Members arrive as constituent assembly inaugurates first session since Italian elections. Rome.
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Italian constituent assembly inaugurates its first session since the recent Italian elections. Rome, Italy.
MS Monticitorio in Rome, seat of the Assembly. CU Carabinieri salute delegates with swords. Various shots delegates arriving for the assembly. MS as Signor Alcide de Gaspieri, Italian Prime Minister, raises his hat to crowd and enters the building. LS pan down building showing people arriving. MS as Carabinieri talks to crowd.
Various shots people arriving including Pietro Nenni, Italian Socialist leader raising his hat and entering the building, Socialist Saragat, Communist Palmiro Togliatti, Socialist Guiseppe Joses Romita smiling broadly at camera and getting in car, Francesco Nitti, ex Liberal Cabinet Minister, Socialist Modigliani, and Cingolani and his wife. Various shots inside Chamber of Deputies. Various dark shots of the assembly inside building.