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Poland / Pope's Visit #504950

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 03, 1979
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(Studio) Pope John Paul II's statement in 1st capital of Poland, said strongest political statement of trip, quoted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Gniezno, Poland) Impetus of Pope's speech outside Warsaw outlined; motorcade to Gniezno and reasons for mass there reported Films shown. Disagreement with regard to papal infallibility noted. [POPE - sings.] Individual family's attitude toward Pope and Polish government stated; family named. Pope John Paul II quoted.
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Warsaw, Poland) Warsaw's reception of Pope John Paul II, especially mass for Polish youth outlined; 2 Polish youth quoted, shown, named. [Stanislaw KADZIEWCZ - discusses church as force for human rights.] Another Warsaw resident quoted with regard to Church and communism [CROWD - sings religious song.]
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann

(Studio) USSR television coverage of papal visit reported.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Bittermann, Jim;
Cochran, John;
Savitch, Jessica

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