ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 07, 1969
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(Studio) Rumors don't keep community cool. Rumor that police in Tampa, Florida killed child as result of gambling raid leads to riots and 50 arrests. Los Angeles declares war on "rumor mill."
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Los Angeles, California) Rumor Control and Info. Center makes recording of truth about rumor after investigation. Blacks call in to find out truth. Info. given on calm days. Runs on private funds. [Luther FULLER - says spurn government funds so won't be arm of establishment.]
REPORTER: Bill Brannigan
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