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Church Reform #460738

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 05, 1972
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(Studio) National Conf. Catholic Charities proposes church self-reform.

(Little Linford, England) British Church of Saint Leonard's, 700 years old, to be closed. Entire congregation consists of 2 widows, Jessie Cook and Madelyn Fontaine. Local Rector, Reverend Bernard Mather travels from own church 1 1/2 mile to conduct Sunday service. [Mrs. COOK - says offering was 60 pence Sunday] Ladies argue for historical value of church. Cmsnrs. may change minds.
REPORTER: George Montgomery

Montgomery, George

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