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Boston School Committee / Desegregation Plan #29909

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 30, 1974
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(Studio) 3 Boston school committee members refusing to approve desegregation plan for Boston return to court
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Boston, Massachusetts) Judge Arthur Garrity presents sentences in writing. 3 have till January 7 to obey 1st order of court; if they don't obey, fines to be forthcoming. [Committee member Paul ELLISON - says he's sure NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) happy with verdict.] [Mbr. John McDONOUGH - plans to appeal sentence.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker Artist: Anthony Accurso

Smith, Howard K.;
Tucker, Lem

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