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Boston / March #42962

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 23, 1976
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(Studio) March held in Boston to protest racial violence.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Boston, Massachusetts) Mayor Kevin White orgs. march. 1000's march. Security tight. [Senator Edward KENNEDY - tells what he thinks march is all about.] Senator Edward Brooke, Governor Michael Dukakis and other political leaders participate. Religious leaders prayed for peace during rally. Many city workers allowed to attend. Some business gave workers long lunches and colleges encourage student and faculty participation. [Anti-busing leader City Council President Louise Day HICKS - says fear and violence will be removed only when forced busing is stopped.]
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory

Reporter(s):
Gregory, Bettina;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:30

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