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Stay Out For Freedom; Press Conference

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Stay Out For Freedom
Press Conference
Series Description

Radio series. Series release date: 1963

Program Description

Program consists of a press conference with newly elected State Senator Bill Owens to discuss Owen's plans for the Senate. Participating media representatives are: Luix Overbea (Christian Science Monitor), Al Williams (WILD Radio), Sarah-Ann Shaw (WBZ TV), Russell Tillman (WSBK-TV), Alan Raymond (WGBH-FM), Greg Pilkington (WGBH-TV), Bruce Cole (Harvard Crimson), and Maurice Lewis (Black News). Conference moderated by professor and historian A.B.Spellman. Aditional segments include "Access" with Hubie Jones, Chairman of the Children's Campaign (who discusses the misuse of psychotropic drugs in schoolchildren), the "Community Calendar," and "Commentary" by Producer Marita Rivero on politics.



Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Spellman, A.B.
African American politicians--Massachusetts
Owens, Bill
Shaw, Sarah-Ann
Press conferences
Overbea, Luix V. (Luix Virgil)
Pilkington, Greg
African American journalists
Jones, Hubie
Children's Campaign (Boston, Mass.)
Williams, Al
Raymond, Alan
Tillman, Russell
Cole, Bruce
Lewis, Maurice
Social Issues
Barrow-Murray, Barbara (Associate Producer)
Marita Rivero (Producer)
White, Conrad (Director)
Spellman, A. B. (Host)
Spooner, Dighton (Researcher)
Cross, June (Community Coordinator)
McGuire Nicholas, Sallie (Production Assistant)
Cogell, Lloyd (Still Photography)
Farrier, Stephen (Community Coordinator)
Boston Art Ensemble (Theme Music)
Chicago: “Stay Out For Freedom; Press Conference,” 02/12/1964, GBH Archives, accessed January 18, 2022,
MLA: “Stay Out For Freedom; Press Conference.” 02/12/1964. GBH Archives. Web. January 18, 2022. <>.
APA: Stay Out For Freedom; Press Conference. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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