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Ten O'Clock News; South Boston High School

09/08/1976

Exteriors of South Boston High School. South Boston environs. Large graffiti in crosswalk “Winegar [sic] we don't want you.” Black students stream off bus, walk toward front entrance. Jerome Wynegar stands by. Plainclothes US marshals with armbands and walkie-talkies. Police keep press photographers behind line.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

South Boston High School

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

Duration

00:13:59

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Police
Busing for school integration
Schools
African American students
Vandalism
School buildings
Locations
South Boston (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; South Boston High School,” 09/08/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2ED2E0D8E33E47AE8B04FEDFC782F5D7.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; South Boston High School.” 09/08/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2ED2E0D8E33E47AE8B04FEDFC782F5D7>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; South Boston High School. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2ED2E0D8E33E47AE8B04FEDFC782F5D7
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