• Short Summary

    THE POPE TODAY (SUNDAY) MADE HIS FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE SINCE HE BECAME ILL A WEEK AGO.

  • Description

    THE POPE TODAY (SUNDAY) MADE HIS FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE SINCE HE BECAME ILL A WEEK AGO. HE WENT TO THE OPEN WINDOW OF HIS APARTMENT OVERLOOKING ST. PETER'S SQUARE IN ROME TO GIVE HIS CUSTOMARY SUNDAY BLESSING TO THE CROWD OF ABOUT 30,000 PILGRIMS.

    THE POPE ALSO THANKED THE PEOPLE FOR THEIR INTEREST IN HIS HEALTH.

    IT WAS REVEALED LAST NIGHT THAT POPE PAUL HAS ACUTE INFLAMMATION OF THE BLADDER AND KIDNEY. BUT AN OFFICIAL MEDICAL BULLETIN SAID THERE WAS HOPE HE WOULD RECOVER SOON.

    THE BULLETIN SAID THE 69-YEAR-OLD PONTIFF'S FEVERISH CONDITION OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS HAD BEEN DIAGNOSED AS ACUTE CISTO-PYELITIS.

    THE POPE IS UNDERSTOOD TO HAVE BEEN UNDERGOING MEDICAL TESTS SINCE RETURNING TO THE VATICAN ON WEDNESDAY EVENING (SEPTEMBER 6) FROM HIS SUMMER RESIDENCE AT CASTELGANDOLFO.

    HE HAD WHAT WERE DESCRIBED AS RESTFUL NIGHTS SINCE THEN AND HAD BEEN ABLE TO STUDY AND WORK ON OFFICIAL PAPERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADBSZ63OD4NV7JOIRMBEIB2A77
    Media URN:
    VLVADBSZ63OD4NV7JOIRMBEIB2A77
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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