The Pope inaugurates a new religious feast by crowning an image of the Madonna.
Vatican City, Rome, Vatican.
SCU. Pan, Pope Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli) being carried on his chair past crowds, & GV. SCU. & STV. & SCU. Pan, Pope being carried on his chair past crowds, making way back to Vatican Palace, & LV. SV. Entering Palace. GV. Pan crowds waving in St. Peter's Square. SV. Pope appearing on balcony of Palace. GV. Crowds cheering. SV. Pope acknowledging cheers. GV. Crowd in front of Palace as Pope begins the blessing. & SV. Alongside, ancient painting of Virgin Mary which has been crowned.