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Durham, North Carolina / Christmas / Santa Boycott #158128

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 04, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Durham, North Carolina: Dean Reynolds) Move by the local NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) in Durham, North Carolina, to return Christmas to its more traditional meaning by boycotting Santa Claus featured. [Reverend Philip COUSINS - preaches against holiday buying.] [Durham NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) Curtis GATEWOOD, Larry HALL - recall the message of the Million Man March.] [Single parent Yvonne ALLEN - backs the campaign to cut spending.]

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Dean

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