• Short Summary

    Outdoor Roman Catholic mass held in Tripoli.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Eucharistic Congress in Tripoli".

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    Enormous Roman Catholic Mass held outdoors. Cardinal Dolce (sp.?) takes mass in front of large crowd, including Governor Marshal Balbo. Many in crowd appear to be ex-patriot Italians or soldiers from Italian Army. Various shots of little girls dressed as angels. The Italian flag flies over crowd. Various shots of procession through the streets, the Cardinal and the angels stand on float dressed to look like an altar

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    945.29
    Media URN:
    16128
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:32:00 / 01:26:07:00
    Canister:
    37/101

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