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[Man sitting at a desk on a tv set]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting at a desk on a television set. The desk is in front of a long curtain and has very simple, tapered legs and three drawers. The man is wearing a suit with a striped tie and has a very serious look on his face. The screen from Teenage Downbeat is standing to the right of the desk and text reading "Olympia" and "Elvis Presley" is visible. To the left of the desk, a table with a striped table cloth is visible.
Date: June 5, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Vandervoorts Slim Milk]

Description: Photograph of a carton of Vandervoorts Slim Milk sitting next to a glass of milk on a piece of white fabric. The top of the carton, near where it is sealed, has the Vandervoorts logo, the word "Vandervoorts" in a white horizontal strip with a large white V behind the middle section of the strip, and reads "Fortified non-fat milk slim". On the side of the carton is the Vandervoorts logo again and text that is inside of a glass of milk that reads "Slim Fortified Non-Fat Milk with Added Vitamins and Minerals". The area behind the glass of milk has diagonal stripes and there is a square on the left side of the glass with text that reads "Low Calorie High Protein". The glass of milk to the right of the carton is very full and there are no designs on the glass.
Date: May 8, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Vandervoorts Slim Milk 2 of 2]

Description: Photograph of a carton of Vandervoorts Slim Milk sitting next to a glass of milk on a piece of textured fabric. The top of the carton, near where it is sealed, has the Vandervoorts logo, the word "Vandervoorts" in a white horizontal strip with a large white V behind the middle section of the strip, and reads "Fortified non-fat milk slim". On the side of the carton is the Vandervoorts logo again and text that is inside of a glass of milk that reads "Slim Fortified Non-Fat Milk with Added Vitamins and Minerals". The area behind the glass of milk has diagonal stripes and there is a square on the left side of the glass with text that reads "Low Calorie High Protein". At the bottom of the carton is text that reads "2% Skim Milk Solids Added". The glass of milk to the right of the carton is very full and there are no designs on the glass.
Date: May 8, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Vandervoorts Slim Milk]

Description: Photograph of a carton of Vandervoorts Slim Milk sitting next to a glass of milk on a piece of textured fabric. The top of the carton, near where it is sealed, has the Vandervoorts logo, the word "Vandervoorts" in a white horizontal strip with a large white V behind the middle section of the strip, and reads "Fortified non-fat milk slim". On the side of the carton is the Vandervoorts logo again and text that is inside of a glass of milk that reads "Slim Fortified Non-Fat Milk with Added Vitamins and Minerals". The area behind the glass of milk has diagonal stripes and there is a square on the left side of the glass with text that reads "Low Calorie High Protein". At the bottom of the carton is text that reads "2% Skim Milk Solids Added". The glass of milk to the right of the carton is very full and there are no designs on the glass.
Date: May 8, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lone Star Gas 50 year anniversary sign]

Description: Photograph of an advertisement for Lone Star Gas that is sitting on a speckled fabric background with a grain texture. The advertisement is in a triangle shape and along the sides of the triangle is a white strip with the words "Magic Flame of Progress 1909 50 Golden Years 1959" inside of it. In the middle of this white strip is a darker triangle that has black lines shooting out of a star in the center that has the words "Lone Star Gas" under it. This star has tear drop shapes that are filled in with a gradient of four colors in each point of the star.
Date: May 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for payment plans]

Description: Photograph of an advertisement for Pioneer Finance. The advertisement lists different objects that have money owed on them, automobile, stove and refrig., furniture, and misc, and next to each object lists the amount owed and the amount to be paid each month. This reads "Automobile $670 $65; Stove & Refrig. 193 22; Furniture 116 10; Misc. 197 20" and under all of these the amount owed is totaled up and the payments each month are totaled, $1176 and $117 respectively. Under all of this is text that reads "Pioneer reduced pmt. to payment $60 month".
Date: June 5, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Richardson Coiffures]

Description: Photograph of a slide advertising the beauty shop Richardson Coiffures. The background of the slide is an image of the building where the shop is located which is two stories. The building is brick with a Spanish tile roof and there are three brick pillars in the center of the image. Between these pillars are intricate metal railings on the second story and there are windows for the shops set between the pillars on both floors. In between the pillars on the first floor, there is a white rectangle with black text in it that reads "Richardson Coiffures 3313 Winthrop Ridglea". The slide is pinned to a black board.
Date: July 6, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Location of Richardson Coiffures]

Description: Photograph of a slide advertising the beauty shop Richardson Coiffures. The background of the slide is an image of the building where the shop is located which is two stories. The building is brick with a Spanish tile roof and there are three brick pillars in the center of the image. Between these pillars are intricate metal railings on the second story and there are windows for the shops set between the pillars on both floors. In between the pillars on the first floor, there is a black rectangle with white text in it that reads "Richardson Coiffures 3313 Winthrop Ridglea".
Date: July 6, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building supply store locations in Dallas]

Description: Photograph of slides advertising building supply stores in Dallas. The slides are pinned to a black board that is hanging on the wall and the slides are both turned on their sides and facing the same directions. The slide on the left has a white background and there is text on it that reads "Pierce Hardware 2907 Greenville Dallas, Texas" in black letters. The slide on the right also has a white background and there is text on it that reads "Lisbon Lumber Co. 3610 S. Lancaster Dallas, Texas" in black letters.
Date: September 30, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Minute Maid orange juice]

Description: Photograph of a table with cans of Minute Maid orange juice on it in a television studio. The table has a pleated, asymmetrical tablecloth on it and there are two cans sitting on the top with a few flowers to their left and a card that reads "75ยข" is sitting to their right. The cans say "Minute Maid Orange Juice" on them and have pictures of oranges along the top and bottom of the side of the can. The table is sitting in front of a sliding door that is slid to the right to leave the left side open and the door has a circle with text that reads "A&P" on it. There is a pole for a light in the foreground of the left side of the image and there is a curtain in the background of the right side of the image. To the right of this curtain is a grid-pattern screen with two filled in squares that have the words "The Dri..." and "Llo... Pri..." visible.
Date: December 30, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Mutual Savings & Loan Association]

Description: Photograph of an advertisement for Mutual Savings and Loan Association. The background of the image is black and in the center of this is a white rectangle with rounded edges. In this rectangle is text that reads "Mutual Savings & Loan Association Fort Worth and Arlington" in black letters. The company name is in a serif font while the locations are in a sans-serif font. To the left of the words "Mutual Savings" is a rectangular outline with a line drawing of one of the company's buildings in it.
Date: December 17, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[He Who Must Die advertisement]

Description: Photograph of an advertisement for the film, "He Who Must Die." The top text says, "'Best foreign picture of the year' - New York Times." A text box below that says, "He Who Must Die." There is a picture of a small man standing within the text box, wearing a button up. The text on the bottom left says, "Powerful drama of a modern-day counterpart of Jesus." In the bottom right is a picture of man with light facial hair and an open black shirt. Rocks are lined up along the bottom of the image.
Date: 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Illustration of a family]

Description: Photograph of a slide with an illustration of a family. The mother has shoulder length hair and is standing behind her husband, who is wearing a suit, and their son. All of the members of the family are smiling and are facing towards the right of the image. The mother and father are depicted from the shoulders up while the only part of the son that is visible is his head. To the right of this illustration is text that is in quotes and reads "The People's Market Place". The slide is white with black text and illustration, and it is taped on each corner to a board hanging on the wall.
Date: July 6, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Illustration of a man with a coin head]

Description: Photograph of a slide with an illustration of a man with a coin for a head. He is wearing a suit and fedora, holding a briefcase, and is positioned as if he is running. There is a dollar sign on the face of the coin and the man's actual face is on the edge of the coin with his nose protruding from the edge. To his right is text that reads "For Pennies a Day!" in black letters. The slide is taped to a black board that is hanging on the wall.
Date: July 6, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Locations of building supply stores]

Description: Photograph of two slides that are advertising building supply stores. Both of the slides are pinned to a black board that is hanging on the wall and they are facing opposite directions. The slide on the left has a white background and features text that reads "Wilshire Hardware Co. 6104 Mockingbird Lane Dallas, Texas" in black letters. The slide on the right also has a white background and features text that reads "Gary-Nees Lumber Co. Graham, Texas" in black letters. There are two transparent slides pinned to the right edge of the board.
Date: September 30, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Chickasaw Lumber Co. locations]

Description: Photograph of a slide advertising the locations of Chickasaw Lumber Co. The slide is on a black board that is hanging on a wall in between a door and an electrical outlet. The background of the slide is white and there is text on it that reads "Chickasaw Lumber Co. 811 E. Belknap 2321 N. Houston Fort Worth, Texas" in black letters. There are two transparent slides pinned to the top right edge of the board.
Date: September 30, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lumber company locations]

Description: Photograph of two slides advertising lumber companies. The slides are pinned to a black board that is hanging on the wall and they are both turned on their side and facing the same direction. The slide on the left has a white background and there is text on it that reads "J.C. Wooldridge Lumber Co. Broadway & Dickinson Gainesville, Texas". The slide on the right also has a white background and has text on it that reads "Sims Lumber Co. 302 S. E. 3rd Mineral Wells, Texas". There are two transparent slides pinned to the right edge of the board.
Date: September 30, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Wyatt Super Markets]

Description: Photograph of a slide advertising Wyatt Super Markets. The slide includes an illustration of an elephant that is standing on its back legs. The elephant is covered in a black and grey gingham pattern and is wearing a tam o' shanter hat. There is also a saddle strapped to the animal's back that is black and has text inside that reads "Top Value Stamps". With its trunk, the elephant is holding a black rectangle that has the words "Wyatt Super Markets" in it in grey letters. The background of the slide is grey and has white splotches on it.
Date: August 17, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bowlers Shop locations]

Description: Photograph of a slide showing locations for the "Bowlers Shop". The slide is surrounded by a white square and the corners of the square have jagged edges of different lengths. Outside of this square, cords and a door frame are visible. The slide itself has a light background with text that reads ""Bowlers Shop" Dallas 7616 Lemmon Arlington 1534 Watson Rd. At the Turnpike Fort Worth 5401-B Camp Bowie" in black letters.
Date: August 24, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Tarrant County United Fund call for donations]

Description: Photograph of slides calling for donations for the Tarrant County United Fund. Both slides are pinned to a board and are facing the same direction. The slide on the left features a closeup of a young boy's face and there is a full body image of the young boy with his leg propped up on a step and his hand resting on a box in the upper right hand corner of the slide. In between these two images are the words "Help Small Lives" and under the boy's chin is text that reads "Tarrant County United Fund". The slide on the right has a white border around a dark, painted center rectangle. Inside this dark area is a hourglass that has images of children in it and the words "Don't Let Time Run Out..." are in a line that intersects the middle of the hourglass. Next to the hourglass is the word "GIVE" above another hourglass, and the words "Tarrant County United Fund" are under this hourglass.
Date: September 15, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Tarrant County United Fund]

Description: Photograph of two slides advertising the Tarrant County United Fund. The slides are pinned to a board and are facing in opposite directions. They both have white edges with an illustration in the center. The slide on the left features a pair of legs, shown from the knee down, wearing braces. There is white text underneath the legs that reads "Help brace crippled legs" in white letters and the words "Tarrant County United Fund" are under the sole of the shoe on the left. The slide on the right features an illustration of shattered glass that has a picture of a man in a wheelchair and a nurse inside of it. There is text under this image that reads "Help mend shattered lives" and there is text to the left of the image that reads "Tarrant County United Fund".
Date: September 15, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Locations of hardware stores in Dallas]

Description: Photograph of slides advertising hardware stores in Dallas. The slides are both pinned to a black board that is hanging on the wall and are facing the same direction. The slide on the left has a white background and features text that reads "Elliot's Hardware 5308 Maple Ave. Dallas, Texas" in black letters. The slide on the right also has a black background and features text that reads "Sharp Hardware Co. 120 Inwood Village 621 Preston Royal Village 4244 Oak Lawn Dallas, Texas" in black letters. There are transparent slides pinned to the upper right edge of the board.
Date: September 30, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mullarkey with a score board]

Description: Photograph of Tom Mullarkey standing in front of a score board. He is wearing a suit while looking at the camera and holding a pointer stick in both hands. The score board behind him has four columns of texts, each consisting of about 18 rows. The different rows are made up of various colleges with spaces to their right for denoting the scores of the games. The only games with scores written down are Clemson vs TCU, Penn St. vs Alabama, Ray vs Wichita Falls, and Iowa St. vs Sundown. These scores are as follows: 23 to 7, 7 to 0, 20 to 6, 20 to 20, and 16 to 6.
Date: 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement for Vandervoorts ice cream]

Description: Photograph of a slide advertising Vandervoorts ice cream. The slide has an illustration of scoops of ice cream with black dots in a dessert glass. To the left of this illustration is text that reads "Chocolate Chip Mint Ice Cream Vandervoorts "It's sure-good"". In this text, each separate phrase of words uses a different font and the brand name Vandervoorts is stylized as the brand logo, the word Vandervoorts in a black rectangle with a black V behind it. The background of the slide is white and it is pinned to a black board. There are some white marks and lines made around the text and on the black board.
Date: August 3, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections