• Short Summary

    POPE PAUL ARRIVE AT HIS HILLSIDE VILLA AT CASTELGANDOLFO ON THURSDAY (10 JULY) FOR HIS YEARLY SUMMER RETREAT, AND TOLD A WELCOMING CROWD THAT HE GREATLY NEEDED REST.

  • Description

    POPE PAUL ARRIVE AT HIS HILLSIDE VILLA AT CASTELGANDOLFO ON THURSDAY (10 JULY) FOR HIS YEARLY SUMMER RETREAT, AND TOLD A WELCOMING CROWD THAT HE GREATLY NEEDED REST.

    THE 71-YEAR-OLD PONTIFF JOURNEYED IN AN OPEN CAR FROM THE VATICAN, AND CROWDS LINING HIS ROUTE CLAPPED AND CHEERED HIM AS HE PASSED WITH HANDS OUTSTRETCHED IN BLESSING.

    THE POPE WILL BREAK HIS SUMMER RETREAT FOR THREE DAYS ON 31 JULY WHEN HE JOURNEYS TO UGANDA TO CONSECRATE THE ALTAR IN A SANCTUARY BEING BUILT AT NAMUGONGO TO COMMEMORATE A GROUP OF AFRICAN MARTYRS WHOM HE CANONISED EARLIER IN HIS REIGN.

    HE RETURNS TO THE VATICAN FROM CASTELGANDOLFO IN EARLY SEPTEMBER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9X6L5M4OT50PYLUSZ4RZL5RFJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA9X6L5M4OT50PYLUSZ4RZL5RFJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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