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[News Clip: Clary]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about proceedings in the Dallas murder trial of rancher T. Clifton Clary, accused of burning down his home while his wife was inside.
Date: November 1, 1955
Duration: 2 minutes 31 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Woman is rescued from lake waters]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a woman rescued by fishermen after falling into White Rock Lake in Dallas. The script goes on to describe a car accident in Dallas that crushed a bystander's leg, which was then amputated.
Date: October 26, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 56 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: TCU froggies]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a college football game in Miami between Texas Christian University and the University of Miami. The TCU Frogs win the game 21-12.
Date: October 21, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 38 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Blast wrecks home, kills one, hurts 2]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a gas explosion destroying a Fort Worth home, killing a young boy and injuring his mother and sister.
Date: October 16, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 31 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Negro sues Decker, others]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about an African-American man, Jackson Davis, suing Dallas county sheriff Bill Decker, two of his deputies, and a Dallas County cotton broker for allegedly stealing money from him and wrongfully imprisoning him.
Date: October 14, 1955
Duration: 3 minutes 18 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Third lumber firm is damaged by fire]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about the third lumber yard fire in Fort Worth over the course of a month. The latest fire caused no injuries. The script goes on to describe Fire Prevention Week celebrations in the city, with a downtown parade of firefighting equipment.
Date: October 9, 1955
Duration: 3 minutes 33 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: McGowan trial]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about three murder trials and one rape trial in Fort Worth, Dallas, and Waco.
Date: September 20, 1955
Duration: 3 minutes 16 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Widespread damage caused by storm]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a windstorm and heavy rain in Fort Worth causing widespread damage to local buildings and power lines.
Date: September 11, 1955
Duration: 2 minutes 21 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Sheriff's]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about the annual convention of the Texas Sheriff's Association.
Date: August 30, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 22 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: News briefs]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a visit to Dallas by Congressional Medal of Honor winner and actor Audie Murphy, promoting his latest film, "To Hell and Back."
Date: August 19, 1955
Duration: 3 minutes 03 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Miss Texas leaves for Atlantic City]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about the 1955 Miss Texas contest winner, Vera June Prichard, leaving Dallas for Atlantic City to compete in the Miss America beauty pageant.
Date: August 30, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 37 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Harry Huggins]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about Harry Huggins meeting with law enforcement officers and his two attorneys for an undisclosed purpose, a separate story about a car crashing into the home of John Henry Majors, and a final story about the Handley Lions Club carnival.
Date: August 18, 1955
Duration: 2 minutes 19 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Okies]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about Oklahoma Governor Raymond Gary and actor Will Rogers, Jr., stopping over in Fort Worth en route to New York on a promotional tour for the motion picture musical, "Oklahoma."
Date: August 17, 1955
Duration: 57 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Dempsey]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about former heavyweight boxing champion Jack Dempsey coming to Dallas to referee two boxing matches at the Dallas Sportatorium.
Date: August 17, 1955
Duration: 48 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Cat and monkey]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a cat named Pat that adopted a baby monkey.
Date: August 12, 1955
Duration: 39 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Beauty contest]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a beauty contest to find the queen of the Silver Jubilee circus.
Date: August 12, 1955
Duration: 41 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: News briefs --- Jury wheel]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about women added to the jury pool in Tarrant County for the first time.
Date: August 5, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 05 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: News briefs --- pastor returns]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about the return of Reverend James W. Taylor, pastor of Grand Prairie's First Baptist Church, to Carter Field in Fort Worth after an overseas trip.
Date: August 5, 1955
Duration: 49 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Miss Whitney]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about beauty pageant winners from various states passing through North Texas airports en route to Long Beach, California, to compete in the Miss Universe contest.
Date: July 14, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 36 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Husband surrenders in double shooting]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about Raymond F. McGowan surrendering to Sheriff Decker for questioning in regards to a double killing.
Date: July 10, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 02 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Bar Association]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about members of the State Bar Association convening in Dallas to hear an address by U.S. District Judge William C. Mathes.
Date: July 1, 1955
Duration: 1 minute 37 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Fire]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about burning tar on the roof of Monnig's Department store.
Date: June 24, 1955
Duration: 22 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Safety]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a meeting of the Fort Worth Safety Council about strict enforcement of traffic laws.
Date: June 24, 1955
Duration: 25 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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