The German President is greeted by the Pope in Rome. Italy.
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President Heuss received by the Pope. Rome, Italy.
GV St. Peter's Square. Various shots of Swiss and Palatine Guards of Honour. Various shots of President arriving by car and being greeted by papal dignitaries. Various shots, including very high angle shot of President reviewing the Guard of Honour. MS President walking through a corridor inside the Vatican. CU Line of papal guards in traditional costume. MS President and Herr von Brentano inside a room in the Vatican. CU Officer of the Swiss guards giving the command to present arms.
CU Large crucifix on wall, pan to antique clock on mantelpiece. CU Pope Pius XII receiving homage from von Brentano and other members of the German delegation. GV German delegation, camera pans up to a portrait of the Pope which hangs over their heads. MS and CU Pope Pius XII's (Eugenio Pacelli) talking to President Heuss and shaking hands. MS and CU German delegation walking, surrounded by the Swiss Guard and led by a group of men in livery. CU Cars passing the camera with St. Peter's in the background.