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    ROLL 1


    1.
    103rd. St. Sub station for Five Dept. which was center for police & Five activity in Watts Area. Five Trucks moving in & out.


    2.
    Various shots of police



    ROLL 2


    1.
    Shots of finding arsenists whom tried to set fire to school.


    2.
    Shots of school exterior & fireman holding bottle with gas which used to start small fire.


    3.
    Shots of Negro minister (Name identified on tape) being taken out of Fire Captains Car, He wanted to stay in while car went to the fire



    ROLL 3


    1.
    Various Shots of Area & false alarm fire.


    2.
    Rioting in watts districts of los angeles (filmed Tuesday and Wednesday, March 15 and 16)



    Part A Shows travelling shot from police car (natsof siren), demonstrator on street, arrested by police; arrival of more police and fire engines, shots of burning building; group of demonstrators lined up leaning on car and searched by police (all night scene)



    Part B-Aftermath scenes on Wednesday shows people shopping in supermarket; negro students on tree corner police; students outside High School, police and barricade;



    Sof statements by Los Angeles Mayor Samueal Yorty and Chairman of Commission investigating last summers riot in Watts. ???




    Initials



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    Film ID:
    VLVAB7NVYAQ67LNJFU8UGU84SPIYI
    Media URN:
    VLVAB7NVYAQ67LNJFU8UGU84SPIYI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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