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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
REPORTER: John Hart

(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

Reporter(s):
Gilmour, Sandy;
Hart, John;
Jones, Kenley
Duration:
00:03:00

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