NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 06, 1973
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(Studio) Senate Majority Leader Mike Mansfield calls for thorough investigation of Indian grievances named by members AIM occupying Wounded Knee, South Dakota.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Wounded Knee, South Dakota) In Denver large demonstration supporting Indians at Wounded Knee marches on federal building Most are Chicanos and Indians. Other groups offer food for besieged Indians. In Wounded Knee Indian militants harden position with federal authorities. Residents Wounded Knee called to mtg. Militants want tribal chairperson Richard Wilson removed. [AIM spokesperson Dennis BANKS - says will make Nixons and Agnews deal with Indian demands.]
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer
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