[News Script: Minnesota] Part: 1 of 2
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Rudolph Wanderon, alias Minnesota Fats, cooly surveys
a pool table at the Box teenage night club in Fort
Worth, where he's performing before a capacity crowd of
eager youngsters. Fats is in Fort Worth on a promo-
tional tour for Rozelle Industries, a Chicago outfit
which manufacturers all types of billiard and pool
equipment. Fats is a vice-president of the company.
Hers originally from New York, but now lives in Chica-
go. Fats says he's planning to do a weekly show for
NBC-tv this fall...something called "Celebrity BillairdE
With Minnesota Fats." He says his guests will include
Mickey Mantle, d John Wayne, Paul Newman, Liz
Taylor and Jackie Gleason. Gleason played the role of
Fats in a movie called "The Hustler" a few years ago.
Fats was asked how the movie affected his !XXX
SOUND TILL END
ABOUT 25 SECONDS
CLOSE WHEN HE SAYS
"AND HE WAS MAD AFTER HE DONE IT."
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Minnesota], item, June 19, 1966; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc990350/m1/1/: accessed December 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.