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Racial Demonstrations #505080

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 09, 1979
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(Studio) Report with regard to protest marches in Decatur, Alabama, and in Okolona, Mississippi, introduced

(Decatur, Alabama) History of Southern Christian Leadership Conference marches protesting arrest of Tommy Lee Hines for rape given. Ku Klux Klan attempts to stop marches cited.
REPORTER: Kenley Jones

(Okolona, Mississippi) United League sponsored protest of killing of black prisoner by deputy sheriff reported Claims that Ku Klux Klan members have been harassing blacks cited. [Uniden. MAN - comments.] [Mayor Richard STOVALL - blames outside blacks and white organizations for trouble in Okolona.]
REPORTER: Sandy Gilmour

Gilmour, Sandy;
Hart, John;
Jones, Kenley

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