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1953

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series I. 1948-1981


1953

Cut Number General Subject Matter Date(s) Can Number
Please Note: Reels 79-81 were removed by WMAR-TV and have not been returned
1 Civil Defense - See also Look Back Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
2 Box 414 Christmas display Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
3 Longshoremen's strike - againt American Sugar Refining (See also Look Back) Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
4 March of Dimes Drive Opens Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
5 New Year's Evening Snow Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
6 McKeldin & Unknown Men (Mr. Weinberg?) Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
7 Fire Damage to Apartment Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
8 Strike (Addition of #3) Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
9 Garbage (Strike?) (See also LB Jan) Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
10 Nurses with baby Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
11 RR engineer and family Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
12 Iron Lung? Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
13 School Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
14 Downtown shoping district Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
15 Capt. Hartung named Big Brother Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
16 Strikers paid Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
17 Parrot Bill Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
18 6 Alarm pickle plant fire -Lang Pickle Plant, Monument & Haven Sts. (see also Look Back) Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
19 Netherland Minister at Annapolis Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
20 March of Dimes - booth (see also Look Back) Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
21 Chinaman held up Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
22 Turkey auction Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
23 Firemen Commended Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
24 Ship painted (LAS PIEDRAS) Jan. 1-9, 1953 79A
1 Military - Marching Jan. 10-16 79B
2 Baby birds Jan. 10-16 79B
3 Garbage (strike?) See also Look Back Jan. 10-16 79B
4 Traffic Jan. 10-16 79B
5 Man and Dog Jan. 10-16 79B
6 Unknown people Jan. 10-16 79B
7 Snow Jan. 10-16 79B
8 Army Officers Jan. 10-16 79B
9 Ship (damaged?) Jan. 10-16 79B
10 Annie #3 Jan. 10-16 79B
11 Medical? equipment Jan. 10-16 79B
12 Railroad Engine Jan. 10-16 79B
13 Pool (Billiards) Jan. 10-16 79B
14 Koldney gets ticket Jan. 10-16 79B
15 Bay Bridge traffic - in 5 months over 800,000 cars - See also Look Back Jan. 10-16 79B
16 Accident at Coldspring & Park Heights Jan. 10-16 79B
17 Additional to #3 Jan. 10-16 79B
18 French Rotarian here Jan. 10-16 79B
19 Church dedicated Jan. 10-16 79B
20 Additional to #3 Jan. 10-16 79B
21 Mayor's (Thomas D 'Alesandro, Jr.) proclamation Jan. 10-16 79B
22 Baltimore Contractors March of Dimes Jan. 10-16 79B
1 McKeldin and Military personnel Jan. 17-31 80A
2 Viking Rocket Launching Jan. 17-31 80A
3 Garbage strike Jan. 17-31 80A
4 New library - North & Pennsylvania Ave. (see also Look Back) Jan. 17-24 80A
5 Impounding doubled (See also Look Back) Jan. 17-24 80A
6 Fireworks at Ferndale Jan. 17-24 80A
7 Colts Owners Jan. 17-24 80A
8 Junior Association of Commerce - Man of Year Jan. 17-24 80A
9 Tennis Jan. 17-24 80A
10 Traffic Safety (including McKeldin) Jan. 17-24 80A
11 Baltimore Museum of Art Jan. 17-24 80A
12 Fire Jan. 17-24 80A
13 Fire Jan. 17-24 80A
14 Boy Scouts Jan. 17-24 80A
15 Ad Club- banquet Jan. 17-24 80A
16 Rifles Jan. 17-24 80A
17 Civil Defense Jan. 17-24 80A
18 Homburgs -(See also Look Back) Jan. 17-24 80A
19 Citations Jan. 17-24 80A
20
Policemen inspecting weapons
Jan. 17-24 80A
21 School Bus - Baltimore City (see also Look Back) Jan. 17-24 80A
22 Museum Jan. 17-24 80A
23 Policemen Jan. 17-24 80A
24 Telephone - dialing goes to 7 digits (See also Look Back) Jan. 17-24 80A
25 Posters? Jan. 17-24 80A
26 Rivoli - torn Down (no footage) (see also Look Back) Jan. 17-24 80A
1 Group of Children Jan. 25-31 80B
2 Unknown Man Jan. 25-31 80B
3 Fire Jan. 25-31 80B
4 Goods taken from Car (dope?) Jan. 25-31 80B
5 Cins Pac Fleet Jan. 25-31 80B
6 Military officer Jan. 25-31 80B
7 Ribbon Cutting Jan. 25-31 80B
8 Unknown Woman Jan. 25-31 80B
9 Korean Officer (ROK) Jan. 25-31 80B
10 Unloading a truck Jan. 25-31 80B
11 Award presentation Jan. 25-31 80B
12 Building Jan. 25-31 80B
13 Military men taking oath Jan. 25-31 80B
14 March of Dimes (See also LB) Jan. 25-31 80B
15 Knives - defining a deadly weapon (see also Look Back) Jan. 25-31 80B
16 Northwood Elementary School Jan. 25-31 80B
17 Port Jan. 25-31 80B
18 West Pointers at USNA Jan. 25-31 80B
19 Fire Jan. 25-31 80B
20 Art Exhibit Jan. 25-31 80B
21 Dancers Jan. 25-31 80B
1 ? Feb 1-14 81A
2 Llamas Feb 1-14 81A
3 Fire Feb 1-14 81A
4 School Population Feb 1-14 81A
5 Unknown Man Feb 1-14 81A
6
Tampered with Safe - Baltimore Salvage
Feb 1-14 81A
7 Owl Feb 1-14 81A
8 Russian Gun Feb 1-14 81A
9 Unknown Man Feb 1-14 81A
10 group including T. D'Alesandro, Jr. Feb 1-14 81A
11 Unknown women Feb 1-14 81A
12 Unknown women and man Feb 1-14 81A
13 Unknown Man Feb 1-14 81A
14 Black enclosure Feb 1-14 81A
15 Unknown group Feb 1-14 81A
16 Award presentation to Firemen Feb 1-14 81A
17 Rail Yards Feb 1-14 81A
18 Butcher? Meat prices? Feb 1-14 81A
19 Unknown buildings Feb 1-14 81A
20 Objects in cigarettes (Smuggled?) Feb 1-14 81A
21 Unknown men Feb 1-14 81A
22 T. D'Alesandro, Jr. and Unknown men Feb 1-14 81A
23 Catholic war veterans Feb 1-14 81A
24 Boy Scouts Feb 1-14 81A
25 Old houses Feb 1-14 81A
1 Animal Feb 1-14 81B
2 House in North Point Feb 1-14 81B
3 Construction Feb 1-14 81B
4 Cigar Store Indians Feb 1-14 81B
5 Unknown Men Feb 1-14 81B
6 Unknown Man Feb 1-14 81B
7 Crownsville State Hospital Feb 1-14 81B
8 Man being Sworn in by T. D'Alesandro, Jr. Feb 1-14 81B
9 Group at USNA Feb 1-14 81B
10 Accident Feb 1-14 81B
11 Clearing Ground Feb 1-14 81B
12 Unknown Man Feb 1-14 81B
13 Flag presented to ? Feb 1-14 81B
14 Unknown group Feb 1-14 81B
15 Music Feb 1-14 81B
16 Fire damage? Feb 1-14 81B
1 Clergy consecrating a church June 1953 87A
2 Carnival June 1953 87A
3 Black community service, bricklaying June 1953 87A
4 Military parade around track and field stadium June 1953 87A
5 Naval ships/ceremony June 1953 87A
6 Mothers and children signing up for something June 1953 87A
7 Military beauty pageant June 1953 87A
8 Men making insect sculptures June 1953 87A
9 Fair June 1953 87A
10 Corpse discovered in woods June 1953 87A
11 Unknown man being interviewed June 1953 87A
12 Church service June 1953 87A
13 Graduation June 1953 87A
14 Lacrosse June 1953 87A
15 Little girls in front of house June 1953 87A
16 older men talking around a desk June 1953 87A
17 Women's School graduation June 1953 87A
18 Mother gardening June 1953 87A
19 Men playing golf June 1953 87A
20 Man being interviewed in a field about insects, nature, etc. June 1953 87A
21 Puppies June 1953 87A
22 Fire June 1953 87A
23 Unknown Man giving a speech June 1953 87A
24 Street Corner June 1953 87A
1 Football - Colts? Dec. 1953 95
2 Plane taking off Dec. 1953 95
3 Cars Dec. 1953 95
4 Women in house Dec. 1953 95
5 Lighting of star on tree Dec. 1953 95
6 Unidentified man giving speech Dec. 1953 95
7 Fire in store Dec. 1953 95
8 Soccer Dec. 1953 95
9 Fire Dec. 1953 95
10 Shoppers? Dec. 1953 95
11 Women Dec. 1953 95
12 Unidentified man receiving award Dec. 1953 95
13 City Council (?) Meeting Dec. 1953 95
14 Community Theatre Dec. 1953 95
15 Street repair Dec. 1953 95
16 Unidentified man arriving at airport Dec. 1953 95
17 Little girl with puppies Dec. 1953 95
18 Train set- Christmas garden? Dec. 1953 95
20 Firemen? Dec. 1953 95
21 Men giving speeches Dec. 1953 95
22 Award presentation Dec. 1953 95
23 Football - football players? Dec. 1953 95
24 Award presentation Dec. 1953 95
25 Bill signing? Dec. 1953 95
26 Children/family visits manger? Dec. 1953 95
27 Clergyman Dec. 1953 95
28 Football players/fireman PSA? Dec. 1953 95
29 Football player Dec. 1953 95
30 Apartment building Dec. 1953 95
31 Unidentified people Dec. 1953 95
32 Soldiers showing children ordinance Dec. 1953 95
33 Children visiting museum Dec. 1953 95
34 Unidentified man and interviewee Dec. 1953 95
35 VFW (?) presenting AWARD Dec. 1953 95
36 Award ceremony Dec. 1953 95
37 Horse racing - Pimlico ? Dec. 1953 95
38 Stadium Dec. 1953 95
39 Unidentified man Dec. 1953 95
40 Plane crash, fire, accident? Dec. 1953 95
41 Horse stable Dec. 1953 95
42 Toys for Tots Dec. 1953 95
43 Christmas trees arrive Dec. 1953 95
44 Women's Club Christmas Dec. 1953 95
45 Soldiers showing Ordinance Dec. 1953 95
46 Toys for Tots Dec. 1953 95
47 Men unloading truck Dec. 1953 95
48 Football, doctor working on player Dec. 1953 95
49 Firemen Dec. 1953 95
50 Fire Dec. 1953 95
51 Football, doctor working on player Dec. 1953 95
1 Sanitation workers strike 1953- Year in Review 96
2 Stabbing of Woman at Lafayette and Mt. Royal 1953- Year in Review 96
3 Fire 1953- Year in Review 96
4 Nava1 Academy Graduation 1953- Year in Review 96
5 Unknown man and woman getting off plane 1953- Year in Review 96
6 Unknown woman and place 1953- Year in Review 96
7 Award to Theodore R. McKeldin 1953- Year in Review 96