NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 08, 1969
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(Studio) Undercover policeman, Robert Pierson, disguised self in hippie attire during 1968 Democratic Convention He testifies Yippie leader Jerry Rubin called on protesters to kill "pigs" during clash. Says Black Panther leader, Bobby Seale, urged protesters to take to sts. with pistols and rifles. Says Rubin says 2 or 3 "pigs" should be cornered and killed. Rubin says testimony sheer fantasy, though Pierson acted as his bodyguard.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
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