[News Script: Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water]

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the salty drinking water in Dallas, which comes from the Red River.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) September 7, 1956.

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This item is part of the collection entitled: KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 18 times . More information about this item can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: [News Script: Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water]
  • Series Title: NBC News Scripts

Description

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the salty drinking water in Dallas, which comes from the Red River.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • [News Clip: Tree-Watering Device, Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes, News Briefs -- Patty, Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water, Sonny Evans, Democrats, Gorilla], ark:/67531/metadc307601/

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KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

This collection contains photographs, video, and scripts from news stories produced by the KXAS-NBC 5 station during its early years.

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[News Clip: Tree-Watering Device, Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes, News Briefs -- Patty, Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Tap Water, Sonny Evans, Democrats, Gorilla] (Video)

[News Clip: Tree-Watering Device, Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes, News Briefs -- Patty, Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Tap Water, Sonny Evans, Democrats, Gorilla]

Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about a homemade tree-saving device, created by Fort Worth police detective T. M. Wood; Captain Charles Walker, a student pilot from Perrin Air Force Base, who crashed his T-33 jet training plane and died; the brief appearance of singer Patty Page in Dallas, Texas, en route to marry movie director Charles O'Curran; the salty drinking water in Dallas, which comes from the Red River; the arrest of teenager Sonny Evans, who was found in a car near the scene of a tavern where somebody had torn off the back screen, supposedly in a burglary effort; disagreements between conservative democrats and liberal democrats in Fort Worth; and the arrival of a 16-pound baby girl gorilla, from New York, at Forest Park Zoo in Fort Worth, Texas.

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[News Clip: Tree-Watering Device, Student Pilot Dies When Plane Crashes, News Briefs -- Patty, Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water, Sonny Evans, Democrats, Gorilla], ark:/67531/metadc307601/

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  • September 7, 1956

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  • July 7, 2014, 8:44 p.m.

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  • Dec. 8, 2015, 6:44 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Pumpers Won't Drink Dallas Type Water], item, September 7, 1956; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc306293/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.