Film showing in cut story and outcuts dedication of the chapel at the Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colo.
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Background: Film showing in cut story and outcuts dedication of the chapel at the Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colo.The cut story is at head of reel.Francis Cardinal Spellman was one of the participants in the ceremony.He is Archbishop of New York.He also celebrated Mass in the Catholic chapel of the all-faith building, which even includes a small shrine for a Buddhist student from Southeast Asia.The many-spired chapel sparked considerable controversy, both in Congress and outside, when designs for it were first revealed.It was objected to by many as too modernistic.But with its completion, most of the controversy has died down.The film shows the dedication ceremonies and Spellman's part in them.