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Ku Klux Klan March / Alabama #265574

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 12, 1979
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(Studio) Ku Klux Klan march to Montgomery, Alabama, from Selma, Alabama, said ended. Noted that 1965 march by followers of Martin Luther King, Junior include 10,000 people at his final speech on steps of Alabama state capitol.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Montgomery, Alabama) Search of vehicles entering Ku Klux Klan camp outside of Montgomery and arrests of anyone carrying weapons reported [Ku Klux Klan leader Bill WILKINSON - says he is ready to be arrested for white race and for his cntry.] Arrests shown. [Mayor Emory FOLMAR - says Klan did not come with peaceful intent as evidenced by their weapons.] Noted that week earlier Ku Klux Klan group had obtained parade permit and marched in Montgomery peacefully and without incident.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton;
Hall, Bruce
Duration:
00:02:30

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