• Short Summary

    A CROWD OF 100 PICKETS FOUGHT POLICE WHO WERE CARRYING AWAY DEMONSTRATORS FROM THE PATHS OF TRUCKS AT A CONSTRUCTION SITE IN BROOKLYN ON WEDNESDAY.

  • Description

    A CROWD OF 100 PICKETS FOUGHT POLICE WHO WERE CARRYING AWAY DEMONSTRATORS FROM THE PATHS OF TRUCKS AT A CONSTRUCTION SITE IN BROOKLYN ON WEDNESDAY.

    JUST AS THE OUTBREAK THREATENED TO ERUPT INTO A FULL-SCALE RIOT, A NEGRO CLERGYMAN, THE REVEREND WILLIAM JONES, JUNIOR, LEAPED UP ON A STACK OF LUMBER URGING THE CROWD TO DISPERSE.TWENTY-TWO PERSONS WERE ARRESTED.ONE WOMAN PAINTED AND HAD TO BE TAKEN AWAY IN AN AMBULANCE.

    A HEAVY SHOWER OF RAIN PELTED THE MARCHERS, WHO ARE DEMANDING THAT WORK BE HALTED UNTIL MORE NEGROES AND PUERTO RICANS ARE HIRED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1GYHO8YR9YRLZX75WB9INMPH1
    Media URN:
    VLVA1GYHO8YR9YRLZX75WB9INMPH1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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