NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 23, 1979
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(Studio) Report on seizure of church headquarters by own members in order to prevent state from carrying out receivership.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Pasadena, California) California's takeover of Worldwide Church of God in course of investigation into possibility that church leaders may have diverted church funds into own pockets reported Tithing members of church said to have moved into headquarters in Pasadena. [Mbr. Tony MURPHY - comments.] Speech to demonstrators by church's leader Herbert West Armstrong, from Tucson, Arizona, noted. [ARMSTRONG - comments.] Armstrong's contention that he is only true apostle of Christ stated.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer
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