CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 19, 2013
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(Jackson, Mississippi: Randall Pinkston) The role of civil rights figure Medgar Evers, who died 50 years ago in Jackson, Mississippi, in desegregating news in Mississippi featured; photos and film from the past shown, including the reporter in 1971 on Mississippi TV. [Wife Myrlie EVARS- comments on Medgar's determination to help the nation accept us as citizens.] How on May 20, 1963, Evers was allowed to give an historic WLBT TV speech reviewed; viewer calls played.
(Studio: Jim Axelrod) Pinkston's leaving CBS News after 33 years noted.
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