[News Script: Bond burning] Part: 3 of 4
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BOND BURNING - 2
REMOVE A BOND
Sterret and harding rescue three of the bonds that
are dated 1895 -- part of the bond issue which built
the old courthouse where the symbolic burning takes
place. The building contract carried a price tag of
nearly 277-thousand dollars -- which later increased
by 6O-thousand whe
~a diferent type of stonej1
'-i added to the building materials. Harding says some
of the bond money built the present Houston street
viaduct around , a year after the flood that
wrecked the old Trinity River Bride, the only such
link between Dallas and Oak Cliff.
Tp in smoke they
go, and not far from a supply of water in case
things get out of hand.
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Bond burning], item, November 1, 1960; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc940353/m1/3/: accessed December 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.