• Short Summary

    THE TEN DAY OFFICIAL MOURNING DECREED BY THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT UPON THE DEATH OF HIS HOLINESS POPE JOHN XXIII WAS FAITHFULLY CARRIED OUT IN THE CITIES AND TOWNS OF SPAIN.

  • Description

    THE TEN DAY OFFICIAL MOURNING DECREED BY THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT UPON THE DEATH OF HIS HOLINESS POPE JOHN XXIII WAS FAITHFULLY CARRIED OUT IN THE CITIES AND TOWNS OF SPAIN. THIS IS PASSAJES, WHICH TREASURE A SPECIAL RECOLLECTION OF CARDINAL RONCALLI. HERE HE BAPTIZED A LITTLE GIRL NINE YEARS AGO; FOUR YEARS BEFORE HE WAS PROCLAIMED AS POPE.

    A SILVER CROWN WAS A POSTHUMOUS OFFERING OF THE SPANISH PEOPLE TO HIS HOLINESS.

    THE VICE PREMIER, CAPT. GEN. MUNOZ GRANDES, THE PRESIDENT OF THE CORTES, THE MINISTER SECRETARY OF THE PRESIDENCY AND OTHER DIGNITARIES HASTEN TO THE PALACE OF THE NUNCIATURE TO EXPRESS THEIR CONDOLENCES.

    IN BARCELONA, THESE WERE TENDED TO ARCHBISHOP DR. MODREGO.

    THE SPANISH CHIEF OF STATE ARRIVES AT THE BASILICA OF SAN FRANCISCO EL GRANDE WHERE SOLEMN FUNERAL EXEQUIES ORGANIZED BY THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT ARE CELEBRATED. THE GENERALISSIMO IN UNIFORM WEAR HIGHEST PONTIFICAL CONDECORATION AND THE BLACK SASH OF THE ORDER OF MALTA.

    ALL THE MINISTERS, THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE REALM, DIPLOMATIC CORPS, AUTHORITIES, AND OFFICIAL REPRESENTATIONS ATTEND.

    MGS. RIBERI RECEIVES THE CONDOLENCES OF THE GENERALISSIMO IN THE NAME OF THE WHOLE COUNTRY WHO MOURNS THE LOSS OF THE POPE OF PEACE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA376MKBZG4QJT3PBW789827V9Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA376MKBZG4QJT3PBW789827V9Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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