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Ten O'Clock News; White supports school committee


Boston School Committee meeting, with Mayor Kevin White in attendance, where he discusses school desegregation and states his support for the recently elected school committee. Says Judge Arthur Garrity should cede some control to that body.

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Ten O'Clock News

White supports school committee

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976



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Broadcast program

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School boards
White, Kevin H.
Busing for school integration
Boston (Mass.). School Committee
Garrity, W. Arthur (Wendell Arthur), 1920-1999
Boston (Mass.)
News Report
White, Kevin H. (Speaker)
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; White supports school committee,” 03/11/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 20, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_21AC288E67C44DF09DCD9B27466F26AC.
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APA: Ten O'Clock News; White supports school committee. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_21AC288E67C44DF09DCD9B27466F26AC
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