Free City Rally in SF (Updated over a year ago)
KPIX Eyewitness News report from May 7th 1968 by Ben Williams near the steps of San Francisco's City Hall, featuring a Free City Rally. Includes scenes of Police Chief Cahill playing dominoes, of Terry Hallinan and Peter Coyote speaking to crowds about the need to take responsibility for improving the city's living conditions and an interview with a judge, who explains why he ordered that a young man wearing a mask be arrested. Ends with views of the young man in question (Ron Thelin) being arrested by police and with a to-camera summary from Williams.
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on October 2, 2011.
- Originally aired on: KPIX-TV
- Date aired: 5/7/68
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w, co-magnetic sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Duration: 3:09
- Type of material: archival newsfilm