[News Clip: Joe Beaver Day in Arlington]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a parade and ceremony in Arlington, Texas honoring two local servicemen. Corporal Joe Beaver, Jr., who was wounded three times, most recently when he stepped on a land mine near Danang, is in Arlington on leave from Carswell Air Force Base Hospital. Army Lieutenant Dennis Easley was killed when his helicopter crashed. The story includes footage of Beaver riding in the parade with Mayor Tom Vandergriff, flags at half-mast at city hall, Vandergriff presenting Beaver with a plaque, and Beaver speaking to a crowd ... continued below

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1 film (2 min., 24 sec.) : sd., col. ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) July 30, 1966.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Joe Beaver Day in Arlington]
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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a parade and ceremony in Arlington, Texas honoring two local servicemen. Corporal Joe Beaver, Jr., who was wounded three times, most recently when he stepped on a land mine near Danang, is in Arlington on leave from Carswell Air Force Base Hospital. Army Lieutenant Dennis Easley was killed when his helicopter crashed. The story includes footage of Beaver riding in the parade with Mayor Tom Vandergriff, flags at half-mast at city hall, Vandergriff presenting Beaver with a plaque, and Beaver speaking to a crowd about his experiences in Vietnam. This story is referenced by the script, "Beaver," which has not yet been digitized.

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1 film (2 min., 24 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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KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

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  • July 30, 1966

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  • Dec. 3, 2016, 9:22 a.m.

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  • June 19, 2018, 10:39 a.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Joe Beaver Day in Arlington], video, July 30, 1966; Fort Worth, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc938274/: accessed September 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.