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Gang Violence / High School Film #504603

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 01, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) Film "Too Late For Me", made by Chicago high school students with regard to neighborhood gang violence, examined; scenes shown, courtesy Image Union-WTTW, Chicago. Students' purpose for making film stated; most said attending Roberto Clemente HS. Film said made as part of television and film class with federal grant. [Student Steven NEGRON - says people don't realize trouble they're headed for with gangs.] Negron's 2 brothers and student cameraman's brother reported shot to death before completion of film; details given. [Film director Bill ALVELO - discusses tragedy of gang involvement.] [Actor Eric DAVID - comments.] Negron quoted.
REPORTER: Norma Quarles

Chancellor, John;
Quarles, Norma

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