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Charlotte, North Carolina / Integration / Boston #231337

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 15, 1974
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(Studio) Call for understanding goes out to Boston from Charlotte, North Carolina. Charlotte has had own bad times stemming from busing.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Charlotte, North Carolina) Film shows early days of busing in Charlotte. Students now promote school spirit and togetherness. [Student Tina GOUGE expresses her concern over Boston's reaction to busing.] Students write Boston "Globe" to outline benefits of integration. Charlotte students hope to raise enough money for 2 Boston students to visit Charlotte schools and see integration in better light.
REPORTER: Ron DeFollis (WBTV-TV library footage)

Cronkite, Walter;
DeFollis, Ron

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