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Response From the State House, A
Program 704
Original Airdate: 11/5/1976

Subject Keywords
Afro-American politicians
Afro-Americans - Attitudes
Local elections
Massachusetts State Senate - Elections
Press conferences

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Jackson, Rev. Jesse
Owens, Bill

Program Description
Program focuses on the Boston political arena. Host Barbara Barrow speaks with State Senator Bill Owens about his winning his second election, his reelection campaign, the potential conflict between minority men and white women competing for the same jobs, his Senate committee to research hiring practices, and proposals he has put forth related to Boston's South End. Additional segments include "man on the street" interviews conducted on the day of the primary election (in which Say Brother asked people who they preferred - Owens or his opponent Royal Bolling - and what issues the winner should focus on), an excerpt from Jesse Jackson's November press conference in Boston, and the "Community Calendar."

Producer
Barbara Barrow

Associate Producer
Melvin Moore

Director
Conrad White

Editor
Josef Filipowic

Cinematographer
Henry Johnson

Host
Barbara Barrow

Guests
Bill Owens

Others
Tom Balhatchet (audio editor)
Bruce Bordett (stage manager)
Ron Buccheri (switcher)
Basil Chigas (lighting assistant)
Brian Clarke (assistant to the producer)
June Cross (production assistant)
Leo Demers (videotape editor)
Mike Floyd (assistant cameraman)
Keith Hanyside (video)
Rebecca Hill (fashion consultant)
Dick Holden (camera)
Harvey Hudson (audio)
Sharon Kramer (graphic designer)
John MacKnight (videotape editor)
Fran Mahard (scenic design)
Huntley Nicholas Jr. (film sound)
Alfredo Portilla (assistant cameraman)
Mildred Ruiz (researcher)
John Sullivan (lighting)
Kaisan Tsiang (assistant cameraman)
Skip Wareham (camera)
Bob Wilson (camera)

Formats
Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-03325
Original footage 3/4" cassette (item number not yet assigned)
Preservation master digital beta cassette AB-01243
Preservation master beta SP cassette AB-01243A
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)



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