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Kent State / Repercussions #210140

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 06, 1970
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(Studio) Ohio National Guard General Robert Canterbury knows shots fired at Kent State U. guardsmen, doesn't know where from; 1/2 guard leaves campus.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Kent, Ohio) Guard cold, tired and jittery. [GUARDSMEN - discuss feelings.] Reports unconfirmed.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) Senators Mike Mansfield, Hugh Scott ask Nixon commission to investigate Kent shootings; event tragic, ominous; Nixon met 6 Kent State students in DC.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) 6 "straight" students protest National Guard action; say President concerned, well-informed; no representatives demonstrated, 2 watched; deny sniper report, say guard not surrounded or threatened.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike;
Schoumacher, David

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