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[Letter from James K. Dodd to Mary Ann and Charles B. Moore, October 15, 1889]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by James K. Dodd, Mary Ann's brother. In this letter, James details the goings-on at his residence in Paul's Valley, forty to fifty miles north of Ardmore. He notes that Florence and Mary are visiting Edmond and will be at home in a few days. He asks Charles to send him the balance of his account at the bank in McKinney. He mentions that the balance should be $305.80. James sends a message to George A. Wilson who sent him $200.00 to Edmund. He asks Charles when the $1,000 dollar note will be due and details that he needs it to be between the date of the letter and Christmas. He closes the letter by stating he has heard from Bettie that the Moore family are making their way home from Tennessee and that he expects they should be home by now. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: October 15, 1889
Creator: Dodd, James K.

[News Clip: Chance Vought Jet Sets Speed Record]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about the National Air Show in Oklahoma City at which an airplane built by Chance-Vought Aircraft that set the official national speed record was featured, and Broadway star Jayne Mansfield made an appearance.
Date: September 3, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Air defense]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Brigadier General speaking about thermonuclear bombs and the threat presented by Russia's own technology.
Date: May 18, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Bank robbers nabbed]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth arrest of two men, George Jernigan and William Paul West, accused of robbing an Oklahoma bank.
Date: November 9, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Braniff honored]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an award presented to Tom E. Braniff, president of Braniff International Airways, at the National Conference of Christians and Jews in Oklahoma City.
Date: February 23, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Chance Vought Jet Sets Speed Record]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the National Air Show in Oklahoma City at which an airplane built by Chance-Vought Aircraft that set the official national speed record was featured, and Broadway star Jayne Mansfield made an appearance.
Date: September 3, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Evaporation]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about research being done on the effects of hexadecanol on evaporation at Kiddie Lake in Oklahoma City. North Texas State College students work with the U.S. Department of the Interior on the study.
Date: July 5, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Fire]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a five-alarm fire at an aircraft manufacturing plant near Oklahoma City.
Date: August 25, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: Lake is dragged for missing man]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an unsuccesful search for the body of Marvin Frederick Baldwin, an Oklahoma salesman believed drowned in a lake near Dallas after his car was discovered nearby.
Date: March 2, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)

[News Script: New London]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about William Estel Benson, taking responsibility for the New London School explosion that occurred twenty-four years prior after being arrested for robbing an Oklahoma City cafe of thirty-eight dollars.
Date: July 18, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)