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Program 411
Original Airdate: 1/9/1975

Subject Keywords
Afro-American musicians
Afro-Americans in the performing arts
Black Power - United States
Home ownership
Music - Performance

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Johnson, Fred (Halim Adbur Rashid)
Neblett, Chico

Corporate Names
Black Panthers
United Community Construction Workers - Boston - Massachusetts
Webster Lewis Septet

Program Description
Program consists of performance footage of a local Boston-based septet, and community awareness segments. Program includes a mime performance by Halim Adbur Rashid (Fred Johnson), a 30-minute performance by the The Webster Lewis Septet in the Say Brother studio, "Information" (on how and where to file income taxes), "Access" (in which United Community of Construction Workers'Jim McLean offers recommendations on what to look for when you buy a house), "Blast from the Past" (with an excerpt from a Say Brother interview with Chico Neblett, a Boston Field Marshall for the Black Panther Party), the "Community Calendar," and "Commentary" by Producer Marita Rivero.

Marita Rivero

Associate Producer
Barbara Barrow

Conrad White

Henry Johnson

Dighton Spooner

Webster Lewis Septet (musical group)
Fred Johnson (Halim Adbur Rashid) (mime)

Boston Art Ensemble (theme music)
LLoyd Cogell (still photography)
June Cross (community coordinator)
Stephen Farrier (community coordinator)
Sallie McGuire (production assistant)
Dighton Spooner (researcher)

Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-01457
Preservation master digital beta cassette AP-01533A
Preservation master beta SP cassette AP-01533
Viewing copy 1/2" reel-to-reel videotape (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)

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