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William Celester at a community meeting in Roxbury
[Roxbury residents fight against drugs]
Original Airdate: 8/21/1989

Length: 00:01:55
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Marcus Jones reports on efforts by the Roxbury community to fight drugs. Jones' reports includes footage of a community meeting with William Celester (Deputy Superintendent, Boston Police Department) and Roxbury residents. Celester and Georgette Watson (Roxbury residents) talk about the need for residents to fight the drug trade. Watson and Lola Jenkins (Roxbury resident) talk about the need for more funding to help communities fight drugs. Jones notes that Watson runs the Drop-A-Dime Program in Boston. Jones' reports also includes footage of Watson walking through Dudley Square in Roxbury with Callie Crossley (WGBH reporter). This tape also includes addtional footage of the community meeting and footage of Dudley Square in Roxbury.

Contributor : Reporter
Callie Crossley
Marcus Jones
Format : Tape 6710   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 103002 
VHS cassette 105696 
Betacam cassette 105388 
digital betacam cassette 105387 

Subject : Keywords
Drug Traffic
Police - Arrests
Urban policy

Subject : Personal Names
Celester, William
Crossley, Callie
Jenkins, Lola
Jones, Marcus
Watson, Georgette

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston Police Department
Drop-A-Dime Program

Subject : Geographic Locations
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Television

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