Various shots of the consecration of the new Bishop of Malaya.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
Newsreel item. Title reads: "First Malayan Bishop".
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
MS Procession arriving at the cathedral. CU First Malayan Bishop Dominic Aloysius Vendargon (formerly Roman Catholic of Kuala Lumpur) arrives for his consecration ceremony at the new St John's Cathedral at Bukit Nanas. LS Procession walking through crowd inside cathedral. CU Back view of bishops at altar. Various shots of bishops. LS Congregation from altar. MS Archbishop Olocomendy of Malacca conducting ceremony. CU Bishop's hands blessing congregation. LS Congregation. MS Archbishop of Malacca conducting ceremony. LS Olocomendy at the high altar. CU Vendargon reading from text. CU Two choirboys. Various shots of the ceremony of dedication. LS Bishop receiving mitre. (2 shots). LS New Bishop blessing congregation.
Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 10/10/1995. British commentary.