Police quashing left-wing demonstrations in New York and Washington DC including the use of tear gas.
SLATE INFORMATION: 40,000 'Reds' quelled as wild riots follows meeting in New York.
USA: New York:
Large crowd gathering in square. Scuffles among crowd and police grabbing demonstrators including tackling one to ground. Crowd turning away from tear gas cloud. Injured man being carried away. Police escorting away struggling woman. More of pressing crowd.
SLATE INFORMATION: In Washington DC a tear bomb quickly scatters a mob making for the White House
Washington DC: White House:
Crowd of protestors carrying placards
Man addressing huge crowd in square. Mounted police riding through demosntrators.
SLATE INFORMATION: The outbreak is crushed with a heavy hand.
Police and crowds.
Tear gas at White House.
Communist party official addressing crowd.
SLATE INFORMATION: Trouble begins when the radicals try to march on City Hall.
Police running through marching protestors.
Background: Police quashing left-wing demonstrations in New York and Washington DC including the use of tear gas.