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Black Boycott / Tennessee #2640

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 20, 1969
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(Studio) "Black Monday" held by blacks, protesting all-white school board 53% of student body black. Protest now beyond schools.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Memphis, Tennessee) Blacks boycott schools. Nearly empty rooms shown. [White WOMAN - says NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) abused all rights to talk further.] [Black MAN - talks of hate in room. Please recommend on equal basis or there'll be no city school system.] Downtown march shown. Blacks call for "boycott."
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Reporter(s):
Farmer, Don;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:02:20

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