Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 2 balloon flights in the area: 1) the end of a weather balloon's flight from Goodfellow Air Force Base in San Angelo to Dallas, which was exploded by radio control, and the instrument package recovered for analysis; 2) a display at the Casa Linda Shopping Center, where balloonist Don Piccard, how is promoting the movie Mysterious Island, on which he advised - unfortunately the gusty winds are too strong to fly his balloon for day.
Date: December 18, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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