[News Script: Robberies and weather] Part: 1 of 6
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ROBBERIES AND WEATHER 1-1-1
OPTIC TO SERVICE STATION
The bad weather this morning prompted 57-year-old
Audie Jenkins of Fort Worth to do a good turn.
Jenkins runs a service station on South Jennings
and when he saw the Negro man standing cold and
wet he allowed him inside to sit by the stove and
dry out. After a while, the man pulled a pistol
and demanded money. Jenkins says he told the
man, "I'm your friend. I let you..a in out of
the cold." But the pleading did no good. The
bandit cursed him and left the station, warmer by
about 90 dollars.
OPTIC TO BJILDING
The bandit who robbed the Oak Cliff office of the
Rio Grande National Life Insurance Company in
Dallas had a problem, too, but it wasn't the cold
weather. He took 100 dollars cash from Mrs. Ruby
Lee Bethany but found that he didn't have
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Robberies and weather], item, February 22, 1966; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc990203/m1/1/: accessed January 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.