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Migrant Workers / Homestead #469199

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 15, 1973
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(Studio) Police arrest 2 men in Homestead, Florida, and charge them with keeping 27 migrant workers in what amounts to slave labor camp.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Dade Cnty., Florida) Workers went to camp after promises of good pay. Pay was $2.50/wk. Living conditions poor and workers couldn't get out because of armed guard. Joe Brown who ran camp arraigned in court Brown arrested in Cadillac while carrying $43,000 with him in cash.
REPORTER: John Chancellor (narrates) (WCKT-TV newsfilm Miami, Florida)

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:01:00

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