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[News Script: Assault trial is postponed two weeks]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about jury selection in the trial of Raymond Seymour Dickens, a Dallas man accused of raping a housewife in Oak Cliff while impersonating an electric company employee.
Date: June 4, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Barnes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a burglary suspect, Elton Ray Barnes, being stood up by a woman accusing him of being married to her and fathering three children together. She didn't show up to meeting but says she did after talking to a reporter of the phone.
Date: June 28, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Ordination]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the ordaining of nine men inside St. John's Episcopal Church in Fort Worth to allow them the authority to preach the Gospel in the Church of God. The nine men are: William L. Burkhardt, James L. Considine, Jr., Edward Hendricks, Norman V. Hollen, James R Maceo, Robert S. Park, Charles D. Brand, Joseph G. Frazer, and James J. Niles.
Date: June 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Thomson winner in Dallas tournament]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Texas International Golf Tournament at the Preston Hollow Country Club in Dallas. Australian golfer Peter Thomson wins the tournament.
Date: June 4, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Democrats]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a court Judge Young ruling to allow 11 precinct-chairman candidates to get their names on the Democratic Ballot.
Date: June 19, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: New airplane]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a new airplane, capable of extremely short takeoffs, on display in Dallas.
Date: June 10, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Evans]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Clarence "Sonny" Wesley Evans' reflection about his arrest and the criminal history of his father, Edell Evans. Sonny denies the charges of statutory rape against him and explains, when he is out of jail, that he will have to leave Fort Worth and the history of his father behind.
Date: June 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Boneheads]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Dallas Bonehead's Club preforming an impromptu show for the closing of Alophus Hotel's Century Room as it prepares for summer remodeling job. The group preforms before and during the traditional show done by the Dorothy Franey Ice Revue.
Date: June 15, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Country Club Opens New Golf Course]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the opening of the Arlington's Rolling Hills Country Club.
Date: June 17, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Robbery]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about J. H. Headrick's recounts three robberies that happened in the span of a few days that don't quite make sense to the investigators.
Date: June 26, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Dickens Rape Trial]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the ongoing Dickens Rape Trial involving Seymour Dickens Jr., for the rape of a housewife in her Oak Cliff home.
Date: June 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Restaurants]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Texas Restaurant Association's 19th Annual Convention being held at the Statler Hilton in Dallas. More than 1,700 restaurants are present are showing off their food all day inside the mezzanine of the hotel.
Date: June 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Haley]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about J. Evetts Haley touring the state of Texas on horseback as part of his campaign for governor.
Date: June 6, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Maze]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a maze inside Fort Worth's Botanical Gardens that is patterned after the Hampton Gardens in England.
Date: June 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Louisiana Law may Upset Texas League]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Texas League President Dick Butler pushing to stop a Louisiana law that would prevent Texas teams with black players from traveling to Shreveport for games. The law was passed through the house and will presented before the senate, butler will attend this meeting as well.
Date: June 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Two Texas hurdlers seek Olympic berths]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a collegiate track meet in Houston.
Date: June 10, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Long missing girl, father reunited]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a 16-year-old Fort Worth girl being reunited with her father after she ran away to San Angelo because she did not want to attend school.
Date: June 5, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Drowning]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the drowning death of Johnny Joel Jeans while at a swimming part near Pelican Island. The body was recovered after a four-hour search 150 yards from shore.
Date: June 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: News briefs -- Women Jurors]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an all-women juror in the trial of Mrs. Dorothy White, who got into an altercation with her sisters-in-law when chickens wouldn't respect a fence and scratched it. The women juror has yet to decide a verdict.
Date: June 13, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Golfer]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Fort Worth welder playing 11 rounds of golf in one day to set a new world record.
Date: June 4, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Red haired woman faces new charges]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ardella Giordenello, who was arrested after trying to sell an undercover federal agent heroin, receiving another drug charge of conspiring to acquire, sell, and traffic in narcotics.
Date: June 11, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Rapist]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the rape allegations towards Glen Dwaine Hicks, who denies the charges.
Date: June 28, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Elderly man bound and robbed]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Dallas tavern operator bound and robbed by two men, who are still at large.
Date: June 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Shooting]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the domestic dispute murder of Sydney Yarbrough by his wife. The couple was arguing over Yarbrough's lack of presence that lead to the fight for control of a rifle, it was during this quarrel that Mrs. Yarbrough shot her husband.
Date: June 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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