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Alabama / Selma March Anniversary #302709

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 03, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Selma, Alabama) Ceremonies marking anniversary of march on Selma and city's role in 1960s civil rights movement featured; films shown. [Jesse JACKSON - cites reason for today's observance.] March 7, 1965,violence reviewed. [John LEWIS - notes number blacks registered to vote in Selma, other political gains in South] [Mayor Joe SMITHERMAN - calls for racial unity.] Contd. soc. and economy division among races in city described.
REPORTER: Bill Whitaker

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Whitaker, Bill
Duration:
00:02:30

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