Board Meeting, [54] June 19, 1978, Citizens' Comments: William Fried, President Albert J. Smith

Title

Board Meeting, [54] June 19, 1978, Citizens' Comments: William Fried, President Albert J. Smith

Abstract

William Fried asks if it is "necessary to use the taxpayers money to offer [the neo-Nazis] free police protection" when the hold a rally in Skokie. President Albert J. Smith responds that it is the law to offer this protection. Fried then says, "Maybe after the parade, we should offer them a free steak dinner and thank them for what they're doing." Smith replies, "That's not the law," which is followed by applause and laughter.

Date

Village of Skokie. Board of Trustees
6/19/1978

Contributor

Skokie Village Board of Trustees, Skokie, IL
Fried, William
Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993
Skokie Public Library, Adult Audiobook-CD 977.311A, Disk 3, Track 10
Original recordings from Village of Skokie, Skokie, IL

Rights

In Copyright http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/

Format

Temporal Coverage

Duration

0:00:43

Files

Date Added
July 22, 2016
Collection
Attempted Nazi March in Skokie, 1977 and 1978, Digital Collection
Item Type
Sound
Tags
Citation
“Board Meeting, [54] June 19, 1978, Citizens' Comments: William Fried, President Albert J. Smith,” Skokie History Digital Collections, accessed May 24, 2020, https://skokiehistory.omeka.net/items/show/334.