[News Script: Narcotics]

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a warrant that is out for 18 year old Larry Miller who has been charged in federal court for possession of marijuana. The youth, that is already under a probated sentence for possession of marijuana drove up to the spot in an open field where city officers had been tipped off about a jar of marijuana. There was enough marijuana in the jar to roll 1000 cigarettes which sell for a dollar each. Officer B. L. Beatty watched as he pulled up to retrieve the jar ... continued below

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) September 18, 1958.

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a warrant that is out for 18 year old Larry Miller who has been charged in federal court for possession of marijuana. The youth, that is already under a probated sentence for possession of marijuana drove up to the spot in an open field where city officers had been tipped off about a jar of marijuana. There was enough marijuana in the jar to roll 1000 cigarettes which sell for a dollar each. Officer B. L. Beatty watched as he pulled up to retrieve the jar in a white Cadillac. Mr. Miller fled while police shot at his car with a shot gun. The car was later found abandoned,

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1 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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  • September 18, 1958

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  • July 27, 2018, 9:52 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Narcotics], item, September 18, 1958; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc851952/: accessed September 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.