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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 18, 1971
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(Studio) Govt. looking at private, segregated high school schools.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Nixon administration cuts off tax privileges for high school academies; IRS (Internal Revenue Service) sends questionnaires to determine how many blacks enrolled at academies if academies run covertly by white citizens cncls. IRS (Internal Revenue Service) survey indicates admission practices of 800 private schools unacceptable.
REPORTER: Carl Stern

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:01:10

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