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NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 10, 1970
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(Studio) Florida Governor Claude Kirk attys. ask Supreme Court decision to end fed.- state power struggle.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Bradenton, Florida) Kirk still running schools; federal marshals serve Kirk's aides warrants; Kirk fails to appear in court on contempt charge.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Tampa, Florida) Sheriff and gov's. aides tried for desegregation interference.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs (narrates) Artist: Leo Hershfield

(Bradenton, Florida) Kirk claims desire for and obedience to Supreme Court busing decision.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Studio) Attorney General John Mitchell fails to persuade Kirk to back down.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

Briggs, Fred;
Huntley, Chet

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