NBC Evening News for
Sunday, Nov 04, 1979


Headline: North Carolina / Rally Shooting

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Summary:

(Studio) Shooting deaths at anti-Klan rally in Greensboro, North Carolina, reported.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Greensboro, North Carolina) Details of incident given; films shown. Combination of Ku Klux Klan, American Nazis and American Communists mentioned as contributing factors to violence. Tape of shooting yesterday shown. Police said searching for 2 more Nazis; number of Nazis and Klansmen arrested noted. [Police Captain Trevor HAMPTON - comments on incident.] [Anti-Klan organizer Nelson JOHNSON - accuses police of aiding killers.] [Mayor Jim MELVIN - comments.] City officials said investigating police performance as well as shooting.
REPORTER: James Polk (WFMY-TV newstape)

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Program Time:05:36:00 pm - 05:38:10 pm. Duration: 02:10
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