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Negro View / Black Pride / Smith #440363

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 23, 1968
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(Studio) Government report says whites and blacks moving out of slums, so there are more jobs for those left. Assumed Negroes want to get out of ghettos but leaders deny it.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Studio) New Negro generation feels white American not ready to integrate and they're looking into selves for pride and manhood.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Watts-Los Angeles, California) [Leader Lou SMITH - says finally got black pride after years Can make our ghettos better, come up with new inds., make money and keep our soul. Black community more together than whites. Describes togetherness.

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:07:20

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