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[News Script: Hearing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about James L. Matthews, who is wanted for violating his parole. Matthews was arrested
Date: August 20, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Parnell]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the embezzlement trial of M. Parnell, former director of the Physician's Life and Accident Insurance Company of America.
Date: August 21, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: School shooting]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a school shooting that occurred at Lincoln High school. Jerry Don Harper got arrested for having the weapon.
Date: September 11, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Marine reserve]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the naval air station in Grand Prairie where over 300 marine air reservists showed up for flights to west coast maneuvers. #2 Cougar Jets were scheduled to take of this morning. The F9F pilots travel in groups pf four, 20 minutes apart. There were delays in flights due to the weather.
Date: August 18, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Cowboy town]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about "Cowboy Town", a small reproduction of an Old West town, complete with actors playing the part of townspeople, located between Dallas and Fort Worth.
Date: August 15, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Jewels]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a replica of Great Britain's Crown Jewels being displayed in Fort Worth as part of a tour put on by the British Overseas Airways Corporation's.
Date: August 15, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Crash kills six]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about six youths dying in a car accident southwest of San Antonio.
Date: August 17, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Diving]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Southwestern AAU Junior Olympics swimming and diving meet in Fort Worth.
Date: August 16, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Pearl Buck]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an author, who came to Dallas to claim her prizes. Novelist Pearl Buck arrived for the 6th annual Club Woman's Forum.
Date: September 16, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Parnell trial ]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about testimony that begins today, in Dallas Criminal District Court number 3. A jury of 7 men and 5 women hear the states case against former insurance official Dallas Parnell, charged with embezzlement. Louis Molnar told of how Parnell and other founders of the firm bought stock sold publicly at eleven dollars for one dollar. Guy Hamman awaits a retrial as his 10 year prison sentence was set aside on appeal. Three checks, books and company records are offered into evidence by the state before Judge Brown recesses the trial until tomorrow.
Date: August 19, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Iraquis]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Brook Hollow Exchange Park Civitan Club meets to hear Iraqi attorneys Mohammed Al-Basheer, George Naoum Razzuk and Jawdet Al-Yacoubi. Civitan President Norman Tharp, introduces Bill Cannon wo then introduces Razzuk who believes that a United Arab confederacy is needed in the Middle East. He believes the United States and England were wrong in sending troops to the middle east and that Western nations have made a mistake in supporting corrupt governments in Arab nations. He says Isreal will have to be eliminated by war or other means. Basheer is interviewed by Jim Murray of the Texas News.
Date: August 19, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Furs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about George Liebes, the head of the fur department at Neiman Marcus tells the ladies that this is the best year that furs have ever known. Such coats modeled in the trapeze line at the showing at Neimans are that of a blonde dyed otter coat, red fox, nutria, leopard wrap coat, Australian opossum and mink.
Date: August 18, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Shoplifter]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Dallas police questioning a shoplifter who used a hula hoop as a distraction while he stole merchandise.
Date: August 21, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Commissioners]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Tarrant County Commissioners Court meeting for the first time under new county judge Marvin Simpson.
Date: August 18, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Judge Brown honored]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about County Judge Brown being honored after ten years of service.
Date: August 21, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Warehouse]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the opening of the Ben E. Keith Company's new general offices and plant in Fort Worth.
Date: August 17, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Parnell trial]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about jury selection in the embezzlement trial of Dallas M. Parnell of Waco.
Date: August 18, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Crippled kids]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the president of United Auto Workers Local at Bell Helicopter plant presenting the children of the Fort Worth Society for Crippled Children with a specially-made stationary bicycle to assist in the children's recovery.
Date: August 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script:Casa Manana ]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Casa Manana Ft. Worth's Production Theater begins rehearsals for the fourth musical in the summer series "The Merry Widow that will run for one week." The director Michael Pollock calls the cast together for the first time and it includes Jim Hawthorne, Beverly Sills, Joan Carroll. Music is under the direction of William Baer
Date: August 13, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script:Girder]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about another link in the North South Stemmons Freeway in Dallas is added just north of the city's triple underpass. The expressway is part of a 20 million dollar highway construction and will link the Ft. Worth Dallas turnpike on the south with U.S. highway 77 running to Denton. Eventually it will contribute to a thruway connecting the north and south boundaries of Dallas county.
Date: August 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Judge resigns]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tarrant County Judge Brown resigning after nearly two decades.
Date: August 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Boyd badmen]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a gun battle in Boyd between police and criminals.
Date: August 14, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Jaycees]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth Jaycees assisting in the move of the Sunshine Haven home for mentally challenged children.
Date: August 16, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Sistrunk]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about James Pierce Sistrunk of Irving confessing to the non-fatal shooting of Coy Hubert Herrin.
Date: August 16, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script