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Harriss gymnasium undergoing demolition

Description: Photograph of the Harriss Gymnasium being demolished at the North Texas State College in 1956. Built in 1923 as a temporary Administration Building, it was later converted to a gym and unofficially named for Miss Beulah Harriss, the institution's first female coach. The building was demolished between 1954 and 1956 to make room for the new Administration Building, now known as the Hurley Administration Building. The McConnell Memorial Tower is visible in the background.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
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[News Script: Two negro girls die in Dallas fire]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Carolyn Jean Gratts and Arvella Gratts perishing in a fire, due to a kerosene stove explosion in their family's home.
Date: April 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Lucy wedding]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the wedding of Autherine Lucy and Reverend H. C. Foster in Dallas. Autherine Lucy was the first black student to attend the University of Alabama.
Date: April 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
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[News Script: Carswell]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 126 Carswell Air Base firemen receiving awards for the excellence of their fire prevention and safety work.
Date: April 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Midget cars]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the soap-box derby at Lake Worth and the debut of the Fort Worth-Dallas Metropolitan Micro-Midget Racing Association.
Date: April 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Buses]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about buses in Dallas running as usual despite the Supreme Court ruling that outlawed segregation on city buses.
Date: April 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Robber]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a would-be bank robber being arrested and tested for mental illness after attempting to rob the Fort Worth National Bank.
Date: April 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Telephone]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an unexpected walkout affecting the Dallas office of the Southwestern Bell Telephone Company.
Date: April 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Shivers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Governor Allan Shivers appearing in Fort Worth to whip up enthusiasm for precinct conventions.
Date: April 30, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Bandits]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tarrant County police officers arresting two teenagers for a service station robbery and car theft.
Date: April 26, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Hagler seeking job, return to "normalcy"]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about David F. Hagler seeking a return to normal life after the acquittal of the murder charges filed against him.
Date: April 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Rally]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the biggest rally to date for the Dallas MG car club with a grand total of 48 participants.
Date: April 23, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Berg wins Dallas Women's Open]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Patty Berg placing first in the Dallas Women's Open golf tournament at the Glenlakes Country Club in Dallas.
Date: April 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Killing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about James Edward Blythe being shot to death by police answering a disturbance call at the home of Blythe's ex-wife after the victim stabbed an officer.
Date: April 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Fire]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about fire leveling multiple frame houses in South Dallas.
Date: March 26, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Houses Shot Full of Holes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an unidentified gunman firing into homes and businesses in Fort Worth.
Date: April 30, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: News Briefs - Double killing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a murder/suicide in which Lee Carl Wylie murdered Mable Dillinger, then committed suicide.
Date: March 25, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Dance]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Cattle Raisers Roundup, a dance held by the Texas Cattlemen, during their 79th annual meeting at the Texas hotel in Fort Worth.
Date: March 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: County turned down Paddock park site]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tarrant County's decision to build new courts on the land of the existing courts, rather than moving to Paddock Park.
Date: March 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Chance Vought]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about management and unions at the Chance Vought aircraft plant coming to an agreement on wage increases for a new two-year contract.
Date: March 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Council agrees on paving compromise]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth city council adopting a new ordinance for the construction of city streets, and Mayor Garrison proclaims March 30 as Doctor's Day in Fort Worth.
Date: March 28, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script