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Desegregation / Busing / Michigan #454443

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 24, 1971
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(Studio) Anti-busing campaign threatens school boycott. Federal judge orders further desegregation of Detroit schools. Parents organization in opposition.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Detroit, Michigan) School system considered poor; deficit of $30 million. [Judge Stephen J. ROTH - says found segregation existed here; action was required.] [Acting School Supt. Dr. Charles WOLFE - says we'll submit to court more desegregation plans; will move to more representative balance.]
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

(Center Line, Michigan) Students outside county may be incld. Veterans' Day parade held in Center Line and Warren towns attached to own schools. [George MONTGOMERY - says lots of response against busing.]
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

(Pontiac, Michigan) Pontiac rally called to promote boycott. [State representative Loren ANDERSON - says will back boycott efforts.] Pols. getting into act of stopping busing.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

Delaney, Steve;
Utley, Garrick

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