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McCormack / Funeral #508070

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 25, 1980
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(Studio) Boston, Massachusetts, funeral services for former House speaker John McCormack reported; presence of Vice President-elect at services mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Boston, Massachusetts) McCormack's funeral, presided over by Humberto Cdnl. Archbishop Medeiros, D.D., attended by Edward Kennedy, Carl Albert, Thomas O'Neill, George Bush (rep. Ronald Reagan) and Frank Moore (rep. President Carter) among others featured; films shown. McCormack's political career recalled. [Monsignor Philip KEARNEY - eulogizes McCormack.] [O'NEILL - praises McCormack.] McCormack's love for wife Harriet and his eventual burial next to her noted.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

Chancellor, John;
Pettit, Tom

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