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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1959 March

Escaped Convict Recovered in Roanoke, Va.

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Format
Video; Online; Anchor Script; Streaming Video
Release Date
03/30/59
Run Time
50 seconds
Sound
Silent
Color
BW
Abstract
A Roanoke, Va. police officer escorts Richard Taylor, a convict escaped from a Floyd County, Va., work camp, to the Roanoke City Police Department after apprehending him nearby. Inside the building, several officers inspect the man's clothing and pat him down.
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