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Langsdale Library

1959

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series I. 1948-1981


1959

Cut Number General Subject Matter Date(s) Can Number
1 Unknown man Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
2 School integration Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
3 Eisenhower, Charles DeGaulle Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
4 Senate Comittee? (includes John F Kennedy) Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
5 Walter Reuther Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
6 Unknown man Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
7 Unknown speaker Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
8 Holdup - Waldorf Savings & Loan Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
9 Mike McCormick Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
10 Unknown speaker Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
11 Eisenhower (greeted by Nixon) Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
12 Hearing Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
13 Fire Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
14 Unknown man Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
15 Unknown man Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
16 Harry Truman Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
17 Rally (anti-Soviet) Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
18 Meeting (includes Goodman & Grady) Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
19 Fire Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
20 Khruschev in U.S. Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
21 Dwight Eisenhower Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
22 Khruschev in U.S. Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
23 U.N. Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
24 Khruschev in U.S. Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
25 Unknown man Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
26 Khruschev in U.S. Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
27 Unknown men; Eisenhower Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
28 Hurricane Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
29 Unknown men Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
30 Snow Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
31 U.S. Army electronic proving ground Sept. 1-30 (11pm News) 277A
1 Khruschev in U.S. Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
2 Rocket launch Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
3 Meeting Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
4 Strike Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
5 Countryside Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
6 Meeting (includes Grady) Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
7 Strike (railroad?) Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
8 Check presented to Grady Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
9 Banquet - sports (includes Web Eubank) Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
10 Holdup(s) Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
11 Exhibit of tanks, missles Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
12 Drum majorettes Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
13 Dedication of ? (includes Milton Eisenhower) Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
14 Army insepection (includes Daniel Brewster) Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
15 Rotary Club banquet Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
16 Provident Hospital Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
17 Trans-Atlantic telephone cable Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
18 Ace Lumber Company; police at St. James Hall Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
19 Body removed from house? Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
20 Meeting Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
21 Cement truck Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
22 Men in police custody Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
23 Woman's body found Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
24 Tawes Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
25 Grady, Goodman Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
26 Funeral Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
27 School Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
28 Unknown man Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
29 USNA football game Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
30 Accident Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
31 Wrecked car & body Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
32 Fire Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
33 Rotary Club Banquet (includes Grady) Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
34 Hyman Pressman Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
35 Unknown man; Eisenhower & Unknown man Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
36 Unknown man Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
37 Unknown workers Sept. 18-30 (7pm News) 277B
1 Strike - longshoremen Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
2 Exhibit Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
3 Unknown men Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
4 Eclipse Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
5 Holdup Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
6 Flood Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
7 Strike - longshoremen Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
8 Unknown man & woman Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
9 Henry Cabot Lodge Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
10 Banquet Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
11 Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
12 Elephant at White House (includes Eisenhower) Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
13 Unknown man (hearing?) Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
14 Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
15 Hearing Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
16 Christian Herter? Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
17 Military man & Franklin Roosevelt; Harry Truman; Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
18 Unknown man (same as #13 & #15) Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
19 Banquet Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
20 Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
21 Troops Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
22 Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
23 Parade (includes Tawes) Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
24 Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
25 Dwight Eisenhower Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
26 Kaiser Steel Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
27 Dwight Eisenhower Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
28 Banquet (includes Mamie Eisenhower) Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
29 AVRO Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
30 Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
31 Unknown man Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
32 Jenkins Hall - lot? Oct 1-31 (11pm News) 278
1 Strike - Baltimore Luggage Co. Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
2 Accident Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
3 Fidelity Baltimore - holdup Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
4 Fire Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
5 United Appeal Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
6 Longshoremen Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
7 General? Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
8 Unknown men - City Tour Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
9 Ribbon cutting (includes Grady) - Fire Prevention Week Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
10 Llama Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
11 Police investigation Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
12 Re-enactment of Civil War Battle Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
13 Church Home and Hospital Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
14 Military Officer Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
15 Handicapped woman Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
16 Colts banquet Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
17 Ship christened Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
18 Cattle feeding project Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
19 Ship Sebastiano Venice (Longshoremen?) Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
20 Banquet (includes Grady or Eisenhower) Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
21 Key to city given naval officer (includes Grady) Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
22 Accident (includes streetcar) Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
23 Ship? (includes Tawes) Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
24 Fire Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
25 Safe burglary Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
26 Columbus Day (includes D'Alesandro, Grady) Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
27 Unknown group Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
28 Football (Maryland vs Wake Forest) Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
29 Car wash Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
30 Terps lose, people in pool Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
31 Fire Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
32 People registering for ? Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
33 Unknown speaker Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
34 Ship christened Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
35 Grady & unknown man & chair Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
36 People handing out flyers Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
37 Holdup - East Madison & North Durham Streets Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
38 J. Harold Grady Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
39 Unknown man Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
40 Unknown equipment Oct. 5-9 (Week in Review) 279A
1 Unknown man (D.C.) October 19-28 279B
2 Unknown building (includes Milton Eisenhower) October 19-28 279B
3 United Appeal October 19-28 279B
4 Flower October 19-28 279B
5 Unknown man October 19-28 279B
6 Unknown woman October 19-28 279B
7 Mixing machine October 19-28 279B
8 Grady at Zoo October 19-28 279B
9 Unknown man addressing audience October 19-28 279B
10 Award presentation October 19-28 279B
11 New Flags October 19-28 279B
12 Unknown women October 19-28 279B
13 Accident October 19-28 279B
14 Children October 19-28 279B
15 K-9 October 19-28 279B
16 Christmas seals October 19-28 279B
17 CARE (includes Grady); Grady & Unknown men October 19-28 279B
18 Man arrested October 19-28 279B
19 Public baths October 19-28 279B
20 Holdup October 19-28 279B
21 U.S.O. October 19-28 279B
22 United Appeal October 19-28 279B
23 Train derailed October 19-28 279B
24 Unknown woman October 19-28 279B
25 Grady & others at factory - Cleaner Air Week October 19-28 279B
26 McKeldin with U.N. flag October 19-28 279B
27 Grady & Unknown men October 19-28 279B
28 Rotary Club Banquet October 19-28 279B
29 Eisenhower Press Conference October 19-28 279B
30 Banquet October 19-28 279B
31 Unknown men October 19-28 279B
32 Halloween October 19-28 279B
33 Accident October 19-28 279B
1 Meeting November 1-30 280
2 Dwight Eisenhower November 1-30 280
3 Unknown man November 1-30 280
4 Riot November 1-30 280
5 Unknown women (beauty contestants?) November 1-30 280
6 Historic building November 1-30 280
7 Unknown man November 1-30 280
8 Grady & Unknown people November 1-30 280
9 ? industry; Unknown man November 1-30 280
10 AFL-CIO November 1-30 280
11 Fire November 1-30 280
12 Unknown man (J.P.M?) November 1-30 280
13 Veteran's Day November 1-30 280
14 Christian Herter November 1-30 280
15 U.S. Official in England? November 1-30 280
16 Pimlico - horse race November 1-30 280
17 Snow November 1-30 280
18 Christian Herter November 1-30 280
19 Unknown man November 1-30 280
20 Grady & Unknown people November 1-30 280
21 Unknown men (ARS); foreign troops November 1-30 280
22 Unknown men November 1-30 280
23 Streetcar accident (15-Overlea) November 1-30 280
24 Christian Herter November 1-30 280
25 Snow or flood November 1-30 280
26 Unknown man November 1-30 280
27 Unknown man November 1-30 280
28 Rocket launch November 1-30 280
29 Henry Cabot Lodge November 1-30 280
30 Unknown man November 1-30 280
31 People downtown November 1-30 280
32 Man injured at Felty's grocery store November 1-30 280
33 Dept. of ? (U.S.) November 1-30 280
34 Anti-U.S. demonstrations - Latin American country November 1-30 280
1 Man in police custody November 1-30 281A
2 Accident November 1-30 281A
3 Banquet November 1-30 281A
4 Hauling ? across Howard & 22nd Streets November 1-30 281A
5 Horse race November 1-30 281A
6 Fire damage November 1-30 281A
7 Accident November 1-30 281A
8 Unknown man November 1-30 281A
9 Hearing (includes Xavier Cugat) November 1-30 281A
10 Liquor store (holdup) November 1-30 281A
11 Dwight Eisenhower November 1-30 281A
12 Dwight Eisenhower November 1-30 281A
13 Damaged building November 1-30 281A
14 Police at ? insurance company (holdup?) November 1-30 281A
15 Hearing November 1-30 281A
16 Unknown woman November 1-30 281A
17 Horse racing November 1-30 281A
18 Breathing apparutus November 1-30 281A
19 Unknown man November 1-30 281A
20 Navy plane November 1-30 281A
21 Capland Grain Co. November 1-30 281A
22 Circus November 1-30 281A
23 Laying a cornerstone (includes Grady) November 1-30 281A
24 Pigeon November 1-30 281A
25 Fire November 1-30 281A
26 Women's hairdressing November 1-30 281A
27 Men in raft November 1-30 281A
28 Walking (competition) November 1-30 281A
29 Grading land November 1-30 281A
30 Fire damage November 1-30 281A
31 Pimlico November 1-30 281A
32 Unknown man & sailors November 1-30 281A
33 Groundbreaking (includes Grady) November 1-30 281A
34 Snake November 1-30 281A
35 Accident November 1-30 281A
36 Planting trees downtown (includes Grady) November 1-30 281A
37 Lab (testing cranberries?) November 1-30 281A
38 Banquet November 1-30 281A
39 Horse race November 1-30 281A
40 Livestock November 1-30 281A
41 Christmas seals November 1-30 281A
42 J. Harold Grady November 1-30 281A
43 Reading (children) November 1-30 281A
44 Accident November 1-30 281A
1 Award presentation November 1-30 281B
2 Christian Herter November 1-30 281B
3 Jail November 1-30 281B
4 Babies in Hospital nursery November 1-30 281B
5 Toys for Tots (includes Grady) November 1-30 281B
6 Monkeys November 1-30 281B
7 Box ? November 1-30 281B
8 Helping needy at christmas (Baltimore County) November 1-30 281B
9 Fire November 1-30 281B
10 Unknown family November 1-30 281B
11 Hearing - Baltimore City (includes Goodman, Grady) November 1-30 281B
12 Road sign (new) - Icy Road November 1-30 281B
13 Grady & unknown people November 1-30 281B
14 Groundbreaking November 1-30 281B
15 Ribbon cutting (Grady & Goodman) new road? November 1-30 281B
16 Books for prisoners November 1-30 281B
17 Banquet - unknown man November 1-30 281B
18 ILA Strike November 1-30 281B
19 Rotary & Kiwanis Clubs November 1-30 281B
20 Turkeys November 1-30 281B
21 AD Club Banquet November 1-30 281B
22 Woman arrested November 1-30 281B
23 Boy in hospital November 1-30 281B
24 Army-Navy game November 1-30 281B
25 Fox hunt November 1-30 281B
26 Parade November 1-30 281B
27 Accident November 1-30 281B
28 Animal Shelter November 1-30 281B
29 Eisenhower & group (includes LBJ, Nixon, Dirksen, Herter, etc.) November 1-30 281B
30 Street decoration (Christmas) November 1-30 281B
1 International Meeting (includes Herter) December 1959 282
2 Unknown speaker December 1959 282
3 Unknown man (same as #2?) December 1959 282
4 Unknown man December 1959 282
5 Unknown man December 1959 282
6 Eisenhower (in Italy?) December 1959 282
7 Unknown woman December 1959 282
8 Man taking oath December 1959 282
9 Eisenhower - White House Christmas tree December 1959 282
10 Unknown man (same as #3) December 1959 282
11 Boy with dog December 1959 282
12 France December 1959 282
13 Hearing (includes man in #3 & #4 December 1959 282
14 Unknown man December 1959 282
15 Hearing December 1959 282
16 Eisenhower in foreign country December 1959 282
17 Hearing December 1959 282
18 Unknown people (government) December 1959 282
19 Unknown man December 1959 282
20 Unknown man (same as #3) December 1959 282
21 Unknown man December 1959 282
22 Unknown man December 1959 282
23 Fire December 1959 282
24 Eisenhower press conference December 1959 282
25 Adenauer, DeGaulle December 1959 282
26 Eisenhower boarding plane December 1959 282
27 Eisenhower speech December 1959 282
28 Unknown man (same as #3) December 1959 282
29 Space monkey December 1959 282
30 Unknown man (same as #4) December 1959 282
31 Eisenhower with Pope December 1959 282
32 Unknown man December 1959 282
1 International Meeting (includes Herter) December 1-17 283A
2 Banquet December 1-17 283A
3 Unknown man & police December 1-17 283A
4 Burning leaves December 1-17 283A
5 Palace December 1-17 283A
6 Accident December 1-17 283A
7 Dolls December 1-17 283A
8 Fire December 1-17 283A
9 Unknown man (policeman or fireman) December 1-17 283A
10 Unknown woman December 1-17 283A
11 Fire December 1-17 283A
12 Unknown man December 1-17 283A
13 Unknown woman December 1-17 283A
14 Santa arrives on plane; christmas trees December 1-17 283A
15 Trimming tree at City Hall (includes Grady) December 1-17 283A
16 Baltimore County budget December 1-17 283A
17 Award presentation December 1-17 283A
18 Carroll & Sterrett Streets December 1-17 283A
19 U.S. Dept. of ? (Labor?) December 1-17 283A
20 Woman/ about apartment house December 1-17 283A
21 Ship christened - Gulfspray December 1-17 283A
22 Christmas December 1-17 283A
23 Skating rink December 1-17 283A
24 Police - breathing apparatus December 1-17 283A
25 Men in police custody December 1-17 283A
26 Whales December 1-17 283A
27 Dog December 1-17 283A
28 City Council December 1-17 283A
29 Eleanor Roosevelt December 1-17 283A
30 Award presentation December 1-17 283A
31 Unknown woman December 1-17 283A
32 Party (includes Grady) December 1-17 283A
33 Santa & Christmas tree; tree goes up in War Memorial Plaza December 1-17 283A
34 Fire December 1-17 283A
35 Children's Christmas party December 1-17 283A
36 Unknown speaker (soldier) December 1-17 283A
37 Awards presentation (includes Tawes) December 1-17 283A
38 Navy recruiting December 1-17 283A
39 City Council December 1-17 283A
Please Note: Reel 283b was removed by WMAR-TV and has not been returned  
1 Maryland State Police (graduation?) December 18-31 283B
2 Unknown man December 18-31 283B
3 Unknown group (hospital?) December 18-31 283B
4 Christmas tree lighted in War Memorial Plaza December 18-31 283B
5 Building razed December 18-31 283B
6 Unknown group December 18-31 283B
7 Banquet (includes Tawes & Grady) December 18-31 283B
8 Construction December 18-31 283B
9 Awards presentation December 18-31 283B
10 Banquet December 18-31 283B
11 People buying Colt Tickets (World Champs?) December 18-31 283B
12 Construction (Catholic church?) December 18-31 283B
13 Post Office December 18-31 283B
14 Check given to Nuns December 18-31 283B
15 Unknown men December 18-31 283B
16 Safe burglary December 18-31 283B
17 Nurses with food for needy December 18-31 283B
18 Lee Furniture - robbery? December 18-31 283B
19 Food for needy; Police Dept. December 18-31 283B
20 Clergyman December 18-31 283B
21 Holdup (Savings & Loan) December 18-31 283B
22 Christmas tree sales; Post Office December 18-31 283B
23 Children & Santa; Nativity scene December 18-31 283B
24 Men with goal post; boxer December 18-31 283B
25 Train derailed December 18-31 283B
26 Party (includes Grady) December 18-31 283B
27 March of Dimes December 18-31 283B
28 Snow December 18-31 283B
29 Banquet December 18-31 283B
30 Hubert Humphrey December 18-31 283B
31 Unknown man December 18-31 283B