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Pope / United States Visit #501374

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 01, 1979
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(Studio) Beginning of 6-city tour of United States by Pope John Paul II announced.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Boston, Massachusetts) John Paul's Boston arrival shown, detailed; those greeting him noted include Rosalynn Carter, Thomas O'Neill, Senator Edward Kennedy, Boston Cardinal Humberto Medeiros. [Rosalynn CARTER - welcomes pontiff to US.] [John PAUL - speaks to crowd.] Papal motorcade featured; Boston Commons Mass shown.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Boston, Massachusetts) Boston's predominantly Italian north end featured; films shown. Ethnic history of north end outlined. [Reverend Bede FERRARA - comments on initial reaction in community to having Polish pope.] [Joey POWLOOKA - comments.] Rose Ferrara mentioned, shown.
REPORTER: Linda Ellerbee

(Studio) Upcoming item announced.

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Ellerbee, Linda;
Palmer, John

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