• 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

    1.
    LS PICKET AREA - PAN DOWN LINE OF PICKETS
    0.13

    2.
    MS POLICE WATCHING
    0.18

    3.
    MS NEGRO RESISTS ARREST, TAKEN TO POLICE WAGON
    0.51

    4.
    MS WOMAN FAINTS IN STREET
    0.56

    5.
    WOMAN CARRIED ON STRETCHER
    1.05

    6.
    MS NEGRO MINISTER PACIFYING CROWD
    1.12

    7.
    CROWD MILLING AROUND, LS PICKET AREA
    1.24

    8.
    CONSTRUCTION SITE (2 SHOTS)
    1.31

    9.
    VIEW OF PICKETS THROUGH FENCE
    1.36

    10.
    WOMAN POUNDS FENCE
    1.40

    11.
    LS PICKETS IN RAIN
    1.45

    12.
    CU WOMAN LYING IN PUDDLE - CARRIED AWAY
    1.54

    13.
    DEMONSTRATORS SHOUTING
    2.00

    14.
    POLICE PICK DEMONSTRATOR OFF GROUND
    2.06

    15.
    CARRY MAN TO VAN
    2.11

    16.
    DEMONSTRATOR HOLDING UMBRELLA
    2.15

    17.
    POLICE WAGON PULLS AWAY
    2.20



    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1GYHO8YR9YRLZX75WB9INMPH1
    Media URN:
    VLVA1GYHO8YR9YRLZX75WB9INMPH1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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