[News Clip: Butch welcomed home from war]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Private First Class Clarence "Butch" Lewis of Mesquite, Texas returning to the United States after being injured in Vietnam. The story includes silent footage of an American Airlines plane arriving at Dallas Love Field airport, Boy Scout Troop 108 of Mesquite assembling, Butch's father C.H. Lewis rushing up stairs to greet his son, Butch's mother and sister Betty embracing him, and the Boy Scouts saluting the injured veteran. The story concludes with an interview with Butch about the night he was injured near Da ... continued below

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1 film (3 min., 50 sec.) : sd., col. ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) September 16, 1966.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Butch welcomed home from war]
  • Series Title: NBC News Clips

Description

Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Private First Class Clarence "Butch" Lewis of Mesquite, Texas returning to the United States after being injured in Vietnam. The story includes silent footage of an American Airlines plane arriving at Dallas Love Field airport, Boy Scout Troop 108 of Mesquite assembling, Butch's father C.H. Lewis rushing up stairs to greet his son, Butch's mother and sister Betty embracing him, and the Boy Scouts saluting the injured veteran. The story concludes with an interview with Butch about the night he was injured near Da Nang. This story is referenced by the script, "Marine Returns," which has not yet been digitized.

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1 film (3 min., 50 sec.) : sd., col. ; 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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  • September 16, 1966

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  • Dec. 3, 2016, 9:22 a.m.

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  • July 13, 2017, 4:36 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Butch welcomed home from war], video, September 16, 1966; Fort Worth, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc938216/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.