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Unemployed Black Teen #482792

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 20, 1975
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(Studio) Report follows with regard to plight of 1 unemployed black teen.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Los Angeles, California) Best job high school graduate Ricky Davidson can get is trimming lawns. Ricky scrounges for every odd job and makes about $25 per wk. [DAVIDSON - knows it would be easy to drift into crime, but he's fighting against it.] Every visit to employment office proves discouraging. [DAVIDSON - retains some optimism about finding job and someday having family, home.] Right now Ricky thinks best future might be in Air Force if he can get in.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

Chancellor, John;
Pettit, Tom

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