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[Man speaking at celebration]

Description: Photograph of a man standing with his hands on his hips at the side of an older couple who appear to be celebrating. There are two cakes, money, and wrapped presents on a table in front of the couple.
Date: 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault. In his hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault, leaning his head on his arm against one of the vaults crank handles. In his other hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[News Script: Frenchman]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Frenchman Francis Lagrange, who is stopping in Love Field; A former forger of currency and paintings, Lagrange was sentenced to Devil's Island, escaped several times, was recaptured each time, written a book about it all, and has returned to live there after release.
Date: November 26, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[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: 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: 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: $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: 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: 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: Rare dollar bill]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a rare dollar bill owned by a Dallas policeman.
Date: December 1, 1962
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: 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: Money]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about how the Federal Reserve destroys old dollar bills and recirculates new ones.
Date: April 7, 1954
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

[News Script: Robbery]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an armed robber that stole ten thousand dollars cash from the Safeway store in Dallas.
Date: April 27, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections