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Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of young men handing polio drive balloons to passing motorists in Abilene, TX. They are at an intersection going from car to car. All the balloons read, "POLIO FIGHTER." On both sides of the street are businesses of downtown Abilene.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of young men handing polio drive balloons to passing motorists in Abilene, TX. They are at an intersection going from car to car. All the balloons read, "POLIO FIGHTER." In the back left are several businesses in downtown Abilene.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Official Innauguration of The Reverend Manuel Urbina Memorial Foundation, Inc.

Description: Remarks by Irene Salce de Urbina at the official inauguration of the Reverend Manuel Urbina Memorial Foundation, Inc. A listing of the Founder, Salce de Urbina, and the trustees, including Manuel Urbina, III, is included.
Date: July 21, 1985
Creator: Salce de Urbina, Irene
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

March of Dimes Balloon Sale

Description: Photograph of several young men inflating balloons and tying them to sticks for a March of Dimes balloon sale. The men are standing and sitting on chairs and are wearing identical jackets
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[March of Dimes and Port Arthur Police]

Description: Photograph of the Port Arthur Police supporting the March of Dimes. Two unidentified men are both holding a piece of paper; a man identified as Charles Brazil (City Manager) is standing to the right of the two men. In the background, several men and women, some wearing uniforms, are standing in front of a wall decorated with a striped star background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[March of Dimes and Port Arthur Police]

Description: Photograph of a group of people at a March of Dimes fundraiser on Procter Street. A group of policemen are standing beside a group of women wearing uniforms. In front of the group, there are three men wearing suits; two of the men are holding a piece of paper in between them. One man is identified as J. C. Enright. The police raised $2,908 for the charity.
Date: January 13, 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Toys Repaired by Firemen]

Description: Photograph of a display of toys repaired by firemen. The toys are given to underprivileged children at Christmas. In the background, there is a group of people; several men are standing beside each other, and four women are standing to the right side of the room.
Date: 1930
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Photograph of Mile of Nickels]

Description: Photograph of several McMurry University students laying out nickels for the university's Mile of Nickels Campaign.
Date: Summer 1998
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McMurry University Library

[News Script: Goodfellows Set for Deliveries]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Goodfellows creating Christmas bundles for needy families.
Date: December 21, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Old Cars on Tour For March of Dimes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a cross-country parade of antique cars, which will benefit the March of Dimes, arriving in Fort Worth.
Date: January 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Charity Ball]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ridglea Country Club's Jewel Charity Ball, which will benefit the Children's Hospital.
Date: January 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Shivers Arrives for Charity Gold Round]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Governor Shivers flying in for a charity golf round for the Cerebral Palsy Foundation.
Date: October 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Car Wash]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a car wash at Lambeth Methodist Church in Fruitdale. Proceeds from the car wash will go towards building a new church sanctuary.
Date: October 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Workers at Convair Aid Lena Pope Home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a ten-thousand dollar gift to the Lena Pope Home from Convair employees. The money will be used to help construct a new building.
Date: December 14, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Car Joins Party, Gets Lift to Hotel]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 1957 convertible which will take part in the Crystal Charity Ball. It was lifted into the Baker Hotel in Dallas.
Date: December 1, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Lancaster Basketball]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a basketball game between the Bloomer Girls and Lancaster Tigerettes, which will benefit the March of Dimes.
Date: January 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News Briefs - Mile of dimes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the 18th Mile of Dimes campaign in Fort Worth benefiting the Crippled Children's Hospital of Texas.
Date: December 1, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Easter boy]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Easter Seal boy Mike Flagg helping to raise money for the Dallas Society for Crippled Children.
Date: March 6, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Sallies ship supplies to Tampico]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Salvation Armies of Fort Worth and Dallas sending 6,500 lbs of supplies to Tampico, Mexico, a resort town, devastated by a hurricane.
Date: October 14, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering two news stories about the Qualified Cleaners Association of Fort Worth collecting garments for needy families, and the TCU Horned Frogs gearing up for their Cotton Bowl football game against Kentucky.
Date: December 28, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Korean vet asks blood donations]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Corporal Delber Flick, a Korean War veteran, asking for blood donations from civilians.
Date: November 1, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections