NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 01, 1969
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(Studio) Father James Groppi, who led welfare protest on Wisconsin Capitol, arrested in Catholic chapel in Madison. He refuses bond. Legs votes Thursday on whether to cite him for contempt.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
(Madison, WI) Protesters march for 3rd day. Want $30 million cut restored. National Guard block their way to Capitol. 2 women and a teenager arrested. Legis. holds heated debate on resolution offering condolences to National Guardsmen family, killed en route to active duty in Madison. Scuffle among legislature Groppi surrenders to county Sheriff.
REPORTER: Bill Matney
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