• Short Summary

    IN RACIALLY-TROUBLED ALABAMA, SCHOOL INTEGRATION CONTINUES WITH NINE ALL-WHITE SCHOOLS DUE TO ENROL NEGRO PUPILS TODAY (MONDAY) - DESPITE BITTER PROTESTS FROM THE STATE'S SEGREGATIONIST GOVERNOR GEORGE WALLACE.

  • Description

    IN RACIALLY-TROUBLED ALABAMA, SCHOOL INTEGRATION CONTINUES WITH NINE ALL-WHITE SCHOOLS DUE TO ENROL NEGRO PUPILS TODAY (MONDAY) - DESPITE BITTER PROTESTS FROM THE STATE'S SEGREGATIONIST GOVERNOR GEORGE WALLACE.

    LAST WEEK, GOVERNOR WALLACE SENT STATE TROOPERS TO TWO CITIES - HUNTSVILLE AND TUSKEGEE - TO PREVENT NEWLY-INTEGRATED SCHOOLS FROM OPENING, BUT REPORTS SAY HE IS NOW PREPARED TO ALLOW ADMISSION OF NEGRO CHILDREN WITHOUT FURTHER TROUBLE.

    ON SATURDAY, GOVERNOR WALLACE SAID HE WOULD TAKE ANY RISK IN FIGHTING RACIAL INTEGRATION.HOWEVER, HE LEFT UNANSWERED THE QUESTION OF WHETHER HE WOULD BAR NEGRO STUDENTS FROM THE SCHOOLS TODAY.

    MR.WALLACE ADDRESSED 500 CHEERING MEMBERS OF THE UNITED AMERICAN FOR CONSERVATIVE GOVERNMENT, A SEGREGATIONIST GROUP.HE SAID:
    (MEANWHILE IN BIRMINGHAM RACILISTS YESTERDAY BOMBED THE HOME OF A NEGRO MILLIONAIRE - THE SECOND BOMBING IN FIVE DAYS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA630IEIVBDSN3EZ3NLLGFEK1PG
    Media URN:
    VLVA630IEIVBDSN3EZ3NLLGFEK1PG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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