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School Openings / Busing / Boston / Teacher Strikes #45609

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 08, 1976
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(Studio) School openings in Boston today quiet; antibusing violence of 1974 and 1975 noted.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Boston, Massachusetts) Attendance down, but no trouble. [9th grader Debbie MARTIN - says she goes to school to learn, not for trouble.] Police presence noted. Officials credit community familiarity with busing and improved academic curricula with calm opening. Antibusing leaders say their thrust has changed. [Danny YOTTS - says they have to get political.]
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

(Studio) Volunteer school busing in Milwaukee noted. Teachers strikes in 10 states noted.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Dobbs, Greg;
Smith, Howard K.

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