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Vietnam / Moratorium / Massachusetts / Kansas / Illinois / California / Ohio / Louisiana / New York City / Washington, DC #442847

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 15, 1969
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Bypassed Introduction David Brinkley (NYC)

(Studio) Some counterdemonstrations to Vietnam moratorium. Substantial but not enormous protest.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Lincoln, Massachusetts) Crowd prays.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(N. Newton, Kansas) Crowd reads passage. Bell tolls.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Lake Forest, Illinois) Crowd sings, "Give Peace A Chance." Sign reads: "Let's admit error." [MAN - says not giving President Nixon a fair chance.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Palo Alto, California) Lit. handed out to cars in sts
REPORTER: No reporter given

(San Francisco, California) Crowd gathers in rain.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Cleveland Hgts., Ohio) Children draw pictures about peace.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Homewood HS, Illinois) Group sings, "We Shall Overcome." Opposing group says, "Better dead than red."
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Cambridge, Massachusetts) Crowd at Harvard University [Dr. George WALD - says get out of Vietnam in ships.] Crowd applauds.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Baton Rouge, LA) Crowd at LSU. [MAN - says not honorable to see loved ones coming home in a box or going to mental hospitals.] [2nd MAN - talks of going back home to Cuba if given backing.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Cleveland, Ohio) At Case Western Reserve, crowd sings, "Get Together" and "Give Peace A Chance."
REPORTER: No reporter given

(No Location Given) Crowd gives peace sign as group sings.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(NYC) At Trinity Church man reads list of dead. Wall Street crowd shouts: "Now Peace."
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Chicago, Illinois) Sign says: "Chicago Busmen. say: Stop Vietnam - now." Group sings, "Let The Sunshine In." Crowd chants, "Now Peace."
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Boston, Massachusetts) Aerial shot shows huge crowd. [SPKR. - calls it day of reconciliation.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(DC) Group sings, "God Bless American" Sign says: "Quakers Support Moratorium." Crowd in front of White House
REPORTER: No reporter given

(DC) Key demonstration held at Washington Monument. Largest antiwar protest for American Unpoor, unyoung, and unblack took point
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John

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