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Mississippi Desegregation / Reaction #443584

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 06, 1969
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(Studio) United States District Court in New Orleans orders 30 Mississippi districts to integrate by December 31.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(New Orleans, Louisiana) Court told district supts. to implement Department of Health, Education and Welfare plans. [Noxubee Cnty. School Supt. A. R. KOON - calls deadline impossible. Won't be able to continue public education as presented in Court Schools will have to close.] [Yazoo City Attorney John SATTERFIELD - says order to be disastrous to many, and have adverse effect on all schools. Foresee trouble.] Federal Attys. and Department of Health, Education and Welfare Representatives to help in Jackson, Mississippi.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn

Brinkley, David;
Quinn, Charles

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