Mike Wallace Interview with Governor Orval Faubus
This is a kinescope of the nationally televised prime-time program, “The Mike Wallace Interview.”
Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus talked to Mike Wallace from the governor’s mansion in Little Rock during his standoff with the federal government over the integration of Little Rock Central High School. Governor Faubus had called in the National Guard to bar the black students from the school and had met with President Eisenhower the day before this interview in an effort to resolve the conflict.
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