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Campus Unrest / Voorhees / Arms #4959

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 29, 1969
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(Studio) Since armed black students at Cornell publicized, campus discipline dissolves. At Voorhees College in SC, militant blacks seize 2 bldgs. 300 National Guard troops clear out protesters.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Denmark, SC) Militants take over library and science bldgs., demanding black studies program. Militants armed. [PROTESTER - says will come out when demands met.] President John F. Potts shut down school at noon, and students evacuated. Protesters leave after National Guard arrives. No shots fired.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:10

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