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Christmas Story #221260

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 22, 1972
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(Kent, Ohio) Pop Fisher, school crossing guard, is 75 years old. Once he slipped on snow walking to crossing. Now students shovel off sidewalk for him early in morning before he comes. When National Guard killed 4 students a few years ago, Pop sided with students against National Guard when most townspeople supported National Guard. Now Paul Kien and other Kent State students shovel Pop's 4 blocks sidewalk. [FISHER - says didn't know who was cleaning off sidewalk. Students kept it secret at first. Then Paul finally confessed.] [Paul KIEN - says everybody, include mayor and University president, on Pop's snow squad. Pop has moral courage, which students respect.]
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

Kuralt, Charles

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