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Christmas / Bethlehem, Vatican, United States / Mood in the US #579025

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 24, 1991
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(Studio: Margaret Larson) Christmas celebrations in Bethlehem, West Bank, and in the Vatican, where Pope John Paul II led midnight Mass, and last-minute Christmas shopping and feeding of the homeless in the US shown.

(White House: John Cochran) The mood around the United States this Christmas examined; photograph shown of President Bush at Camp David, MD, with his grandchildren. [At Atlanta bus station, Sam HOWARD, unemployed Ronald GREENWOOD and Saye GUAH - talk about the economy and the president.] Statement from presidential candidate Patrick Buchanan about the homeless noted. [On December 5, BUSH - says television opens the news with "gloom and doom."] [On Chicago talk radio, CALLER - complains.] [Barbara BUSH - says Congress should do something.]

Cochran, John;
Larson, Margaret

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