• Short Summary

    FIRST THREE FILMS SHOW SCENES IN GRENADA, MISSISSIPPI & ST. BERNARDS'S PARISH, LOUISANA, WHERE NEGRO?

  • Description

    1.
    GV's & SCU's. NEGRO SCHOOLCHILDREN MARCHING, GV.POLICE BLOCKING ROADWAY, MV.POLICEMAN SHOUTING THROUGH LOUDSPEAKER & MV's. CHILDREN PASSING THROUGH CU's. POLICEMEN. GTV's. POLICE CARS. SCU.ANDREW YOUNG, NEGRO LEADER OF SOUTHERN CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE BEING INTERVIEWED - WAS ASKED HOW LONG HE THOUGHT THE POLICE WOULD BE NEEDED & REPLIED "IF STATE PATROL LEFT, SAME CONDITIONS OF LAWLESSNESS WOULD RESUME IMMEDIATELY." SV.NEGROES MARCHING WITH PLACARDS, CU.SHERIFF GRADY CARROLL BEING INTERVIEWED & COMPLAINING ABOUT THE DEMONSTRATORS & ABOUT NEWSMEN.
    115 ft


    ST.BERNARD'S PARISH, LA


    2.
    CU.SCHOOL SIGN, MV. DEMONSTRATORS WITH PLACARDS "NEVER", MV's. POLICE ARREST 16 WHITE TEENAGERS ON TRUANCY CHARGES, GV's. POLICE PATROLLING STREET. MV.ARRESTED MAN BEING LED AWAY WHILE WIFE & MOTHER-IN-LAW SCREAM ABUSE AT POLICE. CU.INTERVIEW WITH MRS. SHIRLEY MACKEWICZ WHO SAYS THE WHITES ARE NOT PROTESTING AGAINST INTERGRATION AS SUCH, BUT BECAUSE MOST OF THE NEGROES WERE SENT TO ONE SCHOOL. SHE WILL CONTINUE TO SEND HER CHILDREN TO SCHOOL BECAUSE IT'S A FEDERAL ORDER.
    211 ft


    GRENADA, MI


    3.
    GV's. NEGROES TRYING TO STONE PASSING CARS. CU. STONE BEING REMOVED FROM CAR. CU. INTERVIEW WITH HENRY ARONSON SHORTLY AFTER HE WAS BEATEN UP HE DESCRIBES THE EXPERIENCE & COMPLAINS ABOUT THE LACK OF POLICE HELP GV.POLICE LOUNGING OUTSIDE SCHOOL, GV. CAR ARRIVES & SEVERAL NEGRO SCHOOLCHILDREN ALIGHT. SCU. INTERVIEW WITH NEGRO SCHOOLGIRL WHO IS CRYING & SHOCKED, BUT INSISTS SHE WILL GO BACK TO SCHOOL. CU. WOULD ON NEGRO BOY'S HEAD
    309 ft


    ATLANTA, MI


    4.
    SCLC MEETING IN CHURCH WHICH DEVELOPES INTO BLACK POWER RALLY. SCU.NEGROES SHOUTING AT RALLY, SCU. WILLIE RICKS INCITING RALLY CU.HOSEA WILLIAMS ADDRESSING RALLY - SAYS "WE MUSTN'T OVERPLAY OUR HAND." NIGHTTSHOTS: POLICE PATROLLING STREETS, NEGRO BEING ARRESTED GV. GROUP OF SCLC MEMBERS GOING INTO NEIGHBOURHOOD TO TRY & LEARN CAUSES OF THE DISORDER. CU. INTERVIEW WITH WILLIE RICKS, SAYS "I'D ENCOURAGE THEM" WHEN ASKED HOW HE WOULD SOLVE THE PROBLEM. CU's. NEGRO's SPEAKING ABOUT THE PROBLEM.
    432 ft



    Initials


    THIS SHOTLIST IS INTENDED AS A GUIDE ONLY SOF NOT REPORTED. FILM IS FOUR CUT STORIES JOINED TOGETHER

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    Background: FIRST THREE FILMS SHOW SCENES IN GRENADA, MISSISSIPPI & ST. BERNARDS'S PARISH, LOUISANA, WHERE NEGRO SCHOOLCHILDREN ATTEND FORMERLY ALL-WHITE SCHOOLS - POLICE CALLED IN TO ENFORCE FEDERAL ORDER PROTECTING THE CHILDREN. LAST FILM SHOWS SOUTHERN CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE MEETING

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6A8B9PALF8E5C2CH5GQXUW2VV
    Media URN:
    VLVA6A8B9PALF8E5C2CH5GQXUW2VV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:11:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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