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Racial Unrest / Florida / Connecticut / Pennsylvania #205616

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 02, 1969
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(Studio) Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Hartford, Connecticut declare state of emergency after racial riots. Both under curfews. 2 nights of violence in Florida. Court city policeman shot.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Hartford, Connecticut) Film of looting and burning shown. Dep. Mayor George Kinsella describes destruction as unbelievable. Library burned. Trouble conts. in day. [KINSELLA - issue state of emergency for city. Action taken for life and property of city.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Violence in Parkesburg, Pennsylvania between blacks and white motorcycle gang Negro killed; 8 Negroes injured. 8 whites arrested on murder charges.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter

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