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[News Script: Coke Bottles]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Coca Cola truck that spilled twenty cases of soda when it hit a bump at an intersection in Dallas. Volunteers helped the driver, O. K. Harrison, clean up the mess.
Date: July 11, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Commissioners]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the voted pay raise from the commissioners to the works in comparison to the commissioners themselves.
Date: December 18, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Condemned negro baptised in jail]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the baptism of Willie Lee Gage, a convicted rapist awaiting execution at the Tarrant County jail. Gage is baptized into the Pentecostal Church a month before he is scheduled to die in the electric chair at Huntsville Prison.
Date: February 4, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Convention]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about democrats taking control of Texas after a state convention.
Date: September 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Commissioners]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Tarrant county commissioners studying bids on the construction of a proposed new Civil Court building. The Butcher-Sweeney company is recommended by architect Wyatt Hedrick.
Date: December 13, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Congressman Alger]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about people greeting Congressman Bruce Alger in Dallas.
Date: August 2, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Conference]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a meeting of the Southwest conference faculty committee. They discuss adding Houston to the conference and other topics.
Date: December 7, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Confessed Slayer Accused of Perjury]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Mrs. Opal Hague, who yesterday confessed in court to killing Ernest Allbright. Today, a new charge of perjury is taken against her.
Date: December 13, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cop disarmed]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a search for a negro in Dallas. Police say the man disarmed policeman M. P. Southall.
Date: November 30, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Charlie May Allen trial]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the start of testimony at the trial of Charlie Mae Allen, a Fort Worth woman accused of election fraud.
Date: February 19, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: City Hall Porter Admits Robberies]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Lavarn "Lightning" Lighner, who admits to robbing six service stations in the past month. In the day, he worked at police headquarters. He was arrested by Saginaw police officers Ben Moorman and Mike Howard.
Date: January 31, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Civil Defense]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the launching of the new operation of a Ground Observer Corps in Fort Worth, which will be trained to detect rooftop-hopping aircraft.
Date: January 3, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Charlie Mae Named In Three Indictments]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the trial of Charlie Mae Allen, a female African American judge of precinct 120 in Fort Worth who was charged with election fraud.
Date: September 18, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: City gets the bird]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the city of Fort Worth adopting an official bird: the cardinal.
Date: February 3, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cotton Bowl]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the low ticket sales for the Cotton Bowl.
Date: December 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Coke Truck Accident]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a truck laden with Coca-Cola collided with a panel truck. 960 bottles of soda spilled into an intersection.
Date: August 19, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Commissioner Loses Air Conditioned Cars]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Tarrant County Commissioner Henderson, who is denied the purchase of two air-conditioned cars he wanted to purchase for his employees. He maintains that air conditioning would ensure the health of his employees.
Date: November 19, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Commissioners]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the commissioners hearing an appeal to create a Fire Marshal position for Mason Lankford.
Date: December 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Corsicana Strike]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a violent strike at Oil City Iron Works in Corsicana.
Date: January 13, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections