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Pope Paul's Death #55137

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 11, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's attendance at mass for late Pope Paul VI at Saint Matthew's Cathedral in Washington, DC reported; others accompanying President are Secretary State Cyrus Vance and House speaker and Mrs. Tip O'Neill. Film shown. Bishop Thomas Kelley's statements quoted. Mrs. Rosalynn Carter's attendance at funeral for pope in Rome noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Report on events in Rome surrounding Pope's death. Contd. crowds in Saint Peter's Square to view remains lying in state in Saint Peter's Basilica noted. Details of Pope's will given. Mrs. Carter's arrival mentioned. [Mrs. CARTER - comments on Pope Paul's life.] Funeral plans cited.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Coverage of funeral service on Saturday noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank

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