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NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 05, 1969
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(Studio) Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black agrees to delay in desegregation of 30 Mississippi school districts. Urges civil rights groups to press for swift integration there. Integration left up to Negroes sometimes.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Charlotte, North Carolina) Integration closed 6 of city's black schools. School Bd. allows some black schools to stay open. Parents felt benefits of white schools not enough to justify long bus rides. [Protest leader Reverend George LEAKE - says bad cultural attitudes could dvp. from busing.] Plans due in by November call for more cooperation from whites.
REPORTER: Ron Nessen

Huntley, Chet;
Nessen, Ron

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