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[News Script: Jim Wright]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Jim Wright and Engineer Colonel R. P. West who meet to prepare for a flood control plan.
Date: October 10, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ben Hur horses]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the team of horses driven by Charlton Heston in the film Ben Hur being featured at the Fort Worth Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show.
Date: January 26, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Trinity Canal hearing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a public hearing held at the Hotel Texas in Forth Worth regarding the Trinity River Improvement Plan; The $712,000,000 project will provide flood control and make the river navigable from Fort Worth to the Gulf of Mexico says Colonel R.P. West, district army engineer. Over 1,000 people attend, with almost universal approval, including from Congressman Jim Wright, Congressman John Dowdy of Athens, Fort Worth oil distributor Barney Holland, publisher Amon Carter Jr., Dallas Mayor Earle Cabell, and representatives from Lubbock, Amarillo and Childress, who said their taxpayers would be willing to help pay part of the cost; the only dissent is from railroad spokesmen.
Date: December 20, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Building]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a club that is being demolished to build a jail.
Date: May 23, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Robbery]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a robbery at the Fowler Drive-In Grocery, where manger S.G. Walley and two others were forced at gunpoint into a cooler; police quickly identified and took into custody two men, one the owner of the get-away car, who claims not to have known anything until it happened, and Melvin "Butch" Morales, who confessed to being the gunman.
Date: December 26, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections