ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 11, 1972
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(Studio) Richmond, Virginia, school system faces merger with these of 2 counties.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Richmond, Virginia) United States District Court Judge rules to merge largely black school system of Richmond with largely white systems of 2 suburban counties. Proposal sought by school board [School Bd. Chairperson, Mrs. Hamilton CROCKFORD - endorses plan, cites advantages of consolidation.] [Former supervisor, Henrico Company, Edwin RAGSDALE - says decision will cause destruction of public education in area.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer
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