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1952

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series I. 1948-1981


1952

Cut Number General Subject Matter Date(s) Can Number
1 Air Raid Drill (sirens tested?) See also Look Back) August 1952 70
2 Second Army honors retiring Admiral August 1952 70
3 Kiwanis sponsors pony show at Timonium August 1952 70
4 City employees donate blood (recognition given by T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) August 1952 70
5 New Edmondson Library open to public August 1952 70
6 State softball tournament opens August 1952 70
7 Lauf captures Maryland bike title August 1952 70
8 Derby (soapbox) winner becomes City celebrity August 1952 70
9 Polio victim leaves for Warm Springs August 1952 70
10 Tug starts 11,000 mile voyage August 1952 70
11 Children at park (no title) - Twins contest? August 1952 70
12 Possible solution to flying sausers (kites) (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
13 Family leaving on plane (no title) -soapbox derby winner (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
14 Recruits leave in style for training (by plane) (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
15 Governor McKeldin visits Admiral Joy (at USNA) (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
16 Signal Corps shop dedicated August 1952 70
17 Unknown man and military (no title) August 1952 70
18 McPhail yearlings to be sold at Saratoga August 1952 70
19 Youngsters vie for honors in junior Olympics - (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
20 Children flock to recreation pier - (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
21 Fire Board cites eight for rescue August 1952 70
22 Great-grandmother received degree at Morgan State August 1952 70
23 Marine Reserve returns from Camp LeJeune (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
24 Nurses receive caps August 1952 70
25 County holds track & field junior olympics August 1952 70
26 Stadium concrete cracks under extreme heat (no footage) (See Look Back) August 1952 70
27 Camp Detrick voters August 1952 70
28 Gardeners prepare for Contest - See Also Look Back August 1952 70
29 Traffic body tests harbor ferry route - See Also Look Back August 1952 70
30 Washington news carriers visit Baltimore (Fort McHenry) August 1952 70
31 Monkey Shines at the Zoo August 1952 70
32 Tennis Favorites Advance in Middle Atlantic tourney (see also Look Back) August 1952 70
33 Breeders show Halsteens at McDonogh - see Also Look Back August 1952 70
34 Ship (docked) "Mcguel de Larrinaga" - Liverpool (No title) August 1952 70
35 Lab (no title) August 1952 70
36 Fire razes lumber shed August 1952 70
37 Golf - Eastern Open (See also Look Back) August 1952 70
1 Midland Pastor dies as blaze razes rectory August 1952 71A
2 Chemical workers cross picket line August 1952 71A
3 Man has stone relic for sale August 1952 71A
4 Ex-senator cannot believes he is 75 August 1952 71A
5 New Jeep tested at Aberdeen August 1952 71A
6 Ballot batallian opens drive for voters August 1952 71A
7 Thousands angle at fishing fair August 1952 71A
8 Diane Thomas Chosen farm queen August 1952 71A
9 T. D'Alesandro, Jr. & Unknown group August 1952 71A
10 Driver injured as quarry truck overturns August 1952 71A
11 Ground broken for synagogue (including T. R. McKeldin) August 1952 71A
12 Get out the Vote August 1952 71A
13 Councilmen receive safety awards (including T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) August 1952 71A
14 Rare flower blooms at night August 1952 71A
15 Horseshoes August 1952 71A
16 Western Maryland Queen visits Mayor (T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) August 1952 71A
17 ROTC instructor retires after 25 years August 1952 71A
18 Eastern Open ticket deadline only 4 days off (prep of golf course) August 1952 71A
19 Racing highlights - Timonium events August 1952 71A
20 Tall Cedar start dystrophy drive August 1952 71A
21 Steel plant object of foreign study August 1952 71A
22 Dust, smoke invade lower Canton (See Look Back Sept) August 1952 71A
23 Minnie (elephant) is sick (See Look Back Sept) August 1952 71A
  Air raid sirens tested (See LB Aug) -title only August 1952 71A
  Barnyard golf Champions -title only August 1952 71A
  Admiral Joy's illness ebbs (See LB Aug) -title only August 1952 71A
1 Burning fields? August 1952 71B
2 Unknown Man (with reporter) August 1952 71B
3 Unknown Men and Women (with reporter) August 1952 71B
4 Elkridge fire leaves August 1952 71B
5 Unknown community August 1952 71B
6 Boys find bottle with message August 1952 71B
7 King of Iraq visits Academy August 1952 71B
8 Four rescued after night on Bay August 1952 71B
9 Records fall in Sun swim meet August 1952 71B
10 457th reserve Unit leaves for training August 1952 71B
11 Government clamps down on foreign weapons August 1952 71B
12 Fair grounds readied for opening August 1952 71B
13 Campaign for safe driving Continues August 1952 71B
14 Engineering scholarship awarded August 1952 71B
15 Mayor proclaims better fishing days August 1952 71B
16 Baltimore County Refuge August 1952 71B
17 Shipworkers stay off jobs after service August 1952 71B
18 Baltimore Captain to serve in Turkey August 1952 71B
19 Mrs. Paige wins beauty contest August 1952 71B
20 Harbor? August 1952 71B
21 Policeman on the spot (directing traffic) August 1952 71B
22 Man killed as Car, truck collide August 1952 71B
1 Tests on Monkeys & white mice for space travel Sept. 19-29 72A
2 An apple day - Apple Harvest queens handing out apples Sept. 19-29 72A
3 Dundalk boy found after 3 days Sept. 19-29 72A
4 Loyola 6, St. James 2 (football) Sept. 19-29 72A
5 MP's celebrates 11th anniversary Sept. 19-29 72A
6 Two teenagers caught after manhunt Sept. 19-29 72A
7 Mayor (T. D'Alesandro, Jr.) proclaims Loyola Day Sept. 19-29 72A
8 Prime Minister of Norway visits City Sept. 19-29 72A
9 Check given Franklin Square Hospital Sept. 19-29 72A
10 Birds (no title) Sept. 19-29 72A
11 League of women voters start fund drive Sept. 19-29 72A
12 "Mountain Mariner" launched at Sparrows Point Sept. 19-29 72A
13 Grammar arraigned (See LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72A
14 Hall Hammond Appointed to Appeals Court Sept. 19-29 72A
15 St. Mary's Catholic Church to be razed (See LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72A
16 St. Joe opens season with victory (football) Sept. 19-29 72A
17 St. Edward's nine takes title (baseball) Sept. 19-29 72A
18 Ten foreign engineers visit city Sept. 19-29 72A
19 Food show fanfare begins early (see LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72A
20 CD officials make use of war supplies Sept. 19-29 72A
21 Adlai Stevenson winds up Baltimore visit (See LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72A
22 Tile plates to mark school Crossings (see LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72A
23 Mayor T. D'Alesandro, Jr. Unveils new plaque at Court House Sept. 19-29 72A
24 One killed in truck, trailer accident Sept. 19-29 72A
25 Mothers group prepare for antique show Sept. 19-29 72A
26 Dedication of new chapel at Loyola Sept. 19-29 72A
1 Golf Sept. 19-29 72B
2 Water flows once again to Eden Terrace Sept. 19-29 72B
3 Internal Revenue Officers take oath Sept. 19-29 72B
4 Local Navy Unit receives Safety award Sept. 19-29 72B
5 Manhunt Sept. 19-29 72B
6 Four firefighters honored for rescue Sept. 19-29 72B
7 Man revived after heart stops Sept. 19-29 72B
8 Fight Blight (see LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72B
9 Public. Schools Open Sept. 19-29 72B
10 Man Uninjured in scaffold fall Sept. 19-29 72B
11 Suspects nabbed minutes after holdup Sept. 19-29 72B
12 Submarine visits Annapolis Sept. 19-29 72B
13 State acts to replenish oyster supply (See LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72B
14 Mulloy wins hard court tennis tourney Sept. 19-29 72B
15 Noted Lecturer addresses women's group Sept. 19-29 72B
16 Cub Scouts hold soap box derby (See LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72B
17 Street Car Conductor (no title) (See LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72B
18 Israeli health minister visits city Sept. 19-29 72B
19 Like Father like Son (young man joining Army) Sept. 19-29 72B
20 Safety sought for Wilkens Avenue Crossing (Wilkens Ave., & Primrose Ave.) Sept. 19-29 72B
21 City College holds mock election (See LB Sept) Sept. 19-29 72B
22 Norse ship ends 34,000 mile trip here Sept. 19-29 72B
23 TITLE ONLY: Naval service ship commissioned Sept. 19-29 72B
1 Contest winner - sponsored by Dunhill Cigarettes December 1952 76A
2 Shopping crowds downtown - (title only) December 1952 76A
3 Christmas doll give away December 1952 76A
4 Sea Explorers in Norfolk (title only) December 1952 76A
5 Toys for Tots December 1952 76A
6 Students prepare for civil defense December 1952 76A
7 Christmas mail - "'Mail Early" reminder December 1952 76A
8 Governor opens new road (title only) December 1952 76A
9 TruckWreck December 1952 76A
10 Firefighter receives commendation December 1952 76A
11 Israel Bonds - big day December 1952 76A
12 Phone rate increase (title only) December 1952 76A
13 Symphony Women hold Christmas program December 1952 76A
14 Navy Team arrive home (football?) December 1952 76A
15 First Christmas trees arrive December 1952 76A
16 Air-power advocate arrives December 1952 76A
17 Holdup December 1952 76A
18 Football December 1952 76A
19 Christmas packages December 1952 76A
20 Art Exhibit December 1952 76A
21 Girl Scouts December 1952 76A
22 Boy Charged with arson December 1952 76A
23 Blind Christmas tree sale December 1952 76A
24 Zionist speaker December 1952 76A
25 Govans school children painting December 1952 76A
26 Zionist author - Henrietta Szold December 1952 76A
27 Seagulls December 1952 76A
28 Christmas Tree Hazards December 1952 76A
29 Fireman? receives commendation December 1952 76A
30 Herbert Fallon - Man of the Year December 1952 76A
31 Western Maryland Railroad service awards December 1952 76A
32 Japanese in Baltimore December 1952 76A
33 Wolves at Zoo December 1952 76A
1 Women with Xmas Dolls December 1952 76B
2 Lighting Star on tree December 1952 76B
3 Polio (?) patient December 1952 76B
4 Downtown houses December 1952 76B
5 Trucks December 1952 76B
6 Kelly Clinic closing December 1952 76B
7 John Arthur sworn in December 1952 76B
8 Taping messages for Soldiers December 1952 76B
9 Trash trucks December 1952 76B
10 Bazooka shells December 1952 76B
11 Man at meeting December 1952 76B
12 Injured man in bed December 1952 76B
13 Taxidermy December 1952 76B
14 Blood donors at Sparrows Point December 1952 76B
15 Dedication ceremony December 1952 76B
16 Man arrives at Airport December 1952 76B
17 Indian engineer December 1952 76B
18 Cullin named to the bench December 1952 76B
19 Col. Shriver retiring December 1952 76B
20 Mercy Hospital manager December 1952 76B
21 Christmas tree sale for the blind December 1952 76B
22 Christmas museum December 1952 76B
23 State Police graduation December 1952 76B
24 Electoral (?) votes December 1952 76B
25 Narcotics raid December 1952 76B
26 St. Joseph's gym ground breaking December 1952 76B
27 Letter to Santa December 1952 76B
28 Tree Decorating December 1952 76B