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[News Script: Freeze nips fruit, makes driving risky]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about heavy sleet and freezing rain conditions across North Texas, resulting in heavy losses for local fruit crops and dangerous driving conditions.
Date: March 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Fire destroys Dallas bridge]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fire virtually destroying a bridge built on wood pilings over White Rock Creek north of Dallas. The cause of the blaze is unclear.
Date: August 27, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Military premiere]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the premiere of an Air Force-themed movie, attended by many veterans and airmen. The story is followed by news briefs on happenings in the Texas National Guard and the closure of the Forest Avenue Bridge across the Trinity River in Fort Worth for repairs.
Date: March 16, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Driver charged in fatal crash]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering two news stories. The first story is about a Burleson farmer charged with murder in a car accident caused by his driving while intoxicated that killed a Cleburne man. The second story is about a construction worker in Dallas killed after the bridge he was driving across in a tractor suddenly collapsed.
Date: July 15, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Accident]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an accident on a Fort Worth highway after a hydraulic dump truck malfunctions, sending its bed flying upward and crashing into an overpass. The driver is injured, but not critically.
Date: June 11, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Fort Worth detour]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the closing of the West Seventh Street bridge for 10 months to make necessary repairs and lengthen it.
Date: August 4, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Four are dead in Dallas accidents]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about four Dallas residents losing their lives in various accidents, including a car wreck, a house fire, and a drowning in a local park.
Date: September 11, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Foul play charged in circus death]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an investigation into the death of a circus worker reported to have fallen from a train between Dallas and Fort Worth. Foul play is suspected in the death.
Date: October 2, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Overpass will be completed by fall]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about construction on a Dallas overpass to ease traffic problems and a bridge across the Trinity River in another part of the city.
Date: August 6, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News brief - Bridge]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the tearing down of the old East Fourth Street Bridge in Fort Worth in order to build a new one.
Date: October 21, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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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 a ground breaking for the new Forest Avenue Bridge in Dallas.
Date: June 15, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Rain]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about minor flooding in Dallas and Fort Worth following a rains storm.
Date: April 24, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering the major news of the past week, including a gas explosion that blew apart a house in North Dallas and injured two women, a district judge ruling against a new garbage pickup schedule proposal by the City of Dallas, a visit to Texas by actress Kathy Grant, new wife of Bing Crosby, the sale of a decommissioned bridge over Lake Dallas on an unused stretch of State Highway 24, the announcement of a new president of the Fort Worth Cats baseball team, and further updates on the ongoing marijuana possession trial of Dallas exotic dancer Candy Barr.
Date: November 9, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Viaduct]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the closure of a Dallas overpass after a railway freight car carrying a large load of steel girders crashed into its supporting beams and caused a 30-foot crack to form in the structure.
Date: October 30, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Viaduct]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Dallas city council approving a purchase to help road construction across the Trinity river in East Dallas.
Date: June 18, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Truck]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a commercial truck becoming stuck underneath a rail overpass on a Fort Worth street. Authorities are unsure of how to extricate the vehicle.
Date: June 8, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Street projects near completion]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the completion of various road construction projects around Fort Worth, all part of efforts to expand the growing city's traffic capacity.
Date: March 14, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Truck turnover]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an accident that turned over Edwin Rentell's truck in Dallas.
Date: September 21, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections