• Short Summary

    FROM HIS SUMMER HOME AT CASTELGANDOLFO POPE PAUL JOINED THE WORLD'S LEADERS IN CONGRATULATING THE AMERICAN ASTRONAUTS, COOPER AND CONRAD.

  • Description

    FROM HIS SUMMER HOME AT CASTELGANDOLFO POPE PAUL JOINED THE WORLD'S LEADERS IN CONGRATULATING THE AMERICAN ASTRONAUTS, COOPER AND CONRAD.

    PRESIDENT JOHNSON ANNOUNCED TODAY (SUNDAY) THAT THE ASTRONAUTS WOULD BE "SPACE AMBASSADORS" ON A TOUR OF THE WORLD'S CAPITALS. THE OBJECT OF THEIR VISIT WOULD BE TO "DEMONSTRATE AMERICA'S WISH FOR PEACEFUL CO-OPERATION IN SPACE."
    POPE PAUL TODAY VISITED POMEZIA, A SMALL TOWN ABOUT 50 KILOMETRES FROM ROME. BUILT ON FORMER MARSHLAND, THIS "NEW TOWN" HAS DEVELOPED ACCORDING TO CAREFULLY-LAID PLANS. HIS HOLINESS TOLD THE LOCAL WORKERS, AFTER CELEBRATING MASS IN THE PIAZZA, TO KEEP THEIR FAITH AMID THE DIFFICULT TRANSITION FROM AN AGRICULTURAL TO AN INDUSTRIAL ECONOMY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAVVS1HNWOVULH8US47UCM0RM1
    Media URN:
    VLVAVVS1HNWOVULH8US47UCM0RM1
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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