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Student Protest / New York / Oregon / California #10329

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 12, 1970
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(Studio) 1,000 demonstrators march on Albany, New York, capitol; halt mail service for 6 hrs.; Portland State University students protest.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Portland, OR) Students close school, others resent closure by minority. [STUDENT - wants roadblocks down.] Club-swinging police break up student blockades.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

(Studio) San Jose State College students stage peaceful protest.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(San Jose, California) Students ask ntnwide. labor support for anti-war efforts. [SPKR. - says all power to people.] Plan non-violent protest; many cut hair to reach community with peace candidate platforms.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

Shoemaker, Dick;
Smith, Howard K.;
Wordham, Bill

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