Various shots of Gasperi's campaign for anti-Communist votes and voting in the election
Milan / Naples / Rome, Italy. 1948?
MS Overhead shot of crowd of 100,000 Italians listening to Italy's Premier, Alcide de Gasperi, making a final plea for anti-Communist votes in Milan during the Italian elections campaign.
MS Gasperi speaking.
LS Polling stations
MS Crowds entering polling station.
MS Officials inside the polling station
MS A woman casting her vote
CU Ballot box
MS Hands placing ballot paper into ballot box.
LS Pan over city to domed cathedral (possibly in Florence).
LS Large queues outside a polling station, men voting inside (2 shots).
LS Naples showing Vesuvius in the background.
Ms and LS of voting, large groups of people queue outside, women voting
MS Rome, showing Coliseum in the background, large group waiting to vote.
MS An old woman is carried in to vote.
MS Gasperi placing vote in ballot box (6 shots).
MS Gasperi walking through street surrounded by press photographers and supporters (6 shots).