Item Details

Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 unknown

News Briefs: President Nixon Confers With Young People About the Draft; Secretary of Defense Laird Says Hanoi Must Permit Inspection of Prisoner of War Camps; A Court-Martial Convicts Twelve Soldiers in Fort Ord, CA; The Survivors of the Destroyer, the USS Frank Evans, Arrive at Subic Bay, the Philippines

Digital Collection

The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Format
Online; Video; Streaming Video; Anchor Script
Sound
Sound
Color
BW
Script Excerpt
AFTER CONFERRING WITH TEN YOUNG PEOPLE ABOUT THE DRAFT, PRESIDENT NIXON ANNOUNCED HE IS SETTING UP A NATIONWIDE SYSTEM OF YOUTH ADVISORY COMMITTEES FOR THE SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM.
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