NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 01, 1971
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(Studio) Children in Tulsa, Oklahoma, bused without compulsion.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Tulsa, Oklahoma) Some bused for 1 hour both ways because parents asked for it. [MOTHER - says wants child to have integrated education.] [2nd MOTHER - says ed. to prepare them for different world.] 86 whites bused voluntarily. Parents chose particular school because black parents enthusiastic. "Open classroom" concept offered here. [3rd MOTHER - says glad child exposed to other world.] [4th MOTHER - says some will be forced to see busing's values.] [1st MOTHER - says children must learn how to get along with everybody.]
REPORTER: John Dancy
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