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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 02, 1972
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(Studio) Funeral held for 13 Catholics killed by British troops. Rioting reported in Londonderry and Belfast, North Ireland.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Londonderry, North Ireland) 1000's attend mass funeral at Saint Mary's Church. [Bishop of Londonderry calls for restraint.] Mourners conducted themselves with dignity. Army stayed out of area. Primate of Ireland, leads prayers.]
REPORTER: Ray Scherer

(Studio) Crowd of 30,000 burns British Embassy in Dublin.

(Dublin, Ireland) Firebombs and explosives used to destroy embassy; 13 mocK coffins placed at door. Police helpless.
REPORTER: David Weber

Chancellor, John;
Scherer, Ray;
Weber, David

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