ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 08, 1978
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(Studio) Contd. lying in state of remains of Pope Paul VI in Castel Gandolfo, overlooking Lake Albano, reported Plans to move remains to Saint Peter's Basilica in Vatican City on Wednesday noted. Michelangelo's design in dome of church mentioned. Films shown. Arrivals of cardinals in Rome in preparation for conclave to choose new pope. Report on hometown of Pope Paul, born Giovanni Battista Montini.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Brescia, Italy) Mourning for Pope in his home of Concesio, near Milan, described. Background on Pope's life in Concesio and later in Brescia given. His mother, Guidida Montini, and Saint Antonio's and Santa Maria della Grazzi churches mentioned.
REPORTER: John Laurence
(Studio) Mrs. Rosalynn Carter's heading of United States delegation to Pope Paul's funeral reported Live coverage of removal of Pope's remains to Saint Peter's Basilica at Vatican outlined.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds