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Kennedy Death / The Funeral / Arlington National Cemetery #944562

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 29, 2009
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(Studio: Jeff Glor) The journey of the late Senator Edward Kennedy from Massachusetts to Washington, DC, reported; scenes shown from Capitol Hill.

(Boston: Jim Axelrod) The farewell church service in Boston featured; scenes shown from the Our Lady of Perpetual Help church; family photos shown. [President OBAMA, grandson Ted KENNEDY III, granddaughter Kiley KENNEDY†, sons Ted KENNEDY, Jr., Patrick KENNEDY - speak & tell stories about Kennedy.]

(Studio: Jeff Glor) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Nancy Cordes) The Washington scene before the burial featured; scenes shown of the gathering at the US Capitol of members & former members of Kennedy's staff & lawmakers.

(Studio: Jeff Glor) Report introduced.

(Arlington National Cemetery: Wyatt Andrews) How the Kennedy brothers came to be buried at Arlington National Cemetery featured; scenes shown from the cemetery site where JFK was buried & from the 1963 military service. [Journalist "On Hallowed ground" author Robert POOLE - recounts President John F. Kennedy's visit to Arlington.] [Arlington National Cemetery historian Tom SHERLOCK†- comments on the place.] The gathering at the Capitol steps shown.

Glor, Jeff;
Axelrod, Jim;
Cordes, Nancy;
Andrews, Wyatt

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