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Philadelphia, Mississippi / Murder of Civil Rights Workers #122679

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 21, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia, Mississippi: Jim Wooten) Memorial service in Philadelphia, Mississippi, for three civil rights workers murdered there 25 years ago featured; scenes shown. [Governor Ray MABUS - says we acknowledge their courage.] [Mississippi secretary of state Dick MOLPUS -expresses regret for what happened.] [Newspaper editor Stanley DEARMAN - says town must face this incident.] [Black MAN - says town is still behind.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim
Duration:
00:03:00

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