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  • Short Summary

    The cardinal performs ceremonies before masses gathered in a stadium in Bologna.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Gloria In Excelsis! Cardinal Boggiani - the papal legate - before enormous and devout crowd - inaugurates Eucharistic Congress with great pomp."

    Bologna, Italy

    M/S of a large crowd with flags and standards to the right of camera. The cardinal walks beneath an ornate canopy carried on poles by other churchmen. A large crowd mass in the arena. The Cardinal addresses them from a balcony above, and the vast crowd are shown seated and standing in the arena or stadium. The cardinal performs various religious ceremonies watched by the crowd. He then walks through the crowd making the sign of the cross.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    698.33
    Media URN:
    33369
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:06:00 / 01:51:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1434

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