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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 16, 1974
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(Studio) Calm settles over school busing dispute in Boston today. Angry reaction evident following Governor Francis Sargent's mobilization of National Guard.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Boston, Massachusetts) Mayor Kevin White charges National Guard unprepared to deal with Boston situation. Soldiers remain on stand-by alert. [National Guard Captain Albert GALLAGHER - expresses confidence in his men to handle job if needed.] [sergeant Sherman GRIFFITH - believes National Guard call-up may aggravate situation to some degree.] Hyde Park high school heavily guarded. FBI arrests 2 men on charges of leading attack on black man last week WNAC-TV film shows attack.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

(Studio) Pentagon alerts 82nd airborne division for possible use in Boston.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kelley, Chris

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