NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 1973
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(Studio) Georgia Governor Jimmy Carter reacts to Atlanta's new black mayor, Maynard Jackson. Jackson defeats incumbent Sam Massell. Hosea Williams, candidate for city council president, beaten by white candidate.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Atlanta, Georgia) [JACKSON - insists he won't let supporters down.] Atlanta is proud of innovations as an open-minded South city. Growth brings crime; whites move to suburbs. Jackson faces problem of white flight to keep Atlanta together.
REPORTER: Kenley Jones
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