NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 30, 1970
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(Studio) Defense Department flies 4,000 paratroopers and Marines to New England in case of New Haven, Connecticut Black Panther rally trouble; national guard on alert, 35,000 demonstrators expected; fair trial for 8 Panthers decrd. by protest.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(New Haven, Connecticut) Yale calm shattered by Black Panther trial; Chairperson Bobby Seale, others face murder charge. [STUDENTS - feel fair trial impossible.] University strike conts. [Black Panther Doug. MIRANDA - asks students to help Panthers.] Yale powerful in New Haven; University community relations important [RESIDENTS - don't think demonstrations necessary, denounce strike.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker
(New Haven, Connecticut) Students bring message to people; merchants board up shops, town nervous, fears violence; Yale wants peaceful protest; Panthers, University concept at stake tomorrow.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn
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