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Segregation / Nixon / Louisiana #7277

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 26, 1969
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(Studio) Pres, Nixon says trying to steer middle course between instant integration and segregation forever. Cutting off fed, funds should be last resort,
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Tangipahoa Cnty., LA) Valley Forge Academy is all-white, private school. [Supt. Frank LEA - says quality of ed, drops after 15% integration. 25% or more of your education has gone out the window.] 17% of county children attend all-white schools. Teachers paid well. Supt. of integrated system has daughter here,
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Smith, Howard K.

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