ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 25, 1978
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(Vatican City Studio) Beginning of conclave of cardinals to choose successor to Pope Paul VI reported Details given; film shown. Mtgs. in Sistine Chapel and outlook for cardinals' decision outlined.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Rome, Italy) Report on influence of third world in conclave and in Roman Catholic Church. Films shown. Growth and strength of Catholicism in Latin American and Africa described.
REPORTER: Bill Blakemore
(DC Studio) Coverage of conclave and outcome described.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
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