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Guyana Incident #51892

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 28, 1978
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(Studio) Authorities' report with regard to problems in disposition of remains of Peoples Temple victims from Guyana stated. Bodies reported to still be at Dover AFB, DE.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Jonestown, Guyana) Conditions in compound at Jonestown described. Guyana government said expected to use area for agriculture station or army or police post. Closure of house of Reverend Jim Jones and of other bldgs. in commune mentioned.
REPORTER: Al Dale

(Studio) Attorney Mark Lane's claims to have knowledge of Peoples Temple assassination plans, allegedly told him by woman who was 2nd in command to Jones, outlined. Lane's comments reported made in NYC. Interview shown.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(No location given) Anchor questions Lane about Temple's alleged assassination plans and CIA and FBI concerns about them. [LANE - says Secret Service has questioned him and is concerned about upcoming Democrat mid-term convention in Memphis. Notes that President Carter, Vice President Walter Mondale and other top administration officials will be at convention Says Memphis police, FBI and Secret Service have questioned him; knows they discuss coordinated program.]
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(Studio) Secret Service confirmation of probe into reports of Temple plans to assassinate high-level officials stated.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reporter(s):
Dale, Al;
Reynolds, Frank;
Walters, Barbara
Duration:
00:03:10

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