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Presbyterian Meeting / Poor Funds #445710

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 21, 1969
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(Studio) United Presbyterian Church responds to demands of poor.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(San Antonio, Texas) Church allocated $100,000 to aid Indians and $300,000 to aid Mexican-Americans Black militant James Forman demands $80 million for injustices to blacks. [FORMAN - says will take time for idea to get across.] Delegates vote $50 million for black projects, but retain control of spending. [SPKR. - says invited black and brown spkrs. to understand their plights.] Delegates must sell views to 3 million mbrs. back home.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

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Huntley, Chet;
Oliver, Don

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