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College Strike Settled / California #202741

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 21, 1969
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(Studio) San Francisco State College President S.I. Hayakawa gives details of end of 4-mo. student strike.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) Secret talks produce agreement. [HAYAKAWA - says black studies department to be set up. If peace maintained 30 days, harsh sentences will be reviewed.] [Strikers' Attorney Frank BRANN - announces admission for underprivileged and 3rd world people. Victory for students.] [BSU spokesperson Benny STEWART - says it's just starting.] [STUDENT - understand ethnic studies need, but questions blacks only.] [STUDENT - says didn't dig violence.] Agreement reached because strikers tired; teachers settle their strike and compromise reached.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

(Studio) Washington, DC sources say statement on campus unrest to be made by Nixon instead of Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Robert Finch.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed
Duration:
00:04:10

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