• Short Summary

    IN ROME, A CROWD OF 40,000 PILGRIMS GATHERED IN ST PETERS SQUARE BENEATH A WINDOW HIGH IN THE VATICAN YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) TO RECEIVE THEIR BLESSING FROM THE POPE.

  • Description

    IN ROME, A CROWD OF 40,000 PILGRIMS GATHERED IN ST PETERS SQUARE BENEATH A WINDOW HIGH IN THE VATICAN YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) TO RECEIVE THEIR BLESSING FROM THE POPE.

    AFTER SEVERAL DAYS CONFINED TO BED, HE'D KEPT HIS WEEKLY APPOINTMENT WITH THE PILGRIMS. HE WAS LOUDLY APPLAUDED WHEN HE TOLD THEM: "THE GOOD HEALTH WHICH THREATENED FOR A MOMENT TO LEAVE, IS RETURNING." THE 81-YEAR-OLD PONTIFF'S APPEARANCE LASTED SEVEN MINUTES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3GWIQMZL0F0CM1G8HD57F6PP6
    Media URN:
    VLVA3GWIQMZL0F0CM1G8HD57F6PP6
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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