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Campus Unrest / Dartmouth / CCNY / Indiana #203896

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 07, 1969
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(Studio) Main trouble occurs with anti-Reserve Officers' Training Corps protesters at Dartmouth, City College, New York, racial riots, and students marching on IN state capitol.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Hanover, New Hampshire) 56 Dartmouth students arrested, with bail at $200 ea, Police carry them out of building Faculty calls for phasing out of Reserve Officers' Training Corps, to be completed by 1973. Not soon enough for Students for a Democratic Society and others.
REPORTER: Bob Simon

(NYC) Classes cancelled because of black and Puerto Rican militant disruption. Blacks and whites fight. Whites hold protest rally. President Buell Gallagher says classes to resume tomorrow with police standing guard.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(Indianapolis, IN) Students from several IN Us. march to Capitol demanding more education aid and lower tuition. (U. IN Student Body President Paul HEMPKE - says those who make peaceful revolution impossible make violent revolution inevitable.] Governor Edgar Whitcomb didn't appear. [Secretary of State William PHELAN - cites progress.] Shouted down. Later, says changes must be brought about legally.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) Obscenities deleted from last film.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike;
Schakne, Robert;
Simon, Bob
Duration:
00:04:40

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