• Short Summary

    1.Scenes of post-midnight violence in the Bronx (New York City), where integrationist demonstrators have been?

  • Description

    1.Scenes of post-midnight violence in the Bronx (New York City), where integrationist demonstrators have been picketing one of a chain of hamburger and snack restaurants.The pickets have been demanding that the chain, White Castle, hire more Negro and Puerto Rican workers.The picketing organization, Congress of Racial Equality says that the While Castle chain employe four Negroes among 126 employees at four locations in the Bronx, which is heavily populated with Negroes and Puerto Ricans.Picketing here has been going on for almost a week.In the violence that occurred on 10 July before dawn, when police battled with two men who heckled the pickets.One heckler chose to assault a policeman and he was clubbed down with police nightstick and later charged with two counts of assault.Film show pickets on line chanting, then the clash with police and aftermath.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA52IZHB2DNECF2C6953H28GXPK
    Media URN:
    VLVA52IZHB2DNECF2C6953H28GXPK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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