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Integration / Illinois #1987

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 04, 1968
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(Studio) Federal court orders Chicago suburb to desegregate schools.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(S. Holland, Illinois) 30% children bused to desegregate 4 schools. No trouble. [Mrs. Connie FITCH - says young children don't know what this is about. Happy as far as no trouble goes. Halfway for integration. Bothers her that her children will be bused to their territory.] [Mrs. Florence MORR - says happy it went peacefully. Not happy with situation that was forced on us.] Police on hand in case of violence. White mothers stayed to complain.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Reynolds, Frank

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