St. Peters Square, Italy.
Full titles read: "THE NEW POPE PIUS XI - imparts his first Apostolic blessing on the "the City and the World from Balcony of the Vatican - the first time a Pope has appeared in public since 1870."
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Pope Pius XI meets Marconi at opening of new Microwave radio telephone service in Italy.
Pope Pius XII creates 32 new cardinals in ceremony at St Peter's Cathedral, Rome.
Pope Pius XII names three new Saints at Canonisation Ceremony in Rome.
Footage of Pope Pius XII at St Mary's. Rome, Italy.
Cardinal Spellman of New York meets with Pope Pius XII.
People gather in St. Peter's Square on news Pope Pius XII has been taken ill. Vatican, Italy.
Various shots of reporters waiting at the gates of Pope Pius XII's residence in Castelgandolfo for news of his illness, local people read the newspaper headlines.