• Short Summary

    Last night--Wednesday night, that is--crowds of rioters, mot of them young men, ran back and forth in the same area, tossing rocks at passing cars and buses and smashing in windows of homes and stores.

  • Description

    Last night--Wednesday night, that is--crowds of rioters, mot of them young men, ran back and forth in the same area, tossing rocks at passing cars and buses and smashing in windows of homes and stores. Police closed off the area but the crowd continued to grow. Officers found weapons on some, they seized those they saw through rocks--but, considering the size of the disturbance, few were arrested. Police Chief William Parker had this to say:
    During today, Negro Community leaders met, trying to avert more

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF2V7ICRCICN8BUE8F2F1NYWRR
    Media URN:
    VLVAF2V7ICRCICN8BUE8F2F1NYWRR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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