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  • Short Summary

    The Pope gives his blessing to the children of Rome.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Rome, Italy.

    LV Pan, Pope Pius XII walks to throne.

    LV GV Children in St. Peter's Square waving.

    LV Across crowd, Pope sitting on throne.

    GV Little girls in white waving flowers.

    CU Pope sitting on throne.

    SV Children in crowd. SV Children in crowd. Little girl holding lily.

    SV Little girl presenting Pope with bunch of foliage.

    CU Vatican Swiss Guard. Two boys walk up to Pope's throne and present him with case.

    LV GV Massed crowds in Square.

    SV Pope blessing children. SV Children with hands clasped in prayer.

    Possibly connected with 49/29 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1528.19
    Media URN:
    59932
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:57:00 / 01:23:44:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 054 F

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