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San Francisco State / Student Disorder #199119

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 05, 1968
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(Studio) Violence erupts at San Francisco State College. Police, militants clash. Arrests made.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) 4th day of Hayakawa's effort toward peace by force starts quietly. Differing attitudes noted. [HAYAKAWA - notes recent calm.] 1000s gather for noon rally. Minority group speakers back strikers. Member of Black Student Union ends with action call reading from Mao Tse Tung. [MEMBER of Black Student Union - reads call to armed revolution.] Students march on administration building, turned back by officers. Confrontation described.
REPORTER: Bill Stout, Terry Drinkwater

(San Francisco, California) Officers mass to dispel students. Black leaders, some not students, invite mass arrest. No mass arrests made. Clashes shown. Hayakawa vows to keep school open.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) No. of demonstrators, number of students noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry;
Stout, Bill
Duration:
00:03:30

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