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    THE REVEREND FATHER BOULOGNE, THE FRENCH PRIEST WHO IS THE WORLD'S SECOND-LONGEST SURVIVING HEART TRANSPLANT PATIENT AFTER DR.

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    THE REVEREND FATHER BOULOGNE, THE FRENCH PRIEST WHO IS THE WORLD'S SECOND-LONGEST SURVIVING HEART TRANSPLANT PATIENT AFTER DR. PHILIP BLAIBERG, YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) CELEBRATED HIS FIRST PUBLIC MASS AT ST. LAURENT CHURCH IN PARIS.

    FATHER BOULOGNE, WHO RECEIVED A NEW HEART IN A TRANSPLANT OPERATION IN PARIS ON THE NIGHT OF MAY 11/12 LAST YEAR, IS ONE OF THE FOUR PATIENTS WHO HAVE SURVIVED HEART TRANSPLANTS IN FRANCE. SIX HAVE DIED.

    SOUTH AFRICAN RETIRED DENTIST DR. BLAIBERG LAST WEEK CELEBRATED THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF HIS OPERATION TOGETHER WITH HIS FAMILY, FRIENDS AND DR. CHRISTIAN BARNARD, THE SURGEON WHO GAVE HIM THE NEW LEASE ON LIFE.

    A LARGE CONGREGATION ATTENDED FATHER BOULOGNE'S MASS YESTERDAY, AND FRENCH TELEVISION VIEWERS WERE ALSO ABLE TO WATCH THE MOVING SERVICE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACBPY9YHNH9D19ZTPYYXB8P2YV
    Media URN:
    VLVACBPY9YHNH9D19ZTPYYXB8P2YV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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