• Short Summary

    THE LATEST SERIES OF ANTI-SEGREGATION PROTESTS IN ALABAMA CONTINUED YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) WITH POLICE USING DOGS AND FIRE HOSES TO BREAK UP GROUPS OF DEMONSTRATORS.

  • Description

    1.
    GV.CITY HALL.
    0.07

    2.
    SV.POLICE ON STREET CORNER.
    0.09

    3.
    SV.YOUNG CHILDREN ALONG PAVEMENT POLICE CONFISCATE BANNERS.
    0.22

    4.
    LV.NEGRO WOMEN KNEELING ON STEPS OF CITY HALL ARE ARRESTED.
    0.40

    5.
    LV.POLICE CLEARING SIDE-WALK.
    0.42

    6.
    SV.POLICE CLEARING SIDE-WALK. S.O.F. BACKGROUND NOISE.
    0.49

    7.
    SCU.POLICE MOTOR-CYCLIST USES TELEPHONE S.O.F. B/G.
    0.51

    8.
    LV.POLICE CAR, RE-ENFORCEMENTS ARRIVE. SOF B/G.
    0.55

    9.
    LV.FIREMEN RUN-OUT HOSES FROM FIRE-TRUCK. S.O.F. B/G.
    0.58

    10.
    CU.HOSES CONNECT TO HYDRANT. SOF B/G
    1.01

    11.
    LV.CROWD OF NEGROS IN JET FROM HOSES, ONE IS BOWLED OVER. SOF B/G.
    1.09

    12.
    SCU.FIREMEN USING HOSE. SOF B/G
    1.11

    13.
    LV.NEGROS RUN FROM JET OF WATER. SOF B/G.
    1.26

    14.
    GV.SPECTATORS.
    1.29

    15.
    LV.GROUP OF NEGROS BAND TOGETHER TO WITHSTAND JET.
    1.35



    Initials JNT/N/WS/GH JNT/N/WS/PB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE LATEST SERIES OF ANTI-SEGREGATION PROTESTS IN ALABAMA CONTINUED YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) WITH POLICE USING DOGS AND FIRE HOSES TO BREAK UP GROUPS OF DEMONSTRATORS.

    SEVERAL HUNDRED DEMONSTRATORS WERE ARRESTED, AND MANY WERE INJURED IN THE CHAOS THAT RESULTED WHEN POLICE TURNED GUSHING HOSES ONTO THEM.

    SOME DEMONSTRATORS HURLED ROCKS AT POLICE AND NEWSMEN AND THERE WERE REPORTS OF WHITE TOWNSPEOPLE STANDING BY LAUGHING AS THE DEMONSTRATION WAS BROKEN UP.

    THERE IS BACKGROUND SOUND OF THE MELEE MID-WAY THROUGH THIS FILM.

    SYNOPSIS: BIRMINGHAM CITY HALL - FOCAL POINT OF WILD ANTI-SEGREGATION DEMONSTRATIONS LAST WEEK IN THE UNITED STATES DEEP SOUTH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC8RA5892H4Z3UD82ID4OFM776
    Media URN:
    VLVAC8RA5892H4Z3UD82ID4OFM776
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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