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Jackson State / Investigation #451184

NBC Evening News for Monday, May 18, 1970
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(Studio) Attorney General John Mitchell flies to Jackson, Mississippi, to head police killings investigation; 2 buried today.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Jackson, Mississippi) Police shooting of black students prompts revenge vows. [Lafayette, Mississippi, Mayor Charles EVERS - questions power of non-violence.] 2 students buried; Mitchell wants justice. [MITCHELL - meets with mayor and others to determine civil rights violation; police claim snider fire killed Mississippi student; reports conflict; even sniper no excuse for police volley.]
REPORTER: George Page

Huntley, Chet;
Page, George

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