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Pope / United States Visit #266475

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 26, 1979
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(Studio) Specialties offered on flight carrying Pope John Paul II during US tour noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Chicago's polish American community featured. [United Polish Women of America spokesperson Stephanie SEKULA - comments on being Polish and American] More people of Polish descent said worshiping in Chicago than anywhere else except Warsaw. [Lidia PUCINSKI - broadcasts Polish radio program.] Pucinski's background with program outlined. [PUCINSKI - comments on reaction to Pope's visit.] Entrepreneurial activities of community examined. [Merchant Harold RHEIN - comments.] Reasons for John Paul's popularity, other than ethnicity, considered. [Polish National Relief Fund spokesperson Walter MIACZYSKI - comments.] Madam Curie, Joseph Conrad, Frederic Chopin mentioned. [Polish-American Guardian Society spokesperson Leonard JARZAB - comments.]

Cronkite, Walter;
Faw, Bob

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