• Short Summary

    THE CITY OF NASHVILLE IN TENNESSEE BECAME A NEW FOCAL POINT OF SOUTHERN NEGROES DEMANDS FOR EQUAL RIGHTS IN THE UNITED STATES ON MONDAY.

  • Description

    THE CITY OF NASHVILLE IN TENNESSEE BECAME A NEW FOCAL POINT OF SOUTHERN NEGROES DEMANDS FOR EQUAL RIGHTS IN THE UNITED STATES ON MONDAY.

    ABOUT 200 NEGROES STAGING A DEMONSTRATION MARCH ON TWO SEGREGATED RESTAURANTS, WERE ATTACKED BY A GROUP OF STONE-THROWING WHITE YOUTHS.LATER A SHOT WAS FIRED INTO THE HOME OF A NASHVILLE NEGRO LEADER, MR.H.E.BRADEN.

    FOLLOWING THE STREET FIGHT, TWO PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO HOSPITAL.FIVE OTHERS, FOUR NEGROES AND A WHITE YOUTH, WERE ARRESTED BY POLICE.THE DEMONSTRATIONS CAME WHILE WHITE AND NEGRO LEADERS IN NASHVILLE WERE NEGOTIATING TO SOLVE THE CITY'S RACIAL PROBLEMS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9WZJBLR5LL38U1KFJG7GD8FQQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA9WZJBLR5LL38U1KFJG7GD8FQQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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