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Daley Award / Dissent #197950

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 16, 1968
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(Studio) Mayor Richard Daley and police receive bouquets and brickbats for handling of Democratic Convention violence.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Civic organization, Citizens of Greater Chicago, honor Daley for courageous protection of city. [DALEY - says also our duty to see people have right of petition and assembly. If group declares intents of violence, public must be protected.] 3 members organization board of dirs. resign in protest. [Norman DOLNICK - says Daley and police behavior is matter of contention. Hearings going on. Award improper at this time.] ACLU publish magazine "Law and Disorder: The Chicago Convention and its Aftermath". [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) SPOKESPERSON - presented fair and honest view that's 1 sided because there is only 1 side.]

Cronkite, Walter;
Evans, Bob

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