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Moratorium / Troops / Clark / Plans #201109

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 12, 1969
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(Studio) Final moratorium plans laid.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Admin. brings in 9,000 troops; incls. point of 82nd Airborne Div. Troops there as precautionary measure.
REPORTER: Steve Rowan

(No Location Given) [Ex-Attorney General Ramsey CLARK - says creating anticipation of violence causes it. Shouldn't pay attention to rumors. Free speech and peaceful assembly should be spkn. of.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(DC) New Mobilization Office shown. 40 experienced workers show up. DC Mayor and 19 Senators call on population to open homes to protesters.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Morton, Bruce;
Reasoner, Harry;
Rowan, Steve

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