[News Script: Santa death]

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Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about construction superintendent Roy V. Davis falling to his death during a photoshoot in front of a 50-foot Santa Claus statue he had helped to build.

Physical Description

2 p. ; 28 cm.

Creation Information

WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) December 10, 1953.

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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 432 times , with 18 in the last month . More information about this item can be viewed below.

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  • NBC5/KXAS-TV

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Description

Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about construction superintendent Roy V. Davis falling to his death during a photoshoot in front of a 50-foot Santa Claus statue he had helped to build.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Preferred Citation: NBC 5/KXAS News Scripts (AR0787), 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 Clip: Worker dies at Santa's statue], ark:/67531/metadc977057/

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  • December 10, 1953

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  • Oct. 13, 2015, 9:49 p.m.

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  • Feb. 8, 2018, 12:59 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Santa death], item, December 10, 1953; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc726021/: accessed April 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.