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    Full title reads: "RELIGIOUS CRISIS IN MEXICO. Vast throngs gather before the City Cathedral when Calles' Government decree is published".

    Mexico, Central America.

    Panning shot over heads of crowd, some holding banners with Spanish slogans on. High angled L/S of crowd. L/S of crowds swarming outside large, ornate Mexico City cathedral.

    Intertitle reads: "Mothers wait for hours to have children baptised before suspension of the Sacraments".

    Panning shot along crowd of Mexican women holding babies and toddlers. Various M/Ss of long queue of parents with small children, some shelter from sun beneath umbrellas. They are queuing outside side entrance to cathedral.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26055
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    544.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:13:00 / 01:36:27:00
    Canister:
    G 1321
    Sort Number:
    G 1321
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Mexico
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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