CBS Evening News for
Monday, Jun 14, 1971


Headline: Supreme Court / Swimming Pool Integration

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(Studio) Supreme Court rules cities may close public swimming pools to avoid integration.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Decision upholds Jackson, Mississippi, closing 5 pools following integration order; blacks pushing for integration may now lose what recreational facilities had.
REPORTER: George Herman

(Studio) Plan for integrated swimming-in Jackson, Mississippi.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Jackson, Mississippi) [Mayor Russell C. DAVIS recommends bond referendum for construction of 10 swimming pools.] [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) spokesperson Alex WAITES - says will present necessity of integrated pools to city cncl.]
REPORTER: David Dick

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Program Time:05:30:40 pm - 05:35:00 pm. Duration: 04:20
Reporters:Cronkite, Walter; Dick, David; Herman, George
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Record Number:217364