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October 1983

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series II. News Stock Footage Video, 1982-1987


October 1983

Month
Date
Story
Description
October 3 Two Million Two million fans attend O's games this year. A look at what that means to the City's pockets.
October 3 Governor Trip Gov. flies to Ohio to try to save jobs at Kelley Springfield Tire Plant in Hagerstown.
October 3 AIDS Study Johns Hopkins receives major grant to study AIDS.
October 3 Andy At Large It's Apple Harvest Time.
October 3 Goldstein Bridge Another proposal for a third Bay Bridge.
October 3 Airline Deregulation Turmoil in airline industry is also causing trauma for travel agencies, as well as passengers.
October 3 Porti-Gras The Porti-Gras kicks off at Fells Point.
October 3 Goodyear Blimp Feature on the Goodyear Blimp . in town to cover the Playoffs.
October 4 C&P Rate Hearing/Elderly Protest Video of hearing. Bites with several elderly. Bite with C&P spokeswoman, Elderly Coalition, etc.
October 4 ARMCO Jobs - People Wait In Line Video and bites of people camped out waiting for job applications.
October 4 Migrants - Part 2 - Hagerstown Jobs Part Two. Les interviews two people, no faces shown, who lost jobs to foreigners,
October 4 "Adam": Movie Premier in Washington Video of premier party in D.C. Bite with Sen. Paula Hawkins on Bill to find missing kids. Video of Walsh parents and Dan Tr..
October 4 Orioles Fans - White Sox Fans Party Lyn talks to various White Sox and Orioles fans at hotels. Party time before the Playoff game.
October 4 Orioles Rally Downtown rally at noon for the Orioles . in preparation for beginning of American League Playoffs tomorrow.
October 4 Stadium Preps Last minute preparations at the stadium for the American League Playoffs.
October 4 Memory Loss New Hopkins clinic treats memory and language problems.
October 4 Aquarium National Aquarium will close for three weeks for renovation.
October 4 Andy At Large A look at all of the souvenirs connected with the baseball playoffs.
October 4 Energy Payback Oil companies give Md. 50 million dollars to help needy keep warm in winter.their fine for overcharging the public.
October 4 Parking Dispute Old former Oriole in court for running illegal open air parking lot. Not convicted . human interest.
October 4 Hagerstown Follow Foreign workers are getting farm jobs in Western Maryland because they work much cheaper. Congress investigating.
October 4 Better Dress Charity sale in which previously owned designer clothes are on sale. Huge crowds every year.
October 5 Edward B. Williams Gets Stuck in Elevator Video EBW and Larry King drenched with perspiration. Video of elevator. Bite with operator of elevator and Toronto newspaper.
October 5 Scalper Robert Shriver Arrested Shriver arrested at Oriole game for scalping tickets.
October 5 Fans Reaction to Orioles Loss Various bites. Oriole and White Sox fans reacting to game outcome.
October 5 SCM Gas Leak Injures Four Video of plant. Video of man on stretcher. Bite from paramedic. Video of chopper taking off with injured.
October 5 Grandison Trial Begins. He Acts As Attorney Artwork from today's trial. Various shots of Grandison and co-defendants.
October 5 Migrants - Part 3 From Western Md. Les talks to people at local soup kitchen who are jobless due to migrants working in their places.
October 5 Polish Priest Reacts to Nobel Peace Prize Local Polish priest reacts to Walesa selection as Peace Prize winner.
October 5 Envelopes Sold Bearing Orioles Stamps Video of people buying envelopes with Oriole stamp being applied.
October 6 Baseball Biz What the Playoffs are doing to the local economy.
October 6 Shriver Scalper Son of Sargent Shriver convicted of scalping tickets to the Playoffs
October 6 Scoliosis Electrical treatment for scoliosis.
October 6 Power Boats Annapolis Boat Show is selling big.. another sign of recovering economy.
October 6 Eating Together Elderly get together to celebrate anniversary of Eating Together program.
October 6 Prison Budget Governor wants prison overcrowding stopped, but says State can't afford to keep building new prisons.
October 6 Little League Little League teams used to fill in as ball players in TV rehearsal for Playoff game introduction.
October 6 Blind Machine Gift to girl who is almost blind so she can read and do things at home, as well as at school.
October 7 Players Andy spends day with Mike Boddicker and wife as they arrive in Chicago fro (for) Playoffs. Boddicker hero of Game Two.
October 7 Sox Fans Profile of White Sox fans in Chicago.
October 7 Welcome to Chicago Andy risks his life by dressing up as an Orioles fan and walking the streets of Chicago.
October 7 Ugly Fans What winning ugly is all about in Chicago.
October 8 Final Out Final out of Game 4 of American League championship with the White Sox and local fan reaction.
October 8 Locker Room Locker room scene after the Orioles win the pennant . American League champs.
October 8 Highlites 40 highlites of American League Playoffs, Game 4. Orioles win the pennant in .
October 8 Interviews Interviews with the Orioles after they win the pennant on Chicago. Altobelli, Dempsey, Boddicker, McGregor.
October 8 Harbor Party Baltimore celebrates as the Orioles win the pennant.American League champs.
October 8 Navy Game People party in Annapolis prior to the Navy/Air Force game.
October 8 Hampden Hampden celebrates its community.
October 8 Community Perspot (??) Lyn Alexander looks at Hampden community spirit as they celebrate themselves.
October 8 Paddle For People WMAR Paddles for People and the Fuel Fund.
October 8 Rally Baltimore greets victorious Orioles at the airport. League champ. Singleton sound bite.
October 8 Top Plays Winning plays for the Orioles and the pennant. American League champs. Lowenstein homer.
October 8 Airport Rally Andy Barth reports on the gathering at the rally to welcome home the Orioles from Chicago.
October 8 Local Celebration As the Orioles win the pennant in Chicago, fans cheer at Jerry's Tavern in Baltimore.
October 8 Music Piece The Night Chicago Died . music to celebrate our victory..
October 11 Int. Baltimore Preview Game One of the World Series.
October 11 Baseball Food How healthy is all of that junk you eat at a baseball game . how many calories?
October 11 Orioles Cheerleaders Profile of the Orioles two cheerleaders/Ball Girls.
October 11 D.C. Fever Orioles Fever also running rampant in Washington, D.C.
October 11 Bay Proposals State officials release their proposals for cleaning up the Bay.
October 12 Weather at Game: How Fans Cope With Wet Joan has video of how the field is kept dry. Bite with groundkeeper. Al Bumbry fans.
October 12 Unemployed Health Clinic Opens Video of health clinic on Greenmount and bite with jobless steelworker.
October 12 Officer Friendly Speaks to Schools Video of kids fingerprinted (from file). Officer Friendly speaking to kids in school.
October 12 Crossing The Bar: Play at Center Stage Sloane reviews play for Nightstyle.
October 12 John Bell Celebrates 103rd Birthday Video of party. Bite with Du Burns and John Bell.
October 12 Wet Grounds Ground is soggy for tonight's game..we look at how groundkeepers get it in shape for Game Two,
October 12 C&P Efforts to reduce confusion among customers concerning breakup of AT&T.
October 12 Tissue Bank New tissue and bone storage bank at University of Maryland Hospital.
October 12 Auto Emissions Auto Emissions Inspections begin January, but not all State Inspection Stations will be ready in time,
October 12 Andy At Large Profile a former Oriole hero . from yesteryear . Pat Kelly.
October 12 Rainy Day Baltimore What do visiting fans do on a soggy day in Baltimore while waiting to hear if night game is still on.
October 12 Mikulski Barbara Mikulski mentioned as possible vice presidential candidate for the Democrats.
October 13 Caltec rate Hike Hearing at County Council CGS of proposed rate hike. Berger bite. Bites with subscribers. Expert recommended to OK hike.
October 13 Barnheart, Sexual Offenses, Arrested Video of suspect at Towson Courthouse. Ordered held on One Million Bond.
October 13 Education Task Force - Civiletti Video of Education Task Force meeting in Annapolis with Civiletti video.
October 13 Computers Sgment2 Not Covered By Insurance Video of computers. Bite with insurance agent.
October 13 Walters Art Gallery Shows Ivory Collection Video of opening of exhibit. Bites with various people (reactions).
October 13 Betty Hamburger Honored Video of honorary for Betty Hamburger.
October 13 Violin Kid - Gift of violin from Laurel Kid's violin is stolen. Laurel woman gives him her late husband's 200-year old violin. NSOT, bites, etc.
October 13 Board of Estimates Small trash hauling companies say higher fees at dumping sites are putting them out of business.
October 13 Towson Shopping Two large shopping centers undergo major renovations with different styles of marketing to get shoppers.
October 13 Orioles Leave Orioles raide (??) to Philadelphia for rest of World Series. Jack reports on their departure from the Stadium.
October 13 Bus Ride Report on the Orioles trip to Philadelphia .from on board the bus.
October 13 Nutrition, Cancer Food we eat can help prevent cancer.
October 13 Cable Teaching AA County school system one of first in country to use Cable TV to teach classes with low enrollment,
October 13 Andy At Large The Orioles bird goes to Philly . and it takes the city by storm .. ala Rocky (complete with Rocky theme).
October 14 Fire Awareness City holds 30-second fire alert. No one notices. Bites with people NSOT of alarm. Pat Flynn bite.
October 14 Bradley Avenue Body Found Body found behind building at 1600 Bradley Avenue. Probed as a homicide.
October 14 David Major Shot Dead Crime scene video. No body.
October 14 UFO Encounter in Fort Smallwood Artwork close encounters. Music, video of home and backyard where UFO reportedly landed. Bite with AA Fire official on soil .
October 14 Stadiums, Comparisons of Vets and Memorial Andy compares both stadiums in this feature from Philadelphia.
October 14 Things That Go Bump In The Night, Fells P A boring play with weird things happening reviewed by Sloane on tape.
October 14 Philly Fans Before Game Three of World Series . we take a closer look at the typical Philly fan.
October 14 Cox Cable Caltec sells its interest in running Baltimore Cable TV to Cox of Atlanta . leaving Cox as only bidder for franchise.
October 14 Teeth Infection How doctors at University of Maryland are trying to prevent gum disease and cancer.
October 14 Andy At Large Profile of the Orioles trainer . Ralph Salvon.
October 14 Ceiling Collapse Ceiling collapses at construction site seriously injuring two workers.
October 14 Bay Meeting Governors meeting to find ways to clean up the Chesapeake and pay the bill.
October 14 Fair Housing HUD uses Baltimore to launch nationwide campaign for Fair Housing.
October 14 Douglass High Centennial Celebration at Douglass High School.
October 17 Bay Tour Congressmen arrive from D.C. to tour the Bay in continuing effort to get support for a Federal cleanup.
October 17 Harford C. Car Freak accident kills three men. Their vehicle goes into water . stranded . die of carbon monoxide poisoning.
October 17 Kalwa Piece Artist George Kalwa does an art and music piece on the Orioles and the World Series.
October 17 Orioles Parade City gives World Champion Baltimore Orioles a huge parade downtown. Part Two of this story is report on how city came .
October 17 Stadium Rally Huge Orioles Rally at Stadium.
October 17 Dempsey Piece Profile of World Series MVP Rick Dempsey .and how he is in his glory with today's parade and victory.
October 17 Andy At Large Andy takes a look at today's Orioles parade.
October 18 Broadwater Jacqueline Broadwater is sentenced for her role in Food Stamp Fraud with her father, State Senator Tommie Broadwater.
October 18 Stadium Packing World Champion Orioles pack up and move out of stadium for the winter.
October 18 Greenhouse Effect Report on what Greenhouse Effect could do to Maryland .and what can be done to stop it.
October 18 Sudden Infant Death Link between exposure to lead and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
October 18 Shake and Bake Shake and Bake Family Fun Center is one year old. Things aren't going as well as expected.
October 18 Andy At Large Everyone is getting into the exercise business. Now they are mixing religion with daily exercise plans.
October 18 Teachers Union State Teachers Assoc. wants Baltimore teachers to dump their union and join the S.T.A.. .putting on pressure.
October 18 MLK Bill Local reaction to possibility of making Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday a national holiday.
October 18 Kelso Great and famous racehorse Kelso dies in Maryland.
October 18 Gymboree Yet another exercise program is being marketed. But this exercise club is limited to very little children and their p.
October 19 Broadwater Sentence St. Senator Broadwater sentenced to jail for Food Stamp Fraud.
October 19 Taneytown Sentence Two men who kidnapped a Taneytown drug store clerk are sentenced.
October 19 Bond Issues Mayor drums up support for bond issues in General Election.
October 19 Andy At Large Visiting columnist blasts Baltimore during World Series. Andy responds to this low life from L.A.
October 19 MLK Holiday Local reaction to the passing of a national holiday for Martin Luther King Junior.
October 19 Guy Blueford America's first Black Astronaut, Guy Blueford..talks to inner city kids.
October 19 Best NX Baltimore's Best Awards handed out . to some City neighborhoods.
October 20 Trooper Suspended State trooper suspended following charges he sexually assaulted female motorist.
October 20 Fairchild Plant State will spend big bucks on economic rescue mission in Western Maryland.want to use abandoned Fairchild plant in Ha.
October 20 Auto Emission Profile State Auto Emission Program.
October 20 Prescription Drugs New way to cut cost of prescription drugs.
October 20 Bill Murphy An update on the candidate who failed.what is Billy Murphy doing now?
October 20 Andy At Large A ride on the Auto Train. You don't have to drive to Florida. Just put yourself and your car on the Auto Train.
October 20 Fort Meade Mash This is no rehearsal. Fort Meade has to put working M.A.S.H. into operation as its hospital loses power.
October 20 Attendance New attempt to reduce the high truancy rate among students and teachers in the City.
October 20 VIP Program VIP Program helps get City kids jobs.
October 20 Editorial Editorial says it's time for the Orioles and Colts owners to stop messing around . and sign a new lease for Memorial St..
October 21 Franklin Square Outbreak of meningitis at Franklin Square Hospital.
October 21 Tourism Tourism on the rise in Maryland. One of fastest growing industries in the state.
October 21 Andy At Large A paddle steam boat on the Potomac.
October 21 NAACP NAACP meeting in Ocean City . calling on state for major changes to put Blacks back in economic mainstream.
October 24 Marine Family Md. families wait for word if their sons died in terrorist attack on Marine base in Beirut.
October 24 Grandison Grandison acts as own attorney . calls FBI agents, lawyers and prosecutors to the stand.
October 24 Governor/Bay Governor says the cleanup of the Bay will cost $90 million dollars.
October 24 Andy At Large Annual Moveable Feast at the Lexington Market.
October 24 D.C. Reaction Maryland congressmen react ion Capitol Hill to the terrorist attack on Marines in Beirut.
October 24 Dialysis Unit Md. kids join forces statewide to raise a half million dollars to build a special kidney dialysis unit just for children.
October 25 Grenada Invasion U.S. Marines invade Grenada.
October 25 St. George Crosse Well known Baltimore minister, St. George Crosse, native of Grenada, talks about his native home, the invasion .
October 25 Severin (??) Family One Maryland family sees their son survive Beirut attack when they see him in a TV report from Beirut.
October 25 Grandison Accused killer Anthony Grandison calls himself to the witness stand, in connection with Warren House murders.
October 25 Stuttering New treatment for stuttering.
October 25 Subway Practice Workers practice running subway in preparation for Opening Day.
October 25 Andy At Large New museum that deals strictly with graphic art .printers stuff.
October 25 Schaefer Court Mayor goes to court to testify in case where man pulled a false alarm .. never gets chance to testify and that pisses h..
October 25 A.A. Handicap New guide printed to help handicapped get around A.A. County with more ease.
October 26 James Death James Family of Baltimore learns that their son died in the terrorist bomb blast in Beirut.
October 26 Green Follow Davin Green of Baltimore County also died in Beirut blast. We talk with people at his high school alma mater who kn
October 26 Dover Preps Preparations at Dover A.F.B. for the returning bodies of the Marines killed in Beirut attack.
October 26 Andy At Large Andy welcomes newspaper columnist Michael Olesker to the world of TV commentary.
October 26 Grandison Grandison on the stand in connection with Warren House murders, denies any connection with it.
October 26 Blind Teacher Blind teacher fights Catholic School System to get his job back.
October 27 County Zoning Story on how heart wrenching zoning battles can be, and how the majority will not always win.
October 28 Wounded Arrive Wounded begin to arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, including two Maryland Marines.
October 28 Gibbons Returns Medical student back home in Md. after being evacuated from Grenada following the Marine invasion.
October 28 Campus React Campus react to Grenada invasion and other recent U.S. military actions.
October 28 Allergy Drug New drugs being developed to help stop allergies.
October 28 Andy At Large Annual trip to the Pumpkin Patch.
October 28 Lead Paint City expanding war against lead paint .de-leading program should help save kids from lead paint poisoning.
October 28 Beirut Analysis Political analyst looks at the current situation in Lebanon and the entire Mid East.
October 31 Crown Shooting Crown gas station attendant gunned down by two holdup men who had already gotten their money.
October 31 Middlesex Fire School closed by late night fire...suspect vandals involved.
October 31 Bradley Funeral Funeral for Tom Bradley, leader of Md./ DC AFL-CIO.
October 31 Lotto Game New State Lottery Game . proceeds from this one will go back to areas that spend most on the game.
October 31 Andy At Large It's Halloween. Enough said.
October 31 Dyson React Md. congressmen Roy Dyson, just back from trip to Beirut, concerned about security of Marines there.
October 31 Moonies Teach Followers of Rev. Sun Myung Moon set up their own religious peep show on the Block . trying to get people to see their .
October 31 Halloween Hospital Hospital sets up its own Trick or Treat action for kids who are patents and can't get out for this Halloween.