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(Studio) Sir Winston Churchill's widow, Lady Spencer-Churchill, must sell some family heirlooms to pay expenses. People call on British government to help her, but there's no assurance it will.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(London, England) Among paintings to be sold are 2 by Sir Winston, 1 of Lady Spencer-Churchill and daughter Sarah and 1 by French artist. Plight of Lady Spencer-Churchill noted. [Christie's director John LUMLEY - says it's sad in way to have to sell paintings, but nature of job makes them used to it.]
REPORTER: Rex Ellis
(Studio) Congress has provided pension for widows of United States presidents.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters
- Ellis, Rex;
- Reasoner, Harry;
- Walters, Barbara
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