Pope Pius XII gives his Easter blessing in St. Peter's Rome.
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Title reads: "Il Papa in Piazza San Pietro". Italian Newsreel item.
Rome, Italy. The Pope's Easter Blessing.
CU Several statues in St. Peter's Square. LS Dome of St. Peter's pan down to vast crowd. Elevated shots, officials walking into St. Peters. LS Full screen, vast crowd. MS Pope Pius XII addressing the crowd from balcony. High elevated shot, vast crowd. MS Pope giving blessing. High elevated, vast crowd. CU The Pope's Coat of Arms on banner pan up to Pope. LV Crowd. CU Pope giving blessing.