Full title reads: "Requiescat in Pace. Late Pope Benedict XV lying in State".
Vatican City, Rome, Italy.
Various stills of crowds of people outside Vatican. C/U still of woman in headscarf kneeling on steps of Vatican. Iris in to black. Iris out to M/S still of body of Pope lying in...
End of Funeral Service for Pope Pius XII in the Vatican.
A retrospective of the important events from 1922.
President Diosdado Macapagal on official visit to Rome, he meets with Pope John XXIII.
Pope John XXIII blesses wax discs with images of lamb of God and saints on.
Pope John XXIII gives audience to President Segni, Rome.
Crowds gather outside the Vatican to celebrate birthday of Pope Pius XII.
Pope John XXIII giving his Easter blessing to a packed crowd in St. Peters Square.
New recruit to Swiss Guards takes oath in front of Pope, Vatican City.
Swiss guards are sworn in, Vatican City.
Cardinal Spellman of New York meets with Pope Pius XII.
Copies of Pathe Gazette items featuring Italian leader Benito Mussolini.
Pope Pius XII blesses Scouts and Scout Leaders.
Pope John XIII receives former president of France, Vincent Auriol, at Vatican.
Pope Paul VI performing religious ceremony in St. Peter's on his first day as Pope.
Scenes surrounding the death of the leader of the Roman Catholic Church in 1939.
The Pope meets with President Giovanni Gronchi of Italy at the Vatican.
Pope Pius XI gives blessing in sound while we see views around the Vatican.
Crowds wait in rain for blessing from Pope John XXIII, Rome.
Memorial to Pope John XXIII and General views of Rome.
Pope Pius XII gives his regular Easter Blessing in Rome.
Crowds gather in Rome to see Pope Pius XI, King Victor Emmanuel and Benito Mussolini. Italy.
Procession enters Pope John's private apartment, he blesses German delegates individually.
Archbishop Hinsley travels to Rome to meet the Pope and become a Cardinal.
Voting underway for the election of the new Pope, Rome Italy.