NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 27, 1978
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(Studio) Pope John Paul I quoted with regard to plans. Moderate reform said keynote.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch
(Rome, Italy) Film of John Paul I celebrating mass shown. Speech said read in Latin. Thousands in Saint Peter's Square welcome new pope. [POPE - speaks to assembled crowd.] Barricades, setup for election, filmed being dismantled. American cardinals interviewed. [Saint Louis John Cardinal CARBERRY - speaks of the election] [Detroit Francis Cardinal DEARDON - speaks of double name chosen by new pope.] Enthronement of pope set for next Sunday Elimination of coronation and crown noted.
REPORTER: John Palmer
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