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[Journal of Ann Rose, wife of a Jack Ruby trial juror]

Description: Stenographic notebook used by Ann Rose to record her personal experiences while her husband, Waymon Rose, served on the jury during Jack Ruby's murder trial. Nine pages of the notebook's paper have been used, on the front only; a tenth page of similar size has been added. Almost all of the text is written in pencil. Jury selection for the Ruby trial began in early 1964. The trial ended on March 14, 1964 when Jack Ruby was found guilty of murder with malice. In addition to this journal, Ann Rose kept scrapbooks on the subject of President Kennedy's assassination and its aftermath for more than 30 years.
Date: 1964-02-29/1964-03-14
Creator: Rose, Ann
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Max Causey's journal of his experiences on the Ruby trial jury]

Description: Spiral bound notebook containing a handwritten journal titled "Trial of a Juror" by Max Causey, who served as the foreman of the jury for the Jack Ruby trial. The notebook contains 54 pages. Jury selection for the Ruby trial began in early 1964. The trial itself started on March 4th and Max Causey was the first juror selected. Causey was elected foreman by his peers on March 14th as they began their deliberations. The trial ended on March 14, 1964 when the jury found Jack Ruby guilty of murder with malice.
Date: 1964-02-20/1964-03
Creator: Causey, Max
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Journal of Allen McCoy, juror during Jack Ruby trial]

Description: Handwritten notes of Jack Ruby trial juror Allen McCoy. These notes detail McCoy's experience being selected to serve on the jury but do not cover the trial itself. There are 18 pages of handwritten notes. The writing is on both the front and back of the pages and each page is numbered (1 - 36). Jury selection for the Ruby trial began in early 1964. McCoy's notes describe how he was summoned for jury duty in February and how he knew in his heart that he would be selected to serve on the jury for Jack Ruby's trial. McCoy ran out of paper before the trial began. The trial ended on March 14, 1964 when the jury found Jack Ruby guilty of murder with malice.
Date: 1964-02-08/1964-03
Creator: McCoy, Allen
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

In the Line of Duty: Reflections of a Texas Ranger Private

Description: This book contains a series of anecdotes about Lewis Rigler's life, focusing on his time as a law enforcement officer in Texas. He discusses his life growing up, various cases that he worked on as a Texas Ranger, and general observations that he gained from his job. Index starts on page 181.
Date: 1995
Creator: Rigler, Lewis C., 1914- & Rigler, Judyth Wagner
Partner: UNT Press

[News Script: Goofballers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Dallas youths and one man arraigned as part of a case prosecuting a large ring of young people charged with forging prescriptions for Dexedrine pills, more commonly known as "goofballs."
Date: February 17, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Suspect hunted in torch slaying]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a manhunt for a Dallas bus driver, Donald Hawkins Brown, accused of shooting finance company employee Edwin Joe Campbell and burning his body after Campbell attempted to collect a late auto payment.
Date: January 6, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dope fighter gets jaycee award]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Houston police officer traveling to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to receive an award from the national Junior Chamber of Commerce, recognizing his work combating narcotics trafficking as an undercover agent.
Date: January 16, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Rape suspect]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Eugene Livingston being questioned in the rape and murder of Mrs. H. C. Parker.
Date: December 29, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Shooting]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Maurice Coker being shot and killed at the Alamo Tavern in Dallas.
Date: December 11, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering major Texas news stories from the past week.
Date: July 29, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Bomb probe]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a state and federal inquiry into black families having their homes and businesses bombed after moving into white neighborhoods.
Date: July 3, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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 Fort Worth detectives working on a case involving stolen model trains, and about Kay Nail, voted Miss Saleslady of 1951, flying through Fort Worth en route to her vacation.
Date: December 4, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Officers probe murder of airman]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Dallas police investigating the murder of Air Force enlisted man I.W. Pruitt, who was found shot to death on a highway near Ennis.
Date: July 14, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Clues sought in mystery slaying]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the unsolved murder of an unmarried Highland Park woman, Miss Selma Adele Ullman, who was beaten to death in her home. The script goes on to describe a separate incident of a nearly-blind Fort Worth man, Dean Washington McAdams, arrested for non-fatally shooting his teenaged son during an argument.
Date: August 30, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Rapist]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth police finding a stolen car that belonged to a woman who was assaulted and beaten by the accused thief, Henry Denson.
Date: November 24, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ousted cop says rights violated]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about J.W. Fuller, a Dallas police detective who lost his job after being implicated in a theft ring in the police department. Fuller says the ousting violated his civil rights.
Date: September 9, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Body found]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the dead body of a woman being found in the Clear Fork of the Trinity River.
Date: November 26, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Shivers tangles with FBI chief]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a dispute between Texas Governor Allan Shivers and FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover over the state or federal jurisdiction of civil liberties investigations in Texas.
Date: August 26, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Robbery]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the robbery of a Safeway grocery store in Fort Worth and the apprehension of the suspect by police.
Date: September 27, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News brief -- Trail]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the trial of a yard worker accused of stabbing a woman after her husband refused to pay him.
Date: March 10, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Walker trial]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the second day of a Dallas court hearing regarding the murder trial of suspect Tommy Lee Walker.
Date: March 16, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Safe]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an elaborate burglary and safecracking at a Dallas grocery company.
Date: May 29, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections