[News Clip: Outdoor Circus]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a story about the 22nd Community Circus at LaGrave air field in Fort Worth. Various acrobats are shown performing, such as Evelyn Kapps on the rope, trampoline artists Barbara Gallaher and Joe Slocum, and the acrobatic Bud Lucas troupe. There is also footage of Geneva McQuinn being crowned queen of the circus in a earlier pageant.

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1 film (3 min., 24 sec.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) August 15, 1951.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Outdoor Circus]
  • Series Title: NBC News Clips

Description

Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a story about the 22nd Community Circus at LaGrave air field in Fort Worth. Various acrobats are shown performing, such as Evelyn Kapps on the rope, trampoline artists Barbara Gallaher and Joe Slocum, and the acrobatic Bud Lucas troupe. There is also footage of Geneva McQuinn being crowned queen of the circus in a earlier pageant.

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1 film (3 min., 24 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: Outdoor circus] (Script)

[News Script: Outdoor circus]

Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth Recreation Department's Community Circus at LaGrave Field.

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[News Script: Outdoor circus], ark:/67531/metadc705599/

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  • August 15, 1951

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  • April 25, 2015, 10:14 a.m.

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  • July 13, 2017, 4:35 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Outdoor Circus], video, August 15, 1951; Fort Worth, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc503209/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.