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60 Minutes, The Execution Of Ricky McGinn
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produced by Mary Mapes, fl. 2003, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Dan Rather, 1931-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2000), 15 mins
Since 1982, a record 233 executions have been carried out in the Texas death chamber. For many, that doesn't mean much because they view the death penalty from such a distance. Dan Rather gives a close-up report for 60 Minutes on the state-sanctioned death of convicted killer Ricky McGinn.
produced by Mary Mapes, fl. 2003, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Dan Rather, 1931-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2000), 15 mins
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60 Minutes, Nothing To Lose
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produced by Mary Mapes, fl. 2003, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Dan Rather, 1931-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2001), 13 mins
It may be the biggest manhunt since the days of the desperados — the search for seven Texas convicts who plotted their way out of prison. Dan Rather provides a look at what went wrong in Texas and the desperate hunt for seven dangerous men, still on the lam, with nothing to lose.
produced by Mary Mapes, fl. 2003, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Dan Rather, 1931-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2001), 13 mins
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60 Minutes, Top Ten Percent
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produced by Rome Hartman, fl. 2001-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lesley Stahl, 1941-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2004), 13 mins
The Texas legislature passed the 'Top 10' law seven years ago in an effort to promote ethnic diversity. How well has it worked? As Correspondent Lesley Stahl reports, it appears to have worked too well at the University of Texas in Austin.
produced by Rome Hartman, fl. 2001-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lesley Stahl, 1941-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2004), 13 mins
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60 Minutes, Big Game Hunting
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produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 13 mins
Some exotic animal species that are endangered in Africa are thriving on ranches in Texas, where a limited number are hunted for a high price. Ranchers say they need the income to care for the rest of the herd. Animal rights activists want the hunting to end. Lara Logan reports.
produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 13 mins
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Images of America, Arlington
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in Images of America (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2011), 128 page(s),
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Historians dispute the founding of Arlington. Some say Arlington started in 1848 when Col. Middleton Tate Johnson started the settlement called Johnson's Station, a forerunner of Arlington. Others say it was 1876, when the railroad arrived, or 1877, when the post office was established. Still others claim 1884 as...
in Images of America (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2011), 128 page(s),
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Images of America, Around Dripping Springs
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in Images of America (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2011), 128 page(s),
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Now known as the “Gateway to the Hill Country,” this small, historic town was once just a stagecoach stop between Austin and San Antonio. Founded by three pioneer families arriving from Mississippi in early 1854, the area was originally occupied by Tonkawa Indians. Despite an increasing pace of growth, the agr...
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Images of America, Austin's Rosewood Neighborhood
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Rosewood is a historically African American neighborhood on the east side of Austin. It takes its name from Rosewood Avenue, which runs through the heart of the area. Rosewood was first settled by Europeans in the late 19th century, and beginning in the 1910s, the City of Austin adopted as official policy the goal...
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Images of America, Camp Bowie Boulevard
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in Images of America (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2013), 128 page(s),
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In the early 1890s, Humphrey Barker Chamberlin installed a lifeline to his namesake suburb west of the city. A trolley connected to Arlington Heights Boulevard at the Trinity River’s Clear Fork and chugged across prairie land to reach Chamberlin Arlington Heights. Camp Bowie, a soldiers’ city, sprawled over bo...
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