Mississippi Television News Coverage
This local news broadcast began with a story on Senator Lott’s news conference earlier that day in Mississippi. The broadcast also contained brief comments from James Meredith, the first black student to enter the University of Mississippi.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Laura McPherson Correspondent WJTV
- James Meredith Activist Civil Rights
- Jeff Rent Correspondent WJTV
- Walter Saddler Anchor WJTV
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