NBC Evening News for
Tuesday, Apr 01, 1969


Headline: Eisenhower Funeral Train / Stops / Burial

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(Studio) People line up to greet train carrying former President Dwight D. Eisenhower's body to Abilene, Kansas. Family to make route public.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Huntington, West Virginia) [Colonel Clements RILEY - thanks people for display of love for Eisenhower.]
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Cincinnati, Ohio) Family cancels ceremony. Casket-bearing car draped with black crepe and flag.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Aurora, IN) Train goes through rural farmland. Cluster of people watch.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Studio) Burial televised Wednesday at 10 a. m. EST.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

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Program Time:00:24:10 am - 00:27:10 am. Duration: 03:00
Reporters:Briggs, Fred; Brinkley, David
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