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Daughters of The American Revolution Controversy #536561

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 17, 1984
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) reported changing policy affecting organization's discrimination against minorities; background to issue raised by Lena Ferguson's effort to become full member and stance of DAR pres. Sarah King reviewed. Daughters of the American Revolution recalled barring Marian Anderson from performing at Constitution Hall once. [KING - calls for someone to present motion for her impeachment.] [Delegate Edna Pearl PARR - praises King.] [FERGUSON - is satisfied with King's approach.] No. blacks versus whites in Daughters of the American Revolution mentioned.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert
Duration:
00:02:00

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