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  • Short Summary

    Pope Pius XII makes speech from Vatican, his first public appearance since being sick.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material.

    Rome, Italy.

    Pope Pius XII (aka Eugenio Pacelli) makes first appearance since illness. M/S Pope on balcony of Vatican waving and blessing the crowd. L/S enormous crowd. L/S pope on the balcony. Full screen crowd. Italian family in traditional national dress. Various shots large crowds listening to Pope. L/S Pope giving blessing. L/S large crowds dispersing.

    Old records give date as 24/03/1953.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2012.03
    Media URN:
    62358
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:21:00 / 01:07:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 2514 C

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