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Peoples Temple #262548

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 14, 1979
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(Studio) Audio tape of Reverend Jim Jones found at Jonestown, Guyana, after mass suicide/murder detailed.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(San Francisco, California) Background of Mike Prokes given. Prokes' suicide after Modesto, California, news conference last night reported; film shown. Suicide note quoted. January 1979 film of Dover, DEC body reception unit shown and present status of unclaimed bodies of Jonestown incident reported Proposed plan for body disposal noted. Loss of numerous family members by Fred Lewis and expense of burial cited as example of problem. [LEWIS - comments.] [Counselor Lowell STREIKER - talks about effects on survivors of unclaimed bodies.] Auction of Peoples Temple detailed; film shown. [LEWIS - comments.]
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg (KXTV newstape)

Goldberg, Bernard;
Mudd, Roger

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