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Pope Paul VI Death #500486

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 06, 1978
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(Studio) Ldrship. of Roman Catholic Church by Cardinal Jean Villot until new pope selected mentioned.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Rome, Italy) Report on selection process for new pope by College of Cardinals.
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann

(Studio) World prayer services noted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(DC) Report on mass celebrated at National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception by Monsignor Eugene Bilski. [BILSKI - comments on Pope Paul.]

(NYC) Report on service at Saint Patrick's Cathedral in NYC. [PRIEST - announces Pope's death; prays.] Paul's 1965 visit to Saint Patrick's mentioned. [Terence Cardinal COOKE - prays and speaks of Pope's accomplishments.]
REPORTER: Brian Ross

(Chicago, Illinois) Services in Chicago area noted. [Chicago archdiocese administration John Cardinal CODY - discusses things Pope will be remembered for. Mentions death of Aldo Moro.]
REPORTER: Al Johnson

(Studio) Return of Pope's remains to Rome from Castel Gandolfo to lie in state at Saint Peter's Church noted. President Carter's comments quoted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Bittermann, Jim;
Johnson, Al;
Kur, Bob;
Ross, Brian;
Savitch, Jessica

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