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Maytroit Richards / Racial Assaults / School Fights #234601

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 29, 1974
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(Studio) Last summer Maytroit Richards, talent booking agent, moved family into new home in Detroit, Michigan; racial problems stirred up.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) Steady campaign of racial harassment hasn't stopped in mos. following Richards' move to predominantly white neighborhood. [Mrs. Maytroit RICHARDS - discusses harassment.] 2 Detroit policeman watch house continuously now. [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) Joseph MADISON - says organization determined to stop assaults.] 3 White neighbors react to Richards.
REPORTER: Randy Daniels

(Studio) In unrelated incident, 500 students fight in racial flare-up near Richards' home.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Daniels, Randy

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