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Chicago / Rock Riot #11315

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 28, 1970
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(Studio) Chicago Grant Park rock concert riot scene; 150 arrested, damage extensive.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Chicago, Illinois) Mob destroys bandstand and attacks police; police reinforcements arrest everyone they catch. [Mayor Richard DALEY - denounces mob action.] Mob moves to Loop and stones business; future concerts canceled; authorities claim riot planned. [Park district president Dan. SHANNON - asks why 50,000 let selves be led by 100-400.] REPORTER: Hugh Hill

Reynolds, Frank

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