CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 17, 1980
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) Report with regard to yesterday's total eclipse of sun introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean
(India) Film of eclipse shown. Report with regard to pilgrims in Indian holy town, to witness eclipse there and wash consequent sin from their bodies in holy water, shown. Pageantry of occasion detailed. Mythical explanation of eclipse in Hindu religion given.
REPORTER: Carol Hansa
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.