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De La Cruz Funeral / UFW #472153

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 21, 1973
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(Studio) Funeral services held for grape picker shot by sniper this week during United Farm Workers strike.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Arvin, California) Juan de La Cruz buried. Many union workers turn out for funeral. Eulogizers insist de La Cruz died for good cause. Cesar Chavez, United Farm Workers leader, speaks about de La Cruz death. Mourners carry casket to grave. Chavez must try to negotiate new contracts for California grape growers.
REPORTER: Warren Wilson

Utley, Garrick;
Wilson, Warren

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