KRON News footage from September 29th 1966 featuring interviews with residents of Bayview Hunters Point in San Francisco, who share reactions to the social uprising taking place in their neighborhood and a curfew that's been imposed. Also includes an interview on the sidewalk with State Assemblyman Willie Brown, who briefly describes some measures needed to address social inquality in the neighborhood. Opens with views of the National Guard assembling at Candlestick Park (they were called out by the Governor, who declared martial law) and of police breaking up crowds on Third Street. Also see film reference number KRON 686-3.
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