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    Full title reads: "Rome. The Pathe Gazette - take pride in being the medium of enabling millions - who otherwise would never have been able - to hear H H The Pope speak to and impart his blessing to the world - by those twin miracles, wireless and the talking picture!"

    Vatican City, Rome, Italy.

    Views of radio masts in Rome. Views of Pope Pius XI with Cardinals in Vatican City. Still of Pope Pius. We hear the voice of the Pope as we see various exterior shots of the Vatican / St. Peter's Cathedral in Rome. Views of St Peters Square and out across Rome.

    Title - pan down words of a Latin Prayer.
    Title - words of blessing in English.

    Further views of St. Peter's as the Pope does call and response prayers with those in the radio studio.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8349
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    763.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:04:00 / 01:16:28:00
    Canister:
    31/18
    Sort Number:
    31/018
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    rome ww2
  • Stills

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

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