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[News Script: Hungry Humphrey]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the massive appetite of wrestler Humphrey Pennyworth, who eats 78 plates of food at a Dallas cafeteria.
Date: January 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering three news stories. The first story is about a fire destroying a home on the outskirts of Fort Worth. Only the family dog was injured in the blaze. The second story is about a meeting of Texas wallpaper dealers where a model is presented wearing a dress made entirely of wallpaper. The third story is about a demonstration of safe and unsafe driving by Dallas Police.
Date: January 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Triple slaying]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a former Dallas County deputy sheriff, Jack Walter Medford, who shot his wife and young son to death before killing himself. Medford and his wife had separated a few days before the shooting.
Date: January 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs one]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering five news stories. The first story is about a young New Mexico boy who ran away from home and hitchhiked to Fort Worth being returned to his parents. The second story is about a citywide marble tournament for Dallas youths. The third story is about the murder trial of Hansel Freeman Emory, a local man accused of stabbing another man to death with a pair of pliers during an altercation at White Rock Lake. The fourth story is about Norman Cousins, editor of the Saturday Review of Literature, delivering a lecture in Dallas. The fifth story is about Jim Betts, a Dallas flying instructor and professional parachute jumper, practicing for an upcoming skydiving stunt.
Date: April 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs one]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering three news stories. The first story is about an award for social service presented to community organizer Elmer Scott by the Dallas Social Welfare Organization. The second story is about a man injured in downtown Dallas after his car collided with a truck. The third story is about a new commissioner of internal revenue in Texas, John B. Dunlap.
Date: June 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: VFW awards]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Veterans of Foreign Wars hosting an awards dinner at the conclusion of their weeklong convention in Dallas.
Date: June 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Highway ceremony]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a ceremony on the Dallas-Rockwall County line commemorating the completion of the longest stretch of four-lane highway in Dallas.
Date: July 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an overturned trailer truck on highway 183, and members of the Mexican entry in the Davis Cup Tennis Matches flying through Dallas en route to New York.
Date: July 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Water wizard]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Martha Mitchell, a Dallas airline stewardess who also competes as a champion water skiier.
Date: July 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Licenses checked]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Dallas police initiative to crack down on unlicensed drivers in the city.
Date: September 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Miss Flame]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Miss Flame competition to recognize National Fire Prevention Week in Dallas.
Date: September 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Train-truck collision]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a collision between a train and a truck hauling gravel at a rail crossing in Dallas. The driver, William A. Robertson, suffered only minor scrapes in the accident.
Date: September 27, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ex burglar]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a burglar shot dead by a grocery store owner in Dallas.
Date: January 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Love Field bond vote]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the passage of a bond approving city funds to improve Love Field in Dallas.
Date: January 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: SMU gridders]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about eight members of the Southern Methodist University football team enlisting in the Marine Corps Reserve.
Date: February 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Giants in Dallas for Friday game]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a visit to Dallas by the New York Giants pro football team, to play a charity game against the Detroit Lions at the Cotton Bowl.
Date: August 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mounted wedding]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a wedding on horseback at the Grand Prairie Rodeo arena, in which A. D. Cooper and Maureen O'Donnell were married.
Date: September 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Two killed in Dallas mishaps]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about two deaths in Dallas county, one of which occurred when a man's boat caught on fire and another when his car overturned.
Date: September 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ann Miller]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about movie star Ann Miller coming to Dallas to publicize her movie "Kiss Me Kate."
Date: October 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Cardinal Opens Speaking Tour]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about James Francis Cardinal McIntyre opening the fourth annual Christian Culture Series speaking tour in Dallas.
Date: October 27, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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