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Boston / Busing / Desegregation #236168

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 13, 1974
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(Studio) 2nd day of violence occurs in Boston, Massachusetts, in protest of court-ordered busing to desegregate public schools.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Boston, Massachusetts) Day fairly calm till group of teenagers cause problems by throwing bottles at buses carrying black children. Additional police at schools help reduce violence. Busing disrupts attendance, but 66% of students attend classes. [S. Boston high school principal William REID - thinks students learning much about human relations, political action and minority education.] Black parents concerned. At 1 school, grandmothers pass out fruit to children in goodwill gesture.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

Kelley, Chris;
Mudd, Roger

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