the football field. There are four individuals in the image, two men wearing football uniforms jersey numbers 88 and 99 leaning next to the vehicle. One man is sitting on the drivers side of the vehicle, and a woman sitting on top of the back holding flowers. Behind the group the football fans are visible on the bleachers.
Date: October 1954