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[News Script: March of Dimes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an aerial survey being taken by the Dallas Mothers March on Polio, which will aid them in their campaigning next Monday.
Date: January 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Polio mother]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Mrs. Lloyd R. Erwin raising her two children from a wheel chair due to being stricken with bulbar spinal polio in 1951 and being named Dallas Polio Mother of the Year.
Date: January 10, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mothers March]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a meeting held by the Mothers-March-on-Police-Workers to determine how they will raise funds to fight polio.
Date: January 9, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Artist]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about artist Bill Zimmator, who has overcome being stricken with polio to create delicate 3-dimensional paintings of landscapes and portraits by holding the brush in his teeth.
Date: March 29, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Pol io]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Fort Worth medical committee meeting to discuss the polio inoculation program.
Date: April 30, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Therapy board]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a physical therapy board for polio victims at John Peter Smith hospital in Fort Worth.
Date: April 11, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Vaccine]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a second round of the Salk polio vaccine arriving in Dallas.
Date: July 14, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Polio test plans are explained]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tarrant County's plans to administer the polio vaccine to nearly 9,000 second graders. The mass vaccination would be performed by volunteer doctors, who were to be assisted by local mothers.
Date: March 30, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Polio vaccine]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a shortage of the Salk polio vaccine in the state of Texas.
Date: March 5, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Polio mothers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a one-hour March of Dimes drive, called "Mothers March on Polio" in Dallas.
Date: February 9, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Polio victim to get new home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Charles Barker, a Denton man who was paralyzed from polio, receiving a new home for him and his family, courtesy of his friends, the Denton Optimist club, and Denton craftsmen.
Date: July 25, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Civitan Club gets polio inoculations]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Cowtown Civitan Club of Fort Worth taking a double-barreled swing at polio by donating 250 dollars to the March of Dimes and then vaccinating their members against the disease.
Date: January 17, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dallas polio]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the city of Dallas giving Type 2 Sabin Oral Polio Vaccines to more than 300,000 people at 92 clinics.
Date: November 18, 1962
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Iron lung kid]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a polio-stricken 9-year-old Arlington boy being transported home in an iron lung after a 10-month hospital stay.
Date: October 5, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Iron Lung]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Judy Whitman, a reporter for the Dallas Times-Herald, who experienced living in an iron lung at Parkland Hospital.
Date: January 11, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Iron Lung]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Laverne Philips, a 13-year-old girl, and her impending trip to Southwestern Poliomyelitis Respiratory Center in Houston, where she will be weaned away from her iron lung.
Date: September 23, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Most kids taking Salk polio shots]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about mass polio vaccinations of Fort Worth school children. Public health officials report that only a few parents have revoked permission for their children to receive the shot.
Date: May 3, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Few in area get questioned vaccine]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a federal order to halt the distribution of polio vaccines made by Cutter Laboratories in California, after several people fall ill with polio after receiving the inoculation. Officials say vaccines made by the company have been distributed in unknown numbers in the Dallas and Fort Worth areas, but no cases of polio from the vaccine have appeared.
Date: April 27, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Entertainer seeks funds for polio]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about television singer Mae Williams appealing for funds for the Sister Kenney Polio Foundation at Fort Worth's Meacham Field.
Date: August 2, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections