Monday, April 9, 2012

Mike Wallace interviews Orval Faubus

Posted By on Mon, Apr 9, 2012 at 6:02 AM

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CBS correspondent Mike Wallace died Saturday at 93, leaving a career with more reportorial milestones than you could easily count. Thanks to elwoood for the link to one of them — his interview with Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus during the 1957 school crisis.

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