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CBS Evening News for
Thursday, Dec 12, 1974

Headline: American-Born Saint


(Studio) Pope Paul sets September 14, `75, as canonization of new saint.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Native-born American Elizabeth Ann Seton to be canonized. Elizabeth Seton's life described. [Terence Cardinal COOKE - says Elizabeth Seton is saint of our time.] Mother Seton's sainthood based on 3 events that church considers miracles; details given. [Dr. Frank FLOOD - has no explanation for occurrence described as miracle.] [Ann O'Neill HOOE - believes Mother Seton performed miracle with her life.] [Reverend Joseph DIRVIN - believes Mother Seton knew exactly where she was going.]
REPORTER: Betty Ann Bowser

Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Program Time:05:47:40 pm - 05:50:20 pm. Duration: 02:40
Record Number:232363
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Reporters:Bowser, Betty Ann; Cronkite, Walter
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