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NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 27, 1972
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(Studio) On Now 16, 2 black students shot to death during student-police confrontation at Southern University's Baton Rouge campus. Today 2 investigations of incident begin.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Baton Rouge, LA) 12 member commission appointed by state attorney gem. begins hearings on causes and consequences of campus unrest. Blacks hold investigation of their own. Meanwhile students hold demonstration on steps of capitol. [Governor Edwin EDWARDS - blames militants for deaths.] [Edwards and students exchange hostile remarks.]
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

Reporter(s):
Briggs, Fred;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:01:30

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