The College of Cardinals arrive in Rome to elect a new Pope after the death of John XXIII.
SV.Cardinal McIntyre coming off plane. CU.Cardinal McIntyre. SV.Cardinal Agagianian, Papal Legate, coming off plane. SV.Cardinal Spellman coming off plane. GV.Massed crowd in St.Peter's Square. SV.Crowd in St.Peter's Square. GV.Crowd in St.Peter's Square pan up to the roof of St.Peter's. SCU.Statues on the roof of St.Peter's. CU.Replica of the three tiered crown above a clock on St.Peter's. GV.Massed crowd in St.Peter's Square. SCU.Cardinal Cicognani getting out of car and walking towards camera. CU.Member of the Noble Guard saluting. GV.Cardinal Tisserant coming through door, he takes off his cloak and hands it to an attendant then camera pans with him as he walks past camera. SV.Cardinal Micara entering room in the Vatican. CU.Cardinal Gracias of India. SV.Cardinal Gracias signing document. CU.The chest of Cardinal Feltin of France, pan up to his face. SV.Cardinal Grente of France. CU.Cardinal Grente looking at document. CU.Monsignor .Montini of Italy praying. GV.Cardinals gathered facing camera with Cardinal Mimmi of Italy in the centre. GV.CU.Elevated: Cardinal Lercaro of Italy addressing the other Cardinals. GV.The Cardinals taking their places to make arrangements for the actual Conclave. SV.Cardinals seated, on the extreme left is Cardinal Spellman of America. CU.Two Cardinals, the one on the left being Spellman. CU.A Cardinal. SV.Another Cardinal. SV.Three Cardinals, who are thought to be Ottaviani, Valeri, Cicognani. GV.SV.Crowds in St.Peter's Square. SV. The clay chimney leading from the Chapel Sistine to the top of the Vatican building through which come the signals of the Sacred College locked in conclave. There is no smoke coming through at the moment. SV.Crowd, one woman with cine camera, and the crowd are pointing. SV.The clay chimney smoking, but it is black smoke. SCU.Two men pointing. SV. Clay chimney with black smoke coming from it. GV.SV.SCU. Crowds waiting. SV.Clay chimney with white smoke coming from it. GV.Crowd waving and cheering.
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