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Hostages / Tennessee / Pennsylvania / Louisiana #266498

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 27, 1979
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(Studio) Knoxville, Tennessee, business college student reported holding class hostage; details given. Workers of Sarah Allen Nursing Home in Philadelphia noted holding patients hostage in financial dispute with management; and New Orleans' Superdome said having tensest moment of all 3 incidents.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Orleans, Louisiana) Details of incident in which Wilburn Watson held Superdome manager Gloria Barbarin and threatened to kill her unless reporter publicized Watson's life as victim of alleged discrimination. [WATSON - threatens to kill Barbarin.] [REPORTER and WATSON - talk.]
REPORTER: Bill Elder (WWL-TV newstape)

Cronkite, Walter

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