[News Clip: Sweetheart Named by 90th Division ; Soap Box Races]

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Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany two news stories. The first is about the 90th Infantry Division holding a beauty contest. Another beauty contest is held by the Tarrant County Modified Auto Association. Second is a story about eleven racers competing at the second annual soap box race set up by the local Cub Scouts.

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1 film (4 min., 6 sec.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) August 26, 1956.

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This video 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 86 times . More information about this video can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Sweetheart Named by 90th Division ; Soap Box Races]
  • Series Title: NBC News Clips

Description

Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany two news stories. The first is about the 90th Infantry Division holding a beauty contest. Another beauty contest is held by the Tarrant County Modified Auto Association. Second is a story about eleven racers competing at the second annual soap box race set up by the local Cub Scouts.

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1 film (4 min., 6 sec.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

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  • Preferred Citation: NBC 5/KXAS Television News Collection (AR0776), University of North Texas Special Collections

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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 Script: Sweetheart Named by 90th Division] (Script)

[News Script: Sweetheart Named by 90th Division]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 90th Infantry Division holding a beauty contest. Another beauty contest is held by the Tarrant County Modified Auto Association.

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[News Script: Sweetheart Named by 90th Division], ark:/67531/metadc306183

[News Script: Soap Box Races] (Script)

[News Script: Soap Box Races]

Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about eleven racers competing at the second annual soap box race set up by the local Cub Scouts.

Relationship to this item: (Is Referenced By)

[News Script: Soap Box Races], ark:/67531/metadc306163

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  • August 26, 1956

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  • Aug. 3, 2014, 6:11 a.m.

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  • July 13, 2017, 9:33 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Sweetheart Named by 90th Division ; Soap Box Races], video, August 26, 1956; Fort Worth, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc307703/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.