CBS Evening News for Monday, May 18, 1970
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(Studio) Attorney General John Mitchell flies to Jackson, Mississippi, to investigate student killings.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Jackson, Mississippi) [MITCHELL - wants fast action; serious problem.] Investigators check conflicting reports; police claim sniper fire. [Mississippi NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) representative Alex WAITE - says no middle road] Blacks say police barrage unprovoked; blacks boycott schools and march on governor mansion.
REPORTER: Del Vaughn
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