• Short Summary

    IN BOSTON, U.S. ON WEDNESDAY AN ESTIMATED 10,000 NEGRO AND WHITE PUPILS BOYCOTTED PUBLIC SCHOOLS?

  • Description

    IN BOSTON, U.S. ON WEDNESDAY AN ESTIMATED 10,000 NEGRO AND WHITE PUPILS BOYCOTTED PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN A DEMONSTRATION AGAINST DE FACTO SEGREGATION. IT WAS THE SECOND SUCH DEMONSTRATION IN EIGHT MONTHS. THERE WERE ABOUT 20,000 ABSENT FROM CITY SCHOOLS ON THE SAME DAY.

    THERE WERE NO REPORTS OF DISORDERS. MEANWHILE, IN MARYLAND, NEGRO STUDENTS HAVE SUSPENDED FURTHER DEMONSTRATIONS AGAINST RACIAL DISCRIMINATION UNTIL SATURDAY. THIS FOLLOWED WEDNESDAY'S PROTEST GATHERING IN WHICH 59 RECEIVED MEDICAL ATTENTION, 14 FOR DOG BITES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8N2R2DSADRCJJ0CHX3WOBGROP
    Media URN:
    VLVA8N2R2DSADRCJJ0CHX3WOBGROP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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