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Kent State Shootings / Play #257566

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 26, 1978
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(Studio) Vietnam war controversy on United States college campuses, particularly at Kent State, recalled. Reminder of Kent State incident to new generation of students there is subject of report
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Kent, Ohio) Report is on play about May 4, 1970, shootings at Kent State, by drama students from Occidental College in Los Angeles. Among those in audience are Nance Tuttle, whose brother William Schroeder was killed in incident, and Alan Canfora, who was wounded, and his sister and father, Albert. [ACTOR - portrays national guardsman.] [2nd ACTOR - portrays Schroeder.] [ACTOR - portrays Arthur Krause, father of victim Allison Krause.] [ACTRESS - portrays Mrs. Schroeder.] Is noted that actor portraying Schroeder is Ben Bambauer. [TUTTLE - expected to be affected by play, but didn't know that Bambauer would portray her brother Notes that actor looks like brother in back view.] Univ. spokesperson's statement with regard to play quoted.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kelley, Chris
Duration:
00:03:10

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