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    St. Peter's, Rome, Italy: GV St. Peter's, Rome. Angle V Ditto, fountain in f-g. LTV Interior of St. Peter's. Angle V Ornate interior. LTV Pope seated on dais. Cardinals lined up on either side of aisle. SV Pope wearing mitre. CU Stained glass window, with dove motif. GTV New Cardinals in file before the Pope. GV Cardinal kneels to kiss foot of Pope. SCU Cardinal rises to kiss Pope on both cheeks. GV Ceremony as Cardinal walks away from dais. GTV Another Cardinal mounts steps towards Pope for hat ceremony. SCU Pope putting hat on Cardinal. GV Hatting ceremony. SCU One Cardinal walks away, another takes his place for hatting ceremony. GTV Ceremony - one Cardinal mounting steps to dais. SBV New Cardinals being congratulated by old. FV Ditto.-Spellman. GV New Cardinals prostrate themselves. CU Cardinal in prayer. SCU Three other Cardinals. GV Prostrate Cardinals. SV Pan Pope borne from cathedral. SCU Pan Ditto. GV Vatican building with crowds around & fountain in f-g. GV Vatican building & crowds. GV Vatican building with many windows, showing car driving up. SV Vatican building, many windows. SV Ditto, with small fountain in f-g. SV Thru posts of fountain with statue on it, as two cars come of archway. SV Cardinal Spellman out of car & up steps. CU Swiss Guard salutes. CU Swiss Guard with feather in hat, salutes. SV Two Pontifical Guards, in bear skins and tight white trousers. SV Three men with white ruffs in lace round neck, past camera. SV to BV Cardinal Spellman past camera, thru doorway. FV Swiss Guards towards with steel helmets and spears. SV Cardinals past camera. SVV Cardinals in cloaks with lace bibs underneath. SCU Pan to BV Another ditto. SCU to CU One Cardinal ditto. SCU Cardinal & Reverend man past camera. SCU Cardinals out of room. SV Cardinal Spellman out of room pan to BV. SCU Cardinals towards. CU Elderly bearded Cardinal past, showing ornate panelling on door. CU Swiss Guard with feather in hat salutes.

    SV Men past Swiss Guard who is at the salute., they enter room, and messenger closes door. SCU 2 Chinese Cardinals towards & past. CU Ornate panelling on door as it closes. SCU Showing head of man and ornate panelling on door. SV Two Swiss Guards thru doorway. CU Cardinal Spellman handshaking man. CU Spellman. SV Spellman shakes hands with a Cardinal, then gets into car. SV Spellman getting into car on far side. CU Spellman in car, door is closed. CU Swiss Guard down steps into car. SV Cars thru doorway. SV Group, American Cardinal, James Francis McIntyre, L.A. California, waiting with friends & Church dignitaries in the North American college. CU McIntyre., seated laughing. LV St. Peter's, Rome. Nearer V Ditto, with fountain in f-g. GV Int. Vatican Swiss Guards towards. SCU Pan One of the old Cardinals entering Vatican to attend a secret consistory. SV Pan Two more bearded Cardinals on way to Vatican. LV Ditto. SCU Ditto. SCU Another ditto.

    SV Cardinal Spellman of New York on way to Vatican. CU Vatican Guard saluting. BV Messengers into room as Guard at door salutes. CU Door being closed showing ornate panelling. Angle V Man standing outside door. GV Messengers sorting out letters for delivery to New Cardinals around Rome. CU Messengers looking at envelopes. CU Cardinal James McIntyre's letter. SV Messenger walks in and hands letter to McIntyre. SCU McIntyre takes letter from messenger & stops to open it. SCU McIntyre's friends looking on. SCU McIntyre opening letter & looking at same. SCU Cardinals Constantini of Rome & Gracais of Bobmay with their letters. SV Cardinal Guiseppi Wendle's friends milling round him. SCU Cardinal Spellman comes into congratulate McIntyre. SCU Cardinal Spellman & McIntyre. GV St. Peter's, Rome.

    Religion and Superstition; Personalities - Religious; Pope Pius XII (1939-58), Ceremonies - Religious; Italian-Abyssinian Conflict



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