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Texas Attorney General Opinion: O-5934

Description: Document issued by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas in Austin, Texas, providing an interpretation of Texas law. It provides the opinion of the Texas Attorney General, Grover Sellers, regarding a legal question submitted for clarification: As neither the original Dallas County Bonds, nor the Refunding Bonds issued in lieu thereof were authorized and issued under authority if either chapter 1 , Title 18, Revised Statutes, 1911, or Chapter 2, Title 22, Revised Statutes 1925, are the Refunding Bonds now redeemable under authority of the decision of the supreme court in Bexas County V. Sellers?
Date: November 1944
Creator: Texas. Attorney-General's Office.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Sonovagun Stew: A Folklore Miscellany

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular Texas folklore, including cowboy and gaucho songs, information about boat-making and other folk crafts, religious anecdotes, and other miscellaneous stories of early cowboy life in Texas. The index begins on page 165.
Date: 1985
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Sonovagun Stew: A Folklore Miscellany

Description: Collection of popular Texas folklore, including cowboy and gaucho songs, information about boat-making and other folk crafts, religious anecdotes, and other miscellaneous stories of early cowboy life in Texas. The index begins on page 165.
Date: 2017
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

[Aircraft Delivery Orders #2]

Description: Orders for several Air Force and WASP pilots to ferry planes from Love Field in Dallas, Texas to Moultrie, Georgia, San Antonio, Texas, and Fort Worth, Texas. The three WASP pilots are Gayle D. Ewing, Nadine B. Ramsey, and Helen A. Turner.
Date: August 24, 1944
Creator: 555th Army Air Forces Base Unit - 5th Ferrying Group
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby at Dallas County Jail]

Description: Poor quality photocopies of letters which were sent to Jack Ruby during his time at Dallas County Jail. The letters were written by citizens, many of whom express an interest in his well-being and spirituality. Newspaper clippings are included.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Department.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[News Script: 10 pm sports]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story about SMU and OU agree to a Cotton Bowl game, the conclusion of the Regional Golden Gloves tournament, the opening to the 1970 Road Racing season, coverage of the third round of the San Antonio Open, and the Dallas Cowboys sign draft choice Duane Thomas.
Date: February 21, 1970, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Year's review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a recollection of major events that occurred throughout the year of 1961.
Date: 1962
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: The Week in Review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering the major news stories of the past week, including a gas explosion and fire at a Greenville hotel that killed one man, a San Antonio house fire that killed three children, the surrender of two men in Tarrant County for questioning in the murder of a truck driver during an altercation, a five-year prison term for marijuana posession in San Antonio for country singer T. Texas Tyler, bond posted by Dallas stockbroker Ben Jack Cage in an embezzlement indictment, a derailed train in Fort Worth, and a Fort Worth visit by Senate Majority Leader Lyndon B. Johnson.
Date: December 14, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Texas news review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about recent news from across Texas including a B-29 plane crashing while coming in for a landing at Carswell Air Force Base, a convention of prison wardens in Dallas, an excavation ditch caving in and trapping two workers in Dallas, a 16 year old girl being arrested for robbing a dry goods store, Robert B. Anderson speaking at TCU, the annual "wedding" of old and new students at Texas Wesleyan University, the only black mayor in Texas, H. E. Allen, going to speak at the Delux Social and Civic club at the Zion Hill Baptist church, Howard Hill visiting Dallas, the North American stock car championship in Arlington, and a convention of model railroad enthusiasts in Fort Worth.
Date: September 30, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Pannell]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a San Antonio film projectionist and his wife pleading guilty to charges of spreading tire spikes at a Dallas drive-in movie theater in protest of the theater's non-union projectionists.
Date: January 27, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Richard Menchaca, June 12, 2015

Description: Interview with Richard Menchaca, an educator, author and businessman from Dallas, Texas. In his interview, Menchaca discusses his upbringing in a segregated San Antonio, experiences as a student athlete, working as a teacher in Dallas, and his Chicano activism, including being president of LULAC.
Date: June 12, 2015
Creator: Menchaca, Richard & Acuña-Gurrola, Moisés
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

[News Script: Phone strike]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a strike of Southwestern Bell Telephone workers, with employees in cities across Texas walking off their jobs in support of higher wages.
Date: August 20, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Oral History -- Cheryl Hall

Description: This article is a short biography of journalist Cheryl Hall describing her childhood -- including a period of time soon after World War II when her family lived in Japan -- as well as her education and hightlights from her career. Hall also talks about her perspectives and advice regarding the journalism field, and her plans for the future.
Date: December 4, 2018
Creator: Poteet, Maddison; Sarder, Sarah; Booth, Megan & Matthew, Sarah
Partner: UNT Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism