NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 24, 1970
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(Studio) Senator considering extension of 1965 voting rights act. Governor Lester Maddox questioned sharply by Senator Birch Bayh over South voting rights.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(No location given) [MADDOX - says Congress discriminates against South] [Senator Birch BAYH - questions Maddox sharply.] Afterwards, Maddox ate lunch in House of Representatives and passed out autographed axe handles. Charles Diggs took offensive; Maddox called him names.
REPORTER: John Chancellor (narrates)
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