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[News Script: Robbers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a robbery at a Fort Worth supermarket, with both thieves quickly apprehended and all stolen money returned to the store.
Date: January 21, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Haunted house burglary probed]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about four youths spending the night in a supposedly haunted abandoned house in Dallas on a bet, discovering $2,500 in cash and securities in a stack of old newspapers, and being arrested after their spending spree draws the attention of authorities. The remaining money is returned to its rightful owner.
Date: March 2, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mile of dollars]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Bells, a small Texas town, hosting a fundraiser to rebuild the local Methodist church after a fire.
Date: May 9, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: $100,000 robbery loot recovered]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about three Dallas men arrested for robbing a West Virginia doctor of $100,000. Dallas police recover most of the stolen money.
Date: October 18, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Honest man]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Roy H. Pearson, a Fort Worth man who found a lost wallet on the street and returned it to its rightful owner, Air Force Technical Sergeant Ralph R. Dillard. The local Air Force Officer's Club rewards Pearson's honesty by buying him and his wife a steak dinner, and he is proclaimed the "most honest man" in Fort Worth.
Date: March 8, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ownership of $700 is established]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a dispute over the ownership of $700 discovered on the side of the road in Dallas by a hitchhiker, who delivered the money to local police.
Date: January 6, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Houston's envoy completes tour]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Houston geologist, Barney McCandless, traveling to every city in the nation with a population of over one million and handing out souvenirs to publicize the fact that the population of Houston now exceeds one million. McCandless wraps up his trip in Dallas.
Date: July 18, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Phoney money]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an exhibit of real and counterfeit money at the Republic National Bank in Dallas, intended to educate the public to better spot forged currency.
Date: May 8, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Pair indicted in extortion plot]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the start of grand jury hearings against two men accused of extorting a series of prominent Jewish families in Dallas.
Date: September 7, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Heritage, 2007, Volume 4

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2007
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

Texas Heritage, Winter 2002

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas. The theme for this issue is "Early Texas Currency."
Date: Winter 2002
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

[News Script: Hot Check Family]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Best family, who have cashed one hundred thousand dollars worth of money using bogus checks all over South Texas.
Date: August 5, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: More Counterfeit Suspects]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a father and a son who were held for having counterfeit money while paying at a gas station. The money turned out to real, so both the father and the son were released.
Date: July 31, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Grand jury probes thermos jug money]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a grand jury probe into the case of Jackson Davis, a Corsicana construction worker who discovered a thermos filled with money under a Dallas home while digging a ditch, and claims the money rightfully belongs to him.
Date: October 21, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Transfer of bank money]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a heavily-guarded transfer of one million dollars by the city's First National Bank, from the bank's old building to its new one.
Date: June 3, 1956
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 day-time, armed robbery in Fort Worth.
Date: July 14, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Military Payment Certificate Worth 10 Cents]

Description: Military payment certificate used by the United States military during the Vietnam War worth 10 cents. The front of the bill has an illustration of a submarine in the ocean and the serial number is printed in black ink on the left side. There is a note on the bill that reads: "For use only in United States military establishments by United States authorized personnel in accordance with applicable rules and regulations." The back of the bill has an illustration of an astronaut in space surrounded by a purple border with "10 cents" printed within it.
Date: [1968..1970]
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Military Payment Certificate Worth 10 Cents]

Description: Military payment certificate used by the United States Military during the Vietnam War worth 10 cents. The front side of the bill has an illustration of a submarine in an ocean, the serial number is printed in black ink, and there is a note on the bottom that reads: "For use only in United States Military establishments by United States authorized personnel in accordance with applicable rules and regulations." The back of the bill has an illustration showing an astronaut floating in space bordered by a purple field with "10 cents" printed on either side.
Date: [1968..1970]
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[3 Soviet Chervontsa]

Description: Paper bill worth three Soviet chervontsa used during the reign of the Soviet Union (now Russia). This bill has a portrait of Vladimir Lenin on the far right side of the front, and a large "3" printed on the far left side. The back of the bill has a purple printed border outlining Russian text and a large "3" in the center.
Date: 1937
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[10 Filipino Pesos]

Description: Paper bill worth ten pesos used by the Japanese government during their occupation of the Philippines from 1942-1945. The front of the bill has text saying "The Japanese Government," and "Ten Pesos." On the right side of the bill there is a picture of a person riding a horse through a forest of palm trees, and on the left there is a large "X" printed in white. The back of the bill has "Ten Pesos" printed in a large font with an ornate design for a border.
Date: 1942
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[50 Filipino Centavos]

Description: Paper bill worth fifty centavos used by the Japanese government during their occupation of the Philippines from 1942 to 1945. This bill has a picture on the front right of a person riding an animal through a forest of palm trees; there is an ornate design on the back side with double "50" printed on the left and right.
Date: 1942
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum