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Casey / Funeral #109604

ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 09, 1987
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[Broadcast joined in progress; preempted by sports]

(DC: Kathleen Sullivan) Report introduced.

(Roslyn Harbor, Long Island: Sheilah Kast) Funeral for former CIA director William Casey, attended by President and Nancy Reagan, Richard Nixon and others, featured; details given, scenes shown. [Voice of Bishop John McGANN - eulogizes Casey, criticizing his position on Contra issue.] [Voice of Jeane KIRKPATRICK - eulogizes Casey.] Casey's family said asking that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to William J. Casey Fund for the Nicaraguan Freedom Fighters.

Kast, Sheilah;
Sullivan, Kathleen

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