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New Africa #14849

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 29, 1971
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(Studio) Blacks in Bolton, Mississippi, form "New Africa" government
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Jackson, Mississippi) Blacks raise flag over 20 acres, site of new Nation capitol; includes SC, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and LA. [Sheriff Fred THOMAS - says make arrests if see crime violated; intend keeping peace in Mississippi.] [White citizen Council Medford EVANS - says they have big financing from somewhere; connections with Communist China and Cuba; take seriously.] Film shows blacks holding wedding ceremony.

Smith, Howard K.;
Case, Bert

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