Library shots of Cardinal Hayes in Rome and lying-in-state after his death.
Titles read: "DEATH OF CARDINAL HAYES".
Rome, Italy and New York, United States of America.
Library shots of American Catholic priest, Patrick Joseph Hayes, at his ordination as a Cardinal at St Peter's Cathedral in Rome in 1924. Brief shots of Cardinal Hayes arriving back at New York and going into a cathedral in a procession.
Recent shots of the Cardinal sitting at a desk and looking at papers as commentator tells of his death. Crowds of people stand outside St Patrick's Cathedral and watch the Cardinal's coffin being carried inside.
Followed by several brief mute shots of people filing past the Cardinal, lying-in-state inside the cathedral.