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1951

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series I. 1948-1981


1951

Cut Number General Subject Matter Date(s) Can Number
1 Mayor receives golden "0" for oyster T. D'Alesandro, Jr. March 1951 41-A
2 Flower and Garden Show opens tomorrow (see Look Back) March 1951 41-A
3 Red Cross? March 1951 41-A
4 Amputee returns to Active duty March 1951 41-A
5 Institute plans fashion show March 1951 41-A
6 T. D' Alesandro, Jr. and Unknown Group March 1951 41-A
7 1951 Red Cross fund Campaign to begin March 1951 41-A
8 National Flower Show opens (including T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) March 1951 41-A
9 Oriole Field trials held (hunting) March 1951 41-A
10 CBS official say TV is boom to radio ads March 1951 41-A
11 Red Cross receives blood for Armed Forces March 1951 41-A
12 Legal guardian named for Pappas quads March 1951 41-A
13 Liquid sugar being used by industry March 1951 41-A
14 Red Cross needs discussed March 1951 41-A
15 Plea made for Atlantic Union March 1951 41-A
16 G. Yates Cook sworn in as housing Chief March 1951 41-A
17 Easter seals provide girl with crutches March 1951 41-A
18 Baltimorean in 10th Corps honor guard March 1951 41-A
19 Beauty christens plane March 1951 41-A
20 Lanaconing girl wins governor's award March 1951 41-A
1 12 persons flee Mt. Vernon Place fire March 1951 41-B
2 Truck topples tree on boy March 1951 41-B
3 34 students tour harbor and rail facilities March 1951 41-B
4 Railroad safety award presented March 1951 41-B
5 Entertainers leave for Europe March 1951 41-B
6 Bandit threatens to shoot boy in holdup March 1951 41-B
7 "Iceberg Ike" (dog) leads life of ease March 1951 41-B
8 New school held overcrowded March 1951 41-B
9 Women pass Red Cross drive goal (see also Look Back) March 1951 41-B
10 Father offers to sub for Korean fighter March 1951 41-B
11 Easter finery destroyed in Linthicum fire March 1951 41-B
12 Baltimoreans observe Good Friday March 1951 41-B
13 Citizens group seek parley on youth problems March 1951 41-B
14 Converted ship re-christened (Cliffs Victory) March 1951 41-B
15 Prize eggs prepared for Easter egg hunt March 1951 41-B
16 McCormick's give Easter party March 1951 41-B
17 Crocuses herald spring March 1951 41-B
18 Mayor proclaims symphony week March 1951 41-B
19 Election machines guarded March 1951 41-B
20 Uplands mansion being converted to women's home March 1951 41-B
21 Woman in gown March 1951 41-B
22 Notre Dame football team in spring training March 1951 41-B
23 Auriol visits Naval Academy March 1951 41-B
24 Hans Schuler, noted sculptor, dies at 76 March 1951 41-B
25 3 persons hurt as B.T.C. bus and truck collide March 1951 41-B
1 National Duckpin tournament April 1951 42-A
2
Pappas quads sit for first family portrait
April 1951 42-A
3 ECA honors 46 groups in State (including T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) April 1951 42-A
4 Maryland Club Women hold Convention April 1951 42-A
5 Calvary Lutheran Church dedicated April 1951 42-A
6 St. Agnes Catholic Church dedicated April 1951 42-A
7 Laurel Report (race course) April 1951 42-A
8 Gold medal photograps selected April 1951 42-A
9 Orioles prepare for league opening April 1951 42-A
10 200 Maryland Cub Scouts tour Proving Ground (Aberdeen) April 1951 42-A
11 Noted sculptor views works April 1951 42-A
12 Mat Hatters stage annual party April 1951 42-A
13 McKeldin talks on government at Ad Club April 1951 42-A
14 Naval Academy band leader has 43 years service April 1951 42-A
15 Orient report? April 1951 42-A
16 German, Japanese merchant flags return to port April 1951 42-A
17 National bowling match opens here (including T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) April 1951 42-A
18 New faces in Maryland government April 1951 42-A
19 Fine Arts showing at Maryland Institute April 1951 42-A
20 Cancer crusade begins (including T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) April 1951 42-A
21 3 Alarm fire hits scrap farm April 1951 42-A
22 Lutheran convention meets here April 1951 42-A
23 Israel Bond drive outlined April 1951 42-A
24 One dead, one injured in fire April 1951 42-A
25 Children search for Easter eggs April 1951 42-A
1 Bailey Goss celebrates 2nd TV anniversary April 1951 42-B
2 Car demolished in accident April 1951 42-B
3 4 Alarm fire hits tavern April 1951 42-B
4 Vandals tear up church garden April 1951 42-B
5 Elections' Board examines 4th district April 1951 42-B
6 Wedding Chapel planned for Airport April 1951 42-B
7 Preston Gardens in bloom April 1951 42-B
8 Fire strikes next door to firehouse April 1951 42-B
9 Children report Easter Seal sales April 1951 42-B
10 Garden tour begins April 1951 42-B
11 Grocer slain in attempted holdup April 1951 42-B
12 Sandlot baseball season opens April 1951 42-B
13 Sherwood Gardens ready for Spring showing April 1951 42-B
14 Governor signs 175 measures April 1951 42-B
15 Artist paints portrait of actress April 1951 42-B
16 Board of Visitors meets at Naval Academy April 1951 42-B
17 Pine Pep wins My Lady's Manor April 1951 42-B
18 Repertoire wins Chesapeake stakes April 1951 42-B
19 Boy Scout Jubilee held at Friendship April 1951 42-B
20 Democrats leave for Jefferson - Jackson dinner April 1951 42-B
21 Orient report April 1951 42-B
22 Fort Meade Medical Center activated April 1951 42-B
23 New Equipment dedicated at St. Gabriel's April 1951 42-B
24 Two alarm fire sweeps through Furniture Store April 1951 42-B
25 Cancer crusade reaches 46% of State Goal April 1951 42-B
26 TB Seal founder speaks at meeting April 1951 42-B
1 Goucher observes May Day May 1951 44
2 County Delegate wins Dixie (horserace) May 1951 44
3 Steeplechases resumed at Pimlico May 1951 44
4 Towson May Queen selected May 1951 44
5 New judges take posts May 1951 44
6 Fruit loaded for Germany (on ship Quadriga) May 1951 44
7 Golf season in full swing May 1951 44
8 Aged Book presented to Franklin School May 1951 44
9 Mt. Washington beats Loyola (lacrosse) May 1951 44
10 Institute Conducts fete of lights May 1951 44
11 Railroad tour for teachers May 1951 44
12 Dogwood in bloom May 1951 44
13 Woman dies in fire May 1951 44
14 City vs. Mt. St. Joe (baseball) May 1951 44
15 Patapsco water tunnel opened (most of segment removed) May 1951 44
16 Calvert routs Edison 21-2 (baseball) May 1951 44
17 Bryn Mawr holds fete May 1951 44
18 ROTC awards presented at U. of M. (including McKeldin) May 1951 44
19 East "Baltimore boys"get together May 1951 44
20 Mode 1 Car Race May 1951 44
21 Safety Conference opens May 1951 44
22 Lone Fisherman wins Pimlico steeplechase May 1951 44
23 Women's Ad Club hears publisher May 1951 44
24 Morgan ROTC on review May 1951 44
25 Civil Air Patrol graduates May 1951 44
26 Boy rescued from fountain May 1951 44
27 Antique show at Alcazar May 1951 44
28 University of Maryland beauties parade May 1951 44
29 Beginning swimmers demonstrate May 1951 44
30 May Day at Essex May 1951 44
1 Second Presbyterian Church carnival June 1951 46A
2 All Star Prep team (baseball) June 1951 46A
3 State Police Head takes office June 1951 46A
4 Dog Show Preview June 1951 46A
5 Dump truck June 1951 46A
6 New Family in Parkville (birds) June 1951 46A
7 Western Electric holds beauty contest June 1951 46A
8 Gwynn Oak amusement park June 1951 46A
9 Annual packaging awards June 1951 46A
10 South Atlantic pentathalon championship June 1951 46A
11 Auto accident June 1951 46A
12 Fire June 1951 46A
13 Cavern area quiet (Clement Street cavern) - street digging June 1951 46A
14 First Aid Meet June 1951 46A
15 Olympic Club wins South Atlantic track meet June 1951 46A
16 Rose Festival held in Canton area June 1951 46A
17 City Playground open June 1951 46A
18 1600 women Attending short course June 1951 46A
19 French artist's work on exhibit (Raoul Dufy) June 1951 46A
20 Work at Sam Smith Park progressing June 1951 46A
21 Lost visitor reunited with friendly cabbie June 1951 46A
22 New general at Fort Meade June 1951 46A
23 Ruxton County Fair June 1951 46A
24 State employees forced out by fire June 1951 46A
25 Sparrows Point holds annual pistol shoot June 1951 46A
26 Middle Atlantic Amateur Golf Championship June 1951 46A
27 Ore ships arrive at Port Covington - Liberian (see also Look Back) June 1951 46A
28 Judge Sherbow cites retiring court guard June 1951 46A
29 Accident (train-car) June 1951 46A
30 Biddison begins another term as city solicitor June 1951 46A
31 Humane Society holds Hayday June 1951 46A
1 Oscar Lusby - Police Captain promoted June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
2 Union Stock Yards June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
3 Dog Show Winner June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
4 Baseball game June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
5 Circus June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
6 Traffic June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
7 Traffic June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
8 Shoe-shine - 15 cents June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
9 Soap box racer June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
10 School children June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
11 Port June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
12 People on street June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
13 Women's golf (Mrs. Nes wins) June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
14 Tennis June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
15 Digging Up Clement Street (Clement St. cavern) June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
16 Boy Scouts June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
17 Pedestrian traffic June 1951 (Cuts & Look Back) 46B
1 Sailboat June 1951 47A
2 New Fawns at Zoo June 1951 47A
3 Groundbreaking for new additions at school June 1951 47A
4 Youth leave for Fresh Air Farm June 1951 47A
5 Light erected at Gable Avenue R.R. crossing June 1951 47A
6 Model of Statue of Liberty left to Latrobe Homes June 1951 47A
7 Vacation Bible Schools in session June 1951 47A
8 Woman begins 12th term at Maryland Institute June 1951 47A
9 Oriole Gun Club holds meet June 1951 47A
10 Goucher College graduation (169 grads) June 1951 47A
11 ROTC Cadets in training at Fort Meade June 1951 47A
12 Horse, 22, racing at Laurel June 1951 47A
13 Northwood Church holds Lawn June 1951 47A
14 Fire June 1951 47A
15 Auto Accident June 1951 47A
16 Mt. Wilson gets Occupational Therapy service June 1951 47A
17 5 firefighters cited for action in market fire June 1951 47A
18 University of Maryland graduation (2956 grads) June 1951 47A
19 Olympic Club wins municipal games June 1951 47A
20 Children's party held at Alcazar June 1951 47A
29 Union Pickets Laurel Racetrack 1951 Year in Review 58B
30 Wild West Visits Baltimore 1951 Year in Review 58B
31 The Old Army Game 1951 Year in Review 58B
32 New Look for Old Cars 1951 Year in Review 58B
33 Parcel Post Rates rise 1951 Year in Review 58B
34 Cub Scouts tours Capitol 1951 Year in Review 58B
35 City College Celebrates 112th anniversary 1951 Year in Review 58B
36 No Manpower shortage at the University of Maryland 1951 Year in Review 58B
37 Two Empty Freight Cars Bucked and Derailed 1951 Year in Review 58B
38 Noted Entertainer made Honorary Fire Chief 1951 Year in Review 58B
39 Converted ore Carrier Christened 1951 Year in Review 58B
40 Fire Prevention demonstration at Mt. Washington 1951 Year in Review 58B
41 Columbus Day observed here 1951 Year in Review 58B
42 Patterson Park trounces City College 1951 Year in Review 58B
43 Fire Prevention Queen Crowned 1951 Year in Review 58B
44 "No More Dreams" by order of park police 1951 Year in Review 58B
45 Firemen hurt as blaze sweeps store 1951 Year in Review 58B
46 Work underway on Hilton Street project 1951 Year in Review 58B
47 New faces on Bullets Squad 1951 Year in Review 58B
48 Miss "Piggy Bank" chosen for Bowl Game 1951 Year in Review 58B
49 Morgan trounces Delaware State 1951 Year in Review 58B
50 3-Alarm fire razes lumber yard shed 1951 Year in Review 58B
51 Medals for heroism presented at Aberdeen 1951 Year in Review 58B
52 Winners of safety contest announced 1951 Year in Review 58B
53 Monkeys caught after merry chase 1951 Year in Review 58B