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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1969 May

Retired Railroad Employees Present Train Cake to City Council

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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
05/06/69
Run Time
44 seconds
Sound
mag
Color
color
Script Excerpt
THE ENGINE--CONSISTING OF COLORED CONCANUT N ICING ATOP AN 18 INCH CAKE--WAS PRESENTED TO THE MAYOR BY LEIGH STURGILL, A NORFOLK AND WESTERN EMPLOYE, AND MISS OLIVE RYAN, A RETIRED EMPLOYE OF THE FORMER NEW YORK CENTRAL.
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