A new archbishop is selected in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa.
Various shots of Chief Priests gathered inside and outside a church at Addis Ababa for the selection of a new archbishop for the 'ancient Coptic church'. Viceroy Rodolfo Grazziani of Italy (Marquess of Neghelli) speaks to a man in the crowd; he is there to show his country's recognition of Abyssinia's chief priest.
After the ceremony the people sing and play drums in a procession to celebrate their new chief priest and their new Italian rulers.