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Washington, DC / Civil Rights March / 40th Anniversary #736137

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 23, 2003
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Washington: Geoff Morrell) The march in Washington, DC, commemorating the 1963 march led by Dr. Martin Luther King featured; scenes shown. [Veteran marcher Ida SHAW, Representative John LEWIS - speak.] [August 28, 1963, KING - makes his "I have a dream" speech.] Children's Defense Fund statistics cited on children living in poverty now. [LEWIS - outlines what King would say today.]

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) This week's special on King hosted by Elizabeth Vargas noted.

Vargas, Elizabeth;
Morrell, Geoff

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