CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 23, 1978
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(Studio) News leak of confidential working paper prepared by Italian ambassador to Vatican reported Paper's statements about upcoming choice of next pope outlined, include its prediction that front runners are Italians Sebastiano Baggio, Giovanni Benelli and Paolo Bertoli. Beginning of conclave mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Vatican City) Details given about plans and preparations for upcoming conclave in Sistine Chapel. Security precautions described. Michelangelo's artwork mentioned.
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen
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