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Texas / Desegregation #82510

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 09, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Clarksville, Texas) Town's opposition to integrating public housing units examined; background to situation explained. [Clarksville housing authority spokesperson Rosemary CAVINESS - claims both blacks and whites want segregated housing to continue] Reaction to federal Judge Wayne Justice's order to desegregate projects examined. [Projects RESIDENTS - don't want to integrate.] [Mayor L.D. WILLIAMSON - criticizes Justice's order.] All black families in projects said ordered to relocate while only a few whites will move; William Kayton cited as example
REPORTER: Charles Murphy

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Murphy, Charles
Duration:
00:02:10

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