ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 27, 1972
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(Studio) Funeral services held for Jackie Robinson.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(NYC) Thousands attend funeral at Riverside Church. Many old Brooklyn Dodger baseball teammates attend: Roy Campenella, Don Newcombe, Pee Wee Reese. Funeral cortege goes through Harlem to Freedom National Bank Robinson founded. Reverend Jesse Jackson eulogizes Robinson. Marion Logan says he played game for downtrodden.
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman
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