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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 07, 1971
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(Studio) Most busing plans begin without trouble as schools open; Evansville, IN, children return to schools attended last year despite court desegregation order.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Pontiac, Michigan) 9 women arrested after chaining selves to bus parking lot gate; 1/2 children attend schools; film shows anti-busing parents picketing. [School superintendent Dr. Dana WHITMER - believes most parents consider children's education primary.]
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Nashville, Tennessee) [Unidentified PARENT - feels reassured after seeing school calm.] [School principal H.A. McCLARON - tells students their cooperation necessary for successful school year] Most students attend assigned schools.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

(Studio) Parents keeping children home in San Francisco, California, next week may be arrested for violation of truancy law.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Briggs, Fred;
Chancellor, John;
Delaney, Steve

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