ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 29, 1969
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(Studio) Contested election occurs in Greene Cnty., Alabama.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Greene Cnty., Alabama) Supreme Court ordered special election after regular white Democrats threw blacks off ballot. National Civil Rights leaders help blacks get support. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference member Reverend Walter FAUNTROY - says new black man in cntry. today.] 83% county black. Blacks assume they'll get no white votes and have to convince blacks there won't be reprisals for votes.
REPORTER: Don Farmer
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