NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 10, 1984
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REPORTER: Connie Chung
(Chicago, Illinois) Flight of Spencer Goffer's family from neighborhood here after racial attacks upon moving in examined; films shown. Division within community over incident illustrated by separate crowds, both supporting and opposing racial violence, outside Goffer's former residence. [Patricia FRANKLIN, GOFFER - describe mob attack on apt.] General racist attitude of neighborhood described. [MAN - thinks family shouldn't have moved in. ] FBI reported investigating possible civil rights violations; city, state and Cicero police noted also investigating. Goffer mentioned claiming Cicero police ofr. witnessed some attacks. [GOFFER - describes ofr.'s action.] [FRANKLIN - questions impact on son.]
REPORTER: Cassandra Clayton
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