NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 19, 1985
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mayor Wilson Goode reported revealing threatening letter received by MOVE cult before recent shoot-out; fire destruction as result noted.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) City's memorial services for shoot-out victims, both dead and homeless, featured; films shown. [Courtesy "Face the Nation", GOODE - describes MOVE's threats against neighborhood, police and nation] [Rev. Charles DIAMOND - notes neighborhood is people, not houses.] Altar boy James Davis' losses cited; those of Lorraine Bond mentioned. [GOODE - preaches.] [MOVE house owner Louise James AFRICA - calls Goode a murderer.] [Disc JOCKEY - solicits funds for homeless.] [HOMELESS - remain optimistic.]
REPORTER: Jennifer McLogan
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.