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Campaign `72 / Conventions #21353

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 07, 1972
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(Studio) Miami Beach, Florida, officials argue about providing camping facilities for protesters expected at national political convs. there.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Miami Beach, Florida) [Spkmn. coalition of 8 protest groups, include yippies (Youth International Party), Vietnam vets, South Christian Ldrship Conf., says nondelegates expect food, health, and toilet facilities to be provided for them.] Miami Beach mayor and police chief recommend setting up campsites; city cnsl. opposes. Cnsl. refuses to hear 2 groups; 1 pushes for campsites, the other composed of residents fearing another Chicago riot.

Smith, Howard K.

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