Item Details

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

Washington and Lee Fraternity Brother Jokingly Tells Member of Piedmont Airlines That He Plans to Hijack Plane; Gets Stern Talking-to by Officials

Digital Collection

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
12/19/69
Run Time
30 seconds
Sound
Mag
Color
color
Script Excerpt
A PRACTICAL JOKE BACKFIRED ON TWO WASHINGTON AND LEE FRATERNITY BROTHERS TODAY, CAUSING MUCH EXCITEMENT FOR POLICE AND EMBARRASSMENT FOR THE STUDENTS.
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