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[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 2]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge presiding in court and being greeted by several prominent state and national politicians. Judge Hughes is presented with a gavel and personally congratulated by Vice President Johnson.
Date: October 5, 1961
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 1]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge in her chambers, greeting other members of the court, and a brief interview about the judge's involvement with political campaigns.
Date: October 5, 1961
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Billie Sol]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about about Billie Sol Estes in court before Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes for violation of conditions of a bond, namely traveling beyond his 100-county limit within Texas; Forfeiting his $10,000 bond and being briefly jailed and denied the chance to go out to lunch with his lawyers, an afternoon session returned $9,000 of the original bond, set a new bond, gave him permission to travel freely within Texas, and granted him 1 three-day trip to New Mexico. Estes had been on limited travel as part of an indictment for making false statements to the Commodity Credit Corporation, and U.S. Attorney Barefoot Sanders stated Estes adopted a "cavalier attitude" towards the court, and should be treated like anyone else, with no special privileges.
Date: November 23, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Dallas Vote]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about controversy surrounding the Dallas county gubernatorial vote and Judge Sarah T. Hughes' hearings to attempt to settle the issue.
Date: August 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Integration]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Carrollton school district ordered by Judge Sarah T. Hughes to begin an immediate plan for de-segregation.
Date: December 14, 1962
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Billy Sol Estes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Billy Sol Estes sentenced to eight years in prison.
Date: November 30, 1962
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Election]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about election preparations in the DFW area.
Date: July 25, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dallas Vote]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about controversy surrounding the Dallas county gubernatorial vote and Judge Sarah T. Hughes' hearings to attempt to settle the issue.
Date: August 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dallas Vote Canvass]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about members of a Dallas, Texas, canvassing committee checking 383 voting machines used in the runoff balloting of Senator Daniel and Judge Yarborough.
Date: August 28, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Bowles]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Undersecretary of State Chester Bowles, who is part of the five-man panel of experts at a briefing session with the media over the conflict with the Soviet Union.
Date: October 27, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Judgeships]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Sarah T. Hughes anticipating a nomination for a federal judgeship.
Date: September 25, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Plane]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an anonymous bomb threat being called in to Dallas Love Field, threatening the plane that was scheduled to carry Dallas' Mayor Earl Cabell and astronaut John Glenn to President Kennedy's funeral.
Date: November 24, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections