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

74-Year-Old Lillie Helms Dies in a House Fire in Henry County, 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
04/18/59
Run Time
40 seconds
Sound
Silent
Color
BW
Abstract
Firefighters try to put out the remaining fire after a house burned to the ground and left only the chimney standing; the Henry County Lifesaving Crew recover and transport the body of Lillie Helms who was killed in the fire.
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