The church bestows its blessing on fishing fleet of 3000 men leaving for 9 months fishing in Newfoundland. France.
No title, paperwork reads - With the church's blessing. 50,000 people at traditional religious ceremony as great fishing fleet with 3000 fishermen leaves for 9 months fishing off banks of Newfoundland. France.
Various shots of the fleet in the dock. M/S of people gathered onboard. M/S of the ceremony conducted by clergyman. M/S of him in robes and mitre.