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NEWS IN FLASHES - ROME

News In Flashes - Rome (1950)

Miniature car race in Rome, Italy.

ITALY: CELEBRATION GARIBALDI DAY

Italy: Celebration Garibaldi Day (1946)

Celebrations of Garibaldi Day in Italy.

POPE BLESSES ROMANS AND THEIR VEHICLES

Pope Blesses Romans And Their Vehicles (1960)

Pope John XXIII blesses Roman drivers and their...

POPE JOHN JOINS RELIGIOUS PROCESSION TO OPEN LENT

Pope John Joins Religious Procession To Open Lent (1960)

Pope John XXIII in religious procession...

CARDINAL TARDINI'S FUNERAL

Cardinal Tardini's Funeral (1961)

Rome holds the funeral of Domenico Tardini. Good quality throughout

POPE BLESSES 4,000 SICK

Pope Blesses 4,000 Sick (1959)

Pope John XXIII blesses the sick and injured at St Peter's Basilica in...

NEW BISHOP OF VENICE

New Bishop Of Venice (1953)

Cardinal Gioceppe Roncalli is welcomed by people of Venice on becoming their...

GENERAL GRUENTHER IN ROME

General Gruenther In Rome (1953)

General Gruenther lays wreath on Tomb of Unknown Soldier and meets...

THE POPE RECEIVE DE VALERA

The Pope Receive De Valera (1962)

The Pope receives President of Ireland De Valera and wife in...

JACKIE KENNEDY IN ROME

Jackie Kennedy In Rome (1962)

Jacqueline Kennedy visits Vatican, Rome.

21st ECUMENICAL COUNCIL OPENS

21st Ecumenical Council Opens (1962)

Pope John addresses packed congregation in Rome

EIGHT CARDINALS GET RED HAT FROM POPE

Eight Cardinals Get Red Hat From Pope (1962)

Eight Cardinals get their Red Hats from the Pope in...

THE FUNERAL OF POPE JOHN - REEL ONE

The Funeral Of Pope John - Reel One (1963)

Funeral of the Pope John XXIII in Rome, Italy.

PRESIDENT SUKARNO VISITS POPE

President Sukarno Visits Pope (1959)

President Achmed Sukarno of Indonesia in audience with Pope John.

FUNERAL OF GAS EXPLOSION VICTIMS

Funeral Of Gas Explosion Victims (1954)

Crowds including government personalities at funeral...

INSTALLATION OF 8 NEW BISHOPS

Installation Of 8 New Bishops (1960)

Pope John XXIII consecrates 8 new Bishops in St. Peter's. ...

POPE JOHN XXIII PLACES RED GALEROS ON HEADS OF NEW CARDINALS

Pope John Xxiii Places Red Galeros On Heads Of New Cardinals (1960)

Cardinals try on hats...

POPE JOHN XXIII GIVES HIS EASTER BLESSING

Pope John Xxiii Gives His Easter Blessing (1960)

Pope on balcony giving Easter Blessing.

POPE JOHN XXIII PERFORMS

Pope John Xxiii Performs "Rite Of Humility" (1960)

Ornate ceiling in Basilica of St. John Lateran,...

POPE JOHN LEAVES FOR SUMMER RESIDENCE IN CASTELGANDOLFO

Pope John Leaves For Summer Residence In Castelgandolfo (1960)

Pope John XXIII leaves the Vatican...

POPE JOHN'S NEW YEAR BLESSING

Pope John's New Year Blessing (1960)

Pope John XXXIII reading his New Year blessing and the crowds in...

POPE'S EASTER BLESSING

Pope's Easter Blessing (1961)

Pope John XXIII gives Easter message to large crowds outside St Peter's....

 POPE'S EASTER BLESSING

Pope's Easter Blessing (1962)

Pope John XXIII giving his Easter blessing to a packed crowd in St....

POPE AT CORPUS DOMINI CEREMONY

Pope At Corpus Domini Ceremony (1962)

Pope is chaired from Basilica into St. Peters Square for Corpus...

 POPE GIVES AUDIENCE TO ITALIAN PRESIDENT

Pope Gives Audience To Italian President (1962)

Pope John XXIII gives audience to President...

THEY MOURN POPE JOHN aka ROME: THEY MOURN POPE JOHN

They Mourn Pope John AKA Rome: They Mourn Pope John (1963)

Pope John XXIII lying at rest in St...

ROME

Rome (1970-1979)

Memorial to Pope John XXIII and General views of Rome.

MAY DAY IN ITALY

May Day In Italy (1948)

May Day celebrations with marches, speeches,massed crowds,bands and music.

POPE BLESSES STATUE OF THE MADONNA

Pope Blesses Statue Of The Madonna (1961)

Pope blesses the statue of Madonna at Immaculate Conception...

POPE JOHN IN S. ANDREA DELLA VALLE

Pope John In S. Andrea Della Valle (1963)

Pope John XXIII blessing coffin in Santa Andrea Della...

 POPE BLESSING ANGUS DEI

Pope Blessing Angus Dei (1959)

Pope John XXIII blesses wax discs with images of lamb of God and...

POPE JOHN XXIII

Pope John Xxiii (1962)

Pope John XXIII at the session of Ecumenical Council.

ROME - HELICOPTER AT VATICAN

Rome - Helicopter At Vatican (1959)

Pope John XXIII blesses a helicopter in the Vatican courtyard.

ITALIAN GOVERNMENT

Italian Government (1946)

Members arrive as constituent assembly inaugurates first session since Italian...

ENQUIRY INTO BANDITS

Enquiry Into Bandits (1963)

Italian reporter makes enquiries about the murder of two English consorts in...

POPE BLESSES THE BERSAGLIERE AND VISITS OSTIA BEACH

Pope Blesses The Bersagliere And Visits Ostia Beach (1963)

Pope blesses Bersagliere guardsmen and...

POPE RECEIVES PRESIDENT GRONCHI

Pope Receives President Gronchi (1959)

The Pope meets with President Giovanni Gronchi of Italy at the...

POPE JOHN IN FEAST DAY OF VIRGIN MARY

Pope John In Feast Day Of Virgin Mary (1960)

Pope John attends the Feast Day of Virgin Mary.

THE INAUGURATION OF SEVEN NEW CARDINALS BY POPE JOHN XXIII

The Inauguration Of Seven New Cardinals By Pope John Xxiii (1959)

Pope blesses seven new...

ITALIAN PARADE

Italian Parade (1949)

3rd Anniversary of New Italian Republic celebrated in Rome.

ASHES OF TURGATT AND TREVES BACK IN ITALY

Ashes Of Turgatt And Treves Back In Italy (1948)

The ashes of two great socialists are returned to...

ROBERT SCHUMANN IS DEAD

Robert Schumann Is Dead (1963)

Personalities pay respect to late French Foreign Minister Robert...

DE GAULLE IN ITALY

De Gaulle In Italy (1959)

General Charles de Gaulle lays wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier and meets...

MACMILLAN HAS AUDIENCE WITH THE POPE

Macmillan Has Audience With The Pope (1960)

Harold Macmillan and Alec Douglas-Home meet Pope John...

POPE JOHN MUSEUM

Pope John Museum (1970)

Museum and mementoes of Pope John XXIII in Italy.

MACMILLAN IN ROME

Macmillan In Rome (1963)

Conservative Ministers Harold Macmillan and Edward Heath in Rome.

POPE PAUL VI IN FATIMA

Pope Paul VI In Fatima (1967)

Pope Paul VI visits Fatima in Portugal, scene of visions of the Virgin...

POPE JOHN GIVES BLESSING ON CORPUS CHRISTI DAY

Pope John Gives Blessing On Corpus Christi Day (1960)

Pope John gives blessing on Corpus Christi....

MOTHER SETON BEATIFICATION

Mother Seton Beatification (1963)

Short history of Mother Seton who is to be beatificated in Rome.

POPE RECEIVES BALZAN PEACE PRIZE

Pope Receives Balzan Peace Prize (1963)

Pope receives Balzan Peace Prize in Rome, Italy.